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The Best Current ABC Shows 

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This list of current ABC shows, ranked from best to worst, includes some of the biggest shows on TV right now. The best current ABC shows cover every genre on network TV, from heavy dramas to family comedies to adventure shows set in the Marvel Universe. Current ABC TV shows include several Emmy-winning series and some guilty pleasure reality shows.

What are some of the series on this current ABC shows list? Without a doubt, Black-ish is one of the most popular current offering on ABC, along with other sitcoms like The Goldbergs and dramas like A Million Little Things. Grey's Anatomy, also from Scandal creator Shonda Rhimes, has been one of ABC's biggest shows for over a decade.

Other current ABC TV series that you'll have to consider include The Good Doctor, Last Man Standing, and The Bachelor. Talk shows like Jimmy Kimmel Live! and The View also appear on this list of the best current ABC TV shows.

Which current ABC shows are your favorites? Vote up the best shows you love the most to the top of this list and please add any we may have missed. If you're watching ABC every night of the week, go ahead and rerank the whole list!

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Grey's Anatomy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
Ellen Pompeo, Justin Chambers, Chandra Wilson

Premiered: 2005

Genres (Tv): Soap opera, Comedy, Medical drama

Grey's Anatomy (ABC, 2005) is an American medical soap opera television series created by Shonda Rhimes. A group of young doctors faces the pressure that comes from practicing medicine in a ...more

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Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. ... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
Clark Gregg, Ming-Na Wen, Brett Dalton

Premiered: 2013

Genres (Tv): Drama, Action, Adventure Film, Science Fiction, Fantasy

Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., or simply Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., is an American television series created for ABC by Joss Whedon, Jed Whedon, and Maurissa Tancharoen, based on the Marvel ...more

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The Goldbergs is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
Wendi McLendon-Covey, Sean Giambrone, Troy Gentile

Premiered: 2013

Genres (Tv): Television comedy, Comedy

The Goldbergs (ABC, 2013) is an American television sitcom created by Adam F. Goldberg. Adam (Sean Giambrone), a geeky 11-year-old, uses a video camera to document his crazy family throughout ...more

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

Premiered: 2014

Genres (Tv): Sitcom

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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The Good Doctor is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
The Good Doctor Freddie Highmore, Antonia Thomas, Nicholas Gonzalez

Premiered: 2017

Genres (Tv): Medical, Drama

The Good Doctor (ABC, 2017) is an American medical-drama television series based on the 2013 South Korean series of the same name. Shaun Murphy (Freddie Highmore) is a young pediatric surgeon ...more

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The Rookie is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
Nathan Fillion, Afton Williamson, Eric Winter

Premiered: 2018

Genres (Tv): Crime, Drama, Comedy, Police procedural

The Rookie (ABC, 2018) is an American crime drama television series created by Alexi Hawley, based on true events. With dreams of being a police officer for the Los Angeles Police Department, ...more

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American Housewife is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
American Housewife Katy Mixon, Diedrich Bader, Meg Donnelly

Genres (Tv): Comedy

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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A Million Little Things ... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
David Giuntoli, Ron Livingston, Romany Malco

Premiered: 2018

Genres (Tv): Drama

A Million Little Things (ABC, 2018) is an American family drama television series created by D. J. Nash. A group of friends intertwined in each other's lives all realize they need to start ...more

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For Life is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
Nicholas Pinnock, Indira Varma, Joy Bryant

Premiered: 2020

Genres (Tv): Crime drama, Thriller, Legal drama

For Life (ABC, 2020) is an American legal drama television series created by Hank Steinberg. Prisoner Aaron (Nicholas Pinnock) becomes a lawyer and fights to overturn his life sentence for a ...more

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America's Funniest Home ... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
Tom Bergeron, Jess Harnell, Bob Saget

Premiered: 1989

Genres (Tv): Variety show, Reality television

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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Station 19 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
Station 19 Jaina Lee Ortiz, Jason George, Grey Damon

