The BEST Episodes of I'm Alive!

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Apr 4, 2021

Network: TVE

Andrés Vargas is a police inspector who dies whilst chasing the Midnight Butcher, a serial killer who has already killed five women. Vargas will have the opportunity to return back to life on Earth, but five years later and in the body of someone else, the former Manuel Márquez. In his effort to stop the Midnight Butcher, Vargas, who is now in the body of police inspector Márquez, is partnered with his daughter Susana. A very special relationship develops between them even though he cannot tell her who he really is and together they will face his murderer who has also returned back to life on Earth. Vargas will not be alone in his return to the world of the living as he is accompanied by a celestial liaison officer, called “The Link”, who is tasked with the job of helping him to adjust to his new life.

Episode 1: The Opportunity

#1 - Episode 1: The Opportunity

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 7, 2017

Andrés Vargas is a police inspector who dies whilst chasing the Midnight Butcher, a serial killer who has already killed five women. Vargas will have the opportunity to return back to life on Earth, but five years later and in the body of another police officer, Manuel Márquez. In his effort to stop the Midnight Butcher, Vargas, who is now Márquez, is partnered with his daughter Susana.

star 8.49
81 votes
Directors: Oriol Ferrer
Writers:
Episode 2: It Isn't Human (Aka: The Return)

#2 - Episode 2: It Isn't Human (Aka: The Return)

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 14, 2017

Laura wants to meet her daughter's new work partner and invites him home for dinner. Márquez is finally reunited with his entire family, increasing his longing to regain his previous life. Meanwhile, the young gang member that Márquez and Susana arrested tries to murder Márquez.

star 8.44
70 votes
Directors: Jesús Rodrigo
Writers:
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Season 4 - Episode 3 - Aired Mar 24, 2021

star 8.14
7 votes
Chapter 31- Confessions at midnight

#4 - Chapter 31- Confessions at midnight

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 24, 2019

Marquez and Iago try to get the pregnant woman out of the hospital before Carlota finds her. David locates the girl and decides to follow her. Sebas spends the night with Laura and lies to Maria again. Meanwhile, Iago discovers who Carlota really is, whose new goal is to find Veronica.

star 7.95
19 votes
Directors: Lucas Gil
Writers: Adriana Rivas, Andrés Martín, Belén Sánchez-Arévalo, Daniel Écija, Guillermo Cisneros, Mireia Llinás
Chapter 13 - A matter of blood

#5 - Chapter 13 - A matter of blood

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Dec 14, 2017

The Butcher has taken Bea to end her life. Marquez's youngest daughter is the eighth scientist that appears unidentified in the photograph. What connection does that photograph has with the Butcher's murders? Marquez looks desperately for a way to save his daughter. The Link, Sebas, Susana, and even Arturo, colaborate in the search for the young woman. But the Butcher has resurrected all the 'hostiles' to keep them away.

star 7.88
32 votes
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Chapter 33 - The love of my life

#6 - Chapter 33 - The love of my life

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 7, 2019

After spending the night with Vero, Márquez decides to reveal that he is really Andrés. Iago understands that he needs to finally tell him the truth, but he is worried that the catwalk has allowed them to be together. No doubt serious consequences are yet to come. Márquez and Iago meet with Sebas and Carlota. They suspect that the "entity" has been introduced into David's body. Carlota proposes to kill him but Márquez wants to be sure and they decide to take turns watching him. Carlota and the Iago will team up and pretend to be a couple to go to Sandra's house to investigate.

star 7.85
20 votes
Directors: Jesús Rodrigo
Writers: Adriana Rivas, Andrés Martín Soto, Belén Sánchez-Arévalo, Daniel Écija, Guillermo Cisneros, Mireia Llinàs
Chapter 23 - Personal Relationships

