The Best New Television Documentaries Of 2022

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Vote up the best docuseries that premiered their first season in 2022.

The best docuseries can be anything from single-season deep dives to ongoing investigative shows, and the best new documentary shows of 2022 offer a little of it all. From ongoing looks at subcultures to supplemental shows that air alongside new dramas, the new documentary TV series premiering in 2022 are serving up fresh stories.

What kind of docuseries does 2022 have to share? The documentary limited series Let The World See accompanies the historical drama Women of the Movement, supplementing the story with a deep examination into the work of Mamie Til-Mobley. Other 2022 documentary series investigate true crime while others offer new looks into the world around us.

Vote up the best new documentary series that are airing for the first time in 2022 and see where your new favorites rank.

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  • The rise of religious leader Warren Jeffs and his criminal case.

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  • The underworld of fashion, billionaire class, and Jeffrey Epstein are revealed to be intertwined.

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  • An intimate account of what happens when someone is formally charged with a crime and sent to trial.

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  • Abraham Lincoln
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    Graham Sibley, Andre Jacobs, Colin Moss
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    • Premiered: February 20, 2022
    The story of Lincoln as told by scripted dramatizations and commentary by authoritative historians.

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