Have a Fun Weekend at Home with 2020’s Best Mini Series

Daisy Edgar-Jones and Paul Mescal in "Normal People"

If you’re looking forward to staying in at home all weekend long this fall, you’ll need some amazing series to keep you company. TV shows that you can watch on a single weekend are a good place to start, including some of the best mini-series of the year.

Normal People

If you enjoy seeing realistic love stories on the small screen, Marianne and Connell will take you on a heart-wrenching journey that will leave you begging for more episodes.

Mrs. America

This historical drama chronicles Phyllis Schlafly’s conservative fight against the Equal Rights Amendment, and it features amazing performances from Cate Blanchett, Rose Byrne, and Uzo Aduba.

I May Destroy You

Michaela Coel semi-autobiographical drama follows a young woman as she tries to rebuild her life after a traumatic assault. I May Destroy You is not officially a mini-series, but it’s unclear if it will get any further episodes at this point in time.


Unorthodox is another ground-breaking true story, and it centers on a young Jewish woman, as she tries to escape an arranged marriage and start a new life in Germany after fleeing New York.

Little Fires Everywhere

If you’re in the mood for a bit of family melodrama, it doesn’t get much better than this story about the intertwined fates of two families in the upscale neighborhood of Shaker Heights during the ‘90s.