At this point, everyone knows that Netflix makes a lot of content. But just how many series and movies the streaming service churns out is pretty astonishing. In 2019, it , which means that even if you watched a Netflix original from beginning to end every single day of the year, you still wouldn’t have been able to finish it all. Netflix made more movies and TV shows last than were released by every TV network combined in 2005.
And the streaming platform is still going strong in 2020, which means that for every breakout hit like Tiger King, there are lots of series that could be easier to miss. Here’s our guide to the best of Netflix’s new original TV shows.
Gentefied is the beautiful result of what happens when companies like Netflix allow communities to tell their own story. Latinx from top to bottom, Gentefied is a peek inside a California neighborhood that is seeing the firsthand effects of gentrification. Most complexly, it also asks its three main characters exactly what their role is when it comes to the neighborhood's ever-changing population. As hilarious as it is thoughtful, Gentefied feels like the little engine that could, and that little engine is delivering a dose of representation that the streamer could really use.