Top 10 awesome shows like The Escape Artist that you will enjoy watching
You just finished watching The Escape Artist and you can't get over how good this show was. Now you want to watch more of such masterpieces. We have curated a list of similar shows which are created by the likes of Brian Welsh, David Tennant and Toby Kebbell . Here goes the list -
- The Ice House
- The Client
- The Name of the Rose
- The Silence
- Personal Affairs
- Prime Suspect 6: The Last Witness
A premiere surgeon is blackmailed in a plot to assassinate the president after her family is taken hostage by a rogue federal agent.
This show, created by Jeffrey Nachmanoff, Toni Collette and Tate Donovan, scores 6.7 on IMDb.
Genres - Drama | Thriller | MysteryWatch Trailer
The peaceful, secluded, country hideaway of three diverse, lonely, supposedly lesbian, women is suddenly shattered when their gardener discovers a partially decomposed corpse in the old Ice House on their grounds. The ensuing police investigation has the unfortunate repercussion of re-igniting the anger and hatred of the local community levelled against the women which started ten years previously when the husband of one of them mysteriously disappeared without trace. The same senior police officer from ten years ago is assigned the case and is determined to bring the women to justice this time around. The case is further complicated when his deputy, whose marriage is on the rocks, starts to take more than a professional interest in one of the women. What is the identity of the corpse in the Ice House? What really did happen ten years previously? Will all be revealed...
This show, created by Tim Fywell, Frances Barber and Kitty Aldridge, scores 7.3 on IMDb.
Genres - Mystery | Thriller | Drama
This series was based on the book by John Grisham about Reggie Love, a lawyer, who just started her practice and is also a recovering alcoholic which was made into a movie starring Susan Sarandon. Now Jobeth Williams is playing the part of Reggie. Her adversary in the movie, Roy Foltrig is also there. Only their relationship is not as adversarial as it was in the movie. Reggie occasionally calls on Roy for help, and at other times drives him crazy with high standards of ethics. Also Reggie is trying to convince her ex-husband to allow her access to her children.
This show, created by Helaine Head, JoBeth Williams and John Heard, scores 5.9 on IMDb.
Genres - Drama | Thriller | Crime
In 1327, an enlightened friar and his young apprentice investigate a series of mysterious deaths at an abbey risking the wrath of a powerful Inquisitor. Television adaptation of Umberto Eco's novel 'The Name of the Rose'.
This show, created by Giacomo Battiato, John Turturro and Rupert Everett, scores 6.9 on IMDb.
Genres - Mystery | Drama | Thriller
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An eighteen-year-old struggling to integrate into a hearing world following cochlear implantation witnesses the murder of a police officer. The subsequent investigation unravels a net of police corruption.
This show, created by Dearbhla Walsh, Genevieve Barr and Douglas Henshall, scores 7.3 on IMDb.
Genres - Mystery | Crime | Drama
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An off-beat, fast-paced, funny, sexy and candid depiction of office life which follows the fortunes of four Desperate Workwives trying to break through the glass ceiling.
This show, created by Jenny Ash, Laura Aikman and Maimie McCoy, scores 6.0 on IMDb.
Genres - Mystery | Drama
Sebastian Stark is a Los Angeles hot-shot lawyer, who leaves his lucrative career as a defender of rich criminals to try public prosecution under the District Attorney. He forms a trial team of his own, consisting of young lawyers, like Casey Woodland, son of a legislator, who get an opportunity to learn straight from the master, if they can stand his hellish pace, and walk the tight rope between respecting the law while using it and winning whatever it takes. A Private Investigator helps out digging up factual information. In nearly every episode, a criminal is found out and put behind bars, after testing out tactics in Stark's private mock court, Sebastian often also has to deal with his daughter Julie, who surprisingly chose to live with him, rather than her mother, in New York City, after their divorce.
This show, created by Adam Davidson, James Woods and Danielle Panabaker, scores 7.1 on IMDb.
Genres - Drama | Crime | Mystery
Detective Superintendent Jane Tennison's (Dame Helen Mirren's) investigation of the murder of a Bosnian refugee leads her to one, or possibly two, Serbian war criminals determined to silence the last witness to a massacre a decade before.
This show, created by Tom Hooper, Helen Mirren and Liam Cunningham, scores 8.2 on IMDb.
Genres - Thriller | Crime | Drama