While as difficult as it is to find a break from the daily monotonous life, it’s no child’s play to decide what to watch once you get that free time. Think of binge-watching and hundreds of options would be staring right at your face.
From romantic comedies to spine-chilling horror thrillers, the options are endless. Now, this makes choosing your perfect watch even more difficult. And it won’t be wrong to say that half of our time gets wasted in finding the right option and by the time we decide on one, we have already lost interest in it.
So, to save you from this hassle and give you a break from all the trending series the likes of those of Emily in Paris, Beef, and The Tailor, you must have already watched by now, we have curated a list of 10 Netflix shows that won’t let your eyes blink even once.
Outer Banks (Seasons 1 to 3)
An American action-adventure mystery teen drama starring Madelyn Cline, Madison Bailey, Jonathan Daviss, Rudy Pankow, and Austin North revolves around finding a mystery related to the protagonist’s father’s death. The situational, comedies, romance, the realistic touch will definitely keep you involved in this show. Being a show involving young adults, this show gained maximum relatability from the youth and became a hit too.
Stranger Things (Seasons 1 to 4)
Science fiction always keeps us engaged and curious. Stranger Things is an amazing sci-fi series starring Winona Ryder, David Harbour, Millie Bobby Brown, Finn Wolfhard, and Gaten Matarazzo. This show takes you to an upside-down world as a young boy vanishes in a small town giving way to involving supernatural forces, secret experiments, and one strange girl named Eleven.
Bridgerton (Seasons 1 and 2)
A period drama set in Regency-era England, Bridgerton follows the romantic adventures of the wealthy and influential Bridgerton family as they navigate high society. Starring Julie Andrews, Jonathan Bailey, Ruby Barker, Harriet Cains, and Bessie Carter, this show involves both politics and romance and the corruption that goes on on the throne. A must-watch series.
Wednesday is like a horror comedy. It involves crime and fantasy as Wednesday Addams ventures on a crime investigation and makes new friends and learns about the world. Starring Jenna Ortega, Gwendoline Christie, Riki Lindhome, Christina Ricci, and Jamie McShane. This show gained tremendous box office from all over the world. To find different genres like horror, fantasy, crime, and romance is rare and that’s what makes this show unique.
The Crown (Seasons 1 to 5)
This historical drama series follows the reign of Queen Elizabeth II, exploring the political and personal struggles that shaped the British monarchy from the 1940s onwards. Starring Imelda Staunton, Jonathan Pryce, Lesley Manville, Dominic West, Elizabeth Debicki, this show will also help you in knowing the history of England, helping in your academics too. It involves politics, romance and drama and the fact that it is a historical movie will excite you more.
This one can never go out of trend. Get ready to watch the biggest heist in history starring Pedro Alonso, Úrsula Corberó, Álvaro Morte, Itziar Ituño, and Enrique Arce. The ‘Professor’ who is the mastermind behind the heist recruits eight people who are ferocious and have nothing to lose in successfully printing billions of euros in the two banks which are their target. The pseudonyms used in this series are the name of places, the thrill, the romance, the emotions, and the way you will end up supporting the criminals instead will definitely drive your mind crazy.
Elite (Seasons 1 to 6)
Elite is a Spanish show that is mostly watched in English. Starring Arón Piper, Miguel Bernardeau, Ester Expósito, Claudia Salas, and Georgina Amorós, this show involves three working-class teenagers who were accepted into the school through a scholarship program and their wealthy classmates are the focus of the series, which is set in the fictional exclusive high school Las Encinas. Its Hindi remake ‘Class’ boosted the TRP of this show.
Sex Education (Seasons 1 to 3)
This coming-of-age comedy-drama centers around a socially awkward teenager who teams up with a classmate to set up an underground sex therapy clinic at their high school. Starring Asa Butterfield, Gillian Anderson, Emma Mackey, Ncuti Gatwa, and Connor Swindells, this show talks openly about sex which has been taboo to discuss. Involving teens, this show has maximum viewership from teenagers and also from adults because of its subject. This show isn’t like a documentary but a full-fledged series involving drama, romance, humor, and knowledge too.
The Witcher: Blood Origin
Based on the popular book series and video game franchise, The Witcher is a dark fantasy series about a mutated monster hunter who navigates a treacherous world of magic and politics. Sophia Brown, Laurence O’Fuarain, Michelle Yeoh, Lenny Henry, Mirren Mack are the cast of this show. It is an action fiction involving fights and thrills much like the Marvels.
Peaky Blinders (Seasons 1 to 6)
Set in the aftermath of World War I, Peaky Blinders is a crime drama about a family of gangsters in Birmingham, England, as they navigate the dangerous underworld of post-war Britain. Starring Cillian Murphy, Natasha O’Keeffe, Paul Anderson, Sophie Rundle, and Finn Cole. It gives tough competition to ‘Money Heist’ since you end up supporting the gangsters here too.
Who doesn’t know this one? Friends is an American situational comedy starring Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, Matthew Perry, and David Schwimmer. The show revolves around six friends in their 20s and 30s who live in Manhattan, New York City. The high-level humor and sarcasm and the chemistry of friends and life partners make this show get itself a universal appeal. It has been watched by almost everyone and its humor never gets old.