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Liar's Poker 

A man hosting his annual high stakes poker game is murdered.

Director:

Harry Harris

Writers:

James Lee Barrett (developed for television by), John Ball (novel) | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
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 (credit only)
David Hart ... Cpl. Parker Williams
Geoffrey Thorne ... Sgt. Wilson Sweet
Hugh O'Connor ... Lt. Lonnie Jamison
Tippi Hedren ... Annabelle Van Buren
John Saxon ... Dalton Sykes
Kim Lankford ... Tamara Pollard
Robert Colbert ... Edgar Van Buren
David Dunard David Dunard ... Nolan Cantrell
Tom McFadden Tom McFadden ... Byran Ogilvie (as Thom McFadden)
Denise Nicholas ... Harriet DeLong
Crystal Fox ... Officer Luann Corbin
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Storyline

Edgar Van Buren holds an annual high-stakes poker game at his home, featuring booze, drugs, and women. His wife Annabelle stays in her suite during the weekend to protect the dignity of her home. This year a close friend of Annabelle, Dalton Sykes, is invited to talk business with Edgar. But Edgar is murdered during the party, and his paramour, Laverne Carter, is the chief suspect. Written by richardann

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Certificate:

TV-PG
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Details

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 October 1991 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Liar's Poker See more »

Filming Locations:

Covington, Georgia, USA

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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