Netflix Top 5 shows to watch during COVID-19

Netflix Top 5 shows to watch during COVID-19 Pandemic

Due to COVID-19 which was originated from Wuhan, China, there is lockdown everywhere and people are advised to stay at home. In these desperate times, Netflix is our only friend we can rely on to pass our time at home. There are currently 961,818 cases globally and over 49,000 deaths all over the world. The USA is suffering the most these days, Newyork became the epicenter of COVID-19.

The only thing we can do these days is to take precautions like washing our hands, maintaining social distancing, try not to go out and watch Netflix.

Netflix Top 5 shows

Here is a list of Netflix Top 5 shows to watch during these desperate times.

Breaking Bad

We start our Netflix Top 5 Shows list with breaking bad. Breaking Bad is an award-winning Crime based TV show that is also available on Netflix. It has a 9.5/10 rating on IMDb and is considered one of the legendary TV series. The plot of breaking bad revolves around a Chemistry teacher Walter White, who is diagnosed by cancer, turns his chemist talents into meth-making business in order to pay his medical debts and to provide his family a good wealthy life when he is gone. With the help of his former student who becomes his partner in meth-making business Jessie Pinkman, he starts making special blue meth. This blue meth is the purest meth in the whole country.

Netflix Top 5 shows to watch during COVID-19 pandemic Breaking bad

Hence, they become the most meth-makers in the whole country. Walter White starts going by the name Heisenberg to mask his identity. It is a must-watch series with 5 seasons. Bryan Cranston plays the role of Walter White a.k.a Heisenberg while Aoran Paul plays the role of Jessie Pinkman.

Peaky Blinders

The second show that is on our Netflix Top 5 shows is Peaky Blinders. Peaky Blinders is a crime TV series that is based on a notorious gang in England that is led by the most well-known gangster Thomas Shelby. The show is based on an older version of England, in 1919 to be precise. This classical TV series is a great time-pass and it is one of the most-watched series on Netflix.

Netflix Top 5 shows to watch during COVID-19 pandemic Peaky Blinders

The series was filmed in Birmingham, the plot of this thriller series revolves around a family, who starts a gang “Peaky Blinders” and plan to take over Billy Kimber’s business. In the first season, the take over Billy Kimber’s betting pitch by killing him and eventually takes over Birmingham heartland.

Later on, Peaky Blinders expand their criminal organization internationally and face many rival criminal organizations and police. The character development in this tv show is really remarkable. There are 5 seasons yet, 6 soon to be released.

Money Heist

The third show on our Netflix Top 5 shows list is Money Heist. Money Heist is a Spanish crime-based TV show, which is also a Netflix original. It is currently the most popular show on Netflix, Eight thieves plan to do a heist in Royal Mint of Spain in Spain, Madrid under the supervision of The Professor. The eight thieves are named after the cities of different countries.

There are currently 3 parts of Money Heist, 4th part is going to release tomorrow how there were rumors going on that part 4 is delayed we cleared that in our previous article that Part 4 is happening and is happening tomorrow. There is a countdown too for part 4 in our article.

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The Vampire Diaries

The fourth show on our Netflix Top 5 shows is The Vampire Diaries. The Vampire Diaries is a well-known supernatural, thriller show and is available on Netflix. It has hooked teens for several years until the show ended with it’s 8th and final season on March 10, 2017.

The show revolved around Elena, a high school student. Stefan and Damon are vampires and were turned by Katherine Pierce, a doppelganger of Elena. The show became a hit because of the stars, Ian Somerhalder and Paul Wesley, Damon and Stefan in the show, their brotherly bond hooked everyone and the love triangle in the vampire diaries was intense too. High school students live changes when they learn about the secrets of their town Mystic Falls.

There are Two spin-offs of The Vampire Diaries too, Originals and legacies. Legacies is currently an ongoing show while Originals ended. The Vampire Diaries introduced the plot of Originals in season 2 when Klaus came to kill Elena in order to remove the curse of his werewolf side because he was a hybrid, later on, they introduced the complete family of The Originals. It is a must-watch Netflix show.


The fifth and last show of our Netflix Top 5 shows list is Elite. Elite is a Spanish teen drama TV series on Netflix, a Netflix Original. Things change when three students from public school join an elite private school after their school is destroyed. An Elite class Marina gets murdered by his fellow classmate and the season revolves around proving that it was Polo who killed Marina.

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Stay at home and watch these amazing Netflix shows until this pandemic is over.

Masab Farooque
Masab Farooque is a Tech Geek, Writer, and Founder at The Panther Tech. He is also a lead game developer at 10StaticStudios. When he is not writing, he is mostly playing video games