Comedy TV for Teens

There's a lot to laugh at on television. Some good, some very bad. These comedy picks are a mix of quality variety shows, stand-up comedy, and old-fashioned skit comedy. Since a lot of the humor in these shows pushes boundaries, check out the reviews first before giving the OK to young teens.

Browse Comedy TV for Teens

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12
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Race is tackled gently in fresh family-friendly sitcom.
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Network: ABC
(2014)
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12
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Cartoonish violence, ribald jokes in fairy tale send-up.
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Network: ABC
(2014)
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13
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Shrewd talk show spoof is edgy but hilarious.
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Network: Comedy Central
(2005)
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13
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News made funny; for teens and adults only.
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Network: Comedy Central
(2005)
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13
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The Jetsons meet The Simpsons.
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Network: Comedy Central
(2004)
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14
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Madcap, classic sketch comedy with adult themes.
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Network: PBS
(2005)
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13
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Quirky comedy about hipsters is mild but meant for adults.
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Network: IFC
(2011)
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13
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Smart detective series more funny than graphic.
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Network: USA
(2006)
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13
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Laugh-out-loud improv series sometimes gets saucy.
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Network: ABC
(2012)
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13
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Adorable comedy has sex jokes, drinking, stealth feminism.
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Network: TV Land
(2015)
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14
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Deadpan faux reality series is hysterical, slightly rude.
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Network: BBC America
(2014)
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14
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Quirky late-night show aimed at adults and older teens.
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Network: TBS
(2010)
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14
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Military hijinks, innuendo anchor otherwise sweet comedy.
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Network: Fox
(2014)
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14
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Mockumentary comedy boasts subtle humor, strong language.
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Network: HBO
(2013)
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14
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Quirky telenovela-style dramedy gets steamy.
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Network: CW
(2014)
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14
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Cross-dressing + Canadians = classic sketch comedy laughs.
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Network: Syndicated
(2008)
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14
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Teens will like slacker humor ... but will parents?
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Network: Comedy Central
(2009)
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14
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Dark, fun existential exploration of postapocalyptic life.
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Network: Fox
(2015)
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14
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Affable British host garners laughs in talk/comedy show.
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Network: CBS
(2015)
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14
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Two besties and a baby comedy is saucy but sweet.
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Network: USA
(2014)
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14
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Legendary late-night show funny for teens and up.
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Network: NBC
(2005)
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14
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Funny mockumentary interviews are absurd, sometimes crude.
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Network: Netflix
(2014)
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14
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Comic duo's horror parody is dark, unpredictable, and weird.
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Network: Cartoon Network
(2014)
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14
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Hilarious improv comedy has some risque stuff.
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Network: ABC Family, CW
(2013)
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15
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High school spoof's edgy humor is filthy, sexy -- and silly.
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Network: Cartoon Network
(2013)
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15
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Witty sketch comedy series takes on race, stereotypes.
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Network: Comedy Central
(2012)
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15
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Hilarious sketch comedy is edgy, crude, and topical.
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Network: Comedy Central
(2013)
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15
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Funny, smart news-driven talk show with strong language.
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Network: HBO
(2014)
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15
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Semi-rude basketball comedy is fresh, funny enough.
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Network: Yahoo
(2015)
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14
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Charming, quirky, hilarious comedy has rich characters.
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Network: Netflix
(2015)
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16
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Absurdist buddy comedy is female-friendly, edgy.
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Network: Comedy Central
(2014)

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