Best Shows on Netflix
·Life's too short to binge-watch bad television, which is why we love this category of the best shows on Netflix. There are the reboots, the animated shows, and…
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Sons of Anarchy
Sons of Anarchy is an American television drama series created by Kurt Sutter about the lives of a close-knit outlaw motorcycle club operating in Charming, a fictional town in California's Central Valley. The show centers on protagonist Jackson 'Jax' Teller, the then–vice president of the club, who begins questioning the club and himself.
Chef's Table offers viewers the opportunity to go inside the lives and kitchens of six of the world's most renowned, international culinary talents. Each of the six episodes features an acclaimed chef, who include Ben Shewry (Melbourne, Australia), Magnus Nilsson (Järpen, Sweden), Francis Mallmann (Buenos Aires, Argentina), Niki Nakayama (Los Angeles, CA, USA), Dan Barber (New York City, USA) and Massimo Bottura (Modena, Italy).
The West Wing
The West Wing is an American television serial drama created by Aaron Sorkin that was originally broadcast on NBC from September 22, 1999, to May 14, 2006. The series is set primarily in the West Wing of the White House, where the Oval Office and offices of presidential senior staff are located, during the fictional Democratic administration of Josiah Bartlet. The West Wing was produced by Warner Bros. Television. For the first four seasons, there were three executive producers: Aaron Sorkin; T
American Horror Story
American Horror Story is a horror television series created and produced by Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk. Described as an anthology series, each season is conceived as a self-contained miniseries, following a disparate set of characters and settings, and a storyline with its own 'beginning, middle, and end'. The first season, subsequently re-titled American Horror Story: Murder House, takes place in 2011 and follows the story of a family that moves into a home haunted by its former occupants. T
In a time when America stands divided and the future seems uncertain, a team of five brave men will try to bring us closer together with laughter, heart, and just the right amount of moisturizer. The Emmy Award winning Queer Eye is back and ready to Make America Fabulous Again. With a new Fab 5 and the show's toughest missions to date, Queer Eye moves from the Big Apple to turn the red states pink... one makeover at a time.
From the creators of "Damages," "Bloodline" is a dramatic thriller that explores the demons lurking beneath the surface of a contemporary American family. The Rayburns are hard-working pillars of their Florida Keys community. But when the black sheep son comes home for the 45th anniversary of his parents' hotel, he threatens to expose the Rayburns' dark secrets and shameful past, pushing his siblings to the limits of family loyalty.
Gilmore Girls is an American comedy-drama series created by Amy Sherman-Palladino, starring Lauren Graham and Alexis Bledel. On October 5, 2000, the series debuted on The WB to widespread critical acclaim and remained a tent-pole to the WB until it was cancelled in its seventh season, ending on May 15, 2007 on The CW. The entire series has been released on DVD, as well as on iTunes. The show follows single mother Lorelai Gilmore and her daughter, also named Lorelai but who prefers to be called
Chilling Adventures of Sabrina
In this darker adaptation of the iconic series “Sabrina the Teenage Witch,” Kiernan Shipka (Mad Men) plays a coming-of-age Sabrina battling the supernatural and sometimes horrific in an effort to save her friends and family. The show has a significantly more ominous tone than the somewhat happy-go-lucky original, and the showrunners utilize the change to great effect, with Variety’s Caroline Framke calling the show “above all, spooky as hell.”
Better Call Saul
The extremely successful Breaking Bad spinoff series asks one question: How did Saul Goodman become the Saul Goodman. Who was Saul before he became the ace attorney tasked with representing Albuquerque’s highest-profile meth dealer? The answer is all in the series, and it’s worth a watch. Some audiences have even gone so far as to say that they like Better Call Saul more than Breaking Bad. As far as spinoffs go, Better Call Saul is a smashing success, with The Guardian’s Charles Bramesco calli
Dear White People
Dear White People is based on the critically acclaimed film of the same name, and follows the trials and tribulations of a group of students of color at a predominately white, elite university. The students use irony, self-deprecation, brutal honesty, and plenty of humor to tackle issues of cultural bias, appropriation, misguided activism, and injustice. Dear White People is necessary viewing for today’s “post-racial” society: It’s extremely entertaining while also being incredibly eye-opening.
One Day at a Time
Inspired by Norman Lear’s 1975 series of the same name, One Day at a Time is a successful comedy-drama series centered around the life of Army veteran Penelope and her Cuban-American family. The show has been praised for bringing positive representation for the Latin American and LGBTQ communities to the silver screen, and has as much heart and soul as it does laughs. Pop TV president Brad Schwartz says of One Day at a Time: “How amazing is it to be involved with this brilliant and culturally si
Parks and Recreation
This positively funny series from the writers that brought you The Office follows the trials and tribulations of Leslie Knope, played by Amy Poehler, as she navigates the politics of a small town Indian Parks and Recreation Department. Knope is joined by a zany cast of characters that includes Nick Offerman as the anti-government and pro-meat Ron Swanson, Aubrey Plaza as the darkly funny April Ludgate, Chris Pratt as the lovable doofus Andy Dwyer, Aziz Ansari as the pop culture guru Tom Haverfor
Sherlock is a British television crime drama that presents a contemporary update of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes detective stories. Created by Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss, it stars Benedict Cumberbatch as Sherlock Holmes and Martin Freeman as Doctor John Watson. Six episodes have been produced, the first three of which aired in 2010. Series two aired in 2012, and a third series began production in March 2013. The series has been sold to over 180 territories.