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Bakersfield P.D. is a short-lived American television comedy series that aired on the Fox network in 1993-94.

The show was based in the police department of the city of Bakersfield, California. It was shot with naturalistic lighting and without a laugh track. Fox canceled the show after one season, citing low ratings.

The cable channel Trio reran the show under its "Brilliant But Cancelled" umbrella.

Series Cast

  1. Ron Eldard

    Ron Eldard

    Detective Wade Preston

    17 Episodes

  2. Tony Plana

    Tony Plana

    17 Episodes

  3. Brian Doyle-Murray

    Brian Doyle-Murray

    17 Episodes

  4. Chris Mulkey

    Chris Mulkey

    17 Episodes

  5. Giancarlo Esposito

    Giancarlo Esposito

    17 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 1

1993 | 17 Episodes

Season 1 of Bakersfield P.D. premiered on September 14, 1993.

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Bakersfield P.D.
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Status Ended


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Certification -

Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 30m



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