#7 - Chapter 23 - Personal Relationships

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Nov 26, 2018

Laura suffers a faint. Medical tests indicate that he has a spot on the brain. Marquez is clear that the Gateway is to blame and asks yo Iago for help to heal his wife. The Ghost of Pollo appears before Márquez and shows him the way to find his widow. The pregnant woman declares that she saw Mendieta kill her entire family, but why did he do it? Márquez and Iago discover that the beating heart has disappeared from Márquez's house. Fortunately, Iago introduced a locator that indicates that they have taken it to the tunnels of the Victoria Building, Mendieta's lair.

star 7.74
31 votes
Directors: Jesús Rodrigo
Writers: Daniel Écija, Jesús Mesas Silva
Chapter 17 - The key

#8 - Chapter 17 - The key

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 15, 2018

Márquez does not understand Iago's interest in Angela's past, but Iago explains that the girl has come to him for a reason. The connection he feels with her is so strong that he decides to give her a gift for her birthday. It is also the birthday of Teo, the son of David. Susana tries to get involved looking for a toy for the child. But Laura, eager to help, offers to organize a surprise party. At the police station, Márquez, Lola and María still don't know who killed the ex-military who kidnapped the nursery. But thanks to the autopsy they discover in their stomach a strange but important clue.

star 7.74
34 votes
Directors: Jesús Rodrigo
Writers: Daniel Écija, Jesús Mesas Silva
Chapter 12 - I have something to tell you

#9 - Chapter 12 - I have something to tell you

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Nov 30, 2017

The photograph discovered in the Butcher's den is the key to find the murderer. That's how Sebas thinks, who tries to find out who those women are. Meanwhile, Marquez tries to manage the complex situation of his father with Alzheimer. Laura confesses to her friend Maria that the kiss with Marquez marked her. The news that Marquez kissed Laura finds its way to Santos, who reacts requesting for the classified record of the policeman. What he discovers in it might help him get rid of his rival.

star 7.72
32 votes
Directors: Oriol Ferrer
Writers:
Chapter 18 - Angela

#10 - Chapter 18 - Angela

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 22, 2018

Iago is willing to discover who it was in another life. On his own, Márquez returns to the Victoria Building in search of clues and will have an unexpected encounter. Lola and Susana are also heading there. After her breakup with David, Susana has all the support of her mother and sister.

star 7.69
36 votes
Directors: Oriol Ferrer
Writers: Daniel Écija, Jesús Mesas Silva
Chapter 21 - The box

#11 - Chapter 21 - The box

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 12, 2018

The box found by Marquez and Iago hides a disturing mistery. Marquez and the Link discover the object hidden in the Victoria Building. It is an old box which they must open as soon as possible to continue their investigation. What hides inside turns out to be disturbing. Susana decides to forget about David and so she lets him know. Now she will try to approach Iago and get to know something more about him. But Iago can't be sincere with her, at least for now.

star 7.66
35 votes
Directors: Oriol Ferrer
Writers: Daniel Écija, Jesús Mesas Silva
Chapter 20 - Between two worlds

#12 - Chapter 20 - Between two worlds

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 5, 2018

Everyone at the precinct are saddened by Lola's death. In spite of the grief, Marquez gets involved in the murder investigation and deduces that Lola knew her murderer. Bea suffers the apparitions of the exmilitar ghost. The young girl shares her distress with Iago, who decides to visit the Victoria Building again. Everything points to the dark character left something hidden there. Laura is worried about Santos, specially when he appears after passing the night out. The policeman says he was working but Laura suspects he is lying.

star 7.65
34 votes
Directors: Jesús Rodrigo
Writers: Andrés Martín Soto, Daniel Écija, Guillermo Cisneros, Jesús Mesas Silva, Marina Velázquez
Chapter 25 - One Step Forward

#13 - Chapter 25 - One Step Forward

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Dec 10, 2018

While at the police station they desperately search for the baby kidnapped by Mendieta, Márquez, Iago and Sebas enter the tunnels of the Victoria Building in search of answers. Laura remains unconscious while Marquez comes to his aid. Now he is convinced that he must provide the cure for the tumor. Santos leaves the detoxification clinic. Dejected after learning that Laura has kissed with Márquez, he gets hooked again. Susana discovers her deplorable situation and tries to help her.

