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List Rules All TV series that have won a Best Television Series - Comedy or Musical award at the Golden Globes.

Every year, the Hollywood Foreign Press recognizes the best of the best in movies and television at the Golden Globe Awards Show. This list of the best Golden Globe winning comedy series has been ranked from best to worst by film and TV fans like you. Featuring all TV shows that have won the Best Television Series - Comedy or Musical award, this list includes classic TV shows, great current comedies, and many of the best TV series of all time.

The Golden Globes have been held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, CA since 1961, though the very first Golden Globe awards were presented back in 1944. The Globes are unique, in that they honor not just accomplishments in film or television, but both. The awards show broadcast brings together movie stars and TV actors, all on one night.

The show has featured memorable hosts like Ricky Gervais and Tina Fey, both of whom have shows that won for Best Comedy and are listed here, along with many other classic sitcoms and hilarious comedy series.

What are the all time best Golden Globe comedy show winners? Cast your votes for the greatest, good comedy series below, including the likes of Cheers, Frasier, Seinfeld, The Cosby Show, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Sex and the City, Ugly Betty, and The Wonder Years.
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The Golden Girls is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Bea Arthur, Betty White, Rue McClanahan Years Won: 1986, 1987, 1988 The Golden Girls is an American sitcom, created by Susan Harris, that originally aired on NBC from September 14, 1985, to May 9, 1992. Starring Bea Arthur, Betty White, Rue McClanahan, and ...more

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Brooklyn Nine-Nine is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Andy Samberg, Stephanie Beatriz, Terry Crews Year Won: 2014 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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Cheers is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Ted Danson, Rhea Perlman, John Ratzenberger Year Won: 1991 Cheers is an American sitcom that ran for eleven seasons between 1982 and 1993. The show was produced by Charles/Burrows/Charles Productions in association with Paramount Network Television for ...more

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M*A*S*H is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Alan Alda, Wayne Rogers, Loretta Swi Year Won: 1982 M*A*S*H is an American television series developed by Larry Gelbart, adapted from the 1970 feature film MASH. The series, which was produced in association with 20th Century Fox Television for ...more

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Frasier is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Kelsey Grammer, Jane Leeves, David Hyde Pierce Year Won: 1995 Frasier is an American sitcom that was broadcast on NBC for eleven seasons, premiering on September 16, 1993, and concluding on May 13, 2004. The program was created and produced by David ...more

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I Spy is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Robert Culp, Bill Cosby, Kenneth Tobey I Spy is an American television secret-agent adventure series. It ran for three seasons on NBC from 1965 to 1968 and teamed Robert Culp as international tennis player Kelly Robinson with Bill ...more

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The Rogues is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Robert Coote, Charles Boyer, Gig Young The Rogues is an American television series that appeared on NBC from September 13, 1964, to April 18, 1965, starring David Niven, Charles Boyer, and Gig Young as a related trio of former conmen ...more

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Atlanta is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Donald Glover, Brian Tyree Henry, Lakeith Stanfield Atlanta (FX, 2016) is an American comedy-drama television series created by Donald Glover. College dropout Earn (Donald Glover) navigates through life with his ex-girlfriend (Zazie Beetz), his ...more

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The Man from U.N.C.L.E. is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Robert Vaughn, David McCallum, Leo G. Carroll The Man from U.N.C.L.E. is an American television series broadcast on NBC from September 22, 1964, to January 15, 1968. It follows secret agents, played by Robert Vaughn and David McCallum, who ...more

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The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Rachel Brosnahan, Michael Zegen, Alex Borstein The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (Amazon, 2017) is an American television series, created by Amy Sherman-Palladino and starring Rachel Brosnahan as a housewife in the 1950s who decides to become a ...more

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The Office is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Ricky Gervais, Martin Freeman, Mackenzie Crook Year Won: 2004 The Office is a mockumentary that was first broadcast in the United Kingdom on BBC Two on 9 July 2001. Created, written, and directed by Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant, the programme is ...more

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Seinfeld is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Jerry Seinfeld, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Michael Richards Year Won: 1994 Seinfeld is an American television sitcom that originally ran for nine seasons on NBC from July 5, 1989, to May 14, 1998. It was created by Larry David and Jerry Seinfeld, the latter starring as ...more

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Barney Miller is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Hal Linden, Abe Vigoda, Steve Landesberg Years Won: 1976, 1977 Barney Miller is an American situation comedy television series set in a New York City Police Department police station in Greenwich Village. The series originally was broadcast from January 23, ...more

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The Carol Burnett Show is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Carol Burnett, Vicki Lawrence, Harvey Korman Years Won: 1971 The Carol Burnett Show is an American variety/sketch comedy television show starring Carol Burnett, Harvey Korman, Vicki Lawrence and Lyle Waggoner. It originally ran on CBS from September 11, ...more

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Taxi is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Judd Hirsch, Jeff Conaway, Danny DeVito Years Won: 1979, 1980, 1981 Taxi is an American sitcom that originally aired from 1978 to 1982 on ABC and from 1982 to 1983 on NBC. The series—which won 18 Emmy Awards, including three for Outstanding Comedy Series—focuses ...more

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Curb Your Enthusiasm is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Larry David, Cheryl Hines, Jeff Garlin Year Won: 2003 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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Sex and the City is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Sarah Jessica Parker, Kim Cattrall, Kristin Davis Years Won: 2000, 2001, 2002 This show is an American television romantic sitcom created by Darren Star and produced by HBO. Broadcast from 1998 until 2004, the original run of the show had a total of 94 episodes. ...more

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30 Rock is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Tina Fey, Alec Baldwin, Tracy Morgan Year Won: 2009 30 Rock is an American satirical television sitcom that ran on NBC from October 11, 2006, to January 31, 2013, and was created by Tina Fey. The series, which is loosely based on Fey's ...more

