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Shows like Fleabag: Best Dramedies

The ancient Greeks divided their plays into comedies and tragedies, but the smiling and frowning masks are more extremes of a spectrum than binary variables, and some of the best TV shows of the past two decades, like Fleabag, Atlanta, Succession, and Shameless, find humor in deep pain and poignancy in funny situations.

Best British TV

For all the Anglophiles out there, enjoy the best British comedies, mysteries, drama, and sci-fi.

Best Comedy TV

A round-up of the best live action comedies, ranked by ratings, popularity, awards, and influence on other comedies--including the full range of RomComs, dark comedies, sitcoms, and more.

Greatest Modern British Drama TV

The United Kingdom has produced some of the greatest series in television's Golden Age, including Sherlock, Black Mirror, Peaky Blinders, Luther, and of course Downton Abbey, and we've rounded up the best of the lot based on audience ratings, popularity, and critical acclaim.

Best British Comedy TV

Fleabag is just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to great, recent British comedy.

Shows Like Detectorists: British Little-Man Comedies

Who is the British little-man? He's always inconsequential, sometimes petty, often insecure - think the David Brents of the world. And for some reason, the Brits can't get enough of him.

Shows Like Scrubs: Who Says Hospitals are Depressing?

More outright comedy than just drama with a couple laughs thrown in, these medical shows will have you chortling by association next time you visit the hospital (do it quietly).

Shows like Curb Your Enthusiasm: Painfully Funny Cringe Comedies

If you find awkward moments, humiliation, and social faux pas hilarious, you'll like the shows on this list. Bonus points if you root for misanthropes and enjoy extended pauses.

British Cringe Humor

Alan Partridge, Ricky Gervais, and other pioneers of cringe humor from the U.K., with a few Irish shows thrown in to boot.

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