Matlock/The Man of the Year

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The Man of the Year
Season 5, Episode 16
Airdate January 29, 1991
Teleplay by Anne Collins
Story by Gerald Sanoff
Directed by Burt Brinckerhoff
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The Man of the Year is the sixteenth episode of the fifth season of Matlock, and the one hundred seventh episode overall.

Starring: Andy Griffith (Ben Matlock), Nancy Stafford (Michelle Thomas), Julie Sommars (Julie March)

and Clarence Gilyard, Jr. (Conrad McMasters)

Guest Stars (in alphabetical order): David Froman (Lt. Bob Brooks), S.A. Griffin (Arthur Saxon), Bo Hopkins (Sheriff), Marge Redmond (Mary Katherine McCardle)

Co-Starring: Pat Crawford Brown (Old Woman), Wayne Duvall (Desk Clerk), Micah Grant (Young Man), Glenn Morshower (Deputy Terwilliger)


Plot Overview

Matlock's to be honored by the local bar society as Man of the Year, but gets lost on the way, so Michelle and Julie both reminisce about Ben's exploits, especially Arthur Saxon, who is Michelle's ex-boyfriend, found innocent for not killing his arch-rival disc jockey, Robby Moore, returns to emcee the show in a rude way.


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