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The Best 2010s CBS Series 

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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
The Big Bang Theory is an American sitcom created by Chuck Lorre and Bill Prady, both of whom serve as executive producers on the show along with Steven Molaro. All three also serve as head ...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
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
This show is an American drama television series that premiered on CBS on October 6, 2000. The show was created by Anthony E. Zuiker and produced by Jerry Bruckheimer. It is filmed primarily at ...more

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Blue Bloods is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Donnie Wahlberg, Bridget Moynahan, Will Estes
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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NCIS is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Mark Harmon, Michael Weatherly, Pauley Perrette
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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Hawaii Five-0 is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Leonard Freeman, Alex Kurtzman, Peter M. Lenkov
Hawaii Five-0 is an American police procedural drama television series and a remake of the original 1968–80 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
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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The Mentalist is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Simon Baker, Robin Tunney, Tim Kang
The Mentalist is an American police procedural television series that ran from September 23, 2008 until February 18, 2015, broadcasting 151 episodes over seven seasons, on CBS. The show was ...more

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Two and a Half Men is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Jon Cryer, Ashton Kutcher, Angus T. Jones
Two and a Half Men is an American television sitcom that began broadcast on CBS on September 22, 2003 and ended on February 19, 2015 after twelve seasons. Originally starring Charlie Sheen, Jon ...more

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NCIS: New Orleans is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Scott Bakula, Lucas Black, Zoe McLellan
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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CSI: Miami is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
David Caruso, Emily Procter, Adam Rodriguez
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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Person of Interest is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Jim Caviezel, Taraji P. Henson, Kevin Chapman
Person of Interest is an American science fiction drama television series created by Jonathan Nolan that premiered on September 22, 2011, on CBS. The series revolves around John Reese, a former ...more

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Under the Dome is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Mike Vogel, Rachelle Lefevre, Alexander Koch
Under the Dome is an American science-fiction drama television series. It premiered on CBS on June 24, 2013. The series was developed by Brian K. Vaughan and based on the novel of the same name ...more

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SEAL Team is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
David Boreanaz, Max Thieriot, Jessica Paré
SEAL Team (CBS, 2017) is an American drama series created by Ben Cavell. The drama follows the lives of elite Navy SEALs Jason Hayes (David Boreanaz) and Clay Spenser (Max Thieriot) as they ...more

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CSI: NY is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Gary Sinise, Carmine Giovinazzo, Hill Harper
CSI: NY is an American police procedural television series that ran on CBS from September 22, 2004 to February 22, 2013 for a total of nine seasons and 197 original episodes. The show follows ...more

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Evil is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Katja Herbers, Aasif Mandvi, Mike Colter
Evil (CBS, 2019) is an American television supernatural thriller television drama. The series follows a skeptical psychologist Katja (Kristen Bouchard) who allies with a priest-in-training (Mike ...more
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The Late Late Show with ... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
James Corden, Reggie Watts
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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NCIS: Los Angeles is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Chris O'Donnell, Daniela Ruah, Barrett Foa
NCIS: Los Angeles is an American television series combining elements of the military drama and police procedural genres, which premiered on the CBS network on September 22, 2009. NCIS: Los ...more

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The Good Wife is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Julianna Margulies, Chris Noth, Josh Charles
Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial The Good Wife is an American television legal and political drama that premiered on CBS on September 22, 2009. The series was created by Robert King and Michelle King. It stars Julianna ...more

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The New Adventures of Ol... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Clark Gregg, Hamish Linklater
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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God Friended Me is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Brandon Micheal Hall, Violett Beane, Suraj Sharma
God Friended Me (CBS, 2018) is an American fantasy drama series created by Steven Lilien and Bryan Wynbrandt. An atheist's (Brandon Micheal Hall) life is turned upside down when he is ...more
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Bull is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Bull
Michael Weatherly, Freddy Rodriguez, Geneva Carr
Bull (CBS, 2016) is an American drama television series created by Phil McGraw and Paul Attanasio, based on the early days of talk show host Dr. Phil. Psychologist and trial science expert Dr. ...more
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Angel from Hell is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Jane Lynch, Maggie Lawson, Kyle Bornheimer
Angel from Hell is an American single-camera fantasy sitcom created by Tad Quill. The series is about an angel named Amy, who acts as a guardian for Allison, forming an unlikely friendship.
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Salvation is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Charlie Rowe, Jacqueline Byers, Santiago Cabrera
Salvation (CBS, 2017) is an American suspense drama television series created by Liz Kruger and Craig Shapiro. An MIT grad student and a tech superstar bring a low-level Pentagon official a ...more
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Whistleblower is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best 2010s CBS Series
Whistleblower (CBS, 2018) is an American true crime television series. Hosted by Alex Ferrer, the show features real-life stories of heroic people who put everything on the line in order to ...more