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The Cosby Show is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Bill Cosby, Phylicia Rashad, Keshia Knight Pulliam Year Won: 1985 The Cosby Show is an American television sitcom starring Bill Cosby, which aired for eight seasons on NBC from September 20, 1984 until April 30, 1992. The show focuses on the Huxtable family, ...more

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Rhoda is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Valerie Harper, Julie Kavner, Lorenzo Music Year Won: 1975 Rhoda is an American television sitcom, starring Valerie Harper, which aired a total of 109 half-hour episodes over five seasons, from 1974 to 1978. The show was a spin-off of The Mary Tyler ...more

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The Wonder Years is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Fred Savage, Dan Lauria, Daniel Stern Year Won: 1989 The Wonder Years is an American television comedy-drama created by Neal Marlens and Carol Black. It ran on ABC from 1988 through 1993. The pilot aired on January 31, 1988, following ABC's ...more

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Transparent is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Jeffrey Tambor, Amy Landecker, Judith Light Year won: 2015 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

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3rd Rock from the Sun is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
John Lithgow, Jane Curtin, Kristen Johnston Year Won: 1997 3rd Rock from the Sun is an American sitcom that aired from 1996 to 2001 on NBC. The show is about four extraterrestrials who are on an expedition to Earth, which they consider to be a very ...more

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Glee is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Lea Michele, Jane Lynch, Matthew Morrison Years Won: 2010, 2011 Glee is an American musical comedy-drama television series that aired on the Fox network in the United States from May 19, 2009, to March 20, 2015. It focuses on the fictitious William McKinley ...more

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Mad About You is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Paul Reiser, Helen Hunt, John Pankow Year Won: 1995 Mad About You is an American sitcom that aired on NBC from September 23, 1992, to May 24, 1999. The show starred Paul Reiser and Helen Hunt as a newly married couple in New York City.

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Modern Family is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Ed O'Neill, Sofía Vergara, Julie Bowen Year Won: 2012 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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All in the Family is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Carroll O'Connor, Jean Stapleton, Rob Reiner Years Won: 1972, 1973, 1974, 1978 All in the Family is an American sitcom that was originally broadcast on the CBS television network from January 12, 1971, to April 8, 1979. In September 1979, a new show, Archie Bunker's Place, ...more

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Murphy Brown is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Candice Bergen, Grant Shaud, Robert Pastorelli Year Won: 1990 Murphy Brown is an American situation comedy which aired on CBS from November 14, 1988, to May 18, 1998, for a total of 247 episodes. The program starred Candice Bergen as the eponymous Murphy ...more

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Roseanne is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Roseanne Barr, John Goodman, Laurie Metcalf Year Won: 1993 Roseanne is an American sitcom that was broadcast on ABC from October 18, 1988, to May 20, 1997. Starring Roseanne Barr, the show revolved around the Conners, an Illinois working-class family. ...more

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Ally McBeal is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Calista Flockhart, Greg Germann, Jane Krakowski Years Won: 1998, 1999 Ally McBeal is an American legal comedy-drama television series, originally aired on Fox from September 8, 1997 to May 20, 2002. Created by David E. Kelley, the series stars Calista Flockhart in ...more

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Desperate Housewives is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Teri Hatcher, Felicity Huffman, Marcia Cross Years Won: 2005, 2006 Desperate Housewives is an American television comedy-drama-mystery series created by Marc Cherry and produced by ABC Studios and Cherry Productions. It aired Sundays at 9 P.M. Eastern/8 P.M. ...more

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Fame is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Debbie Allen, Carlo Imperato, Gene Anthony Ray Years Won: 1983, 1984 Fame is an American television series originally produced between 1982 and 1987. The show is based on the 1980 motion picture of the same name. Using a mixture of drama and music, it followed ...more

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Alice is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Linda Lavin, Beth Howland, Vic Tayback Year Won: 1980 Alice is an American sitcom television series that ran from August 31, 1976 to March 19, 1985 on CBS. The series is based on the 1974 film Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore. The show stars Linda ...more

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Ugly Betty is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
America Ferrera, Eric Mabius, Tony Plana Year Won: 2007 Ugly Betty is an American comedy-drama television series developed by Silvio Horta, which premiered on ABC on September 28, 2006, and ended on April 14, 2010. The series revolves around the ...more

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Cybill is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Cybill Shepherd, Christine Baranski, Alicia Witt Year Won: 1996 Cybill is an American television sitcom created by Chuck Lorre, which aired on CBS from January 2, 1995, to July 13, 1998. Starring Cybill Shepherd, the show revolves around the life of Cybill ...more

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Brooklyn Bridge is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Jenny Lewis, Marion Ross, Amy Aquino Year Won: 1992 Brooklyn Bridge is an American television program which aired on CBS between 1991 and 1993. It is about a Jewish American family living in Brooklyn in the middle 1950s. The premise was partially ...more

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Girls is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Lena Dunham, Allison Williams, Jemima Kirke Year Won: 2013 Girls is an American television series that premiered on HBO on April 15, 2012. Created by and starring Lena Dunham, Girls is a comedy-drama following a close group of twenty-somethings living ...more

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Extras is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Ricky Gervais, Ashley Jensen, Stephen Merchant Year Won: 2008 Extras is a British sitcom about extras working in television and film sets and in theatre. The series was co-produced by the BBC and HBO, and was created, written, and directed by Ricky Gervais ...more

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The Governor & J.J. is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Golden Globe Winning Comedy Series
Dan Dailey, James T. Callahan, Kent Smith Year won: 1970 The Governor & J.J. is a television series that ran from September 1969 to January 1971 on CBS in the United States and in Canada, where it ran on CBC Television. Selected episodes were ...more