Though television has been called an idiot box, many people rely on TV to entertain and educate themselves; TV has been the most popular media of all time. Let’s have a look on top 10 most popular TV shows of all time which has entertain us now for decades…
10. The Amazing Race
This was a show that had no actors as it was based on a reality race around the world with less or more resources. In this; different locations were set as the finish line and whoever wins would get a load of cash as prize.
In each of episode of this show, the episode name was named after a french cuisine dish. This was a s program that only had 13 episodes per season. This program was American thriller that was developed for Channel NBC by Bryan Fuller. This program is inspired from the elements and characters of a novel written by Thomas Harris. Its focus is on the friendly relationship between Dr. Hannibal Lecter, who is a psychiatrist in forensic department and Will Graham, who is an FBI investigator. Due to some circumstances, they later become biggest enemy with each other.
8. Grey’s Anatomy
This show rotates around the lives of five medical interns, Meredith Grey, Alex Karev, Izzie, Christina Yang, and George O’Malley and the senior doctors. This show always has a moral value in each of its episode. They spend their medical life with patients and problems in Seattle Grace Hospital. At some stages of the show the hospital sees extreme ups and downs. Some of the interns and some seniors also leave but in the end everything remains normal.
7. Spongebob Squarepants
This is a kid’s cartoon is famous all over the world. It started in 1999, May 1st made by Staphen Hillenburg. This was after the ending of his previous show “Rocko’s Modern Life” that he started working on this show. His name is ‘Spongebob’ because Stephen thought that people would think that he is made of cheese not sponge. Square-pants was added firstly because it has a nice ring to it and the shape of the character. His fellow characters are Patrick Star, Sandy Cheeks, Squidward Tentacles, Sheldon Plankton and Eugene Krabs.
6. The Simpsons
This is the only an adult cartoon-show on the list of Top 10 Most Popular TV Shows of All Time; this is also a sitcom production. It features on the life a five member family and their pet dog, which is very bizarre. This was created by Matt Groening for the Fox Broadcasting Company. It screened its deut on December 17, 1989 it has been succesful all over the globe and a film ‘The Simpsons’ was also released on July 26 and July 27, 2007 and was a success. This is the longest running programme of America as it has broadcasted its 24th season in 2012.
5. Two and a Half Men
Two and a half men cannot be described by any other word but ‘stomach ache’ as it is one of the funniest program on TV. It is a full American show whose debut was premiered on the channel CBS in 2003, September 22 created by Chuck Lorre. Its lead actors are Charlie Sheen, Angus T. Jones and Jon Cryer. In this ‘Charlie’, the elder brother in whose house his younger brother ‘Alan’ and his son ‘Jake’ live and complicate his free-wheeling life with his unlimited credit card.
Friends; written in the show as F.R.I.E.N.D.S is an American sitcom comedy program. It was first premiered on September 22, 1994 on the channel NBC. It was made by David Crane and Marta Kauffman. It rotated around a group of friends living in Manhattan. This show was a hit as you can see that it has managed to enter its name in the list of Top 10 Most Popular TV Shows of All Time.
3. How I met Your Mother
It is an American sitcom comedy premiered on CBS on September 19, 2005. It focuses on the social and romantic lives of some friends living in Manhattan. It has been a success all over the world and is known for its eccentric humor and unique structure.
2. The Big Bang Theory
Another comedy program by Chuck Lorre and Bill Prady is a sitcom production. It is also an American show whose debut was on September 24, 2007 on CBS. It focuses on the lives of four physicists who live in one apartment together. These four are Raj, Sheldon, Howard and Leonard and an additional character Penny who lives next door and is also a waitress in a restaurant. These four friends often go out. In these four Sheldon only talks in scientific language and is also the most fussy.
1. Star Trek: The Next Generation
This was created by Gene Roddenberry and is an American science fiction TV series that was launched September 28, 1987 to almost 27 million Star Trek fans. In this, all the characters stay near Milky Way Galaxy and are in 2360’s. With exactly 178 episodes, it is the longest Star Trek series. It ended on 1994 with a two hour finale and the title ‘All Good Things’.