The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013 TV Programs

The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013

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Science fiction television has thrived for decades. It’s partially due to the dedicated fans that create websites, go to conventions,write fan-fiction, and commit their lives to enjoying their favorite sci-fi shows. The best sci-fi shows last long past the air date of the last episode.Fans re-watch constantly and find new and interesting ways to keep their fandom alive. In 2013, plenty of science fiction shows, both new and continuing,managed to enthrall audiences from all over the world and create enthusiastic fans of all ages.

 

This list features the best science fiction shows that aired in the year 2013. What are the best sci-fi shows of 2013? TV shows like Doctor Who have continued to entertain viewers for decades, while newer shows like Almost Human and Sleepy Hollow are picking up new audiences after their 2013 premieres. Game of Thrones and The Walking Dead have helped the sci-fi genre grow to broader audiences, becoming two of the biggest shows on cable television. Other shows like Teen Wolf, Falling Skies, and Orphan Black have smaller audiences, but some of the most enthusiastic fans in the world.

 

The science fiction shows on this list feature other worldly creatures and badass characters we all want to be, but most of all they have captured the attention of dedicated audiences.

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    Game of Thrones is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013

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    Game of Thrones Emilia Clarke, Peter Dinklage, Kit Harington

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    Supernatural is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013


    Supernatural Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles, Jim Beave

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    Grimm is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013


    Grimm David Giuntoli, Silas Weir Mitchell, Sasha Roiz

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    Doctor Who is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013


    Doctor Who Peter Capaldi, Jenna Coleman, Matt Smith

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    Fringe is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013


    Fringe Anna Torv, Joshua Jackson, Jasika Nicole

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    The Vampire Diaries is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013


    The Vampire Diaries Nina Dobrev, Paul Wesley, Ian Somerhalder

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    Once Upon a Time is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013


    Once Upon a Time Ginnifer Goodwin, Jennifer Morrison, Lana Parrilla

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    The Walking Dead is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013


    The Walking Dead Andrew Lincoln, Jon Bernthal, Sarah Wayne Callies

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    Sleepy Hollow is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013


    Sleepy Hollow Tom Mison, Nicole Beharie, Lyndie Greenwood

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    The Originals is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013

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    The Originals Joseph Morgan, Daniel Gillies, Claire Holt

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    Arrow is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013


    Arrow Stephen Amell, Katie Cassidy, David Ramsey

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    Revolution is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013


    Revolution Billy Burke, Tracy Spiridakos, Giancarlo Esposito

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    Dracula is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013

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    Dracula Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Jessica De Gouw, Thomas Kretschmann

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    Haven is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013


    Haven Emily Rose, Lucas Bryant, Eric Balfour

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    Falling Skies is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013


    Falling Skies Noah Wyle, Drew Roy, Maxim Knight

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    Defiance is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013


    Defiance Grant Bowler, Stephanie Leonidas, Julie Benz

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    Continuum is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013

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    Continuum Rachel Nichols, Stephen Lobo, Victor Webster

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    American Horror Story: Coven is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013


    American Horror Story: Coven Lady Gaga, Kathy Bates, Angela Bassett

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    Almost Human is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013


    Almost Human Karl Urban, Michael Ealy, Minka Kelly

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    Under the Dome is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013


    Under the Dome Mike Vogel, Rachelle Lefevre, Alexander Koch

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    True Blood is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013


    True Blood Anna Paquin, Stephen Moyer, Sam Trammell

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    Being Human is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013


    Being Human Sam Witwer, Meaghan Rath, Sam Huntington

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    Warehouse 13 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013


    Warehouse 13 Eddie McClintock, Joanne Kelly, Saul Rubinek

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    Beauty and the Beast is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013

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    Beauty and the Beast Kristin Kreuk, Jay Ryan, Nina Lisandrello

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    Misfits is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013


    Misfits Nathan Stewart-Jarrett, Joseph Gilgun, Iwan Rheon

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    Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013

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    Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Clark Gregg, Ming-Na Wen, Brett Dalton

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    Battlestar Galactica is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013

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    Battlestar Galactica Edward James Olmos, Mary McDonnell, Jamie Bamber

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    Teen Wolf is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013


    Teen Wolf Tyler Posey, Dylan O'Brien, Holland Roden

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    The Tomorrow People is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013

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    The Tomorrow People Robbie Amell, Peyton List, Luke Mitchell

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    Angel is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013


    Angel David Boreanaz, Charisma Carpenter, Alexis Denisof

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    The Neighbors is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013

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    The Neighbors Jami Gertz, Lenny Venito, Simon Templeman

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    Touch is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013

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    Touch Kiefer Sutherland, David Mazouz, Gugu Mbatha-Raw

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    Firefly is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013

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    Firefly Nathan Fillion, Gina Torres, Alan Tudyk

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    The Big Bang Theory is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013

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    The Big Bang Theory Sarah Michelle Gellar, Nicholas Brendon, Alyson Hannigan

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    Babylon 5 is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013

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    Babylon 5 Jerry Doyle, Mira Furlan, Richard Biggs

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    Witches of East End is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013


    Witches of East End Julia Ormond, Jenna Dewan Tatum, Rachel Boston

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    Merlin is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013

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    Merlin John Hurt, Colin Morgan, Bradley James

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    The Almighty Johnsons is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Shows of 2013

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    The Almighty Johnsons Emmett Skilton, Timothy Balme, Dean O'Gorman

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