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The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime

Updated August 18, 2020 1.3k votes 873 voters 60.1k views37 items

List RulesMust be TV sitcoms available on Amazon Prime

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, 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. 

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. Hopefully, if you're on the fence about committing to a particular streaming sitcom on Amazon Prime, this list can help you out a bit.

Whether you're into wacky comedies like or the classics like, 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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  • 1
    The Office is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
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    The Office

    Ricky Gervais, Martin Freeman

    Premiered2001

    The Office (BBC Two, 2001) is a British television mockumentary sitcom created, written, and... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button
  • 2
    30 Rock is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
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    30 Rock

    Tina Fey, Alec Baldwin

    Premiered2006

    30 Rock (NBC, 2006) is an American satirical sitcom television series created by Tina Fey.... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button

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    Absolutely Fabulous is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
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    Absolutely Fabulous

    Jennifer Saunders, Joanna Lumley

    Premiered1992

    Absolutely Fabulous, also known as Ab Fab, is a BBC television sitcom created by Jennifer... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button

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    The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
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    The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

    Rachel Brosnahan, Michael Zegen

    Premiered2017

    The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (Amazon Video, 2017) is an American period comedy-drama web... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button

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    The Andy Griffith Show is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
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    The Andy Griffith Show

    Andy Griffith, Ron Howard

    Premiered1960

    The Andy Griffith Show is an American sitcom, which originally ran on CBS from October 3, 1960... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button

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  • 6
    Roseanne is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
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    Roseanne

    Roseanne Barr, John Goodman

    Premiered1988

    Roseanne (ABC, 1988) is an American television sitcom created by Matt Williams, Marcy Carsey,... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button

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  • 7
    Fleabag is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
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    Fleabag

    Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Hugh Skinner

    Premiered2016

    Fleabag (BBC Three, 2016) is a British comedy series created by Phoebe Waller-Bridge, based on... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button
  • 8
    The Tick is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
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    The Tick

    Peter Serafinowicz, Griffin Newman
    The Tick (Amazon, 2016) is an American television series based on the character The Tick from... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button

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  • 9
    Catastrophe is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
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    Catastrophe

    Sharon Horgan, Rob Delaney

    Premiered2015

    Catastrophe (Channel 4, 2015) a British sitcom created by Rob Delaney and Sharon Horgan. After... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button

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  • 10
    A Different World is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
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    A Different World

    Lisa Bonet, Kadeem Hardison

    Premiered1987

    A Different World (NBC, 1987) is an American sitcom created by Bill Cosby, and a spin-off of... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button

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  • 11
    Mr. Bean is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
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    Mr. Bean

    Rowan Atkinson, Robin Driscoll

    Premiered1990

    Mr. Bean is a British sitcom created by Rowan Atkinson and Richard Curtis, produced by Tiger... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button
  • 12
    The Addams Family is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
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    The Addams Family

    John Astin, Carolyn Jones

    Premiered1964

    The Addams Family is an American television series based on the characters in Charles Addams'... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button
  • 13
    Cybill is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
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    Cybill

    Cybill Shepherd, Christine Baranski

    Premiered1995

    Cybill is an American television sitcom created by Chuck Lorre, which aired on CBS from... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button

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  • 14
    Green Acres is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
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    Green Acres

    Eddie Albert, Eva Gabor

    Premiered1965

    Green Acres is an American sitcom starring Eddie Albert and Eva Gabor as a couple who move... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button

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  • 15
    The Grand Tour is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
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    The Grand Tour

    Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond

    Premiered2016

    The Grand Tour is a British motoring television series for Amazon Video presented by Jeremy... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button

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  • 16
    Still Standing is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
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    Still Standing

    Mark Addy, Jami Gertz

    Premiered2002

    Still Standing is an American sitcom television series that ran on CBS from September 30, 2002... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button
  • 17
    Father Ted is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
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    Father Ted

    Ardal O'Hanlon, Dermot Morgan

    Premiered1995

    Father Ted is a sitcom that was produced by independent production company Hat Trick... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button
  • 18
    Cougar Town is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
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    Cougar Town

    Courteney Cox, Christa Miller

    Premiered2009

    Cougar Town is an American television sitcom that ran for 102 episodes over six seasons, from... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button
  • 19
    Red Oaks is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
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    Red Oaks

    Craig Roberts, Jennifer Grey

    Premiered2014

    Red Oaks (Amazon Video, 2015) is a comedy web television series created by Joe Gangemi and... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button
  • 20
    The Cosby Show is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
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    The Cosby Show

    Bill Cosby, Phylicia Rashad

    Premiered1984

    The Cosby Show is an American television sitcom starring Bill Cosby, which aired for eight... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button
  • 21
    The Donna Reed Show is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
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    The Donna Reed Show

    Donna Reed, Paul Petersen

    Premiered1958

    The Donna Reed Show is an American situation comedy starring Donna Reed as the middle-class... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button
  • 22
    That Girl is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
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    That Girl

    Marlo Thomas, Ruth Buzzi

    Premiered1966

    That Girl is an American sitcom that ran on ABC from 1966 to 1971. It starred Marlo Thomas as... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button
  • 23
    Cosby is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
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    Cosby

    Bill Cosby, Phylicia Rashad

    Premiered1996

    Cosby is an American situation comedy television series broadcast on CBS from September 16,... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button
  • 24
    Chuck is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
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    Chuck

    Zachary Levi, Yvonne Strahovski

    Premiered2007

    Chuck (NBC, 2007) is an American action-comedy/spy-drama television series created by Josh... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button
  • 25
    Garfunkel and Oates is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best TV Sitcoms on Amazon Prime
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    Garfunkel and Oates

    Riki Lindhome, Kate Micucci

    Premiered2014

    Garfunkel and Oates (IFC, 2014) is an American comedy television series created by Riki... more on Wikipediaamazon_watch buy button

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