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Mannix

Portrait of a Hero (Season 6, Episode 5)
TV Episode | 52 min | Action, Crime, Drama

A Vietnam war hero who married into the family of an aircraft manufacturer is killed by a grenade tossed into an elevator just before the doors close. The elevator operator, Roy Elkins, survives, but while in a near-coma, he keeps ...See moreA Vietnam war hero who married into the family of an aircraft manufacturer is killed by a grenade tossed into an elevator just before the doors close. The elevator operator, Roy Elkins, survives, but while in a near-coma, he keeps murmuring what appears to be a woman's name, "Joyce." Because Joe Mannix is Elkins' friend, he decides to try to find out why someone nearly killed him -- beginning with an attempt to learn what Elkins means by the mysterious "Joyce." Written by aldanoli See less
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Writers
Richard Levinson (created by) | William Link (created by) | Bruce Geller (developed by) | John Meredyth Lucas (teleplay)
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Status
Edit Released
Updated Oct 15, 1972

Release date
Oct 15, 1972 (United States)

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17 cast members
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Mike Connors
Joe Mannix Joe Mannix   See fewer
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Gail Fisher
Peggy Fair Peggy Fair   See fewer
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Robert Reed
Lt. Adam Tobias Lt. Adam Tobias   See fewer
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Dabney Coleman
Ralph Stoner Ralph Stoner   See fewer
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John Milford
Col. Edgar Ewing Col. Edgar Ewing   See fewer
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Melendy Britt
Barbara Noland Barbara Noland   See fewer
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Lyle Bettger
Julian Mallory Julian Mallory   See fewer
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Eugene Peterson
Lou Morgan Lou Morgan   See fewer
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Judith McConnell
J.C. Casey J.C. Casey   See fewer
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William Bryant
Schaeffer Schaeffer   See fewer
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Robert Munk
Roy Elkins Roy Elkins   See fewer
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Lee Stanley
Les Carlson Les Carlson   See fewer
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Dallas Mitchell
Controller Controller   See fewer
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Walker Edmiston
Roddy Rodman Roddy Rodman   See fewer
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Robert Patten
Ben Lorenz Ben Lorenz   See fewer
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Charlie Picerni
Cease (uncredited) Cease (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

6.9 / 10 | 19 votes