In the past year, big-time stars Meryl Streep
, Mark Ruffalo
, and Steve Carell
have all opted for "small screen" roles. Television's golden age, well-represented in this list and accumulated according to the combined merit of Emmy recognition and the user-based IMDb
rating system, is the most exciting and recent iteration of an entertainment landscape that has been dynamic since day one.
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Among just these 10 series are decades of TV history, glances into various magnificent and terrifying universes, and names like Tony Soprano
and Don Draper
. Looking back always makes one realize the height of the Emmy stakes.