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"Maude's Ex-Convict"
Season 4, episode # 24
# 93 overall in series (141 episodes)
"Maude" episode
Series: Maude
Network/Country: CBS-TV / U.S.
Air date March 15, 1976
Production code 424 (4x24)
Written by: Anthony Chickey
Directed by: Hal Cooper
Guest starring: Bob Balaban
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Maude's Ex-Convict was the 24th and season ending episode of Season 4 of  Maude, and the 93rd overall episode in the series. Directed by Hal Cooper, the episode, which was written by Anthony Chickey, originally aired on CBS-TV on March 15, 1976.

"Maude's Ex-Convict"
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While Mrs. Naugatuck is on vacation Maude hires an former convict to do the housework.


Mrs. Naugatuck takes a three-week vacation to England and in the meantime, Maude hires an ex-con, Ambrose Riley, to do the housework. Soon Maude, Walter, Vivian and Arthur are scared to death when Vivian discovers that Ambrose served time for killing his previous employers.

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Guest Stars/Recurring Cast[]

  • Bob Balaban as Ambrose Riley

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