Jordan

TV series, 1977

Action drama about a private detective, Michael Jordan, who loves money, women and fast cars. His clients are usually wealthy and important.

Production summary: 

Premiere date:

16 June 1977

Channel:

SABC-TV

Language:

English

Genre:

Action and Adventure; Crime drama

Number of series:

1

Number of episodes:

11

Writer:

Beverley Peirce

Cast and Crew: 

ActorCharacter
Peter van DisselMichael Jordan
Ian YuleLew Mattson
Fran O'LynnJordan's secretary

Episodes: 

Episode 1: "Double Talk"
Original air date: 16 June 1977

Mrs Shelley Drake hires Jordan to investigate the death or her husband, who was shot at their luxury home. Guest actress: Sandra Duncan.

Episode 2: "Girl on the Edge"
Original air date: 23 June 1977

Jordan prevents a young girl's suicide, and gets involved in a smuggling ring.

Episode 3: "Girl on the Run"
Original air date: 30 June 1977

Jordan must find a nineteen-year-old runaway, but his involvement is opposed by the girl's father.

Episode 4: "Don't Shoot the Piano Player"
Original air date: 7 July 1977

Judy Page's piano player is murdered. It turns out that he and his wife had been getting a divorce and that before he died, hehad given his wife a lot of money.

Episode 5: "Caught in Camera"
Original air date: 14 July 1977

Jordan has to help a wealthy industrialist, Denton, who is being blackmailed.