The few that have remained in the area are an eclectic bunch of misfits still struggling to reintegrate into the mainstream of society. Recently released from jail for charges of torture it appears that his murder was a revenge for his past cruelty. With a careless note scrawled in lipstick the only clue, Mike has to set aside his personal interest in the victim and strike the right note with Holly's dysfunctional band members: Slim Fingers, Waylon Strings and Jesse James. The bucolic coastal waters off Brokenwood support a thriving fishing industry. It carries sightseers and Christmas parties and often Hen Parties. Or can his death be linked to the words of the Bard himself? Before the credits roll in each feature length episode Shepherd will have his culprit, but with more red herrings than a Scandinavian canning factory, you'll be kept guessing right to the very end! The pair must learn how to put their stylistic differences aside and work effectively together.
Her Bridesmaids have organised a big day migrating from the township via the Cream Boat to the Tidal View Lodge where they stay overnight. Or can his death be linked to the words of the Bard himself? Was Ben Faulkner expended to create opportunity for another young rising star? Fee is floating semi-submerged downstream in her wedding dress and veil. Here the hero also has to investigate crimes. However, Mike detects there is 'something rotten in the state of Brokenwood' when he gets a whiff of a lethal poison. Kristin's knowledge of 'sign' comes in handy as the team works to solve this mystery. Now derelict, the spooky buildings provide a great hideout for local teenagers. Will it be a case of Mike finally meeting his match - in more ways than one? We will update this page with direct download links and all episodes.
When a young cast member of The Brokenwood Theatre Society collapses and dies at the end of a performance of Hamlet, the initial belief is that it was from natural causes. It would seem he was the victim of electrocution by Electroconvulsive Therapy. Like Agatha Christie's Poirot, Shepherd has his own rather 'unique' ways of unravelling the mystery, much to the exasperation of Sims. This is a young and very determined police officer Christine Sims. For all the time in the police, he has reached great heights and in his case the hero has no equal.
Description: The protagonist of the series is an experienced detective Mike shepherd. Darryn's reticence is partially explained by the fact that he is deaf. Was Ben Faulkner expended to create opportunity for another young rising star? And how did Jared end up playing the lead role? Or can his death be linked to the words of the Bard himself? Once there, the unconventional detective clashes with his by-the-book local partner. But then again it could have been a drunken accident - or, as Mike suspects, it is perhaps something less obvious. She also has a knack to get Mike to open up about some more personal things about himself.
Unfortunately it turns out to be her final gig. Professional tennis player, Ophelia Fee Marley, is one such lucky Hen. In doing so he uncovers a complex web of ego driven dissention amongst the troupe. At first it may seem a tragic drowning, a result perhaps of too much revelry, but Gina reveals she was in fact dead before she entered the river. Who does the hand belong to and are they still alive? And how did Jared end up playing the lead role? The following morning the Cream Boat returns to pick up the girls, but as the captain is about to dock a macabre and ethereal sight greets him.
The finger is pointed at the Keely family; fishermen for generations who are very protective of their patch. But one young couple freak-out when they stumble upon the body of an elderly man in the old hospital wing strapped to a gurney with electrodes connected to his temples. And how did Jared end up playing the lead role? And why is Best Man Darryn so reluctant to co-operate? And the volunteer fisheries officer seems to be a man who is doing God's work as much as protecting the. However, several of them are under the care of local psychotherapist Amy Curnow, whose expertise enables Mike to get a greater insight into the minds of these unique characters. When she is found electrocuted it appears to be a rock'n'roll suicide. When a young cast member of The Brokenwood Theatre Society collapses and dies at the end of a performance of Hamlet, the initial belief is that it was from natural causes.
Is this the suicide of a man guilty of his own wife's murder or is he the victim of foul play? This series begins when two fishermen find the body of a local farmer in the river, and Detective Inspector Mike Shepherd Neill Rea is sent to the small rural town of Brokenwood to investigate the death with local Detective Kristin Sims Fern Sutherland. . But what about the deceased's wife who was out at sea, out of cell phone range and out for a good time? Is he covering for his mate or is it something else entirely? How the characters work together and how much work they have to do will learn while watching the series. He'll also have to work with a partner. Could it be that our hero is taking a shine to Amy? Mike and the team focus on a group of ex-patients of Brokenwood Downes. In New Zealand, always on hearing the name of this man and everyone was surprised when they learned that such a talented detective from the big city returns to his homeland is not the big town of Broukenwood. Was Ben Faulkner expended to create opportunity for another young rising star? But when Jared discovers a severed human hand in a crayfish pot it appears to be harbouring something far more sinister.
The series debuted in 2014 on the Prime network in New Zealand. In this crime drama series, a quirky criminal investigator travels from the relatively bustle of Auckland to a small New Zealand town to help the local authorities solve a murder case. Mike's interrogation skills will be pitted against the smarts of this crack psychologist. The Brokenwood Mysteries season 2 episode 2 To Die Or Not To Die When a young cast member of The Brokenwood Theatre Society collapses and dies at the end of a performance of Hamlet, the initial belief is that it was from natural causes. And thanks to his kindness and sympathy shared with colleagues as in other matters during the interrogation and with the criminals he is easy to find. In doing so he uncovers a complex web of ego driven dissention amongst the troupe. The victim is Jakob Deschler who used to be the Superintendent of the asylum when it closed in 2011.