What are the most underrated TV shows that deserve more viewers?

Televisions, and television shows in relation, has been one of our main sources of entertainment for years now. It's found on billions of homes across the world in all shapes and sizes. It's easy to overlook the impact that televisions have had on the entertainment industry. This is considering that about 100 years ago, very few people knew what a television set even was. The first type of TV sets where mechanical in nature, utilizing a rotating disk with holes arranged in a spiral pattern. This was back in the early 1800s and they were quite simplistic, to say the least. It wasn't until the 1920s that the first electronic television was invented. It was by a 21-year-old inventor named, Philo Taylor Farnsworth. He devised a system that could capture moving images, turn those images to code, and move them along radio waves to various devices.

Interestingly enough, the world's first TV stations, WRGB, came out around the same time and started operation in 1926. This was more than a decade before electronic TV sets hit the mainstream in the US. The rest is, as they say, history. Since those early days, television has been providing us with quality TV shows. To this day, it is one of the most popular entertainment media along with cinema films. Each generation has had its own set of popular TV shows. There are so many shows to choose from that some hidden gems get lost in the rubble. That is why we've made this list to address that injustice. Below are some of the most underrated TV shows that deserve more viewers. Give these show a try and you might be surprised at just how good they are.

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    #1Peaky Blinders

    Peaky Blinders

    Peaky Blinders is a British TV drama that tells the story of the Peaky Binders crime gang, set in Birmingham during the aftermath of the First World War. The show centers on the fight of this criminal gang against the police.

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    Joseph Parker
    Written on February 7, 2020
    "What started out as gangster movie quickly evolved into a gripping story of family, crime, loyalty but of course, the show hasn't forgotten about its roots. This is one of those underrated TV shows that really deserve more viewers."
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    Vikings is a historical drama television by the History channel that tells the story of Ragnar Lothbrok, a legendary Viking and the first to emerge from Norse legend and onto the pages of history. 

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    Mindhunter is a Netflix Original series created by Joe Penhall starring Jonathan Groff and Holt McCallany. It was based on the true crime book Mindhunter: Inside the FBI's Elite Serial Crime Unit by John E. Douglas and Mark Olshaker.

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    #4The Expanse

    The Expanse

    The Expanse is a TV show based on the novels of Daniel Abraham and Ty Franck. Set in a future where humanity has colonized the Solar System, it follows Chrisjen Avasarala, Josephus Miller, and Jim Holden's story.

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    Will Gu
    Written on February 7, 2020
    "This is THE most underrated TV shows right now in my opinion. In a world where Westworld, Orphan Black, and Black Mirror exist, The Expanse is one of the best sci-fi shows that you're not watching and you should start watching it now."
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    #5The Last Kingdom

    The Last Kingdom
    The Last Kingdom is a 2015 British historical fiction television series by BBC, based on The Saxon Stories series of novels. The war for the different kingdoms of England is the main subject of the show. 
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Best What are the most underrated TV shows that deserve more viewers
1Peaky BlindersTV Shows 18 Paid
2VikingsTV Shows 10 Paid
3MindhunterTV Shows 10 Paid
4The Expanse TV Shows 2 Paid
5The Last KingdomTV Shows 1 Paid

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