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The Oldest Rookie is an American crime drama that aired on CBS from September 16, 1987 to January 13, 1988. The series stars Paul Sorvino as Officer Ike Porter, a middle-aged deputy chief in charge of public relations that decides to leave his desk job to become a street cop, and D.W. Moffett as Detective Tony Jonas, his young new partner.

  1. Gil Grant


Series Cast

  1. Marshall Bell

    Marshall Bell

    14 Episodes

  2. D.W. Moffett

    D.W. Moffett

    14 Episodes

  3. Paul Sorvino

    Paul Sorvino

    14 Episodes

  4. Raymond J. Barry

    Raymond J. Barry

    14 Episodes

  5. Geoffrey Lewis

    Geoffrey Lewis

    1 Episode

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Season 1

1987 | 14 Episodes

Season 1 of The Oldest Rookie premiered on September 16, 1987.

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Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 60m



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