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The Ultimate Guide to TV during Corona

Times are tough during Corona. You’ve probably found yourself cooped up at home watching a whole lot of series. But with so much to choose from, how can you possibly decide what to watch? Hopefully this handy guide will help you out. Just pick your category and binge away.

ACTION

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Money Heist (or Casa De Papel) is made to be bingewatched, particularly because its story is very self contained: a mysterious man named The Professor recruits a gang of eight to pull off the greatest robbery the world has ever seen. It’s a simple premise, but it hooks you right from the start without wasting any time. The characters are likable, the twists are numerous, and although the show loses a bit of momentum in season two, it comes roaring back with a bombastic third season.

How long is it? Season 4 is coming soon.

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Packed with creativity, 911 tackles a bunch of different emergencies every episode, and trust me when I tell you they are insane/ridiculous/awesome. Need proof? The first few episodes of season three are about a vicious tsunami taking out Los Angeles (I told you this was a crazy show). Grounding these stories is a terrific cast of characters led by the always amazing Angela Bassett. Thrills and tears–what more could you want during these uncertain times?

How long is it? The show is currently in its 3rd season.

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If you’ve never seen 24, well now’s the time. Every episode of the show acts as an hour in one really long day in agent Jack Bauer’s life. It’s a genius concept, and one that injects a great sense of urgency into every development. In addition, the show uses split screens to maximum effect, carefully juggling its various subplots as our favorite buttkicker tries to save the world again and again. I devoured all 8 seasons in the span of 1 month many years ago, care to beat my record?

How long is it? 8seasons + a really useless London follow-up that you can skip.

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Alias is certainly one of my favorite shows of all time. If you’ve never watched this iconic spy-thriller about a secret agent whose life is flipped upside down, then you’re in for five seasons of jaw-dropping cliffhangers, pulse-pounding action, and one of the greatest performances ever put to TV (yes, I’m talking about Jennifer Garner who is one of the coolest heroes ever put to screen).

How long is it? 5 seasons.

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Prison Break had a limited premise from the start. It’s first two seasons were perfect TV – suspenseful and always one step ahead of the game. Unfortunately, the show became a mess in its convoluted third season all the way through its horrible revival in 2017. Still, there’s no denying the brilliance of those first two years. Try to watch those and stop there.

How long is it? 5 seasons.

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It might have only lasted two seasons, but James Cameron’s Dark Angel is a badass series about a genetically engineered super-soldier on the run from her government captors in a post-apocalyptic America. The show completely immerses you into that dystopic world, and it’s got a terrific protagonist in Jessica Alba. As far as I’m concerned, this was the most unjust cancellation in television history, and it’s one that still breaks my heart over 20 years later.

How long is it? 2 seasons.

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While the Netflix show was sadly cancelled last year, the story of Marvel’s iconic blind superhero consists of three incredible seasons. Daredevil’s action is eye-popping, the cinematography is gorgeous, and the performances are exceptional (watch out for the mega-charismatic Elodie Yung as anti-heroine Elektra Natchios).

How long is it? 3 seasons.

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There are a lot of superhero shows on the air. But The Boys is different. It’s a thought-provoking take on corrupt superheroes who embrace the worst side of fame. It’s downright refreshing to see “evil” superheroes wreak havoc, particularly because the actual heroes of the show are ordinary folks without special abilities. It’s just super clever and it’s got an effective cliffhanger to keep you hooked right at the very end.

How long is it? Season 2 is coming soon.

HORROR

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Based on the best selling novel by acclaimed horror author Stephen King novel, The Outsider is a very slow show. But it’s also extremely mesmerizing in its slowness. It’s the story of a mysterious murder and… well I won’t say anything more because it’s better if you go in completely unspoiled. It’s haunting, chillingly-filmed, and performed by a brilliant cast. If you’re looking for something spooky, go right ahead.

How long is it? 1 season.

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The Haunting of Hill House is one of Netflix’s most unique offerings. The show might seem like a horror series on the surface but it’s also a very touching story about loss and family. Unfolding across two separate timelines, this is the tragic tale of five siblings who endure a terrifying childhood, and suffer its traumatic after-effects well into adulthood. Yes there are creepy moments and an anxiety-inducing atmosphere, but the emotion is what drives the show. Unforgettable.

How long is it? Season 2 coming soon.

