If You Like ‘Gilmore Girls,’ Check Out ‘Ginny & Georgia’ & More Show Alternatives on Netflix

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With people spending more time in front of televisions, it’s only natural to wonder what you should be watching next. Luckily, we’ve done the work for you!

We rounded up must-see alternative titles for fans of favorites including Broadchurch, Gilmore Girls, and more. Check them out below.


IF YOU LIKE: Broadchurch

The Crown‘s Olivia Colman reigns on this 2013–17 police drama as Ellie Miller, a sympathetic detective in Broadchurch. The fictional English town is known as a vacation destination…until the body of a local 11-year-old boy turns up on the beach. As Miller and new colleague Alec Hardy (David Tennant) investigate, the residents’ dark secrets emerge. Seasons 1–3 available


WATCH: Capitani

In a northern Luxembourg village, a 15-year-old girl is found dead in the woods. Her twin sister has also disappeared. Enter Luc Capitani (Luc Schiltz, above, with Sophie Mousel), an out-of-town detective assigned to help track down the murderer. He has his work cut out for him: Several of the locals have much to hide and aren’t too keen on a stranger poking around their business. Season 1 available

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IF YOU LIKE: Gilmore Girls

Single mom Lorelai (Lauren Graham) and her teen daughter, Rory (Alexis Bledel), banter in rapid-fire style about everything from school to sex. More than just a platform for the actors’ repartee, the 2000–07 WB/CW dramedy (revived by Netflix in 2016) presents complicated family dynamics in humorous and heartbreaking ways. Seasons 1–7 available

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WATCH: Ginny & Georgia

“We’re like the Gilmore Girls, but with bigger boobs,” carefree Georgia (Brianne Howey, The Passage) quips to her angsty 15-year-old, Ginny (Antonia Gentry), on this comedic drama that takes cues from the Girls. (Georgia, like Lorelai, was a teen mom.) The subject matter here, however, gets darker as they set out for a fresh start. Premieres Wednesday, February 24

Bear Grylls You vs. Wild

IF YOU LIKE: You vs. Wild

Host Bear Grylls treks through perilous terrain (a Central American jungle, for one) to complete various missions on this family-friendly adventure series. The twist? It’s interactive, so you make major decisions with your remote. Should he get down a steep, snow-covered cliff by skiing or paragliding? Viewer’s choice! Season 1 available

Animals on the Loose: A You vs. Wild Movie

WATCH: Animals on the Loose: A You vs. Wild Movie

You’ll still need the remote for this follow-up, which finds Grylls in South Africa, where an electric fence surrounding an animal sanctuary has lost power, letting the inhabitants escape. This special ups the ante on the thrills and chills as Grylls gets frighteningly close to predators like lions. Premieres Tuesday, February 16