List of Murder, She Wrote guest stars

Murder, She Wrote is an American television mystery series starring Angela Lansbury as mystery writer and amateur detective Jessica Fletcher.[1][2]

The series aired for 12 seasons with 264 episodes from 1984–96 on the CBS network. It was followed by four TV films and a short-lived spin-off series was produced in 1987, The Law & Harry McGraw, starring Jerry Orbach and Barbara Babcock, both of whom made numerous appearances (the former as Harry McGraw; the latter in various episodes in different roles). It is one of the most successful and longest-running television shows in history, with close to 23 million viewers in its prime, and was a staple of the CBS Sunday night lineup for a decade.[3] In syndication, the series is still successful throughout the world.

Academy Award winners Martin Balsam, Tony Bill, Ernest Borgnine, George Chakiris, José Ferrer, Kim Hunter, Shirley Jones, Patricia Neal, Mickey Rooney, Claire Trevor, Eli Wallach (Honorary Oscar winner) and Teresa Wright appeared, as did Lisa Blount, George Clooney, James Coburn, Grant Heslov, and Martin Landau who won Oscars after their appearances on the show.

Other notables (many appearing in different episodes as different characters) included Edie Adams, Eddie Albert, Norman Alden, June Allyson, Michael Ansara, Elizabeth Ashley, Carroll Baker, Diane Baker, Joanna Barnes, Patricia Barry, Bonnie Bartlett, Ned Beatty, Brian Bedford, Noah Beery, Jr., Robert Beltran, Marisa Berenson, Polly Bergen, Milton Berle, Richard Beymer, Theodore Bikel, Vivian Blaine, Janet Blair, Ann Blyth, Lloyd Bochner, Eileen Brennan, Georgia Brown, Capucine, Lynn Carlin, Joan Caulfield, Maxwell Caulfield, Chuck Connors, William Conrad, Michael Constantine, Bert Convy, Jackie Cooper, Robert Culp, Laraine Day, Yvonne De Carlo, Peter Donat, Brad Dourif, Nancy Dussault, Herb Edelman, Tom Ewell, Mel Ferrer, Fionnula Flanagan, Steve Forrest, Anne Francis, Betty Garrett, Dody Goodman, Elliott Gould, Robert Goulet, Stewart Granger, Jane Greer and Clu Gulager.

In addition, Buddy Hackett, June Havoc, Tippi Hedren, Florence Henderson, Arthur Hill, Earl Holliman, Ken Howard, Marsha Hunt, Richard Jaeckel, Anne Jeffreys, Richard Johnson, Elaine Joyce, Evelyn Keyes, Sally Kirkland, Dorothy Lamour, Piper Laurie, Carol Lawrence, Steve Lawrence, Michael Learned, Joan Leslie, Audra Lindley, Laurence Luckinbill, Gisele Mackenzie, Janet MacLachlan, Virginia Mayo, Roddy McDowall, John McMartin, Jean Marsh, Anne Meara, Audrey Meadows, Jayne Meadows, Marian Mercer, Dina Merrill, Vera Miles, Martin Milner, Ricardo Montalban, Terry Moore, Pat Morita, Anita Morris, Kate Mulgrew, Edward Mulhare, Rosemary Murphy, Lois Nettleton, Leslie Nielsen, James Noble, Lloyd Nolan, Sheree North, France Nuyen, Dan O'Herlihy, Dick O'Neill, Susan Oliver, Betsy Palmer, Eleanor Parker, Millie Perkins, Nehemiah Persoff, Jean Peters, Jane Powell, Mala Powers, Paula Prentiss, Lawrence Pressman, Juliet Prowse, Charlotte Rae, Lynn Redgrave, Robert Reed, Clive Revill, Beah Richards, Doris Roberts, Dale Robertson, Eugene Roche, Roxie Roker, Cesar Romero, Mickey Rooney, and Richard Roundtree, George Segal, Marian Seldes, Carolyn Seymour, Jean Simmons, Carrie Snodgress, Richard Stahl, Robert Sterling, Connie Stevens, Stella Stevens, David Ogden Stiers, Jerry Stiller, Gale Storm, Gloria Stuart, Loretta Swit, Audrey Totter, Lurene Tuttle, Brenda Vaccaro, Dick Van Patten, Shani Wallis, Ray Walston, Jessica Walter, David Wayne, Stuart Whitman, Mary Wickes, Cornel Wilde, Elizabeth Wilson, Marie Windsor, Jane Withers, and Efrem Zimbalist, Jr. all made appearances, some more than once.

Future Academy Award nominees Danielle Brisebois, Andy García, Jackie Earle Haley, and Joaquin Phoenix all appeared. Future television and/or soap opera stars, including Kristian Alfonso, Jane Badler, Jonathan Brandis, Amy Brenneman, Courteney Cox, Bryan Cranston, Marcia Cross, Stacy Edwards, Anthony Michael Hall, Neil Patrick Harris, Jane Leeves, Bill Maher, Julianna Margulies, Kathryn Morris, Megan Mullally, Cynthia Nixon, John O'Hurley, Jeri Ryan, and Raphael Sbarge, also appeared.

Tom Selleck and John Hillerman starring as their Magnum, P.I. characters, Thomas Magnum and Jonathan Higgins respectively, appeared in a crossover episode, "Magnum on Ice". (Hillerman and Lansbury both appeared in Little Gloria... Happy at Last). David McCallum and Robert Vaughn (who both starred in The Man from UNCLE) also made appearances, albeit in separate episodes.[4]


A third-season episode titled "The Days Dwindle Down" featured Jeffrey Lynn, Harry Morgan and Martha Scott, playing the same characters they played in the 1949 feature film Strange Bargain. The episode used black-and-white footage from that film as flashback scenes.

Former film and stage co-stars

Lansbury's two Broadway Sweeney Todd co-stars, Len Cariou and George Hearn and her successor Dorothy Loudon, appeared. Cariou appeared in numerous episodes as British special agent Michael Haggerty.

Judy Garland's daughter, Lorna Luft, appeared in two episodes, including an early episode with Vivian Blaine as her mother. (Garland and Lansbury had appeared together in The Harvey Girls and Till the Clouds Roll By, though not sharing scenes in the latter.)

Film co-stars (some from many years earlier, and, in some cases not having shared any scenes) including Gene Barry (The Purple Mask), Barbara Baxley (All Fall Down), Cyd Charisse (The Harvey Girls and Till the Clouds Roll By), Hurd Hatfield (The Picture of Dorian Grey), Pat Hingle (All Fall Down), Olivia Hussey (Death on the Nile), Van Johnson (State of the Union and Remains to Be Seen), Glynis Johns (The Court Jester and Little Gloria... Happy at Last), Shirley Knight (The Dark at the Top of the Stairs), Janet Leigh (If Winter Comes, The Red Danube, and The Manchurian Candidate), Margaret O'Brien (Tenth Avenue Angel), Mildred Natwick (The Court Jester), and Phyllis Thaxter (Tenth Avenue Angel and The World of Henry Orient), among others, made guest appearances. Johnson and Knight made multiple appearances in different roles.

Recurring roles

The following actors played featured or recurring roles, i.e.: Cabot Cove locals, sheriffs, and Jessica's friends and relatives: Julie Adams, Claude Akins, John Astin, Tom Bosley, Gloria De Haven, Kathryn Grayson, Louis Herthum, Michael Horton, Ron Masak, Keith Michell, Jerry Orbach, Richard Paul, Madlyn Rhue, Wayne Rogers, Ruth Roman, Hallie Todd, Genie Francis and William Windom.

Contents (surname initial): A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Guest Star Episode(s)
Bruce Abbott "Thicker Than Water" (1991), "Murder in High C" (1995), "Shooting in Rome" (1995)
Philip Abbott "Deadpan" (1988), "Test of Wills" (1989), "Game, Set, Murder" (1995)
Sharon Acker "Keep the Home Fries Burning" (1986)
David Ackroyd "Trial By Error" (1986), "The Witch's Curse" (1992), "Portrait of Death" (1994)
Deborah Adair "If the Frame Fits" (1986)
Edie Adams "Capitol Offense" (1985)
Mason Adams "The Search for Peter Kerry" (1989)
R.J. Adams "Appointment in Athens" (1989)
Jenny Agutter "One White Rose for Death" (1986)
Eddie Albert "The Body Politic" (1988)
Edward Albert "Hit, Run and Homicide" (1984)
Norman Alden "Keep the Home Fries Burning" (1986), "Mr. Penroy's Vacation" (1988)
Frank Aletter "Capitol Offense" (1985)
Kristian Alfonso "A Very Good Year for Murder" (1988)
Ana Alicia "Northern Explosion" (1994)
Tyrees Allen "Deadly Bidding" (1995)
Christopher Allport "If the Frame Fits" (1986), " Witness For the Defense" (1987), "Fatal Paradise" (1994),
June Allyson "Hit, Run and Homicide" (1984)
Ed Ames "Murder at the Oasis" (1985)
John Amos "Death Takes a Dive" (1987)
John Anderson "Thursday's Child" (1991)
Melissa Sue Anderson "Hooray for Homicide" (1984)
Melody Anderson "Prediction: Murder" (1989)
Michael Anderson, Jr. "One White Rose for Death" (1986)
Richard Anderson "Mirror, Mirror, on the Wall: Parts 1 & 2" (1989)
Sam Anderson "Dead to Rights" (1993), Murder at a Discount" (1993), "Twice Dead" (1995), "Murder in Tempo" (1996)
Tige Andrews "Family Doctor" (1991)
Vanessa Angel "The Phantom Killer" (1993)
Michael Ansara "The Last Flight of the Dixie Damsel" (1988)
Susan Anspach "Dead Letter" (1989)
Susan Anton "Corned Beef & Carnage" (1986), "Jack And Bill" (1989)
Kerry Armstrong "Death Takes a Curtain Call" (1984)
Lucie Arnaz "Wearing of the Green" (1988)
Maureen Arthur "J.B., as in Jailbird" (1988)
Cheryl Arutt "Night of the Tarantula" (1989)
Daphne Ashbrook "Ballad for a Blue Lady" (1990), "Dear Deadly" (1994), "Nailed" (1995)
Elizabeth Ashley "Truck Stop" (1989), "Big Easy Murder" (1995)
Armand Assante "Harbinger of Death" (1988)
William Atherton "Murder in the Afternoon" (1985), "Murder, She Spoke" (1987), "Judge Not" (1991)
René Auberjonois "Murder in a Minor Key" (1987), "Mourning Among the Wisterias" (1988)
Sherman Augustus "A Virtual Murder" (1993)
Teri Austin "A Death in Hong Kong" (1993)
Margaret Avery "Jessica Behind Bars" (1985)
Hoyt Axton "Coal Miner's Slaughter" (1988)
Candice Azzara "Mr. Penroy's Vacation" (1988)


