The Very The Best ITV Shows
This list of the top current and canceled ITV shows of all time includes the date when each show first aired, as well as which actors starred in the show. The best ITV TV shows of all time includes old ITV shows, as this list covers the entire history of the network. This list is sorted by popularity, so the shows with the most votes are at the top of the list.
Answering the question, “What is the best ITV show of all time?”, this list includes top TV favorites Poldark, Love Island, and Coronation Street. ITV has something for everyone. If you're interested in period dramas then Downton Abbey may be your cup of tea. If British procedurals are your thing, then ITV several great detective series for you such as Agatha Christie’s Poirot, Midsomer Murders, or Inspector Morse.
What are the best ITV TV series ever? Vote up the best ITV shows, or use this list to build a whole new one just like it, then re-rank it to fit your opinion.
- Premiered: September 26, 2010
Immerse yourself in a world full of drama, romance, and intrigue as you follow the lives of the Crawley family and their servants in this highly acclaimed period drama. Set in a beautiful English country estate, this captivating series brings the early 20th century to life with its superb performances, lavish costumes, and compelling storylines. You'll be hooked from the very first episode!
Doc MartinChris O'Dowd, Louise Jameson
- Premiered: 2004
If you're up for a bit of humor mixed with drama, this charming series about a grumpy but brilliant doctor will have you laughing and crying in equal measure. When the socially awkward but highly skilled surgeon relocates to a picturesque Cornish village, he quickly realizes that his big-city ways don't quite fit in with the quirky locals. This show is an absolute gem, guaranteed to warm your heart.
- Premiered: April 14, 2013
Step back in time to 1960s Oxford, where a young Detective Sergeant Endeavour Morse begins his career in law enforcement. This gripping prequel to the much-loved Inspector Morse series delivers a fresh take on the iconic detective, with intriguing mysteries, compelling characters, and a stunning backdrop. Trust us, you won't want to miss a single episode.
- Premiered: May 1, 2011
This captivating detective drama stars the brilliant Brenda Blethyn as DCI Vera Stanhope, a sharp and witty investigator with a knack for solving complex cases. Set against the breathtaking landscapes of Northumberland, each episode delves into the darker side of human nature, while providing viewers with a healthy dose of wit and warmth. An engrossing watch, to say the least.
- Premiered: January 8, 1989
Dive headfirst into the world of Hercule Poirot, Agatha Christie's iconic Belgian detective, who uses his “little grey cells” to solve some of the most perplexing crimes. This long-running series boasts superb acting, intricate plots, and stunning period settings that transport you back in time. It's a must-watch for any fan of classic whodunits.
- Premiered: March 23, 1997
Venture into the seemingly idyllic English countryside, where murder lurks around every corner. This long-running crime drama focuses on DCI Tom Barnaby and his successors as they investigate grisly happenings in the picturesque but deadly villages of Midsomer. Brimming with suspense, intrigue, and dark humor, this show is perfect for fans of quintessential British mysteries.