There are plenty of TV shows and TV series based on Poker and gambling. These TV shows give you truckloads of entertainment and also let you learn Poker, as most of the famous Poker TV shows feature the best Poker players in the world. Here are some of the best Poker TV shows you should watch.


High Stakes Poker is a Poker TV series by GSN

The show was launched back in 2006, and ended in 2011. This TV show is based purely on Poker games. Famous Poker players and stars like Sam Farha, Doyle Brunson, Daniel NEgreanu and Johnny Chan compete in this show. High Stakes Poker was hosted by AJ Benza with Gabe Kaplan in the first five seasons.

The World Series of Poker on ESPN

This is the biggest Poker TV series and event in the world. ESPN broadcasts this show every year. This year, WSOP will take place from May 30-July 17 at the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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Celebrity Poker Showdown

Celebrity Poker Showdown is one of the most famous Poker TV shows. It was broadcasted by cable network Bravo. This show features famous stars and celebrities who come to the show to play limited-run series Poker. The show had a total of eight tournaments, spanning over five seasons. In every show, five celebrities played NO limit Texas hold ’em tournament. All the money from the games was given to charity, it was claimed by the show makers. Almost all of the famous Hollywood celebrities had taken part in Celebrity Poker Showdown, apart from famous Poker players.

CELEBRITY POKER SHOWDOWN, (back, l to r): Robert Thompson, Christopher Meloni, Sarah Silverman, Matthew Perry, Michael Vartan, Stephen Root, (front): Phil Gordon, Dave Foley, 2003-, © Bravo

NBC’s National Heads-Up Poker Championship

NBC’s National Heads-Up Poker Championship was an annual Poker tournament TV show, which was started in 2005. It was a $25,000 “buy-in” invitation-only tournament in which No limit Texas hold ’em matches were conducted.  The TV show was filmed at the famous Caesars Palace casinos in Las Vegas. Famous Poker players like Phil Hellmuth, Men Nguyen, James Woods,     Dewey Tomko and Erik Seidel took part in the TV show.

European Open

European Open show features the best and famous Poker players of Europe. The TV shows revolves around Poker tournaments. Big names in the Poker industry like Phil Hellmuth, Barny Boatman, and Annette Obrestad frequently come in European Open Poker TV show.

Poker Superstars Invitational Tournament

The Poker Superstars Invitational Tournament, started in 2004, was a No limit Texas hold ’em poker tournaments show. This Poker TV show airs on Fox Sports Net in the United States, Rogers Sportsnet in Canada and Ftn in the United Kingdom. The first series was hosted by Chris Rose and Mark Gregorich. Mark Gregorich. Famous Poker players, including Daniel Negreanu, Phil Ivey, Phil Hellmuth and Doyle Brunson took part in this TV show.


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