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List Rules Shows that are currently available to stream on Netflix.

The absolute funniest shows streaming on Netflix, ranked from the most popular to the least by the Ranker community. This list has all the best comedy TV shows that are currently streaming on Netflix. Which show is the funniest?

If you're into dysfunctional families, critically acclaimed series like Arrested Development and Shameless are worth binge watching. For the classic sitcom fans, Cheers is streaming on Netflix, too. Animation fans might enjoy hit shows like Bojack Horseman. Don't also miss out on the most popular TV comedies like Parks and Recreation, The Office, and of course, Friends

There's a slew of comedies streaming on Netflix to choose from that spans the decades. This list can also help satiate your binge-watching appetite as well, as many of these shows will keep you in stitches right through their last season. So sit back, relax, and vote up this list of funny shows on Netflix.

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The Office is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Funniest Shows Streaming on Netflix
Steve Carell, Rainn Wilson, John Krasinski

Premiered: 2005

The Office (NBC, 2005) is an American mockumentary sitcom television series developed by Greg Daniels, based on the 2001 British series. Led by manager Michael Scott (Steve Carell), the office ...more

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Parks and Recreation is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Funniest Shows Streaming on Netflix
Amy Poehler, Jim O'Heir, Nick Offerman

Premiered: 2009

Parks and Recreation (NBC, 2009) is an American television sitcom created by Greg Daniels and Michael Schur. The series follows Leslie Knope (Amy Poehler), a perky mid-level bureaucrat, and her ...more

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Arrested Development is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Funniest Shows Streaming on Netflix
Jason Bateman, Michael Cera, Portia de Rossi

Premiered: 2003

Arrested Development (Fox, 2003) is an American television sitcom created by Mitchell Hurwitz. Level-headed son Michael Bluth (Jason Bateman) takes over family affairs after his father is ...more

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New Girl is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Funniest Shows Streaming on Netflix
Zooey Deschanel, Jake Johnson, Max Greenfield

Premiered: 2011

New Girl (Fox, 2011) is an American sitcom television series created by Elizabeth Meriwether. A quirky teacher (Zooey Deschanel) moves into a Los Angeles loft with three men (Jake Johnson, Max ...more

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That '70s Show is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Funniest Shows Streaming on Netflix
AnahitaChaichi added Topher Grace, Laura Prepon, Mila Kunis

Premiered: 1998

That '70s Show is an American television period sitcom that originally aired on Fox from August 23, 1998, to May 18, 2006. The series focused on the lives of a group of teenage friends living in ...more

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Young & Hungry is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Funniest Shows Streaming on Netflix
Emily Osment, Jonathan Sadowski, Aimee Carrero

Premiered: 2014

Young & Hungry (Freeform, 2014) is an American sitcom created by David Holden. The series centers around a feisty young food blogger (Emily Osment) who has been hired by a wealthy tech ...more

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Unbreakable Kimmy Schmid... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Funniest Shows Streaming on Netflix
RichardBeecher added Ellie Kemper, Jane Krakowski, Tituss Burgess

Premiered: 2015

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (Netflix, 2015) is an American web television sitcom created by Tina Fey and Robert Carlock. After being rescued from a doomsday cult, an optimistic young woman (Ellie ...more

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Grace and Frankie is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Funniest Shows Streaming on Netflix
Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, Sam Waterston

Premiered: 2015

Grace and Frankie (Netflix, 2015) is an American comedy-drama web television series created by Marta Kauffman and Howard J. Morris. Finding out that their husbands have been romantically ...more

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Orange Is the New Black ... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Funniest Shows Streaming on Netflix
Taylor Schilling, Laura Prepon, Michael Harney

Premiered: 2013

Orange Is the New Black (Netflix, 2013) is an American comedy-drama web television series created by Jenji Kohan, based on the memoir by Piper Kerman. Convicted of a decade old crime of ...more

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The Good Place is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Funniest Shows Streaming on Netflix
Kristen Bell, Ted Danson, William Jackson Harper

Premiered: 2016

The Good Place (NBC, 2016) is an American fantasy-comedy television series created by Michael Schur. Eleanor Shellstrop (Kristen Bell) and three other individuals (William Jackson Harper, ...more

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Jane the Virgin is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Funniest Shows Streaming on Netflix
Gina Rodriguez, Andrea Navedo, Yael Grobglas

