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The Best TV Shows Of The Last 20 Years

Updated July 6, 2021 1.5m votes 86.0k voters 796.0k views320 items

List RulesOnly series that have aired new episodes since 2001.

This best TV show list represents the combined opinions of thousands of TV fans. Anyone can vote on this list of the best TV shows of recent memory, making this list a truly trustworthy way to find the best TV show. You can even add your own list to these TV show rankings.

Including shows like Game of Thrones and Breaking Bad, the best TV shows ever in the past 20 years features the latest television series. From sitcoms to dramas and animations to miniseries, this list has got them all. If your favorite recent shows are missing, go ahead and add them!

What are the best TV shows of recent memory? Whether you're looking for the best TV shows to add to your Netflix queue or you just want to share your picks for the best TV series of the last few decades, this is the place to tune in to the tastes of TV fans around the world. Figure out what much see TV you have to catch up on below and cast your votes for the best television in recent history.