Best 2022 TV shows Movies

Best 2022 TV shows refer to the top television series that were released in 2022 and have received critical acclaim, positive audience feedback, and high viewership ratings. These shows are considered to be the most successful and well-received productions of the year. You can watch Best 2022 TV shows on Soap2Day for free.

The list of best 2022 TV shows is subjective and varies based on individual preferences and critical analysis.

Listed shows below have received high ratings from both critics and audiences, and many have been nominated for or won awards at prestigious events such as the Emmys, Golden Globes, and Screen Actors Guild Awards.

Eps6 The Devil’s Hour The Devil’s Hour 7.6
The Devil’s Hour
IMDb: 7.6
1h

Lucy wakes every night at exactly 3:33am. Nothing in her life has made sense for a long time. But the answers are out there, somewhere, at the end of a trail of brutal murders.

Status: Returning Series
Eps6 Thai Cave Rescue Thai Cave Rescue 7.8
Thai Cave Rescue
IMDb: 7.8
1h

A Thai youth soccer team and their assistant coach are trapped within Tham Luang Cave, prompting a global rescue effort.

Status: Ended
Eps10 Dahmer – Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story Dahmer – Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story 7.9
Dahmer – Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story
IMDb: 7.9
N/A

This series examines the gruesome and horrific true crimes of Jeffrey Dahmer and the systemic failures that enabled one of America’s most notorious serial killers to continue his murderous spree in plain sight for over a decade.

Status: Ended
Eps8 The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power 7.0
The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power
IMDb: 7
N/A

Beginning in a time of relative peace, we follow an ensemble cast of characters as they confront the re-emergence of evil to Middle-earth. From the darkest depths of the Misty…

Status: Returning Series
Eps6 Black Bird Black Bird 8.1
Black Bird
IMDb: 8.1
N/A

As Jimmy Keene begins a 10-year prison sentence, he gets an incredible offer: If he can elicit a confession from suspected killer Larry Hall, Jimmy will be freed. Completing this mission becomes the challenge of a lifetime.

Status: Ended
Eps7 The Summer I Turned Pretty The Summer I Turned Pretty 7.3
The Summer I Turned Pretty
IMDb: 7.3
N/A

Every summer, Belly and her family head to the Fishers’ beach house in Cousins. Every summer is the same … until Belly turns sixteen. Relationships will be tested, painful truths…

Status: Returning Series
Eps7 The Old Man The Old Man 7.6
The Old Man
IMDb: 7.6
N/A

Dan Chase absconded from the CIA decades ago and now lives off the grid. When an assassin arrives and tries to take Chase out, the old operative learns that to…

Status: Returning Series
Eps6 Dark Winds Dark Winds 7.7
Dark Winds
IMDb: 7.7
N/A

This psychological thriller follows two Navajo police officers, Leephorn and Chee, in the 1970s Southwest as their search for clues in a grisly double murder case forces them to challenge…

Status: Returning Series
Eps2 Theodore Roosevelt Theodore Roosevelt 8.1
Theodore Roosevelt
IMDb: 8.1
N/A

The two-part premium miniseries event on Theodore Roosevelt, the first modern President of the United States, will provide a rich, panoramic biography weaving Roosevelt’s captivating personal story while revealing little-known truths behind his expansive curiosity, restless spirit and the profound, lasting impact he has had on the country.

Status: Ended
Eps10 The Lincoln Lawyer The Lincoln Lawyer 7.7
The Lincoln Lawyer
IMDb: 7.7
50min

Sidelined after an accident, hotshot Los Angeles lawyer Mickey Haller restarts his career — and his trademark Lincoln — when he takes on a murder case.

Status: Returning Series
Eps6 Clark Clark 7.3
Clark
IMDb: 7.3
1h

This is the incredible story behind Sweden’s most notorious gangster, Clark Olofsson, whose infamous crimes gave rise to the term “Stockholm Syndrome”.

Status: Ended
Eps8 The Staircase The Staircase 7.1
The Staircase
IMDb: 7.1
1h 5min

An exploration of the life of Michael Peterson, his sprawling North Carolina family, and the suspicious death of his wife, Kathleen Peterson.

