TV series about aliens

TV series about aliens
List of the best series about aliens, selected by visitors to our site: Star Trek: Discovery, Star-Crossed, The 100, Defiance, Roswell, New Mexico, Fringe, Resident Alien, The Expanse, Project Blue Book, The X-Files.

In the top there are new series of 2022, a plot description and trailers for series that have already been released.

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Country
Markimdb: 7.2
Genrefantastic, action, drama, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration02:32
CharactersAliens
PlotTravel, Revenge, Time travel, Travel, Adventures
PlaceSpace, Space
TimeFuture
StyleSpectacular, Action, Twisted plot, Fascinating

Ten years before Kirk, Spock, and the Enterprise there was Discovery. Star Trek, one of the most iconic and influential global television franchises, returns 50 years after it first premiered featuring a new ship, new characters and new missions, while embracing the same ideology and hope for the future that inspired a generation of dreamers and doers.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genrefantastic, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration00:43
CharactersTeenagers, Aliens, Friends
PlotSupernatural
TimeFuture
StyleTouching

When Emery was 6 years old, an alien spacecraft crash-landed in her small town. Whether they came in peace or with more sinister intentions didn't matter: a fierce battle erupted as humans fought for control over their new rivals, an alien species called the Atrians. In the midst of the conflict, Roman, a 6-year-old Atrian boy, found his way to a shed behind Emery's house, where she temporarily protected him from harm, bringing him food, comfort - and friendship. Ten years later, the Atrians have been acclimated to life on Earth, but they are interned in a heavily-guarded camp known as the Sector to keep them separate from humans. Now, for the first time, a group of Atrian teens will enroll in a suburban human high school, with the goal of testing the feasibility of human/alien integration. Emery and Roman find each other again in a school and a society that distrusts everything about the Atrians. While the world around them rages with anger and prejudice, their bond becomes increasingly strong and increasingly dangerous.

Markimdb: 7.6
Genrefantastic, drama, detective
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration01:00
CharactersTeenagers, Aliens
PlotSurvival, Apocalypse, Intrigue
TimePost-apocalypse, Future
StyleWorth watching

Based on the books by Kass Morgan, this show takes place 100 years in the future, when the Earth has been abandoned due to radioactivity. The last surviving humans live on an ark orbiting the planet — but the ark won't last forever. So the repressive regime picks 100 expendable juvenile delinquents to send down to Earth to see if the planet is still habitable.

Markimdb: 7
Genrefantastic, action, drama
CountryUSA
Duration00:43
CharactersAliens
PlotSurvival, Investigation, Adventures
PlaceUSA
TimePost-apocalypse, Future
StyleSpectacular, Action

Defiance is an American science fiction television show that takes place in the future on a radically transformed Earth containing new species arriving from space. In the show, Joshua Nolan works as the lawman for the town of Defiance, a community where humans and intelligent extraterrestrial species coexist. The show follows Nolan, his adopted alien daughter Irisa, and the town's new mayor Amanda Rosewater.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genrefantastic, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:04
CharactersAliens, Heroes
PlotSuperpowers, Supernatural, Death, Relationship, Mystery
PlaceSmall towns
StyleFascinating

After reluctantly returning to her tourist-trap hometown of Roswell, New Mexico, the daughter of undocumented immigrants discovers a shocking truth about her teenage crush who is now a police officer: He’s an alien who has kept his unearthly abilities hidden his entire life. She protects his secret as the two reconnect and begin to investigate his origins, but when a violent attack and long-standing government cover-up point to a greater alien presence on Earth, the politics of fear and hatred threaten to expose him and destroy their deepening romance.

Markimdb: 8.4
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration00:43
CharactersAliens, Scientists, Special agents
PlotTime travel, Supernatural, Investigation, FBI, Mystery

FBI Special Agent Olivia Dunham, brilliant but formerly institutionalized scientist Walter Bishop and his scheming, reluctant son Peter uncover a deadly mystery involving a series of unbelievable events and realize they may be a part of a larger, more disturbing pattern that blurs the line between science fiction and technology.

Markimdb: 8.2
Genrefantastic, comedy, drama, detective
CountryUSA
CharactersAliens, Doctors
PlotInvestigation
PlaceSmall towns, USA
StyleFascinating

Crash-landed alien Harry takes on the identity of a small-town Colorado doctor. Arriving with a secret mission, he starts off living a simple life…but things get a bit rocky when he’s roped into solving a local murder and realizes he needs to assimilate into his new world. As he does, he begins to wrestle with the moral dilemma of his mission and asking the big life questions like: “Are human beings worth saving?” and “Why do they fold their pizza before eating it?”

Markimdb: 8.5
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, detective
CountryCanada, USA
Duration01:36
CharactersAliens, Partners
PlotApocalypse, Investigation, Shootouts
PlaceSpace, Mars
TimeFuture
StyleSpectacular, Atmospheric, Action, Fascinating

A thriller set two hundred years in the future following the case of a missing young woman who brings a hardened detective and a rogue ship's captain together in a race across the solar system to expose the greatest conspiracy in human history.

