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The Mentalist: Ruby Slippers

Jane and the CBI try to find the killer of a man found outside a cabaret featuring female impersonators. During the investigation they discover a list of suspects, all of whom bullied the victim.

Source: CBS

Episode Info  

Episode number: 4x21
Airdate: Thursday April 26th, 2012

Director: Kevin Hooks
Writer: Daniel Cerone

Alternate Airdates:

UK (Channel 5) May 11, 2012
AU (Nine Network) Jun 03, 2012
DE (Sat. 1) Nov 18, 2012
Hungary Apr 23, 2013

Guest Stars
Penny PeyserPenny Peyser
As Female Lawyer
Samaire ArmstrongSamaire Armstrong
As Summer
Adam ChristyAdam Christy
As Brave Student
Brian TreitlerBrian Treitler
As Fritta People
Candice AfiaCandice Afia
As Katie
Carlton WilbornCarlton Wilborn
As Glennda
D.J. PierceD.J. Pierce
As Shangela
Damien LeakeDamien Leake
As High Powered Attorney
David AranovichDavid Aranovich
As Low Powered Attorney
Don McManus (1)Don McManus (1)
As Gabriel Lamb
Hillary TuckHillary Tuck
As Kelly
Jeremy GuskinJeremy Guskin
As Pizza Delivery Man
Nicholas GravaNicholas Grava
As Archie Jr.
Shawn RyanShawn Ryan
As Unknown
Steve HumphreysSteve Humphreys
As Stage Manager
Wilke Martin ItzinWilke Martin Itzin
As Rick Hughes
William R. MosesWilliam R. Moses
As Archie Sr.
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 episode begins with Lisbon questioning a pizza delivery boy at the crime scene. He tells her that he could see the glow from around the corner; it seemed as if the whole ally was on fire. Just then Jane walks in. He sees a car lying nearby; it was burnt with its driver inside it. It appears that the driver was handcuffed inside the burning car. Jane decides to look around. He finds something lying on the road; a broken red glittering heel of a slipper. Just then Cho finds two gas cans. Lisbon joins Jane. He sees that there is a door that leads to a stage and it is unlocked. They go inside and enter the dressing room full of cabaret artists who are female impersonators (drag queens). ..

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