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: April 30, 1991
The spotlight's on Matlock when he flies to Hollywood to defend an actress (Kerrie Keane) accused of murdering her blackmailing ex-lover (Barry Sattles). Jackie: Arlene Golonka. Gil: James Sutorius. Edgar: Peter Hansen. Julie: Julie Sommars.