Animated TV Series The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows  

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Cartoon Network is one of the all-time best TV channels for action-packed cartoons that both kids and adults can enjoy. This list of the top Cartoon Network TV series, both current and canceled series, includes the date when each first aired as well as lists of the casts of actors. The best Cartoon Network TV programs of all time include the most viewed shows on Cartoon Network, as this list covers the entire history of the network. Zixx and Ed, Edd 'n' Eddy are included on this list along with many more.

Whether it be cartoons from the 90s or 00s, what are your favorite Cartoon Network TV shows? Adventure Time might top your list. Adventure Time follows the epic adventures of Jake the Dog and Finn the Human throughout the Land of Ooo. These two best friends fight evil, save princesses, and still have time to chow down and chill out. Other classic shows include Mordecai and Rigby, Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends, Dexter's Laboratory, and all of your other childhood favorites. 

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Dexter's Laboratory is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Kath Soucie, Jeff Bennett, Christine Cavanaugh Dexter's Laboratory is an American comic science fiction animated television series created by Genndy Tartakovsky for Cartoon Network, and the first of the network's Cartoon Cartoons. The series ...more

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Teen Titans is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
BobbyJones added Hynden Walch, Scott Menville, Greg Cipes Teen Titans is an American TV show based on the DC Comics characters of the same name, that premiered on Cartoon Network and The WB in 2003. It is based primarily on the run of stories by Marv ...more

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Ed, Edd n Eddy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Matt Hill, Tommy Karlsen, Sam Vincent Ed, Edd n Eddy is a Canadian-American animated comedy television series created by Danny Antonucci for Cartoon Network, and the sixth of the network's Cartoon Cartoons. The series revolves ...more

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The Powerpuff Girls is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
AdamJPlacencia added Cathy Cavadini, Elizabeth Daily, Tara Strong The Powerpuff Girls is an American animated television series created by animator Craig McCracken and produced by Cartoon Network Studios for Cartoon Network. The show centers on Blossom, ...more

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4,767 1,782
Foster's Home for Imaginary Fr... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Keith Ferguson, Grey Griffin, Sean Marquette Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends is an American animated television series created and produced at Cartoon Network Studios by animator Craig McCracken. It first premiered on Cartoon Network ...more

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Adventure Time is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
AdamJPlacencia added Jeremy Shada, John DiMaggio, Tom Kenny Adventure Time is an American animated television series created by Pendleton Ward for Cartoon Network. The series follows the adventures of Finn, a human boy, and his best friend and adoptive ...more

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4,736 1,412
Codename: Kids Next Door is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Dee Bradley Baker, Ben Diskin, Lauren Tom Codename: Kids Next Door, also known as Kids Next Door or by its initials KND, is an American animated television series created by Tom Warburton for Cartoon Network, and the thirteenth of the ...more

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4,770 1,504
The Grim Adventures of Billy a... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Greg Eagles, Richard Steven Horvitz, Grey Griffin The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy is an American animated television series created by Maxwell Atoms for Cartoon Network, and the fourteenth of the network's Cartoon Cartoons. It follows ...more

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Courage the Cowardly Dog is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Thea White, Marty Grabstein, Simon Prebble Courage the Cowardly Dog is an American animated horror comedy television series created by John R. Dilworth for Cartoon Network, and the ninth of the network's Cartoon Cartoons. It follows ...more

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Regular Show is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
J.G. Quintel, William Salyers, Sam Marin Regular Show is an American animated television series created by J. G. Quintel for Cartoon Network that premiered on September 6, 2010. The series revolves around the lives of two friends, a ...more

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4,897 1,155
Tom and Jerry is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Tom Kenny, Rick Zieff, Gary Cole Tom and Jerry is an American animated series of short films created in 1940, by William Hanna and Joseph Barbera. It centers on a rivalry between its two main characters, Tom Cat and Jerry ...more

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Samurai Jack is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Phil LaMarr, Mako, Kevin Michael Richardson Samurai Jack is an American animated television series created by Genndy Tartakovsky for Cartoon Network. The series follows Jack, a time-displaced samurai warrior prince, in his singular quest ...more

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Pokémon is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
asdfghjkl added Veronica Taylor, Rachael Lillis, Eric Stuart Pokémon, abbreviated from the Japanese title of Pocket Monsters, is a long running Japanese children's anime television series, which has been adapted for the international television ...more

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Scooby-Doo is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Casey Kasem, Don Messick, Heather North Scooby-Doo is an American animated cartoon franchise, comprising several animated television series produced from 1969 to the present day. The original series, Scooby-Doo, Where Are You!, was ...more

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Johnny Bravo is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Jeff Bennett, Brenda Vaccaro, Mae Whitman Johnny Bravo is an American animated television series created by animator Van Partible for Cartoon Network, and the second of the network's Cartoon Cartoons. The series stars a muscular ...more

