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Burke and Hare: In The Name of Science 

Two shunned Irish immigrants in Scotland start off as grave robbers to sell the dead to doctors, but decide that creating their own inventory is much easier, and become the most prolific mass-murdering duo in history.

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Christoph Schrewe

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Carlos Foglia, Aaron Mahnke (based on the podcast by) | 2 more credits »
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Emmett J Scanlan ... William Burke
Emmet Byrne ... William Hare
Doug Bradley ... Dr. Robert Knox
Niall Wright ... Daft Jamie
Stuart Bowman ... Sholto MacDonald
Andrea Gordon ... Abigail Simpson
Hannah Morrison ... Mary Paterson
Booda ... Angus (as Booda Moore)
Sinead Phelps ... Margaret Docherty (as Sinéad Phelps)
Peter Hosking ... Pub Patron
Jessica Scott Jessica Scott ... Punch & Judy Puppeteer
Nick Lehane ... Punch & Judy (voice)
Ivo Zubaty Ivo Zubaty ... Graveyard Keeper
Martin Hub Martin Hub ... Donald
Michaela Dvorska Michaela Dvorska ... Lady of the Night #1
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Two shunned Irish immigrants in Scotland start off as grave robbers to sell the dead to doctors, but decide that creating their own inventory is much easier, and become the most prolific mass-murdering duo in history.

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19 October 2018 (USA) See more »

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You can see Burke's skeleton in Edinburg museum. See more »

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6 November 2018 | by herbie-17See all my reviews

I really enjoyed Season 1, both the narration and the music. Now they've dumped the narration and they're playing hard rock under a story set in the 1820s. Really throws me out of the era and that light creepy underscoring from season 1 really worked!


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