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Houdini and Doyle 

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.
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Series cast summary:
Michael Weston ...  Harry Houdini 10 episodes, 2016
Stephen Mangan ...  Arthur Conan Doyle 10 episodes, 2016
Rebecca Liddiard ...  Adelaide Stratton / ... 10 episodes, 2016
Emily Carey ...  Mary Conan Doyle 6 episodes, 2016
Noah Jupe ...  Kingsley Conan Doyle 5 episodes, 2016
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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.

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A world-famous magician. A legendary detective writer. Catching killers is elementary to them.


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13 March 2016 (UK) See more »

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Trivia

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 »

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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 »

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Excellent, no other words to explain these series
30 May 2016 | by iPenguinzSee all my reviews

This series are by far, the most amazing and interesting ones. I literally watched the whole 10 episodes nonstop in a row, and I'm proud of it. My eyes just lighted up when I saw the Season 1, and I've to say that I want more! That's mainly why I'm writing this review, because I want and need more! I've come addicted to these TV series, and I love it! I simply loved the "Episode 3: In Manus Dei", the drama on it actually made me cry, and I don't cry much on drama movies, or drama TV series, but this one got me good. I'm currently watching Person Of Interest, but it's ending on Season 5, which I'm currently on (waiting for further episodes) and I need other series to watch. Houdini and Doyle sounds just right type of series to fill that empty space!


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