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List Rules Scripted TV series that have premiered during 2015

This list of the best new shows of 2015 ranks all of 2015's new scripted series and gives television fans a place to voice their opinions about the latest Better Call Saul plot twists and what is even going on with Backstrom. Which new TV shows are you enjoying? The 2015 TV season is well underway with some of the best 2015 TV shows already airing.

From critically lauded series like Better Call Saul, 12 Monkeys, and Agent Carter, we've gathered the best new 2015 shows for you to rank. What do you think of surprise hits like Fresh off the Boat and EmpireDid you want to slap The Slap? How is Larry Wilmore doing in Stephen Colbert's old time slot?

Upvote the TV shows you think are the 2015 best TV shows and downvote the ones you don't think are that good and will probably end up on the list of 2015 cancelled shows. Keep checking back throughout the 2015 TV season as we'll be updating this list with new series as they premiere on TV and through streaming devices like Netflix, Amazon, and Hulu!

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Daredevil is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
Jules_WinnfieId added Daredevil Charlie Cox, Deborah Ann Woll, Elden Henson Daredevil (Netflix, 2015) is an American web television series created for Netflix by Drew Goddard, based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name. Blind lawyer Matt Murdock (Charlie Cox) ...more

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Better Call Saul is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
Better Call Saul Bob Odenkirk, Jonathan Banks, Rhea Seehorn Spin-off of the hit series Breaking Bad. Better Call Saul (A&E, 2015) is an American television crime drama series created by Vince Gilligan and Peter Gould, and a spinoff prequel of Breaking Bad. The trials and tribulations of ...more

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Jessica Jones is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
Jessica Jones Krysten Ritter, Mike Colter, Rachael Taylor Jessica Jones (Netflix, 2015) is an American web television series created by Melissa Rosenberg, based on the Marvel Comics character. Following the tragic end of her brief superhero career, ...more

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Mr. Robot is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
Mr. Robot Rami Malek, Carly Chaikin, Portia Doubleday Mr. Robot (USA Network, 2015) is an American drama–thriller television series created by Sam Esmail. Elliot (Rami Malek), a cybersecurity engineer and hacker who suffers from social anxiety ...more

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Agent Carter is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
Agent Carter Hayley Atwell, James D'Arcy, Enver Gjokaj Spin-off of Marvel's first Captain America movie. 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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Sense8 is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
david-jay added Sense8 Aml Ameen, Doona Bae, Jamie Clayton Sense8 (Netflix, 2015) is an American science fiction drama web television series created by Lana and Lilly Wachowski and J. Michael Straczynski. A group of people around the world are suddenly ...more

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The Flash is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
Georges Munga 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 Last Man on Earth is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
LanaYoshii added Last Man On Earth Will Forte, Kristen Schaal The Last Man on Earth is an American post-apocalyptic comedy television series created by and starring Will Forte. The series premiered on the American broadcast network Fox on March 1, 2015. ...more

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Supergirl is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
heather-mcconnell 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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Limitless is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
heather-mcconnell added Limitless Jake McDorman, Jennifer Carpenter, Hill Harper Limitless (CBS, 2015) is an American comedy-drama television series developed by Craig Sweeny, based on the 2011 film. Brian Finch (Jake McDorman), a 28-year-old burnout and struggling musician, ...more

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Fresh Off the Boat is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
Fresh off the Boat Constance Wu, Randall Park, Hudson Yang Sitcom loosely based on the life of chef Eddie Chang. Fresh Off the Boat is a comedy series starring Randall Park, Constance Wu, Ian Chen, Hudson Yang, and Forrest Wheeler that is inspired by the life of chef and food personality Eddie Huang and ...more

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iZombie is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
iZombie Rose McIver, Malcolm Goodwin, Rahul Kohli A medical student uses her perks of being a zombie to help the police. 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

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Empire is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
Empire Terrence Howard, Taraji P. Henson, Bryshere Y. Gray Musical family drama set in a hip hop world starring Terrence Howard and Tajari P. Henson. Empire (Fox, 2015) is an American musical drama television series created by Lee Daniels and Danny Strong. The life of hip hop mogul, former drug dealer, and CEO of Empire Entertainment Lucious ...more

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12 Monkeys is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
12 Monkeys Aaron Stanford, Amanda Schull, Kirk Acevedo TV adaptation of the 1995 movie of the same name. 12 Monkeys (SyFy, 2015) is an American television series on Syfy created by Terry Matalas and Travis Fickett, and loosely based on the 1995 film. In the year 2043, scavenger James Cole (Aaron ...more

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Narcos is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
Narcos Pedro Pascal, Wagner Moura, Boyd Holbrook Narcos (Netflix, 2015) is an American crime drama web-television series created by Chris Brancato, Carlo Bernard, and Doug Miro. A chronicled look at the criminal exploits of Colombian drug lord ...more

