Netflix has produced some of the best shows and series we liked. Netflix has produced lots of shows across the globe every year. Some of them are very popular and some are critically acclaimed at its best. But there are very fewer shows which succeed in between tons of experiments. Sometimes Netflix gives more importance quantity over quality. Here is a list of Netflix Original Worst Shows Ever, which includes genres like a sitcom, sci-fi, talk shows etc.
8 Netflix Original Worst Shows Ever
Chuck Lorre, the creator of two best situational comedy on television – Two And Half Man and The Big Bang Theory. who can say such potential television creator will be failed at the digital platform. Disjointed is co-directed by David Javerbaum. There are twenty episodes ordered by Netflix. Disjointed was the first multi-cam sitcom in Netflix or any streaming site in the digital platform. No wonder how Disjointed is the most disappointing and the Netflix Original Worst Shows Ever.
The first 10 episodes of the sitcom were premiered on 25 August 2018. The last 10 episodes of the first season premiered on 25 January 2018. After that Netflix cancel the series because of the negative and less viewership in Netflix.
The series has a huge hype before it’s release from the Chuck Lorre hardcore fans. One of the reasons for bad execution is might be In December 2016, Jessica Lu’s role was recast with Elizabeth Ho taking on the role.
Creator: Chuck Lorre
Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 23%
Insatiable is one of the Netflix Original Worst Shows, black teen drama series created by Lauren Gussis, starring Debby Ryan as the protagonist. Insatiable is based on the 2014 New York Times article “The Pageant King of Alabama” by Jeff Chu. The series premiered on Netflix on August 10, 2018. On September 12, 2018, Netflix announced that the series had been renewed for a second season, slated to launch in 2019.
Insatiable is a story of a teenager “Patty” who was overweight and bullied as a teen. After being on a liquid diet for three months over summer vacation, Patty is now very thin and seeks revenge on her bullies. She is helped by Bob, a disgraced and dissatisfied civil lawyer, who has no idea what she is about to cause upon the world. The story looks good on paper, but the execution was too bad. There is no official announcement of the next season of the series “Insatiable”.
Creator: Lauren Gussis
Genre: Teen Drama
Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 11%
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Taking third place in our list of “Netflix Original worst shows”, Girlboss is a comedy Netflix Original series created by Kay Cannon. Girlboss was released on Netflix on April 21, 2017. The show was canceled after one season due to negative reception from critics.
Girlboss is based on Sophia Amoruso’s autobiography #Girlboss, which tells the story of how Amoruso started the company named Nasty Gal while working as a campus safety host for San Francisco’s Academy of Art University.
The first and only season of Girlboss consists of 13 episodes having 24-30 minutes of running time. Some critics criticized the main character’s unlikeability but praised Robertson’s portrayal with a Rotten Tomatoes score 30% fresh ratings but audience rating in IMDB is a good 7 out of 10.
Creator: Kay Cannon
Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 30%
Taking the 4th spot on our list of Netflix Original worst movie is might be the only show that probably no one had liked. Realrob is a sitcom that the first stream in Netflix 2015 and despite large negative response, Netflix announced the second episode. Even the series is given a second chance they remain consistent in making bad episodes. On December 1, 2017, Schneider confirmed he was writing the third season but not announce officially after then.
Before the series released it was to be told as Netflix Seinfeld, as the plot centers around comedian Rob Schneider’s real life while living in Hollywood. And the series is filmed in a very home manner, the crew includes many recent graduates of Full Sail University, including gaffer Dillon Mooney. While filming, Rob Schneider allowed the crew to have friends and family on-set to watch and see their loved ones in action.
Creator: Rob Schneider
Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 0%
Taking third place in our list of “worst Netflix Original” is not a series. Chelsea is a late night talk show. Chelsea was originally set to have 90 episodes per year and each episode would be 30 minutes before format changes for the second season. The show tapes Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday of each week that it airs. It is Netflix’s first talk show. The show is entertaining sometimes but not most of the time.
