Rough and rotund Frank Cannon was (in one sense) the biggest TV detective of the '70s. The L.A. PI was no `Hollywood god,' conceded his portrayer, William Conrad. But he cared and it showed. `Cannon' was a staple of producer Quinn Martin's detective stable for five seasons. It was up for a Best Drama Emmy in '73, and Conrad was nominated for Best Drama (more…)
First Aired: March 5, 1975
Cannon tracks a wealthy woman who fled first from her husband, and then from her boyfriend, who committed murder. Linda Merrick: Barbara Rush. Paul Merrick: Russell Johnson. Cannon: William Conrad. Steve Danton: Vic Mohica.