The Best TV Shows from 2011


Below is our top ten list of the best TV shows which first started broadcasting in 2011.

10. American Horror Story


American%20Horror%20StoryFirst Aired: 05 October, 2011

American Horror Story is a TV series starring Lady Gaga, Kathy Bates, and Angela Bassett. An anthology series centering on different characters and locations, including a house with a murderous past, an insane asylum, a witch coven,…


9. Homeland


HomelandFirst Aired: 02 October, 2011

Homeland is a TV series starring Claire Danes, Mandy Patinkin, and Damian Lewis. A bipolar CIA operative becomes convinced a prisoner of war has been turned by al-Qaeda and is planning to carry out a terrorist attack on American…


8. The Killing


The%20KillingFirst Aired: 03 April, 2011

The Killing is a TV series starring Mireille Enos, Joel Kinnaman, and Billy Campbell. A police investigation, the saga of a grieving family, and a Seattle mayoral campaign all interlock after the body of 17-year-old Rosie Larsen is…


7. Suits


SuitsFirst Aired: 23 June, 2011

Suits is a TV series starring Gabriel Macht, Patrick J. Adams, and Meghan Markle. On the run from a drug deal gone bad, brilliant college dropout Mike Ross, finds himself working with Harvey Specter, one of New York City’s best…


6. Person of Interest


Person%20of%20InterestFirst Aired: 22 September, 2011

Person of Interest is a TV series starring Jim Caviezel, Taraji P. Henson, and Kevin Chapman. An ex-CIA agent and a wealthy programmer save lives via a surveillance AI that sends them the identities of civilians involved in…


5. Spartacus: Gods of the Arena


Spartacus%3A%20Gods%20of%20the%20ArenaFirst Aired: 21 January, 2011

Spartacus: Gods of the Arena is a TV mini-series starring John Hannah, Manu Bennett, and Peter Mensah. In the time before the arrival of Spartacus, the House of Batiatus faces many challenges from competitors, and within its own…



4. Game of Thrones


Game%20of%20ThronesFirst Aired: 17 April, 2011

Game of Thrones is a TV series starring Emilia Clarke, Peter Dinklage, and Kit Harington. Nine noble families fight for control over the lands of Westeros, while an ancient enemy returns after being dormant for millennia.


3. Shameless


ShamelessFirst Aired: 09 January, 2011

Shameless is a TV series starring Emmy Rossum, William H. Macy, and Ethan Cutkosky. A scrappy, feisty, fiercely loyal Chicago family makes no apologies.


2. Black Mirror


Black%20MirrorFirst Aired: 04 December, 2011

Black Mirror is a TV series starring Daniel Lapaine, Hannah John-Kamen, and Michaela Coel. An anthology series exploring a twisted, high-tech multiverse where humanity’s greatest innovations and darkest instincts collide.


1. Leyla ile Mecnun


Leyla%20ile%20MecnunFirst Aired: 09 February, 2011

Leyla ile Mecnun is a TV series starring Ali Atay, Ahmet M├╝mtaz Taylan, and Serkan Keskin. Turkish television comedy series set in Istanbul, Leyla and Mecnun is a surreal and absurd comedy that revolves around the fictional love…