Top 10 Overused TV Show Ideas

Top 10 Overused TV Show Ideas

Some of the best television shows are the things that set the standard or paved the way for everyone else to copy, but now their genres are just completely overused on television. Cop shows like Law & Order or hit comedies like Friends were so good that it was only natural that a lot more series tried to capitalize of their success and flooded television with just way too much in an effort to ‘play it safe’. Join WatchMojo as we count down our picks for the top 10 most overused TV show ideas.

00:42 #10: The Paranormal Procedural
01:56 #9: Reality Singing Competition
03:04 #8: Courtroom Drama
04:24 #7: High School Drama
05:24 #6: Group of Goofy Friends
06:28 #5: Reality Dating Shows
07:25 #4: Reality Cooking Competition
08:24 #3, #2 & #1: ???

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