Top 20 Best TV Plot Twists You Didn't See Coming

Subverting expectations doesn’t always work out, but these are the best TV plot twists you didn’t see coming. For this list, we’ll be looking at the greatest plot twists in television history. Our countdown includes “Game of Thrones,” “Breaking Bad,” “The Good Place,” and more! Which twist shocked YOU the most? Let us know in the comments!

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50 Comments

  1. martin fiorentini on January 18, 2021 at 5:23 pm

    The reveal of who knocks four times in Doctor Who is so heartbreaking.



  2. Rob C on January 18, 2021 at 5:24 pm

    Mr Robot has so many incredible twists



  3. Pizza Fries on January 18, 2021 at 5:25 pm

    THE GOOD PLACE twists will forever be Iconic.



  4. Maddy K. on January 18, 2021 at 5:25 pm

    I feel like they should make a list of top 20 plot twist in movies and game night should be number 1. cuz there were literally like 3 plot twists throughout the whole movie that no one could’ve predicted.



  5. Dante on January 18, 2021 at 5:26 pm

    Where the hell is Adam’s identity reveal from Dark!!!!



  6. arwen on January 18, 2021 at 5:27 pm

    The HIMYM’s ending not being in this list is rude



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  8. Rudina Obydi on January 18, 2021 at 5:31 pm

    How is the bent neck lady number 20? I’ve never been more surprised.



  9. Luke Cullingworth on January 18, 2021 at 5:31 pm

    The entity of inside no 9



  10. Dont Fkncare on January 18, 2021 at 5:31 pm

    Nope. westworld final episode season one… when you find out the nice young guy is the arsehole old guy.



  11. blinky705 on January 18, 2021 at 5:31 pm

    How is the last episode of NEWHART not even in the Top 20?



  12. Adam De Leon on January 18, 2021 at 5:33 pm

    what about the anime another that was a awesome twist



  13. Adam Efimoff on January 18, 2021 at 5:36 pm

    but will this have spoilers? lol



  14. Angelito Lolito on January 18, 2021 at 5:36 pm

    13:39….is that holly m******ing Charlotte of ”Sex and the city”???? :O



  15. Victor Maldonado on January 18, 2021 at 5:37 pm

    Ward is Hydra!



  16. WatchMojo.com on January 18, 2021 at 5:42 pm

    Which plot twists totally took you by surprise?



  17. Antonio Layton on January 18, 2021 at 5:42 pm

    Glad agents of shield got its respect



  18. 65 SE IT B Ashish Sharma on January 18, 2021 at 5:42 pm

    Why there isn’t sixth sense



  19. Andrew Melville on January 18, 2021 at 5:43 pm

    How Sons of Anrachy Season 3’s twist never made it on here, I’ll never know.
    It’s one of the best twists I’ve seen in recent TV history.



  20. A G.M. on January 18, 2021 at 5:43 pm

    River’s conception in the vortex did not give her time travel, it gave her regeneration

    she has time travel because she stole a device



  21. Brendon Smith on January 18, 2021 at 5:46 pm

    south park – scott tenorman must die



  22. אריאל גולני on January 18, 2021 at 5:49 pm

    WTH MAN



  23. Saanya R on January 18, 2021 at 5:51 pm

    but we didn’t see ANY of Jane the Virgin’s twists coming, that needs a list of its own



  24. MT's Corner with Myesha-Tiara on January 18, 2021 at 5:51 pm

    The AHS one got to me forreal 😭



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  26. Chris Wincek on January 18, 2021 at 5:53 pm

    There’s a lot of plot twist an American Horror Story & Haunting of Hill House that caught me off guard and confuse me.



  27. Philagape on January 18, 2021 at 5:54 pm

    Bobby in the shower, Dallas
    Locke in a wheelchair, Lost
    Rosalind falls down the elevator shaft, LA Law



  28. Bill Siarkas on January 18, 2021 at 5:55 pm

    Diane Simmons is the killer in Family Guy?!



