Launched as part of the NBC “Mystery Wheel” Jack Klugman’s QUINCY M.E. was a hit out of the gate, as the relentless and often irascible L.A. medical examiner investigated crimes, often delving into contemporary social issues. After shifting from the movie-of-the-week format, the show aired eight seasons. Suspicious cause of death? Something the lab turned up doesn’t fit? Higher ups trying to muzzle him? Q is on the case!