I’m pretty sure this lockdown had you locked to your TV screens as well.
What better way to pass time than to Netflix and chill? If you think you’ve seen it all, check out this list for the month of July!
1. Cable Girls
Cast: Maggie Civantos, Nadia de Santiago, Ana María Polvorosa, Ana Fernández García, Blanca Suárez
Netflix has been buzzing with foreign series lately. From La Casa de Papel or Money Heist, it has blessed us again with another Spanish gem, Cable Girls! Now on it’s fifth and final season, you wouldn’t want to miss four young women in 1920’s living it up like it’s the 21st century with their sass and grit!
What to expect: Expect romance and non-stop drama from Cable Girls.
Cast: Tom Ellis, Lauren German, Kevin Alejandro. D. B. Woodside, Lesley-Ann Brandt
It’s the devil himself! Lucifer originally aired on Fox but Netflix bought the show for its fourth season. The show is an interesting play on the fallen angel who refuses to go back to hell to do his job. Lucifer Morningstar runs a nightclub here on land and uses his well, God given talents to be a consultant for the LAPD. Binge watch four seasons of Lucifer in July while we anticipate season 5 next month!
What to expect: Expect to be won over by Lucifer’s charm and humor.
Cast: James Spader, Megan Boone, Diego Klattenhoff, Ryan Eggold.
Blacklist is popular on Netflix right now! Seven seasons in, Blacklist continues to keep its fandom hooked with an ever dynamic plot. A fugitive who’s a former intelligence officer of the United States, turns himself over to the FBI to help his country track down the criminals and terrorists he worked with! Whoa!
What to expect: Expect endless thrill and heart-pounding scenes from Blacklist.
4. Inside the Word’s Toughest Prisons
Curious to know how the other half, well, a percent of the world’s criminal population lives? Netflix presents three seasons of the real deal Inside the Word’s Toughest Prisons. As its title suggests, Paul Connelly opens your eyes to the grueling condition inmates and jail guards face inside, yes, the world’s toughest prisons. Watch out for Season 4!
What to expect: Expect to be baffled and shocked by the terrible truth Inside the World’s Toughest Prisons.
5. Sugar Rush
This pandemic has us trying out new things. That and binge watching on Netflix, of course. Why not combine the two? If you’re one of those trying out their baking skills, watch Sugar Rush on Netflix! Four teams of pro bakers compete to create the most mouth-watering cakes, pastries and what not for foodies. Who wins $10,000? Catch the newest season of Sugar Rush on Netflix!
What you can expect: Expect to crave for anything sweet while watching Sugar Rush.
6. The Umbrella Academy
Cast: Ellen Page, Tom Hopper, David Castañeda, Emmy Raver-Lampman, Robert Sheehan, Aidan Gallagher, Mary J. Blige, Cameron Britton
You can never get enough of superheroes. The Umbrella Academy on Netflix unlike other superheroes you know, centers on superhero siblings from a dysfunctional family. Relate much? Or not. But like any other family, they come together to discover the mystery behind their father’s death. And on the side, they fight bad guys too.
What to expect: Expect a mix of emotions with The Umbrella Academy as you figure out which superhero sibling to root for.
7. Sweet Magnolias
Cast: JoAnna Garcia Swisher, Brooke Elliott, Heather Headley
If you just want to lay back, grab a margarita and quite literally, Netflix and chill, binge on Sweet Magnolias on Netflix. It’s a feel good, inspirational series on three women from South Carolina who grew up together and became best of friends. Now in their late 30’s, they help each other navigate life and love.
What to expect: Expect to shed some tears, happy tears, as you watch Sweet Magnolias.
Cast: Gabriel Macht, Patrick J. Adams
Suits is now on Netflix!!! This hit show of lawyers who battle in court and off will surely have you bound, not by law but might as well. You even probably want to be a lawyer after the first season. Harvey Specter, a bigshot New York lawyer, hires an impostor with photographic memory to work for him as his associate. Mike Ross proves himself countless times until his identity is revealed. Follow their cases on Suits only on Netfix!
What to expect: Expect to argue with Harvey and Mike as they maneuver to win cases on Suits.
9. Prison Break
Cast: Wentworth Miller, Dominic Purcell
Prison Break became a surprise hit on Netflix! As this show aired on TV almost two decades ago, it gained a new generation of fans when it came to Netflix. Prison Break revolves around two brothers. Lincoln Burrows was sentenced to death for a crime he did not commit so his brother, Michael Scofield, masterminds his escape.
What to expect: Expect to be hooked once you start watching as the bad boy charms of the two brothers will imprison you to your seats.
10. Say I Do
A new reality tv has hit Netfix! Say I do is the newest offering for hopeless romantics as couples celebrate their love in surprise weddings. Say I do is nothing without the obstacles couples have to overcome in order to say their vows. Surely they will to stay together for richer or poorer, in sickness and in health.
What to expect: Expect to want to plan your own wedding too!