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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.

How will we ever determine which 2010s show deserves the top spot on this list? Help us decide by giving your favorites a thumbs up.

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The Good Place is listed (or ranked) 1 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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Brooklyn Nine-Nine is listed (or ranked) 2 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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The Office is listed (or ranked) 3 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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Superstore is listed (or ranked) 4 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 Blacklist is listed (or ranked) 5 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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Law & Order is listed (or ranked) 6 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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Law & Order: Special Victims U... is listed (or ranked) 7 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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Chicago Fire is listed (or ranked) 8 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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This Is Us is listed (or ranked) 9 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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The Tonight Show Starring Jimm... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best 2010s NBC Shows
Jimmy Fallon, The Roots, Steve Higgins
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon is an American late-night talk show hosted by Jimmy Fallon on NBC. The show premiered on February 17, 2014 and is produced by Broadway Video and Universal ...more
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The Voice is listed (or ranked) 11 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) 12 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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Chicago P.D. is listed (or ranked) 13 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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America's Got Talent is listed (or ranked) 14 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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Good Girls is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best 2010s NBC Shows
Christina Hendricks, Mae Whitman, Retta
Good Girls (NBC, 2017) is an American crime comedy-drama series created by Jenna Bans. Struggling to make ends meet, three suburban housewives (Christina Hendricks, Retta, and Mae Whitman) ...more
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Late Night with Seth Meyers is listed (or ranked) 16 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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Grimm is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best 2010s NBC Shows
David Giuntoli, Silas Weir Mitchell, Sasha Roiz
Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Grimm is an American police procedural fantasy television drama series. It debuted in the U.S. on NBC on October 28, 2011. The show has been described as "a cop drama—with a twist... a dark ...more
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Manifest is listed (or ranked) 18 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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Bluff City Law is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best 2010s NBC Shows
Jimmy Smits, Caitlin McGee, Barry Sloane
Bluff City Law (NBC, 2019) is an American crime drama thriller television series. The series follows the lawyers of an elite Memphis law firm that specialize in the most controversial landmark ...more
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The InBetween is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best 2010s NBC Shows
Harriet Dyer, Anne-Marie Johnson, Cindy Luna
The InBetween (NBC, 2019) is an American drama television series. Born with the ability to see and communicate with the dead, Cassie Bishop (Harriet Dyer) reluctantly helps detectives solve ...more
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Will & Grace is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best 2010s NBC Shows
Eric McCormack, Debra Messing, Megan Mullally
Will & Grace is an American sitcom, based on the relationship between Will Truman and Grace Adler, and is set in New York City. It was broadcast on NBC from September 21, 1998 to May 18, ...more
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Minute to Win It is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best 2010s NBC Shows
Guy Fieri, Kimberly Fox, Aaron Hedrick
Minute to Win It (NBC, 2010) is an American version of an international reality television series franchise that has also aired on ITV2, MundoFox, and Seven Network. Contestants take part in a ...more
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Timeless is listed (or ranked) 23 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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Trial and Error is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best 2010s NBC Shows
Nicholas D'Agosto, Jayma Mays, Steven Boyer
Trial & Error (NBC, 2017) is an American sitcom television series created by Jeff Astrof and Matt Miller. A young bright-eyed New York lawyer (Nicholas D'Agosto) settles in the small ...more
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New Amsterdam is listed (or ranked) 25 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