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Plain and simple, Apple TV’s Servant is extremely addictive right from the start. The unsettling story of a strange nanny who starts a new job at a mysterious family’s home in New York, this captivating thriller blends spectacular direction and absorbing performances. It helps that the show’s director is M. Night Shyamalan, acclaimed (but also despised) for his strange twists and unique productions. People, this show is weird.

How long is it? 1 season.

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The thing about American Horror Story is that it resets itself every season. New cast, new characters, new premise. That means that some seasons are astounding (Asylum) while others are downright ridiculous (Hotel?). But hey, if you don’t like a season, you can skip to the next one which is quite liberating. My recommendations: Murder House, Asylum and Coven.

How long is it? Season 10 is coming soon.

COMEDY

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Young Sheldon is absolutely one of my favorite feel-good comedies. Although I’ve never watched a single episode of The Big Bang Theory (yeah… I know), I’m a huge fan of this spinoff series starring Ian Armitage. The young star is just phenomenal here, and he’s surrounded by one of the finest supporting casts on TV. Every single element on this show just works, making it a consistently laugh-out-loud creation.

How long is? The show is currently in its 3rd season.

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How I Met Your Mother is unlike any other sitcom thanks to its long running jokes and clever storytelling. However, the show’s finale was so unsatisfying (much like Lost), that it’s hard for me to ever consider rewatching old episodes. Nevertheless, we can’t deny how unique this show was at its peak. Lots of laughs to be had here and it’s perfect for bingewatching.

How long is it? 9 seasons.

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The story of a “sexually voracious” young woman living in London, Fleabag is especially amusing because its writer (and star) frequently breaks the fourth wall and talks to the camera. The show pulls no punches – it’s a raw exploration of one woman’s sexuality and it’s completely unapologetic about what it is. There will rarely be a series as special and as unique as this one ladies and gents.

How long is it? 2 seasons.

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Just Shoot Me features the hilarious antics of a whacky cast of characters at a high-profile fashion magazine. The laughs are many, with Nina Van Horn (played to perfection by Wendi Malick) stealing the show as a self-obsessed pill-popping ex model. One of my absolute favorite sitcoms of all time.

How long is it? 7 seasons.

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The Kominsky Method is a heartwarming story about two best friends trying to navigate old age and the relationships that mean the most to them. Both Michael Douglas and Alan Arkin are outstanding as Sandy and Norman; their banter and endless insults make the show an utter delight. It’s important to note that there’s genuine love underneath the wisecracks, and that makes the show truly endearing.

How long is it? 2 seasons.

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If you don’t already watch The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, you’re missing out on one of the most creative shows on TV. The hilarious story of a female stand-up comic in 1950s New York, Maisel shines thanks to its impeccable performances and visually-dazzling production design. Plus it’s just hysterical across the board.

How long is it? 3 seasons.

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Veep is a hilarious comedy about the first female Vice President of the United States. Fueled by Julia Louis Dreyfus’ flawless performance (the actress wins an Emmy for her role every year), the show is a superbly clever political satire about one woman’s ambitious political aspirations. The laughs are nonstop across all seven seasons, and the ending is just perfect.

How long is it? 7 seasons.

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This one needs no introduction. Friends has sustained its legacy until the end of time with its incredible writing and pitch-perfect performances. It says a lot when you can rewatch the same episode for the zillionth time and still find it hilarious and endearing. During times of Corona, somehow it’s even better. There’s so much comfort here, and I’m certain it will outlive us all.

How long is it? 10 seasons.

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The beauty of the show lies in its setting. Every episode takes place inside a fictional hypermarket known as Cloud 9, and that localized setting means Superstore‘s whacky cast of characters get to interact often instead of being thrown off to deal with random disconnected subplots. Every single script is impeccable, constantly envisioning new hysterical scenarios that collide in epic fashion.

How long is it? Currently in season 5.

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Definitely one of the most wildly creative shows ever made. The Good Place is a fantasy comedy about a woman who discovers she was sent to heaven by mistake. I won’t reveal anymore, but I will say that the show is so ridiculously ambitious – constantly reinventing itself from one episode to the next to hilarious effect.

How long is it? 4 seasons.

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Modern Family has changed quite a bit since its inception (its documentary format isn’t so groundbreaking anymore), but it’s still reliably entertaining thanks to its perfect cast. In fact, it’s extremely consistent, every member of the cast still delivering first-rate performances no matter the quality of writing (and there have been some painful storylines). Comfort TV at its finest.

