20 Must Watch TV Shows on Amazon Prime in 2020

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Web Series is the new thing of this generation, and this decade. Gone are the days when we used to watch daily family soap operas on popular TV channels only at prime time. Now we have access to a wide variety of streaming channels, all with more or less affordable pricing and every day these Streaming channels are creating new original series. And then there are some old classic series which have been added to the Prime series list. So at the start of 2020, we have compiled for you 20 Best Shows on Amazon Prime which we think are a must watch and which are sure going to grab some attention.

P.S All the information has been sourced from the internet, however, the compilation has been done by popular choices and viewership

20. Bosch (2014-) IMDB: 8.4/10 Season: 05

Harry Bosch, a detective working with the Los Angeles Police Department, is accused of murdering a serial killer. At that time, he is simultaneously investigating the murder of a young boy.

19. Homecoming (2018) IMDB: 7.5/10 Season: 01

Heidi works at Homecoming, a facility helping soldiers transition to civilian life. Years later when the Department of Defense questions why she left, Heidi realizes there’s a whole other story behind the one she’s been telling herself.

  Awards: Satellite Award for Best Actress – Television Series DramaSatellite Award for Best Television Series – Drama (and more)

18. Man in the High Castle (2015-) IMDB: 8/10 Season:04

This series, based on Philip K. Dick’s novel, depicts what would have happened if Allied Powers had lost WWII and Japan and Germany had won. This means America is under Japanese and German rule—which might make for crazier headlines than we have right now.

  Awards: Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Main Title Design (and more)

17. Good Girls Revolt (2015) IMDB: 8.2/10 Season: 01

This Amazon-original series is set in New York in the late 1960s, when a cultural revolution was sweeping through the free world. One place that was not quick to change with the times was newsrooms. Inspired by real events, “Good Girls Revolt” follows Patti Robinson and her fellow female researchers at News of the Week, who decide to ask for equal treatment. Their quest initiates an upheaval that impacts romantic relationships, careers and friendships, and propels Patti and her friends into unfamiliar territory that they never dreamed of.

16. Goliath (2016-) IMDB: 8.2/10 Season: 03

Billy McBride, a disgraced lawyer, agrees to take on a wrongful death lawsuit in hopes of getting revenge on the firm he helped create.

15. The Night Manager (2016) IMDB: 8.1/10 Season:01

The night manager of a Cairo hotel is recruited to infiltrate an arms dealer’s inner circle.

  Awards: Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Series, Miniseries, or Motion Picture Made for Television (and more)

14. Mr. Robot (2015-) IMDB 8.5/10 Season:03

Elliot, a cyber-security engineer suffering from anxiety, works for a corporation and hacks felons by night. Panic strikes him after Mr Robot, a cryptic anarchist, recruits him to ruin his company

Awards: Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series – Drama (and more)

13. Patriot (2015-) IMDB: 8.3/10 Season: 02

The turbulent and complicated life of an intelligence officer, John Tavner, whose latest assignment is to prevent Iran from going nuclear. The assignment requires him to forgo all safety nets and assume a perilous non-official cover.

12. The Boys (2019-) IMDB: 8.7/10 Season:01

Superheroes are often as popular as celebrities, as influential as politicians, and sometimes even as revered as gods. But that’s when they’re using their powers for good. What happens when the heroes go rogue and start abusing their powers? When it’s the powerless against the super powerful, the Boys head out on a heroic quest to expose the truth about the Seven and Vought, the multibillion-dollar conglomerate that manages the superheroes and covers up their dirty secrets. Based on the comic book series of the same name.

Awards: Golden Trailer Awards- Best Action (TV Spot / Trailer /Teaser for a Series) (and more)

11. Mozart in the Jungle (2014-18) IMDB: 8.2/10 Season:04

Love, money, ambition and music intertwine in Mozart in the Jungle, a half hour comedic drama that looks at finding yourself and finding love while conquering New York City. A brash new maestro Rodrigo stirs up the New York Symphony as young oboist Hailey hopes for her big chance.

