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The Best Current Fox Shows 

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Updated May 21, 2020 6k votes 1.1k voters 42.6k views 37 items

With Fox shows consistently killing it in the ratings, and new Fox programs coming out each season, it's hard to decide which shows are the best of the best when it comes to the network that brought you The Simpsons. Out of all the current Fox shows, which ones stand out to you as the highest quality? From drama to comedy to cartoons, Fox programming has something for everyone. This Fox shows list tries to cover it all. 

With the popularity of 9-1-1, it's no surprise that 2020 brought a spin-off with 9-1-1: Lone Star, starring Rob Lowe. If procedural drama isn't what you're looking for in a Fox series, there are no shortage of animated sitcoms, such as the ever-popular Family Guy, Bob's Burgers and - of course - The Simpsons. 

If you do prefer live action, Fox has drama series like Prodigal Son and The Resident. Fox has also brought great game shows to the primetime airwaves, such as The Masked Singer.

With so many Fox programs currently airing, including new Fox shows in 2020, how can you determine the best? Vote up your favorite comedies, dramas, or cartoons, and vote down anything you feel is subpar. Help decide which programs are the best Fox shows on now! 

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9-1-1 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Current Fox Shows
9-1-1 Angela Bassett, Connie Britton, Peter Krause

Genres (Tv): Drama

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9-1-1 (Fox, 2018) is an American procedural drama television series created by Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk. The show explores the high-pressure experiences of police, paramedics and ...more
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The Resident is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Current Fox Shows
Matt Czuchry, Manish Dayal, Bruce Greenwood

Premiered: 2017

Genres (Tv): Medical drama

The Resident (Fox, 2017) is an American medical drama television series created by Amy Holden Jones, Hayley Schore, and Roshan Sethi. Idealistic young Dr. Devon Pravesh (Manish Dayal) begins his ...more
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The Simpsons is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Current Fox Shows
Dan Castellaneta, Nancy Cartwright, Julie Kavner

Premiered: 1989

Genres (Tv): Animation, Television comedy, Comedy, Family Film

The Simpsons is an American animated sitcom created by Matt Groening for the Fox Broadcasting Company. The series is a satirical depiction of a middle class American lifestyle epitomized by the ...more

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The Orville is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Current Fox Shows
Seth MacFarlane, Adrianne Palicki, Scott Grimes

Genres (Tv): Comedy-drama, Science fiction

The Orville (Fox, 2017) is a science fiction comedy-drama series created by Seth MacFarlane. Ed Mercer (MacFarlane) is captain of the U.S.S. Orville (ECV-197), a mid-level exploration starship ...more
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Family Guy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current Fox Shows
Seth MacFarlane, Alex Borstein, Seth Green

Premiered: 1999

Genres (Tv): Black comedy, Animation, Sitcom, Animated cartoon, Comedy, + more

Family Guy is an American adult animated sitcom created by Seth MacFarlane for the Fox Broadcasting Company. The series centers on the Griffins, a family consisting of parents Peter and Lois; ...more

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Prodigal Son is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current Fox Shows
Tom Payne, Lou Diamond Phillips, Halston Sage

Premiered: 2019

Genres (Tv): Crime drama, Procedural

Prodigal Son (Fox, 2019) is an American drama television series created by Chris Fedak and Sam Sklaver. Using his ability to view crimes from the perspective of the killer, a disgraced former ...more
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The Masked Singer is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current Fox Shows
Nick Cannon

Genres (Tv): Reality competition, Music

The Masked Singer (Fox, 2019) is an American reality competition series based on the South Korean show King of Mask Singer. Hosted by Nick Cannon, the show features celebrities singing in a ...more

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Hell's Kitchen is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current Fox Shows
Gordon Ramsay, Jean Philippe Susilovic, Scott Leibfried

Premiered: 2005

Genres (Tv): Reality Competition, Cooking show, Reality television

Hell's Kitchen (Fox, 2005) is an American reality competition television series based on the British series. World renowned chef Gordon Ramsay puts aspiring young chefs through rigorous cooking ...more

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Fox NFL Sunday is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Current Fox Shows
Terry Bradshaw, Ronnie Lott, Michael Strahan

Premiered: 1994

Genres (Tv): Sports film

Fox NFL Sunday is an American sports television program on Fox that debuted on September 4, 1994, and serves as the pre-game show for the network's National Football League game telecasts under ...more
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Bob's Burgers is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Current Fox Shows
H. Jon Benjamin, Dan Mintz, Eugene Mirman

Premiered: 2011

Genres (Tv): Animation, Sitcom, Comedy

Bob's Burgers (FOX, 2011) is an American animated comedy television series created by Loren Bouchard. The series centers on the Belcher family — parents Bob and Linda and their children Tina, ...more

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Thursday Night Football ... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Current Fox Shows
Thursday Night Football Bryant Gumbel, Marshall Faulk, Rich Eisen

