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The Best Current FX and FXX Shows

Updated September 25, 2020 1.3k votes 361 voters 16.6k views24 items

Here are the best FX shows and the best FXX shows on now. Given the network continues to air veritable modern classics like American Horror Storyit'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. 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, and Archer. Many of the best shows on FX can also be found at FX on Hulu, with their full libraries available to watch.

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
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    Fargo

    Billy Bob Thornton, Allison Tolman

    Premiered2014

    Genres (Tv)Comedy, Drama, Crime

    Fargo (FX, 2014) is an American black comedy drama anthology television series created by Noah... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia
    96
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    It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia

    Charlie Day, Glenn Howerton

    Premiered2005

    Genres (Tv)Sitcom, Black comedy

    It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (FXX, 2005) is an American television sitcom created by Rob... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Atlanta
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    Atlanta

    Donald Glover, Brian Tyree Henry

    Premiered2016

    Genres (Tv)Comedy, Drama

    Atlanta (FX, 2016) is an American comedy-drama television series created by Donald Glover.... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Dave
    35
    4

    Dave

    Lil Dicky, Taylor Misiak

    Premiered2020

    Genres (Tv)Comedy

    Dave (FXX, 2020) is an American comedy series created by Lil Dicky and Jeff Schaffer. A... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Snowfall
    63
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    Damson Idris, Carter Hudson

    Premiered2017

    Genres (Tv)Crime drama

    Snowfall (FX, 2017) is an American crime drama television series created by John Singleton,... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Archer
    60
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    Archer

    H. Jon Benjamin, Judy Greer

    Premiered2009

    Genres (Tv)Adult animation, Action, Comedy

    Archer (FXX, 2009) is an American adult animated black spy sitcom created by Adam Reed. The... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    American Horror Story
    66
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    American Horror Story

    Connie Britton, Dylan McDermott

    Premiered2011

    Genres (Tv)Anthology, Horror, Supernatural

    American Horror Story (FX, 2011) is an American anthology horror television series created by... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Mayans MC
    44
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    Mayans MC

    J. D. Pardo, Edward James Olmos

    Premiered2018

    Genres (Tv)Crime, Drama, Thriller

    Mayans MC (FX, 2018) is an American drama television series created by Kurt Sutter and Elgin... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • 9
    What We Do in the Shadows
    29
    13

    What We Do in the Shadows

    Kayvan Novak, Matt Berry

    Premiered2019

    Genres (Tv)Comedy

    What We Do in the Shadows (FX, 2019) is an American comedy television series based on the 2014... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • 10
    Mr Inbetween
    24
    13

    Mr Inbetween

    Scott Ryan, Justin Rosniak

    Premiered2018

    Genres (Tv)Drama

    Mr. Inbetween (FX, 2018) is an Australian television black comedy-drama series, inspired by... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    American Crime Story
    37
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    American Crime Story

    Sterling K. Brown, Kenneth Choi

    Premiered2016

    Genres (Tv)True crime, Drama, Anthology

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    Pose
    26
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    Pose

    MJ Rodriguez, Dominique Jackson

    Premiered2018

    Genres (Tv)Dance, Drama, Musical

    Pose (FX, 2018) is an American dance drama television series created by Ryan Murphy, Brad... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Breeders
    4
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    Breeders

    Jayda Eyles, Martin Freeman

    Premiered2020

    Genres (Tv)Comedy

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    The Most Dangerous Animal of All
    1
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    The Most Dangerous Animal of All

    Kyle DeCamp, Katelyn Kapocsi

    Premiered2020

    Genres (Tv)Miniseries

    The Most Dangerous Animal of All (FX, 2020) is a television mini-series created by Kief... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Better Things
    25
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    Better Things

    Pamela Adlon, Mikey Madison

    Premiered2016

    Genres (Tv)Comedy, Drama

    Better Things (FX, 2016) is an American comedy-drama television series created by Pamela Adlon... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    A Wilderness of Error
    1
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    A Wilderness of Error

    Clay Boulware, John Morgan

    Premiered2020

    Genres (Tv)Crime, Documentary

    A Wilderness of Error (FX, 2020) is an American crime documentary television series based on... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Cake
    7
    1

    Cake

    Mamoudou Athie, Avital Ash

    Premiered2019

    Genres (Tv)Short, Comedy, Animation, Live Action

    Cake (FXX, 2020) is an American live-action/animated anthology television series. Cake is its... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    The New York Times Presents
    1
    1

    The New York Times Presents

    Kelley Cabrera, Dominic Fike

    Premiered2020

    Genres (Tv)Documentary, Politics

    The New York Times Presents (FX/Hulu, 2020) is an American documentary television series... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Taboo
    29
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    Taboo

    Tom Hardy, Leo Bill

    Premiered2017

    Genres (Tv)Period drama

    Taboo (FX, 2017) is a British television drama series created by Tom Hardy, Edward "Chips"... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Trust
    15
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    Trust

    Donald Sutherland, Hilary Swank

    Premiered2018

    Genres (Tv)Anthology, Drama

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    The Weekly
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  • 22
    FX Movie Download
    6
    14

    FX Movie Download

    Sasha Perl-Raver, Adam Gertler

    Premiered2014

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  • 23
    The Ultimate Fighter
    4
    14

    The Ultimate Fighter

    Dana White, Mike Rowe

    Premiered2005

    Genres (Tv)Sports, Sports film, Reality television

    The Ultimate Fighter is an American reality television series and mixed martial arts... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Todd TV
    4
    16

    Todd TV

    One Man Gang, George Gray

    Premiered2004

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