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The Best Current CBS Shows

Updated November 5, 2020 8.2k votes 2.2k voters 42.7k views47 items

List RulesVote up your favorite CBS series airing on TV right now

These are the best current CBS shows ranked from best to worst by user votes. From good current CBS series that are dramas to other great CBS series that are comedies, there is a wide range of shows included in this list. And in that all inclusive spirit, many of the best current CBS TV series are reality competition programs, adventure shows, or news and sports programs.

What series will you find on this best current CBS shows list? One of the best sitcoms currently airing on CBS has to be Mom. Actress Allison Janney has even won acting awards for her portrayal of Bonnie on this great CBS series. Survivor premiered in 2000 and is still running strong to this day, as are other CBS reality shows like Big Brother and The Amazing Race. Other good shows that are featured on this top current CBS TV series list include The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, MacGyver, and Young Sheldon.

Do you have a favorite current CBS show? Vote the best series to the top of this list. Then check out the current shows on the CBS streaming service, CBS All Access.

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  • NCIS1
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    NCIS

    Mark Harmon, Michael Weatherly

    Premiered2003

    Genres (Tv)Crime Fiction, Action/Adventure, Police procedural, Drama, Thriller

    NCIS is an American police procedural drama television series, revolving around a fictional... more on WikipediaWatch buy button

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  • NCIS: Los Angeles2
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    NCIS: Los Angeles

    Chris O'Donnell, Daniela Ruah

    Premiered2009

    Genres (Tv)Crime Fiction, Action/Adventure, Police procedural, Drama, Adventure film

    NCIS: Los Angeles is an American television series combining elements of the military drama... more on WikipediaWatch buy button
  • NCIS: New Orleans3
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    NCIS: New Orleans

    Scott Bakula, Lucas Black

    Premiered2014

    Genres (Tv)Drama, Crime Fiction

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  • Survivor4
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    Survivor

    Jeff Probst

    Premiered2000

    Genres (Tv)Reality Competition, Gameshow

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  • MacGyver5
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    MacGyver

    Lucas Till, George Eads

    Premiered2016-2017

    Genres (Tv)Action Adventure

    MacGyver (CBS, 2016) is an American action-adventure television series developed by Peter M.... more on WikipediaWatch buy button
  • Mom6
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    Mom

    Anna Faris, Allison Janney

    Premiered2013

    Genres (Tv)Television comedy, Sitcom

    Mom is an American sitcom that premiered on September 23, 2013, on CBS. The series stars Anna... more on WikipediaWatch buy button
  • SEAL Team7
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    SEAL Team

    David Boreanaz, Max Thieriot

    Premiered2017

    Genres (Tv)Drama

    SEAL Team (CBS, 2017) is an American drama series created by Ben Cavell. The drama follows the... more on WikipediaWatch buy button

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  • The Price Is Right8
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    The Price Is Right

    Bob Barker, Janice Pennington

    Premiered1956

    Genres (Tv)Game show

    The Price Is Right is an American television game show created by Mark Goodson and Bill... more on WikipediaWatch buy button

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  • FBI9
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    FBI

    Missy Peregrym, Jeremy Sisto

    Premiered2018

    Genres (Tv)Procedural drama

    F.B.I. (CBS, 2018) is an American drama television series created by Dick Wolf. The inner... more on WikipediaWatch buy button
  • SWAT10
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    SWAT

    Shemar Moore, Stephanie Sigman

    Premiered2017

    Genres (Tv)Drama

    S.W.A.T. (CBS, 2017) is an American drama series based on the 1975 series of the same name.... more on WikipediaWatch buy button

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  • Young Sheldon11
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    Young Sheldon

    Iain Armitage, Zoe Perry

    Premiered2017

    Genres (Tv)Sitcom

    Young Sheldon (CBS, 2017) is an American sitcom created by Chuck Lorre and Steven Molaro, a... more on WikipediaWatch buy button

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  • Let’s Make A Deal12
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    Let’s Make A Deal

    Wayne Brady

    Premiered2009

    Genres (Tv)Game show

    Let's Make a Deal (CBS, 2009) is a television game show created by Stefan Hatos and Monty... more on WikipediaWatch buy button
  • Magnum, P.I.13
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    Magnum, P.I.

