Special Report

The 15 Best Animated Sitcoms of All Time

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15. Disenchantment
> Series run: 2018-Present
> IMDb user rating: 7.2/10
> No. of IMDb votes: 52,628
> Cast: Abbi Jacobson, Eric André, Nat Faxon, John DiMaggio

Legendary cartoonist Matt Groening (creator of “The Simpsons”) co-created this fantasy comedy, which takes place in the medieval kingdom of Dreamland. Follow rebel princess Bean and her magical companions through a series of crude misadventures.

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14. We Bare Bears
> Series run: 2014-2019
> IMDb user rating: 7.9/10
> No. of IMDb votes: 13,617
> Cast: Eric Edelstein, Demetri Martin, Bobby Moynihan, Keith Ferguson

A trio of bear siblings are desperate to enter normal society in this off-kilter comedy. Creator Daniel Chong based the series on his previous webcomics and later followed it with a film adaptation. It’s rendered in a painterly style that’s reminiscent of children’s book illustrations.

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13. King of the Hill
> Series run: 1997-2010
> IMDb user rating: 7.3/10
> No. of IMDb votes: 48,364
> Cast: Mike Judge, Kathy Najimy, Pamela Adlon, Johnny Hardwick

From Mike Judge — creator of “Beavis and Butthead” and the iconic movie “Office Space” — comes this animated sitcom about life in small-town Texas. At the heart of the series is propane salesman Hank Hill and his quirky family. It ran for 13 seasons and won two Primetime Emmys along the way.

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12. Close Enough
> Series run: 2020-Present
> IMDb user rating: 7.9/10
> No. of IMDb votes: 7,452
> Cast: J.G. Quintel, Gabrielle Walsh, Jason Mantzoukas, Kimiko Glenn

Blending absurdist humor with relatable characters, this sitcom follows a group of friends as they grapple with adulthood and the occasional mutant spider. It airs on HBO Max and holds a 100% critic score on Rotten Tomatoes.

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11. Big Mouth
> Series run: 2017-Present
> IMDb user rating: 7.9/10
> No. of IMDb votes: 63,165
> Cast: Nick Kroll, John Mulaney, Jessi Klein, Maya Rudolph

Teenage puberty is messy business and this Netflix comedy makes it that much messier, with help from graphic content and a talented cast. Maya Rudolph has earned two Primetime Emmy awards for her voice-over performance as Connie the Hormone Monstress.