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The Mentalist: Cheap Burgundy

Jane suspects that Agent Susan Darcy has ulterior motives when she asks for his help with a homicide investigation. Meanwhile, the CBI team handles the murder of a young woman who was killed after meeting someone in an online chat room.

Source: CBS

Episode Info

Episode number: 4x17
Airdate: Thursday March 08th, 2012

Director: Bruno Heller
Writer: Bruno Heller

Alternate Airdates:

UK (Channel 5) Apr 13, 2012
AU (Nine Network) May 06, 2012
DE (Sat. 1) Oct 21, 2012
FI (MTV3) Jan 10, 2013
Hungary Mar 26, 2013


Guest Stars
Catherine DentCatherine Dent
As FBI Agent Susan Darcy
Diane WitterDiane Witter
As Waitress
Michael RadyMichael Rady
As Luthor Wainwright
Brad BeyerBrad Beyer
As Ranger Sam Franklin
Craig ShefferCraig Sheffer
As Gary Philo
Gino Anthony PesiGino Anthony Pesi
As James Barca
Jonathan ChaseJonathan Chase
As Sandy Bauer
Kelly FryeKelly Frye
As Kati Bauer
Marcos De La CruzMarcos De La Cruz
As Manny Barca
Melissa MarsalaMelissa Marsala
As Lila Barca
Perry KingPerry King
As Greg Bauer
Roxanne HartRoxanne Hart
As Shirley Bauer
Stephanie IttlesonStephanie Ittleson
As Martha Daniels
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


The scene opens, and Jane is recruited by Agent Darcy to work on a special FBI case, while Lisbon and the rest of the team are left to pick up Jane's mess in a concurrent murder case. A press conference is conducted for a dead woman named Matilda. At the press conference, Matilda's boss, Gary, offers a ten million dollar reward for any information leading to the arrest of the killer; he is dead serious about finding the killer from the look of things. Of course, Jane calls him out on it and is met with a punch to the face; as he clearly offended by the assumption that he might be the killer, and is hence offering this reward so as to draw attention away from him. ..

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CreatorBruno Heller
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