Magic and cops are two words that will probably in most people go hand in hand. But when it comes to the world of television, amazingly they do and with sometimes disastrous results. Here are 3 netflix recommendations for when you want something a little more different.
Grimm is a fantasy police procedural drama that follows the life of homicide investigator Nick Burkhardt of the Portland Police Department. Whom learns that he is descended from a line of guardians known as Grimms, charged with keeping balance between humanity and the Wesen, or mythological creatures of the world. Throughout the series, he enlists helpfrom his newfound Wesen friend Monroe and his partner Detective HankGriffin to distinguish the friend and foes in the Wesen community allwhile filling his duty as a cop. All six seasons of Grimm are available on Netflix.
A reimagining of a show from the 1968-80s with the same name. Hawaii Five 0 is another police procedural drama set in Hawaii, showcasing the adventures of the elite state police task force dubbed as Five 0. Five 0 task force answers only to the Governor of the state of Hawaii and is given full immunity and means, at least that’s applicable for the first season. The team investigate crimes ranging from terrorism to kidnapping as well as murder and robberies. The magic here lies in the diverse cast from the likes of Australian actor Alex O’Loughlin to Korean American actor Daniel Dae Kim to Canadian actress Grace Park and many more. Not to mention the picturesque scenes of the Hawaiian landscape that are breathtaking even when displayed on a screen. Only seasons 4 to 6 are available on Netflix, but that shouldn’t deter you from this exhilarating ride.
A show about Lucifer who is bored with being the Lord of Hell, relocates to Los Angeles, where he opens a nightclub. Using his abilities as the Lord of Hell, he assists Homicide Detective Chloe Decker of the Los Angeles Police Department as a consultant forming a romantic relationship.Throughout which he struggles to understand the feelings of love he has for the detective whilst battling earthly and supernatural threats. All four seasons are now available on Netflix.