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Murder, She Wrote: The Murder of Sherlock Holmes

Retired schoolteacher Jessica Fletcher has recently become a famous author. In the midst of her new found fame, she attends a costume party at the home of her publisher and while there a private investigator who is dressed as "Sherlock Holmes" is murdered. When Jessica's nephew is considered the prime suspect, she sets out to prove his innocence and find who really killed the man.

Episode Info

Episode number: 1x1
Production Number: 59274
Airdate: Sunday September 30th, 1984
Special Runtime: 120 Minutes

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Guest Stars
Arthur Hill
As Preston Giles
Bert Convy
As Peter Brill
Eddie Barth
As Bernie
Herb Edelman
As George
Joseph V. Perry
As Heavy Set Crude Man
Michael Horton (2)
As Grady Fletcher
Paddi Edwards
As Lois Hoey
Raymond St. Jacques
As Doctor
Richard Erdman
As Eggman
Rosanna Huffman
As Eleanor Thompson
Tricia O'Neil
As Ashley Vickers
Andy Garcia
As 1st White Tough
Anne Francis
As Louise McCallum
Anne Ramsey
As Bag Lady
Beau Starr
As Policeman on Boat
Billie Hayes
As Peter Pan
Brian Keith
As Caleb McCallum
Cathy Paine
As Young Woman
Dan Chambers
As Cab Driver
Daniel Zippi
As Mailman
Danny Wells
As Talk Show Host
David Byrd
As Davis
Dennis Patrick
As Dexter Baxendale
Donald Elson
As Bookstore Owner
Hap Lawrence
As Young Deputy
Howard Mann (1)
As New Holvang Cabbie
Jay Fenichel
As Cellini
Jessica Browne (1)
As Kitty Donovan
John Hancock
As Daniel
Johnny Venokur
As 2nd White Tough
Kat Sawyer-Young
As Feminist Interviewer
Ken Olfson
As TV Book Critic
Larry McCormick
As TV Reporter
Ned Beatty
As Roy Gunderson
Paula Victor
As Agnes Peabody
Russell Curry
As Black Youth
Sallee Young (1)
As Girl Performer
Stanley Brock
As Marvin
Main Cast
Angela Lansbury
As Jessica Fletcher
Episode Notes
This episode of the series ran for 90 minutes, not including commericals.

Warning: Murder, She Wrote season 1 episode 1 guide may contain spoilers
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