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List Rules Only shows that premiered Season 1 after January 1, 2015.

With so many great TV series currently airing, we’re ranking the best mystery TV shows since 2015. Our list of the highest rated TV mysteries of the past three years is ranked by viewers from everywhere, so make sure you vote up the best new mystery series on television. What is the best new mystery TV show? 

Featuring new Netflix shows, Hulu originals, critically acclaimed miniseries, and more, the best recent mystery shows include RiverdaleStranger ThingsBloodline, and Wayward Pines. HBO miniseries Big Little Lies is considered to be one of the most bingeworthy shows today, while Showtime's Twin Peaks revival is known as the show to watch now in 2017. 

Vote up the best new mystery shows and feel free to add any new mystery series missing from the list. 

 

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Stranger Things is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Mystery Shows Since 2015
Stranger Things Winona Ryder, David Harbour, Finn Wolfhard Stranger Things (Netflix, 2016) is an American science fiction-horror web television series created by The Duffer Brothers. When a young boy (Noah Schnapp) disappears, his mother (Winona Ryder), ...more

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Big Little Lies is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Mystery Shows Since 2015
Big Little Lies Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, Shailene Woodley Big Little Lies (HBO, 2017) is an American dramatic miniseries created by David E. Kelley, based on the novel by Liane Moriarty. While Madeline (Reese Witherspoon) and Celeste (Nicole Kidman) ...more

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Mindhunter is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Mystery Shows Since 2015
John Stanton added Mindhunter Jonathan Groff, Holt McCallany, Anna Torv Mindhunter (Netflix, 2017) is an American drama series based on the book Mind Hunter: Inside FBI’s Elite Serial Crime Unit written by Mark Olshaker and John E. Douglas. Set in 1979, the series ...more

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Riverdale is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Mystery Shows Since 2015
Riverdale KJ Apa, Lili Reinhart, Camila Mendes Riverdale (The CW, 2017) is an American teen drama television series developed by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, based on the characters of Archie Comics. The series follows Archie Andrews' (KJ Apa) ...more

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13 Reasons Why is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Mystery Shows Since 2015
13 Reasons Why Dylan Minnette, Katherine Langford, Kate Walsh 13 Reasons Why (Netflix, 2017) is an American television series based on the 2007 novel Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher and adapted by Brian Yorkey. Told through a series of flashbacks, the ...more

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Making a Murderer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Mystery Shows Since 2015
Making a Murderer Steven Avery, Brendan Dassey, Dean Strang Making a Murderer is an American documentary television series that premiered on Netflix in 2015. The ten-episode first season, written and directed by Laura Ricciardi and Moira Demos, explores ...more

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The Sinner is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Mystery Shows Since 2015
The Sinner Jessica Biel, Bill Pullman, Christopher Abbott The Sinner is an upcoming American drama television series based on the novel of the same name by Petra Hammesfahr. The series' first season follows the events that happen after a young mother ...more

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iZombie is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Mystery Shows Since 2015
iZombie Rose McIver, Malcolm Goodwin, Rahul Kohli iZombie (The CW, 2015) is an American television series developed by Rob Thomas and Diane Ruggiero-Wright, loosely based on the comic books by Chris Roberson and Michael Allred. A medical ...more

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Twin Peaks is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Mystery Shows Since 2015
Twin Peaks Kyle MacLachlan, Russ Tamblyn, Sherilyn Fenn Twin Peaks (Showtime, 2017) is a miniseries that follows FBI Special Agent Dale Cooper (Kyle MacLachlan) in a continuation of the original 1990 series, created by David Lynch.

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Westworld is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Mystery Shows Since 2015
Lgoggi added Westworld Evan Rachel Wood, Thandie Newton, Jeffrey Wright Westworld (HBO, 2016) is an American science fiction western thriller television series created by Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy, and based on the 1973 film. In a technologically advanced Wild ...more

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The OA is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Mystery Shows Since 2015
The OA 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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Wayward Pines is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Mystery Shows Since 2015
Wayward Pines Matt Dillon, Carla Gugino, Toby Jones Wayward Pines (Fox, 2015) is an American mystery, science fiction television series developed by Chad Hodge. A Secret Service agent (Matt Dillon) goes to Wayward Pines, Idaho, in search of two ...more

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Ozark is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Mystery Shows Since 2015
deezozo added Ozark Jason Bateman, Laura Linney, Esai Morales Ozark (Netflix, 2017) is an American crimeozark drama series created by Bill Dubuque. Financial planner Marty Byrde (Jason Bateman) must suddenly relocate his family (Laura Linney) from Chicago ...more

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The Night Of is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Mystery Shows Since 2015
deezozo added The Night Of John Turturro, Riz Ahmed, Bill Camp The Night Of (HBO, 2016) is an American eight-part crime drama television miniseries created by Richard Price and Steven Zaillian, based on the British TV series Criminal Justice. After a night ...more

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Bloodline is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Mystery Shows Since 2015
Bloodline Kyle Chandler, Ben Mendelsohn, Linda Cardellini Bloodline (Netflix, 2015) is an American thriller–drama web television series created by Todd A. Kessler, Glenn Kessler, and Daniel Zelman. A family of adult siblings find that their past ...more

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Dark is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Mystery Shows Since 2015
Dark 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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And Then There Were None is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Mystery Shows Since 2015
And Then There Were None Douglas Booth, Charles Dance, Maeve Dermody And Then There Were None (BBC One, 2015) is a British-American mystery thriller television serial based on the novel by Agatha Christie. Ten strangers are invited to an island by a mysterious ...more

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The Catch is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Mystery Shows Since 2015
The Catch Mireille Enos, Peter Krause, Alimi Ballard The Catch (ABC, 2016) is an American comedy-drama television series created by Kate Atkinson, Helen Gregory, and Jennifer Schuur. After becoming the victim of fraud by her fiancé, private ...more

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American Vandal is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Mystery Shows Since 2015
American Vandal Tyler Alvarez, Griffin Gluck, Jimmy Tatro American Vandal (Netflix, 2017) is a true crime satire mockumentary series. When senior class clown Dylan Maxwell (Jimmy Tatro) is accused of vandalism and expelled from school, sophomore Peter ...more

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CSI: Cyber is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Mystery Shows Since 2015
CSI: Cyber Shad Moss, Hayley Kiyoko, Patricia Arquette CSI: Cyber is an American police procedural drama television series that premiered on March 4, 2015, on CBS during the 2014–15 network television schedule. The series is the third direct ...more

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Frequency is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Mystery Shows Since 2015
ellis27day added Frequency Peyton List, Riley Smith, Lenny Jacobson Frequency (The CW, 2016) is a sci-fi drama series inspired by the 2000 film of the same name. In 2016, NYPD Detective Raimy Sullivan (Peyton List) discovers that she is able to speak to her ...more

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Falling Water is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Mystery Shows Since 2015
nietzschescode added Falling Water David Ajala, Lizzie Brocheré, Will Yun Lee Falling Water (USA, 2016) is an American supernatural drama television series. Three strangers realize they are dreaming parts of the same dream. As they delve deeper into the meaning behind ...more

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Somewhere Between is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Mystery Shows Since 2015
Somewhere Between 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