Guest Star Episode(s)
Barbara Babcock "Tough Guys Don't Die" (1985), "The Perfect Foil" (1986), "Shear Madness" (1990), "Murder on Madison Avenue" (1992), "For Whom the Ball Tolls" (1993)
Jane Badler "Curse of the Daanav" (1988)
Max Baer Jr. "Jack and Bill" (1989), "Who Killed J.B. Fletcher?" (1991)
Barbara Bain "Coal Miner's Slaughter" (1988), "Unauthorized Obituary" (1991)
Carroll Baker "Love's Deadly Desire" (1993)
Diane Baker "Simon Says, Color Me Dead" (1987), "The Great Twain Robbery" (1990), "A Christmas Secret" (1992)
Ray Baker "South by Southwest" (1997)
Ina Balin "A Very Good Year for Murder" (1988)
Martin Balsam "Death Stalks the Big Top: Parts 1 & 2" (1986)
Talia Balsam "Footnote to Murder" (1985), "Murder: According to Maggie" (1990)
Jack Bannon "Murder in the Electric Cathedral" (1986), "From Russia... With Blood" (1989)
Adrienne Barbeau "Jessica Behind Bars" (1985), "The Bottom Line is Murder" (1987)
Joanna Barnes "The Way to a Dusty Death" (1987)
Priscilla Barnes "Dead Heat" (1985)
Gene Barry "Test of Wills" (1989)
Neill Barry "The Monte Carlo Murders" (1992)
Patricia Barry "Something Borrowed, Someone Blue" (1989), "Fatal Paradise" (1994)
Eddie Barth "The Murder Of Sherlock Holmes" (1984), "Threshold of Fear" (1993), "A Murderous Muse" (1994)
Bonnie Bartlett "Seal of the Confessional" (1989)
Patrick Bauchau "The Monte Carlo Murders" (1992)
Belinda Bauer "The Szechuan Dragon" (1990)
Barbara Baxley "Jessica Behind Bars" (1985)
Frances Bay "Home Care" (1995)
Lawrence Bayne "The Secret of Gila Junction" (1995)
Gary Beach "The Petrified Florist" (1993)
Orson Bean "Keep the Home Fries Burning" (1986), "Town Father" (1989)
Ned Beatty "The Murder Of Sherlock Holmes: Pilot" (1984)
John Beck "Sudden Death" (1985), "Thursday's Child" (1991)
Michael Beck "The Search For Peter Kerry" (1989), "Trials And Tribulations" (1990), "The Big Kill" (1993)
Brian Bedford "Benedict Arnold Slipped Here" (1988)
Noah Beery Jr. "Funeral at Fifty-Mile" (1985)
Jason Beghe "Alma Murder" (1989), "A Body To Die For" (1990)
Christine Belford "We're Off to Kill the Wizard" (1984), "Murder by Appointment Only" (1985), "Double Exposure" (1989), "Lone Witness" (1993)
Ned Bellamy "The Survivor" (1993)
Kathleen Beller "Funeral at Fifty-Mile" (1985), "When The Fat Lady Sings" (1989)
Pamela Bellwood "Weave a Tangled Web" (1989), "A Murderous Muse" (1994)
Robert Beltran "Double Jeopardy" (1993), "Time To Die" (1994)
Dirk Benedict "Smooth Operators" (1989), "Frozen Stiff" (1995)
Paul Benedict "Sticks and Stones" (1985)
Barbi Benton "Murder in the Electric Cathedral" (1986)
Marisa Berenson "Danse Diabolique" (1992)
Polly Bergen "School for Scandal" (1985)
Lee Bergere "A Fashionable Way to Die" (1987)
Milton Berle "Broadway Malady" (1985)
Warren Berlinger "Sudden Death" (1985), "Corned Beef & Carnage" (1986), "Jack and Bill" (1989)
Jason Bernard "Death Goes Double Platinum" (1996)
Herschel Bernardi "Capitol Offense" (1985)
Bibi Besch "A Very Good Year for Murder" (1988), "Murder by Twos" (1994)
Turhan Bey "Death 'N Denial" (1995)
Richard Beymer "The Days Dwindle Down" (1987), "The Way to Dusty Death" (1987), "The List of Yuri Lermontov" (1991), "The Sound of Murder" (1993), "Love and Hate in Cabot Cove" (1993), "The Dark Side of the Door" (1996)
Ramon Bieri "Dead Heat" (1985), "Magnum on Ice" (1986), "The Szechuan Dragon" (1990)
Theodore Bikel "Indian Giver" (1987), "When the Fat Lady Sings" (1989), "The List of Yuri Lermentov" (1991), "Amsterdam Kill" (1994)
David Birney "Prediction: Murder" (1989), "The Great Twain Robbery" (1990), "The Monte Carlo Murders" (1992), "The Legacy of Borbey House" (1993)
Joey Bishop "Murder at the Oasis" (1985)
Karen Black "One Good Bid Deserves Another" (1986)
Vivian Blaine "Broadway Malady" (1985)
Janet Blair "Who Killed J.B. Fletcher?" (1991)
Linda Blair "Murder Takes the Bus" (1985)
Susan Blakely "The Error of Her Ways" (1989), "Suspicion of Murder" (1990), "Murder in Milan" (1992), "A Nest of Vipers" (1994)
Hunt Block "Seal of the Confessional" (1989), "Murder, Plain and Simple" (1991), "Programmed for Murder" (1992)
Dirk Blocker "Roadkill" (1994)
Lisa Blount "Always A Thief" (1990)
Ann Blyth "Reflections of the Mind" (1985)
Lloyd Bochner "Unfinished Business" (1986), "Deadpan" (1988), "Tinker, Tailor, Liar, Thief" (1992)
Joseph Bologna "The Mole" (1992)
Peter Bonerz "The Perfect Foil" (1986)
Frank Bonner "Murder in the Electric Cathedral" (1986)
Sonny Bono "Just Another Fish Story" (1988)
Ernest Borgnine "Death Takes a Dive" (1987)
Barbara Bosson "Wearing of the Green" (1988)
Joseph Bottoms "Murder at the Oasis" (1985)
Sam Bottoms "The Search for Peter Kerry" (1989), "Suspicion of Murder" (1991)
Dennis Boutsikaris "Murder on the Thirtieth Floor" (1994)
Guy Boyd "The Secret of Gila Junction" (1995)
Eddie Bracken "Armed Response" (1985)
Richard Bradford "Curse of the Daanav" (1988)
Eric Braeden "One White Rose for Death" (1986)
Pauline Brailsford "Murder in White" (1993)
Jonathan Brandis "If the Shoe Fits" (1990)
Michael Brandon "Proof in the Pudding" (1994)
Victor Brandt "Killer Radio" (1993)
Bart Braverman "Birds of a Feather" (1984)
Eileen Brennan "Old Habits Die Hard" (1987), "Dear Deadly" (1994)
Amy Brenneman "A Christmas Secret" (1992)
Morgan Brittany "Footnote to Murder" (1985), "How to Make a Killing Without Really Trying" (1990)
Foster Brooks "Simon Says, Color Me Dead" (1987)
Joel Brooks "Unwilling Witness" (1995)
Georgia Brown "Trevor Hudson's Legacy" (1989), "Where Have You Gone, Billy Boy?" (1991)
James Brown "Mourning Among the Wisterias" (1988)
Robert Curtis Brown "Murder on the Thirtieth Floor" (1994), "Twice Dead" (1995), "Death by Demographics" (1996)
Vanessa Brown "The Search for Peter Kerry" (1989)
Ellen Bry "No Accounting for Murder" (1987)
Todd Bryant "Three Strikes, You're Out" (1989)
Edita Brychta "Nan's Ghost, Parts 1 & 2" (1995)
Christopher Buchholz "Race to Death" (1996)
Ray Buktenica "Something Borrowed, Someone Blue" (1989)
Paul Burke "Murder in the Afternoon" (1985)
Maryedith Burrell "Something Foul in Flappieville" (1996)
Donald Burton "Southern Double-Cross" (1996)
LeVar Burton "Death Takes a Dive" (1987)
Norman Burton "Trial by Error" (1986)
Dick Butkus "Sudden Death" (1985)
Dean Butler "The Fixer-Upper" (1990)
Martha Byrne "Murder, Plain and Simple" (1991)
Edd Byrnes "How to Make a Killing Without Really Trying" (1990), "The Sound of Murder" (1993)
David Byron "The Scent of Murder" (1995)


Guest Star Episode(s)
Lorenzo Caccialanza "Murder in High C" (1995), "Shooting in Rome" (1995)
Stephen Caffrey "Murder in F Sharp" (1990), "Killer Radio" (1993)
Joseph Cali "Crimson Harvest" (1994)
R. D. Call "Deadly Assets" (1994)
John Callahan "Doom With a View" (1987), "Test of Wills" (1989)
Michael Callan "Murder, She Spoke" (1987), "J.B., as in Jailbird" (1988), "Good-Bye Charlie" (1990), "Fatal Paradise" (1994)
Colleen Camp "Crossed Up" (1987), "Who Threw the Barbitals in Mrs. Fletcher's Chowder?" (1988)
Joseph Campanella "Sticks and Stones" (1985), "The Cemetery Vote" (1987)
Julia Campbell "A Virtual Murder" (1993)
J. D. Cannon "Funeral at Fifty-Mile" (1985), "Unfinished Business" (1986)
Katherine Cannon "Deadline for Murder" (1986), "The Error of Her Ways" (1989), "The Trouble with Seth" (1994), "The Dream Team" (1995)
Diana Canova "Death Casts a Spell" (1984), "Murder: According to Maggie" (1990), "Death by Demographics" (1996)
Virginia Capers "Trial by Error" (1986)
Capucine "Paint Me a Murder" (1985)
Macdonald Carey "Trial by Error" (1986), "Trouble in Eden" (1987)
Carmine Caridi "Lines of Excellence" (1991)
Lynn Carlin "The Way to a Dusty Death" (1987)
Helena Carroll "The Celtic Riddle" (2003)
Jack Carter "Dead Heat" (1985), "Just Another Fish Story" (1988)
Bernie Casey "Three Strikes, You're Out" (1989)
Barbara Cason "Benedict Arnold Slipped Here" (1988)
Joanna Cassidy "Roadkill" (1994)
Patrick Cassidy "Roadkill" (1994)
Shaun Cassidy "Murder in a Minor Key" (1987)
Mary Jo Catlett "The Corpse Flew First Class" (1987)
Joan Caulfield "Trouble in Eden" (1987)
Maxwell Caulfield "J.B., as in Jailbird" (1988), "From the Horse's Mouth" (1991)
James Caviezel "Flim Flam" (1995)
George Chakiris "Weave a Tangled Web" (1989)
Rosalind Chao "Nailed" (1995)
Lonny Chapman "Dead Heat" (1985), "Indian Giver" (1987), "Dead Eye" (1993)
Mark Lindsay Chapman "It Runs In The Family" (1987), "The Grand Old Lady" (1989), "The Wind Around The Tower" (1992), "Nan's Ghost: Parts 1 & 2" (1995)
Patricia Charbonneau "From the Horse's Mouth" (1991)
Cyd Charisse "Widow, Weep for Me" (1985)
Lois Chiles "The Return of Preston Giles" (1990)
Claudia Christian "The Prodigal Father" (1991)
Dennis Christopher "Shear Madness" (1990), "Final Curtain" (1993)
William Christopher "A Lady in the Lake" (1985)
Charles Cioffi "Murder in High C" (1995)
Dane Clark "Death Takes a Curtain Call" (1984), "The Grand Old Lady" (1989)
Doran Clark "Deadly Lady" (1984), "Trial By Error" (1986), "Angel Of Death" (1992)
Susan Clark "Moving Violation" (1991)
David Clennon "Benedict Arnold Slipped Here" (1988)
George Clooney "No Laughing Murder" (1987)
James Coburn "Day of the Dead" (1992)
James Coco "We're Off to Kill the Wizard" (1984)
Frederick Coffin "The Sins of Castle Cove" (1989), "Night of the Coyote" (1992), "Deadly Assets" (1994), "Murder Among Friends" (1996)
Dennis Cole "Menace, Anyone?" (1986), "Suspicion of Murder" (1991)
Michael Cole "Murder, She Spoke" (1987), "The Big Show of 1965" (1990)
Olivia Cole "Murder to a Jazz Beat" (1985), "Judge Not" (1991), "Big Easy Murder" (1995)
Míriam Colón "Day of the Dead" (1992)
Jack Colvin "Indian Giver" (1987), "Moving Violation" (1991)
Jeff Conaway "Birds Of A Feather" (1984), "Corned Beef & Carnage" (1986), "For Whom The Ball Tolls" (1993), "Murder Of The Month Club" (1994)
Darlene Conley "Jessica Behind Bars" (1985)
Chuck Connors "Joshua Peabody Died Here... Possibly" (1985), "Coal Miner's Slaughter" (1988)
Mike Connors "Truck Stop" (1989), "Film Flam" (1995), "Shooting In Rome" (1995)
William Conrad "Death Takes a Curtain Call" (1984)
John Considine "Town Father" (1989), "The Family Jewels" (1990), "Bite the Big Apple" (1991)
Michael Constantine "Murder Takes the Bus" (1985), "Wearing of the Green" (1988)
Frank Converse "The Dream Team" (1995)
Bert Convy "The Murder of Sherlock Holmes" (1984), "Christopher Bundy – Died on Sunday" (1986)
Carole Cook "Dead Heat" (1985), "Deadpan" (1988)
Jackie Cooper "Death Stalks the Big Top: Parts 1 & 2" (1986)
Teri Copley "Where Have You Gone, Billy Boy?" (1991)
Gretchen Corbett "Deadline for Murder" (1986)
Barry Corbin "The Bottom Line is Murder" (1987)
Alex Cord "Death Stalks the Big Top: Parts 1 & 2" (1986)
Pat Corley "Powder Keg" (1986)
Robert Costanzo "Christopher Bundy – Died on Sunday" (1986), "Family Doctor" (1991), "Murder in High C" (1995)
Mariclare Costello "Powder Keg" (1986)
Nicolas Coster "Smooth Operators" (1989)
Bernie Coulson "The Szechuan Dragon" (1990)
Courteney Cox "Death Stalks the Big Top: Parts 1 & 2" (1986)
Richard Cox "Witness for the Defense" (1987)
Ronny Cox "Death Stalks the Big Top: Parts 1 & 2" (1986)
Joey Cramer "Death Stalks the Big Top: Parts 1 & 2" (1986)
Bryan Cranston "Menace, Anyone?" (1986), "Good-Bye Charlie" (1990), "Something Foul In Flappieville" (1996)
Richard Crenna "A Story to Die For" (2000)
Gary Crosby "Keep the Home Fries Burning" (1986)
Mary Crosby "Tainted Lady" (1991), "The Witch's Curse" (1992)
Marcia Cross "Ever After" (1992)
Lindsay Crouse "Killer Radio" (1993)
Pat Crowley "No Laughing Murder" (1987)
Melinda Culea "Murder in F Sharp" (1990), "The Mole" (1992)
Robert Culp "Murder by Appointment Only" (1986)
Steven Culp "A Story to Die For" (2000)
Gordon Currie "A Killing in Cork" (1993)
Sondra Currie "Angel of Death" (1992)
Christopher Curry "Frozen Stiff" (1995)
Keene Curtis "Final Curtain" (1993)
Lise Cutter "Good-Bye Charlie" (1990), "Deadly Misunderstanding" (1990), "Murder By Twos" (1994)
Jon Cypher "Trial by Error" (1986), "Double Exposure" (1989), "Ship of Thieves" (1993)
Charles Cyphers "Lines of Excellence" (1991)


