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List Rules Vote for your favorite TV sitcoms 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 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 Transparent and Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt. 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 Modern Family, CBS's The Big Bang Theory, Fox's Brooklyn Nine-Nine, and many great cable network sitcoms like Louie, Veep, and It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia.

Which current television sitcom keeps you and the family in stitches? Vote up your favorite current TV 2018 sitcoms, add any that are missing or re-rank this list of the best current TV sitcoms in your own order, all below!

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The Big Bang Theory is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
The Big Bang Theory Johnny Galecki, Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco The Big Bang Theory is an American sitcom created by Chuck Lorre and Bill Prady, both of whom serve as executive producers on the show along with Steven Molaro. All three also serve as head ...more

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Modern Family is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
Modern Family Ed O'Neill, Sofía 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

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Brooklyn Nine-Nine is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
BorkZorkOrc added Brooklyn Nine-Nine Terry Crews, Andy Samberg, Andre Braugher Brooklyn Nine-Nine (Fox, 2013) is an American police television sitcom created by Dan Goor and Michael Schur. Jake Peralta (Andy Samberg), an immature but talented NYPD detective in Brooklyn's ...more

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The Simpsons is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
The Simpsons Dan Castellaneta, Nancy Cartwright, Julie Kavner 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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South Park is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
South Park Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Mary Kay Bergman South Park (Comedy Central, 1997) is an American adult animated sitcom created by Trey Parker and Matt Stone. In the small town of South Park, four boys get caught up in all sorts of bizarre ...more

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It's Always Sunny in Philadelp... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia 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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Family Guy is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
Family Guy Seth MacFarlane, Alex Borstein, Seth Green 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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The Goldbergs is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
JoypeaceZ added 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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Mom is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
TamelaJones added Mom Anna Faris, Allison Janney, Sadie Calvano Mom is an American sitcom that premiered on September 23, 2013, on CBS. The series stars Anna Faris and Allison Janney and was created by Chuck Lorre, Eddie Gorodetsky, as well as Gemma Baker. ...more

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The Good Place is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
ZTV24 added The Good Place Kristen Bell, Ted Danson, William Jackson Harper (NBC, 2016) Eleanor Shellstrop (Kristen Bell) wakes up to discover she has been killed in an accident and entered the afterlife. When she is told by Michael (Ted Danson), her facilitator, that ...more

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Archer is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
carlybobarly added Archer 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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Fresh Off the Boat is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
any89 added 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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Veep is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
MobyWaller added Veep Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Anna Chlumsky, Tony Hale Veep is an HBO television comedy series, starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus, set in the office of Selina Meyer, a fictional Vice President, and subsequent President, of the United States. The series ...more

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Black-ish is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
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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Bob's Burgers is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
Bob's Burgers H. Jon Benjamin, Dan Mintz, Eugene Mirman Bob's Burgers is an American animated sitcom created by Loren Bouchard for the Fox Broadcasting Company. The series centers on the Belchers—parents Bob and Linda, and their children Tina, Gene, ...more

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Rick and Morty is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
Rick and Morty Justin Roiland, Chris Parnell, Spencer Grammer Rick and Morty (Adult Swim, 2013) is an American adult animated science-fiction sitcom created by Justin Roiland and Dan Harmon. Cynical mad scientist Rick Sanchez and his fretful, easily ...more

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American Dad! is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
acatnamedlola added American Dad! Seth MacFarlane, Wendy Schaal, Dee Bradley Baker American Dad! is an American adult animated sitcom created by Seth MacFarlane, Mike Barker, and Matt Weitzman for the "Animation Domination" lineup on Fox. American Dad! is the first ...more

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Silicon Valley is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
jdwilli09 added Silicon Valley Thomas Middleditch, T.J. Miller, Josh Brener Silicon Valley is an American television sitcom created by Mike Judge, John Altschuler and Dave Krinsky. The series focuses on six young men who found a startup company in Silicon Valley. The ...more

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Superstore is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
VeryCloseTalking added Superstore America Ferrera, Ben Feldman, Lauren Ash Superstore (NBC, 2015) is an American single-camera sitcom television series about a group of employees working at Cloud 9, a fictional big-box store in St. Louis, Missouri. The ensemble cast ...more

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Young Sheldon is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
Paul Summerfield added Young Sheldon Iain Armitage, Zoe Perry, Lance Barber Young Sheldon (CBS, 2017) is an American sitcom created by Chuck Lorre and Steven Molaro. The series is a spin-off of The Big Bang Theory and serves as a prequel to that series, following the ...more

