Every year, if not every month, new TV shows are started, and not many of them thrive because the competition is high. They say the sky is wide enough for all birds to fly and so everyone could become a star in the same space. It is probably clearer now, that humans, especially TV hosts and their shows are human beings, not birds. This means that it is a real battle and only the strong survive in the tug of war.
Speaking of the strong, you can definitely mention a number of TV shows that have stayed relevant for years and are still doing very well.
Well, this article compiles a list of the most popular TV shows in 2018, based on the number of viewing, social media trends, interaction and the likes, of the audience of the TV. Here they are:
Roseanne – This reboot of the ABC’s 1988 through 1997 hit, in 2018 was a huge hit. It hit 10.5 million viewers at its first launch which was in March. It was abruptly stopped along the line due to a controversy with the lead role. In October, it was launched again, and this time, it had 18 million viewers from different countries of the world. The series is built around the Conner House, where real life experiences are bluntly and comically presented in creative and relatable ways. It is said to have up to an estimated amount of 23.2 viewers worldwide.
The Big Bang Theory – This CBS comedy is probably one of the longest and most popular TV shows ever. It is definitely very popular, otherwise it would not be on this list. It is a simple, but highly intellectual comedy that is a product of the coming together of lots and lots of creative people, skilled in many different fields and crafts. No matter how brilliant it genius you are, you definitely do not know all you need to survive: this is the story of the physicists, Leonard and Sheldon, and Penny, the street expert.
The Big Bang Theory has an average of 18.7 million viewers from different continents of the world.
This Is Us – There is something about simplicity, that hype cannot overcome. This simple family drama by the NBC is also one of the most popular and most watched TV shows in the history of TV this year. This show has an estimated average of up to 18.3 million fans who are consistently watching it worldwide.
NCIS – Are you a loyal NCIS fan? Then you must have skipped to this part of the article before reading the other parts. Well, it is sad to break it to you that your detective love has only 17.09 million viewers in the world. But wait, that’s still some good thing right? A very good one actually. The CBS thriller has been running since 2013, and there has been a total of fifteen seasons from then till date.
Other shows on this list include Young Sheldon, The Good Doctor, Blue Bloods, and others. The competition is intense, so anything can change at any point.