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The Best Mystery Shows On Netflix  

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Here are the best mystery shows streaming now on Netflix. Whether you're looking for detective shows or whodunits, this list of TV mysteries currently on Netflix is regularly updated with new and popular TV series. What are the best mystery series to watch on Netflix? 

One of the best British dramas on NetflixSherlock, starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman, is also ranked high on the current shows with great acting. Other good mystery shows on Netflix include 13 Reasons Why, The OA, Penny Dreadful, and Riverdale.

Vote up the best mystery shows on Netflix, and add your favorites if they're missing from the list. And if you like these series, be sure to check out the best mystery movies on Netflix.

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Helix is listed (or ranked) 51 on the list The Best Mystery Shows On Netflix
Billy Campbell, Kyra Zagorsky, Mark Ghanimé
Helix is an American science fiction thriller-drama television series that premiered on Syfy on January 10, 2014. The series follows a team of scientists from the Centers for Disease Control and ...more
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Somewhere Between is listed (or ranked) 52 on the list The Best Mystery Shows On Netflix
Paula Patton, Devon Sawa, J.R. Bourne
Somewhere Between (ABC, 2017) is an American drama mystery series adapted from the Korean mystery show God's Gift: 14 Days. The show follows a mother who tries to change the fate of her ...more
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Black Spot is listed (or ranked) 53 on the list The Best Mystery Shows On Netflix
Black Spot
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Doctor Foster is listed (or ranked) 54 on the list The Best Mystery Shows On Netflix
Doctor Foster is a British drama television series that is set to first broadcast on BBC One. The five-part series, written by Mike Bartlett, is about Doctor Jenny Foster suspecting her husband ...more
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London Spy is listed (or ranked) 55 on the list The Best Mystery Shows On Netflix
London Spy Ben Whishaw, Jim Broadbent, Edward Holcroft
London Spy (BBC Two, 2015) is a British-American five-part drama television serial created by Tom Rob Smith. A chance romance between two men from very different worlds, one from the ...more
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The Returned is listed (or ranked) 56 on the list The Best Mystery Shows On Netflix
Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Mark Pellegrino, Michelle Forbes
The Returned is an American supernatural drama television series developed by Carlton Cuse as an adaptation of the French series Les Revenants, which was broadcast internationally with the title ...more
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Rectify is listed (or ranked) 57 on the list The Best Mystery Shows On Netflix
Aden Young, Abigail Spencer, J. Smith-Cameron
Rectify is an American television drama series created by Ray McKinnon, and is the first original series from SundanceTV. It stars Aden Young, Abigail Spencer, J. Smith-Cameron, Adelaide ...more
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The Frankenstein Chronicles is listed (or ranked) 58 on the list The Best Mystery Shows On Netflix
Sean Bean, Tom Ward, Richie Campbell
The Frankenstein Chronicles (A&E, 2015) is a British television period crime drama series created by Benjamin Ross and Barry Langford, and a re-imagining of Mary Shelley's 1818 novel. ...more
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Grand Hotel is listed (or ranked) 59 on the list The Best Mystery Shows On Netflix
Amaia Salamanca, Yon González, Fele Martínez
Grand Hotel is a Spanish drama television series directed by Carlos Sedes and starring Yon Gonzalez and Amaia Salamanca. It first aired on Antena 3 in Spain on 11 October 2011 and on Sky Arts 1 ...more
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Between is listed (or ranked) 60 on the list The Best Mystery Shows On Netflix
Jennette McCurdy, Jesse Carere, Ryan Allen
Between (Netflix, 2015) is a Canadian science fiction drama television series created by Michael McGowan. After a mysterious disease kills every resident over 21 years old, survivors of a town, ...more
