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What better shows to binge-watch with your BFFs than ones that are sure to pass the Bechdel test with flying colours?

  1. Amy Schumer: The Leather Special 

    You can always count on Amy Schumer to tell it like it is. Her latest one-hour special is raunchy, irreverent and 100 percent authentic.

  2. Amy Schumer: The Leather Special is now available on Netflix.
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  4. Girlboss

    Based on the bestselling #Girlboss, this comedy looks at Sophia Amoruso’s journey from eBay retailer to running a fashion empire (no word on whether it will also deal with Nasty Gal’s recent bankruptcy).

  5. Girlboss launches on April 21 on Netflix.
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    1. Marvel’s Jessica Jones

    2. Krysten Ritter’s resume is filled with badass characters, from the titular b—- in Don’t Trust the B—- in Apartment 23 to Jessica Jones, the tough, witty superheroine trying to rebuild her life.
    1. Marvel’s Jessica Jones is now available on Netflix.
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The Crown

This queen might not have pet dragons, but watching Elizabeth II grow into her role is every bit as fascinating.

The Crown is now available on Netflix.

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Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt 

Kimmy’s never-say-die attitude—borne out of living as part of a cult underground for 15 years— is equal parts inspiring and infuriating… but always hilarious.

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt launches on May 19 on Netflix.

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By Annabelle Fernandez