How long is it? Currently in season 11.

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Where else can you watch a comedy about a murder trial? Across two perfect seasons, Trial & Error brought a crazy world to life filled with colorful performances (particularly the epic Sherri Shephard) and hysterical one-liners. I could watch this gem again and again. Absolute genius.

How long is it? 2 seasons.

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Samantha Who, starring the insanely talented Christina Applegate, is the story of a young woman who wakes up from a coma with amnesia and discovers she was not the nicest person around. Applegate is too good here and she’s surrounded by a remarkable supporting cast (including Melissa McCarthy before she became uber-famous). It’s just too bad we only got two seasons of this wildly creative show.

How long is it? 2 seasons.

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The infamous show about “nothing”, Seinfeld revolutionized TV with its sharp wit and cynical lineup of characters. The show might not have been for everybody, but I loved every single episode leading up to that controversial series finale (with an ending that was just perfect in every way).

How long is it? 9 seasons.

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This witty gem of a series is the story of a young woman rebuilding her life after escaping a creepy cult. Yes it sounds dark but Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt has endless laughs and a whole lot of heart. Plus the cast is perfect with every supporting character getting their chance to shine across four hysterical seasons.

How long is it? 4 seasons.

FANTASY + SCIFI

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Westworld is one of the most ambitious series on TV. It’s the story of a futuristic park where the rich indulge in their twisted fantasies. The show tackles powerful themes through bold storytelling and insane production values. Season one is a solid entry, but season two takes things to another level with multiple timelines and masterful twists.

How long is it? Season 3 is airing now.

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Game of Thrones received a lot of hate during its final season this year (and it was undoubtedly deserved), but there’s no denying that for its first six seasons (seven is a bit hit and miss), the show created something truly extraordinary. With its jawdropping production values, sprawling cast of exceptional characters, and some of the most unforgettable twists ever put to film, Game of Thrones built a legacy that is unlikely to be surpassed anytime soon (if ever).

How long is it? 8 seasons.

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Lost is a show I have a love/hate relationship with. On one hand, it produced what is probably one of the finest debut seasons ever created thanks to a super simple premise: a plane crashes on an island and the survivors try to unpack its secrets. On the other hand, the show got too confusing and messy for its own good in later seasons leading to a very unsatisfying finale. Nevertheless, there’s no denying that this was one groundbreaking series that truly changed the TV landscape. Plus if you bingewatch it now you’re bound to be less disappointed since there’s no wait between seasons.

How long is it? 6 seasons.

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Without getting into spoiler territory, Stranger Things tells the story of a small town where a little boy’s disappearance kicks off a whacky tale of government conspiracies and otherworldly phenomena. Although I quite enjoyed the show’s first season, I was underwhelmed by the second (which wasn’t nearly as focused). Thankfully, season three is my favorite season of all with its perfect balance of emotion and thrills.

How long is it? 3 seasons.

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Buffy is a show with a ridiculous name but a legacy that has spanned two decades. It blends comedy, horror, drama, and a whole lot of action into one groundbreaking combination. Across seven seasons, the show delivers thrills and unparalleled creativity culminating in an almost-perfect finale. If you’re a fan: be sure to check out the incredible spinoff Angel which often managed to surpass its parent show in terms of quality.

How long is it? 7 seasons.

DRAMEDY

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This little TV show took the world by storm back in 2004 with its insightful exploration of secrets in suburban life. Desperate Housewives is a reliably hilarious and often emotional series with an incredible cast and some of the sharpest dialogue around. The show surprisingly managed to sustain its unique tone right until the very end with one heck of a powerful series finale.

How long is it? 8 seasons.

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If you’ve never watched this hilarious and super-clever Netflix show, now’s the time! Santa Clarita Diet is a hysterical three-season show about a suburban couple with a shocking secret. All you have to do is get through the first episode (which has some icky scenes), and you’re in for a truly special show that doesn’t have a single weak episode. Both Drew Barrymore and Timothy are incredible – their dynamic is packed with chemistry and witty dialogue. 

How long is it? 3 seasons.

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A captivating dark comedy about two grieving women who form an unlikely friendship. Dead to Me‘s first season is surprisingly packed with a whole lot of unexpected twists, not to mention some hilariously witty dialogue. I’ve been waiting for Christina Applegate to get a show worthy of her talents, and this one’s it!

How long is it? 1 season. Season 2 coming soon.

