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The Best Farce TV Shows

Updated April 13, 2020 514 votes 156 voters 17.0k views32 items

List RulesShows near the top must be only the best Farce TV series.

Farce televisions shows may lampoon a tired concept or simply feature outlandish, over-the-top scenarios. Popular farce TV shows have been a staple of television for years, so there's often debate about what the most entertaining farce show of all time is. Don't let your favorite farce 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 farce television shows below includes all the most whimsical, farcical programs in TV history. 

This list answers the questions, "What is the best farce show of all time?" and "What are the greatest farce shows?"

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    Fawlty Towers

    Andrew Sachs, John Cleese
    Fawlty Towers is a BBC television sitcom that was first broadcast on BBC2 in 1975 and 1979....  more
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    10

    Three's Company

    Don Knotts, Richard Kline
    Three's Company is an American sitcom that aired from March 15, 1977 to September 18, 1984 on...  more
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    7

    South Park

    Trey Parker, Matt Stone
    South Park (Comedy Central, 1997) is an American adult animated sitcom created by Trey Parker...  more
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    9

    Parks and Recreation

    Jim O'Heir, Chris Pratt
    Parks and Recreation (NBC, 2009) is an American television sitcom created by Greg Daniels and...  more
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    10
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    Cheers

    Kirstie Alley, Shelley Long
    Cheers is an American sitcom that ran for eleven seasons between 1982 and 1993. The show was...  more
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    12
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    30 Rock

    Tina Fey, Scott Adsit
    30 Rock (NBC, 2006) is an American satirical sitcom television series created by Tina Fey....  more
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    The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy

    Greg Eagles, Richard Steven Horvitz
    The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy is an American animated television series created by...  more
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    'Allo 'Allo!

    Gorden Kaye, Carmen Silvera
    'Allo 'Allo! is a BBC television sitcom broadcast on BBC1 from 1982 to 1992, comprising...  more
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    10

    Family Ties

    Justine Bateman, Meredith Baxter
    Family Ties is an American sitcom that aired on NBC from September 22, 1982 until May 14,...  more
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    8
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    The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack

    Thurop Van Orman, Brian Doyle-Murray
    The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack is an American animated television series created by...  more
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    The Daily Show

    Jon Stewart, Trevor Noah
    The Daily Show (Comedy Central, 1999) is an American late-night talk and news satire...  more
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    The Beverly Hillbillies

    Buddy Ebsen, Raymond Bailey
    The Beverly Hillbillies is an American sitcom originally broadcast for nine seasons on CBS...  more
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    Angie Tribeca

    Rashida Jones, Hayes MacArthur
    Angie Tribeca (TBS, 2016) is an American comedy television series, a satire of police...  more
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    My Name Is Earl

    Nadine Velazquez, Ethan Suplee
    My Name Is Earl is an American television comedy series created by Greg Garcia that aired on...  more
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    Pee-wee's Playhouse

    John Paragon, Paul Reubens
    Pee-wee's Playhouse is an American children's television program starring Paul Reubens as the...  more
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    9

    Childrens Hospital

    Malin Akerman, Erinn Hayes
    Childrens Hospital is a satirical American comedy television series and web series that...  more
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    4
    4

    I'm Poppy

    Poppy, Samm Levine
    I'm Poppy (YouTube Red, 2018) is a surreal comedy web television series created by Titanic...  more
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    Big Shots

    Michael Vartan, Christopher Titus
    Big Shots is an American television drama created and executive produced by Jon Harmon...  more
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    Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp

    Elizabeth Banks, Janeane Garofalo
    Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp (Netflix, 2015) is a comedy web television series...  more
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    5

    Air Farce Live

    Jessica Holmes, Luba Goy
    Air Farce Live, also credited as Air Farce, previously Royal Canadian Air Farce, and Air...  more
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    The Colbert Report

    Stephen Colbert, Jay Katsir
    The Colbert Report is an American late-night talk and news satire television program hosted by...  more
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    Scrubs

    Neil Flynn, Donald Faison
    Scrubs (NBC, 2001) is an American medical comedy-drama television series created by Bill...  more
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    Les Filles d'à côté

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    Bobcat Goldthwait's Misfits & Monsters

    Atkins Estimond, Josephine Lundy
    Bobcat Goldthwait's Misfits & Monsters (truTV, 2018) is an anthology comedy television series...  more
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    Who Is America?

    Sacha Baron Cohen
    Who Is America? (Showtime, 2018) is an American political satire mockumentary television...  more