Hudson & Rex

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Hudson & Rex
HudsonPoster.jpg
Genre
Directed by
  • Felipe Rodriguez
  • Alison Reid
  • John Vatcher
StarringJohn Reardon
Mayko Nguyen
Kevin Hanchard
Justin Kelly
Country of originCanada
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons5
No. of episodes74
Production
Executive producers
  • Oliver Bachert
  • Scott Garvie
  • Friedemann Goez
  • Paul Pope
  • Nataline Rodrigues
  • John Reardon
  • Ken Cuperus (Showrunner)
Running time44 mins.[1]
Production companiesShaftesbury
Pope Productions
Beta Film
Release
Original networkCitytv
Picture formatHDTV 1080i
Audio formatStereo
Original releaseMarch 25, 2019 (2019-03-25) –
present
Chronology
RelatedInspector Rex

Hudson & Rex is a Canadian police procedural drama television series, based on the Austrian-Italian drama Kommissar Rex, and it premiered on Citytv on March 25, 2019. Filming commenced in October 2018, with ongoing production in St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador.[2]

On May 30, 2019, Shaftesbury and Pope Productions announced Citytv had renewed for season two,[3][4] and was scheduled for the 2019–2020 season.[5] Season two premiered on September 24, 2019.[6]

In June 2020, it was announced on Breakfast Television that season three would begin production sometime in July, ensuring to work within provincial public health guidelines in respect to the COVID-19 pandemic in Canada.[7][8] Season three premiered on January 5, 2021.[9] At the conclusion of the final season three episode, April 20, 2021, cast members announced that season four had been approved and filming would begin shortly. On September 15, 2021 it was announced that season four was set to premiere on October 7, 2021, bumped up from the original release date of October 21, 2021.[10] Season 5 was later confirmed, set to release in October 2022.[11]

Premise[edit]

Detective Charlie Hudson is a Major Crimes detective of the fictional St. John's Police Department. He is partnered with Rex, a multi-scent trained German Shepherd with an excellent ear for unique sounds. Hudson grew up reading mystery novels and as a result always wanted to be a police detective.[12] He is partnered with Rex after Rex's K9 human partner, Constable Grace Lindsay, was killed pursuing a kidnapper and Rex was scheduled to be euthanized.[13] Rex's keen nose and ears are instrumental in helping Detective Hudson advance the investigations in each episode. The duo receives assistance from Superintendent Donovan, Forensics Chief Truong, and IT Specialist Mills every episode in gathering and interpreting evidence.

The first season begins some time after Hudson has arrived back in St. John's, his hometown, following a divorce from his wife.[14] The first case for the series is a kidnapping. Most of the episodes case different murders, each with unique twists. The background story of the teaming of Hudson and Rex is presented as the season three premiere episode.

Cast[edit]

  • John Reardon as Detective Charlie Hudson, Rex’s partner
  • Mayko Nguyen as Chief of Forensics Sarah Truong
  • Kevin Hanchard as Superintendent Joseph Donovan
  • Justin Kelly as IT Specialist Jesse Mills
  • Diesel vom Burgimwald as Rex
  • Raven Dauda as Sergeant Jan Renley, Rex's police trainer (seasons 1, 2 & 5)

Episodes[edit]

SeasonEpisodesOriginally aired
First airedLast aired
113March 25, 2019 (2019-03-25)July 25, 2019 (2019-07-25)
219September 24, 2019 (2019-09-24)March 24, 2020 (2020-03-24)
316January 5, 2021 (2021-01-05)April 20, 2021 (2021-04-20)
416October 7, 2021 (2021-10-07)April 19, 2022 (2022-04-19)
520September 25, 2022 (2022-09-25)TBA

Seasons one and two combined have a total of 32 episodes according to distributor Beta.[15] Season one filmed a total of 16 episodes but the last 3 episodes of season one became the first 3 episodes of season two. Season two also filmed 16 episodes.[16] This unusual result means there are 19 episodes to be shown as season two.

