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The Best SBS TV Shows  

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List of popular SBS shows, ranked from best to worst. This list of the top current and cancelled SBS TV series includes the date when each show first aired, as well as which actors starred in the show. The best SBS TV programs of all time include the most viewed shows on SBS, as this list covers the entire history of the network. This list is sorted by popularity, so the shows with the most votes are at the top of the list.

List shows include Midas, Faith and many additional shows as well.

Although television fans in different locations grew up with SBS on different channels, most of us got the same shows, so don't let your favorite SBS TV shows sink to the bottom of the list! The list of top SBS television shown below includes cast, creator, and premiere date when available. This list contains only TV series on the SBS network, even ones that are no longer on the air.

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Cain and Abel is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best SBS TV Shows
Han Ji-min, So Ji-sub, Choi Yeo-jin
Cain and Abel is a 2009 South Korean television series starring So Ji-sub, Shin Hyun-joon, Han Ji-min, and Chae Jung-an. It aired on SBS from February 18 to April 23, 2009 on Wednesdays and ...more
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Master's Sun is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best SBS TV Shows
lh1830ch added Gong Hyo-jin, So Ji-sub, Seo In Guk
Master's Sun is a 2013 South Korean television series starring Gong Hyo-jin and So Ji-sub. The horror-romantic comedy is written by the Hong Sisters, and aired on SBS from August 7 to October 3, ...more
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The Heirs is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best SBS TV Shows
Park Shin-hye, Krystal, Lee Min-ho
The Heirs, also known as The Inheritors, is a South Korean television series starring Park Shin-hye, Lee Min-ho, and Kim Woo-bin. Written by Kim Eun-sook, the trendy drama is set in a high ...more
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Midas is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best SBS TV Shows
Midas Lee Min-jung, Jang Hyuk, No Min-woo
Midas is a 2011 South Korean television series starring Jang Hyuk, Lee Min-jung and Kim Hee-ae. It tells the story of life in the mergers & acquisitions, stock market, and financial world ...more
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Snow Flower is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best SBS TV Shows
Go Ara, Kim Kibum
Snow Flower is a 2006 South Korean television series starring Kim Hee-ae, Go Ara, Lee Jae-ryong and Kim Kibum. It aired on SBS from November 20, 2006 to January 9, 2007 on Mondays and Tuesdays ...more
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Hello My Teacher is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best SBS TV Shows
Gong Yoo, Gong Hyo-jin, Choi Yeo-jin
Hello My Teacher is a 2005 South Korean television series starring Gong Hyo-jin, Gong Yoo, Kim Da-hyun, and Choi Yeo-jin. It aired on SBS from April 13 to June 2, 2005 on Wednesdays and ...more
7
Running Man is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best SBS TV Shows
Running Man
Running Man is a South Korean variety show; a part of SBS's Good Sunday lineup, along with K-pop Star 4. It was first aired on July 11, 2010. Running Man is classified as an "urban action ...more
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Secret Garden is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best SBS TV Shows
Ji-won Ha, Hyun Bin, Sang-Hyun Yoon
Secret Garden is a 2010 South Korean television drama, starring Ha Ji-won, Hyun Bin, Yoon Sang-hyun, and Kim Sa-rang. It aired on SBS from November 13, 2010 to January 16, 2011 on Saturdays and ...more
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The Legend of the Blue Sea is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best SBS TV Shows
Jun Ji-hyun, Lee Min-ho, Lee Hee-joon
The Legend of the Blue Sea (SBS, 2016) is a South Korean television series directed by Jin Hyuk and Park Seon-Ho. Inspired by a classic Joseon legend from Korea's first collection of unofficial ...more
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You're Beautiful is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best SBS TV Shows
Park Shin-hye, Jang Keun-suk, Lee Hong-gi
You're Beautiful is a 2009 South Korean musical romantic comedy television drama series, starring Park Shin-hye, Jang Keun-suk, Lee Hong-gi of F.T. Island and Jung Yong-hwa of CN Blue. The ...more
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My Girl is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best SBS TV Shows
Lee Da-hae, Lee Joon-gi, Park Si-yeon
My Girl is a 2005 South Korean television series starring Lee Da-hae, Lee Dong-wook, Lee Joon-gi and Park Si-yeon. It aired on SBS from December 14, 2005 to February 2, 2006 on Wednesdays and ...more
