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The Best Comedies On HBO Max

Updated January 7, 2021 1.5k votes 57 voters94 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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  • Friends1
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    Friends

    Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox

    Premiered1994

    NetworkNBC

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

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  • Curb Your Enthusiasm2
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    Curb Your Enthusiasm

    Larry David, Cheryl Hines

    Premiered2000

    NetworkHBO

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

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  • The Big Bang Theory3
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    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 on Wikipedia

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  • The Office4
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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 on Wikipedia

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  • Girls5
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    Girls

    Lena Dunham, Allison Williams

    Premiered2012

    NetworkHBO

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

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  • Veep6
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    Veep

    Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Anna Chlumsky

    Premiered2012

    NetworkHBO

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

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  • Camping7
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    Camping

    Jennifer Garner, David Tennant

    Premiered2018

    NetworkHBO

    Camping (HBO, 2018) is an American comedy television series based on the British series... more on Wikipedia

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  • Barry8
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    Barry

    Bill Hader, Stephen Root

    Premiered2018

    NetworkHBO

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

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  • The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air9
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    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 on Wikipedia

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  • Impractical Jokers10
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    Impractical Jokers

    James Murray, Salvatore Vulcano

    Premiered2011

    NetworktruTV

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

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  • Silicon Valley11
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    Silicon Valley

    Thomas Middleditch, T.J. Miller

    Premiered2014

    NetworkHBO

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

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  • Run12
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    Run

    Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Domhnall Gleeson

    Premiered2020

    NetworkHBO

    Run (HBO, 2020) is a comedy drama thriller television series created by Vicky Jones. Ruby... more on Wikipedia
  • The Righteous Gemstones13
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    The Righteous Gemstones

    Danny McBride, John Goodman

    Premiered2019

    NetworkHBO

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

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  • Family Tree14
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    Family Tree

    Chris O'Dowd

    Premiered2013

    NetworkHBO

    Family Tree (HBO, 2013) is an American documentary-style television comedy created by... more on Wikipedia
  • Ghosts15
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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 on Wikipedia
  • The Boondocks16
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    The Boondocks

    Regina King, John Witherspoon

    Premiered2005

    NetworkAdult Swim

    The Boondocks is an American adult animated sitcom on Cartoon Network's late-night programming... more on Wikipedia
  • Ballers17
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    Ballers

    Dwayne Johnson, Rob Corddry

    PremieredHBO

    NetworkHBO

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

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  • Enlightened18
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    Enlightened

    Laura Dern, Diane Ladd

    Premiered2011

    NetworkHBO

    Enlightened is an American comedy-drama television series that premiered on HBO on October 10,... more on Wikipedia
  • Insecure19
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    Insecure

    Issa Rae, Jay Ellis

    Premiered2016

    NetworkHBO

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

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  • Animals.20
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    Animals.

    Phil Matarese, Mike Luciano
    Animals. (HBO, 2016) is an American animated comedy television series created by Phil Matarese... more on Wikipedia
  • MADtv21
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    MADtv

    Michael McDonald, Debra Wilson

    Premiered1995

    NetworkFox

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

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  • South Park22
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    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 on Wikipedia

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  • Miracle Workers23
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    Miracle Workers

    Daniel Radcliffe, Steve Buscemi

    Premiered2019

    NetworkTBS

    Miracle Workers (TBS, 2019) is an American comedy television series created by Simon Rich, and... more on Wikipedia
  • Crashing24
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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 on Wikipedia
  • Tacoma FD25
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    Tacoma FD

    Kevin Heffernan, Steve Lemme

    Premiered2019

    NetworktruTV

    Tacoma FD (truTV, 2019) is an American comedy television series created by Kevin Heffernan and... more on Wikipedia