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These are the best 2010s dark comedy TV shows, ranked from best to worst by user votes. From some of the top 2010s dark comedy series that pushed the envelope of what it means to be funny, to other great dark comedy shows that blended humor with taboo subjects. Some of the best 2010s dark comedy shows even use sketch comedy to poke fun at dark content.

What shows will you find on this best 2010s dark comedy TV shows list? Showtime's Shameless, which premiered in 2011, follows the old saying that you have to laugh or else you'd cry as it highlights the struggles of the Gallagher clan. The all-star cast for this show includes William H. Macy, Emmy Rossum and Jeremy Allen White. Curb Your Enthusiasm is another good dark comedy show that aired in the 2010s.

Check It Out! With Dr. Steve Brule is a great 2010s dark comedy show that features John C. Reilly looking out for viewers' health. Other good shows that appear on this top 2010s dark comedy TV shows list include It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, South Park and Archer.Which 2010s dark comedy series do you like the best.

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It's Always Sunny in Philadelp... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best 2010s 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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Fargo is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best 2010s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Billy Bob Thornton, Allison Tolman, Colin Hanks Fargo (FX, 2014) is an American black comedy drama anthology television series created by Noah Hawley, and inspired by the 1996 film. Various chronicles of deception, intrigue and wrong doings ...more

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Archer is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best 2010s Dark Comedy TV Shows
H. Jon Benjamin, Judy Greer, Amber Nash Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Archer (FXX, 2009) is an American adult animated black spy sitcom created by Adam Reed. The adventures and mishaps of secret agent Sterling Archer (H. Jon Benjamin) and his colleagues, who are ...more

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South Park is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best 2010s 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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Shameless is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best 2010s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Emmy Rossum, William H. Macy, Ethan Cutkosky Shameless is an American television comedy-drama which airs on Showtime. This remake of the award-winning British series is set in Chicago's Canaryville neighborhood on the South Side, although ...more

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Curb Your Enthusiasm is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best 2010s 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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Louie is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best 2010s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Louis C.K., Hadley Delany, Ursula Parker Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Louie is an American comedy-drama television series on the FX network that began airing in 2010. It is written, directed, edited, and produced by the show's creator, stand-up comedian Louis ...more

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Better Call Saul is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best 2010s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Bob Odenkirk, Jonathan Banks, Rhea Seehorn Better Call Saul (A&E, 2015) is an American television drama series created by Vince Gilligan and Peter Gould, and a spinoff prequel of Breaking Bad. The trials and tribulations of lawyer, ...more

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Peep Show is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best 2010s 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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Happyish is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best 2010s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Steve Coogan, Kathryn Hahn A dark examination of our pursuit of happiness, a pursuit that might just be the very thing causing our unhappiness in the first place. Thom Payne is 42, his new bosses at work are half his age ...more

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Maniac is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best 2010s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Jonah Hill, Emma Stone, Sonoya Mizuno Maniac (Netflix, 2018) is an American dark comedy television series created by Patrick Somerville and directed by Cary Fukunaga. Based on a 2014 Norwegian series, the show revolves around the ...more

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BoJack Horseman is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best 2010s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Will Arnett, Amy Sedaris, Alison Brie BoJack Horseman is an American animated sitcom created by Raphael Bob-Waksberg. The series stars Will Arnett as the eponymous character, BoJack Horseman. The supporting cast includes Amy ...more

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Barry is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best 2010s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Bill Hader, Stephen Root, Sarah Goldberg Barry (HBO, 2018) is an American television comedy series created by Bill Hader and Alec Berg. An ex-marine (Bill Hader) who is working as a low-rent hitman moves to Los Angeles and joins an ...more

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Review is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best 2010s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Andrew Daly, Megan Stevenson, Jessica St. Clair Review is an American mockumentary comedy series starring Andy Daly as professional critic Forrest MacNeil, who provides reviews of real-life experiences. The series was created by Daly, and is ...more

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Baskets is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best 2010s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Zach Galifianakis, Martha Kelly, Louie Anderson Baskets (FX, 2016) is an American comedy television series co-created by Louis C.K., Zach Galifianakis and Jonathan Krisel, who is also the showrunner. Galifianakis stars in the dual lead role ...more

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Rick and Morty is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best 2010s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Justin Roiland, Chris Parnell, Spencer Grammer Rick and Morty (Adult Swim, 2013) is an American adult animated science-fiction sitcom created by Justin Roiland and Dan Harmon. Cynical mad scientist Rick Sanchez and his fretful, easily ...more

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The End of the F***ing World is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best 2010s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Alex Lawther, Jessica Barden, Gemma Whelan The End of the F***ing World (Netflix, 2018) is an eight-part British absurdist dark comedy-drama television series, based on the comic series by Charles S. Forsman. 17-year-old James (Alex ...more

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Ugly Americans is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best 2010s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Matt Oberg, Natasha Leggero, Kurt Metzger Ugly Americans is an American animated sitcom created by Devin Clark and developed by David M. Stern. The program focuses on the life of Mark Lilly, a social worker employed by the Department of ...more

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Metalocalypse is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best 2010s 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 Brink is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best 2010s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Jack Black, Tim Robbins, Pablo Schreiber The Brink (HBO, 2015) is an American television comedy created by Roberto Benabib and Kim Benabib. Top U.S. government and military scramble to prevent World War 3 from happening amidst the ...more

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Mary Shelley's Frankenhole is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best 2010s Dark Comedy TV Shows
Scott Adsit, Britta Phillips, Dino Stamatopoulos Mary Shelley's Frankenhole is a stop-motion animated TV series by Dino Stamatopoulos, creator of Moral Orel. The series premiered on June 27, 2010 on Cartoon Network's late night programming ...more

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Check It Out!, with Dr. Steve ... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best 2010s Dark Comedy TV Shows
John C. Reilly, Carol Kraft, Doug Foster Check It Out! with Dr. Steve Brule (Adult Swim, 2010) is an American sketch comedy television series and a spinoff of Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!. Dr. Steve Brule (John C. Reilly) ...more