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The Best New Thriller Shows Of 2020

Updated December 30, 2020 592 votes 197 voters 20.7k views38 items

List RulesVote up the best thriller television shows that premiered their first season in 2020.

While some of the best thrillers of 2020 are eagerly anticipated, others surprised us with how addictively thrilling their stories were. From edge-of-your-seat excitement to classic crime fiction to slick neo-noir thrillers, they have it all - the best 2020 TV thrillers are captivating and chilling in perfect measures.

The best thriller shows of 2020 take you to the edge of your seat and keep you there whether you've got to wait each week for the latest thrills or can overload on them all at once by binge-watching. While action thrillers keep our hearts pumping with adrenaline, the drama neXT wraps its tangled thrills into science fiction and crime drama. Of course, it's up to the true TV fans to decide which show is the best. There are even international thriller series such as Spectros (Brazil) and Alice in Borderland (Japan) for those who like to cast their thrill net wide.

Check out the 2020 thriller shows below and vote up the very best. You can also vote down shows that didn't cut it for you, or whose thrills were thin.