The Best Dramas from 2008


Below is our top ten list of the best Dramas which first started broadcasting in 2008.

10. True Blood


True%20BloodFirst Aired: 07 September, 2008

True Blood is a TV series starring Anna Paquin, Stephen Moyer, and Sam Trammell. Telepathic waitress Sookie Stackhouse encounters a strange new supernatural world when she meets the mysterious Bill Compton, a southern Louisiana…


9. Legend of the Seeker


Legend%20of%20the%20SeekerFirst Aired: 01 November, 2008

Legend of the Seeker is a TV series starring Craig Horner, Bridget Regan, and Bruce Spence. After the mysterious murder of his father, a son’s search for answers begins a momentous fight against tyranny.


8. Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles


Terminator%3A%20The%20Sarah%20Connor%20ChroniclesFirst Aired: 13 January, 2008

Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles is a TV series starring Lena Headey, Thomas Dekker, and Summer Glau. Set after the events in Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991), Sarah Connor and her son, John, try to stay under-the-radar from…


7. Merlin


MerlinFirst Aired: 20 September, 2008

Merlin is a TV series starring John Hurt, Colin Morgan, and Bradley James. These are the brand new adventures of Merlin, the legendary sorcerer as a young man, when he was just a servant to young Prince Arthur on the royal court of…


6. The Mentalist


The%20MentalistFirst Aired: 23 September, 2008

The Mentalist is a TV series starring Simon Baker, Robin Tunney, and Tim Kang. A famous “psychic” outs himself as a fake, and starts working as a consultant for the California Bureau of Investigation so he can find “Red John”, the…


5. Fringe


FringeFirst Aired: 09 September, 2008

Fringe is a TV series starring Anna Torv, Joshua Jackson, and John Noble. An F.B.I. agent is forced to work with an institutionalized scientist and his son in order to rationalize a brewing storm of unexplained phenomena.



4. Sons of Anarchy


Sons%20of%20AnarchyFirst Aired: 03 September, 2008

Sons of Anarchy is a TV series starring Charlie Hunnam, Katey Sagal, and Mark Boone Junior. A biker struggles to balance being a father and being involved in an outlaw motorcycle club.


3. Star Wars: The Clone Wars


Star%20Wars%3A%20The%20Clone%20WarsFirst Aired: 15 August, 2008

Star Wars: The Clone Wars is a TV series starring Tom Kane, Dee Bradley Baker, and Matt Lanter. Jedi Knights lead the Grand Army of the Republic against the droid army of the Separatists.


2. Generation Kill


Generation%20KillFirst Aired: 13 July, 2008

Generation Kill is a TV mini-series starring Alexander SkarsgĂ„rd, James Ransone, and Lee Tergesen. A Rolling Stone reporter, embedded with The 1st Recon Marines chronicles his experiences during the first wave of the American-led…


1. Breaking Bad


Breaking%20BadFirst Aired: 20 January, 2008

Breaking Bad is a TV series starring Bryan Cranston, Aaron Paul, and Anna Gunn. A high school chemistry teacher diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer turns to manufacturing and selling methamphetamine in order to secure his family’s…