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List Rules 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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South Park is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
South Park Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Isaac Hayes

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2
+ - 190 75
Family Guy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
Family Guy Seth MacFarlane, Alex Borstein, Seth Green

3
+ - 254 165
The Daily Show is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
The Daily Show Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert, John Oliver

4
+ - 220 141
The Simpsons is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
The Simpsons Dan Castellaneta, Nancy Cartwright, Julie Kavner

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+ - 217 97
Last Week Tonight With John Ol... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
Last Week Tonight With John Oliver

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+ - 186 123
The Colbert Report is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
The Colbert Report Stephen Colbert, Jay Katsir, Jon Stewart

7
+ - 163 98
The Office is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
The Office Rainn Wilson, John Krasinski, Jenna Fischer

8
+ - 131 78
Saturday Night Live is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
Saturday Night Live Darrell Hammond, Kenan Thompson, Seth Meyers

9
+ - 122 86
Parks and Recreation is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
Parks and Recreation Amy Poehler, Jim O'Heir, Nick Offerman

10
+ - 95 66
American Dad! is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
American Dad! Seth MacFarlane, Wendy Schaal, Dee Bradley Baker

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+ - 96 67
Monty Python's Flying Circus is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
Monty Python's Flying Circus Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam

12
+ - 37 13
Futurama is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
Futurama Billy West, John DiMaggio, Katey Sagal

13
+ - 78 74
30 Rock is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
30 Rock Tina Fey, Alec Baldwin, Tracy Morgan

14
+ - 82 57
Chappelle's Show is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
Chappelle's Show Dave Chappelle, Donnell Rawlings, Neal Brennan

15
+ - 78 60
M*A*S*H is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
M*A*S*H Alan Alda, Wayne Rogers, Loretta Swi

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+ - 50 40
It's Always Sunny in Philadelp... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia Charlie Day, Glenn Howerton, Rob McElhenney

17
+ - 57 61
King of the Hill is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
King of the Hill Mike Judge, Kathy Najimy, Pamela Adlon

18
+ - 72 53
The Boondocks is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
The Boondocks Regina King, John Witherspoon, Gary Anthony Williams

19
+ - 51 46
MADtv is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
MADtv Michael McDonald, Debra Wilson, Aries Spears

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+ - 60 57
Real Time with Bill Maher is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
Real Time with Bill Maher Bill Maher, Arianna Huffington, Andrew Sullivan

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+ - 38 45
The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show Bill Scott, June Foray, Paul Frees

22
+ - 37 46
Celebrity Deathmatch is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
Celebrity Deathmatch Maurice Schlafer, Len Maxwell, Mills Lane

23
+ - 47 51
Robot Chicken is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
Robot Chicken Seth Green, Matthew Senreich, Breckin Meyer

24
+ - 23 27
Adventure Time is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
Adventure Time Jeremy Shada, John DiMaggio, Tom Kenny

25
+ - 26 45
The Larry Sanders Show is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
The Larry Sanders Show Garry Shandling, Jeffrey Tambor, Wallace Langham

26
+ - 21 28
Rocko's Modern Life is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
Rocko's Modern Life Carlos Alazraqui, Tom Kenny, Charles Adler

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+ - 39 40
Pinky and the Brain is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
Pinky and the Brain Maurice LaMarche, Rob Paulsen, Tress MacNeille

28
+ - 29 41
Drawn Together is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
Drawn Together Adam Carolla, Jess Harnell, Abbey DiGregorio

29
+ - 2 2
Extra 3 is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
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+ - 1 2
heute-show is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
heute-show Oliver Welke, Martina Hill, Hans-Joachim Heist

31
+ - 1 2
Die Wochenshow is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
Die Wochenshow Ingolf Lück, Dave Davis, Carolin Kebekus

32
+ - 11 26
SCTV Channel is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
SCTV Channel Joe Flaherty, Eugene Levy, Andrea Martin

33
+ - 8 20
Lil' Bush is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
Lil' Bush Iggy Pop, Kari Wahlgren, Donick Cary

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+ - 13 29
Crank Yankers is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
Crank Yankers Artie Esposito, Paul McGinnis, Victor Yerrid

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+ - 22 35
The Kids in the Hall is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
The Kids in the Hall Dave Foley, Bruce McCulloch, Kevin McDonald

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+ - 1 3
NEO MAGAZIN is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows

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+ - 15 26
The Soup is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
The Soup Joel McHale, Lou the Chihuahua, Kelly Levy

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+ - 31 36
Invader Zim is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
Invader Zim Andy Berman, Richard Steven Horvitz, Rosearik Rikki Simons

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+ - 7 22
It's Garry Shandling's Show is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
It's Garry Shandling's Show Garry Shandling, Molly Cheek, Michael Tucci

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+ - 8 24
Tracey Takes On... is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
Tracey Takes On... Tracey Ullman, Alastair Duncan, Julie Kavner

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+ - 9 18
The Black Adder is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
The Black Adder Rowan Atkinson, Brian Blessed, Elspet Gray

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+ - 6 23
Greg the Bunny is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
Greg the Bunny Sarah Silverman, Seth Green, Eugene Levy

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+ - 32 44
Yes Minister is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
Yes Minister Paul Eddington, Nigel Hawthorne, Derek Fowlds

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+ - 7 26
Mr. Meaty is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
Mr. Meaty Bill Farmer, Arthur Holden

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+ - 16 36
Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman Greg Mullavey, Louise Lasser, Graham Jarvis

46
+ - 7 21
Moral Orel is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
Moral Orel Carolyn Lawrence, Scott Adsit, Britta Phillips

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+ - 10 26
Not Necessarily the News is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
Not Necessarily the News Matthew Perry, Jan Hooks, Rich Hall

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+ - 0 0
Animaniacs is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
Animaniacs Rob Paulsen, Jess Harnell, Tress MacNeille

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+ - 10 28
Tom Goes to the Mayor is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
Tom Goes to the Mayor Tim Heidecker, Eric Wareheim, Stephanie Courtney

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+ - 23 37
Spitting Image is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Satire TV Shows
Spitting Image Steve Coogan, Harry Enfield, John Sessions