Murder, She Wrote1984 | TV Show

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A feisty widow solves murders when she's not writing about them in her home town of Cabot Cove, Maine, a coastal community with a peculiarly high homicide rate. A Sunday-night staple on CBS, this hugely popular drama was Angela Lansbury's first regular ser (more…)

Premiered: September 30, 1984

Rating: TV-PG

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Season 4, Episode 21 Deadpan

First Aired: May 1, 1988

It's curtains for a critic who raved about a play loosely based on one of Jessica's novels. The leading suspect: the archrival who panned it. Jessica: Angela Lansbury. Elliot Easterbrook: Dean Stockwell. Walter Knapf: Miles Chapin. Shayna: Carole Cook.

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