teen TV The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015  

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With so many great TV series currently airing, we're ranking the best teen TV shows since 2015. Our list of the highest rated teen shows of the past three years is ranked by viewers from everywhere, so make sure you vote up the best new teen series on television. What is the best new teen show? 

Featuring new CW shows, Hulu originals, critically acclaimed miniseries, and more, the best recent teen dramas include Red Oaks, Riverdale, Dear White People, and Scream Queens. Netflix's original series 13 Reasons Why and Atypical are both considered as must watch shows for teens in 2017. 

Vote up the best new teen shows and feel free to add any new teen series missing from the list. 

 

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Riverdale is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
Riverdale KJ Apa, Lili Reinhart, Camila Mendes Riverdale (The CW, 2017) is an American teen drama television series developed by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, based on the characters of Archie Comics. The series follows Archie Andrews' (KJ Apa) ...more

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Stranger Things is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
Nini Chichua added Stranger Things Winona Ryder, David Harbour, Finn Wolfhard Stranger Things (Netflix, 2016) is an American science fiction-horror web television series created by The Duffer Brothers. When a young boy (Noah Schnapp) disappears, his mother (Winona Ryder), ...more

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Pretty Little Liars is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
1519691381461 added Pretty Little Liars Troian Bellisario, Ashley Benson, Lucy Hale Pretty Little Liars is an American teen drama mystery–thriller television series loosely based on the popular book series of the same title, written by Sara Shepard. The show premiered on June ...more

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Teen Wolf is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
clorrain1 added Teen Wolf Tyler Posey, Dylan O'Brien, Holland Roden Teen Wolf is an American television series developed by Jeff Davis for MTV. It is loosely based on the 1985 film of the same name, and stars Tyler Posey as a teenager named Scott, who is bitten ...more

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13 Reasons Why is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
13 Reasons Why Dylan Minnette, Katherine Langford, Kate Walsh 13 Reasons Why (Netflix, 2017) is an American television series based on the 2007 novel Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher and adapted by Brian Yorkey. Told through a series of flashbacks, the ...more

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The Flash is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
Cowguy added The Flash Grant Gustin, Candice Patton, Danielle Panabaker The Flash (The CW, 2014) is an American superhero television series developed by Greg Berlanti, Andrew Kreisberg, and Geoff Johns, based on the DC Comics character. Crime scene investigator ...more

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The 100 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
KT16 added The 100 Eliza Taylor, Paige Turco, Thomas McDonell The 100 (The CW, 2014) is an American post-apocalyptic science fiction drama television series developed by Jason Rothenberg, loosely based on the book by Kass Morgan. 97 years after a nuclear ...more

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The End of the F***ing World is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
The End of the F***ing World Alex Lawther, Jessica Barden, Gemma Whelan The End of the F***ing World (Netflix, 2018) is an eight-part British absurdist dark comedy-drama television series, based on the comic series by Charles S. Forsman. 17-year-old James (Alex ...more

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Once Upon a Time is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
1519691381461 added 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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Arrow is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
1519691381461 added Arrow Stephen Amell, Katie Cassidy, Colin Donnell Arrow (The CW, 2012) is an American superhero television series developed by Greg Berlanti, Marc Guggenheim, and Andrew Kreisberg, based on the DC Comics character. Five years after being ...more

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Shadowhunters is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
Shadowhunters Katherine McNamara, Dominic Sherwood, Alberto Rosende Shadowhunters (Freeform, 2016) is an American fantasy television series based on The Mortal Instruments by Cassandra Clare. Clary Fray (Katherine McNamara) has just enrolled at Brooklyn Academy ...more

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Glee is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
broadwayabby added Glee Lea Michele, Jane Lynch, Matthew Morrison Glee is an American musical comedy-drama television series that aired on the Fox network in the United States from May 19, 2009, to March 20, 2015. It focuses on the fictitious William McKinley ...more

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Supergirl is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
1519691381461 added Supergirl Melissa Benoist, Mehcad Brooks, Chyler Leigh Supergirl (The CW, 2015) is an American superhero action-adventure television series developed by Ali Adler, Greg Berlanti, and Andrew Kreisberg, based on the DC Comics character. The adventures ...more

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Lucifer is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
Nini Chichua added Lucifer Tom Ellis, Lauren German, Kevin Alejandro Lucifer (Fox, 2016) is an American fantasy police procedural comedy-drama television series. It features a character created by Neil Gaiman, Sam Kieth, and Mike Dringenberg taken from the comic ...more

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Girl Meets World is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
sophieluvsgmw added Girl Meets World Rowan Blanchard, Sabrina Carpenter, Ben Savage A decade after "Boy Meets World," Cory and Topanga Matthews are married and have two children. The younger child, a daughter named Riley, faces life lessons through her family, ...more

