What’s better than fighting the winter blues by having the most epic binge-watching season? Netflix has blessed us with crème de la crème in every genre.
There were tons of great Netflix originals in 2020 and to help you stay occupied this cold January, we’ve rounded up the top 7 shows to stream on Netflix this month!
But before you grab your popcorn, settle in and start streaming, make sure you have a super-fast internet connection to have a smooth streaming experience. There’s no doubt that the internet is essential in modern times, and to stay connected and stream your favorite Netflix shows beyond the suburbs, you must sign up with super reliable rural internet services like AT&T, Cox, Frontier, and more.
Once you’ve double-checked your internet connection and made freshly buttered popcorn, it’s time to start streaming!
Being one of the most anticipated series of 2020, Bridgerton hits all the right notes with its storyline and character building. With only 8 episodes, this delightful yet intriguing watch is the best thing you can add to your to-do list this month. The story is based in London in the 19th century. It follows the elites of the country seeking love and marriage and getting involved in gossip and political drama on the way.
It’s the perfect blend of pride and prejudice and Gossip Girl. If you’re into romance and drama, you’re going to enjoy this mind-twisting series for sure!
2. The Politician
If you’re into comedy and politics, you’re going to genuinely enjoy The Politician. The story revolves around a boy who aims to pursue the U.S presidency right after his senior class presidency. From the dialogues to the cast to the performance, this show will have you hooked from start to finish. The best part about the whole production oddly enough is that it’s not super political or complex to follow and understand.
If you’re looking for a classic binge-watching series, this is the one for you. Filled with humor, music, cliff hangers, and ambition, the Politician deserves a spot on your watch list.
This beautifully written production is based on a book series that is the perfect blend of historical action and romance. If you can’t get over Bridgerton, hop on to the bandwagon and start watching Outlander this month. The story revolves around an Englishwoman from the 20th century who gets transported back to the 1700s in Scotland. How does she pull her life together across time and distance? You’ll have to find out yourself.
The warm, romantic, and exciting storyline lands a rating of 89% on Rotten Tomatoes, so is there really any other reason needed for you to watch this show?
4. How to Get Away with Murder
This one is for the mystery plus thriller fans out there. Viola Davis in a crime drama? Yes, please! The story revolves around a group of law students and their brilliant professor Annalise Keating, played by Viola Davis. One crime leads to another until they find themselves in the middle of a murder plot. With its brilliant direction, cinematography, and storyline, this show is bound to keep you hooked to your seat.
It’s a fast-paced show full of cliff hangers and unbelievable attraction, which makes it perfect to drive away your winter blues!
5. The Queen’s Gambit
If you’ve seen Emma, you’ll definitely recognize the star of this show, Anya Taylor Joy with her brilliant role-play. This series follows a 7 episode story of a chess prodigy who faces loss, addiction, and heartbreak in the world of competitive chess. Everything good comes at a price and Beth Harmon (Anna Taylor Joy) learns that the hard way. Based on the brilliant novel by Walter Tevis, The Queen’s Gambit lands a whopping 8.6/10 on IMDb.
6. Good Girls
The story revolves around 3 mothers living in Michigan, struggling to make ends meet. This struggle leads them to do the unimaginable; pull off a heist at the supermarket. The robbery gains attention so much as that the store manager instantly recognizes one of the mothers robbing the supermarket. This comedy-drama is all about going to the ends of the world to protect your family. Starring Christina Hendricks, Retta, and Mae Whitman, Good Girls boasts a rating of 7.8 on IMDb.
7. Schitt’s Creek
A classic riches to rags story is something everyone enjoys. The story revolves around Johnny Rose and his family, who suddenly lose their ‘rich’ status and must rebuild their empire from scratch within Schitt’s Creek, a town they brought as an asset. If you’re a fan of comedy shows and enjoy watching genuine characters turn into family, then Schitt’s Creek has to be on your watch list this month.
To Wrap It Up
Now that you have a ready-made list of shows to watch to fight your winter blues, it’s time to settle in and start streaming!