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The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years 

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Updated July 7, 2020 156.5k votes 15.3k voters 264.8k views 321 items

List Rules Only shows that premiered Season 1 after January 1, 2017.

With so many great original series currently streaming on Netflix, Amazon, and Hulu, we gathered the best new original shows since 2017. 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 The Haunting of Hill House, Ozark, and Marvel series. For the best new Hulu originals, check out The Handmaid's Tale and Castle Rock. New Amazon original shows, like Jack Ryan and The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, prove that quality television can be found almost everywhere. 

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Anne with an E is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Lauren M. P. added Amybeth McNulty, Geraldine James, R.H. Thomson

Premiered: 2017

Genres (Tv): Drama, Coming of age

Anne with an E (2017, Netflix) is a Canadian television series created by Moira Walley-Beckett, based on the 1908 novel Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery. Anne Shirley (Amybeth ...more

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Ozark is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Jason Bateman, Laura Linney, Sofia Hublitz

Premiered: 2017

Genres (Tv): Crime drama, Thriller

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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The Best Characters on Ozark, Ranked #126 of 807 The Best TV Shows To Binge Watch #116 of 391 The Best TV Shows of The Last 20 Years

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The Handmaid's Tale is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Elisabeth Moss, Joseph Fiennes, Yvonne Strahovski

Premiered: 2017

Genres (Tv): Drama, Dystopian fiction

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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Mindhunter is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Jonathan Groff, Holt McCallany, Anna Torv

Premiered: 2017

Genres (Tv): Crime drama, Psychological thriller

Mindhunter (Netflix, 2017) is an American crime thriller television series created by Joe Penhall, based on the true crime book by John E. Douglas and Mark Olshaker. FBI agents Holden Ford ...more

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Jack Ryan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
John Krasinski, Abbie Cornish, Mena Massoud

Premiered: 2018

Genres (Tv): Action, Thriller, Drama

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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The Umbrella Academy is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Gary VanOpdorp added Ellen Page, Tom Hopper, Emmy Raver-Lampman

Premiered: 2019

Genres (Tv): Superhero, Action

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 Marvelous Mrs. Maise... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Rachel Brosnahan, Michael Zegen, Alex Borstein

Premiered: 2017

Genres (Tv): Comedy-Drama, Period drama

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (Amazon Video, 2017) is an American period comedy-drama web television series created by Amy Sherman-Palladino. A 1960s housewife (Rachel Brosnahan) discovers she has a ...more

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The Haunting of Hill Hou... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
LoganButernowsky added Michiel Huisman, Carla Gugino, Henry Thomas

Premiered: 2018

Genres (Tv): Supernatural horror

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. A fractured family confronts ...more

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The Punisher is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Jon Bernthal, Ben Barnes, Ebon Moss-Bachrach

Premiered: 2017

Genres (Tv): Action, Superhero, Crime drama, Conspiracy thriller

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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Chilling Adventures of S... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
but_that's_none_of_my_buissness added Kiernan Shipka, Jaz Sinclair, Michelle Gomez

Premiered: 2018

Genres (Tv): Drama, Mystery, Supernatural

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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Altered Carbon is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Joel Kinnaman, Renée Elise Goldsberry, James Purefoy

Premiered: 2018

Genres (Tv): Sci-fi, Mystery, Action

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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The End of the F***ing W... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Alex Lawther, Jessica Barden, Gemma Whelan

Premiered: 2018

Genres (Tv): Comedy-drama

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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A Series of Unfortunate ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Neil Patrick Harris, Patrick Warburton, Malina Weissman

Premiered: 2017

Genres (Tv): Comedy, Drama

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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Lost in Space is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
CraigFillingham added Toby Stephens, Molly Parker, Ignacio Serricchio

Premiered: 2018

Genres (Tv): Sci-fi, Mystery, Adventure

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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Sex Education is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Stephanie Crawford added Gillian Anderson, Asa Butterfield, Emma Mackey

Premiered: 2019

Genres (Tv): Comedy, Drama

Sex Education (Netflix, 2019) is an British comedy-drama web television series created by Laurie Nunn. A socially awkward high school virgin (Asa Butterfield) living with his sex therapist ...more

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The Boys is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Karl Urban, Elisabeth Shue, Erin Moriarty

Premiered: 2019

Genres (Tv): Superhero, Drama, Action

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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Good Omens is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
David Tennant, Michael Sheen, Anna Maxwell Martin

Premiered: 2019

Genres (Tv): Comedy, Fantasy

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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Dark is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Louis Hofmann, Oliver Masucci, Jördis Triebel

Premiered: 2017

Genres (Tv): Sci-fi, Thriller

Dark (Netflix, 2017) is a German science fiction thriller web television series created by Baran bo Odar and Jantje Friese. The disappearance of two young children in the German town of Winden ...more

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Dead to Me is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Christina Applegate, Linda Cardellini, Edward Asner

Premiered: 2019

Genres (Tv): Black comedy, Tragicomedy

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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Big Mouth is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Nick Kroll, John Mulaney, Jessi Klein

Premiered: 2017

Genres (Tv): Animation, Adult, Comedy

Big Mouth (Netflix, 2017) is an American adult animated sitcom created by Nick Kroll, Andrew Goldberg, Mark Levin, and Jennifer Flackett, based on Kroll and Goldberg's tweenage years in the New ...more

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Atypical is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Atypical Jennifer Jason Leigh, Keir Gilchrist, Brigette Lundy-Paine

Premiered: 2017

Genres (Tv): Teen, Comedy-drama

Atypical (Netflix, 2017) is a coming-of-age dark comedy television series created and written by Robia Rashid. Sam (Keir Gilchrist), an 18-year-old on the autism spectrum, looks for a ...more

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Everything Sucks is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Peyton Kennedy, Jahi Winston, Patch Darragh

Premiered: 2018

Genres (Tv): Teen drama, Coming-of-age, Comedy-drama

Everything Sucks (Netflix, 2018) is an American television comedy series created by Ben York Jones and Michael Mohan. In 1990s Oregon, members of a high school A/V club clash with the drama

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13 Reasons Why is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Dylan Minnette, Katherine Langford, Kate Walsh

Premiered: 2017

Genres (Tv): Teen drama, Mystery

13 Reasons Why (Netflix, 2017) is an American television series based on the 2007 novel Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher and adapted by Brian Yorkey. Told through a series of flashbacks, the ...more

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Disenchantment is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Dragon Fly added Abbi Jacobson, Nat Faxon, Eric Andre

Premiered: 2018

Genres (Tv): Adult animation, Comedy, Fantasy

Disenchantment (Netflix, 2018) is an adult animated sitcom created by Matt Groening. The series follows the story of Bean (Abby Jacobson), an alcoholic princess, her elf companion Elfo (Nat ...more

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GLOW is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best New Original Streaming Shows of the Last Few Years
Alison Brie, Betty Gilpin, Marc Maron

Premiered: 2017

Genres (Tv): Comedy-drama

GLOW (Netflix, 2017) is an American comedy-drama television series created by Liz Flahive and Carly Mensch. Set in 1980s Los Angeles, Ruth Wilder (Alison Brie), a struggling actress, receives an ...more

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