Da Vinci's Inquest (1998–2006)

Banging on the Wall 

Da Vinci investigates the death of an eight-year-old child. Shannon and Leary investigate the double shooting of a bouncer and a stripper.


Chris Haddock


Chris Haddock (created by), Alan DiFiore (executive story consultant) (as Alan Di Fiore) | 3 more credits »


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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Nicholas Campbell ... Dominic Da Vinci
Suleka Mathew ... Dr. Sunny Ramen
Gerard Plunkett ... Chief Coroner Bob Kelly (credit only)
Sarah-Jane Redmond ... Sgt. Sheila Kurtz
Donnelly Rhodes ... Det. Leo Shannon
Venus Terzo ... Det. Angela Kosmo
Ian Tracey ... Det. Mick Leary
Gwynyth Walsh ... Dr. Patricia Da Vinci
Deanna Milligan ... Constable Josie Hutchens
David Neale ... Mr. Jorgenson
Tabitha St. Germain ... Melissa Jorgensen
Sarah Strange ... Helen
Peter Williams ... Morris Winston
Emily Perkins ... Sue Lewis
Fred Ewanuick ... Raymond Ford


Da Vinci is feeling a little down about life in general, and isn't sure why. He unfortunately takes it out on those around him. Gabriella offers some possible explanations, all just speculation on her part. But he realizes it's something he's just going to have to work through. Unfortunately he still has to work while he's feeling this way. The case he is investigating doesn't help as it involves a child, eight year-old Cynthia Jorgensen. Her parents took her to the hospital emergency ward where she was diagnosed with the flu. Cynthia died half a day later at home. From the autopsy, it is discovered she died of malaria. This discovery is odd since she had not been to the tropics. With this discovery, Da Vinci tries to find more information from the Jorgensens. He is too late as Cynthia's mother, Melissa, also dies of malaria. Further results from toxicology regarding Cynthia's autopsy, findings from Melissa's autopsy and information about the one only other recent case of malaria in ... Written by Huggo

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Crime | Mystery | Drama


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The episode titles for this series come from quotes from the characters in the episode. This episode: 9 minutes into the show: Sue to Angie about neighbor: "He's too damn loud all the time! Always banging on the wall" See more »


Det. Leo Shannon: Calling those clowns the Organized Crime Unit, that's a joke. I got a sock drawer better organized than those guys.
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Hello Stranger
Written by Billy Boy Arnold
Performed by Billy Boy Arnold
From the recording Boogie 'N' Shuffle
Published by Kitchen Table Music and W.B.A. Music
Courtesy of Stony Plain Records
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21 October 2001 (Canada) See more »

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