The New Mike Hammer: Season 3, Episode 22

A Face in the Night (13 May 1987)
"Mike Hammer" A Face in the Night (original title)

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An Australian private detective approaches Hammer to find a missing author. Her only clue is 'The Face', Hammer's mysterious woman. He catches up with the The Face and finds out her story. Together they find out why the author is wanted.

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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Lindsay Bloom ...
Velda (credit only)
Kent Williams ...
Mary Frann ...
Harriet 'Harry' Quail
Milo's Main Torturer
Milo's Henchman
Mimi Maynard ...
Mike's New Secretary
Phillip R. Allen ...
Mr. Milo (as Phillip Richard Allen)
Donna Denton ...
Ed Griffith ...
Jeff Reese ...
Bob LeConte
Marlene Casamento ...


An Australian private detective, Harry, and who knows every Australian cliché ever written, approaches Hammer to find a missing author. The only clue she has is a picture of a contact, who turns out to be is 'The Face'. Hammer finally catches up with The Face and finds out that her name is Laura. It turns out that Hammer has been fictionalised in a series of books and Laura has been observing him as part of research for the books. However, people are trying to kill her. Hammer is captured and tortured so he will tell them where Laura is hiding. Their final goal is to find and kill the witness to a murder that is the subject of the next book. Laura, Harry and Pat work together to rescue Hammer. Written by jem

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