These Are The Best Shows To Watch Now


Finally. After waiting for waaay too long, the new season of Game Of Thrones is eventually out now! The first episode, “Dragonstone” aired last Sunday on HBO and Sky Atlantic HD the day after. But the teasing continues as the show is scheduled to conclude only on August, 27th. Meanwhile there is enough time to more than just sneak a peek at some other show. Binge watchers and serial-junkies might even manage to squeeze in a whole season. Diehard Game Of Thrones fans may call to mind the happenings of the past and re-watch season 6. But also those who are not declared devotees of fantasy-drama-killing-marathons won’t come up short because there are some other cool TV and Netflix shows that are worth watching. Below some shows that totally justify avoiding the heat and spending the evening on the couch.

The Man in the High Castle

what? a scary, Nazi-reigned world scenario
where & when? season 1-2 on Amazon
who? DJ Qualls, Rupert Evans, Alexa Davalos

Santa Clarita Diet

what? a ridiculously funny undead Drew Barrymore
where & when? season 1 on Netflix
who? Drew Barrymore, Timothy Olyphant, Thomas Lennon

Jessica Jones

what? a Marvel adaption par excellence
where & when? season 1 on Netflix
who? Krysten Ritter

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

what? a Tina Fey sitcom for when you need a good laugh
where & when? seasons 1-2 on Netflix
who? Ellie Kemper, Carol Kane

Black Mirror

what? mini movies, depicting controversial issues around new technologies
where & when? season 1-3 on Netflix
who? Jon Humm, Rupert Everett, Bryce Dallas Howard

House of Cards
what? the most exciting, thrilling and suspenseful way of getting to know how the American political system really works

where & when? seasons 1-4 on Netflix
who? Kevin Spacey, Robin Wright, Kate Mara, Michael Kelly

Bates Motel

what? the backstory to Alfred Hitchcock’s “Psycho”
where & when? season 1-5 aired on A&E, Netflix
who? Vera Farmiga, Freddie Highmore

The Handmaid's Tale

what? dystopian drama, based on the novel of Margaret Atwood 
where & when? season 1 on Hulu
who? Elisabeth Moss, Joseph Fiennes, Alexis Bledel

Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events

what? a candy for lovers of Tim Burton movies
where & when? season 1 on Netflix
who? Neil Patrick Harris!!!


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