Hill Street Blues (1981)

Hill Street Blues is an American serial police drama that was first aired on NBC in 1981 and ran for 146 episodes on primetime into 1987. Chronicling the lives of the staff of a single police precinct in an unnamed American city, the show received critical acclaim and its production innovations influenced many subsequent dramatic television series produced in North America.

Writing:
  • Michael Kozoll
  • Steven Bochco
  • Jeff Lewis

Stars:
Release Date: 1981-01-15
Seasons: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7
metacritic icon 9.4/10
themoviedb icon 7.4/10
  • Country: US
  • Language: En
  • Runtime: 60
Mykelti Williamson
Mykelti Willi...
Brent Spiner
Brent Spiner
Frances McDormand
Frances McDor...
John Ratzenberger
John Ratzenbe...
Laurence Fishburne
Laurence Fish...
Andy García
Andy García
Ally Sheedy
Ally Sheedy
Tim Robbins
Tim Robbins
Paul McCrane
Paul McCrane
Jeffrey DeMunn
Jeffrey DeMun...
Henry G. Sanders
Henry G. Sand...
Jonathan Banks
Jonathan Bank...
Bryan Cranston
Bryan Cransto...
Richard Bright
Richard Brigh...
Danny Glover
Danny Glover
Otis Young
Otis Young
Tate Donovan
Tate Donovan
Alfre Woodard
Alfre Woodard
Art Evans
Art Evans
Chris Noth
Chris Noth
Del Zamora
Del Zamora
John Diehl
John Diehl
Daniel J. Travanti
Daniel J. Tra...
Frank Furillo
Taurean Blacque
Taurean Blacq...
Neal Washington
Bruce Weitz
Bruce Weitz
Mick Belker
Joe Spano
Joe Spano
Henry Goldblume
Betty Thomas
Betty Thomas
Lucille Bates
Charles Haid
Charles Haid
Andy Renko
Veronica Hamel
Veronica Hame...
Joyce Davenport
James Sikking
James Sikking
Lt. Howard Hunter
Ed Marinaro
Ed Marinaro
Joe Coffey
Barbara Bosson
Barbara Bosso...
Fay Furillo
Michael Conrad
Michael Conra...
Phil Esterhaus
Jon Cypher
Jon Cypher
Fletcher Daniels
Megan Gallagher
Megan Gallagh...
Robert Clohessy
Robert Clohes...
Barbara Babcock
Barbara Babco...
Grace Gardner
Joaquin Phoenix
Joaquin Phoen...
Dennis Lipscomb
Dennis Lipsco...
Linda Hamilton
Linda Hamilto...
Nicholas Pryor
Nicholas Pryo...
Penny Johnson
Penny Johnson
Brian McNamara
Brian McNamar...
Caroline McWilliams
Caroline McWi...
Robert Pastorelli
Robert Pastor...
Michael Richards
Michael Richa...
Pat Corley
Pat Corley
Ken Olin
Ken Olin
Peter Jurasik
Peter Jurasik
Barry Tubb
Barry Tubb
Dan Lauria
Dan Lauria
Patricia Wettig
Patricia Wett...
Bernard White
Bernard White
Tony Plana
Tony Plana
David Paymer
David Paymer
Scatman Crothers
Scatman Croth...
Valentin de Vargas
Valentin de V...
Mimi Rogers
Mimi Rogers
Frank Birney
Frank Birney
Diana Bellamy
Diana Bellamy
Richard Bakalyan
Richard Bakal...
Joel Fluellen
Joel Fluellen
Larry D. Mann
Larry D. Mann
Alvy Moore
Alvy Moore
Angela Aames
Angela Aames
Ren Woods
Ren Woods
Lane Smith
Lane Smith
Micole Mercurio
Micole Mercur...
John Davis Chandler
John Davis Ch...
Dolph Sweet
Dolph Sweet
Leo Rossi
Leo Rossi
Lawrence Pressman
Lawrence Pres...
Ernie Lively
Ernie Lively
George Wyner
George Wyner
Karen Austin
Karen Austin
Richard McGonagle
Richard McGon...
