Ancient, Chinese, Secret
Ancient, Chinese, Secret
Episode number 6
Original airdate February 26, 2015
Writer Thomas Wong
Director Sarah Pia Anderson
Preceded by "Bogeyman"
Followed by "Enemy of my Enemies"
Production Order
RealWorld S1

"Ancient, Chinese, Secret" is the sixth episode of the first season of Backstrom. It aired February 26, 2015.


When a Chinese fortune teller is murdered in Portland's Chinatown, clues lead Backstrom and the Special Crimes Unit (S.C.U.) to a laundry service serving as a front for an illegal gambling ring. During the investigation, fortunes also are told to each member of the S.C.U. team. But the information given to some members reveal more secrets about their pasts than others, and one burgeoning relationship is brought out into the open.[1]


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Backstrom Episodes
Season 1
"Dragon Slayer" "Bella" "Takes One to Know One" "I Am a Bird Now" "Bogeyman" "Ancient, Chinese, Secret" "Enemy of my Enemies" "Give 'Til It Hurts" "The Inescapable Truth" "Love Is a Rose and You Better Not Pick It" "I Like to Watch" "Corkscrewed"
Upcoming episodes
"Rock Bottom"

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