Sitcoms The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime  

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The best streaming Amazon Prime sitcoms feature many of the most memorable TV characters of all time as seen in some great television sitcoms and TV programs. What are the best TV series on Amazon Prime? With so many choices, how can anyone decide which show to watch? Some might opt to revisit old favorites, like I Love Lucy or Cheers, while other viewers are looking to check out some of the best TV shows of recent memory (like Transparent and The Tick) that they missed during their original runs. What TV sitcoms 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 sitcoms 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 Workaholics does not mean you'll necessarily go for Tosh.0, for example. Hopefully, if you're on the fence about committing to a particular streaming sitcoms on Amazon Prime, this list can help you out a bit.

Whether you're into wacky comedies like Eastbound & Down or the classics like The Andy Griffith Show, you can easily get sucked in to a new favorite show watching Amazon streaming. There really is something out there for everyone!

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Cheers is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
Ted Danson, Rhea Perlman, John Ratzenberger
Cheers is an American sitcom that ran for eleven seasons between 1982 and 1993. The show was produced by Charles/Burrows/Charles Productions in association with Paramount Network Television for ...more
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192 95
Frasier is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
Kelsey Grammer, Jane Leeves, David Hyde Pierce
Frasier is an American sitcom that was broadcast on NBC for eleven seasons, premiering on September 16, 1993, and concluding on May 13, 2004. The program was created and produced by David ...more
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167 79
I Love Lucy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz, Vivian Vance
I Love Lucy is an American television sitcom starring Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz, Vivian Vance, and William Frawley. The black-and-white series originally ran from October 15, 1951, to May 6, ...more
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33 20
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
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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21 10
The Andy Griffith Show is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
Andy Griffith, Ron Howard, Don Knotts
The Andy Griffith Show is an American sitcom, which originally ran on CBS from October 3, 1960 to April 1, 1968. The show, a semi-spin-off from an episode of The Danny Thomas Show, starred Andy ...more
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53 114
Suits is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
Gabriel Macht, Patrick J. Adams, Meghan Markle
Suits is a USA Network legal drama created by Aaron Korsh that stars Patrick J. Adams as Michael "Mike" Ross and Gabriel Macht as Harvey Specter. The first episode debuted on June 23, ...more
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16 7
3rd Rock from the Sun is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
John Lithgow, Jane Curtin, Kristen Johnston
3rd Rock from the Sun is an American sitcom that aired from 1996 to 2001 on NBC. The show is about four extraterrestrials who are on an expedition to Earth, which they consider to be a very ...more
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20 16
Curb Your Enthusiasm is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
Larry David, Cheryl Hines, Jeff Garlin
Curb Your Enthusiasm is an American improvised comedy television series produced and broadcast by HBO, which premiered on October 15, 2000. It has aired 80 episodes over eight seasons, the last ...more
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12 5
Family Ties is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
Michael J. Fox, Michael Gross, Meredith Baxter
Family Ties is an American sitcom that aired on NBC from September 22, 1982 until May 14, 1989. The series, created by Gary David Goldberg, reflected the move in the United States from the ...more
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12 9
Roseanne is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
Roseanne Barr, John Goodman, Laurie Metcalf
Roseanne is an American sitcom that was broadcast on ABC from October 18, 1988, to May 20, 1997. Starring Roseanne Barr, the show revolved around the Conners, an Illinois working-class family. ...more
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16 16
The Tick is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
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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27 89
Alpha House is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
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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7 6
The Beverly Hillbillies is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
Buddy Ebsen, Donna Douglas, Irene Ryan
The Beverly Hillbillies is an American sitcom originally broadcast for nine seasons on CBS from September 26, 1962 to March 23, 1971, starring Buddy Ebsen, Irene Ryan, Donna Douglas, and Max ...more
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2 0
A Different World is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
Lisa Bonet, Kadeem Hardison, Jasmine Guy
A Different World is an American television sitcom which aired for six seasons on NBC. It is a spin-off series from The Cosby Show and originally centered on Denise Huxtable and the life of ...more
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13 19
Veep is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Anna Chlumsky, Tony Hale
Veep is an HBO television comedy series, starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus, set in the office of Selina Meyer, a fictional Vice President, and subsequent President, of the United States. The series ...more
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1 0
Grounded for Life is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
Donal Logue, Megyn Price, Kevin Corrigan
Grounded for Life was an American television sitcom that debuted on January 10, 2001, as a mid-season replacement on the Fox Network. It was created by Mike Schiff and Bill Martin. It ran for ...more
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20 74
Tenacious D is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
Jack Black, David Cross, Laura Kightlinger
Tenacious D: The Greatest Band on Earth is a TV series that ran on HBO in 1997, 1999 and 2000. It featured the fictional accounts of the real band Tenacious D, which is composed of members Jack ...more
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10 15
Mozart in the Jungle is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
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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8 12
Red Oaks is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
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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8 12
Wallace and Gromit is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
Peter Sallis
Wallace and Gromit is a British stop-motion comedy animation series created by Nick Park of Aardman Animations. The series consists of four short films and a feature-length film. The series ...more
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6 10
Bored to Death is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
Jason Schwartzman, Zach Galifianakis, Ted Danson
This series was an American comedy series that ran on HBO from September 20, 2009 to November 28, 2011. The show was created by author Jonathan Ames, and stars Jason Schwartzman as a fictional ...more
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3 5
Hearts Afire is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
Billy Bob Thornton, John Ritter, Markie Post
Hearts Afire is an American sitcom that aired from September 14, 1992 to February 1, 1995 on CBS. It starred John Ritter and Markie Post, with Post portraying a journalist and Ritter playing a ...more
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3 5
Father Knows Best is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
Robert Young, Jane Wyatt, Elinor Donahue
Father Knows Best is an American radio and television comedy series which portrayed a middle class family life in the Midwest. It was created by writer Ed James in the 1940s, and ran on radio ...more
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3 5
Cosby is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
Bill Cosby, Phylicia Rashad, Doug E. Doug
Cosby is an American situation comedy television series broadcast on CBS from September 16, 1996, to April 28, 2000, loosely based on the British sitcom One Foot in the Grave. The program stars ...more
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0 0
Corner Gas is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
Gabrielle Miller, Brent Butt, Eric Peterson
Corner Gas is a Canadian television sitcom created by Brent Butt. The series ran for six seasons from 2004 to 2009. Re-runs still air on CTV, CTV Two and The Comedy Network in Canada. The series ...more