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Blindspot is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
Jim Marshall 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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Bloodline is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
Bloodline Kyle Chandler, Ben Mendelsohn, Linda Cardellini Netflix drama about a family of adult siblings whose secrets and scars are revealed when their brother returns home. Bloodline (Netflix, 2015) is an American thriller–drama web television series created by Todd A. Kessler, Glenn Kessler, and Daniel Zelman. A family of adult siblings find that their past ...more

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Ash vs Evil Dead is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
WarrenMitchell added Ash Vs. Evil Dead Bruce Campbell, Ray Santiago, Dana DeLorenzo Ash vs Evil Dead (Starz, 2015) is an American comedy horror television series developed by Sam Raimi, Ivan Raimi, and Tom Spezialy, and a sequel to the Evll Dead trilogy. Thirty years after ...more

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Dark Matter is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
evilgrin32 added Dark Matter Marc Bendavid, Melissa O'Neil, Anthony Lemke A group of six people with no memory of who they are and where they came from wake up on a starship. Naming themselves "One" through "Six" in order of their awakening, they stabilize their vessel and begin trying to figure out what happened to them. Dark Matter (Syfy, 2015) is a Canadian science fiction series created by Joseph Mallozzi and Paul Mullie, based on their comic book. Onboard a starship called the Raza, six people awaken in ...more

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Backstrom is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
Backstrom Rainn Wilson, Genevieve Angelson, Kristoffer Polaha Crime comedy based on the books of Swedish author Leif G.W. Persson. Backstrom is an American crime comedy-drama television series developed by Hart Hanson based on the Swedish book series by Leif G. W. Persson. The series is set in Portland, Oregon and filmed in ...more

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Quantico is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
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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Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Ellie Kemper, Tituss Burgess, Jane Krakowski Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt is an American sitcom created by Tina Fey and Robert Carlock and starring Ellie Kemper that has streamed on Netflix since March 6, 2015. Originally set for a 13-episode ...more

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Ballers is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
DorinFlavius added Ballers Dwayne Johnson, Rob Corddry, John David Washington Ballers (HBO, 2015) is an American comedy-drama television series created by Stephen Levinson. Former football superstar Spencer Strasmore (Dwayne Johnson) tries to find success as a financial ...more

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Scream Queens is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
or-pinko added Scream Queens Emma Roberts, Jamie Lee Curtis, Billie Lourd 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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Humans is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
heather-mcconnell added Humans Manpreet Bachu, Emily Berrington, Ruth Bradley Humans (AMC, 2015) is a science fiction television series created by Sam Vincent and Jonathan Brackley. In a parallel present where the latest must-have gadget for any busy family is a 'Synth' - ...more

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Battle Creek is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
LanaYoshii added Battle Creek Josh Duhamel, Dean Winters, Janet McTeer Battle Creek (CBS, 2015) is an American comedy-drama television series created by David Shore and Vince Gilligan. Special Agent Milt (Josh Duhamel) and Detective Russ (Dean Winters) are two ...more

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Shadowhunters is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
Robert Pinolehto added 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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The Man in the High Castle is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
alexlips99 added The Man in the High Castle Alexa Davalos, Rupert Evans, Luke Kleintank The Man in the High Castle (Amazon Video, 2015) is an American dystopian alternative history television series created by Frank Spotnitz, based on the novel by Philip K. Dick. In an alternative ...more

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Aquarius is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
Aquarius David Duchovny, Grey Damon, Chance Kelly Aquarius is an upcoming American drama television series starring David Duchovny. The 13-episode "event series" is slated to premiere on NBC on May 28, 2015, during the 2014–15

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American Crime is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
American Crime Felicity Huffman, Timothy Hutton, Elvis Nolasco Racial motives change the lives of participants in a trial. Stars Timothy Hutton and Felicity Huffman. 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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Secrets & Lies is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
LanaYoshii added Secrets & Lies Ryan Phillippe, Juliette Lewis, Robert Fortunato 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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Heroes Reborn is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
Georges Munga added Heroes Reborn Jack Coleman, Zachary Levi, Robbie Kay Heroes Reborn is a 2015 TV series.

