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List Rules Only remakes & revivals of series that originally aired in the US.

This list contains information about the best TV reboots, ranked from best to worst by user votes. The top TV reboots come in many forms. Some rebooted TV shows are dramas that capture the high stakes and in depth storylines of dramas, while other TV remakes bring new comedic life to classic comedies and sitcoms. A few of the best TV revivals are even re-imaginings of classic cartoons and animated characters that were beloved by their fans then... and now! 

What are some of the best TV remakes that you'll find below? Airing in 2016, The X-Files reboot is one of the most anticipated TV revivals of all time. Fans are thrilled to see Mulder and Scully return to the small screen. Fuller House, Twin Peaks, and Uncle Buck are other reboots of classic TV shows that had fans of the original series jumping for joy.

The Odd Couple reboot revisits what happens when opposite personalities become roommates. Tom Lennon and Matthew Perry appear in this revival of the classic sitcom that aired from 1970 – 1975. Other good shows that appear on this top TV remakes list include Ironside, Heroes Reborn, and 90210.

Do you have a favorite TV reboot? Vote the best rebooted TV series to the top of this list and get in on the conversation in the comments section.
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Battlestar Galactica is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best TV Reboots
Battlestar Galactica Edward James Olmos, Mary McDonnell, Jamie Bamber - 2004 Reboot of Battlestar Galactica (1978 - 1980)

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Hawaii Five-0 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best TV Reboots
Hawaii Five-0 Leonard Freeman, Alex Kurtzman, Peter M. Lenkov - 2010 reboot of Hawaii Five-0 (1968 - 1980)

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V is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best TV Reboots
V Elizabeth Mitchell, Morris Chestnut, Joel Gretsch - 2009 reboot of V (1984 - 1985)

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Bionic Woman is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best TV Reboots
Bionic Woman Michelle Ryan, Miguel Ferrer, Molly Price - 2007 reboot of Bionic Woman (1976-1978)

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The Twilight Zone is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best TV Reboots
The Twilight Zone Bruce Willis, Charles Aidman, Robin Ward - 1985 reboot of The Twilight Zone (1959 - 1964)

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Dr Who is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best TV Reboots
Dr Who

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The X-Files is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best TV Reboots
The X-Files Gillian Anderson, David Duchovny - 2016 reboot of The X-Files (1993 - 2002)

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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best TV Reboots
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Sean Schemmel, Eric Stuart, Michael Sinterniklaas - 2012 reboot of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1987 - 1996)

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Fuller House is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best TV Reboots
Fuller House Candace Cameron Bure, Jodie Sweeten, Andrea Barber - 2016 reboot of Full House (19870-1995)

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The Tom and Jerry Show is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best TV Reboots
The Tom and Jerry Show Rachael MacFarlane, Rick Zieff, Grey DeLisle - 2013 reboot of Tom and Jerry (1940 - 1957)

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The Muppets is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best TV Reboots
The Muppets Bill Barretta, Dave Goelz, Eric Jacobson - 2015 reboot of The Muppet Show (1967 - 1981)

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ThunderCats is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best TV Reboots
ThunderCats Emmanuelle Chriqui, Clancy Brown, Michael McKean - 2011 reboot of ThunderCats (1985 - 1989)

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The Powerpuff Girls is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best TV Reboots
The Powerpuff Girls Amanda Leighton, Kristen Li, Natalie Palamides - 2016 reboot of The Powerpuff Girls (1998 - 2005)

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Knight Rider is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best TV Reboots
Knight Rider David Hasselhoff, Edward Mulhare, Richard Basehart - 2008 reboot of Knight Rider (1982 - 1986)

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Twin Peaks is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best TV Reboots
Twin Peaks Kyle MacLachlan, Michael Ontkean, Mädchen Amick - 2017 reboot of Twin Peaks (1990 - 1991)

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Dallas is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best TV Reboots
Dallas Charlene Tilton, Patrick Duffy, AnnaLynne McCord - 2012 reboot of Dallas (1978 - 1991)

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Heroes Reborn is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best TV Reboots
Heroes Reborn Jack Coleman, Zachary Levi, Robbie Kay - 2015 reboot of Heroes (2006 - 2010)

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He-Man and the Masters of the ... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best TV Reboots
He-Man and the Masters of the Universe Christopher Judge, Cam Clarke, Kathleen Barr - 2002 reboot of He-Man and the Masters of the Universe (1983 - 1985)

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Mission: Impossible is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best TV Reboots
Mission: Impossible Peter Graves, Phil Morris, Antony Hamilton - 1988 reboot of Mission: Impossible (1966 - 1973)

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The Odd Couple is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best TV Reboots
The Odd Couple Matthew Perry, Thomas Lennon, Lindsay Sloane - 2015 reboot of The Odd Couple (1970 - 1975)

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Get Smart is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best TV Reboots
Get Smart Andy Dick, Barbara Feldon, Don Adams - 1995 reboot of Get Smart (1965 - 1970)

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Robot Wars is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best TV Reboots
Robot Wars Jayne Middlemiss - 2016 reboot of Robot Wars (1998-2004)

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90210 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best TV Reboots
90210 Shenae Grimes-Beech, Tristan Wilds, AnnaLynne McCord - 2008 reboot of Beverly Hills, 90210 (1990 - 2000)

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Downton Abbey is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best TV Reboots
Downton Abbey Hugh Bonneville, Phyllis Logan, Elizabeth McGovern

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Max Steel is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best TV Reboots
Max Steel Andrew Francis, Samuel Vincent, Michael Dobson - 2013 reboot of Max Steel (2000 - 2002)

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Max Steel is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best TV Reboots
Max Steel Ed Asner, Mae Whitman, Chi McBride

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Wentworth is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best TV Reboots
Wentworth Danielle Cormack, Nicole da Silva, Kate Atkinson

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The Rockford Files is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best TV Reboots
The Rockford Files Alan Tudyk, Dermot Mulroney, Melissa Sagemiller - 2010 reboot of The Rockford Files (1974 - 1980)

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Ironside is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best TV Reboots
Ironside Blair Underwood, Spencer Grammer, Pablo Schreiber - 2013 reboot of Ironside (1967 - 1975)

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Uncle Buck is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best TV Reboots
Uncle Buck 2015 reboot of Uncle Buck (1990)

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Kojak is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best TV Reboots
Kojak Roselyn Sánchez, Ving Rhames, Chazz Palminteri - 2005 reboot of Kojak (1973 - 1978)

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L.A. Dragnet is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best TV Reboots
L.A. Dragnet Ed O'Neill, Ethan Embry, Christina Chang - 2003 reboot of Dragnet (1951-1959)

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Thunderbirds 2086 is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best TV Reboots
Thunderbirds 2086 Takeshi Aono, Manami Ito, Kiyoshi Kobayashi - 1982 reboot of Thunderbirds (1964 - 1966)

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New Monkees is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best TV Reboots
New Monkees Larry Saltis^! Konstantinos Kovas^! Jared Chandler - 1987 reboot of The Monkees (1966 - 1968)