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Season 1

1 :01x01 - Pilot

Sep/13/1984
David Birney, Morgan Brittany and Christopher Mayer are staff reporters on a magazine covering the celebrity scene. The first-issue subjects include a notorious madam (Patricia Neal), an ambitious U.S. senator (Ken Howard) and a couple of reunited screen stars (Mike Connors, Juliet Prowse).
Guest Stars: Patricia Neal as Madame Lil | Linda Evans as Unknown | Kathryn Daley as Linda | Barbara McNair as Marian | Adrian Zmed as Tom | Joan Van Ark as Dr. Martha Kendricks | Teri Copley as Carol | Van Johnson as Mark Hughes | Juliet Prowse as Marlene Corbett | Mike Connors as George Kincaid | Ken Howard as Senator Jonathan McCary
Director: Jackie Cooper

2 :01x02 - Trouble in Paradise

Sep/20/1984
Kate's interview with a European princess (Kathleen Beller) uncovers trouble in paradise; Jennifer investigates a health club. Other stories include a wonder vitamin drug that contains exotic substances and the subject of a award-winning photograph.
Guest Stars: Fernando Allende as Prince | Dianne Kay as Jennifer | Kathleen Beller as Unknown
Director: Robert Scheerer

3 :01x03 - In Tennis, Love Means Nothing

Sep/27/1984
A grande dame of soap opera (Ginger Rogers) seems destined to die at the hands of a vengeful producer (Cyd Charisse); Sam and Kate suspect there's a softer side to a temperamental tennis champ (Jack Coleman).
Guest Stars: Joe Davis as Mark | Erin Moran as Caroline Mason | Jack Coleman as Rusty Walker | Cyd Charisse as Producer | Ginger Rogers as Actress
Writer: Susan Silver

4 :01x04 - On Your Toes

Dec/11/1984
Sam and Kate cover a defection from a Russian ballet troupe on a U.S. tour; Jennifer and Pete go undercover at a health spa where journalists are persona non grata; Hardwick's seductive niece eyes Chip.
Guest Stars: Justine Bateman as Unknown | Dianne Kay as Unknown | Mary Crosby as Karinova | Theodore Bikel as Unknown | Christopher Durham (1) as Unknown
Director: Alan Rafkin

5 :01x05 - A Minor Miracle

Dec/18/1984
A novice's faith is challenged after she insists she witnessed a miracle; the staff plans a follow-up story on an old comedian who seems to be stuck in the past.
Guest Stars: Lois Nettleton as Sister Abigail | Florence Henderson as Vivian | Pat Harrington, Jr. as Blake | Melissa Sue Anderson as Elizabeth

6 :01x06 - Illusions

Dec/25/1984
An escape artist (Robert Goulet) could jeopardize his son's life by asking him to follow in his footsteps; Earl and Terry try to determine if a good Samaritan, the recipient of a large inheritance, is a fraud.
Guest Stars: Robert Goulet as Hayden Sr. | William R. Moses as Hayden Jr. | Richard Kline as Unknown
Director: Bruce Bilson
Writer: Anne Collins

7 :01x07 - The Tribute

Dec/13/1985
Sam and Kate uncover a forgotten movie star's secret, Pete and Jennifer profile a self-defense instructor, and a psychic cons the Glitter staff.
Special Guest Stars: Benny Rubin as Himself |
Guest Stars: Burgess Meredith as Psychic | Richard Hack as Himself | George Christy as Himself | Ruby Keeler as Herself | Anna Lee as Eilenn Todd | Helen Hayes as Betsy
Director: Alan Rafkin

8 :01x08 - The Covergirl (aka Death in the Fast Lane)

Dec/17/1985
Sam and Kate investigate the death of a cover-girl model (Kathy Stangel); a computer-dating story develops; and a staff photographer (Arte Johnson) deals with his fear of dogs.
Guest Stars: Kathy Karges as Liz Cunningham | Anthony Newley as Glen | Elaine Joyce as Tina
Director: Allen Reisner
Story: Del Reisman | Teleplay: Tom Sawyer

9 :01x09 - Nightfall

Dec/18/1985
Two reporters (Dorian Harewood, Melinda Culea) get an "invitation to a murder" at the home of a wealthy industrialist (Mel Ferrer); Kate is reunited with a former lover (Gordon Thomson).
Guest Stars: Danny Roth as Bill Hunter | Gordon Thomson (1) as Unknown | Mel Ferrer as industrialist | Jordan Charney as Vincent
Director: Bob Sweeney

10 :01x10 - The Matriarch

Dec/19/1985
Reporters uncover the stories of an influential matriarch (Dorothy McGuire) and a best-selling mystery writer (John Saxon); Angela and Chip try their hand at writing.
Guest Stars: Genie Francis as Unknown | Dorothy McGuire as Amelia Brandon | John Saxon as author | Michelle Phillips as Unknown
Director: John Patterson

11 :01x11 - Fathers and Children (aka The Child Star)

Dec/20/1985
A child star (Tori Spelling) follows in the footsteps of her actress mother; the memoirs of a policeman (Ken Kercheval) could cost him his job.

Sam Dillon and Kate Simpson are assigned to cover the launching of the career of promising child actress Melissa Lane. Terry Randolph and Earl Tobin investigate the case of third-generation John Ramsey Jr, a renowned author.

Guest Stars: William Boyett as Becker | Charles Frank as Lane | Andrew Duggan as John Ramsey Sr. | Ken Kercheval as John Ramsey Jr. | Tori Spelling as Melissa Lane

12 :01x12 - Rock 'N' Roll Heaven

Dec/25/1985
Reporters uncover the facts surrounding the death of a country-rock star (Mayf Nutter); Pete enters the Mr. All-America contest; a veteran staffer (Harriet Nelson) considers retirement.
Guest Stars: Mayf Nutter as Country-rock star | Harriet Hilliard as Journalist | Tom Bosley as Doc | Deborah Van Valkenburgh as Billie
Director: Kim Friedman

13 :01x13 - The Runaway

Dec/26/1985
Two reporters (Dorian Harewood, Melinda Culea) get an "invitation to a murder" at the home of a wealthy industrialist (Mel Ferrer); Kate is reunited with a former lover (Gordon Thomson).
Guest Stars: Martin Balsam as Bo | Amanda Wyss as Christie Hanson | Lee Meriwether as Unknown | Barbara Rush as Unknown | Hoyt Axton as Paul Hanson
Director: Russ Mayberry

14 :01x14 - Suddenly Innocent

Dec/27/1985
Sam and Kate handle a follow-up story on an innocent man released from prison, Pete and Jennifer become involved in a nude beach/landowner squabble, and the staff undertakes a reclamation job from a Beverly Hills bag lady.
Guest Stars: Paul Burke (1) as Doctor | Marion Ross as bag lady | Randi Oakes as Heather | Paul Drake as Virgil
Director: Richard Wells
Warning: Glitter guide may contain spoilers
Classification: Scripted
Genre: Drama
Status: Canceled/Ended
Network: ABC ( USA)
Airs: Thursdays at 09:00 pm
Runtime: 60 Minutes
Premiere: September 13, 1984
Ended: December 27, 1985
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