The entertainment industry has produced a number of good TV shows over ages. These TV shows have entertained hundreds of people all over the world. Thousands of TV shows have been made using various fascinating stories and in different genres. The most popular TV shows that have been able to entertain the audience have various genres like comedy, horror, thriller, game shows, fiction, soaps, love, reality, talk shows and so on. These TV shows have provided various people a never ending entertainment.
However, there are some TV shows that have touched the hearts of thousands of people despite the different tastes and likings of the people. These TV shows have been on the top for years and have been aired in several different countries.
People who are couch potatoes and like to spend their weekend or free hours by watching TV serials, here is a list of famous TV series. These TV series have been liked and admired by people all over the world. The list of most popular TV series goes as follows:
Created By: Vince Gilligan
Starring: Bryan Cranston, Anna Gunn, Aaron Pau
Produced by High Bridge Productions, Inc. and Gran Via Productions in association with Sony Pictures Television for AMC Television Breaking Bad is an American crime drama. The filming takes place in New Mexico. Bryan Cranston is a chemistry teacher at a school. He comes to know that he is suffering from lung cancer. In order to provide a financial security for his family, he becomes a drug dealer. So, this fearless chemistry teacher calls his old student, Jesse Pinkman played by Aaron Paul, and they both set on a quest to enter the world of crime and drugs.
Game of Thrones
Created By: David Benioff, D.B. Weiss
Starring- Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey, Maisie Williams
The American fantasy drama, Game of Thrones series, is based on American author George R.R. Martin’s classic fictional novel series, A Song of Ice and Fire. The Game of Thrones is not fully based on the novel series, but is an HBO version of it. The show plot is based in a fictional mediaeval world where people are always fighting for power. This series has three seasons and in every season the characters play only one game i.e. Game of Thrones. In this game only two things can happen, either you win or you die.
Starring: Michael C. Hall, Jennifer Carpenter, David Zayas
Dexter is the American crime thriller based on Jeff Lindsay’s novels Darkly Dreaming Dexter and Dearly Devoted Dexter. The story is about Dexter Morgan who is a forensic blood spatter expert for the Miami Dade Police Department. Dexter has one sister who also works for the Miami Dade Police Department and a girlfriend who is a mother of two children. He was greatly influenced from his foster father Harry who inspired him with a code to live the life of a vigilante. So, Dexter is living by this rule and at night he hunts down the criminals and punishes them in his own brutal ways.
Orange Is the New Black
Created By: Jenji Kohan
Starring: Taylor Schilling, Danielle Brooks, Taryn Manning
Orange is the New Black is the comedy drama based on the life of Piper Chapman played by Taylor Schilling. Piper, a woman from Connecticut, who now lives in New York City, lives a law abiding life. However she was not like this always. She once transported a suitcase full of drug money for Alex Vause, Chapman’s former lover and an international drug smuggler. The crime occurred about ten years ago but Piper who has been found guilty of the crime gets a sentence of fifteen month imprisonment for the crime she committed a decade ago.
Sons of Anarchy
Created By: Kurt Sutter
Starring: Charlie Hunnam, Katey Sagal, Mark Boone Junior
From the creators of The Shield, comes the new dark drama Sons of Anarchy. A deserter motorcycle club has taken the responsibility to watch over the society and save it from the outsiders who come to the town. Jackson Teller or Jax, is the member of this club who is adjusting with the new responsibility he got after his wife gave birth to a child. Jax, who is a loyal member of the club faces times when he has to prove his loyalty to the group.
The Walking Dead
Created By: Frank Darabont
Starring: Andrew Lincoln, Jon Bernthal, Sarah Wayne Callies
The dead have risen again and are feeding on the living people. The world is heading towards an end with a widespread apocalyptic event that has turned various living beings into Zombies. The society as we knew has fallen and now the world is ruled by these dead people who hunt down the living beings for their food. Police officer Rick Grimes, who has been in coma for a long time, wakes up from his sleep and finds that the world is in a new crisis. This cop now is in search of his family and dear ones. He unites with the few living people and starts a war against the dead people.
The Big Bang Theory
Created By: Chuck Lorre, Bill Prady
Starring: Johnny Galecki, Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco, Simon Helberg, Kunal Nayyar, Melissa Rauch
The American sitcom is a series from the creators of classic comedy TV series Two and a Half Men. The story revolves around four geek genius minds that have excelled in their fields of science and engineering but lack in social skills. Sheldon and Leonard, who are physicists, work at the university with Raj an astrophysicist and Howard a mechanical engineer. One day they meet the new girl next door Penny who dreams to be an actress but works at the Cheesecake Factory. Leonard who has madly fallen in love with Penny cannot express his feelings to her. Sheldon who lacks social skills ruins every attempt that Leonard makes to impress Penny. Raj lacks the ability to speak to beautiful women without being drunk and Howard thinks he is sexy and can attract any woman by his lame and geeky efforts. The show depicts the best scientific and technological humor ever seen with some deep and emotional scenes as well.
Once Upon a Time
Created By: Edward Kitsis, Adam Horowitz
Starring: Ginnifer Goodwin, Jennifer Morrison, Lana Parrilla
From the writers of the famous series Lost, Once Upon a Time is another epic TV series. The story is about a girl Emma Swan who relates her modern life to the fairy tale of Snow White. Emma Swan, who has moved to Maine, founds her Prince Charming as in the famous tale of Snow White, but both are unaware of their true identities. The Evil Queen has cast a spell on the whole town so that no one can tell the couple about their true identities and so that she can rule the town, just like the evil queen from Snow White.