Moonlighting: Season 4, Episode 5

Cool Hand Dave: Part 1 (17 Nov. 1987)

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Agnes is excited at the news of Maddie's pregnancy and she blurts it out to Herbert, who then tells David. He tries to fly to Chicago but his identity stolen and he finds himself arrested, in jail, and then in solitary confinement.


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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Captain Shank
Scott Hundley
Prisoner Escort
David Clover ...
Prisoner Escort
Derek (as Rocky Giordani Sr.)
Jack Murdock ...
Cheryl Carter ...
Airport Ticket Clerk
Fred Ottaviano ...
Big Bald Inmate
Darwyn Swalve ...


Agnes is excited at the news of Maddie's pregnancy but is having a lot of trouble keeping it a secret and she blurts it out to Herbert, just after he had apologised to Agnes. He in turn can't keep it a secret and tells David that Maddie is pregnant. David decides to fly to Chicago to see her. In the airport his identity is stolen by a criminal and he finds himself arrested and in jail. After he starts a food fight during his first meal, David finds himself in solitary confinement. Meanwhile, Herbert continues his romantic pursuit of Agnes. Written by jem

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