The Best Amazon Prime TV Shows

By Rotten Tomatoes on July 23, 2023
2021 7.2 (4685 votes) 18 Series Comedy,
Four stylish and ambitious best girlfriends in Harlem, New York City: a rising star professor struggling to make space for her love life; a savvy tech entrepreneur always dating someone new; a no-filter singer; and a hopeless romantic fashion designer. Together, they level up into the next phase of their careers, relationships, and big city dreams. Meagan Good, Jerrie Johnson, Grace Byers, Shoniqua Shandai, Tyler Lepley, Sullivan Jones, Caroline Hewitt   Added On Amazon Prime 2023-02-10.   YouTube Trailer
The Boys Presents: Diabolical
2022 6.9 (14137 votes) 18 Series Action, Animation, Short
From some of the most unhinged and maniacal minds in Hollywood today comes this animated anthology series, a collection of irreverent and emotionally shocking animated short films. Each episode plunges elbow-deep into unseen crevices of The Boys Universe. Grey DeLisle, Ben Schwartz, Angela Marie Volpe, Chris Diamantopoulos, Antony Starr, Christian Slater, Eugene Mirman   Added On Amazon Prime 2023-03-19.   YouTube Trailer
One Mississippi
2016 7.6 (4283 votes) 17 Series Comedy, Drama
This semi-autobiographical dark comedy starring Tig Notaro follows her as she returns to her hometown after the sudden death of her mother. Still reeling from her own declining health problems, Tig struggles to find her footing with the loss of the one person in her life who understood her. All while dealing with her clingy girlfriend and her dysfunctional family. Tig Notaro, Rya Kihlstedt, John Rothman, Noah Harpster, Stephanie Allynne, Casey Wilson, Sheryl Lee Ralph   Added On Disney Plus 2022-04-12.   YouTube Trailer
Sneaky Pete
2015 8.1 (38123 votes) 17 Series Crime, Thriller
A con man on the run from a vicious gangster takes cover from his past by assuming the identity of his prison cellmate, Pete, “reuniting” with Pete’s estranged family, a colorful, dysfunctional group that threatens to drag him into a world just as dangerous as the one he’s trying to escape - and, just maybe, give him a taste of the loving family he’s never had. Giovanni Ribisi, Marin Ireland, Margo Martindale, Peter Gerety, Shane McRae, Libe Barer, Justine Cotsonas   Added On Amazon Prime 2020-09-18.   YouTube Trailer
The Underground Railroad
2021 7.5 (8094 votes) 18 Series Drama, Fantasy, History
Follow young Cora’s journey as she makes a desperate bid for freedom in the antebellum South. After escaping her Georgia plantation for the rumored Underground Railroad, Cora discovers no mere metaphor, but an actual railroad full of engineers and conductors, and a secret network of tracks and tunnels beneath the Southern soil. Thuso Mbedu, Chase W. Dillon, Joel Edgerton, Aaron Pierre, Ryan James, Lucius Baston, Jeff Pope   Added On Amazon Prime 2023-07-19.   YouTube Trailer
Mozart in the Jungle
2014 8.1 (25410 votes) 15 Series Comedy, Drama, Music
In the tradition of Anthony Bourdain's "Kitchen Confidential" and Gelsey Kirkland's "Dancing on my Grave" comes an insider’s look into the secret world of classical musicians. From her debut recital at Carnegie Recital Hall to the Broadway pits of "Les Miserables" and "Miss Saigon," Blair Tindall has played with some of the biggest names in classical music for twenty-five years. Now in "Mozart in the Jungle," Tindall exposes the scandalous rock and roll lifestyles of the musicians, conductors, and administrators who inhabit the insular world of classical music. Gael García Bernal, Lola Kirke, Saffron Burrows, Bernadette Peters, Malcolm McDowell, Mark Blum, Joel Bernstein   Added On Amazon Prime 2023-02-06.   YouTube Trailer
2020 7.9 (70967 votes) 16 Series Comedy, Mystery, Science Fiction
