John Caine

Created by Charles Knief Retired U.S. naval officer and SEAL JOHN CAINE lives on his 56-foot ketch-rigged sailboat, Duchess, in Oahu, Hawaii, and supplements his income by occasionally doing little favors for friends. Drawing favorable comparisons to Spenser and particularly Travis McGee, Caine's first appearance, 1996's Diamond Head, won the St. Martin's Press/Private Eye Writers … Continue reading John Caine

Jon Lancaster

Created by James Swain "Security companies are licensed and bound by a strict set of rules in the state of Florida. I'm not licensed, which lets me do pretty much whatever the hell I want." JON LANCASTER┬ámay look like a pot-bellied, belligerent asshole, but when push comes to shove, Well, yeah, sorta. He also makes … Continue reading Jon Lancaster

Thomas Magnum

Created by Donald P. Bellisario and Glen A. Larson I just don't get it. Never has such a so-so figure had such a large impact on a genre as the MAGNUM, P.I. television show. A watered-down and beefcaked up┬áRockford Files wannabe,utilising Hawaii 5-O's discarded props, it was created as a vehicle for then-rising star (and … Continue reading Thomas Magnum