The Border (2008– )

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 Major Mike Kessler (38 episodes, 2008-2010)
Graham Abbey ...
 Detective Sergeant Gray Jackson / ... (38 episodes, 2008-2010)
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 Agent Heironymous Slade / ... (38 episodes, 2008-2010)
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 Detective Sergeant Al 'Moose' Lepinsky / ... (38 episodes, 2008-2010)
Jim Codrington ...
 Acting Inspector Darnell Williams / ... (38 episodes, 2008-2010)
Catherine Disher ...
 Superintendent Maggie Norton / ... (38 episodes, 2008-2010)
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 Layla Hourani / ... (27 episodes, 2008-2009)
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 Andrew Mannering / ... (16 episodes, 2008-2010)
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 Clifford Holland / ... (16 episodes, 2008-2010)
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This TV series is a fast-paced, hard-driving series set in Toronto in a paranoid post 9/11 world concerned with one topic - The Border, with its security crises, terrorist infiltrations, cross-border police actions, and trafficking in everything from enriched uranium to abducted children. Written by Anonymous

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James McGowan, Catherine Disher, and Graham Abbey also starred in 'The Good Witch's Gift (2010) (TV)'_ See more »

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If the Canadian flag is hung vertically, the flag should be placed so that the upper part of the leaf points to the left and the stem to the right from the point of view of the observer facing the flag. Flags hung vertically should be hung so that the canton is in the upper left corner (Canadian Heritage: Rules for Flying the Flag). See more »

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Good show - why canceled ?
14 September 2012 | by (West Coast, US) – See all my reviews

Whoever the idiot was that decided to cancel this series should be on the unemployment line by now. They have the instincts of a gnat.

The final episode of season 3 was a real cliffhanger - especially for those who cared about Jackson and Carver (like me). Also wanted to see more on Agent Bates of MI6, with her special style.

Zoe is one character I won't miss - she was just tiresome with all her little "dramas". But Slade was outstanding and Jonas Chernick did a great job making a 'stereotypical' character interesting and not boring to watch.

The only thing the show was starting to lack was taking advantage of the unique placement - Canada. Would like to have seen more on "life in Canada". Even though they're just north of us, most Americans know little about Canada - this show could have been an opportunity to change that. With all the "noise" in our world today, it takes time to get noticed. The show's producers should have had a little more patience and I predict it would have had a good long run and would have been a hit.

Its a real shame it was canceled.


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