T.J. Hooker

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Sarah Palin Takes on Shatner on Tonight Show

Sarah Palin and William Shatner

Sarah Palin made a surprise stop on her book tour, popping up on The Tonight Show Friday after William Shatner performed one of his dramatic readings from the former governor's new book, Going Rogue: An American Life.

"I think Bill did a great job," said Palin as Shatner's bongo accompaniment died down. "I think it's only appropriate that I read a few choice excerpts from Mr. Shatner's autobiography, Up Till Now."

Sarah Palin takes aim at "badgering" Katie Couric in memoir

Palin read excerpts about Star Trek, T.J. Hooker and even Johnny Carson.

"As I finished 'Mr. Tambourine Man,'" Palin read... read more

Honey, I Shrunk T.J. Hooker and Blair Warner!

Sony is retooling episodes from its classic television library into 3-1/2 to 5-minute "minisodes" which will initially be available on the company's web-based Minisode Network launching this summer on MySpace. Thus far, Reuters reports, more than 300 minisodes — each one condensing but covering a complete story arc from within the full-length episode — have been produced from such shows as T.J. Hooker, Charlie's Angels, Facts of Life and Fantasy Island (as if Tattoo could get much smaller). read more

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Premiered: September 25, 1985, on CBS
Rating: TV-PG
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Premise: `Star Trek' icon William Shatner played veteran cop T.J. Hooker, a uniformed patrol officer who provided guidance for younger cops. The series moved from ABC to CBS in the fall of 1985, where the Eye Network ran new episodes for one season and late-night repeats for another.

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