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Flower Shop Mystery: Snipped in the Bud 

Snipped in the Bud (original title)
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Ex-lawyer florist Abby delivers black roses at college. Returning minutes later, she finds an old rival murdered. She's prime suspect. She investigates. Her ex-PI boyfriend helps.


Bradley Walsh


Kate Collins (novel), Gary Goldstein (teleplay)





Episode credited cast:
Brooke Shields ... Abby Knight
Brennan Elliott ... Marco Salvare
Kate Drummond ... Nikki Bender
Daniel Kash ... Professor Bruce Barnes
Rachael Crawford ... Belinda Harper
Celeste Desjardins ... Sydney Knight
Claire Rankin ... Jocelyn Barnes
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Melissa Bolona ... Poppy Krivoy
Beau Bridges ... Jeffery
Gary Carrier Gary Carrier ... Police Officer / Background
Emily Dickinson ... Temp Worker
Leigh Elliott Leigh Elliott ... Bloomers Selfie Customer
Ricardo Hoyos ... Kenny Lipinski
Pat Mastroianni ... Conner Mckay
Paulino Nunes ... Detective Sean Reilly


Abby Knight is a beautiful ex-attorney and proprietor of Bloomers, a quaint Illinois flower shop. When she receives a mysterious order for black roses to be delivered to the law department of the local university, Abby, having a colorful history with the school and a daughter who is currently a student, decides to deliver the flowers herself. Upon her arrival, Abby crosses paths with an old law school rival, only to find him murdered in his office shortly after their encounter. When Abby's fingerprints are found on the murder weapon, she becomes the chief suspect in a dramatic homicide investigation, finding herself hounded by a hard-boiled detective and pursued by a relentless reporter. When things heat up and start looking bad for Abby, she decides to conduct her own murder investigation, enlisting the support of Marco, a handsome bar owner and ex- private investigator. With Marco's help, Abby gathers and interrogates a list of suspects, including school faculty and their wives and ...

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Crime | Drama | Mystery


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Abby says the photo in the newspaper is her driver license photo. The photo is from the waist up. Driver license photos are taken from the neck up so as to focus upon facial features. Additionally, under the Drivers Privacy Protection Act (DPPA), driver license photos are not public record so the reporter would not be able to obtain it. See more »

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I see why they only made three episodes
7 April 2020 | by tapepool-453-472757See all my reviews

Who wrote this script for Brooke Shields? My goodness her part was annoying. She kept sticking her nose where it didn't belong. Kept hoping they would throw her in the slammer. I see why there are only three episodes.

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Release Date:

24 April 2016 (USA) See more »

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