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While Weeds went on a couple of seasons longer than it should have (and that finale was just boring), there’s no denying that the first three seasons were downright perfect. The adventures of a drug-dealing suburban housewife trying to make ends meet, Weeds was hysterical thanks to it offbeat tone and a pitch-perfect performance by the charming Mary Louise Parker.

How long is it? 8 seasons.

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Powered by America Ferrera’s brilliant title performance and Vanessa Williams’ scene-stealing turn as the villainous Wilhelmina Slater, Ugly Betty was packed with good vibes and shockingly effective twists. It also managed to go out on a high after four terrific seasons with a satisfying series finale.

How long is it? 4 seasons.

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Before This Is Us (which has become far too depressing), Brothers & Sisters was responsible for bringing us all to tears every week thanks to its incredible performances (how legendary is Sally Field?) and heartwarming storylines. The ABC dramedy is a true favorite of mine, and although the final season was quite weak, the first four were just outstanding.

How long is it? 5 seasons.

THRILLER

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Homecoming is a brilliant psychological thriller bout a mysterious woman who works in a secret government facility. I won’t reveal anymore, but I will say that the show’s first season is cleverly constructed featuring a superb performance by Julia Roberts and some terrific cinematography. Plus the atmosphere will give you the chills.

How long is it? 1 season.

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Sharp Objects is the story of a young reporter who returns to her hometown to investigate a mysterious murder. I won’t reveal anymore but I will say that Amy Adams is so mesmerizing in her layered performance, and the show is expertly made with its beautiful visuals and a first-rate supporting cast. Warning, it’s quite disturbing.

How long is it? 1 season.

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Mindhunter is the story of two FBI agents and a psychiatrist who interview serial killers in order to better understand their psyches. Quite interestingly, the killers showcased on the show are in fact modeled after actual convicted criminals, and their dialogue is taken from real “interviews”. The haunting visuals and eerie tone give the series an ominous atmospheric quality that ends up being highly addictive.

How long is it? 2 seasons.

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While Dark kicks off with kids disappearing from a fictional German village, the show soon begins juggling a zillion mysteries at once. The show’s first season blends top-notch cinematography, an unsettling musical score, and first-rate performances to sustain a seriously creepy sense of place.

How long is it? 2 seasons.

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The story of a mysterious stranger who flips a man’s life upside down, The Stranger has a captivating hook that leaves you intrigued until the very end. It’s not quality TV by any means, but it’s an engaging thriller with a lot of forward momentum.

How long is it? 1 season.

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Of course we’ve all seen the missing child trope countless times before, but Safe has enough tricks up its sleeve to keep things fresh and addictive. There’s never a dull moment here, and while it might not be cutting-edge TV, Safe is worth watching thanks to fine performances and addictive plotting.

How long is it? 1 season.

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Season one of The Sinner is a captivating story about a woman who commits a shocking act of violence out of the blue. It’s genuinely anxiety-inducing; I often found myself feeling uneasy and unsettled, and yet… I couldn’t stop watching. The show does an impeccable job of weaving its creepy mystery across the span of eight very compelling hours. Season two (without Jessica Biel) is nowhere near as successful, so feel free to watch season one (for a complete and very satisfying story) and stopping there.

How long is it? Season 3 is currently airing.

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The Widow is a supremely addictive drama about a woman who travels to the Congo to investigate if her previously-deceased husband is still alive. Kate Beckinsale is incredible here, and the miniseries is beautifully filmed backed by a gorgeously haunting soundtrack. Highly recommended.

How long is it? 1 season.

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If you’re looking for something short and captivating, The Hot Zone is a six-episode miniseries about a brilliant doctor discovering the Ebola virus on U.S. soil. Julianna Margulies, the exceptional star of The Good Wife, is fantastic here, and the show is both engrossing and educational (not in a boring way). Moreover, it manages to sustain a sense of tension and paranoia which makes for really addictive viewing.

How long is it? 1 season.

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The story of an MI5 agent who is hellbent on tracking down a psychopathic serial killer, Killing Eve is a super creative cat and mouse thriller. Season one is pretty close to perfection, however season two definitely loses quite a bit of momentum. Still Sandra Oh and Jodie Comer are so good as the duo at the center of the story that I’m still majorly invested in their nutty adventures.

How long is it? Season 3 coming soon.

