Best Comedy Shows Like ‘The Righteous Gemstones’

Six Feet Under


Family is complicated — especially when you own (and live in) a funeral home with them. Experience the highs and lows of life and death with the Fisher family in this darkly comic drama from Oscar winner Alan Ball.

Eastbound & Down


HBO presents this riotous comedy series starring Danny McBride as the former pitcher who finds himself out of baseball and reduced to teaching Phys Ed at the North Carolina school he once attended.



Chicagoan Frank Gallagher is the proud single dad of six smart, industrious, independent kids, who without him would be…perhaps better off.



When the Pfefferman family patriarch makes a dramatic admission, the entire family’s secrets start to spill out, and each of them spin in a different direction as they begin to figure out who they are going to become.

The Moodys


How does an unsentimental family get through the most sentimental time of year? This hilarious Australian comedy tackles that question by following the Moody clan on Christmas Day over the course of several years.