The 18 Best Tv Shows Airing Right Now

Need something new to watch? Our culture editor Todd VanDerWerff put together this alphabetical list of shows with new episodes.
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    Another Period: riotous comedy in the early 1900s
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    BoJack Horseman: Netflix's best show is an animated sitcom
  3. 3.
    Difficult People: Hulu's funny take on awful human beings
  4. 4.
    Gravity Falls: One of TV's best kids shows — that airs erratically
  5. 5.
    Hannibal: NBC's gorgeous, brilliant serial killer drama
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    Humans: AMC's eerie sci-fi show about sentient robots
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    The Jim Gaffigan Show: TV Land's surprisingly hip family comedy
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    Key & Peele: Comedy Central's endlessly inventive sketch comedy show
  9. 9.
    Last Week Tonight With John Oliver: late-night TV's best show
  10. 10.
    Married: FX's gentle, perfectly cast comedy of modern matrimony
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    Masters of Sex: Showtimes '60s drama struggles to get back on top form
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    Mr. Robot: USA's hypnotic examination of paranoid computer hackers
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    Playing House: USA's comedy of extreme niceness
  14. 14.
    Rectify: Sundance's beautiful, riveting character study of a former death row inmate
  15. 15.
    Review: Comedy Central's brutally funny look at one man's dissolution
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    Rick and Morty: this sci-fi cartoon might be TV's most inventive show
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    Show Me a Hero: HBO's tremendous miniseries about the grind of governing
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    Strike Back: Cinemax's raw, exciting action show