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Matlock

The Author (Season 1, Episode 14)
TV Episode | 48 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

Maryann Nelson's book, whose characters are based on her neighbors, is a best seller. Angry neighbors threaten her. When Reverend DeLuca visits, someone shoots at her and kills him. The investigation leads to town Doctor Egan.
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Updated Jan 13, 1987

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Jan 13, 1987 (United States)

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19 cast members
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Andy Griffith
Ben Matlock Ben Matlock   See fewer
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Linda Purl
Charlene Matlock Charlene Matlock   See fewer
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Kene Holiday
Tyler Hudson (as Kene Holliday) Tyler Hudson (as Kene Holliday)   See fewer
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Parker Stevenson
Dr. Philip Eagen Dr. Philip Eagen   See fewer
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Michael Durrell
D.A. Lloyd Burgess D.A. Lloyd Burgess   See fewer
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Louise Caire Clark
Jessie Peters Jessie Peters   See fewer
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Guy Stockwell
Chief Johnson Chief Johnson   See fewer
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Stanley Kamel
Jeweler Mark Douglas Jeweler Mark Douglas   See fewer
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Brion James
Mr. Grock Mr. Grock   See fewer
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John Schuck
Reporter Carl Burke Reporter Carl Burke   See fewer
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Elizabeth Savage
Barbara Gleason Barbara Gleason   See fewer
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John O'Leary
Rev. DeLuca Rev. DeLuca   See fewer
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Audra Lindley
Mary Ann Newton Mary Ann Newton   See fewer
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Kay Freeman
Marjorie Sawyer Marjorie Sawyer   See fewer
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Richard Newton
Judge Richard Cooksey Judge Richard Cooksey   See fewer
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Eddie Quillan
David Sears David Sears   See fewer
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Charles C. Stevenson Jr.
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Jimmie Booth
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Tom Willett
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Ratings Breakdown

7.8 / 10 | 70 votes