The Best TV Shows That Aired in 2012 TV Programs
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The Best TV Shows That Aired in 2012

List Criteria: TV shows that aired new episodes in 2012.

Now that 2012 is over, which shows stand out from the past year? Which just need to be wrapped up already? Vote now!
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  1. 34
    Up 83
    Down 101

    Aisha Tyler, Judy Greer, Chris Parnell

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  2. 11
    Up 138
    Down 177

    Alison Brie, Chevy Chase, Gillian Jacobs

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  3. 29
    Up 102
    Down 134

    Amy Poehler, Rashida Jones, Aubrey Plaza

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  4. 54
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    Anders Holm, Adam DeVine, Blake Anderson

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  5. 7
    Up 141
    Down 169

    Anna Torv, Joshua Jackson, John Noble

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  6. 35
    Up 30
    Down 85

    Antonia Thomas, Iwan Rheon, Joe Gilgun

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  7. 17
    Up 98
    Down 62

    ranked low on reranks Ashley Benson, Lucy Hale, Shay Mitchell

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  8. 12
    Up 151
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    Benedict Cumberbatch, Martin Freeman, Andrew Scott

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  9. 5
    Up 216
    Down 177

    Bryan Cranston, Aaron Paul, Giancarlo Esposito

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  10. 52
    Up 15
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    Carrie-Anne Moss, Dennis Quaid, Michael Chiklis

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  11. 22
    Up 115
    Down 137

    Charlie Hunnam, Katey Sagal, Ron Perlman

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  12. 24
    Up 80
    Down 111

    Christina Hendricks, January Jones, Jon Hamm

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  13. 43
    Up 14
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    added by bojanthebest Claire Coffee, Bitsie Tulloch, David Giuntoli

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  14. 18
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    Down 161

    Claire Danes, Morena Baccarin, Damian Lewis

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  15. 16
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    Down 134

    often listed & ranked high on reranks Cobie Smulders, Alyson Hannigan, Neil Patrick Harris

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  16. 48
    Up 21
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    Common, Anson Mount, Tom Noonan

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  17. 32
    Up 43
    Down 83

    Danny DeVito, Kaitlin Olson, Charlie Day

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  18. 59
    Up 15
    Down 107

    Demi Lovato, Lea Michele, Dianna Agron

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  19. 23
    Up 2
    Down 3

    Elizabeth Mitchell, Tracy Spiridakos, Daniella Alonso

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  20. 1
    Up 231
    Down 197

    the people's #1 Emilia Clarke, Lena Headey, Natalie Dormer

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  21. 27
    Up 95
    Down 64

    ranked low on reranks Emily VanCamp, Madeleine Stowe, Amber Valletta

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  22. 4
    Up 165
    Down 53

    ranked low on reranks Emma Roberts, Jessica Lange, Connie Britton

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  23. 50
    Up 41
    Down 53

    Emma Stone, Tina Fey, Elizabeth Banks

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  24. 15
    Up 120
    Down 151

    often listed & ranked high on reranks Eric Roberts, Tom Baker, Paul McGann

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  25. 58
    Up 3
    Down 8

    added by SaurabhMaheshwari Gina Torres, Meghan Markle, Gabriel Macht

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  26. 20
    Up 115
    Down 56

    Isaac Hayes, Matt Stone, Trey Parker

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  27. 40
    Up 41
    Down 54

    Jennifer Love Hewitt, Rachel Nichols, A. J. Cook

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  28. 13
    Up 86
    Down 140

    often listed & ranked high on reranks Jennifer Morrison, Jamie Chung, Ginnifer Goodwin

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  29. 30
    Up 53
    Down 55

    Jensen Ackles, Jared Padalecki, Misha Collins

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  30. 49
    Up 37
    Down 71

    Jeremy Hotz, Peter Keleghan, Karen Hines

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  31. 38
    Up 23
    Down 46

    Jeri Ryan, Elisabetta Canalis, Beth Riesgraf

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  32. 41
    Up 33
    Down 76

    Julianna Margulies, Alan Cumming, Archie Panjabi

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  33. 3
    Up 211
    Down 248

    most listed Kaley Cuoco, Mayim Bialik, Melissa Rauch

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  34. 39
    Up 55
    Down 78

    added by mal1 Katey Sagal, Frank Welker, Billy West

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  35. 55
    Up 22
    Down 36

    Katherine Heigl, Sara Ramirez, Sandra Oh

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  36. 10
    Up 111
    Down 44

    ranked low on reranks Katie Cassidy, Stephen Amell, Willa Holland

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  37. 2
    Up 264
    Down 94

    ranked low on reranks Lauren Cohan, Norman Reedus, Andrew Lincoln

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  38. 44
    Up 24
    Down 46

    added by SheilaLynnParker Lauren Graham, Monica Potter, Erika Christensen

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  39. 45
    Up 36
    Down 64

    Louis C.K.

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  40. 21
    Up 67
    Down 41

    added by vagabond365 Lucy Liu, Natalie Dormer, Vinnie Jones

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  41. 42
    Up 51
    Down 72

    Mila Kunis, Lacey Chabert, Seth MacFarlane

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  42. 25
    Up 81
    Down 64

    NeNe Leakes, Ellen Barkin, Justin Bartha

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  43. 19
    Up 108
    Down 80

    Nina Dobrev, Ian Somerhalder, Kat Graham

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  44. 37
    Up 34
    Down 62

    Paul Giamatti, Shirley MacLaine, Maggie Smith

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  45. 53
    Up 2
    Down 19

    often listed & ranked high on reranks Peter Sarsgaard, Mireille Enos, Michelle Forbes

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  46. 33
    Up 44
    Down 60

    Robin Tunney, Amanda Righetti, Simon Baker

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  47. 36
    Up 52
    Down 65

    Sarah Shahi, Jim Caviezel, Taraji P. Henson

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  48. 9
    Up 143
    Down 148

    Sofía Vergara, Sarah Hyland, Julie Bowen

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  49. 26
    Up 86
    Down 112

    Stana Katic, Nathan Fillion, Molly Quinn

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  50. 28
    Up 84
    Down 105

    Steve Buscemi, Michael Shannon, Gretchen Mol

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