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Sun Oct 30 9:00am
In the Heat of the NightPilot Episode WGNA

In the series pilot, Det. Virgil Tibbs (Howard Rollins) returns to Sparta, Miss., for his mother's funeral, and is asked by the mayor to stay as chief of detectives. Part 1 of two. Gillespie: Carroll O'Connor. Harold LaPeer: Kevin McCarthy. Scott LaPeer: D (more…)

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Sun Oct 30 10:00am
In the Heat of the NightPilot Episode WGNA

Conclusion. As the new chief of detectives, Tibbs must work with Chief Gillespie, who resents the new appointee, to solve two murders. Mayor Findley: Dennis Lipscomb. Dee: Maggie Blye. Harold LaPeer: Kevin McCarthy.

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Sun Oct 30 11:00am
In the Heat of the NightRoad Kill(Season 1, Episode 1) WGNA

Tibbs causes a rift in the department when he suspects Gillespie's friend of killing his wife. Pauline: Gail O'Grady. Gilmore: Stephen Lee. Tibbs: Howard Rollins. Gillespie: Carroll O'Connor.

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Sun Oct 30 12:00pm
In the Heat of the NightFate(Season 1, Episode 2) WGNA

A local councilman and a New York conglomerate both want to buy the local newspaper, but the representative from New York appears to have the inside track. Evie Summers: Nana Visitor. Andy Summers: Robin Strand. Tolliver Morgan: Stocker Fontelieu. Tibbs: H (more…)

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Mon Oct 31 12:00pm
In the Heat of the NightPaper Castles(Season 4, Episode 17) WGNA

Tibbs becomes suspicious about the vehicular death of a partner in a building project that his friend (Kenny Leon) has invested in. Lawrence: Stephen Young. Bree: Sharon Wyatt. Tucker: Steve Boles. Samantha: Jen Harper. Tibbs: Howard Rollins. Gillespie: Ca (more…)

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Mon Oct 31 1:00pm
In the Heat of the NightLaid to Waste(Season 4, Episode 18) WGNA

The DA wants a body or a motive before he'll prosecute the man whose voice is ID'd by a blind woman as having fought with her missing neighbor. Ned: Tom Nowicki. Donner: Richard McKenzie. Parker: David Hart. Tibbs: Howard Rollins.

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Mon Oct 31 2:00pm
In the Heat of the NightFirst Deadly Sin(Season 4, Episode 19) WGNA

A man (Joseph Lambie) fears his son's chances of entering a seminary will be hurt if the boy (Bryan Dattilo) tells the police what he knows about a rape case. Marcella: Sally Spencer. Cruthers: Eddie King. Dee: Dee Shaw. Gillespie: Carroll O'Connor.

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Mon Oct 31 3:00pm
In the Heat of the NightJust a Country Boy(Season 4, Episode 20) WGNA

In L.A., Bubba is paired with an insurance investigator (Debra Sandlund) in a search for an arson-murder suspect who jumped bail before he could be extradited. Vincent: Franklin Cover. Locky: Brett Porter. Wallace Fannoy: Raymond Forchion. Bubba: Alan Autr (more…)

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Tue Nov 1 12:00pm
In the Heat of the NightNo Other Road(Season 4, Episode 21) WGNA

The murder trial of her ex-husband (John Wesley) takes a toll on Harriet DeLong and her son (Denise Nicholas, Rugg Williams), while both suspects in similar cases claim the other pulled the trigger. Marcus: Thom Gossom. Glenn: Michael Genevie.

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Tue Nov 1 1:00pm
In the Heat of the NightA Turning(Season 4, Episode 22) WGNA

The stress of being a policeman's wife gets to Althea as Tibbs investigates the robbery-murder of two suspected drug couriers. Haynes Brooke. Davy: Craig Thomas. Ronnie: Ed Price. Jimmy: Afemo Omilami. Tibbs: Howard Rollins.

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Tue Nov 1 2:00pm
In the Heat of the NightA Woman Much Admired(Season 5, Episode 1) WGNA

Gillespie learns some surprising news and says a painful goodbye when a former flame (Stella Stevens) returns to Sparta. Lana: Christine Elise. Ramon: George DiCenzo. Ken: Tony Mockus. Gillespie: Carroll O'Connor. Tibbs: Howard Rollins. Sweet: Geoffrey Tho (more…)

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Tue Nov 1 3:00pm
In the Heat of the NightBaby for Sale(Season 5, Episode 2) WGNA

A baby's natural father (Rick Dean) threatens to challenge the adoption unless the new dad (Mark Rolston)---married to Bubba's cousin---aids in a theft. Patty: Beth Burns. Candice: Glenn Younger. Ralph: Jack Swanson. Bubba: Alan Autry.

