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The Brokenwood Mysteries 

Not Rated | | Crime, Drama, Mystery | TV Series (2014– )
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Detective Inspector Mike Shepherd arrives on assignment in Brokenwood, a small town where memories - and animosities - run deep.
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Series cast summary:
Neill Rea ...  Mike Shepherd / ... 20 episodes, 2014-2018
Fern Sutherland ...  Kristin Sims / ... 20 episodes, 2014-2018
Nic Sampson ...  D.C. Breen / ... 20 episodes, 2014-2018
Cristina Serban Ionda Cristina Serban Ionda ...  Gina / ... 20 episodes, 2014-2018
Elizabeth McRae Elizabeth McRae ...  Mrs. Marlowe 15 episodes, 2015-2018
Pana Hema Taylor ...  Jared Morehu / ... 14 episodes, 2014-2018
Colin Moy ...  Hughes 13 episodes, 2014-2018
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Detective Inspector Mike Shepherd is good at his job but bad with relationships. When he comes to the city of Brokenwood to solve a crime he falls in love with it and decides to stay, but soon Shepherd begins to collide with Detective Kristen Sims. Written by marcus-b1285

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

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Country:

New Zealand

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English

Release Date:

28 September 2014 (New Zealand) See more »

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The Brokenwood Mysteries See more »

Filming Locations:

Auckland, New Zealand

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South Pacific Pictures See more »
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Mike Shepherd drives a 1971 Holden Kingswood. See more »

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Clever New Zealand mystery with quirky characters
17 February 2017 | by PetalumaCASee all my reviews

Nicely produced, lighthearted detective murder show from New Zealand. The principal actors are really good and funny and the plots, although uneven from show to show, are usually very engaging. They run out of top acting talent pretty quickly as you move down the credits, but the show has a charm and look that carries it along. Great scenery and, for us Northern Hemisphere viewers, a fun look into how folks in the Antipodes do it.

The photography, in particular, is really nice and gives the show a great sense of place. The two principal actors, Neill Rea and Fern Sutherland, are very good and the supporting cast, if a bit one dimension, are fun to watch as well.

A fun 90 minutes of engaging Kiwi cops.


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