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Good TV Shows for Young Girls To Watch

Updated November 19, 2020 723 votes 36 voters52 items

List RulesVote up the most age-appropriate and fun series for young girl to watch.

Finding the best TV shows for young girls to watch can be tough. When they're not quite teens but are grown past shows for little kids, finding engaging shows with good role models for girls and interesting storylines can be difficult. Luckily, there seem to be more and more great shows for tween girls every year, so whether she likes princesses or punching, there is something she'll love. If you’ve been looking for good shows for girls, or great shows to binge at a slumber party, this list of the best television shows appropriate for young girls will help you find the right balance of fun to watch, inspirational, and educational shows for girls.

Every girl is different and just because a kid is a girl doesn’t mean they necessarily want to watch "girly shows". The best shows for girls to watch find a balance between complex themes and fun storylines, with a wide range of characters to be inspired by. This includes everything from new series based on old favorites like The Baby-Sitters Club and Anne with an E to fantasy series such as Wolfblood and Just Add Magic. Great shows for girls sometimes even include leads that are boys, but have a world populated with awesome ladies, like Steven Universe. There are also plenty of classic shows their parents grew up with, like Xena: Warrior Princess or Sabrina the Teenage Witch, that girls of today will still love.

Which television shows are the best for young girls to watch? Vote up the best shows for girls and add any good TV series for girls that are missing.

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  • 1
    The Baby-Sitters Club
    35
    5

    The Baby-Sitters Club

    Momona Tamada, Shay Rudolph

    Premiered2020

    NetworkNetflix

    Genres (Tv)Family, Teen

    The Baby-Sitters Club (Netflix, 2020) is an American family television series based on the... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 2
    She-Ra and the Princesses of Power
    30
    4

    She-Ra and the Princesses of Power

    Aimee Carrero, Karen Fukuhara

    Premiered2018

    NetworkNetflix

    Genres (Tv)Action, Adventure, Science fantasy

    She-Ra and the Princesses of Power (Netflix, 2018) is an American animated web television... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 3
    Agent Carter
    22
    1

    Agent Carter

    Hayley Atwell, James D'Arcy

    Premiered2016

    NetworkAmerican Broadcasting Company

    Genres (Tv)Action, Adventure, Spy-Fi, Superhero

    Marvel's Agent Carter, or simply Agent Carter, is an American television series created for... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 4
    The Legend of Korra
    30
    10

    The Legend of Korra

    Janet Varney, P.J. Byrne

    Premiered2012

    NetworkNickelodeon

    Genres (Tv)Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy

    The Legend of Korra (Nickelodeon, 2012) is an American animated television series created by... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 5
    Supergirl
    28
    10

    Supergirl

    Melissa Benoist, Mehcad Brooks

    Premiered2015

    NetworkThe CW

    Genres (Tv)Superhero, Drama, Action, Adventure, Sci-fi

    Supergirl (The CW, 2015) is an American superhero action-adventure television series developed... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 6
    Sabrina, the Teenage Witch
    20
    4

    Sabrina, the Teenage Witch

    Melissa Joan Hart, Caroline Rhea

    Premiered1996

    NetworkThe WB Television Network, ABC Family, TeenNick, American Broadcasting Company

    Genres (Tv)Supernatural, Sitcom, Children's television series, Comedy, Fantasy television

    Sabrina, the Teenage Witch is an American sitcom based on the Archie comic book series of the... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 7
    Just Add Magic: Mystery City
    17
    1

    Just Add Magic: Mystery City

    Jolie Hoang-Rappaport, Tyler Sanders

    Premiered2020

    NetworkAmazon Video

    Genres (Tv)Comedy, Fantasy, Family

    Just Add Magic: Mystery City (Amazon Video, 2020) is an American family comedy television... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 8
    Xena: Warrior Princess
    24
    10

    Xena: Warrior Princess

    Lucy Lawless, Renée O'Connor

    Premiered1995

    NetworkSyndication

    Genres (Tv)Supernatural, Action/Adventure, Drama, Adventure film, Comedy-drama

    Xena: Warrior Princess is an American/New Zealand television series filmed in New Zealand. The... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 9
    The Good Witch
    24
    10

    The Good Witch

    Lee Da-hae, Ryu Soo-young

    Genres (Tv)Family, Melodrama

    The Good Witch (SBS TV, 2018), also known as Nice Witch, is a South Korean television series.... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 10
    Just Add Magic
    25
    14

