TV's 50 Longest-Awaited First Kisses

Longest Awaited TV Kisses

Which series held out for the longest time to give viewers that much-anticipated first smooch?

In the gallery below, TVLine looks back at the small screen’s 50 longest-awaited first kisses from Castle, Lucifer, The Vampire Diaries, All American, Friends, NCIS, Arrow and other shows, in order of how many episodes it took the Will They/Won’t They couples to lock lips. (Note: With our latest, Oct. 23, 2021 update, the following fell off the Top 50: “Avalance,” “Malec,” Parks and Rec’s Leslie/Ben, “LoVe,” The Nanny and Mr. Sheffield, Game of Thrones‘ Missandei and Grey Worm, Moonlighting‘s Dave/Maddie and Cheers‘ Sam/Diane.)

Where did your favorites land when it came to building antici…

…pation?

Review Nos. 50 through 1 below!