Finder of Lost Loves

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Finder of Lost Loves
Finder of Lost Loves.jpg
Genre Drama
Created by Gail Parent
Jill Baer
Christopher Vane
Directed by Bruce Bilson
Cliff Bole
Don Chaffey
Alf Kjellin
Philip Leacock
Kim Manners
Sigmund Neufeld, Jr.
Barbara Peters
Allen Reisner
Bob Sweeney
Starring Anthony Franciosa
Deborah Adair
Anne Jeffreys
Richard Kantor
Larry "Flash" Jenkins
Theme music composer Burt Bacharach
Carole Bayer Sager
Opening theme "Finder of Lost Loves" by Dionne Warwick
Composer(s) Artie Kane
Country of origin USA
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 23 (list of episodes)
Production
Executive producer(s) Douglas S. Cramer
E. Duke Vincent
Aaron Spelling
Producer(s) Liz Coe
E. Duke Vincent
Jeffrey Hayes
Elaine Rich
Cinematography Edward R. Plante
Running time 60 mins.
Production company(s) Aaron Spelling Productions
Release
Original network ABC
Audio format Monaural
Original release September 22, 1984 – April 13, 1985

Finder of Lost Loves is an American drama series aired by the ABC network during the 1984-1985 season.

Synopsis[edit]

After Cary Maxwell's (Anthony Franciosa) wife Kate dies, he decides to set up a private detective agency specializing in reuniting clients with a former loved one. The leading cast members were Franciosa, Deborah Adair, Anne Jeffreys, Richard Kantor, and Larry "Flash" Jenkins. Similar to The Love Boat (another Aaron Spelling production), the series featured various weekly guest stars.[1] The series was canceled after 23 episodes.

The series' theme song, "Finder of Lost Loves", was performed by Dionne Warwick and Glenn Jones and written by Burt Bacharach and Carole Bayer Sager.[2] It was an Adult Contemporary chart hit in 1985.[3] The TV version was sung by Dionne Warwick and Luther Vandross.

Cast[edit]

  • Anthony Franciosa....Cary Maxwell
  • Deborah Adair....Daisy Lloyd
  • Anne Jeffreys....Rita Hargrove
  • Larry "Flash" Jenkins....Lyman Whittaker
  • Richard Kantor....Brian Fletcher

Guest stars[edit]

Episodes[edit]

No.TitleOriginal air dateProd.
code
1"Maxwell, Ltd."September 22, 1984 (1984-09-22)TBA
2"Yesterday's Child"September 29, 1984 (1984-09-29)002
3"Losing Touch"October 13, 1984 (1984-10-13)004
4"White Lies"October 20, 1984 (1984-10-20)005
5"Echoes"October 27, 1984 (1984-10-27)006
6"Goodbye, Sara"November 3, 1984 (1984-11-03)001
7"Undying Love"November 10, 1984 (1984-11-10)007
8"Old Friends"November 17, 1984 (1984-11-17)008
9"Portraits"December 1, 1984 (1984-12-01)009
10"A Gift"December 8, 1984 (1984-12-08)011
11"Forgotten Melodies"December 22, 1984 (1984-12-22)010
12"Last Wish"January 5, 1985 (1985-01-05)012
13"Deadly Silence"January 12, 1985 (1985-01-12)003
14"Wayward Dreams"January 26, 1985 (1985-01-26)013
15"From the Heart"February 9, 1985 (1985-02-09)014
16"Aftershocks"February 16, 1985 (1985-02-16)015
17"Tricks"February 23, 1985 (1985-02-23)016
18"Haunted Memories"March 2, 1985 (1985-03-02)017
19"Mr. Wonderful"March 9, 1985 (1985-03-09)018
20"Surrogates"March 16, 1985 (1985-03-16)019
21"Final Analysis"March 30, 1985 (1985-03-30)020
22"Broken Promises"April 6, 1985 (1985-04-06)021
23"Connections"April 13, 1985 (1985-04-13)022

References[edit]

  1. ^ O'Connor, John J. (1984-09-25). "Tony Franciosa Finds Others' Lost Loves". The New York Times. Retrieved 2008-08-26. 
  2. ^ Holden, Stephen (1987-09-18). "The Pop Life". The New York Times. Retrieved 2008-08-26. 
  3. ^ "Artist Chart History - Dionne Warwick". billboard.com. Retrieved 2008-08-26. 

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