Matt Houston Season 1
S01 E01Sep 26, 1982
X-22 (1) Sep 26, 1982 Synopsis coming soon.
S01 E02Sep 26, 1982
X-22 (2) Sep 26, 1982 Synopsis coming soon.
S01 E03Oct 3, 1982
Stop The Presses Oct 3, 1982 other characters: Ron Randolph, Lelani, CamalaniA disreputable tabloid's publisher is nearly killed after telling his four worst enemies he plans to run a front-page story on them.
S01 E04Oct 17, 1982
Deadly Fashion Oct 17, 1982 Houston's old flame (Cristina Ferrare), a model, hires him when she is accused of killing her employer, a famous fashion designer.
S01 E05Oct 24, 1982
Killing Isn't Everything Oct 24, 1982 A pro quarterback (John Beck), Matt's college teammate, is blackmailed by a man who says he has proof the player killed his coach.
S01 E06Oct 31, 1982
Who Would Kill Ramona? Oct 31, 1982 other characters: Todd Gallager, RickMatt enters the film world to investigate after a drink from a faded star's (Janet Leigh) glass instantly kills her new leading man.
S01 E07Nov 7, 1982
Recipe For Murder Nov 7, 1982 other characters: Roger Marsden (murdered)A restaurant critic's (James Coco) dinner is disrupted when a gelatin mold brought to his table contains his partner's severed head.
S01 E08Nov 21, 1982
Shark Bait Nov 21, 1982 other characters: Alice, Wyndell Murdock, Glenda Collins, Sam GleasonMatt steps in when the mother of a Malibu lifeguard fears her daughter will be the next victim of a series of fatal shark attacks.
S01 E09Nov 28, 1982
The Kidnapping Nov 28, 1982 other characters: TonyAn old friend (Hugh O'Brian) calls in Matt when kidnappers snatch a seriously ill Arab prince during a jet flight to Los Angeles.
S01 E10Dec 5, 1982
Joey's Here Dec 5, 1982 other characters: Riley (Security Guard), Ms. Stevenson (Secretary)A robot designed by an electronics genius (David Cassidy) murders the brother (Troy Donahue) of it's creator.
S01 E11Dec 12, 1982
The Good Doctor Dec 12, 1982 other characters: LandlordAfter a research scientist is murdered during a party at Matt's place, a mutual friend of the victim asks Matt to investigate.
S01 E12Jan 2, 1983
The Rock and The Hard Place Jan 2, 1983 An upcoming fight appears rigged when murder uncovers the champion's (Dorian Harewood) physical problems and his wife's alcoholism.
S01 E13Jan 9, 1983
The Purrfect Crime Jan 9, 1983 other characters: JohnThe four ex-wives of a wealthy cat-food manufacturer mauled to death by a pet tiger hire Matt to solve the crime so they can collect the money from the will.
S01 E14Jan 16, 1983
The Yacht Club Murders Jan 16, 1983 other characters: DorianAfter a reunion with a secret childhood love, she asks Matt for help, fearing someone may die at a yacht-club party.
S01 E15Jan 23, 1983
Whose Party Is It Anyway? Jan 23, 1983 Fake telegrams summon five famous people to Matt's penthouse for a Sunday meeting with murder on the agenda.
S01 E16Feb 20, 1983
Get Houston Feb 20, 1983 other characters: Cletus SimmsFrom his padded cell, an institutionalized madman (Chuck Connors) hires escaped convicts to kill Houston.
S01 E17Feb 27, 1983
The Visitors Feb 27, 1983 Matt must verify or disprove an alleged UFO encounter during which a scientist suffered a fatal heart attack.
S01 E18Mar 6, 1983
Here's Another Fine Mess Mar 6, 1983 After costumed killers try to kill C.J. by forcing her off the road, she learns all her college sorority sisters are also in danger.
S01 E19Mar 13, 1983
The Beverly Hills Social Club Mar 13, 1983 other characters: CarterA noted gossip columnist, Vonda Mirand, is murdered after threatening to expose the patrons of an exclusive bordello called the Afrodisia Fellowship.
S01 E20Mar 20, 1983
The Showgirl Murders Mar 20, 1983 other characters: Decoy #1 (woman), Doris (hotel photographer), Mattie (dancer)When a nightclub-singer friend (Robert Goulet) believes he has killed during alcohol-induced blackouts, Matt works to clear him.
S01 E21Apr 3, 1983
Fear For Tomorrow Apr 3, 1983 other characters: Kitchen Worker (possibly Randy or Tyler)A codebook and a cryptic message provide Matt his only clues to preventing the predicted deaths of thousands.
S01 E22Apr 10, 1983
A Deadly Parlay Apr 10, 1983 After Matt is found leaning over the dead body of a jockey (Lynn-Holly Johnson), he is charged with murder.
S01 E23Apr 17, 1983
A Novel Way To Die Apr 17, 1983 When a novelist (Terry Moore) at a mystery-writers' convention is murdered, Matt finds himself involved in a real murder mystery.
S01 E24Apr 24, 1983
The Hunted Apr 24, 1983 other characters: Senator Delaney, SonyC.J. is held hostage by a famous criminal (Martin Landau) in order to free his terrorist son held by authorities on Matt's eyewitness testimony.