Co-star Bonaduce had his own drug and personal problems, but eventually became a successful radio announcer and briefly hosted a syndicated talk show.
ItÃ¢s a wonder how Phoenix didnÃ¢t join his co-star in scooping the top gong at the Oscars.
But all is not plain sailing when a romance blossoms between Jimmy and his co star Annabel Sweep, the beautiful Prisoner Support officer.
His co-star was Iain Cuthbertson, as the scheming villain Charlie Endell who employed Budgie.
Playing off co-star Alex Winter 's Bill, Reeves delivered a letter-perfect turn which unfortunately typecast the actor.