vote on everything
Watchworthy
573 voters

The Best TV Sitcoms Of 2020

Updated October 1, 2020 4.0k votes 573 voters 26.0k views37 items

List RulesAny sitcom that aired new episodes during the 2020 calendar year.

This list looks at the best current television sitcoms that that will be airing new episodes in 2020. Situational comedies feel like the cornerstone of the TV watching experience - especially when it comes to shows on the Big Five network channels like NBC. Which are the best new and returning sitcoms in 2020?

The best sitcoms in 2020 include several returning favorites such as The Goldbergs, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, and Black-ish. Some long-running sitcoms are seeing their last season in 2020, including Modern Family, which is ending its eleventh season. Both The Good Place and Fresh Off The Boat are also ending in 2020, bringing an close to some favorite sitcoms. Several of the best sitcoms in 2020 are even animated, as the idea of what makes a sitcom has expanded. Modern sitcoms brings all types of new families, jobs, and groups of friends together for us to watch each week.

Which television sitcoms are you going to watch in 2020? Help others curate their must-see television evenings by voting up the best new and returning sitcom shows to air in 2020.

...more
  • 1
    Brooklyn Nine-Nine is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms Of 2020
    301
    95

    Brooklyn Nine-Nine

    Andy Samberg, Stephanie Beatriz

    Genres (Tv)Comedy, Sitcom, Police procedural

    Brooklyn Nine-Nine (NBC, 2013) is an American police procedural comedy television series... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 2
    Modern Family is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms Of 2020
    195
    100

    Modern Family

    Ed O'Neill, Sofía Vergara

    Genres (Tv)Sitcom, Mockumentary, Family, Comedy, Family Film

    Modern Family (ABC, 2009) is an American comedy television sitcom created by Francisco... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 3
    The Good Place is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms Of 2020
    182
    101

    The Good Place

    Kristen Bell, Ted Danson

    Genres (Tv)Sitcom, Fantasy comedy

    The Good Place (NBC, 2016) is an American fantasy-comedy television series created by Michael... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 4
    The Goldbergs is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms Of 2020
    138
    72

    The Goldbergs

    Wendi McLendon-Covey, Sean Giambrone

    Genres (Tv)Television comedy, Comedy

    The Goldbergs (ABC, 2013) is an American television sitcom created by Adam F. Goldberg. Adam... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 5
    Man with a Plan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms Of 2020
    117
    60

    Man with a Plan

    Matt LeBlanc, Liza Snyder

    Genres (Tv)Sitcom

    (CBS, 2016) When his wife goes back to work, a suburban Pittsburgh father learns stay-at-home... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 6
    Mom is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms Of 2020
    137
    84

    Mom

    Anna Faris, Allison Janney

    Genres (Tv)Television comedy, Sitcom

    Mom is an American sitcom that premiered on September 23, 2013, on CBS. The series stars Anna... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 7
    Young Sheldon is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms Of 2020
    157
    104

    Young Sheldon

    Iain Armitage, Zoe Perry

    Genres (Tv)Sitcom

    Young Sheldon (CBS, 2017) is an American sitcom created by Chuck Lorre and Steven Molaro, a... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 8
    Superstore is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms Of 2020
    108
    61

    Superstore

    America Ferrera, Ben Feldman

    Genres (Tv)Sitcom

    Superstore (NBC, 2015) is an American single-camera sitcom television series created by Justin... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 9
    Rick and Morty is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms Of 2020
    131
    85

    Rick and Morty

    Justin Roiland, Chris Parnell

    Genres (Tv)Adult animation, Sci-fi, Comedy, Adventure

    Rick and Morty (Adult Swim, 2013) is an American adult animated science-fiction sitcom created... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 10
    Fresh Off the Boat is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms Of 2020
    91
    54

    Fresh Off the Boat

    Constance Wu, Randall Park

    Genres (Tv)Sitcom

    Fresh Off the Boat (ABC, 2015) is an American comedy television series created by Nahnatchka... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 11
    American Housewife is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms Of 2020
    70
    47

    American Housewife

    Katy Mixon, Diedrich Bader

    Genres (Tv)Comedy

    American Housewife (ABC, 2016) chronicles the daily life of an average wife and mother who... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 12
    Outmatched is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms Of 2020
    45
    28

