With the lockdown underway, a lot of us have a ton of free time to catch up on the best movies and TV shows online. But some of us are working from home, sometimes more than usual. In case you are one of those, luckily there are some great lighthearted TV shows you can watch in the background while you work from home. Believe us, you might just get your productivity up.

1. Panchayat


Panchayat is the latest Web series on Prime Video, created by TVF. Starring Jitendra Kumar as an engineering graduate who ends up with a government job in a small village, this series is lighthearted and a fun show to watch.

2. The Big Bang Bang Theory

Who doesn't know about TBBT, possibly the most popular TV show of our generation. You've probably watched it by now, but it's always fun to just switch on some of the best episodes in the background.

3. F.R.I.E.N.D.S

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Another fun sitcom to watch while you work is FRIENDS. Just switch on and keep working, tune back in when you feel bored or tired. Simple.

4. Schitt's Creek

Schitt's Creek is one of the recently trending sitcom dramas on Netflix. This story of a couple shifting to a remote village after they go bankrupt, and continuing life there, is the definition of a lighthearted yet intelligent comedy series.

5. Shark Tank


If you are into investing and new innovations, you will love Shark Tank - latest season streaming on Voot Select.  It's a fun, sort of trashy, reality TV show that you'll love to binge watch.

6. Yeh Meri Family

Yeh Meri Family is another TVF creation that is a hit among those who seek a wholesome family dramedy. Have your family sit along as you work, and enjoy this show in the background.

7. The World's Most Extraordinary Homes

The World's Most Extraordinary Homes is a Netflix original series that talks about amazing, unique, and exciting homes across the world. Listening in and catching a glimpse is all you need.

8. TVF Tripling

And, finally, a third TVF entry on this list, TVF Tripling is the perfect road trip Web series that you've probably watched at least once.