Top 10 Highest Earning TV Shows 2016

These days, television sitcoms have become extremely popular all across the globe. Some interesting stories of every series compel every person to hook into each episode that they never want to miss out. Many people even record every episode, especially if they cannot manage enough time to enjoy the TV shows. This makes TV shows earn huge amount of bucks.

When the rating is high, more advertisement opportunities arrive. This further helps a television show earn a lot of money through advertisements.

Below are the top 10 TV shows 2016 based on the highest-rated TV shows 2016. This list has been made through the key advertising demographic ratings, measured by rating points.

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10. NCIS

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The interesting twist and turn of this show’s storyline, as well as the intriguing mysteries of crimes, compel people to hook into NCIS. The exciting and mind-blowing strategies that the team of Special Agent Gibbs does in solving different crime cases are outstanding and heart-throbbing. This show has been on air since 2003, thus making it one of the longest-running TV shows of all time.

9. Scandal

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Scandal has earned a total advertising demographic rating of 3.5 with its intriguing story of politics. From the brilliant mind of Shonda Rimes, who is also the creator of Grey’s Anatomy, Scandal is another exciting story of intrigues, politics, and power. The story runs through the life story of a former media consultant, Olivia Pope. But she never seems to get off from her past and that’s where lies deep engrossment of the people with this show.

8. Fear the Walking Dead

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It is another zombie-related TV series inspired by the popular television series “The Walking Dead.” The first episode of this TV sitcom was aired on August 23, 2015. The story started out with a sign of apocalypse in the Los Angeles area. When you talk about an apocalypse, there is a certain thrill that comes with it. Thus, there is no doubt that this TV show has a 3.6 rating.

7. Grey’s Anatomy

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Now on its 13th season, Grey’s Anatomy has earned a total rating of 3.7. Everyone knows about the life story of Dr. Meredith Grey and how she struggles to maintain her relationships with her colleagues. The story involves an interesting storyline of every doctor and patient. This also includes the beautiful and intriguing love stories of the characters that most people can relate themselves with. In 2014, this ABC TV sitcom reported a revenue of $2.75 million through half an hour advertising.

6. The X-Files

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Who doesn’t know agent Mulder and agent Scully? This longest-running TV show of all time focuses on a science fiction, drama, and action-suspense TV sitcom that was first aired in September 1993. It was off the air for quite some time and after its return, it is still making great waves in terms of ratings. It has earned a 4.8 rating. Just like the old times and the movie box office hits, The X-Files is known as one of the highest earning TV shows 2016, which further made David Duchovny one of the highest paid actors in 2016.

5. Game of Thrones

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Game of Thrones is a classic story of medieval times that has attracted a deep interest of viewers from all across the globe. It has received a tremendous applaud for its magnificent storyline and cinematography. In the key advertising demographic rating, Game of Thrones has earned a 5.0 rating.

4. Empire

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At 6.6 advertising demographic rating, this Fox TV series has an intriguing and powerful story regarding the wealth and the intricate family relationships of the Empire Entertainment CEO. Due to its massive amount of viewers spread worldwide, Empire is considered to be one of the top ERP TV shows 2016.

3. The Walking Dead

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This television series probably has started all the hype about zombies. It has created a huge and wide fan base due to its heart-pounding, thrilling, suspense, and action-packed fight for survival against the zombies swarming all over the places. Everyone knows Rick, Glenn, Daryl, Carol, Glenn, Maggie, Michonne, Carl Grimes, Sasha, Rosita among others. The show has now become even more interesting with the death of some famous characters that everyone loves. Let’s wait and see if it can keep up with the 9.6 rating on its seventh season. However, for now, it is one of the highly anticipated television series of all time and one of the highest earning TV shows 2016.

2. Modern Family

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Modern Family made its debut in 2009 and now it is one of the most popular TV shows. In 2014, it earned $2.13 million from every half an hour of advertising revenue. The sitcom has earned more trust and high ratings due to its entertaining story of 3 related families and their everyday endeavors and dealings. This TV show has proven its popularity and earnings with its actors making on the top of the highest paid sitcom actors for 2016. This is aside from the awards that they have received over time. Thus, it could be concluded that this makes this show one of the highest earning TV Shows 2016.

1. The Big Bang Theory

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The Big Bang Theory is one of the top ERP TV shows 2016 and has reached a great milestone from its first airing. This show has helped its actors in earning a great amount of money, thus making its lead stars the highest paid TV sitcom actor 2016.

There is no exact amount of the total earnings by these television series available that could be listed here for the top 10 highest earning TV shows 2016. Therefore, the above-mentioned top ERP TV shows 2016 have been gathered from the highest ratings based on the advertising demographic ratings. Besides, these top ERP TV shows 2016 are creating a big and wide buzz all around the world.

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