Best crime thriller TV series of 2021 to date
No matter what genre of TV shows or movies we watch, nothing compares to the thrilling mysteries – a perfect snap between grim revelations, shocking murders, and lopsided antiheroes. While the movies do a tremendous job of letting us experience a rainbow of emotions in just a few hours, the series allows us to go on a slower ride, creating the suspense, ultimately putting us on the edge of our hearts. seats. It’s September already and luckily we’ve been fed several exciting TV thrillers so far, which have caused our blood to flow. So let’s get together and make ourselves comfortable on the couch with some popcorn and practice holding our breath of suspense, with the next new mystery thriller TV series of 2021.
Behind his eyes
Created by: Steve Lightfoot
Executive Producers – Steve Lightfoot, Suzanne Mackie, Eliza Mellor, Andy Harries, Jessica Burdett
With: Eve Hewson, Simona Brown, Tom Bateman, Robert Aramayo
Total number of episodes: 6
Adapted from Sarah Pinborough’s 2017 novel of the same name, “Behind Her Eyes” is a black supernatural psychological thriller series that revolves around a single mother, Louise, whose life takes a turn when she begins an affair with his current boss, David. Oddly, she finds herself drawn into an unusual friendship with Adele, his wife. Soon, this unconventional love triangle turns into a dark, psychological story aided by twisted revelations and suspense, when Louise is caught in a dangerous world of secrets no one can trust. You can watch all six episodes of the series online on Netflix and Prime Video.
Created by: Jenny Lumet and Alex Kurtzman
Executive Producers: Elizabeth JB Klaviter, Jenny Lumet, Heather Kadin, Alex Kurtzman
With: Michael Cudlitz, Rebecca Breeds, Lucca De Oliveira, Kal Penn, Nick Sandow, Marnee Carpenter, Devyn A. Tyler
Total number of episodes: 13
“Clarice” is a psychological horror crime television series based on Thomas Harris’ bestselling novel “The Silence of the Lambs”. The story was extended from the 1991 film titled Same as the Novel, and highlights the untold personal story of Clarice Starling, an FBI agent who made a return to the field in 1993, a year after the events of his prequel. As Clarice returns to prosecute sexual predators and serial murderers, she navigates the high-stakes political world in Washington DC. Her complicated psychological make-up from a difficult childhood encourages her to find her grip in a male-dominated profession and escape the family secrets that continued to haunt her throughout her life. The show is available to watch on Prime Video, FuboTv and the official CBS website.
Tell me your secrets
Created By: Harriet Warner
With: Lily Rabe, Hamish Linklater, Amy Brenneman, Enrique Murciano
Executive Producers: Harriet Warner, Casey Haver, Bruna Papandrea, John Polson
Total number of episodes: 10
The show follows a complex thriller that revolves around a trio of characters, with troubling and mysterious pasts, haunting their intersecting patterns. Emma, who was previously named Karen Miller, is a young woman who became interested in a dangerous killer at one point. John, a former serial predator, desperately awaits redemption, while Mary is a grieving mother, totally engrossed in the search for her missing daughter. However, when each of them is pushed to their limits, shocking revelations about their past lives take place, making matters more murky, while also creating ambiguity as to who is the victim and who is the perpetrator. Since ‘Tell Me Your Secrets’ is an Amazon original, the most convenient platform to watch the show is on Prime Video, with a subscription.
Created By: Tony Elliott, Michelle Latimer
Executive Producers: Tony Elliott, Michelle Latimer, Jennifer Kawaja, Penny Gummerson, Julia Sereny
With: Joel Oulette, Craig Lauzon, Crystle Lightning, Anna Lambe
Total number of episodes: 6
“Trickster” is a coming-of-age supernatural thriller series adapted from a 2017 novel by Eden Robinson titled “Son of a Trickster.” Set in Kitimat, British Columbia, this is a dark, humorous show that revolves around an Indigenous teenager named Jared, who struggles to care for his dysfunctional family, and a petty drug dealer named Wade who completely disrupts his peace of mind. However, a strange set of events begins to unfold in Jared’s already messy life, as he advances into an epic clash of magic, chaos, and monsters. Slowly, he begins to take notice of those supernatural events that seem to follow him, including doppelgängers, skin monsters, and talking crows. You can stream the show on platforms like Prime Video and FuboTv.
