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Blood Ties 

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Vicki Nelson, a former homicide detective turned private investigator, and Henry Fitzroy, a 470-year-old vampire, form a unique team solving cases and dealing with the supernatural world.

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Peter Mohan
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Series cast summary:
Christina Cox ...  Vicki Nelson 22 episodes, 2007
Dylan Neal ...  Mike Celluci 22 episodes, 2007
Kyle Schmid ...  Henry Fitzroy 22 episodes, 2007
Gina Holden ...  Coreen Fennel 21 episodes, 2007
Françoise Yip ...  Kate Lam 14 episodes, 2007
Nimet Kanji ...  Dr. Rajani Mohadevan 14 episodes, 2007
Keith Dallas Keith Dallas ...  Dave Graham 11 episodes, 2007
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Blood Ties, set in Toronto, Ontario, centres on Christina Cox as Vicki Nelson, a former Toronto Police Service who left the force to become a private investigator after beginning to lose her eyesight, due to a beginning Retinopathia Pigmentosa. Through her work she teams up with the 470-year-old vampire Henry Fitzroy, who happens to be the illegitimate son of Henry VIII. The mutual attraction between them is complicated by Vicki's relationship with former partner and lover, Mike Celluci. In the beginning, he doesn't believe in the supernatural and thinks that Vicki is losing her mind along with her eyesight. Also in the picture is Vicki's assistant Coreen, who was hired because of her knowledge of the occult and to keep her quiet about Henry. Coreen is thoroughly enamored with both the occult and Henry, which can get her into trouble. Written by https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blood_Ties_(TV_series)

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A Crime Series with Bite.


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Country:

Canada

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English

Release Date:

11 March 2007 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Blood Ties - Biss aufs Blut See more »

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada See more »

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Stereo

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1.33 : 1
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Blood Ties is a Canadian television series based on the Blood Books by Tanya Huff; the show was created by Peter Mohan. It is set in Toronto, Ontario and has a similar premise to an earlier series also set in Toronto, Forever Knight, in which a vampire assists police in dealing with crime. It premiered in the United States on March 11, 2007 on Lifetime Television, and during fall of 2007 on City and Space in Canada. In May 2008, Lifetime declined to renew the series. See more »

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Blood Ties is Fantastic
18 June 2007 | by auntyrobinSee all my reviews

Like some of the other posts I've read, I too stumbled upon Blood Ties on accident and was immediately hooked. Once I realized it was a series the DVR was set and I was scrambling to figure out how to download the episodes I had missed. October seems far away for the series to continue. I've got my fingers crossed for reruns for those of you who don't feel inclined to download. This is truly a series that has a little of everything and something for everyone. Two male leads that are while both similar in their noble aspects have completely different personalities and a female lead that is attractive as well as intelligent and is feminine without being prissy or dependent on the men in her lives, almost to a fault. And while very adept at what she does professionally, still out of control in her personal life enough to be an interesting character. An excellent writing job that crosses the historical and mythological with action, fantasy and crime drama. Oh and a little romance. Definitely worth checking out.


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