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Wed Nov 2 12:00pm
In the Heat of the NightObsession(Season 5, Episode 3) WGNA

The too ardent admirer (Bill McKinney) of a socially active teacher is determined to make her pay for her wicked ways. Kessler: David Butler. Tibbs: Howard Rollins. Sweet: Geoffrey Thorne. Bubba: Alan Autry. Gillespie: Carroll O'Connor.

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Wed Nov 2 1:00pm
In the Heat of the NightLiar's Poker(Season 5, Episode 4) WGNA

When a philanthropist is murdered in his home, the prime suspect is a prostitute (Kim Lankford)---who was found intoxicated at his side. Annabelle: Tippi Hedren. Sykes: John Saxon. Cantrell: David Dunard. Ogelvy: Thom McFadden. Bubba: Alan Autry.

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Wed Nov 2 2:00pm
In the Heat of the NightRuda's Awakening(Season 5, Episode 5) WGNA

When Bubba's struggle with a teenage burgular ends in the boy's death, Tibbs' vengeful aunt (Fran Bennett) reports that she's witnessed a murder. Bubba: Alan Autry. Gillespie: Carroll O'Connor. Sweet: Geoffrey Thorne. Tibbs: Howard Rollins.

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Thu Nov 3 12:00pm
In the Heat of the NightUnfinished Business(Season 5, Episode 6) WGNA

Bubba travels to L.A. to testify in an organized-crime trial and to safeguard the key witness---a young boy (Mike Chin) who saw a mobster commit a murder. Pat: Debra Sandlund. Det. Wadlec: William Flatley. Harris: Jack Betts. Vincent: Franklin Cover.

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Thu Nov 3 1:00pm
In the Heat of the NightThe More Things Change(Season 5, Episode 7) WGNA

A businessman's illegitimate daughter wants to take him to court if he doesn't increase his support, while someone else wants to take the man's life. Dalton: Ben Murphy. Irene: Marj Dusay. Tibbs: Howard Rollins. Gillespie: Carroll O'Connor.

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Thu Nov 3 2:00pm
In the Heat of the NightSweet, Sweet Blues(Season 5, Episode 8) WGNA

A singer may hold the key to the mystery surrounding the murder of Sweet's grandfather. Sweet: Geoffrey Thorne. Luann: Crystal R. Fox. Tibbs: Howard Rollins. Gillespie: Carroll O'Connor.

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Thu Nov 3 3:00pm
In the Heat of the NightSparta Gold(Season 5, Episode 9) WGNA

Sparta police discover a marijuana crop after Bubba and his girlfriend are chased from the area by shotgun fire. Barney: Mark Boone Junior. Darrell: Anthony Haynes. Tibbs: Howard Rollins. Gillespie: Carroll O'Connor.

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Sun Nov 6 9:00am
In the Heat of the NightBlind Spot(Season 1, Episode 3) WGNA

A successful native son returns with plans to build a plant, but Tibbs doesn't share the city leaders' euphoria. Part 1 of two. Steve Vincent: Michael Spound. John Reeve: Lou Walker. Tibbs: Howard Rollins.

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Sun Nov 6 10:00am
In the Heat of the NightBlind Spot(Season 1, Episode 4) WGNA

Conclusion. Gillespie orders a 24-hour guard at the hospital, where Vincent's men fail to tie up loose ends; and the police learn the DEA has nothing on Epson (Bill Sadler). Steve Vincent: Michael Spound. Buddy: Cameron Dye. Barbara: Jill Carroll.

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Sun Nov 6 11:00am
In the Heat of the NightA Necessary Evil(Season 1, Episode 5) WGNA

The six wives of a bigamist are jailed after he is mysteriously poisoned. Henley: David Orange. Huguette: Jennifer Bassey. Bea: Zita Mack. Ellie Anne: Carol Sutton. Gillespie: Carroll O'Connor.

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Sun Nov 6 12:00pm
In the Heat of the NightAnd Then You Die(Season 1, Episode 6) WGNA

A boy overhears the murder of his grandmother and later meets the killer face to face, while under the care of Althea (Anne-Marie Johnson). Lester: Will Bledsoe. Audine: Mariska Hargitay. Miss Elnora: Pat Perkins. Bates: Jerry Marshall. Tibbs: Howard Rolli (more…)

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Sun Nov 6 1:00pm
In the Heat of the NightThe Family Secret(Season 2, Episode 3) WGNA

Gillespie has trouble accepting the evidence in the murder of a friend and leader, who didn't have an enemy in the world---outside his family. Claudia: Susan Blakely. Bernice: Muriel Moore. Mary Lynn: Suzanne Ventulett. Stuart: Wallace Wilkinson.

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