Best TV shows of 2019

FT television critic Suzi Feay selects her favourites, from the nightmarish ‘Russian Doll’ and crackling dialogue of ‘Succession’ to the blood-soaked ‘Britannia’

Exemplary dramas, fearless reporting, tales of start-up folly — and vampires. Here are the shows that got me hooked this year, with no ‘Fleabag’, no ‘Game of Thrones’ and no ‘Stranger Things’ in sight.