Psych follows Shawn Spencer who has developed a keen eye for detail after being instructed by his police officer father to note even the most minute details of his surroundings. After Shawn calls in a tip on a crime to the police, he is accused of committing the crime. To try to clear his name, Shawn convinces the police that he is a psychic.
Series Fun Facts
- Inspired by how Steve Franks' father, who was a Los Angeles Police officer, would teach him how to be observant.
- In S3 Ep16, the Starsky and Hutch Gran Torino can be seen briefly at the drive-in movie theater towards the end of the episode.
- In an early episode people tell Gus he looks like Bud from The Cosby Show, and in a later episode we meet Gus' mother who is played by Phylicia Rashad, who played Clair Huxtable on The Cosby Show.