List of Murder Call episodes

The following is a list of episodes for the Australian television programme Murder Call (1997–2000):

Series overviewEdit

Season Episodes Originally aired Network
Season premiere Season finale
1 16 11 August 1997 23 November 1997 Nine Network
2 20 7 July 1998 24 November 1998
3 20 21 April 1999 9 October 2000

EpisodesEdit

Series 1 (1997)Edit

No.
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TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air date
11"Ashes to Ashes"Geoffrey CawthornRick Maier11 August 1997 (1997-08-11)

Starring: Lucy Bell, Peter Mochrie, Geoff Morrell, Glenda Linscott, Jennifer Kent and Gary Day.

Guest Stars: Jeremy Callaghan, Diana McLean, Bridge Andrews, John Andrews, Ian Bliss, Ezra Bix, Sara Grenfell, Peter Heath.
22"The Burial"Mark PiperDavid Phillips18 August 1997 (1997-08-18)
Guest Stars: Jeremy Ball, Clodagh Crowe, Paula Arundell, Jeremy Cumpston, John Gregg, Rebecca Rennie, Cameron Stewart, Alan Dukes.
33"Cat and Mouse"Richard JasekCatherine Stryckland25 August 1997 (1997-08-25)
Guest Stars: Kieran Darcy-Smith, Scott Cameron, David MacKennal, Robert Faggetter, Sofya Gollan, Emma Blake, Rani Ramjan.
44"Dead Clean"Ian WatsonTed Roberts1 September 1997 (1997-09-01)
Guest Stars: Gosia Dobrowolska, Daniel Rigney, Olivia Pigeot, Paul Caesar, Teo Gerbert, Leigh Taylor, Marcia Neal, Hugo Gilbert, Alison Van Reeken, Rebecca Davies.
55"Who Killed Cock Robin?"Chris Martin-JonesShelley Birse8 September 1997 (1997-09-08)
Guest Stars: Diane Craig, Zachery McKay, Jessica Napier, Kim Knuckey, Justin Martin, Judith Wright, Laurie Baker, John Tutt.
66"Hot Shot"Richard SarellKristen Dunphy15 September 1997 (1997-09-15)
Guest Stars: Chris Haywood, Melissa George, Victoria Longley, Nicolle Dickson, Christopher Stollery, Liza Witt, Allison Cratchley.
77"Black Friday"Richard SarellDavid Phillips22 September 1997 (1997-09-22)
Guest Stars: Judi Farr, Brett Climo, Alexander Hughes, Cathy Campbell, Daniel Roberts, Mark MacCallum, Emily Hagivassilus, Christoper Baz.
88"Last Stop"Richard JasekDenise Morgan29 September 1997 (1997-09-29)
Guest Stars: Jennifer Cluff, Mitchell Butel, James Lord, Tim Elston, Sarah Woods, Arthur Briggs.
99"Something Wicked"TBATBA6 October 1997 (1997-10-06)

Guest Stars: David McCubbin, Jane Harders, Roslyn Oades, Inge Hornstra, Jane Flanders, Dale Pengelly.

Note: This episode is based on the book Something Wicked by Jennifer Rowe.
1010"Drop Dead Gorgeous"Ian WatsonChris Hawkshaw13 October 1997 (1997-10-13)
Guest Stars: Norrie May-Welby, Dan Wyllie, Paula Forrest, David Webb, Tony Farrow, Peter Callan, Anthony Martin.
1111"Dead and Gone"Mark PiperDaniel Krige20 October 1997 (1997-10-20)
Guest Stars: Kirrily White, Doris Younane, David Franklin, Julian Garner, Richard Irvine, Naomi Wallace, David Scott.
1212"Wages of Sin"Geoffrey CawthornSally Webb27 October 1997 (1997-10-27)
Guest Stars: Geoff Cartwright, Lyn Collingwood, Mary Haire, Jacqueline Brennan, Danny Nash, Alan David Lee, Angeline Neville.
1313"An Eye for an Eye"Julian McSwineyAndrew Kelly3 November 1997 (1997-11-03)
Guest Stars: Brian McDermott, Lynne Murphy, Yves Stening, George Mangos, Rohan Michael, Alan Lock, Stephen O'Rourke, Jodie Geerin, Mary-Ann Henshaw.
1414"Blood Heat"Grant BrownRick Maier10 November 1997 (1997-11-10)
Guest Stars: Anthony Phelan, Genevieve Mooy, Bill Haydon, Raj Ryan, Karen Vickery, Leeanna Walsman, Paul Barry, Samantha Lalli.
1515"Fall from Grace"TBATBA17 November 1997 (1997-11-17)
Guest Stars: Penne Hackforth-Jones, Kirsty McGregor, Warren Jones, Paul Bishop, Sue Collie, David Hayden, Alice Livingstone.
1616"Heartstopper"Grant BrownCathryn Strickland23 November 1997 (1997-11-23)