Awards: Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Television Series Musical or Comedy (and more)

10. The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (2017-) IMDB: 8.8/10 Season:02

It’s the late 1950s and Miriam “Midge” Maisel has everything she has ever wanted — the perfect husband, two kids and an elegant apartment on New York’s Upper West Side. Her seemingly idyllic life takes a surprising turn when she discovers a hidden talent she didn’t previously know she had — stand-up comedy. This revelation changes her life forever as she begins a journey that takes her from her comfortable life on the Upper West Side through the cafes and nightclubs of Greenwich Village as she makes her way through the city’s comedy industry on a path that could ultimately lead her to a spot on the “Tonight Show” couch. The series was created by Amy Sherman-Palladino (“Gilmore Girls”).

Awards: Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Series, 26th Screen Actors Guild Awards (and more)

9. Carnival Row (2019-) IMDB: 8/10 Season:01

A growing population of mythological immigrant creatures struggles to coexist with humans after the creatures’ exotic homelands are invaded by the empires of man. The creatures are forbidden to live, love or fly with freedom, but hope lives in darkness. Human detective Rycroft “Philo” Philostrate and a refugee faerie, Vignette Stonemoss, rekindle a dangerous affair despite being in an increasingly intolerant society. Vignette has a secret that endangers Philo’s world during his most important case yet — a string of gruesome murders threatening the uneasy peace of the Row.

8. Sneaky Pete (2015-19) IMDB: 8.2/10 Season:02

Giovanni Ribisi plays the role of Marius, a con man who tries to leave his old life behind by assuming the identity of his cell mate, Pete. While Pete’s family doesn’t have reason to suspect that he is not their long-lost loved one, they are a colorful group with their own secrets and lies that could make life as dangerous as the world Marius was hoping to escape. Marius must find a way to keep his lies from backfiring as he deals with unexpected situations that come his way. Executive producers include Graham Yost and Bryan Cranston.

7. Good Omens (2019) IMDB: 8.1/10 Season:01

This fantasy series sees fussy angel Aziraphale and loose-living demon Crowley team up to form an unlikely duo. The two have become overly fond of life on Earth, and they are forced into forming an alliance in an attempt to stop the approaching Armageddon. To do that, they have to find the missing Antichrist, an 11-year-old boy who is unaware that he is meant to bring the end of days upon humanity. Michael Sheen, David Tennant and Jon Hamm star in the series, which is based on the book of the same name by Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman.

6. The Good Wife (2009-16) IMDB: 8.3/10 Season:07

Alicia Florrick deals with life and caring for her two children after her husband Peter, a former State attorney, is imprisoned for a sex and corruption scandal.

Awards:  Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress In A Television Series – Drama, (and more)

5. Modern Love (2019-) IMDB: 8/10 Season: 01

A co-production of Amazon Studios and the New York Times, this anthology series explores love in all of its complicated and beautiful forms, as well as its effects on the human connection. Each episode brings to life a different story that has been inspired by the newspaper’s popular Modern Love column. The romantic comedy series features a star-studded cast that includes such notable actors as Jane Alexander, Emmy winner Tina Fey, Andy Garcia, Oscar winner Anne Hathaway, Dev Patel and John Slattery.

4. The Pacific (2010) IMDB: 8.3/10 Season:01

Three Marines from different regiments face difficult situations and must struggle to survive during America’s battle with the Japanese in the Pacific during World War II.

  Awards: Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Limited Series, (and more)

3. Person of Interest (2011-2016) IMDB: 8.4/10 Season: 05

An ex-CIA agent and a mysterious billionaire prevent violent crimes with the help of an all-seeing machine that can predict events before they happen.

Awards: NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series (and more)

2. Dexter (2006-2013) IMDB: 8.6/10 Season: 08

Dexter Morgan, a man with homicidal tendencies, lives a double life. He works as a forensic technician for the police department during the day and kills heinous perpetrators in his free time

Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series – Drama (and more)

1.Fleabag (2016-19) IMDB: 8.7/10 Season:02

A dry-witted woman, known only as Fleabag, has no filter as she navigates life and love in London while trying to cope with a tragedy. The angry, grief-riddled woman tries to heal while rejecting anyone who tries to help her, but Fleabag continues to keep up her bravado through it all. Comic actress Phoebe Waller-Bridge stars as the titular character on the series, which is based on Waller-Bridge’s 2013 one-woman show of the same name.

Awards: Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Series, 26th Screen Actors Guild Awards (and more)

So which of them are you excited to see sooner! Personally, We loved Fleabag!! There you go, guys. Have fun!


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