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A Very Foul Play 

Aurora and friends are off to a resort for a true crime convention. While there, they take part in a mystery dinner theater. But art imitates life when a fellow actor gets killed.


Martin Wood


Charlaine Harris (based on the "Aurora Teagarden" novel by), Jim Head (story by) | 3 more credits »
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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Candace Cameron Bure ... Aurora Teagarden
Niall Matter ... Nick Miller
Marilu Henner ... Aida Teagarden
Lexa Doig ... Sally Allison
Peter Benson ... Det. Arthur Smith
Miranda Frigon ... Lynn Smith
Dylan Sloane ... Phillip Pifer
Ellie Harvie ... Lillian Tibbett
Catherine Lough Haggquist ... Terry Sternholz
Cole Vigue Cole Vigue ... Davis Mettle
Kirsten Robek ... Linda Bennett
Matthew James Dowden ... Robert Brown
Kwesi Ameyaw ... Det. Reynolds
John Emmet Tracy ... Andrew Wakefield
Brenna O'Brien ... Monica Swanson


At the eleventh hour, Lawrenceton librarian and President of the town's Real Murders Discussion Club Aurora Teagarden - Ro to her friends - is asked to make a presentation and be on a discussion panel at "From Motive to Murder", an annual true crime and mystery conference always held at the same mountain resort. What Ro was unaware of when she agreed was that the other panelist in her session is Lawrenceton Police Chief Lynn Smith, who has always resented Ro and the other club members inserting themselves into murder investigations. In addition to some of the other club members, a few others from Lawrenceton, who would normally not be caught dead at such an event, end up out of circumstances attending, such as Ro's mother, realtor Aida Teagarden. The event organizer Linda Bennett traditionally has written and staged a murder mystery play with the guest speakers asked to assume some of the roles for the one performance during the event. It is during this special performance that ... Written by Huggo

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It appears that most of the filming was done at the Delta Hotels by Marriott's Grand Okanagan Resort in Kelowna, BC, Canada. The exterior shot is of the Fairmont Chateau Whistler at Whistler Resort, BC, Canada. See more »


As they are waving their stage scripts around, you can clearly see that the pages inside are blank. See more »

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A Conference Of Crime Solvers
19 January 2021 | by atlasmbSee all my reviews

Aurora (Candace Cameron Bure) attends the annual "True Crimes & Mysteries Conference" and is asked to be a speaker. When an actual murder occurs during the performance of a stage play, clues and suspects abound. The conference is cancelled, but Aurora and her true crime cohorts investigate alongside the authorities.

Though this mystery is set away from Lawrenceton, the usual crew is all there for the fun.

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18 August 2019 (USA) See more »

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Aurora Teagarden Mysteries: A Very Foul Play See more »

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British Columbia, Canada See more »

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