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The Mentalist: Red in Tooth and Claw

The team delves into the surprisingly cutthroat world of academics in a case involving a graduate student at a natural history museum.

Source: CBS

Episode Info

Episode number: 5x14
Airdate: Sunday February 17th, 2013

Director: Randall Zisk
Writer: Jordan Harper

Alternate Airdates:

AU (Nine Network) Mar 03, 2013
UK (Channel 5) Mar 22, 2013
DE (Sat. 1) Aug 05, 2013
ZA (M-Net) Oct 02, 2013
Hungary Nov 26, 2013


Guest Stars
Michael GastonMichael Gaston
As Gale Bertram
Dakin MatthewsDakin Matthews
As Professor Papadakis
John RubinsteinJohn Rubinstein
As Judge Manchester
Judi EvansJudi Evans
As Senator Eileen Dawkins
Robert Patrick BenedictRobert Patrick Benedict
As Paul Friedman
Samantha QuanSamantha Quan
As Megan Parker
Casey GrafCasey Graf
As Gregory Lewis
Drew RauschDrew Rausch
As Officer Ray Moran
Rosalie WardRosalie Ward
As Jeanette
Zuleikha RobinsonZuleikha Robinson
As Dr. Sonia Kidd
Aaron NorvellAaron Norvell
As Moran's Partner
Bart BravermanBart Braverman
As Bodega Owner
Jennifer KuhnJennifer Kuhn
As Linda Parfrey
Shainu BalaShainu Bala
As Bodega Clerk
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 playing poker at the Trattoria with Bertram, Judge Manchester and Aileen. Just then she gets a message about a murder and she leaves. She arrives at the natural history museum. Jane is already there and he knows that Lisbon was out playing poker. She then meets Papadakis, the Dean of the University. He tells that the victim, Linda has been missing for some time and Greg was the one who found Linda. Greg tells them that he came to the lab to strip the flesh off a rare species of animal and preserve the skeleton. But when he went to put the animal into the tank full of flesh eating bugs, he found that Linda was inside the tank. ..

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CreatorBruno Heller
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