Guest Star Episode(s)
Maryam d'Abo "The Monte Carlo Murders" (1992)
Abby Dalton "Obituary for a Dead Anchor" (1986)
Kristen Dalton "Frozen Stiff" (1995)
Cathryn Damon "It's a Dog's Life" (1984)
Charlie Daniels "Murder, She Spoke" (1987)
Cesare Danova "The Perfect Foil" (1986)
Kim Darby "We're Off to Kill the Wizard" (1984), "Film Flam" (1995)
Lisa Darr "A Nest of Vipers" (1994), "Murder on the Thirtieth Floor" (1994), "Southern Double-Cross" (1996)
Richard Davalos "The Family Jewels" (1990)
Clifford David "Murder a la Mode" (1995)
Keith David "South by Southwest" (1997)
Richard A. Davies "Tinker, Tailor, Liar, Thief" (1992), "Sing a Song of Murder" (1985)
Daniel Davis "Badge Of Honour" (1992)
Mac Davis "The Last Free Man" (2000)
Bruce Davison "The Cemetery Vote" (1987)
Laraine Day "Death Stalks the Big Top: Parts 1 & 2" (1986)
Lynda Day George "My Johnny Lies Over the Ocean" (1985)
Jimmy Dean "Ballad For A Blue Lady" (1990)
Ron Dean "Unwilling Witness" (1995)
Lois de Banzie "Moving Violation" (1991)
Rosemary De Camp "Dead Letter" (1989)
Yvonne De Carlo "Jessica Behind Bars" (1985)
Don DeFore "Unfinished Business" (1986)
George de la Pena "Death Takes a Curtain Call" (1984)
Anthony De Longis "Death Takes a Curtain Call" (1984)
Robert Desiderio "Murder by Appointment Only" (1985), "Doom With a View" (1987), "Murder in Milan" (1992), "Murder on the Thirtieth Floor" (1994)
Rosanna DeSoto "Showdown in Saskatchewan" (1988), "Double Jeopardy" (1993), "Death Goes Double Platinum" (1996)
Cliff DeYoung "Murder Through the Looking Glass" (1988), "Coal Miner's Slaughter" (1988), "Badge of Honor" (1992)
George DiCenzo "We're Off to Kill the Wizard" (1984), "The Perfect Foil" (1986), "Harbinger of Death" (1988), "The Sicilian Encounter" (1990), "Murder in Milan" (1992), "Murder of the Month Club" (1994)
Bobby DiCicco "Christopher Bundy – Died on Sunday" (1986), "Proof in the Pudding" (1994)
Bradford Dillman "Murder to a Jazz Beat" (1985), "Death Takes a Dive" (1987), "Steal Me a Story" (1987), "Hannigan's Wake" (1990), "Unauthorized Obituary" (1991), "Final Curtain" (1993), "Wheel of Death" (1994), "Twice Dead" (1995)
Elinor Donahue "The Szechuan Dragon" (1990)
Peter Donat "From Russia... With Blood" (1989), "Final Curtain" (1993), "The Dying Game" (1994), "The Celtic Riddle" (2003)
Robert Donner "If A Body Meet A Body" (1986), "From The Horse's Mouth" (1991)
Roy Dotrice "The Great Twain Robbery" (1990), "The Legacy of Borbey House" (1993), "School for Murder" (1995)
Brandon Douglas "Track of a Soldier" (1996)
Sarah Douglas "Sing a Song of Murder" (1985)
Brad Dourif "Fire Burn, Cauldron Bubble" (1989),
Tony Dow "Crossed Up" (1987)
Bairbre Dowling "Another Killing in Cork" (1995)
David Doyle "Sudden Death" (1985)
Howard Duff "Deadly Lady" (1994)
Shay Duffin "The Wind Around the Tower" (1992)
Keir Dullea "Test of Wills" (1989)
Tim Dunigan "Three Strikes, You're Out" (1989)
Marj Dusay "Test of Wills" (1989), "Ever After" (1992)
Ann Dusenberry "Murder by Appointment Only" (1985), "Simon Says, Color Me Dead" (1987)
Nancy Dussault "The Way to a Dusty Death" (1987)
Cameron Dye "To the Last Will I Grapple with Thee" (1992), "Murder Among Friends" (1996)
John Dye "A Little Night Work" (1988), "A Nest of Vipers" (1994)


Guest Star Episode(s)
Leslie Easterbrook "J.B., as in Jailbird" (1988), "Where Have You Gone, Billy Boy?" (1991), "The Skinny According To Nick Cullhane" (1991), "Nailed" (1995)
Herb Edelman "The Murder of Sherlock Holmes" (1984), "Murder by Appointment Only" (1985), "Murder in a Minor Key" (1987), "The Mole" (1992), "Threshold Of Fear" (1993), "For Whom the Ball Tolls" (1993), "The Phantom Killer" (1993), "Murder at a Discount" (1993), "Portrait of Death" (1994), "Twice Dead" (1995)
Ronnie Claire Edwards "Snow White, Blood Red" (1988)
Stacy Edwards "O'Malley's Luck" (1990), "Film Flam" (1995)
Vince Edwards "Three Strikes, You're Out" (1989)
Samantha Eggar "Hooray for Homicide" (1984)
Taina Elg "A Fashionable Way to Die" (1987)
Stephen Elliott "Armed Response" (1985)
Ethan Embry "The Trouble with Seth" (1994), "School for Murder" (1995)
John Ericson "Joshua Peabody Died Here...Possibly" (1985)
Gene Evans "We're Off to Kill the Wizard" (1984), "Trial by Error" (1986)
Trevor Eve "Tinker, Tailor, Liar, Thief" (1992)
Chad Everett "Obituary For A Dead Anchor" (1986), "The Fixer-Upper" (1990), "Terminal Connection" (1991), "The Big Kill" (1993)
Tom Everett "A Quaking in Aspen" (1995)
Jason Evers "My Johnny Lies Over the Ocean" (1985)
Greg Evigan "Death Stalks the Big Top: Parts 1 & 2" (1986)
Kathy Evison "A Story to Die For" (2000)
Tom Ewell "Trial By Error" (1986)


Guest Star Episode(s)
Shelley Fabares "Mirror, Mirror on the Wall: Parts 1 & 2" (1989)
Patrick Fabian "Murder of the Month Club" (1994)
Joel Fabiani "Murder On Madison Avenue" (1992), "The Dying Game" (1994)
Nanette Fabray "From the Horse's Mouth" (1991)
Morgan Fairchild "Murder at a Discount" (1993)
Jamie Farr "A Little Night Work" (1988)
Mike Farrell "The Family Jewels" (1990)
Shea Farrell "Stage Struck" (1986), "Benedict Arnold Slipped Here" (1988), "Three Strikes, You're Out" (1989), "Unwilling Witness" (1995)
Norman Fell "Dead Heat" (1985), "Just Another Fish Story" (1988)
Conchata Ferrell "Something Borrowed, Someone Blue" (1989)
Jose Ferrer "Death Casts a Spell" (1984)
Mel Ferrer "Widow, Weep for Me" (1985), "Weave a Tangled Web" (1989)
Shirley Anne Field "The Wind Around the Tower" (1992)
Harvey Fierstein "The Dead File" (1992)
Fionnula Flanagan "Steal Me a Story" (1987), "A Killing in Cork" (1993), "Nan's Ghost: Parts 1 & 2" (1995), "The Celtic Riddle" (2003)
Nina Foch "Tainted Lady" (1991), "Death in Hawaii" (1994)
Megan Follows "Home Care" (1995)
Hallie Foote "Murder On Madison Avenue" (1992), "For Whom the Ball Tolls" (1993)
Faith Ford "Good-Bye Charlie" (1990)
Steven Ford "Harbinger of Death" (1988)
Steve Forrest "Murder in the Electric Cathedral" (1986), "Trevor Hudson's Legacy" (1989), "Terminal Connection" (1991), "Night of the Coyote" (1992), "Race to Death" (1996)
Robert Forster "The Perfect Foil" (1986), "Big Easy Murder" (1995)
Rosemary Forsyth "My Johnny Lies Over the Ocean" (1985), "Bite the Big Apple" (1991)
Meg Foster "Joshua Peabody Died Here...Possibly" (1985), "The Dark side of the Door" (1996)
Bernard Fox "One White Rose for Death" (1986)
Robert Foxworth "School for Murder" (1995)
Anne Francis "The Murder of Sherlock Holmes" (1984), "Keep the Home Fries Burning" (1986), "The Big Show of 1965" (1990)
Genie Francis "Birds Of A Feather" (1984), "Corned Beef & Carnage" (1986), "The Fixer-Upper" (1990)
Charles Frank "A Lady in the Lake" (1985), "Lines of Excellence" (1991)
Diane Franklin "Episode 7.11: Family Doctor (1991)
Leonard Frey "Simon Says, Color Me Dead" (1987)
Lindsay Frost "Thursday's Child" (1991)
Alan Fudge "Thursday's Child" (1991), "Lines of Excellence" (1991), "Northern Explosion" (1994), "To Kill a Legend" (1994), "Something Foul in Flappieville" (1996), "A Story to Die For" (2000)
Kurt Fuller "A Quaking in Aspen" (1995)
Penny Fuller "Mourning Among the Wisterias" (1988), "The Petrified Florist" (1993)
Robert Fuller "The Body Politic" (1988)
Stephen Furst "Trials And Tribulations" (1990)
George Furth "No Laughing Murder" (1987), "Dead Letter" (1989), "The Dead File" (1992)


