10The Simpsons (1989 – Currently)
It appeared in 1989 and it’s already 25 seasons of The Simpsons, that’s right, in 2014 it’s 25 years in the air. The series is animated with American middle-class lifestyle comedy, including society, economics and culture. Charismatic characters are highlights of the series, with Homer Simpson, and Lisa, for example. The series is one of the programs to stay longer in the air of North American TV. There are already 545 episodes, including some controversial, that made TIME magazine choose the best series of the twentieth century.
The success of Friends in the 90’s was splendorous, with a duration of 10 years and reprise until today. This series of 238 episodes could not be left out of the list of best series of all time. Friends, Monica, Joey, Rachel, Pheobe and Ross, charismatic and entertaining are remembered by different audiences, with the daily challenges they faced. The mood of the series was innocent, and friendship was the thematic key to the series.
8Two and a Half Men (2003 – currently)
They are 10 seasons of success for series Two and a Half Men, with first episode exhibited in 2003. The production is controversial and of humor, that was starred by Charlie Sheen, on the forty-year that lives in Malibu.
He enjoys superficial relationships and with younger women. There is room on the scene for Brother Alan and nephew Jake. The series is surrounded by themes such as irony, alcoholism, dirty jokes and lousy examples. Despite this, they produced 238 episodes of good hearing!
7The Vampire Diaries (2009 – currently)
The Vampire Diaries series has 5 seasons of great success (102 episodes). It was inspired by the collection of namesake books, but escaped from the book, with its own script, about the story of vampire brothers Damon and Stefan, and the love triangle with Elena. The character may be the reincarnation of Katherine, the center of the love triangle of these brothers in 100 years of the past. Betrayal, vampire affairs and much drama surround the audience.
The series explores Superman’s childhood and adolescence, Clark Kent, with everyday superboy situations, between passions, powers, friendships, characters like Lex Luthor. There were 10 successful seasons and more than 8 million viewers.
5The Sopranos (1999-2007)
A série dramática foi premiada, com produção da HBO. O foco é na vida de Tony Soprano, mafioso ítalo-americano de Nova Jersey, que busca orientação de psiquiatra para lidar com a própria família e negócios da máfia.
É considerada por muitos críticos especializados como a melhor e mais influente série da história da televisão. Foi eleita em 2013, pelo sindicato dos roteiristas norte-americanos como a série mais bem escrita de todos os tempos.
424 (2001 – 2010)
It was 8 seasons of the 24 Hours series, starring Kiefer Sutherland, playing Agent of Terrorist Unit Jack Bauer. The interesting thing is that the season was summarized in 24 episodes, covering 24 hours of life and challenges of Bauer, with real-time narration.
24 Hours was so successful that between the sixth and seventh season occurred transmission of the film for television 24: Redemption.
3The Walking Dead (2010 – currently)
It is the series so popular, dramatic and post-apocalyptic, based on the comic series with the same name. The Walking Dead starring Andrew Lincoln, playing Rick Grimes, deputy sheriff who after waking up from coma, finds himself in a post-apocalyptic world full of zombies.
Rick’s search begins with his own family and survivors are found along the way. The name of the series refers to the survivors, not zombies.
The series with drama and suspense focused on Dexter Morgan, a multi-standard serial killer, still a forensic analyst specializing in bloodshed patterns, by the Miami-Dade County police department. The initial season was based on the book Darkly Dreaming Dexter.
1Breaking Bad (2008-2014)
The series takes place in Albuquerque, New Mexico, with Walter White, a high school chemistry teacher, pregnant wife Skyler, and her teenage son with cerebral palsy. After being diagnosed with serious illness, White suffers collapse and begins life of crimes, with production and sale of methamphetamine. And it has company of Jesse Pinkman, ex-student.