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Blood and Water 

The one thing Josephine ("Jo") Bradley (30) knows is that she is a good cop. She's ambitious and tough (or thinks she is) and has just been assigned her first big case as Lead Detective ... See full summary »

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Diane Boehme
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3   2   1  
2021   2018   2017   2016   2015  
2 wins & 11 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Elfina Luk ...  Anna Xie / ... 30 episodes, 2015-2021
Loretta Yu ...  Teresa Fai 29 episodes, 2015-2021
Oscar Hsu ...  Li-Rong 'Ron' Xie 28 episodes, 2015-2021
Fiona Fu ...  Weiran Xie 27 episodes, 2015-2021
Steph Song ...  Detective Josephine 'Jo' Bradley 24 episodes, 2015-2018
Byron Mann ...  Evan Ong 16 episodes, 2016-2018
Selena Lee ...  Michelle Chang 16 episodes, 2018-2021
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The one thing Josephine ("Jo") Bradley (30) knows is that she is a good cop. She's ambitious and tough (or thinks she is) and has just been assigned her first big case as Lead Detective following her recent promotion in Vancouver's Homicide Division. Born in China and abandoned by a family she never knew, Jo was adopted as a toddler and relocated to Vancouver. Raised by a single mother, a Professor of Sinology, Jo wanted for nothing growing up. But, much to her mother's chagrin, Jo chose policing as a career. When Charles Xie, the son of a prominent real estate developer, goes missing and his body is found ritualistically buried, Jo is assigned the case. It happens on one of the worse days of her life following a cancer diagnosis and an imminent and difficult decision about treatment. But Jo will need to put the personal aside when she goes head-to-head with the wealthy and privileged Xie family, led by the tyrannical and powerful patriarch, Li-Rong Xie. Risking her career, Jo will be...

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Crime | Drama

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Elfina Luk and Byron Mann both appear in the series 'Altered Carbon' and the film 'Skyscraper'. See more »

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Lay Low
Performed by Shovels & Rope
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Terrible acting in three languages
26 November 2020 | by altereggo123See all my reviews

This is an original series, with some good writing, a crime to solve, and plenty of family melodrama. The wooden acting ruins it. Dull-voiced actors, male and female, make scene after scene painful to endure. Either a lot of bad casting decisions, or the cast needed more rehearsal and direction. Unfortunate, as the show had a lot of potential.


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Canada

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English | Chinese

Release Date:

2015 (Canada) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada See more »

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