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  30. DoTheToothsTeethHaveTeethToo on January 18, 2021 at 5:58 pm

    I haven’t seen the Good Place, but that twist isn’t really original. Though to be fair, it’s hard to be totally original now, since so much has come before. There’s a Twilight Zone episode where a guy thinks he’s in heaven and then slowly starts to realize it’s actually hell.



  31. Walker ST on January 18, 2021 at 5:59 pm

    Ritas death was a much bigger plottwist than Dexters brother. That was already revealed in the Jeff Lindsay books.



  32. Monique Star on January 18, 2021 at 5:59 pm

    Would “Code Lyoko” be a valid option with Aelita actually being Franz Hopper’s daughter or does the twist have to be set in stone when first created to qualify?



  33. Ryan Peabody on January 18, 2021 at 6:02 pm

    Can you guys do a top 10 ER moments or top 10 ER episodes? it’s my favorite all-time TV show so I would like to see where you guys would rank all of that



  34. Jo Ann Frost on January 18, 2021 at 6:02 pm

    The chicken segment from MASH, Was a well—written, disturbing, and powerful piece of TV drama and so was Number 15.



  35. Taner Archibald on January 18, 2021 at 6:02 pm

    Killing Carl was the biggest mistake that show has ever made.



  36. katherined on January 18, 2021 at 6:02 pm

    Emma becoming the dark one along with hook in Once Upon a Time was a twist that had my jaw dropped.



  37. Matthew Reichlin on January 18, 2021 at 6:03 pm

    Maybe it wasn’t a plot twist, as it does not change perspective on past events. But the death of Henry Blake, after all the build up of going home was really something.



  38. A P on January 18, 2021 at 6:03 pm

    Westworld is *SO GOOD*



  39. RAINER on January 18, 2021 at 6:04 pm

    Great list… EXCEPT WHERE IS “DARK”??



  40. Giovann Jones on January 18, 2021 at 6:05 pm

    What about Wayward Pines



  41. Izet Yusein on January 18, 2021 at 6:05 pm

    I’m sorry but to put the Nina Myers is a mole twist at number 1 rather than flashforwards twist from Lost is pure bullshit. 24’s twist is great but not as jaw dropping and mind blowing as Lost’s.



  42. Cody Spradling on January 18, 2021 at 6:06 pm

    I came just to see if Grant Ward’s betrayal was on the list and was not disappointed.



  43. Amanda Redd on January 18, 2021 at 6:09 pm

    John C. McGinley is awesome and Dr. Cox was my favorite character on Scrubs (I loved Jordan too)



  44. eric banks on January 18, 2021 at 6:10 pm

    Nobody talks about the plot twist from prison break when the president and her brother were in love 🤢



  45. sayantan banerjee on January 18, 2021 at 6:10 pm

    where’s DARK plot twists???



  46. malecforever2222 on January 18, 2021 at 6:11 pm

    Montgomery being the 3rd cop on Castle!!!



  47. Matthew Reichlin on January 18, 2021 at 6:17 pm

    The good place pretty much sounds like the Twilight Zone episode. How did everyone not figure this out? I haven’t seen it, but sounds like it would have been obvious.



  48. Sarah M on January 18, 2021 at 6:20 pm

    "You named your daughter… after your daughter."
    — One of the best lines in Doctor Who



  49. FunCo Joke Ads on January 18, 2021 at 6:21 pm

    How on Earth is there not one moment from Veronica Mars on here??????? It’s the best mystery/crime TV show out there and it never fails to surprise me. How about these reveals:

    Lily Kane’s murderer
    The person orchestrating the bus crash
    Who’s responsible for the Hearst College rapes
    Who killed Dean O’Dell
    The person behind the bombings

    JEEZ. Not one of these on this list???



  50. Kevin-Michael Wolfer on January 18, 2021 at 6:22 pm

    How about the guerilla attack on the Carrington wedding in Moldavia on "Dynasty"?…huh?…