Before we start, it is vital to notice that there's often debate over what's formally considered a sitcom. While some argue that comedy-dramas and animations don't count, others keep on with a looser definition, like the one within the Merriam-Webster dictionary; It defines sitcoms as, “a television series that involves an unbroken cast of characters during a succession of comedic circumstances.” this is often the definition we'll be sticking to for simplicity sake. due to this, expect some non-traditional sitcoms to be making the list.
Finally, it's worth noting that we'll only be including American comedies during this lineup. With the logistics out of the way, it’s time to take a visit through comedic TV history; Here are the best sitcoms of all time.
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Follow the lives of six reckless adults living in Manhattan, as they indulge in adventures which make their lives both troublesome and happening.
Stand-up comedian Jerry Seinfeld wrestles with life's most perplexing yet trivial questions with his eccentric friends George, Elaine and Kramer.
Ted Mosby, an architect, recounts to his children the events that led him to meet their mother. His journey is made more eventful by the presence of his friends Lily, Marshall, Robin and Barney.
After having been missing for nearly 20 years, Rick Sanchez suddenly arrives at daughter Beth's doorstep to move in with her and her family. Although Beth welcomes Rick into her home, her husband, Jerry, isn't as happy about the family reunion. Jerry is concerned about Rick, a sociopathic scientist, using the garage as his personal laboratory. In the lab, Rick works on a number of sci-fi gadgets, some of which could be considered dangerous. But that's not all Rick does that concerns Jerry. He also goes on adventures across the universe that often involve his grandchildren, Morty and Summer.
The lives of four socially awkward friends, Leonard, Sheldon, Howard and Raj, take a wild turn when they meet the beautiful and free-spirited Penny.
Working-class father Homer Simpson and his dysfunctional family deal with comical situations and the ups-and-downs of life in the town of Springfield.
A group of five selfish underachievers co-own a decrepit Irish bar and are involved in various controversies. There is no unity among them as they constantly keep plotting against each other.
A motley group of office workers go through hilarious misadventures at the Scranton, Pennsylvania, branch of the Dunder Mifflin Paper Company.
The Bluth family, once a prominent name in the business, loses everything after the head patriarch gets convicted for fraud. Now Michael, the only sane one in the family, must maintain peace at home.
Will Smith more or less plays himself in this good-natured NBC sitcom. As the show's popular theme song explains, fictional Will's mom sends him away from his rough Philadelphia neighborhood to live with wealthy Uncle Phil and Aunt Vivian in Bel-Air. Will often has fun at the expense of stuck-up cousins Carlton and Hilary.