5USA Today Saturday 18 March 2023

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What’s On 5USA Today Saturday 18 March 2023

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Murder, She Wrote


Jessica investigates a murder connected to John F Kennedy’s assassination

Jessica is embroiled in a grand-scale conspiracy when she investigates the murder of private detective Bernie Callan, whose body was found 30 years after his death in 1963. Joining forces with the dead man’s daughter, she discovers the late gumshoe’s demise is linked to another high-profile murder from that year – that of US president John F Kennedy. Angela Lansbury stars as the ambitious amateur sleuth

Murder, She Wrote


A florist is killed

A florist delivers a bouquet to Jessica and is later found murdered, prompting the crime writer to embark on her own investigation – an inquiry that takes her into the backbiting world of the gossip columns. Angela Lansbury stars

Murder, She Wrote


Cynthia Nixon and David Soul guest star

Jessica befriends an agoraphobic neighbour whose mother was mysteriously stabbed to death five years previously, and joins forces with an obliging cop to crack the case. Margot Kidder, Cynthia Nixon and David Soul guest star alongside Angela Lansbury

Murder, She Wrote


A corporate rescue bid results in murder

A tycoon sets out to save the company he has built up from scratch, but his efforts result in murder and mayhem off the coast of Cabot Cove. Angela Lansbury stars

Murder, She Wrote


Jessica defends a pathological liar

Jessica has virtually built a career on proving old colleagues innocent of murder – but the latest, who happens to be a pathological liar, presents her with a special challenge. Angela Lansbury stars as the snooping scribe, with Molly Hagan, Vincent Pulaski and Edward Winter

Murder, She Wrote


A delivery boy comes under suspicion

A delivery boy at the local grocery store witnesses a murder and finds himself accused of the crime – but Jessica resolves to prove his innocence. Angela Lansbury and Neil Patrick Harris star

Murder, She Wrote


A cruise-ship passenger is murdered

Jessica decides to get away from it all and sets off on what is supposed to be a relaxing Caribbean cruise – until the murder of a fellow passenger presents her with a fresh mystery to solve. Angela Lansbury stars

Murder, She Wrote


Jessica investigates a detective’s murder

Amateur sleuth Jessica Fletcher investigates the murder of an undercover detective who was killed while trying to find a mole within the police department. Angela Lansbury stars

Murder, She Wrote


A writer’s assistant is killed

Jessica investigates the mysterious death of a writer’s assistant who was mistaken for her employer and begins by exploring the intended victim’s complex relationships. Angela Lansbury and William Katt star

Murder, She Wrote


Jessica fights to save one of New York’s historic houses

Jessica joins the fight to save a house in New York where author Ernest Hemingway once lived, only to find herself investigating a murder. Whodunit, starring Angela Lansbury

Murder, She Wrote


A householder is killed with a wooden stake

Amateur sleuth Jessica Fletcher enters the realm of black magic to investigate how the new owner of a Victorian house came to be killed in the manner befitting a vampire – with a wooden stake in his chest. Starring Angela Lansbury and William Windom

Murder, She Wrote


A journalist is accused of murder

A journalist preparing a profile on Jessica takes the blame for the murder of a media tycoon in a bid to protect the woman he loves. Angela Lansbury stars

Criminal Minds


The team visits Mexico

The team visits Mexico to help capture a serial killer targeting elderly women, and comes to suspect the murderer is a cross-dresser who adopts a female guise to gain his victims’ trust. Drama, starring Mandy Patinkin and Matthew Gray Gubler

Criminal Minds


The team chases a serial killer

The team faces the difficult task of tracking down a serial killer who is torturing and drowning women, and has altered his appearance to evade capture. To make the case even more complex, the murderer changes his pattern of behaviour and his actions become almost impossible to predict. Starring Thomas Gibson and Mandy Patinkin

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit


A 15-year-old girl is found dead

The detectives investigate when a 15-year-old girl is found dead carrying her older cousin’s ID, and discover she was part of an online dating group. They realise she was the object of an older man’s obsession – but someone kills him before they can make an arrest

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit


A wealthy couple are murdered

A wealthy couple are found dead at their home and it soon becomes apparent the killings are connected to a drug-smuggling ring. The detectives realise the same gang is responsible for forcing former ADA Alex Cabot into hiding – and persuade her to return and face them. Crime drama, guest starring Stephanie March (Law & Order: Special Victims Unit) and Mitch Pileggi (The X Files)



The Crisis Resolution team is brought in to negotiate a blood money pay-off



The FBI call on Eric’s help

The Blacklist


Liz refuses to collaborate with Red

Part one of two. Liz finds herself unable to trust Red now that the truth about her father’s untimely death has come to light and, with Tom’s agenda still unclear, she doesn’t feel safe in her own home. Attempting to keep danger at bay, the agent refuses to collaborate with Red, only for the wily ex-con to present her with a case that’s too urgent to ignore

Criminals: Caught on Camera


The use of CCTV in policing large crowds and bringing rioters to justice

Nick Wallis examines how CCTV and helicopter cameras mean wrongdoers can no longer hide in a crowd. He highlights the use of such footage to help seal the conviction of a man involved in the August 2011 riots across England, and reports on a state-of-the-art network monitoring a football crowd of 21,000 as Leicester City take on Barnsley


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