Acting classes are expensive. That's why the aspiring actors and actresses of tomorrow should watch these current TV shows with the best acting today. Studying the performers in these current television series, which are all currently filming more episodes, will undoubtedly help one’s own performance. These are the shows whose stars make you laugh, cry, and fall in love, all thanks to the amazing acting talents of the cast as a whole. Whether it is Jeffrey Tambor and the rest of the Transparent cast or the ladies on Orange Is The New Black, these shows have the best overall acting on television today.
Though many of these series also have great writing and nuanced individual performances, what really sets them apart are the ways in which the entire casts of every show are great performers. Even if it is not technically an ensemble series, every actor and actress in Better Call Saul and Fargo surely make FX proud every day. When it comes to Netflix, it is no surprise that Orange Is The New Black received the Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Ensemble. Watching Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin in Grace and Frankie is like watching a master class in acting, while William H. Macy and Emmy Rossum consistently impress viewers on Shameless.
These network, cable, and premium channel shows are all airing right now and all have incredible casts. Which TV shows below do you think have the best acting? Cast your votes on what you think are the best TV casts currently on air and be sure to add any other well-acted series for others to vote on.
Genres (Tv): Anthology, Horror, Supernatural
Genres (Tv): Supernatural drama, Black comedy, Drama, Horror Film, Mystery, + more
Genres (Tv): Apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic fiction, Suspense, Drama, Horror Film, Thriller, + more
Genres (Tv): Historical drama, Action-adventure
Genres (Tv): Sitcom
Genres (Tv): Crime Fiction, Drama, Comedy
Genres (Tv): Crime Fiction, Police procedural, Crime, Suspense, Drama, + more
Genres (Tv): Comedy, Drama, Crime
Genres (Tv): Crime drama, Action, Thriller, Mystery
Genres (Tv): Drama, Comedy-drama, Legal drama
Genres (Tv): Comedy, Sitcom, Police procedural
Genres (Tv): Drama
Genres (Tv): Sci-fi, Drama, Western
Genres (Tv): Sci-fi, Adventure, Drama
Genres (Tv): Crime Fiction, Police procedural, Drama, Live action, Legal drama, + more
Genres (Tv): Drama, Comedy
Genres (Tv): True crime, Drama, Anthology
Genres (Tv): Comedy-Drama, Period drama
Genres (Tv): Science fiction, Drama