Money Heist (Season 5 Part I)
Created by: lex Pina
Executive Producers: Álex Pina, Jesús Colmenar, Sonia Martínez, Nacho Manubens, Esther Martínez Lobato
With: Úrsula Corberó, Itziar Ituño, Álvaro Morte, Pedro Alonso, Alba Flores, Paco Tous, Miguel Herrán, Jaime Lorente
Total number of episodes: 5
This Spanish crime drama series recently released the first part of Season 5 and you definitely shouldn’t miss it. The show guides us through two long-prepared heists that take place under the direction of the professor – the first on the Royal Mint of Spain, while the second on the Bank of Spain. Loyal viewers of the show have been waiting for its release for a long time and thankfully, it’s high enough in adrenaline that viewers won’t complain. The season features thieves who have grown sharper, smarter, and better at holding the fort. The incredible stories of the characters are something we didn’t know we needed until we watched them. While the season surprised fans for killing off their favorite characters, we’ve been fed some new characters as well. You can watch the whole series on the Netflix streaming platform. The second part, which will mark the end of the Money Heist era, will be released later this year.
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Created by: Michael Waldron
Executive Producers: Kevin Feige, Victoria Alonso, Louis D’Esposito, Tom Hiddleston, Stephen Broussard
With: Tom Hiddleston, Wunmi Mosaku, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Eugene Cordero, Owen Wilson, Tara Strong
Total number of episodes: 6
The plot of the series was set after the events of the 2019 film “Avengers: Endgame”, where an alternate version of Loki enters an entirely different timeline, the mysterious Time Variance Authority, which is a bureaucratic organization existing outside of the time and space. Loki unwittingly finds himself trapped in the new timeline, where the only two choices he can make are either to erase his existence to be a time variant, or to help the organization fix it, to avoid a threat. more importantly does not happen. The third TV series in the Marvel Universe, ‘Loki’ is a delightful MCU diversion, as Tom Hiddleston goes from being a beloved villain to being an endearing antihero. All six episodes of the series are available to stream on Disney +.
Who killed Sara? (Season 1 & 2)
Created by: José Ignacio Valenzuela
Executive Producers: Alexis Fridman, David “Leche” Ruiz, Juan Uruchurtu, José Ignacio Valenzuela
With: Manolo Cardona, Carolina Miranda, Ginés García Millán, Claudia Ramírez, Eugenio Siller
Total number of episodes: 18
“Who killed Sara? Is a Mexican thriller series about a man named Álex Guzmán, who, after being wrongly accused of killing his own sister, spends 18 years behind bars. As he is released from the cell, he is determined to avenge the death of his sister, because of which he has been wronged, knowing full well the identity of the real culprit. The series is already ready for the third installment, which was revealed at the end of the Season 2 finale.
Created By: Tony Ayres, Christian White
Executive Producers: Tony Ayres, Tom Winchester, David Heyman, Michael McMahon
With: Betty Gabriel, Zoe Kazan, Phoenix Raei, Adrian Grenier, Abraham Lim
Total number of episodes: 8
Set in Oakland, Calif., ‘Clickbait’ follows the story of a family man named Nick Brewer who, after being kidnapped in a crime involving a sinister online twist, has his closest people rushing to find out the guilty and the reason for everything. The show reveals the gap between virtual and real characters and explores the subject of how unchecked impulses when fed in the age of social media prove dangerous. You can watch this exciting drama series on Netflix and Prime Video.
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