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In the heat of the night is an american drama television series based on the 1967 film and the 1965 novel of the same title it starred carroll o'connor as police chief william gillespie, and howard season 7 began with bill gillespie being forced out of office and former memphis, tennessee police department inspector. Rod steiger - bill gillespie warren oates - sam wood lee grant - mrs leslie colbert quentin dean - delores purdy james patterson - purdy, norman jewison -. Preview and download your favorite episodes of in the heat of the night, chief of police bill gillespie (carol o'connor) has long directed the forces of law. In the heat of the night (1967) is a tense whodunit detective story thriller that was carroll o'connor as sheriff bill gillespie and howard rollins as virgil tibbs.
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