THE DEVLIN CONNECTION "Claudine" (TV episode)

12/11/1982. Saturday, 10 pm. 1 hour.
NBC. Season 1 of 1. Episode 10 of 12.
Detective drama.
Code: DCC 12/1982

SERIES PLOT

Brian Devlin, retired PI, now head of LA Cultural Arts Center, ends up helping his long-lost son Nick Corsello, aspiring PI, with his cases.

EPISODE PLOT

Nick needs Brian's help when he's framed for murder.

CREDITS

Writer: John Wilder.
Director: Lee H. Katzin.

REGULAR CAST

Rock Hudson as Brian Devlin
Jack Scalia as Nick Corsello.

GUEST CAST

Juliet Prowse
Albert Popwell
Lew Ayres.
Jonathan Banks as Police Sgt. John Palmer. Listed 5th of 17 guests.

CHARACTER

Palmer is a little rough, defensive, and sarcastic. Good business includes the attitude-laden walk and the way he checks out the bust of Nefertiti that a tourist is photographing.

LINES

"I don't know as I'd be so quick to claim a kid who grew up without being able to tell the difference between boys and girls."

LOCATION

JB’s scene filmed at the Los Angeles County Art Museum, south stairs.

SCREEN TIME

1 minute, 20 seconds in 1 scene, halfway through episode.

WORKED WITH

Jack Scalia (SHO 4/1994; DB 1/1997; FUP 4/1997, episode 13)