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    26 Underrated TV Shows You Aren't Watching

    They're still on air, so there’s still time to catch up.

    We asked followers of the BuzzFeed Community for the most underrated show still on TV. Here are some shows you should be watching.

    1. Mr. Robot (USA)

    USA
    USA

    Number of seasons: One.

    Why you should watch it: The delicious Rami Malek plays a socially awkward computer genius who doubles as a hacker vigilante. His character is so refreshing, and the plotline will have you on the edge of your seat.

    –Brandon Spruce, Facebook

    2. Brooklyn Nine-Nine (Fox)

    FOX
    FOX

    Number of seasons: Two.

    Why you should watch it: If you're all about offbeat and quirky cop comedy, this is for you.

    –Lizbeth Gutierrez, Facebook

    3. Broad City (Comedy Central)

    Comedy Central
    Comedy Central

    Number of seasons: Two.

    Why you should watch it: It hilariously captures the adventures and struggles of being a twentysomething trying to navigate through life and this whole "being an adult" thing.

    –Floortje Olthof, Facebook

    4. Daredevil (Netflix)

    Netflix
    Netflix

    Number of seasons: One.

    Why you should watch it: It's filled with gripping intensity and makes the show easily bingeable. And also, just look at Charlie Cox.

    –Kira Silén, Facebook

    5. Shameless (Showtime)

    Showtime
    Showtime

    Number of seasons: Five.

    Why you should watch it: It has one of the best ensembles on television right now and they work so well off of each other. Can we just give Emmy Rossum all of the awards?

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    6. Jane The Virgin (The CW)

    The CW
    The CW

    Number of seasons: One.

    Why you should watch it: The show turns a completely serious and crazy subject into something believable, relatable, and unbelievably heartfelt.

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    7. Sense8 (Netflix)

    Netflix
    Netflix

    Number of seasons: One.

    Why you should watch it: It's about eight strangers from around the world who realize their senses are connected, and it makes for an intense and unique story with one of the most diverse casts on TV.

    –Jay Afamasaga, Facebook

    8. Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (ABC)

    ABC
    ABC

    Number of seasons: Two.

    Why you should watch it: It's great at taking the Marvel movies and tying them into each other and showing how they'll come together in the future. You don't even have to be a Marvel fanatic to appreciate the awesomeness.

    spicetheworld

    9. iZombie (The CW)

    The CW
    The CW

    Number of seasons: One.

    Why you should watch it: After becoming a zombie, the main character finds out she can absorb the memories of the brains she eats, then takes a job at a coroner's office to help solve murders with her newfound seventh sense. It's a wonderfully weird mix of crime drama meets The Walking Dead.

    –Allie Gerds, Facebook

    10. Once Upon a Time (ABC)

    ABC
    ABC

    Number of seasons: Four.

    Why you should watch it: It's a brilliant show where all of the fantasy worlds from your childhood come to life in glorious fashion. What's not to love?

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    11. Broadchurch (ITV)

    ITV
    ITV

    Number of seasons: Two.

    Why you should watch it: The series starts off with a boy being murdered in a town, and quickly unravels into complicated and compelling chaos within the community. It's bloody brilliant.

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    12. Gotham (Fox)

    FOX
    FOX

    Number of seasons: One.

    Why you should watch it: It's gritty, dark, and pulls you in for a deep dive into the world of Batman and Gotham City.

    pillypup

    13. Bates Motel (A&E)

    A&E
    A&E

    Number of seasons: Three.

    Why you should watch it: Consider this the prequel to Hitchcock’s Psycho. It explores the relationship between Norman Bates and his ~living~ mother as they run the motel. Trust me, it’s just as thrilling as the movie.

    radicalrianne

    14. The Flash

    The CW
    The CW

    Number of seasons: One.

    Why you should watch it: It's got amazing effects, plotlines that'll leave you craving the next season, and the cast is just so damn charming and fun.

    –Taylor Rae Perez, Facebook

    15. Castle (ABC)

    ABC
    ABC

    Number of seasons: Seven.

    Why you should watch it: The best part of this crime drama is the flawless dynamic between the two main characters. They play off of each other so well and are honestly deserving of far more recognition.

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    16. Outlander (Starz)

    Starz
    Starz

    Number of seasons: One.

    Why you should watch it: While you're waiting for the next Game of Thrones season, this'll be a good substitute. It's about a nurse who's transported 200 years back in time, where she's then caught up in a love triangle and in the middle of a war.

    –Rachel McKinney, Facebook

    17. Peaky Blinders (BBC Two)

    BBC
    BBC

    Number of seasons: Two.

    Why you should watch it: This is the perfect show for someone who’s still recovering from Breaking Bad withdrawal. It revolves around a group of gangsters in 1920s England and is filled with antiheroes galore.

    –Aeriel Carlson, Facebook

    18. Scream (MTV)

    MTV
    MTV

    Number of seasons: One.

    Why you should watch it: The show is really good at balancing the cynicism and horror that the old movies had, and it’s pretty damn good at being genuinely scary.

    patricklksproull

    19. Graceland (USA)

    USA
    USA

    Number of seasons: Three.

    Why you should watch it: It's a gritty and engaging FBI drama and it has Aaron Tveit. Enough said.

    –Gina Mergel, Facebook

    20. Penny Dreadful (Showtime)

    Showtime
    Showtime

    Number of seasons: Two.

    Why you should watch it: Not only does it have an amazingly talented cast, but the show makes the horror genre fresh and interesting.

    –Keira C. Georgeson, Facebook

    21. The Americans (FX)

    FX
    FX

    Number of seasons: Three.

    Why you should watch it: A pair of spies comes to America and poses as a married couple to report back to the Soviets during the Cold War. It's a classic case of TV critics being obsessed with a show before the mainstream audience fully appreciates it.

    –Stephanie Safko, Facebook

    22. Silicon Valley (HBO)

    HBO
    HBO

    Number of seasons: Two.

    Why you should watch it: It's offbeat, tastefully crude, and completely hilarious.

    –Jyra Mitra, Facebook

    23. Last Week Tonight With John Oliver (HBO)

    HBO
    HBO

    Number of seasons: Two.

    Why you should watch it: John Oliver is great at taking complex and serious issues and explaining why they matter in a hilarious fashion. It might just help fill the hole Jon Stewart left in your heart.

    hunterm409

    24. Agent Carter (ABC)

    ABC
    ABC

    Number of seasons: One.

    Why you should watch it: Superheroes, snarky humor, and a badass woman as the lead — what more could you ask for?

    laryssah

    25. The 100 (The CW)

    The CW
    The CW

    Number of seasons: Two.

    Why you should watch it: It follows the survivors of a nuclear fallout after most of humanity has been wiped out. Why is watching the apocalypse so darn fun sometimes?

    meredithb8

    26. And Orphan Black (BBC)

    BBC
    BBC

    Number of seasons: Three.

    Why you should watch it: It's got clones, accents aplenty, crass wit, and a whole lot of badassery. Basically, you need to drop everything and start watching. NOW.

    –Natalie Jachym, Facebook

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