TV Series | TV-PG | | Comedy, Crime, Mystery
A novice sleuth is hired by the police after he cons them into thinking he has psychic powers which help solve crimes. With the assistance of his reluctant best friend, the duo take on a series of complicated cases.
To add tropical warmth to the show, lots of greenery is added to the scenes, and the show employs a large greenery department to handle it.
Besides, this is a real-life television studio, Gus. What could be better?
Burton 'Gus' Guster: Eating my breakfast. I was having a poached egg with hollandaise sauce on an English muffin.
Shawn Spencer: Look, we'll solve it up quick. You'll be home in no time.
Shawn Spencer: Hello? Dame Judi Dench ...
Shawn often undertakes actions which would result in evidence and investigation being compromised. Since he has never been a police officer, these actions could result in cases being dropped or overturned upon appeal. There is no way that the Santa Barbara DA would allow Shawn to perform the actions that he does.
Each time a guest performer sings the theme song, they sing the entire song as opposed the shorter version in normal episodes.