It takes a lot to stand out in the era of Peak TV, and no one series can resist the siren song of shocking twists. Some lay groundwork more carefully than others, so which major swerves were audiences miles ahead of? From LOST to Star Trek: Discovery, we’ve sleuthed out seventeen that savvy viewers put together long before showrunners intended.
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A lot of people know that some of the most popular American TV shows were based on shows from other countries. "The Office" for example originated in the UK. Some of our big TV hits make it to other countries as well, like the most recent, a version of "How I Met Your Mother" that is set to debut in Russia.