The Best Dramas from 1985

Below is our top ten list of the best Dramas which first started broadcasting in 1985.

10. EastEnders

EastEndersFirst Aired: 19 February, 1985

EastEnders is a TV series starring Adam Woodyatt, Steve McFadden, and Pam St. Clement. The everyday lives of working-class inhabitants of Albert Square, a traditional Victorian square of terrace houses surrounding a park in the East…

9. MacGyver

MacGyverFirst Aired: 29 September, 1985

MacGyver is a TV series starring Richard Dean Anderson, Dana Elcar, and Bruce McGill. The adventures of a secret Agent armed with almost infinite scientific resourcefulness.

8. Neighbours

NeighboursFirst Aired: 18 March, 1985

Neighbours is a TV series starring Stefan Dennis, Alan Fletcher, and Tom Oliver. Australian soap opera exploring the lives and relationships of the residents of Ramsay Street in Erinsborough.

7. The Golden Girls

The%20Golden%20GirlsFirst Aired: 14 September, 1985

The Golden Girls is a TV series starring Bea Arthur, Betty White, and Rue McClanahan. Four previously married women live together in Miami, sharing their various experiences together and enjoying themselves despite hard times.

6. Moonlighting

MoonlightingFirst Aired: 03 March, 1985

Moonlighting is a TV series starring Cybill Shepherd, Bruce Willis, and Allyce Beasley. The quirky cases of a former model and a smart aleck detective who manage a private detective agency.

5. The Twilight Zone

The%20Twilight%20ZoneFirst Aired: 27 September, 1985

The Twilight Zone is a TV series starring Robin Ward, Charles Aidman, and Richard Mulligan. A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but often have a wicked sense of humor and an unexpected twist.

4. Amazing Stories

Amazing%20StoriesFirst Aired: 29 September, 1985

Amazing Stories is a TV series starring Charles Durning, Douglas Seale, and Louis Giambalvo. Truly amazing, fantastical, funny, and odd, and sometimes scary, sad, and endearing stories are portrayed. Many famous actors, actresses,…

3. Anne of Green Gables

Anne%20of%20Green%20GablesFirst Aired: 01 December, 1985

Anne of Green Gables is a TV mini-series starring Megan Follows, Colleen Dewhurst, and Richard Farnsworth. An orphan girl, sent to an elderly brother and sister by mistake, charms her new home and community with her fiery spirit and…

2. North and South

North%20and%20SouthFirst Aired: 03 November, 1985

North and South is a TV mini-series starring Kirstie Alley, Georg Stanford Brown, and David Carradine. Two friends, one northern and one southern, struggle to maintain their friendship as events build towards the American Civil War.

1. Das Boot

Das%20BootFirst Aired: 24 February, 1985

Das Boot is a TV mini-series starring Jürgen Prochnow, Herbert Grönemeyer, and Klaus Wennemann. A World War II German U-Boat crew have a terrifying patrol mission in the early days of the war.