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The Best 2010s CBS Series 

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Updated October 23, 2019 2k votes 220 voters 1.8k views 99 items

List Rules Vote up your favorite CBS TV series that aired in the 2010s

Looking for a great show to watch or catch up on? These are the best 2010s CBS shows ranked from best to worst by user votes. From some really good 2010s CBS series that are dramas, to other great shows are uproarious comedies. CBS has something for everybody from it's slate of shows in the 2010s. Also, some of the best 2010s CBS TV series are reality competition programs and adventure shows. CBS Reality Television changed the game forever.

What series will you find on this best 2010s CBS shows list? Since premiering in 2007, The Big Bang Theory went on to become one of CBS' biggest hits in the 2010s. This good 2010s CBS series has even won multiple Emmy Awards. Other good 2010s CBS comedies include Two and a Half Men, Mom and How I Met Your Mother.

Drama is also at the center of many great 2010s CBS TV series. The Good Wife combines legal issues, political scandals and personal problems for some must-see television. Other good shows on this top 2010s CBS series list include Big Brother, The Amazing Race and Survivor.

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The Big Bang Theory is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Johnny Galecki, Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco

Premiered: 2007

Genres (Tv): Sitcom

The Big Bang Theory (CBS, 2007) is an American television sitcom created by Chuck Lorre and Bill Prady. A woman (Kaley Cuoco) who moves into an apartment across the hall from two brilliant but ...more

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Criminal Minds is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Shemar Moore, Matthew Gray Gubler, Thomas Gibson

Premiered: 2005

Genres (Tv): Crime Fiction, Police procedural, Crime, Suspense, Drama, + more

Criminal Minds (CBS, 2005) is an American police-procedural television program. The series follows a team of profilers from the FBI's Behavioral Analysis Unit based in Quantico, Virginia. The ...more

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CSI: Crime Scene Investi... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Laurence Fishburne, Marg Helgenberger, George Eads

Premiered: 2000

Genres (Tv): Crime Fiction, Police procedural, Crime, Drama, Live action, + more

CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (CBS, 2000) is an American crime drama television series created by Anthony E. Zuiker. The series follows Las Vegas CSIs working for the Las Vegas Police ...more

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NCIS is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Mark Harmon, Michael Weatherly, Pauley Perrette

Premiered: 2003

Genres (Tv): Crime Fiction, Action/Adventure, Police procedural, Drama, Thriller, + more

NCIS is an American police procedural drama television series, revolving around a fictional team of special agents from the Naval Criminal Investigative Service, which conducts investigations ...more

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Blue Bloods is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Donnie Wahlberg, Bridget Moynahan, Will Estes

Premiered: 2010

Genres (Tv): Action/Adventure, Police procedural, Crime, Drama, Adventure film, + more

Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Blue Bloods is an American police procedural drama series shown on CBS in the United States and Canada and on Sky Atlantic in the United Kingdom. The series is filmed on location in New York ...more

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Hawaii Five-0 is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Leonard Freeman, Alex Kurtzman, Peter M. Lenkov

Premiered: 2010

Genres (Tv): Crime Fiction, Action/Adventure, Police procedural, Drama, Adventure film, + more

Hawaii Five-0 is an American police procedural drama television series and a remake of the original 1968-1980 television series. The series is produced by K/O Paper Products and 101st Street ...more

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Elementary is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Jonny Lee Miller, Lucy Liu, Jon Michael Hill

Premiered: 2012

Genres (Tv): Crime Fiction, Drama, Mystery

Elementary (CBS, 2012) is an American procedural drama series created by Robert Doherty, based on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's character Sherlock Holmes. Following his fall from grace in London and ...more

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NCIS: New Orleans is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Scott Bakula, Lucas Black, Zoe McLellan

Premiered: 2014

Genres (Tv): Drama, Crime Fiction

NCIS: New Orleans is an American television series combining elements of the military drama and police procedural genres that airs on Tuesday nights at 9 p.m. ET on CBS. It premiered on ...more