Season 1 (2019)[edit]

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air date [17]Prod.
code
Canada viewers
11"The Hunt"[18]Alison ReidKen CuperusMarch 25, 2019 (2019-03-25)101222,000[19]
Hudson and Rex must track down a kidnapped girl before it's too late.
22"Fearless Freaks"Felipe RodriguezKen CuperusApril 1, 2019 (2019-04-01)102297,000[20]
Hudson and Rex investigate the death of a parkour daredevil.
33"Haunted by the Past"Felipe RodriguezPaul Aitken & Simon McNabbApril 8, 2019 (2019-04-08)103240,000[21]
The body of a woman who may be linked to a cold case is found in a graveyard.
44"School Daze"Alison ReidKen Cuperus & Celeste ParrApril 15, 2019 (2019-04-15)104320,000[22]
Jesse goes under cover to investigate the death of a controversial university professor.
55"The Pet Sitter"Alison ReidJohn CallaghanApril 22, 2019 (2019-04-22)105404,000[23]
Charlie and Rex investigate the death of a pet sitter.
66"Murder, She Thought"Alison ReidKen Cuperus & Laura HarbinApril 29, 2019 (2019-04-29)106N/A
Hudson and Rex investigate a string of recent deaths at a retirement home.
77"Trial and Error"John VatcherJohn CallaghanJune 13, 2019 (2019-06-13)107N/A
Sarah finds herself in the middle of a hostage situation at a medical testing lab that stores lethal viruses. When the team realizes there's no way inside without aggravating the gunman, Charlie sends Rex in to monitor the situation.
88"Fast Eddie's"John VatcherAvrum JacobsonJune 20, 2019 (2019-06-20)108N/A
After a reviled restaurateur´s food truck explodes, killing one of his employees, Charlie and Rex find themselves with a few too many suspects. A flirtation has Charlie torn between a possible new love and Rex's reaction.
99"The Mourning Show"Felipe RodriquezMary PedersenJune 27, 2019 (2019-06-27)109N/A
Charlie investigates the host of a local morning show after her media mogul husband is suddenly found dead.
1010"Art of Darkness"John VatcherJessie GabeJuly 4, 2019 (2019-07-04)110N/A
Sarah, Charlie and Rex are introduced to the world of high art after the murder of an art gallery curator during a robbery at the gallery.
1111"Bad Water Rising"John VatcherJessie GabeJuly 11, 2019 (2019-07-11)111N/A
When an activist is killed during a break-and-enter at a water bottling plant, all evidence points towards his partner-in-crime, but Charlie and Rex aren’t convinced.
1212"A Cult Education"Sherren LeeDerek SchreyerJuly 18, 2019 (2019-07-18)112580,000[24]
When Superintendent Donovan's ex, a recovering addict, wakes up with blood on her hands and a dead roommate in her apartment, the team moves quickly, finding there's more to the story.
1313"The Rex Files"Sherren LeeJessie GabeJuly 25, 2019 (2019-07-25)113626,000[25]
When a deadly car accident leads Charlie and Rex to investigate reports of a mysterious blue light in the sky, they discover the truth is more science than fiction.

Season 2 (2019–20)[edit]

