NETFLIX is home to tons of awesome content, particularly in the TV show department. They even have some fantastic original shows that are exclusive to Netflix only. But they also have a lot of non-exclusive…
- Sacred Games
- The Big Family Cooking Showdown
- Chef’s Table
- Club de Cuervos
- Seven Seconds
- The Indian Detective
- Chasing Cameron
- Little Things
1 . Sacred Games
Based on a book by Vikram Chandra, this Indian web series centers around Sartaj Singh (Saif Ali Khan), a seasoned and cynical police officer in Mumbai. He is put on the case of a mysterious gangster, Ganesh Gaitonde (Nawazuddin Siddiqui), who has an entire city held hostage. The show also stars Radhika Apte and Neeraj Kabi.
2 . Atypical
Keir Gilchrist stars as a teenager with autism who deals with his first girlfriend, along with his family’s reaction to him growing up. The series has been praised for its depiction of an autistic teenager and is entertaining and heartwarming at the same time. It was created by Robia Rashid, who also worked on “The Goldbergs.”
3 . The Big Family Cooking Showdown
This cooking show is a combination of past famous cooking shows “The Great British Bake Off” and “Top Chef”. Hosted by Nadiya Hussain , former winner of “The Great British Bake Off”, the series pits families against each other in culinary challenges ranging from making the perfect pizza to putting on a spread fit for a Royal wedding.
4 . Chef’s Table
The award-winning Netflix original uses stunning visuals and interviews with culinary geniuses to explain how the art of cooking is more than just following a recipe. Each episode profiles one “great chef,” including David Chang, Massimo Bottura and Francis Mallmann.
5 . Club de Cuervos
This Spanish-language comedy series, dubbed in English for our pleasure, is set in a wealthy enclave in Mexico City where two rival families fight for control of the local pro soccer team. The series was inspired by “The War Of The Roses” and has an all-star cast that includes Luis Gerardo Mendez, Mariana Trevino and Luis Ernesto Franco.
6 . Seven Seconds
When a teenager is hit by a car and killed, the police cover up the incident. But as pressure mounts to find out what happened, an African-American prosecutor (Regina King) begins unraveling the truth. The series also stars David Lyons, Clare-Hope Ashitey and Beau Knapp.
7 . Disjointed
This comedy from “Big Bang Theory” creator Chuck Lorre is a 30 minute pot comedy with Kathy Bates as a lifelong advocate who’s finally living her dream as the owner of a marijuana dispensary. The show also stars Tone Bell, Aaron Moten and Elizabeth Alderfer.
8 . The Indian Detective
This is a Canadian-Indian co-production that follows an “uptight Toronto cop” who travels to India in search of his missing son, only to find himself smack dab in the middle of a murder mystery. It stars comic legend, Russell Peters, as the estranged son, along with Anupam Kher.
9 . Chasing Cameron
Comedian Cameron Dallas plays himself in this reality show about his life, which mostly consists of hanging out with friends and making videos for his wildly popular YouTube channel. Fans will get to see the real guy behind the online persona in his quest to break into acting.
10 . Little Things
This series is about the relationship between two people living their lives as they always have, but wanting more. Dhruv (Kartik Aaryan) and Mithai (Mandeep Singh), two twenty-something-year-old roommates who live in Mumbai. The two must deal with the trials and tribulations of modern-day life – from living with their nosy parents to Mithai’s career as a struggling musician.