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ABC has a great line up of dramatic shows on TV right now, and these are the best current ABC dramas of 2016-2017, ranked by user votes. One could make that case that any one of these shows could be considered one of the top current drama shows on TV. So, what are the greatest current ABC dramas in your opinion? From fan favorites to TV series that have won multiple Emmy Awards, the competition is stiff so vote wisely!

Which shows will you find on this best current ABC dramas list? After premiering in 2014, How To Get Away with Murder quickly became a hit for ABC. Once Upon a Time is also one of ABC's best current shows for the fantastically inclined.

The fall of 2015 welcomed several new dramas to ABC. Blood and Oil, Wicked City and The Family all appear on this great current ABC drama list.

In 2016, ABC premiered The Catch, Designated Survivor starring Kiefer Sutherland, Notorious, and Conviction starring Hayley Atwell. 

Do you have a favorite drama currently airing on ABC in 2016-2017? Give the best shows a thumbs up and share some of your favorite episodes in the comments section.

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How to Get Away with Murder is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Current ABC Dramas
How to Get Away with Murder Viola Davis, Billy Brown, Alfred Enoch How to Get Away with Murder (ABC, 2014) is an American drama television series created by Peter Nowalk. A law professor (Viola Davis) at a prestigious Philadelphia university and five of her ...more

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Grey's Anatomy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Current ABC Dramas
Grey's Anatomy Ellen Pompeo, Justin Chambers, Chandra Wilson Grey's Anatomy is an American medical soap opera television series that premiered on American Broadcasting Company as a mid-season replacement on March 27, 2005. The series has aired eleven ...more

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Once Upon a Time is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Current ABC Dramas
Once Upon a Time Ginnifer Goodwin, Jennifer Morrison, Lana Parrilla Once Upon a Time is an American fairy tale drama series that premiered on October 23, 2011, on ABC. The show takes place in the fictional seaside town of Storybrooke, Maine, whose residents are ...more

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Scandal is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Current ABC Dramas
Scandal Kerry Washington, Henry Ian Cusick, Columbus Short Scandal (ABC, 2012) is an American political thriller television series created by Shonda Rhimes. A former White House Communications Director (Kerry Washington) starts her own crisis management ...more

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Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current ABC Dramas
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Clark Gregg, Ming-Na Wen, Brett Dalton Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., or simply Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., is an American television series created for ABC by Joss Whedon, Jed Whedon, and Maurissa Tancharoen, based on the Marvel ...more

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Quantico is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current ABC Dramas
Quantico Priyanka Chopra, Josh Hopkins, Jake McLaughlin Quantico (ABC, 2015) is an American television drama thriller series created by Joshua Safran. A bright FBI recruit (Priyanka Chopra) who joins the agency after graduating from the FBI Academy ...more

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Agent Carter is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current ABC Dramas
Agent Carter Hayley Atwell, James D'Arcy, Enver Gjokaj Marvel's Agent Carter, or simply Agent Carter, is an upcoming American television series, spinning out of the Marvel One-Shot short film of the same name.

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Of Kings and Prophets is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current ABC Dramas
Of Kings and Prophets

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Secrets & Lies is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Current ABC Dramas
Secrets & Lies Juliette Lewis, Ryan Phillippe, Natalie Martinez Secrets and Lies is an American drama television series based on the Australian television series of the same name. The series has a 10-episode series commitment. Barbie Kligman was brought in ...more

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Mistresses is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Current ABC Dramas
Mistresses Alyssa Milano, Yunjin Kim, Rochelle Aytes Mistresses is an American mystery drama television series based on the 2008–10 U.K. series of the same name, about the lives of four female friends and their involvement in an array of illicit ...more

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Nashville is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Current ABC Dramas
Nashville Connie Britton, Clare Bowen, Hayden Panettiere Nashville is an American musical drama television series. It was created by Academy Award winner Callie Khouri and produced by R.J. Cutler, Khouri, Dee Johnson, Steve Buchanan, and Connie ...more

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The Family is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Current ABC Dramas

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Blood And Oil is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Current ABC Dramas
Blood And Oil Naomie Harris, David Oyelowo, Jodhi May Award-winning writer Guy Hibbert's new drama tells the story of two British women and their extraordinary journey deep into the hinterland of the Niger Delta – a beautiful but highly dangerous ...more

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American Crime is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Current ABC Dramas
American Crime Felicity Huffman, Timothy Hutton, Elvis Nolasco American Crime is an American anthology crime drama television series that premiered on ABC on March 5, 2015, airing Thursdays at 10:00 pm. The series was created by John Ridley, and stars ...more

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Wicked City is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Current ABC Dramas
Wicked City Erika Christensen, Taissa Farmiga, Gabriel Luna

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The Catch is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Current ABC Dramas
The Catch Greg Grunberg, Michelle Arthur

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The Whispers is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Current ABC Dramas
The Whispers Milo Ventimiglia, Lily Rabe, Kristen Connolly The Whispers is an upcoming American television series created and executive produced by Soo Hugh with co-executive producers Steven Spielberg, Justin Falvey, Darryl Frank and Dawn Olmstead for ...more