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Rush Hour (CBS 2016, Jon Foo, Justin Hires)

Rush Hour

Rush Hour, a reimagining of the hit feature film franchise, is a buddy-cop drama about a maverick LAPD detective and a by-the-book detective from Hong Kong who knock heads when they are forced to partner together.

Detective Lee (Jon Foo) is a reserved, honorable master martial artist with lightning-fast moves who comes to L.A. to avenge his sister’s alleged death and learn more about her connection to a Chinese organized crime ring. Detective Carter (Justin Hires), on the other hand, is a wisecracking cop who plays by his own rules and has never wanted a partner.

As exasperated as Carter’s boss, Captain Cole (Golden Globe and Emmy Award nominee Wendie Malick), gets with him, she knows he’s a brilliant detective who gets results. Attempting to help the two get along is Sergeant Didi Diaz (Aimee Garcia), Carter’s friend and former partner who doesn’t hesitate to call him out on his antics. But even as cultures clash and tempers flare, Carter and Lee can’t deny they make a formidable team, and grudgingly admit that sometimes an unlikely pairing makes for a great partnership.

cast
Jon Foo as Lee
Justin Hires as Carter
Aimee Garcia as Didi Diaz
Page Kennedy as Gerald
Wendie Malick as Lindsay Cole

key behind the scenes crew
Arthur Sarkissian as Executive Producer
Bill Lawrence as Creator/Executive Producer
Blake McCormick as Creator/Executive Producer
Brett Ratner as Executive Producer
Jeff Ingold as Executive Producer
Jon Turteltaub as Executive Producer/ Director of Pilot
Steve Franks as Executive Producer

show type
crime drama

broadcast from
3/31/2016 – 8/20/2016
1 season with 13 episodes in total

network and production companies
CBS – Doozer Productions – Warner Bros. Television





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