Murderville: Season 1

Murderville: Season 1

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Will Arnett plays a detective who, in every episode, has to solve a murder with a new celebrity guest star as his partner. The catch is: the guest star is never given a script so they have to improvise their way through the case.

2022Rating: TV-MAUSA
Comedy

Streaming (1 Provider)

Episodes

EPISODE 1.1

The Magician's Assistant

Terry begrudgingly welcomes Conan O'Brien to the force and works... More a magic show murder case involving a rival, a former assistant and a moms' association.

EPISODE 1.2

Triplet Homicide

As Terry mourns his late great-aunt, he finds support in... More trainee Marshawn Lynch, who helps him scope out suspects after a wealthy woman is killed.

EPISODE 1.3

Most Likely to Commit Murder

Working the night shift, Terry is paired with detective-in-training Kumail... More Nanjiani and heads back to high school to investigate a tech CEO's death.

EPISODE 1.4

Murder by Soup

When a chief health inspector is found dead by poisoning,... More Terry and Annie Murphy get their hands dirty as they look for leads in a menu of suspects.

EPISODE 1.5

Heartless

After a doctor flatlines at the hospital, Terry and Sharon... More Stone tackle a medical murder mystery where they must question staff and sew up loose ends.

EPISODE 1.6

The Cold Case

After a big break in a cold case, the investigation... More heats up for Terry and Ken Jeong, as they resort to truly desperate measures to catch a killer.

Murderville: Season 1 | Reviews

It’s fun watching guest stars try to keep up and keep straight faces, stranded without a script in this mystery comedy series. When they succeed, it can be triumphant - when they fail, hilarious (as is lead investigator Will Arnett).

74%35 reviews

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RogerEbert.com

RogerEbert.com

Here’s hoping to a second season, but also one that features even more surprising casting choices...

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The Guardian

The Guardian

This Netflix remake... takes all the things that made (the original) great and flings them in the bin.

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A.V. Club

A.V. Club

When everything melds together on Murderville... it’s a very enjoyable watch.

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San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco Chronicle

Murderville isn’t wall-to-wall laughs, but it has enough funny moments that it’s worth a look.

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Vulture

Vulture

Arnett’s flexibility and playfulness are key to making Murderville work...

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

Murderville as it is feels like something less than the sum of its parts

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Decider

Decider

Murderville isn’t a show you watch for any sort of story... you watch it to laugh. And you’ll laugh a lot.

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Variety

Variety

The unequivocal highlight of the six-episode season, is former NFL star Marshawn Lynch.

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Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

Murderville isn’t afraid to be an imperfect, silly mess, which is why it’s the perfect escape for messy times.

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CNN

CNN

(It) doesn't generate enough consistent laughs to make it worth hanging around for long.

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Murderville: Season 1 | Release Details

Murderville: Season 1 is available to stream in the United Kingdom now on Netflix.