12 TV Shows That Will Keep You on the Edge of Your Seat

From the gripping drama of Game of Thrones to the heartwarming nostalgia of Friends, binge-worthy shows have a way of staying with viewers long after the credits roll.  

TV fans came together on a popular internet forum to share their nominations for what they believe are other television shows that fit into this category. 

The Haunting of Hill House (2018)

Part of Mike Flannigan‘s horror universe, the series follows five siblings who are now all grown adults who have to face the horror and trauma of the summer they spent living at Hill House.  

Normal People (2020)

It follows the complex relationship between two students (Daisy Edgar-Jones and Paul Mescal) navigating adulthood and their undergraduate years at Trinity College.  

Years and Years (2019)

Years and Years is a dystopian science fiction drama on HBO Max following the lives of the Manchester-based Lyons family.  

The Leftovers (2014 – 2017)

The Leftovers is a supernatural drama starting three years before a global rapture-like event that caused 2% of the world's population to disappear. 

Five Days at Memorial (2022)

Five Days at Memorial is a disaster medical drama miniseries on Apple TV+. The series documents a New Orleans hospital's difficulties after Hurricane Katrina devastates the city. 

When They See Us (2019)

It follows the lives and families of five Black and Latino male suspects falsely accused and prosecuted for raping and assaulting a White woman.  

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