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List of popular Canadian Broadcasting Corporation shows, ranked from best to worst. This list of the top current and cancelled Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV series includes the date when each show first aired, as well as which actors starred in the show. The best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV programs of all time include the most viewed shows on Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, as this list covers the entire history of the network. This list is sorted by popularity, so the shows with the most votes are at the top of the list.

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Although television fans in different locations grew up with Canadian Broadcasting Corporation on different channels, most of us got the same shows, so don't let your favorite Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV shows sink to the bottom of the list! The list of top Canadian Broadcasting Corporation television shown below includes cast, creator, and premiere date when available. This list contains only TV series on the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation network, even ones that are no longer on the air.

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Mister Rogers' Neighborhood is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
Mister Rogers' Neighborhood Keith David, Fred Rogers, Don Francks Mister Rogers' Neighborhood is an American half-hour children's television series that was created and hosted by namesake Fred Rogers. The series originated in 1963 as Mister Rogers on CBC ...more

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Road to Avonlea is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
Road to Avonlea Ryan Gosling, Madeline Kahn, Sarah Polley Road to Avonlea is a Canadian television series first broadcast in Canada between January 7, 1990 and March 31, 1996, and in the United States starting on March 5, 1990. It was created by Kevin ...more

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Doctor Who is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
Doctor Who Christopher Eccleston, David Tennant, Matt Smith Doctor Who (BBC, 2005) is a British science-fiction television show created by Sydney Newman, C. E. Webber, and Donald Wilson. The further adventures in time and space of the alien adventurer ...more

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The Tudors is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
The Tudors Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Henry Cavill, Anthony Brophy The Tudors is a British-Irish-Canadian historical fiction television series set primarily in sixteenth-century England, created by Michael Hirst and produced for the American premium cable ...more

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Voltron is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
Voltron Jack Angel, Michael Bell, Peter Cullen Voltron: Defender of the Universe is an animated television series that features a team of space explorers that pilot a giant super robot known as "Voltron". Initially produced as a ...more

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Arthur is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
Arthur J.T. Turner, Melissa Altro, Daniel Brochu Arthur is a Canadian/American animated educational television series for children, created by Cookie Jar Group and WGBH for the Public Broadcasting Service. The show is set in the fictional ...more

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Danger Bay is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
Danger Bay Donnelly Rhodes, Susan Walden, Ocean Hellman Danger Bay is a Canadian television series, produced in Vancouver, with first-run episodes broadcast on CBC Television and The Disney Channel starting October 7, 1984. Reruns of the show ...more

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Anne of Green Gables is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
Anne of Green Gables Megan Follows, Colleen Dewhurst, Richard Farnsworth Anne of Green Gables is a 1985 Canadian television drama film based on the novel of the same name by Canadian author Lucy Maud Montgomery. The film starred Megan Follows and was produced and ...more

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Wind at My Back is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
Wind at My Back Daniel Pilon, Kathy Greenwood, Ron Lea Wind at My Back is a television series which aired in Canada on CBC Television between 1996 and 2001. It was created and produced by Kevin Sullivan, best known for his adaptation of Anne of ...more

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Dragon Booster is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
Dragon Booster Sam Vincent, Brent Miller, Nicole Oliver Dragon Booster is a Canadian-American animated series first broadcast in 2004. It follows the story of young Artha Penn, a stable boy who rides Beaucephalis, the dragon of legend. He becomes a ...more

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Anne of Avonlea is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
Anne of Avonlea Colleen Dewhurst, Megan Follows, Charmion King Anne of Avonlea is a 1987 Canadian television miniseries. It is a sequel to the 1985 Anne of Green Gables miniseries. The miniseries dramatizes material from several books in the eight-novel ...more

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Ramona is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
Ramona Sarah Polley, Barclay Hope, Bernard Behrens Ramona is a Canadian children's television series which followed the life of eight-year-old title character Ramona Quimby. It was based on the Ramona book series by Beverly Cleary. The ...more

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Da Vinci's City Hall is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
Da Vinci's City Hall Nicholas Campbell, Gina Holden, Charles Martin Smith Da Vinci's City Hall is a Canadian dramatic television series, which premiered on CBC Television on 25 October 2005. The series was a spin-off of the long-running Canadian series Da Vinci's ...more

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Babar is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
Babar Gordon Pinsent, Dawn Greenhalgh, Stuart Stone Babar is a Canadian/French/Japanese animated television series produced in Quebec, Canada by Nelvana Limited and The Clifford Ross Company. It premiered in 1989 on CBC and HBO, subsequently was ...more

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What It's Like Being Alone is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
What It's Like Being Alone Julie Lemieux, Adam Reid, Stacey DePass What It's Like Being Alone is a Canadian television program which aired on CBC Television in 2006. It is a black comedy created by Brad Peyton, and combines clay animation with voice work by ...more

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Ōban Star-Racers is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
Ōban Star-Racers Gabrielle Jeru^! Chiara Zanni^! Junko Noda Ōban Star-Racers is a French/Japanese anime created by Savin Yeatman-Eiffel of Sav! The World Productions. Originally produced as a short movie titled Molly Star Racer, a television series was ...more

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George Stroumboulopoulos Tonig... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight is a Canadian television talk show hosted by George Stroumboulopoulos that aired on CBC Television from 2005 to 2014. As The Hour, the show was so named, as it ...more

