101 Best-Written TV Series Ever

Writers Guild of America releases list

By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff

Posted Jun 3, 2013 3:52 PM CDT

(Newser) – Still reeling from last night's episode of Game of Thrones? Need to take a break and watch a different, but also well-written, TV show? Then the Writers Guild of America's list of the 101 best-written television series arrives just in the nick of time. Here's the top 10:

  1. The Sopranos
  2. Seinfeld
  3. The Twilight Zone
  4. All in the Family
  5. M*A*S*H

  1. The Mary Tyler Moore Show
  2. Mad Men
  3. Cheers
  4. The Wire
  5. The West Wing
Click for the complete list. (Game of Thrones doesn't show up until spot No. 40.)

In this file photo, originally released by HBO in 2007, Edie Falco portrays Carmela Soprano and James Gandolfini is Tony Soprano in a scene from the hit HBO dramatic series The Sopranos.
In this file photo, originally released by HBO in 2007, Edie Falco portrays Carmela Soprano and James Gandolfini is Tony Soprano in a scene from the hit HBO dramatic series "The Sopranos."   (AP Photo/HBO,Craig Blankenhorn, File)
« Prev« Prev | Next »Next » Slideshow
My TakeCLICK BELOW TO VOTE
3%
15%
3%
48%
4%
27%
To report an error on this story, notify our editors.

NEWS FROM OUR PARTNERS
Other Sites We Like:   The Street   |   HitFix   |   PopSugar Tech   |   RealClear   |   24/7 Wall St.   |   CollegeHumor   |   Barstool Sports   |   OK!