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The good karma hospital.

Wanting a fresh start after a broken relationship and a stressful job in the UK, Dr. Ruby Walker takes a job in India. Although she applied to work at a new urban clinic, Ruby ends up at the overcrowded and underfunded Good Karma Hospital run by the formidable Dr. Lydia Fonseca. As she adjusts to her new life in rural India, Ruby slowly realizes that the hospital may be more than the rundown medical outpost it appears to be.

Narcos.

The true story of Colombia's infamously violent and powerful drug cartels fuels this gritty gangster drama series.

King Charles III

The BBC drama that outraged royalists long before they even saw it. There’s a new king; Prince William and Kate “Lady Macbeth” Middleton are plotting his downfall; Prince Harry gets a plebeian, republican girlfriend – and Princess Diana’s ghost stalks the halls of the Palace.

Doctor Foster

Dr. Gemma Foster's charmed life explodes when she suspects her husband of an affair. As dark, deceitful secrets come to light, will she live a lie for the sake of her family and career?

Billions.

Paul Giamatti and Damian Lewis star in this bold new drama set in the ego-driven world of New York high finance.

American crime story. The People v O.J. Simpson

Based on the book "The run of his life" by Jeffrey Toobin, this Emmy-award nominated series explores the murder trial of the century from the perspective of the lawyers.

London spy

What begins as a chance romance between two people from opposite walks of life - one an antisocial investment banker, the other a slacker romantic - quickly unravels when the reclusive banker disappears under suspicious circumstances, exposing his real identity as a spy and forcing his lover down a dark path to reveal the truth.

Mr. Robot.

The sleeper hit of 2015 is a mesmerising, trippy tale of hacktivism and corporate evil that plays fast and loose with the truth and has two stand-out performances from Rami Malek and Christian Slater

The Missing

A compelling 8 part miniseries about the disappearance of a child and the aftermath of the disappearance of a child, to be precise. Cutting back and forth between the summer of 2006 and the winter of 2014, "The Missing" is at once an unfolding mystery and a cold-case story. James Nesbitt and Frances O'Connor play Tony and Emily Hughes, a London couple vacationing in France with their 5-year-old son, Oliver. Their car breaks down in the middle of nowhere, and they are forced to put up in a country town whose populace has been temporarily deranged by the 2006 World Cup.

Last tango in Halifax

Childhood sweethearts Alan and Celia, both widowed and in their 70s, fall for each other all over again when they are reunited on the internet after nearly 60 years.

Silk.

Two rival barristers, one an idealistic defense lawyer (Maxine Peake), and the other a ruthless prosecutor (Rupert Penry-Jones) compete for the prestigious appointment as Queen's Counsel in three episodes of high-stakes cases and the rivalry, tension, and intrigue on the front lines of criminal law.

Life on Mars.

Involved in a car accident in 2006, DCI Sam Tyler (John Simm) wakes up to find himself in 1973, the era of 'Sweeney' type policing, Mark III Cortinas, flared trousers, and the marvelous DCI Gene Hunt as his boss.

Monroe.

James Nesbitt stars as the brilliant and unusual neurosurgeon Gabriel Monroe, a flawed genius who never lets anyone forget his flaws or his genius, in a series of compelling stories about life or death situations.

Homeland.

A psychological thriller about a CIA officer (Claire Danes) who believes that a U.S. Marine (Damian Lewis) held captive by Al-Qaeda for 8 years now poses a significant risk to national security.

Boss.

After the discovery of a serious medical condition, Chicago Mayor Tom Kane must set things in motion for the upcoming primary while attempting to reconnect with his distant wife and estranged daughter.

Sons of Anarchy.

A dark drama set in Charming, a sheltered community watched over by a renegade motorcycle club intent on protecting the town from the newcomers that threaten it. Jackson "Jax" Teller is one member of the brotherhood, who finds his own loyalty to the group tested when he experiences its increasing lawlessness and notoriety, while at the same time adjusting to life as a father.

Shades

Maeve and Mark meet in London under unusual circumstances: both are recently deceased. Maeve was killed by a hit-and-run driver, and Mark died during a routine surgery while his wife was giving birth to their son. The two mismatched souls find themselves still in this world, thrown together in a weird and wonderful afterlife.

Page Eight

Johnny Worricker (Bill Nighy) is a long-serving MI5 officer. His boss and best friend Benedict Baron (Michael Gambon) dies suddenly, leaving behind him an inexplicable file, threatening the stability of the organization.

Breaking bad.

Bryan Cranston stars in this drama focused on a mid-life crisis gone bad for an underachieving chemistry teacher who becomes a drug dealer after discovering he has lung cancer.

The take


In a crime family saga set in 1984 and spanning 10 years, The Take stars Tom Hardy as violent gangster Freddie Jackson and Brian Cox as devious crime boss Ozzy. Just released from a 4-year stretch in jail, Freddie is now a free man who plans to take the London criminal world by storm.

The Street

The Street is a star-studded drama featuring six extraordinary stories of ordinary people and how their lives intertwine living on the same street. Set in Manchester, this series stars Jim Broadbent, Jane Horrocks, Timothy Spall, Bob Hoskins and Matt Smith.