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    23 TV Pilots That People Knew Were Going To Be Incredible Just From The First Few Minutes

    "Someone's drawn a little heart right above today's date."

    Recently, we asked the BuzzFeed Community what the best opening scenes are of any TV series ever. Here are some of their responses!

    WARNING: Some scenes include violence, sexual content, and suicide.

    1. Legion

    David growing up and playing sports, then later screaming and getting arrested and given medication by a doctor then later about to hang himself

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    FX / Via youtube.com

    2. The Boys

    A-Train runs through Robin and reduces her to blood and guts and says he can't stop then runs off as Hughie says "Robin?" with blood on his face

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    Amazon / Via youtube.com

    3. Game of Thrones

    one of the Night's Watch sees some creature throw his friend's head at him and looks up in horror

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    HBO / Via youtube.com

    4. Lost

    Jack wakes up and discovers the plane wreckage

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    ABC / Via youtube.com

    5. The Umbrella Academy

    a woman gives birth and a man comes to buy her baby as the narrator describes that one day in October 1989, 43 women gave birth despite not being pregnant at the start of that day, and eccentric billionaire Reginald Hargreeves adopted seven

    I can't find the scene on YouTube, but you can watch the episode on Netflix!

    6. Fleabag

    Fleabag narrates as a man comes over for a booty call and they do anal, and he thanks her earnestly the next day, and she spends the whole day wondering if she has a massive asshole

    You can watch the scene here:

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    BBC / Via youtube.com

    7. Twin Peaks

    Pete Martell finds Laura Palmer and calls the sheriff saying she's dead and wrapped in plastic

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    ABC / Via youtube.com

    8. Derry Girls

    Sister Michael tells the students that their trip will be to Paris after a "dramatic pause" which she accidentally reads out loud instead of doing. She also says she isn't coming, because she despises the French

    I can't find the full scene on YouTube, but you can watch the episode on Netflix or piece together the whole first scene if you watch 1:12–1:43, 4:56–5:16, and 6:02–6:30 below:

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    Channel 4 / Via youtube.com

    9. Wandavision

    Wanda and Vision try to figure out what the heart on the calendar means, and Wanda suggests Vision forgot, to which he says he's incapable of forgetting

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    Marvel / Disney+ / Via youtube.com

    10. Lucifer

    Lucifer says the cop pulled him over to exercise his limited powers and punish him, and that he understands because he used to like to punish people

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    Fox / Via youtube.com

    11. Breaking Bad

    Walt tells his family whatever he's done has been for them then raises his gun on the dirt road as sirens go off in the distance

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    AMC / Via youtube.com

    12. Sex Education

    Aimee asks if Adam faked his orgasm and he says no but she grabs the condom and asks where the "spunk" is

    I can't find the first scene on YouTube, but you can watch the pilot on Netflix!

    13. The West Wing

    Sam's date tells Sam to tell his friend POTUS that he has a funny name and should learn to ride a bike, and Sam said he would but POTUS is not his friend, he's his boss, and POTUS is a title standing for "President of the United States"

    Watch the scene here:

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    NBC / Via youtube.com

    14. The Newsroom

    Will explains how America isn't first in anything, but it used to be, and that the government used to be moral and that people cared about each other because they were informed by great men, but now america isn't the greatest country anymore

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    HBO / Via youtube.com

    15. Gilmore Girls

    Lorelai tells Rory she has lip gloss in chocolate and other flavors and Rory asks if she has any that doesn't resemble a breakfast cereal β€” Lorelai pulls out one with no smell but that changes colors with your mood

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    The WB / Via youtube.com

    16. Supernatural

    Sam and Dean's father sees blood fall on baby Sam in his crib and looks up to see his wife dead and bloodied on the ceiling

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    17. Fringe

    people start to turn to zombie-like creatures on the plane as everyone screams

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    Fox / Via youtube.com

    18. Bones

    homeland security asks Brennan to hand over the bag, which she does β€” the man opens it to see a skull and Brennan says "boo"

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    Fox / Via youtube.com

    19. The Wire

    McNulty talks with a victim's friend about his nickname, Snot Boogie, saying it's sad that he was given that name by people, and the friend says "life just be that way, I guess"

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    HBO / Via youtube.com

    20. Sky Rojo

    Coral explains that explains that there's always a day when your life gets torn, and this was that day, but they didn't see it coming β€” she also explains that the brothel she works at is (strangely) closed due to bereavement, but for them it's a day off

    I can't find the scene on YouTube, but you can watch the episode on Netflix!

    21. Galavant

    the narrator sings that the adventure begins and is epic, wild, and a real butt-clencher

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    ABC / Via youtube.com

    22. Teen Wolf

    Stiles tells Scott police found a body in the woods, and Scott asks if it was a dead body β€” Stiles jokes "no a body of water" then tells Scott they only found half the body

    Watch the scene here (it's just the first scene in the video):

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    MTV / Via youtube.com

    23. And finally, Letterkenny

    Daryl: "You take your shirt off but leave your sunglasses on," Wayne: "What sort of backwards fucking pageantry is that?"

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    Submissions were edited for length and clarity.