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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 in 2017-2018. 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, Scandal is one of the most popular current offering on ABC. Kerry Washington won an Emmy Award for her portrayal of political crisis manager Olivia Pope, who is having an affair with the president. 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 Modern Family, 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
Grey's Anatomy Ellen Pompeo, Justin Chambers, Chandra Wilson Grey's Anatomy is an American medical soap opera television series that premiered on American Broadcasting Company as a mid-season replacement on March 27, 2005. The series has aired eleven ...more

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Once Upon a Time is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
Once Upon a Time Ginnifer Goodwin, Jennifer Morrison, Lana Parrilla Once Upon a Time is an American fairy tale drama series that premiered on October 23, 2011, on ABC. The show takes place in the fictional seaside town of Storybrooke, Maine, whose residents are ...more

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Modern Family is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
Modern Family Ed O'Neill, SofĂ­a 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

193 144
How to Get Away with Murder is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
How to Get Away with Murder Viola Davis, Billy Brown, Alfred Enoch How to Get Away with Murder (ABC, 2014) is an American drama television series created by Peter Nowalk. A law professor (Viola Davis) at a prestigious Philadelphia university and five of her ...more

159 145
Scandal is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
Scandal Kerry Washington, Henry Ian Cusick, Columbus Short Scandal (ABC, 2012) is an American political thriller television series created by Shonda Rhimes. A former White House Communications Director (Kerry Washington) starts her own crisis management ...more

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Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Clark Gregg, Ming-Na Wen, Brett Dalton 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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Quantico is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
Quantico Priyanka Chopra, Josh Hopkins, Jake McLaughlin Quantico (ABC, 2015) is an American television drama thriller series created by Joshua Safran. A bright FBI recruit (Priyanka Chopra) who joins the agency after graduating from the FBI Academy ...more

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Black-ish is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
Black-ish 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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Designated Survivor is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
Designated Survivor Kiefer Sutherland, Natascha McElhone, Adan Canto On the night of the State of the Union address, an explosion claims the lives of the President and all members of his Cabinet except for U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Tom ...more

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The Goldbergs is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
The Goldbergs Sean Giambrone, Troy Gentile, George Segal The Goldbergs is an American television sitcom that premiered on Tuesday, September 24, 2013 on ABC. The series was created by Adam F. Goldberg and stars Wendi McLendon-Covey and Jeff Garlin. ...more

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Fresh Off the Boat is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
Fresh Off the Boat Constance Wu, Randall Park, Hudson Yang Fresh Off the Boat 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 Huang and ...more

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The Middle is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
The Middle Patricia Heaton, Neil Flynn, Charlie McDermott The Middle is an American sitcom about a working-class family living in Indiana and facing the day-to-day struggles of home life, work, and raising children. The show premiered September 30, ...more

The Best Current Dramatic TV Shows

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American Housewife is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Current ABC 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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Speechless is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
RohanJohn added Speechless Minnie Driver, John Ross Bowie, Cedric Yarbrough Speechless (ABC, 2016) is an American sitcom television series created by Scott Silveri. The family of a special-needs teen is good at dealing with the challenges he faces - and excellent at ...more

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Shark Tank is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
Shark Tank Kevin O'Leary, Barbara Corcoran, Daymond John Shark Tank (ABC, 2009) is an American reality television series created by Mark Burnett, and a franchise of Dragons' Den. Aspiring entrepreneur-contestants pitch their business idea to a panel ...more

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Dancing with the Stars is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
Dancing with the Stars Tom Bergeron, Carrie Ann Inaba, Bruno Tonioli 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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The Good Doctor is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
The Good Doctor Freddie Highmore, Antonia Thomas, Nicholas Gonzalez 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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Kevin (Probably) Saves the Wor... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
Kevin (Probably) Saves the World Jason Ritter, JoAnna Garcia Swisher, Kimberly Hebert Gregory Kevin (Probably) Saves the World (ABC, 2017) is an American high-concept angelic-themed fantasy comedy-drama television series created by Michele Fazekas and Tara Butters. After surviving a ...more

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Child Support is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
Child Support Fred Savage, Ricky Gervais Child Support (ABC, 2018) is a game show series hosted by Fred Savage and starring Ricky Gervais. Contestants are asked a series of questions, and if they fail to answer correctly, they can be ...more

2 1
The Gong Show is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
The Gong Show Mike Myers, Will Arnett, Zach Galifianakis The Gong Show (ABC, 2017) is an amateur talent contest, and a revival of the 1970s game show. Hosted by British comedian Tommy Maitland (Mike Myers), the show allows people with all different ...more

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America's Funniest Home Videos is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
America's Funniest Home Videos 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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Somewhere Between is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
Somewhere Between Paula Patton, Devon Sawa, J.R. Bourne Somewhere Between (ABC, 2017) is an American drama mystery series adapted from the Korean mystery show God's Gift: 14 Days. The show follows a mother who tries to change the fate of her ...more

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Jimmy Kimmel Live! is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
Jimmy Kimmel Live! 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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The Bachelorette is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
The Bachelorette Ben Sandford The Bachelorette is a spin-off from the American competitive reality dating game show The Bachelor. In its January 2003 debut on ABC, the first season featured Trista Rehn, the runner-up date ...more

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The Bachelor is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Current ABC Shows
The Bachelor Chris Harrison, Brad Womack, Sean Lowe The Bachelor is an American reality television dating game show debuting in 2002 on ABC. For all seasons, the show is hosted by Chris Harrison. There are three related series: The Bachelorette, ...more