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.
- Thomas Sullivan Magnum
- Jonathan Quayle Higgins III
- Theodore 'TC' Calvin
- Orville 'Rick' Wright
- Agatha Chumley
Series Fun Facts
- Many of the show's recurring cast members, notably Gillian Dobb, Kathleen Lloyd, Jeff McKay, Lance LeGault and Elisha Cook, Jr originally guest starred on the show playing different characters.
- Aside from his trademark Detroit Tigers cap, Magnum could also be seen wearing a ball cap with the name Da Nang. The name and logo on the cap were those of Da Nang Air Base, a US Military…
[show]Aside from his trademark Detroit Tigers cap, Magnum could also be seen wearing a ball cap with the name Da Nang. The name and logo on the cap were those of Da Nang Air Base, a US Military complex located in Vietnam during the war. TC was frequently depicted wearing a Da Nang ball cap as well.
- Higgin's father, Albert Stanley Higgins, was played by Anthony LaPaglia in #6.19, "Who is Don Louis, and Why Is He Doing These Terrible Things to Me?", which aired in 1986.