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The Best 2010s NBC Shows  

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These are the best 2010s NBC shows ranked by user votes. The 2010s was a great time for NBC television programs. Some of the best 2010s NBC shows were dramas, other good 2010s NBC series were comedies, others defied classification. What are the greatest 2010s NBC TV shows? Vote up your favorites!

What shows appear near the top of this best 2010s NBC shows list? Parks and Recreation is a fan favorite thanks in part to its talented cast including Amy Poehler, Aziz Ansari and Nick Offerman. 4.2 million viewers tuned into watch Leslie Knope and company say farewell with the show's 2015 finale. Community is another good show that aired on NBC in the 2010s. The long-running Law & Order: Special Victims Unit entered into its second decade in the 2010s.

In the 2010s, The Windy City proved to be a great setting for captivating TV drama series with Chicago Fire and Chicago PD, followed by Chicago Med. Other great shows that are featured on this top 2010s NBC shows list include The Biggest Loser, Parenthood and America's Got Talent.

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The Blacklist is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best 2010s NBC Shows
James Spader, Megan Boone, Diego Klattenhoff
The Blacklist is an American crime drama television series that premiered on NBC on September 23, 2013. Raymond "Red" Reddington, a former U.S Navy officer turned high-profile ...more
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The Good Place is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best 2010s NBC Shows
Kristen Bell, Ted Danson, William Jackson Harper
Eleanor Shellstrop (Kristen Bell) wakes up to discover she has entered the afterlife. When she is told by Michael (Ted Danson), her facilitator, that she is in "The Good Place" because ...more
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Superstore is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best 2010s NBC Shows
America Ferrera, Ben Feldman, Lauren Ash
Superstore (NBC, 2015) is an American single-camera sitcom television series about a group of employees working at Cloud 9, a fictional big-box store in St. Louis, Missouri. The ensemble cast ...more
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The Office is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best 2010s NBC Shows
Rainn Wilson, John Krasinski, Jenna Fischer
The Office is an American television comedy series that aired on NBC from March 24, 2005 to May 16, 2013. It is an adaptation of the BBC series of the same name. The Office was adapted for ...more
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Brooklyn Nine-Nine is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best 2010s NBC Shows
Andy Samberg, Stephanie Beatriz, Terry Crews
Brooklyn Nine-Nine (Fox, 2013) is an American police television sitcom created by Dan Goor and Michael Schur. Jake Peralta (Andy Samberg), an immature but talented NYPD detective in Brooklyn's ...more
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This Is Us is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best 2010s NBC Shows
Milo Ventimiglia, Mandy Moore, Sterling K. Brown
This Is Us (NBC, 2016) is an American television series created by Dan Fogelman. Follows a unique ensemble, as their paths cross and their life stories interwine, from sharing the same birthday, ...more
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Chicago Fire is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best 2010s NBC Shows
Jesse Spencer, Taylor Kinney, Monica Raymund
Chicago Fire is an American television drama series that airs on NBC and was created by Michael Brandt and Derek Haas with Dick Wolf serving as an executive producer. The series originally ...more
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Law & Order: Special Victims U... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best 2010s NBC Shows
Mariska Hargitay, Christopher Meloni, Ice-T
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit is an American police procedural, legal, crime drama television series set in New York City, where it is also primarily produced. In the style of the ...more
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Late Night with Seth Meyers is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best 2010s NBC Shows
Late Night with Seth Meyers is an American late-night talk show that airs at 12:37 am Eastern/11:37 pm Central on NBC in the United States, Monday through Thursday. The hour-long show premiered ...more
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Chicago P.D. is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best 2010s NBC Shows
Jason Beghe, Jon Seda, Sophia Bush
Chicago P.D. (NBC, 2014) is an American police procedural drama television series created by Dick Wolf and Matt Olmstead. The show follows the Chicago Police Department uniformed cops who patrol ...more
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Manifest is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best 2010s NBC Shows
Melissa Roxburgh, Josh Dallas, Athena Karkanis
Manifest (NBC, 2018) is an American drama television series created by Jeff Rake and Matthew Fernandes. When Montego Air Flight 828 lands safely after a turbulent but routine flight, the crew ...more
