Best TV Shows The Best New TV Shows of 2013  

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List Rules Television shows that premiered between January 1 and December 31, 2013

The best new TV shows of 2013 include several dramas, a few comedies and a slew of original programming. Some of the shows listed here are midseason programs. Either they're replacing shows that were canceled in the fall of 2012, or they're entirely new shows that a network is adding to spice up programming. Either way, they're listed here. Which of these new 2013 TV shows is the best? That's up to you to decide with your votes.

Some of the 2013 TV shows listed here have already premiered, including the CW's 'The Carrie Diaries' and NBC's comedy '1600 Penn.' Did you like the shows? Hate them? This is your chance to sound off about what you thought, via an up or down vote for each TV show.

Some of the most highly anticipated 2013 shows include FOX's new drama 'The Following,' starring Kevin Bacon as an FBI agent who tries to track down a serial killer. FX has another promising drama making a debut in 2013, 'The Americans,' starring Keri Russell as a suburban housewife who is actually a Russian sleeper spy. NBC debuts 'Hannibal' in 2013, starring Hugh Dancey as an FBI profiler who teams up with Hannibal Lecter to hunt a serial killer. Sound intriguing?

Also, if comedy TV is your thing, ABC has a couple of 2013 sitcoms debuting: 'How to Live With Your Parents (For the Rest of Your Life)' and 'The Family Tools.' FOX also has a midseason show, 'The Goodwin Games,' on tap.

As these new 2013 TV shows make their respective debuts, be sure to vote for or against them, and of course, add any great shows that might be missing.
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The Blacklist is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
zanderpm added James Spader, Megan Boone, Diego Klattenhoff

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Mike Vogel, Rachelle Lefevre, Alexander Koch

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552 377
Hannibal is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
Hugh Dancy, Mads Mikkelsen, Caroline Dhavernas

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Videoport Jones added Travis Fimmel, Katheryn Winnick, Clive Standen

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Kevin Bacon, James Purefoy, Shawn Ashmore

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488 370
The Americans is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
Keri Russell, Matthew Rhys, Maximiliano Hernández

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294 245
Orange Is the New Black is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
jadeske added Taylor Schilling, Danielle Brooks, Taryn Manning

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32 36
Sleepy Hollow is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
KhandeceGreen added Tom Mison, Nicole Beharie, Lyndie Greenwood

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239 149
House of Cards is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
LanaYoshii added Kevin Spacey, Michel Gill, Robin Wright

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214 239
Almost Human is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
wiabux added Karl Urban, Michael Ealy, Minka Kelly

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177 209
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
josh8 added Clark Gregg, Ming-Na Wen, Brett Dalton

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Vera Farmiga, Freddie Highmore, Max Thieriot

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284 315
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naphtali added Antony Starr, Ivana Milicevic, Ulrich Thomsen

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169 120
Beauty and the Beast is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
Kristin Kreuk, Jay Ryan, Nina Lisandrello

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101 54
Arrow is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
Stephen Amell, Katie Cassidy, Colin Donnell

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180 292
Da Vinci's Demons is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
wiabux added Tom Riley, Gregg Chillin, Eros Vlahos

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Grant Bowler, Stephanie Leonidas, Julie Benz

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184 308
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Videoport Jones added Keith David, Roma Downey, Diogo Morgado

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119 259
Masters of Sex is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
wiabux added Michael Sheen, Lizzy Caplan, Caitlin FitzGerald

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The Carrie Diaries is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
alphabullet added AnnaSophia Robb, Austin Butler, Ellen Wong

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regcintron added Joseph Morgan, Daniel Gillies, Claire Holt

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Brooklyn Nine-Nine is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
pmmom38 added Andy Samberg, Stephanie Beatriz, Terry Crews

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regcintron added Julia Ormond, Jenna Dewan Tatum, Rachel Boston

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10 11
The Tomorrow People is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
pmmom38 added Robbie Amell, Peyton List, Luke Mitchell

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10 5
Revenge is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
aisuluresbay added Madeleine Stowe, Emily VanCamp, Gabriel Mann

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13 18
Devious Maids is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
pmmom38 added Ana Ortiz, Dania Ramirez, Judy Reyes

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105 240
Graceland is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
Kingram added Daniel Sunjata, Aaron Tveit, Vanessa Ferlito

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2 9
Hostages is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
ChangesDownClub added Billy Brown, Dylan McDermott, Toni Collette

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The Millers is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
pmmom38 added J.B. Smoove, Nelson Franklin, Margo Martindale

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Once Upon a Time is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
MarkJohnson added Ginnifer Goodwin, Jennifer Morrison, Lana Parrilla

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Dracula is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
KimlouConigliaro-Stahl added Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Jessica De Gouw, Thomas Kretschmann

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2 11
Cedar Cove is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
pmmom38 added Andie MacDowell, Dylan Neal, Sarah Smyth

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3 9
Bunheads is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
jayeleve added Sutton Foster, Kaitlyn Jenkins, Julia Goldani Telles

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3 9
The Middle is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
MarkJohnson added Patricia Heaton, Neil Flynn, Charlie McDermott

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5 21
How to Live with Your Parents ... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
Sarah Chalke, Elizabeth Perkins, Jon Dore

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1 10
Family Tools is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
J.K. Simmons, Leah Remini, Edi Gathegi

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18 23
Ray Donovan is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
SandraMason added Liev Schreiber, Paula Malcomson, Eddie Marsan

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The Fall is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
carlybobarly added Gillian Anderson, Jamie Dornan, John Lynch

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True Detective is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
MarySSpiegel added Matthew McConaughey, Woody Harrelson, Michelle Monaghan

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The Goldbergs is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
Sean Giambrone, Troy Gentile, George Segal

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Mom is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
Anna Faris, Allison Janney, Blake Garrett Rosenthal

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Camp is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
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The Dumping Ground is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
peter.glover1 added Daniel Pearson

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The Red Road is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
MarySSpiegel added Jason Momoa; Julianne Nicholson

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Low Winter Sun is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best New TV Shows of 2013
ChangesDownClub added Mark Strong, Lennie James, James Ransone