"Cherry Red"
CI, Episode 2.19
Production number: E3221
First aired: 27 April 2003
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Goren Eames Cherry Red
Teleplay By
Jim Sterling

Story By
Jim Sterling & Rene Balcer

Directed By
Frank Prinzi

Detectives Goren and Eames investigate a deadly mystery after an elderly woman dies in a fire.




Main cast

Guest cast




"It's a homeopathic remedy for cat allergies. Microscopic cat dander you put on your tongue. I had a girlfriend named Lola, she had cats."
"You ate furballs for her?"

- Robert Goren and Alexandra Eames

"Bonds are a little like potato chips, people don't usually buy just one."

- James Deakins

"You know, you're awfully snoopy."
"A lot of people point that out."

- Stan Coffman and Alexandra Eames

"The reason why I keep harping on the bearer bond– do you have a medical condition?"

- Robert Goren

"Maybe she thought she'd inherit some cash to go with the cats."

- Alexandra Eames

Background information and notes

  • This is the third time that actors Paul Dooley and Dennis Christopher have played father and son roles, appearing as Stan and Roger Coffman, respectively. They appeared previously in the films A Wedding (1978), as Liam and Hughie Brenner, and in Breaking Away (1979), as Raymond and Dave Stoller.
Ferrari GTO

1962 Ferrari GTO

  • Cars amassed by Roger Coffman:
    • 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air
    • 1962 Ferrari GTO
    • 1964 Porsche 904 Carrera GTS
    • 1965 Jaguar XKE Roadster
    • 1966 Corvette Stingray
    • 1967 Ford Mustang Shelby GT 500
    • 1968 Chevrolet Camaro
Detective Robert Goren says that there are only 32 Ferrari GTO made, but it is believed that there were 36 produced.

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