TV Series | TV-PG | | Comedy, Crime
Sight gags and non-sequiturs dominate this spoof of police dramas. The six episodes formed the basis for the very successful "Naked Gun" film franchise.
The only three cast members to be in all six episodes and The Naked Gun film franchise, were Leslie Nielsen, Ed Williams, and Tiny Ron.
Det. Frank Drebin:
Various: Yes, I know.
Rex Hamilton appeared in the opening credits portraying Abraham Lincoln but he never appeared in any of the episodes.
When initially broadcast, the first episode included a scene with Drebin walking past a homemade banner saying "Hello to Howard, Frank, and Dandy Don" - a la Monday Night Football, another ABC program. The banner is not on the video or syndicated versions.
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