Top 10 TV Shows Like The Office

This is a list with the top 10 TV shows like The Office, it is a great list that wasn’t too difficult to make.

There are so many great sitcoms, after making the list I might rewatch a good portion of the following TV shows.

I hope you will enjoy it, let’s start.

Best Shows Like The Office

30 Rock - image30 Rock

Created by: Tina Frey
Genre: Sitcom
Running Time: 22 mins
Original Channel: NBC

30 Rock is an American series, it started airing in 2006, the show lasted until last year. The starts of the sitcom were Tina Frey, the same person who created the TV show, Alex Baldwin and Tracy Morgan.

It’s about a head writer who tries to maintain their serenity, control a hot headed new star and an arrogant new boss at the same time.

There are 138 episode of this satire show, the reception was better then OK, it’s a series that you must watch. Maybe one of the most similar TV shows to The Office.

Veep - pictureVeep

Created by: Armando Iannucci
Genre: Political Satire
Running Time: 26-30 mins
Original Channel: HBO

Veep started airing in 2012. It’s a great political satire created by Armando Iannucci. The show has 28 episodes so far and ideally you would start watching it as soon as possible.

Selina Meyer is a former senator, she is currently the Vice President of the United States, while in that position she finds out that it is not as close as she hoped and as she was told.

The reception is positive, it is a very interesting series and I hope you’ll enjoy it.

Coupling - photoCoupling

Created by: Steven Moffat
Genre: Sitcom
Running Time: 30 mins
Original Channel: BBC Two, BBC Three

Coupling is a British sitcom, it was created by Steven Moffat and directed by Martin Dennis. The TV show was on air from 2000 to 2004.

Simply put, it is about six friends who talk about life and sex in an effort to find true love. One of the best British shows out there.

There are just 28 episodes of the series, the reception was great and is definitely a series you will love. Gotta love the British!

Modern Family - imageModern Family

Created by: Christopher Lloyd, Steven Levitan
Genre: Sitcom
Running Time: 21-22 mins
Original Channel: ABC

Modern Family is on of the most popular mokumentaries at the moment, it was created by the duo Christopher Lloyd and Steven Levitan.

The tittle basically says it all, you have one big modern family, a rich guy with a younger super hot woman, gay couple and a standard family. The show is absolutely fantastic, one of my favorite.

The reception so far has been great, all they need to do is keep it going, there have been 120 episodes so far and hopefully as twice as many to come.

Friends - pictureFriends

Created by: David Crane, Marta Cauffman
Genre: Sitcom
Running Time: 20-22 mins
Original Channel: NBC

Friends is my all-time favorite sitcom, watched it three times and probably will a few more times, I adore all the six main characters. The series was on air from 1994 to 2004.

Rachel runs away in her wedding dress and asks Monica if she could stay with her, Ross was in love with Rachel when he was in college, the feelings come rushing back. Joey and Chandler are living next door, they are always there to keep Monica and Rachel company…and steal their food.

So many great memories from this awesome series, you will love it.

My Name Is Earl - imageMy Name Is Earl

Created by: Greg Garcia
Genre: Sitcom
Running Time: 21-42 mins
Original Channel: NBC

My Name Is Earl is an American TV show, it was craeted by Greg Garcia. There are 96 episodes of this very funny series, it was on air from 2005 to 2009.

A guy wins $100.000 in lottery and decide to fix all the mistakes from the past, a very good idea by the creator and one that worked very well.

The critical response was generally favorable. Give the show a chance.

The Big Bang Theory - pictureThe Big Bang Theory

Created by: Chuck Lorre, Bill Prady
Genre: Sitcom
Running Time: 18-22 mins
Original Channel: CBS

The Big Bang Theory is still on air, it is considered as a revolutionary show, great job by Chuck Lorre and Bill Prady. The show rocks, 159 episodes and counting.

Two geeky friends welcome a new neighbor, a very hot neighbor. Sheldon Cooper has 2 PhD’s but isn’t very skillful when it comes to social conventions. The character is amazing and Jim Parsons nails it in this sitcom.

The show got very popular from the very beginning, if by any chance you have om-missed it so far, it’s time for you to start watching it.

Will & Grace - imageWill & Grace

Created by: David Kohan, Max Mutchnick
Genre: Sitcom
Running Time: 22 mins
Original Channel: NBC

Will & Grace was on air from 1998 to 2006. A highly popular series with 194 episodes over the eight seasons. Created by David Kohan and Max Mutchnick.

Will and Grace start living together after Grace’s engagement breaks off, Will is a gay lawyer while Grace is a straight interior designer. It was only meant to be temporarily but considering that they have become so close friends the roommate-hood lasted a bit longer.

The show was very popular and I’m sure you have heard of it.

Two and a Half Men - imageTwo and a Half Men

Created by: Chuck Lorre, Lee Aronsohn
Genre: Sitcom
Running Time: 21 mins
Original Channel: CBS

Two and a Half Men is another sitcom created by Chuck Lorre, this time in collaboration with Lee Aronsohn. The show is still on air, it started in 2003.

Charlie is very skillful with the ladies, his house on the Malibu beach certainly helps, however his life gets an unexpected twist when his brother and his 10 year old nephew move in with him.

The show was a lot more popular while Charlie Sheen was in it, either way if you haven’t watched by now, then what are you waiting for.

Arrested Development - photoArrested Development

Created by: Mitchell Hurwitz
Genre: Sitcom
Running Time: 22 mins
Original Channel: Fox, Netflix

Arrested Development was on air first for three years, from 2003 to 2006 and then for another year in 2013 on Netflix. It was created by Mitchell Hurwitz.

Michael Bluth takes over after his father ends up behind bars, his spoiled and arrogant family makes it very difficult for him to do his job.

The last series on the list is one of the best, its a great sitcom.

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