Paul Eiding
Paul Eiding
Tim Thomerson
Tim Thomerson
Forest Whitaker
Forest Whitak...
Arliss Howard
Arliss Howard
Peter Brocco
Peter Brocco
David Caruso
David Caruso
Stephen McHattie
Stephen McHat...
Anne Pitoniak
Anne Pitoniak
Charles Fleischer
Charles Fleis...
J.C. Quinn
J.C. Quinn
Jeffrey Tambor
Jeffrey Tambo...
Soon-Tek Oh
Soon-Tek Oh
William 'Billy' Benedict
William 'Bill...
Dana Elcar
Dana Elcar
Rosalind Cash
Rosalind Cash
Dwight Schultz
Dwight Schult...
Gregory Itzin
Gregory Itzin
Gary Grubbs
Gary Grubbs
Alberta Watson
Alberta Watso...
Louis Giambalvo
Louis Giambal...
Morgan Woodward
Morgan Woodwa...
Lee Weaver
Lee Weaver
Steve Eastin
Steve Eastin
Allan Rich
Allan Rich
Dennis Burkley
Dennis Burkle...
CCH Pounder
CCH Pounder
Charles Hallahan
Charles Halla...
Michael Tucker
Michael Tucke...
Lindsay Crouse
Lindsay Crous...
Talia Balsam
Talia Balsam
Elizabeth Peña
Elizabeth Peñ...
Michael Biehn
Michael Biehn
Terrence Evans
Terrence Evan...
Pepe Serna
Pepe Serna
Stuart Margolin
Stuart Margol...
Don Cheadle
Don Cheadle
Tracey Walter
Tracey Walter
Saul Rubinek
Saul Rubinek
Mike Pniewski
Mike Pniewski
James Remar
James Remar
Ron Silver
Ron Silver
Scott Paulin
Scott Paulin
Art LaFleur
Art LaFleur
James Tolkan
James Tolkan
Bruno Kirby
Bruno Kirby
Miguel Ferrer
Miguel Ferrer
Frances Bay
Frances Bay
Yaphet Kotto
Yaphet Kotto
Michael Delano
Michael Delan...
Moses Gunn
Moses Gunn
Felton Perry
Felton Perry
Cotter Smith
Cotter Smith
Norman Alden
Norman Alden
Helen Martin
Helen Martin
Donnelly Rhodes
Donnelly Rhod...
Connie Sawyer
Connie Sawyer
William Forsythe
William Forsy...
Milton Selzer
Milton Selzer
Richard Marcus
Richard Marcu...
Kene Holliday
Kene Holliday
Joe Grifasi
Joe Grifasi
Larry B. Scott
Larry B. Scot...
Lee Garlington
Lee Garlingto...
Edward James Olmos
Edward James...
Stan Shaw
Stan Shaw
Dan Hedaya
Dan Hedaya
Jack Kruschen
Jack Kruschen
Stephen Macht
Stephen Macht
Lawrence Tierney
Lawrence Tier...
Peter Hobbs
Peter Hobbs
Gene Dynarski
Gene Dynarski
Art Metrano
Art Metrano
Phillip Pine
Phillip Pine
Eddie Velez
Eddie Velez
William Benedict
William Bened...
Don Diamond
Don Diamond
Kay Lenz
Kay Lenz
Hamilton Camp
Hamilton Camp
Earl Billings
Earl Billings
Jack Starrett
Jack Starrett
Carl Franklin
Carl Franklin
Gina Gallego
Gina Gallego
John Putch
John Putch
Sam Groom
Sam Groom
Carmine Caridi
Carmine Carid...
William Phipps
William Phipp...
Joe Unger
Joe Unger
Ken Foree
Ken Foree
Eugene Robert Glazer
Eugene Robert...
Carl Anderson
Carl Anderson
Todd Susman
Todd Susman
Ron O'Neal
Ron O'Neal
Fran Ryan
Fran Ryan
Jeannetta Arnette
Jeannetta Arn...
James Whitmore Jr.
James Whitmor...
Herb Jefferson, Jr.
Herb Jefferso...
Clayton Rohner
Clayton Rohne...
