Jake and the Fatman

Jake and the Fatman (1987)


Jake and the Fatman is a television crime drama starring William Conrad as prosecutor J. L. "Fatman" McCabe and Joe Penny as investigator Jake Styles. The series ran on CBS for five seasons from 1987 to 1992. Diagnosis: Murder was a spin-off of this series.

Score: 5.8/10 from 18 votes
First Air Date: 1987-09-26
Last Air Date: 1992-05-06
Total Seasons: 5
Total Episodes: 106
Status: Ended
Network: CBS

All Seasons

Season 1
First air date: 1987-09-26
Season 2
First air date: 1989-03-15
Season 3
First air date: 1989-09-20
Season 4
First air date: 1990-09-12
Season 5
First air date: 1991-09-18


William Conrad
as Jason McCabe
Joe Penny
as Jake Styles
Lu Leonard


Production David Angell Producer
Production Fred Silverman Producer
Production Dean Hargrove Producer
Production Jeri Taylor Producer
Production Bernard L. Kowalski Producer
Production Joel Steiger Producer