Murder, She Wrote/Night of the Headless Horseman

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Night of the Headless Horseman
Season 3, Episode 11
Airdate January 4, 1987
Production Number 62106
Written by R. Barker Price
Directed by Walter Grauman
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Night of the Headless Horseman is the eleventh episode of the third season of Murder, She Wrote, and the fifty-fifth episode overall.

Starring: Angela Lansbury (Jessica Fletcher)

Guest Stars in Alphabetical Order: Thom Bray (Dorian Beecher), Karlene Crockett (Sarah Dupont), Judy Landers (Bobbie), Hope Lange (Charlotte Newcastle), Doug McClure (Sheriff Rankin), Charles Siebert (Dr. Penn Walker), Guy Stockwell (Dorn Van Stotter), Fritz Weaver (Edwin Dupont), Barry Williams (Nate Findley)

Co-Starring: Brandon Douglas (Todd Carrier), Donald Thompson (Robert), Adam Ferris (Brendan)

with Sanford Clark (1st Man), Gary Pagett (Deputy), Tom Ohmer (Uniformed Policeman), John England (3rd Man), Forry Smith (2nd Man), Brad Zerbst (4th Man)


Plot Overview

Dorian, Jessica's lovesick poet friend, is taunted by his romantic rival, who spooks him posing as the fabled Headless Horseman. When the rival is indeed found beheaded for real, she must clear her friend of the gruesome crime.


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