#LBBPicks: Ten Shows On Netflix To Catch Now

Roshni posted on 09 January

We just can’t seem to get over the joy of welcoming Netflix into our lives. While we have been {and still are} busy exploring the long list of movies, TV shows and documentaries we need to check out, we went ahead and put together our pick of top ten shows you definitely need to watch on Netflix. You can thank us later.

Chef’s Table

What goes into the day-to-day work of six of the best chefs in the world and the fantastic dishes they create? This series delves deep into the pure genius behind the best in the restaurant business.

The Mind of a Chef

Narrated by Anthony Bourdain, The Mind of a Chef blends travel, cooking, history, science and humour, all in a single show. With each season featuring a chosen chef {or two}, the series goes into the minds of these culinary experts as they explore cuisines from around the world. Past hosts have included chef rockstars such as David Chang, April Bloomfield and Magnus Nilsson.

The Wolfpack

The Wolfpack, a 2015-released American documentary film, is about a family who raises their seven children within the confines of their apartment in Lower East Side Manhattan. What happens when the boys, who learn about the outside only through movies, happen to go out and explore the world outside?

Master of None

Described as “the year’s best comedy straight out of the gate” by The New YorkTimes, this American comedy series {released in 2015} was created by Aziz Ansari and Alan Yang. Starring Aziz himself in the lead role, this one is all about the personal and professional life of Dev, a 30-year-old actor in New York.

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Created by Tina Fey and Robert Carlock, this sitcom series depicts {with a whole lot of humour, we must add} 29-year-old Kimmy Schmidt’s journey, adjusting to life in New York City after being rescued from a doomsday cult.

Bloodline

Bloodline focusses on the Rayburn family, who are faced with their past secrets when the oldest son, the black sheep of the family returns home for a function.

Narcos

A biographical crime drama, Narcos is based on the story of Colombian drug lord, Pablo Escobar. Watch this one for the solid performances and the true-to-life account that includes archival footage.

Peaky Blinders

Set in 1919 Birmingham, England, Peaky Blinders is a historical fiction series that follows a gang {of the same name} who sew razor blades in the peaks of their caps. Actor Cillian Murphy plays the role of Tommy Shelby, the gang’s boss.

Making a Murderer

A real-life thriller that was filmed over a period of ten years, this series narrates the story of Steven Avery, who spent 18 years in prison for charges of sexual assault and attempted murder, was later acquitted but, again, convicted of a different murder.

Iris

Iris, a biographical documentary by filmmaker, Albert Maysles, portrays the life of fashion icon, Iris Apfel {played by herself}.