Only Murders in the Building: Season 1

Only Murders in the Building: Season 1

Only Murders in the Building: Season 1

Steve Martin, who co-created this series, stars alongside Martin Short and Selena Gomez as three strangers and lovers of true-crime stories who suddenly find themselves wrapped up in one.

2021USA
ComedyCrimeMystery

Streaming (1 Provider)

EPISODE 1.1
31 August 2021

True Crime

Upper West Side neighbors Charles, Oliver & Mabel bond over a shared love of true crime. When a fellow resident dies in their building, the trio determine to solve the mystery and record an accompanying... MORE podcast.

EPISODE 1.2
31 August 2021

Who Is Tim Kono?

The group begins researching the victim. Meanwhile, Mabel’s secretive past starts to be unraveled.

EPISODE 1.3
31 August 2021

How Well Do You Know Your Neighbors?

Oliver employs his theater director skills to analyze the case. Charles & Mabel question an obsessive cat lover.

EPISODE 1.4
7 September 2021

The Sting

Believing the murderer might be a famous resident whom is difficult to access, the group seeks advice from a renowned podcasting host.

EPISODE 1.5
14 September 2021

Twist

Mabel slips away on a solo mission tracking the victim's final days. Suspicious, Charles & Oliver follow her.

EPISODE 1.6
21 September 2021

To Protect and Serve

Mabel brings her new friends (and an old one) to her childhood home to meet her mother. Meanwhile, Detective Williams starts to have her own doubts about the case as she prepares for motherhood.

EPISODE 1.7
28 September 2021

The Boy from 6B

With the investigation scratching at a web of old crimes originating inside the building, a mysterious young man turns the tables to spy on Charles, Oliver & Mabel.

EPISODE 1.8

Fan Fiction

Expected arrival: 5 October 2021 

Hitting a dead end, the group calls for reinforcements in the form of their podcast’s Superfans.

EPISODE 1.9

Double Time

Expected arrival: 12 October 2021 

With the residents growing upset at the building’s negative publicity, the trio faces a revolt. Charles is visited by an old colleague who sheds light on his past.

EPISODE 1.10

Open and Shut

Expected arrival: 19 October 2021 

:( Episode synopsis not known. Yet.

Only Murders in the Building: Season 1 / Reviews

Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment Weekly

A solid, star-filled comic mystery that's at its best when it chooses character over broad comedy.

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Rolling Stone

Rolling Stone

The series soon turns out to be... that rare and wonderful thing: the parody that also offers a great example of the genuine article.

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Boston Globe

Boston Globe

Breezy, warm, largely forgettable, but generally enjoyable...

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RogerEbert.com

RogerEbert.com

The self-amusement of this show is rich, and infectious. The melancholy is perceptible too, as the show's sensitive writing gets you to feel for everyone's loneliness while rooting for their morbid hobby.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

Not consistently funny, but angsty and mysterious enough to compensate.

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Collider

Collider

It's bold but calm, terrifying but comforting, sad but silly, satirical but empathetic...

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