Status: Ended
Eps8 Shining Girls Shining Girls 7.4
Shining Girls
IMDb: 7.4
53min

Years after a brutal attack left her in a constantly shifting reality, Kirby Mazrachi learns that a recent murder is linked to her assault. She teams with veteran reporter Dan…

Status: Ended
Eps10 The Offer The Offer 8.6
The Offer
IMDb: 8.6
9h

Oscar-winning producer Al Ruddy’s never before revealed experiences of making the iconic 1972 film The Godfather that Francis Ford Coppola directed and adapted with Mario Puzo.

Status: Ended
Eps7 Under the Banner of Heaven Under the Banner of Heaven 7.5
Under the Banner of Heaven
IMDb: 7.5
1h 8min

A devout detective’s faith is tested as he investigates a brutal murder that seems to be connected to an esteemed Utah family’s spiral into LDS fundamentalism and their distrust in the government.

Status: Ended
Eps6 We Own This City We Own This City 7.6
We Own This City
IMDb: 7.6
N/A

The story of the rise and fall of the Baltimore Police Department’s Gun Trace Task Force — and the corruption and moral collapse that befell an American city in which the policies of drug prohibition and mass arrest were championed at the expense of actual police work.

Status: Ended
Eps8 Heartstopper Heartstopper 8.6
Heartstopper
IMDb: 8.6
30min

Charlie, a highly strung, openly gay over-thinker, and Nick, a cheerful soft-hearted rugby player, meet at a British all-boys grammar school. Friendship blooms quickly, but could there be something more…?…

Status: Returning Series
Eps6 Slow Horses Slow Horses 8.1
Slow Horses
IMDb: 8.1
N/A

This quick-witted spy drama follows a dysfunctional team of MI5 agents—and their obnoxious boss, the notorious Jackson Lamb—as they navigate the espionage world’s smoke and mirrors to defend England from sinister forces.

Status: Returning Series
Eps6 Moon Knight Moon Knight 7.3
Moon Knight
IMDb: 7.3
47min

When Steven Grant, a mild-mannered gift-shop employee, becomes plagued with blackouts and memories of another life, he discovers he has dissociative identity disorder and shares a body with mercenary Marc Spector. As Steven/Marc’s enemies converge upon them, they must navigate their complex identities while thrust into a deadly mystery among the powerful gods of Egypt.

Status: Ended
Eps8 WeCrashed WeCrashed 7.3
WeCrashed
IMDb: 7.3
N/A

Inspired by actual events — and the love story at the center of it all. WeWork grew from a single coworking space into a global brand worth $47 billion in…

Status: Ended
Eps10 Minx Minx 7.6
Minx
IMDb: 7.6
35min

An earnest young feminist joins forces with a low-rent publisher to make the world’s first erotic magazine for women.

Status: Canceled
Eps4 The Thing About Pam The Thing About Pam 7.2
The Thing About Pam
IMDb: 7.2
42min

Based on the 2011 murder of Betsy Faria that resulted in her husband Russ’ conviction, though he insisted he did not kill her. His conviction later was overturned, but the brutal crime set off a chain of events that would expose a diabolical scheme deeply involving Pam Hupp.

Status: Ended
Eps10 Winning Time: The Rise of the Lakers Dynasty Winning Time: The Rise of the Lakers Dynasty 8.3
Winning Time: The Rise of the Lakers Dynasty
IMDb: 8.3
N/A

A fast-break series chronicling the professional and personal lives of the 1980s Los Angeles Lakers, one of sports’ most revered and dominant dynasties — a team that defined an era,…

Status: Canceled
Eps8 Shining Vale Shining Vale 7.0
Shining Vale
IMDb: 7
N/A

A dysfunctional family moves from the city to a small town into a house in which terrible atrocities have taken place. But no one seems to notice except for Patricia “Pat” Phelps, who’s convinced she’s either depressed or possessed – turns out, the symptoms are exactly the same.