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Looney Tunes is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Mel Blanc, June Foray, Arthur Q. Bryan Looney Tunes is an American animated series of comedy short films produced by Warner Bros. from 1930 to 1969 during the golden age of American animation, alongside its sister series Merrie ...more

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The Amazing World of Gumball is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Jacob Hopkins, Terrell Ransom Jr., Tamia Cerrate The Amazing World of Gumball is a British–American animated television series created by Ben Bocquelet for Cartoon Network. Produced primarily by Cartoon Network Development Studio Europe, it ...more

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Ben 10 is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Tara Strong, Paul Eiding, Meagan Smith Ben 10 is an American animated series created by Man of Action, and produced by Cartoon Network Studios. The series is about a 10-year-old boy named Ben Tennyson who gets a watch-like alien ...more

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Chowder is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Tara Strong, Dwight Schultz, John DiMaggio Chowder is an American animated television series created by C.H. Greenblatt for Cartoon Network. The series follows an aspiring young chef named Chowder and his day-to-day adventures as an ...more

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2,749 1,651
Total Drama Island is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Sarah Gadon, Stephanie Anne Mills, Carter Hayden Total Drama Island is a Canadian animated television series which premiered in Canada on Teletoon on July 8, 2007 and on June 5, 2008 in the U.S. on Cartoon Network. This is the first season of ...more

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Steven Universe is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Zach Callison, Deedee Magno, Estelle Steven Universe is an American animated television series created by Rebecca Sugar, former storyboard artist, writer, and composer for Adventure Time. It is produced by Cartoon Network Studios, ...more

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What's New, Scooby-Doo? is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Frank Welker, Casey Kasem, Mindy Cohn What's New, Scooby-Doo? is the ninth incarnation of the Hanna-Barbera Saturday morning cartoon franchise Scooby-Doo. A revival of the original Scooby-Doo, Where are You! series after a ...more

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Scooby-Doo! Mystery, Inc. is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Frank Welker, Mindy Cohn, Grey Griffin Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated is the eleventh incarnation of Hanna-Barbera's Scooby-Doo animated series, and the first incarnation not to be first-run on Saturday mornings. The series is ...more

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1,817 1,358
Young Justice is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Danica McKellar, Jesse McCartney, Nolan North Young Justice is an American animated television series created by Brandon Vietti and Greg Weisman for Cartoon Network. Despite its title, it is not a direct adaptation of Peter David, Todd ...more

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Star Wars: The Clone Wars is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Tom Kane, Dee Bradley Baker, Matt Lanter Star Wars: The Clone Wars is an American 3D CGI animated television series created by George Lucas and produced by Lucasfilm Animation with the division Lucasfilm Animation Singapore, Lucasfilm ...more

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Dragon Ball Z is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
peterligate added Sean Schemmel, Christopher Sabat, Doc Harris Dragon Ball Z is a Japanese anime television series produced by Toei Animation. Dragon Ball Z is the sequel to the Dragon Ball anime and adapts the last 325 chapters of the original 519-chapter ...more

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Camp Lazlo is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Lars Thiesgaard, Carlos Alazraqui, Tom Kenny\ Camp Lazlo is an American animated television series created by Joe Murray and produced by his company Joe Murray Productions with Cartoon Network Studios. The series premiered on Cartoon ...more

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Scooby-Doo, Where Are You! is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Don Messick, Casey Kasem, Nicole Jaffe Scooby Doo, Where Are You! is the first incarnation of the long-running Hanna-Barbera Saturday morning cartoon series Scooby-Doo. Created by Joe Ruby and Ken Spears, it premiered on CBS ...more

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Justice League Unlimited is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Antoine M. Dillard, Natasha L. Dillard Justice League Unlimited was an American animated television series produced by Warner Bros. Animation and aired on Cartoon Network. Featuring a wide array of superheroes from the DC Comics ...more

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The Marvelous Misadventures of... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
pintosh901 added Thurop Van Orman, Brian Doyle-Murray, Jeff Bennett The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack is an American animated television series created by Thurop Van Orman for Cartoon Network that premiered on June 5, 2008, and ended on August 30, 2010. On ...more

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Cow and Chicken is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Charles Adler, Candi Milo, Dee Bradley Baker Cow and Chicken is an American animated comedy television series created by David Feiss for Cartoon Network, and the third of the network's Cartoon Cartoons. It follows the surreal adventures of ...more

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Ben 10: Alien Force is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Yuri Lowenthal, Dee Bradley Baker, Ashley Johnson Ben 10: Alien Force is an American animated television series created by team Man of Action, and produced by Cartoon Network Studios. It takes place five years after Ben 10. The series premiered ...more