Guest Star Episode(s)
John Gabriel "The Petrified Florist" (1993)
Max Gail "Dead Letter" (1989)
Boyd Gaines "Programmed for Murder" (1992)
Davis Gaines "Murder in White" (1993)
Don Galloway "Trevor Hudson's Legacy" (1989), "The Prodigal Father" (1991)
James Gammon "Armed Response" (1985)
Terri Garber "Three Strikes, You're Out" (1989)
Andy García "The Murder of Sherlock Holmes" (1984)
Betty Garrett "Trouble in Eden" (1987), "Who Killed J.B. Fletcher?" (1991)
Kathleen Garrett "Deadly Bidding" (1995)
David Garrison "Murder a la Mode" (1995)
Dick Gautier "Birds of a Feather" (1984), "Just Another Fish Story" (1988)
Anthony Geary "From Russia... with Blood" (1989), "Hannigan's Wake" (1990)
Judy Geeson "Paint Me a Murder" (1985), "Murder in the Electric Cathedral" (1986)
John Getz "Murder in High-C" (1995), "Race to Death" (1996)
Louis Giambalvo "The List Of Yuri Lermentov" (1991), "Shooting in Rome" (1995)
Henry Gibson "Who Threw the Barbitals in Mrs. Fletcher's Chowder?" (1988), "Incident in Lot #7" (1992)
Stefan Gierasch "Witness for the Defense" (1987)
Elaine Giftos "Broadway Malady" (1985)
Marcus Gilbert "Amsterdam Kill" (1994)
Mickey Gilley "Ballad For A Blue Lady" (1990)
Stu Gilliam "Dead Heat" (1985)
Richard Gilliland "Thursday's Child" (1991), "The Legacy of Borbey House" (1993)
Ron Glass "Incident in Lot #7" (1992)
Paul Gleason "The Error of Her Ways" (1989), "Thursday's Child" (1991), "Murder in Milan" (1992)
Bruce Glover "If the Shoe Fits" (1990)
John Glover "One White Rose for Death" (1986), "When Thieves Fall Out" (1987)
Trevor Goddard "Southern Double-Cross" (1996)
Walton Goggins "The Last Free Man" (2000)
Jonathan Goldsmith "Dead Letter" (1989), "The Sound of Murder" (1993)
Arlene Golonka "Trial by Error" (1986), "The Return of Preston Giles" (1990)
Grant Goodeve "Lovers And Other Killer" (1984), "Dead Man's Gold" (1986), "A Very Good Year for Murder" (1988)
Dody Goodman "If It's Tuesday, It Must Be Beverly" (1987)
Cliff Gorman "If the Frame Fits" (1986), "To the Last Will I Grapple with Thee" (1992)
Frank Gorshin "Mourning Among the Wisterias" (1988)
Elliott Gould "The Error of Her Ways" (1989)
Robert Goulet "Paint Me a Murder" (1985)
Elizabeth Gracen "Crimson Harvest" (1994), "A Quaking in Aspen" (1995)
Nancy Lee Grahn "Tough Guys Don't Die" (1985), "One Good Bid Deserves a Murder" (1986)
Farley Granger "How to Make a Killing Without Really Trying" (1990)
Stewart Granger "Paint Me a Murder" (1985)
Beth Grant "Road Kill" (1994), "The Last Free Man" (2000)
Karen Grassle "Murder in a Minor Key" (1987), "Harbinger of Death" (1988)
Peter Graves "Lovers And Other Killers" (1984)
Bruce Gray "Murder at a Discount" (1993), "Murder on the Thirtieth Floor" (1994)
Erin Gray "Wearing of the Green" (1988)
Kathryn Grayson "If It's Tuesday, It Must Be Beverly" (1987), "The Sins of Castle Cove" (1989), "Town Father" (1989)
Graham Greene "Night of the Coyote" (1992), "Northern Explosion" (1994)
Jane Greer "The Last Flight of the Dixie Damsel" (1988)
Rose Gregorio "Family Doctor" (1991)
George Grizzard "Murder Digs Deep" (1985), "Murder in a Minor Key" (1987), "The Body Politic" (1988)
David Groh "Murder Digs Deep" (1985), "How to Make a Killing Without Really Trying" (1990), "Lines of Excellence" (1991)
Gary Grubbs "Ballad For A Blue Lady" (1990)
Harry Guardino "Birds of a Feather" (1984), "Deadline for Murder" (1986), "Moving Violation" (1991), "Killer Radio" (1993)
Ann Morgan Guilbert "Murder: According to Maggie" (1990)
Clu Gulager "Funeral at Fifty-Mile" (1985), "Dead Heat" (1985), "Old Habits Die Hard" (1987)


Guest Star Episode(s)
Buddy Hackett "No Laughing Murder" (1987)
Molly Hagan "Dead to Rights" (1993), "To Kill a Legend" (1994)
Charles Haid "Weave a Tangled Web" (1989), "See You in Court, Baby" (1990)
Khrystyne Haje "Murder in High C" (1995)
Alan Hale, Jr. "'Trial by Error" (1986)
Jackie Earle Haley "Powder Keg" (1986)
Anthony Michael Hall "What You Don't Know Can Kill You" (1996)
Deidre Hall "The Sicilian Encounter" (1990)
Philip Baker Hall "Moving Violation" (1991)
Carrie Hamilton "Trials And Tribulations" (1990)
Linda Hamilton "Menace, Anyone?" (1986)
Murray Hamilton "Death Casts a Spell" (1984)
Nicholas Hammond

Gale Hansen

"Murder in the Afternoon" (1985)

"Murder of the Month Club" (1994)

Melora Hardin "Roadkill" (1994)
Dorian Harewood "Powder Keg" (1986)
John Harkins "If the Shoe Fits" (1990)
Robert Harper "Murder in Milan" (1992)
Tess Harper "Simon Says, Color Me Dead" (1987)
Pat Harrington Jr. "Footnote to Murder" (1985), "The Corpse Flew First Class" (1987), "Jack and Bill" (1989), "The Skinny According To Nick Cullhane" (1991)
Cynthia Harris "Hannigan's Wake" (1990), "Fatal Paradise" (1994)
Harriet Harris "South by Southwest" (1997)
Mel Harris "South by Southwest" (1997)
Neil Patrick Harris "Lone Witness" (1993)
Jenilee Harrison "The Way to a Dusty Death" (1987)
Mariette Hartley "Night of the Coyote" (1992)
Peter Haskell "Corned Beef & Carnage" (1986), "Truck Stop" (1989)
Bob Hastings "Stage Struck" (1986)
Richard Hatch "Deadly Lady" 1984
Hurd Hatfield "Death Takes a Curtain Call" (1984), "One Good Bid Deserves Another" (1986), "Night of the Tarantula" (1989)
Wings Hauser "Reflections of the Mind" (1985), "Night Fears" (1991), "Love and Hate in Cabot Cove" (1993), "Track of a Soldier" (1996)
June Havoc "The Days Dwindle Down" (1987), "The Grand Old Lady" (1989)
Billie Hayes "The Murder of Sherlock Holmes" (1984)
Anthony Heald "To Kill a Legend" (1994)
Ann Hearn "The Trouble with Seth" (1994), "Frozen Stiff" (1995)
George Hearn "Trials and Tribulations" (1990), "To the Last Will I Grapple with Thee" (1992), "The Wind Around the Tower" (1992)
David Hedison "The Perfect Foil" (1986), "Mirror, Mirror on the Wall: Parts 1 & 2" (1989)
Tippi Hedren "Bloodlines" (1993)
David Hemmings "The Corpse Flew First Class" (1987)
Florence Henderson "Death Stalks the Big Top: Parts 1 & 2" (1986), "Ballad for a Blue Lady" (1990)
Sam Hennings "Shooting in Rome" (1995)
Gregg Henry "Broadway Malady" (1985), "Death Stalks The Big Top: Parts 1 & 2" (1986), "The Taxman Cometh" (1991), "The Big Kill" (1993), "Crimson Harvest" (1994), "Mrs. Parker's Revenge" (1996)
Taraji P. Henson "The Last Free Man" (2000)
Richard Herd "Murder in the Electric Cathedral" (1986), "The Petrified Florist" (1993)
Gary Hershberger "The Legacy of Borbey House" (1993), "The Murder Channel" (1994), "Murder Among Friends" (1996)
Grant Heslov "Class Act" (1989)
Howard Hesseman "Widow, Weep for Me" (1985)
Christopher Hewett "It Runs In The Family" (1987)
Edward Hibbert "Portrait of Death" (1994)
Dwayne Hickman "Murder: According to Maggie" (1990)
Lise Hilboldt "Smooth Operators" (1989), "Class Act" (1989), "The Monte Carlo Murders" (1992)
Arthur Hill "The Murder of Sherlock Holmes" (1984), "The Return of Preston Giles" (1990)
John Hillerman "Magnum on Ice" (1986), "Murder on Madison Avenue" (1992)
Art Hindle "Murder in the Electric Cathedral" (1986), "The Days Dwindle Down" (1987)
Pat Hingle "Unfinished Business" (1986), "O'Malley's Luck" (1990), "Thicker Than Water" (1991)
Judith Hoag "Programmed for Murder" (1992), "To Kill a Legend" (1994)
Kate Hodge "Race to Death" (1996)
Robert J. Hogan "Death Casts a Spell" (1984), "Dead Man's Gold" (1986), "Obituary for a Dead Anchor" (1986), "Double Exposure" (1989)
Laurie Holden "What You Don't Know Can Kill You" (1996)
Earl Holliman "Who Killed J. B. Fletcher?" (1991), "Roadkill" (1994)
Jennifer Holmes "Murder in a Minor Key" (1987), "Doom With a View" (1987)
Robert Hooks "Christopher Bundy – Died on Sunday" (1986), "The Scent of Murder" (1995)
Bo Hopkins "Armed Response" (1985), "The Monte Carlo Murders" (1992)
Kaitlin Hopkins "An Egg to Die For" (1994)
Robert Horton "Seal of the Confessional" (1989)
Ken Howard "Murder at the Oasis" (1985), "Mirror, Mirror, on the Wall: Parts 1 & 2 (1989), "Jack and Bill" (1989), "The Mole" (1992), "Death in Hawaii" (1994)
Rance Howard "Death Casts a Spell" (1984), "South by Southwest" (1997)
Beth Howland "Lone Witness" (1993)
David Huddleston "Good-Bye Charlie" (1990)
Leann Hunley "A Little Night Work" (1988), "Murder: According to Maggie" (1990), "Amsterdam Kll" (1994)
Marsha Hunt "Sticks and Stones" (1985)
Kim Hunter "Trials And Tribulations" (1990)
Rick Hurst "Something Borrowed, Someone Blue" (1989)
Olivia Hussey "Sing a Song of Murder" (1985)
Alex Hyde-White "The Skinny According To Nick Cullhane" (1991), "Programmed for Murder" (1992)


