Top Ten English-Speaking TV Series

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This is the list containing all time english T.V. series.

The Top Ten

1 Friends Friends F•R•I•E•N•D•S is an American television sitcom, created by David Crane and Marta Kauffman, which originally aired on NBC from September 22, 1994, to May 6, 2004, lasting ten seasons. It now airs on Nick at Nite. ...read more.

Simply one of the best series which gave 10 season hits. the characters were realistic and faces common day problems. Ross is a sweet-natured man of good humor, although he is often clumsy and socially awkward. Ross is involved in an on-again-off-again relationship with Rachel throughout the series. Ross has three failed marriages during the series: Rachel, Emily, and Carol, a lesbian who is also the mother of his son, Ben.

Rachel, the queen bee of her college and a runaway girl. Rachel and Ross Geller are later involved in an on-again-off-again relationship throughout the series. She lives with Ross sister and her best friend Monica.

Monica, known for her perfectionist, bossy, competitive, and obsessive-compulsive nature shows her constant desperation for experience of motherhood ends up with Chandler.

Chandler BING has a peculiar family history being the son of an erotic novelist mother and a gay, cross-dressing Las Vegas star father. Chandler is known for his ...more - thisisakd

One of my favorite series of all time. - Kiteretsunu

2 Game of Thrones Game of Thrones Game of Thrones is an American fantasy drama television series created by David Benioff and D. B. Weiss. It is an adaptation of A Song of Ice and Fire, George R. R. Martin's series of fantasy novels, the first of which is titled A Game of Thrones.

Epic series. full of drama and suspense. every episode has a twist. the character you think will be the winner is out of the picture in the very next episode. The series, set on the fictional continents of Westeros and Essos at the end of a decade-long summer, interweaves several plot lines. The first follows the members of several noble houses in a civil war for the Iron Throne of the Seven Kingdoms; the second covers the rising threat of the impending winter and the mythical creatures of the North; the third chronicles the attempts of the exiled last scion of the realm's deposed dynasty to reclaim the throne. Through its morally ambiguous characters, the series explores issues of social hierarchy, religion, loyalty, corruption, civil war, crime, and punishment. - thisisakd

3 M*A*S*H M*A*S*H

The series premiered in the U.S. on September 17, 1972, and ended February 28, 1983, with the finale, "Goodbye, Farewell and Amen", becoming the most watched television episode in U.S. television history at the time, with a record-breaking 125 million viewers. The series is usually categorized as a situation comedy, though it is sometimes also described as a "dark comedy" or a "dramedy" because of the dramatic subject material often presented. - thisisakd

4 Prison Break Prison Break Prison Break is an American television serial drama created by Paul Scheuring, that was broadcast on Fox for four seasons, from 2005 to 2009. The series revolves around two brothers.

The series revolves around two brothers; one has been sentenced to death for a crime he did not commit, and the other devises an elaborate plan to help his brother escape prison and clear his name. Prison Break was nominated for several industry awards, and won the 2006 People's Choice Award for Favorite New T.V. Drama and was nominated for the 2005 Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series Drama. - thisisakd

5 Breaking Bad Breaking Bad Breaking Bad is an American crime drama television series created and produced by Vince Gilligan. The show originally aired on the AMC network for five seasons, from January 20, 2008, to September 29, 2013.

American crime drama. The main character is Walter White (Bryan Cranston), a struggling high school chemistry teacher who is diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer at the beginning of the series. He turns to a life of crime, producing and selling crystallized methamphetamine, in order to secure his family's financial future before he dies, teaming with his former student, Jesse Pinkman (Aaron Paul). - thisisakd

6 I Love Lucy

The black-and-white series originally ran from October 15, 1951, to May 6, 1957, on CBS. I Love Lucy was the most watched show in the United States in four of its six seasons, and was the first to end its run at the top of the Nielsen ratings (an accomplishment later matched by The Andy Griffith Show and Seinfeld). - thisisakd

7 Seinfeld Seinfeld Four single friends -- comic Jerry Seinfeld, bungling George Costanza, frustrated working gal Elaine Benes and eccentric neighbor Cosmo Kramer -- deal with the absurdities of everyday life in New York City.

