Netflix is an American content platform and a production company that has some of the most amazing original programs that one can’t find anywhere. Members of Netflix stream about 1 billion hours of TV shows, series, and movies. Streaming gives you a better experience than when watching a TV or downloading a movie. It means one can stream on-demand and watch it virtually on any device which is connected to the internet. No need to wait for downloads, one can watch anytime, anywhere. Netflix houses many new series which are released every month and so it often gets difficult to keep up with.
We have listed a few web series popular on Netflix which you can binge-watch with your friends or family.
*Note that the series listed below are based on a rating of 7 & above on IMDB, and are also popular among the youth.
Top Web Series
1. DESIGNATED SURVIVOR
A political thriller drama, where a low-level Cabinet member comes to power after a catastrophic event and struggles to keep the country from dissolving into chaos and at the same time face fresh horrors which await the country.
2. BROOKLYN NINE – NINE
It is a sitcom TV series where a commanding officer and his quirky team solve crimes in Brooklyn, New York City.
3. SCHITT’S CREEK
A TV sitcom in which a couple goes bankrupt and the only possession they have is a small town called Schitt’s creek. The couple and the kids are forced to regroup in the small town. It is sure to be a joyride of emotions for anyone who watches it.
4. BLACK MIRROR
An anthology series showing great innovations of humanity in a high-tech future that collide with its darkest instincts. Different characters are shown combating different types of technologies that often backfire and are also used against them.
5. QUEEN’S GAMBIT
A drama based on a prodigious introvert who masters the game of chess, but yes everything, even stardom comes with a price! It is based on the book by Walter Tevis.
A fantasy drama where Lucifer, sulking in hell, helps humanity through his experience and telepathic abilities. Later, he goes on to become an LAPD consultant who tries to punish people for their crimes through law and justice.
7. THE GOOD PLACE
A comedy-drama showing a self-absorbed lady arriving at a good place after her death due to an error. Determined to stay back, she tries to become a better person.
8. THE 100
A sci-fi drama set in the future after nuclear devastation destroyed most of humanity. Humanities lone survivors send a group of 100 young kids to find hopes of re-populating the planet.
9. THE RANCH
A western comedy-drama starring Ashton Kutcher, the son of a Colorado rancher returns home from being a footballer to run the family business. The show details the life of a dysfunctional family consisting of two brothers, a father, and his separated wife.
10. STRANGER THINGS
A horror drama confronting supernatural forces. A peculiar incident starts a chain of events that leads to the disappearance of a child, which begins to disrupt a peaceful community. Dark government agencies and supernatural forces converge on the town, with a few locals beginning to understand that there’s more going on than meets the eye.
11. VIRGIN RIVER
A romantic drama based on a nurse practitioner living in the town of Virgin River discovers that small-town living isn’t quite as simple as she expected and that she must learn to heal herself before she can truly make Virgin River her home.
12. MONEY HEIST
An action-based criminal mystery portrays an unusual group of robbers to carry out the biggest robbery of all time in the Royal Mint of Spain.