The Best Dramas from 2001


Below is our top ten list of the best Dramas which first started broadcasting in 2001.

10. Smallville


SmallvilleFirst Aired: 16 May, 2001

Smallville is a TV series starring Tom Welling, Michael Rosenbaum, and Allison Mack. A young Clark Kent struggles to find his place in the world as he learns to harness his alien powers for good and deals with the typical troubles…


9. Scrubs


ScrubsFirst Aired: 02 October, 2001

Scrubs is a TV series starring Zach Braff, Donald Faison, and Sarah Chalke. In the unreal world of Sacred Heart Hospital, intern John “J.D.” Dorian learns the ways of medicine, friendship and life.


8. Enterprise


EnterpriseFirst Aired: 25 September, 2001

Enterprise is a TV series starring Scott Bakula, John Billingsley, and Jolene Blalock. A century before Captain Kirk’s five-year mission, Jonathan Archer captains the United Earth ship Enterprise during the early years of Starfleet,…


7. 24


24First Aired: 06 November, 2001

24 is a TV series starring Kiefer Sutherland, Mary Lynn Rajskub, and Carlos Bernard. Jack Bauer races against the clock to subvert terrorist plots and save his nation from ultimate disaster.


6. Alias


AliasFirst Aired: 30 September, 2001

Alias is a TV series starring Jennifer Garner, Ron Rifkin, and Carl Lumbly. Sydney Bristow (Jennifer Garner) is an international spy recruited out of college, trained for espionage and self-defense.


5. The Office


The%20OfficeFirst Aired: 09 July, 2001

The Office is a TV series starring Ricky Gervais, Martin Freeman, and Mackenzie Crook. The story of an office that faces closure when the company decides to downsize its branches. A documentary film crew follow staff and the manager…



4. Six Feet Under


Six%20Feet%20UnderFirst Aired: 03 June, 2001

Six Feet Under is a TV series starring Peter Krause, Michael C. Hall, and Frances Conroy. A chronicle of the lives of a dysfunctional family who run an independent funeral home in Los Angeles.


3. Samurai Jack


Samurai%20JackFirst Aired: 10 August, 2001

Samurai Jack is a TV series starring Phil LaMarr, Mako, and Kevin Michael Richardson. A samurai sent through time fights to return home and save the world.


2. Justice League


Justice%20LeagueFirst Aired: 17 November, 2001

Justice League is a TV series starring Carl Lumbly, Phil LaMarr, and Michael Rosenbaum. Seven of the most formidable heroes form arguably the most powerful team ever.


1. Band of Brothers


Band%20of%20BrothersFirst Aired: 09 September, 2001

Band of Brothers is a TV mini-series starring Scott Grimes, Damian Lewis, and Ron Livingston. The story of Easy Company of the U.S. Army 101st Airborne Division, and their mission in World War II Europe, from Operation Overlord,…