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This site is dedicated to the short-lived series Downtown. It starred Michael Nouri and Mariska Hargitay.

The premise of the program was that, as punishment for breaking the rules, Det. John Forney (Nouri) was assigned four parolees. He was supposed to help them find jobs, but they kept involving themselves in his cases. His parolees were Jesse Smith (Hargitay); Harriet Conover (Millicent Martin), convicted of land fraud; Terry Coraso (Blair Underwood), a pickpocket; and Dennis Shotoffer (Robert England) who impersonated people. Lt. Dave Kiner (David Paymer) was John’s boss on the force and Delia Bonner (Virginia Capers) was the social worker supervising his involvement with the parolees. The parolees all lived in Harriet’s rundown mansion.

Jesse and John:

Jesse rests her head on John's shoulder

I have endeavored to acknowledge all copyrights. Video footage/scene captures were obtained via VHS tape from original airings. I have listed where all pictures were originally printed when known. Some pictures were in photograph form (obtained from various conventions I’ve attended or mail order) and scanned directly by me. Songs are the property of the applicable artists, writers, musicians, & publishing companies. If I have missed any or am in violation of any copyrights, I will remove applicable content immediately upon request. I ask that the organizations and/or persons involved accept my sincere apologies. I created this site as a fan of the show for other fans to enjoy. It is not my intention to infringe on any copyrights.

This site last updated February 21, 2018

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Downtown is the property of Tri-Star Television, Ron Samuels Productions, and Paramount. It aired on CBS.