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The Best Netflix Original Comedy Shows

Updated November 11, 2020 4.6k votes 775 voters 44.5k views111 items

Here are the best Netflix original comedy shows currently streaming right now. Featuring horror comedies, romantic comedies, and sitcoms, this list of Netflix comedy originals is updated with new and popular shows. What is the best Netflix original comedy series?

The latest and newest Netflix original comedy shows feature Hollywood's biggest stars, like Drew Barrymore, Alison Brie, Aziz Ansari, and Jon Hamm. Must-watch Netflix original comedies include GLOW, American Vandal, Santa Clarita Diet, and Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt.  

Vote up the best original comedy series on Netflix, and add your favorites if they're missing from the list.

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    Lucifer
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    Lucifer

    Tom Ellis, Lauren German

    Premiered2015

    Lucifer (Fox, 2016) is an American fantasy police procedural comedy-drama television series... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Santa Clarita Diet
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    Santa Clarita Diet

    Drew Barrymore, Timothy Olyphant

    Premiered2017

    Santa Clarita Diet (Netfklix, 2017) is an American comedy series created by Victor Fresco.... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Sex Education
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    Sex Education

    Gillian Anderson, Asa Butterfield

    Premiered2019

    Sex Education (Netflix, 2019) is an British comedy-drama web television series created by... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Grace and Frankie
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    71

    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

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    Atypical
    88
    50

    Atypical

    Jennifer Jason Leigh, Keir Gilchrist

    Premiered2017

    Atypical (Netflix, 2017) is a coming-of-age dark comedy television series created and written... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • 6
    Big Mouth
    97
    59

    Big Mouth

    Nick Kroll, John Mulaney

    Premiered2017

    Big Mouth (Netflix, 2017) is an American adult animated sitcom created by Nick Kroll, Andrew... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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  • 7
    BoJack Horseman
    95
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    BoJack Horseman

    Will Arnett, Amy Sedaris

    Premiered2014

    BoJack Horseman (Netflix, 2014) is an American animated sitcom created by Raphael... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Dead to Me
    61
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    Dead to Me

    Christina Applegate, Linda Cardellini

    Premiered2019

    Dead to Me (Netflix, 2019) is an American dark comedy web television series created by Liz... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    On My Block
    84
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    On My Block

    Diego Tinoco, Jason Genao

    Premiered2018

    On My Block (Netflix, 2018) is an American coming-of-age television series created by Lauren... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    The End of the F***ing World
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    45

    The End of the F***ing World

    Alex Lawther, Jessica Barden

    Premiered2018

    The End of the F***ing World (Netflix, 2018) is an eight-part British absurdist dark... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Derry Girls
    53
    27

    Derry Girls

    Saoirse-Monica Jackson, Nicola Coughlan

    Premiered2018

    Derry Girls (Channel 4, 2018) is a British sitcom created by Lisa McGee. Erin (Saoirse-Monica... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • 12
    Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
    84
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    Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

    Ellie Kemper, Jane Krakowski

    Premiered2015

    Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (Netflix, 2015) is an American web television sitcom created by Tina... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    One Day at a Time
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    One Day at a Time

    Justina Machado, Todd Grinnell

    Premiered2017

    One Day at a Time (Netflix) is a 2017 sitcom loosely based on the 1975 Norman Lear series of... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
  • 14
    Master of None
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    Master of None

    Aziz Ansari, Noël Wells

    Premiered2015

    Master of None (Netflix, 2015) is an American comedy-drama web television series created by... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    GLOW
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    GLOW

    Alison Brie, Betty Gilpin

    Premiered2017

    GLOW (Netflix, 2017) is an American comedy-drama television series created by Liz Flahive and... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Russian Doll
    56
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    Russian Doll

    Natasha Lyonne, Greta Lee

    Premiered2019

    Russian Doll (Netflix, 2019) is an American comedy web television series created by Natasha... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Alexa & Katie
    49
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    Alexa & Katie

    Paris Berelc, Isabel May
    Alexa & Katie (Netflix, 2018) is an American television sitcom created by Heather Wordham.... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    The Ranch
    71
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    The Ranch

    Ashton Kutcher, Danny Masterson
    The Ranch (Netflix, 2016) is an American comedy web television series created by Don Reo and... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    American Vandal
    53
    40

    American Vandal

    Tyler Alvarez, Griffin Gluck

    Premiered2017

    This series (Netflix, 2017) is a true satire mockumentary series. When senior class clown... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Family Reunion
    22
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    Family Reunion

    Tim Mowry, Anthony Alabi

    Premiered2019

    Family Reunion (Netflix, 2019) is an American television comedy series. When the McKellan... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    The Kominsky Method
    34
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    The Kominsky Method

    Michael Douglas, Alan Arkin
    The Kominsky Method (Netflix, 2018) is an American comedy web television series created by... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Workin' Moms
    39
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    Workin' Moms

    Catherine Reitman, Jessalyn Wanlim

    Premiered2017

    Workin' Moms (CBC, 2017) is a Canadian television sitcom. Kate (Catherine Reitman), Anne (Dani... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Fuller House
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    Fuller House

    Candace Cameron Bure, Jodie Sweeten

    Premiered2016

    Fuller House (Netflix, 2016) is an American family sitcom created by Jeff Franklin, and a... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Dear White People
    54
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    Dear White People

    Logan Browning, Brandon P. Bell

    Premiered2017

    Dear White People (2017, Netflix) is an American satirical comedy-drama television series... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Friends from College
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    Friends from College

    Keegan-Michael Key, Cobie Smulders

    Premiered2017

    Friends from College (Netflix, 2017) is a comedy television series created by Nicholas Stoller... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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