Secrets of the Dead

Secrets of the Dead

  • TV-PG
  • 2019
  • 18 Seasons
  • 7.9  (466)

Secrets of the Dead is a television show that sheds new light on mankind's past. Myths and historic moments in history are fully investigated by a team of investigators. Experts are brought in to be part of the investigation team to study and research the specific episodes subject. Investigations are done professionally by experts in their field who are fully qualified. The latest scientific tools and historical examinations help this group of investigators bring new found wisdom to their viewers. The long time running show is a PBS television series and is produced by Thirteen/WNET New York. It has been a very successful show even though at many times it has not had a regular viewing schedule. Liev Schreiber is the shows main star as he serves as the shows Narrator. There have been many different stars of the show as each show brings a need of new experts that specialize in certain fields. Fawzi Gaballah, Addison Bain, Martin Biddle and Egyptologist Joann Fletcher have been just a few of the many that have starred on the program. The mysterious subject on each episode is always different. Many interesting and historic topics have been covered on the show. A few of these topics and investigations have included the Titanic, Blackbeard's lost ship, amazon warrior women, China's terracotta warriors, the first English bible and the worlds biggest bomb. The show gives out a challenging aspect to its viewers as beliefs that have been accepted for centuries are questioned. The investigative team uses modern technology to bring truths about the great mysteries of past historic events. By using first hand accounts the team works to dig up answers that have been hidden for one reason or another. This long running series has been rewarded on numerous occasions. At the U.S. International Film and Video Festival it won 5 Gold Camera Awards. Ten CINE Golden Eagle Awards have also been won. Many news and documentary nominations have also capped off this shows numerous honors.

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Gangster's Gold
7. Gangster's Gold
November 18, 2020
It is widely believed that notorious Bronx-based gangster and bootlegger Dutch Schultz buried a fortune estimated to be worth more than $50 million somewhere in New York's Catskill Mountains before his death in 1935. Schultz was gunned down and died without revealing where the treasure was buried, spawning a mystery that has endured for nearly a century. Now, 85 years later, three groups of treasure hunters, armed with modern technology and decades worth of intensive research, race to uncover new leads in hopes of finding Schultz's missing treasure. Join them as they follow the trail of this unsolved mystery toward the discovery of a lifetime.
Abandoning The Titanic
6. Abandoning The Titanic
November 4, 2020
Join experts searching for a mystery ship that could have saved Titanic passengers but sailed away.
Viking Warrior Queen
5. Viking Warrior Queen
July 7, 2020
Join a team of archaeologists examining the history-changing DNA of a female Viking warrior.
Building Notre Dame
4. Building Notre Dame
April 28, 2020
Follow an in-depth investigation into the centuries-long construction of Notre Dame de Paris.
Bombing Auschwitz
3. Bombing Auschwitz
January 21, 2020
Historians, survivors and experts consider one of the great moral dilemmas of the 20th century: whether the Allies should have risked killing Auschwitz prisoners and bombed the camp to prevent future atrocities.
Galileo's Moon
2. Galileo's Moon
July 2, 2019
Experts uncover the truth behind an alleged proof copy of Galileo's "Sidereus Nuncius" with the astronomer's signature and seemingly original watercolor paintings.
World War Speed
1. World War Speed
June 25, 2019
Follow historian James Holland as he unearths the truth about amphetamine use in World War II.
Secrets Of The Dead
Secrets Of The Dead

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Secrets of the Dead is a television show that sheds new light on mankind's past. Myths and historic moments in history are fully investigated by a team of investigators. Experts are brought in to be part of the investigation team to study and research the specific episodes subject. Investigations are done professionally by experts in their field who are fully qualified. The latest scientific tools and historical examinations help this group of investigators bring new found wisdom to their viewers.

The long time running show is a PBS television series and is produced by Thirteen/WNET New York. It has been a very successful show even though at many times it has not had a regular viewing schedule. Liev Schreiber is the shows main star as he serves as the shows Narrator. There have been many different stars of the show as each show brings a need of new experts that specialize in certain fields. Fawzi Gaballah, Addison Bain, Martin Biddle and Egyptologist Joann Fletcher have been just a few of the many that have starred on the program.

The mysterious subject on each episode is always different. Many interesting and historic topics have been covered on the show. A few of these topics and investigations have included the Titanic, Blackbeard's lost ship, amazon warrior women, China's terracotta warriors, the first English bible and the worlds biggest bomb.

The show gives out a challenging aspect to its viewers as beliefs that have been accepted for centuries are questioned. The investigative team uses modern technology to bring truths about the great mysteries of past historic events. By using first hand accounts the team works to dig up answers that have been hidden for one reason or another.

This long running series has been rewarded on numerous occasions. At the U.S. International Film and Video Festival it won 5 Gold Camera Awards. Ten CINE Golden Eagle Awards have also been won. Many news and documentary nominations have also capped off this shows numerous honors.Secrets of the Dead is a series that is currently running and has 18 seasons (74 episodes). The series first aired on February 20, 2019.

Where to Watch Secrets of the Dead

Secrets of the Dead is available for streaming on the PBS website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Secrets of the Dead on demand at Amazon Prime, Amazon, Google Play, Apple TV and PBS.

  • Premiere Date
    February 20, 2019
  • IMDB Rating
    7.9  (466)