Guest Stars: Bob Baines, Rebecca Hobbs, Frank Whitten, Nicholas Holland, Craig Blair, Peter Cameron, John Andrews, Katrina Sklavos, Stewart Armstrong, Tony Girdler.

Note: Season final.

Series 2 (1998)Edit

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TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air date
171"Dared to Death"Grant BrownAndrew Kelly7 July 1998 (1998-07-07)
Guest Stars: Mahmoud Akkawy, Craig Ball, Jason Chong, Nash Edgerton, Scott Gary, Nigel Harbach, Norman Kaye, Tony Lynch, Douglas McDonald, Barbara Morton, Dee Smart, Helen Thomson.
182"Many Unhappy Returns"Richard JasekKristen Dunphy14 July 1998 (1998-07-14)
Guest Stars: Colleen Cross, Barry Quinn, Kate Fitzpatrick, Robert Alexander, Bruce Venables, Brendon Donoghue.
193"Skin Deep"Julian McSwineyChris Hawkshaw21 July 1998 (1998-07-21)
Guest Stars: Tina Bursill, Belinda McClor, Mark Owen-Taylor, Ursula Brooks, Tessa Wells, David Spencer, Florian Messner, Olivia Brown, Todd Dwyer.
204"Fatal Charm"Geoffrey CawthornChris Hawkshaw28 July 1998 (1998-07-28)
Guest Stars: Harry Bragg, Joseph Dicker, Angela Forrester, Steven Harrison, Richard Huggett, Anne Louise Lambert, Barry Langrishe, Tory Mussett, Rebecca Smart.
215"Short Circuit"Ian WatsonDavid Phillips4 August 1998 (1998-08-04)
Guest Stars: Felix Williamson, June Salter, Peter Fisher, Anne Tenney, Jonathan Devoy, Danielle Baker, John Griffiths, Janelle Macallef.
226"Cold Comfort"Geoffrey CawthornRobyn Sinclair11 August 1998 (1998-08-11)
Guest Stars: Valerie Bader, John Batchelor, Roy Billing, Matt Boesenberg, Jo Briant, Andrew Crabbe, Greg Davis, Susan Hoerlein, Dean Nottle.
237"Murder in Reverse"Grant BrownKristen Dunphy18 August 1998 (1998-08-18)
Guest Stars: Danielle Carter, Elena Carapetis, Phillip Hinton, Graham Kupmke, Barry Latchford, Mark Lee, Rowan McDonald, Gennie Nevinson, Edmund Pegge, Corrine Sennitt, Meme Thorne, Simon Wilton.
248"More Than Meets The Eye"Julian McSwineyDeborah Parsons25 August 1998 (1998-08-25)
Guest Stars: Guy Leslie, Charles Hambling, Sacha Horler, Michael Burgess, Dan Luxton, Jim Byrnes, Nathy Gaffney, Deborah Algar, Marcus Schulz, Tux Akindoyeni, Stuart Tilse, Shane Fitzgerald.
259"Dead Fall"Geoffrey CawthornDavid Phillips9 September 1998 (1998-09-09)
Guest Stars: Gary Baxter, Graeme Blundell, Andrew Buchanan, Kelly Butler, Thom Clunie, Essie Davis, Tony Poli, Roxane Wilson, Greg Robinson.
2610"Deadline (Part 1)"Richard SarellAndrew Kelly22 September 1998 (1998-09-22)

Guest Stars: Barry Otto, Malcolm Kennard, Sam Wilcox, Carole Skinner, Fiona Mahl, Emily Dawe, Damon Herriman, Nick Belomis, Sue Moses, Chris King, Rudi Baker, Todd Dwyer, Tahnee Stroet, Jan Merriman, Kelly Crauer, Richard O'Brien, Gabrielle Link, Greg Marchant, Anthony Hunt.

