Tru Calling: Season 1, Episode 13

Drop Dead Gorgeous (18 Mar. 2004)

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Tru must prevent a death at a beauty pageant. At the same time, she tries to keep a nosy newspaper reporter from discovering her secret.



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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Meredith Davies (credit only)
Gardez (credit only)
Luc Johnston (as Matthew Bomer)
Julian Barnes
Jackie Connors
Alex Reynolds
Michelle Carey
Angela Todd
Adrian Barnes


Tru must prevent a death at a beauty pageant. At the same time, she tries to keep a nosy newspaper reporter from discovering her secret.

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Davis: [Speaking of Michelle] She does know something that I've known for a long time. Not that she'll ever be able to prove it, mind you. And maybe I should have told you sooner, but I didn't want to confuse you even more.
Tru Davies: Davis.
Davis: ...Before you, there was someone else. A woman. She relived days. She could prevent death. Once you asked me why I believed you, how readily I accepted what you can do. And that's why. Because I met her. And as many times as you read her file, it's never going to be in there....
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Back to the future meets Miss Congeniality.
29 June 2008 | by (Port Stephens, Australia) – See all my reviews

All of Harrison's dreams come true when he is invited to be a guest judge at a beauty contest. Unfortunately he is using the event to pay off some gambling debts by trying to influence the outcome.

When one of the contestants turns up in the morgue Tru must go undercover to find out who would want to murder the young woman. When a jealous ex boyfriend becomes chief suspect we know straight away it isn't him. Is it one of the rivals? Or could it be another judge? I saw the ending long before it arrived.

This is not one of the better episodes and does little to enhance the story lines or the characters. I hope the writers don't fall into the habit of just recycling old Columbo episodes.

My opinion - pedestrian.

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