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The Mentalist: Russet Potatoes

Patrick Jane and CBI investigate a man who uses hypnosis to trick people into doing his crimes for him.

Episode Info

Episode number: 1x18
Production Number: 3T7817
Airdate: Tuesday March 31st, 2009

Director: Norberto Barba
Writer: Ashley Gable

Alternate Airdates:

NL (SBS 6) Apr 23, 2009
UK (Channel 5) Jul 30, 2009

  • Currently 9/10
9/10 (28 Votes cast)
Guest Stars
Alastair MacKenzie
As Dr. Royston Daniel
Bodhi Elfman
As Rick Tiegler
Cheyenne Wilbur
As Distinguished Man
Wynn Everett
As Lindsay
Main Cast
Simon Baker
As Patrick Jane
Robin Tunney
As Teresa Lisbon
Tim Kang
As Kimball Cho
Owain Yeoman
As Wayne Rigsby
Amanda Righetti
As Grace Van Pelt
Episode Notes
At the end, when Jane squeezes Rigsby's shoulder, suggestive of the trigger, it's not the "trigger" shoulder he squeezes. This may or may not represent a gaff, as the intention isn't completely ertain.

Other Episode Crew

CreatorBruno Heller
Warning: The Mentalist season 1 episode 18 guide may contain spoilers
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