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Brilliant Legacy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best SBS TV Shows
Han Hyo-joo, Moon Chae-won, Lee Seung-gi
Brilliant Legacy is a 2009 South Korean television series starring Han Hyo-joo, Lee Seung-gi, Bae Soo-bin and Moon Chae-won. It aired on SBS from April 25 to July 26, 2009 on Saturdays and ...more
13
Rooftop Prince is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best SBS TV Shows
Han Ji-min, Yoochun, Lee Tae-sung
Rooftop Prince is a 2012 South Korean fantasy romantic comedy television drama, starring Park Yuchun, Han Ji-min, Jeong Yu-mi, Lee Tae-sung, Lee Min-ho, Jung Suk-won and Choi Woo-shik. It is ...more
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Iljimae is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best SBS TV Shows
Han Hyo-joo, Lee Joon-gi, Park Shi Hoo
Iljimae is a 2008 South Korean period-action television series, starring Lee Joon-gi in the title role of Iljimae, Han Hyo-joo, Lee Young-ah and Park Si-hoo. It is loosely based on the comic ...more
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Good Sunday is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best SBS TV Shows
Good Sunday Kim Heechul, Park Si-yeon, Kim Jong-kook
Good Sunday is a South Korean reality-variety show shown on the SBS network, which competes directly against MBC's Sunday Night and KBS2's Happy Sunday line-up. The program has suffered from the ...more
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Love Story in Harvard is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best SBS TV Shows
Kim Tae-hee, Lee Jung-jin, Kim Rae-won
Love Story in Harvard is a 2004 South Korean television series starring Kim Rae-won, Kim Tae-hee and Lee Jung-jin. It aired on SBS from November 22, 2004 to January 11, 2005 on Mondays and ...more
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Athena: Goddess of War is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best SBS TV Shows
Woo-sung Jung, Soo Ae, Seung-won Cha
Athena: Goddess of War is a South Korean espionage television drama series broadcast by SBS in 2010 and a spin-off of 2009's Iris. Budgeted at ₩20 billion like its predecessor, the two series ...more
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My Girlfriend is a Nine-Tailed... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best SBS TV Shows
Park Shin-hye, Shin Min-a, Hyomin
My Girlfriend Is a Nine-Tailed Fox is a 2010 South Korean romantic comedy television series starring Lee Seung-gi and Shin Min-ah. It aired on SBS from August 11 to September 30, 2010 on ...more
19
Coffee House is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best SBS TV Shows
Coffee House Hahm Eun-jung, Park Si-yeon, Kang Ji-hwan
Coffee House is a 2010 South Korean television series starring Kang Ji-hwan, Park Si-yeon, Ham Eun-jung, and Jung Woong-in. It aired on SBS from May 17 to July 27, 2010 on Mondays and Tuesdays ...more
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Spring Day is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best SBS TV Shows
Spring Day Jin-hee Ji, Lee So-yeon, Jo In-sung
Spring Day is a 2005 South Korean television drama series starring Go Hyun-jung, Jo In-sung, and Ji Jin-hee. Loosely adapted from the 1995 Japanese drama Heaven's Coins, it aired on SBS from ...more
21
Bad Guy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best SBS TV Shows
Han Ga-in, Jung So-min, Kim Nam-gil
Bad Guy is a 2010 South Korean melodrama television series, starring Kim Nam-gil, Han Ga-in, Kim Jae-wook, Oh Yeon-soo and Jung So-min. Directed by Lee Hyung-min, it aired on SBS from May 26 to ...more
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Delightful Girl Choon-Hyang is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best SBS TV Shows
Han Chae-young, Park Shi Hoo, Uhm Tae-woong
Sassy Girl Chun-hyang is a 2005 South Korean television series starring Han Chae-young, Jae Hee, Uhm Tae-woong and Park Si-eun. It aired on KBS2 from January 3 to March 1, 2005 on Mondays and ...more
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All In is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best SBS TV Shows
All In Song Hye-kyo, Lee Byung-hun, Han Ji-min
All In is a 2003 South Korean television drama series that aired on SBS from January 15 to April 3, 2003 on Wednesdays and Thursdays at 21:55 for 24 episodes. Inspired by the life of ...more
24
Lie To Me is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best SBS TV Shows
Yoon Eun-hye, Jo Yoon-hee, Hong Soo-hyun
'Lie to Me' is a story about Gong Ah Jung(Yoon Eun Hye), a level 5 Ministry of Culture official, gets entangled in a web of lies when she mistakenly lies that she's married to Hyun Ki Joon(Kang ...more
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best SBS TV Shows
Sean Schemmel, Eric Stuart, Michael Sinterniklaas
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is an American animated television series, mainly set in New York City. It first aired on February 8, 2003 and ended on February 28, 2009. The series marked the ...more