Status: Canceled
Eps8 The Dropout The Dropout 7.5
The Dropout
IMDb: 7.5
N/A

The story of Elizabeth Holmes, the enigmatic Stanford dropout who founded medical testing start-up Theranos. Lauded as a Steve Jobs for the next tech generation and once worth billions of dollars, the myth crumbled when it was revealed that none of the tech actually worked, putting thousands of people’s health in grave danger.

Status: Ended
Eps10 Our Flag Means Death Our Flag Means Death 7.8
Our Flag Means Death
IMDb: 7.8
30min

After trading in the seemingly charmed life of a gentleman for one of a swashbuckling buccaneer, Stede Bonnet becomes captain of the pirate ship Revenge. Struggling to earn the respect of his potentially mutinous crew, Stede’s fortunes change after a fateful run-in with the infamous Captain Blackbeard. Stede and crew attempt to get their ship together and survive life on the high seas.

Status: Canceled
Eps5 Super Pumped Super Pumped 7.3
Super Pumped
IMDb: 7.3
56min

Each season of this anthology series explores a story that rocked the business world to its core and changed culture. The first season tells the story of Uber, one of…

Status: Ended
Eps9 Inventing Anna Inventing Anna 6.9
Inventing Anna
IMDb: 6.9
N/A

A journalist with a lot to prove investigates the case of Anna Delvey, the Instagram-legendary German heiress who stole the hearts of New York’s social scene – and stole their money as well.

Status: Ended
Eps7 This Is Going to Hurt This Is Going to Hurt 8.4
This Is Going to Hurt
IMDb: 8.4
45min

The unvarnished truth of life as a doctor working in obstetrics and gynaecology.

Status: Ended
Eps8 Reacher Reacher 8.0
Reacher
IMDb: 8
N/A

Jack Reacher was arrested for murder and now the police need his help. Based on the books by Lee Child.

Status: Returning Series
Eps4 The Afterparty The Afterparty 7.3
The Afterparty
IMDb: 7.3
N/A

When a high school reunion’s afterparty ends in a stunning death, everyone is a suspect. A detective grills the former classmates one by one, uncovering potential motives as each tells…

Status: Canceled
Eps9 The Gilded Age The Gilded Age 8.0
The Gilded Age
IMDb: 8
N/A

It’s 1882 and the Gilded Age is in full swing when Marian Brook, a young orphaned daughter of a Southern general, moves in with her rigidly conventional aunts in New York City. With the help of Peggy Scott, an African-American woman masquerading as her maid, Marian gets caught up in the dazzling lives of her rich neighbors as she struggles to decide between adhering to the rules or forging her own path.

Status: Returning Series
Eps8 Archive 81 Archive 81 7.3
Archive 81
IMDb: 7.3
53min

An archivist takes a job restoring damaged videotapes and gets pulled into the vortex of a mystery involving the missing director and a demonic cult.

Status: Canceled
Eps6 Wolf Like Me Wolf Like Me 7.3
Wolf Like Me
IMDb: 7.3
30min

Gary is an emotional wreck and struggles to provide for his daughter since the death of his wife. Mary has a secret she can’t bring herself to share with anyone. The universe brought these two together for a reason.

Status: Returning Series
Eps6 Women of the Movement Women of the Movement 7.6
Women of the Movement
IMDb: 7.6
45min

A limited series focusing on Mamie Till Mobley, who devoted her life to seeking justice for her son Emmett Till following his brutal murder in the Jim Crow South.

Status: Ended
Eps34 The Cleaning Lady The Cleaning Lady 7.0
The Cleaning Lady
IMDb: 7
45min

A whip-smart doctor comes to the U.S. for a medical treatment to save her ailing son. But when the system fails and pushes her into hiding, she refuses to be beaten down and marginalized. Instead, she becomes a cleaning lady for the mob and starts playing the game by her own rules.

Status: Returning Series
Eps6 The Tourist The Tourist 7.1
The Tourist
IMDb: 7.1
58min

When a man wakes up in the Australian outback with no memory, he must use the few clues he has to discover his identity before his past catches up with him.

Status: Ended