Set in Toronto at the dawn of the 20th century, this award-winning Canadian drama is a good-humored twist on crime procedurals. As dashing Detective William Murdoch (Yannick Bisson) pioneers new forensic techniques to solve baffling murders, he crosses paths with famous figures including Arthur Conan Doyle, Houdini, and H.G. Wells. Based on the novels by Maureen Jennings, seen on public television. With Hélène Joy as Dr. Julia Ogden and Thomas Craig as Inspector Thomas Brackenreid.