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The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu 

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The absolute best shows streaming on Hulu, ranked from the most popular to the least by the Ranker community. This list has all the top shows that are currently streaming on Hulu, including Hulu original shows. Which show is the best?
 
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Bob's Burgers is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu
Starring H. Jon Benjamin, Dan Mintz & Eugene Mirman (Fox Broadcasting Company)

Premiered: 2011

Genres (Tv): Animation, Sitcom, Comedy

Bob's Burgers (FOX, 2011) is an American animated comedy television series created by Loren Bouchard. The series centers on the Belcher family — parents Bob and Linda and their children Tina, ...more

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Brooklyn Nine-Nine is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu
Starring Andy Samberg, Stephanie Beatriz & Terry Crews (NBC)

Premiered: 2013

Genres (Tv): Comedy, Sitcom, Police procedural

Brooklyn Nine-Nine (NBC, 2013) is an American police procedural comedy television series created by Dan Goor and Michael Schur. Jake Peralta (Andy Samberg), an immature but talented NYPD ...more

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American Horror Story is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu
Starring Connie Britton, Dylan McDermott & Evan Peters (FX)

Premiered: 2011

Genres (Tv): Anthology, Horror, Supernatural

American Horror Story (FX, 2011) is an American anthology horror television series created by Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk. An anthology series centering on different characters and locations, ...more

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Parks and Recreation is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu
Starring Amy Poehler, Jim O'Heir & Nick Offerman (NBC)

Premiered: 2009

Genres (Tv): Sitcom, Mockumentary, Satire, Romance TV, Comedy-drama, + more

Parks and Recreation (NBC, 2009) is an American television sitcom created by Greg Daniels and Michael Schur. The series stars Amy Poehler as Leslie Knope, a perky, mid-level bureaucrat in the ...more

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The Best Parks and Recreation Characters #14 of 802 The Best TV Shows To Binge Watch #27 of 383 The Best TV Shows of The Last 20 Years

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The Office is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu
Starring Ricky Gervais, Martin Freeman & Mackenzie Crook (British Broadcasting Corporation)

Premiered: 2001

Genres (Tv): Sitcom, Mockumentary, Satire, Drama, Comedy

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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Family Guy is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu
Starring Seth MacFarlane, Alex Borstein & Seth Green (Fox)

Premiered: 1999

Genres (Tv): Black comedy, Animation, Sitcom, Animated cartoon, Comedy, + more

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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Family Guy Fan Theories So Crazy They Might Be True #42 of 477 The Greatest Animated Series Ever Madelisted on Longest Running Animated Series

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South Park is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu
Starring Trey Parker, Matt Stone & Mary Kay Bergman (Comedy Central)

Premiered: 1997

Genres (Tv): Animation, Television comedy, Sitcom, Satire, Animated cartoon, + more

South Park (Comedy Central, 1997) is an American adult animated sitcom created by Trey Parker and Matt Stone. In the small town of South Park, four boys get caught up in all sorts of bizarre ...more

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The Handmaid's Tale is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu
Starring Elisabeth Moss, Joseph Fiennes & Yvonne Strahovski (Hulu)

Premiered: 2017

Genres (Tv): Drama, Dystopian fiction

The Handmaid's Tale (Hulu, 2017) is an American web television series created by Bruce Miller, based on the 1985 novel by Margaret Atwood. In a dystopian future where women are brutally ...more

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Law & Order: Special... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu
Starring Mariska Hargitay, Christopher Meloni & Ice-T (NBC)

Premiered: 1999

Genres (Tv): Crime Fiction, Police procedural, Drama, Live action, Legal drama, + more

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (NBC, 1999) is an American police procedural, legal, crime drama television series set in New York City. In the style of the original Law & Order, ...more

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Firefly is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu
Starring Nathan Fillion, Gina Torres & Alan Tudyk (Fox Broadcasting Company)

Premiered: 2002

Genres (Tv): Space Western, Space opera, Drama, Comedy-drama, Science Fiction

Firefly is an American space western science fiction drama television series created by writer and director Joss Whedon, under his Mutant Enemy Productions label. Whedon served as an executive ...more

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13 Crazy Yet Plausible Fan Theories About Firefly #33 of 802 The Best TV Shows To Binge Watch #1 of 571 TV Shows Canceled Before Their Time

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Arrested Development is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu
Starring Jason Bateman, Michael Cera & Portia de Rossi (Fox Broadcasting Company)

Premiered: 2003

Genres (Tv): Sitcom, Comedy

Arrested Development (Fox, 2003) is an American television sitcom created by Mitchell Hurwitz. Level-headed son Michael Bluth (Jason Bateman) takes over family affairs after his father is ...more

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There Are Always Arrested Development Fan Theories In The Banana Stand #23 of 383 The Best TV Shows of The Last 20 Years #12 of 296 The Greatest Sitcoms in Television History

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Buffy the Vampire Slayer... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu
Starring Sarah Michelle Gellar, Alyson Hannigan & James Marsters (UPN)