Gloria LeRoy
Gloria LeRoy
Clarence Williams III
Clarence Will...
Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs
Lawrence Hilt...
Cindy Fisher
Cindy Fisher
Barry Pearl
Barry Pearl
Mimi Kuzyk
Mimi Kuzyk
Lupe Ontiveros
Lupe Ontivero...
Robin Gammell
Robin Gammell
Richard Kline
Richard Kline
Meshach Taylor
Meshach Taylo...
Harrison Page
Harrison Page
Carmen Argenziano
Carmen Argenz...
Steven Williams
Steven Willia...
Michael C. Gwynne
Michael C. Gw...
Rebecca Forstadt
Rebecca Forst...
Alley Mills
Alley Mills
Michael Lerner
Michael Lerne...
Jennifer Tilly
Jennifer Till...
Barry Corbin
Barry Corbin
Terry Kiser
Terry Kiser
Héctor Elizondo
Héctor Elizon...
Steven Bauer
Steven Bauer
Marshall Bell
Marshall Bell
John Karlen
John Karlen
Cuba Gooding Jr.
Cuba Gooding...
Ron Rifkin
Ron Rifkin
Richard Herd
Richard Herd
Kenneth Tigar
Kenneth Tigar
Jill Eikenberry
Jill Eikenber...
Peter Donat
Peter Donat
Grace Zabriskie
Grace Zabrisk...
Robert Costanzo
Robert Costan...
Paul Gleason
Paul Gleason
Helen Shaver
Helen Shaver
Lauren Holly
Lauren Holly
Sam McMurray
Sam McMurray
Billy Drago
Billy Drago
James Cromwell
James Cromwel...
George Murdock
George Murdoc...
Joanna Kerns
Joanna Kerns
Meg Tilly
Meg Tilly
Ricco Ross
Ricco Ross
Joe Pantoliano
Joe Pantolian...
James McDaniel
James McDanie...
Marc Alaimo
Marc Alaimo
Taylor Negron
Taylor Negron
Gregory Sierra
Gregory Sierr...
Anne Haney
Anne Haney
Jonathan Frakes
Jonathan Frak...
Frances Conroy
Frances Conro...
Saul Stein
Saul Stein
Marla Adams
Marla Adams
Gail Strickland
Gail Strickla...
Jane Kaczmarek
Jane Kaczmare...
James O'Sullivan
James O'Sulli...
Karen Carlson
Karen Carlson
Mark Metcalf
Mark Metcalf
George Memmoli
George Memmol...
Shashawnee Hall
Shashawnee Ha...
Frederick Coffin
Frederick Cof...
Michelle Collins
Michelle Coll...
Alex Hyde-White
Alex Hyde-Whi...
Michael Ensign
Michael Ensig...
Daniel Zacapa
Daniel Zacapa
Richard Bull
Richard Bull
Jere Burns
Jere Burns
Eric Laneuville
Eric Laneuvil...
Beverly Todd
Beverly Todd
Dennis Franz
Dennis Franz
Armin Shimerman
Armin Shimerm...
Frank McRae
Frank McRae
Michael Laskin
Michael Laski...
Lynn Whitfield
Lynn Whitfiel...
Larry Hankin
Larry Hankin
Paul Willson
Paul Willson
Joe Santos
Joe Santos
Andrea Marcovicci
Andrea Marcov...
Beah Richards
Beah Richards
Liz Torres
Liz Torres
Charles Cyphers
Charles Cyphe...
Reni Santoni
Reni Santoni
Keenen Ivory Wayans
Keenen Ivory...
Anne-Marie Johnson
Anne-Marie Jo...
James Saito
James Saito
Jim Haynie
Jim Haynie
Kelly Jo Minter
Kelly Jo Mint...
Troy Evans
Troy Evans
Leonard Stone
Leonard Stone
Earl Boen
Earl Boen
Stanley Kamel
Stanley Kamel
Sam Scarber
Sam Scarber
Lenka Peterson
Lenka Peterso...
Michael Fairman
Michael Fairm...
Joseph Ruskin
Joseph Ruskin
Jordan Charney
Jordan Charne...
