The 10 Best Political TV Series of All Time

The 10 Best Political TV Series of All Time

Political TV shows have been a staple of television for decades, providing viewers with a glimpse into the world of government, power, and intrigue. From historical dramas to modern thrillers, there is a political TV show for everyone.

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Here are 10 of the best political TV series of all time:

  1. The Crown (2016-): A drama about the life of Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom, from her ascension to the throne at the age of 25 to the present day.
  2. House of Cards (2013-2018): A British-American political thriller about a ruthless politician who will stop at nothing to achieve his goals. The US adoption was even better one.
  3. Borgen (2010-2013): A Danish political drama about Birgitte Nyborg, the first female Prime Minister of Denmark.
  4. The West Wing (1999-2006): An American political drama about the inner workings of the White House.
  5. Veep (2012-2019): An American political satire about a fictional Vice President of the United States.
  6. Scandal (2012-2018): An American political thriller about Olivia Pope, a crisis management consultant who specializes in damage control for politicians.
  7. Designated Survivor (2016-2019): An American political drama about a low-level cabinet member who is suddenly appointed President of the United States after a terrorist attack kills everyone else in line for succession.
  8. Bodyguard (2018): A British political thriller about a war veteran who is assigned to protect the Home Secretary of the United Kingdom.
  9. The Politician (2019-2020): An American political comedy-drama about Payton Hobart, a wealthy student who sets his sights on becoming President of the United States.
  10. The Handmaid’s Tale (2017-): A dystopian political drama set in a future where women are forced to be handmaids, surrogates for the ruling class.

These shows offer a variety of perspectives on the political world, from the inside out and the outside in. They are both entertaining and thought-provoking, and they provide a glimpse into the complex and often messy world of politics.

If you are a fan of political TV shows, or if you are just interested in learning more about the world of government, then you should check out one of these 10 great shows.

Did I miss anything? Which political TV show is your favorite?

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