Thomas Banacek is a clever and well-to-do insurance investigator living in Boston. He makes good money by solving the most intricate and unusual mysteries, and is very proud of his Polish heritage. His contacts include his street-smart chauffeur Jay and bookstore owner Felix.
Last Episode02x08 Now You See Me, Now You Don't Aired: Mar. 12, 1974
Banacek assists the daughter of a stage magician, suspected of grand larceny, who disappeared during his act- for real.
Series Fun Facts
- Banacek picks on Boston Insurance the most because their building was built on the site where he was born and raised.
- The cigars Banacek smoked were actually George Peppard's private stock of panatelas from Club 21 in New York (they were the same cigars he smoked as Hannibal Smith in The A-Team).
- The classic car used in the series is a 1942 Packard 180 with a Victoria body by Darrin.