Courtroom drama about a cagey Atlanta defense attorney with a down-home demeanor and uptown strategy. Many of the Harvard-educated lawyer's cases were on the sensational side and often decided by `Perry Mason'-like last-minute revelations on the witness stand. The stories were hardly intricate, but this proved to be Andy Griffith's second monster hit, a (more…)
First Aired: February 13, 1990
When his tennis-pro client is accused of murdering a rival, Matlock rallies his players to volley with the suspects. Dave Travis: Vincent Van Patten. Peter Southcott: Gary Hudson. Sarah McClain: Cheryl A. Paris. Gil McDevitt: Jim Calvert. Matlock: Andy Griffith.