Guest Star Episode(s)
Marty Ingels "The Fixer Upper" (1990), "Where Have You Gone, Billy Boy?" (1991)
Barrie Ingham "Sing a Song of Murder" (1985), "A Death in Hong Kong" (1993)
John Ireland "Murder, Plain and Simple" (1991)
Gregory Itzin "Frozen Stiff" (1995)
Željko Ivanek "Home Care" (1995)


Guest Star Episode(s)
Michael Jace "The Last Free Man" (2000)
Scott Jacoby "Murder in a Minor Key" (1987)
Richard Jaeckel "The Way to Dusty Death" (1987)
Clifton James "The Last Flight of the Dixie Damsel" (1988)
Conrad Janis "Death Casts a Spell" (1984), "A Little Night Work" (1988), "Lines of Excellence" (1991)
Graham Jarvis "The Sins of Castle Cove" (1989)
Martin Jarvis "Another Killing in Cork" (1995), "Deadly Bidding" (1995)
Peter Jason "Nan's Ghost, Parts 1 & 2" (1995)
Rick Jason "A Little Night Work" (1988)
Anne Jeffreys "If a Body Meet a Body" (1986)
Caitlyn Jenner "Sudden Death" (1985 – As "Bruce Jenner")
Glynis Johns "Sing a Song of Murder" (1985)
Anne-Marie Johnson "Big Easy Murder" (1995)
Arte Johnson "No Laughing Murder" (1987)
Michelle Johnson "Incident in Lot #7" (1992), "Ship of Thieves" (1993)
Richard Johnson "It Runs in the Family" (1987)
Van Johnson "Hit, Run and Homicide" (1984), "Menace, Anyone?" (1986), "Hannigan's Wake" (1990)
Dean Jones "It's a Dog's Life" (1984), "Harbinger of Death" (1988)
Henry Jones "Mr. Penroy's Vacation" (1988)
Marilyn Jones "Coal Miner's Slaughter" (1988), "The Error of Her Ways" (1989), "Northern Explosion" (1994)
Renée Jones "Deadly Bidding" (1995)
Shirley Jones "The Body Politic" (1988), "Shear Madness" (1990)
Simon Jones "Witness for the Defense" (1987)
Elaine Joyce "Death Casts a Spell" (1984), "The Big Show of 1965" (1990), "Murder at a Discount" (1993)
Gordon Jump "If the Frame Fits" (1986)


Guest Star Episode(s)
Stanley Kamel "Weave a Tangled Web" (1989), "The Family Jewels" (1990)
Gabe Kaplan "Birds Of A Feather" (1984)
John Karlen "The Grand Old Lady" (1989), "To the Last Will I Grapple with Thee" (1992), "Nan's Ghost: Parts 1 & 2" (1995)
Kimberley Kates "Something Foul in Flappieville" (1996)
Andreas Katsulas "A Killing in Vegas" (1991)
William Katt "Love's Deadly Desire" (1993)
Caren Kaye "Death Takes a Dive" (1987)
Lila Kaye "When The Fat Lady Sings" (1989)
Lainie Kazan "Crimson Harvest" (1994)
Kerrie Keane "Terminal Connection" (1991), "Film Flam" (1995)
Steven Keats "Paint Me a Murder" (1985), "Reflections of the Mind" (1985)
Howard Keel "A Killing in Vegas" (1991)
Jack Kehoe "School for Scandal" (1985)
Brian Keith "The Murder of Sherlock Holmes" (1984)
Sally Kellerman "The Petrified Florist" (1993)
Linda Kelsey "Capitol Offense" (1985), "Jessica Behind Bars" (1985), "Track of a Soldier" (1996)
Ken Kercheval "Angel of Death" (1992)
Brian Kerwin "Death Casts a Spell" (1984)
Lance Kerwin "Seal of the Confessional" (1989)
Ross Kettle "Another Killing in Cork" (1995), "Nan's Ghost, Parts 1 & 2" (1995)
Evelyn Keyes "Sticks and Stones" (1985), "Old Habits Die Hard" (1987), "Dead to Rights" (1993)
Margot Kidder "Threshold Of Fear" (1993)
Kevin Kilner "Sugar & Space, Malice & Vice" (1992), "For Whom the Ball Tolls" (1993)
Daniel Dae Kim "A Story to Die For" (2000)
Andrea King "The Fixer-Upper" (1990)
Bruce Kirby "Murder: According to Maggie" (1990), "What You Don't Know Can Kill You" (1996)
George Kirby "Murder to a Jazz Beat" (1985)
Sally Kirkland "The Scent of Murder" (1995)
Terry Kiser "Murder in the Afternoon" (1985), "Showdown in Saskatchewan" (1988)
Robert Klein "Trevor Hudson's Legacy" (1989)
Richard Kline "Corned Beef & Carnage" (1986)
Robert Knepper "The Sound of Murder" (1993), "A Murderous Muse" (1994), "Something Foul in Flappieville" (1996)
Don Knight "The Wind Around the Tower" (1992)
Michael E. Knight "The Classic Murder" (1992)
Shirley Knight "Smooth Operators" (1989), "Always A Thief" (1990)
Terence Knox "Murder Takes the Bus" (1985)
Yaphet Kotto "Steal Me a Story" (1987)
Martin Kove "Armed Response" (1985)
Alice Krige "Murder in the Afternoon" (1985)
Gary Kroeger "The Grand Old Lady" (1989), "Murder in Milan" (1992)
Jack Kruschen "Tainted Lady" (1991)
Clyde Kusatsu "Good-Bye Charlie" (1990)
Mimi Kuzyk "The Dying Game" (1994)


Guest Star Episode(s)
Dorothy Lamour "No Accounting for Murder" (1987)
Martin Landau "Birds of a Feather" (1984)
Audrey Landers "If a Body Meet a Body" (1986), "Track of a Soldier" (1996)
Judy Landers "Night of the Headless Horseman" (1987)
Valerie Landsburg "Just Another Fish Story" (1988)
Hope Lange "Night of the Headless Horseman" (1987), "The Big Kill" (1993)
Wallace Langham "Dead to Rights" (1993)
Robert Lansing "The Prodigal Father" (1991), "Badge of Honor" (1992)
Louise Latham "Jessica Behind Bars" (1985), "The Classic Murder" (1992)
John Laughlin "Dead Man's Gold" (1986), "Snow White, Blood Red" (1988)
Piper Laurie "Murder at the Oasis" (1985)
Ed Lauter "The Cemetery Vote" (1987)
John Phillip Law "Widow, Weep for Me" (1985)
Carol Lawrence "Birds of a Feather" (1984), "Christopher Bundy – Died on Sunday" (1986), "When the Fat Lady Sings" (1989), "Murder in High C" (1995)
Steve Lawrence "No Laughing Murder" (1987)
Vicki Lawrence "My Johnny Lies Over the Ocean" (1985), "Trial By Error" (1986)
Michael Learned "Trevor Hudson's Legacy" (1989)
Ruta Lee "A Body to Die For" (1990)
Jane Leeves "It Runs in the Family" (1987)
Lance LeGault "Showdown in Saskatchewan" (1988)
Fredric Lehne "Murder, She Spoke" (1987), "Track of a Soldier" (1996)
Ron Leibman "Incident in Lot #7" (1992), "O'Malley's Luck" (1990)
Janet Leigh "Doom with a View" (1987)
Paul LeMat "Showdown in Saskatchewan" (1988)
Kay Lenz "Armed Response" (1985)
Rick Lenz "If It's Tuesday, It Must Be Beverly" (1987)
Sheldon Leonard "The Big Show of 1965" (1990)
Joan Leslie "Mr. Penroy's Vacation" (1988)
Geoffrey Lewis "No Accounting for Murder" (1987), "Who Threw the Barbitals in Mrs. Fletcher's Chowder?" (1988), "Deadly Misunderstanding" (1990), "What You Don't Know Can Kill You" (1996)
Richard Libertini "Dead to Rights" (1993), "Film Flam" (1995), "The Dark Side of the Door" (1996)
Audra Lindley "Home Care" (1995)
Larry Linville "Murder Takes the Bus" (1985), "Curse of the Daanau" (1988), "Unwilling Witness" (1995)
Robert Lipton "Murder in the Afternoon" (1985), "Obituary for a Dead Anchor" (1986), "Class Act" (1989)
Rich Little "Deadpan" (1988)
Ernie Lively "Good-Bye Charlie" (1990), "A Body to Die For" (1990), "Danse Diabolique" (1992), "Northern Explosion" (1994), "Murder in Tempo" (1996)
Kathleen Lloyd "Obituary for a Dead Anchor" (1986)
Norman Lloyd "If the Frame Fits" (1986), "The Committee" (1991), "Murder in White" (1993)
Tony LoBianco "The Skinny According to Nick Cullhane" (1991), "Proof in the Pudding" (1994)
Anne Lockhart "Deadly Lady" (1984), "Widow, Weep for Me" (1985), "Three Strikes, You're Out" (1989), "Fatal Paradise" (1994)
June Lockhart "School for Scandal" (1985)
Gary Lockwood "Sudden Death" (1985), "Indian Giver" (1987), "Tainted Lady" (1991), "Roadkill" (1994)
Robert Loggia "Death Casts a Spell" (1984)
Gloria Loring "Weave a Tangled Web" (1989)
Dorothy Loudon "Magnum on Ice" (1986)
Henri Lubatti "A Story to Die For" (2000)
Laurence Luckinbill "A Lady in the Lake" (1985), "Murder Through the Looking Glass" (1988), "Lone Witness" (1993), "Dear Deadly" (1994)
William Lucking "Keep the Home Fries Burning" (1986), "Double Exposure" (1989), "Shear Madness" (1990), "Judge Not" (1991), "Killer Radio" (1993)
Lorna Luft "Broadway Malady" (1985), "If the Shoe Fits" (1990)
Dorothy Lyman "The Secret of Gila Junction" (1995)
Will Lyman "Programmed for Murder" (1992)
Richard Lynch "To the Last Will I Grapple with Thee" (1992), "Amsterdam Kill" (1994)
Jeffrey Lynn "The Days Dwindle Down" (1987)
Robert F. Lyons "The Bottom Line is Murder" (1987)


