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Shell Game is an American Comedy-drama television series that aired from January 8 until February 12, 1987.

Shell Game
GenreComedy-drama
Created byCarla Jean Wagner
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes6 (list of episodes)
Production
Producer(s)Alex Beaton
John Wirth
Running time60 minutes
Production company(s)Lou-Step Productions
Warner Bros. Television
Release
Original networkCBS
Original releaseJanuary 8 –
February 12, 1987

PremiseEdit

Two former con artists use their skills in a consumer-action show.[1]

CastEdit

EpisodesEdit

No. Title Directed by Written by Original air date
1"Pilot"Lou AntonioCarla Jean WagnerJanuary 8, 1987 (1987-01-08)
John hides Jennie after a con gone wrong. Jennie helps John into an asylum where an heiress is being held.
2"Norman's Parking Ticket"Harry HarrisGerald SanoffJanuary 15, 1987 (1987-01-15)
A man's car was ticketed and used for murder, but the man claims he was out of town.
3"The Old Team"Paul KrasnyNick Thiel & Kerry EhrinJanuary 22, 1987 (1987-01-22)
The consumer-action show is on to a con done by Jennie and her father
4"The Upstairs Gardener"Chris LeitchJohn WirthJanuary 29, 1987 (1987-01-29)
An illegal alien is accused of killing an heiress.
5"Pai Gow"Harry MastrogeorgeJohn Wells & Mitchell FinkFebruary 5, 1987 (1987-02-05)
When a man is charged with drunk driving and manslaughter, he claims he was set up.
6"Dead Wrong"Chris LeitchJohn Wirth & John WellsFebruary 12, 1987 (1987-02-12)
Luna and Bauer are fired when they air an unsubstantiated arsonist story, Jennie and John makes a bet on who can solve the case first.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ TV Guide. "Shell Game Cast and Details". TV Guide. Retrieved 2013-02-18.

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