Netflix’s new comedy horror series Wednesday has surpassed the likes of Stranger Things making it 2022’s most-viewed show in the first week. Featuring in the lead role is Jenna Ortega as Wednesday Addams, who is infused with psychic abilities and is enrolled in the Nevermore Academy after getting expelled from many schools. The series is based on a fantasy world full of ghosts, monsters, werewolves, and secret societies, which Addams has to deal with while entangling a mystery that took away her parents 25 years ago. If you loved the show and binge-watched all its eight episodes, here are some binge-worthy Wednesday-like shows to watch online on Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, and more in India:
10 best Wednesday-like shows to binge-watch online
1. Lockey and Key
Just like Wednesday, Lockey and Key is a series that revolves around teenagers in a supernatural world. After their father is murdered, the Lockey siblings along with their mother move into their ancestral family home. The story takes twists and turns when they figure out that the doors of the rooms lead to other realms and worlds when unlocked using the mysterious keys found in their house.
Where to stream Lockey and Key
Lockey and Key can be streamed on Netflix.
2. Chilling Adventures of Sabrina
Another series that strikingly resembles Wednesday is Chilling Adventures of Sabrina. The story revolves around a teenage girl called Sabrina who possesses the powers of a witch and how she carries on her journey in a world of monsters, magic, and other supernatural beings.
Where to stream Chilling Adventures of Sabrina
Chilling Adventures of Sabrina can be watched Netflix
3. The Umbrella Academy
The Umbrella Academy has seen immense popularity since its release back in 2019. The show takes us into the lives of siblings gifted with special abilities and powers who embark on adventurous journies to save the world from a life-ending threat. The story also witnesses time-travelling sequences which make things even more interesting.
Where to stream The Umbrella Academy
The Umbrella Academy is available to stream exclusively on Netflix.
4. The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel is a show set in the 1950s that features a young mother (Miriam Maisel) who tries her hand at standup comedy after her husband leaves her. The series has been renewed for another season after season 4 was released earlier this year. Each season comprises 8 episodes, barring the second one which has 10 episodes.
Where to stream The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel can be live-streamed on Amazon Prime Video.
5. I Am Not Okay With This
In this comedy series, a high school girl named Sydney Novak begins to realise that she has been developing telekinetic powers. The story focuses on how Sydney manages to keep up with her daily school life while keeping her newly found powers at bay. So if you enjoyed watching Wednesday Addams use her emerging psychic abilities, you might appreciate this series as well.
Where to stream I Am Not Okay With This
I Am Not Okay With This is available to watch on Netlfix.
Supernatural features Jensen Ackles, who played the role of Soldier Boy in the third season of The Boys. As the name suggests, the show ‘Supernatural’ focuses on two brothers, Sam and Dean Winchester who hunt down supernatural beings such as monsters, demons, vampires, fallen gods, and anything evil that comes their way. For those who have a taste in fantasy based-adventures, this series is for them.
Where to stream Supernatural
Supernatural is available to stream online on Amazon Prime Video.
7. The Vampire Diaries
The Vampire Diaries is a fantasy-based drama series that features two vampire brothers falling in love with the same girl. The series is based on novels created by American author L. J. Smith. There are as many as eight seasons of The Vampire Diaries, which ended back in 2017. Fans have loved the show for its ever-expanding universe of vampires, werewolves, doppelgängers, intimacy, and brutal murder.
Where to stream The Vampire Diaries
The Vampire Diaries can be streamed on both Netflix and Amazon Prime Video.
8. Ash vs Evil Dead
Ash vs Evil Dead casts Bruce Campbell in the lead role of Ash, who is a monster hunter avoiding all kinds of responsibilities and tasks that comes his way for the past three decades until a deadly threat looms around the world. Considered the only saviour of mankind, Ash buckles up and faces the threat in his own style. The story features a blend of comedy and horror.
Where to stream Ash vs Evil Dead
Ash vs Evil Dead can be watched online on Netflix.
You is a psychological thriller television series that shows how a bookstore manager goes to extreme measures just to get closer to the person he loves. The story takes viewers on a horrifying ride on how the lover carries out his tactical plans to remove anything or anyone that comes between him and his crush. Three seasons of the show have already been released, while the fourth one is all set to air early next year.
Where to stream You
You is available to stream on Netflix.
10. What We Do In The Shadows
What We Do In The Shadows is a comedy series based on four vampires who live together on Staten Island in New York. Each character brings their own unique humourous trait to the table which makes the series enjoyable despite being set in a dark and gloomy tone.
Where to stream What We Do In The Shadows
What We Do In The Shadows can be viewed on Disney Plus Hotstar in India.
List of Wednesday-like shows: title, streaming platform, rating
|TITLE||STREAMING PLATFORM||IMDB RATING|
|Lockey and Key||Netflix||7.3|
|The Umbrella Academy||Netflix||7.9|
|The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel||Amazon Prime Video||8.7|
|I Am Not Okay With This||Netflix||7.5|
|Supernatural||Amazon Prime Video||8.4|
|Chilling Adventures of Sabrina||Netflix||7.4|
|The Vampire Diaries||Netflix / Amazon Prime Video||7.7|
|Ash vs Evil Dead||Netflix||8.4|
|What We Do In The Shadows||Disney Plus Hotstar||8.6|