In 2033, people who are near death can be “uploaded” into virtual reality hotels run by 6 tech firms. Cash-strapped Nora lives in Brooklyn and works customer service for the luxurious “Lakeview” digital afterlife. When L.A. party-boy/coder Nathan’s self-driving car crashes, his high-maintenance girlfriend uploads him permanently into Nora’s VR world. Robbie Amell, Andy Allo, Allegra Edwards, Zainab Johnson, Kevin Bigley, Andrea Rosen, Owen Daniels   Added On Amazon Prime 2023-03-18.   YouTube Trailer
2013 8.5 (562474 votes) 16 Series Adventure, Drama
The adventures of Ragnar Lothbrok, the greatest hero of his age. The series tells the sagas of Ragnar's band of Viking brothers and his family, as he rises to become King of the Viking tribes. As well as being a fearless warrior, Ragnar embodies the Norse traditions of devotion to the gods. Legend has it that he was a direct descendant of Odin, the god of war and warriors. Katheryn Winnick, Gustaf Skarsgård, Alexander Ludwig, Georgia Hirst, Peter Franzén, Alex Høgh Andersen, Jordan Patrick Smith   Added On Netflix 2022-04-24.   YouTube Trailer
Red Oaks
2014 7.9 (12313 votes) 16 Series Comedy, Sport
A coming-of-age comedy set in the "go-go" 80s that is equal parts hijinks and heartfelt about a college student enjoying a last hurrah before summer comes to an end--and the future begins. David Myers, an assistant tennis pro at the Red Oaks Country Club in suburban New Jersey in 1985, is both reeling from his father's heart attack and conflicted about what major to declare in the fall. While there, he meets a colorful cast of misfit co-workers and wealthy club members including an alluring art student named Skye and her corporate raider father Getty. Craig Roberts, Alexandra Socha, Paul Reiser, Oliver Cooper, Gage Golightly, Ennis Esmer, Jennifer Grey   Added On Amazon Prime 2023-07-19.   YouTube Trailer
Paper Girls
2022 7.3 (11299 votes) 16 Series Adventure, Drama, Science Fiction
It's the day after Halloween in 1988 when four young friends accidentally stumble into an intergalactic battle and find themselves inexplicably transported to the year 2019. When they come face-to-face with their adult selves, each girl discovers her own strengths as together they try to find a way back to the past while saving the world of the future. Camryn Jones, Riley Lai Nelet, Sofia Rosinsky, Fina Strazza, Adina Porter, Nate Corddry, Ali Wong   Added On Amazon Prime 2023-03-18.   YouTube Trailer
The Summer I Turned Pretty
2022 7.4 (28739 votes) 16 Series Drama,
Every summer, Belly and her family head to the Fishers’ beach house in Cousins. Every summer is the same ... until Belly turns sixteen. Relationships will be tested, painful truths will be revealed, and Belly will be forever changed. It’s a summer of first love, first heartbreak and growing up — it's the summer she turns pretty. Lola Tung, Christopher Briney, Gavin Casalegno, Sean Kaufman, Jackie Chung, Rachel Blanchard, Rain Spencer   Added On Amazon Prime 2023-07-19.   YouTube Trailer
As We See It
2022 8.1 (3957 votes) 17 Series Comedy,
Finding love, making friends, getting a job, adulting. Watch as three roommates on the autism spectrum navigate their early 20s with all its joy, tears and laughter. With the help of their families, aide, and sometimes even each other, these roommates experience setbacks and celebrate triumphs on their own unique journeys towards independence and acceptance. Rick Glassman, Sue Ann Pien, Albert Rutecki, Sosie Bacon, Chris Pang, Joe Mantegna, Jennifer Lyons   Added On Amazon Prime 2023-03-19.   YouTube Trailer
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
2017 8.7 (123631 votes) 17 Series Comedy, Drama
It’s 1958 Manhattan and Miriam “Midge” Maisel has everything she’s ever wanted - the perfect husband, kids, and Upper West Side apartment. But when her life suddenly takes a turn and Midge must start over, she discovers a previously unknown talent - one that will take her all the way from the comedy clubs of Greenwich Village to a spot on Johnny Carson’s couch. Rachel Brosnahan, Alex Borstein, Michael Zegen, Tony Shalhoub, Marin Hinkle, Kevin Pollak, Caroline Aaron   Added On Amazon Prime 2023-02-06.   YouTube Trailer
