Year 2020 started with a promise that the entire world would get to see a lot of fascinating television shows. But then COVID-19 happened and the entire entertainment industry went into shutdown. It forced many projects to halt productions or even cancel due to loss of time and budget because of the pandemic.

But, just like what Jeff Goldblum said in “Jurassic Park” -- life finds a way. And the entertainment industry did just that -- it found a way to put a smile on our faces despite the world crumbling down, by still producing some of the best shows in recent years. The list is filled with TV series that have produced intriguing content season after season as well as some remarkable debuts from new creators.

Here's a list of the top 20 TV shows of 2020 that offered quality entertainment during such a tumultuous time.