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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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The Handmaid's Tale is listed (or ranked) 3 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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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 follows Leslie Knope (Amy Poehler), a perky mid-level bureaucrat, and her ...more

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American Horror Story is listed (or ranked) 5 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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All Of Evan Peters's Roles In 'American Horror Story,' Ranked By Fans #18 of 806 The Best TV Shows To Binge Watch #31 of 383 The Best TV Shows of The Last 20 Years

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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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American Dad! Is A Way Better Show Than Family Guy, And Here's Why #56 of 806 The Best TV Shows To Binge Watchlisted on Longest Running Animated Series

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Arrested Development is listed (or ranked) 7 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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The Golden Girls is listed (or ranked) 8 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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Behind-The-Scenes Secrets From 'The Golden Girls' #76 of 806 The Best TV Shows To Binge Watchlisted on The Longest Running US Sitcoms

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Buffy the Vampire Slayer... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu
Starring Sarah Michelle Gellar, Alyson Hannigan & James Marsters (UPN)

Premiered: 1997

Genres (Tv): Supernatural, Horror, Comedy-drama, Teen drama, Action, + more

Buffy the Vampire Slayer (The WB, 1997) is an American supernatural drama television series created by Joss Whedon, based on the 1992 film. Destined to slay vampires, a young woman (Sarah ...more

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The Office is listed (or ranked) 10 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 (BBC Two, 2001) is a British television mockumentary sitcom created, written, and directed by Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant. The series follows the day-to-day lives of office ...more

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Modern Family is listed (or ranked) 11 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. Three different but related families face trials and tribulations in their own unique way from ...more

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The Best Characters On Modern Family #20 of 806 The Best TV Shows To Binge Watch #28 of 383 The Best TV Shows of The Last 20 Years

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Firefly is listed (or ranked) 12 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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Law & Order: Special... is listed (or ranked) 13 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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Shameless is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu
Starring Emmy Rossum, William H. Macy & Ethan Cutkosky (Showtime)

Premiered: 2011

Genres (Tv): Comedy, Drama

Shameless (Showtime, 2011) is an American comedy-drama television series developed by John Wells, based on the 2004 British series. Led by drunk patriarch Frank (William H. Macy), the poor and ...more

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I Love Lucy is listed (or ranked) 15 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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Seinfeld is listed (or ranked) 16 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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Dramatic Stories From Behind The Scenes Of 'Seinfeld' #28 of 806 The Best TV Shows To Binge Watchlisted on The Longest Running US Sitcoms

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American Dad! is listed (or ranked) 17 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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How I Met Your Mother is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu
Starring Josh Radnor, Jason Segel & Cobie Smulders (CBS)

Premiered: 2005

Genres (Tv): Sitcom, Romantic comedy

How I Met Your Mother (CBS, 2005) is an American sitcom created by Craig Thomas and Carter Bays. Through a series of flashbacks, Ted Mosby (Josh Radnor) recounts to his children the journey he ...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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Superstore is listed (or ranked) 22 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 created by Justin Spitzer. An oddball family of employees at supersized megastore Cloud 9 tackles the day-to-day ...more

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Bones is listed (or ranked) 23 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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The Best Seasons of 'Bones' #82 of 806 The Best TV Shows To Binge Watch #59 of 383 The Best TV Shows of The Last 20 Years

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Sons of Anarchy is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu
Starring Charlie Hunnam, Katey Sagal & Mark Boone Junior (FX)

Premiered: 2008

Genres (Tv): Crime drama, Neo-western

Sons of Anarchy (FX, 2008) is an American crime neo-Western television series created by Kurt Sutter. As vice president of an outlaw motorcycle club involved with all sorts of illegal activity, ...more

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The Goldbergs is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best TV Shows Streaming On Hulu
Starring Sean Giambrone, Troy Gentile & George Segal (ABC)

Premiered: 2013

Genres (Tv): Television comedy, Comedy

The Goldbergs (ABC, 2013) is an American television sitcom created by Adam F. Goldberg. Adam (Sean Giambrone), a geeky 11-year-old, uses a video camera to document his crazy family throughout ...more

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