In the Heat of the Night (1988–1995)
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A Step Removed 

A threat made in anger makes Parker's stepfather the prime suspect in the murder of his former boss.

Director:

Paul Chavez

Writers:

James Lee Barrett (developed for television by), Mitchell Schneider | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Carroll O'Connor ... Chief William O. 'Bill' Gillespie
Howard E. Rollins Jr. ... Chief of Detectives Virgil Tibbs (as Howard Rollins) (credit only)
Alan Autry ... Capt. V.L. 'Bubba' Skinner (credit only)
Anne-Marie Johnson ... Althea Tibbs (credit only)
David Hart ... Cpl. Parker Williams
Geoffrey Thorne ... Sgt. Wilson Sweet
Hugh O'Connor ... Lt. Lonnie Jamison
Denise Nicholas ... Harriet DeLong (credit only)
Pat Hingle ... Daddy Roy Eversole
Crystal Fox ... Cpl. LuAnn Corbin
Laura Whyte Laura Whyte ... Judge Whitley
Harvey E. Lee Jr. Harvey E. Lee Jr. ... Officer Ken Covey
Mark Johnson Mark Johnson ... Officer Luke Everett
Meredith Folland Meredith Folland ... Caroline Boschell
Rus Blackwell ... Johnny Boschell
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Storyline

Cpl. Parker Williams' drunken step-father, Daddy Roy Eversole, is arrested in a bar fight, and Parker appears in court to pay the fine. Roy asks Norbert Clemens for his old job back but is thrown off the property. Roy threatens to kill Clemens. When Clemens is killed, Roy is arrested. Written by richardann

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Certificate:

TV-PG
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Details

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 February 1993 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

After the dump truck chase and Parker grabs the suspect, grabs him, and throws him to the ground Parker jumps off the dirt mound and lands next to the suspect and he's still wearing his hat. It then cuts away. When it comes back to Parker, his hat is about 5ft away on the dirt mound. See more »

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