A young man wakes up from a 12 year coma to discover new abilities that come to propel him into the middle of a dangerous conspiracy.


26 ( 16)

Watch Now

on Amazon Video


Next Episode

Monday, January 23
S1.E5 Fancy Meeting You Here
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Holden seeks out Luke in a rejection of all things Realm and ventures out on his very first date with Jamie.

Most Recent Episode

Monday, January 16
S1.E4 The Man in the Yellow Jacket
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

Upon learning shocking news about Kevin, Holden teams up with Jeff to scratch the surface of the man known only as "Yellow Jacket".

Previous Episode

Monday, January 9
S1.E3 Ties That Bind
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  



Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Emerald City (TV Series 2016)
Adventure | Drama | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A modern reimagining of the stories that led to 'The Wizard of Oz'.

Stars: Adria Arjona, Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Ana Ularu
Incorporated (TV Series 2016)
Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A man attempts to thwart a giant corporation that seems to have unlimited power.

Stars: Sean Teale, Allison Miller, Eddie Ramos
Ransom I (TV Series 2017)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Ransom is inspired by the professional experiences of crisis negotiator Laurent Combalbert who with his partner, Marwan Mery, are among the top negotiators in the world. Together, they ... See full summary »

Stars: Sarah Greene, Luke Roberts, Nazneen Contractor
The Mick (TV Series 2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A hard-living aunt is forced to take care of her wealthy sister's spoiled kids after the mom flees the country to avoid criminal charges.

Stars: Kaitlin Olson, Carla Jimenez, Scott MacArthur
Action | Fantasy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

After her mother is kidnapped, Clary must venture into the dark world of demon hunting.

Stars: Katherine McNamara, Dominic Sherwood, Matthew Daddario
Travelers II (TV Series 2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Hundreds of years from now, surviving humans discover how to send consciousness back through time, into people of the 21st century, while attempting to save humanity from a terrible future.

Stars: Eric McCormack, MacKenzie Porter, Nesta Cooper
Taboo (TV Series 2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.3/10 X  

Adventurer James Keziah Delaney builds his own shipping empire in the early 1800s.

Stars: Tom Hardy, Jonathan Pryce, Richard Dixon
Colony (TV Series 2016)
Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Set in the near future, Colony centers on a family who must make difficult decisions as they balance staying together while trying to survive. They live in L.A., which has been occupied by ... See full summary »

Stars: Josh Holloway, Sarah Wayne Callies, Isabella Crovetti
Shooter (TV Series 2016)
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A conspiracy thriller that follows the journey of Bob Lee Swagger, a highly-decorated veteran who is coaxed back into action to prevent a plot to kill the President.

Stars: Ryan Phillippe, Shantel VanSanten, Cynthia Addai-Robinson
The Halcyon (TV Series 2017)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

The Halcyon tells the story of a bustling and glamorous five star hotel at the centre of London society and a world at war. The drama, set in 1940, shows London life through the prism of ... See full summary »

Stars: Jamie Blackley, Edward Bluemel, Hermione Corfield
The Magicians (TV Series 2015)
Drama | Fantasy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

After being recruited to a secretive academy, a group of students discover that the magic they read about as children is very real-and more dangerous than they ever imagined.

Stars: Jason Ralph, Stella Maeve, Olivia Taylor Dudley
The OA (TV Series 2016)
Drama | Fantasy | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

Having gone missing seven years ago, the previously blind Prairie returns home, now in her 20s with her sight restored. While many believe she is a miracle, others worry that she could be dangerous.

Stars: Brit Marling, Jason Isaacs, Scott Wilson


Series cast summary:
 Willa (10 episodes, 2016-2017)
 Luke Matthews (10 episodes, 2016-2017)
 Tom Matthews (10 episodes, 2016-2017)
 Diane Matthews (10 episodes, 2016-2017)
 Arthur (10 episodes, 2016-2017)
 Holden / ... (10 episodes, 2016-2017)
 Jeff McArdle (9 episodes, 2017)
 The Man in the Yellow Jacket / ... (8 episodes, 2016-2017)
 Daniel (7 episodes, 2017)
 Tess Shoemacher (6 episodes, 2017)
 Charlie (5 episodes, 2017)
 Pastor Ian (5 episodes, 2017)


A young man wakes up from a 12 year coma to discover new abilities that come to propel him into the middle of a dangerous conspiracy.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Drama | Fantasy | Mystery





Release Date:

2 January 2017 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs



See  »

Did You Know?


Actor Burkely Duffield and his character Holden Matthews were born in the same year (1992). Burkely's birthday is August 9 and Holden's is February 17. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Enjoyable nonsense
3 January 2017 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I found this show enjoyable and it pulled me in. It has some good actors and some very well done scenes (I was particularly impressed by Eden Brolin- -it seems the Brolins may be getting better with each generation.) However, you must suspend disbelief almost entirely, as the show's plot really doesn't stand up to any sort of analysis.

Like many of the other early reviews here, I binge watched this series over the New Years holiday.

I went into 'Beyond' thinking it was likely campy, breezy, sci-fi with an eye toward a YA demographic (similar to Freeform's 'Shadowhunters', a guilty pleasure if you're in the right mood).

However, this show takes itself more seriously-the violence in the early episodes is much more realistic. As is the bickering that goes on in the lead character's family. Additionally, there are more serious background themes present here concerning the exploitation of grief by religion and commerce, as well as the common experience of PTSD by former soldiers. Heady stuff, for this kind of show. That this show takes itself more seriously, however, is not really a good reason to watch it. The early episode violence is gratuitous, to the point that it doesn't even make sense by the end of the series; and the background issues remain firmly in the background.

The central conceit of the show is that after recovering from a 12-year coma, the lead character Holden is plagued by mysterious visions, supernatural experiences, recruitment attempts by bizarre cultists, as well as the attention of a beautiful and mysterious woman who wants to help protect him from all of these other things.

With each episode, more memories from Holden's time in his coma are revealed. Whether these memories are dreams, near-death experiences, or actual memories of time spent in purely spiritual world slowly becomes clearer over the course of the episodes. The way in which Holden's memories are revealed, and their relation to the cult and his mysterious guardian are what pulls you into the story. Along the way, there are also some really well done bits concerning Holden's romance with another coma victim, as well the appearance of random characters, such as a movie obsessed pharmacist, that make the unfolding of Holden's story rather more enjoyable than it probably ought to be.

By the end, frankly, none of it makes a damn bit of sense, making a scene from Holden's middle episodes romance all the more foretelling. In that scene, after catching a fish with his paramour, he lets it go, much to her amazement-the moral being that it is about the effort/journey, not the result/destination. As long as you keep that in mind, and don't bother trying to make sense of the series as a whole, 'Beyond' is an enjoyable ride.

9 of 14 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Only reason to watch this show captmayor
Would you prefer Holden to be with Charlie or Willa ? hanvarun
Time he went into a coma abbadon-hades
Tired of telekinesis yosoycraig
Holden looks a lot like marifer592
Looks like it could be similar to... kmuehlmeier
Discuss Beyond (2016) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: