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The Best Current Sitcoms

Updated January 14, 2021 96.4k votes 39.0k voters 1.5m views32 items

List RulesVote 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, 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!

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  • Brooklyn Nine-Nine1
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    Brooklyn Nine-Nine

    Terry Crews, Andy Samberg

    Premiered2013

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  • It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia2
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    It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia

    Charlie Day, Glenn Howerton

    Premiered2005

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  • Rick and Morty3
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    Rick and Morty

    Justin Roiland, Chris Parnell

    Premiered2013

    Rick and Morty (Adult Swim, 2013) is an American adult animated science-fiction sitcom created... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • The Goldbergs4
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    The Goldbergs

    Wendi McLendon-Covey, Sean Giambrone

    Premiered2013

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  • Superstore5
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    Superstore

    America Ferrera, Ben Feldman

    Premiered2015

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  • The Simpsons6
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    The Simpsons

    Dan Castellaneta, Nancy Cartwright

    Premiered1989

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  • Young Sheldon7
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    Young Sheldon

    Iain Armitage, Zoe Perry

    Premiered2017

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  • Bob's Burgers8
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    Bob's Burgers

    H. Jon Benjamin, Dan Mintz

    Premiered2011

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  • Mom9
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    Mom

    Anna Faris, Allison Janney

    Premiered2013

    Mom is an American sitcom that premiered on September 23, 2013, on CBS. The series stars Anna... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • Family Guy10
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    Family Guy

    Seth MacFarlane, Alex Borstein

    Premiered1999

    Family Guy is an American adult animated sitcom created by Seth MacFarlane for the Fox... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • South Park11
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    South Park

    Trey Parker, Matt Stone

    Premiered1997

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  • Arrested Development12
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    Arrested Development

    Jason Bateman, Michael Cera

    Premiered2003

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  • Black-ish13
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    Black-ish

    Anthony Anderson, Tracee Ellis Ross

    Premiered2014

    Black-ish (ABC, 2014) is an American sitcom created by Kenya Barris. A family man (Anthony... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • Archer14
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    Archer

    H. Jon Benjamin, Judy Greer

    Premiered2009

    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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  • Grace and Frankie15
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    Grace and Frankie

    Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin

    Premiered2015

    Grace and Frankie (Netflix, 2015) is an American comedy-drama web television series created by... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • American Dad!16
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    American Dad!

    Seth MacFarlane, Wendy Schaal

    Premiered2005

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  • American Housewife17
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    American Housewife

    Katy Mixon, Diedrich Bader

    Premiered2016

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  • Curb Your Enthusiasm18
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    Curb Your Enthusiasm

    Larry David, Cheryl Hines

    Premiered2000

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  • Call Your Mother19
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    Call Your Mother

    Kyra Sedgwick, Joey Bragg

    Premiered2021

    Call Your Mother (ABC, 2021) is an American television sitcom co-created by Kari Lizer.... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • The Neighborhood20
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    The Neighborhood

    Max Greenfield, Cedric the Entertainer

    Premiered2018

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  • Younger21
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    Younger

    Sutton Foster, Debi Mazar

    Premiered2015

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  • WandaVision22
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    WandaVision

    Elizabeth Olsen, Paul Bettany

    Premiered2021

    WandaVision (Disney+, 2021) is an American television sitcom-drama television miniseries based... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • Kim's Convenience23
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    Kim's Convenience

    Paul Sun-Hyung Lee, Jean Yoon

    Premiered2016

    Kim's Convenience (CBC, 2016) is a Canadian television sitcom developed by Ins Choi and Kevin... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • Transparent24
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    Transparent

    Jeffrey Tambor, Gaby Hoffmann

    Premiered2014

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  • Mr. Mayor25
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    Mr. Mayor

    Christian Anaid, Mike Cabellon

    Premiered2021

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