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Cagney & Lacey

Matinee (Season 3, Episode 1)
TV-PG
TV Episode | 49 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

Fred Grandy, plays a wealthy businessman whose wife was strangled in a motel room where she had recently trysted with her lover. The solution to the crime gives Det. La Guardia (Sidney Clute) a totally unexpected chance to shine when he ...See moreFred Grandy, plays a wealthy businessman whose wife was strangled in a motel room where she had recently trysted with her lover. The solution to the crime gives Det. La Guardia (Sidney Clute) a totally unexpected chance to shine when he notices that a blackmailer photographing the couple in flagrante also photographed the hotel room's TV set, running a soap opera La Guardia secretly and faithfully watches - and featuring a character which was supposedly off the show at the time the photo was taken! Written by Peter Harris See less
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Writers
Barbara Avedon (creator) | Barbara Corday (creator) | Chris Abbott (as Chris Abbott-Fish)
Composer
Cinematographer
H├ęctor R. Figueroa (as Hector R. Figueroa)
Casting Directors
Diane Dimeo | Michael McLean (as Michael McLean and Associates)
Status
Edit Released
Updated Mar 19, 1984

Release date
Mar 19, 1984 (United States)

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23 cast members
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Tyne Daly
Mary Beth Lacey Mary Beth Lacey   See fewer
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Sharon Gless
Christine Cagney Christine Cagney   See fewer
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Al Waxman
Lt. Bert Samuels Lt. Bert Samuels   See fewer
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Carl Lumbly
Mark Petrie Mark Petrie   See fewer
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Martin Kove
Victor Isbecki Victor Isbecki   See fewer
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Sidney Clute
Paul La Guardia Paul La Guardia   See fewer
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John Karlen
Harvey Lacey Harvey Lacey   See fewer
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Tony La Torre
Harvey Lacey Jr. Harvey Lacey Jr.   See fewer
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Troy W. Slaten
Michael Lacey (as Troy Slaten) Michael Lacey (as Troy Slaten)   See fewer
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Fred Grandy
Richard White Richard White   See fewer
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Bibi Besch
Linda Carson Linda Carson   See fewer
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Barbara Tarbuck
Thelma Samuels Thelma Samuels   See fewer
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Matthew Barry
David Samuels David Samuels   See fewer
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Robert Hirschfeld
Morris Katz Morris Katz   See fewer
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Ellen Tobie
Marsha Reynolds Marsha Reynolds   See fewer
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Armin Shimerman
Officer Green Officer Green   See fewer
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Shanit Keter
Dr. Jamal Dr. Jamal   See fewer
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Lu Leonard
The Desk Clerk The Desk Clerk   See fewer
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Steve Guri
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Christy Sinickas
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Alan Bendich
Detective Detective   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

7.6 / 10 | 27 votes