Season 4 Episode 17

The Kidnapper

Aired Tuesday 8:00 PM Feb 06, 1990 on ABC



  • Trivia

    • All of the stories Michelle is telling Conrad occurred during season 1. However, Nancy Stafford (Michelle) did not join the series until season 2.

    • In the original airing of 'The Judge', Matlock's client's name was Kevin Meredith. When Michelle tells the story to Conrad, his name is Jim Meredith. In the original airing of 'The Sisters', the uncle's first name is Harold, but when Michelle talks to Conrad, she calls him Howard.

  • Quotes

  • Notes

    • The following individuals appeared in this episode on archived footage:
      Diane Behrens, Doran Clark, Michael Durrell, Bobbie Eakes, Conchata Ferrell, José Ferrer, Brian Lane Green, Kene Holliday, Piper Laurie, Oceana Marr, Lucille Meredith, Richard Newton, Joe Penny, Linda Purl, Gene Ross, Toni Sawyer, Dick Van Dyke, Kahlil Wheaton, James Calvert.

    • Although credited, Julie Sommars (A.D.A. Julie March) did not appear in this episode.

    • This episode features clips from 'The Judge' (1986), 'The Don' (1986), and 'The Sisters' (1986).

  • Allusions