The Best NBC TV Shows of All Time TV Programs

The Best NBC TV Shows of All Time

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List of popular NBC shows, ranked from best to worst. This list of the best NBC TV shows, which includes both current and canceled series. The best NBC TV programs of all time include the most viewed shows on NBC, as this list covers the entire history of the network. This includes some of today's most popular shows, like Community, Parks & Recreation and Law & Order SVU. Programs like 30 Rock and The Office, though recently cancelled, are considered some of the best, most influential TV shows in history. Let's not forget about television classics like Seinfeld, the original Law & Order, Family Ties, Miami Vice, ER and Cheers. These are among the best TV shows ever due their timelessness, clever plotlines and memorable characters.

Television fans in different locations grew up with NBC on different channels, but most of us got the same shows, so don't let your favorite NBC TV shows sink to the bottom of the list!

The list of top NBC television shown below includes cast, creator, and premiere date when available. This list contains only TV series on the NBC network, even ones that have had their time or have been cancelled. Use this factual list to build one just like it, then re-rank it to fit your opinion.
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    the people's #1 & added by Umberhaven
    Ted Danson, Rhea Perlman, John Ratzenberger

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    Jerry Seinfeld, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Michael Richards

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  3. 3
    + 284
    - 183


    Darrell Hammond, Kenan Thompson, Seth Meyers

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  4. 4
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    - 213

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    Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow

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  5. 5
    + 219
    - 221


    Tina Fey, Alec Baldwin, Tracy Morgan

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  6. 6
    + 214
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    Mariska Hargitay, Christopher Meloni, Ice-T

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    + 180
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    Johnny Carson, Ed McMahon, Skitch Henderson

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    + 130
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    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    David Letterman, Paul Shaffer, Jerry Seinfeld

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    Zach Braff, Donald Faison, Sarah Chalke

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    William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, DeForest Kelley

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    Bea Arthur, Betty White, Rue McClanahan

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    Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin, Dennis Farina

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    Daniel J. Travanti, Michael Warren, Bruce Weitz

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    John Lithgow, Jane Curtin, Kristen Johnston

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    Martin Sheen, Rob Lowe, Allison Janney

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    Judd Hirsch, Jeff Conaway, Danny DeVito

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    + 107
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    Peter Falk, Mike Lally, John Finnegan

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    Rainn Wilson, John Krasinski, Jenna Fischer

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    Anthony Edwards, George Clooney, Julianna Margulies

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    Corbin Bernsen, Jill Eikenberry, Alan Rachins

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    Michael J. Fox, Michael Gross, Meredith Baxter

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    Kelsey Grammer, Jane Leeves, David Hyde Pierce

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    Jason Lee, Ethan Suplee, Jaime Pressly

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    Will Smith, James Avery, Alfonso Ribeiro

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    Joel McHale, Danny Pudi, Donald Glover

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    Joe Flaherty, Eugene Levy, Andrea Martin

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    Barbara Eden, Larry Hagman, Bill Daily

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    Don Adams, Barbara Feldon, Edward Platt

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    Amy Poehler, Jim O'Heir, Nick Offerman

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    James Spader, Megan Boone, Diego Klattenhoff

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    Dave Foley, Stephen Root, Andy Dick

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    added by murphycat
    Jack Klugman, John S. Ragin, Robert Ito

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    Paul Reiser, Helen Hunt, John Pankow

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    Wolfman Jack, Helen Reddy, Donna Summer

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    Scott Bakula, Dean Stockwell, Deborah Pratt

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    Eric McCormack, Debra Messing, Megan Mullally

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    added by murphycat
    Lorne Greene, Michael Landon, Dan Blocker

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    Zachary Levi, Yvonne Strahovski, Joshua Gomez

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    + 73
    - 62

    added by murphycat
    Walt Disney, Kevin Corcoran, Paul Frees

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    + 107
    - 128


    Kyle Chandler, Connie Britton, Aimee Teegarden

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    + 74
    - 53

    added by murphycat
    Bill Scott, June Foray, Paul Frees

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    - 38

    added by MimoNielsen
    Carol Burnett, Vicki Lawrence, Harvey Korman

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    - 117


    Ed Begley Jr., William Daniels, Howie Mandel

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    + 39
    - 35

    added by riyachopra1505
    Josh Radnor, Jason Segel, Cobie Smulders

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    - 127

    added by Umberhaven
    David Hasselhoff, Edward Mulhare, Richard Basehart

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    Naveen Andrews, Matthew Fox, Jorge Garcia

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    - 105


    Davy Jones, Micky Dolenz, Michael Nesmith

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    added by murphycat
    Rod Serling, Gary Collins

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    Linda Cardellini, John Francis Daley, James Franco

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    added by Umberhaven
    Peter Krause, Lauren Graham, Dax Shepard

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