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Murdoch Mysteries 

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In the 1890s, William Murdoch uses radical forensic techniques for the time, including fingerprinting and trace evidence, to solve some of the city's most gruesome murders.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Yannick Bisson ...  Detective William Murdoch 200 episodes, 2008-2019
Helene Joy ...  Dr. Julia Ogden 200 episodes, 2008-2019
Thomas Craig ...  Inspector Thomas Brackenreid / ... 199 episodes, 2008-2019
Jonny Harris ...  Constable George Crabtree 199 episodes, 2008-2019
Lachlan Murdoch ...  Constable Henry Higgins 146 episodes, 2008-2019
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In the late 1890s, police Detective William Murdoch takes a new, more scientific approach to solving crimes. Assisted by coroner Dr. Julia Ogden and Constable George Crabtree, Murdoch introduces such concepts as finger marks and lie detecting machines. He has the support of his somewhat doubtful superior, Inspector Brackenreid, though at times, even he finds Murdoch's methods - and claims - somewhat astounding. Written by garykmcd

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No Secrets. Only Answers. See more »

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

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Release Date:

24 January 2008 (Canada) See more »

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The Artful Detective See more »

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Trivia

Many guest actors have returned to the series in a subsequent episode playing a new and completely unrelated character. See more »

Goofs

Although the credit on each episode reads "Inspector William Murdoch", he is actually a detective. In Episode 1.2 Murdoch applies for the position of Inspector, but is turned down. It is made clear that he will never get that promotion because he is a Roman Catholic. See more »

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Spin-off Murdoch Mysteries: Beyond Time (2017) See more »

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Simply The Best Mystery
27 February 2010 | by landewSee all my reviews

I'm been watching mysteries for many years and never have enjoyed a series more than Murdoch Mysteries. The time period, set design and writing matches the great performances by the cast, who you can't help but appreciate. If ever a series deserved a wider audience and advertising, it is this one. The unfulfilled love affair between Doctor Ogden and Murdoch is so well written and performed perfectly by Helene Joy and Yannick Bisson. Also, top notch acting by Jonny Harris in his portrayal of Constable Crabtree gives just the prefect comic relief while Murdoch solves the case using every scientific method available. Thomas Craig is also marvelous as the cranky Inspector Brackenreid. I can't help wondering why this show does not have a larger audience base since it is the talk of so many people I know, both at work and socially. My wife and I eagerly await each and every episode. Please make many many more!


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