Top 2006 IMDb Rated TV-Series

[#1] Planet Earth (2006)

David Attenborough celebrates the amazing variety of the natural world in this epic documentary series, filmed over four years across 64 different countries.

Genre: Documentary

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Cast: David Attenborough,...

Country: UK

TV Status: Ended

Duration: 60 min

Release: 2006

Networks: BBC One

IMDb: 9.4 (166,119 votes)

[#2] Death Note (2006)

Light Yagami is an ace student with great prospects—and he’s bored out of his mind. But all that changes when he finds the Death Note, a notebook dropped by a rogue Shinigami death god. Any human whose name is written in the notebook dies, and Light has vowed to use the power of the Death Note to rid the world of evil. But will Light succeed in his noble goal, or will the Death Note turn him into the very thing he fights against?

Genre: Animation, Mystery

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Cast: Mamoru Miyano, Noriko Hidaka, Nozomu Sasaki,...

Country: Japan

TV Status: Ended

Duration: 22 min

Release: 2006

Networks: NTV

IMDb: 9.0 (225,070 votes)

[#3] Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion (2006)

Japan has been invaded and conquered by the Britannian Empire. Japan is now known as Area 11 and its citizens known as Elevens. The Britannian Empire takes away Japan's autonomous power and imposes its rule through the use of Knightmares. The Empire's rule has never faltered, but cracks have begun to show...

TV Status: Ended

Duration: 25 min

Release: 2006

Networks: MBS

IMDb: 8.6 (48,108 votes)

[#4] Friday Night Lights (2006)

The trials and triumphs of life in the small town of Dillon, Texas, where high school football is everything.

Genre: Drama

Creator: ,

Cast: Adrianne Palicki, Connie Britton, Dora Madison, Grey Damon,...

Country: US

TV Status: Ended

Duration: 43 min

Release: 2006

Networks: Audience, NBC

IMDb: 8.6 (53,987 votes)

[#5] Dexter (2006)

Dexter Morgan, a blood spatter pattern analyst for the Miami Metro Police also leads a secret life as a serial killer, hunting down criminals who have slipped through the cracks of justice.

Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery

Creator: ,

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Cast: Aimee Garcia, C.S. Lee, David Zayas, Desmond Harrington,...

Country: US

TV Status: Ended

Duration: 50 min

Release: 2006

Networks: Showtime

IMDb: 8.6 (621,935 votes)

[#6] The IT Crowd (2006)

UK Comedy series about two I.T. nerds and their clueless female manager, who work in the basement of a very successful company. When they are called on for help, they are never treated with any respect at all.

Genre: Comedy

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Cast: Chris O'Dowd, Katherine Parkinson, Matt Berry, Richard Ayoade,...

Country: UK

TV Status: Ended

Duration: 22 min

Release: 2006

Networks: Channel 4

IMDb: 8.5 (128,860 votes)

[#7] Life on Mars (2006)

A detective chief inspector from 2006 is investigating a serial killer when he is knocked over by a speeding car. Waking up, he finds himself mysteriously transported back in time to 1973. Initially struggling to come to terms with his situation, he has to come to terms with the old-fashioned technology and attitude of the day, while figuring out how he came to be trapped in the past.

Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi & Fantasy

Creator: , ,

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Cast: Dean Andrews, John Simm, Liz White, Marshall Lancaster,...

Country: UK

TV Status: Ended

Duration: 60 min

Release: 2006

Networks: BBC One

IMDb: 8.3 (27,733 votes)

[#8] Psych (2006)

Thanks to his police officer father's efforts, Shawn Spencer spent his childhood developing a keen eye for detail (and a lasting dislike of his dad). Years later, Shawn's frequent tips to the police lead to him being falsely accused of a crime he solved. Now, Shawn has no choice but to use his abilities to perpetuate his cover story: psychic crime-solving powers, all the while dragging his best friend, his dad, and the police along for the ride.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery

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Cast: Corbin Bernsen, Dulé Hill, James Roday Rodriguez, Kirsten Nelson,...

Country: US

TV Status: Ended

Duration: 43 min

Release: 2006

Networks: USA Network

IMDb: 8.3 (81,995 votes)

[#9] The Lost Room (2006)

A detective investigates a mysterious motel room, which acts as a portal to an alternate universe.

Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi & Fantasy

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Cast: Chris Bauer, Chris Monberg, Dennis Christopher, Elle Fanning,...

Country: US

TV Status: Ended

Duration: 60 min

Release: 2006

Networks: Syfy

IMDb: 8.2 (29,076 votes)

[#10] Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip (2006)

A behind-the-scenes look at a fictional sketch-comedy TV show.

Genre: Comedy, Drama

Creator:

Studio: ,

Cast: Amanda Peet, Bradley Whitford, D. L. Hughley, Matthew Perry,...

Country: US

TV Status: Ended

Duration: 42 min

Release: 2006

Networks: NBC

IMDb: 8.2 (22,366 votes)