With so many streaming services out there and even more shows on these platforms, it’s hard to know what to watch. Instead of actually relaxing, you can find yourself surfing through shows for hours. What’s worse, you keep watching the first few minutes and then switch to something else because it didn’t capture your attention. Well, we’ve taken the stress out of finding a new show to watch and have created this list of the top five Netflix originals you must watch right now!
5 – Russian Doll
Russian Doll features Orange Is The New Black actress, Natasha Lyonne, and was released by Netflix in February 2019. This drama-comedy show follows a woman who repeatedly dies and relives the same night in an ongoing time loop. Every time she starts her night again she tries a new way to figure out what is happening to her and to understand why she is repeating the same day. This show is perfect for any fans who loved Groundhog Day and who loves a good mystery.
4 – Tuca & Bertie
Released in May 2019, Tuca & Bertie is an animated show about two birds who are best friends, trying to figure out there lives. Bojack Horseman creator, Raphael Bob-Waksberg, serves as an executive producer for this show, that has similar animations style to Bojack. The friendship and adventures that Tuca, a cocky, care-free toucan, and Bertie, an anxious, daydreaming songbird, share will make you laugh till you cry and make you feel like they truly understand what millennials are going through today.
3 – Sex Education
Being a teenager is awkward and Sex Education is the perfect show to describe what it’s like being a teen. Sex Education was released in January 2019, and it follows high schooler, Otis Milburn, as he tries to survive high school. Since Otis’s mom is a sex therapist he hears a lot about sex. Otis ends up setting up a sex advice business to educate his fellow students in how to handle with their own sexual problems. An awkward topic for teens turns into this hilarious show everyone needs to watch.
2 – I Think You Should Leave With Tim Robinson
Netflix released a new sketch comedy show in April 2019, that stars Tim Robinson of Saturday Night Live. So if you are an SNL fan or love sketch comedy then this show is for you. I Think You Should Leave With Tim Robinson also has featured many guest stars including Vanessa Bayer, Cecily Strong, Will Forte, and Andy Samberg. So get ready to laugh with the comedy perfection Tim Robinson provides.
1 – Love, Death & Robots
Love, Death & Robots is exactly what this show is about. Released in March 2019, Love, Death & Robots features standalone animated episodes that follow those three themes. This unique show has terrifying creatures, wicked surprises and dark comedy all in one. Though each episode stands alone, all 18 episodes will bring you into a one-of-a-kind world that you will be fascinated to learn about. But don’t let the animation fool you, this show is not for kids.