Top Ten Greatest Soap Operas

The Top Ten

1 Young and the Restless

Beautiful story line and very emotional ones.

I wish terry lester will come back from the grave and rejoin the cast. may God have mercy on his soul

Yes we are still enjoying the story line, however it is becoming a bit draggy in parts and places wish they would get on with the good story finishes!

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2 Days of Our Lives
3 General Hospital

Yes I love this show!
The men are just beautiful! - studyislandisboring

This should be number 1! The characters and the storylines are just so great!

Always enjoy the good acting in this Soap, however the story is dragging where the real identity is slowly unfolding..DNA or what?...get on with it!

As winner of the most daytime Emmys for best drama, and the longest running drama still on air, and still most watched daytime event ever, GH still rocks and is as good as ever under Chris Van Etten the show has great dialogue and acting, again centering around the hospital, as it should.

4 All My Children
5 Another World

I watched AW from the beginning, and was very saddened when it went off the air... my favorite

6 The Bold and the Beautiful
7 EastEnders EastEnders EastEnders is a British soap opera; the first episode was broadcast in the United Kingdom on BBC One on 19 February 1985. EastEnders storylines examine the domestic and professional lives of the people who live and work in the fictional London Borough of Walford in the East End of London.

Best of the best. Nothing can top it! Acting is flawless as well as the writing. Coronation street, Emmerdale and Hollyoaks just copy it, but can never do it like Albert Square.

8 Coronation Street
9 Hollyoaks
10 One Life To Live

The Contenders

11 Guiding Light
12 Emmerdale
13 Neighbours
14 As The World Turns
15 Home and Away
16 Santa Barbara

Best soap opera which has ever been on TV.
It had everything: Humour, unforgettable storylines and great actors.
Too bad that it got cancelled. I guess many, many people would be happy to see the show again but unfortunately it never gets repeated.

17 The Bill
18 Casualty Casualty
19 Dynasty
20 Dallas
21 Passions
22 Holby City
23 Search for Tomorrow
24 House of Anubis House of Anubis House of Anubis is a mystery television series developed for Nickelodeon based on the Dutch-Belgian television series Het Huis Anubis.

Like I said this is the best show I have ever seen

25 Ryan's Hope
26 The Doctors
27 Falcon Crest
28 Fair City
29 Sunset Beach
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200 votes
29 listings
9 years, 326 days old

Top Remixes

1. EastEnders
2. Coronation Street
3. Hollyoaks
1. Young and the Restless
2. General Hospital
3. Days of Our Lives


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