Premiered: 2006

Genres (Tv): Sports film

Thursday Night Football is the branding used for broadcasts of prime time National Football League games that are produced by CBS Sports, and broadcast by CBS and the NFL Network in the United ...more
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MasterChef is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Current Fox Shows
MasterChef Gordon Ramsay, Graham Elliot, Joe Bastianich

Premiered: 2010

Genres (Tv): Cooking show, Reality television

MasterChef (Fox, 2010) is an American competitive cooking reality show based on the original British series. A nationwide search for the best home cooks in America where one of 50 hopefuls will ...more

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9-1-1: Lone Star is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Current Fox Shows
Rob Lowe, Liv Tyler, Ronen Rubinstein

Premiered: 2020

Genres (Tv): Procedura drama, Action

9-1-1: Lone Star (Fox, 2020) is an American procedural drama television series and a spinoff of 9-1-1. The show follows a sophisticated New York cop (Lowe) who, along with his son, re-locates to ...more

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LEGO Masters is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Current Fox Shows
Will Arnett

Premiered: 2020

LEGO Masters (Fox, 2020) is a American reality show based on a British series of the same name. Hosted by Will Arnett LEGO enthusiasts participate in a series of competitions that begin with a ...more

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MasterChef Junior is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Current Fox Shows
Gordon Ramsay, Christina Tosi, Graham Elliot

Premiered: 2013

Genres (Tv): Game show, Cooking show, Reality television

MasterChef Junior (Fox, 2013) is an American cooking competition. 24 of the best junior home cooks in the country between the ages of eight and 13 will compete in the first audition round and ...more

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Fox College Football is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Current Fox Shows

Premiered: 1999

Genres (Tv): Sports film

Fox College Football is the branding used for broadcasts of NCAA Division I FBS college football games that are produced by Fox Sports. Through its broadcast deal with NCAA, Fox Sports holds the ...more
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WWE SmackDown is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Current Fox Shows
WWE SmackDown Michael Coulthard, Glenn Jacobs, Paul Wight

Premiered: 1999

Genres (Tv): Drama, Sports film, Professional wrestling

WWE SmackDown (1999), also referred to as SmackDown Live or simply SmackDown, is a professional wrestling television program and complements Raw as the second of WWE's two main weekly programs. ...more

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Spin the Wheel is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Current Fox Shows
Dax Shepard

Genres (Tv): Game show

Spin the Wheel (Fox, 2019) is an American game show created by Justin Timberlake and Andrew Glassman. Hosted by Dax Shepard, the show features contestants answering various pop culture trivia ...more
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Ultimate Tag is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Current Fox Shows
Carrie Bernans, Travis DesLaurier, The Horse

Premiered: 2020

Genres (Tv): Obstacle Course, Competition

Ultimate Tag (Fox, 2020) is an obstacle course competition television series hosted by J.J. Watt and Derek Watt. Competitors who must vault, dodge, tumble and dive their way through several ...more

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First Responders Live is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Current Fox Shows

Premiered: 2019

Genres (Tv): Reality television, Documentary

First Responders Live (Fox, 2019) is an American documentary-reality television series created by Dick Wolf. Camera crews follow first response teams in day to day operations and capture what ...more
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Labor of Love is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Current Fox Shows
Kristy Katzmann

Premiered: 2020

Genres (Tv): Dating, Reality

Labor of Love (Fox, 2020) is a reality dating television series hosted by Kristin Davis. Labor of Love focuses on Kristy Katzmann, a 41-year old, smart, successful and beautiful career woman who ...more

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Celebrity Watch Party is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Current Fox Shows
Rob Lowe, Meghan Trainor, Joe Buck

Premiered: 2020

Genres (Tv): Reality

Celebrity Watch Party (Fox, 2020) is an American reality television series based on the British series Gogglebox. The series will feature celebrities recording themselves watching and reacting ...more
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XFL is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Current Fox Shows
Dick Butkus, Jesse Ventura, Jerry Lawler

Premiered: 2001

Genres (Tv): Sports film, Reality television

XFL, LLC was a single entity professional American football league operated as the XFL, founded by World Wrestling Federation owner Vince McMahon. It was intended to be a major professional ...more
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Mental Samurai is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Current Fox Shows
Rob Lowe

Premiered: 2019

Genres (Tv): Reality, Game show

Mental Samurai (Fox, 2019) is an obstacle course competition series. Hosted by Rob Lowe, the show features contestants answering knowledge-based questions while being moved around the show's ...more
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Gordon Ramsay's 24 Hours... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Current Fox Shows
Gordon Ramsay

Genres (Tv): Reality

Gordon Ramsay's 24 Hours to Hell & Back (Fox, 2018) is an American reality television series. Traveling across the United States, chef Gordon Ramsay visits failing restaurants in his ...more