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Stuck in an endless scroll of Netflix choices and don’t know what to watch? We’ve rounded up the best television series to binge this weekend.
Here are the best tv shows streaming on Netflix Australia right now – from classic sitcoms and emotional dramas to classic Aussie faves and Parisian dreams!
Kim Kardashian is also a big fan of Bridgerton!
Genre: Romance, Historical Drama
Original run: 2020-present (2 seasons)
Starring: Phoebe Dynevor, Simone Ashley, Regé Jean Page, Nicola Coughlan, Julie Andrews
The book-to-screen adaption of the powerful Bridgerton family earned legions of fans when it was released in December 2020. Set during the Regency era in England, the steamy period romance follows eight close-knit high-society siblings as their families attempt to arrange suitable marriages. With an amazing soundtrack (think classical covers of Taylor Swift) and an even more amazing cast, there’s a reason Bridgeton is adored by so many – including Kim Kardashian!
Crack out the savvy b!
Original run: 2002-2007 (4 seasons)
Starring: Jane Turner, Gina Riley, Glenn Robbins, Magda Szubanski
Yes – everyone’s favourite Aussie family are on Netflix! With news of an upcoming Kath & Kim reunion, it’s the perfect time to catch up on the Fountain Lakes family. It’s been over a decade since Kath & Kim graced our screens, so jump back into the outrageous day-to-day Australian suburban life of Kath, Kim, Kel and Sharon!
Derry Girls is coming back for one more season!
Genre: Comedy, Teen Sitcom
Original run: 2018-2022 (3 seasons)
Starring: Saoirse-Monica Jackson, Louisa Harland, Jamie-Lee O’Donnell, Nicola Coughlan, Dylan Llewellyn
Inspired by creator, Lisa McGee’s own experiences growing up in Derry, Northern Ireland, in the 1990s, Derry Girls follows five teenagers attending a catholic secondary school. Catch up on the first two seasons before Derry Girls returns for a third and final season later this year.
Creepy…but oddly addictive.
Genre: Psychological Thriller, Crime TV
Original run: 2018 – Present (3 seasons)
Starring: Penn Badgley, Victoria Pedretti, Elizabeth Lail, Jenna Ortega, Shay Mitchell
What would you do for love? That question is put to the test by Gossip Girl’s very own Penn Badgley in the disturbing psychological thriller. The twisty and creepy series follows Joe Goldberg’s growing obsession with his current girlfriends – and grows more sinister with each episode.
BRB just moving to Paris…
Genre: Romantic Comedy
Original run: 2020 – present (2 seasons)
Starring: Lily Collins, Lucas Bravo, Camille Razat, Ashley Park, Lucien Laviscount
For many, Emily in Paris became the perfect escape during the throws of COVID lockdowns, offering audiences a fun and flirty Parisian dream. Following Chicago marketing executive Emily Cooper as she moves to Paris, the show is full of French vibes and amazing fashion.
Genre: Comedy, Sitcom
Original run: 1994-2004 (10 seasons)
Starring: Jennifer Aniston, Lisa Kudrow, David Schwimmer, Courtney Cox, Matthew Perry, Matt LeBlanc
Yes, you’ve probably watched Friends a million times before, but there is a reason it’s the perfect binge-able show for a lazy weekend! Following the lives of six friends living in Manhattan, Friends offers classic one-liners and amazing 90’s fashion no matter which season you choose.
Meghan Markle starred in the legal-drama.
Original run: 2011-2019 (9 seasons)
Starring: Meghan Markle, Gabriel Macht, Patrick K. Adams, Sarah Rafferty, Rick Hoffman, Gina Torres
When Mike Ross, a talented college dropout is hired as an associate by one of New York’s best lawyers, Harvey Specter – the duo balance handling cases and keeping Mike’s qualifications a secret. The show also stars royalty! With The Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle playing Rachel Zane.
An amazing cast!
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Original run: 2013-2019
Starring: Taylor Schilling, Laura Prepon, Uzo Aduba, Danielle Brooks, Natasha Lyonne, Laverne Cox
When middle-class Piper Chapman is imprisoned for a crime she committed ten years ago, she faces the reality of how life-changing prison can really be. An amazing cast reveals the emotional, heartbreaking and tough experiences of life in a women’s prison.
A fresh look at Hartley High 20 years later.
Genre: Comedy, Teen Drama
Original run: 2022 – present (1 season)
Starring: Ayesha A. Madon, Chloé Hayden, Thomas Weatherall, Joshua Heuston, Asher Yasbincek, Will McDonald
Did you watch the original Heartbreak High? Now, there’s a brand new reboot that brings Aussie school drama back to our screens. A fresh look at Hartley High over 20 years later, the brand new series showcases an amazing Aussie cast and some seriously cool fashion.
A behind-the-scenes look at the Royal Family.
Genre: Historical Drama
Original run: 2016 – present (4 seasons)
Starring: Helena Bonham Carter, Vanessa Kirby, Claire Foy, John Lithgow, Olivia Colman, Matt Smith
Following the reign of Queen Elizabeth II, The Crown takes on a different viewing following the death of The Queen earlier this year. With each season taking on new actors to portray the ageing characters, The Crown gives a personal touch to the ever-intriguing Royal Family.
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