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The Best TV Theme Songs of All Time

The best TV theme songs and TV intros of all time will take you back to some of the greatest moments in TV. Television theme songs set the tone for the entire series, and for the beginning of each episode. We all have a special connection to what we think are the best TV themes. They get stuck in our head, we sing them without noticing and we remember them fondly after a series has ended.

What are the best TV theme songs? Vote on the best TV show theme songs here and make sure your favorite gets the attention it deserves. If you think the Magyver theme song was the coolest or you loved the Muppet Babies intro song...by all means, vote! Help improve this list of the best TV theme songs of all time.
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    the people's #1 & most listed Kirstie Alley, Woody Harrelson, Kelsey Grammer

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    Will Smith, Nia Long, Tatyana Ali

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    Jim Cummings, Ken Weatherwax, Anjelica Huston

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    Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Matthew Perry

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    Alan Alda, David Ogden Stiers, Jamie Farr

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    Ron Howard, Henry Winkler, Scott Baio

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    Leonard Nimoy, Sam Elliott, Martin Landau

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    Jim Henson, Frank Oz, Jerry Nelson

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    Tina Louise, Dawn Wells, Jim Backus

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    Steve Carell, Martin Sheen, Hank Azaria

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    William Smith, Jack Lord, James MacArthur

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    Mel Blanc, Harvey Korman, Don Messick

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    often listed Max Baer, Kathleen Freeman, Buddy Ebsen

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    Don Messick, Kate Melton, Scott Innes

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    Joe Pesci, Frank Welker, Wallace Shawn

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    Micky Dolenz, Michael Nesmith, Davy Jones

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    Loni Anderson, Jan Smithers, Howard Hesseman

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    John Travolta, Ron Palillo, Gabe Kaplan

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    Sherman Hemsley, Isabel Sanford, Paul Benedict

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    Waylon Jennings, Catherine Bach, John Schneider

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    Maureen McCormick, Florence Henderson, Robert Reed

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    ranked low on reranks Bruce Lee, Adam West, Yvonne Craig

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    Jim Henson, Frank Oz, Kevin Clash

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    Kaley Cuoco, Mayim Bialik, Melissa Rauch

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    Gillian Anderson, Lucy Lawless, David Duchovny

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    Robert Culp, June Lockhart, Connie Sellecca

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    Mr. T, Robert Vaughn, George Peppard

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    Ron Howard, Andy Griffith, Clint Howard

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    Penny Marshall, Michael McKean, Cindy Williams

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    ranked low on reranks William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, George Takei

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    Milla Jovovich, Fergie, Christina Applegate

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    Redd Foxx, Demond Wilson

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    Mila Kunis, Ashton Kutcher, Laura Prepon

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    Rob Reiner, Carroll O'Connor, Jean Stapleton

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    Eva Gabor, Eddie Albert, Pat Buttram

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    Eric Roberts, Tom Baker, Paul McGann

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    Isaac Hayes, Matt Stone, Trey Parker

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    Gavin MacLeod, Fred Grandy, Will Geer

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    Sarah Michelle Gellar, Eliza Dushku, Alyson Hannigan

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    James Garner, Rita Moreno, Noah Beery, Jr.

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    Helena Bonham Carter, Don Johnson, Edward James Olmos

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    Jim Cummings, Tress MacNeille, Rob Paulsen

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    ranked low on reranks Morgan Freeman, Rod Serling, John McGiver

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Mary Tyler Moore, Betty White, Ed Asner

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    Suzanne Somers, John Ritter, Don Knotts

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    Betty White, Bea Arthur, Rue McClanahan

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    added by YaSin Emilia Clarke, Lena Headey, Natalie Dormer

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    added by Lastcalldave Alfre Woodard, Dennis Franz, Jeffrey Tambor

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    Steve Buscemi, Jamie Lynn Sigler, James Gandolfini

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    Emma Stone, Hayden Panettiere, Bryan Cranston

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