The Best Suspense TV Shows

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List Criteria: 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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    Bryan Cranston, Aaron Paul, Anna Gunn

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    Michael C. Hall, Jennifer Carpenter, David Zayas

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    Andrew Lincoln, Jon Bernthal, Sarah Wayne Callies

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    Kyle MacLachlan, Michael Ontkean, Mädchen Amick

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    Vince Vaughn, Colin Farrell, Rachel McAdams

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    Claire Danes, Mandy Patinkin, Rupert Friend

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    Shemar Moore, Matthew Gray Gubler, Thomas Gibson

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    Simon Baker, Robin Tunney, Tim Kang

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    Joseph Morgan, Daniel Gillies, Claire Holt

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    Ernie Hudson, J.K. Simmons, Lee Tergesen

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    Vera Farmiga, Freddie Highmore, Max Thieriot

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    Avan Jogia, Maddie Hasson, Ashton Moio

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    Julia Ormond, Jenna Dewan Tatum, Rachel Boston

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    Keith David, Richard Dysart, Dominique Jennings

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

    Mystery Woman Kellie Martin, Clarence Williams III, Nina Siemaszko

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    Telly Savalas, Dan Frazer, Kevin Dobson

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    Melissa George, Adam Rayner, Stephen Dillane

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    Dennis Trillo, Iza Calzado, Francine Prieto

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    Zee Horror Show Sheela Sharma, Usha Nadkarni

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    Rhona Mitra, Frank Grillo, Marisol Nichols

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    Mireille Enos, Joel Kinnaman, Billy Campbell

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    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

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    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

    The Book of Jer3miah

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    Assunta De Rossi

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    Orthros no Inu Kuranosuke Sasaki

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    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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    Yui Aragaki, Saya Yūki

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    Lee Da-hae, Byun Hee-bong

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    Eric Roberts, Jane March

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    Kristine Hermosa, Maui Taylor, Ehra Madrigal

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    Paulo Avelino, Kris Bernal, Aljur Abrenica

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    Gui Gui, Christine Fan

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    Angelika Dela Cruz, Yasmien Kurdi, Diana Zubiri

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    Angelica Panganiban, Claudine Barretto, Cherry Pie Picache

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    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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    Jennylyn Mercado, Jean Garcia, Sunshine Dizon

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    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

    Ssshhhh...Phir Koi Hai

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    Marian Rivera, Lovi Poe, Dingdong Dantes

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    Urvashi Dholakia

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