Best TV Shows of 2021

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Best TV Shows of 2021
Best TV Shows of 2021
TOP TV Shows: Mare of Easttown (2021), Loki (2021), Resident Alien (2021), WandaVision (2021), Maid (2021), Shadow and Bone (2021), Invincible (2021), The Wheel of Time (2021), Arcane (2021), Behind Her Eyes (2021), Ginny & Georgia (2021), The Serpent (2021), What If...? (2021), Squid Game (2021), Makarov and The Girls (2021), Superman and Lois (2021), Lupin (2021), The White Lotus (2021), The Chestnut Man (2021), Time (2021).

List of Best TV Shows

Mare of Easttown (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A detective in a small Pennsylvania town investigates a local murder while trying to keep her life from falling apart.
Style: captivating, suspense
Plot: murder investigation, homicide detective, murder mystery, small town life, small town, murder, lesbian daughter, drug abuse, crime investigation, female detective, investigation, dysfunctional family ...
Place: pennsylvania
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 8.2
 277K
Loki (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
TV show
Story: The mercurial villain Loki resumes his role as the God of Mischief following the events of "Avengers: Endgame".
Style: confusing, enigmatic, stylized, entertaining, exciting ...
Plot: super villain, norse mythology, sorcerer, multiverse, god, supernatural power, super powers, magical power, alien planet, good versus evil, alien, superhuman powers ...
Is relevant ?
 8.1
 35K
Resident Alien (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Crash-landed alien Harry takes on the identity of a small-town Colorado doctor. Arriving with a secret mission, he starts off living a simple life…but things get a bit rocky when he’s roped into solving a local murder and realizes he needs to ...
Style: entertaining, feel good, light, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: alien, alien disguised as human, alien contact, fish out of water, extraterrestrial, alien race, farce, friendship, friends, moral dilemma, alien creature, culture clash ...
Time: contemporary, 2020s
Place: usa, colorado
Is relevant ?
 8.0
 278K
WandaVision (2021)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 350 min.
TV show
Story: Wanda Maximoff and Vision—two super-powered beings living idealized suburban lives—begin to suspect that everything is not as it seems.
Style: sitcom, entertaining, exciting, captivating
Plot: witch, suburbs, supernatural, magical power, superhero, super strength, supernatural power, superheroine, repressed memory, false memory, comic hero, superhero team ...
Time: 50s, 2010s, 2000s, 2020s, 70s ...
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 8.4
 75K
Maid (2021)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 545 min.
TV show
Story: Inspired by the powerful New York Times best-selling memoir Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother's Will to Survive by Stephanie Land, Maid will chronicle a single mother who turns to housekeeping to - barely - make ends meet as she battles ...
Style: tense, suspense, disturbing
Plot: poverty, mother, job, life, homelessness, life is a bitch, single parent, poor family, single mother, social problems, family problems, money problems ...
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Shadow and Bone (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A teenage orphan who grows up in the land of Ravka. Her entire life changes after unexpectedly harnessing a power she never knew she had to save her best friend.
Style: mysterious, disturbing, captivating, unusual plot structure, suspense ...
Plot: magical, magic, magician, black magic, power, young woman, crew, showdown, adventure, wizards and magicians, good versus evil, evil plot ...
Is relevant ?
 8.7
 113K
Invincible (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Adaptation of the American Comic Book of the same name by Robert Kirkman
Style: adult animation, exciting, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Plot: teen superhero, teenager, invulnerability, superhero, super villain, violence, supernatural power, heroes, vengeance, crimes, heroism, warrior ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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The Wheel of Time (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Follow Moiraine, a member of the shadowy and influential all-female organization called the “Aes Sedai” as she embarks on a dangerous, world-spanning journey with five young men and women. Moiraine believes one of them might be the reincarnation ...
Style: dark fantasy, suspenseful, captivating, exciting
Plot: reincarnation, quest, magician, magic, mythology, curses spells and rituals, fantasy world, friendship, heroes, chosen one, warrior, good versus evil ...
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 9.1
 172K
Arcane (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France
Duration: 41 min.
TV show
Story: Amid the stark discord of twin cities Piltover and Zaun, two sisters fight on rival sides of a war between magic technologies and clashing convictions.
Style: adult animation, futuristic, exciting, surprise ending, suspense ...
Plot: warrior, power, battles, magic, lgbt, fight, good versus evil, gang, friend, girl, attack, teenager ...
Time: future
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Behind Her Eyes (2021)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 298 min.
