Thriller TV Shows (


Thrillers are characterized and defined by the moods they elicit, giving viewers heightened feelings of suspense, excitement, surprise, anticipation and anxiety. Successful examples of thrillers are the films of Alfred Hitchcock.

Breakout Kings skull-crossbones

Hiring criminals to catch criminals.

Airdates: 2011 - 2012

The Catch

A legal thriller about a gutsy forensic accountant, dealing with a bunch of cons. Including the one her boyfriend pulled on her.

Airdates: 2016 - 2017

Clique warning skull-crossbones

Turns out university is less about “the best years of your life” and more about shadowy conspiracies, unreasonable demands from untrustworthy authority figures, and constant life-or-death struggle. Allegory, anyone?

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Airdates: 2017 - current

Collateral warning

London detectives investigating the seemingly random murder of a pizza delivery man uncover a convoluted case of interlocking circumstances amid a cross-section of British society.

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Airdates: 2018

Condor skull-crossbones

Everyone dies on a lunch break. Fun times at the CIA.

Airdates: 2018 - current

Counterpart skull-crossbones

A UN employee discovers the agency he works for is hiding a gateway to a parallel dimension.

Airdates: 2018 - 2019

Dark Matter

Waking up on a spaceship with no memories of your past sounds like a terrible day. Turns out to be the start of a fun space romp.

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Airdates: 2015 - 2017

El Elegido skull-crossbones

Lawyers never expect lesbians to take over. And yet. They do.

Airdates: 2011

The Family skull-crossbones

The family is razed down and destroyed by disappearance. Or are they?

Airdates: 2016

The Girlfriend Experience

Who doesn’t want to watch 13 episodes about transactional relationships with lawyers?

Airdates: 2016 - current


A psychological thriller about Jean, a New York therapist with a secret second life as “Diane” who gets inappropriately involved with the people in her patients’ lives to for reasons that are gradually revealed over the course of the series.

Airdates: 2017

The Hitchhiker

A serial dream killer introduces people to their darker natures.

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Airdates: 1983 - 1991