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Big Shamus, Little Shamus is an American detective drama series that aired on CBS from September 29, 1979 to October 6, 1979. The Series focused on Arnie Sutter, the veteran house detective at The Ansonia Hotel in Atlantic City, New Jersey, and his thirteen-year-old son Max, who solved crimes at the hotel casino relating to legalized gambling.

  1. Tracy Hotchner


Series Cast

  1. Cynthia Sikes

    Cynthia Sikes

    10 Episodes

  2. George Wyner

    George Wyner

    10 Episodes

  3. Brian Dennehy

    Brian Dennehy

    10 Episodes

  4. Kathryn Leigh Scott

    Kathryn Leigh Scott

    10 Episodes

  5. Ty Henderson

    10 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 1

1979 | 10 Episodes

Season 1 of Big Shamus, Little Shamus premiered on September 29, 1979.

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Status Ended


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Certification -

Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 60m



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