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This article is written by a student writer from the Her Campus at Sacred Heart chapter.

Now that many schools have gone remote again and Thanksgiving break is approaching, one bright side of this can be having more time to enjoy and sit back while watching some new series that 2020 has brought us. Instead of rewatching old tv shows, both Hulu and Netflix have come out with great new binge-worthy options. Many of these series have even been trending worldwide while being picked up for more seasons. Some big time stars within these series include Reese Witherspoon, Lily Collins, and Maite Perroni, and more!  So call up some friends, grab some snacks, and get into your pjs because these shows listed will have you on the edge of your seat. 

Emily in Paris (Netflix)

This series was released in early October of 2020. It really has a fashion-love atmosphere with various comedic and dramatized scenes. It deals with an ambitious and hardworking young lady who gets the ultimate promotion in her job where she has the opportunity to work from Paris. Her work journey and personal life is not the easiest when transiting to living so far home. However, eventually, things turn around for her. She ends up meeting new best friends and a possible love interest. It does get complicated when she finds out she’s head over heels for her best friend’s boyfriend. Will she choose to end it or continue it? You’ll have to tune in on Netflix to find out!

Dark Desire (Netflix)

This series was released in July 2020. This show knows its audience very well and it is very dramatized. It has a soap opera vibe filled with romance, mystery and thriller with multiple plot twists in every other episode. It deals with a young woman named Alma, who is convinced that her husband is cheating on her. Alma goes on a weekend getaway and meets Dario. Dario falls in love with Alma, however this was not in her plans. He has a dark past and is possibly involved a murder. Will Alma actually leave her husband and accept Dario? Is Dario actually a killer? Head over to Netflix to find out!

Little Fires Everywhere (Hulu)

This series was released in March. It takes place in the 1990s and is filled with drama. We meet Elena who wants to make it known to everyone around her that she has formed the perfect family. When Mia comes into town, Elena feels somewhat threatened that a single mom with a totally opposite lifestyle decides to reside in her town. As a way to ensure that Mia is no threat whatsoever she hires her to work in her house. This only spurs trouble as Mia’s daughter becomes a huge obstacle for the whole family. Mia at one point becomes threatened by Elena as well. Will Mia ruin the stability within Elena’s family or will she unwind lies and flaws that have been covered by a perfectionist like Elena? All episodes available on Hulu now!

Daisy Tuquinagui

Sacred Heart '23

- My name is Daisy. I am a senior at Sacred Heart University majoring in Criminal Justice with minors in Journalism, Human Rights & Social Justice. I have been apart of this chapter since my first year and look forward to publishing many articles.
Sacred Heart student from Mass, sharing my thoughts and interests with others on Her Campus :)