No.
overall
No. in
season
TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air date [26]Prod.
code
Canada viewers
141"A Man of Consequence"Felipe RodriquezKen Cuperus and Avrum JacobsonSeptember 24, 2019 (2019-09-24)114247,000[27]
Charlie and Rex discover a wanted criminal (David Hewlett) has been living under a fake identity in St. John's for the past 20 years and end up in the cross-hairs when the man's past catches up with him.
152"Over Ice"Felipe RodriquezCéleste ParrOctober 1, 2019 (2019-10-01)115235,000[28]
Charlie and Rex investigate the death of a figure skater's coach who is found dead on her club's ice rink.
163"Blind Justice"Felipe RodriquezDerek SchreyerOctober 8, 2019 (2019-10-08)116N/A
A murder at the St. John's docks opens an investigation into a high stakes smuggling operation where Charlie and Rex must team-up with an old antagonist of Charlie's.
174"Strangers in the Night"T.J. ScottStory by : Carol Hay & Duncan Hay Jennings
Teleplay by : Carol Hay
October 15, 2019 (2019-10-15)201N/A
Charlie and Rex pull apart the secrets of a local band when their lead singer is found dead on the beach.
185"Dead Man Walking"Felipe RodriguezKen CuperusOctober 22, 2019 (2019-10-22)202N/A
The clock is ticking as Charlie and Rex attempt to find a murderer before the victim can succumb to the poison slowly killing them.
196"Under the Influencer"Eleanore LindoJessie GabeOctober 29, 2019 (2019-10-29)203N/A
Charlie and Rex are on the case after a social media star dies while livestreaming her wedding.
207"The Woods Have Eyes"T.J. ScottJulian DoucetNovember 5, 2019 (2019-11-05)205N/A
As Charlie and Rex head into the woods to track a missing photographer, a mysterious organization throws the investigation off its trail.
218"Game of Bones"Eleanore LindoStephanie TraceyNovember 12, 2019 (2019-11-12)206N/A
Charlie and Rex investigate a fantasy role-playing game turned deadly when a player is found slain by a sword.
229"Bullet in the Water"Mars HorodyskiDerek SchreyerNovember 19, 2019 (2019-11-19)208N/A
Charlie and Rex are in deep water after a university rower is shot by a sniper during team practice.
2310"The French Connection"John VatcherDerek Schreyer and Alex PugsleyNovember 26, 2019 (2019-11-26)204N/A
Cultures clash when the death of a Parisian journalist has Charlie and Rex partnering with a French detective, in an investigation that whisks the team to Saint Pierre and Miquelon.
2411"Rex Machina"Felipe RodriguezVivian LinJanuary 14, 2020 (2020-01-14)209N/A
An automotive engineer is found dead in the self-driving SUV she has been designing and building.
2512"Rex and the City"John VatcherJackie MayJanuary 21, 2020 (2020-01-21)207N/A
When a prominent member of an exclusive dating app is found with an arrow through his heart, Charlie must go undercover in the online dating scene.
2613"In Pod We Trust"Stephanie MorgensternPierre Mur and Stephanie TraceyJanuary 28, 2020 (2020-01-28)211N/A
When the circumstances of a murder appear to mimic a contentious crime from twenty years earlier, Charlie and Rex must connect the past to the present while fending off a true crime podcaster.
2714"Tunnel Vision"Felipe RodriquezKen CuperusFebruary 4, 2020 (2020-02-04)210N/A
Charlie and Rex head underground into an allegedly haunted mine after a crew member turns up dead during a horror film shoot.
2815"Finger Foodie"Adriana MaggsJessie GabeFebruary 11, 2020 (2020-02-11)212N/A
Charlie and Rex investigate the long list of enemies surrounding a vitriolic celebrity chef after a finger turns up in his Beef Wellington.
2916"Flare of the Dog"Felipe RodriquezDerek Schreyer & Vivian LinFebruary 18, 2020 (2020-02-18)213N/A
Charlie is unable to let a serial arsonist case rest even when he is in the hospital with a broken leg; working from his bed Charlie hopes to identify the arsonist before he strikes again.
3017"The Graveyard Shift"John VatcherKen Cuperus and Joseph MilandoMarch 3, 2020 (2020-03-03)215N/A
Charlie and Rex find themselves at the mercy of a dangerous crime kingpin from their past when they try to enlist his help on a case.
3118"Old Dog, New Tricks"[29]Felipe RodriquezJulian DoucetMarch 17, 2020 (2020-03-17)214N/A
When Sarah's former professor is allegedly framed for murder, Sarah calls Charlie and Rex to untangle the perfect crime.
3219"In a Family Way"[30]Harvey CrosslandDerek SchreyerMarch 24, 2020 (2020-03-24)216N/A
After a woman is found dead in the snow, Charlie and Rex have a pool of suspects with only one thing in common — the victim was convinced they were all her family.

