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"Murder, She Wrote" Slated to Return for Second Run

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- NBC is planning to bring back a refreshed version of the mystery series Murder, She Wrote.

The series will star Oscar winner Octavia Spencer in the detective role that Angela Lansbury occupied in the 1984-1996 original, reports  Lansbury has also reportedly been approached for a role in the pilot.  

This will be the first regular television series for Spencer, who won an Oscar for The Help.

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