What is 21 Jump Street?
21 Jump Street was a crime-drama TV series that ran for 5 seasons from 1987 to 1991.
It starred Johnny Depp, Dustin Nguyen, and Peter DeLuise and used plot lines that revolved around young looking police officers that specialized in youth crime; the series catapulted Depp into stardom.
A film adaptation of the TV series has just been released as an action-comedy starring Jonah Hill, Channing Tatum, and Ice Cube.
In this updated version, two underachiever cops are sent into a local high school with the plan to blend in so that they can take down a synthetic drug ring.
Holly Robinson Peete reprises her role as Officer Judy Hoffs in the movie.