TV Shows To Binge When You Are Feeling Down

TV Shows To Binge When You Are Feeling Down

Did you have a hard day at work? Did your tests go bad? Or argued with your friends? Feeling down? It is normal for all of us to have a bad day. And most of us either don’t want to talk about it or don’t want to bother someone else. So what do we do on those days?

Well, there are plenty of TV shows to binge-watch when you are feeling down. These shows will help cheer you up and or will act as a pick-me-up friend. So grab a pint of ice cream or wine and binge-watch one of these shows.

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Kimmy Schmidt (Ellie Kemper) is on a mission to reclaim her life after being rescued from a cult. She moves to New York City to start a new life and finds a friend in her gay roommate Titus (Titus Burgess). Titus wants to be a Broadway actor but is a street performer. Despite the life struggles, Kimmy lives her life with unwavering enthusiasm no matter what is thrown in front of them.

Chewing Gum

Chewing Gum is a sex comedy sitcom following the life of Beyonce fanatic Tracey Gordon (Michaela Coel). The show is a self-discovery journey of Tracey who is on a mission to stray away from her religious household. She is on a journey to lose her virginity and takes the audience along this joyride of discovering herself.

Fresh Off The Boat

The hilariously charming Taiwanese-American Huang family tries their hands at the American Dream by moving to Florida from Washington DC. The show is in fact loosely based on chef Eddie Huang’s memoir. The story follows the Huangs in the late 1990s navigating their life in the new city with different cultures and the hilarious adventures they come across.


Black-ish is another sitcom with a family of color on this list. The show features a well-to-do African-American family finding and trying to fit in with society. The show revolves around the Johnson family and how they navigate their personal lives surrounding and dealing with sociopolitical issues with some comedy gold.


Friends are one of the most popular sitcoms of all time. The show revolves around the life of six friends navigating their adult life in New York City. This pop culture classic showcases Rachel, Monica, Phoebe, Ross, Chandler, and Joey dealing with their day-to-day adventures and finding love. You will love this TV show to binge-watch when you are feeling down.

Modern Family

Modern Family is a mockumentary family sitcom following the lives of three different families. The featured families have diverse family structures. They follow the lives of these non-traditional families and their hilarious adventures and struggles.  So, the funny family squabbles make this show a must-watch for when you are down.

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