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The Very Best Cartoon TV Shows

Updated January 26, 2021 45.9k votes 2.3k voters 76.1k views176 items

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The very best cartoon series on television, ranked from best to worst. This list of the greatest cartoon series also includes pictures from the shows when available. Popular cartoon series have been a staple of television for years, so there's often debate about what the most entertaining cartoon series of all time is. Don't let your favorite cartoon television programs in history get to the bottom of the list- be sure to vote them up so they have the chance to reach the top spot. The list of cartoon television shows below includes information like the program's cast, creator and premiere date when available.

Shows here include everything from Spider Riders to Scooby-Doo.

This list answers the questions, "What is the best cartoon series of all time?" and "What are the greatest cartoon series?"

  • Looney Tunes1

    ActorsMel Blanc, June Foray, Arthur Q. Bryan

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  • Tom & Jerry2

    ActorsTom Kenny, Rick Zieff, Gary Cole

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  • Scooby-Doo3

    ActorsCasey Kasem, Don Messick, Heather North

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    #208 of 444 The Funniest TV Shows of All Time#34 of 305 The Greatest Sitcoms in Television History

  • The Simpsons4

    ActorsDan Castellaneta, Nancy Cartwright, Julie Kavner

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  • The Flintstones5

    ActorsAlan Reed, Mel Blanc, Jean Vander Pyl

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  • The Bugs Bunny Show6

    ActorsMel Blanc, June Foray, Jim Backus

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    #20 of 132 The Best, Most Fab Cartoons from the '70s#14 of 92 The Most Unforgettable '80s Cartoons

  • The Jetsons7

    ActorsGeorge O'Hanlon, Janet Waldo, Mel Blanc

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  • DuckTales8

    ActorsAlan Young, Russi Taylor, Terence McGovern

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  • Animaniacs9

    ActorsRob Paulsen, Jess Harnell, Tress MacNeille

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  • Futurama10

    ActorsBilly West, John DiMaggio, Katey Sagal

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  • Family Guy11

    ActorsSeth MacFarlane, Alex Borstein, Seth Green, Mila Kunis

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  • Pinky and the Brain12

    ActorsMaurice LaMarche, Rob Paulsen, Tress MacNeille

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  • Tiny Toon Adventures13

    ActorsCharles Adler, John Kassir, Tress MacNeille

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  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles14

    ActorsSean Astin, Greg Cipes, Rob Paulsen

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  • Batman: The Animated Series15

    ActorsKevin Conroy, Loren Lester, Efrem Zimbalist Jr.

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  • South Park16

    ActorsTrey Parker, Matt Stone, Mary Kay Bergman, Isaac Hayes, Eliza Schneider

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  • Chip 'n Dale Rescue Rangers17

    ActorsCorey Burton, Peter Cullen, Jim Cummings

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  • Avatar: The Last Airbender18

    ActorsZach Tyler, Dee Bradley Baker, Mae Whitman

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  • Justice League19

    ActorsCarl Lumbly, George Newbern, Phil LaMarr

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  • Dexter's Laboratory20

    ActorsKath Soucie, Jeff Bennett, Christine Cavanaugh

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  • Yogi Bear21

    Yogi Bear

    1958, 1961-01-30

    ActorsDaws Butler, Don Messick, Jimmy Weldon

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  • Garfield and Friends22

    ActorsLorenzo Music, Thom Huge, Gregg Berger

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  • The Smurfs23

    ActorsDon Messick, Danny Goldman, Lucille Bliss

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  • SpongeBob SquarePants24

    ActorsTom Kenny, Rodger Bumpass, Bill Fagerbakke

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  • The Powerpuff Girls25

    ActorsCathy Cavadini, Elizabeth Daily, Tara Strong

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