From original series to TV favourites, Netflix is expanding it’s horizon in terms of content. Creativity are provided wings to fly by this streaming devices by promising content for everyone. Here’s a list of 5 such not so cliché series that has come as a breath of fresh air.
1. The End of the F***ing World
This British dark comedy-drama is about two teenagers who embark on an impromptu road trip. The catch here is, the boy,James, is a self proclaimed serial killer and the girl is his first potential victim, Alyssa, who also is not your normal textbook girl. Their crime filled,run from law is a worth watch.
Starring: Alex Lawther, Jessica Barden
2.The Umbrella Academy
The story of this highly dysfunctional family of superheroes who once fought crimes, were forced to reunite to mark their father’s death is an intriguing one. Brilliantly conceived with perfect punches was a breakout hit for the streaming giant. With the second season set to release soon, now is the perfect time to binge this 10 episode series.
Starring: Ellen Page, Tom Hopper, Robert Sheehan, Aidan Gallagher, Emmy Raver-Lampman, David Castaneda
3.On My Block
In the backdrop of a rough inner-city Los Angeles neighbourhood, four smart, bright, street-savvy friends experience life as they try to steer their life through high school. This is a breather in the era of stylized teen dramas. A series you didn’t know you needed.
Starring: Sierra Capri, Diego Tinoco, Brett Gray, Jason Genao
This Ryan Murphey creation is about a rich kid who unlike others his age has always been very clear of what he wanted to become when he grows up, and that is – The President of The United States of America! But before that he has to navigate through the most tricky political landscape ever-HIGHSCHOOL. With some bright performances this series will definitely make for an interesting watch.
Starring: Ben Platt, Lucy Boynton, Zoey Deutch, David Corenswet, Bob Balaban
Close to home, this Indian series is a story of a young couple cohabitating in Mumbai, sustaining their romance through the ripples of life. The importance of “little things” in life is so well reflected in the series with a very well narrated storyline coupled with brilliant performances. One can easily resonate with the characters making it as one of the easy watches on the streaming giant.
Starring: Mithila Palkar, Dhruv Sehgal