Bounty is the first episode from the first season of Walker, Texas Ranger and was premiered on September 25, 1993.


Bank robber Roy Buchanan is accidentally arrested, but when he is let go, he not only has Walker and Trivette on his heels, but a deadly bounty hunter by the name of Waxwell as well.


Chuck Norris as Ranger Walker
Clarence Gilyard as Ranger Trivette
Noble Willingham as CD Parker
Sheree J. Wilson as Alexandra Cahill
Floyd 'Red Crow' Westerman as Uncle Ray Firewalker


  • Bruce McGill as Boone Waxwell
  • Harold Pruett as Ned Buchanon
  • Ned Vaughn as Roy Buchanon
  • Melora Walters as Star Buckley


  • Norman Bennett as Abel Buchanon
  • Jerry Biggs as Guy with Black Eye
  • Weasel Forshaw as Bartender
  • Edie Lozano as Nurse
  • Mark Fickert as Customer
  • James Littlejohn as Mick


  • This is the first episode where the end credits were played over a picture of a Texas Ranger badge, which stayed that way for the rest of the series.
  • One (or more) of the writers must have been a John D. MacDonald/Travis McGee fan. Boone Waxwell is the main antagonist character in MacDonald's "Bright Orange For the Shroud" (Number 6 in the McGee series.)

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