With everything new on Netflix arriving at a steady pace, not every show gets to make the same impact or attract a rabid fan following. Instead, the best hidden gems on Netflix tend to be undiscovered by the vast majority of subscribers unless someone recommends these series. Ideally, Netflix’s algorithm is also supposed to make viewing recommendations, but it’s far from foolproof.
That’s why we’ve put together this list of the best hidden gems on Netflix right now to help you find your next binge, and possibly your next favorite show. This month’s most notable new addition is Top Boy, a British crime drama that ran for two seasons before getting an additional three-season revival on Netflix. Now that the series has wrapped up, you’ve got a lot of great television to watch as you catch up at your leisure.
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