2016's Best TV-Series To Add To Your List!

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Metacritic collects selected reviews from all around the world and converts them to an overall score. Here are the best 20 series of this year, ranked through their Metascores.

20. War & Peace (Mini-series)

As the Russian conflict with Napoleon reaches its peak, five aristocratic families face the possibility of their lives being changed forever.

Metacritic score: 72

IMDb

19. London Spy (Mini-series)

This is the story of a chance romance between two people from very different worlds, one from the headquarters of the Secret Intelligence Service, the other from a world of clubbing and youthful excess.

Metacritic score: 73

IMDb

18. Togetherness (Season 2)

"Togetherness" follows two couples living under the same roof who struggle to keep their relationships alive while pursuing their individual dreams.

Metacritic score: 73

IMDb

17. Hap and Leonard (Season 1)

Hap Collins is a white working class laborer who spent time in federal prison as a young man for refusing to be drafted into the military and serve in the Vietnam War. In his late forties, he is often haunted by the various unpleasant jobs he's held over the years, such as working at an aluminum chair factory, and working the East Texas rose fields. 

The two now work for the former police officer-turned private investigator- Marvin Hanson. Hap tries his best to avoid violence and the taking of another human life. Often lovesick, most of his relationships haven't worked out. He is currently with his on-again-off-again girlfriend, Brett Sawyer. Some of his past has been taken from Mr. Lansdale's own past. The stories are told from Hap's narrative point of view. Not as quick to anger as Leonard, he often finds himself attempting to talk Leonard out of committing serious violence.

Metacritic score: 73

IMDb

16. Underground (Season 1)

Underground centers on a group of slaves planning a daring 600-mile escape from a Georgia plantation. Along the way, they are aided by a secret abolitionist couple running a station on the Underground Railroad as they attempt to evade the people charged with bringing them back, dead or alive.

Metacritic score: 74

IMDb

15. Grease: Live (TV Movie)

After enjoying a summer romance, high school students Danny and Sandy are unexpectedly reunited when she transfers to Rydell High. There, Sandy must contend with cynical Rizzo and the Pink Ladies in attempt to win Danny's heart again.

Metacritic score: 74

IMDb

14. Prey (Season 2)

On the run, accused of a terrible crime, Manchester Detective Marcus Farrow tries to prove his innocence while being hunted by his former friends and colleagues.

Metacritic score: 75

IMDb

13. House of Cards (Season 4)

A seedy Congressman works with his equally conniving wife to exact revenge on the people who betrayed him.

Metacritic score: 76

IMDb

12. Downton Abbey (Season 6)

A chronicle of the lives of the British aristocratic Crawley family and their servants in the early 20th Century.

Metacritic score: 76

IMDb

11. Bosch (Season 2)

An LAPD homicide detective works to solve the murder of a 13-year-old boy while standing trial in federal court for the murder of a serial killer.

Metacritic score: 76

IMDb

10. Angie Tribeca (Season 1)

Lone-wolf detective Angie Tribeca and a squad of committed LAPD detectives investigate the most serious cases, from the murder of a ventriloquist to a rash of baker suicides.

Metacritic score: 77

IMDb

9. Horace and Pete (Season 1)

Horace and Pete (stylized as Horace and Pete's Est. 1916) is an American dramedy web series created by Louis C.K. It stars himself and Steve Buscemi as Horace and Pete, co-owners of an Irish bar.

Metacritic score: 78

IMDb

8. The Carmichael Show (Season 2)

"The Carmichael Show" follows the life of stand up comedian, Jerrod Carmichael, as he navigates through life with his therapist in-training girlfriend and his heavily opinionated family.

Metacritic score: 80

IMDb

7. And Then There Were None (Mini-series)

Ten strangers are invited to an island by a mysterious host, and start to get killed one by one. Could one of them be the killer?

Metacritic score: 82

IMDb

6. Full Frontal with Samantha Bee

Daily Show Alum, Samantha Bee, is coming to TBS. Full Frontal, a new weekly topical, satirical late night show is launching February 8th.

Metacritic score: 84

IMDb

5. American Crime (Season 2)

Participants in a trial with significant racial motives have their lives forever changed during the legal process.

Metacritic score: 85

IMDb

4. Better Call Saul (Season 2)

The trials and tribulations of criminal lawyer, Jimmy McGill, in the time leading up to establishing his strip-mall law office in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Metacritic score: 85

IMDb

3. Broad City (Season 3)

Broad City follows two women throughout their daily lives in New York City, making the smallest, most mundane events hysterical and disturbing to watch all at the same time.

Metacritic score: 87

IMDb

2. American Crime Story: The People v. O.J. Simpson (Season 1)

An anthology series centered around some of history's most famous criminals.

Metacritic score: 90

IMDb

1. The Americans (Season 4)

Two Soviet intelligence agents pose as a married couple to spy on the American government.

Metacritic score: 95!

IMDb

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