With streaming services like Netlfix and Hulu becoming increasingly popular, consequently, it is becoming increasingly convienent to binge a show. You get to truly invest in the characters and see their development over a few years rather than in a mere two hours. You get to see new loves blossom from a small crush to a big wedding. You'll get attached and addicted to these characters and soon enough you'll wish you were in these shows.
Created by: Greg Daniels, Ricky Gervais, Michael Schur Starring: Steve Carrell, John Krasinski, Jenna Fischer, Rainn Wilson [2005-2013]
One of the most influential sit coms of the decade, this imitation of its British counterpart proved very successful to American viewers. Its mockumentary style was new and appealing, making an office seem chaotic and fun rather than dull and draining. On the surface it may look like its purely comedy, however invest some time and you'll find the show has some truly lovable moments.
Parks and Recreation
Created by: Greg Daniels, Michael Schur, Amy Poehler Starring: Amy Poehler, Nick Offerman, Chriss Pratt, Aubrey Plaza, Rashida Jones [2009-2015]
Following the success of the Office, writers Greg Daniels and Michael Schur produced yet another hit using a similar formula. This Mockumentary follows Leslie Knope as she attempts to fix her city making new friends and relationships along the way. If someone like her can find love, why cant you?
Brooklyn Nine Nine
Created by: Michael Schur, Dan Goor Starring: Andy Samberg, Melissa Fumero, Stephanie Beatriz, Terry Crews, Andre Braugher [2013-]
Another great show brought to you by writer Michael Schur, this fun and diverse ensemble catch bad guys why also dealing with their own personal lives. Being a detective in Brooklyn is not as easy as it looks. Could a rivalry among two detectives become something more? Can a gay black man be a precict captain AND a father figure?
The Good Place
Craeted by: Michael Schur, Starring: Kristen Bell, Ted Danson, William Jackson Harper, Jameela Jamil, Manny Jacinto [2016-2020]
What happens when you die? Do you go to heaven or hell? Apparently you go to the Good Place or the Bad Place. When Eleanor wakes up in the Good Place, everything isn't what it seems and slowly, with the help of her friends, she explores the secrets of the world-beyond and of true love.
Created by: Marta Kauffman, David Crane Starring: Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Matthew Perry, Lisa Kudrow, Matt Leblanc, David Schwimmer [1994-2004]
Probably the most influential show to pop culture, rivaling Seinfeld, FRIENDS documents the lives of six friends: Monica, Rachel, Phoebe, Chandler, Joey and Ross. Although they start out as friends, their relationships become intertwined with one another. Trust me, you won't want to take a break.
Created by: Justin Spitzer Starring: America Ferrera, Ben Feldman, Lauren Ash, Mark McKinney [2015-]
Amy, a divorced mother of one, and a retail worker at Superstore, seems to be the only sane person at her workspace and must work frustratingly hard to keep her job and get along with her co-workers. However, once Jonah comes along, he seems to be the only guy she gets along with...
Created by: Elizabeth Merriweather Starring: Zooey Deschanel, Jake Johnson, Max Greenfield, Hannah Simone, Lamorne Morris
One girl living with three guys, that doesn't sound problematic. As Jess moves into a loft in Los Angeles, she must navigate the struggles of living with three men while trying not to fall in love wiht them.
Created by: John Carney Starring: Anne Hathaway, Dev Patel, Tina Fey, John Slattery, Cristin Milioti [2019-]
This Amazon Prime original series defines what "love" is, moving away from conventional ideas and giving a taste of what Modern Love is and how seperate events can come together to form something beautiful.
Created by: Josh Pate, Jonas Pate, Shannon Burke Starring: Chase Stokes, Madelyn Cline, Rudy Pankow, Madison Bailey, Jonathan Daviss [2020-]
This Netflix series follows a group of teenagers in the Outer Banks of South Carolina as they get consumed by their social statuses and a search for lost treasure. Can it be possible that the treasure isn't money or gold, but a person?
Created by: Greg Berlanti, Sera Gamble Starring: Penn Badgeley, Elizabeth Lail, Victoria Pedretti, Ambyr Childers, John Stamos [2018-]