The long winter evenings have definitely meant we are binge watching television shows we would never normally have time to do. I don’t feel at all guilty about my television indulgence, for once what else are we meant to do?

The Serpent (Image BBC)

Having worked in the entertainment industry many years ago, my love of television drama and a good film has never diminished. I also love a good laugh, so my taste is eclectic.

The Trial of the Chicago 7 (Image Netflix)

I am often asked for recommendations, and I thought I would give you my list on what we are watching on television in this latest lockdown. Any of the French subtitled films are definitely better watched with subtitles rather than dubbed.

Movies in lockdown 2021

Pieces of a Woman : Netflix
The Trial of the Chicago 7: Netflix
The Dig : Netflix
Intouchables 2016 film : Amazon Prime (French subtitles)
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie : Netflix
The White Tiger : Netflix

Oh the Drama….

The Serpent : 70’s true story BBC IPlayer
Tehran : Mossad drama on Apple TV
Bridgerton : Period drama on Netflix
The Queens Gambit : Netflix
This Is Us : Amazon Prime
A Million Little Things : Amazon Prime
Lupin : Netflix (French subtitles)
Mosel : Netflix
The Bureau : Amazon Prime (French subtitles)

Television in lockdown
The Queen’s Gambit (Image Netflix)

Make me laugh… Television in lockdown

Call My Agent : Netflix
Schitt’s Creek : Netflix
Arrested Development : Netflix

Television I am looking forward to

Mank : Netflix
News of The World : Netflix
Amonite : Netflix

Let me know if there is anything else I should be watching. We all need to escape at the moment, and now for most of us it is within our four walls.