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The Best Comedy Central TV Shows  

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List of popular Comedy Central shows, ranked from best to worst. This list of the top current and cancelled Comedy Central TV series includes the date when each show first aired, as well as which actors starred in the show. The best Comedy Central TV programs of all time include the most viewed shows on Comedy Central, as this list covers the entire history of the network. This list is sorted by popularity, so the shows with the most votes are at the top of the list.

This list has shows like South Park and Futurama, as well as old Comedy Central Shows and canceled Comedy Central shows.

Although television fans in different locations grew up with Comedy Central on different channels, most of us got the same shows, so don't let your favorite Comedy Central TV shows sink to the bottom of the list! The list of top Comedy Central television shown below includes cast, creator, and premiere date when available. This list contains only TV series on the Comedy Central network, even ones that are no longer on the air.

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South Park is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Comedy Central TV Shows
Trey Parker, Matt Stone, Mary Kay Bergman
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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Chappelle's Show is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Comedy Central TV Shows
Dave Chappelle, Donnell Rawlings, Neal Brennan
Chappelle's Show is an American sketch comedy television series created by comedians Dave Chappelle and Neal Brennan, with Chappelle hosting the show as well as starring in the majority of its ...more
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Tosh.0 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Comedy Central TV Shows
Daniel Tosh, Nick Malis, Sam Jarvis
Tosh.0 is an American television series hosted by comedian Daniel Tosh, who provides commentary on online video clips, society, celebrities, and other parts of popular culture and stereotypes.
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Key & Peele is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Comedy Central TV Shows
Keegan-Michael Key, Jordan Peele, Ron Artest
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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Futurama is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Comedy Central TV Shows
Billy West, John DiMaggio, Katey Sagal
Futurama is an American adult animated science fiction sitcom created by Matt Groening and developed by Groening and David X. Cohen for the Fox Broadcasting Company. The series follows the ...more
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Comedy Central Roast is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Comedy Central TV Shows
The Comedy Central Roasts are a series of celebrity roast specials which air on the Comedy Central cable network. As of 2015 a total of 14 roasts have aired. The most recent roastee was Justin ...more
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Workaholics is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Comedy Central TV Shows
Blake Anderson, Adam DeVine, Anders Holm
Workaholics is a situation comedy currently airing on Comedy Central. The series, based on the web series 5thyear, stars Blake Anderson, Adam Devine, and Anders Holm of the comedy troupe Mail ...more
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Reno 911! is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Comedy Central TV Shows
Cedric Yarbrough, Niecy Nash, Robert Ben Garant
Reno 911! is an American comedy television series on Comedy Central that ran from 2003 to 2009. It is a mockumentary-style parody of law enforcement documentary shows, specifically Cops, with ...more
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The Colbert Report is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Comedy Central TV Shows
Stephen Colbert, Jay Katsir, Jon Stewart
The Colbert Report is an American late-night talk and news satire television program hosted by Stephen Colbert that aired on Comedy Central from October 17, 2005 to December 18, 2014 for 1,447 ...more
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The Daily Show is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Comedy Central TV Shows
Jon Stewart, Trevor Noah, Hasan Minhaj
The Daily Show (Comedy Central, 1999) is an American late-night talk and news satire television program. Described as a fake news program, the show draws its comedy and satire from recent news ...more
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killakane94 added Nathan Fielder, William Heath, Anthony Filosa
Nathan for You (Comedy Central, 2013) is an American docu-reality comedy television series created by Nathan Fielder and Michael Koman. Business school graduate and consultant Nathan Fielder ...more
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Drunk History is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Comedy Central TV Shows
Derek Waters, Bennie Arthur, Craig Cackowski
Drunk History (Comedy Central, 2013) is an American television comedy series created by Derek Waters, based on the Funny or Die web series. In each episode, an inebriated narrator, who is played ...more
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The Man Show is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Comedy Central TV Shows
Adam Carolla, Jimmy Kimmel, Angelique Gorges
The Man Show is an American comedy television show on Comedy Central. It was created in 1999 by its two original co-hosts, Jimmy Kimmel and Adam Carolla, and their executive producer Daniel
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Comedy Central Presents is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Comedy Central TV Shows
Comedy Central Presents is the network's main half-hour program which highlights either one or a series of stand-up comedians each episode. In 2011, the series ended and Comedy Central replaced ...more
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Broad City is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Comedy Central TV Shows
Abbi Jacobson, Ilana Glazer, Hannibal Buress
Broad City (Comedy Central, 2014) is an American comedy television series, created by Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson. Two Jewish American women in their twenties experience adventures of ...more
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Insomniac with Dave Attell is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Comedy Central TV Shows
Dave Attell
Insomniac with Dave Attell is a television show on Comedy Central hosted by comedian Dave Attell which ran from August 5, 2001 until November 11, 2004.
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Mystery Science Theater 3000 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Comedy Central TV Shows
Joel Hodgson, Michael J. Nelson, Trace Beaulieu
Mystery Science Theater 3000, often abbreviated MST3K, is an American television comedy series created by Joel Hodgson and produced by Best Brains, Inc. The show premiered on KTMA in ...more
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Crank Yankers is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Comedy Central TV Shows
Artie Esposito, Paul McGinnis, Victor Yerrid
Crank Yankers is an American television show produced by Adam Carolla, Jimmy Kimmel and Daniel Kellison that featured actual crank calls made by show regulars and celebrity guests, and ...more
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Brickleberry is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Comedy Central TV Shows
Daniel Tosh, Roger Black, David Herman
Brickleberry is an American adult animated sitcom that premiered on Comedy Central on September 25, 2012. The series was created by Roger Black and Waco O'Guin and executive produced by Black, ...more
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Community is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Comedy Central TV Shows
Joel McHale, Danny Pudi, Donald Glover
Community is an American television sitcom created by Dan Harmon that premiered on NBC on September 17, 2009. The single-camera series follows an ensemble cast of students at a community college ...more
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Drawn Together is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Comedy Central TV Shows
Adam Carolla, Jess Harnell, Abbey DiGregorio
Drawn Together is an American adult animated sitcom which ran on Comedy Central from October 27, 2004 to November 14, 2007. The series was created by Dave Jeser and Matt Silverstein, and uses a ...more
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@midnight is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Comedy Central TV Shows
Chris Hardwick
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Win Ben Stein's Money is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Comedy Central TV Shows
Ben Stein, Jimmy Kimmel, Nancy Pimental
Win Ben Stein's Money is an American television game show created by Al Burton and Donnie Brainard that aired first-run episodes from July 28, 1997 to January 31, 2003 on the Comedy Central ...more
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Kroll Show is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Comedy Central TV Shows
Kroll Show is an American sketch comedy television series created by and starring comedian Nick Kroll. John Levenstein and Jonathan Krisel served as the show's executive producers. The series ...more
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The Critic is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Comedy Central TV Shows
RichardBeecher added Jon Lovitz, Nancy Cartwright, Christine Cavanaugh
The Critic is an American prime time animated series revolving around the life of New York film critic Jay Sherman, voiced by actor Jon Lovitz. It was created by writing partners Al Jean and ...more