Jake And The Fatman

Jake And The Fatman (1987)

Jake Styles is a special investigator, working hand in glove with prosecutor, J.L. McCabe, otherwise known as the Fatman. Together they make a formidable team against the lowlife of LA. This series first screened in 1987 - and it was one of the few where the lead character was required to stay large.

William Conrad, Joe Penny, Alan Campbell.

Series, 1987, Crime, Drama


Jake And The Fatman - TV Showtimes

Wednesday, January 26

9:30am

Jake And The Fatman ‘Babyface’

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Jake And The Fatman

'Babyface'

10 Bold, 9:30am, Wed, 26 Jan 2022, 60 minutes

REPEAT

A spoilt rich kid demonstrates a streak of family ruthlessness when she colludes at her own abduction and then adds murder to her list of crimes.

William Conrad, Joe Penny

Series, 1988, United States, English, Drama, Crime, Season 1 Episode 19


3:30pm

Jake And The Fatman ‘Blues In The Night’

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Jake And The Fatman

'Blues In The Night'

10 Bold, 3:30pm, Wed, 26 Jan 2022, 60 minutes

REPEAT

A friend of McCabe's identical twin sister is a professional criminal who is able to use her sibling's friendship with the prosecutor to her advantage.

William Conrad, Joe Penny, Alan Campbell.

Series, 1988, United States, English, Drama, Crime, Season 1 Episode 20


Thursday, January 27

5:00am

Jake And The Fatman ‘Blues In The Night’

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Jake And The Fatman

'Blues In The Night'

10 Bold, 5:00am, Thu, 27 Jan 2022, 60 minutes

REPEAT

A friend of McCabe's identical twin sister is a professional criminal who is able to use her sibling's friendship with the prosecutor to her advantage.

William Conrad, Joe Penny, Alan Campbell.

Series, 1988, United States, English, Drama, Crime, Season 1 Episode 20


9:30am

Jake And The Fatman ‘Blues In The Night’

10 Bold

Jake And The Fatman

'Blues In The Night'

10 Bold, 9:30am, Thu, 27 Jan 2022, 60 minutes

REPEAT

A friend of McCabe's identical twin sister is a professional criminal who is able to use her sibling's friendship with the prosecutor to her advantage.

William Conrad, Joe Penny, Alan Campbell.

Series, 1988, United States, English, Drama, Crime, Season 1 Episode 20


3:30pm

Jake And The Fatman ‘How Long Has This Thing Been Going On?’

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Jake And The Fatman

'How Long Has This Thing Been Going On?'

10 Bold, 3:30pm, Thu, 27 Jan 2022, 60 minutes

REPEAT

When a woman is caught out by her husband in an affair with a priest, she is forced to come forward. But given that in any divorce settlement, she would get the lion's share, her husband decides to take the direct route to her money by killing her, and framing the priest, who happens to be a friend of Jake's. So Jake pulls out all the stops to clear his friend.

William Conrad, Joe Penny

Series, 1988, United States, English, Drama, Crime, Season 1 Episode 21


Friday, January 28

9:30am

Jake And The Fatman ‘How Long Has This Thing Been Going On?’

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Jake And The Fatman

'How Long Has This Thing Been Going On?'

10 Bold, 9:30am, Fri, 28 Jan 2022, 60 minutes

REPEAT

When a woman is caught out by her husband in an affair with a priest, she is forced to come forward. But given that in any divorce settlement, she would get the lion's share, her husband decides to take the direct route to her money by killing her, and framing the priest, who happens to be a friend of Jake's. So Jake pulls out all the stops to clear his friend.

William Conrad, Joe Penny

Series, 1988, United States, English, Drama, Crime, Season 1 Episode 21


2:30pm

Jake And The Fatman ‘Wish You Were Here - Part 1’

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Jake And The Fatman

'Wish You Were Here - Part 1'

10 Bold, 2:30pm, Fri, 28 Jan 2022, 120 minutes

REPEAT

When Jake goes to Hawaii to catch up with an old mate, he arrives to discover that his friend has been murdered and he is being investigated for the crime.

William Conrad, Joe Penny, Alan Campbell.

Series, 1989, United States, English, Drama, Crime, Season 2 Episode 1


Saturday, January 29

11:00am

Jake And The Fatman ‘Wish You Were Here - Part 1’

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Jake And The Fatman

'Wish You Were Here - Part 1'

10 Bold, 11:00am, Sat, 29 Jan 2022, 120 minutes

REPEAT

When Jake goes to Hawaii to catch up with an old mate, he arrives to discover that his friend has been murdered and he is being investigated for the crime.

William Conrad, Joe Penny, Alan Campbell.

Series, 1989, United States, English, Drama, Crime, Season 2 Episode 1


Monday, January 31

3:30pm

Jake And The Fatman ‘I Guess I'll Have To Change My Plans’

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Jake And The Fatman

'I Guess I'll Have To Change My Plans'

10 Bold, 3:30pm, Mon, 31 Jan 2022, 60 minutes

REPEAT

McCabe suspects a former cop turned crime writer of committing murder to get a story.

William Conrad, Joe Penny, Alan Campbell.

Series, 1988, United States, English, Drama, Crime, Season 1 Episode 22


Tuesday, February 1

3:30pm

Jake And The Fatman ‘Rhapsody In Blue’

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Jake And The Fatman

'Rhapsody In Blue'

10 Bold, 3:30pm, Tue, 1 Feb 2022, 60 minutes

REPEAT

McCabe discovers that in some corporate circles, murder is as good a promotion strategy as any.

William Conrad, Joe Penny

Series, 1988, United States, English, Drama, Crime, Season 1 Episode 23


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