J.J. Starbuck (1987)

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J.J. Starbuck is an American crime drama series that aired on NBC from September 1987 to June 1988. The series follows cornpone-spouting Jerome Jeremiah "J.J." Starbuck, a billionaire Texan who wears ten-gallon hats, cowboy boots and fancy western shirts. He drives a flashy limousine with steer horns on the hood and a horn that plays "The Eyes of Texas," and spouts a steady stream of folksy homilies.

  1. Stephen J. Cannell


  2. Lawrence Hertzog


Series Cast

  1. Dale Robertson as Jerome Jeremiah Starbuck

    Dale Robertson

    Jerome Jeremiah Starbuck

    18 Episodes

  2. Shawn Weatherly as Jill Starbuck

    Shawn Weatherly

    Jill Starbuck

    18 Episodes

  3. Jimmy Dean as Charlie Bullets

    Jimmy Dean

    Charlie Bullets

    18 Episodes

  4. Ben Vereen as E.L. "Tenspeed" Turner

    Ben Vereen

    E.L. "Tenspeed" Turner

    18 Episodes

  5. Joseph Hacker as

    Joseph Hacker

    1 Episode

  6. Alan Rachins as

    Alan Rachins

    1 Episode

  7. Michael Des Barres as

    Michael Des Barres

    1 Episode

  8. Kent McCord as

    Kent McCord

    1 Episode

  9. David Huddleston as

    David Huddleston

    1 Episode

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Last Season

Season 1

1987 | 18 Episodes

Season 1 of J.J. Starbuck premiered on September 26, 1987.

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Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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