In the Heat of the Night (1988–1995)
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Virgil enlists the help of Dr. Levi Atwill to help bring Althea out of her funk and return to her teaching job. The murder investigation is complicated when the dead student's ex-girlfriend... See full summary »

Director:

Paul Chavez

Writers:

John Ball (based on characters created by), James Lee Barrett (created by) | 4 more credits »

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Cast

Episode credited cast:
Carroll O'Connor ... Chief William O. 'Bill' Gillespie
Howard E. Rollins Jr. ... Chief of Detectives Virgil Tibbs (as Howard Rollins)
Alan Autry ... Capt. V.L. 'Bubba' Skinner
Anne-Marie Johnson ... Althea Tibbs
Geoffrey Thorne ... Sgt. Wilson Sweet
Hugh O'Connor ... Lt. Lonnie Jamison
Denise Nicholas ... Harriet DeLong (credit only)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Allan Arbus ... Dr. Atwill
C. Harrison Avery C. Harrison Avery ... Willie Stevens
Tim Black Tim Black ... Cliff Rankin
Crystal Fox ... Cpl. Luann Corbin
Charles Grant Charles Grant ... Todd Denton
Jen Harper ... Dr. Winona Day
David Hart ... Officer Parker Williams
Mark Johnson Mark Johnson ... Officer Luke Everett
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Storyline

Virgil enlists the help of Dr. Levi Atwill to help bring Althea out of her funk and return to her teaching job. The murder investigation is complicated when the dead student's ex-girlfriend acquires yet another boyfriend who murders her stepfather and seriously injured one of Gillespie's good friends. Written by Bill Weichand

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TV-PG
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Language:

English

Release Date:

18 November 1992 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Dr. Atwill (Allen Arbus) was also best known as Dr. Freedman on the series M*A*S*H (1973-1983). See more »

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