[03/11/05 - 12:00 AM]
Kojak: Season One Arrives on DVD for the First Time March 22, 2005

[via press release from Universal Studios Home Entertainment]



Kojak: Season One


Arrives on DVD for the First Time March 22, 2005 From Universal Studios Home Entertainment

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. -- March 11, 2005 -- Who loves ya, baby? Universal Studios Home Entertainment, of course, that's why we're releasing the Golden Globe�-winner for Best Television Series Drama, KOJAK: SEASON ONE, on DVD. This beloved police drama, starring Telly Savalas as lollipop-sucking sleuth Lt. Theo Kojak, makes its DVD debut on March 22, 2005. The DVD features the first 22 exciting episodes of the Top-10 rated series about a brash, stylish and streetwise detective who battles bad guys on the gritty streets of 1970s New York. Savalas won two Golden Globes� and an Emmy award for his unforgettable portrayal of the tough, wisecracking but compassionate cop. The multiple Emmy-nominated hit, which People magazine dubbed "a TV classic: slick, well-plotted and entertaining," also features memorable guest appearances by Harvey Keitel, James Woods, John Ritter, Hector Elizondo and Dabney Coleman.

Additionally, on Friday, March 25, 2005, the Kojak legacy continues with USA Network's premiere of the fresh, new Kojak series, starring Golden Globe�-winner Ving Rhames in the title role. Chazz Palminteri and Roselyn Sanchez also star.

The re-mastered, three-disc DVD set of KOJAK: SEASON ONE starring the original Kojak, Telly Savalas, is priced to own at $39.98.



Street Date: March 22, 2005
Order Close: February 15, 2005
Rating: Not Rated
Suggested Retail Price: $39.98
DVD Selection Number: 26782
Running Time: Disc 1: 6 hours 46 Minutes; Disc 2: 6 Hours 48 Minutes; Disc 3: 5 Hours 5 Minutes
Discs: 3 (22 Episodes)
Number of Layers: Dual (Double Sided)
Aspect Ratio: Full Frame 1.33:1
Audio: English Dolby Digital 2.0 Mono plus English captions; French and Spanish Subtitles

For artwork or screeners, please logon to our Web site at www.ushepublicity.com or fax your request to Universal Studios Home Entertainment Publicity at (818) 866-0226.

Universal Studios Home Entertainment is a unit of Universal Pictures, a division of Universal Studios (<>). Universal Studios is a part of NBC Universal, one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. Formed in May 2004 through the combining of NBC and Vivendi Universal Entertainment, NBC Universal owns and operates the No. 1 television network, the fastest-growing Spanish-language network, a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBC Universal is 80%-owned by General Electric, with 20% controlled by Vivendi Universal.

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