Season 3 (2021)[edit]

No.
overall
No. in
season
Title [31]Directed byWritten byOriginal air date [31]Prod.
code
Canada viewers
331"Origin Story"John VatcherJackie MayJanuary 5, 2021 (2021-01-05)301N/A
On the third anniversary of Charlie and Rex's partnership, Charlie recounts how a high-stakes kidnapping brought the duo together on their first case.
342"Manhunt"Eleanore LindoCarol Hay and John CallaghanJanuary 12, 2021 (2021-01-12)305N/A
On the hunt for an escaped murderer, Charlie and Rex are held hostage. But when a greater threat emerges, Charlie and his captor are forced to work together if they're going to make it out alive.
353"Into the Wild"Ruba NaddaKen CuperusJanuary 19, 2021 (2021-01-19)306N/A
After a mummified body is discovered in Newfoundland's tundra, Charlie and Rex set off in search of a community of survivalists who may be harbouring a murderer.
364"Under Pressure"John VatcherDerek SchreyerJanuary 26, 2021 (2021-01-26)307N/A
A scuba diver washes ashore with his oxygen supply severed; Charlie dives into the Atlantic Ocean to uncover the secret he was killed to protect.
375"Prescription-Rex!"Harvey CrosslandCal CoonsFebruary 2, 2021 (2021-02-02)302N/A
The near poisoning of a wealthy socialite throws the team into a perilous investigation that puts Charlie, Rex, and even Jesse in harms way.
386"Endless Summer"Eleanore LindoSimon McNabbFebruary 9, 2021 (2021-02-09)303N/A
A young woman is abducted from the very spot her friend was murdered two years earlier; Charlie and Rex race against time as they trail the suspects from the original investigation.
397"All in the Litter"Filipe RodriguezCal CoonsFebruary 16, 2021 (2021-02-16)310N/A
Rex is on trial after his DNA is discovered at the scene of the murder of Donovan's former police informant.
408"Sleeping Beauty"Bosede WilliamsSonja BennettFebruary 23, 2021 (2021-02-23)308N/A
Charlie and Rex investigate a fairytale-turned-nightmare when a princess performer suspiciously dies at a child´s birthday party.
419"Grave Matters"Eleanore LindoDerek SchreyerMarch 2, 2021 (2021-03-02)312N/A
Charlie and Rex are in grave danger as they find themselves captives of a kidnapper seeking vengeance.
4210"Fanning the Flames"Cal CoonsJackie MayMarch 9, 2021 (2021-03-09)304N/A
An arsonist begins terrorizing a neighbourhood with car bombs. Charlie and Rex race to find the next target before the case goes up in smoke.
4311"Blood on the Tracks"Tracey DeerJoseph MilandoMarch 16, 2021 (2021-03-16)313N/A
When a murder appears to mimic an infamous crime spree from the past, Charlie and Rex rush to stop the culprit from continuing a serial killer's legacy.
4412"Top Dog"Adriana MaggsLori SpringMarch 23, 2021 (2021-03-23)309N/A
Charlie lets Rex take the lead as they investigate a murder at a prestigious dog show.
4513"Mansion on a Hill"John VatcherJohn CallaghanMarch 30, 2021 (2021-03-30)315822,000[32]
Trapped in an isolated mansion during a storm, Charlie and Rex uncover a wannabe-killer after the hostess is drugged; Sarah fights to keep her alive.
4614"The Secret Life of Levi"Mars HorodyskiVivian Lin & Sonja BennettApril 6, 2021 (2021-04-06)314N/A
Jesse's friend vanishes; Charlie and Rex discover the man was living two separate lives.
4715"Seeing Is Deceiving"Harvey CrosslandDerek SchreyerApril 13, 2021 (2021-04-13)316N/A
A magician dies during a practice-run of her latest routine; Charlie and Rex must look beyond the smoke and mirrors to uncover the truth.
4816"The Art of the Steal"Eleanore LindoVivian LinApril 20, 2021 (2021-04-20)311N/A
Charlie and Rex witness an armed robbery during a trip to the bank; they discover a connection to a string of ingenious unsolved heists.