    Jay Hernandez, Perdita Weeks

    Premiered2018

    Genres (Tv)Crime drama

    Magnum, P.I. (CBS, 2018) is an American crime drama series, and a remake of the 1980 series.... more on WikipediaWatch buy button
  • FBI: Most Wanted14
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    FBI: Most Wanted

    Julian McMahon, Alana de la Garza

    Premiered2020

    Genres (Tv)Crime drama, Drama

    FBI: Most Wanted (CBS, 2020) is an American crime drama television series created by Dick Wolf... more on WikipediaWatch buy button
  • The Late Late Show with James Corden15
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    The Late Late Show with James Corden

    James Corden, Reggie Watts

    Premiered2015

    Genres (Tv)Comedy, Talk-Show

    The Late Late Show with James Corden (CBS, 2015) is an American late-night talk show hosted by... more on WikipediaWatch buy button

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  • All Rise16
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    All Rise

    Simone Missick, Wilson Bethel

    Premiered2019

    Genres (Tv)Legal drama, Drama

    All Rise (CBS, 2019) is an American drama television series. Newly appointed Judge Lola... more on WikipediaWatch buy button
  • The Amazing Race17
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    The Amazing Race

    Phil Keoghan

    Premiered2001

    Genres (Tv)Reality television

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    The Amazing Race (CBS, 2001) is a reality competition tv show created by Elise Doganieri and... more on WikipediaWatch buy button

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  • Star Trek: Discovery18
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    Star Trek: Discovery

    Sonequa Martin-Green, Doug Jones

    Premiered2017

    Genres (Tv)Science Fiction

    Star Trek: Discovery (CBS All Access, 2017) is the first Star Trek series since Star Trek:... more on WikipediaWatch buy button

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  • The Neighborhood19
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    The Neighborhood

    Max Greenfield, Cedric the Entertainer

    Premiered2018

    Genres (Tv)Comedy

    The Neighborhood (CBS, 2018) is an American comedy television series created by Jim Reynolds.... more on WikipediaWatch buy button

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  • The Unicorn20
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    The Unicorn

    Walton Goggins, Rob Corddry

    Premiered2019

    Genres (Tv)Sitcom

    The Unicorn (CBS, 2019) is an American sitcom television series created by Bill Martin, Mike... more on WikipediaWatch buy button

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  • NFL on CBS21
    The NFL on CBS is the branding used for broadcasts of National Football League games that are... more on WikipediaWatch buy button
  • 60 Minutes22
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    60 Minutes

    Andrew Rooney, Lesley Stahl

    Premiered1968

    Genres (Tv)News, News program

    60 Minutes is an American newsmagazine television program that is broadcast on the CBS... more on WikipediaWatch buy button

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  • The Late Show with Stephen Colbert23
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    The Late Show with Stephen Colbert

    Stephen Colbert, Jonathan Batiste

    Premiered2015

    Genres (Tv)Comedy, Talk-Show

    The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (CBS, 2015) is an American late-night talk show hosted by... more on WikipediaWatch buy button
  • Manhunt24
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    Manhunt

    Sam Worthington, Paul Bettany

    Premiered2017

    Genres (Tv)Drama

    Manhunt (Spectrum, 2017) is an American drama miniseries created by Andrew Sodroski. The... more on WikipediaWatch buy button

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  • Blood & Treasure25
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    Blood & Treasure

    Katia Winter, Michael James Shaw

    Premiered2019

    Genres (Tv)Action, Adventure

    Blood & Treasure (CBS, 2019) is an action-adventure television series created by Matt Federman... more on WikipediaWatch buy button

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