Premiered: 2014

Jane the Virgin (The CW, 2014) is an American satirical romantic comedy-drama telenovela developed by Jennie Snyder Urman. A working, religious young Latina virgin (Gina Rodriguez) becomes ...more

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iZombie is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Funniest Shows Streaming on Netflix
Rose McIver, Malcolm Goodwin, Rahul Kohli

Premiered: 2015

iZombie (The CW, 2015) is an American television series developed by Rob Thomas and Diane Ruggiero-Wright, loosely based on the comic books by Chris Roberson and Michael Allred. A medical ...more

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Master of None is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Funniest Shows Streaming on Netflix
surag added Aziz Ansari, Noël Wells, Eric Wareheim

Premiered: 2015

Master of None (Netflix, 2015) is an American comedy-drama web television series created by Aziz Ansari and Alan Yang. The personal and professional life of Dev (Aziz Ansari), a 30-year-old ...more

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Atypical is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Funniest Shows Streaming on Netflix
Atypical Jennifer Jason Leigh, Keir Gilchrist, Brigette Lundy-Paine

Premiered: 2017

Atypical (Netflix, 2017) is a coming-of-age dark comedy television series created and written by Robia Rashid. Sam (Keir Gilchrist), an 18-year-old on the autism spectrum, looks for a ...more

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The IT Crowd is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Funniest Shows Streaming on Netflix
Chris O'Dowd, Richard Ayoade, Katherine Parkinson

Premiered: 2006

The IT Crowd (Channel 4, 2006) is a British sitcom created by Graham Linehan. In the basement office of a corporation, the three staff members of its IT (Richard Ayoade, Chris O'Dowd, and ...more

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Trailer Park Boys is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Funniest Shows Streaming on Netflix
John Paul Tremblay, Robb Wells, Mike Smith

Premiered: 2001

Trailer Park Boys (Showcase, 2001) is a Canadian mockumentary black comedy-drama sitcom television series created and directed by Mike Clattenburg. The series focuses on the misadventures of a ...more

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Hart of Dixie is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Funniest Shows Streaming on Netflix
Rachel Bilson, Jaime King, Cress Williams

Premiered: 2011

Hart of Dixie (The CW, 2011) is an American comedy-drama television series created by Leila Gerstein. Rachel Bilson stars as Dr. Zoe Hart, a New Yorker who, after her dreams of becoming a heart ...more

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BoJack Horseman is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Funniest Shows Streaming on Netflix
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Premiered: 2014

BoJack Horseman (Netflix, 2014) is an American animated sitcom created by Raphael Bob-Waksberg. BoJack Horseman (Will Arnett) was the star of the hit television show "Horsin' Around" ...more

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The Inbetweeners is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Funniest Shows Streaming on Netflix
Belinda Stewart-Wilson, Greg Davies, Blake Harrison

Premiered: 2008

The Inbetweeners is a British sitcom that originally aired on E4 from 2008 to 2010. Created and written by Damon Beesley and Iain Morris, the show followed the life of suburban teenager Will ...more

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Gilmore Girls is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Funniest Shows Streaming on Netflix
Lauren Graham, Alexis Bledel, Scott Patterson

Premiered: 2000

Gilmore Girls (The WB, 2000) is an American comedy-drama television series created by Amy Sherman-Palladino. In the fictional town of Stars Hollow, Connecticut, a thirty-something single mother ...more

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Sex Education is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Funniest Shows Streaming on Netflix
Gillian Anderson, Asa Butterfield, Emma Mackey

Premiered: 2019

Sex Education (Netflix, 2019) is an British comedy-drama web television series created by Laurie Nunn. A socially awkward high school virgin (Asa Butterfield) living with his sex therapist ...more

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The Andy Griffith Show ... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Funniest Shows Streaming on Netflix
Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Don Knotts

Premiered: 1960

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Schitt's Creek is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Funniest Shows Streaming on Netflix
Schitt's Creek Eugene Levy, Catherine O'Hara, Dan Levy

Premiered: 2015

Schitt's Creek (CBC, 2015) is a Canadian television sitcom created by Eugene Levy and Dan Levy. After losing their fortune, a family is forced to rebuild their lives with their sole remaining ...more

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Portlandia is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Funniest Shows Streaming on Netflix
Fred Armisen, Carrie Brownstein, Kyle MacLachlan

Premiered: 2011

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Shameless is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Funniest Shows Streaming on Netflix
Emmy Rossum, William H. Macy, Ethan Cutkosky

Premiered: 2011

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