Hutch's ex-wife suddenly returns, claiming to be seriously ill and begging for a second chance. When she is found murdered, Hutch becomes the prime suspect. Starsky helps Hutch avoid Internal Affairs and uncover the truth about his ex-wife.
Did You Know?
First time Hutch's ex-wife make's an appearance on the show. Surprisingly, she is a beautiful brunette. All other woman Hutch's has dated are all blondes. Hutch is very bitter that his ex-wife has made an appearance after leaving him 5 years ago. Maybe this is why he prefers blondes now. See more
The scene takes place in Huggy's bar. Hutch introduces his ex-wife, Van to Huggy; at which time Huggy says Van can have anything she wants "On the house". Van says she'll have her usual looking for Hutch to fill in the blank. Hutch thinks a moment and says: "Brandy Alexander". She then tells Huggy what his favorite drink is and orders him a "Vodka on the Rocks with a twist and a splash of tonic." At 9:39 Huggy's brings the drink order to their table: A Brandy Alexander and a beer." Maybe Huggy's know Hutch better than the Ex does. See more
Det. Dave Starsky
I still think we should have taken my car.
Det. Ken 'Hutch' Hutchinson
The striped tomato? Driving around in that is about as discreet as riding on a Homecoming float.
References Laverne & Shirley