TV The Best Daytime TV Shows  

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The absolute best daytime television shows, ranked from the most popular to the least based on the amount of votes cast for each show by the Ranker community. This list has the most popular daytime TV shows, hosted by some of the best daytime TV personalities. What are the absolute best daytime television shows?
 
Daytime television includes any TV shows produced for and aired between 9 am and 5 pm on weekdays. This programming is usually directed towards stay at home parents and older, retired people, who are more often home during the day. Daytime TV often includes game shows, soap operas, and talk shows.
 
This list features the top daytime television shows, ranked by your votes, including broadcasts from popular channels like The CW, ABC, NBC and more! Included below are shows like "The View," "Live with Kelly and Michael," "Days of our Lives," "The Price is Right," and "Rachael Ray." Vote up the best daytime television shows below.
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+ - 125 71
The Price Is Right is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
The Price Is Right Bob Barker, Janice Pennington, Dian Parkinson

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2
+ - 112 66
Family Feud is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
Family Feud Al Roker, Richard Dawson, Louie Anderson

3
+ - 132 98
Ellen is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
Ellen Ellen DeGeneres, David Anthony Higgins, Joely Fisher

4
+ - 85 86
Days of our Lives is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
Days of our Lives Pamela Anderson, Shelley Hennig, Melinda Clarke

5
+ - 81 81
Let's Make a Deal is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
Let's Make a Deal Wayne Brady, Jonathan Mangum, Rob Marrocco Jr.

6
+ - 77 84
General Hospital is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
General Hospital Eva Longoria, James Franco, Kelly Monaco

7
+ - 83 94
Judge Judy is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
Judge Judy Judy Sheindlin, Petri Hawkins-Byrd, Jerry Bishop

8
+ - 75 100
The Young and the Restless is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
The Young and the Restless Eva Longoria, Shemar Moore, Tatyana Ali

9
+ - 61 88
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? (US) Meredith Vieira, Terry Crews, Cedric the Entertainer

10
+ - 53 76
Good Morning America is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
Good Morning America Lara Spencer, Ginger Zee, Bianna Golodryga

11
+ - 61 90
The Today Show is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
The Today Show Ann Curry, Anita Colby

12
+ - 27 34
Another World is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
Another World Victoria Wyndham, Constance Ford, Hugh Marlowe

13
+ - 57 86
The Steve Harvey Show is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
The Steve Harvey Show Steve Harvey^! Cedric the Entertainer^! Merlin Santana

14
+ - 49 78
The People's Court is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
The People's Court Davy Jones, Ed Koch, Harvey Levin

15
+ - 52 84
The Bold and the Beautiful is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
The Bold and the Beautiful Usher, Katherine Kelly Lang, Hunter Tylo

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16
+ - 46 77
The Doctors is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
The Doctors Alec Baldwin, Kathleen Turner, Terry O'Quinn

17
+ - 51 87
Rachael Ray is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
Rachael Ray Rachael Ray

18
+ - 68 118
Live! with Kelly and Michael is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
Live! with Kelly and Michael Kelly Ripa, Michael Strahan

19
+ - 44 76
SportsCenter is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
SportsCenter Neil Everett, Jalen Rose, Jenn Brown

20
+ - 35 60
ABC News is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows

21
+ - 50 89
Maury is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
Maury Lawrence Leritz, Thea Vidale, Carey Torrice

22
+ - 56 104
The Talk is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
The Talk Sharon Osbourne, Sheryl Underwood, Aisha Tyler | See full cast & crew ยป

23
+ - 45 84
The Dr. Oz Show is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
The Dr. Oz Show Mehmet Oz

24
+ - 28 54
ABC World News is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
ABC World News Frank Reynolds

25
+ - 3 6
As the World Turns is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
As the World Turns Julianne Moore, Sarah Hyland, Ming-Na Wen

26
+ - 3 6
Guiding Light is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
Guiding Light Hayden Panettiere, Matt Bomer, Brittany Snow

27
+ - 23 46
Match Game is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
Match Game Betty White, Patty Duke, Richard Dawson

28
+ - 2 6
Ryan's Hope is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
Ryan's Hope Morgan Freeman, Angela Bassett, Mary-Louise Parker

29
+ - 41 83
TMZ on TV is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
TMZ on TV Harvey Levin

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30
+ - 35 73
Inside Edition is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
Inside Edition David Frost, Karyn Kupcinet, Nancy Glass

31
+ - 33 70
Access Hollywood is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
Access Hollywood Kate Garraway, Jeffrey Probst, Tim Vincent

32
+ - 46 98
Dr. Phil is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
Dr. Phil Jay McGraw

33
+ - 41 93
The Jerry Springer Show is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
The Jerry Springer Show Jerry Springer, Peter A Kelly, Steve Wilkos

34
+ - 35 81
Judge Mathis is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
Judge Mathis Greg Mathis

35
+ - 48 109
The View is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
The View Lisa Ling, Meredith Vieira, Debbie Matenopoulos

36
+ - 37 89
The Wendy Williams Show is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
The Wendy Williams Show Wendy Williams

37
+ - 39 94
The Chew is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
The Chew Mario Batali, Carla Hall, Clinton Kelly

38
+ - 23 65
Passions is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
Passions Lindsay Hartley, McKenzie Westmore, Galen Gering

39
+ - 29 81
The Steve Wilkos Show is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
The Steve Wilkos Show Steve Wilkos

40
+ - 29 83
The Queen Latifah Show is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
The Queen Latifah Show Queen Latifah

41
+ - 21 71
Judge Alex is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
Judge Alex Alex Ferrer

42
+ - 21 71
Extra is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
Extra Beth Ostrosky Stern, Lisa Guerrero, Mark McGrath

43
+ - 21 77
Divorce Court is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
Divorce Court Susan Olsen, Lynn Toler, Mablean Ephriam

44
+ - 17 66
House of Anubis is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
House of Anubis Alex Sawyer, Eugene Simon, Brad Kavanagh

45
+ - 17 78
Katie is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
Katie Katie Couric

46
+ - 15 73
The Bill Cunningham Show is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
The Bill Cunningham Show Bill Cunningham

47
+ - 13 85
Bethenny is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
Bethenny Bethenny Frankel

48
+ - 9 79
The Trisha Goddard Show is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows

49
+ - 6 78
omg! Insider is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
omg! Insider Ananda Lewis, Thomas Roberts, Pat O'Brien

50
+ - 4 79
The Test is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Daytime TV Shows
The Test Kirk Fox