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Posted: 12/28/2005 10:10:04 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 12/28/2005 10:45:52 AM EDT by warlord]
Most of the popular TV shows in the UK are USA made.
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BBC NEWS
Star Trek is 'most missed' series
Sci-fi series Star Trek is the show most people want to see returned to their TV screens, a survey has found.

Originally broadcast in the US in 1966, it topped a poll of more than 1,000 viewers commissioned by UK interactive TV firm Home Media Networks.

Fantasy action series Buffy the Vampire Slayer was second, followed by long-running sitcom Friends.

Star Trek's latest spin-off TV series, Enterprise, was axed in February following poor ratings.

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MOST MISSED TV SERIES:
1. Star Trek
2. Buffy the Vampire Slayer
3. Friends
4. Fawlty Towers
5. Blake's 7
6. The X-Files
7. Babylon 5
8. Stargate
9. Seinfeld
10. The A-Team
Source: Home Media Networks
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Star Trek also spawned 10 movie spin-offs, the most recent being Nemesis in 2002.

Sitcom Fawlty Towers was the highest ranking UK show in the list, in fourth place.

Sci-fi shows featured heavily in the top 10, including UK series Blake's 7 and US shows Babylon 5 and Stargate.

Popular US sitcom Seinfeld, which spawned ongoing series Curb Your Enthusiasm, was in ninth place.
Story from BBC NEWS:
http://news.bbc.co.uk/go/pr/fr/-/1/hi/entertainment/4563814.stm

Published: 2005/12/28 10:54:03 GMT

© BBC MMV
Link Posted: 12/28/2005 10:15:47 AM EDT
A-Team makes the top 10!

Link Posted: 12/28/2005 10:16:03 AM EDT
I thought Stargate was still on?

Or is it just Atlantis now?
Link Posted: 12/28/2005 10:16:25 AM EDT

Originally Posted By MisterFloppy:
I thought Stargate was still on?

Or is it just Atlantis now?



Its still on.
Link Posted: 12/28/2005 10:20:28 AM EDT
I miss Red Dwarf
Link Posted: 12/28/2005 10:22:39 AM EDT
Uh... Firefly?
Link Posted: 12/28/2005 10:25:06 AM EDT
huh, no bsg or angel across the pond?
Link Posted: 12/28/2005 10:28:41 AM EDT
If you've ever seen "Trekkies" or "Trekkies 2" with Denise Crosby you'll see that Star Trek has a vast and mildly disturbing following all around the world. You'll also see that Denise Crosby is teh stakt and them's real!

<----- DzlBenz likes teh bewbies.
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