Paula Kelly
Paula Kelly
Eric Pierpoint
Eric Pierpoin...
Liz Sheridan
Liz Sheridan
Julius Carry
Julius Carry
Linda Hart
Linda Hart
Jenny Gago
Jenny Gago
Nancy Lenehan
Nancy Lenehan
Keone Young
Keone Young
Anne Ramsay
Anne Ramsay
Merritt Butrick
Merritt Butri...
Barry Dennen
Barry Dennen
Andre Rosey Brown
Andre Rosey B...
Richard Warwick
Richard Warwi...
Bumper Robinson
Bumper Robins...
John Hancock
John Hancock
Michael Shillo
Michael Shill...
Trinidad Silva
Trinidad Silv...
Ellen Crawford
Ellen Crawfor...
Harold Sylvester
Harold Sylves...
Jonelle Allen
Jonelle Allen
Clarence Felder
Clarence Feld...
Ernie Sabella
Ernie Sabella
Tim Daly
Tim Daly
John Witherspoon
John Withersp...
Dennis Dugan
Dennis Dugan
Royce D. Applegate
Royce D. Appl...
Martin Ferrero
Martin Ferrer...
Val Bisoglio
Val Bisoglio
George Dickerson
George Dicker...
Vernee Watson-Johnson
Vernee Watson...
Jason Wingreen
Jason Wingree...
James Murtaugh
James Murtaug...
Olivia Brown
Olivia Brown
Richard Brooks
Richard Brook...
Mary Jackson
Mary Jackson
John McCook
John McCook
Billy Green Bush
Billy Green B...
Richard Romanus
Richard Roman...
Sal Lopez
Sal Lopez
Bruce French
Bruce French
Janet Carroll
Janet Carroll
Fay Hauser
Fay Hauser
Peggy Pope
Peggy Pope
Tyra Ferrell
Tyra Ferrell
Joe D'Angerio
Joe D'Angerio
Gregory Cruz
Gregory Cruz
Joseph Mascolo
Joseph Mascol...
Michael Warren
Michael Warre...
Robert Hill
Willard E. Pugh
Willard E. Pu...
Tom Everett
Tom Everett
Hal Williams
Hal Williams
Jesse D. Goins
Jesse D. Goin...
Sam Whipple
Sam Whipple
Dean Devlin
Dean Devlin
Julianna McCarthy
Julianna McCa...
Susan Krebs
Susan Krebs
Peter Frechette
Peter Frechet...
Rodney Saulsberry
Rodney Saulsb...
David Labiosa
David Labiosa
William Frankfather
William Frank...
Ismael 'East' Carlo
Ismael 'East'...
Martha Hackett
Martha Hacket...
Richard Chaves
Richard Chave...
Irene Olga López
Irene Olga Ló...
Joseph V. Perry
Joseph V. Per...
Kale Browne
Kale Browne
Thomas Carter
Thomas Carter
Jesse Doran
Jesse Doran
Michael Carmine
Michael Carmi...
Richard Venture
Richard Ventu...
Darwin Joston
Darwin Joston
Tonya Lee Williams
Tonya Lee Wil...
Lionel Mark Smith
Lionel Mark S...
Hugo Stanger
Hugo Stanger
Carlos Lacámara
Carlos Lacáma...
Ralph Manza
Ralph Manza
Philip Bruns
Philip Bruns
Macon McCalman
Macon McCalma...
Don Hood
Don Hood
John Quade
John Quade
Dan Gilvezan
Dan Gilvezan
Richard Stahl
Richard Stahl
Mario Gallo
Mario Gallo
Rudy Ramos
Rudy Ramos
Rae Allen
Rae Allen
Bruce Kirby
Bruce Kirby
Stanley Brock
Stanley Brock
James A. Watson, Jr
James A. Wats...
Judith Baldwin
Judith Baldwi...
Dominique Dunne
Dominique Dun...
John Lafayette
John Lafayett...
Mike Gomez
Mike Gomez
Sierra Pecheur
Sierra Pecheu...
Cindy's Mother
Lawrence Mandley
Lawrence Mand...
Herbert Jefferson Jr.
Herbert Jeffe...