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Murdoch Mysteries Cast: How They Transformed Into Their Iconic Characters

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Murdoch Mysteries Cast: Murdoch Mysteries is a Canadian television series which follows Detective William Murdoch, a pioneer in forensic science during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Based on Maureen Jennings’ novels, it first premiered in 2008 and has received multiple awards due to its historical accuracy, compelling plot lines and charismatic characters.

Murdoch Mysteries Cast
Murdoch Mysteries Cast

1. Yannick Bisson | Murdoch Mysteries Cast

Yannick Bisson
Yannick Bisson

He stars as Detective William Murdoch: an ingenious, inventive detective who employs scientific methods and innovations to solve crimes. Additionally, he is a devout Catholic with loyal friendships. Bisson hails from Canada and has made appearances in films and TV shows such as Sue Thomas: F.B.Eye, Nothing Too Good For a Cowboy Casino Jack Aurora Teagarden Mysteries as well as directed several episodes of Murdoch Mysteries himself.

2. Helene Joy | Murdoch Mysteries Cast

Helene Joy
Helene Joy

She acts as Dr. Julia Ogden: Murdoch relies heavily on Dr. Julia Ogden as his coroner and forensic pathologist assistant during his investigations, as well as being his love interest and eventual wife. Joy plays Dr. Julia Ogden with strength, grace, and progressive thinking who advocates for women’s rights and social justice issues.

An Australian-Canadian actress herself, Joy has appeared in shows such as Durham County, Heartland, The Secret World of Og and Mysterious Island where she has won four Gemini Awards.

3. Thomas Craig | Murdoch Mysteries Cast

Thomas Craig
Thomas Craig

He acts as Inspector Thomas Brackenreid: Craig plays Inspector Thomas Brackenreid, Murdoch’s gruff yet pragmatic boss at Station House No. 4. While often critical of Murdoch’s methods and results, he respects them nonetheless and deeply cares for his family. A British actor himself, Craig has appeared in shows and films like Where the Heart Is, Coronation Street, The Navigators and The English Game as well as supporting Sheffield Wednesday F.C as an avid supporter.

4. Jonny Harris | Murdoch Mysteries Cast

Jonny Harris
Jonny Harris

He stars as Constable George Crabtree: Murdoch’s eager and faithful assistant who often brings comic relief with his quirky ideas and comments. Additionally, he’s an aspiring author writing novels and plays about his experiences.

Additionally, Dr. Emily Grace shows an attraction towards him; however their relationship is complicated by various factors. Harris is a Canadian actor/comedian known for his appearances on Still Standing, Hatching Matching Dispatching Grown Up Movie Star Young Drunk Punk among many others as well as live stand up comedy performances at festivals and clubs around Canada and beyond.

5. Lachlan Murdoch | Murdoch Mysteries Cast

Lachlan Murdoch
Lachlan Murdoch

He acts as Constable Henry Higgins: Constable Henry Higgins is a junior constable working under Crabtree at Station House No. 4. Often naive and clumsy but with an honest heart. He begins dating Ruth Newsome a wealthy heiress whom eventually becomes his wife. Murdoch is an established Canadian actor having appeared in films such as Copper, Hemlock Grove Alphas and The Skulls II.

6. Arwen Humphreys | Murdoch Mysteries Cast

Arwen Humphreys
Arwen Humphreys

She acts as Margaret Brackenreid: Arwen Humphreys plays Margaret Brackenreid, Inspector Brackenreid’s supportive and nurturing wife who cares for their two sons John and Bobby. Humphreys is an established Canadian actress renowned for roles such as Anne of Green Gables: A New Beginning, The Kennedys After Camelot, Reign, and The Shape of Water.

7. Clare McConnell | Murdoch Mysteries Cast

Clare McConnell
Clare McConnell

She stars as Effie Newsome, Ruth’s sister working at Station House No. 4. She’s clever but often gets herself into trouble with her schemes and adventures; Detective Watts does not return her feelings for Effie though they both seem to like each other. McConnell is a Canadian actress/comedian known for roles such as Star Trek: Discovery, Dim the Fluorescents, Kim’s Convenience and Baroness von Sketch Show among many other films/shows/character roles/character roles

8. Daniel Maslany | Murdoch Mysteries Cast

Daniel Maslany
Daniel Maslany

He plays Detective Llewellyn Watts at Station House No. 4, after previously working for Pinkerton Agency. Eccentric and unconventional but brilliant and insightful, he helps Detective Murdoch with some of his toughest cases while secretly having an affair with journalist Arthur Carmichael (Arthur Carmichael is played by Canadian actor Arthur Carmichael). Maslany has also appeared in many shows and films such as Four in the Morning, Imposters, Run This Town, The Other Half and many others; Tatiana Maslany is his sister).

9. Georgina Reilly | Murdoch Mysteries Cast

Georgina Reilly
Georgina Reilly

She acts as Dr. Emily Grace: Emily Grace is a coroner and forensic pathologist working alongside Dr. Ogden at the morgue, as well as being an activist fighting for women’s rights and social change. Her relationship with George Crabtree becomes complicated due to various circumstances; eventually leaving Toronto for London so as to further her career and activism.

Georgina is a Canadian actress known for appearing in several shows and movies such as Pontypool, This Movie Is Broken Republic of Doyle and The L.A. Complex among many others.

FAQ: The Ultimate Guide To Your Questions

Q: When and How many Seasons did Murdoch Mysteries Begin?

A: Murdoch Mysteries first premiered on Citytv in 2008 and has been airing ever since. Since moving to CBC in 2013 the show has been renewed for 16th season which will premiere in 2022. As of December 2021 there have been 15 seasons and 234 episodes of Murdoch Mysteries airing so far.

Q: Are You Wondering If Murdoch Mysteries Is Based On Real Events?

A: Murdoch Mysteries is based on Maureen Jennings’ novels that introduced William Murdoch and his world. Though not an autobiographical story, its plot includes many historical figures and events from history such as Nikola Tesla, Arthur Conan Doyle, Winston Churchill, Jack the Ripper, Klondike Gold Rush and Great Toronto Fire.

Q: Where is Murdoch Mysteries set?

A: Murdoch Mysteries is shot on location throughout Ontario, Canada – such as Toronto, Hamilton, Cambridge, Guelph and St Marys – using various historical sites and buildings such as Casa Loma, Dundurn Castle Black Creek Pioneer Village and University of Toronto as filming locations.

Q: How Can I Watch Murdoch Mysteries?

A: Murdoch Mysteries can be found airing on both CBC in Canada and Acorn TV in the US, and streaming platforms or DVD releases in different regions around the globe. For more information about watching, visit their respective official websites.

Q: Are the Murdoch Mysteries suitable for children?

A: Murdoch Mysteries is rated TV-PG in both the United States and Canada, which means some content may not be suitable for children. The show deals with mature themes and topics such as murder, violence, sexuality, racism sexism social issues. There may also be scenes with blood, gore nudity or profanity – parents should use their discretion when watching it with children.

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