The Best Satire TV Shows

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List Criteria: Shows near the top must be only the best Satire TV series.

The very best satire shows on television, ranked from best to worst. This list of the greatest satire shows also includes pictures from the shows when available. Popular satire TV shows have been a staple of television for years, so there's often debate about what the most entertaining satire show of all time is. Don't let your favorite satire television programs in history get to the bottom of the list- be sure to vote them up so they have the chance to reach the top spot. The list of satire television shows below includes information like the program's cast, creator and premiere date when available.

The list you're viewing is made up of many different shows, like Neighbors from Hell and Harry Hill's TV Burp.

This list answers the questions, "What is the best modern satire show of all time?" and "What are the greatest satire shows?"
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    Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Isaac Hayes

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    Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert, John Oliver

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    Dan Castellaneta, Nancy Cartwright, Julie Kavner

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    Last Week Tonight With John Oliver

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    Stephen Colbert, Jay Katsir, Jon Stewart

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    Seth MacFarlane, Alex Borstein, Seth Green

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    Rainn Wilson, John Krasinski, Jenna Fischer

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    Darrell Hammond, Kenan Thompson, Seth Meyers

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    Amy Poehler, Jim O'Heir, Nick Offerman

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    Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam

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    Tina Fey, Alec Baldwin, Tracy Morgan

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    Dave Chappelle, Donnell Rawlings, Neal Brennan

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    Billy West, John DiMaggio, Katey Sagal

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    Seth MacFarlane, Wendy Schaal, Dee Bradley Baker

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    Alan Alda, Wayne Rogers, Loretta Swi

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    Mike Judge, Kathy Najimy, Pamela Adlon

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    Charlie Day, Glenn Howerton, Rob McElhenney

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    Michael McDonald, Debra Wilson, Aries Spears

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    Bill Maher, Arianna Huffington, Andrew Sullivan

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    Regina King, John Witherspoon, Gary Anthony Williams

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    Bill Scott, June Foray, Paul Frees

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    Maurice Schlafer, Len Maxwell, Mills Lane

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    Seth Green, Matthew Senreich, Breckin Meyer

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    Jeremy Shada, John DiMaggio, Tom Kenny

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    Garry Shandling, Jeffrey Tambor, Wallace Langham

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    Adam Carolla, Jess Harnell, Abbey DiGregorio

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    Maurice LaMarche, Rob Paulsen, Tress MacNeille

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    Carlos Alazraqui, Tom Kenny, Charles Adler

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    Oliver Welke, Martina Hill, Hans-Joachim Heist

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    Artie Esposito, Paul McGinnis, Victor Yerrid

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    Joe Flaherty, Eugene Levy, Andrea Martin

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    Dave Foley, Bruce McCulloch, Kevin McDonald

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    Joel McHale, Lou the Chihuahua, Kelly Levy

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    Garry Shandling, Molly Cheek, Michael Tucci

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    Tracey Ullman, Alastair Duncan, Julie Kavner

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    Iggy Pop, Kari Wahlgren, Donick Cary

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    Sarah Silverman, Seth Green, Eugene Levy

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    Bill Farmer, Arthur Holden

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    Paul Eddington, Nigel Hawthorne, Derek Fowlds

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    Greg Mullavey, Louise Lasser, Graham Jarvis

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    Rowan Atkinson, Brian Blessed, Elspet Gray

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    Carolyn Lawrence, Scott Adsit, Britta Phillips

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    Matthew Perry, Jan Hooks, Rich Hall

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    Andy Berman, Richard Steven Horvitz, Rosearik Rikki Simons

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    Steve Coogan, Harry Enfield, John Sessions

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    Jon Lovitz, Nancy Cartwright, Christine Cavanaugh

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