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The Greatest TV Shows About Sisters

Updated November 12, 2020 1.3k votes 206 voters 11.9k views43 items

List RulesVote up your favorite shows featuring the sister-sister bond (or lack thereof), excluding any with sisters who aren't main stars, as well as brother-sister scenarios.

What do you think are the best shows about sisters? Many of us have one, but there aren't as many popular TV shows about sisters as you might imagine. For this list, the focus is entirely on series about or featuring two women who are sisters. Even if a character like Monica Geller (Friends) is a great example of a sister found on television, she isn't being considered because she doesn't have a sister of her own. TV shows about sisters may be hard to come by, but that doesn't mean there aren't some amazing sisters spread throughout television history—and this list compiles the best examples of them all.

Shows like The WB's (Now CW) Charmed integrates the characters' sisterhood as a core element of the show. Their magic works best when combined, making them some of the most powerful sisters in all of television. Other shows like Game of Thrones may not be the one you think of when trying to come up with an amazing TV show featuring sisters, but Arya and Sansa Stark are two of the most important characters in that series, which features dozens. Of course, we can't forget Tia and Tamera from the cast of Sister, Sister, not to mention the three lovely girls from Brady Bunch. In short, you can find plenty of good shows about sisters.

For more recommendations, browse this list of sister TV shows and feel free to add any similar shows and movies you think are missing! You might also be interested in checking out the best movies about sisters.

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    Full House
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    Full House

    Bob Saget, John Stamos

    Premiered1987

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    What I Like About You
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    What I Like About You

    Amanda Bynes, Jennie Garth

    Premiered2002

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    Fuller House
    40
    12

    Fuller House

    Candace Cameron Bure, Jodie Sweeten

    Premiered2016

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  • 4
    Charmed
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    Shannen Doherty, Holly Marie Combs

    Premiered1998

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  • 5
    Sabrina, the Teenage Witch
    33
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    Melissa Joan Hart, Caroline Rhea

    Premiered1996

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  • 6
    Sisters
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    Sisters

    Swoosie Kurtz, Patricia Kalember

    Premiered1991

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  • 7
    The Brady Bunch
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    The Brady Bunch

    Robert Reed, Florence Henderson

    Premiered1969

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    Sister, Sister
    30
    17

    Sister, Sister

    Tia Mowry-Hardrict, Tamera Mowry-Housley

    Premiered1994

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  • 9
    Wynonna Earp
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    Melanie Scrofano, Shamier Anderson

    Premiered2016

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  • 10
    The Powerpuff Girls
    32
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    The Powerpuff Girls

    Cathy Cavadini, Elizabeth Daily

    Premiered1998

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    Orphan Black
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    Orphan Black

    Tatiana Maslany, Dylan Bruce

    Premiered2013

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    Modern Family
    27
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    Modern Family

    Ed O'Neill, Sofía Vergara

    Premiered2009

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  • 13
    Pretty Little Liars
    21
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    Pretty Little Liars

    Troian Bellisario, Ashley Benson

    Premiered2010

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  • 14
    The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air
    20
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    The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air

    Will Smith, James Avery

    Premiered1990

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  • 15
    Grey's Anatomy
    18
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    Grey's Anatomy

    Ellen Pompeo, Justin Chambers

    Premiered2005

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    Winx Club
    16
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    Liza Jacqueline, Caren Manuel

    Premiered2004

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    Game of Thrones
    20
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    Game of Thrones

    Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey

    Premiered2011

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    Family Ties
    9
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    Michael J. Fox, Michael Gross

    Premiered1982

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    Sweet Valley High
    14
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    Brittany Daniel, Cynthia Daniel

    Premiered1994

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    Brothers and Sisters
    14
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    Brothers and Sisters

    Mary Crosby, William Windom

    Premiered1979

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    Total Bellas
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    Brie Bella, Nikki Bella

    Premiered2016

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    Beautiful People
    11
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    Jackson Rathbone, Torrey DeVitto

    Premiered2005

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    Three Sisters
    11
    11

    Three Sisters

    Dyan Cannon, A. J. Langer

    Premiered2001

    Three Sisters is an American television sitcom that aired on NBC for two seasons from January... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Jem
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    Jem

    Samantha Newark, Patricia Alice Albrecht

    Premiered1985

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    Teenage Bounty Hunters
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    Maddie Phillips, Anjelica Bette Fellini
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