Inspired by the bestselling series of books of M.R. Hall, Coroner is a female-driven series following Jenny Cooper – played bySerinda Swan(Inhumans, Ballers) – a newly appointed coroner investigating suspicious deaths in Toronto.
Jenny is a woman of action who’s driven by an intense search for the truth. As a former ER doctor and a newly appointed coroner, Jenny investigates deaths cases inspired by real-life events like the #MeToo movement and police brutality, while balancing her personal life. She’s a recently widowed mother of a teenage son, and her husband’s death has unlocked a primal connection to death, tied to a secret in her past that is only now coming to the surface.
Coroner is a CBC original series created by Morwyn Brebner (Rookie Blue, Saving Hope) and produced by Muse Entertainment, Back Alley Films and Cineflix Studios.