Shows like The Mentalist
Looking for shows that are like The Mentalist? Take a look at these great shows sorted by online popularity today.
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    1. Criminal Minds

    #55 most popular show yesterday

    This gritty series explores the darker side of criminal investigations through the eyes of the Behavioral Analysis Unit. Similar to The Mentalist's arc on Red John, Criminal Minds delves into the psyche of serial killers and provides a thrilling and suspenseful ride for viewers.

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    2. Castle

    #150 most popular show yesterday

    Bringing crime-solving into the realm of romantic comedy, Castle follows a famous mystery novelist who teams up with an NYPD detective. The series offers a blend of humor and whodunit that clicks with viewers who enjoy Patrick Jane's lighter moments alongside his investigative prowess.

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    3. Bones

    #250 most popular show yesterday

    Bones pairs a forensic anthropologist with an FBI agent to solve crimes where the remains are too decomposed for standard ID methods. The blend of science, banter, and crime-solving will resonate with fans of The Mentalist's merger of personal dynamics and detective work.

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    4. Sherlock

    #320 most popular show yesterday

    A modern-day reboot of Arthur Conan Doyle's iconic detective, Sherlock Holmes operates out of 21st century London. With its intricate mysteries and a captivating portrayal of Sherlock by Benedict Cumberbatch, fans of The Mentalist's puzzle-solving will be at home with Holmes' uncanny ability to deduce the truth.

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    5. Psych

    #322 most popular show yesterday

    Combining crime-solving with irreverent humor, Psych follows Shawn Spencer, who cons the police into believing he has psychic powers. The show's unique brand of comedy and clever mysteries are a perfect match for The Mentalist fans looking for a humorous take on the procedural drama.

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    6. White Collar

    #336 most popular show yesterday

    Following a high-class con-artist and forger who teams up with an FBI agent, White Collar digs into the world of white-collar crime. Fans of Patrick Jane's past as a faux-psychic will be intrigued by Neal Caffrey's attempts to stay on the right side of the law.

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    7. Elementary

    #640 most popular show yesterday

    As another contemporary take on Sherlock Holmes, Elementary sets its narrative in New York City with Jonny Lee Miller as the enigmatic detective. The dynamics between Holmes and Watson, detailed investigations, and character-driven storytelling will appeal to The Mentalist's audience.