Netflix is a treasure trove of original content that you can watch on your phone, laptop, or television. With so many options, it’s hard to know where to start.
If you’re looking for something new, here are some suggestions for the best Netflix series you must watch:
1. Black Mirror (Season 4)
Black Mirror is a British show that explores how technology and society influence each other in the 21st century. The Netflix series was created by Charlie Brooker and stars a rotating cast of actors playing characters who interact with their technology in very different ways. The show often tackles issues related to privacy, surveillance, and the growing inequality gap between rich and poor countries.
2. BoJack Horseman (Season 5)
BoJack Horseman is an animated comedy about BoJack Horseman (voiced by Will Arnett), a washed-up celebrity actor who wants nothing more than to make his family happy again but always fails at his attempts because of his own self-destructive tendencies as well as others’ constant neediness around him. In addition to being funny and touching at times, this series also gives you a way into understanding what depression feels like from someone who has experienced it firsthand—and how difficult it
3. Stranger Things
Stranger Things is a show about a boy and his friends who go on an adventure to find the secret behind Hawkins Lab and save the world. It follows their adventure through the 1980s, where they encounter supernatural forces and help people in need. The show was created by the Duffer Brothers, who also created the hit series The Flash.
4. House of Cards
House of Cards is a political drama based on the American novel by Michael Dobbs. It follows Frank Underwood (Kevin Spacey), a ruthless politician who takes power after his boss commits suicide. The series has been praised for its cinematography and acting abilities.
5. Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt is an American comedy series by Tina Fey that follows Ellie Kemper as she tries to adjust to life after being held captive during her twenties. The show won multiple awards including a Golden Globe for Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy in 2015 and an Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Comedy Series in 2016.
6. Daredevil (Season 1)
Daredevil is the story of Matt Murdock, a blind lawyer who fights crime as a masked vigilante. The series was created by Drew Goddard and stars Charlie Cox as Matt Murdock, Vincent D’Onofrio as Wilson Fisk, Deborah Ann Woll as Karen Page, Elden Henson as Foggy Nelson and Rosario Dawson as Claire Temple.
7. Orange Is the New Black (Season 1)
Orange is the New Black follows Piper Chapman (Taylor Schilling), an inmate at Litchfield Penitentiary who becomes involved in a love triangle with two other inmates—one of whom is played by Laura Prepon from That ’70s Show—and its warden’s daughter, Alex Vause (Laura Prepon). The series was created by Jenji Kohan and stars Taylor Schilling as Piper Chapman, Laverne Cox as Sophia Burset and Uzo Aduba as Suzanne “Crazy Eyes” Warren.
8. Parks and Recreation
Parks and Recreation is full of heartwarming moments and funny jokes that will make you laugh until your sides hurt as you watch these characters interact with each other on screen while they try their best to get things done in their day-to-day lives at the town hall office.
9. Gilmore Girls
If you’re looking for a good binge-watching series, Gilmore Girls is the way to go. It’s an easy one to get into and has a satisfying ending every episode.
10. 30 Rock
30 Rock is another great one for binge-watching—it’s only 10 episodes long but will have you laughing your head off from start to finish! Plus, it stars Tina Fey who happens to be one of my favorite actors so I can’t resist!
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We’ve listed ten of the best Netflix series, but there are many more you can watch. Hopefully, this has provided you with some entertainment and insight into the best new shows to binge-watch.