|The Big Easy|
|Based on||The Big Easy by Daniel Petrie Jr.|
|Developed by||Jacqueline Zambrano|
Susan Walters (season 1)
Leslie Bibb (season 2)
|Country of origin||United States|
|No. of seasons||2|
|No. of episodes||35 (list of episodes)|
|Executive producers||Larry Jacobson|
Daniel Petrie Jr.
Robert De Laurentiis
|Producers||Blue André |
|Production locations||New Orleans, Louisiana, United States|
|Camera setup||Film; Single-camera|
|Running time||60 minutes|
|Production companies||Grosso-Jacobson Productions|
PolyGram Filmed Entertainment
|Distributor||NBCUniversal Television Distribution|
ITV Studios Global Entertainment
|Original network||USA Network|
|Original release||August 11, 1996 –|
October 12, 1997
The Big Easy is an American crime drama series that was based on the 1987 film of the same name.
The show premiered on the USA Network on August 11, 1996. Tony Crane played New Orleans police detective lieutenant Remy McSwain, Susan Walters played state district attorney Anne Osbourne, and Barry Corbin played police chief C.D. LeBlanc. It was developed by Jacqueline Zambrano, based on the characters created by Daniel Petrie Jr., who wrote the screenplay to the film and also was the executive producer of the series. Thirty-five episodes were broadcast over two seasons.
The series takes place in New Orleans, Louisiana, and was shot on location.
A male New Orleans detective and a female district attorney investigate crimes for the New Orleans police department.
Main article: List of The Big Easy episodes
|First aired||Last aired|
|1||22||August 11, 1996||March 9, 1997|
|2||13||June 22, 1997||October 12, 1997|