A fashion photographer and a veteran special forces soldier posing as her model go on intelligence missions around the world.

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Glen A. Larson
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Complete series cast summary:
Jennifer O'Neill ...  Danielle Reynolds 21 episodes, 1984-1985
Antony Hamilton ...  Jack Striker 14 episodes, 1984-1985
Richard Anderson ...  Henry Towler 13 episodes, 1984-1985
Mykelti Williamson ...  Rick 11 episodes, 1984-1985
Irena Ferris Irena Ferris ...  Billie 9 episodes, 1984
Dana Sparks ...  Ashley 9 episodes, 1984
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Dani Reynolds is photographer. Her life changes after her husband dies. She learned that he was the mild mannered man he said he was but was in reality a government agent. When she found out that he was murdered, she recruited a former Vietnam Vet Mac Harper to help her find her husbands killers. After doing that, Henry Towner, her husband's boss, offered her her husband's job. Basically, she would continue being a photographer and Mac was one of her models. And Henry would send them anywhere in the world where there are Americans in trouble or criminals that need to be apprehended or enemies of the U.S. that had to be stopped, and they acted pretty much on their own. When Jon-Erik Hexum who played Mac died, Jack Striker joined the show as an actual agent who joined Dani's team as the new model. Written by <rcs0411@yahoo.com>

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 September 1984 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Mode, Models und Intrigen See more »

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Mono

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The theme song to this show was actually sang by E. G. Daily, not Bonnie Tyler. See more »

Connections

Followed by Cover Up: Pilot (1984) See more »

Soundtracks

Holding Out for a Hero
Performed by Elizabeth Daily
Written by Jim Steinman and Dean Pitchford
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Cover Up series was great
3 May 2006 | by javier-alcalaSee all my reviews

Original, interesting, and international. Nice looking guy(s) and beautiful women. I really liked this series because it was recorded in around the world locations. The series had a mix of drama, sexy scenes and fast and fighting plots. A sad moment was the end of Hamilton's first episode, when Jennifer is informed that Jon will not work with her any longer. I enjoyed the series back in 1984/85 and I still enjoy it today. The series played the at the time hits and even the theme song, "I need a Hero," was used in a 2004 movie (Shreck 2). I really like the show with Jon-Erik Hexum and, later, Hamilton. The lead lady Jennifer O'Neal was (is) a really beautiful and attractive person. I will highly recommend this series for a relax and entertaining evening.


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