iZombie is a fantasy drama developed by Rob Thomas and Diane Ruggiero-Wright and it is based on a comic book series of the same name which was created by Chris Roberson and Michael Allred. The series ran on the CW Network for five seasons and it follows a brilliant medical student Olivia, who is living in Seattle and has big plans for her future. But things get complicated when she turns into a zombie, after that she has to abandon her entire life and her boyfriend. Olivia quickly realizes that if she does not satisfy her cravings for the human brain she turns into the kind of zombie that all of us are familiar with, to avoid that she takes up a job at the King County morgue where she eats the brains of the dead bodies that come through the morgue. She then finds out that after eating someone’s brain she gets some glimpses into the life of the individual, which could help in murder cases. So she joins hands with Police Detective Clive Babineaux in order to help him catch murderers. So, if you also miss the brilliantly funny iZombie series here are some more shows you could watch to pass the time.
In the Flesh (Hulu)
Synopsis: A war breaks out as humans battle to rid the planet of brain eating Zombies. After the living win, scientists subdue the Zombies and release these Partially Deceased Syndrome (PDS) sufferers back into the community.
Pushing Daisies (HBO Max)
Synopsis: This forensic fairytale follows Ned, a young man with a very special gift. As a boy, Ned discovered that he could return the dead briefly back to life with just one touch. Now a pie maker, Ned puts his ability to good use, not only touching dead fruit and making it ripe with everlasting flavor, but working with a private investigator to crack murder cases by raising the dead and getting them to name their killers. But the tale gets complicated when Ned brings his childhood sweetheart, Chuck, back from the dead–and keeps her alive. Chuck becomes the third partner in Ned and Emerson’s private-investigation enterprise, encouraging them to use Ned’s skills for good, not just for profit. Life would be perfect for Ned and Chuck, except for one cruel twist: If he ever touches her again, she’ll go back to being dead, this time for good.
Dead Like Me (Purchase on Prime Video)
Synopsis: Centers on a disaffected young woman who is suddenly killed when a piece of the MIR space station hurtles to Earth and hits her in the head. Georgia (George) Lass is surprised to discover that an afterlife does exist, and that she’s already been assigned a job. Her new boss is Rube, a “reaper” — one of the many who pluck the souls of the living and escort them to their eternal reward.
Wynonna Earp (Netflix)
Synopsis: Demon outlaws? Magic guns? Spiked coffee? Just another day at the office for motorcycle riding, whisky-slinging, fast-talking heroine Wynonna Earp. After a troubled adolescence spent in and out of juvie, she’s returned to her hometown of Purgatory, hellbent on ending the family curse, which resurrects every one of the villains her legendary ancestor dispatched.
Santa Clarita Diet (Netflix)
Synopsis: Joel (Timothy Olyphant) and Sheila (Drew Barrymore) are husband and wife realtors leading vaguely discontented lives in the L.A. suburb of Santa Clarita with their teenaged daughter Abby, until Sheila goes through a dramatic change sending their lives down a road of death and destruction…but in a good way. Santa Clarita Diet stars Drew Barrymore as Sheila Hammond, Timothy Olyphant as Joel Hammond, Liv Hewson as Abby Hammond and Skyler Gisondo as Eric Bemis. Showrunner Victor Fresco, Drew Barrymore, Timothy Olyphant, Aaron Kaplan, Tracy Katsky, Chris Miller and Ember Truesdell are executive producers on the series. Nancy Juvonen is a producer.
Synopsis: ‘Stitchers’ follows Kirsten, a young woman recruited into a covert government agency to be ‘stitched’ into the minds of the recently deceased, using their memories to investigate murders and decipher mysteries that otherwise would have gone to the grave. Working alongside Kirsten is Cameron, a brilliant neuroscientist whose passion for the program is evident in his work. The secret program is headed by Maggie , a skilled veteran of covert operations, and includes Linus , a socially immature bioelectrical engineer and communications technician. Kirsten’s roommate, Camille , a gifted computer science grad student, is also recruited to use her skills to assist Kirsten in her new role as a ‘stitcher.’
Orphan Black (Purchase on Prime Video)
Synopsis: Orphan Black is a Sci-Fi thriller starring Tatiana Maslany in the lead role of Sarah, an outsider and orphan whose life changes dramatically after witnessing the suicide of a woman who looks just like her. Sarah hopes that cleaning out the dead woman’s bank account will solve all of her problems. Instead, her problems multiply – and so does she.
Synopsis: Based on the hit comic book series, Preacher is the edgy story of Jesse Custer, a conflicted preacher in a small Texas town who is inhabited by a mysterious entity that allows him to develop a highly unconventional power. With his fearless sidekicks, Tulip and Cassidy, he embarks on a wild, dark journey that is unlike any other.
Forever (Purchase on Prime Video)
Synopsis: Dr. Henry Morgan (Ioan Gruffudd – Fantastic Four) is New York City’s star medical examiner. What no one knows is that Henry studies the dead for a reason: he’s immortal. His investigative work with Detective Jo Martinez (Alana De La Garza – Law & Order) and relationship with best friend Abe (Emmy® winner Judd Hirsch – Taxi) will peel back the layers of Henry’s colorful and long life.
Grimm (Prime Video)
Synopsis: “Grimm” is a drama series inspired by the classic Grimm’s Fairy Tales. Portland homicide Detective Nick Burkhardt (David Giuntoli) discovers he is descended from an elite line of criminal profilers known as “Grimms,” charged with keeping balance between humanity and the mythological creatures of the world.