The Wilds
2020 7.3 (23903 votes) 16 Series Adventure, Drama, Mystery
A group of teen girls from different backgrounds must fight for survival after a plane crash strands them on a deserted island. The castaways both clash and bond as they learn more about each other, the secrets they keep, and the traumas they've all endured. But there’s just one twist… these girls did not end up on this island by accident. Sarah Pidgeon, Sophia Ali, Shannon Berry, Jenna Clause, Reign Edwards, Mia Healey, Erana James   Added On Amazon Prime 2023-07-20.   YouTube Trailer
I Love Dick
2016 6.4 (4847 votes) 18 Series Comedy,
Adapted from the lauded feminist novel and set in a colorful academic community in Marfa, Texas, this is the story of a struggling married couple, Chris and Sylvere, and their obsession with a charismatic professor named Dick. Told in Rashomon-style shifts of POV, the series charts the unraveling of a marriage, the awakening of an artist and the deification of a reluctant messiah. Kevin Bacon, Kathryn Hahn, Griffin Dunne, Roberta Colindrez, Bobbi Salvör Menuez, Sebastian Cole, Dionne Audain   Added On Amazon Prime 2023-07-19.   YouTube Trailer
2016 8.1 (51464 votes) 17 Series Drama,
Once a powerful lawyer, Billy McBride is now burned out and washed up, spending more time in a bar than a courtroom. When he reluctantly agrees to pursue a wrongful death lawsuit against the biggest client of Cooperman & McBride, the massive law firm he helped create, Billy and his ragtag team uncover a vast and deadly conspiracy, pitting them all in a life or death trial against the ultimate Goliath. Billy Bob Thornton, Nina Arianda, Tania Raymonde, Diana Hopper, Ana de la Reguera, Julie Brister, William Hurt   Added On Amazon Prime 2023-02-06.   YouTube Trailer
Alex Rider
2020 7.5 (15867 votes) 13 Series Action, Adventure, Drama
Everything changes when Alex Rider learns that his uncle Ian has actually been killed in the line of duty as a British spy. The normal teen is approached by the head of The Department and pressured to help investigate his uncle's death. Alex reluctantly assumes a new identity and goes undercover in a remote boarding school called Point Blanc. Otto Farrant, Brenock O'Connor, Ronkẹ Adékoluẹjo, Vicky McClure, Stephen Dillane, Ace Bhatti, Nyasha Hatendi   Added On Amazon Prime 2023-02-06.   YouTube Trailer
The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power
2022 6.9 (326911 votes) 12 Series Action, Adventure, Drama
Beginning in a time of relative peace, we follow an ensemble cast of characters as they confront the re-emergence of evil to Middle-earth. From the darkest depths of the Misty Mountains, to the majestic forests of Lindon, to the breathtaking island kingdom of Númenor, to the furthest reaches of the map, these kingdoms and characters will carve out legacies that live on long after they are gone. Morfydd Clark, Robert Aramayo, Charlie Vickers, Ismael Cruz Córdova, Nazanin Boniadi, Tyroe Muhafidin, Owain Arthur   Added On Amazon Prime 2022-09-09.   YouTube Trailer
2019 7.2 (2287 votes) 18 Series Crime, Documentary
This four-part docuseries investigates the events of 1993, where Lorena Bobbitt sliced off her husband's penis after years of abuse. John and Lorena Bobbitt's stories exploded into a 24-hour news cycle. She became a national joke, her suffering ignored by the male-dominated press. But as John spiraled downward, Lorena found strength in the scars of her ordeal. Lorena Bobbitt, John Wayne Bobbitt, Dr. James Sehn, Sindi Leo, John Tillman, Dani Harris, Whoopi Goldberg   Added On Amazon Prime 2023-03-18.   YouTube Trailer
The Wheel of Time
2021 7.1 (120524 votes) 16 Series Action, Adventure, Drama
