Sci-Fi Television in the 2000s

Notable science fiction television shows from the noughties (2000-2009). List order is chronological.

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1.
Battlestar Galactica (2004 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
When an old enemy, the Cylons, resurface and obliterate the 12 colonies, the crew of the aged Galactica protect a small civilian fleet - the last of humanity - as they journey toward the fabled 13th colony, Earth. (44 mins.)
 
2.
Andromeda (2000 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Captain Hunt and the crew of the Starship Andromeda set out on a mission to rebuild the Systems Commonwealth 300 years after its fall. (43 mins.)
 
3.
Dark Angel (2000 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A group of genetically-enhanced children escape from a lab project. Years later we meet Max, one of the escapees who now works for a messenger service in the post-apocalyptic Pacific Northwest. (60 mins.)
 
4.
Starhunter (2000 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Bounty hunter Travis Montana searches for his lost father in the year 2300. (45 mins.)
Director: Roger Gartland
 
5.
The Strangerers (2000 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Aliens in human form land on Earth to carry out a secret mission, and when the Supervisor is decapitated... (60 mins.)
 
6.
Invader ZIM (2001 TV Series)
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An alien from the planet Irk is sent to Earth, not realising that his leaders were fooling him and didn't think a planet was there. He manages to fit in with school children but one boy sees through his disguise. (30 mins.)
 
7.
Star Trek: Enterprise (2001 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A century before Captain Kirk's five-year mission, Jonathan Archer captains the United Earth ship Enterprise during the early years of Starfleet, leading up to the Earth-Romulan War and the formation of the Federation. (60 mins.)
 
8.
Tracker (2001 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
An extraterrestrial lawman hunts escaped alien convicts that have taken over human bodies in present-day Chicago. (60 mins.)
 
9.
Firefly (2002 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.1/10 X  
Five hundred years in the future, a renegade crew aboard a small spacecraft tries to survive as they travel the unknown parts of the galaxy and evade warring factions as well as authority agents out to get them. (44 mins.)
 
10.
Jeopardy (2002 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
When 8 kids from Falkirk go to find UFO's in an area of Australia already noted for alien contacts the... (25 mins.)
 
11.
Jeremiah (2002 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
In a post-apocalyptic future, a deadly virus has wiped out most of humanity. The only ones who survived... (45 mins.)
 
12.
Odyssey 5 (2002 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
After witnessing the destruction of the Earth from orbit, a group of astronauts is sent back in time and given 5 years to prevent the disaster from happening. (60 mins.)
 
13.
Stargate: Infinity (2002 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  
In the near future, a veteran of the Stargate program, four cadets, and a mysterious alien are prevented from returning to Earth by a traitor... (30 mins.)
Director: Will Meugniot
 
14.
Transformers: Armada (2002 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
The Autobots and the Decepticons are going at it again, but this time the two factions are fighting over little transformers called the Mini-Cons... (30 mins.)
Director: Hidehito Ueda
 
15.
2030 CE (2002 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Canadian kid's sci-fi show about teens in the future studying a virus.
 
16.
The Twilight Zone (2002 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
This second revival of The Twilight Zone presents tales of suspense, fantasy, science fiction and horror. (43 mins.)
 
17.
Alienated (2003 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Alienated is about a family who gets abducted by Aliens and then crazy things start happening to them. (30 mins.)
 
18.
Star Wars: Clone Wars (2003 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
The events and battles of the Old Republic's last major war is recounted. (15 mins.)
 
19.
The 4400 (2004 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
As the reappearance of 4,400 missing persons on a single day confounds the global community, federal agents on the case slowly discover the ways in which the victims have been changed. (43 mins.)
 
20.
Lost (2004 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
The survivors of a plane crash are forced to work together in order to survive on a seemingly deserted tropical island. (44 mins.)
 
21.
ReGenesis (2004 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Geneticist David Sandstrom is the chief scientist at the prestigious virology/micro-biology NORBAC laboratory, a joint enterprise between the USA, Canada and Mexico for countering bio-terrorism. (49 mins.)
 
22.
Stargate: Atlantis (2004 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
An international team of scientists and military personnel discover a Stargate network in the Pegasus Galaxy and come face-to-face with a new, powerful enemy, The Wraith. (44 mins.)
 
23.
Tripping the Rift (2004 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Tripping the Rift is a CGI science fiction comedy television series. The universe is modeled largely after the Star Trek universe... (30 mins.)
 
24.
Doctor Who (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
The adventures of the Doctor, who is a time travelling alien from the planet Gallifrey. He has commons and space and lots more (45 mins.)
 
25.
Charlie Jade (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A missing persons detective finds himself caught between three parallel universes. (45 mins.)
 
26.
Sakupljac (2005 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
(10 mins.)
Director: Marko Kamenica
 
27.
Surface (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A marine biologist, an insurance salesman and a teen-aged boy find their lives fundamentally changed by the emergence of a new, and often dangerous, species of sea life, while government agents work to keep the affair under wraps. (60 mins.)
 
