10 Shows to Binge Watch This Summer

10 Shows to Binge Watch This Summer

Jackalyn Diaz, Helix Life Editor

Summer is right around the corner, which means plenty of time Netflix. Here’s a list shows that are great to binge on Netflix.


  1. “Friends”: who doesn’t love a good classic? It’s a sitcom about six friends who live in the city of New York. They all face life and love throughout the 10 seasons. Watch this if you love a good laugh and adult comedy.


  1. Grey’s Anatomy”: The medical series focuses on a group of doctors in a Seattle hospital who face many obstacles in their personal, and work lives. Watch this if you love drama.


  1. How To Get Away with Murder”: An American drama about a law professor at a prestigious university in Philadelphia. She teaches a class How to Get Away with Murder, and chooses six students to assist with cases at her firm. The students soon find out the truths about their professor. Watch this if you love suspense.


  1. Criminal Minds”: An elite squad of FBI profilers analyze the country’s most twisted criminal minds, anticipating the next move of the suspect before they can strike again.Watch this if you like suspense.


  1. Gilmore Girls”: An American comedy about a single mother and her daughter set in a small  town in Connecticut. Watch this if you love witty/smart humor that pulls your heartstrings.


  1.  Gossip Girl”: An American teen drama, Gossip Girl follows the lives of the privileged teens of upper east side Manhattan.Gossip Girl shares text messaged scandals, heartaches. Watch this if you love a good gossip.


  1. Once Upon a Time”: “Once Upon a Time” tells the story of a new world, one in which fairy-tale legends and modern life collide. The show begins when the child of a woman that she gave up a decade earlier suddenly shows up, convinced that she is the daughter of Snow White and Prince Charming.  After taking him home, she decides to stay in the town to keep an eye on him, and she discovers he may not be wrong after all. Watch this if you love fairytales.


  1. How I Met Your Mother”: Is an American sitcom where the father recounts to his children, in a series of flashbacks and journeys, that he and his best friends took leading up to how he met their mother. Watch this if you love a strong sense of humor.


  1. Law & Order Special Victims Unit”: Detectives who are part of the NYPD’s Special Victims Unit investigate crimes against the vulnerable. The SVU detectives frequently deal with rape and assault, in which a survivor assists with the investigation. Watch this if you love suspense.



  1. Bates Motel”: After the death of her husband, Norma Bates buys a motel in the town of White Pine Bay, giving herself and teenage son Norman a chance to start over.  Norman is reluctant at first, but with the help of his mother who he happens shares an intensely close relationship, he begins to open up to others and make new friends. Inspired by the horror film “Psycho,” the show explores the formative years of Norman Bates and how his complicated bond with his mother forged a serial killer. Watch this if you love a good mystery.