Guest Star Episode(s)
James MacArthur "Hooray for Homicide" (1984)
Stephen Macht "Capitol Offense" (1985), "Moving Violation" (1991), "A Killing In Vegas" (1991), "Bloodlines" (1993), "Track Of A Soldier" (1996)
Gisele MacKenzie "Crossed Up" (1987)
Janet MacLachlan "Jessica Behind Bars" (1985), "Time To Die" (1994)
Gavin MacLeod "The Big Show of 1965" (1990)
Patrick Macnee "Sing a Song of Murder" (1985), "The Dead File" (1992)
Sheila MacRae "Lone Witness" (1993)
Bill Macy "Corned Beef & Carnage" (1986), "Something Borrowed, Someone Blue" (1990)
Brandon Maggart "Ballad For A Blue Lady" (1990)
George Maharis "Trials and Tribulations" (1990), "The Fixer-Upper" (1990)
Bill Maher "Fire Burn, Cauldron Bubble" (1989), "Good-Bye Charlie" (1990)
Joseph Maher "Amsterdam Kill" (1994)
Robert Mandan "Three Strikes, You're Out" (1989)
Dinah Manoff "Murder in a Minor Key" (1987)
Paul Mantee "The Trouble with Seth" (1994)
Randolph Mantooth "Murder Digs Deep" (1985)
Andrea Marcovicci "The Way to a Dusty Death" (1987)
Janet Margolin "Deadly Misunderstanding" (1990)
Julianna Margulies "Murder at a Discount" (1993)
Monte Markham "If a Body Meet a Body" (1986), "Doom With a View" (1987), "Family Doctor" (1991), "The Survivor" (1993)
Scott Marlowe "School for Murder" (1995)
Kenneth Mars "Footnote to Murder" (1985)
Jean Marsh "Murder in White" (1993)
E. G. Marshall "Alma Murder" (1989)
Barney Martin "No Accounting for Murder" (1987), "Smooth Operators" (1989)
Jared Martin "It's a Dog's Life" (1984), "Magnum on Ice" (1986)
Tom Mason "The Scent of Murder" (1995)
Ben Masters "Trials and Tribulations" (1990), "Dead Eye" (1993), "The Trouble with Seth" (1994)
Dakin Matthews "The Wind Around the Tower" (1992), "A Killing in Cork" (1993), "The Scent of Murder" (1995)
Sharon Maughan "Tinker, Tailor, Liar, Thief" (1992)
Virginia Mayo "Hooray for Homicide" (1984)
David McCallum "From Russia... with Blood" (1989), "Deadly Misunderstanding" (1990)
Macon McCalman "The Taxman Cometh" (1991)
Kevin McCarthy "Armed Response" (1985), "From the Horse's Mouth" (1991), "Ever After" (1992)
Rue McClanahan "Murder Takes the Bus" (1985)
Sean McClory "Dead Man's Gold" (1986)
Doug McClure "Night of the Headless Horseman" (1987), "Steal Me a Story" (1987)
John McCook "Keep The Home Fries Burning" (1986)
Kent McCord "The Taxman Cometh" (1991)
Patty McCormack "No Accounting for Murder" (1987), "Wearing of the Green" (1988)
Roddy McDowall "School for Scandal" (1985), "Fire Burn, Cauldron Bubble" (1989)
Gates McFadden "Footnote to Murder" (1985)
Darren McGavin "Angel of Death" (1992)
Mary Kate McGeehan "School for Scandal" (1985)
Howard McGillin "The Family Jewels" (1990)
Patrick McGoohan "Witness for the Defense" (1987)
Michael McGrady "Death Takes A Dive" (1987), "Smooth Operators" (1989), "The Skinny According To Nick Cullhane" (1991), "Ever After" (1992)
Michael McKean "The Return of Preston Giles" (1990)
Matt McKenzie "Northern Explosion" (1994)
Doug McKeon "Menace, Anyone?" (1986)
Bill McKinney "Powder Keg" (1986)
John McMartin "Tough Guys Don't Die" (1985), "Magnum on Ice" (1986), "Wearing of the Green" (1988), "The Committee" (1991)
Kenneth McMillan "When Thieves Fall Out" (1987)
Robert Duncan McNeill "Death in Hawaii" (1994)
Kristy McNichol "Showdown In Saskatchewan" (1988)
Gerald McRaney "A Quaking in Aspen" (1995)
Audrey Meadows "If the Frame Fits" (1986)
Jayne Meadows "Murder by Appointment Only" (1985)
Anne Meara "Who Threw the Barbitals in Mrs. Fletcher's Chowder?" (1988), "Murder in White" (1993)
Marian Mercer "The Witch's Curse" (1992)
Lee Meriwether "A Lady in the Lake" (1985), "Ship of Thieves" (1993), "Death 'N Denial" (1995)
Dina Merrill "Always a Thief" (1990), "The Monte Carlo Murders" (1992)
Vera Miles "Jessica Behind Bars" (1985), "See You In Court, Baby" (1990), "Thursday's Child" (1991)
Tomas Milian "Day of the Dead" (1992)
Allan Miller "A Virtual Murder" (1993), "An Egg to Die For" (1994), "Shooting in Rome" (1995)
Denise Miller "The Petrified Florist" (1993)
Denny Miller "Sticks and Stones" (1985)
Roger Miller "It's A Dog's Life" (1984)
Hayley Mills "Unfinished Business" (1986)
Judson Mills "Wheel of Death" (1994), "What You Don't Know Can Kill You" (1996)
Juliet Mills "Witness for the Defense" (1987)
Martin Milner "Reflections of the Mind" (1985), "The Last Flight of the Dixie Damsel" (1988), "Thursday's Child" (1991), "The Dying Game" (1994), "Race to Death" (1996)
Cameron Mitchell "Murder to a Jazz Beat" (1985)
Donald Moffat "Funeral at Fifty-Mile" (1985)
Janel Moloney "Unwilling Witness" (1995)
Ricardo Montalban "Murder in F Sharp" (1990)
Belinda Montgomery "My Johnny Lies Over the Ocean" (1985)
Lynne Moody "Death Takes a Dive" (1987)
Ron Moody "Paint Me A Murder" (1985)
Terry Moore "Who Killed J.B. Fletcher?" (1991)
Erin Moran "Unfinished Business" (1986)
Harry Morgan "The Days Dwindle Down" (1987)
Read Morgan "Death Takes a Curtain Call" (1984) as Sergeant Kevin Hogan
Pat Morita "Kendo Killing" (1996)
Anita Morris "The Search for Peter Kerry" (1989)
Garrett Morris "Murder to a Jazz Beat" (1985)
Greg Morris "Lovers and Other Killers" (1984)
Howard Morris "Something Borrowed, Someone Blue" (1989)
Kathryn Morris "What You Don't Know Can Kill You" (1996), "A Story to Die For" (2000)
Phil Morris "A Virtual Murder" (1993)
Shelley Morrison "Day of the Dead" (1992)
Karen Morrow "Double Exposure" (1989)
Robert Morse "Broadway Malady" (1985)
William R. Moses "Coal Miner's Slaughter" (1988)
Don Most "Stage Struck" (1986), "The Big Show of 1965" (1990)
Diana Muldaur "Footnote to Murder" (1985)
Kate Mulgrew "The Corpse Flew First Class" (1987), "Ever After" (1992), "The Dying Game" (1994)
Edward Mulhare "One Good Bid Deserves a Murder" (1986), "Stage Struck" (1986)
Matt Mulhern "Deadly Assets" (1994)
Chris Mulkey "Always A Thief" (1990), "Murder By Twos" (1994)
Megan Mullally "Coal Miner's Slaughter" (1988)
George Murdock "Murder in the Afternoon" (1985)
Rosemary Murphy "It Runs In The Family" (1987)
Christopher Murray "Love's Deadly Desire" (1993)
Don Murray "Bloodlines" (1993)


Guest Star Episode(s)
Charles Napier "Death Stalks The Big Top: Parts 1 & 2" (1986), "The Dream Team" (1995)
Mildred Natwick "Murder in the Electric Cathedral" (1986)
David Naughton "Wearing of the Green" (1988)
Patricia Neal "Murder in F Sharp" (1990)
Christopher Neame "The Legacy of Borbey House" (1993), "Nan's Ghost, Parts 1 & 2" (1995)
Barry Nelson "Mourning Among the Wisterias" (1988)
Craig Richard Nelson "The Scent of Murder" (1995), "Deadly Bidding" (1995)
Ed Nelson "Murder to a Jazz Beat" (1985), "Old Habits Die Hard" (1987), "Always A Thief" (1990), "The Witch's Curse" (1992), "Home Care" (1995)
Gene Nelson "The Corpse Flew First Class" (1987)
John Allen Nelson "From the Horse's Mouth" (1991)
Lois Nettleton "Lovers and Other Killers" (1984), "Mourning Among the Wisterias" (1988), "Terminal Connection" (1991)
Anthony Newley "It Runs In The Family" (1987)
Barry Newman "Snow White, Blood Red" (1988), "Class Act" (1989), "Game, Set, Murder" (1995)
Phyllis Newman "The Taxman Cometh" (1991)
Dustin Nguyen "A Death in Hong Kong" (1993)
Stephen Nichols "Danse Diabolique" (1992)
Taylor Nichols "The Petrified Florist" (1993), "Portrait of Death" (1994), "A Nest of Vipers" (1994), "The Dark Side of the Door" (1996)
Leslie Nielsen "My Johnny Lies Over the Ocean" (1985), "Dead Man's Gold" (1986)
Cynthia Nixon "Threshold of Fear" (1993)
Stephanie Niznik "Home Care" (1995)
James Noble "No Accounting for Murder" (1987)
Natalia Nogulich "The Classic Murder" (1992), "Murder a la Mode" (1995)
Kathleen Nolan "The Prodigal Father" (1991)
Lloyd Nolan "Murder in the Afternoon" (1985)
Jeffrey Nordling "Dead to Rights" (1993), "To Kill a Legend" (1994)
Christopher Norris "Deadpan" (1988)
Sheree North "No Laughing Murder" (1987)
France Nuyen "A Death in Hong Kong" (1993)
Russell Nype "Fire Burn, Cauldron Bubble" (1989),


Guest Star Episode(s)
Hugh O'Brian "A Body to Die For" (1990)
Margaret O'Brien "Who Killed J.B. Fletcher?" (1991)
Tom O'Brien "Home Care" (1995)
Sean O'Bryan "A Christmas Secret" (1992), "Bloodlines" (1993), "Nailed" (1995)
Donald O'Connor "The Big Show of 1965" (1990)
Tim O'Connor "Deadline For Murder" (1986)
Gail O'Grady "Badge Of Honour" (1992)
Dan O'Herlihy "It's a Dog's Life" (1984), "Stage Struck" (1986)
John O'Hurley "Nailed" (1995)
Miles O'Keefe "The Sound of Murder" (1993)
William O'Leary "Film Flam" (1995), "Mrs. Parker's Revenge" (1996)
Gerald S. O'Loughlin "Tough Guys Don't Die" (1985), "Class Act" (1989), "Badge Of Honour" (1992), "A Killing in Cork" (1993)
Patrick O'Neal "Broadway Malady" (1985)
Ron O'Neal "J.B., as in Jailbird" (1988)
Dick O'Neill "Benedict Arnold Slipped Here" (1988)
Tricia O'Neil "The Murder of Sherlock Holmes" (1984), "Murder in the Afternoon" (1985), "Trouble in Eden" (1987), "From the Horse's Mouth" (1991), "Lines of Excellence" (1991)
Cyril O'Reilly "Snow White, Blood Red" (1988), "A Killing in Cork" (1993), "An Egg to Die For" (1994), "The Celtic Riddle" (2003)
Ian Ogilvy "Appointment in Athens" (1989), "The Sicilian Encounter" (1990), "The Monte Carlo Murders" (1992), "Murder in White" (1993), "Murder of the Month Club" (1994)
Soon-Tek Oh "A Death in Hong Kong" (1993)
Ken Olandt "The Fixer-Upper" (1990)
Ken Olin "Deadline for Murder" (1986)
David Oliver "Deadly Misunderstanding" (1990)
Susan Oliver "Armed Response" (1985), "Jessica Behind Bars" (1985)
Walter Olkewicz "When The Fat Lady Sings" (1989)
James Olson "A Body to Die For" (1990)
Alan Oppenheimer "Night Fears" (1991), "Lines of Excellence" (1991)
Cliff Osmond "The Szechuan Dragon" (1990)


