Season 7, Episode 8 Virgil Tibbs Attorney at Law
First Aired: November 4, 1993
Attorney Virgil Tibbs (Howard Rollins) defends an accused murderer (Brett Rice) claiming self-defense. Amanda: Tara Winston. Judge Simms: Stuart Culpepper. Eli: Ric Andosca. Dent: Jerry Chambers.
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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)