10 Must-Watch TV Shows
If you haven’t had the time to enjoy the wonderful TV shows that have been featured on television over the years, then we have a way to get you started. We give you a list of some of the must-watch TV series.
1. F.R.I.E.N.D.S (1994-2004)
One of the most popular TV series ever, F.R.I.E.N.D.S is sure to make you laugh and bring tears to your eyes. It offers you the story of 6 friends (3 males and 3 females) and deals with all things related to friendship, love, and life. The memorable characters from the show (Rachel, Monica, Phoebe, Ross, Chandler, and Joey) will soon become an important part of your life. You can't help but fall in love with this witty and brilliantly made TV series.
2. Sex And The City (1998-2004)
This is probably one of the best American series you can watch with your best gal pals. The show features the journey of 4 independent and successful single women over 30. You have Carrie Bradshaw who writes a column in the news paper, Samantha who is into PR, Miranda who is a partner in a law firm, and Charlotte who runs an art gallery. It was one of the first shows where all things related to sex were discussed very openly and with a lot of humor. As a woman, you will be able to instantly relate with the show and the characters.
3. Game of Thrones (2011-present)
Just three seasons old, this American fantasy drama television series has proved immensely popular. It is based on George R.R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire novels. With several plot lines and a number of strong characters, this series is sure to keep you glued to the screen. Thanks to exciting twists and turns in every episode, the viewers across the globe are looking forward to the fourth season of this captivating series.
4. South Park (1997-present)
Created by Trey Parker and Matt Stone, South Park is an American adult animated sitcom. This hilarious series follows the adventures and misadventures of 4 derisive grade-schoolers. Set in the dysfunctional town of South Park, Colorado, this series is sure to entertain you with its surreal and dark humor and rough language. The episodes revolve around a number of relevant topics and present an interesting take on various subjects.
5. Sherlock (2010-present)
There have been several adaptations of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes detective stories. What sets this series apart is that it offers a modern take on the literary classic. Actors Benedict Cumberbatch (as Sherlock Holmes) and Martin Freeman (as Doctor John Watson) have been extremely well received by the audience. This British television crime drama is very contemporary in its approach and has managed to deliver jaw dropping action consistently.
6. Dexter (2006-present)
This American television drama series revolves around a blood spatter pattern analyst, Dexter Morgan. He also leads a secret life as a serial killer with a need to kill and is an extremely complex character. What makes this psychological thriller very exciting is the fact that Dexter only kills people who have killed without a justifiable cause. Laced with black comedy, this series has managed to successfully keep the audiences engaged.
7. The Office (2005-2013)
This extremely popular American television comedy series features the daily lives of the office employees of the fictional Dunder Mifflin Paper Company. Set in Scranton, Pennsylvania, the series is made to look like a documentary. What makes this sitcom different from others is the fact that it has been filmed in a single-camera setup. It also does not have a studio audience or a laugh track. The subtle humor and memorable characters make this one of the most loved sitcoms.
8. Grey's Anatomy (2005-present)
If hot nurses or handsome doctors is your thing, then this is just the right series for you to watch! This American television medical drama has managed to capture the interests of the audiences over the years. You get to witness the fictional lives of surgical interns and residents and follow their story as they become seasoned doctors. The best part about the show is that it successfully manages to present the professional as well as the personal lives of its characters. With an engaging story line and strong characters, the series delivers the goods every time.
9. Doctor Who (2005-present)
A British science fiction television program, Doctor Who has found followers across the globe. Following the adventures of the Doctor, a Time Lord, the series has a number of things working in its favor. The Doctor is a humanoid alien who can travel through time and can regenerate and take any human form to prevent death. You will be glued to the screen as you explore the universe in the Doctor's space ship called the TARDIS. Made to look like a blue British police box, the TARDIS is full of surprises. Apart from powerful foes, the Doctor also has a succession of companions that help him in saving several civilizations across the universe.
10. The Simpsons (1989-present)
You can't help but fall in love with the yellow family of this American animated sitcom. Set in the fictional town of Springfield, the show features the humorous adventures of a working-class family. It is a parody of the American society, culture, and more. Even after 24 seasons, the popularity of this sitcom has remained unfazed. Often considered as one of the greatest television series of all time, The Simpsons is sure to take you on a wonderful ride.