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Shaft (1973–1974)

TV Series | 73 min | Action, Crime, Drama

Based on the movies of the same name, John Shaft is a two-fisted black private eye along the lines of Mike Hammer and Phillip Marlowe. Each week presents a different case and a different crime to solve.See moreBased on the movies of the same name, John Shaft is a two-fisted black private eye along the lines of Mike Hammer and Phillip Marlowe. Each week presents a different case and a different crime to solve. Written by Afterburner See less
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Updated Oct 9, 1973

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Oct 9, 1973 (United States)

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Richard Roundtree
John Shaft John Shaft   See fewer
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Eddie Barth
Lt. Al Rossi Lt. Al Rossi   See fewer
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Judie Stein
Laura Parks Laura Parks   See fewer
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Paul Burke
Elliot Williamson Elliot Williamson   See fewer
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Robert Culp
Marshall Cunningham Marshall Cunningham   See fewer
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Ja'net DuBois
Diana Richie Diana Richie   See fewer
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Howard Duff
Tom Oliver Tom Oliver   See fewer
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Clu Gulager
Richard Quayle Richard Quayle   See fewer
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Don Knight
J.L. Teague J.L. Teague   See fewer
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George Maharis
Wally Doyle Wally Doyle   See fewer
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Karen Carlson
Nancy Williamson Nancy Williamson   See fewer
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Leonard Frey
Kyle Bruckner Kyle Bruckner   See fewer
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Richard Jaeckel
Det. Sgt. Lew Turner Det. Sgt. Lew Turner   See fewer
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Percy Rodrigues
Marcus Lowell Marcus Lowell   See fewer
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Fionnula Flanagan
Louise Quayle Louise Quayle   See fewer
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David Hedison
Gil Kirkwood Gil Kirkwood   See fewer
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James A. Watson Jr.
Off. Charles Tyler Off. Charles Tyler   See fewer
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Michael Ansara
Sergeant Duff Sergeant Duff   See fewer
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Nicolas Beauvy
Matthew Potter Matthew Potter   See fewer
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Kaz Garas
Gerald Felk Gerald Felk   See fewer
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Judy Pace
Ann Lowell Ann Lowell   See fewer
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Cathy Lee Crosby
Joanna Kirkwood Joanna Kirkwood   See fewer
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Richard Schaal
Tom Donegan Tom Donegan   See fewer
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Rafael Campos
Juan Otero Juan Otero   See fewer
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Anthony Geary
David Oliver David Oliver   See fewer
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Michael Pataki
Sonny Bruckner Sonny Bruckner   See fewer
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Robert Phillips
Harry Praeger Harry Praeger   See fewer
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Mills Watson
Henry Kassner Henry Kassner   See fewer
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Henry Beckman
Stanley Hollister Stanley Hollister   See fewer
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Noah Keen
Charles Dawson Charles Dawson   See fewer
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Don Matheson
Paul Hanson Paul Hanson   See fewer
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Timothy Scott
Hayden Hayden   See fewer
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Bert Freed
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Kim Hamilton
Marcia Tyler Marcia Tyler   See fewer
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Joe Warfield
Gerald Wallace Gerald Wallace   See fewer
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Tony Curtis
Clifford Grayson Clifford Grayson   See fewer
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Dean Jagger
Judge McCormick Judge McCormick   See fewer
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Ron Soble
Archie McGill Archie McGill   See fewer
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Sheldon Allman
Frank Higget Frank Higget   See fewer
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Arthur O'Connell
Frank Lucas Frank Lucas   See fewer
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Nicky Blair
Charles Harris Charles Harris   See fewer
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Frank Marth
Sheriff Bradley Sheriff Bradley   See fewer
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Jared Martin
Victor Perrine Victor Perrine   See fewer
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June Dayton
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John Garwood
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Darren McGavin
Capt. Brian Brewster Capt. Brian Brewster   See fewer
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Val Avery
Captain Rigano Captain Rigano   See fewer
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Charles Boyd
Gordon Dana Gordon Dana   See fewer
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Philip Kenneally
Deputy Walter Deputy Walter   See fewer
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Eugene Elman
Dr. Meyer Dr. Meyer   See fewer
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Maurice Hill
Walter Anderson Walter Anderson   See fewer
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Vito Scotti
Charley Charley   See fewer
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Paula Shaw
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Mitzi Hoag
Helen Rossi Helen Rossi   See fewer
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Bookie Bookie   See fewer
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Louis Guss
Jack Benjamin Jack Benjamin   See fewer
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Stan Burgess Stan Burgess   See fewer
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Dr. Helen Connors Dr. Helen Connors   See fewer
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Marks Marks   See fewer
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Debbie Debbie   See fewer
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Cargill Cargill   See fewer
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Jacque Lynn Colton
Selma Thomas Selma Thomas   See fewer
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Richard Stahl
Potter Potter   See fewer
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Sister Elizabeth Sister Elizabeth   See fewer
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Jane Cunningham Jane Cunningham   See fewer
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Judge Graves Judge Graves   See fewer
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Judge Weinberg Judge Weinberg   See fewer
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Iggie Iggie   See fewer
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Numbers (uncredited) Numbers (uncredited)   See fewer
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Higget's Bodyguard (uncredited) Higget's Bodyguard (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gunther (uncredited) Gunther (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.7 / 10 | 183 votes