Based on the award-winning Québec series of the same name, 19-2 is a richly-nuanced and character-driven drama surrounding the daily lives of two unwilling partners of the Montreal Police Department, Officers Nick Barron and Ben Chartier.
BLUE BLOODS is a drama about a multi-generational family of cops dedicated to New York City law enforcement.
When viewers first met Richard Castle -- a famous mystery novelist and divorced father raising his teenage daughter, while being kept grounded by his Broadway diva mother -- he was creatively blocked. But when the NYPD questioned him in connection with a series of murders staged to imitate crime scenes from his books, Castle found inspiration in NYPD Detective Kate Beckett, a bright and aggressive homicide detective with a fascination for odd and offbeat cases stemming from the years-old unsolved murder of her own mother. Though they instantly clashed, sparks of another sort began to fly, leading both to danger and a hint of romance as Castle stepped in to help find the copycat killer. Once that initial case was solved, Castle and Beckett continued to investigate strange homicides in New York, combining Castle's writer intuition and Beckett's creative detective work.
COLD JUSTICE follows two top-notch female investigators as they dig into small town murder cases that have lingered for years without answers or closure - Kelly Siegler, a Texas prosecutor for 21 years who has successfully tried 68 murder cases, and Yolanda McClary, a crime scene investigator who worked more than 7,000 cases in her 26 years in the Las Vegas Police Department. The two put their vast knowledge and experience to work helping local law-enforcement officers and families of violent-crime victims get to the truth.
Criminal Minds is a suspense thriller about an elite squad of FBI profilers who analyze the country's most twisted criminal minds, anticipating their next move before they strike again. Each member of the team brings their own area of expertise to the table as they pinpoint predators' motivations and identify their emotional triggers in order to stop them.
The explosive rivalry between brothers J.R. and Bobby now lives on through another generation, with the future of the family fortune in the hands of the Ewing offspring: cousins John Ross Ewing, the son of J.R. and ex-wife Sue Ellen, and Christopher Ewing, the adopted son of Bobby.
Season 3 finds the Ewings on top, having vanquished Cliff Barnes and taken over his company. The Ewings are united, but solidarity among them can only last for so long as conflict quickly arises amount them. As the betrayals mount, the arrival of a mysterious stranger puts everyone’s plans at risk.
The Strategic Response Unit (SRU) is an elite branch of tactical cops who specialize in high-risk critical incidents. Trained in tactics and psychology, they deal with extreme situations, where split-second decisions could save a life… or cost one. Season 4 relentlessly forces Team One to face tough questions: What would you risk for love, for passion, for duty? How far would you go, to do the right thing?
Season 2 of GRACELAND takes viewers back inside the California beachfront house dubbed Graceland, inhabited by six undercover agents who live alternate lives outside its walls.
A beautiful young woman, falsely accused of a vicious crime is sentenced to a life in prison. In exchange for her freedom, she is forced to join "Section One"; the most covert of all anti-terrorist organizations...with them she is trained to be a seductive spy and lethal assassin.
Martin Odum lives a life in shadows, but he is the one that’s in the dark. Odum has the uncanny ability to transform himself into a completely different person for each job, transforming from a Serbian extremist to a corrupt Chicago police officer overnight. However, he begins to question his own identity when a mysterious stranger suggests that he isn’t the man he believes himself to be. LEGENDS stars Sean Bean as Martin Odum, an undercover agent working for the FBI’s Deep Cover Operations (DCO) division. Ali Larter stars as Crystal McGuire, a fellow operative who has a history with Martin.
The Integrated Investigative Bureau (IIB) team moves forward professionally and personally as crime-solving telepath Toby Logan (Craig Olejnik) advances in his policing skills to become an even more effective member of the elite crime-solving unit, while Sgt. Michelle McCluskey (Lauren Lee Smith) struggles to balance motherhood with her career. Complicating matters further is the return of Supervising Inspector Brian Becker (Anthony Lemke, LOST GIRL), whose unfinished business with Toby from Season 1 jeopardizes the success of the IIB team. In addition to new leadership, Alex Kendrick (Natalie Krill, ROOKIE BLUE) joins the team as a forensics technician. Her savvy doesn’t go unnoticed by Dev, who is thrilled to have an attractive new colleague and collaborator.
Toby also contends with the new status of his romantic life this season. Having moved in with crime reporter Tia Tremblay (Melanie Scrofano, BEING ERICA), he treads a fine line between being too open about his work and holding back, while Tia begins to look into his mysterious past. And Toby’s best friend, Oz Bey (Ennis Esmer), steps away from hospital administration and the world of EMS to take care of people in new ways – as the owner of popular gastropub Pasazade.
The Mentalist centres on Patrick Jane, a well-known former television psychic who, after being exposed as a fraud, uses his very real abilities as a mentalist to help the California Bureau of Investigation solve crimes. As a mentalist, Patrick uses his highly-developed skills of observation, deduction and manipulation to aid the Serious Crimes unit. He’s charismatic, if a bit odd - an edgy, modern Sherlock Holmes whose controversial methods often cross the line, but ultimately prove him right.
