The best TV shows on Netflix

Here are the top Netflix series of 2020

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The best TV shows on Netflix

At the end of the first month of 2021, Netflix announced that steamy period drama Bridgerton is its most-watched TV series ever. But have you ever wondered what the best TV shows on Netflix are in the past year? has recently released its latest Netflix Playback Report, and it reveals America’s most favorite TV series on the streaming service in 2020.

With Flix Patrol as its main source, named the 10 best TV shows on Netflix based on the number of days they stayed on the streamer’s daily top 10 list.

#1 The Office

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Steve Carell’s Michael Scott and the rest of Dunder Mifflin Paper Company employees spent 189 days on Netflix’s top 10 list in 2020. The NBC sitcom is considered as one of the best “background” TV shows to watch or listen to while working, so this probably contributed to the show’s total number of streams. It was also announced last November that The Office was leaving Netflix at the end of 2020, so a lot of fans were forced to binge-watch the series before it was removed from the streamer’s library.

Interesting facts about BTS
  • The group name, “BTS” stands for the Korean expression Bangtan Sonyeondan which translates to “Bulletproof Boy Scouts”. Band member J-Hope said that they chose this name because it represents BTS’s desire “to block out stereotypes, criticisms, and expectations that aim on adolescents like bullets.” But that isn’t the only meaning behind the name. In 2017, BTS said, as part of their new brand identity, that their name would also stand for Beyond the Scene” which extended their name to mean “growing youth BTS who is going beyond the realities they are facing, and going forward.”
  • BTS was originally intended to be a hip-hop group, similar to YG Entertainment’s 1TYM. This was because Big Hit Entertainment CEO Bang Si-hyuk met with RM and was very impressed by his rapping talents. However, Bang Si-hyuk changed his mind and decided that today’s youth needed “a hero who can lend them a shoulder to lean on, even without speaking a single word.”
  • BTS has said that all of the following musicians have inspired their music; Post Malone, Eminem, Seo Taiji and Boys, Nas, Kanye West, Drake, Charlie Puth, Danger, and Queen.
  • The band’s first English-language single, “Dynamite”, was released on August 21st. Its video broke the YouTube record for the most viewed music video premiere, grabbing the attention of three million viewers, and it set a new record for the most viewed video on the first day of release. “Dynamite” is also the first music video on YouTube to surpass 100 million views in less than one day.
  • BTS has been often labeled as “easily the biggest and most successful name in K-pop in the world” that can “do things no other name in their genre can.” Time magazine has gone as far as calling them the “Princes of Pop.”