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Master of None is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
Hunterlogan added Master of None Aziz Ansari, Noël Wells, Eric Wareheim Master of None (Netflix, 2015) is an American comedy-drama web television series created by Aziz Ansari and Alan Yang. The personal and professional life of Dev (Aziz Ansari), a 30-year-old ...more

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CSI: Cyber is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
CSI: Cyber Shad Moss, Hayley Kiyoko, Patricia Arquette Latest spin-off from the CSI franchise stars Patricia Arquette. CSI: Cyber is an American police procedural drama television series that premiered on March 4, 2015, on CBS during the 2014–15 network television schedule. The series is the third direct ...more

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The Muppets is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
popoverfroggy added The Muppets Bill Barretta, Dave Goelz, Eric Jacobson

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Beauty and the Beast is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
Georges Munga added Beauty and the Beast Kristin Kreuk, Jay Ryan, Nina Lisandrello Beauty & the Beast is an American television series, very loosely inspired by the 1987 CBS series of the same name, created by Sherri Cooper-Landsman and Jennifer Levin that premiered ...more

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The Grinder is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
Kscura added The Grinder Rob Lowe, Fred Savage, Mary Elizabeth Ellis The Grinder (Fox, 2015) is an American single-camera legal comedy television series created by Jarrad Paul and Andrew Mogel. After his long-running TV series ends, actor Dean Sanderson, Jr. (Rob ...more

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Eye Candy is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
Eye Candy Victoria Justice, Casey Jon Deidrick, Harvey Guillen Victoria Justice stars as a New York woman suspects one of her online dates is a serial killer.

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The Returned is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
The Returned Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Mark Pellegrino, Michelle Forbes A small town is turned upside down when several local people presumed dead suddenly reappear. The Returned is an American supernatural drama television series developed by Carlton Cuse as an adaptation of the French series Les Revenants, which was broadcast internationally with the title ...more

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The Last Kingdom is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
ghostdragon added The Last Kingdom Alexander Dreymon, David Dawson, Tobias Santelmann The Last Kingdom (BBC America, 2015) is a British historical fiction television series based on Bernard Cornwell's The Saxon Stories series of novels. In 872 England, an unlikely hero (Alexander ...more

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The Odd Couple is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
The Odd Couple Matthew Perry, Thomas Lennon, Lindsay Sloane Re-hash of the classic Neil Simon play starring Matthew Perry. The Odd Couple is an American multi-camera television sitcom that premiered on February 19, 2015, on CBS. It is the sixth screen production based on the 1965 play written by Neil Simon, preceded ...more

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Code Black is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
Grogstock added Code Black Marcia Gay Harden, Raza Jaffrey, Bonnie Somerville Code Black (CBS, 2015) is an American medical drama television series created by Michael Seitzman. The show centers on the fictional Angels Memorial Hospital, where four first-year residents and ...more

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The Royals is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
The Royals Elizabeth Hurley, William Moseley, Alexandra Park Drama centered on a fictional British Royal family set in modern day London. The Royals (E!, 2015) is an American drama television series created by Mark Schwahn. Helena (Elizabeth Hurley) is the matriarch of a fictional contemporary British royal family who must ...more

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Younger is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
Younger Sutton Foster, Debi Mazar, Miriam Shor Mistaken for younger than she really is, a single mother decides to reboot her career and her love life as a 26 year old. Younger is an American television comedy-drama series based on the Pamela Redmond Satran novel of the same name. The series stars Sutton Foster as the lead character, with Hilary Duff, Debi ...more

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The Messengers is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
The Messengers Shantel VanSanten, Sofia Black D'Elia, Diogo Morgado The Messengers is an upcoming American television series that is expected to air on The CW during the 2014–15 season. The series was officially picked up on May 8, 2014. The Messengers was ...more

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Stitchers is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
Robert Pinolehto added Stitchers Emma Ishta, Allison Scagliotti, Damon Dayoub

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Galavant is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
Galavant Joshua Sasse, Timothy Omundson, Vinnie Jones Fairy tale-themed musical comedy about a prince's quest for revenge over the king who stole his one true love. Galavant is an American fairy tale-themed musical comedy television series that was created, written, and executive produced by Dan Fogelman with executive producers Alan Menken, Glenn Slater, ...more

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Crazy Ex-Girlfriend is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
BarbaraSchleicher added Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Rachel Bloom, Vincent Rodriguez III, Santino Fontana Crazy Ex-Girlfriend (The CW, 2015) is an American romantic musical comedy-drama television series created by Rachel Bloom and Aline Brosh McKenna. After bumping into her first love, a New York ...more

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DIG is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
Dig Jason Isaacs, Anne Heche, Ori Pfeffer An FBI agent stationed in Jerusalem uncovers a 2,000 year old conspiracy. Dig is an American mystery/action-thriller television series that premiered on USA Network on March 5, 2015. Created by Gideon Raff and Tim Kring, it stars Jason Isaacs as FBI Agent Peter ...more

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Zoo is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best New TV Series of 2015
Tracy Muscatello added Zoo James Wolk, Kristen Connolly, Nonso Anozie Zoo is a 2008 TV series.