Diagnosis Murder/Murder on Thin Ice

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Murder on Thin Ice
Season 4, Episode 3
Airdate October 3, 1996
Production Number 3958
Written by Robin Madden
Directed by Chris Hibler
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Murder on Thin Ice is the third episode of the fourth season of Diagnosis Murder, and the sixty-second episode overall.

Starring: Dick Van Dyke (Dr. Mark Sloan) Victoria Rowell (Dr. Amanda Bentley), Charlie Schlatter (Dr. Jesse Travis), Michael Tucci (Norman Briggs)

and Barry Van Dyke (Lt. Det. Steve Sloan)

Special Guest Star: Peggy Fleming (Herself)

Guest Stars: Julie Benz (Julie Miller), Mark Derwin (Sean Farlow), Michael Bryan French (), J. Robin Miller (Debbie Monroe), James Lesure (Skate Shop Clerk), Skip Stellrecht (Officer Ross)

Special Appearance by: Tai Babilonia & Randy Gardner (Themselves)

Co-Starring: Tom Bailey (The Officer), Lisa Dinkins (Reporter #1), Lucy Lin (T.V. Reporter)

Featuring: Don Familton (Reporter #3), Ed McCready (Reporter #2),


Plot Overview

A beautiful figure skater hires the ex-husband of her rival to fake an attack on her, then kills the man when he attempts to blackmail her.


Arc Advancement





The Show

No surprise that Julie Benz was cast as a figure skater in this episode, as she pursued that before going into acting.

Behind the Scenes

Allusions and References

Memorable Moments