Yannick Bisson is a Canadian actor whose career started during the 1980s. He debuted in the TV movie Yannick Bisson. He later made his big screen debut in the film Toby McTeague. His first starring role on the small screen was on Learning the Ropes. In the ’90s, he became known for his role as Joey Barrett on High Tide. He next starred as Richmond P. Hobson, Jr. on the TV show Nothing Too Good for a Cowboy. The following decade, he gained recognition for his role as Brian Tedrow on Soul Food. As of 2008, he stars as Det. William Murdoch on Murdoch Mysteries.