Summer is definitely the right time to catch up on shows or watch something new, so here are 11 must-watch shows to binge on this summer. Some of these shows are heart-wrenching stories that will tear your heart to pieces, keep you up all night, or make you ponder deeply about life, while others are light-hearted and will serve as comic relief. But whatever your preference is, these tv shows are incredibly interesting and will for sure capture every single second of your attention!
1 Game of Thrones
In the mythical continent of Westeros, several powerful families fight for control of the Seven Kingdoms. As conflict erupts in the kingdoms of men, an ancient enemy rises once again to threaten them all. Meanwhile, the last heirs of a recently usurped dynasty plot to take back their homeland from across the Narrow Sea.
2 The Handmaid’s Tale
Set in a dystopian future, a woman is forced to live as a concubine under a fundamentalist theocratic dictatorship.
3 Baby Daddy
A 20-something bachelor bartender becomes an unlikely parent when an ex-girlfriend leaves a baby girl on his doorstep.
4 How to Get Away with Murder
A group of ambitious law students and their brilliant criminal defense professor become involved in a twisted murder plot that promises to change the course of their lives.
5 The Mindy Project
A young Ob/Gyn doctor balances her personal and professional life, surrounded by quirky co-workers in a small office.
6 Jane the Virgin
A young, devout Catholic woman discovers that she was accidentally artificially inseminated.
Mary, Queen of Scots, faces political and sexual intrigue in the treacherous world of the French court.
8 Orange is the New Black
Convicted of a decade old crime of transporting drug money to an ex-girlfriend, normally law abiding Piper Chapman is sentenced to a year and a half behind bars to face the reality of how life changing prison can really be.
9 This is Us
Follows a unique ensemble, as their paths cross and their life stories intertwine, from sharing the same birthday, to so much more than anyone would expect.
10 Bates Motel
A contemporary prequel to Psycho, giving a portrayal of how Norman Bates' psyche unravels through his teenage years, and how deeply intricate his relationship with his mother, Norma, truly is.
11 Thirteen Reasons Why
Follows teenager Clay Jensen, in his quest to uncover the story behind his classmate and crush, Hannah, and her decision to end her life.