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Here Are 17 Classic TV Shows Available On Amazon Prime Right Now

Here Are 17 Classic TV Shows Available On Amazon Prime Right Now

Considering there's a bit of a shortage of new TV at the minute given the events of the last 15 months, now is the ideal time to catch up on some classic shows. Here are 17 classic TV shows that are some of the best series on Amazon Prime Ireland right now.

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Classic Series on Amazon Prime Ireland

Mad Men

Seasons: 7

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Cast: Jon Hamm, Elisabeth Moss, Vincent Kartheiser

Plot: 

A drama about one of New York's most prestigious ad agencies at the beginning of the 1960s, focusing on one of the firm's most mysterious but extremely talented ad executives, Donald Draper. (IMDB)

Rating: 8.6 (IMDb)

 

Parks And Recreation

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Seasons: Seven

Cast: Amy Poehler, Jim O'Heir, Chris Pratt

Plot: 

Leslie Knope, a mid-level bureaucrat, wishes to help a local nurse, Ann, convert a disused construction site into a community park but deals with red-tapism and self-centred neighbours. (Google)

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Rating: 8.6/10 (IMDB)

 

The Office (US)

Seasons: Nine

Cast: Steve Carell, Jenna Fischer, John Krasinski

Plot: 

A motley group of office workers go through hilarious misadventures at the Scranton, Pennsylvania, branch of the Dunder Mifflin Paper Company. (Google)

 Rating: 8.9/10 (IMDB)

 

South Park

Seasons: 23

Cast: Trey Parker, Matt Stone

Plot: 

Stan, Kyle, Eric and Kenny are four foul-mouthed friends who live in South Park. They have several bizarre misadventures in and around town, involving both the ordinary and supernatural. (Google)

 Rating: 8.7/10 (IMDB)

 

The X-Files

Seasons: 11

Cast: David Duchovny, Gillian Anderson, Mitch Pileggi

Plot: 

Conspiracy theorist Fox Mulder and realist Dana Scully pull out all the stops as FBI special agents to investigate and get to the bottom of inexplicable paranormal cases. (Google)

Rating: 8.6/10 (IMDB)

 

Criminal Minds

Seasons: 15

Cast: Matthew Gray Gubler, Kirsten Vangsness, A.J. Cook

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Plot:

The cases of the F.B.I. Behavioural Analysis Unit (B.A.U.), an elite group of profilers who analyse the nation's most dangerous serial killers and individual heinous crimes in an effort to anticipate their next moves before they strike again. (IMDB)

Rating: 8.1 (IMDB)

 

Modern Family

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Seasons: 8

Cast: Ed O'Neill, Sofía Vergara, Julie Bowen

Plot:

Three different but related families face trials and tribulations in their own uniquely comedic ways. (IMDB)

Rating: 8.4 (IMDB)

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Mr. Bean

Seasons: One

Cast: Rowan Atkinson

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Plot: 

The childish Mr Bean uses his unusual wit to fulfil everyday tasks. But more often than not, he ends up creating trouble for himself and those around him. (Google)

Rating: 100 % (Rotten Tomatoes)

 

Grey's Anatomy

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Seasons: 16

Cast: Ellen Pompeo, Chandra Wilson, James Pickens Jr.

Plot: 

Surgical interns and their supervisors embark on a medical journey where they become part of heart-wrenching stories and make life-changing decisions in order to become the finest doctors. (Google)

Rating: 7.6/10 (IMDB)

 

House

Seasons: Eight

Cast: Hugh Laurie, Omar Epps, Robert Sean Leonard

Plot:

Dr House, an ingenious and unsociable physician who flouts hospital rules, clashes with his fellow doctors and assistants as he comes up with controversial hypotheses about his patients' illnesses while coping with his own severe pain. (Google)

Rating: 8.7/10 (IMDB)

 

Buffy The Vampire Slayer

Seasons: Seven

Cast: Sarah Michelle Gellar, Nicholas Brendon, Alyson Hannigan

Plot: 

Buffy Summers tries to live a normal life in high school while embracing her responsibilities and destiny as a hunter of vampires and demons. (Google)

Rating: 8.2/10 (IMDB)

 

Lost

Seasons: Six

Cast: Evangeline Lilly, Josh Holloway, Matthew Fox

Plot: 

The survivors of a plane crash find themselves stranded on a mysterious island. They are forced to work together for their survival when they realise that they're not alone on the island. (Google)

Rating: 8.3/10 (IMDB)

 

Futurama

Seasons: Seven

Cast: Billy West, John DiMaggio, Katey Sagal

Plot: 

Philip J. Fry, a pizza delivery boy, is accidentally frozen in 1999 and thawed out on New Year's Eve 2999. (IMDB)

Rating: 8.4/10 (IMDB)

 

The Walking Dead

Seasons: Nine

Cast: Andrew Lincoln, Norman Reedus, Melissa McBride

Plot: 

A group of survivors led by police officer Rick Grimes travel in search of a safe and secure home after a zombie apocalypse spreads across the USA. (Google)

Rating: 8.2/10 (IMDB)

 

Baywatch

Seasons: 11

Cast: David Hasselhoff, Pamela Anderson, Yasmine Bleeth

Plot: 

Lieutenant Mitch Buchannon and his team of lifeguards strive hard to control the crowds and keep them safe from the raging seas while also exploring adventures in their personal lives. (Google)

Rating: 5.3/10 (IMDB)

New Girl

Seasons: Seven

Cast: Zooey Deschanel, Jake Johnson, Max Greenfield

Plot: 

After a bad break-up, Jess, an offbeat young woman, moves into an apartment loft with three single men. Although they find her behaviour very unusual, the men support her - most of the time. (IMDB)

Rating: 7.7/10 (IMDB)

 

Unsolved Mysteries

Seasons: Twelve

Cast: Robert Stack

Plot: 

This series uses re-enactments and interviews to retell the circumstances of, well, mysteries that are unsolved. Covering crimes, tales of lost love, unexplained history and paranormal events, viewers are encouraged to provide information that might solve the mystery. (Google)

Rating: 7.3/10 (IMDB)

 

Don't forget, you can get 30 days of Amazon Prime absolutely free right here.

 

SEE ALSO: 20 Of The Best Films On Amazon Prime Ireland Right Now

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