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The Best Comedy Shows About Roommates, Ranked

Updated April 16, 2021 2.1k votes 399 voters 21.0k views37 items

List RulesVote up your favorite sitcoms and TV comedies that center around a group of unrelated young adults who share a household.

Put a bunch of larger-than-life characters in cramped living quarters, and the sparks - and laughs - are bound to fly. The best comedy shows about roommates feature friends who love each other... most of the time. This is a list of the greatest funny roommate comedy shows including everything from It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia to Two and a Half Men to New Girl.

What sitcoms will you find on this list of the best funny shows about roommates? The beloved show Friends won over viewers across the country, who tuned in each week to see what type of trouble Joey, Chandler, Monica, Rachel, Ross, and Phoebe would find themselves in. New Girl is another hilarious TV series about roommates. Sheldon Cooper may not be anyone's first choice for a roommate, but his persnickety nature leads to lots of laughs on The Big Bang Theory. Other good series featured on this roundup of the best roommate TV series include The Golden Girls, Three's Company, and The Odd Couple.

Which comedy show about roommates is your favorite? Vote your personal picks up to the top of the list, and please add any great sitcoms that are missing.

 

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    Why Are You Like This

    Naomi Higgins, Olivia Junkeer
    Why Are You Like This (Netflix, 2021) is an Australian comedy series created by Mark Samual...  more
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    On The Spectrum

    Niv Majar, Naomi Levov
    On The Spectrum (HBO Max, 2021) is an Israeli comedy-drama series created by Dana Idisis and...  more
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    Beef House

    Tim Heidecker, Eric Wareheim
    Beef House (Adult Swim, 2020) is an American comedy television series created by and starring...  more
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    Peep Show

    Matt King, Robert Webb
    Peep Show is a British sitcom starring David Mitchell and Robert Webb. The television...  more
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    Two Guys and a Girl

    Traylor Howard, Ryan Reynolds
    Two Guys and a Girl is an American sitcom created by Kenny Schwartz and Danny Jacobson. It was...  more
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    Daughter from Another Mother

    Vicky Araico, Andrew Leland Rogers
    Daughter from Another Mother (Netflix, 2021) is a Spanish comedy drama created by Carolina...  more
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    The Odd Couple

    Matthew Perry, Thomas Lennon
    The Odd Couple is an American multi-camera television sitcom that premiered on February 19,...  more
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    Girls

    Ebon Moss-Bachrach, Andrew Rannells
    Girls (HBO, 2012) is an American comedy-drama television series created by Lena Dunham. Cut...  more
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    Roommates

    Tyler Francavilla, Tommy Dewey
    Roommates is an American television sitcom developed by ABC Family and Acme Productions that...  more
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    Spaced

    Mark Heap, Simon Pegg
    Spaced is a British television sitcom written by and starring Jessica Stevenson and Simon...  more
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    Man About the House

    Richard O'Sullivan, Yootha Joyce
    Man About the House is a British sitcom starring Richard O'Sullivan, Sally Thomsett, and Paula...  more
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    Mulaney

    Martin Short, Elliott Gould
    Mulaney is an American sitcom television series that ran for one season from October 2014 to...  more