Golden Globes 2020 TV guide: These are the award-winning shows you should be watching

Ramy Youssef in 'Ramy'. (Photo supplied: Showmax)
Ramy Youssef in 'Ramy'. (Photo supplied: Showmax)

Cape Town - So you've read all Channel24's stories about The Golden Globes 2020 – from our review to Awkwafina making history and even Gwyneth Paltrow's much-talked-about dress.

Now, if you haven't gotten the chance yet to watch any of the award-winning shows, we've got you covered.

READ NEXT: All the 2020 Golden Globe winners.

From series on Showmax to Prime Video, Netflix and DStv Now...


Succession S2


Four very rich siblings behave very badly as they try to win their father's approval and control of his company, which is a global media empire.

Awards won: Best Drama, Best Actor (Brian Cox)


Prime Video

Fleabag is a hilarious and poignant window into the mind of a dry-witted, sexual, angry, grief-riddled woman, as she hurls herself at modern living in London.

Awards won: Best Comedy and Best Musical or Comedy Actress (Phoebe Waller-Bridge)



Chernobyl dramatises the story of the 1986 nuclear accident - one of the worst man-made catastrophes in history - and of the brave men and women who made incredible sacrifices to save Europe from unimaginable disaster.

Awards won: Best Limited Series, Best Supporting Actor (Stellan Skarsgård)

The Crown

This drama follows the political rivalries and romance of Queen Elizabeth II's reign and the events that shaped the second half of the 20th century.


Award won: Best Drama Actress (Olivia Colman)



Ramy Hassan (stand-up comedian Ramy Youssef) is a first-generation Egyptian-American in politically divided New Jersey, where he's caught between a Muslim community that thinks life is a moral test and a millennial generation that thinks life has no consequences.

Award: Best Actor in a Comedy or Musical (Ramy Youssef)

The Act

DStv Now

This fascinating eight-part crime drama will leave you gobsmacked. Based on real-life events, The Act chronicles the true story of a mother who fooled the world, doctors and her own daughter for years.

Award won: Best Supporting Actress for Patricia Arquette.

IF YOU REALLY DON'T WANT TO WATCH ANY OF THESE THEN: South African viewers who missed the live broadcast of the Golden Globes on Monday morning can watch the rebroadcast at 20:00 on M-Net (DStv 101).

Compiled by Alex Isaacs

(Photo: Showmax/Supplied)

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