Father Dowling Mysteries

  • 1990
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

A Chicago priest teams with a streetwise nun to solve crimes in this lighthearted detective series based on novels by Ralph McInerny. The pilot was a 1987 made-for-TV movie on NBC, which also aired the series' first season. It then moved to ABC for the rest of its run.

Season 3, Episode 5 The Movie Mystery

First Aired: October 25, 1990

Art imitates life when a TV show about a sleuthing priest and his nun sidekick goes on location to St. Michael's---and the director is murdered. Mark Tannen: John Furey. Sarah Soames: Michele Scarabelli. Brian Cahill: Philip Charles MacKenzie. Evert: Mark Moses.

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  • Premiered: January 4, 1990
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: A Chicago priest teams with a streetwise nun to solve crimes in this lighthearted detective series based on novels by Ralph McInerny. The pilot was a 1987 made-for-TV movie on NBC, which also aired the series' first season. It then moved to ABC for the res… (more)

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