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List Rules TV shows that were created by and originally aired on the TBS network. Vote up the best TBS shows.

TBS is a popular cable and satellite television station owned by Time Warner, a division of the Turner Broadcasting System. TBS is famous for broadcasting reruns of television classics but they have recently produced a number of original series as well. What are the best TBS original shows?

TBS has recently put a variety of programs on the air which have quickly earned a steady fan base and also brought in some major awards. Most notably, the network offered late night host Conan O'Brien a home for his show after he was pushed out by NBC. TBS also has some great original comedies.

This list features the best TBS original series, ranked by the community as the best, including, Conan, Men at Work, King of the Nerds, and Ground Floor. Vote up the best original TBS programs below and see how the shows you think are great rank!

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Conan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best TBS Original Shows
Conan O'Brien, Ginnifer Goodwin, Andy Richter
Conan is a late-night talk show airing each Monday through Thursday on TBS in the United States. The hour-long show premiered on November 8, 2010, and is hosted by writer, comedian and performer ...more

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Sullivan & Son is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best TBS Original Shows
Christine Ebersole, Brian Doyle-Murray, Valerie Azlynn
Sullivan & Son is an American comedy television series created by Steve Byrne and Rob Long that was broadcast on TBS. It starred Byrne as Steve Sullivan, who surprises his parents when he ...more

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Men at Work is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best TBS Original Shows
Danny Masterson, Michael Cassidy, Adam Busch
Men at Work was an American comedy series that aired on TBS. The series was created by Breckin Meyer and stars Danny Masterson, Michael Cassidy, Adam Busch, James Lesure, and Meredith Hagner. ...more

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Ground Floor is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best TBS Original Shows
Alexis Knapp, John C. McGinley, Skylar Astin
Ground Floor is an American comedy series created by Bill Lawrence and Greg Malins, that aired from November 14, 2013, through February 10, 2015, on TBS. The series stars Skylar Astin, Briga ...more

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The Guest Book is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best TBS Original Shows
Kellie Martin, Charlie Robinson, Carly Jibson
The Guest Book is an anthology-style American comedy television series created by Greg Garcia. The series is centered on the lives of employees of and visitors to a group of rental cottages in ...more

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Wrecked is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best TBS Original Shows
psychicmoon added Matthew Pritchard
Wrecked was a comedy reality series that aired on MTV UK in 2007. It was hosted by Lee Dainton and Matthew Pritchard. In each episode, two rivals were challenged to complete a series of Dirty ...more

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The Detour is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best TBS Original Shows
Jason Jones, Natalie Zea, Ashley Gerasimovich
The Detour is an American comedy television series about a family vacation road trip. The trip experiences several dramatic delays such as car trouble, run-ins with law enforcement, unforeseen ...more

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My Boys is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best TBS Original Shows
Jordana Spiro, Kyle Howard, Reid Scott
My Boys is an American television sitcom that debuted on November 28, 2006, on TBS. The show deals with a female sports columnist in Chicago, Illinois, played by Jordana Spiro, and the men in ...more

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The Bill Engvall Show is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best TBS Original Shows
Jennifer Lawrence, Nancy Travis, Tim Meadows
The Bill Engvall Show is a sitcom which ran on TBS from July 17, 2007 to September 5, 2009. The series starred comedian Bill Engvall and was written and created by Engvall and Michael Leeson. ...more

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People of Earth is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best TBS Original Shows
Wyatt Cenac, Ana Gasteyer, Oscar Nuñez
People of Earth (TBS, 2016) is an American comedy television series created by David Jenkins about a support group for alien abductees. City journalist Ozzie (Wyatt Cenac) travels to Beacon, NY, ...more

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Miracle Workers is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best TBS Original Shows
Daniel Radcliffe, Steve Buscemi, Geraldine Viswanathan
Miracle Workers (TBS, 2019) is an American comedy television series, based on the novel What in God's Name by Simon Rich. The show follows Craig (Daniel Radcliffe), a low-level angel responsible ...more

