Game of Thrones is exciting to watch. However, there are other films you wouldn’t want to miss if you are a great fan of Game of Thrones. I have compiled a great list of TV series to keep you on the edge of your seat. Probably you may have watched some of them, or maybe a couple of them. Check out the ones you have not seen, and you will never get bored watching them. It will be worth your time and effort.
10 Must-Watch TV Series
1: Breaking bad
If you like suspense and have never watched Breaking Bad, then search no more. There are some interesting stars in this series, stars that you will definitely love to watch. The TV series is about a high school chemistry teacher who is diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer, he then turns to manufacturing and selling methamphetamine in order to secure his family’s future, for fear he may die soon.
The characters are absolutely remarkable and fascinating. Some of the main stars in Breaking Bad are Bryan Cranston, Aaron Paul, and Anna Gunn. It was created by Vince Gilligan. Breaking bad is arguably one of the greatest TV series of all time. This film has all it takes. So much fun to watch.
2: Queen of the South
This is definitely another interesting series that will keep you on the edge of your seat, you are definitely going to love it, absolutely full of suspense. The series is about a girl called Teresa, she flees Mexico after her drug dealer boyfriend is murdered. She later settled in Dallas and have the ambition to become the country’s reigning drug smuggler and to avenge her boyfriend’s murder.
The main stars are Alice Braga, Veronica Falcon, and Peter Gadiot. It was created by M.A. Fortin and Joshua Miller. The storyline and acting are absolutely fantastic. The series is full of wonderful characters. You will love them. If you have not watched it, then you should probably start now.
3: The Night Of
If you like suspense and unexpected plot twists, then it is your type of mini-series beyond any doubt. This is an American mini-drama series. Also another audience pleaser. You wouldn’t want to miss one bit of the suspense. It was built up in a way to reach a climax.
The mini-series is about a guy, after a night of partying with a woman he picked up on his way. He wakes up to find her stabbed to death and he is charged with her murder. The main stars are Riz Ahmed, John Turturro, and Bill Camp. It was created by Richard Price and Steven Zaillian. This series is thrilling and amazing. It is a real hit. Give it a go if you have not already done that.
If you love adventures and history, this is certainly your kind of series. Another amazing and incredible TV series. It is a truly great piece of filmmaking. The series is based on the interesting and epic world of the Vikings. It transports us to the brutal and mysterious world of Ragnar Lothbrok, a Viking warrior and farmer who yearns to explore and raid the distant shores across the oceans.
Some of the main characters are Gustaf Skarsgard, Katheryn Winnick, and Alexander Ludwig. It was created by Michael Hirst. This film is appealing and fascinating. Absolute exceptional performers by the actors. The series is still in production.
5: The Leftovers
If you like complex stories, unexpected plot twists and you want to arouse your curiosity, The Leftovers is unquestionably your kind of series. The series is based on a sudden departure, three years after the disappearance of two percent of the global population, a group of people in a small New York community try to continue their lives while coping with the tragedy of the unexplained nature of the event.
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The main characters are Justin Theroux, Amy Brenneman, and Christopher Eccleston. Created by Damon Lindelof and Tom Perrotta. This TV series is a must-watch. Full of mystery and suspense.
If you love drug cartel films and want to get a little bit emotional, this series is what you need. The series evokes feelings, shows a character’s emotion and the film is close to reality. I definitely recommend this seasonal series to everyone. Season 1 and 2 are based on the criminal exploits of Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar, who became a billionaire through the production and distribution of cocaine.
The follow-up series is based on many other drug kingpins who plagued the country through the years. The main characters are Pedro Pascal, Wagner Moura, and Boyd Holbrook. Created by Carlo Bernard, Chris Brancato, and Doug Miro. Narco shows you the story from different angles, from the drug lord’s eyes, and the anti-drug people’s eyes. It’s a must-watch series.
For those who love clandestine spy and covert films, this is certainly your kind of film. And it is also complicated. The series is based on a deep-cover operative named Martin Odum, who has an uncanny or mysterious ability to transform himself into a different person for each job he is given. But then, his own identity comes into question when a mysterious stranger indicates that Martin is not who he thinks he is.
The main characters are Sean bean, Morris Chestnut, and Ali Larter. And created by Howard Gordon. I love this series, I never get tired of watching it. It will take you into the world of espionage, underground activities within different spy agencies. Interesting and captivating to the core.
8: Better Call Saul
If you have watched Breaking Bad and you like it, then you will probably love this too. It is a spin-off prequel of Gilligan’s prior series Breaking Bad. The series is based on the trials and tribulations of a criminal lawyer, Jimmy McGill, in the time leading up to establishing his strip mall law office in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
He is a small-time attorney hustling to make a name for himself. And there is also Mike Ehrmantraut, a former Philadelphia cop, who has a specialized skill set: a fixer of sticky situations. The main characters are Bob Odenkirk, Rhea Seehorn, and Jonathan Banks. Created by Vince Gilligan and Peter Gould. Is entertaining and exciting to watch. If you have not watched it. Then give it a go.
9: Into the Badlands
This is the best martial art series you could find in recent times. If you like real fighting kickass films, then Into the Badlands is it. The story is about a warrior and a young boy who journey through a dangerous and ruthless territory controlled by feudal barons. They were in search of enlightenment.
The series features some appealing and fascinating characters. Some of the main stars are Daniel Wu, Orla Brady, and Emily Beecham. It was created by Alfred Gough and Miles Millar. Too bad it has ended. The fans would like it more because it was so interesting and so captivating.
10: Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan
Another intriguing series and a must-watch for series lovers are Tom Clancy’s, Jack Ryan. Jack Ryan is the main character in a series of books by Tom Clancy. Now featured on the big screen. The series is based on an up-and-coming CIA analyst Jack Ryan.
He is given a dangerous field assignment as he unearths a pattern in terrorist communication that eventually launches him into the center of a dangerous gambit. He later found out that the problem is much worse as it seems.
The terrorists plan global-scale destruction. The main characters are John Krasinski, Wendell Pierce, and John Hoogenakker. It was created by Carlton Cuse and Graham Roland. The series is full of suspense and the storyline is fantastic. Give it a go, you will definitely enjoy it.
You are welcome to make comments as well. Which among them appeals to you more or any other great suggestion you would like to recommend? Hit the like and share button if you like the series. Thanks for reading.
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