TV Series created by Glen A. Larson
NightMan

After lightning strikes saxophonist Johnny Domino, he finds he is telepathically tuned to the frequency of evil. This gives him an edge for finding the bad guys, and some special classified wearable gear gives him an edge for fighting them. The series was primarily filmed in Vancouver, British Columbia.


One West Waikiki
Syndicated,

1994

| Drama

A medical examiner and a cop team up to solve murder cases in Hawaii.


Automan

Automan followed the adventures of a police officer and computer programmer named Walter Nebicher, who had created an artificially intelligent crime fighting program that generated a hologram able to leave the computer world and enter reality to help fight crime.


Manimal

Jonathan Chase is a British college professor at New York University who had the unusual ability to transform into any kind of animal. He uses his powers to battle crime alongside officer Brooke and Vietnam-war pal Ty.


Knight Rider (1982)
NBC,

1982

| Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Rating: 3.5/5

The adventures of Michael Knight and his incredible super-car K.I.T.T., Knight Industries 2000. Selected by a dying billionaire, Wilton Knight, Michael now works for the Foundation for Law and Government with the job of rooting out evil that is above the law, with only his trusty car!


The Fall Guy

A Hollywood stunt man moonlights as a bounty hunter, using his skills to capture the criminals.


Magnum, PI
CBS,

1980

| Drama, Action, Adventure
Rating: 4/5

Former Naval Intelligence officer Thomas Magnum resigns his commission to become a private investigator on the north shore of Oahu, Hawaii. He lands a home in the guest house on the estate of millionaire author Robin Masters in exchange for testing the estate's security, but is forced to work under the strict and ever watchful eye of Jonathan Higgins, a former British Army soldier.


Galactica 1980

Only the first three episodes of the series, comprising the pilot movie, feature a title sequence beginning with "Galactica 1980". The remaining episodes begin by calling the show "Battlestar Galactica", as if this were the second season of the original show.


Buck Rogers in the 25th Century
NBC,

1979

| Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Rating: 3/5

In the year 1987, NASA launched the last of America's deep space probes. Aboard this compact starship a lone astronaut, Captain William "Buck" Rogers, was to experience cosmic forces beyond all comprehension.


B.J. and the Bear

A trucker and his pet chimp travel the highways of America, getting into various adventures and misadventures along the way.


Battlestar Galactica (1978)
ABC,

1978

| Drama, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

The last major Colonial fighter carrier leads a makeshift fleet of human refugees on a desperate search for the legendary planet Earth.


The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries
ABC,

1977

| Drama, Mystery

The late 1970's adaptation of the Hardy Boys and Nancy Drew mystery books.


Quincy, M.E.
NBC,

1976

| Drama, Mystery, Medical
Rating: 4/5

R. Quincy is a medical examiner for Los Angeles County. Each week he'd get drawn into some kind of medical mystery that only someone with his bulldog determination and skills as a coroner could solve.


Switch
CBS,

1975

| Crime, Drama

An ex con-man and a former cop fight swindlers.


Alias Smith and Jones

Hannibal Heyes and Kid Curry, two successful and popular outlaw cousins in the old West, decide it's time to go straight. The problem is that the governor just can't give them amnesty right away, they have to prove that they deserve it. And in the meantime they will still be wanted. Hunting them is everybody, from sheriffs to bounty hunters, to posses and ordinary people. Hannibal Heyes/Joshua Smith is the thinker, the poker player and the optimist, while Kid Curry/Thaddeus Jones is the quick-drawing worrier who sometimes is a bit slow. Together they are Smith and Jones... Other regular characters include "Big Mac" McCreedy, a wealthy ranch owner, who's feuding with his next door neighbour, senor Armendariz. Harry Briscoe is an agent with Bannerman detective agency, who's perhaps not the brightest man around. Clementine Hale is a woman with an enormous zest for life. She owns the only picture of Heyes and the Kid and often uses it to get them to get her out of trouble.