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King of the Nerds is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best TBS Original Shows
King of the Nerds is an American competition series/game show that airs on TBS. It is hosted by Robert Carradine and Curtis Armstrong, both actors from the Revenge of the Nerds films. The series ...more

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The Last O.G. is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best TBS Original Shows
Tracy Morgan, Cedric the Entertainer, Tiffany Haddish
The Last O.G. (TBS, 2018) is an American comedy television series created by Jordan Peele and John Carcieri. An ex-felon (Tracy Morgan) adjusts to life outside of prison.

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Bam's Bad Ass Game Show is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best TBS Original Shows
Bam's Bad Ass Game Show
Each week on Bam's Bad Ass Game Show, competitors will vie for $10,000 by facing off against each other in incredibly demented, potentially dangerous and occasionally painful challenges, like ...more

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Separation Anxiety is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best TBS Original Shows
Separation Anxiety Iliza Shlesinger
Separation Anxiety is an American television game show hosted by Iliza Shlesinger. It is staged as a game show within a game show. An unsuspecting couple is brought to a studio in Atlanta, where ...more

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Search Party is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best TBS Original Shows
Alia Shawkat, John Early, John Reynolds
Search Party (TBS, 2016) is an American dark comedy television series created by Sarah-Violet Bliss, Charles Rogers, and Michael Showalter. Four self-absorbed twenty-somethings become entangled ...more

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Tarantula is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best TBS Original Shows
Tarantula Carson Mell, Dan Bakkedahl, Jacob Vargas
Tarantula (TBS, 2017) is an American adult animated sitcom created by Carson Mell. A respected but uncertified tattoo artist delivers absurd yet introspective monologues about the residents of ...more

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Close Enough is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best TBS Original Shows
J. G. Quintel, Jason Mantzoukas
Close Enough (TBS, 2019) is an American animated sitcom created by J. G. Quintel. The show centers on a married couple juggling everyday challenges while transitioning from 20-somethings to ...more

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Angie Tribeca is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best TBS Original Shows
Rashida Jones, Hayes MacArthur, Jere Burns
Angie Tribeca (TBS, 2016) is an American comedy television series, a satire of police procedural shows, created by Steve Carell and Nancy Walls Carell. Angie (Rashida Jones) is a 10-year veteran ...more

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Drop the Mic is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best TBS Original Shows
Drop the Mic Method Man, Hailey Baldwin
Drop the Mic (TBS, 2017) is an American musical reality competition television series created by James Corden. Hosted by Method Man and Hailey Baldwin, the show pits celebrities facing off each ...more

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Are We There Yet? is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best TBS Original Shows
Terry Crews, Essence Atkins, Coy Stewart
Are We There Yet? is an American television sitcom, which premiered on TBS on June 2, 2010.

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Clipped is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best TBS Original Shows
Mike Castle, Ashley Tisdale, Lauren Lapkus
Clipped (TBS, 2015) is an American comedy television series created by David Kohan and Max Mutchnick. The show takes place in a barbershop in Charlestown, Massachusetts run by new owner Ben ...more

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Meet the Smiths is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best TBS Original Shows
Meet the Smiths Kenny Smith, Gwendolyn Osborne-Smith, Kayla Smith
Meet the Smiths (TBS, 2015) is an America scripted reality television series. The show follows the family of NBA on TNT analyst Kenny Smith, his wife Gwendolyn Osborne-Smith, who is a The Price ...more

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Your Family or Mine is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best TBS Original Shows
Richard Dreyfuss, JoBeth Williams, Kat Foster

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CeeLo Green's The Good Life is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best TBS Original Shows
CeeLo Green's The Good Life CeeLo Green, Ayanna S. Flemings, David Holloway
CeeLo Green's The Good Life is an American comedy series created and hosted by CeeLo Green. The series follows CeeLo Green and life in the city with his friends, doing wild and crazy things.