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Matlock

"The Play"

After losing his role in a community play, Ben is hired to defend the play's director, who is accused of murdering the leading lady.  (Repeat)

Sun 4/5 6:00 AM  HMMHD
Duration: 1 hour
Rated: TV-PG
Drama, Mystery, Mystery and Suspense

Cast:
Andy Griffith, Brynn Thayer, Daniel Roebuck, Warren Frost (Guest Star), Rene Auberjonois (Guest Star), Leslie Wing (Guest Star), Deborah Winstead (Guest Star), Amy Parrish (Guest Star), Candy Aston (Guest Star), Michael camden Richards (Guest Star), Al Wiggins (Guest Star), Nello Tare (Guest Star)

Crew:
Joel Steiger (Executive Producer), Fred Silverman (Executive Producer), Andy Griffith (Executive Producer), Anne Collins (Producer), Phil Mishkin (Writer), Chris Hibler (Director)

3/30/15
06:00 AM
"The Abduction"  Michelle is kidnapped by mobsters who offer her release in exchange for evidence Ben was given prior to a mob lawyer's murder.  (Repeat) HMMHD
3/31/15
05:00 AM
"Mr. Awesome"  A woman is accused of murdering her estranged boyfriend; her imaginative son creates a comic book with parallels to the crime.  (Repeat) HMMHD
3/31/15
06:00 AM
"The Ghost"  Ben investigates a murder with the help of the victim's ghost, whose widow is accused of the crime.  (Repeat) HMMHD
4/1/15
05:00 AM
"The Class"  Ben regrets teaching a public seminar on criminal law, when one of his students disappears without a trace after a class discussion on the perfect crime.  (Repeat) HMMHD
4/1/15
06:00 AM
"The Singer"  A country singer is murdered after firing her manager, who claims he was framed by the investigating lieutenant.  (Repeat) HMMHD
4/2/15
05:00 AM
"The Mark"  Ben defends a country singer accused of murdering his dishonest business partner after the two open a club with money won in the lottery.  (Repeat) HMMHD
4/2/15
06:00 AM
"The Juror"  Emotions run high when Ben holds out against 11 fellow jurors faced with deciding an accused murderer's fate.  (Repeat) HMMHD
4/3/15
05:00 AM
"The Debt"  Against her father's advice, Leanne reluctantly agrees to defend her former husband, who is accused of murdering a fellow lawyer.  (Repeat) HMMHD
4/3/15
06:00 AM
"The Revenge"  Ben fights to protect his reputation from a deliberate campaign to ruin his credibility as a witness in a robbery trial.  (Repeat) HMMHD
4/4/15
05:00 AM
"The Obsession"  Nightmares give Ben clues to the murderer of a celebrity doctor who was selling secrets about a client to the press.  (Repeat) HMMHD
Matlock

Premise
Don't be fooled by his down-home demeanor and country-boy ways; criminal defense lawyer Ben Matlock is worth every penny of his fee. Count on Matlock to visit the crime scene, scope out the clues everyone else missed, and dramatically reveal the real criminal (usually a killer) during a climactic trial sequence.

Current cast
Andy Griffith as Benjamin L. Matlock
Julie Sommars as Asst. D.A. Julie March
Linda Purl as Charlene Matlock
Nancy Stafford as Michelle Thomas
Brynn Thayer as Leanne McIntyre
Carol Huston as Jerri Stone
Kene Holliday as Tyler Hudson
Clarence Gilyard jr. as Conrad McMaster
Daniel Roebuck as Cliff Lewis
Kari Lizer as Cassie Phillips

Program data from Tribune Media Services, Inc.