With streaming platforms such as Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Hotstar and Voot competing for your attention, it can be overwhelming to explore them all to choose the perfect program for your weekend binge.
So we got Kalki Koechlin, a self-confessed television addict, to list the shows she’s watching on Netflix, Amazon and Hotstar.
The Fall (Netflix)
An intriguing drama of serial killers that is as avant-garde as addictive, presents one of the best performances of Gillian Anderson.
The new Netlfix program, starring Radhika Apte, is a warning story for our times that features a stellar performance by the actor. Read our full review here
Manchester By The Sea (Amazon)
With an outstanding performance by Casey Affleck (who won an Oscar for the role), Manchester By the Sea is a harrowing window into the complexities and nuances of death, pain and grief.
Hannah Gadsby’s special comedy on Netflix has changed the way we watch comedy. It is a dark and transforming spectacle that challenges the existing notions of what constitutes comedy and makes us feel very uncomfortable.
Given the current climate in the country, Newton, who speaks about the need to safeguard democracy and democratic values, is an ideal choice for the weekend.