William Conrad now appears on the small screen after many years of voice over work. He portrays a Los Angeles based private eye who lives in a penthouse apartment, drives a Lincoln Luxury Car, Eats gourmet food and charges hefty fees for his services. A lot of his clients are very wealthy and can afford his services. His car is equipped with a mobile phone(a precursor to the cellular telephone of today, all of the cars are Lincoln Mark series(Mark III 1971-1972),(Mark IV 1972-1976). Being a Quinn Martin show Ford Motor Company provided all of the cars and sponsorship of the series.
Guest stars included Tom Skerritt, Harold Gould, Martin Sheen, Keenan Wynn, Jacqueline Scott(A Fugitive and QM Alumni), Joan Van Ark(Valene Ewing on Knots Landing), Ross Martin, Eric Braden(Victor of The Young And The Restless), Larry Hagman and many others.