If it’s the weekend, or a sick day, or just a regular Popcorn night, and you need to watch something, You have come to the right place — we’re here to help. Below you’ll find an ever-expanding recommended list of TV shows available on Netflix, curated by us TV-obsessives. This mix covers a myriad of genres, lengths, countries of origins, and much more, but the one thing they have in common is that they are all Worth the watch!
Newcomer Katherine Langford plays the role of Hannah, a young woman who takes her own life. Two weeks after her tragic death, a classmate named Clay finds a mysterious box on his porch. Inside the box are recordings made by Hannah — on whom Clay had a crush — in which she explains the 13 reasons why she chose to commit suicide. If Clay decides to listen to the recordings, he will find out if and how he made the list. This intricate and heart-wrenching tale is told through Clay and Hannah’s dual narratives.
First episode date: March 31, 2017
Executive producers: Brian Yorkey, Diana Son, Tom McCarthy
Genres: Teen drama, Mystery
Mild-mannered high school chemistry teacher Walter White thinks his life can’t get much worse. His salary barely makes ends meet, a situation not likely to improve once his pregnant wife gives birth, and their teenage son is battling cerebral palsy. But Walter is dumbstruck when he learns he has terminal cancer. Realizing that his illness probably will ruin his family financially, Walter makes a desperate bid to earn as much money as he can in the time he has left by turning an old RV into a meth lab on wheels.
No. of episodes: 62 (list of episodes)
Production location: Albuquerque
Theme song: Breaking Bad Theme
Awards: Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Drama Series,
Three young men and three young women – of the BFF kind – live in the same apartment complex and face life and love in New York. They’re not above sticking their noses into one another’s businesses and swapping romantic partners, which always leads to the kind of hilarity average people will never experience – especially during breakups.
First episode date: September 22, 1994
Final episode date: May 6, 2004
No. of episodes: 236 (list of episodes)
Writers: David Crane, Marta Kauffman, Alexa Junge, Scott Silveri, Jeff Greenstein, Andrew Reich, Jeff Strauss
Alison Brie stars as Ruth Wilder, an out-of-work actress living in Los Angeles in the ’80s. Wilder finds an unexpected chance at stardom: enter the glitter and spandex-laden world of women’s wrestling, where she must work alongside 12 other Hollywood misfits. Marc Maron plays the role of Sam Sylvia, a washed-up director of “B” movies who tries to lead the group of women to fame. The series is created by Carly Mensch and Liz FGlahive, who serve as executive producers with Jenji Kohan and Tara Herrmann.
No. of episodes: 20 (list of episodes)
Writers: Carly Mensch, Liz Flahive, Nick Jones, Rachel Shukert
Nominations:Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Series
This thrilling Netflix original drama stars Golden Globe-winning actress Winona Ryder as Joyce Byers, who lives in a small Indiana town in 1983 — inspired by a time when tales of science fiction captivated audiences. When Joyce’s 12-year-old son, Will, goes missing, she launches a terrifying investigation into his disappearance with local authorities. As they search for answers, they unravel a series of extraordinary mysteries involving secret government experiments, unnerving supernatural forces, and a very unusual little girl.
First episode date: July 15, 2016
Production location: Jackson
No. of episodes: 17 (list of episodes)
Genres: Science Fiction, Horror fiction, Occult Fiction, Costume drama