Diagnosis Murder: Season 5, Episode 9

Must Kill TV (6 Nov. 1997)

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When one of Dr. Sloan's patients, a major network's VP of program development, ignores his warnings by rushing back to stress-ridden pilot season after a heart-attack, he's not surprised to... See full summary »

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When one of Dr. Sloan's patients, a major network's VP of program development, ignores his warnings by rushing back to stress-ridden pilot season after a heart-attack, he's not surprised to hear the next kills her, until Amanda's autopsy shows her nitro-pills were substituted with placebo sugar. As Jesse is desperate not to have to spend his first (fishing) vacation in years with his father, who was never there for him, he successfully applies for a job in the studio's mail-room and thus gathers an insiders perspective which confirms the length of the list of suspects, which largely remains after he finds successor hung in her office, as the job mass-produces enemies: jealous and ambitious rivals, actors, producers and even loony fans for who her approval of a pilot or decision to scrap a show is vital. Yet after it turns out the first victim died from seeing a specially doctored vile version of a pilot she had already pre-approved, Mark figures out a less obvious culprit and the way ... Written by KGF Vissers

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On the set for "Frankencop", Jackson Burley waxes lyrical about how this show could be talked about among the greats, such as "Police Story" and "Hill Street Blues", Steve Sloan then chips in with "Airwolf". Airwolf, of course, being a series that Barry Van Dyke himself had a starring role in. See more »

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