There are plenty of streaming services available today that provide collective entertainment to the viewers, whether it is a romantic comedy, crime thriller, or mystery drama, these platforms have it all covered. Apart from being a source of constant fun, some of the shows on these streamers are wholesome with an underlying message for society. One such streaming service is NBC, which is becoming increasingly popular for its amazing variety of shows.
Here are some of the best shows on NBC that are a must-watch.
1. This Is Us
This Is Us is undeniably the most beautiful and emotional show to date. It is a story about the Pearson family that has made us all teary-eyed at the end. The show follows the lives of siblings, Kevin, Kate, and Randall, and their parents Jack and Rebecca. It is set in the present, with some flashbacks of the history. This series is an emotional and wholesome ride that has touched the hearts of every viewer along the way. Each moment is delivered in such a beautiful way that has us all hooked to our screens. To put it simply, we fell in love with the Pearson family and there is no other show as beautiful as This Is Us.
2. Chicago P.D.
Chicago P.D. is a police procedural action-drama series that follows the patrol officers and Intelligence Unit of the Chicago Police Department as they work to eliminate the criminals of the city’s major street crimes. The team is led by Detective Sergeant Hank Voight, who is very loyal to his duty and the team. The show has a total of nine seasons as of June 26 and every season is full of the actions and adventures of the team. Watch this show if you like police action drama with lots of suspense and mystery.
3. New Amsterdam
A medical drama series that is based on the book Twelve Patients: Life and Death at Bellevue Hospital by Eric Manheimer. It follows Dr. Max Goodwin, who becomes the medical director of one of the United States’ oldest public hospitals, that aims to correct the medical facility by eliminating the bureaucracy and providing the best treatment to the patients. The show is one of the best medical dramas ever made and it should definitely be on your watch list if you like watching medical drama shows.
4. Parks and Recreation
It is a political satire sitcom series that focuses on Leslie Knope, who is the deputy director of the Parks and Recreation Department in the fictional town of Pawnee, Indiana. It shows the weird antics of the public officials as they try to pursue different projects to make the city a better place. The series has plenty of humorous jokes and there are many funny scenes that will make you laugh out loud. The series is very popular among the viewers and you should watch this if you’re into comedy and drama.
5. Friday Night Lights
Friday Night Lights is a sports drama series that follows the lives of the Dillion Panthers, one of the country’s best high school football team,s and their coach, Eric Taylor. It addresses many social issues in today’s American culture like family values, racism, drugs, abortion, and a lack of economic opportunities. The show is appreciated for its realistic portrayal of Middle America and deep exploration of its central characters. You should watch this show if you’re looking for something light-hearted yet meaningful to watch.