Follow Moiraine, a member of the shadowy and influential all-female organization called the “Aes Sedai” as she embarks on a dangerous, world-spanning journey with five young men and women. Moiraine believes one of them might be the reincarnation of an incredibly powerful individual, whom prophecies say will either save humanity or destroy it. Rosamund Pike, Daniel Henney, Josha Stradowski, Zoë Robins, Madeleine Madden, Marcus Rutherford, Kate Fleetwood   Added On Amazon Prime 2023-07-20.   YouTube Trailer
The Outlaws
2021 7.7 (14046 votes) 17 Series Comedy, Crime, Drama
Seven strangers from different walks of life - people who would never normally interact - are forced to work together to renovate a derelict community centre. They resent the menial physical labour and they resent each other. But when one of their number gets dragged into a dangerous world of organised crime, they unite in ways none of them thought possible. Christopher Walken, Stephen Merchant, Darren Boyd, Rhianne Barreto, Gamba Cole, Clare Perkins, Eleanor Tomlinson   Added On Amazon Prime 2023-07-20.   YouTube Trailer
The Pale Horse
2020 6.1 (5561 votes) 14 Series Crime, Mystery
After a list of names is found in the shoe of a dead woman, one of the named people begins investigating and is drawn to the The Pale Horse, the home of a trio of rumored witches living in a small village. Word has it that the witches can do away with wealthy relatives using dark arts. Rufus Sewell, Kaya Scodelario, Georgina Campbell, Sean Pertwee, Bertie Carvel, Kathy Keira Clarke, Sheila Atim   Added On Stan 2022-04-15.   Leaving 2024-11-29. YouTube Trailer
The Legend of Vox Machina
2022 8.4 (34040 votes) 18 Series Action, Adventure, Animation
They're rowdy, they're ragtag, they're misfits turned mercenaries for hire. Vox Machina is more interested in easy money and cheap ale than actually protecting the realm. But when the kingdom is threatened by evil, this boisterous crew realizes that they are the only ones capable of restoring justice. Ashley Johnson, Laura Bailey, Marisha Ray, Matthew Mercer, Sam Riegel, Liam O'Brien, Taliesin Jaffe   Added On Amazon Prime 2023-02-10.   YouTube Trailer
The Rig
2023 5.8 (10761 votes) 17 Series Drama, Mystery, Science Fiction
When the crew of the Kishorn Bravo oil rig, stationed off the Scottish coast, is due to return to the mainland, a mysterious and all-enveloping fog rolls through and they find themselves cut off from all communication with the outside world. As the rig is hit by massive tremors, the crew endeavor to discover what’s driving the unknown force. But a major accident forces them to ask questions about who they can really trust. Emily Hampshire, Iain Glen, Martin Compston, Mark Bonnar, Molly Vevers, Stuart McQuarrie, Abraham Popoola   Added On Amazon Prime 2023-02-20.   YouTube Trailer
The Lake
2022 6.3 (2430 votes) 13 Series Comedy, Drama
After returning from abroad after a break-up with his long-term partner, Justin plans to connect with his teenage daughter he gave up for adoption. His plans to make new memories with his daughter at the family cottage go awry when he discovers his parents left it to his picture-perfect step-sister, Maisy-May. Jon Dore, Travis Nelson, Carolyn Scott, Declan Whaley, Natalie Lisinska, Terry Chen, Brielle Robillard   Added On Amazon Prime 2023-07-20.   YouTube Trailer
The Terminal List
2022 7.9 (96017 votes) 18 Series Action, Drama, Thriller
Navy SEAL Commander James Reece turns to vengeance as he investigates the mysterious forces behind the murder of his entire platoon. Free from the military’s command structure, Reece applies the lessons he’s learned from nearly two decades of warfare to hunt down the people responsible. Chris Pratt, Taylor Kitsch, Constance Wu, Riley Keough, Arlo Mertz, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Jared Shaw   Added On Amazon Prime 2022-07-12.   YouTube Trailer
A League of Their Own
