CTVA US Crime - "NBC Wednesday Mystery Movie: Tenafly" (Universal) (1973-74) starring James McEachin

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NBC Wednesday Mystery Movie:
Tenafly

    Episode Guide compiled by The Classic TV Archive
with contributions by: Rina Fox
references:
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NBC WEDNESDAY MYSTERY MOVIE: TENAFLY
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Universal Television/ Universal City Studios/ an MCA Company
Executive Producers Richard Levinson and William Link
for
NBC (Wednesdays 8:30-10:00 PM ET)

US Detective Mystery series 1973 pilot + 1973-74 4 episodes x 90 min
starring
James McEachin as Harry Tenafly
Lillian Lehman as Ruth Tenafly, his wife
Rosanna Huffman as Lorrie, his secretary
David Huddleston as Lt. Sam Church
Paul M. Jackson, Jr. as Herb Tenafly, his son

Premise:
Cases of Tenafly, a black private eye working in L.A.

################### Tenafly ##################
################ Pilot TV Film ###############
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TENAFLY (90 min pilot TV Film)
12Feb73 NBC
Produced by John Epstein
Written by Richard Levinson and William Link
Directed by Richard A. Colla
music by Gil Mellé
director of photography Emil Oster
Guest Stars:
Ed Nelson
David Huddleston ...... Lt. Sam Chuch
and
John Ericson .......... Ken Shepherd
Special Guest Star:
Mel Ferrer
Also Starring:
Rosanna Huffman ....... Lorrie, his secretary
(end credits)
Co-Starring:
Lillian Lehman ........ Ruth Tenafly
Paul M. Jackson, Jr. .. Herb Tenafly, his son
with:
Bill Walker ........... Uncle Walter
Lillian Randolph ...... Aunt Gertrude
Anne Seymour .......... Mrs. Windsor
Bert Holland .......... George Tyson
Leonard Stone ......... Howard J. Brill
Dawn Smith ............ Waitress
Jack Denton ........... Oakley
Don Bexley ............ Pawn Shop Owner
Jackie Russell ........ Receptionist
A controversial radio talk-show host, accused of murdering his wife,
hires private eye Tenafly, to clear his name.

#### NBC Wednesday Mystery Movie: Tenafly ####
############### season 1973-74 ###############
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NBC Wednesdays 8:30-10:00 PM Eastern
Rotated with "The Snoop Sisters", "Faraday and Co"  and season 2 of "Banacek"

 1.01 [--] Tenafly: JOYRIDE TO NOWHERE (90 min)
10Oct73 NBC Wed
guest stars
Tom Bosley ............ Dave Barker
Ross Martin ........... Grady Hall
Pat O'Brien ............ Avery
Ellen Corby ........... Leslie Storm
Tina Andrews ........ Robin Carter
Michael Bell ........... Steve Hall
Larry Storch .......... Frank Sherman
Henry Brown ........ Allan Cooper
Oliver Clark ........ Sam
Synopsis:
Tenafly is investigating a series of murders of cab drivers. [RF]

1.02 [--] Tenafly: THE CASH AND CARRY CAPER (90 min)
31Oct73 NBC Wed
starring
James McEachin, Lillian Lehman, Paul Jackson
guest stars
Jessica Walter ......... Joyce
William Windom .......... Weyburn
David Huddleston ....... Lt. Church
Luciana Paluzzi ........ Francesca
Don Porter ....... Miles
Del Monroe ........ Loomis
Synopsis:
Tenafly is getting nowhere fast as he tries to end a shoplifting problem for
a posh Beverly Hills store. Posing as a salesman, he's turning up nothing
but a massive case of sore feet. [RF]

1.03 [--] Tenafly: THE WINDOW THAT WASN'T (90 min)
05Dec73 NBC Wed
guest stars
Robert Webber ........ Kent
Ruby Dee ......... Jan Lennox
Sharon Jackson ..... Ginny Lennox
Roger Perry ......... Heller
Ramon Bieri ....... Brimmer
Linda Marie ......... Joan Abbott
Sandy Balson ....... Mrs. Abbott
Synopsis:
Tenafly comes to the aid of a child who is trying to convince the
police that he truly saw a murder, but the cops think he's just got
an active imagination. [RF]

1.04 [--] Tenafly: MAN RUNNING (90 min) (final episode)
02Jan74 NBC Wed
guest stars:
Sal Mineo ............. Jerry Farmer
Bob Crane ........... Sid Pierce
Joseph Campanella ..... Dr. Poston
Henry Beckman ........ Reverend Matthews
John Doucette .......... Wilson
Dolores Dorn ........... Marie
Synopsis:
Tenafly's chief suspect in a burglary disappears.

#### NBC Wednesday Mystery Movie: Tenafly ####
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