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The Best Based On True Story TV Shows on TLC

Finding a good Based On True Story TV show to watch can be hard, so we've ranked the best ones and included where to watch them. Check out our list of the best Based On True Story TV shows of all time streaming on TLC.

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1. Who Do You Think You Are?

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Year: 2010-2020Rated: TV-PGSeasons: 11
Documentary, Biography

What it's about: From roots in the Deep South to the slums of New Jersey, "Who Do You Think You Are?" follows the journeys of some of the most well-known names in American popular culture. Watch as celebrities discover unknown details about themselves and their families while researching their ancestry with the help of historians and genealogical experts.

Where to Watch: 45 episodes (55%) are available to stream on a TV everywhere service (TLC). 70 episodes (85%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).

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2. 90 Day Fiancé: The Other Way

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53/100
Year: 2019-2020Seasons: 1
Reality, Biography

What it's about: Americans move to a foreign country all in the name of love. Will uprooting their lives in the United States pay off, or will they be packing up and moving back to America brokenhearted?

Where to Watch: 20 episodes (87%) are available to stream on a subscription service (fuboTV). 17 episodes (74%) are available to stream on a TV everywhere service (TLC). 22 episodes (96%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 3 services (Google Play, Vudu & YouTube).

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3. My Strange Addiction

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Year: 2010-2020Rated: TV-14Seasons: 6
Reality, Documentary

What it's about: My Strange Addiction is an American documentary television series that premiered on TLC on December 29, 2010. The series focuses on people with unusual compulsive behaviors. These range from eating specific non-food items to ritualistic daily activities to bizarre personal fixations or beliefs.

Where to Watch: 20 episodes (40%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Hulu). 48 episodes (96%) are available to stream on a TV everywhere service (TLC). 49 episodes (98%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).