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The Best CITV TV Shows 

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List of popular CITV shows, ranked from best to worst. This list of the top current and cancelled CITV TV series includes the date when each show first aired, as well as which actors starred in the show. The best CITV TV programs of all time include the most viewed shows on CITV, 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.

This list is made up of a variety of shows, including Saved by the Bell and DangerMouse.

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

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My Parents Are Aliens is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best CITV TV Shows
Jace Freeman added Alex Kew, Tony Gardner, Keith Warwick

Premiered: 1999

Number of Episodes: 106

Genres (Tv): Sitcom, Children's television series, Comedy

My Parents Are Aliens is a British children's television sitcom that was produced for eight series by Yorkshire Television and aired on ITV from 8 November 1999 to 18 December 2006.
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Grizzly Tales for Grueso... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best CITV TV Shows
Jace Freeman added

Premiered: 2000

Genres (Tv): Animation, Children's television series, Comedy

Grizzly Tales for Gruesome Kids is a series of books by Jamie Rix and a TV series produced for ITV. The original TV series was based on the award winning collections of cautionary tales by Jamie ...more
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What's New, Scooby-Doo? ... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best CITV TV Shows
Jace Freeman added Frank Welker, Casey Kasem, Mindy Cohn

Premiered: 2002

Number of Seasons: 3

Number of Episodes: 42

Genres (Tv): Horror comedy, Animation, Animated cartoon, Mystery, Adventure film, + more

What's New, Scooby-Doo? is the ninth incarnation of the Hanna-Barbera Saturday morning cartoon franchise Scooby-Doo. A revival of the original Scooby-Doo, Where are You! series after a ...more

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Horrid Henry is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best CITV TV Shows
Jace Freeman added Stephanie Anne Mills, Emma Tate, Tamsin Heatley

Genres (Tv): Animation, Children's television series, Comedy

Horrid Henry is a British animated television series based on the book series by Francesca Simon produced by Novel Entertainment and Nelvana Limited, broadcast from 31 October 2006 on CITV in ...more
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My Goldfish Is Evil is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best CITV TV Shows
My Goldfish Is Evil

Premiered: 2006

Number of Episodes: 26

Genres (Tv): Cartoon, Sitcom, Animated series

My Goldfish is Evil is a Canadian animated television series that was created by Nicolas J. Boisvert. The series was produced by Ghislain Cyr and Steven Majaury. It was first shown on CBC ...more
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Jungle Run is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best CITV TV Shows
Jace Freeman added Dominic Wood, Michael Underwood

Premiered: 1999

Number of Episodes: 100

Genres (Tv): Children's television series, Game show, Adventure film

Jungle Run is a British children's television series which aired on CITV as part of the ITV network from 1999 to 2006. It was a game show similar to Fort Boyard and The Crystal Maze and is still ...more
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Mr. Bean is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best CITV TV Shows
Billy493 added Mr. Bean Rowan Atkinson, Robin Driscoll, Matilda Ziegler

Premiered: 2002

Number of Episodes: 52

Genres (Tv): Animation, Animated cartoon, Children's television series, Comedy, Animated series

Mr. Bean is an animated television series by Varga Studio based on the British live-action series of the same name. Characters from the original live action series included Mr. Bean, Irma Gobb, ...more

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Sooty & Co. is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best CITV TV Shows
Matthew Corbett, Liana Bridges, Richard Cadell

Premiered: 1993

Number of Episodes: 85

Genres (Tv): Children's television series, Comedy, Puppet

Sooty & Co. is a British children's television series that was produced for six series by Granada Television, that aired on ITV from 6 September 1993 to 14 December 1998. The series centres ...more
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Almost Naked Animals is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best CITV TV Shows
Billy493 added Seán Cullen, Emilie-Claire Barlow, Robert Tinkler

Premiered: 2011

Number of Seasons: 3

Number of Episodes: 52

Genres (Tv): Animation, Sitcom, Animated cartoon, Comedy, Animated series

Almost Naked Animals is a Canadian animated television series that is produced for YTV. The series premiered on January 7, 2011 on YTV. The series was created by Noah Z. Jones, who is also the ...more
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Ben 10: Alien Force is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best CITV TV Shows
Yuri Lowenthal, Dee Bradley Baker, Ashley Johnson

Premiered: 2008

Number of Seasons: 3

Number of Episodes: 46

Genres (Tv): Animation, Children's television series, Thriller, Action, Science Fiction, + more

Ben 10: Alien Force is an American animated television series created by team Man of Action, and produced by Cartoon Network Studios. It takes place five years after Ben 10. The series premiered ...more

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DangerMouse is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best CITV TV Shows
David Jason, Terry Scott, William Franklyn

Premiered: 1981

Genres (Tv): Espionage, Animation, Sitcom, Children's television series, Comedy, + more

Danger Mouse is a British children's animated television series which was produced by Cosgrove Hall Films for Thames Television. It features the eponymous Danger Mouse, an English mouse who ...more

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Sooty is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best CITV TV Shows
Francis Wright, Richard Cadell