Note: These two episodes are based on the book Deadline by Jennifer Rowe.
2711"Deadline (Part 2)"Richard SarellAndrew Kelly22 September 1998 (1998-09-22)

Guest Stars: Barry Otto, Malcolm Kennard, Sam Wilcox, Carole Skinner, Fiona Mahl, Emily Dawe, Damon Herriman, Nick Belomis, Sue Moses, Chris King, Rudi Baker, Todd Dwyer, Tahnee Stroet, Jan Merriman, Kelly Crauer, Richard O'Brien, Gabrielle Link, Greg Marchant, Anthony Hunt.

Note: These two episodes are based on the book Deadline by Jennifer Rowe.
2812"Something Fishy"Ray QuintDeborah Parsons29 September 1998 (1998-09-29)
Guest Stars: Elizabeth Alexander, Stephen Apps, Patrick Dickson, Suzzanne Eskine, Rhondda Findleton, Peter Melov, Mariette Rups-Donnelly.
2913"A Dress to Die For"Grant BrownPeter Gawler6 October 1998 (1998-10-06)
Guest Stars: Maggie Blinco, Ian Bolt, Steve Cox, Anthony Hayes, Brendan Higgins, Mark Hogan, Tony Sheldon, Peter Sumner, Jane Wilcox, Rick McClure.
3014"Menu for Murder"Karl SteinbergSally Webb13 October 1998 (1998-10-13)
Guest Stars: Simon Burke, Deborah Galanos, Martin Jacobs, Kerry-Ella McAulay, Eszter Marrosszeky, Brian Meegan, Sean O'Shea, Brendon Packer.
3115"Cry Wolf"Chris Martin-JonesDenise Morgan20 October 1998 (1998-10-20)
Guest Stars: Christine Stephen-Daly, Julie Herbert, Andrew McDonell, Will Usic, Neda Lucantonia, Joshua Rosenthal, Simon Elrahi, Zoe Georgakis, Gareth Gillahm.
3216"A View to Kill"Richard JasekLouise Crane27 October 1998 (1998-10-27)
Guest Stars: Andrew Blaxland, Jason Clarke, Martin Dingle-Wall, Lewis Fitz-Gerald, Phillip Holland, Susie Lindeman, Tamblyn Lord, Susan Lyons, Brent Murphy, Vanessa Steele.
3317"Blowing the Whistle"Ray QuintDenise Morgan3 November 1998 (1998-11-03)
Guest Stars: Kerrie Erwin, Paul Gleeson, Sarah Kants, Ivar Kants, Lara Mulcahy, Anna Lise Phillips, Gail Watson.
3418"Instrument of Death"Richard SarellMargaret Morgan10 November 1998 (1998-11-10)
Guest Stars: Ann Burbrook, Richard Cotter, Justin Monjo as Roland Lacey, Sarah Peirse, Keith Robinson, Andrew Siedlecki.
3519"Bone Dead"Richard JasekPeter Gawler17 November 1998 (1998-11-17)
Guest Stars: Thuy Duong, Kate Fischer, John Gibson, Melissa Madden Gray, Errol R.J. Morrison, Leo Taylor, Eliza Mealey.
3620"Mix n Match"Russell BurtonDenise Morgan24 November 1998 (1998-11-24)

Guest Stars: Betty Lucas, Joe James, Elspeth MacTavish, Christopher Pitman, Raechelle Lee, Nick Jones, Andrew Vial.

Note: Season final.

Series 3 (1999)Edit

No.
overall
No. in
series
TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air date
371"Dead Offerings"TBATBA21 April 1999 (1999-04-21)
382"Evil Chances"TBATBA28 April 1999 (1999-04-28)
393"Tongue Tied"TBATBA1999 (1999)
404"Dying Day"TBATBA1999 (1999)
415"Death in the Family"TBATBA1999 (1999)
426"Death Down Market"TBATBA1999 (1999)
437"A Blow to the Heart"TBATBA1999 (1999)
448"Bad Business"TBATBA1999 (1999)
459"Hide & Seek"TBATBA1999 (1999)
4610"Booming Business"TBATBA1999 (1999)
4711"Cut & Dried"TBATBA1999 (1999)
4812"A Stab in the Dark"TBATBA1999 (1999)
4913"Paid in Full"TBATBA1999 (1999)
5014"Grace Matters"TBATBA1999 (1999)
5115"Last Act"TBATBA1999 (1999)
5216"Scent of Evil"TBATBA1999 (1999)
5317"Still Life"TBATBA1999 (1999)
5418"Absent Friends"TBATBA1999 (1999)
5519"House of Spirits"TBATBA1999 (1999)
5620"Done to Death"TBATBA1999 (1999)