Forensic sleuthing in the age of invention.
“A terrific procedural police drama” —The Philadelphia Inquirer
Broadcast as The Artful Detective
Based on novels by Maureen Jennings.
“So deftly done, it’s a little masterpiece of tone and style.” —The Globe and Mail
At the dawn of the 20th century, Detective William Murdoch (Yannick Bisson, Sue Thomas: F.B.Eye
) solves Toronto’s trickiest cases with scientific insight and ingenuity in this award-winning mystery series. From flying early aircraft to infiltrating nudist communities, consulting with Sir Arthur Conan Doyle to helping a young Winston Churchill, Murdoch has always been a man ahead of his time. In Season 6, he also confronts legal and social challenges to be with his love, pathologist-turned-psychiatrist Dr. Julia Ogden (Gemini®
winner Hélène Joy, Durham County
). Meanwhile, Constable Crabtree (Jonny Harris, Hatching, Matching & Dispatching
) gains confidence as a policeman and a suitor to fetching coroner Dr. Emily Grace (Georgina Reilly, The L.A. Complex
Guest stars include Peter Keleghan (The Red Green Show
), Thomas Howes (Downton Abbey
), Geraint Wyn Davies (24
, Slings & Arrows
), Matthew Bennett (Battlestar Galactica
), Paula Brancati (Degrassi: The Next Generation
, Being Erica
), and Sheila McCarthy (Little Mosque on the Prairie
Episode 5 contains mild nudity.