My So-Called Life
seemed like a sure-fire hit when it debuted for its first season in 1994. The show was celebrated for its realistic portrayal of teen life and the goings on of American high-school students in the 1990s. Unfortunately, it suffered low ratings despite being a critical darling, and it was canceled after one season, leaving fans wanting more even a quarter of a century after it was taken off the air.
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The series launched the careers of several famous actors such as Claire Danes
and Jared Leto
, and it is widely regarded as one of TV's best one-season wonders. Though all of the episodes were well received, some garnered higher scores on IMDb