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The Best 2010s ABC Comedy Shows 

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Updated December 12, 2019 1.4k votes 172 voters 2.2k views 50 items

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What are the best 2010s ABC comedy shows? This list of 2010s ABC comedies is ranked from best to worst by user votes, so it will answer that burning question. The best 2010s ABC comedy series all captured the zeitgeist in one way or another, reflecting different aspects of 21st century life. Whether you were a parent, a grandparent, or a swinging twentysomething, there was an ABC comedy for you in the 2010s.

Which sitcoms made our top 2010s ABC comedy shows list? Modern Family, one of the most popular comedies ABC has ever aired, is accounted for. It premiered back in 2009 and was an immediate hit. The Goldbergs and The Middle are also great series that appear on this best 2010s ABC comedy shows list.

Happy Endings had a dedicated fan base, but for some reason this ABC comedy ended in 2013 after only three seasons. Other good shows featured on this list of funny 2010s ABC comedies include Last Man Standing, Cougar Town, and Black-ish. The 2010s even brought The Muppets to ABC.

Which 2010s ABC comedy shows are good enough to stand the test of time? Vote up your favorite ABC comedies from the 2010s, and add any we may have missed. If you've seen every episode of them all, then rerank the whole list, hotshot!

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The Goldbergs is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best 2010s ABC Comedy Shows
Wendi McLendon-Covey, Sean Giambrone, Troy Gentile

Premiered: 2013

The Goldbergs (ABC, 2013) is an American television sitcom created by Adam F. Goldberg. Adam (Sean Giambrone), a geeky 11-year-old, uses a video camera to document his crazy family throughout ...more

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Modern Family is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best 2010s ABC Comedy Shows
Ed O'Neill, Sofía Vergara, Julie Bowen

Premiered: 2009

Modern Family (ABC, 2009) is an American comedy television sitcom created by Francisco Bobadilla. Three different but related families face trials and tribulations in their own unique way from ...more

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The Middle is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best 2010s ABC Comedy Shows
Patricia Heaton, Neil Flynn, Charlie McDermott

Premiered: 2009

The Middle is an American sitcom about a working-class family living in Indiana and facing the day-to-day struggles of home life, work, and raising children. The show premiered September 30, ...more

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Last Man Standing is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best 2010s ABC Comedy Shows
Tim Allen, Nancy Travis, Alexandra Krosney
Last Man Standing (Fox, 2011) is an American television sitcom created by Jack Burditt. The show follows Mike Baxter (Tim Allen), a senior executive and director of marketing for an outdoor ...more

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Black-ish is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best 2010s ABC Comedy Shows
Anthony Anderson, Tracee Ellis Ross, Yara Shahidi

Premiered: 2014

Black-ish (ABC, 2014) is an American sitcom created by Kenya Barris. A family man (Anthony Anderson) struggles to gain a sense of cultural identity while raising his kids in a predominantly ...more

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Suburgatory is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best 2010s ABC Comedy Shows
Jeremy Sisto, Jane Levy, Carly Chaikin

Premiered: 2011

Suburgatory is an American sitcom television series created by Emily Kapnek that premiered on ABC on September 28, 2011, and ended on May 14, 2014. The series originally aired on Wednesday ...more

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Fresh Off the Boat is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best 2010s ABC Comedy Shows
Constance Wu, Randall Park, Hudson Yang

Premiered: 2015

Fresh Off the Boat (ABC, 2015) is an American comedy television series created by Nahnatchka Khan. Louis Huang (Randall Park) relocates his family from Chinatown of Washington, DC to Orlando, ...more

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The Muppets is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best 2010s ABC Comedy Shows
Bill Barretta, Dave Goelz, Eric Jacobson

Premiered: 2015

The Muppets (ABC, 2015), stylized as the muppets., is an American television comedy series co-created by Bill Prady and Bob Kushell. The series is set in Los Angeles and depicts the everyday ...more

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The Kids Are Alright is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best 2010s ABC Comedy Shows
Michael Cudlitz, Mary McCormack, Sam Straley

Premiered: 2018

The Kids Are Alright (ABC, 2018) is an American sitcom television series created by Tim Doyle. A pair of working class parents in an Irish-Catholic family try to raise their eight kids during ...more

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American Housewife is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best 2010s ABC Comedy Shows
American Housewife Katy Mixon, Diedrich Bader, Meg Donnelly
American Housewife (ABC, 2016) chronicles the daily life of an average wife and mother who tries to stand out among the housewives and their privileged children in her hometown of Westport, ...more

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The Conners is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best 2010s ABC Comedy Shows
John Goodman, Laurie Metcalf, Sara Gilbert

Premiered: 2018

The Conners (ABC, 2018) is an American television sitcom created by Matt Williams, and a spinoff continuation of Roseanne. After the death of Roseanne Conner, the Conner family is forced to face ...more

