Ms. Fisher’s Modern Murder Mysteries: episode guide

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Episode 1.02
Thu, February 28, 2019 (8:30-10:30, Seven)
333,000 viewers (20th)
Written by Jo Martino and Deb Cox
Directed by Kevin Carlin

When a pop star singer and his back-up singer are electrocuted during their surf-inspired spot on a TV music show, Peregrine's ex-boyfriend, Eric, is under suspicion for their deaths.


  • Geraldine Hakewell as Peregrine Fisher
  • Joel Jackson as Detective James Steed
  • Catherine McClements as Birdie Birnside
  • Toby Truslove as Samuel Birnside
  • Louisa Mignone as Violetta Fellini
  • Greg Stone as Chief Inspector Sparrow
  • Katie Robertson as Constable Fleur Connor
  • Heather Mitchell as Edwina Maddox
  • James Mason as Eric Wild
  • Dominic Allburn as Billy Carson
  • Mark Cassamento as Carlo Liotti
  • Dave Lawson as Freddy Miles
  • Georgia Chara as Julie Thomas
  • Peter Callan as Alex Blackman
  • Stephen Madsen as Duane Gordon
  • Zima Anderson as Gidget Mitchell
  • Arthur Giamalidis as Mafia Man
  • Doug Lyons as Floor Manager
  • Lena Fiszman as Maisy
  • Noel Mason as Ventriloquist
  • Joanna Millett as Singing Fan