TOP BINGE WATCH SERIES ON NETFLIX
From prime-time TV shows to binge-watching series, OTT platforms are one of those technologies that have redefined what entertainment meant, not only for millennials or generation Z but also for their parents and grandparents.
While mobile screens have replaced theatres especially in 2020 where we have watched several series in our lists and those in the #trending, one may also find their parents enjoying Money Heist in your living room and it was representing a day in the life of a modern Indian family.
So, to get the entertainment going, here are some of the best binge watch worthy shows on Netflix India, you can add to your list:
THE CLASSICS – TOP BINGE WATCHING SERIES ON NETFLIX INDIA
Friends: Friends enjoys a stellar reputation worldwide. And with its share of fans and critics, this 90’s and early 20’s series has today become a hit in India, mostly due to the fact that it represents the lives of Indians who for work reasons are living alone and their friends have become their family. The best part about it, apart from being closely representing the current cultural wave, is that every episode is whole in itself. So, you don’t face the major con of binge-watching, i.e. being trapped into the screens until the season ends.
If you have already watched the show, you know, each time, you will watch it, you will crack up with laughter and for those who believe it is overrated. Well, give it this feel-good iconic tv-series with each character’s unique perfect imperfections a chance to woo you. You will feel bad for their failures and their achievements won’t make you feel threatened is what makes Friends a top binge watch show on Netflix.
Brooklyn Nine-Nine: The A-class comedy show on Netflix, enveloping laughter, office romance, and sensitive social issues in a genuinely tasteful way, Brooklyn 99 is considered best show by many of its fans. A sitcom based in a police department does not shy away from social issues that impact the lives of people around them without any forced tracks and amazingly crafted characters with a sharp wit.
One such episode, episode 16 of Season 4 called Moo Moo, when Terry Crew who plays Lieutenant Terry Jeffords, faced racial injustice and talked with Captain Holt, another black man sitting across from him discussing how to handle a corrupt justice system without sacrificing their upward mobility, is one of the best episodes of the series. As the seasons’ pass, you witness more and more best episodes that remain refreshing, heart-warming and eccentrically silly, just like its characters.
BINGE THE DRAMA IN PYJAMA- TOP BINGE WATCHING SERIES ON NETFLIX
The Crown: Royalty has always been one area that has people’s obsession and it has crossed the limits sometimes. Be it their palaces, their clothes, their cars, their lifestyles, or even their rules, most of us are guilty of reading about it. But what happens when you witness the crown and its possessor, like a fly on the wall. The Crown is one such piece of art that taps into the life of Elizabeth II, the queen of England, today aged 94 years, longest-reigning British monarch.
The show is indeed the best show to binge-watch on Netflix if you love drama genre. It has gained the reputation of being the best historical series on Netflix, with meticulous attention to detail, stellar direction, historically accurate storyline, and remarkable performances. It is indeed well-researched and the dramatized episodes showcase the various sources through which the royalty has been in the news, along with what was happening inside the royal walls and how the crown impacts politics inside and outside the royal family.
Sacred Games: Drama, thriller, mystery and conspiracy fiction, actually being the best at each of these genres, Sacred Games is a show that puts India on the map for some of best shows ever created. Enjoying the well-deserved status of the best Indian TV shows on Netflix, Sacred Games has a dark yet gripping story and brilliantly-written characters that creates a magnetism hard to resist.
The performances by the leads in the show are stunning, it is difficult to believe if you have not seen the memes yet, if not shared them. The show has a massive following in India and is also a great way to introduce the world outside India to Indian cinema now. Its gritty screenplay, characters, and adrenaline-inducing drama. If you’re looking for a realistic TV show to binge-watch on Netflix next, India’s socio-political and religion scenario you need to witness. Also if you have not seen The work of Nawazuddin Siddiqui, well, here’s a chance to see how he rules acting. Kabhi To Lagta Hai Apunich Bhagwaan Hai!
WHEN ANIMATION GETS TOO REAL– TOP BINGE WATCHING SERIES ON NETFLIX
Bojack Horseman: Emmy nominated comedy show on Netflix casting Will Amett, a horse of different colour, Aaron Paul and Amy Sedaris, Bojack Horseman brings to the table immense depth of the storyline that has made its space in the hearts of the global binge-watching audience. A cartoon show for adults hits the right spots when it comes to hard-hitting truths about life packed with the immensely emotional journey and full of existential musings.
Well, we know the above mentioned do not justify the number of great shows that exist on Netflix, and we would love to cover more genres and shows, So, do suggest your favourite in the comment box to let us know. Also, what would you rate on the binge-watching scale for these shows? We are waiting!