2020 has surprised us in all possible ways, whether it’s the COVID pandemic that hit us or the natural disasters we are facing one after the other. It seems like this year has promised to be a memorable one for all of us.
Even so, that entertainment providers like Netflix, Hulu, Amazon, etc are leaving no stone unturned to surprise us with a wide variety of movies & shows to keep us amused.
So, look no further as we bring you the finest list of off-beat shows on Amazon that will keep you amused.
One of the most brilliant shows produced by Amazon Studios.
The series is an American comedy-drama created by Jill Soloway, a heart-warming story of a family in Los Angeles who discovers that their parent is a trans woman named Maura.
An honest & sentimental portrayal of the challenges faced by transgenders to reveal their identities to family & the world outside.
Transparent is the first show by Amazon studios that won a major award & it is also the first show to win a Golden Globe for Best Series produced by a streaming media service.
Transparent made its debut with Amazon on 6 Feb 2014, following up with its second season on 11 December 2015, the third season was released on 23 September 2016, the fourth on 21 September 2017 and the fifth and the final season was released on 27 September 2019.
— Transparent (@transparent_tv) September 27, 2019
2. Sneaky Pete
Sneaky Pete is Amazon Studio’s production that remains unexplored even today but has received tremendous positive reviews throughout all its seasons.
The show follows the story of a fraud named Marius who adopts the identity of his cellmate to keep away from a ferocious gangster whom he had robbed.
— Sneaky Pete (@SneakyPeteTV) May 10, 2019
Released exclusively on Prime Video on 13 January 2017, Sneaky Pete is an American crime drama series created by David Shore and Bryan Cranston.
Sneaky Pete released the third & the final season on May 10, 2019.
3. Red Oaks
A coming-of-age comedy series created by Joe Gangemi and Gregory Jacobs, Red Oaks tells the story of David, a college student who falls for the daughter of Red Oak country club’s president.
really loved final season of @RedOaksTV didn't want it to end, superb show
— Paul Downey (@bloodyflicks) November 12, 2017
Dealing with the complexities of his parent’s relationship & his own, the series follows many subplots that explore issues of growing up in a comic approach.
Nominated as the year’s best comedy series from Critics Choice Television Awards in 2017, Patriot is a dark comedy-drama television series created by Steven Conrad.
Starring Michael Dorman as an intelligence officer John Tavner, who is obliged to work as an employee at an industrial piping manufacturer to learn about Iran’s nuclear program putting his life in jeopardy.
— Patriot (@PatriotAmazon) October 9, 2018
5. New Yorker Presents
A documentary that holds a selected range of news investigations, interviews, comedy in shots, documentaries, poems, animations & cartoons from magazines that is worthy of your time.
New Yorker Presents is a television series that premiered on Prime with each episode focusing on several different segments.
@TheAtlantic @colcull The New Yorker Presents isn't just great, it's utterly unique, original and sensational "TV" programming. Must watch.
— Richard Leiter (@rleiter) March 22, 2016