The Best New Cable Dramas of the Last Few Years

List Rules
Only dramatic series that have premiered Season 1 on cable channels on or after January 1, 2019.

Many people claim we're in a Golden Age of television, and the best cable dramas since 2019 may prove as much. The best cable TV dramas to premiere in 2019 and beyond come in many forms. Some excellent cable dramas are about personal relationships while other good dramatic cable series feature supernatural elements. Many current cable TV shows have been honored with awards.


What shows will you find on this top modern cable drama series list? Station Eleven adapts the novel of the same name into a fascinating miniseries about a group of people trying to survive in a post-apocalypse. Killing Eve is another great cable TV show to have premiered since 2019. The film Snowpiercer the film may have premiered in 2013, but the television gave fans a pretty good adaptation when it premiered on TNT in 2020. Other good cable dramas featured on this list include Mare of Easttown, Watchmen, and The Undoing.

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