Many of us don’t have enough time to watch lengthy, time-consuming series with multiple seasons. For those, getting short mini-series which will end quickly is much more convenient and makes more sense. Hence, we suggest for those and all other series-crazy people in general few must-watch mini-series which are trending at the moment. These will not only let you feel less FOMO but also are excellent works which deserve to be watched. So here goes the list –
Plot: An HBO original series showcasing Brave men and women who act heroically to mitigate catastrophic damage when the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant suffers a nuclear accident on April 26, 1986.
Genre: Period Drama
Aired: May 2019, 5 episodes
Band of Brothers
Plot: This series, originally broadcast on HBO, tells the story of Easy Company, 506th Regiment of the 101st Airborne Division, U.S. Army. Based on interviews with survivors of Easy Company, as well as soldiers’ journals and letters, this 10-part series chronicles the experiences of these young men who knew extraordinary bravery and extraordinary fear. Based on the book written by Stephen Ambrose. .
Genre: Period Drama
Aired: September 2001, 10 episodes
Plot: Planet Earth is a BBC original series. Dazzling, state-of-the-art high-definition imagery highlights this breathtaking documentary series featuring footage of some of the world’s most awe-inspiring natural wonders — from the oceans to the deserts to the polar ice caps. Originally released in 2006 with a sequel released of Planet Earth II released in 2016.
Genre: Nature Documentary
Aired: 1 (2006) – 10 Episodes ; 2 (2016) – 6 Episodes
Plot: An exploration of our discovery of the laws of nature and coordinates in space and time. Hosted by world-renowned astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, this thirteen-part ground-breaking series will venture to new worlds, trace our roots back to the hearts of ancient stars, and travel across the universe for a vision of the cosmos on the grandest scale.
Aired: 2. First released on 2014
the vietnam war
Plot: This series tells the epic story of one of the most consequential, divisive, and controversial events in American history as it has never before been told on film. Visceral and immersive, the series explores the human dimensions of the war through revelatory testimony of nearly 80 witnesses from all sides-Americans who fought in the war and others who opposed it, as well as combatants and civilians from North and South Vietnam.
Aired: 2017, 10 Episodes
when they see us
Plot: A Netflix original series, this series exposes the breakdown of the U.S. criminal justice system during the Central Park Five case.
Aired: May 31, 2019, 4 episodes
Plot: This is a Turkish series about a man suffering from Alzheimer’s, who decides to punish the criminals.
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Aired: March 2018, 12 episodes
So this is our list guys. Would you like to add any? Have you watched any of them? Are you looking forward to the new ones?
Let us know in the comments section.
Citation: Information about all the above mentioned series has been taken from various sources of Internet, mainly Wikipedia.