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)
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 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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One of the best action series out of Canada
8 January 2009 | by (United States on the shore of Lake St. Clair) – See all my reviews

I've watch this from the beginning and enjoyed every episode. This is one of the best series to come out of Canada. They picked the perfect cast. Everyone seems fit into their part just right. I also like that they're treating Mike Kessler's love life in a grown up way. It's nice to see adults act like adults. Nigel Bennet is the perfect bad guy. After seeing him play the hero, Da Vinci, it's definitely an about face for Nicholas Campbell to play such a failure.

The only thing I haven't liked is the story line that's giving Gray Jackson no option but to break the law and become a dirty cop. I've seen it in other programs and I have a hard time believing that someone like that has no other options than to fall in with the bad guys. I hope there's a better reason for what he's been doing when the next season starts.

I absolutely can't wait for the next season. The ending for the second season still has my head spinning. One of the best cliff hangers I've ever seen. I've got my ideas about what happens and I hope I'm right.


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