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The best wedding shows on TV include several reality programs that feature nervous brides-to-be trying to plan for the biggest day of their lives. Whether it's TLC's Say Yes to the Dress, which follows brides as they try to select that perfect wedding gown, or WE's Platinum Weddings, which highlights some of the most lavish and elaborate wedding ceremonies in the world, these shows make for great television viewing (particularly for brides). This list includes some of the greatest wedding shows around, so be sure to vote for your favorites (and vote down those you hate). This list is also by no means complete, so add any wedding shows that you love and don't see listed here.

What makes for a fantastic, highly watchable wedding TV show? Drama, of course! While most brides experience jitters that might make them a bit more emotional than usual, shows like WE tv's Bridezillas highlight what happens when those jitters morph into total and complete irrationality. Other shows, like Four Weddings, follow several brides as they attend each others weddings and wedding receptions, judging which ones are the best. It's definitely a competition with a lot on the line, as the winner gets a huge honeymoon as a prize.

Figuring out how to throw a dream wedding can be a serious challenge, and that's the idea behind My Fair Wedding, a reality show that features wedding planner David Tutera helping women make their wedding dreams come true, by figuring out some great ideas just weeks before the ceremony. And many, many of the best wedding shows on TV feature engaged women trying to select the best, most beautiful wedding dress ever (including the aforementioned Say Yes to the Dress and the TLC show I Found the Gown). If you are interested, you can watch many of these wedding shows on Netflix.

What are the best bridal shows on TV? These can be reality shows or other programming, as long as they're about weddings, that's what counts

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Say Yes to the Dress is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Wedding Shows in TV History
Say Yes to the Dress Roger Craig Smith Say Yes to the Dress is an American reality television series on TLC which follows events at Kleinfeld Bridal in Manhattan. The series shows the progress of individual sales associates, ...more

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My Fair Wedding is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Wedding Shows in TV History
My Fair Wedding David Tutera David Tutera's CELEBrations is an American reality television series on WE tv starring David Tutera, a wedding planner for celebrities. In the show, women send tapes to Tutera asking for help ...more

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Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Wedding Shows in TV History
Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta Monte Durham, Robin Gibb, Lori Allen Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta is an American reality television series on TLC which follows events at Bridals by Lori in the Atlanta suburb of Sandy Springs. The series shows the progress of ...more

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Four Weddings is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Wedding Shows in TV History
Four Weddings It follows a similar style to Come Dine with Me and involves four brides/grooms attending each other's weddings and rating them on: Dress Venue Food Overall Experience At the end of the show ...more

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I Found the Gown is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Wedding Shows in TV History
I Found the Gown Leslie Deangelo, Rick Deangelo, Barbara Schofield

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Bridezillas is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Wedding Shows in TV History
Bridezillas Bridezillas is an American reality television series that airs on WE tv and debuted on June 1, 2004. It chronicles the lives of women engaged to be married, casting their busy schedules in an ...more

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My Big Fat American Gypsy Wedd... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Wedding Shows in TV History
My Big Fat American Gypsy Wedding Ellen K, Sondra Celli, Mellie Stanley York My Big Fat American Gypsy Wedding (TLC, 2012) is a US reality television series that revolves around the marriage customs of Romani-Americans ("Gypsies") – allegedly members of ...more

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A Wedding Story is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Wedding Shows in TV History
A Wedding Story Karyn Bryant, Wade Eck, Katie Greiten A Wedding Story is an American reality series produced by Banyan Productions, and shown on the TLC network since 1996.

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Platinum Weddings is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Wedding Shows in TV History
Platinum Weddings Michelle Bruce, Michelle Bruce, Lora Cain Platinum Weddings is an American reality television series on WE tv. The series chronicles the lives of couples who are planning their upcoming lavish weddings. The series spawned one spin-off, ...more

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Bridalplasty is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Wedding Shows in TV History
Bridalplasty Lisa Spoelstra, Kate Alden, Alexandra Cristin White Bridalplasty is an American reality TV show where 12 women compete to win a wedding and transformative plastic surgery. The show ran from November 28, 2010, to January 30, 2011, on the E!

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Whose Wedding Is It Anyway? is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Wedding Shows in TV History
Jaimee Pecaut Cleghorn added Whose Wedding Is It Anyway? Whose Wedding Is It Anyway? is an American reality TV show on the Style Network. Season 1 began in 2003, Tuesdays, 10 p.m. Each episode runs 60 minutes and follows two different couples who plan ...more

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Dont Tell the Bride is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Wedding Shows in TV History
ChanelJade added Dont Tell the Bride

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Married at First Sight: The Fi... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Wedding Shows in TV History
Married at First Sight: The First Year Cortney Hendrix, Jason Carrion, Jamie Otis

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Wedding SOS is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Wedding Shows in TV History
Wedding SOS Wedding SOS is a Canadian television series shown on the Slice Network in Canada, the Fine Living network in the US, Sky Livingit in the UK and The Style Network in Australia. The premise of ...more

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The Wedding Bells is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Wedding Shows in TV History
The Wedding Bells Sherri Shepherd, Missi Pyle, Teri Polo The Wedding Bells is an American comedy-drama television series that aired on Fox from March 7 to April 6, 2007. The series was greenlighted after the network became interested in a series ...more

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Amazing Wedding Cakes is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Wedding Shows in TV History
Amazing Wedding Cakes Amazing Wedding Cakes is an American reality television series on WE tv that debuted on September 7, 2008. The series follows several bakers from around the country as they create high-end ...more

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Say Yes to the Dress: Bridesma... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Wedding Shows in TV History
Say Yes to the Dress: Bridesmaids Lori Allen Say Yes to the Dress: Bridesmaids (TLC, 2011) is an American reality television series and a spinoff of Say Yes to the Dress. The show explores the progress of individual sales associates, ...more

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Tanisha Gets Married is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Wedding Shows in TV History
Tanisha Gets Married Tanisha Thomas Tanisha Gets Married is an American reality documentary television series that premiered on May 7, 2012 on Oxygen. The eight-part wedding special featured Bad Girls Club cast member Tanisha ...more

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My Big Redneck Wedding is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Wedding Shows in TV History
My Big Redneck Wedding Tom Arnold My Big Redneck Wedding was a reality television series airing on CMT. Hosted and narrated by actor and comedian, Tom Arnold, the show debuted Friday, 11 January 2008 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. the final ...more

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Shedding for the Wedding is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Wedding Shows in TV History
Shedding for the Wedding Jennifer Cohen, Nicky Holender, Andrew Kishino Canceled. Shedding for the Wedding is a reality competition series that will follow nine overweight couples as they attempt to lose their unwanted weight and win a dream wedding. The show premiered on ...more