Famous people are fascinating and the very best biography TV shows capture the most memorable moments of lives. This list of the best television biographies includes both docuseries and dramas and is ranked from best to worst thanks to your votes. Biography TV shows have been a staple of television for years thanks to audience's love of celebrities and history, so there's often debate about what the most entertaining biography shows of all time are.
This list of the best biography TV series of all time includes both shows that focus on a single subject, like the John Adams miniseries, and programs that look at multiple subjects over seperate episodes, like This Is Your Life.
This list answers the questions, "What is the best biography show of all time?" and "What are the greatest biography shows?" Don't let your favorite biography television programs in history get to the bottom of the list- be sure to vote them up so they have the chance to reach the top.
Benjamin FranklinRichard Widmark, Beau Bridges
5th RepublicLee Deok-hwa
The Gangster ChroniclesMadeleine Stowe, Markie Post
Amor SinceroMarcela Benjumea, Indhira Serrano
I Survived...Beyond and BackLucas Cox, Matthew Dovel
OscarMichael Gambon, Norman Rodway
Japanland: A Year in Search of Wa
SpartacusLucy Lawless, Jaime Murray
VersaillesGeorge Blagden, Alexander Vlahos