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Person of Interest is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Jim Caviezel, Taraji P. Henson, Kevin Chapman

Premiered: 2011

Genres (Tv): Crime drama, Action, Sci-fi

Person of Interest (CBS, 2011) is an American science fiction drama television series created by Jonathan Nolan. An ex-CIA agent (Jim Caviezel) and a wealthy programmer (Michael Emerson) save ...more

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NCIS: Los Angeles is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Chris O'Donnell, Daniela Ruah, Barrett Foa

Premiered: 2009

Genres (Tv): Crime Fiction, Action/Adventure, Police procedural, Drama, Adventure film, + more

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The Good Wife is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Julianna Margulies, Chris Noth, Josh Charles

Premiered: 2009

Genres (Tv): Drama, Legal drama

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Mike & Molly is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Billy Gardell, Melissa McCarthy, Reno Wilson

Premiered: 2010

Genres (Tv): Sitcom, Romantic comedy, Comedy

Mike & Molly (2010, CBS) is an American sitcom created by Mark Roberts. The series stars Billy Gardell and Melissa McCarthy as the eponymous Mike and Molly, a couple who meet in a Chicago ...more

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The Mentalist is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Simon Baker, Robin Tunney, Tim Kang

Premiered: 2008

Genres (Tv): Police procedural, Mystery, Drama

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How I Met Your Mother is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Josh Radnor, Jason Segel, Cobie Smulders

Premiered: 2005

Genres (Tv): Sitcom, Romantic comedy

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CSI: Miami is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
David Caruso, Emily Procter, Adam Rodriguez

Premiered: 2002

Genres (Tv): Crime Fiction, Police procedural, Crime, Drama, Live action, + more

CSI: Miami is an American police procedural television series that ran from September 23, 2002, to April 8, 2012, on CBS. It is the first spin-off of the orignal series. The pilot episode was ...more

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Two and a Half Men is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Jon Cryer, Ashton Kutcher, Angus T. Jones

Premiered: 2003

Genres (Tv): Sitcom, Comedy

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SEAL Team is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
David Boreanaz, Max Thieriot, Jessica Paré

Genres (Tv): Drama

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CSI: NY is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Gary Sinise, Carmine Giovinazzo, Hill Harper

Premiered: 2004

Genres (Tv): Crime Fiction, Police procedural, Crime, Drama, Live action, + more

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Medium is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Patricia Arquette, Miguel Sandoval, Jake Weber

Premiered: 2005

Genres (Tv): Supernatural drama, Supernatural, Procedural drama, Drama, Mystery, + more

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Scorpion is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Elyes Gabel, Katharine McPhee, Eddie Kaye Thomas

Premiered: 2014

Genres (Tv): Drama, Crime, Action

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2 Broke Girls is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Kat Dennings, Beth Behrs, Garrett Morris

Premiered: 2011

Genres (Tv): Sitcom

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Mom is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Anna Faris, Allison Janney, Blake Garrett Rosenthal

Premiered: 2013

Genres (Tv): Television comedy, Sitcom

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The Late Late Show with ... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
James Corden, Reggie Watts

Premiered: 2015

Genres (Tv): Comedy, Talk-Show

The Late Late Show with James Corden (CBS, 2015) is an American late-night talk show hosted by James Corden. The fourth iteration of The Late Late Show, the talk show features popular segments, ...more

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The New Adventures of Ol... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Clark Gregg, Hamish Linklater

Premiered: 2006

Genres (Tv): Sitcom, Comedy

The New Adventures of Old Christine is an American sitcom television series, starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus. It originally ran on CBS from March 13, 2006 to May 12, 2010, completing five seasons. ...more

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Under the Dome is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Mike Vogel, Rachelle Lefevre, Alexander Koch

Premiered: 2013

Genres (Tv): Drama, Mystery, Science Fiction

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