What are the best dramas on Netflix?

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Some people pass the time hopping from one TV series to another. This habit of binge-watching TV shows can get addictive. However, when those people have Netflix subscriptions, then entertainment goes to another new level. The streaming giant has arguably one of the best catalogs of movies and TV series that one will find in a paid subscription service. It also helps that Netflix doesn't limit its offerings to just its original content as they have a lot of adopted dramas as part of their ever-expanding roster. Hailing from different countries and spanning across various genres, TV dramas on Netflix seems to know no bounds. Why won't TV-obsessed people dig Netflix? Whatever your kind of genre mix is, you will surely find something that suits your taste out there. If you haven't found your next prospect show yet, we are here to help you. Get ready to binge-watch some of the best dramas on Netflix as we have on this list. If you have some titles to suggest, don't hesitate to share it with everyone else in the comments section too!

  1. 1The Crown


    The Crown is a Netflix original series wherein we discover Britain's royal family's romances, political rivalries, personal intrigues, and events that shaped the world during the 20th century. It is, particularly about Queen Elizabeth II.

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  1. 2Breaking Bad


    Breaking Bad is a 2008 American drama series about a high school chemistry teacher, Walter White, burdened with financial troubles and terminal cancer. Out of desperation, White made ends meet by turning his old RV into a meth lab. 

  2. 3Mindhunter


    Mindhunter is a Netflix Original series created by Joe Penhall starring Jonathan Groff and Holt McCallany. It was based on the true crime book Mindhunter: Inside the FBI's Elite Serial Crime Unit by John E. Douglas and Mark Olshaker.

  1. 4Narcos


    Narcos is a Netflix original series which the gripping real-life story of drug kingpin Pablo Escobar who became a billionaire for the production and distribution of cocaine. Its season four is a reset of season one titled Narcos: Mexico. 

  2. 5Peaky Blinders


    Peaky Blinders is a British TV drama that tells the story of the Peaky Binders crime gang, set in Birmingham during the aftermath of the First World War. The show centers on the fight of this criminal gang against the police.

  3. 6Narcos: Mexico


    Narcos: Mexico is just more Narcos set in a different part of the world, and that's not a bad thing, in our opinion. The show takes the "drug business" from Colombia to the world of Mexico. Expect more drug dealings, cartel rivalries, and special appearances by notorious names in the drug cartel world.

  4. 7Better Call Saul


    Better Call Saul may be a Breaking Bad spin-off, but you should treat it as anything but. This show truly shines when it sets itself apart from the shadow of its parent show. It may have started a little slow but it has evolved into one of the best dramas on Netflix that you can watch right now.

  5. 8Mad Men


    Mad Men was hailed as one of the best shows that ever aired on television, and deservedly so. While it had some low seasons, it's had one of the deepest characterizations we've seen on any show. This is an amazing drama on Netflix that you should check out if you haven't yet.

  6. 9Marriage Story


    Ever wondered where those Adam Driver memes that were circulating the web recently came from? Well, wonder no more as those came from a drama movie on Netflix called Marriage Story, and it's actually really really good. The title should give you an idea of what it's all about and it's definitely worth a watch.

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  • #1
    February 21, 2020
    "I was looking for a Korean drama on Netflix and found this instead. This is a super cool drama which is has a nice story."
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    The Crown
  • #2
    February 21, 2020
    "Pablo Escobar is the best person to be portrayed in a drama! This has got to be one of the best drama series on Netflix"
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