Carl Kolchak is the "Night Stalker," a newspaper reporter who investigates strange deaths and unexplained phenomena. He asks the questions that no one else will about the cases the police can't - or won't -- solve. Based loosely on the cult favorite '70s classic, Night Stalker is a mystery/supernatural series starring Stuart Townsend...
Last Episode01x06 The Source (1) Aired: Nov. 10, 2005
Agent Fain reappears on the scene after Kolchak refuses to disclose his source in a seemingly routine story about a drug lord’s death at the …
Series Fun Facts
- Bernard Fain, the FBI agent who harasses Kolchak, has the same first name as the agent (Bernie Jenks) who was friendly with Kolchak in the original 1972 movie.
- Kolchak's wife is named "Irene." This is another homage - in the original series, Darren McGavin's wife Kathie Browne played a police captain named Irene.
- Kolchak's license plate is 197DMG2. This is another homage/in-joke to the original movie - 197_2 (1972) is the year the original Night Stalker movie premiered. And DMG stands for Darren McGavin.