Jonathan Watton has worked in TV, film and theatre for more than two decades. He played Commander Mathew Calhoun in 6 episodes of season 3 of the Emmy-winning series The Handmaid’s Tale, which is shot in Toronto and around southern Ontario. He previously played Dr. Darcy Garland in 14 episodes of the Murdoch Mysteries between 2011 and 2013. He is an actor-writer-director. A recent alumni of Norman Jewison’s prestigious Canadian Film Centre Film Director’s program, his career as a filmmaker has seen his award-winning short films screen at festivals around the world. He lives in Toronto.

Television credits include: The Associates (2002), Sue Thomas F.B.Eye (2003), Mutant X (2003), G-Spot (2005), Zoe Busiek: Wild Card (2005), 1-800-Missing (2006), Masters of Horror (2006), Supernatural (2008), Republic of Doyle (2011), Covert Affairs (2011), Wrath of Grapes: The Don Cherry Story II (2012, mini-series), Good God (2012), The Listener (2013) Lost Girl (2014), Saving Hope (2014),Reign (2015), Private Eyes (2016), Taken (2018)

Appearances

Buffalo Shuffle
Downstairs, Upstairs
Dead End Street
The Kissing Bandit
Murdoch in Wonderland
Stroll on the Wild Side (Part 1)
Stroll on the Wild Side (Part 2)
Murdoch in Toyland
Twentieth Century Murdoch
The Ghost of Queen's Park
Murdoch in Ladies Wear
Twisted Sisters
Lovers in a Murderous Time
Crime and Punishment


Murdoch Mysteries Recurring Actors and Characters
Daniel Maslany as Detective WattsShanice Banton as Violet HartLachlan Murdoch as Henry HigginsArwen Humphreys as Margaret BrackenreidCharles Vandervaart as John BrackenreidClare McConnell as Effie NewsomeBea Santos as Louise CherryPeter Keleghan as Terrence MeyersPeter Stebbings as James PendrickMatthew Bennett as Allen CleggNigel Bennett as former Chief Constable Giles • Siobhan Murphy as Ruth NewsomeShailene Garnett as Nomi JohnstonStephanie Belding as Nurse SullivanSebastian Pigott as Dr. DixonColin Mochrie as Ralph FellowsJames McGowan as Dr. ForbesPatrick McKenna as Hamish SlorachDmitry Chepovetsky as Nikola TeslaJohn Tench as Alexander Graham BellMartin Moreau as Theodore RooseveltCyrus Lane as Rupert NewsomeCraig Brown as Eddie CrawfordDavid Reale as Mr. ClementsErin Agostino as Nina BloomMouna Traoré as Rebecca JamesJordan Johnson-Hinds as Nate DesmondDylan Neal as Jasper LinneyKristian Bruun as Constable JacksonRichard Clarkin as Chief Constable DavisMichael Seater as James GilliesRothaford Gray as Alderman William Peyton HubbardCyrus Lane as Roger NewsomeGeorgina Reilly as Emily GraceCharlotte Sullivan as Charlotte (formerly Minerva Fairchild)Sean Harraher as Constable WorseleyTamara Hope as Edna Brooks (née Garrison)Giacomo Gianniotti as Leslie GarlandNicole Underhay as Margaret HaileSarah Gadon as Ruby OgdenKate Greenhouse as Sally PendrickStephen McHattie as Harry MurdochGeraint Wyn Davies as Arthur Conan Doyle
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