How I Met Your Mother

TV Shows like How I Met Your Mother

Written by Carter Bays

TV Shows like How I Met Your Mother

What I Like About You (2002)

  • Rating: 6/10 from 22 votes

Valerie Tyler is a 28-year-old organization freak who loves her 16-year-old sister Holly. Even if Holly is rambunctious. Spontaneous. Impulsive. Disconcerting. And definitely disorganized. Then Holly moves in with Val, and the sisters discover they may make better siblings than roomies.

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Two and a Half Men (2003)

  • Rating: 6/10 from 780 votes

A hedonistic jingle writer's free-wheeling life comes to an abrupt halt when his brother and 10-year-old nephew move into his beach-front house.

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Modern Family (2009)

  • Rating: 7/10 from 913 votes

The Pritchett-Dunphy-Tucker clan is a wonderfully large and blended family. They give us an honest and often hilarious look into the sometimes warm, sometimes twisted, embrace of the modern family.

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Friends (1994)

  • Rating: 8/10 from 1,839 votes

The misadventures of a group of friends as they navigate the pitfalls of work, life and love in Manhattan.

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House (2004)

  • Rating: 8/10 from 1,192 votes

Dr. Gregory House, a drug-addicted, unconventional, misanthropic medical genius, leads a team of diagnosticians at the fictional Princeton–Plainsboro Teaching Hospital in New Jersey.

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Lost (2004)

  • Rating: 8/10 from 1,401 votes

Stripped of everything, the survivors of a horrific plane crash must work together to stay alive. But the island holds many secrets.

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The Office (2005)

  • Rating: 8/10 from 695 votes

The everyday lives of office employees in the Scranton, Pennsylvania branch of the fictional Dunder Mifflin Paper Company.

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It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005)

  • Rating: 8/10 from 438 votes

Four egocentric friends who run a neighborhood Irish pub in Philadelphia try to find their way through the adult world of work and relationships. Unfortunately, their warped views and precarious judgments often lead them to trouble, creating a myriad of uncomfortable situations that usually only get worse before they get better.

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Scrubs (2001)

  • Rating: 8/10 from 683 votes

In the unreal world of Sacred Heart Hospital, John "J.D" Dorian learns the ways of medicine, friendship and life.

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Frasier (1993)

  • Rating: 8/10 from 293 votes

After many years spent at the “Cheers” bar, Frasier moves back home to Seattle to work as a radio psychiatrist after his policeman father gets shot in the hip on duty.

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Dexter (2006)

  • Rating: 8/10 from 1,472 votes

Dexter is an American television drama series. The series centers on Dexter Morgan, a blood spatter pattern analyst for 'Miami Metro Police Department' who also leads a secret life as a serial killer, hunting down criminals who have slipped through the cracks of justice.

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Futurama (1999)

  • Rating: 8/10 from 951 votes

The adventures of a late-20th-century New York City pizza delivery boy, Philip J. Fry, who, after being unwittingly cryogenically frozen for one thousand years, finds employment at Planet Express, an interplanetary delivery company in the retro-futuristic 31st century.

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New Girl (2011)

  • Rating: 7/10 from 460 votes

Jessica Day is an offbeat and adorable girl in her late 20s who, after a bad breakup, moves in with three single guys. Goofy, positive, vulnerable and honest to a fault, Jess has faith in people, even when she shouldn't. Although she's dorky and awkward, she's comfortable in her own skin. More prone to friendships with women, she's not used to hanging with the boys—especially at home.

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Sherlock (2010)

  • Rating: 8/10 from 1,936 votes

A modern update finds the famous sleuth and his doctor partner solving crime in 21st century London.

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House of Cards (2013)

  • Rating: 8/10 from 1,217 votes

Set in present day Washington, D.C., House of Cards is the story of Frank Underwood, a ruthless and cunning politician, and his wife Claire who will stop at nothing to conquer everything. This wicked political drama penetrates the shadowy world of greed, sex and corruption in modern D.C. House of Cards is an adaptation of a previous BBC miniseries of the same name, which is based on the novel by Michael Dobbs.

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Seinfeld (1989)

  • Rating: 8/10 from 726 votes

Seinfeld is an American television sitcom that originally aired on NBC from July 5, 1989, to May 14, 1998. It lasted nine seasons, and is now in syndication. It was created by Larry David and Jerry Seinfeld, the latter starring as a fictionalized version of himself. Set predominantly in an apartment block in Manhattan's Upper West Side in New York City, the show features a handful of Jerry's friends and acquaintances, particularly best friend George Costanza, former girlfriend Elaine Benes, and neighbor across the hall Cosmo Kramer.

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Heroes (2006)

  • Rating: 7/10 from 782 votes

Common people discover that they have super powers. Their lives intertwine as a devastating event must be prevented.

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