In the Heat of the Night

A white Southern police chief and a black detective put aside racial animosity to solve crimes in a Mississippi hamlet. This tense drama was inspired by the Oscar-winning 1967 film, which was based on John Ball's 1965 novel. Despite the occasional health-related absences of star Carroll O'Connor (Joe Don Baker and Carl Weathers each briefly filled the c (more…)

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Season 3, Episode 19 Indiscretions

First Aired: March 20, 1990

Althea plays matchmaker for Sweet and her friend from Philadelphia, which is also the home of a hit-and-run victim found the day her friend arrives. Regina: Patrice Chanel. Nathan Baxter: Barry Scott. Althea: Anne-Marie Johnson. Calhoun: Scott Higgs.

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  • Premiered: October 28, 1992
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: A white Southern police chief and a black detective put aside racial animosity to solve crimes in a Mississippi hamlet. This tense drama was inspired by the Oscar-winning 1967 film, which was based on John Ball's 1965 novel. Despite the occasional health-r… (more)

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