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The Best Comedies On HBO Max

Updated January 7, 2021 1.7k votes 71 voters 1.9k views94 items

List RulesVote up the best comedy series currently streaming on HBO Max.

A wide and hilarious library of shows make the best comedy series on HBO Max worth watching. Some comedy TV series streaming on HBO Max feature classic sitcom laughs while other HBO Max comedy shows are weirder, dark comedy. Some of the best comedies on HBO Max right now are even animated.

Which shows will you find on this list of comedy series streaming on HBO Max? Friends has to be near the top. One of the most memorable sitcoms of the ‘90s, HBO Max was quick enough to grab the show for streaming, so everybody can enjoy a deep nostalgia dive. The Big Bang Theory is another funny comedy on HBO Max for those who like to take in their adventure at a slower pace. If you are looking for a British comedy show The Office, I’m Alan Partridge, and Ghosts are more great options.

Vote up your favorite comedy shows on HBO Max to help other subscribers know what to watch and vote down any comedy shows that aren’t worth a chuckle.

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  • The Office1
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    The Office

    Ricky Gervais, Martin Freeman

    Premiered2001

    NetworkBritish Broadcasting Corporation

    The Office (BBC Two, 2001) is a British television mockumentary sitcom created, written, and...  more

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  • Friends2
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    20

    Friends

    Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox

    Premiered1994

    NetworkNBC

    Friends (NBC, 1994) is an American sitcom television series created by David Crane and Marta...  more

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  • Curb Your Enthusiasm3
    40
    12

    Curb Your Enthusiasm

    Larry David, Cheryl Hines

    Premiered2000

    NetworkHBO

    Curb Your Enthusiasm is an American improvised comedy television series produced and broadcast...  more

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  • The Big Bang Theory4
    38
    15

    The Big Bang Theory

    Johnny Galecki, Jim Parsons

    Premiered2007

    NetworkCBS

    The Big Bang Theory (CBS, 2007) is an American television sitcom created by Chuck Lorre and...  more

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  • Veep5
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    15

    Veep

    Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Anna Chlumsky

    Premiered2012

    NetworkHBO

    Veep (HBO, 2012) is an American political satire comedy television series created by Armando...  more

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  • The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air6
    35
    15

    The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air

    Will Smith, James Avery

    Premiered1990

    NetworkNBC

    The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air is an American television sitcom that originally aired on NBC from...  more

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  • Silicon Valley7
    35
    15

    Silicon Valley

    Thomas Middleditch, T.J. Miller

    Premiered2014

    NetworkHBO

    Silicon Valley is an American television sitcom created by Mike Judge, John Altschuler and...  more

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  • Girls8
    35
    17

    Girls

    Lena Dunham, Allison Williams

    Premiered2012

    NetworkHBO

    Girls (HBO, 2012) is an American comedy-drama television series created by Lena Dunham. Cut...  more

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  • Barry9
    25
    8

    Barry

    Bill Hader, Stephen Root

    Premiered2018

    NetworkHBO

    Barry (HBO, 2018) is an American television comedy series created by Bill Hader and Alec Berg....  more

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  • Impractical Jokers10
    32
    17

    Impractical Jokers

    James Murray, Salvatore Vulcano

    Premiered2011

    NetworktruTV

    Impractical Jokers (truTV, 2011) is an American hidden camera reality game show with...  more

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  • Camping11
    30
    14

    Camping

    Jennifer Garner, David Tennant

    Premiered2018

    NetworkHBO

    Camping (HBO, 2018) is an American comedy television series based on the British series...  more
  • The Righteous Gemstones12
    28
    12

    The Righteous Gemstones

    Danny McBride, John Goodman

    Premiered2019

    NetworkHBO

    The Righteous Gemstones (HBO, 2019) is an American comedy television series created by Danny...  more

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  • South Park13
    21
    5

    South Park

    Trey Parker, Matt Stone

    Premiered1997

    NetworkComedy Central

    South Park (Comedy Central, 1997) is an American adult animated sitcom created by Trey Parker...  more

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  • Family Tree14
    21
    5

    Family Tree

    Chris O'Dowd

    Premiered2013

    NetworkHBO

    Family Tree (HBO, 2013) is an American documentary-style television comedy created by...  more
  • Run15
    21
    5

    Run

    Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Domhnall Gleeson

    Premiered2020

    NetworkHBO

    Run (HBO, 2020) is a comedy drama thriller television series created by Vicky Jones. Ruby...  more

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  • Ghosts16
    28
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    Ghosts

    Lolly Adefope, Mathew Baynton

    Premiered2019

    NetworkBBC One

    Ghosts (BBC One, 2019) is a British sitcom television series created by Mathew Baynton, Simon...  more
  • Ballers17
    18
    4

    Ballers

    Dwayne Johnson, Rob Corddry

    PremieredHBO

    NetworkHBO

    Ballers (HBO, 2015) is an American comedy-drama television series created by Stephen Levinson....  more

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  • The Boondocks18
    20
    7

    The Boondocks

    Regina King, John Witherspoon

    Premiered2005

    NetworkAdult Swim

    The Boondocks (Adult Swim, 2005) is an American adult animated sitcom created by Aaron...  more

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  • Rick and Morty19
    22
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    Rick and Morty

    Justin Roiland, Chris Parnell

    Premiered2013

    NetworkAdult Swim, Cartoon Network

    Rick and Morty (Adult Swim, 2013) is an American adult animated science-fiction sitcom created...  more

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  • Entourage20
    22
    12

    Entourage

    Kevin Connolly, Adrian Grenier

    Premiered2004

    NetworkHBO

    Entourage is an American comedy-drama television series that premiered on HBO on July 18, 2004...  more

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  • MADtv21
    22
    12

    MADtv

    Michael McDonald, Debra Wilson

    Premiered1995

    NetworkFox

    Mad TV (Fox, 1995), stylized as MADtv, is an American sketch comedy television series...  more

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  • Insecure22
    15
    4

    Insecure

    Issa Rae, Jay Ellis

    Premiered2016

    NetworkHBO

    Insecure (HBO, 2016) is an American comedy-drama series created by Issa Rae and Larry Wilmore,...  more

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  • Enlightened23
    20
    10

    Enlightened

    Laura Dern, Diane Ladd

    Premiered2011

    NetworkHBO

    Enlightened is an American comedy-drama television series that premiered on HBO on October 10,...  more

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  • Crashing24
    24
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    Crashing

    Pete Holmes, Lauren Lapkus

    Premiered2017

    NetworkHBO

    Crashing (HBO, 2017) is an American television comedy series created by and starring Pete...  more

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  • Animals.25
    17
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    Animals.

    Phil Matarese, Mike Luciano
    Animals. (HBO, 2016) is an American animated comedy television series created by Phil Matarese...  more