TIL Detective Watts on Murdoch Mysteries is played by Daniel Maslany, the younger brother of Tatiana Maslany, the star of Orphan Black. Archived. Four in the Morning was cancelled after just one season—I think it was just a little ahead of its time—but it freed up Maslany to play Detective Watts on Murdoch Mysteries. [28], On May 12, 2020, CBC announced season 14 of Murdoch Mysteries. DM: Yeah, I was as surprised, probably, as people will be watching the episode reading it, because this was all news to me, and with each more dramatic-leaning episode that I’ve had for Watts, I’m learning more about his backstory, and part of me, the nervous, scared actor me, wonders, ‘Oh, is this the same guy?’ and ‘Does this make sense that he would be so quirky and distracted and out of it if he’s had such a tragic past?’. He is a little hard to get a handle on with regard to what he’s going to say next— a bit of a loose cannon with little in regards to social graces. I think it was also the most maybe grown-up role I’d ever played? Rather than working out plans and puzzles on a blackboard, Watts prefers to pound the street on investigations, working from the outside in, gathering evidence and applying his laser-focused analytical skills to zero in on the guilty parties. What can you say about Watts’ journey for the rest of this season? The 2012 season web series The Murdoch Effect featured a time travel plotline in which William Murdoch suddenly found himself transported to the 21st century, and had to solve a case with eerie parallels to one he was investigating in his own timeline. Instead of being a man of the church, Watts is a man of the street. Murdoch Mysteries airs Mondays at 8 p.m. on CBC. Status of Cable & Streaming TV Shows (A-D), Soap Opera Ratings for the 2020-21 Season (updated 10/31/20), CBS 2019-20 Season Ratings (updated 10/29/20). [17] On March 4, 2015, CBC renewed Murdoch Mysteries for a ninth season. 1 was introduced during Season 10 and shows the opposite of the character of Detective Murdoch. Developer Graham’s comment at the end of Season 10 that “I’ve heard at least one of your loyal constables is dead,” left Murdoch Mysteries fans in fear that it might be George. His non verbals were superb and quite instrumental in fleshing out both the character and the experience. People don’t realize how much homework can go into making a TV show, and you did a lot of it for this episode. This episode speaks to the versatility and depth of a very young and competent actor. I really want an episode where Watts is the main detective and Murdoch does some of the side stuff. 7. [13] One big fan of the show was Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, who agreed to play a small role in one of that season's episodes. Status of ABC TV Shows, Viewer Votes Ranking for the 2020-21 Network TV Shows, NBC 2020-21 Season Ratings (updated 11/02/20), CBS 2020-21 Season Ratings (updated 11/02/20), ABC 2020-21 Season Ratings (updated 11/02/20), FOX 2020-21 Season Ratings (updated 11/02/20), Cancelled or Renewed? So when Watts veers into more of an antagonistic realm, it’s fun seeing them be upset about that, because he’s not always super nice to Murdoch but obviously that’s the fun of it. [12] In August 2010, it was announced that there would be a fourth season. Investigating where the old winery used to be located. Privacy Policy. Maslany has been a wonderful addition to this show; when he first appeared, I thought that maybe he was slightly Asperger-like, with his high intelligence but lack of social skills and filter. Can’t wait to see what they get into next. Det. Christina Jennings approached Kirstine Stewart, executive vice-president of CBC's English services, about continuing the series, and she felt that "a home at CBC made absolute sense".

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