Actress Luisa D'Oliveira of Cracked Tells Us What Makes Her Uncomfortable
- Vancouver-born actress Luisa D'Oliveira stars as young cop Poppy Wisnefski in the CBC series Cracked. Cracked follows a team of cops and psychiatric professionals who ma...
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Inspired by real experiences of police officers and mental-health professionals, CBC's "Cracked" mixes police and medical drama. Each episode features the psychological side of policing as well as the emotional impact of front-line workers. Detective Aidan Black, who has post-traumatic stress disorder, is joined by Dr. Daniella Ridley to lead the new Psych Crimes Unit. Combining police skills with psychiatric insight, the team attempts to solve crimes and resolve crises. Black and Ridley are tasked with protecting the public from harm while protecting the dignity of its citizens.