Hill Street Blues: Politics as Usual

Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 1980. First Draft script for Episode 3 from Season 1 of the 1981 television series. The debut season of the show received eight Emmy Awards and a total of 98 Emmy nominations during its seven season run.

A police drama with the appearance of a documentary feel. In the last episode, a presidential visit is scheduled for the Hill Street Station. In this episode, negotiations about the visit continue, while old partners split up and some cops take bribes.

Set on Hill Street.

Red untitled wrappers. Title page present, dated October 20, 1980, noted as Script #2, with credits for screenwriter Michael Kozoll, and Steven Bochco. 63 leaves, with last page of text numbered 60. Mechanical duplication, with revision pages throughout, dated variously between June 28, 1980 and October 20, 1980. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Near Fine bound with two gold brads.

[Book #140786]