Shoot the Messenger
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Shoot the Messenger
First Aired: October 10th, 2016
Status: Ended
Air Time: Monday, 09:00 PM
Network: CBC (CA)
Summary: A young journalist who, while working on her first murder case, becomes embroiled in a web of urban gangs, the political class, corporate power-brokers and the police.
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# of Episodes: 8
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Season 1
Beginner's Luck
Episode 1: Beginner's Luck
Air Date: October 10th, 2016, 09:00 PM
Summary: When reporter Daisy Channing arrives to meet a source with “something big” to tell her, gunfire erupts, wounding her source and killing his friend. A parallel investigation into the murder begins, one spearheaded by homicide Detective Kevin Lutz and the other led by Daisy. As they dig deeper, it becomes clear that several well-connected people know much more than they’re saying.
There Will Be Blood
Episode 2: There Will Be Blood
Air Date: October 17th, 2016, 09:00 PM
Summary: After recovering from the attack in Hassan's apartment, Daisy investigates the identities of the people in the now-missing photo. The Attorney General launches its investigation into police corruption, and retaliation for the death of Khaalid results in the death of a young girl.
I Shall Be Released
Episode 3: I Shall Be Released
Air Date: October 24th, 2016, 09:00 PM
Summary: Daisy and Simon learn some shocking information about Orlandio Spence and Judge Reeves, while Lutz is forced to work with the Guns and Gangs unit. Daisy spirals downwards after witnessing a second murder that is also connected to Hassan. Feeling alone and discarded, her drinking reveals the real source of her fears.
Careful What You Pray For
Episode 4: Careful What You Pray For
Air Date: October 31st, 2016, 09:00 PM
Summary: Daisy and Simon track down more details about the photo of Orlandio and Judge Reeves, and their investigation leads to an even more shocking discovery. Khaallif is arrested during a Guns and Gangs raid and Hassan goes on the run.
Strange Bedfellows
Episode 5: Strange Bedfellows
Air Date: November 14th, 2016, 09:00 PM
Summary: Daisy and Lutz’s paths converge while investigating a new suspect in the murder of Khaalid, and Judge Reeves resigns from the Commission. They work together in order to track down the suspect, and Daisy decides to "get honest" with Lutz about the substance abuse in her past. Simon makes the connection between Lawson’s big development project, the super jail, and Attorney General Sam Charles.
News Travels Fast
Episode 6: News Travels Fast
Air Date: November 21st, 2016, 09:00 PM
Summary: Daisy and Lutz rekindle their relationship, while Simon uncovers some information linking Lawson to a mafia family. Hassan returns to the city in order to sell the video on Khaalid’s phone to the highest bidder.
Darkness Comes to Light
Episode 7: Darkness Comes to Light
Air Date: November 28th, 2016, 09:00 PM
Summary: News of the cellphone video and Hassan’s death breaks courtesy of Ruckus 24/7, and the Gazette has to kick into high gear to get their side of the story out! Sam approves Lawson’s Superjail project in order to get the phone, but discovers an unexpected party wanting to control him.
Full Circle
Episode 8: Full Circle
Air Date: December 5th, 2016, 09:00 PM
Summary: The injunction against printing her story pushes a furious Daisy to make some bad decisions. New evidence confirms Daisy’s and Lutz suspicions, and they work together to reveal the truth about the murders.