Premiered: 2018

Genres (Tv): Action, Drama

Station 19 (ABC, 2018) is an American action-drama television series created by Stacy McKee, and the second spinoff of Grey's Anatomy. The professional and personal lives of a group of heroic ...more

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Stumptown is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
Cobie Smulders, Jake Johnson, Tantoo Cardinal

Premiered: 2019

Genres (Tv): Crime drama

Stumptown (ABC, 2019) is an American crime drama television series created by Jason Richman, based on the comic book series by Greg Rucka. A Marine veteran struggling with PTSD (Cobie Smulders) ...more

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To Tell the Truth is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows

Premiered: 1962

To Tell the Truth is a Canadian version of the original American version To Tell the Truth. It was broadcast on CTV between 1962 and 1964. The show was hosted by Don Cameron and the panelists ...more

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The Great Christmas Ligh... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
The Great Christmas Light Fight

Premiered: 2013

Genres (Tv): Special Interest, Game show, Family, Reality television

In the first Christmas lights competition of its kind for television, 4 families will compete each week to transform their homes for the holidays in just 21 days. These 20 families were chosen ...more
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Press Your Luck is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
Peter Tomarken, Savage Steve Holland, Charlie O'Donnell

Premiered: 1983

Genres (Tv): Game show

Press Your Luck is an American television daytime game show created by Bill Carruthers and Jan McCormack. It premiered on CBS in 1983 and ended in 1986, with a revival in 2019 hosted by ...more

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Shark Tank is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
Kevin O'Leary, Barbara Corcoran, Daymond John

Premiered: 2009

Genres (Tv): Game show, Reality television

Shark Tank (ABC, 2009) is an American reality television series created by Mark Burnett, and an entry in the Dragons' Den franchise. Aspiring entrepreneur-contestants pitch their business idea ...more

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Mixed-ish is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
Arica Himmell, Tika Sumpter, Mark-Paul Gosselaar

Premiered: 2019

Genres (Tv): Sitcom

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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Jimmy Kimmel Live! is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
Jimmy Kimmel, Cleto Escobedo III, Dicky Barrett

Premiered: 2003

Genres (Tv): Talk show, Variety show, Comedy, Late night television

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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Dancing with the Stars ... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
Tom Bergeron, Carrie Ann Inaba, Bruno Tonioli

Premiered: 2005

Genres (Tv): Sports, Sports film, Reality television

Dancing with the Stars is an American dance competition show airing since 2005 on ABC in the United States, and CTV/CTV Two in Canada. The show is the American version of the British television ...more

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Card Sharks is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
Joel McHale, Markie Post, Bob Eubanks

Premiered: 1978

Genres (Tv): Game show

Card Sharks is an American television game show created by Chester Feldman for Mark Goodson-Bill Todman Productions. Two contestants compete for control of a row of oversized playing cards by ...more

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Celebrity Family Feud is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
Steve Harvey, Al Roker, Burton Richardson

Premiered: 2008

Genres (Tv): Game show

Celebrity Family Feud (NBC, 2008) is a spin-off of the U.S. game show Family Feud. Similar to the primetime All-Star Specials featured during the late 1970s and early 1980s, the episodes feature ...more

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Holey Moley is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
Jeannie Mai, Rob Riggle, Joe Tessitore

Premiered: 2019

Genres (Tv): Competitive reality, Reality television, Game Show

Holey Moley (ABC, 2019) is an American competitive reality television series hosted by Rob Riggle. In each episode, contestants will put their miniature golf and physical skills to the test and ...more
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The $100,000 Pyramid is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
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The Conners is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
John Goodman, Laurie Metcalf, Sara Gilbert

Premiered: 2018

Genres (Tv): Sitcom, Comedy

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

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The Bachelor Presents: L... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
Chris Harrison

Premiered: 2020

Genres (Tv): Dating, Reality Competition

The Bachelor Presents: Listen to Your Heart (ABC, 2020) is a dating competition singing reality show hosted by Chris Harrison. 20 single men and women embark on an incredible journey to find ...more