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Jane the Virgin is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
SarahSlayz added Jane the Virgin Gina Rodriguez, Andrea Navedo, Yael Grobglas Jane the Virgin (The CW, 2014) is an American satirical romantic comedy-drama telenovela developed by Jennie Snyder Urman. A working, religious young Latina virgin (Gina Rodriguez) becomes ...more

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Rick and Morty is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
Nini Chichua added Rick and Morty Justin Roiland, Chris Parnell, Spencer Grammer Rick and Morty (Adult Swim, 2013) is an American adult animated science-fiction sitcom created by Justin Roiland and Dan Harmon. Cynical mad scientist Rick Sanchez and his fretful, easily ...more

The Best Comedy TV Shows Since 2015

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Reign is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
Nini Chichua added Reign Adelaide Kane, Megan Follows, Torrance Coombs Reign is an American historical fantasy television series following the early years of Mary, Queen of Scots living in France. The series, created by Stephanie SenGupta and Laurie McCarthy, airs ...more

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H2O: Just Add Water is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
Nini Chichua added H2O: Just Add Water Cariba Heine, Phoebe Tonkin, Angus McLaren H₂O: Just Add Water, also known as H₂O, is an Australian dramatic fantasy television programme for children and teenagers created by Jonathan M. Shiff. It first screened on Australia's Network ...more

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Scream Queens is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
Scream Queens Emma Roberts, Skyler Samuels, Lea Michele Scream Queens (Fox, 2015) is an American comedy horror television series created by Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk, and Ian Brennan. The semi-anthology series centers on characters being terrorized ...more

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Runaways is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
sourberry added Runaways Rhenzy Feliz, Lyrica Okano, Virginia Gardner Marvel's Runaways (Hulu, 2017) is an American web television series created by Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage. Six teenagers from different backgrounds unite against a common enemy — their ...more

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K.C. Undercover is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
K.C. Undercover Zendaya, Veronica Dunne, Kamil McFadden K.C. Undercover (Disney Channel, 2015) is an American comedy television series created by Corinne Marshall. A high school math genius (Zendaya) gets recruited by her parents after she finds out ...more

The Best Reality TV Shows Since 2015

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Scream is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
Scream Willa Fitzgerald, Bex Taylor-Klaus, John Karna Scream (MTV, 2015) is an American anthology slasher television series developed by Jill Blotevogel, Dan Dworkin and Jay Beattie, based on the film series. After a cyber-bullying incident serves ...more

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A Series of Unfortunate Events is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
starraven added A Series of Unfortunate Events Neil Patrick Harris, Patrick Warburton, Malina Weissman A Series of Unfortunate Events (2017, Netflix) is a black comedy-drama TV series based on the children's novel series of the same name by Lemony Snicket (author Daniel Handler). When a ...more

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The Shannara Chronicles is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
The Shannara Chronicles Austin Butler, Poppy Drayton, Ivana Baquero The Shannara Chronicles (MTV, 2016) is an American fantasy drama television series adapted from the fantasy novels by Terry Brooks, primarily The Elfstones of Shannara. As the series opens, ...more

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Famous in Love is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
Famous in Love Bella Thorne, Carter Jenkins, Keith Powers Famous in Love (Freeform, 2017) is an American drama television series based on the book with the same name, written by Rebecca Serle. Paige Townsen (Bella Thorne), an ordinary college student, ...more

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Degrassi: Next Class is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
Degrassi: Next Class Ana Golja, Ricardo Hoyos, Stefan Brogren Degrassi: Next Class is a 2016 Canadian teen drama television series set in the Degrassi Universe, the fifth series in the Degrassi franchise. Like its predecessors, the series follows an ...more

The Worst TV Series Finales Ever

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Atypical is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
Atypical Jennifer Jason Leigh, Keir Gilchrist, Brigette Lundy-Paine Atypical (Netflix, 2017) is a coming-of-age dark comedy television series created and written by Robia Rashid. Sam (Keir Gilchrist), an 18-year-old on the autism spectrum, looks for a ...more

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Greenhouse Academy is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
Greenhouse Academy Ariel Mortman, Finn Roberts, Chris O’Neal Greenhouse Academy (Netflix, 2017) is a tween drama television series, based on the Israeli television series, adapted by Giora Chamizer and Paula Yoo. At an elite Southern California boarding ...more

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Alexa & Katie is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
jinkieszoinks added Alexa & Katie Paris Berelc, Isabel May, Tiffani Thiessen Alexa & Katie (Netflix, 2018) is an American television sitcom created by Heather Wordham. Eagerly anticipating the start of their freshman year of high school, lifelong best friends Alexa ...more

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Lab Rats: Elite Force is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
Lab Rats: Elite Force William Brent, Bradley Steven Perry, Jake Short Lab Rats: Elite Force is an American sitcom created by Chris Peterson and Bryan Moore that premiered on Disney XD on March 2, 2016. The series is a combined spinoff of Lab Rats and Mighty Med. ...more

