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Frankie Drake Mysteries 

The series follows Frankie Drake, a female private detective operating in Toronto in the 1920s.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Lauren Lee Smith ...  Frankie Drake 21 episodes, 2017-2018
Chantel Riley ...  Trudy Clarke 21 episodes, 2017-2018
Rebecca Liddiard ...  Mary Shaw 21 episodes, 2017-2018
Sharron Matthews ...  Flo Chakowitz / ... 18 episodes, 2017-2018
Anthony Lemke ...  Detective Grayson / ... 10 episodes, 2018
Grace Lynn Kung ...  Wendy Quon 9 episodes, 2017-2018
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Frankie Drake Mysteries follows Toronto's only female private detective in the 1920s as she takes on the cases the police don't want or can't handle. Along with her partner Trudy, Frankie and the Drake Detective Agency take on cases of all shapes and sizes. From airplanes and booze running to American G-men, Communists and union busters, Frankie's fearless sense of adventure gets her into all kinds of trouble, but she always manages to find her way out. Written by AnonymousB

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

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Country:

Canada

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English

Release Date:

15 June 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Draken etsivätoimisto See more »

Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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Shaftesbury See more »
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As stated above, Brackenreid and Watts are featured in the Frankie Drake web series and yes the shows are set 16 years apart. However, anyone who watched the web series would know that both characters had been appropriately aged and background stories adjusted for the time period. See more »

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Thoroughly enjoyable...
1 February 2018 | by timothy-price-794-581328See all my reviews

Stylish Private Detective series, carried very amiably by a charming cast, in a light, Castle type 'not too serious' way, set in the 1920's with fun music, and excellent attractive settings, and with excellent costumes too - overall very much enjoyed, I hope it extends to further (and longer) series, which given the longevity of it's 'set earlier' stablemate, Murdoch, it really should. And good to see the main protagonists all Female....


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