TV series about death

TV series about death
List of the best death series selected by visitors to our site: Tell Me Your Secrets, Deadwater Fell, When the Streetlights Go On, The Messengers, Hit & Run, Marvel's Jessica Jones, The Returned, The Lizzie Borden Chronicles, 30 Coins, HAPPY!.

In the top there are new series of 2021, a plot description and trailers for series that have already been released.

Tell Me Your Secrets (2021)
CharactersManiacs, Criminals
PlotInvestigation, Death, Mystery

A complex thriller revolving around three characters, each with troubling pasts clouding their intersecting motives: Emma is a young woman who once loved a dangerous killer, John is a former serial predator desperate for redemption, and a grieving mother Mary who is obsessed with finding her missing daughter.

Deadwater Fell (2020)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genredrama, crime, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom
PlotInvestigation, Death, Fires
PlaceVillage, England, Small towns

When a seemingly perfect and happy family is murdered by someone they knew and trusted, cracks appear on the surface of a supposedly idyllic community.

When the Streetlights Go On (2020)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genrecrime, detective
CharactersTeenagers, Pupils
PlaceSmall towns, USA

A double-homicide in a small midwestern suburb rattles the lives of a group of teenagers and sends investigators searching for answers in the fall of 1995. A meditation on growing up, the passing of time, and the insidious violence that lurks in the suburbs.

The Messengers (2015)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrefantastic, drama, detective
PlotSuperpowers, Supernatural, Survival, Apocalypse, Death
StyleSpectacular, Fascinating

When a mysterious object crashes to Earth, a group of seemingly unconnected strangers die from the energy pulse, but then awaken to learn that they have assigned the task of preventing the impending Apocalypse.

Hit & Run (2021)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryIsrael, USA
PlotRevenge, Investigation, Death, Shootouts, Death of his wife

A happily married man's life is turned upside down when his wife is killed in a mysterious hit-and-run accident in Tel Aviv. Grief-stricken and confused, he searches for his wife's killers, who have fled to the U.S. With the help of an ex-lover, he uncovers disturbing truths about his beloved wife and the secrets she kept from him.

Marvel's Jessica Jones (2015)
Markimdb: 7.9
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama, crime
CharactersSuperhero, Strong women, Heroes, Lawyers, Sisters
PlotSuperpowers, Investigation, Death, Adventures
StyleNetflix, Marvel, Spectacular

After a tragic ending to her short-lived super hero stint, Jessica Jones is rebuilding her personal life and career as a detective who gets pulled into cases involving people with extraordinary abilities in New York City.

The Returned (2015)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genrehorror, fantasy, drama
PlotSupernatural, Death, Life after death, Mystery
PlaceSmall towns, USA
StyleAtmospheric, Action, By books, Fascinating, Touching

A small town that is turned upside down when several local people, who have long been presumed dead, suddenly reappear; their presence creates both positive and negative consequences. As families are reunited, the lives of those who were left behind are challenged both physically and emotionally.

The Lizzie Borden Chronicles (2015)
Markimdb: 7
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective, biography
PlotInvestigation, Death, Mystery
Time19th century
StyleAction, Fascinating, Based on real events

An intense and fictionalized account of actual events and people surrounding Lizzie’s life after her controversial acquittal of the horrific double murder of her father and stepmother in 1892.

30 Coins (2020)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genrehorror, thriller, fantasy, drama, detective
CharactersDemons, Priests
PlotSuperpowers, Supernatural, Mystery, Death, Religion
TimeDark ones

Father Vergara—an exorcist, boxer and ex-convict—lives in a remote village in Spain. Hoping to be lost and forgotten, Vergara’s demons catch up to him.

HAPPY! (2017)
Markimdb: 8.2
Genreaction, thriller, fantasy, comedy, crime, detective
PlotLove, betrayal, Death

Corrupt ex-cop turned hitman Nick Sax's life is changed forever by a relentlessly positive, imaginary blue winged horse named Happy.

Club de Cuervos (2015)
Markimdb: 8.2
Genrecomedy, drama
PlotSoccer, Death
StyleEasy, Fascinating

When the patriarch of a prominent family dies, his heirs battle to determine who will gain control of his beloved soccer team: The Cuervos of Nuevo Toledo.

Ares (2020)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genrehorror, thriller, drama, detective
PlotSupernatural, Death, Sects, Rituals
StyleNetflix, Atmospheric, Action

When her friend suffers a bizarre accident, Rosa realizes the secret student society they've just joined is built on demonic secrets from Dutch history.

Tiny Pretty Things (2020)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genrethriller, drama, detective

When an attack brings down the star student at an elite ballet school, her replacement enters a world of lies, betrayal -- and cutthroat competition.

The Dead Lake (2019)
Markimdb: 6.6
Genrethriller, crime, detective
PlotRevenge, Supernatural, Death

Experienced Moscow police officer Maksim Pokrovskiy is sent to Northern Russia to investigate the murder of the local Oligarch's daughter.

The Returned (2012)
Markimdb: 8.1
Genrehorror, fantasy, drama, detective
CharactersTeenagers, Serial killers
PlotSupernatural, Death, Life after death
PlaceSmall towns
StyleAtmospheric, Action, Fascinating, Touching

In the shadow of an enormous hydraulic dam, the lives of the residents of a small French town are changed to their core when hundreds of previously dead relatives all return home on the same day.

First swallows (2019)
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CharactersTeenagers, Difficult teenagers, Pupils, New kids at school
PlaceSchool, Ukraine

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The Smile Has Left Your Eyes (2018)
Markimdb: 7.7
Genremelodrama, detective
CountrySouth Korea
PlotInvestigation, Death

A detective thinks about quitting his job. He takes on a female university student murder case that was disguised as a suicide. The detective becomes obsessed with solving the case. He has a young sister and she meets a man. The man does not remember when he was little. He is not a good person, but she has sympathy for him. The detective tries to push the man away from his younger sister. The detective suspects that the man is somehow involved in the female university student murder case. The man and the detective's younger sister fall in love.

The Haunting of Bly Manor (2020)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genrehorror, melodrama, drama
CharactersChildrens, Babysitting, Ghosts, Nurses
PlotSupernatural, Death, Life after death

After an au pair’s tragic death, Henry Wingrave hires a young American nanny to care for his orphaned niece and nephew who reside at Bly Manor with the estate’s chef Owen, groundskeeper Jamie and housekeeper, Mrs. Grose. But all is not as it seems at the manor, and centuries of dark secrets of love and loss are waiting to be unearthed in this chilling romance. At Bly Manor, dead doesn’t mean gone.

The OA (2016)
Markimdb: 7.8
Genrefantastic, fantasy, drama, detective
PlotInvestigation, Death, Lost memory, Life after death, Dreams
PlaceParallel worlds
StyleNetflix, Makes me think, Women in the lead roles, Philosophical

Prairie Johnson, blind as a child, comes home to the community she grew up in with her sight restored. Some hail her a miracle, others a dangerous mystery, but Prairie won’t talk with the FBI or her parents about the seven years she went missing.

Roswell, New Mexico (2019)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genrefantastic, melodrama, drama
CharactersAliens, Heroes
PlotSuperpowers, Supernatural, Death, Relationship, Mystery
PlaceSmall towns

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.