Burke's Law (1963)
Amos Burke is the millionaire captain of homicide in the Beverly Hills police department. He is a suave playboy and a good policeman. He solves the mystery of "who killed..." with charm, wit, and a pretty girl on his arm, and a list of "Burke's laws." Later the show changed gears in its third season when they had Burke leave the police department and bcome a secret agent.
Last Episode02x32 Who Killed the Card? Aired: May. 05, 1965
The head of a greeting card firm was killed, but not by the arrow protruding from his body. It was slow, methodical arsenic poisoning. His flirtatious …
Series Fun Facts
- Both Gene Barry and Gary Conway were accomplished violinists.
- Burke's street address is 109 North Milbourne.
- For the show's final season in 1965-66, the format was completely changed in order to capitalize on the popularity of spy shows like "The Man from U.N.C.L.E." (1964) and Amos Burke himself…
[show]For the show's final season in 1965-66, the format was completely changed in order to capitalize on the popularity of spy shows like "The Man from U.N.C.L.E." (1964) and Amos Burke himself became a secret agent. The title of the series was changed accordingly, but the new format proved unpopular and the show was cancelled.
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