Top TV Binge-Watch Series of all Time
Summer is the best time of year to get outside and catch some rays at the beach, but it is also the perfect time to catch up on all those shows your friends have been telling you that you need to watch. We compiled a list of some of the best TV shows to binge-watch this summer.
The Office has everything you’re looking for in a binge-worthy show. Charming characters, hilarious antics, and one of the cutest love stories of all time. The show follows the employees of Dunder Mifflin, a paper supply company, and its stories transition effortlessly from hilarious to sentimental. You’ll be hooked in no time. With all nine seasons available on Netflix, you can hit play and let this show run from front to back. We recommend watching this show with a friend; you’re going to want someone that understands all your Office quotes after binging through. Don’t be surprised if you end up like Pam here!
Hailed by Business Insider (and countless others) as one of the best television shows of all time, Breaking Bad follows the story of Walter White; a high school teacher turned drug dealer. After being diagnosed with lung cancer, White tries to secure his family’s financial future through less-than-legal means. Meticulously acted, suspenseful, and action-packed, this Emmy Award-winning show will have you on the edge of your seat from start to finish. Available in its entirety, you can watch all five seasons on Netflix. You might hit your friends with this Walter White quote when they ask you to stop watching and come outside.
Game of Thrones
One of HBO’s most famous dramas, the five-time Golden Globe-nominated Game of Thrones is the television show adaption of George R.R. Martin’s fantasy novel series. Set in a fantastical medieval time, the show has everything you’re looking for: warring kingdoms, magical wargs, and yes, of course, dragons! The complicated story follows three main arcs as different families war for control in this fantasy world, and the complex web between the story’s seven kingdoms includes a multitude of characters. As alliances are made and broken, you’ll be rooting for your favorite characters every step of their journey. Each of the seven seasons is available on HBOGo. You have plenty of time to catch up on the series so that you’re looking like Jon Snow here for the final season’s premiere in 2019.
Comedy Central’s sitcom Broad City follows Ilana and Abbi as they try to find their place and live their lives in New York City. A great, light-hearted show to binge, you’ll quickly fall in love with Ilana and Abbi’s antics. The show deals with all the concerns that 20-somethings are dealing with in a most irreverent and hilarious way. Balancing your career, love life, and time with friends isn’t always easy in the Big Apple, and these girls have some unconventional schemes to make it through the week. All four seasons are currently streaming on Hulu. No need to call and thank me for the recommendation.