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Desperate Housewives is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best 2010s ABC Comedy Shows
Teri Hatcher, Felicity Huffman, Marcia Cross

Premiered: 2004

Desperate Housewives (ABC, 2004) is an American mystery comedy-drama television series created by Marc Cherry. Secrets and truths unfold through the lives of female friends (Teri Hatcher, ...more

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Speechless is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best 2010s ABC Comedy Shows
Speechless Minnie Driver, John Ross Bowie, Cedric Yarbrough
Speechless (ABC, 2016) is an American sitcom television series created by Scott Silveri. The family of a special-needs teen is good at dealing with the challenges he faces - and excellent at ...more

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Schooled is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best 2010s ABC Comedy Shows
AJ Michalka, Bryan Callen, Tim Meadows

Premiered: 2019

Schooled (ABC, 2019) is an American comedy television series, and a spinoff of The Goldbergs. In the 1990s, the teachers of William Penn Academy are heroes to their students, despite their ...more
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Bless This Mess is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best 2010s ABC Comedy Shows
Bless This Mess Lake Bell, Dax Shepard, Ed Begley Jr.

Premiered: 2019

Bless This Mess (ABC, 2019) is an American sitcom comedy television series. Newlyweds Rio (Lake Bell) and Mike (Dax Shepard) make the decision to change the course of their life together and ...more

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Don't Trust the B---- in... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best 2010s ABC Comedy Shows
Krysten Ritter, Dreama Walker, Michael Blaiklock

Premiered: 2012

Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23 (ABC, 2012) is an American sitcom created by Nahnatchka Khan. Chloe is a New York party girl with the morals of a pirate. She causes trouble for her naive ...more

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Happy Endings is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best 2010s ABC Comedy Shows
Eliza Coupe, Elisha Cuthbert, Zachary Knighton

Premiered: 2011

Happy Endings (ABC, 2011) is an American sitcom television series created by David Caspe. Six best friends (Eliza Coupe, Elisha Cuthbert, Zachary Knighton, Adam Pally, Damon Wayans Jr., and ...more

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Bleep My Dad Says is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best 2010s ABC Comedy Shows
Voc71 added William Shatner, Jonathan Sadowski, Nicole Sullivan

Premiered: 2010

$#*! My Dad Says is an American television sitcom produced by Warner Bros. Television that aired on CBS. It was based on the Twitter feed Shit My Dad Says, created by Justin Halpern and ...more

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Dr. Ken is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best 2010s ABC Comedy Shows
Ken Jeong, Suzy Nakamura, Tisha Campbell-Martin

Premiered: 2015

Dr. Ken (ABC, 2015) is an American multi-camera sitcom created by Jared Stern, John Fox, and Ken Jeong. The life of a a wisecracking Korean-American physician (Jeong) working at a badly-run HMO, ...more
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Cougar Town is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best 2010s ABC Comedy Shows
Courteney Cox, Christa Miller, Busy Philipps

Premiered: 2009

Cougar Town is an American television sitcom that ran for 102 episodes over six seasons, from September 23, 2009 until March 31, 2015. The first three seasons aired on ABC, with the series ...more

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Single Parents is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best 2010s ABC Comedy Shows
Taran Killam, Leighton Meester, Brad Garrett

Premiered: 2018

Single Parents (ABC, 2018) is an American sitcom television series created by Elizabeth Meriwether and J.J. Philbin. A group of single parents forms their own support system as they raise their ...more

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Splitting Up Together is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best 2010s ABC Comedy Shows
Splitting Up Together Jenna Fischer, Oliver Hudson, Bobby Lee
Splitting Up Together (ABC, 2018) is an American sitcom developed by Emily Kapnek, based on the Danish sitcom. In the midst of their divorce, Lena (Jenna Fischer) and Martin (Oliver Hudson) are ...more

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Mixed-ish is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best 2010s ABC Comedy Shows
Arica Himmell, Tika Sumpter, Mark-Paul Gosselaar

Premiered: 2019

Mixed-ish (ABC, 2019), stylized as mixed•ish, is an American single-camera sitcom created by Kenya Barris and Peter Saji, and a prequel spin-off of Black-ish and the second series to be spun-off ...more

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Imaginary Mary is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best 2010s ABC Comedy Shows
Jenna Elfman, Erica Tremblay, Jillian Bell
Imaginary Mary (ABC, 2017) is an upcoming American live-action/CGI-animated hybrid fantasy sitcom television series. It follows what happens when an imaginary and fictitious being named Mary ...more
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The Real O'Neals is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best 2010s ABC Comedy Shows
The Real O'Neals Martha Plimpton, Jay R. Ferguson, Noah Galvin
The Real O'Neals is an American single-camera sitcom. A Catholic family whose matriarch takes her family's reputation seriously deals with gay, anorexic and possibly atheist children, and a ...more