Diagnosis Murder/Deadly Games

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Deadly Games
Season 5, Episode 4
Airdate October 9, 1997
Production Number 091
Writer(s) Jeff Peters
Director(s) Christopher Hibler
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Deadly Games is the fourth episode of the fifth season of Diagnosis Murder, and the eighty-ninth episode overall.

Guest Stars: Victoria Tennant (Victoria Larkin), Michael Beck (Frank Waldeck), Patricia Charbonneau (Monica Shattuck), Jack Kehler (Larry Dobbs), Rick Fitts (Bentley Crocker), Edward Edwards (Dr. Craig Tobias), Sarah Zinsser (Maid), Neana Hall (Nurse), Andrew Palmer (Regal 2)


Plot Overview

A beautiful visiting socialite is wounded by her bodyguard, an ex-cop who's planning to get the woman into Community General so he can get close to another patient, a tax evader, and get his hands on millions of dollars.


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The Show

Behind the Scenes

Allusions and References

The renegade ex-cop played by Michael Beck is named Frank Waldeck, after a member of the DM crew who eventually became a producer on the series. Waldeck currently is a producer on another hit CBS show, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.

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