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 ever watchful eye of Jonathan Higgins who has control of two dogs Zeus and Apollo.
Last Episode08x13 Resolutions (Part 2) Aired: May. 01, 1988
Magnum continues his search for Linda's attacker---and his daughter Lily; T.C. has a surprise visitor at the airport.
Series Fun Facts
- The multicolored helicopter used by Magnum's war buddy T. C. for his Island Hopper charter service was a Hughes 500. This is a commercial variant of the Hughes OH-6 Cayuse developed for the…
[show]The multicolored helicopter used by Magnum's war buddy T. C. for his Island Hopper charter service was a Hughes 500. This is a commercial variant of the Hughes OH-6 Cayuse developed for the U. S. military. Several different helicopters were actually used during the run of the series including both D series (T-tail) and C series (Y-tail) varients.
- Higgins's full name is Jonathan Quayle Higgins III.
- The episodes featuring visiting St Louis Detective Luther Gillis were unsuccessful attempts to sell a new TV series based on the character.