50 Best Current TV Shows

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1.
Game of Thrones (2011 TV Series)
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Nine noble families fight for control over the mythical lands of Westeros. Meanwhile, a forgotten race hell-bent on destruction returns after being dormant for thousands of years. (56 mins.)
“ 5 Kings, 1 Throne. One of the best shows on cable. ” - calm
 
2.
Shameless (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
An alcoholic man lives in a perpetual stupor while his six children with whom he lives cope as best they can. (46 mins.)
“ Somewhere between lower class and poverty. Great job by all but especially William H. Macy ” - calm
 
3.
Grey's Anatomy (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A drama centered on the personal and professional lives of five surgical interns and their supervisors. (41 mins.)
“ Still going strong. What I like about this show is the true to life medical issues brought to the forefront. It's eyeopening to see what is going on out there in the real world. Great story too! ” - calm
 
4.
Touch (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A widower struggling to raise his emotionally challenged son discovers that he can predict events before they happen. (43 mins.)
“ A new series that touches on a little known subject. Is it Autism, genius, prophecy or just a plain gift? I love the way all the dots connect. A brilliant show in my opinion. ” - calm
 
5.
Weeds (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
When a suburban mother turns to dealing marijuana in order to maintain her privileged lifestyle after her husband dies, she finds out just how addicted her entire neighborhood already is. (28 mins.)
“ I've been watching it since the beginning. Although this is the last season, I am still intrigued by the crazy and entertaining antics of Nancy Botwin and family. I will never forget the 1st season finale -- it blew me away. Hadn't seen anything that crazy since the 1st season finale of Huff. I will miss Weeds. ” - calm
 
6.
The Borgias (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
The saga of a crime family in 15th century Italy. (50 mins.)
“ As usual, Timothy Irons gives a riveting performance and this true story is under your skin. Loving it -- can't wait for the new season to start. ” - calm
 
7.
Dancing with the Stars (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
U.S. reality show based on the British series "Strictly Come Dancing," where celebrities partner up with professional dancers and compete against each other in weekly elimination rounds to determine a winner. (60 mins.)
“ This show never ceases to amaze me. From the cast of dancing stars to the performances of seasoned performers. And it's all for nothing, I mean for a mirror ball? What's that? Still a pretty good reality show! ” - calm
 
8.
Scandal (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
A former White House Communications Director starts her own crisis management firm only to realize her clients are not the only ones with secrets. (43 mins.)
“ Oh what a tangled web we weave, or not, according to Kerri Washington, star of Scandal. Fast talking, fast paced and good drama. I'm loving this show. ” - calm
 
9.
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.)
“ I tried not to watch this series but popularity got the best of me. I've been a true fan ever since. ” - calm
 
10.
The Big C (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A suburban mother faces her cancer diagnosis while trying to find humor and happiness as well. (30 mins.)
“ Oliver Platte, one of my favorite actors is at it again. His wife, played by Laura Linney, has cancer, his son is a prick most of the time and his wife's live in student played by Gabourey Sidibe gives a new meaning to straight talk. His bi-polar brother-in-law completes a rather entertaining family. Good show! ” - calm
 
11.
The Voice (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Four famous musicians search for the best voices in America and will mentor these singers to become artists. America will decide which singer will be worthy of the grand prize. (60 mins.)
“ One of the better reality singing shows. What you hear is what you get. 4 judges, Christina Aguilera, Cee Lo Green, Adam Levine and Blake Shelton get to hear contestants sing without seeing what they look like. It's a true blind audition. If any one of the judges likes what they hear, they can extend an offer to the contestant to join their team. Very interesting! ” - calm
 
12.
Private Practice (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A spin-off of the medical drama "Grey's Anatomy" centering on the life of neonatal surgeon Addison Montgomery. (60 mins.)
“ A spin off of Grey's Anatomy. Lots of sex, lots of problems, and lots of fun. I'm not sure this show will last beyond this new season but it has been very formative and entertaining. ” - calm
 
13.
House of Lies (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A subversive, scathing look at a self-loathing management consultant from a top-tier firm. Marty, a highly successful, cutthroat consultant is never above using any means (or anyone) necessary to get his clients the information they want. (28 mins.)
“ If you like fast talking, fast living and lots of sex and profanity, this is the series for you. Don Cheadle plays Marty Kahn, the head of a ruthless team of consultants. You just will have to watch it to believe it. Everyone knows they're being taken for a ride with this fast paced consultant team -- but they save companies despite the odds. ” - calm
 
14.
Magic City (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Centers on Miami mobsters and other characters from Miami Beach in the late 1950s. (50 mins.)
“ I've only just started watching this series -- it seems to have a lot of potential. I've heard from other viewers that it really gets down and dirty. It's holding my interest and I'm currently viewing episode 3. More to follow..... ” - calm
 
15.
Grimm (2011 TV Series)
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A homicide detective discovers he is a descendant of hunters who fight supernatural forces. (45 mins.)
 
