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The best TV shows, 2014 edition. What was your favorite TV show of 2014? 2014 was a great year for television, from Game of Thrones, to True Detective, Silicon Valley to Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D, and many many other stellar seasons of great existing, or brand new shows.

Did your favorite show of 2014 make the list? If it didn't you can do us all a favor and go ahead and add it whenever you want!
 
These are the best new TV shows of 2014, along with the best existing TV shows that cranked out excellent seasons to make a compilation of the top TV shows of 2014.

What do you think was the best TV series 2014? Get your votes on, Rankers!
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320 227
True Detective is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
True Detective Vince Vaughn, Colin Farrell, Rachel McAdams

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2
511 240
Game of Thrones is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
Game of Thrones Emilia Clarke, Peter Dinklage, Kit Harington

3
283 241
Sherlock is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
Sherlock Benedict Cumberbatch, Martin Freeman, Una Stubbs

4
410 247
The Walking Dead is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
The Walking Dead Andrew Lincoln, Jon Bernthal, Sarah Wayne Callies

5
187 125
Sons of Anarchy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
Sons of Anarchy Charlie Hunnam, Katey Sagal, Mark Boone Junior - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

6
304 238
The Big Bang Theory is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
The Big Bang Theory Johnny Galecki, Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco

7
193 150
Modern Family is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
Modern Family Ed O'Neill, SofĂ­a Vergara, Julie Bowen

8
91 59
Gotham is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
Gotham Ben McKenzie, Jada Pinkett Smith, Donal Logue - http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3749900/?ref_=ttep_ep_tt

9
146 176
Supernatural is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
Supernatural Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles, Jim Beave

10
173 214
NCIS is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
NCIS Mark Harmon, Michael Weatherly, Pauley Perrette

11
44 30
Law & Order: Special Victims U... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Mariska Hargitay, Christopher Meloni, Ice-T

12
44 32
Orange Is the New Black is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
Orange Is the New Black Taylor Schilling, Danielle Brooks, Taryn Manning

13
54 105
Veep is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
Veep Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Anna Chlumsky, Tony Hale - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

14
223 238
Arrow is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
Arrow Stephen Amell, Katie Cassidy, David Ramsey

15
108 109
Shameless is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
Shameless Emmy Rossum, William H. Macy, Ethan Cutkosky

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16
36 51
Mad Men is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
Mad Men Jon Hamm, Elisabeth Moss, Vincent Kartheiser

17
155 176
Once Upon a Time is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
Once Upon a Time Ginnifer Goodwin, Jennifer Morrison, Lana Parrilla

18
133 205
The Mentalist is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
The Mentalist Simon Baker, Robin Tunney, Tim Kang

19
51 53
Sleepy Hollow is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
Sleepy Hollow Tom Mison, Nicole Beharie, Lyndie Greenwood

20
79 51
The Flash is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
The Flash Grant Gustin, Candice Patton, Danielle Panabaker - http://www.imdb.com/title/tt3107288/

21
90 109
The Americans is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
The Americans Keri Russell, Matthew Rhys, Holly Taylor - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

22
115 89
Justified is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
Justified Timothy Olyphant, Nick Searcy, Joelle Carter - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

23
175 225
Castle is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
Castle Nathan Fillion, Stana Katic, Susan Sullivan

24
49 27
Criminal Minds is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
Criminal Minds Shemar Moore, Matthew Gray Gubler, Thomas Gibson

25
190 164
The Blacklist is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
The Blacklist James Spader, Megan Boone, Diego Klattenhoff

26
145 123
Suits is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
Suits Gabriel Macht, Patrick J. Adams, Meghan Markle - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

27
126 172
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Clark Gregg, Ming-Na Wen, Brett Dalton

28
30 46
House of Cards is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
House of Cards Kevin Spacey, Michel Gill, Robin Wright

29
130 197
The Good Wife is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
The Good Wife Julianna Margulies, Chris Noth, Josh Charles - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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49 77
Silicon Valley is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
Silicon Valley Thomas Middleditch, T.J. Miller, Josh Brener

31
40 34
Grimm is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
Grimm David Giuntoli, Silas Weir Mitchell, Sasha Roiz - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

32
92 97
White Collar is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
White Collar Matt Bomer, Tim DeKay, Willie Garson

33
15 32
Witches of East End is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
Witches of East End Julia Ormond, Jenna Dewan Tatum, Rachel Boston

34
105 182
Parks and Recreation is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
Parks and Recreation Amy Poehler, Jim O'Heir, Nick Offerman

35
31 27
NCIS: Los Angeles is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
NCIS: Los Angeles Chris O'Donnell, Daniela Ruah, Barrett Foa

36
94 164
South Park is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
South Park Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Isaac Hayes

37
98 179
Doctor Who is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
Doctor Who Peter Capaldi, Jenna Coleman, Matt Smith

38
107 197
The Tonight Show Starring Jimm... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Jimmy Fallon, The Roots, Steve Higgins

39
87 164
New Girl is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
New Girl Zooey Deschanel, Jake Johnson, Max Greenfield

40
13 15
Fargo is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
Fargo Billy Bob Thornton, Martin Freeman, Allison Tolman

41
57 74
The Middle is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
The Middle Patricia Heaton, Neil Flynn, Charlie McDermott

42
25 30
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Laurence Fishburne, Marg Helgenberger, George Eads

43
30 38
Black Sails is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
Black Sails Jessica Parker Kennedy, Toby Stephens, Hannah New

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22 27
Wheel of Fortune is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
Wheel of Fortune Pat Sajak, Vanna White, Charlie O'Donnell

45
22 28
Saturday Night Live is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
Saturday Night Live Darrell Hammond, Kenan Thompson, Seth Meyers

46
91 194
Resurrection is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
Resurrection Mark Hildreth, Samaire Armstrong, Frances Fisher

47
21 27
Mike & Molly is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
Mike & Molly Billy Gardell, Melissa McCarthy, Reno Wilson

48
74 163
American Dad! is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
American Dad! Seth MacFarlane, Wendy Schaal, Dee Bradley Baker

49
22 30
NCIS: New Orleans is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
NCIS: New Orleans Scott Bakula, Lucas Black, Zoe McLellan

50
0 0
Blue Bloods is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best TV Shows of 2014
Blue Bloods Donnie Wahlberg, Bridget Moynahan, Will Estes