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77 Sunset Strip (ABC 1958-1964 with Efrem Zimbalist Jr and Edd Byrnes)

USA / ABC – Warner / 205×60 minute episodes / Broadcast 1958-1964

Creator: Roy Huggins / Music: Mack David, Jerry Livingston

Crime based comedy drama series. Cases of cool private investigators Stu Bailey and Jeff Spencer, later joining them in the business was their one time car park attendant ‘Kookie’.

The title came from the fact that that was where the boys office was located.

cast
EFREM ZIMBALIST JR as Stuart Bailey
ROGER SMITH as Jeff Spencer (1958-63)
EDD BYRNES as Gerald Lloyd Kookson III (aka Kookie) (1958-63)
LOUIS QUINN as Roscoe (1958-63)
JACQUELINE BEER as Suzanne Fabray (1958-63)
BYRON KEITH as Lt Gilmore (1959-63)
RICHARD LONG as Rex Randolph (1960-61)
ROBERT LOGAN as J.R. Hale (1961-63)
JOAN STALEY as Hannah (1963-64)