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List Rules Vote up your favorite black comedies that aired on TV in the 2010s

These are the best 2010s Black sitcoms, ranked from best to worst by user votes. Some good 2010s African American comedy shows focus on the ups and downs of relationships, while others are more focused on family life. Not to say that none of these shows push the envelope. There are certainly some less conventional shows in this bunch. A few of the top 2010s Black sitcoms even feature hilarious stand-up comedians in starring roles.

What shows appear on this best 2010s Black sitcoms list? Kevin Hart has brought in box office bucks with movies like Ride Along and The Wedding Ringer, but his hilarious comedy show Real Husbands of Hollywood is one of the best Black sitcoms from the 10s. The Carmichael Show, starring stand-up comedian Jerrod Carmichael, is also one of the best African American sitcoms that aired in the 2010s.

Tyler Perry is responsible for two of the best 2010s Black sitcoms – House of Payne and For Better or Worse. Other good shows that appear on this top 2010s Black sitcoms list include Uncle Buck, Black-ish and Brooklyn Nine-Nine.

Which 10s Black sitcom is the best? Vote your favorites up to the top of this list and share some of your favorite episodes in the comments section.
Black-ish is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best 2010s Black Sitcoms
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Black-ish


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 white, upper-middle-class neighborhood. ...more

Actors: Anthony Anderson, Tracee Ellis Ross, Yara Shahidi, Marcus Scribner, Miles Brown, + more

Premiered: 2014

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#16 on The Best Current Sitcoms

#39 on The Best ABC Comedies of All Time

#31 on The Funniest Shows on TV Right Now

#45 on The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu

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The Carmichael Show is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best 2010s Black Sitcoms
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The Carmichael Show


Actors: Jerrod Carmichael, Loretta Devine, David Alan Grier, LilRel Howery

Premiered: 2015

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#40 on The Greatest Black Sitcoms of All Time

#30 on The Best Sitcoms Named After the Star

#12 on The Best TV Shows with Non-White Stars

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Tyler Perry's House of Payne is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best 2010s Black Sitcoms
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Tyler Perry's House of Payne is an American sitcom television series created and produced by playwright, director, and producer Tyler Perry. The show revolved around a multi-generational family living under one roof in Atlanta led by patriarch Curtis Payne and his wife Ella. The show premiered in syndication on June 21, 2006, and new episodes were broadcast exclusively on TBS from June 6, 2007, until August 10, 2012. While primarily a comedy sitcom, House of Payne was known for featuring dark themes and subject matter, such as substance abuse and addiction. It also had elements of slapstick. The storyline of the show is serialized, with many references to past episodes, creating a continuing ...more

Actors: LaVan Davis, Lance Gross, Cassi Davis

Premiered: 2006

Number of Seasons: 8

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#13 on The Best TBS Original Shows

#39 on TV Shows Most Loved by African-Americans

#35 on The Greatest Black Sitcoms of All Time

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Real Husbands of Hollywood is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best 2010s Black Sitcoms
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Real Husbands of Hollywood is an American comedy reality television parody on BET. The series debuted on January 15, 2013. It was announced in March 2013 that the series would be renewed for a twelve episode second season, which premiered on October 15, 2013. The series premiered in Australia on The Comedy Channel on October 16, 2013. Real Husbands of Hollywood was renewed for a third season in April 2014 which premiered on October 14, 2014.Real Husbands of Hollywood was renewed for a fourth season. ...more

Premiered: 2013

Number of Seasons: 2

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