Miami Vice font

The name of the font that was used to create the original Miami Vice tv show logo is a typeface that goes by the name of Broadway. It was produced by the American typeface designer Morris Fuller Benton who lived in Milwaukee (Wisconsin) between 1872 and 1948. During this period, Morris worked at the American Type Founders corporation where he produced many significant typography items, with his Broadway font being one of the most popular.

The Broadway font became extremely popular during the 1980's when it was used to create the main logo in the Miami Vice tv show. Over the years we have seen that this typeface has become synonymous with all things related to the city of Miami in the USA.

There are several free font options available if you would like to recreate this Miami style in a logo, branding, t-shirt, or even on your website. Here are some fonts in this genre that you can download for free:

When download the Broadway font, you will find that the package contains two versions of the font - one in TTF format, and the other in OTF font file format. In this way, the font can be used in any design application that you might have installed on your computer system, including Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator.

To get started, click on one the links above, or alternatively you can click on the big green download button below.

About this font

Miami Vice is an all-American crime drama television series with 5 seasons. Miami Vice was known as the first television program to really make color TV come to life. Don Johnson, one of the most popular actors of the 80's stars in this Miami-based series as James "Sonny" Crockett an undercover detective that worked solving crimes with his team and his partner Ricardo "Rico" Tubbs played by Philip Michael Thomas. The series has been nominated for 33 awards over the years, of which it has won 10 including Favorite New TV Dramatic Program and Outstanding Cinematography for a Series in 1985.

Font Details

  • Name: Miami Vice
  • Author: Morris Fuller Benton
  • License: Free for Personal Use

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