2021 in TV: Comedy–Now With Feelings!

Leigh K. Hoopes
10 min readJan 9, 2022
All the new, non-reality/documentary television shows I watched from start to finish in 2021. The Did Not Finish list is only slightly longer!

I watched a LOT of serialized programs (can I still call it television if I didn’t watch a single episode live or over airwaves?) this year. Because I’m an actual nerd and tracking spreadsheets are my second-favorite love language besides Spotify playlists, and because there is SO MUCH TV to watch, especially now in the pandemic end-times, I started keeping track of new shows, returning shows, did-not-finish shows, and…

Leigh K. Hoopes

Writer & Strategist. Elder Millennial, cat fan, bibliophile, TV fiend, neurodiverse polymath, stargazer.