“A terrific procedural police drama” —The Philadelphia Inquirer
Broadcast as The Artful Detective on Ovation
Based on novels by Maureen Jennings
“So deftly done, it’s a little masterpiece of tone and style.” —The Globe and Mail (Canada)
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.