Top 5 drama series in the world
Have you ever asked yourself “what are the top 5 drama series in the world”? The following list is going to answer that question for you. Here are 5 of the best drama series out there which I recommend you to check out.
1. The Wire
The Wire is an American crime drama television series created and primarily written by author and former police reporter David Simon. The series was broadcast by the cable network HBO in the United States. The Wire premiered on June 2, 2002 and ended on March 9, 2008, comprising 60 episodes over five seasons. Set and produced in Baltimore, Maryland, The Wire introduces a different institution of the city and its relationship to law enforcement in each season, while retaining characters and advancing storylines from previous seasons.
The wire is the best TV series ever made.
2. The Sopranos
The Sopranos is an American television drama series created by David Chase that aired on HBO from January 10, 1999 to June 10, 2007. The series revolves around the New Jersey-based Italian-American mobster Tony Soprano and the difficulties he faces as he tries to balance the conflicting requirements of his home life and the criminal organization he heads. Those difficulties are often highlighted through his ongoing professional relationship with psychiatrist Jennifer Melfi. The show features Tony’s family members and Mafia associates in prominent roles and story arcs, most notably his wife Carmela and his protégé Christopher Moltisanti.
The series premiered on January 10, 1999 and completed its originally planned six-season run on June 10, 2007. The Sopranos is widely regarded as one of the greatest television series of all time. The show has been the subject of critical analysis, controversy, and parody, and has spawned books, a video game, high-charting soundtrack albums, and a large amount of assorted merchandise. It has won a multitude of awards since its premiere, including Peabody Awards for its first two seasons; 21 Primetime Emmy Awards; five Golden Globe Awards; and Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series (shared with
3. Game of Thrones
The Game of Thrones is an American fantasy drama television series created for HBO by David Benioff and D. B. Weiss. It is an adaptation of A Song of Ice and Fire, George R. R. Martin’s series of fantasy novels, the first of which is A Game of Thrones. The show was both produced and filmed in Belfast and elsewhere in the United Kingdom. Filming locations also included Canada, Croatia, Iceland, Malta, Morocco, Spain, and the United States. The series premiered on HBO in the United States on April 17, 2011
The series was renewed for a second season on April 19, 2011. Two days later, HBO announced that it had renewed the series for a third season. On April 2, 2013, HBO renewed Game of Thrones for a fourth season consisting of 10 episodes
4. Breaking Bad
Breaking Bad is an American neo-Western crime drama television series created and produced by Vince Gilligan. The show originally aired on the AMC network for five seasons, from January 20, 2008 to September 29, 2013. Set and filmed in Albuquerque, New Mexico, the series tells the story of Walter White (Bryan Cranston), a struggling and depressed high school chemistry teacher who is diagnosed with lung cancer. Together with his former student Jesse Pinkman (Aaron Paul), White turns to a life of crime by producing and selling crystallized methamphetamine to secure his family’s financial future before he dies, while navigating the dangers of the criminal world.
The show also features Skyler White (Anna Gunn), Walter’s wife, who has issues with his new life as a drug producer. Walter hires lawyer Saul Goodman (Bob Odenkirk), who connects him with private investigator and fixer Mike Ehrmantraut (Jonathan Banks) and in turn Mike’s employer, drug kingpin Gus Fring (Giancarlo Esposito). The final season introduces the characters Todd Alquist (Jesse Plemons) and Lydia Rodarte-Quayle (Laura Fraser).
Breaking Bad is widely regarded as one of the greatest television series of all time. By the
5. True Detective
True Detective is an American anthology crime drama television series created and written by Nic Pizzolatto. The series, broadcast by the premium cable network HBO in the United States, premiered on January 12, 2014. Each season of the series is structured as a disparate, self-contained narrative, employing new cast ensembles and following various sets of characters and settings. The first season received generally excellent reviews from critics and earned high ratings for HBO. It was nominated for and won several awards and other accolades, chiefly for its acting, cinematography, writing, and direction. Reception to the second season was more divided, though the show maintained high viewership for HBO. In July 2016, HBO head of programming Casey Bloys confirmed plans for a third season are moving forward.