This year marks the twentieth anniversary of Murder She Wrote's final season on television.
In the intervening years, its popularity has never waned and many cite it as one of the best TV mystery serials ever made. Angela Lansbury's wit, charm and on-screen presence managed to keep the show going for TWELVE seasons and four made-for-TV movies - one of which was set in Ireland, no less.
As with any long-running basic TV show in the US, it's had a slew of famous actors pop up for brief, unmemorable roles. Here's thirteen of the most well-known actors to appear somewhere in Cabot Cove.