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The Best Starz TV Shows 

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This list of the top current and cancelled Starz! TV series includes the date when each show first aired, as well as which actors starred in the show. The best Starz! TV programs of all time include the most viewed shows on Starz!, 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. We have information below about Starz original series, Starz miniseries, and more!

Starz! is home to some of the best shows on television today. If you're interested in a foreign fictional drama with time-traveling elements and high adventure, try Outlander. If drug lords and CEOs excite you, you might love 50 Cent's TV show, PowerSurvivor's Remorse might top your list if you're looking for an awesome TV show about the struggle between newly found fame and wealth. If a comedy is more your speed, try Party Down, the story of a group of cater waiters just trying to make it as actors in Los Angeles.  

Although television fans in different locations grew up with Starz! on different channels, the top TV shows on Starz! should be pretty familiar to everyone. The list of top Starz! television shows below includes cast, creator, and premiere date when available. This list contains only TV series on the Starz! network, even cancelled Starz! shows. Vote up the best shows on Starz! below.

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Outlander is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Starz TV Shows
aynica-wilson-lockhart added Caitriona Balfe, Sam Heughan, Tobias Menzies

Premiered: 2014

Genres (Tv): Historical drama, Adventure, Romance, Fantasy

Outlander (Starz, 2014) is a historical drama television series developed by Ronald D. Moore, based on the novel series by Diana Gabaldon. A married former WWII nurse (Caitriona Balfe) is ...more
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Power is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Starz TV Shows
Maxine Lee added Omari Hardwick, Naturi Naughton, Kathrine Narducci

Genres (Tv): Drama

Power (Starz, 2014) is an American crime drama-thriller television series created by Courtney Kemp Agboh. James St. Patrick (Omari Hardwick) struggles to balance his life as a New York City ...more
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Spartacus: Blood and San... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Starz TV Shows
Eric McIntire, Daniel Spink, Matthew Felker

Premiered: 2010

Genres (Tv): Drama, Action/Adventure, Historical drama

Spartacus: Blood and Sand is the title of the first and most critically acclaimed season of Spartacus, a television series that premiered on Starz on January 22, 2010. The series was inspired by ...more
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Black Sails is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Starz TV Shows
apoda0706 added Jessica Parker Kennedy, Toby Stephens, Hannah New

Premiered: 2014

Genres (Tv): Drama, Adventure film, Action

Black Sails is an American dramatic adventure television series set on New Providence Island and a prequel to Robert Louis Stevenson's novel Treasure Island. The series was created by Jonathan ...more
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Spartacus: Vengeance is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Starz TV Shows
Brett Tucker, Craig Parker, Viva Bianca

Premiered: 2012

Genres (Tv): Miniseries

Spartacus: Vengeance is the title of the second season of Spartacus, a New Zealand produced, Starz television series, which follows Spartacus: Blood and Sand. It premiered on January 27, and ...more
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Ash vs Evil Dead is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Starz TV Shows
hotunder added Bruce Campbell, Ray Santiago, Dana DeLorenzo

Premiered: 2015

Genres (Tv): Action, Comedy, Horror

Ash vs Evil Dead (Starz, 2015) is an American comedy horror television series developed by Sam Raimi, Ivan Raimi, and Tom Spezialy. Thirty years after saving the world, Ash Williams (Bruce ...more
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Da Vinci's Demons is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Starz TV Shows
amr-abdul-fattah added Tom Riley, Gregg Chillin, Eros Vlahos

Premiered: 2013

Genres (Tv): Drama, Adventure film, Fantasy

Da Vinci's Demons is an historical fantasy drama series that presents a fictional account of Leonardo da Vinci's early life. The series was conceived by David S. Goyer and stars Tom Riley in the ...more
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The White Queen is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Starz TV Shows
Rebecca Ferguson, Amanda Hale, Faye Marsay

Premiered: 2013

Genres (Tv): Historical drama

The White Queen (BBC One, 2013) is a British historical drama television miniseries based on the novel series by Philippa Gregory. In 1460s England, three women - Elizabeth Woodville (Rebecca ...more
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The Pillars of the Earth... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Starz TV Shows
Ian McShane, Matthew Macfadyen, Eddie Redmayne

Premiered: 2010

Genres (Tv): Historical drama

The Pillars of the Earth (Starz, 2010) is an eight-part TV miniseries based on the 1989 novel by Ken Follett. Set against a backdrop of war, religious strife and power struggles which tears ...more
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Boss is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Starz TV Shows
Kelsey Grammer, Connie Nielsen, Hannah Ware

Premiered: 2011

Genres (Tv): Political drama, Drama

Boss is an American political drama television serial created by Farhad Safinia. The series stars Kelsey Grammer as Tom Kane, the mayor of Chicago, who has recently been diagnosed with dementia ...more
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Party Down is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Starz TV Shows
Adam Scott, Ken Marino, Ryan Hansen