16.
America's Got Talent (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
A weekly talent competition where an array of performers -- from singers and dancers, to comedians and novelty acts -- vie for a $1 million cash prize. (60 mins.)
 
17.
Treme (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Life after Hurricane Katrina as the residents of New Orleans try to rebuild their lives, their homes, and their unique culture in the aftermath of one of the worst natural disasters in the USA. (59 mins.)
 
18.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
Dexter Morgan is a Forensics Expert, but that's what he seems to be, as that's not what he really is. Dexter is a serial killer that hunts the bad. (53 mins.)
 
19.
So You Think You Can Dance (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Dancers skilled in everything from ballroom and ballet to salsa, jive, hip-hop and krumping, all compete to be named the best... (60 mins.)
 
20.
Suits (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
On the run from a drug deal gone bad, Mike Ross, a brilliant college-dropout, finds himself a job working with Harvey Specter, one of New York City's best lawyers. (44 mins.)
 
21.
The Newsroom (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
A newsroom undergoes some changes in its workings and morals as a new team is brought in, bringing unexpected results for its existing news anchor. (55 mins.)
 
22.
Homeland (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A bipolar CIA operative becomes convinced a prisoner of war has been turned by al-Qaeda and is planning to carry out a terrorist attack on American soil. (55 mins.)
 
23.
American Idol (2002 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  
Twelve finalists and/or future singers (six men and six women) who were selected from America, compete... (42 mins.)
 
24.
Body of Proof (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Medical examiner Megan Hunt's unique approach to solving crimes puts her at odds with her superiors. (60 mins.)
 
25.
Curb Your Enthusiasm (2000 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
The life and times of Larry David and the predicaments he gets himself in with his friends and complete strangers. (28 mins.)
 
26.
In Treatment (2008 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A psychotherapist questions his abilities and gets help by reuniting with his old therapist, whom he has not seen for ten years. (25 mins.)
 
27.
The X Factor (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
In this American version of the hit UK show, Simon Cowell and his fellow judges search for a singer who has the "X factor".
 
28.
Common Law (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Centers on cops Wes Mitchell and Travis Marks, who have a problem, each other. So their captain sends them to couples therapy. (43 mins.)
 
29.
Damages (2007 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
A law school graduate becomes the protégée of a successful high-stakes litigator. (60 mins.)
 
30.
White Collar (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
A white collar criminal agrees to help the FBI catch other white collar criminals using his expertise as an art and securities thief, counterfeiter, and conman. (40 mins.)
 
31.
Luther (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
A crime drama series starring Idris Elba as a near-genius murder detective whose brilliant mind can't always save him from the dangerous violence of his passions. (60 mins.)
 
32.
Nashville (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A fading country music star comes into conflict with a rising young star. (43 mins.)
 
33.
666 Park Avenue (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
If you could make one wish, what would it be? And what would you do to get it? At 666 Park Avenue, all... (60 mins.)
 
34.
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
 
35.
Political Animals (2012 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A divorced, former First Lady, is currently serving as the Secretary of State. She deals with State Department issues, while trying to keep her family together. (360 mins.)
 
36.
Up All Night (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Takes an irreverent look at parenthood through the point of view of an acerbic working mother, along with her stay-at-home husband and opinionated parents. (22 mins.)
 
37.
Animal Practice (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
An animal loving veterinarian despises pet owners. (22 mins.)
 
38.
Guys with Kids (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
30-something dads struggle as parents because they are still children at heart. (22 mins.)
 
39.
Covert Affairs (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Fresh out of the farm, Annie Walker must adapt to the challenging life of a CIA operative under the guidance of her handler, Auggie. But soon she realizes her recruit might have to do with her last boyfriend rather than her talent. (60 mins.)