The Best TV Shows Set In Las Vegas

List Rules
Vote up the best scripted television shows that take place in and around Las Vegas.

If you love the possibility of wild times and weird moments then you must be feeling lucky because Las Vegas a very popular setting for a television series. It's not just that it's considered the place you go to do a bunch of things you will remember forever and talk about never - but Las Vegas Valley’s expansive reach includes endless possible unique locations to tell a tale. If you're from Las Vegas and are missing home or are curious about how this bustling city of commerce and impulse is portrayed on-screen, this list of the best shows set in Las Vegas can be your tour guide.

Vegas as a setting is almost a trope in and of itself. Las Vegas TV series, from dramas and sitcoms to procedurals, all seem to be obligated to have at least one token casino scene a season – but even underneath the glitz, they can accurately and interestingly depict the unique buildings, neighborhoods, and cultures that define Las Vegas. Shows like CSI: Crime Scene Investigation expand their view beyond the city itself, often delving into the harsh desert that surrounds the bustle. Other series, like GLOW and LA to Vegas, tell the stories of folks trying to make a living in and around a place that often feels built on artifice.

Which shows about Las Vegas should be at the top of the list? Vote up the best TV shows set in the Las Vegas area, then vote down the shows that don't deserve to be set in such a great place and add any great Las Vegas shows that are missing.

  • Las Vegas
    Josh Duhamel, James Caan, James Lesure
    • Premiered: 2003
    • Genres: Crime Fiction, Action/Adventure, Drama, Thriller, Adventure film
  • CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
    Ted Danson, Elisabeth Shue, George Eads
    • Premiered: October 6, 2000
    • Genres: Action,Crime,Drama,Mystery,Thriller
  • LA to Vegas
    Dylan McDermott, Kim Matula, Ed Weeks
    • Premiered: January 2, 2018
    • Genres: Comedy
  • GLOW (Season 3)
    Alison Brie, Betty Gilpin, Marc Maron
    • Premiered: June 23, 2017
    • Genres: Comedy,Drama,Sport
  • Tilt
    Michael Madsen, Eddie Cibrian, Chris Bauer
    • Premiered: 2005
    • Genres: Drama
  • Vega$
    Robert Urich, Phyllis Davis, Greg Morris
    • Premiered: 1978
    • Genres: Crime Fiction, Police procedural, Drama
  • Lucky
    Craig Robinson, John Corbett, Dan Hedaya
    • Premiered: 2003
    • Genres: Black comedy
  • Crime Story
    Dennis Farina, Anthony John Denison, John Santucci
    • Premiered: September 18, 1986
    • Genres: Crime,Drama,Mystery
  • Buddy Faro
    Dennis Farina, Charles Robinson, Frank Whaley
    • Premiered: 1998
  • The Strip
    Stacey Dash, Sean Patrick Flanery, Alexis Arquette
    • Premiered: 1999
    • Genres: Drama, Action
  • The Tortellis
    Dan Hedaya, Mandy Ingber, Jean Kasem
    • Premiered: 1987
    • Genres: Sitcom, Comedy
  • Father of the Pride
    John Goodman, Carl Reiner, Danielle Harris
    • Premiered: 2004
    • Genres: Animation, Sitcom, Satire, Animated cartoon, Comedy
  • Hearts Are Wild
    Jon Polito, Catherine Mary Stewart, David Beecroft
    • Premiered: 1992
  • Blansky's Beauties
    Scott Baio, Pat Morita, Nancy Walker
    • Premiered: 1977
    • Genres: Sitcom
  • The Watcher
    Sir Mix-a-Lot, Bobbie Phillips
    • Premiered: 1995
    • Genres: Anthology, Anthology series
  • Nasty Boys
    Dennis Franz, Nia Peeples, Benjamin Bratt
    • Premiered: 1990
  • CSI: Vegas
    Paula Newsome, Matt Lauria, Mandeep Dhillon
    • Premiered: October 6, 2021
    • Genres: Action,Crime,Drama,Mystery,Thriller