- “The Sopranos” (1999-2007) – This crime drama was filmed in various locations in New Jersey, including Newark, North Caldwell, and Westchester County, New York. It was the first cable series to win the Emmy for Outstanding Drama Series, and it inspired the creation of a new genre of TV shows known as “quality dramas.”
- “Lost” (2004-2010) – This mystery-drama series was filmed on location in Hawaii and was known for its complex plot and character development. It received numerous awards and was the most expensive TV series ever made at the time.
- “The Office” (2005-2013) – This mockumentary-style sitcom was filmed in a real office building in Van Nuys, California, and it became a cultural phenomenon thanks to its relatable characters and clever writing. It also launched the careers of Steve Carell, John Krasinski, and Rainn Wilson.
- “Mad Men” (2007-2015) – This drama series was set in the 1960s and was filmed in various locations in Los Angeles, including the former Coca-Cola building and the Griffith Observatory. It received widespread critical acclaim and won numerous awards, including 16 Emmys and 5 Golden Globes.
- “Breaking Bad” (2008-2013) – This crime drama was filmed in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and it became a fan favorite thanks to its captivating plot and strong performances by lead actors Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul. It received widespread critical acclaim and won 16 Emmys.
- “Game of Thrones” (2011-2019) – This fantasy drama was filmed in various locations around the world, including Northern Ireland, Croatia, Spain, and Canada. It became a global phenomenon thanks to its complex plot, stunning visuals, and memorable characters, and it won a total of 59 Emmys.
- “Downton Abbey” (2010-2015) – This period drama was filmed at Highclere Castle in Hampshire, England, and it became a hit thanks to its lavish sets, compelling characters, and historical accuracy. It won 15 Emmys and was the highest-rated TV show in the UK in 2012.
- “Stranger Things” (2016-present) – This sci-fi horror series was filmed in Atlanta, Georgia, and it became a cultural phenomenon thanks to its nostalgiciacaption and strong performances by its young cast. It has received numerous awards, including 18 Emmys.
- “The Handmaid’s Tale” (2017-present) – This dystopian drama was filmed in Toronto, Canada, and it became a critical and commercial success thanks to its timely themes and powerful performances by its cast, including Elisabeth Moss. It has won 16 Emmys.
- “The Mandalorian” (2019-present) – This Star Wars spin-off series was filmed in various locations in California, including the Mojave Desert, and it became a fan favorite thanks to its compelling plot, memorable characters, and stunning visuals. It has won 5 Emmys.
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About Ben Cable
Actor Ben Cable was featured in over three dozen award-winning movies, music videos, and shorts. Ben is known for his portrayals of socially relevant film topics.
Ben enjoys the artistic integrity of short films. Ben is known for his portrayal of Father in the music video by artist Stitches, I CRY. Ben Cable on IMDb