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The Best Netflix Original Thriller Shows  

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Here are the best Netflix original thriller shows currently streaming right now. Featuring murder mysteries, psychological thrillers, and crime noir, this list of Netflix thriller originals is updated with new and popular shows. What is the best Netflix original thriller series?

The latest and newest Netflix original thriller shows feature Hollywood's biggest stars, like Carey Mulligan, Jason Bateman, Bill Skarsgard, and Krysten Ritter. Must-watch Netflix original thrillers include Bloodline, Ozark, Black Mirror, and Collateral.  

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Black is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Netflix Original Thriller Shows
Song Seung-heon, Go Ara, Lee El
Black (OCN, 2017) is a 2017 fantasy-thriller South Korean television series. While chasing his runaway partner, a grim reaper uncovers truth about a set of unsolved murders and also falls in ...more
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Memories of the Alhambra is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Netflix Original Thriller Shows
Memories of the Alhambra
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Unbelievable is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Netflix Original Thriller Shows
Toni Collette, Merritt Wever, Kaitlyn Dever
Unbelievable (Netflix, 2019) is an American drama miniseries created by director Susannah Grant. Based on a true story, the eight-episode limited series follows Marie (Kaitlyn Dever), a teenager ...more
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Mindhunter is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Netflix Original Thriller Shows
Jonathan Groff, Holt McCallany, Anna Torv
Mindhunter (Netflix, 2017) is an American drama series based on the book written by Mark Olshaker and John E. Douglas. Set in the late '70s and early '80s, the series revolves around two FBI ...more
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The Spy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Netflix Original Thriller Shows
The Spy
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The Haunting of Hill House is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Netflix Original Thriller Shows
Michiel Huisman, Carla Gugino, Henry Thomas
The Haunting of Hill House (Netflix, 2018) is an American supernatural horror television series created by Mike Flanagan, based on the novel by Shirley Jackson. The story of five siblings who ...more
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Sacred Games is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Netflix Original Thriller Shows
Saif Ali Khan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Radhika Apte
Sacred Games (Netflix, 2018) is an Indian web television thriller series based on the 2006 novel by Vikram Chandra. Sartaj Singh (Saif Ali Khan) is a troubled police officer in Mumbai who ...more
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The Fall is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Netflix Original Thriller Shows
Gillian Anderson, Jamie Dornan, John Lynch
The Fall is a BBC drama television series set in Northern Ireland and created, written and, in its second series, directed by Allan Cubitt. The series stars Gillian Anderson as Superintendent ...more
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The A List is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Netflix Original Thriller Shows
Lisa Ambalavanar, Ellie Duckles, Rosie Dwyer
The A List (BBC 2018) is a British thriller television series. Mia (Lisa Ambalavanar) arrives at an idyllic summer camp expecting to be Queen Bee, but the "holiday of a lifetime" turns ...more
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Bodyguard is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Netflix Original Thriller Shows
Richard Madden, Keeley Hawes, Gina McKee
Bodyguard (Netflix, 2018) is a British television political thriller drama series created by Jed Mercurio. Police Sergeant David Budd (Richard Madden), a heroic British Army war-veteran ...more
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Vagabond is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Netflix Original Thriller Shows
Vagabond
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The Order is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Netflix Original Thriller Shows
Jake Manley, Sarah Grey, Matt Frewer
The Order (Netflix, 2019) is an American drama web television series created by Dennis Heaton and Shelley Eriksen. College freshman Jack Morton (Jake Manley) joins a fabled secret society and is ...more
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Black Spot is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Netflix Original Thriller Shows
Black Spot
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Money Heist is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Netflix Original Thriller Shows
Úrsula Corberó, Itziar Ituño, Álvaro Morte
Money Heist (Antena 3, 2017) is a Spanish heist television series created by Álex Pina. A group of very peculiar robbers assault the Factory of Moneda and Timbre to carry out the most ...more
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Designated Survivor: 60 Days is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Netflix Original Thriller Shows
Ji Jin-hee, Heo Jun-ho, Kang Han-na
Designated Survivor: 60 Days (Netflix, 2019) is a Korean political conspiracy drama television series, based on the American series Designated Survivor. When the National Assembly suffers a ...more
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Ozark is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Netflix Original Thriller Shows
Jason Bateman, Laura Linney, Sofia Hublitz
Ozark (Netflix, 2017) is an American crime drama series created by Bill Dubuque. Financial planner Marty Byrde (Jason Bateman) must suddenly relocate his family (Laura Linney) from Chicago to a ...more
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The I-Land is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Netflix Original Thriller Shows
Kate Bosworth, Sibylla Deen, Kota Eberhardt
The I-Land (Netflix, 2019) is an American science fiction thriller web television miniseries. When ten people wake up on a treacherous island with no memory of who they are and how they got ...more
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Leila is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Netflix Original Thriller Shows
Leila
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Black Spot is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Netflix Original Thriller Shows
Black Spot

A police chief and an eccentric new prosecutor investigate a string of grisly crimes and eerie phenomena in an isolated town at the edge of a forest.

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The OA is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Netflix Original Thriller Shows
Brit Marling, Emory Cohen, Scott Wilson
The OA (Netflix, 2016) is an American mystery drama web television series, with science fiction, supernatural and fantasy elements. Creator Brit Marling stars as a young woman named Prairie ...more
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What/If is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Netflix Original Thriller Shows
Renée Zellweger, Dave Annable, Juan Castano
What/If (Netflix, 2019) is an American drama web television series created by Mike Kelley. Each season will tackle a different morality tale inspired by culturally consequential source material ...more
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Dark is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Netflix Original Thriller Shows
Louis Hofmann, Oliver Masucci, Jördis Triebel
Dark (Netflix, 2017) is a German science fiction thriller web series created by Baran bo Odar and Jantje Friese. The disappearance of two young children in the German town of Winden brings light ...more
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Black Mirror is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Netflix Original Thriller Shows
Daniel Kaluuya, Toby Kebbell, Rory Kinnear
Black Mirror is a British television anthology series created by Charlie Brooker that features speculative fiction with dark and sometimes satirical themes that examine modern society, ...more
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Kingdom is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Netflix Original Thriller Shows
Kingdom
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Green Frontier is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Netflix Original Thriller Shows
Nelson Camayo, Juana del Rio, Miguel Ramos
Green Frontier (Netflix, 2019), in Spanish "Frontera Verde", is a Colombian crime thriller web television miniseries, created by Ciro Guerra. When Helena (Juana del Río), a ...more