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Best New Show of 2009

What Is the Best New Show of 2009?

Yesterday we tackled the best up-and-comer of this year and several new (but already beloved) TV characters, but what about your favorite Freshman show? We've already seen a few Fall series take off like gangbusters (Glee, anyone?) but since this is for '09, I'm including ones that premiered earlier in the year, too. Take a look at the list and then weigh in!

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lindsforiz lindsforiz 5 years
Glee, hands down. But, then again, I am a sucker for good singing and dancing!
niqua230 niqua230 6 years
niqua230 niqua230 6 years
clew001 clew001 6 years
modern family and glee. i picked modern family because i think it has lasting power.
nessa17 nessa17 6 years
It was so hard to pick btween Glee and Vampire Diaries but I ultimately went with Glee. I also like Castle but havent had time to watch it.
tvjunkie45 tvjunkie45 6 years
Castle from the list. Like Anonymous said, Dollhouse is the best in my opinion.
clareberrys clareberrys 6 years
definitely Flash Forward....its like Lost but totally different and amazing
Zivanod Zivanod 6 years
I went with Glee because I am so sad when a week goes by and it's not on. However, I also like Modern Family and was pleasantly surprised at how much I enjoy The Vampire Diaries.
glynislily glynislily 6 years
I don't know. It's a tie with Glee, Vampire Diaries, and Flash Forward.
suziryder suziryder 6 years
GLEE!! I accidentally caught Castle one day, and couldn't believe how terrible the acting is! Awful, awful stuff.
suziryder suziryder 6 years
GLEE!! I accidentally caught Castle one day, and couldn't believe how terrible the acting is! Awful, awful stuff.
Allyace Allyace 6 years
This has been a really great year for new shows and I watch almost all of the ones you listed. I went w/ Glee though b/c it is so original. My second choice would probably be Modern Family.
sarahcateh sarahcateh 6 years
Modern Family! It was hard choosing between it and Glee, but I really think it's the best show on tv right now.
Kaki Kaki 6 years
From these definitely Glee but my favorite of this years new shows is White Collar
Linda-McP Linda-McP 6 years
Modern Family followed by Glee tops my list.
tiff58 tiff58 6 years
Modern Family and The Good Wife are my favorites
totonlaura totonlaura 6 years
Vampire Diaries I love it!!
totonlaura totonlaura 6 years
Vampire Diaries I love it!!
bethinabox bethinabox 6 years
Castle won this for me, hands down. I adore that show and Nathan Fillion. But I also love Modern Family, Cougar Town, Community, FlashForward and Parks & Recreation. So much good TV!
myfairlady93 myfairlady93 6 years
Modern Family got my vote, but Glee and Community are great. And P & R is just simply amazing this year.
jhilly123 jhilly123 6 years
Well I wouldn't exactly say Castle's a new show, it's in its 2nd season, but I guess it was a mid-season replacement, right? I love it. And Cougar Town. And Vampire Diaries and Glee and Community. There are so many good shows this season I could just go on.
sharshar sharshar 6 years
Glee, most definitely! But I love Cougar Town, too.
Briandiesel Briandiesel 6 years
I have to say I watched the Good Wife a couple times and I REALLY liked it.
ilanac13 ilanac13 6 years
FLASH FORWARD - definitely. i'm a sucker for this type of show - and i think that it's different from all the others that are on TV right now.
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