Murder, She Wrote 1984 | TV Show Watchlist

Season 5, Episode 1 J.B....As in Jailbird

First Aired: October 23, 1988

Jessica is charged with a murder she only witnessed, and then is left to simmer in the slammer to protect her from the real killer. Angela Lansbury. Michael Haggerty: Len Cariou. Styles: Sam Behrens. Lancaster: John Rhys-Davies. Glenda: Leslie Easterbrook. Roger Travis: Maxwell Caulfield.

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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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