Murdoch Mysteries - The TV Series

Murdoch Mysteries is developed and produced by Shaftesbury Films, produced for CBC television (Canada) and Alibi (UK), distributed by ITV Studios Global (Tobias de Graaf), and with the assistance of the Canadian Film or Video Production Tax Credit, the Ontario Film and Television Tax Credit and the Canadian Television Fund.

The series is filmed in Toronto.

Set in 1895 Toronto, Murdoch Mysteries is a one hour drama series that explores the intriguing world of William Murdoch (Yannick Bisson, Sue Thomas F.B. Eye), a handsome young detective using radical forensic techniques, like fingerprinting and trace evidence, to solve some of the city’s most gruesome murders.


  • Yannick Bisson as Detective William Murdoch
  • Hélène Joy as Dr. Julia Ogden
  • Georgina Reilly as Dr Emily Grace
  • Thomas Craig as Inspector Brackenreid
  • Jonny Harris as Constable Crabtree

Executive Producers

Christina Jennings, Cal Coons, Peter Mitchell, Scott Garvie.


Stephen Montgomery


Julie Lacey, Shane Kinnear

Creative Consultant/Characters Adapted from the Novels by

Maureen Jennings

Executive Story Editor

Paul Aitkin