Double Dare stars Billy Dee Williams as Billy Diamond, a well-heeled cat burglar who gets caught in a heist by San Francisco Police Lt. Samantha Warner (played by Jennifer Warren). She cuts a deal with him--work undercover for the police or take a hike to jail. Being a realistic man, he opts for the former, but with one condition: Diamond wants to work with his former crime partner, Sisko (Ken Wahl), who resides in San Quentin. After Warner springs Sisko from jail, he and Diamond throw themselves into crime fighting. Along the way, they discover they like it.
Runtime: 30 minutes
Double Dare - Double Dare (TV series) - Netflix
Double Dare is a mystery television series that was broadcast on CBS for only one season in 1985, on Wednesday nights at 8:00 pm ET. The premise for this show is similar to that of the earlier series It Takes a Thief.
Double Dare - Plot - Netflix
Professional thief Billy Diamond is captured by San Francisco Police Lieutenant Samantha Warner, who offeres him a deal: if he uses his burglary skills to work undercover for the police, he won't have to go to jail. Diamond agrees, on the condition that his former partner in crime, Ken Sisko, is sprung from jail to work as his partner in crimefighting.
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