The Best TV Shows We Watched In 2021

    This year we treated ourselves to a cursed Pineapple Suite, nine hours of Beatles footage, pandemic anxiety, and Kate Winslet's Philly accent.

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    1. Baking It

    Utopia / Courtesy Everett Collection

    2. The Beatles: Get Back

    3. Big Mouth (Season 5)

    BIG MOUTH, from left: Missy Foreman-Greenwald (voice: Ayo Edebiri), Nick Birch (voice: Nick Kroll), Walter (voice: Brandon Kyle Goodman), Rochelle (voice: Keke Palmer), (Season 5, ep. 507, aired Nov. 5, 2021

    4. Bo Burnham: Inside

    5. Clickbait

    CLICKBAIT, from left: Betty Gabriel, Adrian Grenier, ‘The Wife', (Season 1, ep. 103, aired Aug. 25, 2021)

    6. Dickinson (Season 2 & 3)

    DICKINSON, from left: Hailee Steinfeld as Emily Dickinson, Jane Krakowski as Mrs. Dickinson, Split the Lark', (Season 2, ep. 206, aired Jan. 29, 2021)

    7. Hacks

    Hannah Einbinder, Jean Smart in "Hacks"

    8. Hawkeye

    HAWKEYE, from left: Jeremy Renner (as Hawkeye/Clint Barton), Hailee Steinfeld (as Kate Bishop), 'Hide and Seek', (Season 1, ep. 1002, aired Nov. 24, 2021)

    9. I Think You Should Leave (Season 2)


    10. Made For Love

    Cristin Milioti, Ray Romano in "Made For Love"

    11. Mare of Easttown

    Kate Winslet in "Mare of Easttown"

    12. McCartney 3, 2, 1

    MCCARTNEY 3, 2, 1, (aka MCCARTNEY 3,2,1), from left: Rick Rubin, Paul McCartney, (Season 1, aired July 16, 2021)

    13. Midnight Mass

    MIDNIGHT MASS, center: Zach Gilford, (Season 1, ep. 101, aired Sept. 24, 2021)

    14. Only Murders in the Building

    ONLY MURDERS IN THE BUILDING, from left: Steve Martin, Martin Short, Selena Gomez, ‘True Crime', (Season 1, ep. 101, aired Aug. 31, 2021)

    15. The Other Two (Season 2)

    Molly Shannon, Ken Marino, Heléne Yorke , Drew Tarver in "The Other Two"

    16. PEN15 (Season 2; Part 2)

    PEN15, from left: Anna Konkle, Maya Erskine, Runaway', (Season 2 (Part 2), ep. 214, aired Dec. 3, 2021)

    17. The Real Housewives of Salt Lake City

    "The Real Housewives of Salt Lake City: Chilly Reception"

    18. Reservation Dogs

    RESERVATION DOGS, from left: Paulina Alexis, Devery Jacobs, D'Pharaoh Woon-A-Tai, Lane Factor, 'F*ckin' Rez Dogs', (Season 1, ep. 101, aired Aug. 9, 2021).

    19. Scenes From a Marriage

    Oscar Isaac, Jessica Chastain in "Scenes From a Marriage"

    20. Search Party (Season 4)

    John Reynolds, Jeff Goldblum, John Early, Meredith Hagner, Alia Shawkat in "Search Party"

    21. Squid Game

    SQUID GAME, from left: PARK Hae-soo , LEE Jung-jae, ‘Stick to the Team', (Season 1, ep. 104, aired in the US on Sept. 17, 2021).

    22. Starstruck

    Nikesh Patel, Rose Matafeo in "Starstruck"

    23. Succession (Season 3)

    Kieran Culkin, Jeremy Strong, Sarah Snook, Brian Cox in "Succession"

    24. Survivor (Season 41)

    Do or Die On the 11th Episode of Season 41, another big twist threatens to send someone home, and castaways must formulate a plan whether to vote out the big threat or keep playing the game with people they trust, on the CBS Original series SURVIVOR

    25. Ted Lasso (Season 2)

    TED LASSO, from left: Jason Sudeikis, Brendan Hunt, (Season 2, ep. 201, aired July 23, 2021).

    26. WandaVision

    WANDAVISION, from left: Elizabeth Olsen, Kathryn Hahn, 'Previously On', (Season 1, ep. 108, aired Feb. 26, 2021)

    27. What We Do In The Shadows (Season 3)

    WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS, Natasia Demetriou, ‘The Escape', (Season 3, ep. 306, aired Sept. 30, 2021).

    28. The White Lotus

    Sydney Sweeney, Brittany O'Grady, Alexandra Daddario

    29. Yellowjackets

    YELLOWJACKETS, from left: Jasmin Savoy Brown, Sophie Thatcher, 'Heart-Shaped Black Box', (Season 1, ep. 102, aired Nov. 21, 2021)

    30. You (Season 3)

    YOU, Penn Badgley, (Season 3, ep. 301, aired Oct. 15, 2021)