The Alienist

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Crime reporter, John Moore meets with psychologist, Dr. Laszlo Kreizler to investigate a serial killer in New York during the late 19th century.


  • Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller, Mystery
  • Rating: 8.1 (10 votes)
  • Runtime: 50 minutes
  • Status: Ended
  • Years: 2018 - 2018
  • Episodes per season: 10
  • Network: TNT (US)


The Alienist - season 1

Season 1 (2018)

Rating: 7.5

Characters and Actors

Dakota Fanning as Sara Howard in The Alienist

Sara Howard

Actor: Dakota Fanning
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Luke Evans as John Moore in The Alienist

John Moore

Actor: Luke Evans
Daniel Brühl as Laszlo Kreizler in The Alienist

Laszlo Kreizler

Actor: Daniel Brühl
Matt Lintz as Stevie Taggert in The Alienist

Stevie Taggert

Actor: Matt Lintz
Robert Ray Wisdom as Cyrus Montrose in The Alienist

Cyrus Montrose

Actor: Robert Ray Wisdom
Q'orianka Kilcher as Mary Palmer in The Alienist

Mary Palmer

Actor: Q'orianka Kilcher
Matthew Shear as Lucius Isaacson in The Alienist

Lucius Isaacson

Actor: Matthew Shear
Douglas Smith as Marcus Isaacson in The Alienist

Marcus Isaacson

Actor: Douglas Smith
Brian Geraghty as Theodore Roosevelt in The Alienist

Theodore Roosevelt

Actor: Brian Geraghty
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Jackson Gann as Joseph in The Alienist


Actor: Jackson Gann
David Wilmot as Captain Connor in The Alienist

Captain Connor

Actor: David Wilmot
Also in: Black Sails
Ted Levine as Thomas Byrnes in The Alienist

Thomas Byrnes

Actor: Ted Levine