    Just Add Magic

    Olivia Sanabia, Abby Donnelly

    Premiered2015

    NetworkAmazon Video

    Genres (Tv)Kids & Family, Fantasy

    Just Add Magic (Amazon, 2015) is an American live-action family television series, loosely... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 11
    Steven Universe
    21
    10

    Steven Universe

    Zach Callison, Estelle

    Premiered2013

    Genres (Tv)Animation

    Steven Universe is an American animated television series created by Rebecca Sugar, former... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 12
    A Series of Unfortunate Events
    11
    0

    A Series of Unfortunate Events

    Neil Patrick Harris, Patrick Warburton

    Premiered2017

    Genres (Tv)Comedy, Drama

    A Series of Unfortunate Events (2017, Netflix) is a black comedy-drama TV series based on the... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 13
    The Worst Witch
    22
    14

    The Worst Witch

    Jenny Richardson, Bella Ramsey

    Premiered2017

    NetworkNetflix

    Genres (Tv)Fantasy, Family

    The Worst Witch (Netflix, 2017) is a British fantasy children's television series based on the... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 14
    Ugly Betty
    14
    4

    Ugly Betty

    America Ferrera, Eric Mabius

    Premiered2006

    NetworkABC

    Genres (Tv)Comedy-drama, Romantic comedy

    Ugly Betty (ABC, 2006) is an American comedy-drama television series developed by Silvio... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 15
    Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir
    Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir (French: Miraculous, les aventures de Ladybug et Chat... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 16
    Gravity Falls
    14
    5

    Gravity Falls

    Jason Ritter, Alex Hirsch

    Premiered2012

    NetworkDisney Channel

    Genres (Tv)Animation, Animated cartoon, Teen situation comedy, Children's television series, Mystery

    Gravity Falls is an American animated television series created by animator Alex Hirsch for... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 17
    Star vs. The Forces of Evil
    14
    5

    Star vs. The Forces of Evil

    Tamia Cerrate, Eden Sher

    Premiered2015

    NetworkDisney XD

    Genres (Tv)Animation, Comedy, Family

    Star vs. the Forces of Evil (Disney XD, 2015) is an American animated TV series created by... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 18
    Spirit Riding Free
    18
    12

    Spirit Riding Free

    Amber Frank, Sydney Park

    Genres (Tv)Animation

    Spirit Riding Free (Netflix, 2017) is a computer-animated series based on the 2002... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 19
    Andi Mack
    11
    5

    Andi Mack

    Peyton Elizabeth Lee, Joshua Rush

    Premiered2017

    NetworkDisney Channel

    Genres (Tv)Comedy, Drama

    Andi Mack is an American comedy-drama series that premiered on Disney Channel on April 7,... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 20
    Doctor Who
    14
    10

    Doctor Who

    Christopher Eccleston, David Tennant

    Premiered1963

    NetworkBritish Broadcasting Corporation, BBC America, BBC One, S4C, BBC HD

    Genres (Tv)Sci-fi, Adventure, Drama

    Doctor Who (BBC, 2005) is a British science-fiction television show created by Sydney Newman,... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 21
    Anne with an E
    10
    5

    Anne with an E

    Amybeth McNulty, Geraldine James

    Premiered2017

    NetworkNetflix

    Genres (Tv)Drama, Coming of age

    Anne with an E (2017, Netflix) is a Canadian television series created by Moira... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 22
    Wolfblood
    Wolfblood is a British fantasy/supernatural drama television series aimed at teens. It is a... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 23
    Liv and Maddie
    8
    5

    Liv and Maddie

    Dove Cameron, Joey Bragg

    Premiered2013

    NetworkDisney Channel

    Genres (Tv)Children's television series, Family, Comedy

    Liv and Maddie is an American teen sitcom created by John Beck and Ron Hart and produced by... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 24
    Ghostwriter
    10
    10

    Ghostwriter

    Isaac Arellanes, Amadi Chapata

    Premiered2019

    NetworkApple TV+

    Genres (Tv)Children's TV, Mystery, Fantasy

    Ghostwriter (Apple TV+, 2019) is an American children's mystery television series created by... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • 25
    Gabby Duran & the Unsittables
    4
    1

    Gabby Duran & the Unsittables

    Nathan Lovejoy, Callan Farris

    Premiered2019

    NetworkDisney Channel

    Genres (Tv)Comedy, Family, Sci-fi

    Gabby Duran & the Unsittables (Disney Channel, 2019) is an American sci-fi comedy television... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button