10 Best Feel-Good Shows on Netflix Right Now, Ranked

After a hard day, week, or even a year, sometimes all you need to do is stick your eyes into your laptop screen and spend the entire night laughing, snorting, and crying over a comforting TV series or a feel-good film and teleport yourself into the fictional world where your everyday worries and issues don’t exist or matter.

Thankfully, Netflix is filled to the brim with heartwarming TV shows that envelop you like a hug whenever you want to abandon all your duties and tasks and just binge a show with ice cream, popcorn, or takeout to keep you company.

Updated on September 26, 2023, by Hannah Saab:

Fans were not disappointed by Heartstopper Season 2 (August 3), proving enduring interest in Netflix’s hit series. It’s clear that there’s an established fanbase that’s always looking forward to these feel-good series on Netflix. Thankfully, there’s no shortage of these comforting shows that viewers can choose from at any given time.

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That 90s Show

Kurtwood Smith, Debra Jo Rupp, Callie Haverda, Ashley Aufderheide, Mace Coronel, Reyn Doi, Sam Morelos, Maxwell Acee Donovan

Release Date
January 19, 2023


Comedy, Drama, Romance

That ’90s Show is among the latest in the growing list of legacy sequels in both film and television. Jumping off on the popularity of the iconic That ’70s Show, the new Netflix series sees original cast members like Kurtwood Smith, Debra Jo Rupp, Topher Grace, Laura Prepon and more reprise their roles. It also introduces young and talented actors like Callie Haverda, Ashley Aufderheide, Mace Coronel, and more as the new gang.

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While it hasn’t hit the ground running and the show’s humor can sometimes fall flat, there’s still something here for both long-time fans looking watching for the nostalgic appeal and newcomers who just want a light-hearted sitcom that captures the spirit of the ’90s.

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Dash and Lily

Austin Abrams, Midori Francis, Dante Brown, Troy Iwata

Release Date
November 10, 2020


Drama, Comedy, Romance

As bright and cheery as Christmas lights, Dash & Lily is a holiday teen rom-com based on David Levithan and Rachel Cohn‘s book Dash & Lily’s Book of Dares. The Netflix series follows the budding romance between two New York teens, Dash (Austin Abrams) and Lily (Midori Francis).

Although they’ve never met, they keep fortuitously trading a notebook back and forth, sending each other on dares around the city during Christmastime. The holiday season doubles the magic of this whimsical tale of two teenagers discovering themselves and their love for each other. With the power to lighten up the grumpy grinch, Dash & Lily is the secret to feel-good shows on Netflix.

After being freed from being held captive by a doomsday cult leader for 15 years, Kimmy Schmidt (Ellie Kemper) is left with a large sum of money and her entire life to figure out. Instead of going back to her Bunker Memories in Indiana, she decides to stay in New York City.

When a penny-pinching, in-need-of-a-roommate Broadway actor, Titus Andromedon (Tituss Burgess), takes her in and teaches her necessary life skills, the sky’s the limit for Kimmy. Produced by Robert Carlock, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidtclings to30 Rock‘s goofy sense of humor and drops the cynicism.

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Jane the Virgin

Gina Rodriguez, Andrea Navedo, Justin Baldoni, Ivonne Coll

Release Date
October 13, 2014



The incredibly ridiculous story of an accidentally artificially inseminated virgin, Jane (Gina Rodriguez), raising a baby while simultaneously scampering between two vertices of a love triangle, Jane the Virgin is one of the funniest and most accurate shows on Netflix. The show demonstrates and emphasizes controversial topics like immigration reforms without moralizing.

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Set in a world filled to the brim with drug lords, secret twins, evil professors, and a police department conspiracy, the show is simply adorable and makes you want to continue watching long after you’re so sleepy you could doze off standing. Jane the Virgin deserves immense praise for its bilingual storytelling and strong female relationships.

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Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee

Jerry Seinfeld

Release Date
July 19, 2012


Comedy, webseries

Jerry Seinfeld developed, directed, and hosted the online series and wholly unique talk show Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee. Each episode shows Seinfeld driving about in a different classic car, picking up a fellow comedian, and then going out for coffee and chatting.

