Some of my favourite comedy shows running on Television
The Crazy Ones
The Crazy Ones is an American situation comedy series created by David E. Kelley that stars Robin Williams and Sarah Michelle Gellar. The show premiered on CBS on September 26, 2013, as part of the 2013–14 American television season as a Thursday night 9 pm (ET/PT) entry. Bill D’Elia, Dean Lorey and Jason Winer serve as executive producers for 20th Century Fox Television.
Brooklyn Nine-Nine is an American comedy television series that airs on Fox. Set in the zone of the New York City Police Department in Brooklyn, the series follows an immature detective (Andy Samberg) and his relationship with his strict new captain (Andre Braugher). It premiered on September 17, 2013 as part of the 2013–14 American television season on Fox.
Comedy Nights with Kapil
Comedy Nights with Kapil is an Indian comedy show that airs on Colors TV channel. The show is hosted by comedian Kapil Sharma. The format of the show is mixed, with Sharma acting out skits on stage with supporting characters, while also interacting with members in the audience and permanent guest Navjot Singh Siddhu. Each episode features celebrity guest(s) who usually appear to promote their latest films and with whom actors interact in-character. The show is similar in context to the British show The Kumars at No. 42.
The show became India’s highest rated serial in the non-fiction category garnering viewership rating greater than any other reality shows. At CNN-IBN Indian of the Year awards, Kapil Sharma was felicitated with Entertainer of the Year award for 2013 by Amol Palekar in recognition of his contribution to the show.
Bh Se Bhade
Bh Se Bhade is an Indian television comedy drama show, which premiered on Zee TV. It is produced by J.D. Majethia & Aatish Kapadia. It stars Deven Bhojani, Gulfam Khan, Sarita Joshi, Suchita Trivedi, Atul Parchure. The show revolves around a common man, Mr Bhade, who has a super power of taking other people’s troubles from them through touch. He might decide to take away someone’s tension, someone’s fever, someone’s headache, etc. What ensues is a hilarious situation in his life and family.
Parks and Recreation
Parks and Recreation is an American comedy television series on the NBC television network, starring Amy Poehler as Leslie Knope, a perky, mid-level bureaucrat in the parks department of Pawnee, a fictional town in Indiana. Conceived by Greg Daniels and Michael Schur, the series debuted on April 9, 2009 and is currently airing its sixth season, which began on September 26, 2013.
After years in the shadow of programs such as “The Office,” “Community” and “30 Rock,” “Parks and Recreation” has finally become one of the best comedy on TV. The writers of “Parks and Recreation” have demonstrated a talent for dealing with anything that comes their way.