On television, the Murdoch Mysteries phenomenon began with a series of three Films produced by Shaftesbury Films in 2004. These films starred Peter Outerbridge as William Murdoch, Keeley Hawes as Julia Ogden, Colm Meaney as Thomas Brackenreid and Matthew MacFadzean as George Crabtree.
All three were based directly on novels by Maureen Jennings.
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|Poor Tom Is Cold
||September 12, 2004
|When Constable Oliver Wicken is found shot through the head in the basement of an abandoned house, everyone but Detective Murdoch seems satisfied to put it down to suicide.