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If you’ve never watched The Night Of, well you’re about to thank me forever because this 8-episode miniseries by HBO is one of the most captivating things ever made for TV. I won’t tell you anything about the story, apart from the fact that it’s packed with mystery and suspense. You’re truly better off not knowing a single thing about it.

How long is it? 1 season.

DRAMAS

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Little Fires Anywhere is a brand new show by Hulu about a mysterious woman (played by Kerry Washington) who moves into a new town and butts head with a suburban housewife (Reese Witherspoon). As expected, having these two leading ladies face off makes for a really absorbing experience. I’ve only seen the pilot as the show just premiered, but the potential (and the pedigree) is all there.

How long is it? 1 season.

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Euphoria is a dark series, but it’s also downright mesmerizing in its darkness. The show tackles everything from drug abuse to anxiety and sexual orientation, but through it all, Zendaya grounds it with an understated performance that’s oozing with depth. A warning that yes the show is very graphic, particularly when it comes to nudity, but it also feels right with regards to the story.

How long is it? 1 season.

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Mad Men starts off slow in its first season (just like Breaking Bad), but if you commit to it, it’s one of the most complex and rewarding shows ever made. The story of a self-destructive ad man in 1960s New York, Mad Men is masterfully written, beautifully acted, and always captivating. Thankfully, the finale does the show justice making for one hell of a ride.

How long is it? 7 seasons.

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The story of a politician’s wife who has to rebuild her life after her husband’s humiliating scandal, The Good Wife is a very compelling legal drama that’s filled with some of the most complex characters you’ll ever see on TV. The show’s spinoff, The Good Fight, might be even better, but do start here because this show is a treasure. 

How long is it? 7 seasons.

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The Affair‘s exploration of an affair through dual perspectives is truly unique, and the performances are absolutely gut-wrenching. The show had a weak season (that third year was terrible), but it managed to end on a high with a very heartwarming finale that brought the show full circle. There’s nothing quite like it.

How long is it? 5 seasons.

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The first season of Breaking Bad is slow, but if you can get past that, the story of a chemistry teacher turned drug-lord is just masterful. Bryan Cranston is iconic in the role role, and the narrative keeps evolving culminating in one epic ending. The journey is complex and very worth it.

How long is it? 5 seasons.

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American Crime is a powerful and thought-provoking series that tackles a different crime in each of its three seasons. The anthology format allows the same actors to tackle new roles every year, and that keeps the show fresh and captivating. The material can be disturbing, but there’s truly nothing quite like this masterful series.

How long is it? 3 seasons.

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Succession s an engrossing drama about ruthless siblings fighting for control of their family’s media empire. The show’s characters aren’t exactly likable (they’re mostly plain evil), but something about watching them hatch manipulative plots makes for really absorbing TV. It also helps that the dialogue is razor-sharp and the performances are first-rate.

How long is it? Season 3 is coming soon.

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One of the most disturbing but captivating shows ever made. Season one of True Detective features a mindblowing performance by Matthew McConaughey and some truly engrossing storytelling. Season two featuring Collin Farrel and Rachel McAdams is not nearly as strong, but still makes for some mesmerizing TV. Can’t say I’m intrigued to check out season 3 but that first year is a thing of harrowing beauty.

How long is it? 3 seasons.

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American Crime Story’s first season tackled the OJ Simpson trial through masterful storytelling and unforgettable performances. Unfortunately while season two (The Assassination of Gianni Versace) features Penelope Cruz in a tremendous turn, I lost interest after a couple of episodes. Stick to season one, it’s self-contained and perfect.

How long is it? 2 seasons.

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The Good Fight is my absolute favorite show on television. Even if you haven’t already watched this spinoff’s parent show (The Good Wife), this creation is truly extraordinary. No other series comes close to its elegant storytelling and immaculate performances. It might look like yet another legal drama, but its clever dialogue and timely exploration of current events make it truly special.

How long is it? Season 4 is coming soon.

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Alias Grace is a deeply disturbing psychological drama about a domestic servant accused of murdering her employer. The premise doesn’t sound too catchy, but trust me when I say this elegant series is phenomenal. The drama’s exploration of our protagonist’s mind is discomforting, and the narrative keeps you guessing right through the finale. 

How long is it? 1 season.

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The Morning Show simply put, is pretty great. The series tackles the nuanced #MeToo era with compelling performances and clever dialogue. Naturally, Aniston and Witherspoon are spectacular here as two morning show hosts dealing with the aftermath of sexual misconduct allegations, but they’re also backed by a tremendous supporting cast and exceptional production values. Bonus: the finale is a certified knockout.

