“Houdini & Doyle” is premiering tonight. What is it all about? Here is a rundown of the details on what to expect, when to watch it, the cast members and storyline.
“Houdini & Doyle” is a mystery drama with Harry Houdini played by Michael Weston and Stephen Mangan playing the role of Arthur Conan Doyle. They will team up with Stephen Mangan who play the role of Arthur Conan Doyle. They are also joined by Rebecca Liddiard, who plays Adelaide Stratton. They will be working together to investigate unsolved crimes that have a thread of supernatural elements running through them, reports Washington Post.
At the turn of the 20th century, the bizarre cases overwhelmed the police so they had to seek the help of the outsiders, Doyle and Houdini for solving some inexplicable problems in collaboration with the Scotland Yard, as reported by IMDB.
Arthur Conan Doyle is the superstitious one. He has a lot of beliefs concerning the paranormal. However, Houdini seems to rebuff his idea. With their contrasting personalities, it remains to be seen how they wll work together to solve the crime on Fox Television.
It is a new series that is to begin tonight. Set in London, during 1901, the show is a mix and match of the fantastic versus the rational. Agent Mulder believes people must accept the existence of something bigger and better. “Houdini and Doyle” is a British-Canadian-American presentation.
Earlier to this there have been lots of unlikely partners who have teamed on the small screen. You can now add this new show of Houdini and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle to the list. The escape artists and the authors were actually good friends in life.
“Houdini & Doyle” premieres it today on May 2 on Fox at 9 P.M.