7 TV Franchises That Will Live on Forever

Dan Clarendon

In today’s crowded primetime landscape, only a select few television shows last longer than few seasons. Even fewer trigger spin-off series. Even fewer launch franchises that last for decades.

But some of the shows in the gallery above have reached those rarefied heights, and the others are well on their way. Scroll through to read about seven series that might just outlive us all.

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