From producer of hit TV series 21 Jump Street, Renegade and North Shore comes this flashy cop series about an elite bycicle cop unit of the Santa Monica Police Department. From chasing down pick pockets and drug dealers to investigating homicides, these law enforcement officers are on patrol to keep the warm, sunny L.A. beaches safe, no matter the cost. Featuring a stellar, sexy cast of characters, their relationships sizzle as temptation and desire stir up conflicting personal and professional interests.
Runtime: 60 minutes
Pacific Blue - Pacific Blue (TV series) - Netflix
Pacific Blue is an American crime drama series about a team of police officers with the Santa Monica Police Department who patrolled its beaches on bicycles. The show ran for five seasons on the USA Network, from March 2, 1996, to April 9, 2000, with a total of 101 episodes. Often compared as “Baywatch on bikes”, the series enjoyed a popular run among the network's viewers, and was popular in Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, Israel, Italy, Norway, Poland, Russia, Spain, South America, Sweden and other foreign markets.
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The series was created by Bill Nuss. It was executive produced by Gary Nardino, a producer and former president of Paramount Television and Bill Nuss. Their production company, North Hall Productions, took its name from their respective alma maters – Northwestern University and Seton Hall University. Nardino died on January 31, 1998, after which Nuss became the sole, chief show runner. Nuss continued to use the North Hall Productions name after Nardino's death. Co-executive producers included E! Entertainment Television founders, Alan Mruvka, Marilyn Vance, Rick Filon, Richard C. Okie and John B. Moranville. Pacific Blue was filmed in Santa Monica, Venice, Redondo Beach, Seal Beach and Huntington Beach, California, with the exception of two 1999 episodes that were filmed in Hawaii. Executive Producer Bill Nuss brought the show to Hawaii on the suggestion of April Masini, who also helped bring Baywatch to Hawaii in 1999. After the first 13 episodes, the series featured custom-painted state-of-the-art Trek Y bikes, outfitted with Spinergy wheels, NiteRider lights, and Janned police bags, making each bicycle worth over $5,000. The form-fitting uniforms are often credited with influencing the way bicycle cops dressed all over the world.
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