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The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years  

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List Rules Only shows that premiered Season 1 after January 1, 2015.

With so many great original series currently streaming on Netflix, Amazon, and Hulu, we gathered the best new original shows since 2015. Our list of the highest rated Netflix original shows, Hulu originals, and Amazon original series of the past three years is ranked by viewers from everywhere, so make sure you vote up the best new original series on television. What is the best new original TV show from Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon? 

In the last few years, TV has moved from networks and cable to online streaming platforms, like Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon. The three big video streaming sites has produced many bingeworthy original series. Must watch shows on Netflix include Stranger Things, Ozark, and the Marvel series. For the best new Hulu originals, check out The Handmaid's Tale and Difficult People. New Amazon original shows, like Goliath and Sneaky Pete, prove that quality television can be found almost everywhere. 

Vote up the best new original TV shows streaming on Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon and feel free to add any new original series missing from the list.

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Stranger Things is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Netflix
Stranger Things (Netflix, 2016) is an American science fiction-horror web television series created by The Duffer Brothers. When a young boy (Noah Schnapp) disappears, his mother (Winona Ryder), ...more

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Anne with an E is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Lauren M. P. added Netflix
Anne with an E (2017, Netflix) is a Canadian television series based on the 1908 novel Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery. Anne Shirley (Amybeth McNulty) is a good-hearted, earnest ...more

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#35 of 219 The TV Shows with the Best Writing #247 of 780 The Best TV Shows to Binge Watch #275 of 385 The Best TV Shows of The Last 20 Years

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Black Mirror is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Leanne North added Channel 4
Black Mirror is a British television anthology series created by Charlie Brooker that features speculative fiction with dark and sometimes satirical themes that examine modern society, ...more

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The Umbrella Academy is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Gary VanOpdorp added
The Umbrella Academy (Netflix, 2019) is an American television series developed by Steve Blackman, based on the comic book series by Gerard Way. A disbanded group of superheroes reunite after ...more

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The Haunting of Hill Hou... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
LoganButernowsky added
The Haunting of Hill House (Netflix, 2018) is an American supernatural horror television series created by Mike Flanagan, based on the novel by Shirley Jackson. The first season, The Haunting of ...more

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Jack Ryan is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Jack Ryan (Amazon Video, 2018) is an American television series created by Carlton Cuse and Graham Roland, based on the character created by Tom Clancy. When CIA analyst Jack Ryan (John ...more

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Mindhunter is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Netflix
Mindhunter (Netflix, 2017) is an American drama series based on the book written by Mark Olshaker and John E. Douglas. Set in the late '70s and early '80s, the series revolves around two FBI ...more

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#183 of 219 The TV Shows with the Best Writing #408 of 780 The Best TV Shows to Binge Watch #347 of 2,286 The Greatest TV Shows Of All Time

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Ozark is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Netflix
Ozark (Netflix, 2017) is an American crime drama series created by Bill Dubuque. Financial planner Marty Byrde (Jason Bateman) must suddenly relocate his family (Laura Linney) from Chicago to a ...more

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#228 of 780 The Best TV Shows to Binge Watch #1,777 of 2,286 The Greatest TV Shows Of All Timefeaturing The Best Characters on Ozark, Ranked

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The Marvelous Mrs. Maise... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Amazon Video
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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The Handmaid's Tale is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Hulu
The Handmaid's Tale (Hulu, 2017) is an American web television series created by Bruce Miller, based on the 1985 novel by Margaret Atwood. In a dystopian future where women are brutally ...more

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#185 of 219 The TV Shows with the Best Writing #1,844 of 2,286 The Greatest TV Shows Of All Timefeaturing The Best Characters On 'The Handmaid's Tale'

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The Boys is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Amazon Videoi
The Boys (Amazon Video, 2019) is an American superhero drama web television series created by Eric Kripke, Evan Goldberg, and Seth Rogen, based on the comic book by Garth Ennis and Darick ...more

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Chilling Adventures of S... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
but_that's_none_of_my_buissness added
Chilling Adventures of Sabrina (Netflix, 2018) is an American supernatural television series created by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, based on the comic book series. Sabrina Spellman (Kiernan Shipka) ...more

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The Punisher is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Netflix
Marvel's The Punisher (Netflix, 2017) is an American web television series created for Netflix by Steve Lightfoot. Former Force Recon officer Frank Castle (Jon Bernthal), known throughout New ...more

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#394 of 780 The Best TV Shows to Binge Watch #330 of 2,286 The Greatest TV Shows Of All Time #158 of 385 The Best TV Shows of The Last 20 Years

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The Crown is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Netflix
The Crown (Netflix, 2016) is an American-British biographical drama series about the reign of Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom. The series begins with the 1947 wedding of young Elizabeth ...more

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Good Omens is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Amazon Video
Good Omens (Amazon Video, 2019) is a six-part television serial based on the novel by Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman. After being accustomed to life on Earth, the demon Crowley (David Tennant) ...more
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Daredevil is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Netflix
Daredevil (Netflix, 2015) is an American web television series created for Netflix by Drew Goddard, based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name. Blind lawyer Matt Murdock (Charlie Cox) ...more

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Altered Carbon is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Netflix
Altered Carbon is an American science fiction television series created by Laeta Kalogridis, based on the novel by Richard K. Morgan. In a future where human minds are digitized and downloaded ...more

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Lost in Space is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
CraigFillingham added
Lost in Space (Netflix, 2018) is an American science fiction web television series created by Matt Sazama and Burk Sharpless, and a reboot of the 1965 series. After encountering a rip in ...more

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#10 of 160 The Best New Shows That Premiered in 2018 #1,794 of 2,286 The Greatest TV Shows Of All Time #117 of 322 The Best Sci Fi Television Series of All Time

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The End of the F***ing W... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
The End of the F***ing World (Netflix, 2018) is an eight-part British absurdist dark comedy-drama television series, based on the comic series by Charles S. Forsman. 17-year-old James (Alex ...more

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The Man in the High Cast... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Amazon Video
The Man in the High Castle (Amazon Video, 2015) is an American dystopian alternative history television series created by Frank Spotnitz, based on the novel by Philip K. Dick. In an alternative ...more

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Dead to Me is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Netflix
Dead to Me (Netflix, 2019) is an American dark comedy web television series created by Liz Feldman. After the murder of her husband, tightly wound widow, Jen (Christina Applegate) meets Judy ...more

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#488 of 780 The Best TV Shows to Binge Watch #8 of 9 The Most Watched Netflix Original Series Of 2019, Ranked By Viewers #116 of 260 The Best Netflix Original Series

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Narcos is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Netflix
Narcos (Netflix, 2015) is an American drama web-television series created by Chris Brancato, Carlo Bernard, and Doug Miro. A chronicled look at the exploits of Colombian Pablo Escobar, as well ...more

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A Series of Unfortunate ... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Netflix
A Series of Unfortunate Events (2017, Netflix) is a black comedy-drama TV series based on the children's novel series of the same name by Lemony Snicket (author Daniel Handler). The Baudelaire ...more

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Jessica Jones is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Netflix
Jessica Jones (Netflix, 2015) is an American web television series created by Melissa Rosenberg, based on the Marvel Comics character. Following the tragic end of her brief superhero career, ...more

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Travelers is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
TracyW added Showcase (Canada), Netflix (international)
Travelers (Netflix, 2016) is a science fiction television series created by Brad Wright. Hundreds of years from now, surviving humans discover how to send consciousness back through time, into ...more

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