Tony Baretta was a single cop, who lived in run-down hotel called the King Edward together with his pet cockatoo named Fred. He was the master of disguise, and use this ability to infiltrate gangs.
Last Episode04x24 The Bundle Aired: May. 18, 1978
Two actresses, one of whom is Rooster's cousin, are in fear for their lives after a murder allows them to make off with $50,000 in stolen mo …
Series Fun Facts
- After personal conflictions with the star Robert Blake on the set, co-star Dana Elcar was replaced by Edward Grover when the series returned for its second season.
- Baretta had a pet white Cockatoo named Fred. One of Fred's favourite lines was "Abandon ship! Abandon ship!"
- The theme song "Keep Your Eye On The Sparrow" was initially instrumental. In later seasons lyrics were added that were sung by Sammy Davis, Jr.