Posted: Posted Date – 1:39 PM, Fri – 17 Jun 22
Hyderabad: We honestly can’t get enough of teen dramas. Their captivating stories and versatile characters ensure people of all ages stay entertained. That’s why we’re all excited for “The Summer I Turned Pretty,” the latest series based on a self-titled “New York Times” bestseller that will begin streaming on Amazon Prime Video from June 17.
There are so many popular and underrated teen dramas to choose from. Here we present the top 5 binge-worthy teen dramas on OTT platforms:
Never Have I Ever (Netflix)
This is an American coming-of-age situation comedy about Devi Vishwakumar, played by Maitreyi Ramakrishnan, a teenage girl of Indian descent who lives in California with her mother. She juggles between grieving the untimely death of her father, her American lifestyle and her hectic school life. This show was a big hit and is renewed for four seasons, with the third to air in the summer of 2022.
Emily in Paris (Netflix)
The protagonist of this popular series, Emily, is a driven young American from Chicago who moves to Paris for an unexpected job opportunity. Emily balances her profession, hanging out with new friends and a romantic life. This rom-com overload is a feast for the eyes and has boring and memorable plot hooks that won’t let you stop watching.
The Summer I Became Pretty (Amazon Prime Video)
This highly anticipated adaptation of an eponymous trilogy, written by Jenny Han, is coming soon to Amazon Prime. It is a multi-generational drama centered on a teenage girl whose life changes when she visits her favorite place, the fishermen’s beach house in Cousins, when she turns 16. It’s about this summer that involves him in a love triangle between two brothers. Her relationship dynamic with her mother changes and she witnesses the strength of female friendships. This dawning drama of first love, first heartbreak, and the beauty of that ideal summer promises visual brilliance you won’t want to miss.
Stranger Things (Netflix)
The story takes place in the 1980s in a fictional town called Hawkins. While investigating the sudden disappearance of a friend, a group of teenagers uncover a horror of unimaginable proportions. Because of its unwavering commitment to ’80s nostalgia and culture, this Netflix original sci-fi series stands out. It is one of the most watched series created by the Duffer Brothers, containing four seasons with a massive and loyal fan base across the globe.
To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before (Netflix)
Every generation gets the romantic comedy it deserves. For us, it’s ‘To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before’. The story centers on romance-obsessed 16-year-old Lara Jean, played by Lana Condor. She doesn’t have a love life of her own, but writes letters to her crushes which she keeps hidden in a box instead. The fun begins when her meddling younger sister sends them all in the mail, and Lara sets up a fake date plan with letter recipient Peter Kavinsky (Noah Centineo) to fix everything. But that’s not what fate has in store for him!
So, without further ado, grab your popcorn and head out on a teenage drama ride!