You’ve probably been scrolling through Netflix for hours to choose a show to watch. We all need a good one to watch at the end of a long day or with a good meal and maybe some good company. There are many choices, here are the 5 BEST Netflix Originals TV shows that you need to watch ASAP! Make sure to add them to your list!
You’ve probably heard a lot about it but let me assure you, Orange Is the New Black is one of the best, most important, and most influential shows ever! It is an American comedy/drama series by Jenji Kohan, about Piper Chapman, sentenced to a year and a half of prison for transporting drug money to her ex-girlfriend. It is about her experience during prison at FCI Danbury and her encounter with the inmates.
The cast includes Natasha Lyonne, Laura Prepon, Uzo Aduba, Samira Wiley, and many more! The show started in 2013 and ended in 2019 with seven seasons and around thirteen episodes each. With a rating of 8.0/10 on IMDb and four Primetime Emmys, and MANY more awards and nominations, you can’t miss it out!
The Crown by Peter Morgan is a biography and historical drama show. It is based on the play “The Audience” and revolves around the romance and drama events of Queen Elizabeth II, played by Claire Foy, starting from the 1940’s up till the 20th century. After being crowned as queen, Queen Elizabeth II a newlywed faces political rivalries and romances. Morgan describes her private journey behind the doors of Buckingham Palace.
Some of the actors include Matt Smith, Elizabeth Debicki, Jonathan Pryce, John Lithgow, and many others. The Crown won 10 Primetime Emmys along with 82 other wins and 236 nominations! It started in 2016, it has four seasons with ten episodes each and it is renewed for two more seasons. Season 6 will be the last one. Check the trailer and start watching it!
If you’re into sci-fiction, thriller, mystery, fantasy, and Horror series, then Stranger Things is perfect for you! The plot is about a series of events in Hawkins and starts with the disappearance of a kid. From this moment, the friends and family of this kid face supernatural events. Dark moments and mystery take over. Where did the kid go? Who took him? What’s happening in town? A series of questions that will trouble your mind throughout the episodes.
The cast includes Millie Bobby Brown, Winona Ryder, Finn Wolfhard, David Harbour, and many more. Stranger Things started in 2016, there are currently three seasons with eight episodes each, and it has been renewed till now for the fourth season. With 8.7/10 stars on IMDb, Stranger Things SHOULD be on your list! Check the trailer out to know what’s more about it.
You’ve probably heard a lot about it, The Queen’s Gambit started in October 2020, based on the book written by Walter Tevis. The plot is about Beth Harmon, an orphan with exceptional skills in playing chess. Throughout playing chess, she feels more in control and gets wiser. As she gets into championships, she struggles with tranquillisers given by the state and obsessions. A few weeks after the release, The Queen’s Gambit was on Netflix’s top shows in several countries.
Some of the actors include Anya Taylor-Joy, Bill Camp, Chloe Pirrie, Marcin Dorocinski, and many more. It’s a limited series, with seven episodes and with a rating of 8.6/10 on IMDb. Check the trailer and watch it ASAP! You won’t regret it!
The star of the hit show “Horsin Around” during the ’80s and ’90s, BoJack Horseman, ends up living in Hollywood after ending his show. Despite the fame, the money, and the success, BoJack struggles with depression, addiction, the past that haunts him, and finds it hard to maintain relationships. With some reference to sex, drugs, and alcohol, this series is for adults. BoJack Horseman is an animated, comedy, and drama show created by Raphael Bob-Waksberg and starring Will Arnett, Amy Sedaris, Aaron Paul, and many more. It started in 2014 with currently a total of six seasons and around sixteen episodes each. With a rating of 8.7/10, you must watch it, especially if you’re an animated series fan! Watch the trailer, and hopefully, you’ll enjoy it!