The Best Syfy Original Shows

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Anne of Green Gables: The Cont... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
Anne of Green Gables: The Continuing Story Anne of Green Gables: The Continuing Story was a 2000 television film, also broadcast as a mini-series, that was highly anticipated among fans of Anne of Green Gables. It borrowed characters ...more

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Northwood is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
Northwood Lochlyn Munro, Forbes March, Tygh Runyan Northwood is a Canadian drama television series which aired on CBC Television from 1991 to 1994 about the lives of teenagers living in North Vancouver, British Columbia. The series was created ...more

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Mona the Vampire is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
Mona the Vampire Frank Welker, Emma Taylor-Isherwood, John Stocker Mona the Vampire is a Canadian animated television series directed by Louis Piché and Jean Caillon. The series is originally based on the short stories created and written by Sonia ...more

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North of 60 is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
North of 60 August Schellenberg, Tina Keeper, Gordon Tootoosis North of 60 is a mid-1990s Canadian television series depicting life in the sub-Arctic northern boreal forest. It first aired on CBC Television in 1992 and was syndicated around the world. It is ...more

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Garage Matches is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
Garage Matches Garage Matches is a Canadian serial drama television series that follows the competitors as they compete head-to-head against each other for the title of Garage Matches Champion. Each episode ...more

The Greatest TV Shows Of All Time

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The Secret History of 9/11 is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
The Secret History of 9/11 The Secret History of 9/11 is a documentary which aired on CBC Television on September 12, 2006, to mark the fifth anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Written and directed ...more

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Providence is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
Providence Melina Kanakaredes, Mike Farrell, Seth Peterson Providence is an American television drama series that aired on NBC starring Melina Kanakaredes. The show ran for five seasons from January 8, 1999 until December 20, 2002.

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Encounter is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
Encounter Encounter is a five-week anthology television series aired from Toronto, Canada, and carried by both CBC Television and ABC from October 5 to November 2, 1958. In Canada the series was known as ...more

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Wojeck is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
Wojeck John Vernon, Carl Banas, Patricia Collins Wojeck is a Canadian dramatic television series, which aired on CBC Television from 1966 to 1968. It was arguably the first successful drama series on English Canadian television.

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Telescope is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
Telescope Telescope is a Canadian documentary series which aired on CBC Television between 1963 and 1973. The series was hosted by Fletcher Markle, which profiled notable Canadian people from celebrities ...more

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The Newsroom is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
The Newsroom Jeff Daniels, Emily Mortimer, John Gallagher Jr. The Newsroom is an American television political drama series created and principally written by Aaron Sorkin that premiered on HBO on June 24, 2012, and concluded on December 14, 2014, ...more

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This Hour Has 22 Minutes is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
1525552918698 added This Hour Has 22 Minutes Colin Mochrie, Rick Mercer, Mary Walsh This Hour Has 22 Minutes is a weekly Canadian television comedy that airs on CBC Television. Launched in 1993 during Canada's 35th general election, the show focuses on Canadian politics, ...more

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Dirtgirlworld is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
Dirtgirlworld Bindi Irwin, Jabba Dirtgirlworld, stylized as dirtgirlworld, is an Australian, Canadian and American children's television series created by Cate McQuillen and Hewey Eustace of Mememe Productions. Visually ...more

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Magic and Mystery Tour is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
Magic and Mystery Tour Penn Jillette, Teller Penn & Teller's Magic and Mystery Tour is a 2003 television documentary miniseries starring Penn & Teller. The program was created by the CBC in association with Channel 4 Film. Ric ...more

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The Second City's Next Comedy ... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
The Second City's Next Comedy Legend The Second City's Next Comedy Legend was a summer reality show that aired on Canada's CBC Television in 2007. Contestants improvise and create characters for their chance to win a spot on the ...more

The Best (and Worst) TV Shows Ending in 2018

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Skinnamarink TV is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
Skinnamarink TV Sharon Hampson Skinnamarink TV is a children's television show that aired from 1997 to 1999 and aired on CBC in Canada and The Learning Channel in the US. It was created by Lynn Harvey and Richard Mortimer for ...more

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Omerta is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
Omerta Xavier Dolan Omertà or Omertà, The Code of Silence is a Quebec television series of 11 forty-five minute episodes, created by Luc Dionne and aired from January to April 1996 on Radio-Canada. In ...more

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0340 is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
0340

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Braindamadj'd...Take II is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
Braindamadj'd...Take II Braindamadj'd... Take II is a 2006 documentary television film written by Paul Nadler and Jonathan Finkelstein, and directed by Paul Nadler.

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Life with Billy is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
Life with Billy Life with Billy is a 1994 Canadian television film based on the non-fiction book of the same name by Brian Vallée. The film was nominated for five Gemini Awards, and won three. The film ...more

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Breaking Smith's quarter horse is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
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Breaking Smith's quarter horse is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows

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All for One is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
All for One All for One is a Canadian reality television series hosted by Debbie Travis. The series airs on CBC, and follows Travis as she travels around the country helping everyday heroes with their home ...more

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Battle of the Blades is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Canadian Broadcasting Corporation TV Shows
Battle of the Blades Battle of the Blades was a Canadian figure skating reality show and competition that aired on CBC Television. It was first broadcast before a live audience at the historic Maple Leaf Gardens. ...more