9:30pm Friday, January 18 on Prime
In this re-imagining of the original series, Kristin Kreuk stars as Detective Catherine Chandler, a smart, no-nonsense homicide detective with a tragic past and New Zealander Jay Ryan as Vincent, a veteran with a dark secret. As a teenager Catherine witnessed the murder of her mother, she would have died too but someone saved her. Years later, Catherine working alongside her police partner Tess, discovers a clue whilst investigating a murder that leads her to a handsome doctor named Vincent Keller, reportedly killed by enemy fire while serving in Afghanistan in 2002. She discovers that it was Vincent who saved her those many years before, but he has been in hiding for the past 10 years because when enraged becomes a terrifying beast. Catherine agrees to protect his identity in return for any insight he may have into her mother’s murder thus beginning a complex relationship between the two, both powerfully drawn to each other yet aware of the extreme danger their connection may cause.