From Hulu to Netflix there is a streaming service for every taste. ATT Uverse specials are designed to entice the viewer. Currently, you get a free year of HBO Max when you sign up with their service. Not to mention you can bundle your internet and TV into one easy package. Enough about the streaming services; what are the hottest shows you can binge watch this season?
Did you love Breaking Bad? Do you like dark tortured characters slowly descending into more evil and mayhem? If you do you should check out this show. It’s a riveting watch where you can’t stop wondering what is happening next. With dark characters that are complex and have a soft side you’re left wondering who you actually root for.
Do you like steamy intimacy, fancy costumes, and witty wordplay? If the answer is yes to all three you should check out Bridgerton. Set between the years 1813 to 1827 this show is a fun romp through the time period.While not perfectly historically accurate it has strong female characters that you can’t help but root for. Watch the escapades of London’s Ton while a sweet, strong girl accidentally reforms the biggest rake of them all.
If you like dark shows like Ozark, but a teen drama is more your speed check out this show. Euphoria is based on the adaption of an Israeli show by a similar name. Gritty and hard-hitting this show is not for the faint of heart. All that darkness is alleviated by an endearing older sister to the struggling addict that you can’t help but root for. Even if you are not a teen don’t be afraid to give this show a try. The nihilistic hedonism and complex characters make it a riveting watch for anyone.
Family drama, humor, and relationships. If that’s what you like out of a TV show check out Succession. Logan Roy is the head of an international media conglomerate. His family wants him to step aside and let them be in charge. This show is darkly funny, has stellar acting and you find yourself sympathizing with even the most unlikable of the characters.
5. Peaky Blinders
If you want to combine the dark drama of some of these shows with the historical nature of others you might want to check out Peaky Blinders. This show is a historical drama set in the aftermath of WW1. The name refers to a local gang. It’s a story of a man named Thomas Shelby. He realizes that he can make more money going legit but there is a certain Mr. Chester Campbell whose goal of ridding the streets of crime that might stand in the way.
All these shows are strong contenders for your next binge-watching weekend. Dark drama, dramatic costumes, sex and drugs these shows have something for everyone. So pop some popcorn and dim the lights, it’s showtime.