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Secrets of the Dead 

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Mysteries involving notable historical events, people and locations are scientifically examined.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Liev Schreiber ...  Self - Narrator / ... 48 episodes, 2000-2013
Jay O. Sanders ...  Narrator / ... 24 episodes, 2012-2019
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Mysteries involving notable historical events, people and locations are scientifically examined.

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Sometimes the truth gets carried to the grave. It's time to dig it up.


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UK | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 May 2000 (USA) See more »

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Secrets of the Dead See more »

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The show originated in Great Britain where it was first broadcast by Channel 4 in 1999. PBS re-edited the original British episodes, renamed some and brought in American voice artists to re-narrate many episodes. The PBS version of the show frequently incorporates episodes from other Channel 4 documentary strands. See more »

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Spin-off Secrets of the Pharaohs (2001) See more »

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Secrets of the Dead
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Composed by Monc
Performed by Zoar
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One of the best American documentary series
9 July 2019 | by Petra_HuberSee all my reviews

One of the best American documentary series. I really like watching her.


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