21 Jump Street is about a group of under-age looking cops who go undercover at high schools to catch young criminals before they become older, more dangerous criminals. In later seasons, the team went less and less undercover on high schools, and the plots focused more on the cops' personal lives.
Last Episode05x22 Second Chances Aired: Apr. 27, 1991
Hoffs and Mac investigate a car theft ring with the prime suspect being one of Hoffs students.
21 Jump Street: Season 5, Episode #21 - A Bad Day at Blackburn
Jump Street investigates the murder of a popular high school teacher; the death of a friend causes Fuller to…
21 Jump Street: Season 5, Episode #14 - Baby Blues
Joey tries to help a drug addict reunite with her seriously ill infant.
Series Fun Facts
- Johnny Depp had always been Patrick Hasburgh's first choice to play Tom Hanson but Depp turned the role down. Jeff Yagher was then cast as Hanson and filming for the pilot began. But Fox was…
[show]Johnny Depp had always been Patrick Hasburgh's first choice to play Tom Hanson but Depp turned the role down. Jeff Yagher was then cast as Hanson and filming for the pilot began. But Fox was unhappy with his performance and halted production after three weeks. Fox wanted Josh Brolin for the role but Hasburgh wanted to offer the role to Depp again. This time Depp accepted the role and Yagher's scenes were re-shot.
- Holly Robinson Peete was the only cast member to stay with the show throughout its entire run.
- Johnny Depp often wore a tube sock in his pants as a joke during the filming of this show.