Description

A dynamic new drama series set in Toronto, Canada in the 1890s. William Murdoch is a young detective who solves a series of challenging murders using emerging and progressive forensic techniques. Scorned for his ideas by Chief Inspector Brackenreid, he forms an unlikely ally with beautiful coroner Dr Julia Ogden, who is also struggling against tradition and prejudice, and together they prove a formidable team.

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Description

A dynamic new drama series set in Toronto, Canada in the 1890s. William Murdoch is a young detective who solves a series of challenging murders using emerging and progressive forensic techniques. Scorned for his ideas by Chief Inspector Brackenreid, he forms an unlikely ally with beautiful coroner Dr Julia Ogden, who is also struggling against tradition and prejudice, and together they prove a formidable team.

    • Episode 1

    Power

    The electrocution of a young woman leads Murdoch to a war between rival electricity suppliers.

    • 48 Minutes

    The electrocution of a young woman leads Murdoch to a war between rival electricity suppliers.

    • 48 Minutes
    • Episode 2

    The Glass Ceiling

    Murdoch inadvertently upstages Brackenreid at a meeting of police chiefs and catches the attention of Chief Constable Stockton who invites him to apply for an Inspector position at Station No. 3.

    • 48 Minutes

    Murdoch inadvertently upstages Brackenreid at a meeting of police chiefs and catches the attention of Chief Constable Stockton who invites him to apply for an Inspector position at Station No. 3.

    • 48 Minutes
    • Episode 3

    Knockdown

    After his victory against Sully Sullivan, underdog, black boxer Amos Robinson is found dead in his hotel. The suspect is his wife Fannie who was found standing over his body.

    • 48 Minutes

    After his victory against Sully Sullivan, underdog, black boxer Amos Robinson is found dead in his hotel. The suspect is his wife Fannie who was found standing over his body.

    • 48 Minutes
    • Episode 4

    Elementary, My Dear Murdoch

    Detective Murdoch’s hero Arthur Conan Doyle, the creator of Sherlock Holmes is in town to give a lecture on spiritualism.

    • 48 Minutes

    Detective Murdoch’s hero Arthur Conan Doyle, the creator of Sherlock Holmes is in town to give a lecture on spiritualism.

    • 48 Minutes
    • Episode 5

    Till Death Do Us Part

    Wendell Merrick was killed in the church meeting room on the day he was to marry Eunice McGinty.

    • 47 Minutes

    Wendell Merrick was killed in the church meeting room on the day he was to marry Eunice McGinty.

    • 47 Minutes
    • Episode 6

    Let Loose the Dogs

    John Delaney was on his way home from a ratting match at Vincent Newcombe’s pub and somehow ended up face down in the river. Nearby, Murdoch finds the prone drunken body of Harry his estranged father.

    • 48 Minutes

    John Delaney was on his way home from a ratting match at Vincent Newcombe’s pub and somehow ended up face down in the river. Nearby, Murdoch finds the prone drunken body of Harry his estranged father.

    • 48 Minutes
    • Episode 7

    Body Double

    Inspector Brackenreid is enjoying a performance of Macbeth at the Grand when the theatre’s ceiling gives way and a skeletal corpse falls at the feet of Lady Macbeth.

    • 48 Minutes

    Inspector Brackenreid is enjoying a performance of Macbeth at the Grand when the theatre’s ceiling gives way and a skeletal corpse falls at the feet of Lady Macbeth.

    • 48 Minutes
    • Episode 8

    Still Waters

    The body of Richard Hartley, a newly appointed member of the King’s Club men’s eights rowing team, is found washed up on a beach.

    • 47 Minutes

    The body of Richard Hartley, a newly appointed member of the King’s Club men’s eights rowing team, is found washed up on a beach.

    • 47 Minutes
    • Episode 9

    Belly Speaker

    Murdoch questions the confession of a mad ventriloquist who claims he killed his alcoholic father and Arthur Conan Doyle comes to town with an ulterior motive.

    • 47 Minutes

    Murdoch questions the confession of a mad ventriloquist who claims he killed his alcoholic father and Arthur Conan Doyle comes to town with an ulterior motive.

    • 47 Minutes
    • Episode 10

    Child's Play

    Howard Rookwood, philanthropist and co-owner of a glue factory and tannery, is found dead after returning home from a fundraiser for Calvin Baker’s House for Girls in Toronto.

    • 48 Minutes

    Howard Rookwood, philanthropist and co-owner of a glue factory and tannery, is found dead after returning home from a fundraiser for Calvin Baker’s House for Girls in Toronto.

    • 48 Minutes
    • Episode 11

    Bad Medicine

    Dr. Francis Grout, a co-founder of the Greyson Institute of the Mind is found . Arrows jut from his back - the letters WY are written in blood on a nearby rock.

    • 47 Minutes

    Dr. Francis Grout, a co-founder of the Greyson Institute of the Mind is found . Arrows jut from his back - the letters WY are written in blood on a nearby rock.

    • 47 Minutes
    • Episode 12

    The Rebel and the Prince

    On the very night that British aide David Jennings warns the authorities about a possible Irish threat against the Prince, an Irish girl wearing a Brotherhood ring winds up dead.

    • 47 Minutes

    On the very night that British aide David Jennings warns the authorities about a possible Irish threat against the Prince, an Irish girl wearing a Brotherhood ring winds up dead.

    • 47 Minutes
    • Episode 13

    Annoying Red Planet

    Henri Gaston’s body is found hanging from a tree in the Rouge Valley. But the absence of any footprints baffles Murdoch - how did the body get into the tree?

    • 47 Minutes

    Henri Gaston’s body is found hanging from a tree in the Rouge Valley. But the absence of any footprints baffles Murdoch - how did the body get into the tree?

    • 47 Minutes
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