28.
Threshold (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A team of experts are assembled after the U.S. Navy discovers an extra-terrestrial object briefly appeared near a ship in the Atlantic Ocean. (60 mins.)
 
29.
Eureka (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
The best minds in the US are tucked away in a remote town where they build futuristic inventions for the government's benefit. (60 mins.)
 
30.
Hyperdrive (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A sci-fi British comedy about the adventures of Her Majesty's Ship Camden Lock in the year 2151. It's... (29 mins.)
 
31.
Jericho (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A small town in Kansas is literally left in the dark after seeing a mushroom cloud over near-by Denver, Colorado. The townspeople struggle to find answers about the blast and solutions on how to survive. (45 mins.)
 
32.
Torchwood (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
The members of the Torchwood Institute, a secret organization founded by the British Crown, fight to protect the Earth from extraterrestrial and supernatural threats. (50 mins.)
 
33.
Bionic Woman (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
A reimagining of the popular 1970s TV series about a female athlete who is given bionic strength. (60 mins.)
 
34.
Flash Gordon (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  
Hometown Celebrity Steven "Flash" Gordon discovers a secret his father tried desperately to keep hidden... (60 mins.)
 
35.
Grand Star (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
"Grand Star", formerly known as "Ice Corp.", is a futuristic, action-adventure series based on the saga by French novelist Georges J...
 
36.
Journeyman (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A man travels back in time to help people in trouble. (45 mins.)
 
37.
Primeval (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
When strange anomalies start to appear all over England, Professor Cutter and his team must track down and capture all sorts of dangerous prehistoric creatures from Earth's distant past. (60 mins.)
 
38.
The Sarah Jane Adventures (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Investigative journalist Sarah Jane Smith, with the help of her adopted son, his friends, and an intelligent supercomputer, combats evil alien forces here on Earth. (60 mins.)
 
39.
Clone (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
(30 mins.)
 
40.
Eleventh Hour (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A government scientist and his tough attractive FBI handler try to save people from deadly scientific experiments, poisoners, rare diseases and environmental hazards. (45 mins.)
 
41.
Fringe (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
An FBI agent is forced to work with an institutionalized scientist and his son in order to rationalize a brewing storm of unexplained phenomena. (46 mins.)
 
42.
Knight Rider (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
KITT (Knight Industries Three Thousand) is an artificially intelligent car that can hack any system... (60 mins.)
 
43.
Sanctuary (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Stem cells, gene therapy, transplants, and cloning have changed the definition of "humanity" in the modern world, but the darker side contains monsters that only few are brave enough to face, because the future lies in their hands. (44 mins.)
 
44.
Survivors (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
An unknown virus pandemic kills more than 90% of the world's population. Those immune must strive to survive and overcome the difficulties of this new world order, hoping that the virus will not mutate. (60 mins.)
 
45.
Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Set after the events in Terminator 2: Judgment Day, Sarah Connor and her son, John, try to stay under-the-radar from the government, as they plot to destroy the computer network, Skynet, in hopes of preventing Armageddon. (60 mins.)
 
46.
Transformers: Animated (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Transformers crash land on present day Earth and inadvertently cause a technological revolution. They wake up 50 years later in a world where robots are used in everyday life. StarScream arrives looking for their AllSpark. (20 mins.)
 
47.
Ark (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Two strangers, a man and woman, from separate times wake with no memory aboard a huge bioship. They must work together for answers as to where they are and why they are there.
 
48.
Caprica (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Two families, the Graystones and the Adamas, live together on a peaceful planet known as Caprica, where a startling breakthrough in artificial intelligence brings about unforeseen consequences. A spin-off of the Sci Fi Channel series "Battlestar Galactica" set 50 years prior to the events of that show. (60 mins.)
 
49.
Defying Gravity (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Eight astronauts living aboard an international spacecraft on a mission through the Solar System, as the world watches from billions of kilometers away. (60 mins.)
 
50.
Dollhouse (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A futuristic laboratory assigns different tasks to its various residents, who then have their memories erased upon the completion of their assignments. (44 mins.)
 
51.
Flashforward (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A special task force in the FBI investigates after every person on Earth simultaneously blacks out and awakens with a short vision of their future. (42 mins.)
 
52.
Paradox (2009 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
During a period of high activity on the sun a physicist receives images in his lab that show an event that has yet to happen. (60 mins.)
 
53.
SGU Stargate Universe (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Trapped on an Ancient spaceship billions of light years from home, a group of soldiers and civilians struggle to survive and find their way back to Earth. (43 mins.)
 
54.
Starhyke (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  
In the year 3034 the human race has found a way to make itself emotionless and has taken over most of the galaxy...
 
55.
Stormworld (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Two boys who are transported into a parallel universe. (24 mins.)
 
56.
V (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
An extraterrestrial race arrives on Earth with seemingly good intentions, only to slowly reveal their true machinations the more ingrained into society they become. (42 mins.)