Guest Star Episode(s)
Harrison Page "The Body Politic" (1988)
Michael Palance "Murder in White" (1993)
Ron Palillo "Hooray for Homicide" (1984)
Betsy Palmer "Sticks and Stones" (1985), "Something Borrowed, Someone Blue" (1989)
Judy Parfitt "From Russia... with Blood" (1989), "Hannigan's Wake" (1990)
Andrea Parker "Race to Death" (1996)
Eleanor Parker "Stage Struck" (1986)
Jameson Parker "The Skinny According To Nick Cullhane" (1991), "Terminal Connection" (1991)
Barbara Parkins "The Error of Her Ways" (1989)
Lar Park-Lincoln "Incident in Lot #7" (1992)
Andrew Parks "The Corpse Flew First Class" (1987)
Julie Parrish "A Little Night Work" (1988)
Dennis Patrick "The Murder of Sherlock Holmes" (1984), "Smooth Operators" (1989)
Lorna Patterson "The Search for Peter Kerry" (1989)
Scott Paulin "Old Habits Die Hard" (1987)
J. Eddie Peck "Dead Man's Gold" (1986)
Lisa Pelikan "Prediction: Murder" (1989), "Terminal Connection" (1991)
Austin Pendleton "Angel of Death" (1992)
Susan Peretz "Jessica Behind Bars" (1985)
Millie Perkins "Murder by Appointment Only" (1985)
John Bennett Perry "When Thieves Fall Out" (1987), "Lone Witness" (1993)
Nehemiah Persoff "The Great Twain Robbery" (1990)
Donna Pescow "Keep the Home Fries Burning" (1986)
Brock Peters "Trial by Error" (1986)
Jean Peters "Wearing of the Green" (1988)
Joanna Pettet "The Way to a Dusty Death" (1987)
Dedee Pfeiffer "Murder in White" (1993)
Shawn Phelan "A Virtual Murder" (1993)
Mackenzie Phillips "Murder in the Afternoon" (1985)
Michelle Phillips "Death Casts a Spell" (1984)
Wendy Phillips "Murder, She Spoke" (1987)
Joaquin Phoenix "We're Off to Kill the Wizard" (1984)
Summer Phoenix "We're Off to Kill the Wizard" (1984)
Cindy Pickett "Wheel of Death" (1994)
Christina Pickles "Frozen Stiff" (1995)
Eric Pierpoint "Death 'N Denial" (1995)
Daniel Pilon "Danse Diabolique" (1992)
Robert Pine "Obituary for a Dead Anchor" (1986), "Class Act" (1989), "For Whom the Ball Tolls" (1993), "Crimson Harvest" (1994), "Death by Demographics" (1996)
John Pleshette "Stage Struck" (1986)
Eve Plumb "Jessica Behind Bars" (1985)
Maryann Plunkett "School for Murder" (1995)
Jon Polito "The Dead File" (1992), "A Murderous Muse" (1994)
Vic Polizos "Nailed" (1995)
Cliff Potts "Funeral at Fifty-Mile" (1985), "Deadly Misunderstanding" (1990)
Jane Powell "Old Habits Die Hard" (1987)
Mala Powers "Hannigan's Wake" (1990)
Paula Prentiss "Incident in Lot #7" (1992)
Lawrence Pressman "My Johnny Lies Over the Ocean" (1985), "The Way to Dusty Death" (1987), "The Legacy of Borbey House" (1993)
Barry Primus "Menace, Anyone?" (1986)
William Prince "The Search for Peter Kerry" (1989)
Andrew Prine "Lovers and Other Killers" (1984), "Magnum on Ice" (1986), "Truck Stop" (1989), "The Prodigal Father" (1991)
Robert Prosky "Old Habits Die Hard" (1987)
Juliet Prowse "A Fashionable Way to Die" (1987)
Nicholas Pryor "Capitol Offense" (1985), "O'Malley's Luck" (1990), "The Committee" (1991)
Lee Purcell "Death Stalks the Big Top: Parts 1 & 2" (1986), "Town Father" (1989), "Portrait of Death" (1994)
Linda Purl "Murder at the Oasis" (1985), "Mourning Among the Wisterias" (1988), "Dead Eye" (1993)
Denver Pyle "Coal Miner's Slaughter" (1988)


Guest Star Episode(s)
John S. Ragin "The Corpse Flew First Class" (1987)
Charlotte Rae "Doom With a View" (1987)
Dack Rambo "Deadly Lady" (1984); "When Thieves Fall Out" (1987); "The Fixer-Upper" (1990)
Phylicia Rashād "The Last Free Man" (2001)
Martha Raye "Armed Response" (1985)
James Read "Death 'N Denial" (1995)
Lynn Redgrave "It's a Dog's Life" (1984)
Robert Reed "Footnote to Murder" (1985), "Murder Through the Looking Glass" (1988), "See You in Court, Baby" (1990)
Daphne Maxwell Reid "The Body Politic" (1988)
Elliott Reid "Mourning Among the Wisterias" (1988)
Clive Revill "Murder to a Jazz Beat" (1985), "Curse of the Daanau" (1988)
Barbara Rhoades "Birds Of A Feather" (1984); "Who Threw The Barbitals In Mrs. Fletcher's Chowder?" (1988)
Donnelly Rhodes "Who Threw the Barbitals in Mrs. Fletcher's Chowder?" (1988), "The Prodigal Father" (1991)
John Rhys-Davies "J.B., as in Jailbird" (1988); "Night Of The Tarantula" (1989); "Dear Deadly" (1994)
Beah Richards "Mourning Among the Wisterias" (1988), "Judge Not" (1991)
Doris Roberts "Shear Madness" (1990), "Final Curtain" (1993), "The Murder Channel" (1994)
Douglas Roberts "Murder by Twos" (1994), "The Secret of Gila Junction" (1995)
Mark Roberts "The Dead File" (1992)
Tony Roberts "Ever After" (1992)
Alex Rocco "Tough Guys Don't Die" (1985), "Christopher Bundy – Died on Sunday" (1986)
Eugene Roche "Deadline for Murder" (1986), "Deadpan" (1988), "Something Borrowed, Someone Blue" (1989), "Bite the Big Apple" (1991)
Marcia Rodd "Keep the Home Fries Burning" (1986), "Harbinger of Death" (1988)
Roxie Roker "Night Fears" (1991)
Esther Rolle "Reflections of the Mind" (1985)
Cesar Romero "Paint Me a Murder" (1985), "Murder in Milan" (1992)
Mickey Rooney "Bloodlines" (1993)
Jamie Rose "Snow White, Blood Red" (1988), "Who Killed J.B. Fletcher?" (1991), "Threshold Of Fear" (1993)
Leo Rossi "Murder on Madison Avenue" (1992)
Rick Rossovich "Race to Death" (1996)
Richard Roundtree "The Last Flight of the Dixie Damsel" (1988)
John Rubinstein "The Classic Murder" (1992)
Janice Rule "Alma Murder" (1989)
Al Ruscio "Dead Eye" (1993)
Barbara Rush "A Fashionable Way to Die" (1987)
Fran Ryan "The Sins of Castle Cove" (1989)
Jeri Ryan "Death 'N Denial" (1995)
Mitchell Ryan "Capitol Offense" (1985); "The Cemetery Vote" (1987); "The List of Yuri Lermentov" (1991); "Big Easy Murder" (1995)


Guest Star Episode(s)
Robin Sachs "Murder in White" (1993)
Julie St. Claire "Night Fears" (1991)
Raymond St. Jacques "The Murder of Sherlock Holmes" (1984), "Widow, Weep for Me" (1985)
Trevor St. John "School for Murder" (1995)
Diane Salinger "Portrait of Death" (1994)
Albert Salmi "Murder Takes the Bus" (1985)
Jennifer Salt "Indian Giver" (1987)
Emma Samms "Snow White, Blood Red" (1988)
Paul Sand "Footnote to Murder" (1985)
Richard Sanders "We're Off To Kill The Wizard" (1984), "Trial By Error" (1986)
Debra Sandlund "From the Horse's Mouth" (1991), "Family Secrets" (1992)
Gary Sandy "Capitol Offense" (1985), "Murder: According to Maggie" (1990)
Reni Santoni "Three Strikes, You're Out" (1989), "Roadkill" (1994)
Joe Santos "The Bottom Line is Murder" (1987), "A Little Night Work" (1988)
Dick Sargent "Simon Says, Color Me Dead" (1987)
Michael Sarrazin "Joshua Peabody Died Here...Possibly" (1985), "Murder, Plain and Simple" (1991)
John Saxon "Hurray for Homicide" (1984), '"A Very Good Year for Murder" (1988), "Proof in the Pudding" (1994)
Raphael Sbarge "Hannigan's Wake" (1990), "Nan's Ghost: Parts 1 & 2" (1995)
Wendy Schaal "Nan's Ghost: Parts 1 & 2" (1995)
John Schuck "We're off to Kill the Wizard" (1984), "Stage Struck" (1986)
Martha Scott "The Days Dwindle Down" (1987)
George Segal "Murder at a Discount" (1993)
Marian Seldes "The Witch's Curse" (1992)
Tom Selleck "Magnum on Ice" (1986)
Raymond Serra "Lone Witness" (1993)
Johnny Seven "Broadway Malady" (1985)
Carolyn Seymour "It Runs in the Family" (1987), '"O'Malley's Luck" (1990), "Another Killing in Cork" (1995)
Grant Shaud "Where Have You Gone, Billy Boy?" (1991)
Stan Shaw "Murder to a Jazz Beat" (1985), "The Survivor" (1993), "Time to Die" (1994)
Mark Shera "Death Stalks the Big Top: Parts 1 & 2" (1986), "Murder Through the Looking Glass" (1988)
Liz Sheridan "Bite the Big Apple" (1991)
Bobby Sherman "Murder to a Jazz Beat" (1985)
James Shigeta "The Corpse Flew First Class" (1987), "Sugar & Spice, Malice & Vice" (1992)
Dinah Shore "Alma Murder" (1989)
Charles Siebert "Night Of The Headless Horseman" (1987), "Indian Giver" (1987), "Wheel of Death" (1994)
Gregory Sierra "Broadway Malady" (1985), "Murder Through the Looking Glass" (1988), "Day of the Dead" (1992), "The Petrified Florist" (1993), "A Nest of Vipers" (1994), "Flim Flam" (1995)
Jean Simmons "Mirror, Mirror on the Wall: Parts 1 & 2" (1989)
Marc Singer "The Search for Peter Kerry" (1989)
Penny Singleton "The Perfect Foil" (1986)
James Sloyan "Corned Beef & Carnage" (1986), "The Body Politic" (1988), "Always A Thief" (1990), "The Great Twain Robbery" (1990), "Murder in F Sharp" (1990), "Suspicion of Murder" (1991), "Where Have You Gone, Billy Boy?" (1991)
Cotter Smith "One Good Bid Deserves Another" (1986)
Lane Smith "The Search for Peter Kerry" (1989)
Lewis Smith "The Mole" (1992)
Melanie Smith "The Scent of Murder" (1995), "Deadly Bidding" (1995)
Rex Smith "If a Body Meet a Body" (1986)
William Smith "Deadline for Murder" (1986)
Bill Smitrovich "Frozen Stiff" (1995)
Carrie Snodgress "If a Body Meet a Body" (1986), "Love and Hate in Cabot Cove" (1993)
Kevin Sorbo "A Virtual Murder" (1993)
Paul Sorvino "Three Strikes, You're Out" (1989)
David Soul "A Killing in Vegas" (1991), "Threshold of Fear" (1993)
David Spielberg "Menace, Anyone?" (1986), "Unauthorized Obituary" (1991)
Robert Stack "Christopher Bundy – Died On Sunday" (1986)
Richard Stahl "If a Body Meet a Body" (1986)
James Staley "Witness for the Defense" (1987)
John Standing "It Runs in the Family" (1987), "The Sicilian Encounter" (1990)
Beau Starr "Sugar & Space, Malice & Vice" (1992)
James Stephens "The Grand Old Lady" (1989), "Night of the Coyote" (1992), "An Egg to Die For" (1994)
Robert Sterling "If a Body Meet a Body" (1986)
Andrew Stevens "Lovers And Other Killers" (1984), "Double Exposure" (1990)
Connie Stevens "Murder Digs Deep" (1985), "The Big Show Of 1965" (1990)
Craig Stevens "Powder Keg" (1986)
Mark Stevens "Obituary for a Dead Anchor" (1986)
Morgan Stevens "Hooray For Homicide" (1984), "School For Scandal" (1985), "The Bottom Line Is Murder" (1987)
Stella Stevens "Funeral at Fifty-Mile" (1985)
Parker Stevenson "Sticks and Stones" (1985)
David Ogden Stiers "Corned Beef & Carnage" (1986), "An Egg to Die For" (1994), "Death by Demographics" (1996), "The Last Free Man" (2001)
Jerry Stiller "When The Fat Lady Sings" (1989)
Barbara Stock "Death Stalks the Big Top: Parts 1 & 2" (1986)
Dean Stockwell "Deadpan" (1988)
Guy Stockwell "Night of the Headless Horseman" (1987), "Who Threw the Barbitals in Mrs. Fletcher's Chowder?" (1988), "Hannigan's Wake" (1990)
Christopher Stone "Fire Burn, Cauldron Bubble" (1989),
Gale Storm "Something Borrowed, Someone Blue" (1989)
Susan Strasberg "The Days Dwindle Down" (1987)
Robin Strasser "The Last Flight of the Dixie Damsel" (1988)
Marcia Strassman "The Dark Side of the Door" (1996)
Gail Strickland "Steal Me a Story" (1987), "To Kill a Legend" (1994)
Don Stroud "Murder Takes the Bus" (1985), "The Big Kill" (1993)
Sally Struthers "A Body to Die For" (1990)
Gloria Stuart "The Days Dwindle Down" (1987), "The Last Free Man" (2001)
Todd Susman "The Return of Preston Giles" (1990)
Bo Svenson "Snow White, Blood Red" (1988), "The Secret of Gila Junction" (1995)
Loretta Swit "Portrait of Death" (1994)
Ken Swofford "Joshua Peabody Died Here...Possibly" (1985), "Corned Beef & Carnage" (1986), "Steal Me a Story" (1987), "Truck Stop" (1989), "Always A Thief" (1990), "See You in Court, Baby" (1990), "The Great Twain Robbery" (1990), "Murder in F Sharp" (1990), "Suspicion of Murder" (1991), "Where Have You Gone, Billy Boy? (1991), "A Christmas Secret" (1992)
Harold Sylvester "Death Takes a Dive" (1987)


