Interesting Media: David Soul

At the kitchen table of his London flat, David Soul is re-enacting the 1974 auditions for Starksy & Hutch, except he’s not playing Hutch—the blond, blue-eyed California detective who made him one of the biggest TV stars in the world. He’s playing Starsky—or, technically, Starsky actor Paul Michael Glaser. “This guy walked in, who I […]

Don’t give up on David Soul—just stop asking if he was Starsky or Hutch…

Interview by Bernard Bale, The Sunday Post Which one were you, Starsky or Hutch? That is the question that has haunted David Soul since the 1970s and yet he is an internationally famous singing star and a world-renowned actor of both theatre and the big screen. So, which one was he? “I was Hutch because […]

Starsky and Hutch Actor David Soul on His Final Assignment

David Soul burst onto television screens as Detective Ken Hutchinson in Starsky and Hutch, arguably the best-loved cop series of the 1970s. Memorable for chunky cardigans, flares and full-throttle car chases using a striped Ford Gran Torino, it brought a shaft of Californian sunshine to down-at-heel, strike-bound Britain, making homegrown police dramas look dull. Nearly […]