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The Best Current ABC Comedy Shows 

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Updated October 4, 2019 2.7k votes 611 voters 13.7k views 13 items

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Looking for a laugh? These are the very best current ABC comedy shows, ranked from best to worst by user votes. The best current ABC comedies provide funny business every week, but they also have characters viewers truly care about. With this list of current ABC comedy shows, you can help determine just which current ABC comedy series has the biggest laughs, greatest characters, and best all-around quality.

Which sitcoms can you expect to find on our top current ABC comedy shows list? Thanks to clever writing and a hilarious cast, Fresh Off the Boat has become a big hit for ABC. Black-ish and The Goldbergs are two more sitcoms that appear on this best current ABC comedies list.

Modern Family, Jimmy Kimmel Live!, and The Middle have been running on ABC for years and they remain fan favorites. Some great ABC shows currently airing new episodes also appear on this list of top current ABC comedy series.

Do you have a favorite comedy currently airing on ABC? How does it stack up to the best sitcoms on the air? Vote up the best shows so that they climb to the top of the list and downvote the series that you hope don't stay current for long. If we've missed any great current ABC comedies, add them to the list.

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Modern Family is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Current ABC Comedy Shows
Ed O'Neill, Sofía Vergara, Julie Bowen

Premiered: 2009

Number of Seasons: 11

Number of Episodes: 244

Modern Family (ABC, 2009) is an American comedy television sitcom created by Francisco Bobadilla. The series follows the lives of Jay Pritchett and his family, all of whom live in suburban Los ...more

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The Goldbergs is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Current ABC Comedy Shows
Sean Giambrone, Troy Gentile, George Segal

Premiered: 2013

The Goldbergs (ABC, 2013) is an American television sitcom created by Adam F. Goldberg and stars Wendi McLendon-Covey and Jeff Garlin. The show is produced by Goldberg, Seth Gordon, and Doug ...more

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Fresh Off the Boat is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Current ABC Comedy Shows
Constance Wu, Randall Park, Hudson Yang

Premiered: 2015

Number of Seasons: 6

Number of Episodes: 114

Fresh Off the Boat (ABC, 2015) is a comedy series starring Randall Park, Constance Wu, Ian Chen, Hudson Yang, and Forrest Wheeler that is inspired by the life of chef and food personality Eddie ...more

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Black-ish is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Current ABC Comedy Shows
Anthony Anderson, Tracee Ellis Ross, Yara Shahidi

Premiered: 2014

Number of Seasons: 6

Number of Episodes: 132

Black-ish (ABC, 2014) is an American sitcom created by Kenya Barris. A family man (Anthony Anderson) struggles to gain a sense of cultural identity while raising his kids in a predominantly ...more

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American Housewife is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current ABC Comedy Shows
American Housewife Katy Mixon, Diedrich Bader, Meg Donnelly
American Housewife (ABC, 2016) chronicles the daily life of an average wife and mother who tries to stand out among the housewives and their privileged children in her hometown of Westport, ...more

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America's Funniest Home ... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current ABC Comedy Shows
Tom Bergeron, Jess Harnell, Bob Saget

Premiered: 1989

Number of Seasons: 23

Number of Episodes: 500

America's Funniest Home Videos is an American reality television program airing on ABC, which features humorous homemade videos that are submitted by viewers. The most common videos feature ...more

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Single Parents is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current ABC Comedy Shows
Taran Killam, Leighton Meester, Brad Garrett

Premiered: 2018

Single Parents (ABC, 2018) is an American sitcom television series created by Elizabeth Meriwether and J.J. Philbin. A group of single parents form their own support system as they raise their ...more

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Mixed-ish is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current ABC Comedy Shows
Arica Himmell, Tika Sumpter, Mark-Paul Gosselaar

Premiered: 2019

Mixed-ish (ABC, 2019), stylized as mixed•ish, is an American single-camera sitcom created by Kenya Barris and Peter Saji, and a prequel spin-off of Black-ish and the second series to be spun-off ...more
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Schooled is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Current ABC Comedy Shows
AJ Michalka, Bryan Callen, Tim Meadows

Premiered: 2019

Schooled (ABC, 2019) is an American comedy television series, and a spinoff of The Goldbergs. In the 1990s, the teachers of William Penn Academy are heroes to their students, despite their ...more
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Jimmy Kimmel Live! is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Current ABC Comedy Shows
Jimmy Kimmel, Cleto Escobedo III, Dicky Barrett

Premiered: 2003

Number of Seasons: 11

Jimmy Kimmel Live! is an American late-night talk show, created and hosted by James "Jimmy" Kimmel, and transmitted on ABC. The nightly hour-long show made its debut on January 26, ...more

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Bless This Mess is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Current ABC Comedy Shows
Bless This Mess Lake Bell, Dax Shepard, Ed Begley Jr.

Premiered: 2019

Bless This Mess (ABC, 2019) is an American sitcom comedy television series. Newlyweds Rio (Lake Bell) and Mike (Dax Shepard) make the decision to change the course of their life together and ...more
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The Conners is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Current ABC Comedy Shows
John Goodman, Laurie Metcalf, Sara Gilbert

Premiered: 2018

The Conners (ABC, 2018) is an American television sitcom, and a spinoff continuation of Roseanne, created by Matt Williams. After the death of Roseanne Conner, the Conner family is forced to ...more

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Videos After Dark is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Current ABC Comedy Shows
Bob Saget

Premiered: 2019

Videos After Dark (ABC, 2019) is an American video clip television series created by Vin Di Bona, and a spinoff of America's Funniest Home Videos. Hosted by Bob Saget, the show will feature ...more