Premiered: 1997

Genres (Tv): Paranormal romance, Supernatural drama, Supernatural, Action/Adventure, Drama, + more

Buffy the Vampire Slayer is an American television series which aired from March 10, 1997 until May 20, 2003. The series was created in 1997 by writer-director Joss Whedon under his production ...more

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15 Fan Theories About Buffy The Vampire Slayer Just Crazy Enough To Be True #40 of 802 The Best TV Shows To Binge Watch #14 of 383 The Best TV Shows of The Last 20 Years

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Modern Family is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu
Starring Ed O'Neill, Sofía Vergara & Julie Bowen (ABC)

Premiered: 2009

Genres (Tv): Sitcom, Mockumentary, Family, Comedy, Family Film

Modern Family (ABC, 2009) is an American comedy television sitcom created by Francisco Bobadilla. The series follows the lives of Jay Pritchett and his family, all of whom live in suburban Los ...more

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Seinfeld is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu
Starring Jerry Seinfeld, Julia Louis-Dreyfus & Michael Richards (NBC)

Premiered: 1989

Genres (Tv): Sitcom, Comedy

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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American Dad! is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu
Starring Seth MacFarlane, Wendy Schaal & Dee Bradley Baker (Fox Broadcasting Company)

Premiered: 2005

Genres (Tv): Black comedy, Animation, Sitcom, Satire, Animated cartoon, + more

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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The Golden Girls is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu
Starring Bea Arthur, Betty White & Rue McClanahan (NBC)

Premiered: 1985

Genres (Tv): Sitcom, Comedy

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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Shameless is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu
Starring Emmy Rossum, William H. Macy & Ethan Cutkosky (Showtime)

Premiered: 2011

Genres (Tv): Drama, Comedy

Shameless is an American television comedy-drama which airs on Showtime. This remake of the award-winning British series is set in Chicago's Canaryville neighborhood on the South Side, although ...more

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I Love Lucy is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu
line123x added Starring Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz & Vivian Vance (CBS)

Premiered: 1951

Genres (Tv): Sitcom, Comedy

I Love Lucy is an American television sitcom starring Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz, Vivian Vance, and William Frawley. The black-and-white series originally ran from October 15, 1951, to May 6, ...more

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The X-Files is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu
Starring David Duchovny, Gillian Anderson & Mitch Pileggi (Fox Broadcasting Company)

Premiered: 1993

Genres (Tv): Cryptozoology, Supernatural, Crime Fiction, Drama, Live action, + more

The X-Files is an American science fiction horror drama television series created by Chris Carter. The program originally aired from September 10, 1993 to May 19, 2002 on Fox, spanning nine ...more

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Grey's Anatomy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu
Starring Ellen Pompeo, Justin Chambers & Chandra Wilson (ABC)

Premiered: 2005

Genres (Tv): Soap opera, Medical drama, Romance TV, Drama, Comedy-drama, + more

Grey's Anatomy (ABC, 2005) is an American medical soap opera television series. The series focuses on the fictional lives of surgical interns and residents as they gradually evolve into seasoned ...more

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Community is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu
Starring Joel McHale, Danny Pudi & Donald Glover (Comedy Central)

Premiered: 2009

Genres (Tv): Sitcom

Community (NBC, 2009) is an American comedy television series created by Dan Harmon. After being disbarred for faking his college degree, a narcissist lawyer (Joel McHale) enrolls in community ...more

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How I Met Your Mother is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu
Starring Josh Radnor, Jason Segel & Cobie Smulders (CBS)

Premiered: 2005

Genres (Tv): Romance Film, Sitcom, Comedy-drama, Comedy

How I Met Your Mother is an American sitcom that originally ran on CBS from September 19, 2005, to March 31, 2014. The series follows the main character, Ted Mosby, and his group of friends in ...more

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Key & Peele is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu
Starring Keegan-Michael Key, Jordan Peele & Ron Artest (Comedy Central)

Premiered: 2012

Genres (Tv): Sketch comedy, Comedy

Key & Peele is an American sketch comedy television show. It stars Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele, both former cast members of MADtv. Each episode of the show consists mainly of several ...more

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Superstore is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu
Starring America Ferrera, Ben Feldman & Lauren Ash (NBC)

Premiered: 2015

Genres (Tv): Sitcom

Superstore (NBC, 2015) is an American single-camera sitcom television series about a group of employees working at Cloud 9, a fictional big-box store in St. Louis, Missouri. The ensemble cast ...more

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Bones is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu
Starring Emily Deschanel, David Boreanaz & Michaela Conlin (Fox Broadcasting Company)

Premiered: 2005

Genres (Tv): Crime drama, Comedy-drama, Police procedural

Bones (Fox, 2005) is an American procedural comedy-drama television series created by Hart Hanson. Forensic anthropologist Dr. Temperance "Bones" Brennan (Emily Deschanel) and cocky ...more

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