TV: C is for... Cannon By TV Cream Posted on May 6, 2009 Share Tweet Share Share Email Comments ON BBC1 FROM 1972 TO 1978 WILLIAM CONRAD puffed and chafed as the huge great big massive fat bastard private eye Frank Cannon, sweating it out and miraculously avoiding being shot by the crooks. Related Items:but is it 'canon'?, William Conrad Share Tweet Share Share Email Recommended for you Last Chance To See Twist in the Tale, A 1 Comment 1 Comment Glenn Aylett June 9, 2018 at 1:38 pm He had to quit when American cars became smaller in the late seventies. Cannon was so big he used to struggle to get into his Lincoln Continental, so I’d imagine he’d get stuck in a Ford Pinto. Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.