Motive (2013–2016)

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Liz Kerr, a member of a medieval LARP group, is murdered. Growing up in foster care, she lives as a free spirit and is dating several men. Who would have a motive for murder? Expect the unexpected.


Mathias Herndl


James Thorpe (developed by), Daniel Cerone (created by) | 2 more credits »


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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Kristin Lehman ... Detective Angie Flynn
Louis Ferreira ... Sergeant Oscar Vega
Brendan Penny ... Detective Brian Lucas
Lauren Holly ... Dr. Betty Rogers
Tommy Flanagan ... Jack Stoker
Tim Guinee ... Seth Armstrong
Merritt Patterson ... Liz Kerr
Matreya Fedor ... Rachel Armstrong
Juan Riedinger ... Ron Dacksell
David Lewis ... Sergeant Gavin Saunders
Joanna Cassidy ... Natalie Rodman
Kirsten Robek ... Dana Armstrong
Lucie Guest ... Fiona Murphy
Guy Christie ... Mason
Neil Webb ... Hide


The victim: twenty-three year old Liz Kerr, a product of the foster care system, a college graduate and currently a coffee house barista. The killer: Seth Armstrong, the father of Liz's friend and coworker Rachel Armstrong. Liz's dead body is found by her boyfriend Ron Dacksell in her apartment. The two participated in medieval live-action role play (LARP) battles, with Liz killed by the mace Ron used in those LARPs. The detectives have many people to contact for the investigation based on the number of people who Liz called or called Liz recently on her cell phone. They find that Liz was a free spirit and had many friends and lovers, about which she was open to all those involved except perhaps Ron, who probably thought they were exclusive. As such, Ron moves to the top of the suspect list as a potentially jealous boyfriend. The detectives also discover that everyone who knew Liz loved Liz, whether they be friends or lovers. In that friends category is Rachel, who seems to be the ... Written by Huggo

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2 August 2016 (Canada) See more »

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Kristin Lehman and Tim Gunnee were both in the short live "Strange World" tv show that was similar to X-Files. See more »


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