The Alienist



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.

  1. Cary Joji Fukunaga


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  1. Daniel Brühl

    Daniel Brühl

    Dr. Laszlo Kreizler

  2. Luke Evans

    Luke Evans

    John Moore

  3. Dakota Fanning

    Dakota Fanning

    Sara Howard

  4. Brian Geraghty

    Brian Geraghty

    Theodore Roosevelt

  5. Matthew Shear

    Matthew Shear

    Lucius Isaacson

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The Alienist

Season 1

2018 | 10 Episodes

Season 1 of The Alienist premiered on January 22, 2018.

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The Alienist
The Alienist



Status Returning Series


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  • TV-MA


    This program is specifically designed to be viewed by adults and therefore may be unsuitable for children under 17

Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 50m



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