A select team in the FBI take on bizarre and perplexing missing person cases.
Season 2 of MOTIVE stays true to form with its signature teaser, introducing the audience to both the killer and the victim at the start of each episode. It’s a unique twist that allows the viewer to actively follow along with the show and the detectives, as they put the pieces together to solve the ‘whydunit’ rather than the ‘whodunit.’
Homicide detective Angie Flynn (Kristin Lehman) is as determined as ever, and her pursuit for justice never falters. Her partner, Detective Oscar Vega (Louis Ferreira), continues to be her rock with his no-nonsense attitude and unconditional support. Detective Brian Lucas (Brendan Penny) is no longer the rookie at the station, a role he’s happy to hand over to the very keen and ambitious Officer Wendy Sung (Valerie Tian). While Lucas maintains his sincere and earnest attitude, he finds himself challenged as his personal and professional lives start to collide. Sung becomes an enthusiastic new colleague for Lucas, yet this new working relationship causes him to question his own values.
A new Team Commander shakes up the station with his hands-on approach. Confident and charismatic Mark Cross (Warren Christie), the bullpen’s new sergeant, shares a mysterious and strained connection with Angie, a connection she would prefer to leave in the past. As she attempts to keep the details of their relationship out of her professional life, she jeopardizes the trust she shares – and relies on – with Vega. She finds herself leaning on medical examiner Dr. Betty Rogers (Lauren Holly), and must find a way to work with Cross, even if it means confronting the truth – and the secret that drove them apart years ago.
Taye Diggs stars as Terry English, a homicide detective who is dealing with his wife's terminal illness. For Terry, being a cop is his one chance to live right and "do good," and the job keeps him focused and off the sadness that preoccupies his thoughts. Canadian actress Kathleen Robertson will portray Hildy Mulligan, Terry's partner, who is described as self-assured and sexy without knowing it. She's divorced with a young daughter and a fearless detective who is keenly aware that her partner is grappling with a difficult situation.
THE PEOPLE'S COUCH, a 10-episode, half-hour reality series, features eight viewing groups of avid TV fans reacting to, and deliberating on, the buzziest shows of the past week.
Eccentric Dr. Daniel Pierce is one of the foremost experts in neurological disorders and unusual mental states…and is also a schizophrenic. Pierce consults on complex FBI cases which appear to be the work of disturbed minds. With an intimate knowledge of human behaviour and a masterful understanding of the mind, this quirky, crime-solving doctor pulls lessons from an odd and imaginative view of the world.
A former CIA operative is recruited by an enigmatic billionaire to prevent violent crimes.
RUSH is a drama series centring on Dr. William Rush (Tom Ellis), who is not your average on-call doctor. He’s not attached to any hospital and is highly discreet no matter what the ailment, as long as the client can pay his cash-only premium. And this doctor can party with the best of them. He has no desire to change his life or how he lives it, until an old flame and his conscience begin to stir things up.
A medical drama with a twist, Season 1 of SAVING HOPE followed Dr. Alex Reid (Erica Durance), as she struggled to save the life of her comatose fiancé, Chief of Surgery Dr. Charlie Harris (Michael Shanks). While in a coma, Charlie found himself talking to the dead and nearly-dead – and it changed him, as a man and as a doctor. Now in Season 2, Charlie is awake and he's still seeing spirits. This season, Charlie battles to free himself of his connection to the spirit world, as it threatens to destroy his relationship with Alex, his career, and even his life. Meanwhile, the doctors of Hope Zion Hospital, including new Chief of Staff Dr. Joel Goran (Daniel Gillies), continue to solve medical mysteries, perform heroic surgeries, and navigate complicated – and racy - relationships.
Picking up from a climactic Season 3 finale, The Pearson Specter offices are short a staff member since Mike Ross left the law practice to protect his friends, and himself, from the lie he has been living.
UNFORGETTABLE stars Poppy Montgomery as Carrie Wells, an enigmatic former police detective with a rare condition that makes her memory so flawless that every place, every conversation, every moment of joy and every heartbreak is forever embedded in her mind. It’s not just that she doesn’t forget anything – she can’t – except for one thing: the day her sister was murdered years ago. Since then, Carrie has tried to put her past behind her, but she’s unexpectedly reunited with her ex-boyfriend and partner, NYPD Detective Al Burns (Dylan Walsh), when she consults on a homicide case. His squad includes Det. Mike Costello (Michael Gaston), Al’s right-hand man; Detective Roe Saunders (Kevin Rankin), the team’s resourceful and sarcastic junior member; Detective Nina Inara (Daya Vaidya), a sassy, street-smart cop; and Joanne Webster, the department’s brilliant, acerbic medical examiner. Surprisingly for Carrie, being back on the job after a break feels right. Despite her conflicted feelings for Al, she decides to permanently join his unit as a detective solving homicides – most notably, the unsolved murder of her sister. All she needs to do is remember.
Bell Media's bravoFACT (Foundation to Assist Canadian Talent) was established in 1995 by the national specialty channel bravo. The foundation is the largest funder of short films in Canada having supported over 1,500 short-form projects across the country.