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These are the best 2000s dark comedy TV shows, ranked from best to worst by user votes. From top 2000s dark comedy series that explored new realms of comedy, to some other great dark comedy shows that found humor in the least likely of places. So, what are the best 2000s dark comedy shows? Vote up your favorites!

What shows will you find on this best 2000s dark comedy TV shows list? Wonderfully absurd the, Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! turned dark, and at times disturbing, material into lots of laughs. Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim have definitely become alternative comedy royalty. South Park is another good dark comedy show that aired in the 2000s.

It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia has created some of its most hilarious storylines out of dark content like crack addiction, homelessness and death. Other great shows that appear on this top 2000s dark comedy TV shows list include Dead Like Me, Curb Your Enthusiasm and Robot Chicken.

Which 2000s dark comedy show is your favorite? Give the best series a thumbs up and get in on the conversation in the comments section.
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South Park is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best 2000s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Mary Kay Bergman South Park (Comedy Central, 1997) is an American adult animated sitcom created by Trey Parker and Matt Stone. In the small town of South Park, four boys get caught up in all sorts of bizarre ...more

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It's Always Sunny in Philadelp... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best 2000s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Charlie Day, Glenn Howerton, Rob McElhenney It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (FXX, 2005) is an American television sitcom created by Rob McElhenney. The series follows "The Gang", a group of five depraved underachievers: twins ...more

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Curb Your Enthusiasm is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best 2000s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Larry David, Cheryl Hines, Jeff Garlin Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Curb Your Enthusiasm is an American improvised comedy television series produced and broadcast by HBO, which premiered on October 15, 2000. It has aired 80 episodes over eight seasons, the last ...more

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Dead Like Me is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best 2000s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Ellen Muth, Callum Blue, Jasmine Guy Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial This show is an American comedy-drama television series starring Ellen Muth and Mandy Patinkin as grim reapers who reside and work in Seattle, Washington. Filmed in Vancouver, British Columbia, ...more

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Six Feet Under is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best 2000s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Peter Krause, Michael C. Hall, Frances Conroy Six Feet Under is an American drama television series created and produced by Alan Ball. It premiered on the premium cable network HBO in the United States on June 3, 2001, and ended on August ...more

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Weeds is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best 2000s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Mary-Louise Parker, Hunter Parrish, Alexander Gould Weeds is an American dark comedy-drama series created by Jenji Kohan and produced by Tilted Productions in association with Lionsgate Television. The central character is Nancy Botwin, a widowed ...more

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United States of Tara is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best 2000s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Toni Collette, John Corbett, Rosemarie DeWitt United States of Tara is an American television comedy-drama created by Diablo Cody, which began airing on Showtime in 2009. The series follows the life of Tara, a suburban housewife and mother ...more

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Drawn Together is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best 2000s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Adam Carolla, Jess Harnell, Abbey DiGregorio Drawn Together is an American adult animated sitcom which ran on Comedy Central from October 27, 2004 to November 14, 2007. The series was created by Dave Jeser and Matt Silverstein, and uses a ...more

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Desperate Housewives is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best 2000s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Teri Hatcher, Felicity Huffman, Marcia Cross Desperate Housewives is an American television comedy-drama-mystery series created by Marc Cherry and produced by ABC Studios and Cherry Productions. It aired Sundays at 9 P.M. Eastern/8 P.M. ...more

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Aaahh!!! Real Monsters is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best 2000s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Charles Adler, Christine Cavanaugh, David Eccles Aaahh!!! Real Monsters is an American animated television series about adolescent monsters in training, developed by Klasky Csupo for Nickelodeon. The show ran from October 30, 1994 to December ...more

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Robot Chicken is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best 2000s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Seth Green, Matthew Senreich, Breckin Meyer Robot Chicken (Adult Swim, 2005) is an American stop motion sketch comedy television series created by Seth Green and Matthew Senreich. Pop culture references fly thick and fast as stop-motion ...more

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Happy Tree Friends is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best 2000s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Aubrey Ankrum, Kenn Navarro, David Winn Happy Tree Friends is an American flash cartoon created and developed by Aubrey Ankrum, Rhode Montijo, Kenn Navarro and Warren Graff for Mondo Media. The show is cited as an early example of a ...more

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Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Gre... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best 2000s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Tim Heidecker, Eric Wareheim, Bob Odenkirk Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! is an American sketch comedy television series, created by and starring Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim, which premiered February 11, 2007 on Cartoon ...more

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Ren & Stimpy
John Kricfalusi, Eric Bauza, Cheryl Chase Ren & Stimpy "Adult Party Cartoon" is a short-lived animated television series created by Canadian animator John Kricfalusi for the cable network Spike. The series was an ...more

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Misfits is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best 2000s Dark Comedy TV Shows
ziaziala added Nathan Stewart-Jarrett, Joseph Gilgun, Iwan Rheon Misfits is a British science fiction comedy-drama television show, on E4, about a group of young offenders sentenced to work in a community service program, where they obtain supernatural powers ...more

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Peep Show is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best 2000s Dark Comedy TV Shows
David Mitchell, Robert Webb, Matt King Peep Show is a British sitcom starring David Mitchell and Robert Webb. The television programme is written by Jesse Armstrong and Sam Bain, with additional material by Mitchell and Webb, amongst ...more

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The Venture Bros. is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best 2000s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Christopher McCulloch, Michael Sinterniklaas, James Urbaniak The Venture Bros. (Adult Swim, 2004) is an American adult animated television series created by Christopher McCulloch. The bizarre animated escapades of pseudo-heroic scientist Dr. Rusty ...more

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Metalocalypse is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best 2000s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Tommy Blacha, Brendon Small, Mark Hamill Metalocalypse is an American animated television series, created by Brendon Small and Tommy Blacha, which premiered on August 6, 2006 on Adult Swim. The television program centers on the larger ...more

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The Oblongs is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best 2000s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Will Ferrell, Pamela Adlon, Jean Smart The Oblongs is an American animated television series aimed at teenagers and adults. It is loosely based on a series of characters introduced in creator Angus Oblong's picture book entitled ...more

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Squidbillies is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best 2000s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Dana Snyder, Unknown Hinson, Daniel McDevitt Squidbillies is an American animated television series on Cartoon Network's late night programming block, Adult Swim. An unofficial pilot for the series aired on April 1, 2005; the series later ...more