Sledge goes undercover to learn why Elvis impersonators are being systematically murdered with a gold microphone.

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Kurt Paul ...
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Yamamoto
Tom McFadden ...
Mr. P (as Thom McFadden)
Viveca Parker ...
Madge (as Vivica Parker)
Jonathon von Brana ...
Lee Shael ...
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Mark Lowenthal ...
Sketch Artist
Pete Willcox ...
Robert Wexler ...
Nerd
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Storyline

Sledge and Dori are assigned to investigate when 15 Elvis impersonators are murdered within a three-week period. They find that all 15 had two common characteristics: all were recent graduates of "The Famous School of Elvis Impersonators" and all were killed with a gold microphone immediately after winning a local Elvis impersonators' contest. Sledge goes undercover at the school, but his investigation is hindered by the building janitor. He nevertheless enters the next installment of the Elvis impersonators' contest in the hope of emerging victorious and becoming bait for the killer. No attempt is made on Sledge's life after he wins the contest, but an unlikely suspect is spotted in the bar holding a gold microphone when Sledge and Dori decide to go inside for a drink after their brief stake-out. Written by Sam Spear

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7 November 1986 (USA)  »

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Trivia

In "All Shook Up," during the Elvis Impersonator contest, Hammer finds out that his turn to perform is between someone from Dallas and someone from Miami. This was a jab on the show's time placement opposite of CBS's Dallas (1978) and NBC's Miami Vice (1984). See more »

Quotes

Captain Trunk: I feel a migraine coming on here, I know it...
Sledge Hammer: Now, Captain, I think I have found a way of getting rid of those headaches, once and for all.
Captain Trunk: What is that?
Sledge Hammer: [whips out GIANT needles] Acupuncture!
Captain Trunk: Get away from me.
Sledge Hammer: I'm good with these.
Captain Trunk: I said, get away from me. Get away from me with the needles, Hammer! GET AWAY FROM ME WITH THOSE NEEDLES!
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References Psycho (1960) See more »

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