About the TV Show
The Chinese Detective
First Air Date: April 30, 1981
|First Aired on||:||1981|
|Created By||:||Ian Kennedy Martin|
|Seasons/Episodes||:||14 episodes in 2 Seasons|
Chinese British Detective Sergeant John Ho solves cases in the East End of London. Ho fits the pattern of the maverick detective, prepared to use unorthodox methods to solve his cases, which emerged in series like Z Cars and The Sweeney.