Nine light-hearted Netflix titles to catch this holiday season
Winding down for Christmas? Here’s some Netflix cheer to get you sorted
As the holiday season kicks in, call in the Christmas cheer with these light-hearted titles streaming on Netflix. From frothy romcoms to family-friendly dramas, here are some easy-on-the-eye heart-warmers to catch on the platform.
Based on real-life moments from Masaba Gupta’s life, this scripted series follows her unique background, the diverse worlds she straddles across fashion and family, and her foray back into the dating world. An inspirational, joyous celebration of her life, this fun series is packed with tongue-in-cheek humour, enacted by the mother-daughter duo, Masaba and Neena Gupta themselves.
Ginny Weds Sunny:
Ginny, living with her matchmaker mom in Delhi, gets set up with Sunny, who has given up on the idea of love and just wants to get married and settle down. However, the match is not that simple, and as Ginny meets Sunny, a lot more comes to the fore than previously imagined in this tale of love, life, weddings and music.
He's searching for his happily ever after. She dreams of being a tech wizard. Over three months, this mismatched couple must build an amazing app while navigating an oddball bunch of friends, nasty bullies, a snooty professor... and well, each other.
Bhaag Beanie Bhaag:
Beanie has always done what's asked of her — until she decides to run from her very comfortable life and pursue a career in stand-up comedy. As she navigates the demands of everyone from her concerned parents to her clingy boyfriend who is ready for their happily ever after, this is Beanie's journey to carve out the life she wants for herself amidst the utter chaos.
Fabulous Lives of Bollywood Wives:
For these BFFs, it’s sisters before misters all the way. The girl code is unshakeable in this outrageous, sassy series that follows the lives of four fabulous women, who work hard and play even harder.
Never Have I Ever:
After recent trauma, Devi starts her first day as a high school sophomore determined to shake off old labels and finally become cool.
A group of down-on-their-luck Broadway stars shake up a small Indiana town as they rally behind a teen who just wants to attend prom with her girlfriend.
The Half of It:
When smart but cash-strapped teen Ellie Chu agrees to write a love letter for a jock, she doesn’t expect to become his friend — or fall for his crush.
To All The Boys: P.S. I Still Love You:
Her story began with five love letters. Now, three hearts are on the line. Welcome to the next chapter of Lara Jean’s life.