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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Meredith Davies (credit only)
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Gardez (credit only)
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Luc Johnston (as Matthew Bomer)
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Julian Barnes
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Jackie Connors
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Alex Reynolds
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Michelle Carey
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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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This episode is the third time that Eliza Dushku (Tru) and Clare Kramer (Alex) have worked together as both appeared in"Bring It On" and "Buffy, The Vampire Slayer" previous to "Tru Calling". They are said to be good friends outside of work. See more »

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Tru Davies: Oh, hey, if a reporter named Michelle Carrey comes looking for me, just don't answer any questions.
Davis: Questions? What kind of questions?
Tru Davies: The kind we don't want to answer.
Davis: Oh, that kind. Right.
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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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