Cast & Crew
An atmospheric pilot for the series (1972-73) about a private eye working the Los Angeles beat circa 1937. In this outing, he's embarrassed when a girl -- his client -- is found murdered in his office with his gun. The subsequent series starring Forster found Joan Blondell (in Hermione Gingold's pilot role) as the head of the secretarial school who kept Banyon supplied with temporary help, and Richard Jaeckel playing Banyon's reluctant police contact in the department.
Aired in United States March 15, 1971