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The Best Chuck Lorre Shows and TV Series 

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Updated January 23, 2020 3.5k votes 947 voters 57.2k views 14 items

List Rules Vote up the funniest Chuck Lorre shows.

Chuck Lorre is a major name in comedy for a reason - some of the best sitcoms out there were created by the TV mogul. Which one is the best of the best? Help decide!

These TV series made by creator Chuck Lorre are listed by popularity, so only the best and funniest shows will be at the top of the list. This series list includes any shows that Chuck Lorre co-created and maybe served as an executive producer on. This list of television shows features programs produced, written, and adapted primarily by Chuck Lorre. This poll features The Big Bang Theory, Two and a Half Men, and 2019 sitcom Bob Hearts Abishola. This list answers the question, "What shows did Chuck Lorre create?"

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The Big Bang Theory is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Chuck Lorre Shows and TV Series
Johnny Galecki, Jim Parsons, Kaley Cuoco

Premiered: 2007

Number of Seasons: 6

Number of Episodes: 135

Network: CBS

Genres (Tv): Television comedy, Sitcom, Comedy

The Big Bang Theory is an American sitcom created by Chuck Lorre and Bill Prady, both of whom serve as executive producers on the show along with Steven Molaro. All three also serve as head ...more

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Two and a Half Men is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Chuck Lorre Shows and TV Series
Jon Cryer, Ashton Kutcher, Angus T. Jones

Premiered: 2003

Number of Seasons: 10

Number of Episodes: 224

Network: CBS

Genres (Tv): Sitcom, Comedy

Two and a Half Men is an American television sitcom that began broadcast on CBS on September 22, 2003 and ended on February 19, 2015 after twelve seasons. Originally starring Charlie Sheen, Jon ...more

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Mike & Molly is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Chuck Lorre Shows and TV Series
Billy Gardell, Melissa McCarthy, Reno Wilson

Premiered: 2010

Number of Seasons: 2

Number of Episodes: 22

Network: CBS

Genres (Tv): Sitcom, Romantic comedy, Comedy

Mike & Molly is an American sitcom created by Mark Roberts which premiered on CBS on September 20, 2010. The series stars Billy Gardell and Melissa McCarthy as the eponymous Mike and Molly, ...more

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Mom is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Chuck Lorre Shows and TV Series
EldiKruger added Anna Faris, Allison Janney, Blake Garrett Rosenthal

Premiered: 2013

Network: CBS

Genres (Tv): Television comedy, Sitcom

Mom is an American sitcom that premiered on September 23, 2013, on CBS. The series stars Anna Faris and Allison Janney and was created by Chuck Lorre, Eddie Gorodetsky, as well as Gemma Baker. ...more

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Dharma & Greg is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Chuck Lorre Shows and TV Series
Jenna Elfman, Thomas Gibson, Joel Murray

Premiered: 1997

Number of Seasons: 5

Number of Episodes: 119

Network: American Broadcasting Company

Genres (Tv): Sitcom, Comedy

Dharma & Greg is an American television sitcom that aired from September 24, 1997, to April 30, 2002. It stars Jenna Elfman and Thomas Gibson as Dharma and Greg Montgomery, a couple who got ...more

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Grace Under Fire is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Chuck Lorre Shows and TV Series
Brett Butler, Cole Sprouse, Dylan Sprouse

Premiered: 1993

Number of Seasons: 5

Number of Episodes: 112

Network: American Broadcasting Company

Genres (Tv): Sitcom, Comedy

Grace Under Fire is an American sitcom that aired on ABC from September 29, 1993 to February 17, 1998. The show starred Brett Butler, as a single mother learning how to cope with raising her ...more

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Cybill is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Chuck Lorre Shows and TV Series
Cybill Shepherd, Christine Baranski, Alicia Witt

Premiered: 1995

Number of Seasons: 4

Number of Episodes: 87

Network: CBS

Genres (Tv): Sitcom, Comedy

Cybill is an American television sitcom created by Chuck Lorre, which aired on CBS from January 2, 1995, to July 13, 1998. Starring Cybill Shepherd, the show revolves around the life of Cybill ...more

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Bob Hearts Abishola is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Chuck Lorre Shows and TV Series
Billy Gardell, Folake Olowofoyeku, Maribeth Monroe

Premiered: 2019

Network: CBS

Genres (Tv): Sitcom

Bob ❤ Abishola (CBS, 2019), pronounced "Bob Hearts Abishola," is an American sitcom television series created by Chuck Lorre, Eddie Gorodetsky, Al Higgins, and Gina Yashere. Bob (Billy ...more

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Young Sheldon is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Chuck Lorre Shows and TV Series
Young Sheldon Iain Armitage, Zoe Perry, Lance Barber

Premiered: 2017

Number of Seasons: 3

Number of Episodes: 61

Network: CBS

Genres (Tv): Sitcom

Young Sheldon (CBS, 2017) is an American sitcom created by Chuck Lorre and Steven Molaro. The series is a spin-off of The Big Bang Theory and serves as a prequel to that series, following the ...more

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Roseanne is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Chuck Lorre Shows and TV Series
Roseanne Barr, John Goodman, Laurie Metcalf

Premiered: 1988

Number of Seasons: 9

Number of Episodes: 222

Network: American Broadcasting Company

Genres (Tv): Sitcom, Comedy

Roseanne is an American sitcom that was broadcast on ABC from October 18, 1988, to May 20, 1997. Starring Roseanne Barr, the show revolved around the Conners, an Illinois working-class family. ...more

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The Kominsky Method is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Chuck Lorre Shows and TV Series
Michael Douglas, Alan Arkin, Nancy Travis

Genres (Tv): Comedy

The Kominsky Method (Netflix, 2018) is an American comedy web television series created by Chuck Lorre. An aging actor (Michael Douglas), who long ago enjoyed a brush with fame, makes his living ...more

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Disjointed is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Chuck Lorre Shows and TV Series
Kathy Bates, Elizabeth Ho, Tone Bell
Disjointed (Netflix, 2017) is a Netflix original comedy series created by Chuck Lorre and David Javerbaum. After decades of advocating for legalized marijuana usage, Ruth Whitefeather Feldman ...more

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My Secret Identity is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Chuck Lorre Shows and TV Series
Jerry O'Connell, Marsha Moreau, Derek McGrath

Premiered: 1988

Number of Seasons: 3

Number of Episodes: 72

Genres (Tv): Adventure film, Comedy, Action, Science Fiction

My Secret Identity is a Canadian television series starring Jerry O'Connell and Derek McGrath. Originally broadcast from October 9, 1988 to May 25, 1991 on CTV in Canada, the series also aired ...more
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Frannie's Turn is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Chuck Lorre Shows and TV Series
Frannie's Turn Miriam Margolyes, Tomas Milian, Dan Butler

Premiered: 1992

Network: CBS

Frannie's Turn is a short-lived American situation comedy on CBS that premiered on September 13, 1992 and ended on October 10, 1992.