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Best ABC TV Shows

Twin Peaks

Twin Peaks

8.1/10
April 8, 1990 on ABC
The body of Laura Palmer is washed up on a beach near the small Washington state town of Twin Peaks. FBI Special Agent Dale Cooper is called in to investigate her strange demise only to uncover a web of mystery that ultimately leads him deep into the hear
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GenresDrama, Thriller, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Mystery
Number Of Seasons3
Created ByMark Frost
NetworksABC
First Air DateApril 8, 1990
Last Air DateSeptember 3, 2017
StatusEnded
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The Untouchables

The Untouchables

8/10
October 15, 1959 on ABC
The Untouchables is an American crime drama that ran from 1959 to 1963 on ABC. Based on the memoir of the same name by Eliot Ness and Oscar Fraley, it fictionalized Ness' experiences as a Prohibition agent, fighting crime in Chicago in the 1930s with the
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    GenresDrama
    Number Of Seasons4
    NetworksABC
    First Air DateOctober 15, 1959
    Last Air DateMay 21, 1963
    StatusEnded
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    The Last Defense

    The Last Defense

    8/10
    June 12, 2018 on ABC
    This docu-series explores and exposes flaws in the American justice system through emotional, in-depth examinations of the death row cases of Darlie Routier and Julius Jones.
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    GenresDocumentary
    Number Of Seasons1
    NetworksABC
    First Air DateJune 12, 2018
    Last Air DateJuly 24, 2018
    StatusReturning Series
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    Columbo

    Columbo

    8/10
    September 15, 1971 on ABC
    Columbo is a friendly, verbose, disheveled-looking police detective who is consistently underestimated by his suspects. Despite his unprepossessing appearance and apparent absentmindedness, he shrewdly solves all of his cases and secures all evidence need
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      GenresCrime, Drama, Mystery
      Number Of Seasons11
      Created ByRichard Levinson
      NetworksABC
      First Air DateSeptember 15, 1971
      Last Air DateDecember 22, 2005
      StatusEnded
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      Boston Legal

      Boston Legal

      7.8/10
      October 3, 2004 on ABC
      Boston Legal is an American legal dramedy created by David E. Kelley and produced in association with 20th Century Fox Television for ABC. The series aired from October 3, 2004, to December 8, 2008. Boston Legal is a spin-off of long-running Kelley serie
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      GenresComedy, Drama
      Number Of Seasons5
      Created ByDavid E. Kelley
      NetworksABC
      First Air DateOctober 3, 2004
      Last Air DateDecember 8, 2008
      StatusEnded
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      Boy Meets World

      Boy Meets World

      7.8/10
      September 24, 1993 on ABC
      Boy Meets World is an American television sitcom that chronicles the coming of age events and everyday life-lessons of Cory Matthews, a Philadelphian who grows up from a young boy to a married man. The show aired for seven seasons from 1993 to 2000 on ABC
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        GenresDrama, Comedy
        Number Of Seasons7
        Created ByApril Kelly
        NetworksABC
        First Air DateSeptember 24, 1993
        Last Air DateMay 5, 2000
        StatusEnded
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        77 Sunset Strip

        77 Sunset Strip

        7.8/10
        October 10, 1958 on ABC
        77 Sunset Strip is an hour-length American television private detective series created by Roy Huggins and starring Efrem Zimbalist, Jr., Roger Smith, and Edd Byrnes. The show was the subject of an ownership battle between Roy Huggins and Warner Brothers,
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          GenresDrama, Crime
          Number Of Seasons6
          Created ByRoy Huggins
          NetworksABC
          First Air DateOctober 10, 1958
          Last Air DateFebruary 7, 1964
          StatusEnded
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          Scrubs

          Scrubs

          7.8/10
          October 2, 2001 on ABC
          In the unreal world of Sacred Heart Hospital, John "J.D" Dorian learns the ways of medicine, friendship and life.
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          GenresDrama, Comedy
          Number Of Seasons9
          Created ByBill Lawrence
          NetworksABC
          First Air DateOctober 2, 2001
          Last Air DateMarch 17, 2010
          StatusEnded
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          Lost

          Lost

          7.8/10
          September 22, 2004 on ABC
          Stripped of everything, the survivors of a horrific plane crash must work together to stay alive. But the island holds many secrets.
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          GenresDrama, Action & Adventure, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Mystery
          Number Of Seasons6
          Created ByJeffrey Lieber
          NetworksABC
          First Air DateSeptember 22, 2004
          Last Air DateMay 23, 2010
          StatusEnded
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          My So-Called Life

          My So-Called Life

          7.7/10
          August 25, 1994 on ABC
          The life of a 15 year-old high school student, whose angst-ridden journey through adolescence, friendship, parents, and life teaches her what it means to grow up.
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            GenresDrama
            Number Of Seasons1
            Created ByWinnie Holzman
            NetworksABC
            First Air DateAugust 25, 1994
            Last Air DateJanuary 26, 1995
            StatusCanceled
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            The Odd Couple

