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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
David Birney ...  Officer Frank Serpico 16 episodes, 1976-1977
Tom Atkins ...  Lt. Tom Sullivan 16 episodes, 1976-1977
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Frank Serpico was a maverick New York City detective who, after turning in a large number of "bad" cops and later being shot in the face, often went undercover to expose corruption in the city. The scruffy-looking, long-haired officer used unorthodox means to get results, and reported to Lieutenant Sullivan. Written by Marty McKee <mmckee@wkio.com>

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Drama | Crime

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 April 1976 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA

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Paramount Television See more »
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Runtime:

(15 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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