Netflix has come a long way from providing online streaming of content to creating original film and television content. It is an extremely popular site among the youth. With Netflix have forayed into India a few years ago it has made streaming of media much easier for gen next. Having a lazy weekend? Then Netflix has tons of content for you binge watch and stay entertained. Here’s a list of 10 shows in no particular order you can Netflix and chill with this weekend (not that way!):
Master of None
This show starring Aziz Ansari is a favourite of the critics as well as the audience. It depicts the life of Dev a struggling actor who is desperately trying to find out what he wants on both a personal and professional front. There are 2 seasons both 10 episodes long available of this comic drama with a third one coming out whenever Ansari thinks he’s got something more to share. This light – hearted show is ideal for a stress – free weekend binge!
An engaging drama series, this one contains the stories of real life drug lords of Columbia mainly Pablo Escobar. The rise of cocaine trade has been displayed extremely well. This show is available in both English and Spanish and is currently 3 seasons long. If mafia and drug lords are your thing then this is the one for you.
A superhero or in this case super heroine show is based on the Marvel character of the same name. But unlike the others of this genre this one’s not for children. It follows a darker theme and has Krysten Ritter as the titular character. One season of the show has been released so far.
Based on the life of Queen Elizabeth II this historical drama chronicles her life from the death of her father to modern times. This show is big on budget, big on drama and has an amazing cast as well! So, if you’re a history buff watching two seasons of this is cake walk!
Orange is the New Black
A prison drama that tells us the story of Piper Chapman and her life after being unfairly judged (according to her) and arrested. It chronicles her time in prison and also gives us flashbacks to understand her past. It is a critically acclaimed show with several awards and 5 seasons available on Netflix. You’ll have to literally binge watch this one!
13 Reasons Why
If you haven’t heard of this show you were probably living in a cave or something the past few months, because this was a rage on the internet. This drama about a teenage girl who commits suicide and leaves tapes behind stating the reasons why she did so was a huge hit among teens. And unlike Clay you won’t be able to watch just one episode at a time but the whole set together!
An animated adult comedy, BoJack Horseman is one of the best shows Netflix has to offer. It narrates the story of a humanoid horse who was a star back in the 90’s. The rest you’ll have to watch to know! Totally binge worthy this one has 4 seasons available.
This supernatural drama series won accolades from the critics and audiences alike. The story revolves around the disappearance of a 12-year-old and the efforts put into finding him that reveal a set of mysteries, supernatural forces and a very strange girl with psychokinetic abilities. A well-acted and presented show which has 1 season available and the second one coming soon!
Another superhero show to binge watch, tells the story of Matt Murdock who was blinded by an accident during his childhood and how he uses his heightened senses to play vigilante to New York City at night. This gritty series keeps you engaged and is the best of Marvel’s TV series. 2 Seasons are currently available.
Get on with it then!