My top 20 Television shows of all time

Whether its drama or comedy, fantasy or fact. My top 20 tv shows is here. It excludes TV movies and one off's.
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1.
Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A young woman is forced to fulfill her destiny of fighting vampires and demons with the help of her friends all the while struggling to live a normal teenage life of heart break and drama. (44 mins.)
“ I can just watch this show time and time again. I always find something new to enjoy, the writing in my eyes is unsurpassed and its ideas so well thought out. Its season 5 high is incredible and with episodes like "The Body" its cemented itself as more than just TV gold. ” - mad_mandonna
 
2.
Absolutely Fabulous (1992 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Edina Monsoon and her best friend Patsy drive Eddie's sensible daughter, Saffron, up the wall with their... (45 mins.)
“ My favourite comedy series of all time. I actually quacked with laughter at every episode. And no matter how many times I see it, it always makes me smile. ” - mad_mandonna
 
3.
True Blood (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Telepathic waitress Sookie Stackhouse encounters a strange new supernatural world when she meets the mysterious Bill, a southern Louisiana gentleman and vampire. (55 mins.)
“ Sexy beyond belief. A fanasy show that fantasises with itself. Its trash, but my god is this the guiltiest of all pleasures. Yes it is. ” - mad_mandonna
 
4.
Nurse Jackie (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A drug-addicted nurse struggles to find a balance between the demands of her frenetic job at a New York City hospital and an array of personal dramas. (27 mins.)
“ So funny, so easy to watch, wonderful characters, great chemistry. Each season has something to offer. ” - mad_mandonna
 
5.
Family Guy (1999 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
In a wacky Rhode Island town, a dysfunctional family strive to cope with everyday life as they are thrown from one crazy scenario to another. (22 mins.)
“ The slower episodes are made up for by some episodes where tears will roll down my face in laughter. And a show this quotable deserve a lot of praise. ” - mad_mandonna
 
6.
Once Upon a Time (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A young woman with a troubled past is drawn to a small town in Maine where fairy tales are to be believed. (44 mins.)
Director: David Barrett
“ A tremendous and great opening season, with a season finale worthy of the title "Best First Season Finale EVER" ” - mad_mandonna
 
7.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
By day, mild-mannered Dexter is a blood-spatter analyst for the Miami police. But at night, he is a serial killer who only targets other murderers. (53 mins.)
“ Smart, Dark and witty as hell. Not one I'd rewatch, but the stories keep you guessing to the amazing climaxes at the end of each season. ” - mad_mandonna
 
8.
United States of Tara (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A woman struggles to find a balance between her dissociative identity disorder and raising a dysfunctional family. (30 mins.)
“ Great concept that is brilliantly executed. Shame it was cancelled I really felt it could have given so much more. ” - mad_mandonna
 
9.
Friends (1994 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
Follows the personal and professional lives of six 20 to 30-something-year-old friends living in Manhattan. (22 mins.)
“ Everyone has their favourite. Friends is one show that is so easy to watch you just gotta love it. ” - mad_mandonna
 
10.
Ugly Betty (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A young, smart and wise woman named Betty Suarez goes on a journey to find her inner beauty. The only... (60 mins.)
“ Wonderfully whimsical, comedy. ” - mad_mandonna
 
11.
Desperate Housewives (2004 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Secrets and truths unfold through the lives of female friends in one suburban neighborhood, after the mysterious suicide of a neighbor. (45 mins.)
“ Though with declining quality across the seasons Desperate Housewives maintains a comedic and dramatic emsemble unmatched television at the moment. ” - mad_mandonna
 
12.
The Simpsons (1989 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
The satiric adventures of a working-class family in the misfit city of Springfield. (22 mins.)
“ The Simpson WAS amazing and so so so funny. Now its not, its a shame I'm not judging just the fist twelve seasons, cause if I was this could shoot to the top. ” - mad_mandonna
 
13.
Sex and the City (1998 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Four female New Yorkers gossip about their sex lives (or lack thereof) and find new ways to deal with being a woman in the '90s. (30 mins.)
“ I learned sex from this show. Though I wish I could pull men as easy as Samantha. ” - mad_mandonna
 
14.
Bad Girls (1999 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Drama about the staff and inmates of a women's prison. (90 mins.)
“ It may have drifted in subsequent years, but Bad Girls was entertaining and a really a gritty piece of british tv. ” - mad_mandonna
 
15.
Cougar Town (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A recently divorced woman decides to find some excitement in her dating life. (22 mins.)
“ Witty and wild. So much fun and so easy to watch. ” - mad_mandonna
 
16.
Angel (1999 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
The vampire Angel, cursed with a soul, moves to Los Angeles and aids people with supernatural-related problems while questing for his own redemption. (44 mins.)
“ It will always be in Buffy's shadow, but this is still a great show. ” - mad_mandonna
 
17.
Will & Grace (1998 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Will and Grace live together in an apartment in New York City. He's a gay lawyer, she's a straight interior designer. (22 mins.)
“ It got a bit ubsurd after a while, but Karen Walker is one of the best characters ever invented. ” - mad_mandonna
 
18.
Green Wing (2004 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Funky hospital-based sketch-comedy-drama type show. (65 mins.)
“ Utterly hilarious. The Brits do it best. ” - mad_mandonna
 
19.
The Fairly OddParents (2001 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
After being tortured and humiliated by his babysitter, a ten year old boy is put under the care of two fairy godparents, who can grant him almost any wish, which leads to dire consequences. (30 mins.)
“ It may be a kids show, but it literally still makes me laugh as an adult. Its so stupid and over-the-top. ” - mad_mandonna
 
20.
Queer as Folk (1999 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A groundbreaking gay adult drama which chronicles the lives of Stuart and Vince, as well as 15-year-old Nathan, who is in love with Stuart. (48 mins.)
“ The British original still the best ” - mad_mandonna