The last thing viewers want to watch in 2021 is a dark TV series.

Viewers were searching for something lighter in the middle of the continuing pandemic. They turned off their computers, walked the short distance to get to their sofas and then went back to the computer. Who wants to be watched? Ellen Pompeo go into a COVID-induced coma on Grey’s Anatomy You never know who might be going through this exact thing. 

This is an extreme example. However, TV moves and shows are frequently meant to escape reality. 

This is why the Return of Ted LassoEmily in Paris More series have been a blessing. Whether it was intentional or not, the cast and crews behind these amazing shows gave us those warm and fuzzy feelings we were missing out on after spending more than a year in quarantine. 

Ted Lasso‘s Hannah Waddingham In an interview in August, you can express your best self. The WrapAccording to him, we all wish 2020 didn’t have happened. It did occur that way and it was when we came out. But, it is just as if, “Well, if you were of any help, then glad to have helped.”