These are the best 1960s dark comedy TV shows, ranked from best to worst by user votes. From some of the top 60s dark comedy series that incorporated elements of horror into their stories to other great dark comedy shows that put out a new kind of never-before-seen brand of humor to the masses. Some of the best 60s dark comedy shows even use sketch comedy to poke fun at dark content.
What shows will you find on this best 1960s dark comedy TV shows list? Of course, The Addams Family is a perfect example of dark comedy at its best. This hilarious sitcom, which ran from 1964 – 1966, poked fun at the macabre interests of its “mysterious and spooky” characters. The Munsters is another good dark comedy show that aired in the 1960s.
Through silly sketch comedy, The Carol Burnett Show included bits of dark comedy in its 11 season run. Other good shows on this top 1960s dark comedy TV shows list include Monty Python's Flying Circus, Dark Shadows and Alfred Hitchcock Presents.Which 60s dark comedy series is your favorite? Give the best shows a thumbs up!
12Jim Cummings, Ken Weatherwax
Premiered: 1964-09-18The Addams Family is a group of fictional characters created by American cartoonist Charles... more
10Fred Gwynne, Al Lewis
Premiered: 1964The Munsters is an American television sitcom depicting the home life of a family of benign... more
21Alfred Hitchcock, Harry Tyler
Premiered: 1955Alfred Hitchcock Presents is an American television anthology series hosted by Alfred... more
15Jonathan Frid, Grayson Hall
Premiered: 1966Dark Shadows is an American gothic soap opera that originally aired weekdays on the ABC... more
12Carol Burnett, Vicki Lawrence
Premiered: 1967The Carol Burnett Show is an American variety/sketch comedy television show starring Carol... more
17Graham Chapman, John Cleese
Premiered: 1969Monty Python’s Flying Circus is a British sketch comedy series commissioned by David... more
0John Astin, Carolyn Jones
Premiered: 1964The Addams Family is an American television series based on the characters in Charles Addams'... more
19Benny Hill, Nicholas Parsons
Premiered: 1951The Benny Hill Show is a British comedy television show that starred Benny Hill and aired in... more
5Jack Wild, Various Actors
Premiered: 1969H.R. Pufnstuf is a children's television series produced by Sid and Marty Krofft in the United... more
Premiered: 1965Milton the Monster, also called The Milton the Monster Show is an American animated cartoon TV... more