TV show
Story: A single mother enters a world of twisted mind games when she begins an affair with her psychiatrist boss while secretly befriending his mysterious wife.
Style: twists and turns, twist ending, enigmatic, mystical, suspense ...
Plot: lucid dream, psychopath, mental illness, employer employee relationship, single mother, mysticism, friendship, mental disorder, supernatural, love affair, affair, solitude ...
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Ginny & Georgia (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Angsty and awkward fifteen year old Ginny Miller often feels more mature than her thirty year old mother, the irresistible and dynamic Georgia Miller. After years on the run, Georgia desperately wants to put down roots in picturesque New England and ...
Style: captivating, funny, light, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: teenager, romance, daughter, mother daughter relationship, neighbor, coming of age, parents and children, family relations, changing lives, family, single mother, mother and daughter ...
Time: 2020s
Is relevant ?
 7.6
 42K
The Serpent (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 458 min.
TV show
Story: The remarkable story of how murderer Charles Sobhraj was captured. As the chief suspect in unsolved murders of young Western travellers across India, Thailand and Nepal’s ‘Hippie Trail’ in 1975 and 1976, Sobhraj had repeatedly slipped from the ...
Style: twists and turns, rough, psychological, suspenseful, neo noir
Plot: serial killer, manhunt, tourist, crimes, police investigation, death, private investigation, murder investigation, incompetent police, corrupt official, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, murder ...
Time: 70s
Place: thailand, india, bangkok thailand, nepal, paris france ...
Is relevant ?
 7.5
 94K
What If...? (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 32 min.
TV show
Story: Taking inspiration from the comic books of the same name, each episode explores a pivotal moment from the Marvel Cinematic Universe and turns it on its head, leading the audience into uncharted territory.
Style: exciting, twists and turns, entertaining, captivating, surprise ending ...
Plot: superhero, alternate timeline, fight, heroes, villain, universe, attack, battles, power, superheroine, agent, super powers ...
Time: 1940s
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The Falcon and the Winter Soldier (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: TV series centering on Marvel Cinematic Universe characters Falcon and The Winter Soldier.
Style: exciting, disturbing, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: superhuman, superhero, super powers, superhero team, warrior, tough guy, miraculous event, cyborgs, violence, super villain, heroes, save the world ...
Time: 21st century, 2020s
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 8.0
 414K
Squid Game (2021)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: "Round Six" is a story of people who fail at life for various reasons, but suddenly receive a mysterious invitation to participate in a survival game to win ten million US dollars. The game takes place at an unknown location, and the ...
Style: mysterious, suspense, disturbing, rough, touching ...
Plot: game of death, game, social differences, sole survivor, survival, prize, deathtrap, most dangerous game, cruelty, poverty, characters killed one by one, brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 70s
Place: south korea
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Makarov and The Girls (2021)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The head of the Criminal Investigation Department of the Butovo region, Makarov, is completely replaced by the personnel as a result of a conflict with the leadership. Instead of experienced male cops, four young students are singled out.
Style: sitcom, humorous, light, feel good, entertaining
Plot: policewoman, crimes, police, workplace situations, police officer, mentor, friends, friendship, partners, strong female presence, workplace, nothing goes right ...
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Superman and Lois (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Follows the world's most famous super hero and comic books' most famous journalist as they deal with all the stress, pressures, and complexities that come with being working parents in today's society.
Style: captivating, light, entertaining
Plot: superman character, superhero, alien superhero, flying superhero, super powers, super strength, family relations, female journalist, couples, parenthood, family life, husband wife relationship ...
Is relevant ?
 7.5
 100K
Lupin (2021)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: France, USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Inspired by the adventures of Arsène Lupin, gentleman thief Assane Diop sets out to avenge his father for an injustice inflicted by a wealthy family.
Style: tense, psychological, exciting, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: investigation, revenge, thief, criminal, police, father son relationship, missing person, theft, escapades, prison, dishonesty, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france, paris france
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The White Lotus (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Follow the exploits of various guests and employees at an exclusive tropical resort over the span of a week as with each passing day, a darker complexity emerges in these picture-perfect travelers, the hotel’s cheerful employees and the idyllic ...
Style: psychological, captivating, humorous
Plot: satire, resort, coworker, social satire, beach resort, exotic island, workplace, humour, family holiday, workplace situations, weekend getaway, tropical island ...
Place: hawaii
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The Chestnut Man (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: A young woman is found brutally murdered in a Copenhagen playground. Above her hangs a small doll made of chestnuts. Adapted from the acclaimed novel.
