Top 50 Worst TV Shows Ever

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1. Miss Spider's Sunny Patch Friends (2004– )

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Drama, Family

A young green spider named Squirt - one of the many children of the caring arachnid, Miss Spider - experiences life from a bug's perspective.

Stars: Kristin Davis, Rebecca Brenner, Scott Beaudin, Mitchell Eisner

Votes: 316

2. Rolie Polie Olie (1998–2007)

TV-Y | 24 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

Olie, his sister Zowie, and his best friend Billy live as robots and discover the values of friendship, family, and growing up to be a great kid.

Stars: Cole Caplan, Adrian Truss, Kristen Bone, Rob Smith

Votes: 2,121

3. Super Why! (2007–2016)

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Family

Super why is a great adventure to get kids to "look in a book!" Wyatt and his pals usually have to solve a problem by looking into a story and solving a puzzle. My infant son loves this ... See full summary »

Stars: Siera Florindo, Tajja Isen, Zachary Bloch, Nicholas Castel Vanderburgh

Votes: 542

4. Wild Kratts (2011– )

TV-Y | 26 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

Chris and Martin Kratt are brothers who explore the wild throughout the world to learn more about animals and share conservation information. They have three friends who travel in the ... See full summary »

Stars: Chris Kratt, Martin Kratt, Jonathan Malen, Athena Karkanis

Votes: 938

5. The Electric Company (1971–2009)

TV-G | 28 min | Family, Comedy

A comedy variety show that teaches basic phonetic and grammar concepts using live-action sketches, cartoons, songs, and Spider-Man episodes.

Stars: Jim Boyd, Morgan Freeman, Judy Graubart, Skip Hinnant

Votes: 1,711

6. Clifford the Big Red Dog (2000–2020)

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

The adventures of a larger-than-life red dog on Bridwell Island.

Stars: John Ritter, Grey Griffin, Cree Summer, Kel Mitchell

Votes: 3,578

7. Will & Grace (1998–2020)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy, Romance

Gay lawyer Will and straight interior designer Grace share a New York City apartment. Their best friends are gleeful and proud gay Jack and charismatic, filthy-rich, amoral socialite Karen.

Stars: Eric McCormack, Debra Messing, Megan Mullally, Sean Hayes

Votes: 49,570

8. Roseanne (1988–2018)

TV-PG | 21 min | Comedy, Drama

A revival of the popular 1990s sitcom "Roseanne", which centered on the everyday life of an American working-class family.

Stars: Roseanne Barr, John Goodman, Laurie Metcalf, Michael Fishman

Votes: 38,566

9. The Conners (2018– )

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

Follow-up to the comedy series Roseanne (1988), centering on the family members of the matriarch after her sudden death.

Stars: John Goodman, Laurie Metcalf, Sara Gilbert, Alicia Goranson

Votes: 7,378

10. Martha Speaks (2008–2016)

TV-Y | 28 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

Tales of a dog, Martha, who eats alphabet soup and gains the ability to speak. This series follows the antics of Martha and her owner as she encounters many adventures with her newfound ability.

Stars: J.T. Turner, Cedric Payne, Christina Crivici, Tabitha St. Germain

Votes: 716

11. Arthur (1996– )

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

Based on the books by Marc Brown, these are the adventures of Arthur, an 8-year-old aardvark, and his family and friends as they grow up and learn how to be good neighbors to one another.

Stars: J.T. Turner, Melissa Altro, Daniel Brochu, Arthur Holden

Votes: 11,657

12. Caillou (1997–2010)

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Family

An imaginative four-year-old boy learns life lessons and discovers new things with his friends and family.

Stars: Evan Smirnow, Ellen David, Jennifer Seguin, Merlee Shapiro

Votes: 2,359

13. Curious George (2006–2015)

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Short, Adventure

Follows the mischievous adventures of a Monkey by the name of George.

Stars: Jeff Bennett, Frank Welker, Rino Romano, Jim Cummings

Votes: 1,407

14. Dinosaur Train (2009–2020)

TV-Y | 28 min | Animation, Family

Friendly dinosaurs climb aboard a train to visit different times throughout the prehistoric age, learning about dinosaurs and having fun adventures.

Stars: Ian James Corlett, Erika-Shaye Gair, Claire Margaret Corlett, Ellen Kennedy

Votes: 652

15. Bear in the Big Blue House (1997–2006)

TV-Y | 30 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

Bear lives in a Big Blue House with several of his muppet friends: Treelo the lemur, Ojo the bear cub, Tutter the mouse, and Pip and Pop the otters. Every day bear uses his reassuringly ... See full summary »

Stars: Lynne Thigpen, Geoffrey Holder, Noel MacNeal, Peter Linz

Votes: 3,005

16. It's a Big Big World (2006– )

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Family

From the creator of "Bear in the Big Blue House," "It's a Big Big World" features Snook the sloth. He lives in the World Tree with various animal friends including marmosets, a tree frog and an anteater.

