Top Rated TV Show from 25 Countries | Entertainment News
The United States may be home to the entertainment capital of the world, but the market is not monopolized by producing great images. In recent years, streaming services have diversified their offerings by adding a host of international movies and TV series and showing great work produced in countries around the world.
China and Pakistan are known for their dramas, while no one does thrillers like British Turkey’s dizi (technically long soap operas) are so incredibly popular that they helped the country become second behind the United States in terms of TV distribution in 2019. Other countries are also exporting more television, with the United States recently becoming a key market for foreign language programming. Streaming services, in particular, have added a number of international series to their platforms, ranging from hits like “Narcos” to quieter releases like “Dark” and “The Returned”.
To celebrate the increased diversity of the small screen, Stacker identified the # 1 rated television show on IMDb in 25 different countries and listed them in order of country name. The voting thresholds for each country relate to the data available for television broadcasts in that country.
Read on for some of the best international shows, from Argentinian “Pretenders” to Yugoslav “Top lista nadrealista”.
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