TNT's The Alienist is Your Next Big Serial Killer Obsession

If you enjoyed Netflix’s Mindhunter, and how that series explored the late-1970s roots of FBI behavior profiling for serial killers, then your next big TV addiction/obsession just might be TNT’s upcoming macabre event series, The Alienist – based on Caleb Carr’s award winning bestseller.

Starring Captain America: Civil War’s Daniel Brühl, Beauty and the Beast’s Luke Evans and The Twilight Saga’s Dakota Fanning, The Alienist – which premieres January 22nd at 9/8c – transports us back to 1896 New York when nobody believed that such a thing as serial killers even existed. Controversial “Alienist” Dr. Laszlo Kreizler (Brühl) uses then-controversial methods to track down a ritualistic killer targeting boy prostitutes in the city’s underbelly.

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Source:: IGN -Reviews