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"Murdoch Mysteries" A Merry Murdoch Christmas (TV Episode 2015) Poster

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The play they watch at the Christmas Party in the beginning is "'The Little Match girl", which is a fairy tale by Danish author Hans Christian Andersen. (1805-75). The tale was published 1845.
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The character who worked for the miserly boss is named Robert Kratchit, which is a reference to Bob Cratchit, the character who works for miserly Mr. Scrooge in Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol."
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This episode takes place in December 1903.
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The character Mary Pickford is loosely based on the real life actress Mary Pickford
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Brendan Coyle (Mr. Bates from Downton Abbey) appears in the episode.
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Brendan Coyle is the second Downton Abbey (2010) alumnus to appear as a guest star. Thomas Howes as Winston Churchill in Murdoch Mysteries: Winston's Lost Night (2013), Samantha Bond as Lady Suzanne Atherly in Murdoch Mysteries: Great Balls of Fire: Part 1 (2016) & Murdoch Mysteries: Great Balls of Fire: Part 2 (2016), and Sophie McShera as Ann Ryand in Murdoch Mysteries: Murdoch Mystery Mansion (2018).
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The aide to Mayor Clarkson is named Mansbridge and is played by Peter Mansbridge, host of CBC's evening news 'The National.'
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