Production Information[edit | edit source]
|Aired: November 2nd, 1986|
|Written By: Robert E. Swanson|
|Directed By: John Llewellyn Moxey|
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|Created By: Peter S. Fischer, Richard Levinson & William Link|
|Executive Producers: Peter S. Fischer|
|Producer: Robert F. O'Neill|
Summary[edit | edit source]
Jessica gets involved when her niece Victoria is believed to be connected to the murder of her lecherous boss.
Trivia[edit | edit source]
The title refers to the traditional Irish meal of corned beef and cabbage which is consumed on St. Patrick's Day that is more common in America than in the Irish homeland.
Jessica previously visited her niece Victoria and her husband Howard in Birds of a Feather from season one.
Angela Lansbury & David Ogden Stiers also worked together (along with Jerry Orbach, who plays Harry McGraw) in Beauty and the Beast (1991)
Victim: Larry Kinkaid
Killer: Aubrey Thornton
Cause of death: Blunt force trauma to the head caused by an award.
Motive: Kinkaid was going to force him out of the business.
Goofs[edit | edit source]
The bill for Kincaid's sandwich was $5.50, but Kincaid tossed a $5 bill on the desk to pay for it.
Starring[edit | edit source]
Regular Cast[edit | edit source]
Angela Lansbury as Jessica Fletcher
Recurring Cast[edit | edit source]
Jeff Conaway as Howard Griffin
Genie Francis as Victoria Griffin
Guest Stars[edit | edit source]
Susan Anton as Christine Clifford
Warren Berlinger as Jim Ingram
Peter Haskell as Leland Biddle
Richard Kline as Larry Kinkaid
Bill Macy as Myron Kinkaide
James Sloyan as Lt. Jacob Spoletti
David Ogden Stiers as Aubrey Thornton
Ken Swofford as Grover Barth
Marcia Wallace as Polly Barth