Style: psychological, captivating, enigmatic, tense, brutal ...
Plot: murder, missing person, forest, police, murderer, secret, serial killer, young woman, murder investigation, investigation, forensics, crime solving ...
Is relevant ?
 8.2
 19K
Time (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 59 min.
TV show
Story: A prisoner consumed by guilt, an officer with an impossible choice. What does it take to survive? A tense story of punishment and principles, starring Sean Bean and Stephen Graham.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, captivating
Plot: prison, jailed, guilty conscience, prisoner, guilt, jail cell, forgiveness, prison guard, redemption, jail, prison warden, maximum security prison ...
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Nine Perfect Strangers (2021)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 388 min.
TV show
Story: At a boutique health-and-wellness resort that promises healing and transformation, nine stressed city dwellers try to get on a path to a better way of living. Watching over them during this 10-day retreat is the resort's director, Masha, a ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, captivating, psychological, enigmatic ...
Plot: resort, magic mushroom, woman, self discovery, secret, challenge, psychotherapy, manipulation, uncover truth, group of strangers, social relations, sexy woman ...
Is relevant ?
 7.4
 53K
Foundation (2021)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Ireland, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Follow a band of exiles on their monumental journey to save humanity and rebuild civilization amid the fall of the Galactic Empire.
Style: tense, captivating, futuristic
Plot: empire, star wars, prophecy, prediction, outer space, civilization, space colony, space mission, human existence, space opera, fate of humanity, humanity ...
Time: distant future
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The North Water (2021)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 300 min.
TV show
Story: Henry Drax is a harpooner and brutish killer whose amorality has been shaped to fit the harshness of his world, who will set sail on a whaling expedition to the Arctic with Patrick Sumner, a disgraced ex-army surgeon who signs up as the ship’s ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, suspense, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: expedition, north pole, arctic, ship, whaling, sea, struggle for survival, murderer, irishman, sailor, scientific expedition, murder ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Is relevant ?
 8.2
 19K
Hacks (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Explore a dark mentorship that forms between Deborah Vance, a legendary Las Vegas comedian, and an entitled, outcast 25-year-old.
Style: sincere, humorous, captivating
Plot: comedian, mentor protege relationship, female comedian, stand up comedian, female protagonist, mentor, coworker, glory, outcast, price of fame, society, co worker co worker relationship ...
Place: las vegas
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Jupiter's Legacy (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
TV show
Story: As the world's first generation of superheroes (who received their powers in the 1930s) become the revered elder guard in the present, their superpowered children struggle to live up to the legendary feats of their parents.
Style: futuristic, exciting, tense, captivating, epic ...
Plot: superhero, superhero team, super strength, legacy, superhuman powers, superheroine, children, supernatural power, fight, generation, loyalty, power ...
Time: 1930s, year 1929
Place: new york, kansas
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Secrets of Sulphur Springs (2021)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: 12-year-old Griffin Campbell and his family move to the small town of Sulphur Springs and take ownership of an abandoned hotel rumored to be haunted by the ghost of a girl who disappeared decades ago. Griffin befriends Harper, a bright-eyed, ...
Style: mystical, captivating, tense
Plot: sent to the past, mystery, teenage life, adventure, time travel, investigation, secret passageway, mysticism, secret, teenage girl, dark past, secret past ...
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Power Book III: Raising Kanan (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Set in South Jamaica, Queens, in 1991, this prequel to "Power" revolves around the coming of age of Kanan Stark.
Style: captivating, psychological
Plot: street gang, criminal, crime boss, bandit, gang member, grownups, life is a bitch, outlaw gang, partners in crime, adolescence vs adulthood, gang, gang war ...
Time: 90s
Is relevant ?
 6.7
 37K
Cowboy Bebop (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 58 min.
TV show
Story: A ragtag crew of bounty hunters chases down the galaxy's most dangerous criminals. They'll save the world... for the right price.
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: bounty hunter, outer space, cowboy, gangsters, violence, hunter, criminal, galaxy, heroes, kung fu, escapades, rivalry ...
Time: future
Place: usa
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Tribes of Europa (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany
TV show
Story: 2074. In the wake of a mysterious global disaster, war rages between the Tribes that have emerged from the wreckage of Europe. Three siblings from the peaceful Origine tribe are separated and forced to forge their own paths in an action-packed fight ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, tense, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: distopia, end of the world, chase, violence, heroic mission, society, love, death, murderer, family relations, advanced technology, hi-tech ...
Time: future
Place: europe
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