Ah, the great dilemma—deciding what you should stream on Netflix. With so many options at your fingertips, it can take what feels like forever to finally make the big decision. One thing that seldom fails to entertain are high rated shows on Netflix, so we've put together a list of some that also happen to star Canadians!

Brand new shows and movies are uploaded to the streamer nearly every day, so there's never a shortage of options, but of course, everyone has their own preferences. Some people prefer action-packed adventure stories while others choose to live vicariously through the nostalgia of teen dramas. The good news is, no matter what you enjoy, this list has something for you.

It's no secret that Canada has some very talented stars, from people who have worked in the industry for decades to up and coming young actors who are just now stepping into their careers. No matter what the case is, it's always nice to see familiar, local faces on your screen providing you with some entertainment!

Next time you're in need of a new binge to fill up your free time, check out one of these awesome shows on Netflix.

Schitt's Creek

Rating: 95% on Rotten Tomatoes

If you're looking to get the full Canadian experience, you'll want to stream Schitt's Creek. Nearly the entire cast of the hit sitcom hails from Canada, and it was even filmed here!

Never Have I Ever

Rating: 89% on Rotten Tomatoes

Never Have I Ever is one of the more recent shows to hit the streaming service, and it stars Missausauga's own Maitreyi Ramakrishnan.

The teen comedy tells the story of a high school student who has big dreams of becoming popular, losing her virginity, and getting into Princeton.

Dare Me

Rating: 82% on Rotten Tomatoes

Not only was Dare Me filmed in Ontario, but it also has a few Canadian cast members, including Vancouver-born actress Alison Thornton

The teen drama follows a clique of high school cheerleaders as they navigate their own drama and their competitive new coach's demands.

Kim's Convenience

Rating: 93% on Rotten Tomatoes

Kim's Convenience is yet another series that has a cast full of friendly Canadian faces. The show follows a Korean-Canadian family as they work together to run a local convenience store.

Workin' Moms

Rating: 85% on Rotten Tomatoes

Workin' Moms follows four thirty-something women from the city of Toronto, Ontario as they attempt to balance their family lives, careers, friendships, and love lives.


Rating: 89% on Rotten Tomatoes

If you want some action in your life, Vikings is just the show for you. The series follows a Viking warrior and farmer who desires to explore (and also raid) the distant shores that lay across the ocean. 

Canadian actor Alexander Ludwig is one of the show's many incredible stars!


Rating: 95% on Rotten Tomatoes

The main character of Atypical, Sam, is played by none other than Kier Gilchrist. The Netflix original follows Sam, who is on the autism spectrum. He navigates high school, his complicated family life, and dating for the first time.

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