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The Best TV Sitcoms Airing Now

Updated April 22, 2021 88.1k votes 39.5k voters 1.6m views38 items

List RulesVote up your favorite sitcoms that are currently airing new episodes.

The best current TV sitcoms are those funny situational comedy shows that keep us laughing during their current original runs. Mainstays of the network television primetime lineups, these best current sitcoms, many with top-notch acting, are among the funniest shows on television today with witty jokes and lovable characters. If you need a good laugh after a long day, these best current TV sitcoms are the cream of the crop.

While popular sitcoms like Friends and Seinfeld may be gone, there are more great new sitcoms than ever before. Streaming services like Netflix and Amazon have broken down barriers by creating some of the best new sitcoms and best comedy shows like Grace & Frankie. Shows like South Park and The Simpsons still produce great new episodes while also being the best adult cartoons ever. 

But there are plenty more where that came from. Other current favorite sitcoms include ABC's The Goldbergs, NBC's Brooklyn Nine-Nine, and many great cable network sitcoms like It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia.

Which current television sitcom keeps you and the family in stitches? Vote up your favorite current TV sitcoms, add any that are missing or re-rank this list of the best current TV sitcoms in your own order, all below!

  • 1

    Brooklyn Nine-Nine

    Terry Crews, Andy Samberg
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  • 2

    It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia

    Charlie Day, David Hornsby
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  • 3

    Rick and Morty

    Justin Roiland, Chris Parnell
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  • 4

    The Goldbergs

    Sam Lerner, George Segal
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  • 5


    Ben Feldman, America Ferrera
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  • 6

    The Simpsons

    Dan Castellaneta, Nancy Cartwright
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  • 7

    Young Sheldon

    Iain Armitage, Zoe Perry
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  • 8


    Anna Faris, Allison Janney
    Mom is an American sitcom that premiered on September 23, 2013, on CBS. The series stars Anna...  more

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  • 9

    Family Guy

    Seth MacFarlane, Alex Borstein
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  • 10

    South Park

    Trey Parker, Matt Stone
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  • 11

    Bob's Burgers

    H. Jon Benjamin, Dan Mintz
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  • 12


    Peter Mackenzie, Jenifer Lewis
    Black-ish (ABC, 2014) is an American sitcom created by Kenya Barris. A family man (Anthony...  more

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  • 13


    H. Jon Benjamin, Judy Greer
    Archer (FXX, 2009) is an American adult animated black spy sitcom created by Adam Reed. The...  more

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  • 14

    American Housewife

    Katy Mixon, Diedrich Bader
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  • 15

    American Dad!

    Seth MacFarlane, Wendy Schaal
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  • 16

    Grace and Frankie

    Sam Waterston, Martin Sheen
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  • 17

    Curb Your Enthusiasm

    Jeff Garlin, Cheryl Hines
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  • 18

    The Neighborhood

    Max Greenfield, Cedric the Entertainer
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  • 19


    Abbi Jacobson, Nat Faxon
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  • 20


    Tanisha Long, Angela Ko
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  • 21

    Kim's Convenience

    Paul Sun-Hyung Lee, Jean Yoon
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  • 22

    United States of Al

    Parker Young, Adhir Kalyan
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  • 23

    F Is for Family

    Bill Burr, Laura Dern
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  • 24

    Rutherford Falls

    Ed Helms, Jana Schmieding
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  • 25

    Punky Brewster

    Quinn Copeland, Emmy Buckner
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