What Is The Best Season of '30 Rock'?

List of the best seasons of 30 Rock, ranked from best to worst, with DVD cover images when available. Fans of 30 Rock are very passionate about the series and its amazing cast, so it's no surprise that arguments are often had over which is the best season of 30 Rock. This ranking of all 30 Rock seasons has been voted on by many fans of the show, so this list isn't just one person's opinion. Some of the greatest episodes of 30 Rock come from different seasons, so determining what the best 30 Rock season is can be challenging.

If you're wondering, "What is the best season of 30 Rock?" and "Which season of 30 Rock is the best?" then this list will answer your questions.

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  • 30 Rock - Season 2
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    71 VOTES

    30 Rock - Season 2

    When Jerry Seinfeld confronts Jack about a new marketing campaign which featured clips of Seinfeld, he has a chance encounter with Liz that gives her some much needed advice. During the TGS summer hiatus, Jenna becomes overweight due to performing in the Broadway show Mystic Pizza: The Musical. Tracy has encountered some marital problems with his wife Angie Jordan and they become separated, but later reunite. Jack develops a relationship with a Democratic congresswoman named Celeste "C. C." Cunningham
    71 votes
  • 30 Rock - Season 3
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    65 VOTES

    30 Rock - Season 3

    Jack tries to get his job - and his promotion - back. Meanwhile, Liz tries to adopt a baby, while Tracy enjoys the success of his pornographic videogame as Jenna sues him for not properly compensating her.
    65 votes
  • 30 Rock - Season 5
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    40 VOTES

    30 Rock - Season 5

    Season 5 focuses on Liz Lemon's continuing relationship with Carol Burnett (Matt Damon), Jack's start into fatherhood with fiancée Avery, struggling with the merger of NBCUniversal with Kabletown, Tracy's foray into getting an EGOT, and Kenneth's attempt to get back to NBC.
    40 votes
  • 30 Rock - Season 7
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    45 VOTES

    30 Rock - Season 7

    Season 7, the final season, continues to develop the relationship between Liz and Criss, as the pair try for children and consider getting married. Meanwhile, Jack attempts to improve his future prospects at the company, first by trying to "tank" NBC and convince Kabletown CEO Hank Hooper to sell it, and later by plotting to discredit his granddaughter and future CEO, Kaylee Hooper. Tracy has found success with his new movie studio, which produces comedy films mostly starring African American actors, in similar fashion to Tyler Perry; Jenna prepares to marry her longterm boyfriend Paul, and Kenneth has started a relationship with Hazel, unaware that she is using him to get her moment on TGS.
    45 votes
  • 30 Rock - Season 1
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    52 VOTES

    30 Rock - Season 1

    Jack Donaghy is transferred to work at the NBC headquarters, 30 Rockefeller Plaza, and retool the late night sketch comedy series The Girlie Show. The show's cast and crew are outraged by this; especially head writer Liz Lemon and main actress Jenna Maroney. Jack proceeds to wreak havoc on The Girlie Show, forcing Liz to hire off-the-wall movie star Tracy Jordan. He again irates the cast and crew of The Girlie Show when he changes the name to TGS with Tracy Jordan (or just TGS).
    52 votes
  • 30 Rock - Season 4
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    52 VOTES

    30 Rock - Season 4

    A recurring story arc early in season 4 revolved around Jack's request that Liz cast a new actor for TGS, and Liz's subsequent search for the perfect comedian, much to the dismay of Jenna and Tracy, who fear losing their spotlight. The later half of the season focused on two complementary story arcs: Jack's inability to choose between his two girlfriends, and Liz's inability to find a boyfriend to live up to her expectations and Jenna's relationship with a Jenna Maroney impersonator. 
    52 votes