Hollywood movies have saturated a lot in the entertainment industry. And if you are bored from the action, thriller, comedy or romantic movies than I suggest you to switch to the TV shows. TV dramas and shows of almost every genre exist providing every possible entertainment. Although “Bing Bang Theory”, “Modern Family”, “Greys Anatomy” and other seasons of ABC are popular among people but when it comes to nominations regarding awards, then HBO, Netflix, NBC and AMC takes the lead. Some shows which are worth watching have been listed here. Take some time out of your hectic routines, and freshen up yourself by watching episodes of these shows. This daily activity of yours would keep you active and aware. Enjoy the list of Top 10 Best TV Serials of 2013.
Genre: Thriller, horror, fiction
Starring: Hugh Dancy, Mads Mikkelsen, Caroline Dhaverness, Hettiene Park, Laurence Fishburne
This serial is based on Red Dragon, a novel by Thomas Harris. Main character of the drama is Dr. Hannibal Lecter who is a forensic psychiatrist plus a serial killer. His biggest enemy is a special FBI agent, Will Graham. The whole story revolves around the budding relationship of both the characters. Each and every scene of this show is dramatized so perfectly by Bryan Fuller. The amazing thing about this serial is that its first season consists of only 13 episodes. The second season which would be released in 2014 would also be having 13 episodes which are the least of all the TV serials.
4) Parks and Recreation
Genre: Sitcom, Political satire
Starring: Amy Poehler, Rashida Jones, Aziz Ansari, Nick Offerman, Adam Scott, Chris Pratt, Rob Lowe, Retta
Up till now 5 seasons of this series have been on aired and the sixth one is under construction. The filming style is Mockumentary. In Pawnee Leslie Knope is a bureaucrat in the Parks and Recreation Department. She has to deal with a corrupt Council man named Jamm. All the actors are found deeply involved in their characters. The serial won Television Critics Association Award and was also listed on the top of all the television series in Times 2012.
3) House of Cards
Genre: Political thriller, Black comedy, Tragedy
Starring: Kevin Spacey, Robin Wright, Kate Mara, Corey Stoll, Michael Kelly, Sakina Jaffery
Beau Willimon has produced a unique political drama where every other person is to attain power by every means. The main focus of this project is to show the darker side of the reality of politicians and luxurious politics. Robin Wright acts as a wife of Kevin Spacey, both of whom are characterized as ruthless people. Corey Stoll has played a role of cocaine snorting and a drunken politician and he has managed to act so perfectly. Its first season took this drama to a level of top. The second season will soon be on the TV screens.
2) Mad Men
Genre: Period Drama
Starring: Jon Hamm, Elisbeth Moss, Vincent Kartheiser, January Jones, Chritina Hendricks, John Slattery, James Wolk, Kiernan Shipka
‘Mad men’ has got six on aired seasons and the seventh one is on its way which is supposed to be most probably the last one. The plot of the series is set in the era of 1960. There exists an agency known as Sterling Cooper whose creative director is Don Drapper (Jon Hamm). The story revolves around Don and all the characters are related to him. The story focuses on the agencies’ business and the personal lives of different characters showing different situations and moods of the characters.
1) Game of Thrones
Genre: Fantasy, Drama
Starring: Emilia Clarke, Kit Harington, Peter Dinklage, Nikolaj Coster, Maise Williams, Sophie Turner, Richard Madden, Michelle Fairley, Alfie Allen
David Benioff and D.B Weiss took a risk of making a serial of novel “A Song of Ice and Fire” by George R.R Martin which is said to be one of the unreadable novel series. The plot of the drama is based upon the struggle of noble families for the “Iron Throne” control. A civil war took place for the Seven Kingdom’s Iron Throne. The issues regarding religion, corruption, civil war, punishment, crime and social hierarchy are being focused which would add to your knowledge a lot. The drama is of a real big budget. This serial has managed to gain a lot of awards and nominations including Primetime Emmy Award, Golden Globe Award, Hugo Award and Peabody Award. Three seasons have been launched up till now. One word….. A-Must-Watch. This is the Best TV Serial of 2013.