How long is it? 1 season.

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The performances, the music, the frenzied narrative – it all comes together for a truly astounding first season. Unfortunately, season 2 of Big Little Lies iscompletely unnecessary and far from a must-watch. While the show remains beautifully shot and both Meryl Streep and Nicole Kidman deliver powerful performances, the sophomore season is painfully unfocused and anticlimactic.

How long is it? 2 seasons.

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Unbelievable is a terrifying miniseries bout a teenager who is charged with lying about being raped. It’s very difficult to watch because it succeeds in making you feel completely unsettled, particularly the way in which victims of sexual assault are treated. It’s a harsh reality but it’s absolutely necessary viewing for all. Watch out for Toni Collette’s magnificent turn.

How long is it? 1 season.

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The story of The Central Park Five – five innocent boys who were wrongly imprisoned for over a decade for the rape of a jogger in Central Park, When They See Us is a harrowing exploration of racism, injustice, and the power of the human spirit. The miniseries is only four episodes long, but it feels infinitely longer thanks to the terrifying ordeal these poor men faced. Poignant performances across the cast and an incredibly powerful story make When They See Us truly spectacular.

How long is it? 1 season.

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Chernobyl is a horrifying but captivating exploration of the 1986 nuclear accident. Right from the start, this show is dripping with a sense of dread that grabs hold of you and never lets go. It’s not an easy watch, but it’s extremely powerful. There are lot of disgusting, gory visuals and although they are necessary to convey the effects of the radiation, they are genuinely disturbing. Nevertheless, first-rate production values and pristine performances make for a riveting series

How long is it? 1 season.

GUILTY PLEASURES

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What If is a soapy and a ridiculous show, but it’s also extremely addictive thanks to its insane plotting and a bizarre performance by Oscar-winner Renée Zellweger. The actress is so over-the-top that you just can’t take your eyes off the screen. You also might end up hating yourself if you find yourself finishing the season just to know how it all ends. Fun fact: the creator of this show, Mike Kelly, also created Revenge, another gem on the brainless list.

How long is it? 1 season.

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Revenge should have been a one season show; that first year about a woman who plots to take down the people who wronged her family was perfectly paced and produced. Unfortunately the show was a big hit and ABC forced the narrative to extend leading to a disastrous season two. Nevertheless, the show bounced back at several points in seasons 3 and 4 ending with a surprisingly brilliant series finale. Through it all, Emily Van DeCamp and Madeleine Stowe delivered unforgettable performances. This one’s a guilty pleasure in every way.

How long is it? 4 seasons.

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Scandal was groundbreaking at first… and then unwatchable. The story of a cunning political fixer in Washington DC, the show hit its peak in year two and produced a perfect season of television thanks to its breakneck pace and bombshell twists. However, the show soon crumbled under its own weight culminating in one of the worst seasons of TV ever made (not to mention a terrible series finale). It’s a pity the show didn’t go out on top, but we’ll always have season two (and a terrific cast of performers who always elevated the material they were given).

How long is it? 7 seasons.

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You isn’t exactly classy television, but it’s an extremely addictive psychological thriller about a bookstore manager who develops a stalker-y obsession with a young woman he meets at work one day. Season one is compelling right through the end thanks to its unconventional hero (who is a pretty bad guy with a lot of complex layers), and season two takes amplifies everything to insane levels of crazy. Too much fun.

How long is it? 2 seasons.

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If you liked You, then Dirty John is yet another intriguing thriller about a psychotic stalker and the object of his affections. While Dirty John’s characters aren’t as complicated and multidimensional, both Connie Britton and Eric Bana do a great job of holding your attention from the pilot right until the very end. A big plus is the fact that season one tells a complete story, so you won’t have to invest any more time than the season’s 8 episodes.

How long is it? 1 season.

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I’ve been pleasantly surprised by Elite. I thought this would be yet another cheap Gossip Girl / 90210 type series, but this highly addictive drama about spoiled rich kids in Spain is extremely well made. The twists are many, the actors are all top-notch, and the show keeps the momentum going at full speed. Furthermore, there’s no filler and not a dull moment in sight. I’m halfway through season 2 and can’t wait to finish my binge. Highly recommended

How long is it? 3 seasons.

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