2022 7.6 (23705 votes) 16 Series Comedy, Drama, Sport
In 1943, Carson Shaw travels to Chicago to try out for the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League. There, she meets other women who also dream of playing pro baseball and makes connections that open up her world. Rockford local Max Chapman also comes to the tryouts but is turned away. With the support of her best friend Clance, she must forge a new path to pursue her dream. Abbi Jacobson, Chanté Adams, D'Arcy Carden, Gbemisola Ikumelo, Kelly McCormack, Roberta Colindrez, Melanie Field   Added On Amazon Prime 2023-03-17.   YouTube Trailer
Leverage: Redemption
2021 8.2 (19361 votes) 15 Series Crime, Mystery, Thriller
The Hitter, the Hacker, the Grifter and the Thief are together again, this time with help from a new tech genius and corporate fixer, to take on a new kind of villain. From the man who created an opioid crisis from the comfort of his boardroom to the shadowy security firm that helps hide dangerous secrets for a price - when someone needs help, they provide... Leverage. Noah Wyle, Gina Bellman, Christian Kane, Beth Riesgraf, Aleyse Shannon, Aldis Hodge, Lucy Taylor  
2015 7.3 (22308 votes) 16 Series Drama, Horror, Mystery
Fortitude is a place like nowhere else. Although surrounded by the savage beauty of the Arctic landscape, Fortitude is one of the safest towns on earth. There has never been a violent crime here. Until now. In such a close-knit community a murder touches everyone and the unsettling, mysterious horror of this crime threatens the future of the town itself. Richard Dormer, Sienna Guillory, Mia Nielsen-Jexen, Sofie Gråbøl, Luke Treadaway, Darren Boyd, Björn Hlynur Haraldsson   YouTube Trailer
The Peripheral
2022 7.6 (71980 votes) 16 Series Drama, Mystery, Science Fiction
Stuck in a small Appalachian town, a young woman’s only escape from the daily grind is playing advanced video games. She is such a good player that a company sends her a new video game system to test…but it has a surprise in store. It unlocks all of her dreams of finding a purpose, romance, and glamour in what seems like a game…but it also puts her and her family in real danger. Chloë Grace Moretz, Gary Carr, Jack Reynor, JJ Feild, T'Nia Miller, Louis Herthum, Katie Leung   Added On Amazon Prime 2023-03-19.   YouTube Trailer
Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan
2018 8.0 (158874 votes) 16 Series Action, Drama, Thriller
When CIA analyst Jack Ryan stumbles upon a suspicious series of bank transfers his search for answers pulls him from the safety of his desk job and catapults him into a deadly game of cat and mouse throughout Europe and the Middle East, with a rising terrorist figurehead preparing for a massive attack against the US and her allies. John Krasinski, Wendell Pierce, Michael Kelly, Abbie Cornish, Betty Gabriel, John Hoogenakker, Adam Bernett   Added On Amazon Prime 2023-07-19.   YouTube Trailer
The Power
2023 6.5 (7114 votes) 17 Series Drama, Fantasy
The world of The Power is our world, but for one twist of nature. Suddenly teenage girls develop the power to electrocute people at will. Following remarkable characters from London to Seattle, Nigeria to Eastern Europe, the Power evolves from a tingle in teenagers’ collarbones to a complete reversal of power balance. Toni Collette, Halle Bush, Ria Zmitrowicz, Auli'i Cravalho, Toheeb Jimoh, John Leguizamo, Heather Agyepong   Added On Amazon Prime 2023-07-20.   YouTube Trailer
Night Sky
2022 7.4 (20751 votes) 16 Series Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Irene and Franklin York, a retired couple, have a secret: a Chamber buried in their backyard that miraculously leads to a strange, deserted planet. When an enigmatic young man arrives, the Yorks quiet existence is upended and the mysterious Chamber they thought they knew so well turns out to be much more than they could have ever imagined. Sissy Spacek, J.K. Simmons, Cass Buggé, Adam Bartley, Chai Hansen, Julieta Zylberberg, Rocío Hernández   Added On Amazon Prime 2023-03-20.   YouTube Trailer
