The Worst TV Shows from 1984


Here is our list of the ten worst TV shows which first aired in 1984. Let us know what you think in the comments!

10. V


VFirst Aired: 07 October, 1984

V is a TV series starring Marc Singer, Faye Grant, and Michael Ironside. A year after Liberation Day, courtesy of the red-dust bacteria, the humanoid, lizard-like aliens develop a resistance to the micro-organism and try to regain…


9. Transformers


TransformersFirst Aired: 17 September, 1984

Transformers is a TV series starring Frank Welker, Peter Cullen, and Corey Burton. Two opposing factions of transforming alien robots engage in a battle that has the fate of Earth in the balance.


8. Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends


Thomas%20the%20Tank%20Engine%20%26%20FriendsFirst Aired: 09 October, 1984

Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends is a TV series starring Michael Angelis, Keith Wickham, and Michael Brandon. This series follows the adventures of Thomas the Tank Engine and all of his engine friends on the Island of Sodor.


7. Punky Brewster


Punky%20BrewsterFirst Aired: 16 September, 1984

Punky Brewster is a TV series starring Soleil Moon Frye, George Gaynes, and Cherie Johnson. Young Punky Brewster is abandoned with her dog, Brandon, in a supermarket. When she befriends Henry Warnimont, her new family life begins.


6. Charles in Charge


Charles%20in%20ChargeFirst Aired: 03 October, 1984

Charles in Charge is a TV series starring Scott Baio, Willie Aames, and Nicole Eggert. Charles, a college student, is a live-in housekeeper in the Powell household. Charles, along with his friend Buddy, attempts to juggle his…


5. Airwolf


AirwolfFirst Aired: 22 January, 1984

Airwolf is a TV series starring Jan-Michael Vincent, Alex Cord, and Ernest Borgnine. As part of a deal with an intelligence agency to look for his missing brother, a renegade pilot goes on missions with an advanced battle helicopter.



4. Miami Vice


Miami%20ViceFirst Aired: 16 September, 1984

Miami Vice is a TV series starring Don Johnson, Philip Michael Thomas, and Saundra Santiago. Resplendent with authentic 1980’s music, fashion and vibe, “Miami Vice” follows two undercover detectives and their extended team through…


3. Who’s the Boss?


Who%27s%20the%20Boss%3FFirst Aired: 20 September, 1984

Who’s the Boss? is a TV series starring Tony Danza, Judith Light, and Alyssa Milano. Tony Micelli, a retired baseball player, becomes the housekeeper of Angela Bower, an advertising executive in New York. Together they raise their…


2. Murder, She Wrote


Murder%2C%20She%20WroteFirst Aired: 30 September, 1984

Murder, She Wrote is a TV series starring Angela Lansbury, William Windom, and Ron Masak. Professional writer and amateur sleuth Jessica Fletcher uses her intellect, charm, and persistence to get to the bottom of every crime she…


1. The Cosby Show


The%20Cosby%20ShowFirst Aired: 20 September, 1984

The Cosby Show is a TV series starring Bill Cosby, Phylicia Rashad, and Keshia Knight Pulliam. The goings-on in the life of a successful African-American family.