Stars: Tim Lagasse, Melissa Creighton, Peter Linz, Carol Binion

Votes: 281

17. FETCH! with Ruff Ruffman (2006–2010)

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

FETCH with Ruff Ruffman is a reality game show for kids. Blending live-action and animation, FETCH. revolves around an animated dog named Ruff Ruffman, who develops, produces, and hosts his... See full summary »

Stars: Jim Conroy, Rosario Corso, Marc Prophet, Madi Bader

Votes: 634

18. Between the Lions (1999– )

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

Live-action and animation blend together in this educational fantasy about a family of lions running a library filled with adventurous and musical books.

Stars: Anthony Asbury, Jennifer Barnhart, Peter Linz, Fred Newman

Votes: 1,017

19. Little Bill (1999–2004)

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Family

A smart, inquisitive five year old boy called "Little Bill" explores what life is like with the help of his big imagination.

Stars: Gregory Hines, Xavier Pritchett, Phylicia Rashad, Ruby Dee

Votes: 1,737

20. Oswald (2001–2003)

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Family, Musical

A story of a blue octopus and his dog that looks like a hotdog, named Weenie, and their friends like Daisy the daisy, and Henry the penguin. They go on adventures in their town that usually... See full summary »

Stars: Fred Savage, Debi Derryberry, Crystal Scales, David L. Lander

Votes: 1,276

21. Little Bear (1995–2003)

TV-Y | Animation, Adventure, Family

Based upon a series of children's books, a grizzly cub has many misadventures with his friends.

Stars: Kristin Fairlie, Andrew Sabiston, Jennifer Martini, Amos Crawley

Votes: 3,004

22. Larry Boy: The Cartoon Adventures (2002–2003)

Unrated | 60 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

During times of trouble Larryboy sometimes asks for help. When a statue is made of Larry's help but not him, Larryboy gets jealous and starts putting people down. He doesn't realize that by doing so leads to disaster!

Stars: Shari Belgeau, Marc Graue, Lee Marshall, Mike Nawrocki

Votes: 176

23. VeggieTales (1993– )

TV-Y | 32 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

Bob the Tomato, Larry The Cucumber, and their friends teach Christian and Bible-based lessons in a fun way.

Stars: Mike Nawrocki, Phil Vischer, Lisa Vischer, Dan Anderson

Votes: 923

24. Go, Diego! Go! (2005–2011)

TV-Y | 25 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

A young Mexican boy goes on adventures to save animals with his little baby pet jaguar.

Stars: Rosie Perez, Jake T. Austin, Keeler Sandhaus, Jose Zelaya

Votes: 1,282

25. Dora the Explorer (2000–2019)

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

Along with her friend Monkey Boots, Dora goes on adventures.

Stars: Fatima Ptacek, Regan Mizrahi, Alexandria Suarez, Caitlin Sanchez

Votes: 5,078

26. Blue's Clues (1996–2020)

TV-Y | 25 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

Blue is a puppy who puts her paw prints on three clues. Steve or Joe has to deduce the clues (with the help of off-screen children) to figure out what Blue wants to do.

Stars: Steve Burns, Traci Paige Johnson, Michael Rubin, Aleisha Allen

Votes: 4,435

27. Franklin (1997–2004)

TV-Y | 23 min | Animation, Family

Franklin focuses on the eponymous growing young turtle who, as his television stories and books always begin, "could count by twos and tie his shoes".

Stars: Noah Reid, Leah Renee, Elizabeth Saunders, Richard Newman

Votes: 3,650

28. Maggie and the Ferocious Beast (1998– )

TV-G | 22 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

A six year old girl has endless adventures with a tame beast and somewhat fussy pig in Nowhere Land meeting new friends and going to new places.

Stars: Kristen Bone, John McGrath, Tamara Bernier, Dan Chameroy

Votes: 1,278

29. Ni Hao, Kai-Lan (2007–2011)

30 min | Animation, Family, Fantasy

A six-year-old girl named Kai-lan, who invites friends at her home to share in the colorful interplay of Chinese and American cultures, as well as the Mandarin language, through interactive exercises and magical stories.

Stars: Jade-Lianna Peters, Clem Cheung, Khamani Griffin, Angie Wu

Votes: 918

30. Max & Ruby (2002–2019)

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Family

The adventures of two little bunnies, three-year-old Max and seven-year-old Ruby, as they try to get along in day-to-day life.

Stars: Loretta Jafelice, Julie-Ann Dean, Jamie Watson, Nicholas Fry

Votes: 1,699

31. The Fresh Beat Band (2009– )

TV-Y | 30 min | Family, Musical

Four musicians named Twist, Kiki, Shout and Marina perform pop songs while attending music school.

