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The Best Seasons of 'House' 

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All the seasons of House have been great, but which seasons really stand out? Featuring one of the most well-acted TV characters, House has starred many famous guest stars and cameos you probably forgot. Television fans from around the world have voted on this list of the best House seasons, so the order the seasons are in isn't just the opinion of one person. Hardcore fans of the show often argue over what the greatest season of House is, which is exactly why this ranked list was created.

Starring Hugh Laurie as the misanthropic yet brilliant Dr. Gregory House, the five-time Emmy- winning medical series aired 177 episodes. If you're looking to watch House for the first time, you can start from the very beginning or see which season of House is best for you! 

Every season of House has at least one memorable episode, so it isn't necessarily easy to figure out what the top season is. Is your favorite season of House not as high as it should be? Be sure to vote it up so it rises to the top. If you want to answer the questions, "What is the best season of House?" and "Which season of House is the best?" then this list will have you covered.

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House - Season 2 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Seasons of 'House'
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The second season of House premiered on September 13, 2005 and contains 24 episodes. This season primarily focuses on House's relationship with his ex-girlfriend, Stacy Warner.

This season features several unforgettable episodes including: "Acceptance," "Autopsy," and "No Reason."

Memorable moments from Season 2 include:

  • House faces a disciplinary committee.
  • House and Stacey kiss.
  • House gets shot.
Is this season what the doctor ordered?
House - Season 4 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Seasons of 'House'
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The fourth season of House premiered on September 15, 2007 and contains 16 episodes. This season primarily finds House trying to assemble a suitable team.

This season features several unforgettable episodes including: "Alone," "Games," and "Wilson's Heart."

Memorable moments from Season 4 include:

  • Chris Taub, Lawrence Kutner and Thirteen join the team.
  • Dr. Foreman returns.
  • House is involved in a bus accident.
Is this season what the doctor ordered?
House - Season 1 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Seasons of 'House'
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The first season of House premiered on November 16, 2004 and contains 22 episodes. This season introduces viewers to Dr. House and his team.

This season features several unforgettable episodes including: "Pilot," "Paternity," and "Three Stories."

Memorable moments from Season 1 include:

  • Vogler donates $100 million to Princeton-Plainsboro.
  • House deals with a meningitis outbreak.
  • House's ex-girlfriend comes to him for help.
Is this season what the doctor ordered?
House - Season 3 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Seasons of 'House'
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The third season of House premiered on September 5, 2006 and contains 24 episodes. This season finds House's career in jeopardy due to his Vicodin addiction.

This season features several unforgettable episodes including: "Meaning," "Fools for Love," and "Human Error."

Memorable moments from Season 3 include:

  • House temporarily regains the use of his leg.
  • House faces drug charges.
  • Chase gets fired and Foreman and Cameron resign.
Is this season what the doctor ordered?