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TV Shows & Series: Popular TV Shows/Series of 2012

TV shows/series in chronological context: 2012 (MMXII) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2012th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 12th year of the 3rd millennium, the 12th year of the 21st century, and the 3rd year of the 2010s decade. 2012 was designated as: International Year of CooperativesInternational Year of Sustainable Energy for All ()

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Arrow(2012-2020)

TV-14
| 42min per episode | Crime, Drama, Mystery, Action & Adventure
3.3/5 (with 2,089 votes)

Spoiled billionaire playboy Oliver Queen is missing and presumed dead when his yacht is lost at sea. He returns five years later a changed man, determined to clean up the city as a hooded vigilante armed with a bow.

Pablo Escobar The Drug Lord(2012)

45min per episode | Crime, Drama
3.8/5 (with 843 votes)

Pablo Escobar: El Patrón del Mal is a 2012 Colombian television series produced and broadcast on Caracol TV, about the life of Pablo Escobar. It is only available in Spanish. There is a version available with English subtitles.

Gravity Falls(2012-2016)

4.2/5 (with 643 votes)

Twin brother and sister Dipper and Mabel Pines are in for an unexpected adventure when they spend the summer helping their great uncle Stan run a tourist trap in the mysterious town of Gravity Falls, Oregon.

Directed by Aaron Springer, Rob Renzetti, Stephen Sandoval, Matt Braly

The Legend of Korra(2012-2014)

4.2/5 (with 590 votes)

Avatar Korra, a headstrong, rebellious, feisty young woman who continually challenges and breaks with tradition, is on her quest to become a fully realized Avatar. In this story, the Avatar struggles to find balance within herself.

Directed by Joaquim Dos Santos

Chicago Fire(2012-)

TV-14
| 1h per episode | Drama
4.2/5 (with 543 votes)

An edge-of-your-seat view into the lives of everyday heroes committed to one of America's noblest professions. For the firefighters, rescue squad and paramedics of Chicago Firehouse 51, no occupation is more stressful or dangerous, yet so rewarding and exhilarating. These courageous men and women are among the elite who forge headfirst into danger when everyone else is running the other way and whose actions make the difference between life and death.

Elementary(2012-2019)

TV-14
| 43min per episode | Drama, Mystery, Crime
3.7/5 (with 508 votes)

A modern-day drama about a crime-solving duo that cracks the NYPD's most impossible cases. Following his fall from grace in London and a stint in rehab, eccentric Sherlock escapes to Manhattan where his wealthy father forces him to live with his worst nightmare - a sober companion, Dr. Watson.

High School DxD(2012-2018)

4.4/5 (with 454 votes)

The story follows Issei Hyōdō, a dim-witted, lecherous second-year high school student who is killed by a girl on his first date ever. Issei is reincarnated as a devil, and from that day forward, he serves as an underling of Riasu, a high-level devil who is also the prettiest girl on Issei's campus.

Sword Art Online(2012-2020)

4.1/5 (with 446 votes)

In the near future, a Virtual Reality Massive Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game (VRMMORPG) called Sword Art Online has been released where players control their avatars with their bodies using a piece of technology called Nerve Gear. One day, players discover they cannot log out, as the game creator is holding them captive unless they reach the 100th floor of the game's tower and defeat the final boss. However, if they die in the game, they die in real life. Their struggle for survival starts now...

Directed by Tomohiko Itō, Manabu Ono

Avenida Brasil(2012)

1h 10min per episode | Drama, Mystery, Soap / Telenovela, Crime
4.0/5 (with 385 votes)

Brazil Avenue is a dynamic, lifelike, and modern telenovela that reveals how unrelenting ambition and inflicted cruelty can change a young girl’s destiny and lead her to seek revenge.

Marvel's Ultimate Spider-Man(2012-2017)

TV-Y7
| 21min per episode | Action & Adventure, Animation, Comedy
3.8/5 (with 261 votes)

While being trained by S.H.I.E.L.D., Spider-Man battles evil with a new team of teen colleagues.

Another(2012)

TV-14
| 20min per episode | Action & Adventure, Animation, Drama, Mystery
4.3/5 (with 244 votes)

When Kouichi Sasakibara transfers to his new school, he can sense something frightening in the atmosphere of his new class, a secret none of them will talk about. At the center is the beautiful girl Mei Misaki. Kouichi is immediately drawn to her mysterious aura, but then he begins to realize that no one else in the class is aware of her presence.

