Battlestar Galactica (2004-2009)
Join Adama and Laura as they lead a ragtag fleet of human survivors (from the destroyed colonies of Kobol) in search of a mythical planet called Earth. But beware, the robot race of Cylons is in hot pursuit … and it seems nothing will stop them. Based on the original TV series from 1978-80, this 21st-century update was broadcast on the Sci-Fi Channel.
Dead Like Me (2003-2004)
This dramedy centers on a motley crew of grim reapers who escort the dead into the afterlife, a group headed by a droll boss and anchored by a college-age newcomer. The newbie doesn’t know what she’s doing — or even why she was chosen for the job in the first place. But soon, she grows to recognize the poetry in her purpose.
This series revolves around a small town in Kansas that finds itself cut off from the rest of the world after a mushroom cloud appears on the horizon, and a TV and radio blackout ensues. Has there been a terrorist attack or a preëmptive nuclear strike? Faced with terrifying uncertainty, the town — including the mayor and his prodigal son — begins to come apart at its seams.
Sixty years ago, Mick St. John’s vampire bride bit him on his wedding night, dooming him to eternal life. Today, the ever-youthful Mick is a private investigator, protecting citizens by night and romancing mortal reporter Beth by day. After spending six decades coming to terms with his true nature, is Mick ready to face love again?
Two words-Alex O’Loughlin
Pushing Daisies (2007-2009)
Easygoing baker Ned can bring things back to life with his touch, so he uses his gift to help private eye Emerson Cod solve murders. But there’s a warning: A second touch will doom the revived forever. So when Ned brings his childhood sweetheart back to life, they can never, ever touch — but that doesn’t stop them from falling in love.
I wasn’t planning on watching this series but it happened to come on Tv when I had nothing else to watch. I sat there with the clicker in hand, telling myself that I should change the channel but couldn’t. Loved this show. It made my jaw drop. It’s a visionary entertaining.
synopsis by Netflix.