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Abby's is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best 2010s NBC Shows
Natalie Morales, Neil Flynn, Nelson Franklin
Abby's (NBC, 2019) is an American comedy television series created by Josh Malmuth. A woman (Natalie Morales) runs an unlicensed bar out of her backyard.
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Law & Order is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best 2010s NBC Shows
Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin, Dennis Farina
Law & Order is an American police procedural and legal drama television series, created by Dick Wolf and part of the Law & Order franchise. It originally aired on NBC and, in ...more
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New Amsterdam is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best 2010s NBC Shows
Ryan Eggold, Freema Agyeman, Janet Montgomery
New Amsterdam (NBC, 2018) is an American medical drama television series developed by David Schulner. A new medical director (Ryan Eggold) is hired to run one of the most prominent hospitals in ...more
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Saving Hope is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best 2010s NBC Shows
Erica Durance, Daniel Gillies, Michael Shanks
Saving Hope is a Canadian television supernatural medical drama, set in the fictional Hope Zion Hospital in Toronto. The show's central character is Dr. Alex Reid, a doctor whose fiancé, ...more
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Timeless is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best 2010s NBC Shows
Timeless Abigail Spencer, Matt Lanter, Starring Abigail Spencer Matt Lanter Malcolm Barrett
Timeless (NBC, 2016) tollows the adventures of an unusual trio—a history professor (Abigail Spencer), a scientist (Malcolm Barrett), and a soldier (Matt Lanter)—as they attempt to stop Garcia ...more
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A.P. Bio is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best 2010s NBC Shows
A.P. Bio Glenn Howerton, Patton Oswalt, Lyric Lewis
A.P. Bio (NBC, 2018) is an American comedy television series created by Seth Meyers, Mike O'Brien and Lorne Michaels. A former philosophy professor (Glenn Howerton) takes a job teaching AP ...more
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Genius Junior is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best 2010s NBC Shows
Neil Patrick Harris
Genius Junior (NBC, 2018) is an American children's television game show hosted by Neil Patrick Harris. The series sees children, aged 12 and under, competing in teams of three in five ...more
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America's Got Talent is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best 2010s NBC Shows
Nick Cannon, Howie Mandel, Sharon Osbourne
America's Got Talent is an American reality television series on the NBC television network, and part of the global British Got Talent franchise. It is a talent show that features singers, ...more
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The Voice is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best 2010s NBC Shows
jaysem1031 added Adam Levine, Blake Shelton, Carson Daly
The Voice is an American reality television singing competition broadcast on NBC. Based on the original The Voice of Holland, the concept of the series is to find new singing talent contested by ...more
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Midnight, Texas is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best 2010s NBC Shows
François Arnaud, Dylan Bruce, Parisa Fitz-Henley
Midnight, Texas (NBC, 2017) is an American supernatural drama television series developed by Monica Owusu-Breen, based on the book series by Charlaine Harris. On the run from his past, young ...more
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Best Friends Forever is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best 2010s NBC Shows
Jessica St. Clair, Lennon Parham, Stephen Schneider
Best Friends Forever is an American television comedy series that ran on NBC from April 4, to June 1, 2012. The series aired during the 2011–2012 NBC primetime season as a mid-season replacement ...more
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It's Worth What? is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best 2010s NBC Shows
It's Worth What? is a American television game show that debuted July 19, 2011 on NBC. Hosted by Cedric the Entertainer, the show's primary focus is the cost and value of items. Announcer Dave ...more
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Ready for Love is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best 2010s NBC Shows
Ready for Love is an American reality matchmaking competition television series that aired for three weeks on NBC in April 2013 and six subsequent weeks on NBC.com. The series was scheduled to ...more
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About a Boy is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best 2010s NBC Shows
About a Boy (NBC, 2014) is an American single-camera television sitcom. Successful songwriter and bachelor Will Freeman lives a carefree life in San Francisco as the "ultimate ...more