Kojak

  • 1973
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

Viewers were suckers for the tenacious, lollipop-loving bald Manhattan detective who had been introduced in the acclaimed 1973 TV-movie `The Marcus-Nelson Murders.' Filmed in New York, the series was gritty and authentic in its portrayal of cops and crime. Still charismatic and unconventional, with his cynicism and `Who loves ya, baby?' catchphrase intact,...read more

Season 4, Episode 5 A Need to Know

First Aired: October 24, 1976

A Federal agency demands the release of a foreign-embassy employee charged with child molestation. Kojak: Telly Savalas. Karl Detrow: Hector Elizondo. McNeil: Dan Frazer. Donald Mosher: Al Freeman Jr. Crocker: Kevin Dobson. Thomas Ryan: Jess Osuna. Stavros: George Savalas.

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  • Premiered: October 24, 1973
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: Viewers were suckers for the tenacious, lollipop-loving bald Manhattan detective who had been introduced in the acclaimed 1973 TV-movie `The Marcus-Nelson Murders.' Filmed in New York, the series was gritty and authentic in its portrayal of cops and crime.… (more)

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