You know how we all have a friend who has a show recommendation for every mood? Well, that’s us. If you find yourself sitting in front of a screen and wondering what to watch next, here are 5 shows we recommend.
Mulder and Scully have to be the perfect TV duo. We mean, a conspiracy theorist and a realist working together? That’s TV gold! They are the complete opposites sharing the same goal – investigate paranormal cases. It’s a fun ride as they uncover the hidden and explain the seemingly unexplainable things. This sci-fi, paranormal phenomenon is a great watch.
- Buffy – The Vampire Slayer
Before you brush it off as just another high school teenage drama, think again. It has a great storyline and this fantasy show was absolutely groundbreaking when it first came out. As crazy the premise of a girl being a vampire slayer sounds, the plot makes absolute sense, which is exactly why it is a delight to watch. At the end of every episode, you’ll have relived your teenage life but in a fantastical world – a great escape after a busy day.
- Malgudi Days
R.K. Narayan’s ‘Malgudi Days’ need absolutely no introduction. Based on the popular book with the same name, Malgudi Days chronicles the lives of people living in the fictitious town called Malgudi. This show depicts the lives of Swami and other residents through different episodes. This masterpiece from Indian TV boasts of an insanely talented cast and every story is heartfelt. You will relate to some character or that other, which makes it even more special.
Love comedy? Love drama? Love medical shows? Tune in to Scrubs. It’s the right mix of comedy, drama, entertainment, and emotions. Navigate the life of medical professionals through JD and his peers, for whom you start rooting for real. This show uses comedy in the right way to portray real issues like love, friendship, loss, work, etc. Not many comedies from the early 90s and 2000s aged well but this dramedy sure did!
- Shanti – Ek Aurat ki Kahani
If you were a 90s kid, there is no way you aren’t aware of this stellar show. Mandira Bedi packs a punch as ‘Shanti’ and delivered one of her best performances till date. This cult hit is a classic for a reason. It follows the life of Shanti, a journalist, and her fight for truth. You will be engrossed in this story of love, deceit, betrayal, friendship, and enmity for sure.
These are just some fantasy, some comedy, some serious shows that will give you great company at the end of a long day or the weekend. Tune in, binge, and enjoy!