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The Best Current ABC Comedy Shows 

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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
Modern Family is an American television sitcom that premiered on ABC on September 23, 2009, which follows the lives of Jay Pritchett and his family, all of whom live in suburban Los Angeles. ...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
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
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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American Housewife is listed (or ranked) 4 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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Single Parents is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current ABC Comedy Shows
Taran Killam, Leighton Meester, Brad Garrett
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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Black-ish is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current ABC Comedy Shows
Anthony Anderson, Tracee Ellis Ross, Yara Shahidi
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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Schooled is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current ABC Comedy Shows
AJ Michalka, Bryan Callen, Tim Meadows
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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Bless This Mess is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current ABC Comedy Shows
Bless This Mess
Lake Bell, Dax Shepard, Ed Begley Jr.
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) 9 on the list The Best Current ABC Comedy Shows
John Goodman, Laurie Metcalf, Sara Gilbert
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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America's Funniest Home ... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Current ABC Comedy Shows
Tom Bergeron, Jess Harnell, Bob Saget
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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Jimmy Kimmel Live! is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Current ABC Comedy Shows
Jimmy Kimmel, Cleto Escobedo III, Dicky Barrett
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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Mixed-ish is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Current ABC Comedy Shows
Arica Himmell, Tika Sumpter, Mark-Paul Gosselaar
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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Videos After Dark is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Current ABC Comedy Shows
Bob Saget
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