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20+ Current British TV Shows You've Been Missing This Whole Time  

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If you're an Anglophile at heart, this list of under the radar British TV series is for you. Everyone's heard of shows like The Crownbut what are the best current British TV shows you've been missing out on? All the across the pond shows Americans should see are listed below. 

What are some seriously underrated British TV shows? Broadchurch stars David Tennant and Olivia Colman as a pair of detectives and is currently streaming on Netflix. Luther – featuring Idris Elba – is another great detective show often overlooked by most Americans. If you're looking for laughs, Fleabag is a hilarious British comedy available on Amazon Prime. Other good current British TV shows include Call of the Midwife, The Great British Bake Off, and Poldark. If you're in need of some new British shows to watch right now, these are some great options. 

Out of all the British television you've been missing, what do you feel most compelled to run out and watch? Help decide which shows are the best. Give your favorites a thumbs up! 

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Peep Show is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list 20+ Current British TV Shows You've Been Missing This Whole Time
David Mitchell, Robert Webb, Matt King
Peep Show is a British sitcom starring David Mitchell and Robert Webb. The television programme is written by Jesse Armstrong and Sam Bain, with additional material by Mitchell and Webb, amongst ...more
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Victoria is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list 20+ Current British TV Shows You've Been Missing This Whole Time
UncleBubba added Jenna Coleman, Tom Hughes, Peter Bowles
Victoria (ITV, 2016) is a drama television series created by Daisy Goodwin. The show depicts first few years of the reign of Queen Victoria (Jenna Coleman), from her accession to the throne at ...more
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Fleabag is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list 20+ Current British TV Shows You've Been Missing This Whole Time
Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Hugh Skinner, Sian Clifford

Watch on Amazon Prime

Fleabag (BBC Three, 2016) is a British comedy series about Fleabag (Phoebe Waller-Bridge), a young woman attempting to navigate modern life in London.
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The First is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list 20+ Current British TV Shows You've Been Missing This Whole Time
Sean Penn, Natascha McElhone, LisaGay Hamilton
The First (Hulu, 2018) is an American-British drama web television series created by Beau Willimon. A team of astronauts become the first humans to visit Mars.
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Flowers is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list 20+ Current British TV Shows You've Been Missing This Whole Time
seanb13 added Olivia Colman, Julian Barratt, Daniel Rigby
Flowers (Channel 4, 2016) is a British black comedy-drama television sitcom. The series follows the Flowers family, headed by depressed father and children's author Maurice (Julian Barratt) and ...more
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The A Word is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list 20+ Current British TV Shows You've Been Missing This Whole Time
Morven Christie, Lee Ingleby, Greg McHugh

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The A Word (BBC One, 2016) is a drama television series created by Karen Margalit, based on the Israeli series Yellow Peppers. The Hughes family work, love, and fight like every other family, ...more