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The Mentalist: War of the Roses

When a charity worker is killed, Jane has Erica Flynn, a murderer he helped imprison, furloughed in exchange for information she claims to have about the case. Meanwhile, Rigsby and Sarah try to adjust to impending parenthood.

Source: CBS

Episode Info

Episode number: 4x15
Airdate: Thursday February 16th, 2012

Director: Geary McLeod
Writer: Ken Woodruff

Alternate Airdates:

UK (Channel 5) Mar 30, 2012
AU (Nine Network) Apr 25, 2012
DE (Sat. 1) Oct 07, 2012
FI (MTV3) Dec 27, 2012
Hungary Mar 12, 2013


Guest Stars
Jillian BachJillian Bach
As Sarah Harrigan
Michael RadyMichael Rady
As Luthor Wainwright
Morena BaccarinMorena Baccarin
As Erica Flynn
Felix RyanFelix Ryan
As Trent Matthews
Greg SeranoGreg Serano
As Dion Warren
Ian BohenIan Bohen
As Richard Eldridge
Joe SpanoJoe Spano
As Greg Relin
Marisa RamirezMarisa Ramirez
As Sharon Vasquez
Michael ArdenMichael Arden
As Evan Kress
Robert CatriniRobert Catrini
As Warden Haines
Susan SlomeSusan Slome
As Atoosa

Co-Guest Stars
John Troy DonovanJohn Troy Donovan
As CBI Ron
Sean McClaySean McClay
As Agent McClay
Christine GarverChristine Garver
As Natalie Gibecki
Jay PickettJay Pickett
As Cuffed lawyer
Joe GeretyJoe Gerety
As Officer Hopkins
Joe Thornton, Jr.Joe Thornton, Jr.
As Correction officer
Kent SchocknekKent Schocknek
As Newscaster
Main Cast
Simon BakerSimon Baker
As Patrick Jane
Robin TunneyRobin Tunney
As Teresa Lisbon
Tim KangTim Kang
As Kimball Cho
Owain YeomanOwain Yeoman
As Wayne Rigsby
Amanda RighettiAmanda Righetti
As Grace Van Pelt


Patrick arrives at a crime scene . Reporters are relaying news that no suspect has been reported yet, but they know the victim – Natalie DeBecky. However, cops are still keeping the cause of death under the wraps. Wayne has already discovered the woman was strangled, and that she worked at the youth rehab center round the corner. Jane reveals much more to the story. He spots her heels in the handbag, smells her D’ajour perfume, notices her freshly done make up, and deduces she was on her way to meet her lover – someone married most probably. Before long, Patrick receives a call from Erika Flin, who says she knew Natalie very closely since her enrollment at the matchmakers. In fact they grew very close, and she could tell him about the murderer. After the conversation is over, Erika hands over the phone to the jail guard, who appears to be unusually polite...

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