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Sanctuary 

Gillespie & Tibbs, along with the abbot of a local monastery, stand accused of harboring a fugitive who escaped from a chain gang.

Director:

Mario Azzopardi

Writers:

James Lee Barrett (developed for television by), Mitchell Schneider

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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
David Hart ... Cpl. Parker Williams
Geoffrey Thorne ... Sgt. Wilson Sweet
Hugh O'Connor ... Lt. Lonnie Jamison
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
C. Harrison Avery C. Harrison Avery ... Clay Isby
Ron Culbreth Ron Culbreth ... Sheriff Will McComb
Stuart Culpepper Stuart Culpepper ... Judge Sims
Cesare Danova ... Father DiMarco
Crystal Fox ... Officer Luann Corbin
Thom Gossom Jr. ... Ted Marcus (as Thom Gossom)
Chris Lobban Chris Lobban ... Bobby Johnson
Geoff McKnight ... Deputy Farell
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Storyline

Ramon Salazar, a political refugee from El Salvador, escapes from a Newman County road gang and seeks sanctuary in the local monastery. Father DiMarco protects Ramon and prohibits even his good friend Chief Gillespie from arresting the fugitive. Written by richardann

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Certificate:

TV-PG
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Language:

English

Release Date:

12 May 1992 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Cesare Danova appeared posthumously as Father DiMarco, having died just two months before the episode first aired. See more »

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