The BEST Episodes of Evil Lives Here

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Sep 11, 2020

Each hour-long episode of this chilling psychological drama tells the harrowing, firsthand stories of living with a person who became a killer. Viewers will be put in the shoes of the loved one, who lived through this incredible experience —from first noticing that something is amiss, to interpreting all of the puzzling signs and clues, to eventually coming face-to-face with the horrible truth: that the person they loved, the person they trusted, has a very dark side.

One of His Women

#1 - One of His Women

Season 5 - Episode 10 - Aired Mar 24, 2019

Aziza Ayinde Kibbibi, the daughter of "Fugees" music video director Aswad Ayinde, discusses how after suffering years of sexual abuse at the hands of her polygamist father, she was able to survive and finally escape to reveal the truth about him.

star 8.20
40 votes
The Grim Reaper

#2 - The Grim Reaper

Season 4 - Episode 7 - Aired Sep 24, 2018

Linda is overjoyed after finding out that family friend Greg Scarpa is her biological father; when Scarpa's secrets come out, Linda realizes that being part of his family is not only dangerous, it is potentially deadly.

star 8.10
41 votes
Fear Thy Father

#3 - Fear Thy Father

Season 4 - Episode 4 - Aired Sep 3, 2018

Charles Sexton believes his father, Eddie, is God; he and his siblings are loyal disciples until the family descends into madness, and Sexton finds out that crossing his parents means death.

star 8.03
40 votes
My Twisted Sister

#4 - My Twisted Sister

Season 6 - Episode 8 - Aired Sep 1, 2019

When Elizabeth Flores was a child, her sister, Louise, tried to shield her from a horrible family secret; when Louise met David Turpin, that all changed.

star 8.02
51 votes
My Secret Nightmare

#5 - My Secret Nightmare

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 19, 2017

Tiffany Shore grows up knowing her father is evil but keeps his secrets, then she escapes only to be devastated by the discovery that he has committed acts far more heinous than she could have ever imagined.

star 7.98
109 votes
It Was All Judith

#6 - It Was All Judith

Season 7 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 5, 2020

As a child, Corey Breininger's stepmother, Judith Hawkey, coerces him into doing something horrible; he keeps her deadly secret for years, too afraid to tell anyone the truth.

star 7.96
53 votes
I Don’t Believe in Forgiveness

#7 - I Don’t Believe in Forgiveness

Season 8 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 6, 2020

Teri Knight spent weeks driving cross-country, desperately searching for the secret her ex-husband, Manuel Gehring, took to his grave. It took years before a stranger finally solved the mystery that haunted Teri ever since learning Manuel died in prison.

star 7.93
15 votes
In the Lion's Cage

#8 - In the Lion's Cage

Season 4 - Episode 2 - Aired Aug 20, 2018

Linda Wittmier and Terry Jo Howard fall in love with James Michael Randall; both of them discover the monster lurking inside him without ever realizing how lucky they were to survive his twisted desire to kill.

star 7.87
46 votes
Master Manipulator

#9 - Master Manipulator

Season 4 - Episode 6 - Aired Sep 17, 2018

When Brian Cargill divorced his wife, Kimberly, he thought it was the end of the worst time of his life. Instead, he found himself in a desperate battle to save his son, Jamie, from her deadly wrath.

star 7.86
49 votes
Son of the Prophet

#10 - Son of the Prophet

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Feb 12, 2017

Dennis Ryan grows up believing his father's violent teachings will prepare him to save the lives of everyone in their farmhouse, then the teenager discovers the horrible truth.

star 7.85
110 votes
Something Wasn't Right

#11 - Something Wasn't Right

Season 4 - Episode 5 - Aired Sep 10, 2018

When Reginald Brooks begins acting strangely, Beverly Stephens worries that her husband's bizarre behavior is a warning sign that something wasn't right, but never suspected there was a killer lurking inside him.

star 7.85
48 votes
The Nights I Don't Remember

#12 - The Nights I Don't Remember

Season 7 - Episode 3 - Aired Jan 19, 2020

Travis Spencer thinks that the cruel pranks played by his older brother, Timothy, were ultimately harmless; it turns out that older brother Timothy is using younger brother Travis as practice for a gruesome future.