With its innovative premise and engaging and hilarious host, Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee is a wonderful gem of a show. The series is a true showcase for its guests’ comedic abilities, and features some of the biggest stars in the industry. From Tina Fey to Barack Obama, the show has featured a number of the industry’s funniest and most intriguing personalities. The series, now streaming on Netflix, will have viewers laughing out loud and enjoying Seinfeld’s interaction with his guests. What’s not to love about a great combination of comedy, cars and coffee?

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Cunk on Earth

Release Date
January 31, 2023


Cunk on Earth is an award-winning British mockumentary series that follows Philomena Cunk (Diane Morgan) as she travels the globe and interviews real-world experts (who believe they’re making a legitimate documentary). Awkward pauses and bizarre questions will soon give way to gut-busting laughter, for audiences at least.

Morgan’s deadpan delivery has rightly earned her a nomination for the British Academy Television Award for Best Female Comedy Performance. Her performance makes the series a true standout, as she doesn’t shy away from truly cringe-worthy comedy that result in some hilarious scenes with confused interviewees.

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The Good Place

Kristen Bell, Ted Danson, William Jackson Harper, Jameela Jamil, D’Arcy Carden, Manny Jacinto

Release Date
September 19, 2016


Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

When Eleanor (Kristen Bell) discovers she has died and is now in a heaven-esque corner of the universe, she just knows it’s a mistake. When the neighborhood director Michael (Ted Danson) chooses her “soulmate” Chidi Anagonye (William Jackson Harper), she is certain something is gravely wrong. Soon, it is made clear that The Good Place is much more complicated than she might think.

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In comparison to other shows about death and the afterlife, The Good Place is incredibly lighthearted, and each episode might be the most heartfelt 20 minutes you spend on Netflix. It’s one of the ultimate feel-good TV shows that’s fun to watch over and over.

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Queer Eye

Antoni Porowski, Jonathan Van Ness, Karamo Brown, Tan France, Bobby Berk

Release Date
February 7, 2018


Reality TV

Queer Eye is unequivocally Netflix’s most successful reality television series. A reboot of the 2000s series Queer Eye for the Straight Guy, Queer Eye hosts the Fab Five: experts Jonathan Van Ness, Tan France, Antoni Porowski, Bobby Berk, and Karamo Brown, who travel around the world and help people get their lives together.

From advising about personal grooming, home renovation, style, food, and life, the show isn’t smooth sailing but is always well-intentioned. Full disclosure: Gather your tissues and get ready to love this show through the tears.

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Joel McHale, Gillian Jacobs, Danny Pudi, Alison Brie, Jim Rash, Ken Jeong, Paget Brewster, Keith David

Release Date
September 17, 2009



Community is an iconic sitcom streaming on Netflix that revolves around an odd gang of community college students who join a study group and eventually become friends. The show follows these individuals as they negotiate their coursework, relationships and personal difficulties while attempting to make sense of their time at community college.

With its intelligent and hilarious writing and diverse and charming group of characters, the series is likely to keep viewers entertained. With its investigation of these characters’ lives and the bonds they develop, the show is also quite interesting and can get audiences hooked. Community is a must-see series that has stood the test of time as a comedy that manages to be both hilarious and clever, making it a genuine gem of the television world.

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Joe Locke, Kit Connor

Release Date
April 22, 2022



The modern tale of saccharine love, Heartstopper, quickly became part of the best feel-good Netflix shows when it premiered in 2022. It follows Charlie (Joe Locke), a recently outed British gay teen who develops an unrequited crush on Nicholas “Nick” Nelson (Kit Connor), a straight jock at his all-boys grammar school. Despite his friends’ warnings, Charlie continues to lean into the crush, unlocking something in Nick he didn’t know existed.

Inspired by a webtoon and graphic novel of the same name, the show features characters of every gender and sexuality. The novel is squeal-worthy, and its Netflix TV adaptation has people of all ages swooning over Nick and Charlie.

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