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Residue is listed (or ranked) 61 on the list The Best Mystery Shows On Netflix
Natalia Tena, Iwan Rheon, Jamie Draven
Residue (Netflix, 2015) is a British science fiction supernatural horror miniseries created by John Harrison. The government cover-up of the causes behind a massive explosion in a futuristic UK ...more
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Seven Seconds is listed (or ranked) 62 on the list The Best Mystery Shows On Netflix
Clare-Hope Ashitey, Beau Knapp, Regina King
Seven Seconds (Netflix, 2018) is an American crime drama television series developed by Veena Sud, based on the Russian film The Major. Tensions run high between African American citizens and ...more
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Glitch is listed (or ranked) 63 on the list The Best Mystery Shows On Netflix
Patrick Brammall, Emma Booth, Genevieve O'Reilly
Glitch (ABC, 2015) is an Australian paranormal television program directed by Emma Freeman. When seven people inexplicably rise from the dead in perfect health, a small town policeman (Patrick ...more
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Deep Water is listed (or ranked) 64 on the list The Best Mystery Shows On Netflix
Yael Stone, Noah Taylor, Jeremy Lindsay Taylor
Deep Water (SBS, 2016) is an Australian crime drama series directed by Shawn Seet. While investigating a brutal murder case in Bondi, detectives Tori Lustigman (Yael Stone) and Nick Manning ...more
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The Messengers is listed (or ranked) 65 on the list The Best Mystery Shows On Netflix
Shantel VanSanten, Sofia Black D'Elia, Diogo Morgado
The Messengers is an upcoming American television series that is expected to air on The CW during the 2014–15 season. The series was officially picked up on May 8, 2014. The Messengers was ...more
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Slasher is listed (or ranked) 66 on the list The Best Mystery Shows On Netflix
Katie McGrath, Brandon Jay McLaren, Steve Byers
Slasher (Chiller, 2016) is a Canadian television horror anthology series created by Aaron Martin. A young woman (Katie McGrath) returns to the small town where her parents were murdered, only to ...more
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Iris is listed (or ranked) 67 on the list The Best Mystery Shows On Netflix
Kim Tae-hee, T.O.P, Lee Joon
Iris is a 2009 South Korean espionage television drama series, starring Lee Byung-hun, Kim Tae-hee, Jung Joon-ho, Kim Seung-woo, Kim So-yeon and T.O.P of Big Bang. It aired on KBS2 from October ...more
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Retribution is listed (or ranked) 68 on the list The Best Mystery Shows On Netflix
Juliet Stevenson, Joanna Vanderham, John Lynch
Retribution, also known as One of Us (BBC One, 2016), is a British drama television miniseries created by Harry and Jack Williams. A horrific murder rocks the lives of two families living ...more
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Million Yen Women is listed (or ranked) 69 on the list The Best Mystery Shows On Netflix
Yôjirô Noda, Rila Fukushima, Rena Matsui
Million Yen Women (Netflix, 2017) is a live-action mystery drama series based on the Japanese manga by Shunju Aono. Five women move into Shin's house, a frustrated writer who organizes a homely ...more
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Busted! is listed (or ranked) 70 on the list The Best Mystery Shows On Netflix
Yoo Jae-suk, Ahn Jae-wook, Kim Jong-min
Busted! (Netflix, 2018) is a South Korean web television program. Tackling different mysteries in each episode of this game show, seven sleuths get closer to solving the biggest one of all: What ...more
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El Barco is listed (or ranked) 71 on the list The Best Mystery Shows On Netflix
Blanca Suárez, Mario Casas, Irene Montalà
El Barco was a Spanish mystery TV series produced by Globomedia for Antena 3. The first series premiered on January 17, 2011. The First Episode "Un Millión de Millas" had 4.7 ...more
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Unriddle is listed (or ranked) 72 on the list The Best Mystery Shows On Netflix
Unriddle Chen Liping
Unriddle is a Singaporean Chinese drama which was telecast on Singapore's free-to-air channel, MediaCorp Channel 8. It made its debut on 4 August 2010. This drama serial consists of 20 episodes, ...more