Best TV Shows to Watch on Amazon Prime Right Now – May, 2022

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First, look at what’s coming to Amazon Prime this week. As a reminder, you can read about what’s new on Amazon Prime every week with our weekly roundups. The latest Movies scheduled to hit Amazon Prime this week are below.

Better Call Saul

Creator: Vince Gilligan, Peter Gould
Genres: Drama, Crime
Cast: Bob Odenkirk, Jonathan Banks, Patrick Fabian, Rhea Seehorn, Michael Mando, Giancarlo Esposito, Michael McKean

Synopsis: Before Saul Goodman, he was Jimmy McGill. And if you’re calling Jimmy, you’re in real trouble. The prequel to “Breaking Bad” follows small-time attorney, Jimmy McGill, as he transforms into Walter White’s morally challenged lawyer, Saul Goodman.

Yellowstone

Creator: John Linson, Taylor Sheridan
Genres: Drama, Western
Cast: Kevin Costner, Luke Grimes, Kelly Reilly

Synopsis: Yellowstone follows the Dutton family, led by John Dutton, who controls the largest contiguous ranch in the United States, under constant attack by those it borders – land developers, an Indian reservation, and America’s first National Park. It is an intense study of a violent world far from media scrutiny – where land grabs make developers billions, and politicians are bought and sold by the world’s largest oil and lumber corporations. Where drinking water poisoned by fracking wells and unsolved murders are not news: they are a consequence of living in the new frontier. It is the best and worst of America seen through the eyes of a family that represents both.

The Chosen

Creator: Dallas Jenkins
Genres: Drama, History
Cast: Jonathan Roumie, Elizabeth Tabish, Jordan Walker Ross, Lara Silva, Shahar Isaac, Paras Patel, Noah James

Synopsis: A charismatic fisherman struggling with debt. A troubled woman wrestling with demons. A gifted accountant was ostracised from his family and people. In this ground-breaking first season of The Chosen see how Jesus reaches each of these and more as He works His first miracles and embarks on His ministry to change the world. See Him through the eyes of those who knew Him.

RuPaul’s Drag Race

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Genres: Game-Show, Reality-TV
Cast: RuPaul, Michelle Visage, Ross Mathews, Carson Kressley

Synopsis: Join RuPaul, the world’s most famous drag queen, as the host, mentor, and judge for the ultimate in drag queen competitions. The top drag queens in the U.S. will vie for drag stardom as RuPaul, in full glamazon drag, will reign supreme in all judging and eliminations while helping guide the contestants as they prepare for each challenge.

The Real Housewives of Orange County

Creator: Scott Dunlop
Genre: Reality-TV
Cast: Tamra Judge, Shannon Beador, Kelly Dodd, Gina Kirschenheiter, Emily Simpson, Braunwyn Windham-Burke, Vicki Gunvalson

Synopsis: A look at five families living in a protected Southern California enclave, and the real-life housewives who reside in one of the wealthiest planned communities in the country.

This Is Us

Creator: Dan Fogelman
Genres: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Cast: Milo Ventimiglia, Mandy Moore, Sterling K. Brown, Chrissy Metz, Justin Hartley, Susan Kelechi Watson, Chris Sullivan

Synopsis: Follows the lives and families of three adults living and growing up in the United States of America in present and past times. As their paths cross and their life stories intertwine in curious ways, we find that several of them share the same birthday – and so much more than anyone would expect.

When Calls the Heart

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Genres: Drama, Romance
Cast: Erin Krakow, Daniel Lissing, Mark Cummins, Lori Loughlin, Loretta Walsh, Charlotte Hegele, Gracyn Shinyei

Synopsis: Elizabeth Thatcher, a young woman from a wealthy family, moves to the small town of Coal Valley to be the new teacher. As she struggles to adapt to living on the western frontier, she makes new friends including the local Mounted Police Officer, Jack Thornton.

Mayans M.C.

Creator: Elgin James, Kurt Sutter
Genres: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Cast: J. D. Pardo, Clayton Cardenas, Edward James Olmos, Sarah Bolger, Michael Irby, Antonio Jaramillo, Raoul Max Trujillo

Synopsis: Set in a post-Jax Teller world, “Mayans MC” sees EZ Reyes, a former golden boy now fresh out of prison, as a prospect in the Mayan MC charter on the California-Mexico border who must carve out his new outlaw identity.

Married at First Sight

Creator: Lotte Offenberg Bergqvist
Genres: Reality-TV
Cast: Dr. Joseph Cilona, Dr. Logan Levkoff, Greg Epstein, Pepper Schwartz

Synopsis: A reality show that follows singles yearning for a life-long partnership as they agree to a provocative proposal: getting legally married to a stranger the moment they first meet.

Summer House

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Genres: Reality-TV
Cast: Lindsay Hubbard, Carl Radke, Kyle Cooke

Synopsis: Take the beach town of Montauk, New York by storm while following a group of nine friends who make the exclusive enclave their go-to party spot between Memorial Day and Labor Day — that is, when they’re not hustling at their day jobs. You could say they work hard and party way harder.

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