Alliance/BBC / 1x120m-e 61x60m-e / 1994-97
Creator: Paul Haggis / Executive Producers: Paul Haggis, Jeff King, Kathy Slevin
Crime drama series. Super straight mountie Benton Fraser finds himself working in Chicago where he is teamed up with a detective Ray Vecchio.Fraser had a pet husky dog called Diefenbaker who just happened to be deaf but was able to lip read. Following the end of the second season the show was cancelled but thanks to overseas sales (especially the BBC in the UK) the show rose phoenix like for one more season.
With:- PAUL GROSS as Con Benton Fraser / DAVID MARCIANO as Det Ray Vecchio / CALLUM KEITH RENNIE as Det Stanley ‘Ray’ Kawalski / BEAU STARR as Lt Harding Welsh / RAMONA MILANO as Francesco Vecchio / TONY CRAIG as Det Jack Huey / TOM MELISSIS as Det Thomas E. Dewey