The Alienist

The Alienist (2018)

  • Genre: Drama, Crime, Mystery
  • Creator: Cary Joji Fukunaga
  • First Air Date: 2018-01-22
  • Last Air Date: 2020-08-02
  • Total Seasons: 2
  • Total Episodes: 18
  • Status: Returning Series
  • Episode Runtime: 48 min.
  • Production Company: Anonymous Content
  • Networks: TNT
star 7.6/10
From 180 Ratings


New York, 1896. Police commissioner Theodore Roosevelt brings together criminal psychologist Dr. Laszlo Kreizler, newspaper illustrator John Moore and secretary Sara Howard to investigate several murders of male prostitutes.

  • Keywords: based on novel or book, serial killer, historical fiction, mental illness, criminal investigation, 19th century
  • The Alienist Trailer

    The Alienist Seasons

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 2018-01-22
    10 Episodes

    Season 2

    First Air Date: 2020-07-19
    8 Episodes

    The Alienist Episodes

    Title Air Date Duration
    Season 1Episode 1The Boy on the Bridge60 min
    Season 1Episode 2A Fruitful Partnership60 min
    Season 1Episode 3Silver Smile60 min
    Season 1Episode 4These Bloody Thoughts60 min
    Season 1Episode 5Hildebrandt's Starling60 min
    Season 1Episode 6Ascension60 min
    Season 1Episode 7Many Sainted Men60 min
    Season 1Episode 8Psychopathia Sexualis60 min
    Season 1Episode 9Requiem60 min
    Season 1Episode 10Castle in the Sky60 min
    Season 2Episode 1Ex Ore Infantium60 min
    Season 2Episode 2Something Wicked60 min
    Season 2Episode 3Labyrinth60 min
    Season 2Episode 4Gilded Cage60 min
    Season 2Episode 5Belly of the Beast60 min
    Season 2Episode 6Memento Mori60 min
    Season 2Episode 7Last Exit to Brooklyn60 min
    Season 2Episode 8Better Angels60 min
    • Daniel Brühl

      as Laszlo Kreizler
    • Luke Evans

      as John Moore
    • Dakota Fanning

      as Sara Howard
    • Matthew Shear

      as Lucius Isaacson
    • Douglas Smith

      as Marcus Isaacson
    • Robert Wisdom

      as Cyrus Montrose
    • Rosy McEwen

      as Libby Hatch
    • Melanie Field

      as Bitsy Sussman
    Production David Caffrey Executive Producer
    Production Stuart Carolan Executive Producer
    Production Alyson Feltes Executive Producer
    Production Pavlina Hatoupis Executive Producer
    Production Ben Rosenblatt Executive Producer
    Production Diana Son Co-Executive Producer
    Production Gina Gionfriddo Co-Executive Producer
    Sound Bobby Krlic Original Music Composer
    Production Eric Roth Executive Producer
    Production Cary Joji Fukunaga Executive Producer
    Production Rosalie Swedlin Executive Producer
    Production Steve Golin Executive Producer
    Production Caleb Carr Consulting Producer
    Writing Caleb Carr Book
    Production Kari Hobson Co-Producer