Entertainment The Best Amazon Original Comedy Shows  

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List Rules Vote up the best original comedies from Amazon. Originals and co-productions only.

Here are the best Amazon Video original comedy shows currently streaming right now. Featuring period comedies, political satire, and even superheroes, this list of Amazon Video comedy originals is updated with new and popular shows. What is the best Amazon Video original comedy series?

The latest and newest Amazon Video original comedies include The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, The Tick, and Forever. Must-watch Amazon Video original comedy series also includes Transparent, Mozart in the Jungle, and Red Oaks.  

Vote up the best original comedy series on Amazon Video, and add your favorites if they're missing from the list.

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The Tick is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Amazon Original Comedy Shows
Peter Serafinowicz, Griffin Newman, Valorie Curry
The Tick (Amazon, 2016) is an American television series based on the character The Tick from the comic book of the same name. In a world where superheroes have been real for decades, an ...more
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The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Amazon Original Comedy Shows
Rachel Brosnahan, Michael Zegen, Alex Borstein
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (Amazon, 2017) is an American television series, created by Amy Sherman-Palladino and starring Rachel Brosnahan as a housewife in the 1950s who decides to become a ...more
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Mozart in the Jungle is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Amazon Original Comedy Shows
Lola Kirke, Gael García Bernal, Saffron Burrows
Mozart in the Jungle (Amazon Video, 2014) is a web television series developed by Roman Coppola, Jason Schwartzman, and Alex Timbers. It was inspired by Mozart in the Jungle: Sex, Drugs, and ...more
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Red Oaks is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Amazon Original Comedy Shows
Craig Roberts, Jennifer Grey, Richard Kind
Red Oaks (Amazon Video, 2015) is a comedy web television series created by Joe Gangemi and Gregory Jacobs. David (Craig Roberts), a college student, begins working at a New Jersey country club ...more
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Comrade Detective is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Amazon Original Comedy Shows
Channing Tatum, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Florin Piersic Jr.
Comrade Detective (Amazon, 2017) is an American satire buddy cop show created by Brian Gatewood and Alessandro Tanaka. Romanian detectives Gregor Anghel (Channing Tatum) and Joseph Baciu (Joseph ...more
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Transparent is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Amazon Original Comedy Shows
Jeffrey Tambor, Amy Landecker, Judith Light
Transparent is an American comedy-drama television series produced by Picrow for Amazon Studios that debuted on February 6, 2014. The series was created and directed by Jill Soloway. The story ...more
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Inside Jokes is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Amazon Original Comedy Shows
Inside Jokes Rosebud Baker, Jc Currais, Robert Dean
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One Mississippi is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Amazon Original Comedy Shows
Tig Notaro, Casey Wilson, Noah Harpster
One Mississippi (Amazon Prime, 2016) is a semi-autobiographical American comedy television series created by comedian Tig Notaro. Los Angeles radio host Tig Bavaro returns to Bay St. Lucille, ...more
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Forever is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Amazon Original Comedy Shows
Ioan Gruffudd, Alana De La Garza, Joel David Moore
Forever is an American drama television series about Dr. Henry Morgan, an immortal medical examiner in New York City. The series aired on ABC as part of the 2014–15 fall television season. The ...more
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Jean-Claude Van Johnson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Amazon Original Comedy Shows
Jean-Claude Van Damme, Kat Foster, Moises Arias
Jean-Claude Van Johnson (Amazon Video, 2017) is an American action comedy-drama television series created by Dave Callaham. Global martial arts sensation Jean-Claude Van Damme is also a former ...more
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The Kicks is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Amazon Original Comedy Shows
Sixx Orange, Emyri Crutchfield, Gabe Eggerling
The Kicks (Amazon Video, 2015) is an American teen comedy television series created by Alex Morgan and David Babcock. When twelve-year-old soccer player Devin (Sixx Orange) moves to California ...more
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I Love Dick is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Amazon Original Comedy Shows
Kevin Bacon, Kathryn Hahn, Griffin Dunne
I Love Dick (Amazon, 2017) is an American television series created by Jill Soloway and Sarah Gubbins. Based on the novel by Chris Kraus, the series follows a husband (Griffin Dunne) and wife ...more
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Betas is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Amazon Original Comedy Shows
Joe Dinicol, Charlie Saxton, Karan Soni
Betas is set in the world of Silicon Valley start-ups and centers on a quartet of under-socialized computer geeks who have designed a killer app that could transform the social lives of about 6 ...more
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Gortimer Gibbon's Life on Norm... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Amazon Original Comedy Shows
Sloane Morgan Siegel, Ashley Boettcher, Drew Justice
Gortimer Gibbon's Life on Normal Street (Amazon Video, 2014) is an American live action family television series created by David Anaxagoras. Gortimer Gibbon (Sloane Morgan Siegel) and his two ...more
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Alpha House is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Amazon Original Comedy Shows
John Goodman, Clark Johnson, Matt Malloy
Alpha House is an American political satire television series produced by Amazon Studios. The show stars John Goodman, Clark Johnson, Matt Malloy and Mark Consuelos as four Republican U.S. ...more
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The Dangerous Book for Boys is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Amazon Original Comedy Shows
The Dangerous Book for Boys Chris Diamantopoulos, Gabriel Bateman, Drew Logan Powell
The Dangerous Book for Boys (Amazon Video, 2018) is an American comedy-drama web television series created by Bryan Cranston and Greg Mottola, based on the book by Conn and Hal Iggulden. Coping ...more
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Crisis in Six Scenes is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Amazon Original Comedy Shows
Woody Allen, Miley Cyrus, Elaine May
Crisis in Six Scenes is an American television mini-series written and directed by Woody Allen for Amazon Studios. The series is set in the 1960s during turbulent times in the United States. A ...more