As the Netflix releases somewhere around a dozen new shows, moves, and specials every single week, this streaming service is constantly becoming bigger and more popular worldwide. With that being said, deciding on the best shows to watch can be very difficult task for many. Thus, we came up with the list of Top 5 Brand-New Netflix Original Series you can enjoy throughout this year of 2020. We simply take you through why you can’t miss these new Netflix original series.
Top 5 Brand-New Netflix Original Series
Killer Inside: The Mind of Aaron Hernandez
This crime documentary series was released earlier this year on January 15th. It captures convicted murder and former NFL star Aaron Hernandez. The documentary revisits the 2015 murder of Odin Lloyd, as well as the other murder cases in which Hernandez was a suspect. The reason why this show is so watchable is because it portraits the life of Hernandez so well. It also covers the hot topic of whether there’s a correlation between football and brain damages. Besides that, it opens a discussion about what it means to be a closeted gay man in the NFL.
Written by Danny Brocklehurst and based on the Harlan Coben’s novel of the same name, this British mystery thriller series definitely won’t bore you. It mainly follows a mysterious stranger, who goes around town revealing people’s secrets. His motives are not always clear. However, the information is indeed hard to deny or permanently reject. Once the stranger leaves, people are forced to think about what has been whispered in their ears. They immediately start making judgments about whether it is a truth. Its Netflix premiere occurred on January 30th, and it has already got many people talking.
Love Is Blind
This reality dating show, in its essence, test whether blind dates can indeed lead to a long lasting love. It brings 30 Atlanta singles to a set, where they live in separate quarters and then go on dates in small pods. There, they can only hear each other speak as a glass wall separates them. Once these men and women get through ten days of this kind of dating, they get to choose whether to get engaged and thus meet the other person. Otherwise, they can simply go home and end the whole thing. This TV series was premiered on February 13th.
If you are a fan of an American true crime documentary series, this is a perfect choice for you. Since its release in February 5th of this year, the show has been pushing a conversation about America’s opioid emergency. Overall, the story revolves around efforts of Dan Schneider, a small town pharmacist, to identify his son’s killer. His investigation led him to discovering a prolific “pill mill” doctor in New Orleans. The Pharmacist portraits drug issues and the sprawling opioid epidemic in the U.S. right now.
Locke & Key
Based on the critically acclaimed graphic novels by Joe Hill, the son of Stephen King, this American supernatural horror drama follows a group of siblings who are forced to move into their father’s mysterious childhood home. It all happens right after father’s abrupt death. The Locke kids soon discover a number of mysterious keys throughout the house, which further entangles them into a terrifying supernatural journey. The series was premiered on February 7th and its viewers are increasing with each new episode.
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