Russian Doll

Russian Doll

Contains Spoilers, you have been warned. Russian Doll is a Netflix original dramady series starring Natasha Lyonne of Orange is the New Black fame. Consisting of eight episodes in the first production run, this Groundhog's Day-esque show moves from the wacky time loop reset/inevitable "FML"/flavor of the day death scene (I'm looking at you stairwell)/repeat cycle to character development that sees Nadia - our unlikely protagonist - exploring her life choices, friends, family, and most of all; her reason for being in this time loop. After powering through the rock bottom of cast aside relationships, more alcohol and drugs than could down an elephant, and general life chaos, Nadia's elevator death reveals she's apparently sharing her fate with another man - Alan - who is also experiencing the waking death loop himself; albeit his day is much different than hers. Alan Alan is arguably obsessive-compulsive in his routine and precisely ordered life. His day involves reliving his girlfriend of nine years breaking up...
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