Truth Seekers
2020 7.0 (14172 votes) 16 Series Comedy, Fantasy
A ghost-hunting duo team up to uncover and film paranormal sightings across the U.K. and share their adventures on an online channel. Their supernatural experiences grow more frequent, terrifying, and even deadly as the pair begin to uncover a conspiracy that could threaten the entire human race. Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Samson Kayo, Malcolm McDowell, Emma D'Arcy, Susan Wokoma, Taj Atwal   Added On Amazon Prime 2023-03-19.   YouTube Trailer
The ABC Murders
2018 6.6 (10695 votes) 14 Series Crime, Drama, Mystery
1933. Hercule Poirot, older and greyer, receives letters threatening murder. The sender signs themselves only as “A.B.C.” When he takes the letters to the police looking for help, Hercule finds all his old friends have moved on. But soon there is a murder and the once-great detective must take matters into his own hands. John Malkovich, Rupert Grint, Eamon Farren, Andrew Buchan, Bronwyn James, Tara Fitzgerald, Anya Chalotra   YouTube Trailer
Jean-Claude Van Johnson
2016 7.5 (9630 votes) 16 Series Action, Comedy
Jean-Claude Van Damme is a global martial arts & film sensation, also operating under the simple alias of "Johnson" as the world's best undercover private contractor. Retired for years, a chance encounter with a lost love brings him back to the game. This time, he'll be deadlier than ever. Probably. Jean-Claude Van Damme, Kat Foster, Bar Paly, Phylicia Rashād, Moisés Arias, Stacey Danger, DeMark Thompson   Added On Amazon Prime 2023-03-19.   YouTube Trailer
Daisy Jones & the Six
2023 8.1 (30572 votes) 17 Series Drama, Music
In 1977, Daisy Jones & The Six were on top of the world. Fronted by two charismatic lead singers — Daisy Jones and Billy Dunne — the band had risen from obscurity to fame. And then, after a sold-out show at Chicago's Soldier Field, they called it quits. Now, decades later, the band members finally agree to reveal the truth. Riley Keough, Sam Claflin, Camila Morrone, Suki Waterhouse, Will Harrison, Josh Whitehouse, Sebastian Chacon   Added On Amazon Prime 2023-07-20.   YouTube Trailer
Z: The Beginning of Everything
2015 7.0 (4452 votes) 14 Series Biography, Drama, History
A biography series based on the life of Zelda Sayre Fitzgerald, the brilliant, beautiful and talented Southern Belle who becomes the original flapper and icon of the wild, flamboyant Jazz Age in the 20s. Z starts before Zelda Fitzgerald meets the unpublished writer F. Scott Fitzgerald and moves through their passionate, turbulent love affair and their marriage-made in heaven, lived out in hell as the celebrity couple of their time. Christina Ricci, David Hoflin, David Strathairn, Kristine Nielsen, Jim True-Frost, Corey Cott, Christina Bennett Lind   Added On Amazon Prime 2021-04-21.   YouTube Trailer
The Grand Tour
2016 8.7 (77876 votes) 15 Series Sport, Talk Show
Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May are back with a show about adventure, excitement and friendship... as long as you accept that the people you call friends are also the ones you find extremely annoying. Sometimes it's even a show about cars. Follow them on their global adventure. Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, James May, Abbie Eaton, Mike Skinner, Carol Vorderman, Jeremy Renner   Added On Amazon Prime 2022-12-08.   YouTube Trailer
2022 4.8 (509 votes) 17 Series Drama,
Follow the connected lives of several strangers, each facing their own struggle, viewed through the prism of UK rap and drill music. As the strangers’ worlds begin to unravel around them, they come to the realisation that every action, no matter how small, has a consequence.   Added On Amazon Prime 2023-03-20.   YouTube Trailer