Magnum, P.I. (1980–1988)
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The Black Orchid 

A rich, bored woman, married to one of the richest men in Hawaii, hires Magnum to act out some of her "games," but then the "games" become reality.

Director:

Ray Austin

Writers:

Donald P. Bellisario (created by), Glen A. Larson (created by) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Episode cast overview:
Tom Selleck ... Magnum
John Hillerman ... Higgins
Roger E. Mosley ... Theodore 'TC' Calvin
Larry Manetti ... Orville 'Rick' Wright
John Ireland ... Wyndom Jackson
Judith Chapman ... Louise DeBolt Jackson
Kathryn Leigh Scott ... Christie DeBolt
Bob Hoy ... Bart
Robert Apisa Robert Apisa ... Kimo
Rich Johnson Rich Johnson ... Leon
Ray Austin ... Philippe
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Storyline

A rich, bored woman, married to one of the richest men in Hawaii, hires Magnum to act out some of her "games," but then the "games" become reality.

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Certificate:

TV-PG
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Trivia

Episode director Ray Austin has a small part in this story. He also plays another small character in the fifth season episode "Ms. Jones", another episode which he directs. See more »

Connections

Featured in Quantum Leap: Another Mother - September 30, 1981 (1990) See more »

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14 April 2020 | by dd-66056See all my reviews

I really liked this episode as I've only seen it one other time. Judith Chapman makes it all worth while. She was always the quintessential drama queen or outright nut cases in tv and movies. Bravo!


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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

Greek | English

Release Date:

2 April 1981 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Technicolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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