Season 4 (2021–22)[edit]

No.
overall
No. in
season
Title [31]Directed byWritten byOriginal air date [31]Canadian viewers
491"Sid and Nancy"Gary HarveyPeter MitchellOctober 7, 2021 (2021-10-07)N/A
When two hikers are discovered murdered near a remote coastal trail, the team is on the hunt for a fugitive duo wanted in a series of grisly campsite murders.
502"Oops I Bit It Again"Eleanore LindoMary PedersenOctober 14, 2021 (2021-10-14)N/A
The team uncovers the distorted loyalties that form when personal ties meet the trappings of fame when a troubled young pop star is suspected of killing her fiance.
513"Rex Marks the Spot"[33]Gary HarveyJoseph MilandoOctober 21, 2021 (2021-10-21)N/A
After a journalist is killed searching for buried pirate treasure, Charlie and Rex dig deep into the competitive world of treasure-hunters to unearth the killer.
524"Leader of the Pack"Eleanore LindoKeri FerenczOctober 28, 2021 (2021-10-28)903,000[34]
While Sarah embarks on a wilderness adventure, Charlie and Rex investigate the murder of a college professor.
535"Rex to Riches"Gary HarveyKeri FerenczNovember 4, 2021 (2021-11-04)N/A
A stock market guru's fortune is stolen, setting Charlie and Rex on the trail of a very surprising thief.
546"Dead Man's Bridge"Gary HarveyKen CuperusNovember 11, 2021 (2021-11-11)N/A
After a truck transporting liquid explosive is hijacked by criminals, Charlie and Rex find themselves in a race against time to prevent the case from blowing sky high.
557"A Stab in the Dark Web"Bosede WilliamsJennifer KassabianNovember 18, 2021 (2021-11-18)974,000[35]
As Major Crimes investigates a dark web marketplace, Charlie and Rex protect a witness in their home.
568"Sudden Death"Bosede WilliamsDerek SchreyerNovember 25, 2021 (2021-11-25)882,000[36]
After an elite hockey prospect is found dead, Charlie and Jesse disagree over the prime suspect in the case.
579"Impawster Syndrome"Sharon LewisKeri Ferencz & Joseph MilandoJanuary 6, 2022 (2022-01-06)N/A
The Major Crimes team is forced to turn against Jesse when he becomes the prime suspect in a bank robbery.
5810"Blood & Diamonds"Sharon LewisMary PedersenJanuary 13, 2022 (2022-01-13)1,000,000[37]
After a raw diamond is found at the crime scene of a murder, Major Crimes sets up a stakeout to take down the suspected gem smugglers. An undisclosed team connection threatens to derail the investigation.
5911"Capital Punishment"Felipe RodriguezDerek SchreyerJanuary 20, 2022 (2022-01-20)915,000[38]
Charlie and Rex receive an award for heroism while Major Crimes investigates an extremist threat.
6012"No Man Is an Island"Felipe RodriguezM.T. DialloMarch 22, 2022 (2022-03-22)N/A
Charlie, Rex and Sarah travel to an isolated island community caught up in a resettlement dispute. Donovan tries to stop a British police officer from derailing the investigation.
6113"Roses of Signal Hill"Deanne FoleyJennifer KassabianMarch 29, 2022 (2022-03-29)N/A
Rex's starring role in a television commercial is interrupted by the murder of one of the agency's ad executives.
6214"Roll the Bones"Felipe RodriguezVivian LinApril 5, 2022 (2022-04-05)N/A
After the owner of a construction company is found dead, Charlie and Rex track the killer to an underground casino. Major Crimes goes undercover to solve the case.
6315"Nightmare on Water St."John VatcherJoseph MilandoApril 12, 2022 (2022-04-12)N/A
While St. John's celebrates Mardi Gras, Charlie and Rex investigate a targeted killing spree.
6416"Dog Days are Over"Felipe RodriguezMary PedersenApril 19, 2022 (2022-04-19)N/A
When officer Maya Power and her K9 partner Rebel are violently attacked responding to a call about a warehouse break-in, Major Crimes is at the ready.

Season 5 (2022)[edit]

