2000s TV The Best 2000s British Sitcoms  

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List Rules Vote up your favorite UK comedy shows that aired in the 2000s

These are the best 2000s British sitcoms, ranked from best to worst by user votes. Some top 2000s British comedy shows are full of outrageous slapstick comedy, while others contain politically incorrect and introspective humor. A few of the funniest 2000s British sitcoms were even adapted into wildly popular American TV shows. 

What programs will you find on this best 2000s British sitcoms list? Ricky Gervais' comedic masterpiece The Office found funny in the everyday aspects of having a day job. This hilarious 2000s British comedy show even became one of the most popular American sitcoms of all-time when it was adapted with Steve Carell in the lead. The IT Guys is another good comedy show that aired on British television in the 2000s.

Simon Pegg first shared his unique brand of sci-fi comedy with the 1999 series Spaced. Other great shows that appear on this top 2000s British sitcoms list include Peep Show, The Inbetweeners and Gavin & Stacey.

Which 2000s British comedy show do you think is the funniest? Vote your favorites up to the top of this list!

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The Inbetweeners is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best 2000s British Sitcoms
The Inbetweeners Belinda Stewart-Wilson, Greg Davies, Blake Harrison

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The Office is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best 2000s British Sitcoms
The Office Rainn Wilson, John Krasinski, Jenna Fischer

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Only Fools and Horses is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best 2000s British Sitcoms
Only Fools and Horses David Jason, Roger Lloyd-Pack, Paul Barber

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Absolutely Fabulous is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best 2000s British Sitcoms
Absolutely Fabulous Jennifer Saunders, Joanna Lumley, Julia Sawalha

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The IT Crowd is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best 2000s British Sitcoms
The IT Crowd Chris O'Dowd, Richard Ayoade, Katherine Parkinson

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The Vicar of Dibley is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best 2000s British Sitcoms
The Vicar of Dibley Dawn French, Liz Smith, Emma Chambers

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Peep Show is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best 2000s British Sitcoms
Peep Show David Mitchell, Robert Webb, Matt King

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Black Books is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best 2000s British Sitcoms
Black Books Dylan Moran, Bill Bailey, Tamsin Greig

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Gavin & Stacey is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best 2000s British Sitcoms
Gavin & Stacey Joanna Page, Mathew Horne, Alison Steadman

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My Family is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best 2000s British Sitcoms
My Family Robert Lindsay, Zoƫ Wanamaker, Gabriel Thomson

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Miranda is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best 2000s British Sitcoms
Miranda Miranda Hart, Patricia Hodge, Tom Ellis

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Not Going Out is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best 2000s British Sitcoms
Not Going Out Miranda Hart, Lee Mack, Megan Dodds

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Outnumbered is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best 2000s British Sitcoms
Outnumbered Samantha Bond, Hugh Dennis, Anna Skellern

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The Royle Family is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best 2000s British Sitcoms
The Royle Family Ricky Tomlinson, Sue Johnston, Caroline Aherne

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Phoenix Nights is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best 2000s British Sitcoms
Phoenix Nights Peter Kay^! Dave Spikey^! Justin Moorhouse

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Green Wing is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best 2000s British Sitcoms
Green Wing Sally Bretton, Oliver Chris, Olivia Colman

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Spaced is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best 2000s British Sitcoms
Spaced Jessica Hynes, Simon Pegg, Julia Deakin

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Two Pints of Lager and a Packe... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best 2000s British Sitcoms
Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps Will Mellor^! Natalie Casey^! Sheridan Smith

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Early Doors is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best 2000s British Sitcoms
Early Doors John Henshaw, Craig Cash, Phil Mealey

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Give My Head Peace is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best 2000s British Sitcoms
MichaelD00 added Give My Head Peace Michael McDowell, Martin Reid, Damon Quinn

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Plebs is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best 2000s British Sitcoms
BIG BEN added Plebs Tom Rosenthal, Joel Fry, Ryan Sampson

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Saxondale is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best 2000s British Sitcoms
clash1977 added Saxondale Steve Coogan, James Bachman, Rasmus Hardiker

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Big Top is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best 2000s British Sitcoms
Big Top Amanda Holden, Tony Robinson, Kevin McNally