star 7.64
25 votes
Directors: Luis Oliveros
Writers: Daniel Écija, Jesús Mesas Silva
Chapter 29 -  The memory of oblivion

#14 - Chapter 29 - The memory of oblivion

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 10, 2019

Márquez suspects that Laura, Susana and Bea did not die by causality and decides to deepen the investigation. But when he review the traffic accident report, make a discover of information about Susana that causes you great distress. After the failure to confuse Alicia with Susana, the desperation of Iago increases. Everyone is worried about his strange behavior. But then, Iago receives a message that looks like a communication from Susana

star 7.63
27 votes
Directors: Oriol Ferrer
Writers: Andrés Martín Soto, Daniel Écija, Guillermo Cisneros, Mireia Llinàs
Chapter 26 - We slept awake

#15 - Chapter 26 - We slept awake

Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired Dec 17, 2018

Marquez and Iago request reinforcements to the Gateway. Faced with the unusual situation, the Director alerts them: "You must be prepared, the eternal battle between good and evil will be fought tonight ...". While Márquez, Iago and Sebas set off against the forces of evil, Laura, Susana and María (who have a very important secret to tell) seek an explanation for the strange behavior of the men they love.

star 7.58
24 votes
Writers: Daniel Écija, Jesús Mesas Silva
Chapter 22 - Lies and heartbeats

#16 - Chapter 22 - Lies and heartbeats

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 19, 2018

Márquez and Sebas discover tunnels under the Victoria building. Iago enters them in search of answers and will face a terror beyond the limits of logic. The relationship between Iago and Susana goes through a sweet moment. But while he makes her happy with original surprises, David will try to regain his love. Santos decides to go to a clinic to overcome his addiction to alcoholism. He will not be alone in these hard times: Marquez and Sebas will support him while Laura is still hurt.

star 7.53
30 votes
Directors: Luis Oliveros
Writers: Daniel Écija, Jesús Mesas Silva
Chapter 19 - A man of his word

#17 - Chapter 19 - A man of his word

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 29, 2018

Orders of leaving the Victoria Building case reach the precint, but Marquez insists on continuing on his own. He and Lola will contact Augusto Mendieta, a powerful and dangerous person. Iago continues searching for answers. With Sebas' help, he asks the elders of the neighbourhood about what happened at the Victoria Building during the Civil War. Their answers are surprising. Laura suspects something weird links Marquez with her dead husband, with affects negatively her marriage with Santos. Meanwhile, Bea suffers the constant presence of the ex militar, now turned into a ghost.

star 7.53
32 votes
Directors: Luis Oliveros
Writers: Daniel Écija, Jesús Mesas Silva
Chapter 24 - The Starting Point

#18 - Chapter 24 - The Starting Point

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Dec 3, 2018

Laura discovers that her husband Andrés is in Márquez's body. Now that there are no secrets, they both feel more united than ever. But being together is not going to be as easy as it seems. Iago is aware that one day he will have to return to the Gateway and will never be able to form a couple with Susana. With all the pain in his heart, Iago decides to break up with Susana by letter. Márquez and Susana must protect Inma, the chicken widow who is about to give birth. Persecuted by Mendieta's men, they take refuge in Márquez's house where the woman goes into labor.

star 7.52
27 votes
Directors: Oriol Ferrer
Writers: Daniel Écija, Jesús Mesas Silva
Chapter 30 - Infinite

#19 - Chapter 30 - Infinite

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 17, 2019

After the party, Sebas brings Rebe by car to the student residence where she lives. Sebas leaves but realizes that the young woman has left her wallet and returns to give it to her. Upon arrival he sees Rebe getting into Vero's car. Sebas, surprised, decides to follow them and begins to suspect that they hide something. Aware that they are being watched, several members of the Gateway walk down to Earth to escort Marquez and Iago to a safe place to meet with the Director. Marquez is skeptical of the meeting and does not expect to be given information about what happened with Laura and her daughters.

