Murdoch Mysteries is developed and produced by Shaftesbury Films, produced for CBC television (Canada) and Alibi (UK).
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), a handsome young detective using radical forensic techniques, like fingerprinting and trace evidence, to solve some of the city’s most gruesome murders.
Creative Consultant/Characters Adapted from the Novels by
Christina Jennings, Cal Coons, Peter Mitchell, Scott Garvie.
Yannick Bisson as Detective William Murdoch
Hélène Joy as Dr. Julia Ogden
Thomas Craig as Inspector Brackenreid
Jonny Harris as Constable Crabtree