Friday, December 30 2005
LAW & ORDER: CRIMINAL INTENT --(10:00PM-11:00PM) --(TV-14)
TOO MANY COOKS IN THE KITCHEN SIMMER UNTIL RESULT IS MURDER AND DISAPPEARING CHEF -- CHRIS PENN GUEST STARS -- When a promising chef mysteriously disappears after the murder of a restaurant critic, Detectives Goren (Vincent D'Onofrio) and Eames (Kathryn Erbe) probe the uneasy family relationships concerning the missing man's wife (guest star Monica Keena) and manipulative father-in-law (guest star Chris Penn) -- a well-known chef and restaurateur. But Goren's meticulous research yields a lost clue that could be the missing link to the dysfunctional family -- and suggests a gruesome ending for someone. Jamey Sheridan and Courtney B. Vance also star.