20 Best shows on Apple TV+ right now

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If you are looking for some of the best and yet unexplored shows, ranging from good thrillers to sci-fi with beautiful visuals and mind-bending storylines, then Apple TV+ might be your haven.

From inspiring drama Lessons in Chemistry to dystopian thrillers like See, Apple TV+ is home to many shows that are some of the best in their genre.

So, tune in to stream shows that will take you to a fantasy land of magic, monsters, or changelings or make you laugh out loud with quirky but heartwarming comedy dramas. For the list, scroll down to check out the 20 best shows on Apple TV + right now.

Monarch: Legacy of Monsters

Genre: Adventure

Starring: Anna Sawai, Wyatt Russell, Kurt Russell

monarch legacy of monsters

To the world’s astonishment, they discover the presence of monsters after the fight between Godzilla and Titans. Two siblings travel across the world, only to find out a secret their father’s been hiding and their family’s legacy of being connected to a secret organization called Monarch.

Lessons in Chemistry

Genre: Drama

Starring: Brie Larson, Lewis Pullman, Kevin Sussman

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Elizabeth Zott’s lifelong dream of becoming a scientist is shattered when she is kicked out of her job as a lab tech for being a woman. Set in the 1950s, Elizabeth is not ready to let society’s rules put her down and accepts a job as a cooking show host, turning around her and other women’s lives by imparting knowledge about science.

For All Mankind

Genre: Drama

Starring: Casey W. Johnson, Joel Kinnaman, Shantel VanSanten

For All Mankind — Official First Look Trailer | Apple TV+

In a world of alternative reality, which changes the course of history after the Soviet Union landed on the moon first, before the U.S. does, Every season is beautifully shot and explores changing history every ten years in the future.

Ted Lasso

Genre: Comedy

Starring: Jason Sudeikis, Hannah Waddingham, Brett Goldstein

Ted Lasso — Official Trailer | Apple TV+

Ted Lasso, an American coach with no prior experience in coaching premier league teams, unexpectedly gets hired to coach the English premier league team. He is expected to fail, but slowly, he shows his charisma and humor to win over everyone, including the bitter owner of the team, Rebecca Welton.

The Morning Show

Genre: Drama

Starring: Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon, Billy Crudup

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The Morning Show is a satirical comedy show that shows characters behind the scenes of a morning show network broadcast. Their topics of discussion bring focus on different but relevant topics every season, like COVID-19, the Russian invasion of Ukraine, and the #Metoo movement.

The Buccaneers

Genre: Drama

Starring: Kristine Froseth, Alisha Boe, Josh Dylan

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A romantic comedy mini-series on Apple TV +, The Buccaneers follows a group of American teenage girls in the 1870s who travel to London to celebrate their debutante ball, fall in love, have a clash of thoughts because of different societies, and last of all have fun with friends.


Genre: Science Fiction

Starring: Shioli Kutsuna, Golshifteh Farahani, Billy Barratt

Invasion — Official Trailer | Apple TV+

Invasion is a slow-burn thriller about five people around the world who start noticing unusual things around them, suspecting a nefarious alien invasion. A science fiction, Invasion is a story of what actions a human would be expected to do in the name of survival.


Genre: Science Fiction

Starring: Lou Llobell, Jared Harris, Lee Pace

Foundation — Official Trailer | Apple TV+

Set in a future where humans have traversed to live on other planets and are governed by a body of rule called the Galactic Empire. Due to a mysterious happening, the galaxy starts to collapse, and this threatens humanity, the planets, and their culture, so Dr. Hari Seldon, with his loyal followers, makes an attempt on their planet.

Slow Horses

Genre: Thriller

Starring: Gary Oldman, Jack Lowden, Olivia Cooke

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Full of wry humor and thrilling drama, Slow Horses revolves around rejected MI6 agents who are sent to Plough House to partake in desk jobs instead of their usual field missions. Dejected and disheartened with their condition, it doesn’t help that their bitter boss, Jackson Lamb, is hell-bent on provoking them. Suddenly, the whole team is roped into a mission where Britain is threatened by sinister forces.