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iZombie is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
jinkieszoinks added iZombie Rose McIver, Malcolm Goodwin, Rahul Kohli iZombie (The CW, 2015) is an American television series developed by Rob Thomas and Diane Ruggiero-Wright, loosely based on the comic books by Chris Roberson and Michael Allred. A medical ...more

The Best Current TV Shows About School

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Andi Mack is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
Andi Mack Peyton Elizabeth Lee, Joshua Rush, Sofia Wylie Andi Mack is an American comedy-drama series that premiered on Disney Channel on April 7, 2017. Andi Mack is turning 13 when her older sister Bex returns home. Andi works through her teenage ...more

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Stuck in the Middle is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
Stuck in the Middle Jenna Ortega, Ronni Hawk, Isaak Presley Stuck in the Middle (Disney Channel, 2016) is an American comedy television series developed by Alison Brown and Linda Videtti Figueiredo. In the fictional town of Marshport, Harley Diaz (Jenna ...more

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Dear White People is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
Dear White People Logan Browning, Brandon P. Bell, DeRon Horton Dear White People (2017, Netflix) is an American satirical comedy-drama television series based on Justin Simien's 2014 film of the same name. It follows a group of students of color at a ...more

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Blindspot is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
1519691381461 added Blindspot Sullivan Stapleton, Jaimie Alexander, Rob Brown Blindspot (NBC, 2015) is an American crime drama television series created by Martin Gero. When a mysterious tattooed woman (Jaimie Alexander) is found naked inside a travel bag with no ...more

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Awkward. is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
Brittany Soulet added Awkward. Ashley Rickards, Beau Mirchoff, Jillian Rose Reed Awkward is an American teen comedy series created by Lauren Iungerich for MTV. The show's central character is Jenna Hamilton, a Palos Verdes, California, teenager who struggles with her ...more

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Bella and the Bulldogs is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
Bella and the Bulldogs Brec Bassinger, Coy Stewart, Jackie Radinsky

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Star is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
Star Jude Demorest, Ryan Destiny, Brittany O'Grady Star (Fox, 2016) is an American musical drama television series created by Lee Daniels and Tom Donaghy. It revolves around three talented young singers (Jude Demorest, Ryan Destiny, and Brittany ...more

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Best Friends Whenever is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
Best Friends Whenever Landry Bender, Lauren Taylor, Gus Kamp

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Freakish is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
Freakish Leo Howard, Liza Koshy, Adam Hicks Freakish (Hulu, 2016) is an American television horror series created by Beth Szymkowski. Featuring several high-profile social media stars and celebrities, the series focuses on a group of ...more

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Heartland is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
Marnie added Heartland Morena Baccarin, Dabney Coleman, Melinda Dillon Heartland is a Canadian family drama television series which debuted on CBC on October 14, 2007. The series is based on the Heartland book series by Lauren Brooke. The TV series changes the ...more

The Best New Shows That Have Premiered Since 2015

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Project MC² is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
Project Mc2 Mika Abdalla, Ysa Penarejo, Victoria Vida

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Dragon Ball Super is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
HollywoodGod added Dragon Ball Super Masako Nozawa, Kôichi Yamadera, Hiromi Tsuru

Sequel to Dragonball Z and takes place right after the Buu Saga, after over a decade from the prequel Super is the next step in the Dragon Ball universe.

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American Vandal is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
American Vandal Tyler Alvarez, Griffin Gluck, Jimmy Tatro American Vandal (Netflix, 2017) is a true crime satire mockumentary series. When senior class clown Dylan Maxwell (Jimmy Tatro) is accused of vandalism and expelled from school, sophomore Peter ...more

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WITS Academy is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
WITS Academy Daniela Nieves, Jailen Bates, Ryan Cargill

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Recovery Road is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
Recovery Road Jessica Sula, Sebastian de Souza, Alexis Carra Recovery Road is an American teen drama television series based on the 2011 young adult novel of the same name by Blake Nelson.

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Bizaardvark is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
Bizaardvark Madison Hu, Olivia Rodrigo, Jake Paul Bizaardvark is an American sitcom created by Kyle Stegina and Josh Lehrman that premiered on Disney Channel on June 24, 2016. The series follows Frankie and Paige, two teenage best friends who ...more

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The Get Down is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
The Get Down Justice Smith, Shameik Moore, Jaden Smith The Get Down (Netflix, 2016) is a musical drama television series set in the South Bronx in the late 1970s. The show's title refers to parts of disco and R&B records that could be repeated ...more

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I Am Frankie is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Teen TV Shows Since 2015
I Am Frankie Alex Hook, Uriel Baldesco, Armani Barrett I Am Frankie (Nickelodeon, 2017) is an American drama television series created by Marcela Citterio. Frankie Gaines (Alex Hook), an android, pretends to be a regular high school student, while ...more