Photo: via Pinterest

TV The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows  

Reference
967 votes 137 voters 28.4k views 56 items Embed

List Rules Shows near the top must be only the best Stand-up Comedy TV series.

The very best stand-up comedy shows on television, ranked from best to worst. This list of the greatest stand-up comedy shows also includes pictures from the shows when available. Popular stand-up comedy TV shows have been a staple of television for years, so there's often debate about what the most entertaining stand-up comedy show of all time is. Don't let your favorite stand-up comedy 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 stand-up comedy television shows below includes information like the program's cast, creator and premiere date when available.

List is made up of a variety of shows, including Mirakkel and Shorties Watchin' Shorties.

This list answers the questions, "What is the best stand-up comedy show of all time?" and "What are the greatest stand-up comedy shows?"
list ordered by

1
33 12
Comedy Central Presents is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows

The Best Comedy TV Shows Since 2015 The Best Ecchi Anime of All Time

2
41 19
Saturday Night Live is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
Saturday Night Live Darrell Hammond, Kenan Thompson, Seth Meyers

3
14 7
A Comedy Roast is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
A Comedy Roast Jimmy Carr

4
14 7
John Oliver's New York Stand-U... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows

5
14 8
Jeff Dunham's Very Special Chr... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
Jeff Dunham's Very Special Christmas Special Jeff Dunham

6
22 17
Def Comedy Jam is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
Def Comedy Jam Kid Capri, D.L. Hughley, Adele Givens

7
14 10
Tracey Ullman: Live and Expose... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows

8
29 26
Tosh.0 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
Tosh.0 Daniel Tosh, Nick Malis, Sam Jarvis

9
13 10
Jeff Dunham: Arguing with Myse... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows

10
12 9
Michael McIntyre's Comedy Road... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows

11
9 7
Jeff Dunham: Spark of Insanity is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
Jeff Dunham: Spark of Insanity Jeff Dunham, Paige Dunham

12
10 10
Chris Rock: Bring the Pain is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
Chris Rock: Bring the Pain

13
11 12
Premium Blend is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
Premium Blend Kathy Griffin, Wanda Sykes, David Alan Grier

14
10 11
Russell Howard's Good News is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows

15
10 11
The Mary Whitehouse Experience is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
The Mary Whitehouse Experience David Baddiel, Hugh Dennis, Steve Punt

The Best Current Dark Comedy TV Shows The Best Movies Based on TV Shows

16
8 9
Demetri Martin. Person. is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows

17
9 11
The Omid Djalili Show is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
The Omid Djalili Show Lucy Punch, Omid Djalili

18
8 10
The Half Hour is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows

19
6 8
Ladies Special is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
Ladies Special

20
6 8
Live at Gotham is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
Live at Gotham Jeff Dunham

21
2 4
Live at the Apollo is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
bigcraig added Live at the Apollo Jack Dee, Al Murray

22
7 10
Important Things with Demetri ... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
Important Things with Demetri Martin Demetri Martin, H. Jon Benjamin, Barry Carl

23
7 11
Shorties Watchin' Shorties is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
Shorties Watchin' Shorties Patrice O'Neal, Brian Regan, Nick DiPaolo

24
6 10
ComicView is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
ComicView D. L. Hughley, Sommore, Sheryl Underwood

25
5 9
Is It Bill Bailey? is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
Is It Bill Bailey? Simon Pegg, Bill Bailey

26
5 9
Dave's One Night Stand is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
Dave's One Night Stand

27
4 8
Channel 4's Comedy Gala is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
Channel 4's Comedy Gala

28
4 8
Mirakkel is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
Mirakkel

29
6 11
Dr. Katz, Professional Therapi... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
Chris Abraham added Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist Jonathan Katz, H. Jon Benjamin, Laura Silverman

The Greatest TV Shows of All Time The Worst Traits for an Employee

30
3 8
Lee Mack's All Star Cast is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
Lee Mack's All Star Cast Lee Mack

31
6 12
Mind of Mencia is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
Mind of Mencia Carlos Mencia^! Brad Williams^! Norma Michaels

32
6 12
Brand X with Russell Brand is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
Brand X with Russell Brand Russell Brand, Matt Stoller, Steve Jones

33
5 11
Lizzy the Lezzy is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
Lizzy the Lezzy

34
4 10
Real Comedy (Ukraine) is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
Real Comedy (Ukraine)

35
4 10
Stand Up for the Week is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
Stand Up for the Week Rich Hall, Kevin Bridges, Jon Richardson

36
3 9
Live Floor Show is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
Live Floor Show Frankie Boyle, Dara Ó Briain, Al Murray

37
3 9
Show Me the Funny is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
Show Me the Funny Alan Davies, Kate Copstick

38
3 10
The Great Indian Comedy Show is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
The Great Indian Comedy Show Kunal Kumar

39
3 10
The Great Indian Laughter Chal... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
The Great Indian Laughter Challenge

40
2 9
Pulp Comics is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
Pulp Comics

41
2 9
A Night at the Festival Club is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
A Night at the Festival Club Kate Micucci, Mark Watson, Reginald D. Hunter

42
2 9
Vitamin Club is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
Vitamin Club

43
2 9
Comedy Club is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
Comedy Club Mikhail Galustyan

The Best Current ABC Comedy Shows The Greatest World War II Movies of All Time

44
3 11
Tush is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
Tush Jan Hooks

45
3 11
Platfus is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
Platfus Idan Alterman, Tomer Yosef, Avi Grainik

46
3 11
The Green Tie On The Little Ye... is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
The Green Tie On The Little Yellow Dog

47
2 10
Lee Nelson's Well Good Show is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows

48
2 10
Saturday Night Live from Milan... is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows

49
1 8
Showder Klub is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
Showder Klub

50
1 8
Kai Oi Pantremenoi Exoun Psyxi is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Stand-up Comedy TV Shows
Kai Oi Pantremenoi Exoun Psyxi