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What are the absolute best 2000s ABC dramas? This collection of ABC dramas is ranked by user votes so be sure to cast your own vote for your favorite 2000s ABC drama. Vote for whatever you would consider to be the top 2000s drama shows. Some of the greatest 2000s ABC dramas have won multiple Emmy Awards, so this list is packed top to bottom with excellent television.

Which shows will you find on this best 2000s ABC dramas list? With its unpredictable twists and turns, Lost kept viewers on the edge of their seats throughout the 2000s. This great series further solidified J.J. Abrams status as a TV mastermind. Desperate Housewives is another top show that you will find on this 00s ABC dramas list.

Boston Legal was full of drama but the snappy banter between its stars, William Shatner and James Spader, also provided humor. Other good series that appear on this list of great 2000s ABC drama shows include Private Practice, Ugly Betty and Grey's Anatomy.

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Lost is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best 2000s ABC Dramas
Lost Naveen Andrews, Matthew Fox, Jorge Garcia Lost is an American television drama series that originally aired on the American Broadcasting Company from September 22, 2004, to May 23, 2010, over six seasons, comprising a total of 121 ...more

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Desperate Housewives is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best 2000s ABC Dramas
Desperate Housewives Teri Hatcher, Felicity Huffman, Marcia Cross Desperate Housewives is an American television comedy-drama-mystery series created by Marc Cherry and produced by ABC Studios and Cherry Productions. It aired Sundays at 9 P.M. Eastern/8 P.M. ...more

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Private Practice is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best 2000s ABC Dramas
Private Practice Kate Walsh, Paul Adelstein, KaDee Strickland Private Practice is an American medical drama television series which aired on ABC from September 26, 2007, to January 22, 2013. A spin-off of Grey's Anatomy, the series takes place at Seaside ...more

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Pushing Daisies is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best 2000s ABC Dramas
Pushing Daisies Lee Pace, Anna Friel, Chi McBride Pushing Daisies is an American fantasy comedy-drama television series created by Bryan Fuller that aired on ABC from October 3, 2007, to June 13, 2009. The series stars Lee Pace as Ned, a ...more

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Boston Legal is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best 2000s ABC Dramas
Boston Legal James Spader, William Shatner, Candice Bergen Boston Legal is an American legal dramedy created by David E. Kelley and produced in association with 20th Century Fox Television for ABC. The series aired from October 3, 2004, to December 8, ...more

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The Practice is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best 2000s ABC Dramas
The Practice Dylan McDermott, Kelli Williams, Lara Flynn Boyle The Practice is an American legal drama and comedy-drama created by David E. Kelley centering on the partners and associates at a Boston law firm. Running for eight seasons on ABC from 1997 to ...more

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Brothers and Sisters is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best 2000s ABC Dramas
Brothers and Sisters Mary Crosby, William Windom, Larry Anderson Brothers and Sisters is an American sitcom that aired on NBC from January to April 1979. The series attempted to capitalize on the success of the 1978 motion picture National Lampoon's Animal ...more

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Ugly Betty is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best 2000s ABC Dramas
Ugly Betty America Ferrera, Eric Mabius, Tony Plana Ugly Betty is an American comedy-drama television series developed by Silvio Horta, which premiered on ABC on September 28, 2006, and ended on April 14, 2010. The series revolves around the ...more

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Life on Mars is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best 2000s ABC Dramas
Life on Mars Jason O'Mara, Harvey Keitel, Jonathan Murphy Life on Mars is a science fiction crime drama television series which originally aired on ABC from October 9, 2008 to April 1, 2009. It is an adaptation of the BAFTA-winning original UK series ...more

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Dirty Sexy Money is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best 2000s ABC Dramas
Dirty Sexy Money Peter Krause, Donald Sutherland, William Baldwin Dirty Sexy Money is an American prime time drama series created by Craig Wright. It ran on ABC from September 26, 2007 to August 8, 2009. The series was produced by ABC Studios, Bad Hat Harry ...more

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Once and Again is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best 2000s ABC Dramas
Once and Again Sela Ward, Billy Campbell, Jeffrey Nordling Once and Again is an American television series that aired on ABC from September 21, 1999 to April 15, 2002. It depicts the family of a single mother and her romance with a single father. It was ...more

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Life as We Know It is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best 2000s ABC Dramas
Life as We Know It Sean Faris, Jon Foster, Chris Lowell Life as We Know It is an American teen drama television series which aired on the ABC network during the 2004-2005 season. It was created by Gabe Sachs and Jeff Judah. The series was based on ...more

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Six Degrees is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best 2000s ABC Dramas
Six Degrees Bridget Moynahan, Erika Christensen, Shiri Appleby Six Degrees is an American dramatic television series about six residents of New York City and their respective relationships and connections with one another, based on the idea of six degrees ...more

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Men in Trees is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best 2000s ABC Dramas
Men in Trees Anne Heche, Abraham Benrubi, Emily Bergl Men in Trees is an American romantic television comedy-drama series starring Anne Heche as relationship coach Marin Frist, which premiered on September 12, 2006 on ABC. The series is set in the ...more

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Commander in Chief is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best 2000s ABC Dramas
Commander in Chief Geena Davis, Donald Sutherland, Harry Lennix Commander in Chief is an American drama television series that focused on the fictional administration and family of Mackenzie Allen, the first female President of the United States, who ascends ...more

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Threat Matrix is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best 2000s ABC Dramas
Threat Matrix James Denton^! Kelly Rutherford^! Will Lyman Threat Matrix is a 2003 American drama television series. It lasted 16 episodes. The plot consisted of the events in a United States Homeland Security anti-terrorism unit, led by Special agent ...more

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Karen Sisco is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best 2000s ABC Dramas
Karen Sisco Carla Gugino, Bill Duke, Robert Forster Karen Sisco is an American crime drama television series starring Carla Gugino in the title role. The series was created by novelist Elmore Leonard, based on a character who had appeared in ...more

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What About Brian is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best 2000s ABC Dramas
What About Brian Barry Watson, Matthew Davis, Rick Gomez What About Brian is an American comedy-drama television series created by Dana Stevens and co-produced by J. J. Abrams' company Bad Robot Productions. The series premiered on April 16, 2006, on ...more

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Women's Murder Club is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best 2000s ABC Dramas
Women's Murder Club Angie Harmon, Laura Harris, Paula Newsome Women's Murder Club is an American police procedural and legal drama, which aired on ABC from October 12, 2007, to May 13, 2008. The series is set in San Francisco, California, and is based on ...more

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The Nine is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best 2000s ABC Dramas
The Nine Lourdes Benedicto, John Billingsley, Jessica Collins The Nine is an American television serial drama that premiered October 4, 2006, on ABC and aired only one season. The show was created by Hank Steinberg and produced by Warner Bros. Television.

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Line of Fire is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best 2000s ABC Dramas
Line of Fire Leslie Bibb, Anson Mount, David Paymer Line of Fire is a crime drama television series that was broadcast on ABC for 11 episodes in the winter of 2003-2004. It starred Leslie Bibb and Jeffrey D. Sams as two rookie FBI agents assigned ...more