Cagney & Lacey (1981–1988)
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Better Than Equal 

Cagney and Lacey must ignore their feminist sentiments when they are assigned to protect the life of a female ERA critic.

Director:

Ray Danton

Writers:

Barbara Avedon (creator), Barbara Corday (creator) | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Tyne Daly ... Mary Beth Lacey
Meg Foster ... Det. Chris Cagney
Al Waxman ... Lt. Bert Samuels
Carl Lumbly ... Mark Petrie
John Karlen ... Harvey Lacey
Troy W. Slaten Troy W. Slaten ... Michael Lacey (as Troy Slaten)
Tony La Torre Tony La Torre ... Harvey Lacey Jr.
Martin Kove ... Victor Isbecki
Harvey Atkin ... Ronald Coleman
Sidney Clute ... Paul La Guardia
Julie Adams ... Helen Granger
John Walter Davis John Walter Davis ... Mike Walker
T.J. Castronovo T.J. Castronovo ... Mr. Aparicio (as T.J. Castronova)
Sylvia Walden Sylvia Walden ... Mrs. Walker
Alexander Zale
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Storyline

Cagney and Lacey must ignore their feminist sentiments when they are assigned to protect the life of a female ERA critic.

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Certificate:

TV-PG
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Details

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 April 1982 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Filmways Television See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Last one produced by Filmways Television. See more »

Goofs

Mrs. Granger's photograph is on the TV beside the gift the stalker has left for her. When Mrs. Granger notices and walks toward the gift of Hershey's kisses at 8:57 her photograph disappears between shots. See more »

Soundtracks

Ain't That the Way
Words and Music by Michael Stull
Sung by Marie Cain
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