Murder, She Wrote

  • 1984
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

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 series and earned the Tony and Golden Globe-winning actress an Emmy nomination (but never, unaccountably,...read more

Season 2, Episode 8 Dead Heat

First Aired: November 24, 1985

Jessica's jockey niece is a winner in an apparently fixed race, then is the chief suspect in the murder of her horse's owner. Angela Lansbury. Tracy Macgill: Linda Grovenor. Vicky Gallegos: Priscilla Barnes. Vince Shackman: Norman Fell. Mike Gann: Clu Gulager.

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  • Premiered: September 30, 1984
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: 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)

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