Best shows on Netflix (August 2017): 50 best Netflix TV series


Netflix exhibits no signal of slowing down with regards to creating its personal authentic content material. The following exhibits will likely be out later within the yr and all of them have had A Lot of cash spent on them and large stars hooked up…

Narcos: Season three

We’re not one to supply up spoilers so we’ll simply let the most recent trailer converse for itself. But it is honest to say that it is all change for Narcos in season three – the implausible Netflix drama that centres on the drug empires of the Seventies and Eighties and the brokers whose job it’s to trace down the unhealthy guys. 


Comic-Con San Diego has thrown up a ton of latest trailers for the comic-book crowd. One that is inflicting fairly a stir is the brand new trailer for Inhumans, a brand new TV present for Netflix. The first trailer wasn’t that effectively obtained, with the appearing, costumes and results all wanting just a little shonky, however the second trailer is an enormous enchancment. We’re nonetheless not 100% satisfied however perhaps that is as a result of there’s been a glut of superhero stuff round in the mean time. 

Stranger Things: Season 2

Stranger Things was a revelation when it first landed on Netflix. A love letter to the horror and sci-fi films of the ’80s, the present performed on nostalgia but additionally managed to be one thing authentic. The second sequence seems to increase on the mythos behind The Upside Down and guarantees larger and scarier monsters.

Star Trek Discovery

Star Trek Discovery has been a very long time coming. Show-runner Bryan Fuller delayed the present as he was engaged on American Gods however now we lastly have a  launch date. It will likely be proven within the UK on Netflix from 25 September, with a brand new episode to air weekly. Although the present is 15 episodes lengthy solely eight are being launched initially with the remainder coming within the new yr. This is to assist with pre-production, apparently. This was a trick The Get Down used – it is unknown what number of really got here again to look at the second batch of episode of the now-cancelled present. Discovery stars The Walking Dead’s Sonequa Martin-Green and is about 10 years earlier than Kirk and his crew boldly went by way of house and past.

The Dark Crystal

We might quickly have a brand new must-have watch in our greatest exhibits on Netflix information! Do you bear in mind Dark Crystal, the fantasy, puppet-filled journey from the sensible thoughts of Muppet creator Jim Henson? It’s set to make a comeback as an all-new prequel TV sequence because of Netflix. It’s vaguely slated to be “coming soon” to the service, however you may get a sneak peek within the trailer.

The Punisher

The Punisher was meant to only play a bit half in Netflix’s Marvel world.But  Jon Bernthal’s depiction of Frank Castle, the vigilante conflict veteran was so good in Daredevil: Season 2 he is been given his personal present. The plot continues to be shrouded in thriller however do not count on this one to be a laugh-fest. The character of the Punisher is likely one of the most tortured round, so the environment for this present goes to be darkish, darkish, darkish.

Jessica Jones: Season 2

Krysten Ritter lately revealed that Jessica Jones: Season 2 will likely be extra ‘bingeable’ than season one. Quite what meaning we do not know nevertheless it does level to a faster-paced than the primary enjoyable however stretched instalment. Alongside Ritter, Trish Walker (Rachael Taylor) is again and the motion takes place after The Defenders present, which debuts in August.

The Defenders

It’s been a combined bag for Netflix TV exhibits. It all began off so promisingly, nonetheless. Daredevil and Jessica Jones have been very good dramas with the correct amount of motion, gravitas and enjoyable. It slipped barely with Daredevil Season 2 – it went means too darkish, however did give us an ideal Punisher. Luke Cage was implausible to start out with and trailed off and Iron Fist was only a bit meh. The new Defenders trailer is excellent although, bringing the entire characters collectively Avengers fashion – however this time with swears. 

Oh, and one other Marvel antihero – Punisher – can also be – most likely very gory – sequence.


David Fincher isn’t any stranger to Netflix, he is closely concerned in House of Cards as producer and directed the primary episode, however Mindhunter is Fincher going full Fincher. It’s based mostly on John Douglas’ e book of the identical identify and charts the lifetime of an FBI profiler whose job it’s to trace serial killers.


If you might be at a loss after watching Stranger Things, the Dark is for you. It’s the  first German-language sequence Netflix has made and the lot is about two lacking kids – nevertheless it’s not nearly that as there’s supernatural parts and sci-fi twists galore.

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