Jake and the Fatman/Happy Days Are Here Again

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Happy Days Are Here Again
Season 1, Episode 1
Airdate September 26, 1987
Production Number 8701
Written by Tom Lazarus
Directed by E.W. Swackhamer
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Happy Days Are Here Again is the first episode of the first season of Jake and the Fatman, and the first episode overall.

Guest Stars: John Rubinstein (Brent Moore), Robert Reed (Kyle Williams), Bridget Hanley, Clare Wren, Jane Badler (Shelly), Elizabeth Swackhamer (Claire), J. Jay Saunders (Lieutenant), Warren Stanhope (Judge), Anthony Winters (Uniform), Mae E. Campbell (Clerk)


Plot Overview

A worker on a political campaign who was having an affair with the candidate is slain, and the candidate blackmailed, and Jake suspects another campaign worker of the crimes.


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The Show

Behind the Scenes

Allusions and References

Memorable Moments



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