From Cassandra Szklarski of the Canadian Press:
- Cops and mental health issues collide in CBC’s Toronto-set series ‘Cracked’
Damaged but brilliant cops seem to be a staple of prime time procedurals these days, but few TV detectives appear as unhinged as CBC’s latest anti-hero on “Cracked.” Faced with a suicidal knife-wielding assailant, Det. Aiden Black puts a gun to his own temple in a bid to calm the rattled guy down. Read more.
From Melissa Hank of Postmedia News:
- TV Tuesday
Who knew playing poker could help when it comes to shaking down perps? David Sutcliffe, known to Gilmore Girls fans as Roryâ€™s dad Christopher, debuts as Det. Aidan Black on CBCâ€™s new crime drama Cracked on Tuesday (9 p.m.). And, the former World Poker Tour player says, his background in the game helped stack the cards in his favour. Read more.