HBO Popular TV Drama Recommendation

1. Game of Thrones 

TV-MA | 57min | Action, Adventure, Drama | TV Series (2011–2019)
Creators: David Benioff, D.B. Weiss

Nine noble families fight for control over the lands of Westeros, while an ancient enemy returns after being dormant for millennia.

2. My Brilliant Friend 

L'amica geniale (original title) TV-MA | 1h | Drama | TV Series (2018)
Creator: Saverio Costanzo

A woman recounts the lifelong friendship and conflicts with a girl she met at primary school in Naples during the early 1950s.

3. Big Little Lies 

TV-MA | 1h | Crime, Drama, Mystery | TV Series (2017–2019)
Creator: David E. Kelley

The apparently perfect lives of upper-class mothers, at a prestigious elementary school, unravel to the point of murder when a single-mother moves to their quaint Californian beach town.

4. Westworld 

TV-MA | 1h 2min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi | TV Series (2016)
Creators: Lisa Joy, Jonathan Nolan

Set at the intersection of the near future and the reimagined past, explore a world in which every human appetite can be indulged without consequence.

5. True Detective 

TV-MA | 55min | Crime, Drama, Mystery | TV Series (2014–2019)
Creator: Nic Pizzolatto

Seasonal anthology series in which police investigations unearth the personal and professional secrets of those involved, both within and outside the law.

6. Euphoria 

TV-MA | 55min | Drama | TV Series (2019)
Creator: Sam Levinson

A look at life for a group of high school students as they grapple with issues of drugs, sex, and violence.

7. Silicon Valley 

TV-MA | 28min | Comedy | TV Series (2014–2019)
Creators: John Altschuler, Mike Judge, Dave Krinsky

Follows the struggle of Richard Hendricks, a Silicon Valley engineer trying to build his own company called Pied Piper.

8. Rome 

TV-MA | 52min | Action, Drama, History | TV Series (2005–2007)
Creators: Bruno Heller, William J. MacDonald, John Milius

A down-to-earth account of the lives of both illustrious and ordinary Romans set in the last days of the Roman Republic.

9. Boardwalk Empire 

TV-MA | 55min | Crime, Drama, History | TV Series (2010–2014)
Creator: Terence Winter

An Atlantic City politician plays both sides of the law by conspiring with gangsters during the Prohibition era.

10. True Blood 

TV-MA | 55min | Drama, Fantasy, Mystery | TV Series (2008–2014)
Creator: Alan Ball

Telepathic waitress Sookie Stackhouse encounters a strange new supernatural world when she meets the mysterious Bill Compton, a southern Louisiana gentleman and vampire.

11. Banshee 

TV-MA | 1h | Action, Crime, Drama | TV Series (2013–2016)
Creators: David Schickler, Jonathan Tropper

An ex-con assumes the identity of a murdered sheriff in the small town of Banshee, Pennsylvania; where he has some unfinished business.