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Directed by 

Lee H. Katzin

Writing Credits  

James Lee Barrett ... (developer)
 
Nancy Bond ... (written by)
 
John Ball ... (based on characters created by)

Cast (in credits order)  

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Chief of Detectives Virgil Tibbs (as Howard Rollins)
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David Hart ...
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Hugh O'Connor ...
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Claudia Merrill
Suzanne Ventulett ...
Mary Lynn Merrill
Muriel Moore ...
Bernice Merrill
Wallace Wilkinson ...
Stuart Merrill
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Becker (as Michael Moss)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
John Webb ...
Officer John
Robin Florence ...
Suzanne (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Walton Dornisch ... associate producer
Edward Ledding ... producer
Lee Maddux ... co-producer
David Moessinger ... executive producer
Fred Silverman ... executive producer
Jeri Taylor ... supervising producer

Music by 

Joseph Harnell ... (as Joe Harnell)

Cinematography by 

Peter Salim ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

Leon Carrere

Casting By 

Ben Rubin
Mary Jo Slater

Production Design by 

Al Rohm

Set Decoration by 

Bruce Kay

Makeup Department 

Pat Gerhardt ... makeup artist
Dee Manges ... makeup department head
Sylvia Mays ... makeup artist
JoAnn Stafford-Chaney ... hair stylist

Production Management 

Edward Ledding ... unit production manager (as Ed Ledding)
Bruce A. Pobjoy ... post-production supervisor
Christopher Seitz ... executive in charge of production

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Eldon Burke ... first assistant director (as Eldon Kent Burke)
James Griffin ... second assistant director (as James S. Griffin)

Art Department 

Chuck Arrigo ... construction coordinator (as Chuck R. Arrigo)
Don E. Cochran ... painter
Donald k Cochran ... carpenter gang boss
Russell Goble ... property master
Erik Grasteit ... assistant property master (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Christopher Assells ... sound editor
Gary C. Bourgeois ... re-recording mixer (as Gary Bourgeois)
Maury Harris ... sound mixer
Dave McMoyler ... sound effects supervisor (as David McMoyler)
Steve Pederson ... re-recording mixer
Mark Smith ... re-recording mixer

Special Effects by 

Dick Cross ... special effects

Stunts 

Jeffrey J. Dashnaw ... stunt coordinator (as Jeff Dashnaw)

Camera and Electrical Department 

George W. Borthwick ... key grip
Michael Schuyler ... chief lighting technician (as Mike Schuyler)

Casting Department 

Nan Dutton ... original casting
Shay Griffin ... location casting

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Shari Gray ... costumer: women
Donna O'Neal ... costume supervisor
Tony Velasco ... costumer: men
Summer Shohfi ... assistant costume designer (uncredited)

Editorial Department 

Scott Gregory ... colorist
James C. Johnson ... assistant editor (as Jim Johnson)
Barbara Riley ... negative cutter

Location Management 

Scott Elias ... location manager

Music Department 

Alan Bergman ... lyrics: theme music
Marilyn Bergman ... lyrics: theme music
Bill Champlin ... performer: theme music
Ken Johnson ... music editor
Quincy Jones ... composer: theme music
Richard S. Kaufman ... music supervisor
Steve Livingston ... music editor
Christopher Page ... arranger: theme music (as Chris Page)

Transportation Department 

Daniel Quick ... transportation coordinator

Other crew 

James Lee Barrett ... developed for television by
Judy Burke ... production coordinator
Deena Burkett ... designer: main title
Jill Freeman ... script supervisor
Bill Millar ... designer: main title
Carroll O'Connor ... story editor (as Matt Harris)
Kathy Siler ... production secretary
Francis X. Tobin ... publicist

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