Detective Klaus Mandela
The Finder Outer character
|Detective Klaus Mandela|
|First appearance||"T.: The Terrestrial" (7ACV16)|
|Voiced by||David Herman|
Detective Klaus Mandela is the protagonist of the T.V. show The Finder Outer. [7ACV16]
- "Klaus" is a German name. One of the protagonists of the American T.V. series The Bridge, which premiered exactly two weeks after 7ACV16 aired, is a detective played by German actress Diane Kruger.
- The name "Mandela" most commonly refers to former South African president Nelson Mandela.
- Detective Klaus Mandela was originally named Slaznack,  possibly a derivation of the name "Selznick".
Announcer: Coming this fall... Some cops can read minds.
Detective Klaus Mandela: Did you do it or not? I'm not a mind reader.
Announcer: Some cops can see the past.
Detective Klaus Mandela: I could solve this crime if only I had personally watched it happen!
Announcer: And some cops get help from angels.
Detective Klaus Mandela: Come on, Gabriel. You must've seen somethin'!
Gabriel: Nah, man. I ain't seen nothin' for no cop.
Announcer: But there's still one cop with no special abilities whatsoever.
[Detective Klaus Mandela sighs.]
Detective Klaus Mandela: There's only one way to know who committed this crime. I'll just have to... find out.
Announcer: Detective Klaus Mandela is... The Finder Outer.
- ^ Commentary for "T.: The Terrestrial" on Volume 8, disc 1.