TV is booming right now, with some fantastic TV shows being aired. There is something for every genre and every enthusiast. There is fantasy, crime, drama, comedy; something for every viewer. Here is a list of some of the top Hollywood TV shows that are wowing the hearts and minds of viewers. To watch these shows, you can always use Windham NY Satellite TV.
Game of Thrones (2011)
In recent times, this is probably the most prolific Hollywood TV show to have been created. Based on the epic fantasy series created by author George R. R. Martin, this TV show from the HBO stable has become part of pop culture history. This award winning show created by David Benioff and DB Weiss is about the bloody battles between seven royal kingdoms for the position of the Iron Throne of Westeros.
True Detective (2014)
The newest gem to join the list, watch A-list actors Woody Harrelson and Matthew McConaughey as detectives on a hunt for a serial killer spanning seventeen long years. The first season has just ended, and the next season will feature a new story with new characters. True Detective has inspired a rabid cult following worldwide.
House of Cards (2013)
Yet another show featuring an established A-list actor, Kevin Spacey in the role of a psychopathic Congressman bent on exacting vengeance on the people who betrayed him. He is assisted by his equally ruthless and intelligent wife, played by Robin Wright.
The Walking Dead (2010)
This show is one for all the zombie blood and gore loving viewers out there. Created by Frank Darabont, the narrative focuses on police officer Rick Grimes leading a band of survivors in a world taken over by zombies. Watch it on Windham NY Satellite TV.
The Big Bang Theory (2007)
Over the last seven years, this sitcom by Chuck Lorre and Bill Prady has become a pop culture phenomenon itself. Featuring a group of academically brilliant scientists with limited social skills, Sheldon, Leonard, Raj and Howard have captured the hearts and minds of millions of viewers.
Another TV show that is over eight seasons old, this horror show follows the lives of the two brothers Sam and Dean Winchester as they follow their father’s legacy of hunting down supernatural beings like monsters and demons.
For all the fans of Boston Legal, this show was a life-saver. This legal drama follows the shenanigans of suave legal eagle Harvey Spectre, played by Gabriel Macht and his sidekick, a genius college dropout posing as a lawyer called Mike Ross.
How I Met Your Mother (2005)
Like the legend that was F.R.I.E.N.D.S, this show recreated the magic of a group of friends living in New York, following their lives and loves. This show marked the birth of Barney Stinson, played by the inimitable Neil Patrick Harris. Since then, his one-liners, pick-up lines and the Bro Code have become history.
Political thrillers have never been the same after CIA agent Carrie Mathison and Marine Nicholas Brody invaded the TV screens. Supported by the ever dynamic Mandy Patinkin, this show has won numerous accolades, especially Claire Danes for her disturbing portrayal of Carrie, a woman battling with serious mental disorders and terrorists.
For those who swore that there could be no Hannibal after Sir Anthony Hopkins, this show featuring Mads Mikkelsen as a serial killer and gourmet chef, working as a FBI psychologist alongside troubled profiler Will Graham, whose top ability is being able to empathise with serial killers.
About the author
Jenny Fuller is a film and TV critic writing for several entertainment based websites and print magazines. Jenny loves to watch fantasy TV shows on Windham NY Satellite TV.