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Master of None is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
NigelAC added Master of None Aziz Ansari, Noël Wells, Eric Wareheim Master of None (Netflix, 2015) is an American comedy-drama web television series created by Aziz Ansari and Alan Yang. The personal and professional life of Dev (Aziz Ansari), a 30-year-old ...more

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Curb Your Enthusiasm is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
Curb Your Enthusiasm Larry David, Cheryl Hines, Jeff Garlin Curb Your Enthusiasm is an American improvised comedy television series produced and broadcast by HBO, which premiered on October 15, 2000. It has aired 80 episodes over eight seasons, the last ...more

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Life in Pieces is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
emaw2008 added Life in Pieces James Brolin, Dianne Wiest, Colin Hanks Life in Pieces (CBS, 2015) is an American sitcom television series created by Justin Adler. The series chronicles the lives of three generations of the Short family as they go about their daily ...more

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Man with a Plan is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
AndreasMrpaj added Man With a Plan Matt LeBlanc, Liza Snyder, Jessica Chaffin (CBS, 2016) When his wife goes back to work, a suburban Pittsburgh father learns stay-at-home parenting is harder than he thought.

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Young & Hungry is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
LeoYeong added Young & Hungry Emily Osment, Jonathan Sadowski, Aimee Carrero Young & Hungry is an American sitcom created by David Holden, and executive produced by Ashley Tisdale. The multi-camera series stars Emily Osment, Jonathan Sadowski, Aimee Carrero, Kym ...more

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American Housewife is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
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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Bojack Horseman is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
Bojack Horseman Will Arnett, Amy Sedaris, Alison Brie BoJack Horseman is an American animated sitcom created by Raphael Bob-Waksberg. The series stars Will Arnett as the eponymous character, BoJack Horseman. The supporting cast includes Amy ...more

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Fuller House is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
Lars Van Der Veeke added Fuller House Candace Cameron Bure, Jodie Sweeten, Andrea Barber Fuller House (Netflix, 2016) is an American family sitcom and sequel to the 1987–95 television series Full House. It centers around D.J. Tanner-Fuller (Candace Cameron Bure), a veterinarian and ...more

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Grace and Frankie is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
StephenAlgie added Grace and Frankie Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, Sam Waterston Grace and Frankie (Netflix, 2015) is an American comedy-drama web television series created by Marta Kauffman and Howard J. Morris. Finding out that their husbands have been romantically ...more

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Crazy Ex-Girlfriend is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
Albert Petrosyan added Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Rachel Bloom, Vincent Rodriguez III, Santino Fontana Crazy Ex-Girlfriend (The CW, 2015) is an American romantic musical comedy-drama television series created by Rachel Bloom and Aline Brosh McKenna. After bumping into her first love, a New York ...more

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Speechless is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
julieanna 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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Broad City is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
MellieWay added Broad City Abbi Jacobson, Ilana Glazer, Hannibal Buress Broad City (Comedy Central, 2014) is an American comedy television series, created by Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson. Two Jewish American women in their twenties experience adventures of ...more

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Will & Grace is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
BillGeisel added Will & Grace Eric McCormack, Debra Messing, Megan Mullally Will & Grace is an American sitcom, based on the relationship between Will Truman and Grace Adler, and is set in New York City. It was broadcast on NBC from September 21, 1998 to May 18, ...more

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Schitt's Creek is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
Chris Francis added Schitt's Creek Eugene Levy, Catherine O'Hara, Dan Levy Schitt's Creek (CBC, 2015) is a Canadian television sitcom created by Eugene Levy and Dan Levy. After losing their fortune, a family is forced to rebuild their lives with their sole remaining ...more

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The Detour is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
EricSlutsky added The Detour Jason Jones, Natalie Zea, Ashley Gerasimovich The Detour is an American comedy television series about a family vacation road trip. The trip experiences several dramatic delays such as car trouble, run-ins with law enforcement, unforeseen ...more

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The Ranch is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
Lynette White added The Ranch Sam Elliott, Ashton Kutcher, Debra Winger The Ranch (Netflix, 2016) is an American comedy web television series created by Don Reo and Jim Patterson. The son (Ashton Kutcher) of a Colorado rancher returns home from a semi-pro football ...more

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Younger is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
al13n added Younger Sutton Foster, Debi Mazar, Miriam Shor Younger is an American television comedy-drama series based on the Pamela Redmond Satran novel of the same name. The series stars Sutton Foster as the lead character, with Hilary Duff, Debi ...more

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Transparent is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Current Sitcoms
Tom Walter added Transparent Jeffrey Tambor, Gaby Hoffmann, Jay Duplass Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Transparent is an American comedy-drama television series produced by Picrow for Amazon Studios that debuted on February 6, 2014. The series was created and directed by Jill Soloway. The story ...more