After the first season was penned by all, still Netflix continued with the second season having more runtime of 60 minutes which was 20-30 minutes exceed of the first season. The first season consists of 90 episodes while the second season was of 30 episodes. No wonder how the show could not make any place instead of very well known guests like Jackie Chan, Jeniffer Aniston, Jennifer Lawrence, Chris Martin, Pitbull, Priyanka Chopra etc.
The show received mixed critical reception. On Rotten Tomatoes the first series holds a 27% approval rating with an average rating of 4.5 out of 10 based on 11 reviews. This show is one of the worst talk show we show.
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Creator: Rik Reinholdtsen, Blake Webster
Genre: Talk Show
Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 38%
Marvel is not only known for the great cinematic experience on big screen. Marvel has also been known for the major hit spree in the streaming platform “Netflix”. The Defenders major superheroes like Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, and Daredevil are the three major hits in their library. Iron Fist had a huge hype before it’s streaming and said to be one of the expensive showrunners in Netflix. Iron Fist is the Netflix Original Worst Shows Ever made by Marvel.
After it streamed, Ironfist became a joke for the Defenders. The series first season consisting of 13 episodes. Despite such a lukewarm response, Netflix came with the second season of Ironfist. The second season is premiered from 7 September 2018, with a mixed response from the fans, but considered as a major improvement over the first season.
The review aggregation website Rotten Tomatoes reported the first season has a 19% approval rating. The website’s critical consensus reads, “Despite some promising moments, Iron Fist is weighed down by an absence of momentum and originality.” Metacritic, which uses a weighted average, assigned a score of 37 out of 100 based on reviews from 21 critics, indicating “generally unfavorable reviews.
The second season is more excited to the streamers, while they like the accuracy to the Iron Fist comics. The chapter most cool storyline of Orson Randal is announced in the last episode. And as a fan theory, the third season could be last one of the series. The second season cliffhanger is a sure reason to check this series on Netflix.
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Creator: Scott Buck
Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 19%
Don’t know who think Chasing Cameron is a good idea, Netflix got what they want to execute. However, the results are a cringe-worthy response and gain a very less number of audience to this reality show. Based on the American internet personality Cameron Dallas is not a very great idea at all. The show was announced in 2016 via Variety and released in 2017. And the second season was supposed to be made on Cameron Dallas other relations.
The series centers around Cameron Dallas, a “social media influencer”, who is best known for his famous on the video app Vine and the platform Youtube. Cameron Dallas is one of the main members of a group called Magcon (Meet and greet convention), which was short-lived in 2014.
Creator: Brandon Ayres
Genre: Reality Show
Rotten Tomatoes Rating: Not Available
Many of us don’t know previously that this is not a real Netflix show. Between is a Canadian science fiction drama TV series which debuted May 21, 2015, on Candian channel Citytv. But for the International audience, released as a Netflix Original. Between is created by Michael McGowan, who is popularly known for making Canadian movies like One Week and Still Mine. Between is the Netflix Original Worst Shows from Canada.
The series stars Jennette McCurdy as Wiley Day, a pregnant teenage daughter of a minister living in the small town of Pretty Lake, which is coping with a mysterious disease that has killed everybody over age 21. Yeah, that’s the summary of the series, which didn’t look nice even in paper.
This shows how non-American sci-fi stuff is too weak in other countries. The series was originally set for a season of six one-hour episodes, co-produced and financed by Citytv and Netflix as part of a collaboration deal. Between represents the first major television solo starring role for McCurdy.
The series ran for two seasons from May 2015-June 2018. There are two other web series as an accompaniment to the show named Inside Between and Between The Lines. But the third season is not announced yet.
Creator: Michael McGowan
Genre: science fiction/teen drama
Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 22%
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Netflix Original Worst Shows
Sometimes Netflix gives more importance quantity over quality. Here is a list of Netflix Original Worst Shows Ever, which includes genres like a sitcom, sci-fi, talk shows etc.