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Best Thriller TV Shows

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The very best thriller shows on television, ranked from best to worst. This list of the greatest thriller shows also includes pictures from the shows when available. Popular thriller TV shows have been a staple of television for years, so there's often debate about what the most entertaining thriller show of all time is. Don't let your favorite thriller 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 thriller television shows below includes information like the program's cast, creator and premiere date when available.

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This list answers the questions, "What is the best thriller show of all time?" and "What are the greatest thriller shows?"
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    Bryan Cranston, Aaron Paul, Giancarlo Esposito

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    Robin Tunney, Wentworth Miller, Jodi Lyn O'Keefe

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    Yvonne Strahovski, Julie Benz, Mos Def

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    Gillian Anderson, Laurence Fishburne, Hugh Dancy

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    Jensen Ackles, Jared Padalecki, Misha Collins

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    Elisha Cuthbert, Kiefer Sutherland, Lana Parrilla

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    Anna Torv, Joshua Jackson, John Noble

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    Gillian Anderson, Lucy Lawless, David Duchovny

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    Sarah Shahi, Jim Caviezel, Taraji P. Henson

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    Jennifer Love Hewitt, Rachel Nichols, A. J. Cook

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    Evangeline Lilly, Ian Somerhalder, Michelle Rodriguez

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    Charlie Hunnam, Katey Sagal, Ron Perlman

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    Hayden Panettiere, Kristen Bell, Ali Larter

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    Robin Tunney, Amanda Righetti, Simon Baker

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    Forest Whitaker, Janeane Garofalo, Beau Garrett

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    Jennifer Love Hewitt, Aisha Tyler, Jay Mohr

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    Emily VanCamp, Madeleine Stowe, Amber Valletta

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    Elisabeth Shue, Laurence Fishburne, Marg Helgenberger

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    Anna Paquin, Evan Rachel Wood, Deborah Ann Woll

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    Emma Stone, Patricia Arquette, Frances Fisher

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    Lucy Lawless, Taylor Cole, Paul Wesley

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    Claire Forlani, Emmanuelle Vaugier, Sela Ward

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    Bradley Cooper, Sanaa Lathan, Julian McMahon

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    Roselyn Sánchez, Poppy Montgomery, Charles S. Dutton

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    Sam Neill, Parminder Nagra, Sarah Jones

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    Cote de Pablo, Pauley Perrette, Mark Harmon

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    Gabrielle Union, Peyton List, Joseph Fiennes

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    Jennifer Garner, Bradley Cooper, Rachel Nichols

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    Peter Falk, Patrick McGoohan, Robert Culp

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    Serinda Swan, Robert Knepper, Laz Alonso

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    Grace Park, Tricia Helfer, Lucy Lawless

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    Brittany Murphy, Stanley Tucci, Patricia Clarkson

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    Kandyse McClure, Lola Glaudini, Chadwick Boseman

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    Anthony Michael Hall, David Ogden Stiers, Sarah Wynter

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    Unit One Mads Mikkelsen, Charlotte Fich, Susse Wold

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    Robert Patrick, Scott Foley, Dennis Haysbert

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    Taylor Cole, Sarah Roemer, Blair Underwood

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    Jeri Ryan, Elisabetta Canalis, Beth Riesgraf

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    William Conrad, Richard Anderson, David Janssen

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    Rhona Mitra, Janina Gavankar, Colton Haynes

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    Navi Rawat, Judd Hirsch, David Krumholtz

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    Charisma Carpenter, Alexandra Chando, Helen Slater

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    Dawn French, Imelda Staunton, Christopher Biggins

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    Alyssa Milano, Yunjin Kim, Rochelle Aytes

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    Catherine Bell, David James Elliott, Trevor Goddard

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    Tom Selleck, Vanessa Marcil, Josh Duhamel

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