Cagney and Lacey TV Show
Television Show Summary for Cagney and Lacey
Television Show Summary
This 80's TV show features the personal and professional adventures of two female New York policewomen, Mary Beth Lacey and Chris Cagney, struggling to do their jobs on a male-dominated police force.
TV Show Plot For Cagney and Lacey
The Cagney and Lacey crime drama is credited as a groundbreaking show which paved the way for leading roles for women on TV. The show was also hearalded for it's often controversial story plots, particularly those episodes dealing with women's issues such as rape, abortion, and breast cancer.
Cast of Cagney and Lacey TV Show
Tyne Daly - Det. Mary Beth Lacey
Trivia for the TV Show Cagney and LaceyCagney & Lacey was canceled due to failing ratings at the end of the 1982-83 season. In response to viewer letters combined with improving summer rerun ratings, the network put the series back on the air in 1984.
Top 20 Ratings Info for Cagney and Lacey Series1983-84 - 3rd Season - Ranked #10
80's TV Show Facts:
The TV Show Cagney and Lacey was televised from 03/25/1982 to 05/16/1988, on the CBS network.
Cagney and Lacey TV Show Emmy Awards:
Tyne Daly won best Lead Actress, Drama in 1982-83.
Tyne Daly won best Lead Actress, Drama in 1983-84.
Karen Arthur won best Directing, Drama for the 1984-85 episode Heat.
Tyne Daly won best Lead Actress, Drama in 1984-85.
Cagney and Lacey won best Outstanding Drama Series in 1984-85.
Patricia Green won best Writing, Drama for the 1984-85 episode Who Said It's Fair, Pt. 2.
George Stanford Brown won best Directing, Drama Series for the 1985-86 episode Parting Shots.
Sharon Gless won best Lead Actress, Drama in 1985-86.
Cagney and Lacey won best Outstanding Drama Series in 1985-86.
John Karlen won best Supporting Actor, Drama in 1985-86.
Sharon Gless won best Lead Actress, Drama in 1986-87.
Tyne Daly won best Lead Actress, Drama in 1987-88.
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