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21 Jump Street (TV series) Seasons
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Season 1 of 21 Jump Street ran from April 12, 1987 to June 28, 1987. It contains 13 episodes.




Main Cast[]

  • Johnny Depp as Officer Tom Hanson
  • Peter DeLuise as OfficerDoug Penhall
  • Holly Robinson-Peete as Officer Judy Hoffs
  • Dustin Nguyen as Officer Harry Truman (H.T.) Ioki
  • Fredric Forrest as Captain Richard Jenko (Episodes 1-6)
  • Steven Williams as Captain Adam Fuller (Episodes 7-13)

Recurring Guest Stars[]

Prominent Guest Stars[]

Recurring Co-Stars[]

Notes & Trivia[]

  • This is the only season to star Fredric Forrest as Captain Richard Jenko. He left midway during Season 1 and is replaced by Steven Williams who portrays Captain Adam Fuller at the start of episode 7.
  • First season to air on Sunday nights at 7PM to 8PM.
  • Jeff Yagher originally portrays Tom Hanson in the pilot episode but was replaced after filming. His scenes were reshot with Johnny Depp.

Episode Guide[]

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Title Directed by Written by Original air date
1 & 2 1 & 2 21 Jump Street (episode) Kim Manners Patrick Hasburgh,
April 12, 1987
S1E1.jpeg Tom Hanson gets assigned to Jump Street, which is a unit that uses young-looking cops to bust juvenile crime.
3 3 America, What a Town Larry Shaw Patrick Hasburgh
April 19, 1987
America000.jpeg Detective Hoffs is assigned to look after an exchange student from Poland.
4 4 Don't Pet the Teacher Les Sheldon Patrick Hasburgh
April 26, 1987
143560.jpeg Hanson investigates a series of breaking and entering incidents.
5 5 My Future's So Bright, I Gotta Wear Shades Gary Winter Patrick Hasburgh,
May 3, 1987
250803.jpeg The gang investigates a group of wealthy "prep" boys suspected of murdering a young woman on the lower income side of town.
6 6 The Worst Night of Your Life Rob Bowman Patrick Hasburgh,
May 10, 1987
143558.jpeg Hoffs goes under cover to find the pyromaniac who is terrorizing an exclusive girls school.