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Throwback Thursday: Introducing Yannick Bisson in 1984

It's one of the best loved shows in Canada - Murdoch Mysteries. Star of the show, Yannick Bisson, has been in the business now for almost thirty years. Where did he get his start? Right here on CBC, in the 1984 movie Hockey Night. A female goalie played by Megan Follows joins the boys hockey team and faces some prejudiced opposition because of it. Yannick Bisson's character Spear is the star of the team, and takes quite the shine to Follows' Cathy.

We've had a dig through the archives here at CBC to show you a clip from the movie. Check out a fifteen year old Bisson in action:

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