Ranking the 50 best comedy TV shows available to stream on Amazon Prime Video, including Girls, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, House of Lies and many more hilarious favorites.
From new classics to iconic throwbacks, Amazon Prime Video offers a varied collection of comedy favorites for a binge of any mood. When you’re looking to ring some laughs out of a tense election year, try HBO’s heavily awarded political satire, Veep. Maybe you want something a little lighter, maybe you want to go to a place where everybody knows your name, and have a drink with the Cheers gang.
But when you’re feeling dark, there’s always Six Feet Under and everyone’s favorite teen detective, Veronica Mars. There’s also an assortment of throwbacks amid the latest selection of modern TV favorites. Whether it’s Lucille Ball in the ’50s or Melissa Joan Hart in the ’90s, Amazon Prime takes you back in time to when Lucy had some ‘splaining to do and we were thanking God it was Friday.
Of course, Amazon has become a haven for original and quality content, and their comedies bring the laughs just as loudly as the networks and other streaming services. Amazon’s original series have won prestigious awards and broke boundaries with their cutting edge comedy and characters. Add a new flavor to your binge-watching with some prime Amazon TV.
We all need a burst of good humor to escape the chaos of everyday life. Thankfully, Amazon Prime Video features comedic escapism for everyone. Find your next show to binge-watch in our comprehensive list of the 50 best comedy TV on Amazon Prime Video, and comment below with your favorite picks!