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The best streaming Amazon Prime TV shows and television series feature many of the most memorable TV characters of all time as seen in some great television dramas, sci-fi/fantasy shows, sitcoms and reality TV programs. What are the best shows on Amazon Prime? With so many choices, how can anyone decide which show to watch? Some might opt to revisit old favorites, like Twin Peaks and Buffy the Vampire Slayer, while other viewers are looking to check out some of the best TV shows of recent memory (like The Wire and Arrested Development) that they missed during their original runs. What TV shows are streaming on Amazon Prime? This list is all about deciding which Amazon Prime streaming TV shows are the ones that are must-see television. Be sure to vote for your personal favorites and vote down any shows you just couldn't get through. Also, feel free to add any great streaming Amazon Prime shows that aren't listed.

Having a lot of options is not exactly a bad thing, but with the multitude of available Amazon Prime streaming television programs, it can be a little overwhelming. Sure, Amazon Prime "suggests" shows for you, but let's face it: sometimes that doesn't work out so well. Just because you adore American Horror Story does not mean you'll necessarily go for Hannibal, for example. Hopefully, if you're on the fence about committing to a particular streaming TV show on Amazon Prime, this list can help you out a bit.

Whether you're into heavier dramas like Sons of Anarchy, Falling Skies, or Grimm, first-rate sitcoms like Arrested Development and Workaholics or the excellent science fiction TV programs like Doctor Who, you can easily get sucked in to a new favorite show watching Amazon Prime streaming. There really is something out there for everyone!

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Downton Abbey is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
Downton Abbey Hugh Bonneville, Phyllis Logan, Elizabeth McGovern

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The Americans is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
The Americans Keri Russell, Matthew Rhys, Holly Taylor

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Star Trek: The Next Generation is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
Star Trek: The Next Generation Patrick Stewart, Brent Spiner, Jonathan Frakes

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Cheers is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
Cheers Ted Danson, Rhea Perlman, John Ratzenberger

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Doctor Who is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
Doctor Who Peter Capaldi, Jenna Coleman, Matt Smith

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Grimm is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
Grimm David Giuntoli, Silas Weir Mitchell, Sasha Roiz

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Suits is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
Suits Gabriel Macht, Patrick J. Adams, Meghan Markle

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The Wire is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
The Wire Dominic West, Lance Reddick, Sonja Sohn

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Vikings is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
Vikings Travis Fimmel, Clive Standen, Gustaf Skarsgård

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24 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
24 Kiefer Sutherland, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Carlos Bernard

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Sons of Anarchy is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
Sons of Anarchy Charlie Hunnam, Katey Sagal, Mark Boone Junior

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True Blood is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
True Blood Anna Paquin, Stephen Moyer, Sam Trammell

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Justified is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
Justified Timothy Olyphant, Nick Searcy, Joelle Carter

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Six Feet Under is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
Six Feet Under Peter Krause, Michael C. Hall, Frances Conroy

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The Good Wife is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
The Good Wife Julianna Margulies, Chris Noth, Josh Charles

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Bosch is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
Bosch Titus Welliver, Jamie Hector, Amy Aquino

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Boardwalk Empire is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
Boardwalk Empire Steve Buscemi, Stephen Graham, Vincent Piazza

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The Newsroom is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
The Newsroom Jeff Daniels, Emily Mortimer, John Gallagher Jr.

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Mr. Robot is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
Mr. Robot Rami Malek, Carly Chaikin, Portia Doubleday

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Deadwood is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
Deadwood Timothy Olyphant, Ian McShane, Molly Parker

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Under the Dome is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
Under the Dome Mike Vogel, Rachelle Lefevre, Alexander Koch

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MacGyver is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
MacGyver Richard Dean Anderson, Dana Elcar, Bruce McGill

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It's Always Sunny in Philadelp... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia Charlie Day, Glenn Howerton, Rob McElhenney

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American Horror Story is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
American Horror Story Lady Gaga, Kathy Bates, Angela Bassett

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Falling Skies is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
Falling Skies Noah Wyle, Drew Roy, Maxim Knight

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Oz is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
Oz Ernie Hudson, J.K. Simmons, Lee Tergesen

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The Office is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
The Office Rainn Wilson, John Krasinski, Jenna Fischer

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Covert Affairs is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
Covert Affairs Piper Perabo, Christopher Gorham, Kari Matchett

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Hannibal is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
Hannibal Hugh Dancy, Mads Mikkelsen, Caroline Dhavernas

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Workaholics is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
Workaholics Blake Anderson, Adam DeVine, Anders Holm

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Teen Wolf is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
Teen Wolf Tyler Posey, Dylan O'Brien, Holland Roden

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Carnivàle is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
Carnivàle Michael J. Anderson, Adrienne Barbeau, Clancy Brown

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Dead Like Me is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
Dead Like Me Ellen Muth, Callum Blue, Jasmine Guy

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Curb Your Enthusiasm is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
Curb Your Enthusiasm Larry David, Cheryl Hines, Jeff Garlin

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Alpha House is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
Alpha House John Goodman, Clark Johnson, Matt Malloy

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The Man in the High Castle is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
The Man in the High Castle Rufus Sewell, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Arnold Chun

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Blue Bloods is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
Blue Bloods Donnie Wahlberg, Bridget Moynahan, Will Estes

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Eastbound & Down is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
Eastbound & Down Danny McBride, Steve Little, Katy Mixon

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Girls is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
Girls Lena Dunham, Allison Williams, Jemima Kirke

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Life in Pieces is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
Life in Pieces Dan Bakkedahl, Holly J. Barrett, Betsy Brandt

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Awkward. is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best TV Shows On Amazon Prime
Awkward. Ashley Rickards, Beau Mirchoff, Jillian Rose Reed