Sure Netflix made a big step in the streaming world but when it comes to a streaming giant, no one can beat Hulu. Hulu has some of the most prestigious and binge-worthy series out there currently and it can easily connect you to some of your favorite cable television shows without having a cable subscription. The list can go on and on for some of the best shows to binge on Hulu. You might get overwhelmed with your options, so we’re going to make your decision a little easier. Here are 10 binge worthy series on Hulu.
1. Brooklyn Nine-Nine – 10 Binge Worthy Series On Hulu
This comedy gem stone follows detectives from the 99th precinct in New York. The main character, Jake Peralta played by Andy Samberg, is use to following his own rules until Ray Holt becomes the new commanding officer of the precinct. The show will constantly have you laughing and lift your mood if you need it, plus the cast is amazing. Brooklyn Nine-Nine is one of those classic comedy sitcoms that are easy to watch and leaves you feeling good. The series currently just wrapped its seventh season, which you can watch in full on Hulu, and is currently preparing for their eighth season.
2. Shrill – 10 Binge Worthy Series On Hulu
Shrill is a Hulu exclusive that follows a struggling journalist who is only seen for her body size and not her talents. The show represents the struggles of plus-size women and how they are only looked at for one thing, instead of being seen past their weight. Shrill hits a lot of hard issues but also shows you women empowerment and body positivity which is exactly what we need on TV today. Although show topics can be rough, it is a comedy classic that will have you laughing non-stop while you binge it. Currently there are two season on Hulu that you can easily binge.
3. Bob’s Burgers – 10 Binge Worthy Series On Hulu
Some adults like a good cartoon to just settle down to and loose themselves in. Bob’s Burgers is that show. The show follows a family that runs a burger shop but it is so much more than that. The writers of the show really like to incorporate relatable issues in the world into quirky side characters, relationships, and problems throughout the series. It’s a fun and immersive show that you don’t have to watch in chronological order if you don’t want to. There are currently nine season of the show on Hulu and a movie in the works. If you love the show so much you can even buy a cookbook based off the burgers that are showcased throughout the series.
4. Castle Rock – 10 Binge Worthy Series On Hulu
Castle Rock is inspired by one of Stephen King’s characters for a spooky anthology series. In Season 1 you follow Henry Deaver who is a lawyer that returns to his childhood home after a prisoner by the name “The Kid” is found trapped in a cage underground. Soon everyone’s past begins to haunt them and the show takes some unexpected twist and turns that will leave you on the edge of your seat. You can immediately watch Season 2 even if you’ve never finished Season 1 since it’s an anthology series. Season 2 is after King’s Misery book that follows Annie Wilkes.
5. Devs – 10 Binge Worthy Series On Hulu
If you like a little mystery in your shows, then Devs is for you. We can’t give too much away about this show without a massive spoiler, but it follows a computer engineer who is investigating a computer company called Amaya where her boyfriend works. The miniseries will keep you engaged and blown away by al the surprise the will head your way.
6. The Great – 10 Binge Worthy Series On Hulu
A newly added series to Hulu, The Great is sweeping viewers away by how good it is. The show follows Catherine the Great in this satirical and comedic period-piece. The show follows a couple who is planning a coup to take over the powers of Russia. The show is witty, playful, and funny and you won’t even know that you’re learning about history in the process. Currently there is only one season on Hulu and it’s too early to tell if another season is in the works.
7. The Handmaid’s Tale – 10 Binge Worthy Series On Hulu
This Emmy award winning show is great for people who love Dramas. The book is adapted from Margaret Atwood’s novel and follows a dystopian world where women are kept for only childbearing for the wealthy, oppressive elite. The show at times is difficult to watch and there has been some trouble surrounding it but there is no doubt that the acting is amazing and the show will have you hooked instantly. Currently there are three seasons on Hulu that you can binge as much as you want.
8. Killing Eve – 10 Binge Worthy Series On Hulu
Killing Eve literally hits all the best genres in one. The show is a mix of a thriller, comedy, and romance all bundle nicely together for your enjoyment. It features Sandra Oh as an American spy that is trying to track down Villanella, a sociopath assassin who has a weird relationship with Eve. The two are sometimes trying to kill each other while also weirdly falling in love. The show is messy and weird, which is sometimes exactly wha we need. Currently there are two seasons on Hulu and once you start you won’t be able to stop.
9. PEN15 – 10 Binge Worthy Series On Hulu
PEN15 is comedic genius that follows a junior high school and the many struggles of coming-to-age. The show can be a little awkward, it talks about young love, AIM, and cigarettes, but it does show the true struggles on our pre-teen years and turns it into comedy gold. It will instantly bring back memories from your own time in middle school and feature the work from comedy genius Maya Erskine and Anna Konkle, with The Lonely Island being producers.
10. Drunk History – 10 Binge Worthy Series On Hulu
Drunk History has been around for a while and the once web series is now an Emmy winning hit. The show has an array of comedian narrators and actors that recreate some of our country’s most iconic moments. This is a show you don’t have to watch in order and although it does talk about history, it is done in such a good and funny way that you’ll actually enjoy yourself.
Those are just ten of the top binge worthy shows you can enjoy while browsing through Hulu. There is an array of shows you can binge, these are just are favorite. Did your favorite make the cut?