Looking forward to watching the top 5 Emmy-nominated dramas in 2022? We've got you covered. This list has been put together with the help of public opinion shared on review website, Rotten Tomatoes.


"Yellowjackets" is a mystery drama revolving around a group of high school girls whose plane gets crashed in a remote place. How the girls survive in the wild unfolds the story further. The series is created by Ashley Lyle and Bart Nickerson and stars Melanie Lynskey, Christina Ricci, Ella Purnell and Juliette Lewis. It is available to stream on the Showtime platform and has received 100% rating on Rotten Tomatoes.

Better Call Saul

"Better Call Saul" ended with season 6 last month. The Emmy-nominated series has been created by Vince Gilligan and Peter Gould. The show started as a prequel to "Breaking Bad" but later it turned out to be a sequel too as the timeline featured what happened years after "Breaking Bad" events. The series stars Bob Odenkirk, Rhea Seehorn, Jonathan Banks, Patrick Fabian and Giancarlo Esposito. The show is available to stream on Netflix as well as AMC+. It has a 98% rating on Rotten Tomatoes.


"Severance" tells a story of an employee named Mark (played by Adam Scott) who works in biotechnology corporation, Lumon Industries. The employee learns how the company uses a medical procedure to keep working and non-working memories of their employees separately. The show is created by Dan Erickson and it earned 97% on Rotten Tomatoes. You can watch this show on Apple TV+.

Squid Game

Korean drama "Squid Game" made its way to the Emmys as it was accepted globally because of its interesting premise. The drama shows a massive group of people playing deadly games and people who lose will die straight away. However, in the end, one person who wins the final game will take away the cash prize. The show has received 95% on Rotten Tomatoes and available to stream on Netflix.


If you love watching dark comedy, then you should check out "Succession" which has received a 94% rating. The show is created by Jesse Armstrong and revolves around a family who is fighting among themselves to take control of their family business. The show stars Jeremy Strong, Sarah Snook, Brian Cox, Kieran Culkin and Nicholas Braun. You can stream this series on HBO Max.

If you want to watch more Emmy nominated dramas, then you can check out "Stranger Things," "Euphoria" and "Ozark" with rating of 91%, 88% and 82%, respectively.

Bob Odenkirk
Catch up on “Better Call Saul,” which is nominated for best drama at the 2017 Emmys, on Netflix. AMC