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 7, Episode 23 Give Me Your Life

First Aired: May 11, 1994

Police find an apparently abused teen (Joy Farmer) during an inspection of a building leased by a religious cult. Part 1 of two. Appfel: Peter Fonda. Calloway: Mitchell Laurance. Lula: Gwynyth Walsh. Stewart: Margo Moorer. Stone: Robert Treveiler. Hallisey: Karen Carlson. Forbes: Carl Weathers.

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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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