With an assortment of original series and movies such as The Boys, Vikings, Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel and many other, Amazon Prime Video is emerging as the prominent name in the online streaming services.

It’s worth watching crime drama, action series; comedy shows make it impossible for people to decide which series they watch first. Therefore, to resolves people problem we offer a list of best original shows on Amazon Prime Video. Now it is easy for TV fans to find out their favorite show or series without wasting time in hours of searching.

1. Lucifer (2015-Present)

  • Genre: Crime, Fantasy, Drama
  • IMDB Rating: 8.2

Lucifer is a brilliantly witty fantasy series about the Devil, Lucifer Morningstar who is bored as the Lord of Hell and decides to resign from his position and spend some on earth to understand humanity. But the thing does not go the way he wants. He gets involved in the murder case with a detective.

The combo of 4 seasons shows various demons and celestial threats reach to Los Angles and how Lucifer and Chloe fall in love.

2. The Boys (2019- Present)

  • Genre: Superhero, Black Comedy
  • IMDB Rating: 8.9

The at-times great, original superhero drama that fascinates audience around the globe is available to watch on Amazon Prime Video. Its focus on the team of ordinary but powerful people known as “The Boys” who decides to fight back against the powerful superhero who use their supernatural abilities in abusing or wrong things.

The eight episodes new series is a full pack of the amazing cast that are Karl Urban, Jack Quaid, Antony Starr, Eric Moriarty, Dominique McElligott, and others.

3. Just Add Magic (2015- Present)

  • Genre: Family, Fantasy
  • IMDB Rating: 8.2

Inspired by the Cindy Callaghan book of the same name, Just add magic is an outstanding kid and family series that show three friends who cook up magic spells to discover the secrets and curses that befall their small and beautiful town.

The series has completed its three seasons and is available to stream on Amazon Prime. Its characters and storyline are completely outstanding.

4. Friday Night Lights (2006-2011)

  • Genre: Sports, Teen, Family
  • IMDB Rating: 8.7

Amazon Prime original television series “Friday Night Lights” center on the high school football team of a fictional town, Dillon, a small community in rural Odessa, Texas.

The series limelight’s various problem facing contemporary American culture, school funding, racism, abortion, family values, drugs, and economic opportunities, with the small-town backdrop.

5. Good Omens (2019)

  • Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
  • IMDB Rating: 8.2

Good Omens is a top-rated show of Amazon Prime Video. It is a six-episode miniseries that is based on Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman 1990 novel of the same name.

The series set in 1980 and show the final and interesting battle between heaven and hell. It focuses on the Demon and the angel who habitual to live on earth, try to prevent the arrival of antichrist and with it Armageddon.

6. Bosch (2014-Present)

  • IMDB Rating: 8.4
  • Genre: Detective fiction, Drama

An exclusive Amazon Prime television series “Bosch” is developed by Eric Overmyer. It is a detective fiction that stars Titus Welliver as Harry Bosch, the detective of the Los Angeles Police department who solves several murder cases in five seasons.

The first season of the interesting series shows how the detective of the Los Angeles Police department solves the murder mystery of a thirteen old boy while standing trial in federal court for the serial killer murder.

7. American Gods (2017-Present)

  • Genre: Fantasy, Drama
  • IMDB Rating: 7.9

Inspired by Neil Gaiman’s novel, American Gods is an American fantasy drama developed by Bryan Fuller and Michael Green.

The series shows Ricky Whittle as Shadow Moon, who after release from prison meets strange man Mr. Wednesday who hires him as his bodyguard. The main part of the show starts when Shadow moon comes to know about the battle between the Old Gods and New Gods that increased with every passing day.

8. Black Sails (2014-2017)

  • Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
  • IMDB Rating: 8.2

Black Sails is the most popular historical adventure drama of all time. It is a brilliant prequel of Robert Louis Stevenson’s novel Treasure Island.

The original series of Amazon Prime is set two years before the Treasure Island event and during the Golden Age of Piracy. It features Captain Flint and its pirates as they fight for the survival of New Providence Island.

9. Forever (2014-2015)

  • IMDB Rating: 8.3
  • Genre: Fantasy, Crime, Drama

This television series was created by Matt Miller. It centers on how the police department of New York takes help of immortal New York City medical examiner Dr. Henry Morgan in solving crime cases of the city. The broadcast of serial forever received huge acclaim in France and Spain.

10. The Good Wife (2009-2016)

  • IMDB Rating: 8.3
  • Genre: Legal, Political drama, Mystery

This television series was created by Robert King and Michelle King and aired on CBS from September 22, 2009, to May 8, 2016. The story goes like Alicia Florrick who returns to a career after a series of events revolving around her husband like public sex and political corruption scandal.

This television series has won so many awards including five Emmy awards in drama.

11. Mr. Robot (2015-Present)

  • IMDB Rating: 8.5
  • Genre: Techno, Drama, Psychological thriller.

This drama thriller television series is created by Sam Esmail. These TV series shows how a combined action of a cyber-security engineer and a hacker destroys all debt records of E Corp. By encrypting all the financial data. It received many critical acclaims including a Peabody award.  

12. Please like me (2013-2016)

  • IMDB Rating: 8.5
  • Genre: Comedy, Drama

This comedy-drama Australian television series is created by Josh Thomas and aired on February 28, 2013, on ABC2. This show depicts certain realistic issues in a background of humorous tone. This series portrays a series of events that could easily happen with a young one but all the incident happened with an undertone of humor.

13. Vikings (2013-Present)

  • IMDB Rating: 8.6
  • Genre: Historical drama, Action, Adventure

This show is inspired by the sagas of Viking Ragnar. This show portrays how a farmer’s son Ragnar rose from nothing to become Scandinavian king in a series of successful raids in England. In the subsequent series, it shows the adventures of his sons in England and Scandinavian countries as well as Mediterranean countries.

14. Into the Badlands (2015-2019)

  • IMDB Rating: 8.0
  • Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama

This action-adventure drama presents the journey of a young teen boy and a warrior towards the dangerous feudal land. It is set in a post-apocalyptic world probably 500 years after the war that left civilization in a state of collapse.

The popular three-season action-drama was premiered on November 15, 2015, and available on Amazon Prime for streaming.

15. Turn (2014-2017)

  • IMDB Rating: 8.1
  • Genre: Historical, Drama

Turn is among the top-rated Amazon Prime Series that takes you to the historical journey of the Culper Ring. The original series is inspired by Alexander’s rose book Washington’s Spies: The Story of American’s First Spy Ring.

It is set in 1776 to 1781 in New York. It focuses on an unlikely group of spies also known as the Culper Ring that helps to turn the tide during the American Revolutionary War.

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Last Update: September 14, 2019