            The Odd Couple

            7.7/10
            September 24, 1970 on ABC
            The Odd Couple is a television situation comedy broadcast from September 24, 1970 to March 7, 1975 on ABC. It stars Tony Randall as Felix Unger and Jack Klugman as Oscar Madison, and was the first of several developed by Garry Marshall for Paramount Telev
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              GenresComedy
              Number Of Seasons5
              NetworksABC
              First Air DateSeptember 24, 1970
              Last Air DateMarch 7, 1975
              StatusEnded
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              The Critic

              The Critic

              7.7/10
              January 26, 1994 on ABC
              The Critic is an American prime time animated series revolving around the life of New York film critic Jay Sherman, voiced by actor Jon Lovitz. It was created by writing partners Al Jean and Mike Reiss, who had previously worked as writers and showrunners
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                GenresAnimation, Comedy, Drama
                Number Of Seasons3
                Created ByAl Jean
                NetworksABC
                First Air DateJanuary 26, 1994
                Last Air DateMay 21, 1995
                StatusEnded
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                The Goldbergs

                The Goldbergs

                7.6/10
                September 24, 2013 on ABC
                Before there were parenting blogs, trophies for showing up, and peanut allergies, there was a simpler time called the '80s. For geeky 11-year old Adam these were his wonder years and he faced them armed with a video camera to capture all the crazy. The Go
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                GenresComedy
                Number Of Seasons6
                Created ByAdam F. Goldberg
                NetworksABC
                First Air DateSeptember 24, 2013
                Last Air DateDecember 12, 2018
                StatusReturning Series
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                Barney Miller

                Barney Miller

                7.5/10
                January 23, 1975 on ABC
                Barney Miller is an American situation comedy television series set in a New York City police station in Greenwich Village. The series originally was broadcast from January 23, 1975 to May 20, 1982 on ABC. It was created by Danny Arnold and Theodore J. Fl
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                  GenresComedy
                  Number Of Seasons8
                  Created ByTheodore J. Flicker
                  NetworksABC
                  First Air DateJanuary 23, 1975
                  Last Air DateMay 20, 1982
                  StatusEnded
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                  The Good Doctor

                  The Good Doctor

                  7.5/10
                  September 25, 2017 on ABC
                  A young surgeon with Savant syndrome is recruited into the surgical unit of a prestigious hospital. The question will arise: can a person who doesn't have the ability to relate to people actually save their lives?
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                  GenresDrama
                  Number Of Seasons2
                  Created ByDavid Shore
                  NetworksABC
                  First Air DateSeptember 25, 2017
                  Last Air DateDecember 3, 2018
                  StatusReturning Series
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                  The Pink Panther Show

                  The Pink Panther Show

                  7.5/10
                  December 18, 1964 on ABC
                  The Pink Panther Show is a showcase of cartoon shorts produced by David H. DePatie and Friz Freleng between 1969 and 1979, starring the animated Pink Panther character from the opening credits of the live-action films. The series was produced by Mirisch F
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                  GenresAnimation, Comedy
                  Number Of Seasons4
                  Created ByFriz Freleng
                  NetworksABC
                  First Air DateDecember 18, 1964
                  Last Air DateFebruary 1, 1980
                  StatusEnded
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                  Station 19

                  Station 19

                  7.5/10
                  March 22, 2018 on ABC
                  A group of heroic firefighters at Seattle Fire Station 19—from captain to newest recruit—risk their lives and hearts both in the line of duty and off the clock. These brave men and women are like family, literally and figuratively, and together they put t
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                  GenresDrama
                  Number Of Seasons2
                  Created ByStacy McKee
                  NetworksABC
                  First Air DateMarch 22, 2018
                  Last Air DateNovember 15, 2018
                  StatusReturning Series
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                  Welcome Back, Kotter

                  Welcome Back, Kotter

                  7.5/10
                  September 9, 1975 on ABC
                  Welcome Back, Kotter is an American television sitcom starring Gabe Kaplan and featuring a young John Travolta. Videotaped in front of a live studio audience, it originally aired on the ABC network from September 9, 1975, to June 8, 1979.
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                    GenresComedy
                    Number Of Seasons4
                    Created ByGabe Kaplan
                    NetworksABC
                    First Air DateSeptember 9, 1975
                    Last Air DateJune 8, 1979
                    StatusEnded
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                    Castle

                    Castle

                    7.4/10
                    March 8, 2009 on ABC
                    After a serial killer imitates the plots of his novels, successful mystery novelist Richard "Rick" Castle receives permission from the Mayor of New York City to tag along with an NYPD homicide investigation team for research purposes.
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                    GenresDrama, Crime
                    Number Of Seasons8
                    Created ByAndrew W. Marlowe
                    NetworksABC
                    First Air DateMarch 8, 2009
                    Last Air DateMay 16, 2016
                    StatusCanceled
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