Drama

Frankie Drake Mysteries

Now available in PBS Passport. Set in 1920s Toronto, the series follows the adventures of Frankie Drake (Lauren Lee Smith) and her partner Trudy Clarke (Chantel Riley) at Drake Private Detectives, the city’s only all-female detective agency, as they find themselves fighting crime in the age of flyboys, gangsters, rum-runners, and speakeasies.

Counterpunch

43m 53s

Frankie goes under cover as a boxer as part of a plan to take down a corrupt cop.

Episodes

  • A Sunshine State of Mind: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    A Sunshine State of Mind

    S3 E10 - 43m 53s

    Frankie and team must out-con a conman who's stolen money from Nora and Mildred.

  • A History of Violins: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    A History of Violins

    S3 E9 - 43m 53s

    When a priceless violin is stolen, the Drake Detective Agency tracks down the culprit.

  • Ward of the Roses: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Ward of the Roses

    S3 E8 - 43m 53s

    The detectives investigate a fire-bombing at the campaign office of a female politician.

  • Out on a Limb: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Out on a Limb

    S3 E7 - 43m 53s

    When a showgirl dies, Frankie's investigation leads her to go under cover as a server at a mermaid-themed nightclub.

  • Life on the Line: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Life on the Line

    S3 E6 - 43m 53s

    When a toy store owner is the target of a harassment campaign, the gang goes under cover at a telephone exchange to nab the culprit.

  • Things Better Left Dead: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Things Better Left Dead

    S3 E5 - 43m 53s

    Frankie concocts a chilling ruse to expose a man who claims he can speak to the dead.

  • A Brother in Arms: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    A Brother in Arms

    S3 E4 - 43m 53s

    Frankie's floored when a man claiming to be her half-brother shows up at the agency begging her to help his wrongly imprisoned friend.

  • School Ties, School Lies: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    School Ties, School Lies

    S3 E3 - 43m 53s

    To find the killer of a beloved teacher at a swanky private school, Frankie enlists the help of a precocious student.

  • Counterpunch: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Counterpunch

    S3 E2 - 43m 53s

    Frankie goes under cover as a boxer as part of a plan to take down a corrupt cop.

  • No Friends Like Old Friends: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    No Friends Like Old Friends

    S3 E1 - 43m 54s

    After her wartime friend goes missing in London, Frankie must work with Agatha Christie to uncover the reason behind the disappearance.

Extras + Features

  • Season 4 Preview: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Season 4 Preview

    S4 - 30s

    From the wilderness to the world of high society, from an underground cabaret to a candy factory, Frankie Drake and Trudy Clarke investigate murders, kidnappings, heists and poisonings. Morality officer Mary Shaw snoops through police files and hears non-civilian discussions, while Flo Chakowitz lends a hand with autopsy reports, science experiments, and her newly acquired medical skills.

Schedule

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    Frankie Drake Mysteries

    A History of Violins

    Thursday
    Aug 5

    1 Hour

    When a priceless violin is stolen, the Drake Detective Agency tracks down the culprit.
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    Frankie Drake Mysteries: TVSS: Iconic

    Frankie Drake Mysteries

    A History of Violins

    Saturday
    Aug 7

    1 Hour

    When a priceless violin is stolen, the Drake Detective Agency tracks down the culprit.
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    Frankie Drake Mysteries: TVSS: Iconic

    Frankie Drake Mysteries

    A Sunshine State of Mind

    Thursday
    Aug 12

    1 Hour

    Frankie and team must outcon a conman who's stolen money from Nora and Mildred.
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    Frankie Drake Mysteries: TVSS: Iconic

    Frankie Drake Mysteries

    A Sunshine State of Mind

    Saturday
    Aug 14

    1 Hour

    Frankie and team must outcon a conman who's stolen money from Nora and Mildred.

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