TV series about journalists

TV series about journalists
List of the best series about journalists selected by visitors to our site: Home Before Dark, Detectives in Trouble, Borgen, Firefly Lane, Press, King, Wisting, Billions, Death Valley, Secret State.

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

Home Before Dark (2020)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genrecrime, detective
CharactersTeenagers, Journalists, Childrens
PlaceSmall towns, USA
StyleWomen in the lead roles, Fascinating, Based on real events

A young girl moves from Brooklyn to the small lakeside town her father left behind. While there, her dogged pursuit of the truth leads her to unearth a cold case that everyone in town, including her own father, tried hard to bury.

Detectives in Trouble (2011)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genrecrime, detective
CountrySouth Korea

Based on real-life cases, this Korean drama focuses on a group of detectives in the Seoul Gangnam Police Homicide Division who solve crimes with their variety of skills and investigative methods.

Borgen (2010)
Markimdb: 8.5
PlotPolitics, Elections, Family life
StyleAction, Fascinating

40-year old political leader Birgitte Nyborg secures her party a landslide victory through her idealism and huge effort, then faces the biggest challenge of her life: how most effectively to use the newly won seats, and how far she is willing to go in order to gain as much influence as possible.

Firefly Lane (2021)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genremelodrama, drama
CharactersFriends, Friends, Journalists
PlotLife, Growing up
StyleNetflix, By books, Women in the lead roles, Fascinating

For decades, childhood best friends Kate and Tully have weathered life's storms together -- until a betrayal threatens to break them apart for good.

Press (2018)
Markimdb: 7.5
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
CharactersFamily, Journalists
PlaceEngland, Office

The lives of the editors and journalists working at a left-leaning broadsheet and a populist tabloid.

King (2011)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genredrama, crime
CharactersTerrorists, Journalists
PlotLove triangle, Deception
StyleAction, Fascinating

King is a Canadian police drama which premiered April 17, 2011 on Showcase. The series stars Amy Price-Francis as Jessica King, a veteran police officer who gets promoted to head of the Major Crimes Task Force in Toronto after her predecessor has a breakdown on television. Season 2 began production in September 2011 and premiered 29 February 2012.On June 2, 2012, it was reported that King had been cancelled after 2 seasons.

Wisting (2019)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genredrama, crime
CharactersFamily, Journalists, Detectives
StyleSpectacular, Fascinating

Empathetic, meticulous and relentless - the only thing to escape Larvik detective William Wisting in his hunt for Norway's most notorious criminals is a happy family life. And when two mysterious deaths interrupt Wisting's Christmas, it is the beginning of a showdown with the deadliest killer of them all.

Billions (2016)
Markimdb: 8.4
CharactersLawyers, Rich, Businessmen, Journalists, Officials
PlotInvestigation, betrayal, Money, Power, Stock exchanges
PlaceUSA, Wall Street
StyleAction, Twisted plot, Fascinating, Makes me think

A complex drama about power politics in the world of New York high finance. Shrewd, savvy U.S. Attorney Chuck Rhoades and the brilliant, ambitious hedge fund king Bobby "Axe" Axelrod are on an explosive collision course, with each using all of his considerable smarts, power and influence to outmaneuver the other. The stakes are in the billions in this timely, provocative series.

Death Valley (2011)
Markimdb: 7.8
Genrehorror, comedy
CharactersVampire, Zombie, Werewolves, Monsters, Scientists
PlotSupernatural, Viruses

A year ago, vampires, werewolves and zombies mysteriously descended upon the streets of California's San Fernando Valley. The Undead Task Force (UTF) was created to combat the emergence of monsters.

Secret State (2012)
Markimdb: 7.6
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom
PlotInvestigation, Politics
StyleAction, Twisted plot

Secret State explores the relationship between a democratically elected government, big business and the banks.

Cordon (2014)
Markimdb: 7.4
CharactersLesbians, Teachers, Scientists, Journalists
PlotApocalypse, Death, Viruses, Motorcycles

A cordon seals off a section of Antwerp when a deadly virus threatens the city. People are left to their own devices which brings out the best but also the worst.

Scream (2015)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genrehorror, thriller, detective
CharactersTeenagers, Serial killers, Maniacs, Journalists
PlotFBI, Death, Mystery
PlaceSmall towns, USA
StyleTwisted plot

What starts as a YouTube video going viral, soon leads to problems for the teenagers of Lakewood and serves as the catalyst for a murder that opens up a window to the town's troubled past. Everyone has secrets. Everyone tells lies. Everyone is fair game.

I Am the Night (2019)
Markimdb: 7
Genredrama, detective
CharactersSerial killers, Journalists, Veterans
StyleSpectacular, Atmospheric, Based on real events

Fauna Hodel, who was given away by her teenage birth mother, begins to investigate the secrets to her past, following a sinister trail that swirls ever closer to an infamous Hollywood gynecologist connected to the legendary Black Dahlia murder.

Southcliffe (2013)
Markimdb: 7
Genrethriller, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
PlaceEngland, Small towns
StyleAtmospheric, Dark

Following a raft of shootings in an English market town, the crimes are retold in a nonlinear narrative structure through the eyes of a journalist and the tragedies' victims.

Bosch (2014)
Markimdb: 8.4
Genredrama, crime
CharactersLawyers, Journalists, Veterans
PlaceCourt, USA
StyleSpectacular, Action, By books, Dark

Based on Michael Connelly's best-selling novels, these are the stories of relentless LAPD homicide Detective Harry Bosch who pursues justice at all costs. But behind his tireless momentum is a man who is haunted by his past and struggles to remain loyal to his personal code: “Everybody counts or nobody counts.”

Supergirl (2015)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genrefantastic, action, drama, adventure
CharactersSuperhero, Aliens, Strong women, Heroes, Sisters
StyleSpectacular, By comics

Twenty-four-year-old Kara Zor-El, who was taken in by the Danvers family when she was 13 after being sent away from Krypton, must learn to embrace her powers after previously hiding them. The Danvers teach her to be careful with her powers, until she has to reveal them during an unexpected disaster, setting her on her journey of heroism.

Sterva (2017)
Markimdb: 6.6

Contemporary Moscow. Journalist Sonya Bagretsova reviews restaurants for a popular Internet magazine. A misanthrope who wants and needs no one, she has one weakness - alcohol - that lands her in a ridiculous predicament.

Sharp Objects (2018)
Markimdb: 8.1
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CharactersSerial killers, Sisters, Journalists
PlotMystery, Funeral
PlaceSmall towns
StyleTwisted plot

Reporter Camille Preaker confronts the psychological demons from her past when she returns to her hometown to investigate the murders of two young girls.

Persona (2018)
Markimdb: 9.1
Genredrama, crime, detective
CharactersSerial killers, Journalists, Cats
PlotInvestigation, Death, Dancing, Cars, Mystery
StyleAction, Fascinating

After being diagnosed with Alzheimer's, a retired judicial officer decides to commit a murder that he had been planning for years.

The Alienist (2018)
Markimdb: 7.7
Genredrama, crime, detective
CharactersTeenagers, Serial killers, Psychologists, Journalists
Time19th century
StyleNetflix, Worth watching, Spectacular, Action

New York, 1896. Police commissioner Theodore Roosevelt brings together criminal psychologist Dr. Laszlo Kreizler, newspaper illustrator John Moore and secretary Sara Howard to investigate several murders of male prostitutes.