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Hollywood Beat
GenreCrime drama
Created byHenry Rosenbaum
Opening theme"Hollywood Beat" performed by Natalie Cole
  • Ken Harrison
  • Stewart Levin
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes14 (6 unaired) (list of episodes)
Executive producers
Production locationsLos Angeles, California, United States
Running time60 minutes
Production companyAaron Spelling Productions
Original release
ReleaseSeptember 21 (1985-09-21) –
November 23, 1985 (1985-11-23)

Hollywood Beat is an American crime drama series that aired on ABC from September 21 until November 23, 1985.[1] starring Jack Scalia, Jay Acovone, Edward Winter and John Matuszak. The series aired on Saturday nights at 8:00 p.m Eastern time.



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No.TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air dateProd.
1"Pilot"Jerry LondonHenry RosenbaumSeptember 21, 1985 (1985-09-21)000
2"King of Diamonds"James L. ConwayJames L. ConwaySeptember 28, 1985 (1985-09-28)001
3"Double Exposure"Don ChaffeyHenry RosenbaumOctober 5, 1985 (1985-10-05)002
4"No Place to Hide"Mike RobeWilliam T. ConwayOctober 12, 1985 (1985-10-12)+003
5"Across the Line"Joel OlianskyFred McKnightOctober 19, 1985 (1985-10-19)005
6"Baby Blues"Don ChaffeyStory by : Shea E. Butler
Teleplay by : Fred McKnight
November 9, 1985 (1985-11-09)006
7"The Long Weekend"
"Love Hurts"
James L. ConwayS : Nancy Ann Miller;
T : William T. Conway
November 16, 1985 (1985-11-16)008
8"Fast Hustle"Charlie PicerniFred McKnightNovember 23, 1985 (1985-11-23)009
9"Siege"James L. ConwayFred McKnight & William T. ConwayUnairedTBA
10"Let's Have Lunch"Don ChaffeyScott ShepherdUnairedTBA
11"Dead Heat"
"Green Heat"
Charlie PicerniStory by : Michelle Ashford
Teleplay by : William T. Conway
12"Girls, Girls, Girls"Charlie PicerniScott ShepherdUnairedTBA
13"Connections"Don ChaffeyHenry RosenbaumUnairedTBA
14"Out in the Cold"Cliff BoleScott ShepherdUnairedTBA


  1. ^ "Hollywood Beat | TV Guide". Retrieved 2020-10-11.
  2. ^ Hollywood Beat (Crime, Drama), Jack Scalia, Jay Acovone, John Matuszak, Edward Winter, Aaron Spelling Productions, 1985-09-21, retrieved 2020-10-11((citation)): CS1 maint: others (link)