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The Best Fox Comedies of All Time  

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List Rules Only sitcoms and comedy series that aired on the FOX network

Television has been a vital part of American culture and society since its inception. This list of the best FOX comedies of all time as voted on by men and women just scratches the surface of television. But when you want to laugh, the FOX comedies on this list will do the trick.

From cartoons, to variety shows, daytime soaps, and comedies, television gives us a myriad of programs to choose from. This list includes top FOX sitcoms and funny shows like "That ‘70s Show," "Family Guy," "The Simpsons," and "New Girl." This list can help you find the top FOX comedies, for those nights when you just need a laugh.

Vote up your favorite FOX comedies below, or vote down the ones you can't stand to watch.
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The Simpsons is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Fox Comedies of All Time
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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Married... with Children... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Fox Comedies of All Time
Ed O'Neill, Christina Applegate, Katey Sagal
Married... with Children is an American sitcom that aired for 11 seasons. It featured a dysfunctional family living in a fictional Chicago suburb. The series, notable for being the first ...more

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Futurama is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Fox Comedies of All Time
Billy West, John DiMaggio, Katey Sagal
Futurama is an American adult animated science fiction sitcom created by Matt Groening and developed by Groening and David X. Cohen for the Fox Broadcasting Company. The series follows the ...more

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Family Guy is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Fox Comedies of All Time
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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That '70s Show is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Fox Comedies of All Time
Topher Grace, Laura Prepon, Mila Kunis
That '70s Show is an American television period sitcom that originally aired on Fox from August 23, 1998, to May 18, 2006. The series focused on the lives of a group of teenage friends living in ...more

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American Dad! is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Fox Comedies of All Time
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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Malcolm in the Middle is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Fox Comedies of All Time
Frankie Muniz, Jane Kaczmarek, Bryan Cranston
Malcolm in the Middle is an American sitcom created by Linwood Boomer for the Fox Broadcasting Company. The series was first broadcast on January 9, 2000 and ended its six-year run on May 14, ...more

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King of the Hill is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Fox Comedies of All Time
Mike Judge, Kathy Najimy, Pamela Adlon
King of the Hill is an American adult animated sitcom created by Mike Judge and Greg Daniels that ran from January 12, 1997, to May 6, 2010 on Fox. It centers on the Hills, a middle-class ...more

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Bob's Burgers is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Fox Comedies of All Time
tore_bm added 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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In Living Color is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Fox Comedies of All Time
Keenen Ivory Wayans, Jim Carrey, Kelly Coffield Park
In Living Color is an American sketch comedy television series that originally ran on Fox from April 15, 1990, to May 19, 1994. Brothers Keenen and Damon Wayans created, wrote and starred in the ...more

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Arrested Development is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Fox Comedies of All Time
Jason Bateman, Michael Cera, Portia de Rossi
Arrested Development is an American television sitcom created by Mitchell Hurwitz, which originally aired on Fox for three seasons from November 2, 2003 to February 10, 2006. A fourth season of ...more

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Brooklyn Nine-Nine is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Fox Comedies of All Time
Andy Samberg, Stephanie Beatriz, Terry Crews
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 Bernie Mac Show is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Fox Comedies of All Time
Jake Elwood added Bernie Mac, Kellita Smith, Jeremy Suarez
The Bernie Mac Show is an American sitcom that aired on Fox for five seasons from November 14, 2001 to April 14, 2006. The series featured comic actor Bernie Mac and his wife Wanda raising his ...more

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Titus is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Fox Comedies of All Time
Titus Christopher Titus, Cynthia Watros, Zack Ward
Titus is an American dark comedy sitcom that debuted on Fox in 2000. The series was created by its star, Christopher Titus, Jack Kenny, and Brian Hargrove. The sitcom is based on Christopher's ...more

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Raising Hope is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Fox Comedies of All Time
Lucas Neff, Martha Plimpton, Garret Dillahunt
Raising Hope is an American sitcom that aired from September 21, 2010, to April 4, 2014, on Fox. Following its first season, the show received two nominations at the 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards. ...more

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The Critic is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Fox Comedies of All Time
Jon Lovitz, Nancy Cartwright, Christine Cavanaugh
The Critic is an American prime time animated series revolving around the life of New York film critic Jay Sherman, voiced by actor Jon Lovitz. It was created by writing partners Al Jean and ...more

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The Tracey Ullman Show ... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Fox Comedies of All Time
racey Ullman, Dan Castellaneta, Sam McMurray
The Tracey Ullman Show is an American television variety show, starring English-born comedian and onetime pop singer Tracey Ullman. It debuted on April 5, 1987, as the Fox network's second ...more

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New Girl is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Fox Comedies of All Time
Zooey Deschanel, Jake Johnson, Max Greenfield
New Girl is an American sitcom television series that premiered on Fox on September 20, 2011. Developed by Elizabeth Meriwether under the working title Chicks & Dicks, the series revolves ...more

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The Tick is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Fox Comedies of All Time
Patrick Warburton, David Burke, Liz Vassey
The Tick is an American sitcom based on the character Tick from the comic book of the same name. It aired on Fox in late 2001 and was produced by Columbia TriStar Television. With a pilot airing ...more

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Roc is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Fox Comedies of All Time
Charles S. Dutton, Ella Joyce, Rocky Carroll
Roc is an American comedy-drama television series which ran on Fox from August 1991 to May 1994. The series stars Charles S. Dutton as Baltimore garbage collector Roc Emerson and Ella Joyce as ...more

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Greg the Bunny is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Fox Comedies of All Time
Sarah Silverman, Seth Green, Eugene Levy
Greg the Bunny is an American television sitcom that originally aired on Fox TV in 2002. It starred Seth Green and a hand puppet named Greg the Bunny, originally invented by the team of Sean S. ...more

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Undeclared is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Fox Comedies of All Time
Jay Baruchel, Carla Gallo, Charlie Hunnam
Undeclared is an American sitcom that aired on Fox during the 2001–02 season. The show has developed a cult following. In 2012, Entertainment Weekly listed the show at #16 in the "25 Best ...more

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Herman's Head is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Fox Comedies of All Time
oldschoolrockisthebest added Herman's Head William Ragsdale, Hank Azaria, Jane Sibbett
Herman's Head is an American sitcom that aired on the Fox network from September 8, 1991 until April 21, 1994. The series was created by Andy Guerdat and Steve Kreinberg, and produced by ...more

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Get a Life is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Fox Comedies of All Time
Chris Elliott, Bob Elliott, Robin Riker
Get a Life is a television sitcom that was broadcast in the United States on the Fox Network from September 23, 1990, to March 8, 1992. The show stars Chris Elliott as a 30-year-old paperboy ...more
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The Ben Stiller Show is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Fox Comedies of All Time
Ben Stiller, Andy Dick, Janeane Garofalo
The Ben Stiller Show is the name of two sketch comedy television shows that aired on MTV from 1990 to 1991, and then on Fox from September 27, 1992 to January 17, 1993. The Fox show stars Ben ...more

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