The Best New Comedy Shows Of 2022

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Vote up the best TV comedies that premiered their first season in 2022.

The best comedy shows and sitcoms let us laugh no matter what else is going on - while also often being way too relatable, and the best comedy shows of 2022 are ready to make you smile. From dark comedies and dramedies to satisfyingly silly sitcoms, the new comedy TV series premiering in 2022 deliver the laughs.

What are the funniest new shows of 2022? Laughing due to anxious situations is something many folks are familiar with and one of the latest in the subgenre of funny crime-mystery series is The Afterparty - set at a high school reunion afterparty, each episode is the same night from a different character's perspective as hilarity ensues. Unexpected laughs can also be found in the action series Peacemaker, and comedy-dramas such as As We See It. If you're looking for more straightforward laughs, then How I Met Your Father is the How I Met Your Mother sitcom spin-off for you. But the lols don't stop there in 2022, with shows such as Pivoting, Welcome to Flatch, and more.

Check out the 2022 comedy shows and vote up the very best, then see what upcoming comedy series to expect in 2022.

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  • Peacemaker
    1
    John Cena, Danielle Brooks, Freddie Stroma
    270 votes
    • Premiered: January 13, 2022
    A man fights for peace at any cost, no matter how many people he has to kill to get it.

    Available On:

  • The Bear
    2
    Jeremy Allen White, Ebon Moss-Bachrach, Ayo Edebiri
    188 votes
    • Premiered: June 23, 2022
    A young chef fights to transform a sandwich shop alongside a rough-around-the-edges kitchen crew.

    Available On:

    subscription

  • Our Flag Means Death
    3
    Rhys Darby, Taika Waititi, Samson Kayo
    287 votes
    • Premiered: March 3, 2022
    Stede Bonnet abandons his life of privilege to become a pirate in the early 18th century.

    Available On:

    free

  • Killing It
    4
    Craig Robinson, Claudia O'Doherty, Rell Battle
    169 votes
    • Premiered: April 14, 2022
    Craig Foster enters a snake hunting contest to achieve his dream of becoming an entrepreneur.

    Available On:

    free

  • The Outlaws
    5
    Stephen Merchant, Christopher Walken, Rhianne Barreto
    141 votes
    • Premiered: April 1, 2022
    The Outlaws (Amazon Video/BBC One, 2022) is a British is a crime thriller comedy created by Stephen Merchant and Elgin James. Set in Bristol, the series follows seven strangers from different walks ...more
  • Sprung
    6
    Garret Dillahunt, Martha Plimpton, Phillip Garcia
    86 votes
    • Premiered: August 19, 2022
    A group of formerly incarcerated people band together to use their criminal expertise for good.

    Available On:

    free