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Knight Rider

Duration:
46 min (90 episodes)
Genres:
Action | Crime | Sci-Fi
IMDB rate:
6.9
Awards:
Nominated for Primetime Emmy. Another 4 wins & 7 nominations
Details
Country: USA
Filming Locations: Burbank, California, USA
Cast
Actor
Character
David Hasselhoff
Michael Knight
Edward Mulhare
Devon Miles
William Daniels
K.I.T.T.
Richard Basehart
Narrator - Opening Titles / ... (84 episodes, 1982-1986)
Patricia McPherson
Bonnie Barstow
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Trivia
David Hasselhoff and William Daniels (voice of K.I.T.T.) meet on the Christmas party after six months filming the season. Until that point, Hasselhoff hadn't seen the face behind the voice of the car.
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After two successful appearances, producers wanted to do more episodes featuring the truck Goliath and Michael's evil look-a-like Garthe Knight. However David Hasselhoff complained that playing the dual role of Michael and Garthe was too demanding for him.
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The narrator of the show's opening credits was Richard Basehart who played dying benefactor Wilton Knight in the pilot episode, Knight Rider: Knight of the Phoenix: Part 1 (1982).
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Goofs
The copyright date at the end of the credits on the first (pilot) episode shows the roman numerals MCMLXXVII (1977) instead of MCMLXXXII (1982). Some people have suggested that this may have been when the idea was conceived rather than produced.
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Every time KITT drives into the mobile headquarters we can clearly see that the car just barely fits, with only a few inches clearance from each side, yet Michael is able to swing the door open and get out.
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In many episodes, the cars used in crashes or in scenes where a car is falling in a lake are clearly model-cars "driving" through miniature landscapes.
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Quotes
Narrator: Knight Rider, a shadowy flight into the dangerous world of a man who does not exist. Michael Knight, a young loner on a crusade to champion the cause of the innocent, the helpless, the powerless, in a world of criminals who operate above the law.
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Michael Knight: [repeated line in the series, while using KITT's video monitor] Yo, Devon!
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Narrator: Michael Knight, a lone crusader in a dangerous world. The world... of the Knight Rider.
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Photos from cast
Maria Conchita Alonso Phyllis Applegate Pamela Bach-Hasselhoff Janet DeMay Janet Julian Allyn Ann McLerie Rebecca Perle Antony Ponzini
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