tv programs The Best Suspense TV Shows

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List Rules Shows near the top must be only the best Suspense TV series.

The very best suspense shows on television, ranked from best to worst. This list of the greatest suspense shows also includes pictures from the shows when available. Popular suspense TV shows have been a staple of television for years, so there's often debate about what the most entertaining suspense show of all time is. Don't let your favorite suspense television programs in history get to the bottom of the list- be sure to vote them up so they have the chance to reach the top spot. The list of suspense television shows below includes information like the program's cast, creator and premiere date when available.

List features shows like Wild Romance and Twin Peaks.

This list answers the questions, "What is the best suspense show of all time?" and "What are the greatest suspense shows?"

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Breaking Bad is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Breaking Bad Bryan Cranston, Aaron Paul Anna Gunn

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Dexter is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Dexter Michael C. Hall, Jennifer Carpenter David Zayas

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The Walking Dead is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
The Walking Dead Andrew Lincoln, Jon Bernthal Sarah Wayne Callies

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Twin Peaks is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Twin Peaks Kyle MacLachlan, Michael Ontkean Mädchen Amick

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True Detective is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
True Detective Vince Vaughn, Colin Farrell Rachel McAdams

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Homeland is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Homeland Claire Danes, Mandy Patinkin Rupert Friend

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Criminal Minds is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Criminal Minds Shemar Moore, Matthew Gray Gubler Thomas Gibson

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The Mentalist is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
The Mentalist Simon Baker, Robin Tunney Tim Kang

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Bates Motel is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Bates Motel Vera Farmiga, Freddie Highmore Max Thieriot

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The Originals is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
The Originals Joseph Morgan, Daniel Gillies Claire Holt

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Oz is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Oz Ernie Hudson, J.K. Simmons Lee Tergesen

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Twisted is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Twisted Avan Jogia, Maddie Hasson Ashton Moio

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The Dead Zone is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows

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Spawn is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Spawn Keith David, Richard Dysart Dominique Jennings

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Mystery Woman is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Mystery Woman Kellie Martin, Clarence Williams III Nina Siemaszko

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namonakidoku is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows

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Kojak is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Kojak Telly Savalas, Dan Frazer Kevin Dobson

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Hunted is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Hunted Melissa George, Adam Rayner Stephen Dillane

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E.S.P. is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
E.S.P. Dennis Trillo, Iza Calzado Francine Prieto

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Zee Horror Show is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Zee Horror Show Sheela Sharma, Usha Nadkarni

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The Gates is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
The Gates Rhona Mitra, Frank Grillo Marisol Nichols

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Witches of East End is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Witches of East End Julia Ormond, Jenna Dewan Tatum Rachel Boston

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The Killing is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
The Killing Mireille Enos, Joel Kinnaman Billy Campbell

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Tsukihime, Lunar Legend is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Tsukihime, Lunar Legend Kenichi Suzumura, Dave Wittenberg Takahiro Sakurai

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Bump Off Lover is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Bump Off Lover Shen Shi Hua

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Hotel is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Hotel James Brolin, Anne Baxter Michelle Phillips

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The Book of Jer3miah is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows

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Chehra is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows

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Hawak Ko Ang Langit is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Hawak Ko Ang Langit Assunta De Rossi

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Orthros no Inu is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Orthros no Inu Kuranosuke Sasaki

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SRO Cinemaserye: Suspetsa is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
SRO Cinemaserye: Suspetsa Nadine Samonte, Yasmien Kurdi

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Katorse is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Katorse Jessy Mendiola, Ejay Falcon Valerie Garcia

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Linlang is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Linlang Diana Zubiri, Lorna Tolentino Rudy Fernandez

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The Twins of Destiny is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows

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Shibuya Fifteen is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Shibuya Fifteen Yui Aragaki, Saya Yūki

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Green Rose is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Green Rose Lee Da-hae, Byun Hee-bong

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Dark Realm is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Dark Realm Eric Roberts, Jane March

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Midnight DJ is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Midnight DJ Kristine Hermosa, Maui Taylor Ehra Madrigal

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Dapat Ka Bang Mahalin? is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Dapat Ka Bang Mahalin? Paulo Avelino, Kris Bernal Aljur Abrenica

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Mysterious Incredible Terminat... is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Mysterious Incredible Terminator Gui Gui, Christine Fan

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Babangon Ako't Dudurugin Kita is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Babangon Ako't Dudurugin Kita Angelika Dela Cruz, Yasmien Kurdi Diana Zubiri

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Patayin Mo Sa Sindak si Barbar... is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows

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Iisa Pa Lamang is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Iisa Pa Lamang Angelica Panganiban, Claudine Barretto Cherry Pie Picache

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Saan Darating Ang Umaga? is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Saan Darating Ang Umaga? Arci Muñoz, Yasmien Kurdi Dion Ignacio

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Eva Fonda is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Eva Fonda Cristine Reyes, BB Gandanghari

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La Vendetta is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
La Vendetta Jennylyn Mercado, Jean Garcia Sunshine Dizon

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Maō is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Maō Satoshi Ohno, Toma Ikuta Michiko Kichise

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Ssshhhh...Phir Koi Hai is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows

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Ang Babaeng Hinugot sa Aking T... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Ang Babaeng Hinugot sa Aking Tadyang Marian Rivera, Lovi Poe Dingdong Dantes

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Kya Hadsaa Kya Haqeeqat is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Suspense TV Shows
Kya Hadsaa Kya Haqeeqat Urvashi Dholakia