Don’t suffer in a show hole. From drama and sensationalism to the humor of life, Netflix’s Spanish programming awaits your viewing pleasure. The streamer doubled its Spanish TV originals in 2022, meaning you have a whole new world of entertainment to explore — and the following series are a great place to start.
Produced by Salma Hayek, Monarca might just be the very best of all those family-business dramas we love to immerse ourselves in. Filled with sweeping images of the Mexican landscape, Monarca follows Ana Maria as she attempts to run her family’s tequila business after the death of her parents.
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For even more light-hearted viewing, La Casa de Las Flores is the answer. Set in a family-run florist shop, the show may center on the family’s dramas, but it always takes care to find the humor in each situation. Life is messy, after all, and sometimes that’s pretty funny.
If you haven’t become obsessed with this gripping mystery yet, you won’t regret the binge-watch. The show follows Álex Guzmán, who spent 18 years in prison for killing his sister. Only he didn’t do it, and now that he’s out, he’s hellbent on finding out who did.