You all are well aware of mine and half of the world’s obsession over GOT. Game of Thrones is a super hit and larger than life series and there are millions of people all over the world who are missing the series right now.
The show has already come up with 7 seasons and right now the final season is awaited and it seems that the audience has to wait for 2 long years to have a glimpse of the final season. And definitely, the wait is becoming more and more difficult. Many fans say that they have been looking forward to Monday only because of the new episode of GOT and now the entire week looks futile.
Chill Guys, I understand the pain because I am in the same boat. And so, in order to pacify myself, I am listing down here 16 shows which will help you to get over GOT hangover. After all, it’s time to move on –\
1.The Night of
This is a new series which is a murder plot. Sounds interesting right, keep reading. It is based on the murder of a young woman in New York and how different characters are involved in the investigations and trials. The first episode had been aired in July.
2. The Tudors
The show is a perfect blend of sex, drama and politics very much like GOT. It captures the reign of English King Henry VIII. Of course it’s not historically correct but it will keep your glued to your couch definitely.
When you see bloodline then it will seem like any other normal family. After a while the magic of this wonderful series will set it. This is the story of a normal family with abnormally complicated ties. And what makes the series a must watch is the stunning cinematography and the unfolding mysteries.
4. Black Sails
This is known as the sequel to Treasure Islands and it is based on the journey of one of the most infamous pirate in history – Captain Flint. This series is loaded with lots of action, drama and sex and it will leave you craving for more.
5. The Last Kingdom
Based on, The Saxon Stories the series is set in 10th century of England. It is based on the young hero Uhtred and which side he takes on once he is all grown up. The show is filled with violence and drama.
A teacher travels back in time to stop the assignation of John F kennedy. This 8 episode single season series stars James Franco and is based on the bestseller Stephen King novel.
7. Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
And if you are bored of too much of negativity and darkness with Got, then this is a MUST WATCH show for you. The story outlines the character of a young girl Kimmy who had been hidden and trapped in an isolated place for 15 long years. And the story is about all the positivity when she comes out in the normal world after 15 long years.
8. Peaky Blinders
The story outlines the journey of one of the most notorious criminal gangs of Birmingham in 1919. This is a critically acclaimed show which is both captivating and interesting to watch.
This show is all about Ragnor Lothbrok. He is a norse farmer who becomes the king of Vikings by invading France and England.
10. True Blood
This is called as BBC’s GOT. This show is very similar to GOT and it revolves around a white king.
This is set in ancient Rome, where a slave gladiator Spartacus leads a rebellion against the Roman Empire.
12. The 100
When 100 last surviving teenagers return back to see if the world which was completely destructed by the nuclear war can be a better place to live??? This might seem light but the drama and violence is as intense as GOT.
13. The Knick
This is the story of an accomplished surgeon Dr. John Thackery who takes charge of Knickerbocker Hospital in 1920s. And the story highlights the racial tension in New York in 1920s and how cocaine and opium has affected the city.
This show witnesses King Arthur and young Merlin and their day to day affairs in the kingdom.
15. The Borgias
This is based in Italy where the lead Rodrigo has only one thing in his mind to be the Pope. And he uses all kind of wrong means to do the same.
16. Mr. Robot
And last but not the least this will change your perspective to watch television. One season is already out and the second season of this thriller criminal drama in on air.
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