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Naruto is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
classicshows added Tony Beck, Laurent Vernin, Junko Takeuchi Naruto is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Masashi Kishimoto. It tells the story of Naruto Uzumaki, an adolescent ninja who searches for recognition from his peers and the ...more

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The Pink Panther is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Matt Frewer, Brian George, John Byner The Pink Panther is a 1993 animated television series. It was credited as a co-production of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Animation, Mirisch-Geoffrey DePatie-Freleng and United Artists and distributed by ...more

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My Gym Partner's a Monkey is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
TommyWimmer added Tom Kenny, Nika Futterman, Grey Griffin My Gym Partner's a Monkey is an American animated television series that was created by Tim Cahill and Julie McNally-Cahill and produced by Cartoon Network Studios. It premiered on Cartoon ...more

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Rick and Morty is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Jason Basa added 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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American Dragon: Jake Long is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
peterligate added Eddie Guzelian, Jeff Goode, Matthew Negrete American Dragon: Jake Long is an American animated television series. It was produced by Walt Disney Television Animation and created by Jeff Goode. It premiered on Disney Channel on January 21, ...more

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Danny Phantom is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
classicshows added David Kaufman, Grey Griffin, Rickey D'Shon Collins Danny Phantom is an American animated television series created by Butch Hartman for Nickelodeon, produced by Billionfold Studios. It was distributed by Nelvana, a Canadian animation company. ...more

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CatDog is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
classicshows added Jim Cummings, Tom Kenny, Carlos Alazraqui CatDog is an American animated television series created by Peter Hannan for Nickelodeon. The series depicts the life of conjoined brothers, with one half being a cat and the other a dog. ...more

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Johnny Test is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
peterligate added James Arnold Taylor, Maryke Hendrikse, Lee Tockar Johnny Test is an American/Canadian animated television series. It premiered on Kids' WB, on The WB Television Network, on September 17, 2005. Despite the merger of the UPN and that programming ...more

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The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Bill Scott, June Foray, Paul Frees The Rocky & Bullwinkle Show is an American animated television series that originally aired from November 19, 1959, to June 27, 1964, on the ABC and NBC television networks. Produced by Jay ...more

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Totally Spies! is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Jennifer Hale, Andrea Baker, Katie Griffin Totally Spies! is a French and Canadian animated television series created by Vincent Chalvon-Demersay and David Michel and produced by Marathon Media Group and Image Entertainment Corporation. ...more

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Tom & Jerry Kids is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Frank Welker, Don Messick, Charles Adler Tom and Jerry Kids is an animated television series, co-produced by Hanna-Barbera Productions and Turner Entertainment, starring the Academy Award-winning cat-and-mouse duo Tom and Jerry as ...more

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6teen is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
classicshows added Brooke D'Orsay, Terry McGurrin, Megan Fahlenbock 6teen is a Canadian animated sitcom which premiered in Canada on November 7, 2004 on Teletoon. In the USA, 6teen first premiered on Nickelodeon on December 18, 2005 and was removed from the ...more

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The Bugs Bunny Show is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
chaithanyavarma added Mel Blanc, June Foray, Jim Backus The Bugs Bunny Show is an animated television anthology series hosted by Bugs Bunny, that was mainly composed of Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies cartoons released by Warner Bros. between August ...more

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Jackie Chan Adventures is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Jackie Chan, James Sie, Stacie Chan Jackie Chan Adventures is an American animated television series chronicling the adventures of a fictionalized version of action film star Jackie Chan. Many of the episodes contain references to ...more

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Gravity Falls is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Στελιος Ζαχαρης added Jason Ritter, Alex Hirsch, Kristen Schaal Gravity Falls is an American animated television series created by animator Alex Hirsch for Disney Channel, now on Disney XD. The series follows the adventures of Dipper Pines and his twin ...more

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Ben 10: Ultimate Alien is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Yuri Lowenthal, Ashley Johnson, Dee Bradley Baker Ben 10: Ultimate Alien is an American animated television series – the third entry in Cartoon Network's Ben 10 franchise created by team Man of Action, and produced by Cartoon Network Studios. ...more

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The Road Runner Show is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
chaithanyavarma added Mel Blanc, June Foray, Bea Benaderet The Road Runner Show was an animated anthology series which compiled theatrical Wile E. Coyote and The Road Runner cartoons from the Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies, which were produced by ...more

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A Pup Named Scooby-Doo is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Cartoon Network TV Shows
Casey Kasem, Don Messick, Christina Lange A Pup Named Scooby-Doo is the eighth incarnation of the Hanna-Barbera Saturday morning cartoon Scooby-Doo. This spin-off of the original show was created by Tom Ruegger and premiered on ...more