The past few years have been amazing years for television as many popular tv series have released brand new seasons and episodes. Thousands of teens have been binge watching both old but goodies as well as the trendy/recent shows. To help all those other struggling teens (/tweens/young adults) out there, who can't decide what to watch, I have compiled a list of the 10 best teen tv shows. The shows included in my list are from a variety of genres including drama, mystery, crime, paranormal, romance, action, science fiction and thriller. Let the countdown begin...

10. Beverly Hills 90210 - 6.5/10
This show follows the lives of Brandon and Brenda Walsh, who both eventually leave the show, and their friends through high school and college into adulthood. The show deals with a steady stream of love triangles and other romantic entanglements, and occasionally touches on more serious issues as well. 10 seasons & finished.
#drama #romance #life

9. The 100 - 7/10
When nuclear Armageddon destroys civilization on Earth, the only survivors are those on the 12 international space stations. Three generations later, the 4,000 survivors, see their resources dwindle. Desperately looking for a solution, the leaders send 100 juvenile prisoners back to the planet to test its habitability. Having always lived in space, the exiles find the planet fascinating and terrifying, but with the fate of the human race in their hands, they must forge a path into the unknown. 4 seasons & ongoing.
#sciencefiction #scifi #futuristic #action #postapocalyptic

8. Riverdale - 7/10
Archie Andrews has decided he wants to pursue a future in the music business, but his recently ended, secret relationship with the music teacher has left him without a mentor, and his friendship with Jughead Jones is in a bad place. Things look like they might be turning around when Veronica Lodge, a new girl, arrives. Despite the instant chemistry, Veronica is hesitant to pursue anything. Amidst all the small-town banality lurks a mystery: the recent tragic death of Jason Blossom. 2 seasons & ongoing.
#mystery #drama #highschool

7. One Tree Hill - 7.5/10
Following a four-year jump in time, the 20-somethings of Tree Hill find more questions than answers as they try to keep their dreams alive and their friendships intact. Together this group continues to share experiences as they work towards defining what their lives will be. 9 seasons & finished.
#drama #life

6. Gossip Girl - 7.5/10
High school is over for the privileged former students at an exclusive prep school on Manhattan's Upper East Side, but Gossip Girl still shares text-messaged scoops on scandals and heartache. As the graduates embark on their futures, with some attending college and others focusing on burgeoning careers, Gossip Girl continues to stir the pot and feed any potential scandals. And still, the identity of Gossip Girl remains a mystery. 6 seasons & finished.
#drama

5. Gilmore Girls - 8/10
The show is about a single mother, Lorelai Gilmore and her daughter Rory, who live in Stars Hollow, Connecticut, a fictional town filled with colourful characters. The series looks at issues like family, romance, generational divides and social class, especially in Lorelai's difficult relationship with her high society parents, Emily and Richard, and Rory's experiences at elite schools. 7 seasons & finished.
#family #drama #comedy #romance

4. Originals - 8.5/10
A spin-off of the show 'Vampire Diaries' with Klaus, the original vampire/werewolf hybrid, who returns to New Orleans -- which his family helped build -- to investigate rumors of a plot against him. He finds his former protege, Marcel, reigning powerful over its inhabitants, causing growing tension in the supernatural community. In hope of reclaiming the city, Klaus and Elijah form an uneasy alliance with the witches to help further their cause. 4 seasons & ongoing.
#horror #fantasy #drama #action #vampires #werewolves #mythical #paranormal #supernatural

3. Teen Wolf - 8.5/10
The high-school anonymity Scott McCall was trying to break free from couldn't have happened in a more mysterious, complicated way. While walking in the woods one night Scott encounters a creature, is bitten on the side, and his life is forever changed. Is he a human or a werewolf? Or a little bit of both? Controlling the strange urges he now feels is the toughest part, and he's afraid the urges could end up controlling him. Will the bite be a gift or a curse, especially as it relates to the mischievous Allison, whom Scott can't get enough of? 6 seasons & finished.
#paranormal #horror #fantasy #werewolves #mythical #drama #supernatiral #action #romance

2. The Vampire Diaries - 9/10
The series follows the life of 17-year old Elena Gilbert, who falls in love with a centuries-old vampire named Stefan Salvatore and his brother Damon Salvatore, who is also a vampire. As a result, this draws Elena and her friends into the supernatural world of Mystic Falls, where it is plagued by vampires, werewolves, witches, doppelgängers and Original Vampires. 8 seasons & finished.
#fantasy #supernatural #paranormal #fantasy #action #romance #werewolves #mythical #vampires #witches #drama

1. Pretty Little Liars - 9.5/10
As time has passed since Alison, then the queen bee of the bunch, went missing. Spencer, Aria, Hanna and Emily have gone on with their lives, though they've grown apart. As the years go by, each girl finds herself facing a new set of challenges when anonymous text messages from "A" threatening to expose all their secrets -- both old secrets the girls were sure only Alison knew, and newer secrets developed after Alison's disappearance. Who is "A" and how does he or she know the things he or she knows? 7 seasons & finished.
#crime #thriller #mystery #drama #romance #highschool

So there you go, my list of the 10 Best Teen TV Shows. Hope you liked reading this as much as I liked writing it and make sure to enjoy these series.

Much Love,
Miss Boredom <3