Get your popcorn ready!

With summer around the corner, many of us will be doing our internships or working at our summer jobs. Not to mention, some of you will be working full-time in your new roles!

And what’s the perfect way to unwind after a long day? Well, you can never go wrong with watching a series. With so many streaming platforms such as Netflix, Hulu, Crave and Disney+, there are tons of series for you to discover.

And guess what? We curated a list of the top five series you must watch this summer.

Abbott Elementary

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If you’re a big fan of the hit series Everybody Hates Chris, you’ll love Abbott Elementary. Starring Tyler James Williams, this Emmy-awarded series centers around teachers working in an underfunded and mismanaged school. Despite their adversities, they’re dedicated to helping their students succeed.

From Principal Ava’s incompetence to Mr. Eddie’s adjustment to a full-time teacher, Abbott Elementary won’t disappoint!

The Lincoln Lawyer

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Micky Haller is a Los Angeles-based lawyer known for his high-profile cases. With cases attracting media attention, Micky and his team work endlessly to defend their clients to ensure they receive a “not guilty” verdict.

But aside from his cases, Micky’s personal life has its fair share of drama. And guess what? You don’t wanna miss out! So go ahead and watch this exclusive series on Netflix.

The Brothers Sun

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When a mysterious enemy targets his family, Charles “Chairleg” Sun heads to Los Angeles to protect his mother and younger brother. On his journey, Charles discovers that his enemies from Taiwan are following him.

Can Charles protect his family on his own or will he need help?

To find out, you can watch this action-packed dramedy on Netflix. Plus, there’s a reason he’s called Chairleg Sun. You’ll have to see for yourself.

The Gentlemen

Theo James who plays Eddie in The Gentlemen is doing an interview. He is saying "it was quite fun." (series)
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When Eddie inherits his family estate, his brother Freddy is furious after hearing the news. With his dreams crushed, Freddy is desperate to find another way to repay his enormous debt.

And when Eddie decides to give his brother a helping hand, things get complicated. He later discovers his family estate is home to a cannabis empire and the proprietors aren’t planning to leave the business, anytime soon.

This crime drama has enough plot twists to keep you on the edge of your seat. You’re going to love it!

Queen Charlotte: A Bridgerton Story

Queen Charlotte is annoyed with her staff. She is telling them to "shoo."
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If you’re waiting on the new season of Bridgerton and haven’t watched this series yet, you have some catching up to do. This prequel tells the story of how Queen Charlotte and King George met, along with the events leading up to their wedding day.

And let’s just say, this series will make you experience a rollercoaster of emotions. From facing scrutiny from George’s mother to her ascension to the throne, Charlotte has been through it all.

But, she can’t deny her love for King George. And after seeing the series myself, I can assure you, their love story is one for the books.

Now that you’re aware of the series to watch this summer, go ahead and add them to your list. That way, you won’t forget to tune in! And trust me, these series will have you hooked!

If you’re planning to binge-watch these series, you’re gonna need snacks. Whether it’s popcorn, Doritos or candy, that’s up to you!

P.S. Have a great summer and enjoy the amazing weather while it lasts!

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