Let the streaming marathon begin! With so many new shows and movies hitting Netflix every month, it can be hard to decipher which ones are worth watching, and which ones you should skip. If you're the kind of person who finds yourself scrolling through the app for hours before finally choosing something, this list of high rated Netflix originals is exactly what you need.

One of the best things about Netflix is that they never fail to put out a diverse selection of content that's sure to entertain people from all walks of life. From haunting true-crime documentaries and thrilling shows that blow your mind with each new episode to quirky teenage love stories, the streamer truly has it all.

We're already a quarter of the way through 2020, and some seriously impressive original shows and movies have been added to Netflix so far, and it looks like even more is on the way. The app's April lineup is full of comedies, documentaries, dramas, and everything in between to keep you busy through the coming rainy spring days.

Next time you're in the mood to watch something that's guaranteed to be good, check out one of these nine Netflix originals:


Rating: 96% on Rotten Tomatoes

Cheer is a docu-series that gives an inside look at the cheerleaders of Navarro College as they prepare for an upcoming competition, which also happens to be one of the biggest moments of their lives.

Medical Police

Rating: 92% on Rotten Tomatoes

Medical Police is a comedy series about two American doctors who uncover a virus that threatens civilization while in Brazil. The duo is then recruited by the government to find a cure, but along the way, they uncover a twisted conspiracy.

The Stranger

Rating: 86% on Rotten Tomatoes

Based on a novel of the same name, The Stranger is a tale about several suburban families whose lives become messily intertwined when a mysterious stranger appears to spill all their darkest secrets.

Next In Fashion

Rating: 85% on Rotten Tomatoes

Next In Fashion is a reality series hosted by Alexa Chung and Tan France as they judge 18 up and coming fashion designers. In every episode, the contestants compete in a variety of challenges, putting their design skills and creativity to the test.


Rating: 91% on Rotten Tomatoes

Gentefied came out in February and is a series about three cousins who, despite their differences and individual struggles, must work together to keep their grandfather's beloved taco shop up and running.

I Am Not Okay with This

Rating: 86% on Rotten Tomatoes

I Am Not Okay with This is a teen drama that follows Sydney, a high school student who is struggling with her family, her sexuality, and mysterious superpowers that have suddenly taken over her body.

Feel Good

Rating: 100% on Rotten Tomatoes

Released earlier this month, Feel Good is inspired by the real-life of Canadian comedian, Mae Martin. Martin plays herself in the show as she tries to make it while living abroad as a former addict.

Tiger King

Rating: 98% on Rotten Tomatoes

One of the most talked-about shows of 2020 to date, Tiger King, is a docu-series that documents the rise (and eventual downfall) of big cat fanatic Joe Exotic. Apart from owning over 200 tigers, Exotic is also a politician, polygamist, and all-around entertaining character.


Rating: 95% on Rotten Tomatoes

One of the newer shows to hit Netflix, Unorthodox is the heartwarming tale of Esty—an ultra-orthodox Jewish teenager who finds herself fleeing to Berlin. Upon arriving overseas, Esty is given a taste of "normal" life, before her husband comes after her, that is.

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