TV's Greatest Hits: The top 100 series

Random Television or sitcom Quiz

Based on audience size & series longevity, name the top 100 US prime-time TV series of all time. (See How to Play for more info.)

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

How to Play
Score 0/101 Timer 16:00
RankSeriesGenre (Network, years)
1News magazine, (CBS, 1968-present)
2Western, (CBS, 1955-1975)
3Comedy/Variety, (CBS, NBC, 1951-1971)
4Crime procedural, (CBS, 2000-present)
5Talent contest, (FOX, 2002-present)
6Medical drama, (NBC, 1994-2009)
7Western, (NBC, 1959-1973)
8Family Sitcom, (CBS, 1971-1983)
9Anthology (Drama, animation, nature), (ABC, NBC, CBS, 1954-1990)
10Variety, (CBS, 1948-1971)
11Pals sitcom, (NBC, 1994-2004)
12Family/pals sitcom, (CBS, 1962-1974)
13Mystery, (CBS, 1984-1996)
14Crime procedural, (CBS, 2003-present)
15Talent contest, (ABC, 2005-present)
16Workplace Sitcom, (CBS, 1972-1983)
17Reality contest, (CBS, 2000-present)
18Workplace Sitcom, (NBC, 1982-1993)
19Prime-time soap, (CBS, 1978-1991)
20Family Sitcom, (NBC, 1984-1992)
21Family/work Sitcom, (NBC, 1993-2004)
22Family/work Sitcom, (CBS, 1960-1968)
23Family/workSitcom, (ABC, 1988-1997)
24Family Sitcom, (CBS, 2003-2015)
25Medical drama / Prime-tme soap, (ABC, 2005-present)
26Crime procedural, (NBC, 1990-2010)
27Family Sitcom, (ABC, 1991-1999)
28Crime procedural, (CBS, 2002-2012)
29News magazine, (ABC, 1978-present)
30Comedy/Variety, (CBS, NBC, 1950-1965)
31Pals Sitcom, (ABC, 1977-1985)
32Family Sitcom, (CBS, 1951-1961)
33Family Sitcom, (ABC, CBS, 1953-1971)
34Family Sitcom, (CBS, 1962-1971)
35Quiz show, (NBC, 1950-1961)
36Family Sitcom, (CBS, 1996-2005)
37Family/Pals Sitcom, (ABC, 1974-1984)
38Prime-time soap, (ABC, 2004-2012)
39Game show, (CBS, 1952-1967)
40Crime procedural, (NBC, 1952-1970)
41Talent contest, (CBS, 1948-1958)
41TFamily Sitcom, (CBS, 1975-1985)
43Pals Sitcom, (NBC, 1990-1998)
44Crime procedural, (CBS, 1968-1980)
45Crime procedural, (CBS, 2005-present)
46Comedy/Variety, (CBS, 1952-1970)
47Crime procedural, (ABC, 1993-2005)
48Family Sitcom, (CBS, 1975-1984)
49Pals/Family Sitcom, (NBC, CBS, 1985-1993)
50Crime procedural, (CBS, 2002-2009)
51Pals Sitcom, (ABC, 1976-1983)
RankSeriesGenre (Network, years)
52Comedy/Variety, (NBC, ABC, 1948-1967)
53Family/Workplace Sitcom, (NBC, 1972-1977)
54Workplace Sitcom, (CBS, 1988-1998)
55Workplace Sitcom, (CBS, 1964-1970)
56Crime procedural, (CBS, 2009-present)
57Prime-time soap, (ABC, 1981-1989)
58Family/WorkSitcom, (CBS, 1976-1985)
59Western, (NBC, ABC, 1957-1965)
60Reality comedy , (CBS, NBC, ABC, 1948-2005)
61Pals Sitcom, (NBC, 1987-1993)
62Family Sitcom, (ABC, CBS, 1960-1972)
63Crime procedural, (NBC, 1999-present)
64Pals Sitcom, (CBS, 2007-present)
65Crime procedural, (CBS, 2008-present)
66Family/WorkSitcom, (ABC, 1984-1992)
66TFamily Sitcom / Fantasy, (ABC, 1964-1972)
68Comedy/Romance, (ABC, 1977-1986)
69Anthology drama, (NBC, ABC, 1949-1963)
70Western / Family, (NBC, 1974-1983)
71Workplace Sitcom, (ABC, 1989-1997)
72Medical Drama, (FOX, 2004-2012)
73Family drama, (CBS, 1972-1981)
74Western, (CBS, 1957-1963)
75Drama / Fantasy, (CBS, 1994-2003)
76Reality comedy , (ABC, 1990-present)
77Anthology drama, (CBS, 1953-1962)
78Prime-time soap, (CBS, 1981-1990)
79Variety, (CBS, 1949-1959)
80Workplace Sitcom, (CBS, 1970-1977)
81News magazine, (ABC, 1989-2012)
82Family Sitcom, (CBS, 1972-1978)
83Medical drama, (ABC, 1969-1976)
84Family Sitcom, (NBC, 1982-1989)
85Crime procedural, (CBS, 1980-1988)
86Crime procedural, (NBC, 1967-1975)
87Sketch comedy, (NBC, 1950-1955)
87TSketch comedy, (NBC, 1968-1973)
89Crime procedural, (CBS, 2004-2013)
90Family/ Pals Sitcom, (ABC, 1987-1995)
91Prime-time soap, (CBS, 1979-1993)
92Family Sitcom, (CBS, 1954-1960)
93Family Sitcom, (CBS, 1966-1971)
94Pals Sitcom, (NBC, 1984-1992)
95Comedy variety, (NBC, 1965-1974)
96Family Sitcom, (ABC, 1985-1992)
97Comedy-Drama, (CBS, 1979-1985)
98Pals Sitcom, (NBC, 1998-2006)
99Western, (NBC, 1962-1971)
100Family/WorkSitcom, (CBS, 1961-1966)
168Family Sitcom animated (FOX, 1989-present)

Friend Scores

  Player Best Score Plays Last Played
You You haven't played this game yet.

You Might Also Like...