Markimdb: 7.7
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA, Canada
CharactersAliens, Special agents, Partners, Astronomers
PlotInvestigation, Abduction, Mystery
StyleSpectacular, Fascinating, Based on real events

A chronicle of the true top secret U.S. Air Force-sponsored investigations into UFO-related phenomena in the 1950s and ’60s, known as “Project Blue Book.”

Markimdb: 8.6
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration00:43
CharactersAliens, Monsters, Special agents, Partners, Detectives
PlotLove, Supernatural, Apocalypse, Investigation, FBI
PlaceUSA
StyleAtmospheric, Fascinating

The exploits of FBI Special Agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully who investigate X-Files: marginalized, unsolved cases involving paranormal phenomena. Mulder believes in the existence of aliens and the paranormal while Scully, a skeptic, is assigned to make scientific analyses of Mulder's discoveries that debunk Mulder's work and thus return him to mainstream cases.

Markimdb: 6.8
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama
CountryUSA
Duration00:43
CharactersAliens, Heroes, Special agents, Journalists, Alien Invasion
PlotSupernatural, Investigation, FBI, Deception
StyleSpectacular, Action, Fascinating

V is an American science fiction television series that ran for two seasons on ABC, from November 3, 2009 to March 15, 2011. A remake of the 1983 miniseries created by Kenneth Johnson, the new series chronicles the arrival on Earth of a technologically advanced alien species which ostensibly comes in peace, but actually has sinister motives. V stars Morena Baccarin, Lourdes Benedicto, Morris Chestnut, Joel Gretsch, Logan Huffman, Charles Mesure, Elizabeth Mitchell, Laura Vandervoort and Scott Wolf, and was executive produced by Scott Rosenbaum, Yves Simoneau, Scott Peters, and Jace Hall. The series was produced by The Scott Peters Company, HDFilms and Warner Bros. Television.

Markimdb: 8.6
Genrefantastic, comedy, drama, adventure, family
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration00:43
CharactersAliens, Heroes
PlotTime travel, Travel, Adventures, Time machine
TimeFuture
StyleSpectacular, For children

The Doctor looks and seems human. He's handsome, witty, and could be mistaken for just another man in the street. But he is a Time Lord: a 900 year old alien with 2 hearts, part of a gifted civilization who mastered time travel. The Doctor saves planets for a living – more of a hobby actually, and he's very, very good at it. He's saved us from alien menaces and evil from before time began – but just who is he?

Markimdb: 7.2
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama, adventure
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration00:43
CharactersAliens, Military, Heroes
PlotSurvival, Apocalypse, Alien invasion, Adventures, Shootouts
TimePost-apocalypse
StyleSpectacular

Falling Skies opens in the chaotic aftermath of an alien attack that has left most of the world completely incapacitated. In the six months since the initial invasion, the few survivors have banded together outside major cities to begin the difficult task of fighting back. Each day is a test of survival as citizen soldiers work to protect the people in their care while also engaging in an insurgency campaign against the occupying alien force.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, detective
CountryUSA
Duration00:43
CharactersAliens, Friends
PlotSupernatural
PlaceSmall towns
StyleSpectacular, Atmospheric, Action, Fancy, Fascinating

Bizarre things start happening in the little New Mexico town where UFOs were spotted in 1947. Cut to 1999, when a cute high-school student saves the life of a teenage waitress. Surrounded by cliques of clever, angst-filled classmates, the two form a bond that threatens the survival of a secret universe involving superhuman powers, a yen for hot sauce and an alien gene pool.

Markimdb: 6.9
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:05
CharactersAliens, Demons, Childrens
PlotReligion, Technology
PlaceUSA
StyleTwisted plot, Philosophical, Makes me think

The peaceful alien invasion of Earth by the mysterious “Overlords,” whose arrival begins decades of apparent utopia under indirect alien rule, at the cost of human identity and culture.

Markimdb: 7.6
Genrefantastic, drama
CountryCanada, USA
Duration00:43
CharactersAliens, Investigators, Scientists
PlotSurvival, Adventures, Technology
PlaceSpace
TimeFuture
StyleSpectacular, Action

The adventures of a present-day, multinational exploration team traveling on the Ancient spaceship Destiny many billions of light years distant from the Milky Way Galaxy. They evacuated there and are now trying to figure out a way to return to Earth, while simultaneously trying to explore and to survive in their unknown area of the universe.

Markimdb: 8.7
Genrehorror, fantastic, thriller, fantasy, drama, detective
CountryUSA
Duration03:09
CharactersAliens, Monsters, Childrens, Single mothers
PlotSuperpowers, Supernatural, Apocalypse, Investigation, Adventures
PlaceSchool, Parallel worlds, Small towns, Portals to other worlds
StylePopular, Worth watching, Spectacular, For children, Atmospheric

When a young boy vanishes, a small town uncovers a mystery involving secret experiments, terrifying supernatural forces, and one strange little girl.

