Fast Facts

  • Born in Montreal, but lived in Florida and Texas until he was 13 and moved to Toronto.
  • Featured in a series of commercials for Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce.
  • Daughters Brianna and Dominique have each appeared in episodes of their father's Murdoch Mysteries series.
  • Was involved in the design of the suits his Victorian-era detective character wears in Murdoch Mysteries.
  • In 2013, his character, William Murdoch, from Murdoch Mysteries, made a crossover appearance on the Canadian TV-drama Republic of Doyle.
  • Volunteers with Sheena's Place, a support center for people with eating disorders.


  • Chantal Craig — Wife
  • Mikaela Bisson — Daughter
  • Brianna Bisson — Daughter
  • Dominique Bisson — Daughter


  • Birth Name: Yannick D. Bisson
  • Birth Place: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • Profession: Actor, Director

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