star 7.84
38 votes
He Comes to My Dreams

#13 - He Comes to My Dreams

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 1, 2018

When Gwen Bailey marries Norman Starnes, she counts herself lucky to land the most eligible bachelor in town; years later, she realizes she never really knew him at all and becomes his unwilling accomplice.

star 7.84
67 votes
They Let Him Out

#14 - They Let Him Out

Season 6 - Episode 6 - Aired Aug 18, 2019

When Clare Bradburn's ex-husband, Ed, suddenly confesses to his crime after 26 years, she thinks she finally has justice, and that the nightmare she lived for decades would end; she never expects that her nightmare would continue.

star 7.82
51 votes
Put on a Happy Face

#15 - Put on a Happy Face

Season 3 - Episode 11 - Aired Mar 18, 2018

Melissa Moore loved being daddy's little girl, and to her, her father, Keith Jesperson, could do no wrong; but as she got older, that admiration was replaced by fear, and then by the horror of learning how close she had come to being his next victim.

star 7.82
56 votes
She Made Me Do It

#16 - She Made Me Do It

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Jan 8, 2017

As a boy, Eric Witte's father taught him to protect his family. But as his father grows increasingly violent, Eric realizes that he is the evil his family needs protection from.

star 7.82
133 votes
We Looked Happy

#17 - We Looked Happy

Season 4 - Episode 8 - Aired Oct 1, 2018

Brooke Lehman is raised to believe Kevin Dunlap is her father; her mother, Stephanie, keeps the truth a secret, but neither of them realize that Dunlap is keeping far more deadly secrets of his own.

star 7.80
51 votes
You Know My Brother's Name

#18 - You Know My Brother's Name

Season 5 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 2, 2019

As a little girl, Karen Kuzma adores her older brother, then she sees changes in him she doesn't understand; it never occurs to her that he will become the most infamous serial killer in American history.

star 7.80
60 votes
My Brother Made History

#19 - My Brother Made History

Season 7 - Episode 4 - Aired Jan 26, 2020

Travis Spencer thinks that the cruel pranks played by his older brother, Timothy, were ultimately harmless; it turns out that older brother Timothy is using younger brother Travis as practice for a gruesome future.

star 7.79
39 votes
He Was a Good Man to Me

#20 - He Was a Good Man to Me

Season 5 - Episode 12 - Aired Apr 7, 2019

When Alvin Bud Brown is arrested he tells an officer that he is just like Hannibal Lecter; to his wife, Jackie, the man she shared a bed with for years appeared to be gentle and loving until the Thanksgiving Day when she discovered the truth.

star 7.79
48 votes
I Invited Him In

#21 - I Invited Him In

Season 4 - Episode 1 - Aired Aug 13, 2018

Jill Garrison thinks her second chance at love will last forever; when her town is best by a killer, she fails to realize she has invited him into her home.

star 7.79
52 votes
The Last Blanco

#22 - The Last Blanco

Season 4 - Episode 3 - Aired Aug 27, 2018

As a young boy, Michael Blanco sees his mother do violent things straight out of the movies; he never once doubts she did them to keep their family safe until the day he learned the truth.

star 7.79
52 votes
Under His Thumb

#23 - Under His Thumb

Season 5 - Episode 4 - Aired Jan 20, 2019

Unlucky in love, Jamie Clark has high hopes after meeting Anthony Lord; by the time she learns about his perverted plans for her, she is already trapped.

star 7.78
51 votes
He Almost Got Away With It

#24 - He Almost Got Away With It

Season 7 - Episode 9 - Aired Mar 1, 2020

Timothy Bass had gotten away with murder for decades, telling his wife, Gina, that he enjoyed working the night shift to make extra money; Gina believed him until she uncovered his secret and was left wondering what evil her husband had done.

star 7.78
37 votes
You Have to Get Out

#25 - You Have to Get Out

Season 7 - Episode 7 - Aired Feb 16, 2020

Edward Pehowic harbors dark secrets before he marries Robin Healey, and she'd catch only glimpses of her husband's dark side, but when she finally escapes from him, she realizes just how evil he is.

star 7.78
37 votes