Guest Star Episode(s)
Kristoffer Tabori "We're Off to Kill the Wizard" (1984), "Sing a Song of Murder" (1985), "Truck Stop" (1989), "Portrait of Death" (1994)
George Takei "The Bottom Line is Murder" (1987)
Jeffrey Tambor "Harbinger of Death" (1988)
Glenn Taranto "A Nest of Vipers" (1994)
Nick Tate "Tinker, Tailor, Liar, Thief" (1992), "Southern Double-Cross" (1996)
Vic Tayback "One Good Bid Deserves a Murder" (1986)
Holland Taylor "Town Father" (1989)
Josh Taylor "Murder in Tempo" (1996)
Rod Taylor "Another Killing in Cork" (1995), "Nan's Ghost: Parts 1 & 2" (1995)
Leigh Taylor-Young "A Quaking in Aspen" (1995)
Lauren Tewes "A Lady in the Lake" (1985)
Phyllis Thaxter "Family Secrets" (1992)
Brynn Thayer "The Return of Preston Giles" (1990)
Alan Thicke "The Phantom Killer" (1993)
Roy Thinnes "Dead Heat" (1985), "Trouble in Eden" (1987), "The Taxman Cometh" (1991)
Robin Thomas "The Committee" (1991)
Tim Thomerson "Sudden Death" (1985), "Murder: According to Maggie" (1990)
Andrea Thompson "Unauthorized Obituary" (1991)
Gordon Thomson "The Grand Old Lady" (1989), "The Return of Preston Giles" (1990)
Kenneth Tigar "Death by Demographics" (1996)
Kevin Tighe "How to Make a Killing Without Really Trying" (1990)
Charlene Tilton "The Cemetery Vote" (1987)
Wayne Tippit "The Classic Murder" (1992)
Richard Todd "Appointment in Athens" (1989)
Michael Tolan "No Accounting for Murder" (1987), "The Sound of Murder" (1993), "The Dying Game" (1994)
Audrey Totter "Old Habits Die Hard" (1987)
Constance Towers "Murder, She Spoke" (1987)
Ellen Travolta "Jack And Bill" (1989)
David Tress "Death in Hawaii" (1994)
Claire Trevor "Witness for the Defense" (1987)
Forrest Tucker "It's a Dog's Life" (1984)
Ann Turkel "Stage Struck" (1986)
Glynn Turman "Murder to a Jazz Beat" (1985), "Deadline for Murder" (1986), "Jack and Bill" (1989)
Lurene Tuttle "Murder in the Afternoon" (1985)
Shannon Tweed "Twice Dead" (1995)


Guest Star Episode(s)
Brenda Vaccaro "Just Another Fish Story" (1988), "The Fixer-Upper" (1990), "The Family Jewels" (1990)
Karen Valentine "Murder Through the Looking Glass" (1988)
Granville Van Dusen "The Perfect Foil" (1986)
Barry Van Dyke "How to Make a Killing Without Really Trying" (1990)
Dick Van Patten "Murder in the Electric Cathedral" (1986)
Robert Vaughn "Murder Digs Deep" (1985), "The Grand Old Lady" (1989), "The Witch's Curse" (1992)
Richard Venture "Family Secrets" (1992)
John Vernon "Hooray for Homicide" (1984), "School for Scandal" (1985)
Kate Vernon "No Accounting for Murder" (1987), "Alma Murder" (1989)
Abe Vigoda "The Prodigal Father" (1991)


Guest Star Episode(s)
Lyle Waggoner "Hooray for Homicide" (1984), "Where Have You Gone, Billy Boy?" (1991)
Ralph Waite "Alma Murder" (1989)
Gregory Walcott "From the Horse's Mouth" (1991)
Robert Walden "Murder in the Afternoon" (1985)
Robert Walker Jr. "The Corpse Flew First Class" (1987), "Shear Madness" (1990)
Marcia Wallace "Corned Beef & Carnage" (1986)
Dee Wallace "Fire Burn, Cauldron Bubble" (1989), "Tainted Lady" (1991)
Eli Wallach "A Very Good Year for Murder" (1988)
Shani Wallis "Night of the Tarantula" (1989)
Sydney Walsh "Deadline for Murder" (1986), "Unwilling Witness" (1996)
Ray Walston "The Way to a Dusty Death" (1987)
Jessica Walter "Murder in the Afternoon" (1985) "Magnum on Ice" (1986), "Unauthorized Obituary" (1991), "The Murder Channel" (1994)
Susan Walters "For Whom the Ball Tolls" (1993)
Lyman Ward "Who Killed J.B. Fletcher?" (1991), "Killer Radio" (1993), "Another Killing in Cork" (1995)
David Warner "The Szechuan Dragon" (1990), "A Death in Hong Kong" (1993)
Jennifer Warren "Thursday's Child" (1991), "Murder by Twos" (1994)
Al Waxman "Dead Letter" (1989)
David Wayne "Murder Takes the Bus" (1985)
Fritz Weaver "Tough Guys Don't Die" (1985), "Night of the Headless Horseman" (1987), "A Fashionable Way to Die" (1987)
Bruce Weitz "Twice Dead" (1995)
Adam West "Death Takes A Dive" (1987)
Floyd Red Crow Westerman "Night of the Coyote" (1992)
Paxton Whitehead "The Grand Old Lady" (1989)
Mitchell Whitfield "Ever After" (1992)
Stuart Whitman "Hit, Run and Homicide" (1984), "Powder Keg" (1986), "Trouble in Eden" (1987), "Incident in Lot #7" (1992)
Mary Wickes "Widow, Weep for Me" (1985)
Larry Wilcox "Powder Keg" (1986), "Showdown In Saskatchewan" (1988), "The Prodigal Father" (1991), "A Christmas Secret" (1992)
Cornel Wilde "The Way to a Dusty Death" (1987)
Fred Willard "The Taxman Cometh" (1991)
Barry Williams "Night Of The Headless Horseman" (1987)
Caroline Williams "Murder On Madison Avenue" (1992), "Family Secrets" (1992)
Kent Williams "Another Killing in Cork" (1995)
Noble Willingham "Angel of Death" (1992)
Bridgette Wilson "A Killing in Cork" (1993)
Elizabeth Wilson "Home Care" (1995)
Marie Windsor "The Cemetery Vote" (1987), "Who Killed J.B. Fletcher?" (1991)
Penelope Windust "Love and Hate in Cabot Cove" (1993)
Paul Winfield "Tough Guys Don't Die" (1985)
Edward Winter "Smooth Operators" (1989), "The Committee" (1991), "Dead to Rights" (1993)
Jane Withers "Who Killed J.B. Fletcher?" (1991), "Ship of Thieves" (1993)
Morgan Woodward "Test of Wills" (1989)
Sheb Wooley "Ballad for a Blue Lady" (1990)
Tom Wopat "Kendo Killing" (1996)
Jo Anne Worley "My Johnny Lies Over The Ocean" (1985)
Mary Woronov "Jessica Behind Bars" (1985)
Max Wright "The Taxman Cometh" (1991)
Teresa Wright "Mr. Penroy's Vacation" (1988)
George Wyner "Snow White, Blood Red" (1988), "The Committee" (1991), "Frozen Stiff" (1995)



Guest Star Episode(s)
Jeff Yagher "No Laughing Murder" (1987), "The Big Show of 1965" (1990), "Killer Radio" (1993)
Amy Yasbeck "Family Doctor" (1991)
Cassie Yates "Deadly Lady" (1984), "Showdown in Saskatchewan" (1988), "Test of Wills" (1989), "Fatal Paradise" (1994)
John J. York "Fire Burn, Cauldron Bubble" (1989),
Alan Young "Keep the Home Fries Burning" (1986)
Richard Young "Amsterdam Kill" (1994)
Barrie Youngfellow "Trevor Hudson's Legacy" (1989)


Guest Star Episode(s)
Billy Zane "A Very Good Year for Murder" (1988)
Anthony Zerbe "Murder of the Month Club" (1994)
Efrem Zimbalist, Jr. "The Last Flight of the Dixie Damsel" (1988), "Hannigan's Wake" (1990), "Sugar & Spice, Malice & Vice" (1992)
Adrian Zmed "From Russia... with Blood" (1989), "Hannigan's Wake" (1990)


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