Best 10 Netflix Original Series You Should Watch (2020)

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In a recent post, we gave a list of the best Netflix movies you should watch. We’re taking this a tad further for people who prefer to watch TV shows/series. Hence, we decided to compile a list of the best Netflix original series you should watch.

Some of these series were created by/in collaboration with Netflix’s content team. Others are solely exclusive to the platform and not distributed on any other platform. You should check through our list.

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Best Netflix Original Series to Watch

1. Ozark

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Ozark tells the story of a finance guru who had to move cities with his wife and two children. Afterward, he had to launder money to appease a drug lord. He moved from Chicago to the Missouri Ozarks.

Seasons: 3

IMDb rating: 8.4/10

2. Sex Education

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The first series of Sex Education follows the story of Otis Milburn. Otis is insecure teenager who is ambivalent about sex. This is despite the fact that his mother is a full-time sex therapist. He sets up underground sex therapy clinic at some point with his teenage friend at school.

IMDb rating: 8.3/10

Seasons: 2

3. Marvel’s Iron Fist

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Danny Rand returns to New York after 15 years of being declared dead. But he didn’t get a warm reception as he had hoped. He wants to reclaim his family company from Harold and his children.

IMDb rating: 6.5/10

Seasons: 2 (Discontinued)

4. Peaky Blinders

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This story revolves around the Peaky Blinders gang and an ambitious, highly cunning boss, Tommy Shelby. A Detective Chief-Inspector that was just sent over, turns his attention to them.

IMDb rating: 8.8/10

Seasons: 5

5. Lucifer

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Lucifer Morningstar stops being a servant in hell of his own decision. And he also decides to spend some time on earth against the warnings of his brother. This is in a bid to further understand humanity. Lucifer settles in Los Angeles — the city of Angels. The irony.

IMDb rating: 8.2/10

Seasons: 6

6. Elite

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Elite is a Spanish TV series that describes a fictional elite secondary school. The private school revolves around the relationships between three working-class teens enrolled at the school. A clash between them and the wealthy students leads to murder.

IMDb rating: 7.6/10

Seasons: 3

7. The Witcher

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This movie series is based on a book series of the same name. The Witcher explores the legend of Geralt of Rivia and princess Ciri. These two are linked to each other by destiny.

IMDb rating: 8.2/10

Seasons: 1

8. Dark Desire

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A Mexican web television series, Dark Desire showed how much a Judge, Leonardo, kept from his wife, Alma, a law school professor. Alma comes to questions these after an incident.

IMDb rating: 6.3/10

Seasons: 1

9. Warrior Nun

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In this series, an orphaned teen wakes up in a morgue and discovers she now possesses superpowers —that of the chosen Halo Bearer for a secret sect of demon-hunting nuns.

IMDb rating: 6.9/10

Seasons: 1

10. Stranger Things

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It all started when a young boy disappears. Now, a small town has to uncover mysteries involving supernatural forces and experiment. All in a bid to get him back.

IMDb rating: 8.8/10

Seasons: 3

For us, these are the 10 best Netflix original series you should watch in 2020. Please, feel free to let us know in the comment section which series you think should be on this list.