Stars: Jon Beavers, Yvette Gonzalez-Nacer, Thomas Hobson, Dioni Michelle Collins

Votes: 473

32. Peppa Pig (2004– )

TV-Y | 9 min | Animation, Family

A little pig named Peppa and her little brother George have journeys everyday with their family and friends.

Stars: John Sparkes, Morwenna Banks, Richard Ridings, Oliver May

Votes: 3,268

33. Rugrats (1990–2006)

TV-Y | 30 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

The cartoon misadventures of four babies and their snotty older cousin as they face the things in life they don't understand.

Stars: Elizabeth Daily, Christine Cavanaugh, Nancy Cartwright, Kath Soucie

Votes: 30,830

34. The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius (2002–2006)

TV-G | 24 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

A young boy, who happens to be a genius, lives in a small town with his family and friends and often gets into crazy adventures with them involving the things he invents.

Stars: Debi Derryberry, Jeffrey Garcia, Rob Paulsen, Carolyn Lawrence

Votes: 16,553

35. SpongeBob SquarePants (1999– )

TV-Y | 23 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

The misadventures of a talking sea sponge who works at a fast food restaurant, attends a boating school, and lives in an underwater pineapple.

Stars: Tom Kenny, Bill Fagerbakke, Rodger Bumpass, Clancy Brown

Votes: 79,197

36. The Fairly OddParents (2001–2017)

TV-Y7 | 30 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

After being tortured and humiliated by his babysitter, a ten year old boy is put under the care of two fairy godparents, who can grant him almost any wish, which leads to dire consequences.

Stars: Tara Strong, Susanne Blakeslee, Daran Norris, Carlos Alazraqui

Votes: 31,832

37. My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic (2010–2019)

TV-Y | 22 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

After learning that her friends, as well as herself, are the magical Elements of Harmony, studious unicorn Twilight Sparkle is sent by her mentor, Princess Celestia, to Ponyville to study the magic of friendship with help from her friends.

Stars: Ashleigh Ball, Tabitha St. Germain, Tara Strong, Andrea Libman

Votes: 18,555

38. Thomas the Tank Engine & Friends (1984– )

TV-Y | 11 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

This popular series follows the adventures of Thomas the Tank Engine and all of his engine friends on the Island of Sodor.

Stars: Michael Angelis, Keith Wickham, Michael Brandon, Kerry Shale

Votes: 3,379

39. Bob the Builder (1998–2018)

TV-Y | 10 min | Animation, Family

Bob the Builder and his machine team are ready to tackle any project. Bob and the Can-Do Crew demonstrate the power of positive thinking, problem-solving, teamwork, and follow-through. The ... See full summary »

Stars: Rob Rackstraw, Kate Harbour, Lorelei King, Neil Morrissey

Votes: 3,596

40. Rubbadubbers (2003– )

TV-PG | 10 min | Animation, Family

SHERIFF TERENCE: Howdy, partner! Terence wishes he could make the rules for the bathroom so he won't get splashed. In an imaginative trip to the Wild West, Sheriff Terence meets Finny the Kid in a showdown!

Stars: John Gordon Sinclair, Sean Hughes, Maria Darling

Votes: 177

41. Barney & Friends (1992–2009)

TV-Y | 30 min | Family

From pretending to be a pilot on a make-believe airplane to pretending to be a pirate in search of buried treasure, Barney's friends discover that creativity lets them soar in the wings of imagination!

Stars: Bob West, Julie Johnson, Dean Wendt, Carey Stinson

Votes: 4,171

42. Sesame Street (1969– )

TV-Y | 55 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

On a special inner city street, the inhabitants, human and muppet, teach preschool subjects with comedy, cartoons, games, and songs.

Stars: Jim Henson, Frank Oz, Caroll Spinney, Jerry Nelson

Votes: 11,511

43. Elmo's World (1998–2009)

TV-Y | 20 min | Family

The lovable red monster explores different topics in his imaginary world.

Star: Kevin Clash

Votes: 92

44. Kipper (1997– )

TV-Y | 47 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

In this charming collection of tales, the curious Kipper explores the attic, goes fishing with Tiger, finds a magical umbrella, takes a trip to the seaside, receives a visitor in the night and more.

Stars: Martin Clunes, Chris Lang, Julia Sawalha

Votes: 713

45. Gilmore Girls (2000–2007)

TV-PG | 44 min | Comedy, Drama

A dramedy centering around the relationship between a thirtysomething single mother and her teen daughter living in Stars Hollow, Connecticut.

Stars: Lauren Graham, Alexis Bledel, Keiko Agena, Scott Patterson

Votes: 93,003

46. Friends (1994–2004)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy, Romance

Follows the personal and professional lives of six twenty to thirty-something-year-old friends living in Manhattan.

Stars: Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc

Votes: 764,965

47. Team Umizoomi (2010–2015)

TV-Y | 24 min | Animation, Family

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