Directed by Takeshi Furusawa

Continuum(2012-2016)

TV-14
| 45min per episode | Action & Adventure, Drama, Science-Fiction & Fantasy
3.8/5 (with 240 votes)

The series centers on the conflict between a group of rebels from the year 2077 who time-travel to Vancouver, BC, in 2012, and a police officer who accidentally accompanies them. In spite of being many years early, the rebel group decides to continue its violent campaign to stop corporations of the future from replacing governments, while the police officer endeavours to stop them without revealing to anyone that she and the rebels are from the future.

With Rachel Nichols, Victor Webster, Erik Knudsen, Tony Amendola, Lexa Doig, Richard Harmon, ...
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JoJo's Bizarre Adventure(2012-)

TV-MA
| 24min per episode | Action, Adventure, Animation, Fantasy, Horror
4.4/5 (with 230 votes)

Follow the intergenerational feud between the Joestar Family and various forces of evil, the most prominent of which is Dio Brando and his followers.

LEGO Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu(2012-)

3.9/5 (with 209 votes)

When the fate of their world, Ninjago, is challenged by great threats, it's up to the ninja: Kai, Jay, Cole, Zane, Lloyd and Nya to save the world.

DreamWorks Dragons(2012-2018)

3.7/5 (with 204 votes)

From the creators of "How to Train Your Dragon" comes a new series that takes Hiccup and Toothless to the edge of adventure.

Kamisama Kiss(2012-2015)

TV-PG
| 24min per episode | Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance / Love
4.4/5 (with 165 votes)

Nanami was just a normal high school girl down on her luck until a stranger’s lips marked her as the new Land God and turned her world upside down. Now, she’s figuring out the duties of a deity with the help of Tomoe, a reformed fox demon who reluctantly becomes her familiar in a contract sealed with a kiss. The new responsibilities—and boys—are a lot to handle, like the crow demon masquerading as a gorgeous pop idol and the adorable snake spirit who’s chosen the newly minted god to be his bride. As the headstrong Tomoe tries to whip her into shape, Nanami finds that love just might have cute, pointed fox ears. With romance in the air, will the human deity be able to prove herself worthy of her new title?

The Newsroom(2012-2014)

TV-MA
| 1h per episode | Drama
4.1/5 (with 158 votes)

A behind-the-scenes look at the people who make a nightly cable-news program. Focusing on a network anchor, his new executive producer, the newsroom staff and their boss, the series tracks their quixotic mission to do the news well in the face of corporate and commercial obstacles-not to mention their own personal entanglements.

Revolution(2012-2014)

TV-14
| 42min per episode | Action, Science Fiction, Drama, Adventure
3.2/5 (with 157 votes)

One day, electricity just stopped working and the world was suddenly thrust back into the dark ages. Now, 15 years later, a young woman's life is dramatically changed when a local militia arrives and kills her father, who mysteriously—and unbeknownst to her—had something to do with the blackout. An unlikely group sets out off on a daring journey to find answers about the past in the hopes of reclaiming the future.

With Billy Burke

Scandal(2012-2018)

TV-14
| 43min per episode | Drama
3.5/5 (with 155 votes)

Everyone has secrets and Olivia Pope has dedicated her life to protecting and defending the public images of the elite by keeping those secrets under wraps. Pope and her team are at the top of their game when it comes to getting the job done for their clients, but it becomes apparent that these "gladiators in suits," who specialize in fixing the lives of other people, have trouble fixing those closest at hand -- their own.

Directed by Tom Verica - With Kerry Washington, Henry Ian Cusick, Columbus Short, Darby Stanchfield, Katie Lowes, Jeff Perry, ...

Slugterra(2012-2015)

4.0/5 (with 143 votes)

Following his father's death, 15-year-old Eli Shane embraces his destiny to follow in his dad's footsteps to a secret, subterranean world called Slugterra where he is determined to be the greatest Slugslinging hero of them all!

Girls(2012-2017)

TV-MA
| 28min per episode | Comedy, Drama
3.0/5 (with 115 votes)

The assorted humiliations, disasters and rare triumphs of four very different twenty-something girls: Hannah, an aspiring writer; Marnie, an art gallery assistant and cousins Jessa and Shoshanna.

