As of Dec. 8, 2015, some of the most popular TV shows include "The Big Bang Theory," "The Walking Dead" and "Game of Thrones." Other popular TV shows include "Seinfeld" and "The Wire."
"The Big Bang Theory" is the most watched show on TV, with an average audience of 23 million viewers per episodes. Other popular shows, such as "Game of Thrones" and "The Walking Dead," have lower viewer numbers, due to being on cable, but are two of the most discussed shows online. Shows such as "Seinfeld" and "The Wire" have remained popular despite no longer airing new episodes, due to their high quality and passionate fans.