Created by stand up comedian jerry sienfiel ran for 9 season. Seinfeld broke several conventions of mainstream television. Often described as being "a show about nothing", Notable catchphrases include "Yada, yada, yada", "No soup for you", "These pretzels are making me thirsty" and "Not that there's anything wrong with that". - thisisakd

8 The Simpsons The Simpsons The Simpsons is an American animated sitcom created by Matt Groening that started in 1989, and is still running as of 2017, making it the longest running animated sitcom. It is about a man named Homer and his family Marge, Bart, Lisa and Maggie going through a long series of misadventures.

The Simpsons is the longest-running American sitcom, the longest-running American animated program. It has won dozens of awards since it debuted as a series, including 31 Primetime Emmy Awards, 30 Annie Awards and a Peabody Award. - thisisakd

9 How I Met Your Mother How I Met Your Mother How I Met Your Mother is an American sitcom that originally aired on CBS from September 19, 2005, to March 31, 2014. The series follows the main character, Ted Mosby, and his group of friends in Manhattan.

The series revolves around Ted Mosby narrating the story of how he met Tracy McConnell to his children. While living in New York City and working as an architect, the narrative deals with his best friends, including the long-lasting couple Marshall Eriksen and Lily Aldrin ; the eccentric, womanizer-playboy Barney Stinson; and news anchor Robin Scherbatsky. The series explores many storylines, including a love triangle between Robin, Ted, and Barney; Marshall and Lily's relationship; as well as the careers of the characters. - thisisakd

Best show ever. Exactly the same as friends though but better in some way

10 The Wonder Years The Wonder Years The Wonder Years is an American television comedy-drama created by Neal Marlens and Carol Black. It ran on ABC from 1988 until 1993. The pilot aired on January 31, 1988, following ABC's coverage of Super Bowl XXII.

This series also had by far the best background music soundtrack in T.V. history, but due to the fact that they used the actual hits by major 1960's artists, legal copyright issues have kept this high-quality series from becoming available on DVD.
Recent preliminary rumor has it that the legal issues are being ironed out, and DVD's may be available soon.

Considered by the best "coming of age" series in T.V. history, and is also one of the very few T.V. /movie depictions about growing up and everyday life in the USA during 1960's that is relatively accurate.

The Contenders

11 The Company
12 Criminal Minds Criminal Minds Criminal Minds is an American police procedural crime drama television series created by Jeff Davis, and is the original show in the Criminal Minds franchise.

It's SO good. The highlight is, Dr. Spencer Reid. In my opinion.

13 Vampire Dairies

The series follows the life of Elena Gilbert (Nina Dobrev), a teenage girl who falls deeply in love with a 163-year-old vampire named Stefan Salvatore (Paul Wesley). Their relationship becomes increasingly complicated as Stefan's vicious and malevolent older brother Damon Salvatore (Ian Somerhalder) returns with a plan to wreak havoc on the town, seeking revenge against his younger brother for turning him into a vampire against his will. Both brothers begin to show affection towards Elena, mainly because of her resemblance to their past love Katherine Pierce. - thisisakd

14 Bonanza
15 The Rockford Files
16 Every Witch Way Every Witch Way Every Witch Way is an American telenovela-formatted teen sitcom that originally aired on Nickelodeon from January 1, 2014, to July 30, 2015. It is the American version of the Nickelodeon Latin American show Grachi.

Best English comedy drama in history, it's even for kids, and yet it's in serial format, but not a soap opera (those shows are for mature audiences), it has such a great plot and great actors.

17 Rocko's Modern Life Rocko's Modern Life Rocko's Modern Life is an American animated television series created by Joe Murray for Nickelodeon. The series centers on the surreal life of an anthropomorphic Australian-immigrant wallaby named Rocko as well as his friends: the gluttonous steer Heffer, the neurotic turtle Filburt, and Rocko's faithful ...read more.
18 Frasier
19 The Brady Bunch The Brady Bunch
20 Acropolis Now
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