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"Burke's Law" Who Killed the Soap Star? (1994)

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Original Air Date:
11 March 1994 (Season 1, Episode 7)
When the star of a popular daytime soap arrives at the annual awards show, she is murdered on the red carpet in full view of a television audience. Peter and Amos have many suspects to choose from. | Add synopsis »


 (Episode Cast) (in credits order)

Gene Barry ... Chief Amos Burke

Peter Barton ... Peter Burke
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Lisa Amsterdam

Army Archerd ... Army Archerd

James Brolin ... Mitchell Farrell

Lou Cass

David Faustino ... Carl Loomis

Bonnie Franklin ... Theresa St. Claire

George Marshall Ruge ... The Coach

John Schneider ... Brett Scanlon
Kimberley Simms

Hunter Tylo ... Penelope Jordan

Episode Crew
Produced by
Joel J. Feigenbaum .... producer
Original Music by
Ken Harrison 
Art Department
Thomas R. Cahill .... property master
David Needham .... leadman
Sound Department
Gary Alexander .... re-recording mixer
Peter Austin .... supervising sound editor
Camera and Electrical Department
Eldon Hansen .... lighting technician
Editorial Department
Drew Ysais .... post production assistant
Series Cast
These people are regular cast members. Were they in this episode?
Mark Robertson ... Ramon

Series Crew
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Directed by
James L. Conway 
Walter Grauman 
Christopher Hibler 
Noel Nosseck 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
James L. Conway  developed by

Original Music by
Eddie Arkin 
Dan Foliart 
Ken Harrison 
Dennis McCarthy 
Cinematography by
David Plenn 
Film Editing by
Bob Bring 
Production Design by
Dean Edward Mitzner 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Daniel Silverberg .... second assistant director
Art Department
Jessica McDonald .... assistant property master
Anthony C. Thorpe .... property master
Sound Department
Dennis Kirk .... re-recording mixer
Elmo Ponsdomenech .... re-recording mixer
Rick Avery .... stunts
Jon H. Epstein .... stunts
Allen Robinson .... utility stunts
Pat Romano .... stunts
Raliegh Wilson .... stunts
Camera and Electrical Department
Moose Enright .... electrician (as Thomas Enright)
Keith H. Moore .... assistant camera
Editorial Department
Delmarie Fieldhammer .... assistant editor
Paul Fontaine .... assistant editor
Location Management
Jim Carberry .... location manager
Music Department
Tim Boyle .... score mixer
John E. Davis .... composer: theme music
Other crew
Bundy Chanock .... set medic
Brian McMillan .... animal trainer
Emily Rice .... production accountant
Production CompaniesDistributors

Additional Details

Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:

Did You Know?

The murdered soap opera actress is played by a real-life soap actress, Kimberley Simms, who was appearing on Guiding Light at the time.See more »


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