Hello guys, this article of mine is focused only on the best shows Netflix is offering to its subscribers in USA. This article is devoted to the top names in the Netflix TV Series catalog, so if you have already encountered these Shows, take a look on my another article on List of 47 good shows on Netflix.
The TV Shows catalog of Netflix is quite adorable when compared to it movies catalog. With many of its are from different well renowned production giants like AMC, ABC etc, Netflix also offers its originals (own productions) like Orange Is The New Black, House Of Cards etc.. So guys, enjoy this list of Top TV series on Netflix and when you are done with this, do visit us for :-
BEST TV SHOWS STREAMING ON NETFLIX
1. BREAKING BAD (2008 – 13)
GENRE – CRIME, THRILLER, DRAMA
RATING – 9.5
CAST- Bryan Cranston, Aaron Paul, Anna Gunn
Breaking Bad is an American crime drama television series produced by Vince Gilligan. Walter White, a chemistry teacher, diagnosed with lung cancer, decides to get into the meth-making business to repay his medical debts and support his family financially. There is no doubt that the show is one of the all time best shows and i am seriously not talking about the shows streaming on Netflix only.
2. SHERLOCK (2010-)
GENRE- CRIME, THRILLER, MYSTERY
RATING – 9.3
CAST – Benedict Cumberbatch, Martin Freeman, Una Stubbs
Sherlock is a British-American crime, drama, mystery television series based on the famous Sherlock Holmes detective stories written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s. There have been a lot of TV series, movies and animations based on the Sherlock Holmes stories but this one is most certainly the best. Each season contains only 3 episodes and Netflix has all the 3 seasons, so enjoy!!.
3. FRIENDS (1994-2004)
GENRE – COMEDY, ROMANCE
RATING – 9.0
CAST – Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc,Matthew Perry, David Schwimmer
The story of all the 10 seasons revolves around 6 friends living in Manhattan, showing their adventures, ups and downs, breakups, patchups….. . The show became very popular and is listed in the all time best shows. Here’s the catch, if you haven’t seen this show, do not read the rest of the article, grab some popcorn and enjoy it right now!!.
4. HOUSE OF CARDS
GENRE – DRAMA
RATING – 9.0
CAST – Kevin Spacey , Michel Gill , Robin Wright
House Of Cards, one of the Netflix Originals, is an American political drama TV series. A diplomat appointed as Secretary of State, seeking revenge from the people who betrayed him in the earlier phase of his life. The show is a good catch for the people who are seeking some suspense and drama.
5. BLACK MIRROR (2011)
GENRE – DRAMA, SCI-FI, THRILLER
RATING – 8.8
CAST – Daniel Kaluuya, Toby Kebbell, Rory Kinnear
Black Mirror is a critically acclaimed, British television anthology series created by Charlie Brooker. The show try to present us the dark side of our evolution with technology. The show has a very unique theme, each episode has a different cast, story and a different setting. The show offers a lot to stick on to.
6. LOUIE (2011-)
GENRE – COMEDY, DRAMA
RATING – 8.7
CAST – Louis C.K., Hadley Delany, Ursula Parker
Louie is an American comedy, drama show, in which the central character, Louie a successful standup comedian and a single father of two daughters, who is struggling to establish a balance between work and family. The show is written, directed as well as edited by famous standup comedian Louie C.K. . The show strongly holds its position in the top 10 list of many of the critics and obviously on the streaming catalog of Netflix.
7. THE WALKING DEAD (2010-)
GENRE – DRAMA, HORROR, THRILLER
RATING – 8.6
CAST – Andrew Lincoln, Jon Bernthal, Sarah Wayne Callies
The Walking Dead is an American drama, thriller TV series based on Robert Kirkman’s award-winning comic books. A story of a group of people, lead by a police officer, in search of a safe place to live after a zombie apocalypse. Unfortunately Netflix has only five of the six seasons in its streaming catalog, coz once you get started with, it will drive you all the way to the end.
8. MAD MEN (2007-15)
GENRE – DRAMA
RATING – 8.7
CAST – Jon Hamm , Elisabeth Moss , Vincent Kartheiser
Mad Men an American drama TV series which brilliantly weaves its characters into its historical setting, and the result is thoughtful, shocking, and terrifically entertaining. With its brilliantly crafted characters, razor-sharp writing, and ambitious sweep the show is able to hold its position in the top 10 TV Series on Netflix USA.
9. DOCTOR WHO (2005-)
GENRE – ADVENTURE, DRAMA, FAMILY
CAST – Peter Capaldi, Jenna Coleman, Matt Smith
The show deals with adventures of a time-traveling alien called “The Doctor” and his human companions as they confront the crises of Earth and the Universe. The show is inspired by a British classic with the same name, created by BBC in 1963. I know the info sounds a little cheesy, but once you get started, you wont regret your decision.
GENRE – DRAMA, MYSTERY, SCI-FI
RATING – 8.5
CAST – Anna Torv, Joshua Jackson, Jasika Nicole
An American Science Fiction TV show created by J J Abrams. The story of an FBI agent, who is forced to work with a scientist and his son, by the government, in order to save the city. This action-packed, suspenseful series has won many awards in its genre. The show offers a lot to the viewers who holds interest in the science fictions and this is one of the reason that it has marked its spot in the top 10 TV shows in Netflix USA.
11. LOST (2004-10)
GENRE – ADVENTURE, DRAMA, FANTACY
RATING – 8.5
CAST – Naveen Andrews, Matthew Fox, Jorge Garcia
Another American TV series created by J J Abrams, about few stranded plane-crash survivors, surviving on an unknown island. The show has won many awards along with 1 Golden Globe and considered as one of the best drama TV series. The show has six seasons and all the six seasons are available for Netflix subscribers.
12. ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK (2013-)
GENRE – COMEDY, CRIME, DRAMA
RATING – 8.4
CAST – Taylor Schilling, Danielle Brooks, Taryn Manning
Another one of the Netflix’s original, Orange Is the New Black is a sharp mix of black humor and dramatic heft. The story of a woman’s life in prison who is charged for transporting drugs. The show is also filled with the entire range of human emotion and stories, which makes it very engaging. Orange is the new black is a TV series which will have you talking for days.
13. 30 ROCK (2008-13)
GENRE – COMEDY
RATING – 8.2
CAST – Tina Fey, Alec Baldwin, Tracy Morgan
Last but not the least, 30 rock is a multiaward winning American comedy show. The show is known for its humor and unexpected celebrity cameos because of which it has made its spot on the list of top shows in the Netflix catalog.
With this I conclude my list of best shows to watch on Netflix, and i’m gonna update my list as soon as Netflix updates their 😉 , and don’t forget to take a look at my other articles, about the list of good movies and shows on Netflix, mentioned above.