Aired: 2004-2007

Ever wonder why we love Kristen Bell? Her breakout portrayal of the titular dream girl, a whip-smart high school private eye, still has us hooked. This cult classic was the greatest thing to ever happen to UPN—a unique mix of noir, sharp humor, and teen drama that sadly was too good to last.

After the show's untimely cancellation, a Veronica Mars movie was reportedly in the works. Unfortunately, by summer 2009, Kristen Bell reported that the studio had lost interest.