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Lonny Chapman in 'Murder, She Wrote: Dead Heat' with Angela Lansbury and Roy Thinnes.

Lonny Chapman (1920 - 2007)

Film Deaths[]

  • The Stalking Moon (1968) [Purdue]:  Murdered off-screen by Nathaniel Narcisco . His body is discovered by Gregory Peck.
  • Moving Violation (1976): [Sheriff Leroy Rankin] : Gunned down by Stephen McHattie after he and his deputies are lured outside when McHattie blows up their cars with a high-powered rifle in revenge for attempting to kill them and have them killed for most of the movie.
  • When Time Ran Out...(1980) [Kelly]: Presumably killed when the volcano erupts and destroys much of the island.

TV Deaths[]

  • Mannix: A Walk in the Shadows (1972) [Phil Rand]: Shot to death (off-screen) by Robert Colbert in his office. His body is shown when Mike Connors discovers him.
  • Murder, She Wrote: Dead Heat (1985) [Jack Bowen]: Shot in the chest (off-screen) with a tranquilizer gun by Priscilla Barnes. His body is shown afterwards when Priscilla (accompanied by Angela Lansbury) pretends to 'discover' him.
  • Murder, She Wrote: Indian Giver (1987) [Ad Langley]: Accidently stabbed in the chest in a struggle with Jennifer Salt in the kitchen of his house. Gary Lockwood later moves the body out of the house and into the town hall and stabbed him in the chest with a spear, to cover the actual cause of death. His body is shown afterwards when Angela Lansbury, Tom Bosley, Richard Paul and William Windom discover him. His death is shown in a flashback later when Jennifer and Gary explain what happened.
  • Murder, She Wrote: Dead Eye (1993) [Frank Hemet]: Shot in the chest by Linda Purl. The murder is shown again in a flashback later on.