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The Best Sci-Fi Shows on Amazon Prime

Updated January 27, 2021 4.9k votes 1.6k voters 98.9k views38 items

List RulesVote up the best sci-fi series currently streaming on Amazon Prime.

Amazon Prime is home to an extensive list of TV shows, and where there's great TV, there's great sci-fi shows. From animated series to popular hits, there's truly something for everyone on Prime. Whether you like a little drama in your sci-fi, like that of Under the Dome, or something a little more classic like the original Star Trek, Amazon has something to suit your taste. In fact, you can even find a decent selection of sci-fi anime series and Amazon Video sci-fi originals like Tales From The Loop

Of course, the best sci-fi shows on Amazon Prime aren't going to disappoint, but some top series are simply better than others—and that's where you as fans come in. Help fellow sci-fi enthusiasts find the best and newest Amazon Prime sci-fi series by voting up your favorites, and downvoting any shows accordingly.

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    The Expanse

    Thomas Jane, Steven Strait

    Premiered2015

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    Stargate SG-1

    Richard Dean Anderson, Michael Shanks

    Premiered1997

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    #4 of 84 The Best Syfy Original Shows#17 of 48 The Best Showtime Shows of All Time, Ranked

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    The Man in the High Castle

    Alexa Davalos, Rupert Evans

    Premiered2015

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    #21 of 24 Current TV Shows You Totally Lie About Watching To Sound Smart#13 of 51 What to Watch If You Love 'Band of Brothers'

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    Star Trek: The Next Generation

    Patrick Stewart, Brent Spiner

    Premiered1987

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    Famous People You Didn't Know Were On 'Star Trek: The Next Generation'#33 of 79 The Best CBS Shows of All Time

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    Upload

    Robbie Amell, Andy Allo

    Premiered2020

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    #19 of 285 The Best TV Shows Returning In 2021#20 of 329 The Best 2020 Original Streaming Platform Shows

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    Salvation

    Charlie Rowe, Jacqueline Byers

    Premiered2017

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    #31 of 48 The Best New CBS TV Shows of the Last Few Years#18 of 20 The Most Underrated Sci-Fi TV Shows Of The 2010s

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    Stargate Atlantis

    Joe Flanigan, Rachel Luttrell

    Premiered2004

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    #107 of 270 The Best Cult TV Shows of All Time#123 of 158 Shows With The Best Freakin' Series Finales Of All Time

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    Star Trek: The Original Series

    William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy

    Premiered1966

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    Orphan Black

    Tatiana Maslany, Dylan Bruce

    Premiered2013

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    Eureka

    Colin Ferguson, Salli Richardson-Whitfield

    Premiered2006

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    #43 of 102 The Best Dramedy TV Series#48 of 57 The Best Science Fiction Franchises of All Time

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    Humans

    Manpreet Bachu, Emily Berrington

    Premiered2015

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    Grimm

    David Giuntoli, Silas Weir Mitchell

    Premiered2011

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    The Best Seasons of Grimm#294 of 508 The Best TV Theme Songs of All Time

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    Star Trek: Enterprise

    Scott Bakula, John Billingsley

    Premiered2001

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    #18 of 32 The Best UPN Shows#38 of 149 The Best TV Spinoffs

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    Star Trek: Voyager

    Kate Mulgrew, Robert Beltran

    Premiered1995

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    #144 of 223 The Greatest TV Shows for Women#102 of 124 TV Shows with the Hottest Casts

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    Tales from the Loop

    Rebecca Hall, Duncan Joiner

    Premiered2020

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    Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams

    Timothy Spall, Anthony Boyle

    Premiered2017

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    #181 of 279 The Best Sci-Fi Television Series Of All Time#28 of 107 The Best Amazon Original Series

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    Farscape

    Ben Browder, Claudia Black

    Premiered1999

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    The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

    Stephen Moore, Simon Jones

    Premiered1981

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    #33 of 106 The Best British Sitcoms of All Time#6 of 40 The Very Best British Sci Fi Shows, Ranked

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    Mr. Robot

    Rami Malek, Carly Chaikin

    Premiered2015

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    Mr. Robot Easter Eggs#105 of 631 The Best TV Shows To Binge Watch

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    The Lost Room

    Peter Krause, Julianna Margulies

    Premiered2006

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    #36 of 147 The Best Miniseries in TV History#231 of 279 The Greatest Supernatural Shows of All Time

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    A Gifted Man

    Patrick Wilson, Jennifer Ehle

    Premiered2011

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    #79 of 100 The Best 2010s CBS Series#28 of 41 The Great Medical Drama TV Shows of All Time

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    The Feed

    Guy Burnet, Nina Toussaint-White

    Premiered2019

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    Flash Gordon

    Gina Holden, Karen Cliche

    Premiered2007

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    3rd Rock from the Sun

    John Lithgow, Jane Curtin

    Premiered1996

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    #28 of 201 The TV Shows with the Best Writing#21 of 54 The Best NBC Comedies Of All Time

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    The Tick

    Peter Serafinowicz, Griffin Newman

    Premiered2016

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    #135 of 726 The Best Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years#231 of 446 The Funniest TV Shows of All Time