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The Best 2010s NBC Shows

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List RulesVote up your favorite NBC TV series that aired in the 2010s

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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  • 1
    The Blacklist
    86
    81

    The Blacklist

    James Spader, Megan Boone

    Premiered2013

    Genres (Tv)Crime drama, Action, Thriller, Mystery

    The Blacklist (NBC, 2013) is an American crime thriller television series created by Jon... more on Wikipedia

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  • 2
    Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
    84
    82

    Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

    Mariska Hargitay, Christopher Meloni

    Premiered1999

    Genres (Tv)Crime Fiction, Police procedural, Drama, Live action, Legal drama

    Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (NBC, 1999) is an American police procedural, legal, crime... more on Wikipedia
  • 3
    The Office
    30
    20

    The Office

    Steve Carell, Rainn Wilson

    Premiered2005

    Genres (Tv)Sitcom, Mockumentary

    The Office (NBC, 2005) is an American mockumentary sitcom television series developed by Greg... more on Wikipedia

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  • 4
    The Good Place
    30
    22

    The Good Place

    Kristen Bell, Ted Danson

    Premiered2016

    Genres (Tv)Sitcom, Fantasy comedy

    The Good Place (NBC, 2016) is an American fantasy-comedy television series created by Michael... more on Wikipedia

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  • 5
    Brooklyn Nine-Nine
    27
    20

    Brooklyn Nine-Nine

    Andy Samberg, Stephanie Beatriz

    Premiered2013

    Genres (Tv)Comedy, Sitcom, Police procedural

    Brooklyn Nine-Nine (NBC, 2013) is an American police procedural comedy television series... more on Wikipedia

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  • 6
    Superstore
    24
    20

    Superstore

    America Ferrera, Ben Feldman

    Premiered2015

    Genres (Tv)Sitcom

    Superstore (NBC, 2015) is an American single-camera sitcom television series created by Justin... more on Wikipedia

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  • 7
    Chicago Fire
    73
    88

    Chicago Fire

    Jesse Spencer, Taylor Kinney

    Premiered2012

    Genres (Tv)Drama

    Chicago Fire is an American television drama series that airs on NBC and was created by... more on Wikipedia

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  • 8
    This Is Us
    20
    18

    This Is Us

    Milo Ventimiglia, Mandy Moore

    Premiered2016

    Genres (Tv)Comedy, Family drama

    This Is Us (NBC, 2016) is an American television series created by Dan Fogelman. Follows a... more on Wikipedia

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  • 9
    Law & Order
    17
    17

    Law & Order

    Jerry Orbach, Jesse L. Martin

    Premiered1990

    Genres (Tv)Crime Fiction, Police procedural, Drama, Legal drama, Legal

    Law & Order is an American police procedural and legal drama television series, created by... more on Wikipedia

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  • 10
    The Voice
    58
    75

    The Voice

    Adam Levine, Blake Shelton

    Premiered2011

    Genres (Tv)Talent show, Reality television

    The Voice (NBC, 2011) is an American reality television singing competition hosted by Kelly... more on Wikipedia

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  • 11
    America's Got Talent
    60
    79

    America's Got Talent

    Nick Cannon, Howie Mandel

    Premiered2006

    Genres (Tv)Talent show, Variety show, Reality television

    America's Got Talent is an American reality television series on the NBC television network,... more on Wikipedia
  • 12
    Chicago P.D.
    62
    83

    Chicago P.D.

    Jason Beghe, Jon Seda

    Premiered2014

    Genres (Tv)Crime, Drama

    Chicago P.D. (NBC, 2014) is an American police procedural drama television series created by... more on Wikipedia
  • 13
    Grimm
    54
    72

    Grimm

    David Giuntoli, Silas Weir Mitchell

    Premiered2011

    Genres (Tv)Drama, Horror Film, Mystery, Fantasy

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  • 14
    The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
    11
    18

    Premiered2014

    The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon is an American late-night talk show hosted by Jimmy... more on Wikipedia

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  • 15
    American Ninja Warrior
    44
    71

    American Ninja Warrior

    Matt Iseman, Jenn Brown

    Premiered2009

    Genres (Tv)Special Interest, Live action, Documentary, Reality television

    American Ninja Warrior is a sports entertainment competition spin-off of the television series... more on Wikipedia

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  • 16
    Midnight, Texas
    8
    17

    Midnight, Texas

    François Arnaud, Dylan Bruce

    Premiered2017

    Genres (Tv)Drama, Supernatural

    Midnight, Texas (NBC, 2017) is an American supernatural drama television series developed by... more on Wikipedia

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  • 17
    Late Night with Seth Meyers

    Premiered2014

    Genres (Tv)Talk show, Variety show

    Late Night with Seth Meyers is an American late-night talk show that airs at 12:37 am... more on Wikipedia

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  • 18
    Timeless
    7
    17

    Timeless

    Abigail Spencer, Matt Lanter

    Premiered2016

    Genres (Tv)Drama, Science Fiction, Action

    Timeless (NBC, 2016) follows the adventures of an unusual trio; a history professor (Abigail... more on Wikipedia
  • 19
    Dracula
    5
    15

    Dracula

    Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Jessica De Gouw

    Premiered2013

    Genres (Tv)Drama

    Dracula is a British-American horror drama television series that premiered on NBC on October... more on Wikipedia

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  • 20
    Good Girls
    5
    15

    Good Girls

    Christina Hendricks, Mae Whitman

    Premiered2018

    Genres (Tv)Crime drama, Dark comedy

    Good Girls (NBC, 2017) is an American crime comedy-drama series created by Jenna Bans.... more on Wikipedia

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  • 21
    Manifest
    5
    15

    Manifest

    Melissa Roxburgh, Josh Dallas

    Premiered2018

    Genres (Tv)Drama

    Manifest (NBC, 2018) is an American drama television series created by Jeff Rake and Matthew... more on Wikipedia

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  • 22
    New Amsterdam
    5
    15

    New Amsterdam

    Ryan Eggold, Freema Agyeman

    Premiered2018

    Genres (Tv)Medical drama

    New Amsterdam (NBC, 2018) is an American medical drama television series developed by David... more on Wikipedia

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  • 23
    Will & Grace
    7
    18

    Will & Grace

    Eric McCormack, Debra Messing

    Premiered1998

    Genres (Tv)Sitcom, Comedy

    Will & Grace is an American sitcom, based on the relationship between Will Truman and Grace... more on Wikipedia
  • 24
    Perfect Harmony
    5
    17

    Perfect Harmony

    Bradley Whitford, Anna Camp

    Premiered2019

    Genres (Tv)Comedy

    Perfect Harmony (NBC, 2019) is an American comedy television series. Former Princeton music... more on Wikipedia
  • 25
    Revolution
    33
    65

    Revolution

    Billy Burke, Tracy Spiridakos

    Premiered2012

    Genres (Tv)Action/Adventure, Drama, Mystery

    Revolution (NBC, 2012) is an American post-apocalyptic science fiction television series... more on Wikipedia

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