TJ's 30 Favourite TV Shows

These are my 30 favourite TV shows. Not in any specific order.
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1.
Daredevil (2015 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
Matt Murdock, with his other senses superhumanly enhanced, fights crime as a blind lawyer by day, and vigilante by night. (54 mins.)
“ One of the best new shows I've seen in years.
My absolute, deadset favourite of the 4 Netflix Marvel shows.
Bring on Season 3 & The Defenders. ” - TeeJay86
 
2.
Game of Thrones (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.5/10 X  
Nine noble families fight for control over the mythical lands of Westeros, while a forgotten race returns after being dormant for thousands of years. (56 mins.)
“ One of the best BOOK to SCREEN adaptations ever ” - TeeJay86
 
3.
Vikings (2013 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
The world of the Vikings is brought to life through the journey of Ragnar Lothbrok, the first Viking to emerge from Norse legend and onto the pages of history - a man on the edge of myth. (44 mins.)
 
4.
Stranger Things (2016 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
When a young boy disappears, his mother, a police chief, and his friends must confront terrifying forces in order to get him back. (55 mins.)
“ A brilliant slice of 80's nostalgia.
Bring on Season 2. ” - TeeJay86
 
5.
Entourage (2004 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Film star Vince Chase navigates the vapid terrain of Los Angeles with a close circle of friends and his trusty agent. (28 mins.)
“ LOVE THIS SHOW ” - TeeJay86
 
6.
Agent Carter (2015 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
In 1946, Peggy Carter is relegated to secretarial duties in the Strategic Scientific Reserve (SSR). When Howard Stark is accused of treason, he secretly recruits Peggy to clear his name with the help of his butler, Edwin Jarvis. (42 mins.)
“ Uncancel this & bring it back for Season 3
One of my new favourite shows ” - TeeJay86
 
7.
Black Sails (2014 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Captain Flint and his pirates, twenty years prior to Robert Louis Stevenson's classic "Treasure Island". (56 mins.)
“ Prequel series to Treasure Island.
Can't wait to see the fourth & final season ” - TeeJay86
 
8.
Smallville (2001 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A young Clark Kent struggles to find his place in the world as he learns to harness his alien powers for good and deals with the typical troubles of teenage life in Smallville, Kansas. (60 mins.)
“ Superman re-imagined ” - TeeJay86
 
9.
The Big Bang Theory (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A woman who moves into an apartment across the hall from two brilliant but socially awkward physicists shows them how little they know about life outside of the laboratory. (22 mins.)
“ What happens when you put four nerds & one smokin' hot babe together, absolute hilarity ” - TeeJay86
 
10.
Two and a Half Men (2003 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A hedonistic jingle writer's free-wheeling life comes to an abrupt halt when his brother and 10-year-old nephew move into his beach-front house. (22 mins.)
“ Say what you will but it's funny - forget 30, watch Two ” - TeeJay86
 
11.
Hawaii Five-0 (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Steve McGarrett returns home to Oahu, in order to find his father's killer. The governor offers him the chance to run his own task force (Five-0). Steve's team is joined by Chin Ho Kelly, Danny "Danno" Williams, and Kono Kalakaua. (42 mins.)
“ One of my favourite crime shows.
Never seen the original but I don't think it matters ” - TeeJay86
 
12.
Las Vegas (2003 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Welcome to the Montecito Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, where you can do anything you want... but Ed Deline and his crack surveillance team will be watching. Just remember, what happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas... (60 mins.)
“ It should NOT have been cancelled mid-season ” - TeeJay86
 
13.
Spartacus: War of the Damned (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Watch the story of history's greatest gladiator unfold with graphic violence and the passions of the women that love them. This is Spartacus. (55 mins.)
“ Gods of the Arena included (6 part mini-series)
It's got everything you expect from a show set around Gladiators. Blood, guts & uninhibited steamy sex & a bevvy of beautiful, naked women ” - TeeJay86
 
14.
True Detective (2014 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.1/10 X  
Seasonal anthology series in which police investigations unearth the personal and professional secrets of those involved, both within and outside the law. (55 mins.)
“ Season One NOT Two ” - TeeJay86
 
15.
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.)
“ Humanity's last hope. A brilliant reimagining of the original ” - TeeJay86
 
16.
Strike Back (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
The actions of 'Section 20', a secretive unit of British military intelligence. A team of special operations personnel conduct several high risk missions throughout the globe. (45 mins.)
 
17.
The Flash (2014 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
After being struck by lightning, Barry Allen wakes up from his coma to discover he's been given the power of super speed, becoming the Flash, fighting crime in Central City. (43 mins.)
“ My favourite of the 'Arrowverse' ” - TeeJay86
 
18.
Sherlock (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.2/10 X  
A modern update finds the famous sleuth and his doctor partner solving crime in 21st century London. (88 mins.)
“ A brilliant 21st century imagining of the famous & one & only Detective. The best of British TV
Series 1 - Good
Series 2 - Better
Series 3 - The Best
Series 4 - Not Bad....meh ” - TeeJay86
 
19.
Band of Brothers (2001 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.5/10 X  
The story of Easy Company of the US Army 101st Airborne Division and their mission in WWII Europe from Operation Overlord through V-J Day. (594 mins.)
“ Must see ” - TeeJay86
 
20.
The Pacific (2010 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
The Pacific Theatre of World War 2, as seen through the eyes of several young Marines. (530 mins.)
“ Just as good as 'Band of Brothers' ” - TeeJay86
 
21.
Scrubs (2001 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
In the unreal world of Sacred Heart Hospital, intern John "J.D" Dorian learns the ways of medicine, friendship and life. (22 mins.)
“ A medical show with a sense of humour ” - TeeJay86
 
22.
Rules of Engagement (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Two couples and their single friend, all at different stages in their relationships, deal with the complications of dating, commitment and marriage. (22 mins.)
 
23.
Outlander (2014 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
Follows the story of Claire Randall, a married combat nurse from 1945 who is mysteriously swept back in time to 1743... (64 mins.)
“ An awesome mix of Scottish history & 1940's
Bring on Season 3 ” - TeeJay86
 
24.
Home Improvement (1991 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The daily trials and tribulations of Tim Taylor, a TV show host raising three mischeivous boys with help from his loyal co-host, loving wife, and eccentric neighbor. (22 mins.)
Director: Andy Morris
“ My personal favourite 90's TV show (suck it Seinfield) ” - TeeJay86
 
25.
Rome (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
A down-to-earth account of the lives of both illustrious and ordinary Romans set in the last days of the Roman Republic. (90 mins.)
 
26.
Gotham (2014 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
The story behind Detective James Gordon's rise to prominence in Gotham City in the years before Batman's arrival. (42 mins.)
 
27.
The Tudors (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A dramatic series about the reign and marriages of King Henry VIII. (60 mins.)
“ The life & times of King Henry VIII. Who said history wasn't interesting ” - TeeJay86
 
28.
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.)
 
29.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
The missions of the Strategic Homeland Intervention, Enforcement and Logistics Division. (45 mins.)
 
30.
Doctor Who (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
The further adventures of the time-traveling alien adventurer and his companions. (45 mins.)
“ An awesome re-imagining of the famous TIMELORD
This is DR. WHO for the 21st century
FINALLY...a lesbian companion. ” - TeeJay86