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Matlock

The Reporter (Season 1, Episode 23)
TV Episode | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

A woman arrives home to find her house on fire and her husband dead. The police believe she did it to kill her husband who supposedly was planning on leaving her. A newspaper reporter helps Ben and discovers the husband had a secret past.
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Updated May 5, 1987

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May 5, 1987 (United States)

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17 cast members
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Andy Griffith
Ben Matlock Ben Matlock   See fewer
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Linda Purl
Charlene Matlock (credit only) Charlene Matlock (credit only)   See fewer
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Kene Holiday
Tyler Hudson (credit only) (as Kene Holliday) Tyler Hudson (credit only) (as Kene Holliday)   See fewer
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Sarah Abrell
Sally Duncan Sally Duncan   See fewer
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David Carpenter
Dan Abrams Dan Abrams   See fewer
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Chris Cote
Glen Palmer Glen Palmer   See fewer
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Michael Flanagan
Divorce Lawyer Divorce Lawyer   See fewer
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David Froman
Lt. Bob Brooks Lt. Bob Brooks   See fewer
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Robert Harper
Michael Palmer Michael Palmer   See fewer
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Caryn Richman
Laurie Palmer Laurie Palmer   See fewer
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Robin Thomas
Prosecutor Burton Hawkins Prosecutor Burton Hawkins   See fewer
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Lee Wilkof
Dr. Randolph Dr. Randolph   See fewer
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Andrew Divoff
Federal Agent Federal Agent   See fewer
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Bob Delegall
Dr. Lewis Weeks Dr. Lewis Weeks   See fewer
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Lucille Meredith
Judge Irene Sawyer Judge Irene Sawyer   See fewer
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Alixe C. Branch
Federal Agent Federal Agent   See fewer
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Sean McGuirk
Detective Detective   See fewer
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7.4 / 10 | 56 votes