Genre: Thriller

Starring: Idris Elba, Archie Panjabi, Aimee Kelly

Hijack — Official Trailer | Apple TV+

Sam Nelson’s flight to London takes a dark turn when he finds himself and other passengers with him under threat from a group of hijackers who have overtaken the plane’s control. Professionally a business negotiator, Sam attempts to use his excellent negotiation skills to appease the hijackers and save everyone’s lives on board.


Genre: Science Fiction

Starring: Rebecca Ferguson, Rashida Jones, Tim Robbins


In a futuristic world, Silo is a dystopian and science fiction show about a ruined society where people are now living underground in a thousand stories deep silo with rules and regulations, making them believe that it’s for their own safety.


Genre: Drama

Starring: Jason Momoa, Sylvia Hoeks, Archie Madekwe

SEE — Official Trailer | Apple TV+

In a world where humanity has lost its ability to see, and this ability has now become a thing of lore and myth, See, the drama show is set into motion when, in a local mountain tribe, both a set of twins who have the ability of sight. Baba Voss, a battle-hardened warrior, decides to take the twins under his twins and safeguard them from outside forces covering them.


Genre: Comedy

Starring: Jason Segel, Harrison Ford, Jessica Williams

Shrinking — Official Trailer | Apple TV+

Jimmy, a therapist, is still grieving his wife’s death and tired of listening to his patient’s daily and never-ending problems. He starts to advise and suggest solutions that are not exactly out of the book but seem to be helping his clients.

The Last Thing He Told Me

Genre: Mystery

Starring: Jennifer Garner, Angourie Rice, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau

The Last Thing He Told Me — Official Trailer | Apple TV+

Hannah lives with her husband, Owen, and his daughter, Bailey. But when Owen is caught in an office scandal and mysteriously disappears in its aftermath, Hannah discovers a note left by her husband that asks her to protect his daughter. Now, Hannah has to bond with 16-year-old Bailey and find out what exactly her husband’s identity is.

Black Bird

Genre: Drama

Starring: Taron Edgerton, Paul Walter Hauser, Ray Liotta

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James Keene is a charming guy, although he is now going to serve a ten-year sentence in prison. He has forwarded a deal, seeing his ability to charm and befriend anyone, that he has to get close to another prisoner, suspected serial killer and rapist Larry Hall, and attempt to extract a confession. Doing this successfully will get James Keene out of jail.


Genre: Thriller

Starring: Adam Scott, Britt Lower, Zach Cherry


Severance is a thriller show following Mark, who works for a biotechnology company that has invented a way to sever a person’s work and personal identity where their memories never mix. So when the workers leave the office, they don’t remember anything about their work life, but when Mark is met by a mysterious man who claims to be an ex-colleague, Mark finds himself involved in a dangerous situation.

The Changeling

Genre: Thriller

Starring: LaKeith Stanfield, Clark Backo, Victor LaVelle

The Changeling — Official Trailer | Apple TV+

Apollo meets Emma, a librarian, and falls in love. The couple get together, and Emma shares a strange meeting with an old lady on her trip to Brazil. Dismissing it as some nonsense, the couple moves on. But after Emma gives birth to their child, she disappears as if she never existed.

The Afterparty

Genre: Comedy

Starring: Sam Richardson, Zoe Chao, Tiffany Haddish

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A comedy and mystery series, The Afterparty follows a bunch of people who gather together to attend a high school reunion party. The night takes a turn when one of them turns up dead, and it doesn’t help the detectives investigating the case that every invitee remembers the night of the party very differently, confusing them about the series of events.


Genre: Comedy

Starring: Rose Bryne, Luke MacFarlane, Seth Rogen

Platonic — Official Trailer | Apple TV+

Sylvia and Will used to be best friends but became estranged when Sylvia disapproved of Will’s wife. Now, years later, both of them have entered their middle ages, where Sylvia is a stay-at-home mom, and Will has just recently divorced. Sylvia reaches out to him, prompting them to restart their friendship.


Genre: Thriller

Starring: Lauren Ambrose, Neil Tiger Free, Rupert Grint


A horror thriller, Servant is a show that follows a couple who has lost their newborn child, but the wife refuses to move on and takes a doll for their child. The story takes a turn for the dark when they hire a peculiar nanny to take care of the fake baby and start experiencing weird things around them.