Amy Prentiss

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Amy Prentiss is an American police drama television series which aired on NBC. It is a spinoff of Ironside, and aired as part of the NBC Mystery Movie from 1974-1975.

Jessica Walter stars as Amy Prentiss, a relatively young investigator who becomes the first female Chief of Detectives for the San Francisco Police Department. Helen Hunt, in an early role, played Prentiss' pre-teen daughter, Jill. Four 2-hour episodes were aired.

Guest stars in the series' brief run included William Shatner, Cameron Mitchell, Don Murray, Joyce Van Patten and Jamie Farr.

  1. Francine Carroll


Series Cast

  1. Jessica Walter

    Jessica Walter

    Amy Prentiss

    3 Episodes

  2. Helen Hunt

    Helen Hunt

    Jill Prentiss

    3 Episodes

  3. Johnny Seven

    Johnny Seven

    Detective Contreras

    3 Episodes

  4. Steve Sandor

    Steve Sandor

    Detective Tony Russell

    3 Episodes

  5. Jack Soo

    Jack Soo

    1 Episode

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Last Season

Season 1

1974 | 3 Episodes

Season 1 of Amy Prentiss premiered on December 1, 1974.

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Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 120m



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