Wolf Universe: L.A. to New York
Wolf Universe: L.A. to New York
Seasons: 2
Episodes: 22
Created by: Jack Webb
Starring: Ed O'Neill
Ethan Embry
Desmond Harrington
Evan Parke
Roselyn Sánchez
Eva Longoria
Christina Chang
Produced by: Wolf Entertainment
Universal Television
Distributed by: ABC
Related shows: Law & Order: LA
The story you are about to see was inspired by actual events. The names have been changed to protect the innocent.

From Emmy Award-winning producer Dick Wolf, one of television's most successful creators and architect of the long-running "Law & Order" franchise, comes this modern-day take on the classic police drama L.A. Dragnet, with the hard-nosed Sergeant Joe Friday and a new man, Detective Frank Smith of the Robbery-Homicide Division investigating crimes that could only take place in Los Angeles, one of the world's most glamorous and intriguing cities.


Main Cast and Characters

Image Actor Character Seasons
Ed O'Neill Lieutenant
Joe Friday
Seasons 1-2
Ethan Embry Detective
Frank Smith
Season 1
Desmond Harrington Detective
Jimmy McCarron
Season 2
Eva Longoria Detective
Gloria Duran
Season 2
Evan Parke Detective
Raymond Cooper
Season 2
Christina Chang Deputy District Attorney
Sandy Chang
Season 2

(Recurring Season 1)

Roselyn Sánchez Detective
Elana Macias
Season 2

Recurring Guest Stars

Main article: L.A. Dragnet Guest Stars


Season Episodes Originally aired (U.S. dates)
Season premiere Season finale
1 12 February 2, 2003 May 11, 2003
2 10 October 4, 2003 December 4, 2004

Background information and Notes

  • Original Dragnet Theme "Danger Ahead" by Walter Schumann and Miklos Rozsa.


L.A. Dragnet
Seasons Season 1Season 2
Characters Joe FridayFrank SmithJimmy McCarronGloria DuranRaymond CooperSandy ChangElana Macias