With Lena Dunham, Allison Williams, Jemima Kirke, Zosia Mamet, Adam Driver, Alex Karpovsky, ...

Veep(2012-2019)

TV-MA
| 30min per episode | Comedy
3.7/5 (with 109 votes)

A look into American politics, revolving around former Senator Selina Meyer who finds being Vice President of the United States is nothing like she expected and everything everyone ever warned her about.

Kuroko's Basketball(2012-2015)

24min per episode | Animation, Comedy
4.4/5 (with 107 votes)

In the story, Kagami Taiga has just enrolled into Seirin High School when he meets Kuroko Tetsuya of the school's basketball team. Kuroko happens to be the shadowy sixth member of the legendary Generation of Miracles basketball team. Together, Kagami and Kuroko aim to take their team to the inter-high school championship - against Kuroko's former teammates.

My Little Monster(2012)

24min per episode | Animation, Comedy, Drama
4.4/5 (with 100 votes)

Mizutani Shizuku finds peace in her studies.  Working hard to stay at the top of the class, alone but focused.  When she is tasked with delivering class materials to Yoshida Haru, her world starts to rapidly expand.  With some new friends and feelings, will she be able to stay focused on her studies?

Beauty and the Beast(2012-2016)

TV-PG
| 42min per episode | Drama, Science-Fiction & Fantasy
3.7/5 (with 99 votes)

Detective Catherine Chandler is a smart, no-nonsense homicide detective. When she was a teenager, she witnessed the murder of her mother at the hands of two gunmen and herself was saved by someone – or something. Years have passed and while investigating a murder, Catherine discovers a clue that leads her to Vincent Keller, who was reportedly killed in 2002. Catherine learns that Vincent is actually still alive and that it was he who saved her many years before. For mysterious reasons that have forced him to live outside of traditional society, Vincent has been in hiding for the past 10 years to guard his secret – when he is enraged, he becomes a terrifying beast, unable to control his super-strength and heightened senses.

The River(2012)

3.4/5 (with 96 votes)

Wildlife expert and TV personality Emmet Cole sets course around the world with his wife, Tess, and son, Lincoln, while filming what would become one of the most popular shows in television. After he goes missing deep in the Amazon, his family, friends and crew set out on a mysterious and deadly journey to find him.

Love, Chunibyo & Other Delusions(2012-2014)

TV-14
| 24min per episode | Animation, Comedy, Drama
4.3/5 (with 88 votes)

As one of the thousands of Japanese students afflicted with "chunibyo," a state where they're so desperate to stand out that they've convinced themselves that they have secret knowledge and hidden powers, Yuta spent most of his middle school years living in a complete fantasy world. He's finally managing to overcome his delusions but his chunibyo have attracted the attentions of another sufferer, and she's decided that this makes him her soul mate.

Longmire(2012-2017)

TV-14
| 45min per episode | Crime, Drama, Western
3.9/5 (with 81 votes)

A Wyoming sheriff rebuilds his life and career following the death of his wife. Based on the “Walt Longmire” series of mystery novels written by best-selling author Craig Johnson.

With Robert Taylor, Alex Livinalli

Nashville(2012-2018)

TV-14
| 42min per episode | Drama
3.1/5 (with 80 votes)

Rayna Jaymes and Juliette Barnes face personal and professional challenges as they navigate their paths as artists and individuals. Surrounding them, and often complicating their lives, are their family, friends and, in some cases, lovers, as well as the up-and-coming performers and songwriters trying to get ahead in the business.

Directed by Callie Khouri, Michael Lohmann, Paul McCrane, Michael Waxman, Mario Van Peebles, Eric Stoltz, ... - With Connie Britton, Hayden Panettiere, Eric Close, Charles Esten, Jonathan Jackson, Sam Palladio, ...

Touch(2012-2013)

TV-14
| 43min per episode | Science Fiction, Drama, Mystery
3.4/5 (with 79 votes)

Martin Bohm, a widower and single father, is haunted by an inability to connect to his autistic, mute 11-year-old son, Jake. Their relationship and their lives take an extraordinary turn when he discovers his gifted son has the ability to see things that no one else can and the patterns that connect seemingly unrelated events.

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