Lately, Boise has landed itself on TV for all kinds of reasons.

Whether they love it or hate it, college football fans can't get enough of seeing our famous Blue Turf on TV. Boise or someone from the Boise area have appeared on reality shows like Undercover Boss, The Bachelor and Survivor. For better or worse, it's ended up on plenty of True Crime television shows and docuseries. And lately, it's made of terrible habit of making national headlines because someone who lives here did something so humiliating that it made national headlines.

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Those are all live action, real life moments. But you know what's just as cool? When Boise gets mentioned or turns out to be a major plot point of one of your favorite fictional TV shows! It happens a lot, so we know that this is in no way, shape or form a complete list of all of the times it has happened. But hey, it's a start!

If you know of any more examples, feel free to drop us a line and tell us about it so we can add it to the list!

P.S. None of these are new episodes, but if you plan on watching a certain series for the first time there may be minor spoilers ahead. 

15 Times Boise Was a Major Plot Point in Your Favorite TV Series

Boise and Idaho in general has found themselves on TV a lot lately. Unfortunately, it's usually for something in the news that makes Idaho look like the laughing stock of the United States or some tragic true crime story that happened within our borders. We decided to break it up a little bit and search for times where Boise was mentioned as a story line in some of your favorite fictional TV shows!

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