They don’t have the dollar magnitude of their movie counterparts. Still, the most expensive TV shows can cost studios an arm and a leg and the possibility of failure to win the audience’s favor sends shiver down the big bosses’ spines. Many turned in respectable returns for the networks, but some did flop, which is probably their only claim to fame.
Our list is dominated by drama series, with an animated theme, a reality show and a sitcom thrown in for variety. Here are ten of the most expensive TV shows (calculated with cost per episode) ever: Read the full story »