TV The Best Current FX and FXX Shows  

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Here are the best FX shows and the best FXX shows on now in 2018. Given the network continues to air veritable modern classics like American Horror Story and The Americans, it's no surprise critics and audiences alike love current shows on FX. Wondering what to watch on FX? This list of FX programs and FXX programs will help decide which series truly stands out as top notch. 

In recent history, it seems anthology programs have been the backbone of the network. In addition to the aforementioned American Horror Story, FX began airing American Crime Story in 2016. Each season chronicles a fictionalized account of a major American crime - covering topics like the O.J Simpson trial and the murder of Gianni Versace. Feud, another anthology series, focuses on various behind the scene squabbles in old Hollywood. In addition to this type of programming, there are many FX shows currently airing that have traditional storylines that follow the same cast of characters across seasons, such as Better Things, Taboo, and Fargo. This list also includes good FXX shows, like It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Archer, and You're the Worst

With so many popular shows, you're bound to find at least something to suit your taste below. After browsing the list to find your newest television obsession, make sure to cast your vote for the best FX programs airing now! 

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Fargo is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Current FX and FXX Shows
Billy Bob Thornton, Allison Tolman, Colin Hanks Fargo (FX, 2014) is an American black comedy–crime drama anthology television series created by Noah Hawley, and inspired by the 1996 film. Various chronicles of deception, intrigue and murder ...more

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It's Always Sunny in Philadelp... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Current FX and FXX Shows
Charlie Day, Glenn Howerton, Rob McElhenney It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (FXX, 2005) is an American television sitcom created by Rob McElhenney. The series follows "The Gang", a group of five depraved underachievers: twins ...more

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Atlanta is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Current FX and FXX Shows
Donald Glover, Brian Tyree Henry, Lakeith Stanfield Atlanta (FX, 2016) is an American comedy-drama television series created by Donald Glover. College dropout Earn (Donald Glover) navigates through life with his ex-girlfriend (Zazie Beetz), his ...more

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Legion is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Current FX and FXX Shows
Dan Stevens, Rachel Keller, Aubrey Plaza Legion (FX, 2017) is an American cable television series created by Noah Hawley, based on the Marvel Comics character. Diagnosed with schizophrenia at a young age, David Haller (Dan Stevens) ...more

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American Horror Story is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current FX and FXX Shows
Connie Britton, Dylan McDermott, Evan Peters American Horror Story (FX, 2011) is an American anthology horror television series created by Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk. An anthology series centering on different characters and locations, ...more

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Archer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current FX and FXX Shows
H. Jon Benjamin, Judy Greer, Amber Nash Archer (FXX, 2009) is an American adult animated black spy sitcom created by Adam Reed. The adventures and mishaps of secret agent Sterling Archer (H. Jon Benjamin) and his colleagues, who are ...more

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American Crime Story is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current FX and FXX Shows
Sterling K. Brown, Kenneth Choi, Christian Clemenson American Crime Story (FX, 2016) is an American true crime anthology television series developed by Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski. The first season, The People v. O. J. Simpson, presents ...more

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Feud is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current FX and FXX Shows
Jessica Lange, Susan Sarandon, Alfred Molina Feud (FX, 2017) is an anthology television series developed by Ryan Murphy. The first season centers around the backstage battle between Joan Crawford (Jessica Lange) and Bette Davis (Susan ...more

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Mayans MC is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Current FX and FXX Shows
Mayans MC J. D. Pardo, Edward James Olmos, Jacqueline Obradors Mayans MC (FX, 2018) is an American drama television series created by Kurt Sutter and Elgin James, and a spinoff of Sons of Anarchy. EZ Reyes (J. D. Pardo), a former golden boy now fresh out of ...more

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Trust is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Current FX and FXX Shows
Donald Sutherland, Hilary Swank, Harris Dickinson Trust (FX, 2018) is an American television anthology series directed by Danny Boyle. In 1973, heir John Paul Getty III is kidnapped by the Italian mafia, but the family seems disinterested in ...more

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Taboo is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Current FX and FXX Shows
Tom Hardy, Leo Bill, Jessie Buckley Taboo (FX, 2017) is a British television drama series created by Tom Hardy, Edward "Chips" Hardy, and Steven Knight. Following the death of his father, James Delaney (Tom Hardy) ...more

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Snowfall is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Current FX and FXX Shows
Damson Idris, Carter Hudson, Emily Rios Snowfall (FX, 2017) is an American crime drama television series created by John Singleton, Eric Amadio and Dave Andron. Set in 1983 Los Angeles, the series revolves around the first crack ...more

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Pose is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Current FX and FXX Shows
Pose Evan Peters, Kate Mara, James Van Der Beek Pose (FX, 2018) is an American dance drama television series created by Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk, and Steven Canals. Set in the 1980s, the show explores the juxtaposition of several segments of ...more

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You're the Worst is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Current FX and FXX Shows
Chris Geere, Aya Cash, Desmin Borges You're the Worst (FXX, 2014) is an American comedy-drama television series created by Stephen Falk. Jimmy (Chris Geere), a self-involved writer, and Gretchen (Aya Cash), a self-destructive Los ...more

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Baskets is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Current FX and FXX Shows
Zach Galifianakis, Martha Kelly, Louie Anderson Baskets (FX, 2016) is an American comedy television series co-created by Louis C.K., Zach Galifianakis and Jonathan Krisel, who is also the showrunner. Galifianakis stars in the dual lead role ...more

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Better Things is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Current FX and FXX Shows
Pamela Adlon, Mikey Madison, Hannah Alligood Better Things (FX, 2016) is an American comedy-drama television series created by Pamela Adlon and Louis C.K. An actress (Pamela Adlon) raises her three daughters while juggling the pressures of ...more