Number of Episodes: 20

Sooty is a British children's television series that airs on CITV. It is the first new series to feature Sooty since the last series ended in 2004, and the first since Richard Cadell bought the ...more
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Pokémon is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best CITV TV Shows
HONORCalder-Cameron added Veronica Taylor, Rachael Lillis, Eric Stuart

Premiered: 1997

Genres (Tv): Animation, Children's television series, Thriller, Adventure film, Comedy, + more

Pokémon, abbreviated from the Japanese title of Pocket Monsters, is a long running Japanese children's anime television series, which has been adapted for the international television ...more

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Fireman Sam is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best CITV TV Shows
Andrew Hodwitz, Dave Pender, Lily Cassano

Premiered: 1987

Number of Seasons: 6

Number of Episodes: 167

Genres (Tv): Animation, Children's television series, Comedy, Stop motion

Fireman Sam is a Welsh animated children's television series about a fireman called Sam, his fellow firefighters, and other townspeople in the fictional Welsh rural town of Pontypandy. The ...more

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Art Attack is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best CITV TV Shows
Neil Buchanan

Premiered: 1990

Genres (Tv): Children's television series

Art Attack is a British children's television series revolving around art hosted by Lloyd Warbey on Disney Junior. The original series was one of CITV's longest running programmes, running from ...more
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Tur... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best CITV TV Shows
Jace Freeman added Sean Astin, Greg Cipes, Rob Paulsen

Premiered: 1987

Number of Seasons: 10

Number of Episodes: 193

Genres (Tv): Animation, Animated cartoon, Children's television series, Adventure film, Comedy, + more

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is an animated television series produced by Murakami-Wolf-Swenson and the French company IDDH. The pilot was shown during the week of December 14, 1987 in ...more

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Fort Boyard: Ultimate Ch... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best CITV TV Shows
Fort Boyard: Ultimate Challenge

Number of Seasons: 3

Number of Episodes: 20

Genres (Tv): Game show

Fort Boyard: Ultimate Challenge is a CITV game show that premiered on 1 January 2012 in the United Kingdom. The first two series were a co-production with Disney XD, airing from October 17, 2011 ...more
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Thomas the Tank Engine &... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best CITV TV Shows
Alec Baldwin, Ringo Starr, George Carlin

Premiered: 1984

Number of Seasons: 16

Number of Episodes: 401

Genres (Tv): Animation, Children's television series, Stop motion, Short Film, Family Film, + more

Thomas & Friends is a British-American children's television series, which had its first broadcast on the ITV network in 1984 and airs on PBS Kids in the US. It is based on The Railway ...more

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Rainbow is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best CITV TV Shows
Geoffrey Hayes, Roy Skelton, Peter Hawkins

Premiered: 1972

Number of Seasons: 15

Number of Episodes: 1071

Genres (Tv): Children's television series, Puppet

Rainbow is a British children's television series, created by Pamela Lonsdale, which ran between five times weekly, twice weekly and once weekly at 12:10 on Tuesdays and Fridays on the ITV ...more
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Rosie and Jim is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best CITV TV Shows

Premiered: 1990

Number of Seasons: 8

Number of Episodes: 183

Genres (Tv): Children's television series

Rosie and Jim was a British children's television programme produced by Ragdoll Productions and aired on ITV from 3 September 1990 to 11 December 2000 and on PBS from 5 September 1992 to 13 ...more
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Sooty is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best CITV TV Shows
Sooty

Premiered: 2001

Number of Episodes: 32

Genres (Tv): Children's television series

Sooty is a British children's television series that was produced for three series, that aired on ITV from 5 November 2001 to 6 January 2004. It replaced Sooty Heights, but remained the same ...more
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The Worst Witch is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best CITV TV Shows
Felicity Jones, Michelle Ryan, Una Stubbs

Premiered: 1998

Number of Seasons: 6

Number of Episodes: 40

Genres (Tv): Children's television series

The Worst Witch is a 1998 British ITV television series about a group of young witches at a school for magic. The series stars Georgina Sherrington and Felicity Jones, and is based on The Worst ...more
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Bernard's Watch is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best CITV TV Shows
Liza Goddard, Rosie Day, Barry Jackson

Premiered: 1995

Number of Episodes: 79

Genres (Tv): Children's television series

Bernard's Watch is a British children's drama series about a young boy who can stop time with a magical pocket watch. The show was created by Andrew Norriss and was produced for seven series ...more
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Saved by the Bell is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best CITV TV Shows
Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Mario Lopez, Dustin Diamond

Premiered: 1989

Number of Seasons: 4

Number of Episodes: 87

Genres (Tv): Sitcom, Teen situation comedy, Comedy

Saved by the Bell is an American television sitcom that aired on NBC from 1989 to 1993. A retool of the Disney Channel series Good Morning, Miss Bliss, the show follows a group of friends and ...more

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Tots TV is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best CITV TV Shows
Tots TV

Premiered: 1993

Number of Episodes: 276

Genres (Tv): Children's television series, Puppet

Tots TV is a British children's television programme, produced by Ragdoll Productions and Central. The programme featured three ragdoll friends: Tilly, a French girl, with red hair, who speaks ...more