As cable becomes a thing of the past, more people are relying solely on streaming services like Hulu, Netflix, and Amazon.
The convenience of controlling how and where you watch your shows is too tempting to give up. But with so many options to choose from, it can be difficult to pick from a sea of titles.
Once you finish an amazing show it is easy to fall into a show hole. But fear not, this list is the remedy — containing a variety of genres with one thing in common: you should be watching them.
10 Drunk History
Drunk History is the show you wish your history teacher would have played in class.
Each episode features a new narrator and a different history lesson which is re-enacted by actors mouthing along with the narrator.
Derek Waters is the host and drinks along with the person telling the story, until they are both hilariously drunk.
It takes five to six hours to film each narrator’s part, and Waters makes sure each date and name is pronounced correctly.
You’ll find yourself rooting along with each narrator as they stumble through the story, while also learning interesting facts from history.
What more could you want?
9 Scream Queens
Wallace University is just like any other school, with one twist: someone dressed in a red devil outfit is running around killing people.
But not just anyone, the red devil killer is going after the members of Kappa House, an elite sorority on campus.
This show will keep you on your toes while you try and figure out who is the killer. Scream Queens features a star-studded cast who make the flawed characters come to life.
If you are a fan of mystery and suspense, give this show a try!
8 Party Down
This show is for the fans of Parks and Recreation and Adam Scott.
Party Down follows a group of caterers who move to Los Angeles in order to make it into show business. Until their big break, they cater events in California for wealthy clients, while trying not to screw everything up–they usually fail.
The cast is filled with familiar faces from television and movies, such as Mean Girls and Freaks and Geeks. If you’re looking for laughs, start watching this show.
Binge-watching with friends is highly suggested.
This is a show about nothing. Literally. The creators of the show, Larry David and Jerry Seinfeld, hit gold when they created the four main characters: Jerry, Elaine, George and Kramer.
The show ran for nine seasons because each episode was written about real life situations, like losing your car in a parking garage, or being stuck in a train during the summer–endless material.
It helped that the writers were brilliant, of course. Seinfeld is the master of bottle episodes and has been recognized for its exceptional writing.
Most recently, Seinfeld was named No.2 Best Written TV Series of All Time by the Writers Guild of America.
6 Rick and Morty
Rick Sanchez shows up at his daughter’s doorstep after having been missing for 20 years and moves in with her family.
He is a crazy scientist who tinkers in the garage, and takes his grandchildren, Morty and Summer, on crazy adventures across the universe with the inventions he creates.
This cartoon is unique and aimed at a more mature audience. It handles darker themes about life contrasted by a bright, whimsical animation style.
If you like weird, check out Rick and Morty.
Numb3rs accomplished something particularly difficult–it makes math fun.
The show follows Charlie Eppes and his brother Don, as they work together to solve crimes. Charlie is a genius mathematician who specializes in Applied Mathematics and Don is an FBI special agent whose team tackles especially difficult cases.
With Charlie’s help, Don is able to solve cases that seem impossible. All the math on the show is verified by real life mathematicians.
If you like crime shows, this show will be perfect for you!
4 Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Buffy Summers is a normal teenage girl attending high school and crushing on boys, while becoming a vampire-staking, demon-killing slayer at night.
With the help of her friends, Buffy tries to prevent the things that go bump in the night from taking over her city.
This show does a great job balancing supernatural action with real life lessons, and lasted for nine seasons, plus a spin-off show.
Even today Buffy the Vampire Slayer has a strong following of loyal binge-watching fans. You do not want to miss this show.
3 Key & Peele
Take two incredibly talented comedians/actors and give them a sketch TV show–this was the winning idea for the show Key & Peele.
Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele have been nominated for seventeen primetime emmys for their writing and performance on this show.
If you like smart and outrageous comedy, this is the show for you. Both actors demonstrate that no role is impossible and no topic is off limits.
Keegan-Michael Key was able to reprise his role as Obama’s Anger Translator, Luther, during the White House Correspondents Dinner in April 2015.
Yes, you should Youtube it.
Community focuses on an eclectic study group at Greendale Community College, with each episode written like a movie. Often times the episodes follow parallel storylines to famous movies.
The cast of characters in this show are the driving force for its popularity. Such a unique show has resulted in a large and passionate fanbase.
Originally an NBC production, Community was postponed indefinitely during its third season in November 2011 and didn’t resume until March 2012. The backlash on social media sites like Twitter led to the show continuing on for three more seasons.
Check it out to see why!
1 One Punch Man
One Punch Man is an animated tv show originating in Japan. This show tops the list due to its originality and appeal.
Whether you’re a long time fan of anime or watching for the first time, you will laugh when One Punch Man is playing.
Similar to the name, Saitama is a man who trained every day for three years until he became the strongest man ever and can defeat anything in one punch.
Along with good storylines, this show has an incredible animation style that often changes during the scenes. If you’re looking for a laugh with amazing actions scenes, check this show out!
Watching this show with friends is the recipe for a good time.
Which is your favorite show on Hulu? Let us know in the comments!