Whodunnits Done Well

A good friend was reminding me recently of “Murder 1,” the terrific Steven Bochco TV series from 1995 starring a brilliantly multi-layered Daniel Benzali and a deliciously vile Stanley Tucci.

Stanley TucciWow. Great whodunit series. The first story arc was great, although I remember the quality dipped in the second season.

Which got me thinking: What other dimly remembered TV mystery series of the past would readers recommend to their friends?  I’m looking for well-written and well-cast but maybe just a bit obscure (not “West Wing,” in other words; something we’re sorry we missed, not something we’re missing).

Nominees?

About danahaynes

Dana Haynes is the author of ICE COLD KILL (2013), BREAKING POINT (2011) and CRASHERS (2010) from Minotaur and St. Martin's Press.

Posted on April 25, 2013, in Blog and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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