Type
Scripted
Premiered
Mar. 04, 1982
Status
Canceled/Ended
Runtime
30 min.
Country
USA
Network
ABC TV Network
Genre
Police Squad! tv show photo

Police Squad!

Police Squad occurs in a strange universe where everything is taken literally (when a name "rings a bell" we hear bells go off everytime someone mentions it).

Police Squad! - 01x06 Testimony of Evil (Dead Men Don't Laugh) Screenshot
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01x06 Testimony of Evil (Dead Men Don… Aired: Jul. 08, 1982

A comedian goes off the road and Police Squad! suspects foul play. Frank takes his place as stand-up comedian at the same club and soon discovers …

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Canceled/Ended
The show had 1 season and 6 episodes air in 1982.

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Series Fun Facts

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  • ABC wanted the show to have a laugh track, but Jim Abrahams, Jerry Zucker, and David Zucker wouldn't give in.
  • According to an interview with Jerry Zucker, David Zucker and Jim Abrahams on the Nerdist podcast, the original choice for Frank Drebin was Robert Stack, but he turned it down. Leslie Nielsen
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    According to an interview with Jerry Zucker, David Zucker and Jim Abrahams on the Nerdist podcast, the original choice for Frank Drebin was Robert Stack, but he turned it down. Leslie Nielsen was their second choice.
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  • After the success of the "Naked Gun!" movies, both Comedy Central and CBS-TV, and not ABC-TV, re-aired all six episodes of this series in the summer of 1991. Producers wanted to include the
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    After the success of the "Naked Gun!" movies, both Comedy Central and CBS-TV, and not ABC-TV, re-aired all six episodes of this series in the summer of 1991. Producers wanted to include the John Belushi "guest star" appearance in the rerun of the "Testimony of Evil", which had been cut from the episode due to Belushi's death in 1982. The footage could not be located, and is now presumed to have been lost or destroyed.
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