The Snoop Sisters: The Complete Series include original TV movie pilot #5537
Long before Angela Lansbury brightened TV screens as prime time’s senior literary sleuth in Murder, She Wrote, there was the dynamic duo of The Snoop Sisters. Helen Hayes, known as the first lady of the American theatre, joined forces with film legend Mildred Natwick (Barefoot in the Park) to solve mysteries. Hailed by critics and
fans as being years ahead of its time, the series earned both Natwick and Hayes Emmy® nominations for their work with Natwick winning for Outstanding Lead Actress in 1974.
Forming a one-of-a-kind “whodunit” writing team, eccentric elderly sisters Ernesta and Gwendolyn Snoop’s witty imagination, utter determination and insatiable curiosity all too often lands them deeply embroiled in real-life murders. Often called to crime scenes by their protective nephew on the police force, they are aided by their ex-con bodyguard, who chauffeurs these charming ladies around New York City in a vintage 1930s
Available on DVD, fans both young and old can enjoy the original TV movie pilot plus the four 90-minute television movies that were part of the rotating NBC Mystery Movie series.