Sledge Hammer

Meet Inspector Sledge Hammer, a new kind of hero who makes Rambo look like Pee Wee Herman. Sledge is the trigger-happy lawman whose hatred of criminal scum and yogurt eatin' creeps was matched only by his love of excessive force and a .44 Magnum. Over the next two seasons, this hilariously deranged lampoon of Dirty Harry and plenty of other targets became one of the most notorious series in television history and launched a rabid cult of fans that grows to this day.

Show Info

Airs on: United States ABC (1986 - 1988)
Schedule: Fridays at 21:30 (30 min)
Status: Ended
Show Type: Scripted
Genres: Comedy Action
Episodes ordered: 19 episodes
Created by: Alan Spencer

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Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
2x19: Here's to You, Mrs. HammerFeb 12, 1988
2x18: It Happened What Night?Feb 5, 1988
2x17: The Secret of My ExcessJan 29, 1988
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