Netflix Shows To Watch


Chris Franklin

Netflix is one of the biggest platforms to watch movies and TV series. They do a great job of releasing quality original shows. If you want to watch something on Netflix, here are some suggestions:

A Series of Unfortunate Events (2017-19)– This show is based on the book of the same name by Daniel Handler under the pen name Lemony Snicket. It follows three children, Violet, Klaus, and Sunny, after their parents die. They are taken it by Count Olaf. He wants the fortune the children’s parents left behind. As the children go from guardian to guardian, trouble and Count Olaf follows. The show is very accurate to the books. The acting is very good and stars Neil Patrick Harris as Count Olaf. The sets really add to the mood of the show. It’s a great show that would be worth your while.

The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina (2018-present)– This show is based on the comic series of the same name. It follows a young girl, Sabrina Spellman, who on her 16th birthday has to choose between staying in her mortal life or switch to her witch life. She ultimately chooses not to and the series shows her leading her “human life by day and witch life by night”. The show has amazing actors and great storylines. It is a really funny show and has great action sequences. You should give it a try.

On My Block (2018-present)– The show follows four teens- Monse, Caesar, Jamal, and Ruby- living in a rough LA neighborhood. It depicts their life in high school as their friendships and relationships are tested. The show is so funny and has an amazing cast. It involves gangs if that’s what you’re into. It has romance and comedy. It has heartwarming moments and friendships. There is something for everyone.

The Umbrella Academy (2019-present)– The show is based on the comics of the same name. It follows 7 siblings with powers as they attempt to stop the end of the world. The show has great comedy and storylines. The actors are all amazing. Some of the actors are Ellen Page, Mary J. Blige, and Kate Walsh. It’s definitely worth the watch.

Netflix has realized many amazing shows, these being only a few. There are many more great shows to watch. If you find yourself bored some day, whip out Netflix and give these shows a watch.