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The Killing (2011 - 2014)

The Killing (2011 - 2014)





Critic Consensus: No consensus yet.

Series Info

Adaptation of a Danish-TV crime drama following investigations by homicide detectives in Seattle. The viewpoints include those of the police and suspects.

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Critics Consensus: While its characters still intrigue and its atmosphere remains absorbingly dark, The Killing succumbs to silliness in its fourth season, straying into distractingly overwrought territory.

2014, AMC, 6 episodes

Critics Consensus: Though The Killing's third season doesn't do anything much differently than before, it continues to benefit from strong acting, and new viewers should be able to jump right in with ease.

2013, AMC, 12 episodes

Critics Consensus: The Killing's second season feels a bit tedious and unsure of where it wants to go, but it succeeds in keeping the audience on its toes, thanks to consistently fantastic acting and some strategic storytelling.

2012, AMC, 13 episodes

Critics Consensus: The Killing is a slow burning mystery with an eerie, mutli-dimensional story propelled by thoughtful writing, believable characters, and realistic horror, even if its season finale was unsatisfying.

2011, AMC, 13 episodes


Mireille Enos
as Sarah Linden
Sofie Gråbøl
as Sarah Linden
Bill Campbell
as Darren Richmond
Søren Malling
as Stephen Holder
Joel Kinnaman
as Stephen Holder
Joan Allen
as Colonel Margaret O'Neal
Troels II Munk
as Colonel Margaret O'Neal
Gregg Henry
as Carl Reddick
Morten Suurballe
as Carl Reddick
Lars Mikkelsen
as Lincoln Knopf
Sterling Beaumon
as Lincoln Knopf
Max Fowler
as Twitch
Amy Seimetz
as Danette Leeds
Kerry Sandomirsky
as Principal Meyers
Cate Sproule
as Kallie Leeds
Liam James
as Jack Linden
Brandon Jay McLaren
as Bennet Ahmed
Peter Sarsgaard
as Ray Seward
Seth Johnson
as Denny Larsen
Kacey Rohl
as Sterling Fitch
Elias Koteas
as James Skinner
Brendan Sexton III
as Belko Royce
Kristin Lehman
as Gwen Eaton
Brent Sexton
as Stan Larsen
Eric Ladin
as Jamie Wright
Tom Butler
as Lesley Adams
Jamie Anne Allman
as Terry Marek
Richard Harmon
as Jasper Ames
Evan Bird
as Tom Larsen
Barclay Hope
as Michael Ames
Seth Isaac Johnson
as Denny Larsen
VJ Delos-Reyes
as Lyndon J. Rosales
Billy Campbell
as Darren Richmond
Alan Dale
as Senator Eaton
Michelle Forbes
as Mitch Larsen
Don Thompson
as Janek Kovarsky
Patrick Gilmore
as Tom Drexler
Lee Garlington
as Ruth Yitanes
Gary Chalk
as Michael Oakes
Tyler Ross
as Kyle Stansbury
Hugh Dillon
as Frances Becker
Eitra Kennedy
as Benissimo Lee
Tyler Johnston
as Alexi Giffords
Allison Hossack
as Sally Ames
Aaron Douglas
as William Henderson
Thomas Webb
as Amber Ahmed
Ashley Johnson
as Amber Ahmed
Colin Lawrence
as Benjamin Abani
Tasha Simms
as Helen Marek
Rowan Longworth
as Adrian Seward
Gharret Paon
as Kris Echols
Philip Granger
as Jablonski
Lindsay Collins
as Mrs. Parsons
Peter Benson
as Nathan Tays
Genevieve Buechner
as Mean Girl No. 1
Brittany Hobson
as Mean Girl No. 2
Chris Nowland
as Detective No. 1
Biadegeligne Mitiku
as Meat Store Man
Sean Campbell
as Sergeant
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