The Emmys are coming up on Monday, September 17th, and we want to make sure you’re ready for the big night by bringing you the list of this year’s Emmy Nominated Limited Series.
Ditch your plans, spend some quality time with your couch and binge watch these captivating series.
The Alienist | On Amazon Prime, Google Play & Apple
If you're into serial killer cases or mysteries, this series is for you! This psychological thriller follows newspaper cartoonist John Moore & criminal psychologist Dr. Laszlo Kreizler as they conduct a secret investigation to identify & understand a ritualistic serial killer terrorizing the city. Set in New York City in the late 1890s, Dr. Kreizler is very unique, as a doctor who studies mental pathologies and deviant behaviors of people who do not necessarily fit into society. The team of investigators work together to figure out what made this man become a serial killer.
The second season of American Crime Story chronicles the famous assassination of fashion designer Gianni Versace. Versace was murdered by Andrew Cunanan, who was a spree killer and who had previously met Versace at a club. Versace was killed right on the front steps of his Miami mansion, and Cunanan managed to escape from the scene. Tune in to see Gianni's famous siblings navigate the future of the fashion house while more details about Versace and Cunanan are revealed.
Genius: Picasso | On Google Play & Apple
The 'Genius' series tells the life story of some of history's greatest minds, and this Emmy nominated second season features the life of Picasso. Picasso is one of the most celebrated creative minds of the 20th century; however, his passion for art often intermingled with and translated into his personal life. Follow this season of Genius to learn about Picasso's life, influences, muses, marriages, affairs and impressive body of work. When you're finished with these 10 episodes, you'll have a clear picture of who this famous artist really was.
Godless | On Netflix
This Netflix original series didn't get much mainstream buzz, but we highly recommend giving it a shot. This series centers around notorious and murderous criminal Frank Griffin, who is searching for his outlaw protege that betrayed the brotherhood. His search brings him to the unique town of La Belle, New Mexico; which happens to be almost completely inhabited by women after a mining disaster pushed out the previous residents. Start streaming Godless now to watch this interesting outlaw tale unfold.
Patrick Melrose | On Showtime
The always talented Benedict Cumberbatch stars as the main character of this limited series based on the novels by Edward St. Aubyn. Melrose enjoys a privileged childhood; however, it is also filled with intense abuse from his father while his mother stands by. This trauma affects the rest of Melrose's life, as he navigates life in New York battling severe addiction and substance abuse stemming from his childhood issues. The acting and cinematic performances of this limited series make it a strong contender in this Emmy category.