Great TV Shows That Are Totally Surreal And Bizarre

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Vote up your favorite live-action TV series that have elements of surrealism.
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Surreal TV shows keep viewers tuning in week after week by combining supernatural elements with everyday dramas. The best bizarre TV shows feature imaginative storylines that keep characters - and fans - intrigued. This is a list of the greatest strange TV shows including everything from Mr. Robot to American Horror Story to Adventure Time.

What programs will you find on this list of the best surreal TV shows? David Lynch's twisted hit Twin Peaks originally ran for only two seasons, but over 20 years after its finale, Showtime picked up the show for another run. Kyle MacLachlan, Sherilyn Fenn, and Sheryl Lee are just a few of the talented cast members who keep this bizarre show rooted in reality. Lost is another one of the most popular surreal TV shows of all-time. And of course, it's impossible to talk about bizarre TV shows without mentioning Rod Serling's The Twilight Zone. Other strange TV shows featured here range from the dark, surreal comedy of Tales From the Crypt or Baskets, and strange science fiction, like Black Mirror.

Do you have a favorite bizarre TV series? Vote up your favorite strange and surreal TV shows, and see where other bizarre series rank. And, if you're a fan of the surreal, be sure to check out our list of the best surrealist films of all time.


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