    Outmatched

    Jason Biggs, Maggie Lawson

    Genres (Tv)Family sitcom

    Outmatched (Fox, 2020) is an American multi-camera family sitcom television series created by... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 13
    Kim's Convenience is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms Of 2020
    35
    18

    Kim's Convenience

    Paul Sun-Hyung Lee, Jean Yoon

    Genres (Tv)Comedy

    Kim's Convenience (CBC, 2016) is a Canadian television sitcom developed by Ins Choi and Kevin... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 14
    Curb Your Enthusiasm is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms Of 2020
    64
    52

    Curb Your Enthusiasm

    Larry David, Cheryl Hines

    Genres (Tv)Sitcom, Comedy

    Curb Your Enthusiasm is an American improvised comedy television series produced and broadcast... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 15
    Black-ish is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms Of 2020
    80
    72

    Black-ish

    Anthony Anderson, Tracee Ellis Ross

    Genres (Tv)Sitcom

    Black-ish (ABC, 2014) is an American sitcom created by Kenya Barris. A family man (Anthony... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 16
    Family Guy is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms Of 2020
    74
    68

    Family Guy

    Seth MacFarlane, Alex Borstein

    Genres (Tv)Black comedy, Animation, Sitcom, Animated cartoon, Comedy

    Family Guy is an American adult animated sitcom created by Seth MacFarlane for the Fox... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 17
    Bob Hearts Abishola is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms Of 2020
    57
    48

    Bob Hearts Abishola

    Billy Gardell, Folake Olowofoyeku

    Genres (Tv)Sitcom

    Bob ❤ Abishola (CBS, 2019), pronounced "Bob Hearts Abishola," is an American sitcom television... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 18
    The Simpsons is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms Of 2020
    77
    72

    The Simpsons

    Dan Castellaneta, Nancy Cartwright

    Genres (Tv)Animation, Television comedy, Comedy, Family Film

    The Simpsons is an American animated sitcom created by Matt Groening for the Fox Broadcasting... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 19
    Connecting... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms Of 2020
    1
    1

    Connecting...

    Otmara Marrero, Parvesh Cheena

    Genres (Tv)Sitcom, Comedy

    Connecting... (NBC, 2020) is an American television sitcom co-created and co-executive... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 20
    South Park is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms Of 2020
    55
    50

    South Park

    Trey Parker, Matt Stone

    Genres (Tv)Animation, Television comedy, Sitcom, Satire, Animated cartoon

    South Park (Comedy Central, 1997) is an American adult animated sitcom created by Trey Parker... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 21
    Archer is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms Of 2020
    40
    38

    Archer

    H. Jon Benjamin, Judy Greer

    Genres (Tv)Adult animation, Action, Comedy

    Archer (FXX, 2009) is an American adult animated black spy sitcom created by Adam Reed. The... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 22
    Intelligence is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms Of 2020
    15
    8

    Intelligence

    David Schwimmer, Nick Mohammed

    Genres (Tv)Comedy, Sitcom

    Intelligence (Peacock, 2020) is a British television sitcom created by Nick Mohammed. An NSA... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 23
    Tyler Perry's Assisted Living is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms Of 2020
    1
    2

    Tyler Perry's Assisted Living

    David Mann, Tamela Mann

    Genres (Tv)Comedy

    Tyler Perry's Assisted Living (BET, 2020) is an American comedy television series created by... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 24
    Bob's Burgers is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms Of 2020
    48
    52

    Bob's Burgers

    H. Jon Benjamin, Dan Mintz

    Genres (Tv)Animation, Sitcom, Comedy

    Bob's Burgers (FOX, 2011) is an American animated comedy television series created by Loren... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • 25
    United We Fall is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms Of 2020
    15
    10

    United We Fall

    Will Sasso, Jane Curtin

    Genres (Tv)Sitcom

    United We Fall (ABC, 2020) is an American sitcom television series created by Dave Polsky and... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
TV ProgramsTVEntertainmentComedySitcomstop 20Current Entertainmenttop 25CurrentWatchworthy20202020 TV