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The Best Current NBC Shows

Updated October 1, 2020 10.3k votes 2.0k voters 25.3k views40 items

List RulesVote up your favorite NBC TV series that are currently airing new episodes

These are the best current NBC shows in 2020, ranked by user votes. There are some great shows currently airing new episodes on NBC that you should be watching. Some of the best current NBC shows are action-packed dramas and some other good current NBC series are laugh-out-loud comedies. The point is there is really something for everybody on NBC. What are the greatest current NBC TV shows? Vote up your favorites.

What shows appear near the top of this best current NBC shows list? This Is Us is a great NBC series that premiered in 2016 and is currently one of the network's highest rated programs. Saturday Night Live is another good show currently airing on NBC. Maybe you've heard of it.

Top pop stars, musicians and country singers decide who will be the next big thing on the exciting reality series The Voice. Other good shows that are featured on this top current NBC shows list include Days of Our Lives, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and The Blacklist.

Which good NBC show is currently your favorite? Give the best series a thumbs up!

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    This Is Us
    356
    454

    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 WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • 2
    The Blacklist
    381
    523

    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 WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • 3
    New Amsterdam
    192
    89

    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 WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • 4
    Manifest
    166
    90

    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 WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • 5
    Brooklyn Nine-Nine
    136
    81

    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 WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • 6
    Chicago Med
    117
    106

    Chicago Med

    Nick Gehlfuss, Yaya DaCosta

    Premiered2015

    Genres (Tv)Medical drama

    Chicago Med (NBC, 2015) is an American medical drama television series created by Dick Wolf... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • 7
    Dateline NBC
    70
    58

    Dateline NBC

    Lester Holt, Ann Curry

    Premiered1992

    Genres (Tv)News, News magazine

    Dateline NBC, or simply Dateline, is a weekly American television newsmagazine/reality legal... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • 8
    Chicago P.D.
    269
    429

    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 WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • 9
    Chicago Fire
    270
    433

    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 WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • 10
    Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist
    24
    12

    Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist

    Jane Levy, Skylar Astin

    Premiered2020

    Genres (Tv)Musical fantasy, Dramedy, Musical, Fantsasy, Comedy

    Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist (NBC, 2020) is an American musical fantasy dramedy television... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • 11
    NBC Sunday Night Football
    49
    55

    NBC Sunday Night Football

    Tony Dungy, Michele Tafoya

    Premiered2006

    Genres (Tv)Sports film

    NBC Sunday Night Football is a weekly television broadcast of National Football League games... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • 12
    Superstore
    79
    99

    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 WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • 13
    America's Got Talent: The Champions

    Premiered2019

    Genres (Tv)Reality

    America's Got Talent: The Champions (NBC, 2019) is a reality television series and a spinoff... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • 14
    Meet the Press
    40
    48

    Meet the Press

    David Gregory

    Premiered1947

    Genres (Tv)News, Public affairs

    Meet the Press is a weekly American television news/interview program that is broadcast on... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • 15
    Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
    227
    466

    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 WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • 16
    The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
    193
    336

    Premiered2014

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

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  • 17
    Football Night in America
    29
    41

    Football Night in America

    Keith Olbermann, Jerome Bettis

    Premiered2006

    Genres (Tv)Sports film

    Football Night in America is an American pre-game show that is broadcast on NBC, preceding its... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • 18
    NBC Nightly News
    26
    41

    NBC Nightly News

    Michael Douglas, Don Pardo

    Premiered1970

    Genres (Tv)News

    NBC Nightly News is the flagship daily evening television news program for NBC News, the news... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • 19
    Weekend Today
    27
    43

    Weekend Today

    Amy Robach

    Premiered1987

    Genres (Tv)Talk show, News, Live action, News program

    Weekend Today is the unofficial title of the Saturday and Sunday editions of Today, an... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • 20
    Saturday Night Live
    200
    463

    Saturday Night Live

    Kenan Thompson, Kate McKinnon

    Premiered1975

    Genres (Tv)Sketch comedy, Satire, Variety show, Sketch, Comedy

    Saturday Night Live (NBC, 1975), also known as SNL, is an American late-night live television... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • 21
    Early Today
    Early Today is an American early morning television news program that is broadcast on NBC. The... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • 22
    America's Got Talent
    154
    417

    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 WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • 23
    The Voice
    177
    420

    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 WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • 24
    Good Girls
    54
    101

    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 WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Transplant
    2
    1

    Transplant

    Kenny Wong, Hamza Haq

    Premiered2020

    Genres (Tv)Medical Drama, Drama

    Transplant (CTV/NBC, 2020) is a Canadian medical drama television series created by Joseph... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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