A Man Called Hawk 32 years old

A Man Called Hawk is a prime time television series that ran on the ABC television network between January 1989 and May 1989. The series is a spin-off of the crime drama series Spenser: For Hire, and features the character Hawk, who first appeared in the 1976 novel Promised Land, the fourth in the series of Spenser novels by mystery writer Robert B. Parker. Brooks reprised the role of Hawk in four subsequent TV movies: Spenser: Ceremony, Spenser: Pale Kings and Princes, Spenser: The Judas Goat, and Spenser: A Savage Place. Each is considered a sequel to Spenser: For Hire.



Name Character
Charles S. Dutton He was 37 , now 70 years old
Avery Brooks He was 40 , now 73 years old
Angela Bassett She was 30 , now 63 years old
Delroy Lindo He was 36 , now 69 years old
Vondie Curtis-Hall He was 38 , now 71 years old
Janet Hubert She was 33 , now 65 years old
Kasi Lemmons She was 27 , now 60 years old
Mike Starr He was 38 , now 71 years old
Moses Gunn He was 59 , 64 years old when he died
Michelle Thomas She was 20 , 30 years old when she died
Frances Foster She was 64 , 73 years old when she died
Gerry Bamman He was 47 , now 80 years old
Earle Hyman He was 62 , 91 years old when he died


Name Job title
Bill Duke Directing He was 45 , now 78 years old Director
Stan Lathan Directing He was 43 , now 76 years old Director
Winrich Kolbe Directing He was 49 , 72 years old when he died Director
Harry Falk Directing He was 42 , now 74 years old Director
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A Man Called Hawk (32 years)


  • First Air Date: 1989-01-28
  • Runtime: [60] minutes
  • Number of Episodes: 13