star 7.52
27 votes
Directors: Luis Oliveros
Writers: Daniel Écija
Chapter 15 - Shared Secrets

#20 - Chapter 15 - Shared Secrets

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 2, 2018

Angela, the mysterious little girl who appeared on the last episode, returns to Marquez and the Link's house. The little girl will guide the Link to the Victoria building and there she will transport him to the time she lived. At the precinct, Lola will join as an agent of the anti-terrorist group. There she will interrogate the ex-militar who tried to bomb the nursery. Between her and Marquez will be a tense encounter. Laura and Santos will organize a dinner at their home. Sebsa will be reticent to go after what Marquez told him. But Maria will convince him. Will things between Santos and Sebas explode?

star 7.51
35 votes
Directors: Oriol Ferrer
Writers: Daniel Écija, Jesús Mesas Silva
Episode 4: Today Is Actually Yesterday

#21 - Episode 4: Today Is Actually Yesterday

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Sep 28, 2017

Only Márquez and the Link know that the person they have in custody isn’t actually the Midnight Butcher. The case is closed by the police but the murderer, a being who has returned from another dimension, could strike again and kill at any moment. More importantly, does the Butcher know that Vargas is now living in Márquez’s body?

star 7.50
42 votes
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Chapter 32 - Ockham's razor

#22 - Chapter 32 - Ockham's razor

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 31, 2019

Carlota's inexplicable escape has questioned the entire police station. Vero's team will have to face an internal investigation. Everything gets even more complicated when María, Alicia and David talk to the coroner and inform them of an amazing event that happened with the pregnant woman's body. Carlota acknowledges before Marquez and Iago that has been sent by the Gateway to end a new threat. A dangerous being has reached Earth and must eliminate it before it is too late. Carlota has a device to locate it and together they will reach an urbanization where David's ex-wife lives.

star 7.50
22 votes
Directors: Oriol Ferrer
Writers: Adriana Rivas, Andrés Martín Soto, Belén Sánchez-Arévalo, Daniel Écija, Guillermo Cisneros, Mireia Llinàs
Episode 3: From Legend To Man

#23 - Episode 3: From Legend To Man

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 21, 2017

Márquez and Susana inspect the serial killer’s new crime scene, which is depressing for both of them. The worst part for this young PC is when her superiors order her off the case. The Link is ready to develop his own plan of action to trap the Butcher.

star 7.49
41 votes
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Chapter 14 - The King of the Deck

#24 - Chapter 14 - The King of the Deck

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 25, 2018

The new season starts in the same moment the last one ended: with the surpise arrival of Lola, Marquez's wife. He thought he was a man without past, but this past reaches him and it is going to change the lifes of all around him. In addition, Marquez and the Link meet Angela, a misterious little girl who appears and disappears unexpectedly and who will guide them to the Victoria building, an old property of the neighborhood. Following Angela, they find themselves in the middle of an unexpected situation which risks their lifes. All seems to indicate that evil forcers are back in Vallecas.

star 7.48
33 votes
Directors: Jesús Rodrigo
Writers:
Chapter 11 - For the last time

#25 - Chapter 11 - For the last time

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Nov 23, 2017

The Link and Marquez have the help of Sebas to find the Butcher. The retired policeman and owner of the bar 'El Vuelo' wishes to collaborate to apprehend the man who killed his best friend Vargas. What Sebas doesn't expect is the terror scene they will face: the attack of various hostiles in a trap set by the Butcher. David has come to a radical decision: he is going to divorce from his wife and renounce to the precinct transfer he had asked for. Laura is very worried for her daughter: she fears Susana will go back to this man who isn't good for her. For now, the young policewoman accepts to meet David to talk.

star 7.48
31 votes
Directors: Jesús Rodrigo
Writers: