Matlock (1986–1995)
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The Mayor: Part 1 

A popular mayor is seen arguing with two visitors to his home, the next day he is murdered by someone dressed as a well known environmental protester. Ben Matlock, Michelle and Tyler are lured to defend the accused under false pretenses.

Director:

Harvey S. Laidman (as Harvey Laidman)

Writers:

Dean Hargrove (created by), Robert Schlitt (teleplay by) | 3 more credits »

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Andy Griffith ... Ben Matlock
Nancy Stafford ... Michelle Thomas
Julie Sommars ... Julie March (credit only)
Kene Holiday ... Tyler Hudson (as Kene Holliday)
Georg Stanford Brown ... Judge Stuart Franklin
Tony Soper Tony Soper ... Paul O'Neill
Dennis Franz ... Jack Brennert
Tony Maggio Tony Maggio ... Chris Reardon
Evan C. Kim Evan C. Kim ... Joseph Chan
Kathryn Leigh Scott ... Janice Barelli
Lisa Sloan Lisa Sloan ... Melissa Landis
Alan Stock Alan Stock ... Eddie Lomax
John Calvin ... Mayor Brian Barelli
Ford Rainey ... Judge Donald Powell
Bianca Rossini Bianca Rossini ... Nicole Carlton
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Storyline

A popular mayor is seen arguing with two visitors to his home, the next day he is murdered by someone dressed as a well known environmental protester. Ben Matlock, Michelle and Tyler are lured to defend the accused under false pretenses.

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Genres:

Crime | Drama | Mystery

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

31 January 1989 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Soundtracks

Sweet Home Chicago
(uncredited)
Written by Robert Johnson
Sung through opening credits
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