No.
overall
No. in
season
Title [31]Directed byWritten byOriginal air date [31]
651"Lost in the Barrens"Peter MitchellPeter MitchellSeptember 25, 2022 (2022-09-25)
662"Punch Drunk Glove"John VatcherM.T. DialloOctober 2, 2022 (2022-10-02)
673"Run, Donovan, Run"Peter MitchellKen CuperusOctober 9, 2022 (2022-10-09)
684"Hand of Cod"John VatcherRobina Lord-StaffordOctober 16, 2022 (2022-10-16)
When a young female entrepreneur's hand is found in one of the crates of her salt fish company, Charlie and Rex discover that she has been sent racial threats and suspect a business rival might have something to do with the victim's death.
695"The Good Shepherd"Mary PedersenCéleste ParrOctober 23, 2022 (2022-10-23)
706"Den of Snakes"Eleanore LindoKeri FerenczOctober 30, 2022 (2022-10-30)
The owner of a "Cottage Games" a popular game company which includes the equally popular "Snake Pit" board game is found dead, killed by nine snake bites. Charlie and Rex discover a mass of suspects and conflicting motives. Sarah must confront her Ophidiophobia as she discovers that the snake used to kill the victim was a black mamba and teams up with a eccentric snake wrangler to find the venomous snake before more people fall victim. Meanwhile, Jesse persuades Superintedent Donovan to pursue online dating by secretly setting up an Tinder dating profile.
717"The Date Escape"Eleanore LindoChristina RayNovember 6, 2022 (2022-11-06)
728"Bury the Lead"JJ NeepinJoseph MilandoNovember 13, 2022 (2022-11-13)
739"Rexpert Witness"Harvey CrosslandJoseph MilandoNovember 20, 2022 (2022-11-20)
7410"One Wild Night"Harvey CrosslandKeri FerenczNovember 27, 2022 (2022-11-27)

Reception[edit]

Canadian ratings[edit]

The first six episodes of season one reached more than 2.5 million viewers in Canada.[39] In the 2019–2020 time period, Hudson & Rex was Citytv's highest-rated original scripted series.[40]

Reviews[edit]

Reviewer Rob Buckley, writing for The Medium is Not Enough, criticized the writing and direction and described the show as "for the most part unwatchable, tedious".[41]

Broadcast[edit]

Hudson & Rex premiered March 25, 2019, on Citytv with season one planned for 16 episodes.[42] However, only the first 13 episodes were used for season one. The remaining three episodes were broadcast as part of season two.[43]

International[edit]

Beta Film has the international English distribution rights for Hudson & Rex. Broadcaster RAI will begin showing episodes in Italy on Rai 3.[42]

In Germany with TNT Serie and Latin America with the Belleville Group.

Other distributions are in France with France Televisions via Mediawan Rights, in Lithuania with LRT, in Latvia with LTV, in Puerto Rico with Telemundo, in Uruguay with Channel 12 and in Greece with ANT1.[44]

In Romania, the series started airing on the channel Diva on September 3, 2019.[45]

In The Netherlands, the show airs on FOX.

NBC Universal secured rights for Eastern Europe and Africa.[46]

As of July 2020, the show is being broadcast in the Czech Republic on Televize Prima.[47]

The first two seasons are also being broadcast on the Alibi TV channel in the UK which shows fictional and non-fictional crime series.[48][49]

As of January 2021, the show is being broadcast in Slovakia on Jednotka.[50]

As of June 2020, Hudson & Rex is sold to more than 100 territories.[51] On November 5, 2021, the show premiered exclusively as part of the original programming catalogue of the Christian based streaming of family-friendly content driven cable network UP called Up Faith & Family, in addition to its planned official US linear television debut on the network at some point in the late winter or early spring of 2022.

Production[edit]

Casting[edit]

Diesel vom Burgimwald (Rex) is a 15th generation descendant of the first shepherd to star in the 1990s Austrian show Inspector Rex that Hudson & Rex is based on. Two other German Shepherds, Izzy and Iko, who are nephews of Diesel vom Burgimwald, stand-in for some of the stunts. Diesel vom Burgimwald had mobility training before being cast as Rex.[52] This is Diesel's first show according to his owner/handler Sherri Davis and training continues on non-shooting days in preparation for future scripts. While on set Diesel has full star treatment with his own trailer, chef, and chauffeur.[53] Diesel is an honorary firefighter with the St. John's Regional Fire Department (SJRFD)[54] as a result of the episode Fast Eddie's.

Filming[edit]

Hudson and Rex films at various locations across the City of St. John's, most prominently on the Memorial University of Newfoundland campus. The Bruneau Centre (formerly the Inco Centre) doubles as the headquarters for the fictional St. John's Police Department, whilst the rest of the campus has been used to portray the equally fictional Heritage University of Newfoundland and Labrador.

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