Richard Diamond, Private Detective

  • 1959
  • 4 Seasons
  • crime drama

An above-average PI series with David Janssen at his sullen best as the shamus. Perhaps the show's best mystery involved his sexy answering-service girl Sam, whose face was never seen, just her shapely legs. Readers of TV Guide learned the answer in 1959 when it was revealed that it was Mary Tyler Moore who provided the sultry voice. The series was reti (more…)

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Season 4, Episode 14 Dead to the World

Helen Lear (Geraldine Brooks) wants Diamond to prove that her uncle's death wasn't an accident. Diamond: David Janssen. Sutro: Robert Lowery. Alden: Richard Devon. Angel: Allison Hayes. Big Otto: Bill Edmonson. Klein: Sam Flint. Quint: John Cliff.

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