Matlock (1986–1995)
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The Billionaire 

Disagreeable London-based American businessman Albert Gordon is shot dead. His son Eric is the prime suspect. Believing Eric's innocent, sister Laura plans a mock trial hoping to uncover new evidence. Ben travels to London to defend Eric.

Director:

Christopher Hibler

Writers:

Dean Hargrove (created by), Anne Collins (teleplay by) | 2 more credits »

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Andy Griffith ... Ben Matlock
Nancy Stafford ... Michelle Thomas
Kari Lizer ... Cassie Phillips
Kene Holiday ... Tyler Hudson (as Kene Holliday)
Greg Evigan ... Eric Gordon
Michele Greene ... Laura Gordon
Bruce Greenwood ... Mitchell Gordon
Jane How Jane How ... Sybil Gordon
David McCallum ... Philip Dudley
Don Murray ... Albert Gordon
Claire Oberman Claire Oberman ... Fiona Maxwell
Ronald Pickup ... Sir Alec Moore
Alan Downer Alan Downer ... Stanley Douglas
Leon Greene ... Inspector Liggett
Linal Haft Linal Haft ... Robert Harris
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Storyline

An American businessman based in London is killed. His son would be charged, tried, and convicted for the crime. His sister believing in her brother's innocence decides to stage a mock trial hoping that something that they missed will be revealed, and she hires Ben to defend him. Written by <rcs0411@yahoo.com>

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Genres:

Crime | Drama | Mystery

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 September 1987 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

London, England, UK

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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Ben Matlock tells Michelle Thomas that his daughter, Charlene, left Atlanta and joined a law firm in Philadelphia, thus explaining the character's exodus from the series. See more »

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