Markimdb: 8
Genrefantastic, comedy, drama, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration02:48
CharactersAliens, Robots, Investigators
PlotTravel, Adventures
PlaceSpace
TimeFuture
StyleSpectacular

Follows the crew of the not-so-functional exploratory ship in the Earth's interstellar fleet, 400 years in the future.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genrefantastic, drama, adventure, family, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:57
CharactersFamily, Aliens, Robots, Childrens
PlotSurvival, Adventures
PlaceSpace
TimeFuture
StyleSpectacular, For children, Action, Twisted plot, Fascinating

After crash-landing on an alien planet, the Robinson family fights against all odds to survive and escape. But they're surrounded by hidden dangers.

Markimdb: 7.7
Genrefantastic, comedy, family
CountryUSA
Duration00:22
CharactersTeenagers, Aliens, Scientists, Losers
PlotFamily life
StyleEasy, Fancy

3rd Rock from the Sun is an American sitcom that aired from 1996 to 2001 on NBC. The show is about four extraterrestrials who are on an expedition to Earth, which they consider to be a very insignificant planet. The extraterrestrials pose as a human family in order to observe the behavior of human beings.

Markimdb: 6.3
Genrefantastic, drama, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, France, USA
CharactersAliens
PlotSurvival

Set in contemporary Europe, the reimagining follows the pockets of humanity left on earth following an apocalyptic extra-terrestrial strike.

Markimdb: 6.6
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama
CountryUSA
Duration00:42
CharactersAliens, Robots, Scientists
PlotSupernatural, Mystery
PlaceSpace, USA
TimeFuture
StyleAtmospheric, Action

An astronaut returns home from a year long solo mission in space. She tries to reconnect with her husband and son in their everyday life. Her experiences in space and home lead to events that ultimately will change the course of human history.

Markimdb: 7
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration00:43
CharactersAliens, CIA
PlotInvestigation, Missing people
StyleSpectacular, Twisted plot, Fascinating

The Event is an emotional, high-octane conspiracy thriller that follows Sean Walker, an everyman who investigates the mysterious disappearance of his would-be fiancée Leila, and unwittingly begins to expose the biggest cover-up in U.S. history.

CharactersAliens
PlaceSpace
StyleScientific research

Applying the laws of life on Earth to the rest of the galaxy, this series blends science fact and fiction to imagine alien life on other planets.

Markimdb: 6.2
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama, adventure, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:00
CharactersAliens
PlotSurvival, Adventures
TimePost-apocalypse, Future
StyleSpectacular

400 years after the extinction of the human race, a small group of humans are revived by an alien civilization. The colony of revived humans encounter struggles with the aliens who extinguished humankind centuries before, while trying to understand and get along with the mysterious aliens who revived them.

Markimdb: 7.4
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, adventure
CountryUSA
Duration00:43
CharactersTeenagers, Aliens

Once again, Earth is the battleground. But now the aliens whose human guise hides their true reptilian natures are wiser. They believe the secret to their survival on Earth lies in the DNA of the newly born half-human, half-spaceling Starchild. But that's something the world's Resistance Fighters cannot allow.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama
CountryUSA
CharactersHeroes, Scientists
PlotInvestigation
StyleSpectacular, Atmospheric

Threshold was a science fiction drama television series that first aired on CBS in September 2005. Produced by Brannon Braga, David S. Goyer and David Heyman, the series focuses on a secret government project investigating the first contact with an extraterrestrial species.

Markimdb: 7.5
Genrefantastic, melodrama, drama, adventure
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration00:43
CharactersTeenagers, Superhero, Aliens, Heroes, Friends
PlotMystery
PlaceSmall towns
StyleSpectacular

Smallville is an American television series developed by writers/producers Alfred Gough and Miles Millar. It is based on the DC Comics character Superman, originally created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster. The series follows the adventures of Clark Kent, who resides in the fictional town of Smallville, Kansas, during the years before he becomes Superman. The first four seasons focus on Clark and his friends' high school years. After season five, the show ventured into more adult settings, eventually focusing on his career at the Daily Planet, as well as introducing other DC comic book superheroes and villains.

Markimdb: 7.3
Genrefantastic, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration01:04
CharactersAliens, Androids
PlotSupernatural, Fate
PlaceUSA
TimeFuture
StyleShort, Spectacular, Twisted plot, To cry

A diverse anthology of ambitious, moving tales inspired by Philip K Dick's short stories.

Markimdb: 7.2
Genrefantastic, thriller, drama, adventure, detective
CountryCanada
Duration00:43
CharactersInvestigators

First Wave is a Canadian/American science fiction television series, filmed in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, that aired from 1998 to 2001 on the Sci-Fi Channel. The show was created by Chris Brancato, who co-wrote an early version of the script for the seminal X-Files episode "Eve". Francis Ford Coppola was executive producer on the show. In an unusual move, the Sci-Fi Channel picked up the series on a 66-episode contract. The show was subsequently canceled once the contract expired at the end of the third season due to disappointing ratings.





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