The Best Prison TV Shows on fuboTV
Finding a good Prison TV show to watch can be hard, so we've ranked the best ones and included where to watch them. Check out our list of the best Prison TV shows of all time streaming on fuboTV.
1. Chicago P.D.
What it's about: A riveting police drama about the men and women of the Chicago Police Department's District 21 who put it all on the line to serve and protect their community. District 21 is made up of two distinctly different groups: the uniformed cops who patrol the beat and go head-to-head with the city's street crimes and the Intelligence Unit that combats the city's major offenses - organized crime, drug trafficking, high profile murders and beyond.
Where to Watch: 165 episodes (99%) are available to watch free online (Peacock & NBC). 38 episodes (23%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Hulu, fuboTV & TVision). 31 episodes (19%) are available to stream on a TV everywhere service (Oxygen, NBC & USA). 166 episodes (99%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).
2. Hogan's Heroes
What it's about: Hogan's Heroes is an American television sitcom that ran for 168 episodes from September 17, 1965, to July 4, 1971, on the CBS network. The show was set in a German prisoner of war camp during World War II. Bob Crane starred as Colonel Robert E. Hogan, coordinating an international crew of Allied prisoners running a Special Operations group from the camp. Werner Klemperer played Colonel Wilhelm Klink, the commandant of the camp, and John Banner was the inept sergeant-of-the-guard, Hans Schultz. The series was popular during its six-season run. In 2013, creators Bernard Fein through his estate and Albert S. Ruddy acquired the sequel and other separate rights to Hogan's Heroes from Mark Cuban through arbitration and a movie based on the show has been planned.
Where to Watch: 5 episodes (3%) are available to stream on a subscription service (Philo & fuboTV). 4 episodes (2%) are available to stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Sundance).
3. Escape at Dannemora
What it's about: The stranger-than-fiction account of a prison break in upstate New York in the summer of 2015, which spawned a massive manhunt for two convicted murderers who were aided in their escape by a married female prison employee with whom they both became sexually entangled.
Where to Watch: 7 episodes (70%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video, fuboTV & Showtime). 7 episodes (70%) are available to stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Showtime). 9 episodes (90%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 4 services (Google Play, Prime Video & 2 others).
4. For Life
What it's about: A prisoner becomes a lawyer, litigating cases for other inmates while fighting to overturn his own life sentence for a crime he didn’t commit.
Where to Watch: 5 episodes (22%) are available to watch free online (ABC). 23 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Hulu & fuboTV). 5 episodes (22%) are available to stream on a TV everywhere service (ABC). 23 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 1 service (Vudu).
What it's about: After 19 years on Death Row for the rape and murder of his teenage girlfriend, Daniel Holden is going home. His conviction has been vacated due to new DNA evidence. Now he has to return to a world he no longer knows and his reentry into the outside world may be as unforgiving as prison. Daniel is haunted by the past, dogged by the present, and uncertain of the future. As he struggles to adapt to his new life, his homecoming reignites the fears of a small town and threatens to shatter his family’s fragile peace. Daniel’s alleged crime divided a community. Will his freedom tear it in half?
Where to Watch: 30 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a subscription service (fuboTV & AMC Premiere). 30 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play & 3 others).