Top 9 shows to watch on Netflix this week

The Lincoln Lawyer Season 3 Renewal Status: When is the new season expected to release on Netflix?
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Are you tired of your monotonous routine? Are you sick of watching boring web series? It’s just like getting bland food when you’re hungry. Don’t worry. You are at the right place. Sometimes, watching the best web series can be more fulfilling than partying out with friends. It is said that trying new shows can completely change the vibe of a person. So, it’s time to uplift your mood and fill this month with entertainment.

Here’s the list of 6 web shows to be released in the month of August. 

Depp v. Heard: Limited Series:

Release date: 16 August 2023

Genre: Crime and Drama

Rating: 5.3/10

Cast: Amber Heard, Johnny Depp, Nick Viall. 

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This American television series is produced by Emma Cooper and framed in a high-profile case of a couple. Every trial unfolds with an interesting scene. It also covers disturbing societal issues like domestic violence, divorce, and abusive marriage. This Netflix show attracted netizens all around the world. 

Ballers: Season 1

Release date: 15 August 2023

Genre: Sports and Comedy

Rating: 7.7/10

Cast: John David Washington, Omar Benson Miller, Dwayne Johnson, Arielle Kebbel. 


This fantastic television series stars Dwayne Johnson as the main character. It is filmed about the change that a newly retired NFL sportsman undergoes. The fellow decides to work as a financial manager for different NFL players and tries to match compatibility with other players. 

Painkiller: Limited Series

Release date: 10 August 2023

Genre: Science fiction and thrillers

Rating: 8.6/10

Cast: West Duchovny, Taylor Kitsch, Matthew Broderick and many more

Painkiller is a fictional story based on the origins of the Opioid crisis. The show covers the causes and consequences of the epidemic. The plot revolves around the Prude Pharma and Sacklers company from where the Opioid epidemic started. If you love science fiction and thrillers, then you cannot miss this one.

At Home With The Furys: Season 1

Release date: 16 August 2023

Genre: Comedy and Sports

Rating: 7.2/10

Cast: Tyson Fury, Paris Fury, Venezuela Fury, Molly Mae Hague. 

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The comedy-drama is based on the life of a weightlifter champion, Tyson Fury, who decides to go on a long vacation with his family. He enjoys his retirement and spends most of his time with his family. The show was created by Laura Leigh and Demi Doyle and is enjoyed by people who are into sports. 

The Lincoln Lawyer: Season 2

Release Date: 3 August 2023

Genre: Legal Drama

Rating- 7.7/10 

Casting- Manuel Garcia-Rulfo, Neve Campbell, Becki Newton, Jazz Raycole, Angus Sampson, Christopher Gorham, Lana Parrilla, Yaya DaCosta

The Lincoln Lawyer | Season 2 Part 1 Official Trailer | Netflix

Season 2 begins, like Season 1, with fighting in a parking lot. Haller is severely battered, and the five episodes in Part 1 explain how he got there. However, Haller’s practice thrives due to his accomplishments opposing Trevor Elliott. In addition to that, morality, integrity, sex, and yet another violent brawl in a parking lot are only a few of the exciting elements that dominate the initial half of The Lincoln Lawyer’s second season. But does the second season of this top-rated courtroom drama, divided into two parts, pass the criteria and keep viewers interested? Of course, yes.

The Witcher (Season 3)

Genre: Fantasy drama

Release date:   June 29, 2023

Rating: 8.1/10

Cast: Henry Cavill, Anya Chalotra, Joey Batey and many more

The Witcher: Season 3 | Official Trailer #2 | Netflix

Witcher season 3 is on air with new suspense and drama. Netflix’s one of the best supernatural series will give a deserving farewell to Henry Cavill’s Geralt. Geralt flies with monsters with his supernatural skills and is now stuck in the middle of the war, where he has to choose a side. In this season, you will see the heroic end of Henry’s character, along with a replacement. The season will be a turning point for all the drama fans as you will see unexpected things and changes.

The Upshaws: Part 4

Release date: 17 August 2023

Genre: Comedy and Drama

Rating: 7.1/10

Cast: Mike Epps, Kim Fields, Wanda Sykes, Page Kennedy.

The Upshaws features the life of a poor labor family in which the individuals try to get a job and settle in a new country. This sitcom is produced by Epps, Sykes, Hicks, and Page Hurwitz. The show touches the sentiments of every struggling person who is confused about life, and such relatability makes young adults go crazy about the series. 

Mech Cadets: Season 1

Release date: 10 August 2023

Genre: Science and Action

Rating: 6.9/10

Cast: Aparna Brielle, Victoria Grace, Josh Sundquist, Brandon Soo Hoo. 

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The sci-fi series covers an epic war between Alien invaders and Mech cadets. A 16-year-old teen joins Sky Corps Military Academy and desires to work as a pilot for Robot Mech. The producer, Aaron Lam, accepted the fact that the show has clearly occupied the minds of young teenagers who are fond of space and technology. 

Heartstopper: Season 2

Release date: 3 August 2023

Rating: 8.7/10

Genre: Romantic-Comedy, Teen Drama

Casting: Kit Connor, Olivia Colman, Joe Locke, Yasmin Finney and many more


Pride, they Say! It is a teen drama on LGBTQ that has won numerous hearts. They say Love has no language or gender, and our characters prove it right! In addition to that, the show blends Charlie’s and Nick’s romance during exams, prom, and their trip to Paris. In this season, you will understand the characters deeply. Moreover, the story plots the unforeseen challenges that Tara and Darcy face, which is an attraction for the viewers. Weekend? So, watch out for Heartstopper and make it a part of your heart!

In the month of August, take a deep dive into the pool of entertainment and let content flow all over you. Remember this: making time for your favorite activity is also a part of self-care. Now, let your soul be satisfied with the best web shows.