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Bubba's Baby 

Bubba's former acquaintance leaves a baby on his doorstep.

Director:

Jeffrey Hayden

Writers:

James Lee Barrett (developed for television by), Cynthia Deming (teleplay) | 3 more credits »

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Carroll O'Connor ... Chief William O. 'Bill' Gillespie
Howard E. Rollins Jr. ... Chief of Detectives Virgil Tibbs (as Howard Rollins)
Alan Autry ... Lt. V.L. 'Bubba' Skinner
Anne-Marie Johnson ... Althea Tibbs
David Hart ... Officer Parker Williams
Geoffrey Thorne ... Cpl. Wilson Sweet
Hugh O'Connor ... Sgt. Lonnie Jamison
Michael Zelniker ... Paul Borden
Katy Boyer ... Cassie Chapin
Andy Stahl ... Roger Selworth
Mary Nell Santacroce Mary Nell Santacroce ... Mrs. Barrett
Ron Culbreth Ron Culbreth ... Sheriff Will McComb
Jill Jane Clements ... Maude
Crystal Fox ... Officer LuAnn Corbin
Al Hamacher Al Hamacher ... Man
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Storyline

Cassie Chapin comes back to Sparta after the old lady she was living with in Jackson dies. She plans to blackmail her former lover Roger Selworth about the baby that she says is his. Cassie has her close friend Paul Borden inform Selworth of her intentions. Roger knows if this information ever gets out, his soon to be marriage to the affluent Elise Bennington would never happen. When Cassie and Selworth finally meet up, he ends up killing her and has Paul to get rid of Cassie's body and the baby. Lt. Bubba Skinner, who is Cassie's distant cousin, comes home to find a baby that have been left on his doorstep and afterwards Bubba gets a little teasing from Parker about being a new dad. Meanwhile, two fisherman comes across a car in a lake that ends up having Cassie's body inside. The Sparta P.D. eventually arrests a likely suspect in Cassie's murder and later finds a note left by her stating who the real father of her baby is. Written by mts77

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Certificate:

TV-PG
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 February 1990 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Covington, Georgia, USA

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Sgt. V. L. 'Bubba' Skinner: You got a right to keep your mouth shut. You say anything, we gonna hang it on ya later.
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