With the release of my new whodunit Nursing a Grudge starring geriatric amateur sleuth Earl Walker, this blog is featuring senior citizen detective shows the next several weeks ...
Crazy Like a Fox (CBS, 1984-1986) starred Jack Warden as free-spirited private detective Harry Fox. Co-star John Rubinstein as played his son Harrison, a high-strung attorney frequently dragged into his father's cases. Crazy Like a Fox aired a total of 35 episodes.
The series was followed in 1987 by the TV movie Still Crazy Like a Fox, where the Foxes found themselves stirring up trouble in London. Monty Python's Graham Chapman guest-starred as Detective Inspector Palmer in one of his last roles before his death in 1989.
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