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List of popular BBC Two shows, ranked from best to worst. This list of the top current and cancelled BBC Two TV series includes the date when each show first aired, as well as which actors starred in the show. The best BBC Two TV programs of all time include the most viewed shows on BBC Two, as this list covers the entire history of the network. This list is sorted by popularity, so the shows with the most votes are at the top of the list.

List contains shows like Top Gear, Pingu.

Although television fans in different locations grew up with BBC Two on different channels, most of us got the same shows, so don't let your favorite BBC Two TV shows sink to the bottom of the list! The list of top BBC Two television shown below includes cast, creator, and premiere date when available. This list contains only TV series on the BBC Two network, even ones that are no longer on the air.

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Fawlty Towers is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
Fawlty Towers John Cleese, Prunella Scales, Andrew Sachs

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Top Gear is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
Top Gear Richard Hammond^! Jeremy Clarkson^! James May

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The Black Adder is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
The Black Adder Rowan Atkinson, Brian Blessed, Elspet Gray

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A Bit of Fry and Laurie is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
A Bit of Fry and Laurie Stephen Fry, Hugh Laurie, Deborah Norton

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Monty Python's Flying Circus is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
Monty Python's Flying Circus Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam

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Yes Minister is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
Yes Minister Paul Eddington, Nigel Hawthorne, Derek Fowlds

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The Catherine Tate Show is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
The Catherine Tate Show Catherine Tate, Mathew Horne, Niky Wardley

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The Thick of It is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
The Thick of It Peter Capaldi, Joanna Scanlan, Chris Addison

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Not The Nine O'Clock News is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
Not The Nine O'Clock News Rowan Atkinson, Pamela Stephenson, Griff Rhys Jones

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The Hitchhiker's Guide to the ... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Stephen Moore, Simon Jones, David Dixon

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Have I Got News for You is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
Have I Got News for You Ian Hislop, Paul Merton, Angus Deayton

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Never Mind the Buzzcocks is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
Never Mind the Buzzcocks Carol Vorderman, Jeremy Clarkson, Bill Bailey

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Rab C. Nesbitt is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
Rab C. Nesbitt David Tennant, Barbara Rafferty, Elaine C. Smith

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The Office is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
The Office Ricky Gervais, Martin Freeman, Mackenzie Crook

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The Day Today is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
The Day Today Christopher Morris, Steve Coogan, Patrick Marber

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Harry Enfield's Television Pro... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
Harry Enfield's Television Programme Harry Enfield, Paul Whitehouse, Kathy Burke

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QI is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
QI Alan Davies

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That Mitchell and Webb Look is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
That Mitchell and Webb Look David Mitchell, Robert Webb, James Bachman

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Red Dwarf is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
Red Dwarf Chris Barrie, Craig Charles, Danny John-Jules

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French & Saunders is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
French & Saunders Dawn French, Jennifer Saunders, Simon Brint

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I'm Alan Partridge is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
I'm Alan Partridge Steve Coogan, Phil Cornwell, Simon Greenall

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Torchwood is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
Torchwood John Barrowman, Eve Myles, Kai Owen

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The Royle Family is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
The Royle Family Ricky Tomlinson, Sue Johnston, Caroline Aherne

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Butterflies is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
Butterflies Wendy Craig, Geoffrey Palmer, Nicholas Lyndhurst

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The Young Ones is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
The Young Ones Rik Mayall, Alexei Sayle, Ade Edmondson

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Open All Hours is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
Open All Hours David Jason, Ronnie Barker, Stephanie Cole

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Blue Peter is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
Blue Peter Peter Purves, Simon Groom, Mark Curry

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Bottom is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
Bottom Adrian Edmondson, Rik Mayall, Steven O'Donnell

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Postman Pat is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
Postman Pat Ken Barrie, Carole Boyd, Kulvinder Ghir

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Bob and Margaret is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
Bob and Margaret Alison Snowden, Jamie Watson, Andy Hamilton

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Edge of Darkness is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
Edge of Darkness Joanne Whalley, Joe Don Baker, Ian McNeice

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Pingu is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
Pingu Carlo Bonomi, David Sant, Marcello Magni

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Coupling is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
Coupling Gina Bellman, Jack Davenport, Sarah Alexander

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This Life is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
This Life Martin Freeman, Andrew Lincoln, Jack Davenport

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Look Around You is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
Look Around You Simon Pegg, David Walliams, Nick Frost

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Harry & Paul is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
Harry & Paul Kathy Burke, Sophie Winkleman, Harry Enfield

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I, Claudius is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
I, Claudius Derek Jacobi, John Hurt, Siân Phillips

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The Goodies is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
The Goodies Bill Oddie, Tim Brooke-Taylor, Graeme Garden

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Balamory is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
Balamory Miles Jupp, Mary Riggans, Julie Wilson Nimmo

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Call My Bluff is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
Call My Bluff Robert Morley, Sandi Toksvig, Alan Coren

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Extras is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
Extras Ricky Gervais, Ashley Jensen, Stephen Merchant

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Ground Force is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
Ground Force Alan Titchmarsh, Charlie Dimmock

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Newsnight is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
Newsnight Jeremy Vine, Peter Snow

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Brum is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
Brum Toyah Willcox

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Lead Balloon is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
Lead Balloon Miranda Hart, Jack Dee, Sean Power

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Top of the Pops is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
Top of the Pops Lisa Snowdon, Fearne Cotton, Alan Freeman

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Filthy Rich & Catflap is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
Filthy Rich & Catflap Rik Mayall, Ade Edmondson, Nigel Planer

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Around the World in 80 Treasur... is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows

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Top Gear: US Special is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows

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The League of Gentlemen is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best BBC Two TV Shows
The League of Gentlemen Mark Gatiss, Steve Pemberton, Reece Shearsmith