Netflix has a vast array of the edge of the seat action-packed thrilling shows, so here is The Hollywood Tribune presenting you 10 Best Thriller TV shows on Netflix. Period.
1 Season, 6 Episodes | IMDb – 8.1/10
The British police political thriller series features Richard Madden as a war veteran named David Budd. In this six-part series, David Budd is tasked with protecting the Home Secretary Julia Montague as their sensibilities often clash. The high paced drama and the crazy politics secures it in our list of 10 Best Thriller TV shows on Netflix.
In the Finnish mystery show, we witness legendary detective Kari Sorjonen moving his family to a border town near Russia after his wife survives brain cancer. In this show, we find him and his partner, Lena Jaakkola facing some dark murder cases.
3 Seasons, 24 Episodes | IMDb – 8.4/10
The series premiered back in 2013, set in Broadchurch, a fictional English town in Dorset. The series focused on DS Ellie Miller played by Olivia Colman and DI Alec Hardy played by David Tennant as police detectives.
The British TV series has received praise for writing, character development, cinematography and is influenced by two American television shows, namely Twin Peaks and Murder One.
How to Get Away With Murder
6 Seasons, 90 Episodes | IMDb – 8.1/10
The show follows law professor Annalise Keating played by Viola Davis and her students as they traverse through legal cases and their own dark secrets. Every new season presents a new mystery with a lot of dramatic moments for the viewer. The craziness of the cases and courts definitely makes it one of the 10 Best Thriller TV shows on Netflix
2 Seasons, 19 Episodes | IMDb – 8.6/10
In this true-crime series, we see, Jonathan Groff as Holden Ford, an agent who starts a unit that investigates serial killers. Jonathan Groff is seen most of the time talking to murderers and many of them such as Charles Manson, Edmund Kemper act unpredictably.
In this show we see Jason Bateman playing Marty Bryde, an economic advisor who relocates his family to the Ozarks to appease a drug cartel. The show is created by Bill Dubuque and Mark Williams, while Jason Bateman serves as an executive producer and director for this show.
The show inspired by “Archie Comics”, features Archie, Betty, Veronica and friends as they solve murder mysteries among other things in their small town. If you’re looking for a show that is emotional, suspenseful and steamy then Riverdale is the show for you.
3 Seasons, 24 Episodes | IMDb – 8/10
An anthology series, with each season featuring stars like Jessica Biel who in the first season of the show stabs a man to death. The show also has other eminent names like Chris Messina, Tracy Letts and Bill Pullman as Harry Ambrose, a police detective who is the only constant of this show.
1 Season, 8 Episodes | IMDb – 8.4/10
The miniseries adapts a Pulitzer Prize-winning story about the hunt of a serial rapist and how the police lapse as they could have reduced the size of the crimes. Kaitlyn Dever of Booksmart fame plays a rape victim called Marie Adler.
The miniseries talks about the failure of the justice system and the struggle those survivors go through, making it an experience for you on Netflix.
2 Seasons, 20 Episodes | IMDb – 7.8/10
This Netflix show rarely fails to deliver, as the show is developed by Sera Gamble and Greg Berlanti and the first season of the show is based on a novel by Caroline Kepnes.
The show follows Joe Goldberg played by Penn Badgley, a psychopathic New York bookstore manager and a serial killer who falls for a customer and develops an obsession. The second season sees him moving to Los Angeles and falling for a psychopathic and obsessive woman.