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The X Files’s David Duchovny takes on one of the best roles of his career, as he plays Hank Moody, a man most definitely on the edge. Hank is an alcoholic sex addict, who is determined to turn his life around and make things up with his estranged daughter and her mother.
Hank finds everything a struggle, leading him deeper into his addictions, of which he adds drugs to his list. Watch as Hank tries to rid himself of all his problems in time to save his family. If you are looking for more characters like Hank, I take a look at the top TV shows like ‘Californication’.
Ride high with Walter White and his one-time student Jessie Pinkman, as the unlikely duo takes a journey filled with drama, deception and a ton of crystal meth. ‘Breaking Bad’ is one of the most addictive TV shows ever made, so you can quite easily finish a series box set in a couple of days.
Walter goes from the model family man to violent drug supremo in just as few episodes, with the writers taking him to places you never thought possible for a straight-up chemistry teacher.
Nancy Botwin is the perfect suburban mother, who suddenly falls on the wrong side of the law when her husband dies suddenly. Nancy must assume a position as head of the family and she is determined to do whatever it takes to look after her children.
After several failed ideas, Nancy finds herself growing marijuana in order to maintain her privileged lifestyle. As you can imagine working in the drug field, Nancy meets lots of weird and wonderful characters on her journey into the dark side.
Another series like ‘Californication’ is ‘How I Met Your Mother’. Ever wondered how your parents met? Well, so do Ted Mosby’s kids. Ted happily obliges and goes on to tell them how he met their mother, in great detail.
Set in 2030 but telling a tale from 2005 onwards, the show cleverly mixes past, present and future, with plenty of dramas along the way. Follow the trials and tribulations of Ted fell in love, with the support of a his friends who were with him all the way. The group of friends all have personality traits that both delight and annoy one another and the audience alike.
Film star Vince Chase decides to leave behind his hometown of Queens to jump onto the Los Angeles merry-go-round. Vince is an up and coming star who is showing all the signs of making it big, unlike his brother.
Vince is joined on his journey by his close friends and his trusty agent, who are both a help and a hindrance to Vince’s career. We see the group of friends adjust to life in the spotlight and they soon find out that it is not all glitz and glamour.
I really recommend you to check out this show – and also these other similar ones.
By day, Dexter Morgan helps to solve gritty crimes in his day job in police forensics, but by night he turns into a serial killer. Dexter is not your usual serial killer as he believes his motives are justified by the fact that the people he kills are criminals who got away with their crime. The show does seem a little far-fetched, but it is so gripping to see Dexter fall deeper into his killing addiction.