Winter break TV show recommendations



*On Netflix

  • “Stranger Things”- This thrilling Netflix original drama stars Golden Globe-winning actress Winona Ryder as Joyce Byers. When Joyce’s 12-year-old son, Will, goes missing, she launches a terrifying investigation into his disappearance. As they search for answers, they unravel a series of extraordinary mysteries involving secret government experiments, unnerving supernatural forces, and a very unusual little girl.
  • *The Flash- Now a crime-scene investigator, his dedication to learning the truth about his mother’s death drives him to follow up on every new scientific advancement and urban legend. When a particle accelerator causes an explosion, it creates a freak storm and Barry is struck by lightning. He awakes from a coma nine months later with the power of superspeed. When he learns that others who have gained powers use them for evil, he dedicates himself to protecting the innocent, while still trying to solve the older mystery.
  • *Supernatural- This haunting series follows the journeys of Sam and Dean Winchester, two brothers who hunt monsters. Violent memories and relationship-threatening secrets add additional burdens on Sam and Dean as they investigate all things that go bump in the night. The brothers must rely on each other as they encounter new enemies.
  • *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. Emma Swan (Jennifer Morrison) is comfortable in her life when Henry — the child she gave up a decade earlier — suddenly shows up. He is convinced that she is the daughter of Snow White and Prince Charming, bringing them to present-day Storybrooke, Maine. After taking Henry home, she discovers he may not be wrong after all.
  • *The Walking Dead- Based on the comic book series written by Robert Kirkman, this gritty drama portrays life following a zombie apocalypse. Led by police officer Rick Grimes, his family and a group of other survivors find themselves under pressure each day to stay alive.



  • *Arrow- The Green arrow/superhero
  • *Luke Cage- Superhero
  • *Iron Fist- superhero
  • *Legends of Tomorrow- time-traveling superheroes
  • *Jessica Jones- ex-superhero with PTSD
  • *Daredevil- Blind superhero
  • *Supergirl- superhero
  • *Riverdale- based on the ‘Archie’ Comics
  • Voltron: legendary defender- cartoon teenage pilots fight during an intergalactic war
  • *Gotham- superheroes
  • *Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.-superheroes
  • *The 100 -post-armageddon survival
  • *13 Reasons Why -Follows tapes that Hannah Baker, a dead girl, made
  • *Between- People trying to survive when as soon as you turn 21, you die
  • *Glitch- People coming back to life in perfect health
  • *A Series of Unfortunate Events- Based on the Lemony Snicket books
  • *3%- Brazilian thriller series
  • *Big Mouth- cartoon teenagers going through puberty
  • *Haters Back Off- Follows the story of Miranda Sings (Colleen Ballinger)
  • *Atypical- A teenager on the autism spectrum exploring what it means to be ‘normal’
  • *NCIS- Investigating Crimes
  • *Bones- based at the Smithsonian, doctors try to discover who killed the victim