Bored in the quarantine? Here is a list of must watch shows to binge-watch!
With this new strain of COVID-19, a few parts of the world are back to lock-down. Nonetheless, the quarantine living never ended in the first place. But with new year, here is a list of shows for you to binge-watch your boredom away!
The historical drama series about the true events in the reign of Queen Elizabeth II, “The Crown” is the most loved show nowadays. Certainly, it has earned numerous prestigious awards including the Emmy Awards and Golden Globe Awards. Besides, it has been critically acclaimed since the first season. Moreover, The Telegraph went on to call it “TV’s best soap opera”. Despite the occasional backlash, this Netflix show has not stopped amazing people. The Crown certainly is a true depiction, hence is targeted by people many times. If you want to know the inside story of how monarchy works, you must watch “The Crown”.
For you to pass time in the quarantine, we would suggest you another period/historical series “Bridgerton”. Even if you haven’t watched it, you must have heard of it. Released on Netflix on 25 December 2020, “Bridgerton” is a fairly new show. Moreover, the show is based on Julia Quinn’s novels. The story revolves around the Bridgerton family, which is a classic Julia Quinn’s depiction of the competitive world of Regency era London’s Ton.
The show has received great reviews from the audience and the critics. Besides, the show has featured instrumental versions of the songs like “In My Blood”, “Wildest Dream” and others are receiving amazing reviews.
If you are looking for a comic yet dramatic show to enlighten your quarantine, then “Succession” is just for you. The HBO series “Succession” revolves around the Roy family, the owners of Waystar RoyCo Empire. Certainly, unlike most of the rich families, the Roy family is quite dysfunctional, who are fighting for control of the company. You also don’t have to worry about the reviews. The show has received critical acclaim for its writing, acting and productions. Moreover, released in 2018, “Succession” has won the Golden Globe Award and Primetime Emmy Award amongst others.
The Queen’s Gambit
You can judge this show’s brilliance with the fact that it became Netflix’s most watched scripted miniseries just after four weeks of its release. “The Queen’s Gambit” is based on Walter Tevis’s 1983 novel of the same name. This show is yet another period drama which is totally worth your time. This show begins in the mid 1950s and moves on to the 1960s. Moreover, it depicts the story of Beth Harmon, who is an orphaned chess prodigy. It also deals with Beth rising to the top, meanwhile dealing with drugs and alcohol. Needless to say, “The Queen’s Gambit” received critical acclaim. No doubt the show became the most watched series of the day on Netflix.