Matthew Gilbert’s top TV shows of 2013

 Breaking Bad (AMC)

 Orange Is the New Black (Netflix)

 The Good Wife (CBS)


 The Americans (FX)

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 Mad Men (AMC)

 Masters of Sex (Showtime)

 Vikings (History)

 Veep (HBO)


 Behind the Candelabra (HBO)

 Orphan Black (BBC America)

Matthew Gilbert can be reached at Follow him on Twitter @MatthewGilbert.