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Rex: A Cop's Best Friend 

Kommissar Rex (original title)
A recently divorced cop adopts a police dog who lost his former companion, together they solve crimes in and around Vienna.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Gerhard Zemann Gerhard Zemann ...  Dr. Leo Graf 119 episodes, 1994-2004
Heinz Weixelbraun Heinz Weixelbraun ...  Christian Böck 60 episodes, 1996-2001
Wolf Bachofner ...  Peter Höllerer 60 episodes, 1994-1999
Martin Weinek Martin Weinek ...  Fritz Kunz 59 episodes, 1999-2004
Reginald von Ravenhorst Reginald von Ravenhorst ...  Rex 58 episodes, 1994-1999
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A recently divorced cop adopts a police dog who lost his former companion, together they solve crimes in and around Vienna.

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A cop's best friend. See more »

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Crime | Action | Mystery

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Official Sites:

Sat.1 [Germany] (German)

Country:

Austria | Germany

Language:

German

Release Date:

10 November 1994 (Austria) See more »

Also Known As:

Comisario Rex See more »

Filming Locations:

Vienna, Austria

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1.33 : 1
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The dog who played Rex in the Italian spin off was named Henry, and came from the United States. See more »

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Referenced in To kokkino domatio: Kali tyhi, Giorgo (2005) See more »

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A Good Friend
(main theme)
Music by Gerd Schuller
Lyrics by Kathy Sampson
Performed by Kathy Sampson
Produced by Gerd Schuller at WSRB Studios -
Bernd Reischl, Graz, Austria
1994 Intercord Ton GmbH
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REX 4ever
4 September 2005 | by cinamon_atSee all my reviews

I'm Austrian but not living there. Whenever I see Rex I become home-sick. I know all the places where the series where shot and the people are real Austrians. Their behavior, their WURSTSEMMEL (this is the bread Rex ant the policemen always eat), their cars,..... it's all sooo real.

I wish I could see it in my mother-tongue but so far I wasn't lucky. I've seen it in dutch and Spanish so far and it makes me laugh how they spell the austrian names.

I'm glad this series was such a success that I can watch it almost anywhere in the world. Also in the Dominican Republic where I will live in the near future.


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