The Economist’s pick of the best television shows of 2023
- Exceptional crime dramas, comedies and psychological thrillers have come to the small screen this year
The fourth and final season is the darkest and most gripping. Barry Berkman, a hitman, had reinvented himself as an actor; now he has lost his cover and his freedom. The show—created by and starring Bill Hader, a comedian—interrogates Hollywood’s love of anti-heroes and offers a satisfying ending.