5 Best Sitcoms of All Time

While dramas and crime shows are popular, nothing beats a classic sitcom. While there are a variety of sitcoms that have had success, only a few truly stand out. So, continue below to find out the five best sitcoms of all time.

1.) Friends

FriendsThe first best sitcom on our list should not be a surprise. Despite the last episode having aired 12 years ago, Friends continues to be one of the most popular sitcoms. If you are unfamiliar with Friends (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0108778/), the show chronicles of the lives of six friends (Ross, Joey, Chandler, Phoebe, Rachel, and Monica) living in the same apartment complex and navigating life in New York City.


2.) That ‘70s Show

That ‘70s ShowThe second best sitcom on our list is That ‘70s Show. Despite airing from 1998 to 2006, That 70s Show is set in the 1970s. This popular sitcom follows the lives of a group of teenagers who live in the suburbs of Wisconsin. Together, they deal with the problems of becoming an adult, an urge for freedom, and occasionally smoke weed.


3.) Frasier

FrasierThe third best sitcom on our list is Frasier. Follow Dr. Frasier Crane’s life in this popular sitcom. Dr. Frasier Crane seems to have it all. He recently moved from Boston to Seattle and he has a radio talk show. But, you’ll quickly see that Dr. Frasier Crane struggles with his own problems, those of which especially pertain to his pretentious family, his friends, and his co-workers.


4.) I Love Lucy

I Love LucyThe next best sitcom on our list is truly a classic. You have most likely watched, or at least heard of, I Love Lucy. This classic sitcom features the renowned Lucille Ball as Lucy Ricardo. Lucy Ricardo is married to a Cuban bandleader, Ricky Ricardo. Together, Lucy and Ricky live in New York City. Ricky consistently attempts to make his big break into show business. And, Lucy consistently supports him. But, along the way, Lucy manages to get into trouble, or create a mess. Lucy and Ricky’s landlords, Fred and Ethel Mertz are also their best friends. While Lucy goes on her wacky adventures, Ethel becomes her partner in crime. Although this show is older than the rest of the shows on this list, it features classic comedy, and characters and storylines you will fall in love with.

5.) Seinfeld

SeinfeldFinally, the last sitcom on our list is Seinfeld. If you love comedy, than you most likely have watched an episode or two of Seinfeld. But, if you are unfamiliar with Seinfeld, it’s okay, because you can always watch it online. Seinfeld chronicles the lives of four single friends; Jerry Seinfeld ( http://supcomedy.com/artist/jerry-seinfeld/ ) , George Costanza, Elaine Benes, and Cosmo Kramer. Jerry Seinfeld is a comic who finds hilarity in every situation. George Costanza is hopeful about life, and seems to focus on the trial and errors of dating. Elaine Benes is what we would now deem as a workaholic, but she somehow finds time to hang out with her friends. Finally, Cosmo Kramer is Jerry, George, and Elaine’s eccentric neighbor, who always seems to be around. Together, these four deal with their adult lives and neurotic adventures in New York City.