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Shows like My Brilliant Friend: Best TV Adaptations of Modern Female-Led Novels

The best small-screen adaptations of modern novels centered on the lives of women, including works by Margaret Atwood, Gillian Flynn, Elizabeth Strout, Celeste Ng, and Elena Ferrante.

Shows like Orphan Black: Best TV Psychological Thrillers

The villains in these shows - and often the protagonists - are not rational actors committing crimes for gain, but are rather driven by their inner demons.

Shows like Breaking Bad: Descent into Evil

The protagonists begin these series good--or at least trying hard to be good--but make a series of choices that lead them to a much darker place. Breaking Bad and Better Call Saul are only the beginning.

Shows like The Good Wife: Your Cheating Heart

These dramas explore the reasons behind and the consequences of marital infidelity--spoiler alert, it rarely ends well.

Shows like Broadchurch: British Psychological Thriller Shows

Despite their polite exteriors and stiff upper lips, the Brits harbor a darker side that manifests itself in these dark series that are driven more by the characters' often tormented psychological states. Bonus includes some Irish and Australian series.

Shows like Law and Order: Courtroom Drama

Shows about prosecutors, defense attorneys, judges, and juries, ranging from fictional procedurals to re-enactments of real life trials.

Shows like Grace and Frankie: TV Series Featuring Mature Women

Dramas and comedies, like Grace and Frankie and Sensitive Skin, that overcome Hollywood's bias against mature actresses.

Shows like Big Little Lies: Female-Led Psychological Thrillers

These dramas, many from the UK, feature women unravelling mysteries and exploring the dark corners of human behavior.

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