Why let the critics decide what the best TV show of 2016 is? You've watched hundreds of hours of televised entertainment, and have as good — if not better — of an idea than we do. So let us know what you think, by voting up (or down) on the ranker below. We'll reveal the final winner of your fan vote on December 15.

Oh, and if you do want to know what TV Guide's editors chose for their top list, check that out here.

20 Best TV Shows of 2016

  • 1. The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story

    Twenty years after his real-life murder trial, O.J. Simpson once again captivated television viewers in this addictive miniseries from Ryan Murphy, which was really about so much more than Simpson and his (alleged) victims. Addressing topics like racism, sexism and the injustices of the criminal justice system, The People v. O.J. Simpson felt more relevant than ever in 2016, and featured standout, award-winning (and in some cases, career-defining) performances from Sarah Paulson, Sterling K. Brown and Courtney B. Vance, among many others in a star-studded cast. If nothing else, the fact that we're still thinking about and talking about The People v. O.J. Simpson, even though it premiered way back in February, makes it our clear pick for number one show of 2016. -- Liz Raftery

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