Whether you’ve called in sick to work, enjoying a rainy weekend indoors, or you’re simply looking to devote a chunk of your time to Netflix, we’ve got the list of TV shows you’re looking for! So take a seat, relax, and get acquainted with some new characters. Whether it’s comedies, dramas, or sci-fi shows, you’re bound to find exactly what you’re looking for here. Perhaps you’ve seen a few of these already, but some are so good that you might even want to re-watch!
House Of Cards
If you’re looking for political intrigue and powerful, focused, leading characters, “House of Cards” is the show for you. Netflix originals like this one are designed to be binge watched. They are perfectly created from beginning to end so that you can’t turn off the TV. For those that can’t decide between the American version of “House of Cards” or the British version, Netflix has both. If you can’t decide watch one before the other and compare!
Once you make it past the first season, it BoJack Horseman really picks up in the second! This cartoon adult comedy is one of the first for Netflix. Taking place in a Hollywood-like world filled with animal and humans, this satire is full of laughs and quirky one-liners. Also, it will feel a little more familiar to you with major voice stars such as Aaron Paul and Will Arnett.
If you missed “Planet Earth” when it was first released, now you can watch the entire series on Netflix. This BBC documentary is more than just incredible sights, it is educational as well as relaxing. Whether it’s to just have something on as background noise or to distract and fascinate the kids, you’ve got to watch it! Serisously…Go put it on right now.
With a show like “30 Rock” starring Tina Fey, it’s impossible not to laugh consistently throughout. This comedy definitely makes the binge worthy list thanks to it’s interesting characters, ridiculous story lines, and constant bantering.
The second adult cartoon on the list is “Archer”. There is something lacking in the animation on purpose so that your focus is on the content of the show. Following the absurd adventures of a spy agency, the relationship between Archer and his mother, and the wacky employees, this series should absolutely be one of the next shows you watch on Netflix.
One of the slower but very intriguing shows to watch on Netflix is “Mad Men”. The show takes place in the 60s/70s, following advertiser Don Draper and his downfall across Madison Avenue. This mix between family and business definitely causes some drama as well as more character build up.
Time to binge on “Fringe”! This show has a little bit of everything with sci-fi taking priority. If you’re looking for that “X-Files” type show with tons of character progression and some added humour, “Fringe” could be the watch you’ve been waiting for.
This series prequel to Alfred Hitchcock’s classic horror film, “Psycho”, is a perfectly creepy drama. For all the unanswered questions you might have had about the original film, “Bates Motel” finally answers them. Learn about the relationship between Norman and his mother, or the tasks involved in running a motel. With the right amount of horror and eerie content, this series is a perfect binge watch for this years Halloween.
Orange Is The New Black
This show takes the cake when it comes to Netflix originals! The series revolves around Piper Chapman, a woman from the suburbs who got caught up in the crime scene and landed herself in prison. As her story unfolds in this women’s prison, so do the stories of her fellow inmates. Definitely a top binge worthy show!
Marvel and Netflix got together and created this amazing superhero series, “Daredevil”. This dark, action packed, show is about a blind man who is a lawyer by day and a crime fighter by night. The acting is outstanding, the action is even better, making this Netflix original a must watch show!
This superhero series is suitable for anyone to watch! “Arrow” follows the origins storyline from the DC Comic “Green Arrow”. If you’re looking for a good superhero show that still has some fun action then definitely check this show out!
This show first started in the early 2000s but failed after the first few seasons while it was airing on TV. A decade later, Netflix brought the show back with the original actors and it became a huge hit! It follows the story of a wealthy family falling into debt and other problems to feed them consistent jokes. If you haven’t already, it’s time to give this show a chance!
What rock have you been hiding under if you haven’t already watched this amazing series? “Breaking Bad” is a prime example of quality TV. Binge watching the series makes it even easier to follow Walter White, the high school chemistry teacher, turn into Heisenberg, the crazy meth cooking drug pin.