At the turn of the 20th century the Metropolitan Police were overwhelmed with bizarre cases so they turned to outsiders including Houdini and Doyle, who collaborated with New Scotland Yard on some unsolved and inexplicable crimes.
A world-famous magician. A legendary detective writer. Catching killers is elementary to them.
Did You Know?
In this show Michael Weston
portrays Harry Houdini, who works with (then-Dr.) Arthur Conan Doyle to solve murder cases in turn-of-the-20th-Century England. Michael Weston
has made two guest appearances on Elementary
(2012). That show portrays modern, New-York-City-based versions of the characters Sherlock Holmes and (originally John) Watson, both of whom were created by the real Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. See more
The series presents Houdini as a playboy. He was married in 1894 and his wife Bess accompanied him on most of his tours, especially in Europe. See more