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What to watch after 'This Is Us'

Raise your hand if your roommate has found you curled up on the couch with a box of tissues and a pint of ice cream every Tuesday night for the past few months.

Even though "This Is Us" makes us bawl at every episode, we'll seriously miss the Big Three, Jack and Rebecca until the third season premieres.

Below, a few other Dan Fogelman-created and family-focused shows that will tug on your heartstrings and help fill that Pearson-sized void in your life until the next season premieres.

‘Six Feet Under’

As you might expect from a series following
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As you might expect from a series following a family that runs a funeral home, "Six Feet Under" is a bit darker than your average "This Is Us" outing. But ironically, this show -- starring Peter Krause, Michael C. Hall and Frances Conroy -- about death has just as much heart.

‘One Day At a Time’

This Netflix remake of Norman Lear's groundbreaking 1975
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This Netflix remake of Norman Lear's groundbreaking 1975 sitcom is probably the best depiction on television of a single parent keeping her eclectic clan together. The ensemble cast, headed up by Justina Machado as Cuban-American army veteran Penelope Alvarez, is as warm and engaging as any family drama today.

'Friday Night Lights'

Worry not, this series is about so much
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Worry not, this series is about so much more than football. The amount of emotions creator Peter Berg packed into each trip to Dillon, Texas, is astounding. If you got into "This Is Us" for the tears -- both happy and sad -- it's time to start cheering for a faraway high school football team.

'Parenthood'

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"Parenthood" should be your one-stop-shop after "This Is Us." The series, which lasted six seasons on NBC, is all about that mushy family dynamic you love so much.

‘Pitch'

Kylie Bunbury plays athlete Ginny Baker, who becomes
Photo Credit: Fox / Ray Mickshaw

Kylie Bunbury plays athlete Ginny Baker, who becomes the first woman to make it onto a Major League Baseball team. "Pitch" premiered in 2016 on Fox and was created by Fogelman.

'Transparent'

This Amazon series follows three siblings as they
Photo Credit: Amazon Studios / Beth Dubber

This Amazon series follows three siblings as they learn that their father Mort, played by Jeffrey Tambor, is transgender. You can binge all four seasons on Prime now, before the fifth season (which will not include Tambor) is released.

'Gilmore Girls'

If you didn't fall in love with the
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If you didn't fall in love with the Gilmores before the Pearsons, it's time for you to finally take the virtual trip to Stars Hollow. When you're done, turn on the Netflix revival for even more "Gilmore Girls." Bonus: The show stars a young Milo Ventimiglia as the brooding bad boy.

'Everwood'

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"Everwood" has all of that family drama and romance you're craving, plus a small-town twist. The show, which aired on The WB until 2006, lasted four seasons.

'Galavant'

Another Fogelman creation,
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Another Fogelman creation, "Galavant" is set in knight-time and will probably make you laugh more that cry. The ABC series lasted two seasons.

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