Current MTV Logo.

MTV is an American cable television channel which was the first television channel dedicated to music, music industry and history in the United States upon its founding in 1981. MTV Networks has since produced various original television shows, many of which concern genres unrelated to music. This is an incomplete list of MTV shows that have aired.

Current programming

Music shows

News and documentary shows

Reality shows

Celebrity shows

Competitive shows

Variety shows

Programming from other Paramount Media Networks

Paramount+

Showtime

Upcoming programming

Former programming

Music shows

News and documentary shows

Reality shows

Celebrity shows

Competitive shows

Talk shows

Variety shows

Scripted content

Drama

Comedy

Wrestling

Animated

Programming from other Paramount Media Networks

Comedy Central

MTV2

mtvU

Nickelodeon

Paramount Network

Paramount+

International MTV affiliates

Acquired programs

Title First aired Last aired
America's Next Top Model 2005 2008
Beauty and the Geek 2006 2008
The Beatles[22] 1986 1987
Britney and Kevin: Chaotic[23] 2005
Buffy the Vampire Slayer[24] 2010
The Comic Strip Presents...[25] 1988 1989
Degrassi: The Next Generation 2008 2014
Fastlane[26] 2002 2003
The Flintstones[27] 1994
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air 2014 2015
Futurama 2009
Friends 2017
George Lopez 2014 2015
Grounded for Life[28] 2009
How I Met Your Mother 2016
Life as We Know It[29] 2004
The Meldrum Tapes[30] 1986 1987
The Monkees 1985 1987
Monty Python's Flying Circus 1987 1990
Music in High Places[31] 2001 2002
My So-Called Life 1995 1998
My Wife & Kids 2014 2015
New Girl[32] 2015 2016
The Office 2021
Queen Bees 2008[33]
Saturday Night Live[34] 1991
Scrubs[35] 2009
Speed Racer [36] 1992 1995
That '70s Show[37] 2010 2013
The Tube[38] 1985 1987
Veronica Mars[39] 2004
The World's Strictest Parents 2009 2010
The Young Ones 1985 1988

Special events

Seasonal or annual

Award shows

For a full list of MTV's international award shows, see List of MTV award shows.

Public awareness campaigns

See also

References

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