Premiered: 2009

Genres (Tv): Sitcom

Party Down (Starz, 2009) is an American sitcom created by John Enbom, Rob Thomas, Dan Etheridge, and Paul Rudd. A catering team of aspiring actors, writers, and lost souls work small-time gigs, ...more
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The Missing is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Starz TV Shows
James Nesbitt, Frances O'Connor, Ken Stott

Premiered: 2014

Genres (Tv): Psychological drama, Mystery thriller

The Missing is a British drama television series. It premiered on 28 October 2014 on BBC One in the UK, and in the US on Starz on 15 November 2014. The eight-part series was written by Harry and ...more
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Magic City is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Starz TV Shows
Magic City Olga Kurylenko, Elena Satine, Jeffrey Dean Morgan

Premiered: 2012

Genres (Tv): Drama, Period piece

Magic City is an American drama television series created by Mitch Glazer for the Starz network. Starz previewed the premiere episode on March 30, 2012. It premiered on April 6, 2012. Starz ...more
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Torchwood is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Starz TV Shows
John Barrowman, Eve Myles, Kai Owen

Premiered: 2006

Genres (Tv): Action/Adventure, Crime, Drama, Adventure film, Action, + more

Torchwood is a British science fiction television programme created by Russell T Davies. A spin-off from the 2005 revival of long-running science fiction programme Doctor Who, Torchwood aired ...more
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Counterpart is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Starz TV Shows
Kathleen Pfeiffer added J. K. Simmons, Olivia Williams, Harry Lloyd

Premiered: 2018

Genres (Tv): Sci-fi, Thriller, Drama

Counterpart is an American sci-fi thriller television series created by Justin Marks. When lowly UN employee Howard Silk (J. K. Simmons) discovers his agency is guarding a gateway to a parallel ...more
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American Gods is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Starz TV Shows
Ricky Whittle, Emily Browning, Crispin Glover

Premiered: 2017

Genres (Tv): Fantasy, Drama

American Gods (Starz, 2017) is an American television series developed by Bryan Fuller and Michael Green, based on the novel by Neil Gaiman. After being released from prison, Shadow Moon (Ricky ...more
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Survivor's Remorse is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Starz TV Shows
Mike Epps, Tichina Arnold, RonReaco Lee

Premiered: 2014

Genres (Tv): Comedy, Sports

Survivor's Remorse is a half-hour format comedy television series.
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The Girlfriend Experienc... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Starz TV Shows
Riley Keough, Paul Sparks, Mary Lynn Rajskub

Premiered: 2016

Law student Christine Reade (Riley Keough) lands an internship at a firm and struggles to balance her workload, expenses, and classes. When her close friend reveals that she has been working as ...more
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The White Princess is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Starz TV Shows
Jodie Comer, Rebecca Benson, Jacob Collins-Levy

Premiered: 2017

Genres (Tv): Historical drama

The White Princess (Starz, 2017) is a historical drama television miniseries developed by Jamie Payne and Alex Kalymnios, based on the 2013 novel by Philippa Gregory. After the marriage of Henry ...more
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Camelot is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Starz TV Shows
Joseph Fiennes, Jamie Campbell Bower, Eva Green

Premiered: 2011

Genres (Tv): Historical drama, Sword and sorcery

Camelot (Starz, 2011) is a historical-fantasy-drama television series developed by Chris Chibnall and Michael Hirst, based on the Arthurian legend. After the sudden death of King Uther, Arthur ...more
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Hightown is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Starz TV Shows
Monica Raymund, James Badge Dale, Riley Voelkel

Premiered: 2020

Genres (Tv): Drama

Hightown (Starz, 2020) is an American drama television series. A federal Fishery Service Agent finds herself at the center of Cape Cod's gruesome heroin epidemic after discovering a body in the
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The Spanish Princess is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Starz TV Shows
Charlotte Hope, Stephanie Levi-John, Angus Imrie

Premiered: 2019

Genres (Tv): Historical drama

The Spanish Princess (Starz, 2019) is a historical drama television limited series developed by Emma Frost and Matthew Graham, based on the novels by Philippa Gregory. The beautiful Spanish ...more
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Wrong Man is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Starz TV Shows
Wrong Man

Premiered: 2018

Wrong Man (Starz, 2018) is an American documentary crime television series. A team of esteemed experts re-investigate the cases of three inmates who have been locked up for decades and claim ...more
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Blunt Talk is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Starz TV Shows
Patrick Stewart, Adrian Scarborough, Timm Sharp

Premiered: 2015

Blunt Talk is an upcoming American sitcom starring Patrick Stewart created by Jonathan Ames and produced by Seth MacFarlane for the Starz network.
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Vida is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Starz TV Shows
Kathleen Pfeiffer added Melissa Barrera, Mishel Prada, Ser Anzoategui

Premiered: 2018

Genres (Tv): Drama

Vida (Starz, 2018) is an American drama television series based on the short story Pour Vida by Richard Villegas Jr. When their mother dies, two very different sisters Emma (Mishel Prada) and ...more