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The Best Netflix Original Comedy Shows

Updated February 24, 2021 4.7k votes 798 voters 46.7k views120 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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  • Lucifer1
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    Lucifer

    Tom Ellis, Lauren German

    Premiered2015

    Lucifer (Fox, 2016) is an American fantasy police procedural comedy-drama television series...  more
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  • Santa Clarita Diet2
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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
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  • Sex Education3
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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
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  • Grace and Frankie4
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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
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  • Atypical5
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    Atypical

    Jennifer Jason Leigh, Keir Gilchrist

    Premiered2017

    Atypical (Netflix, 2017) is a coming-of-age dark comedy television series created and written...  more
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  • Big Mouth6
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    Big Mouth

    Nick Kroll, John Mulaney

    Premiered2017

    Big Mouth (Netflix, 2017) is an American adult animated sitcom created by Nick Kroll, Andrew...  more
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  • BoJack Horseman7
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    BoJack Horseman

    Will Arnett, Amy Sedaris

    Premiered2014

    BoJack Horseman (Netflix, 2014) is an American animated sitcom created by Raphael...  more
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  • The End of the F***ing World8
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    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
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  • On My Block9
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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
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  • Dead to Me10
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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
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  • Derry Girls11
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    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
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  • Master of None12
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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
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  • Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt13
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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
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  • One Day at a Time14
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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
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  • GLOW15
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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
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  • Russian Doll16
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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
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  • The Ranch17
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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
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  • Alexa & Katie18
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    Alexa & Katie

    Paris Berelc, Isabel May

    Premiered2018

    Alexa & Katie (Netflix, 2018) is an American television sitcom created by Heather Wordham....  more
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  • American Vandal19
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    American Vandal

    Tyler Alvarez, Griffin Gluck

    Premiered2017

    This series (Netflix, 2017) is a true satire mockumentary series. When senior class clown...  more
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  • No Good Nick20
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    No Good Nick

    Melissa Joan Hart, Sean Astin

    Premiered2019

    No Good Nick (Netflix, 2019) is an American comedy television series created by David H....  more
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  • The Kominsky Method21
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    The Kominsky Method

    Michael Douglas, Alan Arkin

    Premiered2018

    The Kominsky Method (Netflix, 2018) is an American comedy web television series created by...  more
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  • Paradise PD22
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    Paradise PD

    Dana Snyder, Cedric Yarbrough

    Premiered2018

    Paradise PD (Netflix, 2018) is an American adult animation comedy web television series...  more
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  • Family Reunion23
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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
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  • Workin' Moms24
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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
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  • Dear White People25
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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
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