TV shows about growing up

TV shows about growing up
List of the best adult TV shows selected by our site visitors: Avatar: The Last Airbender, Duncanville, Naruto Shippūden, It's a Sin, Bridge and Tunnel, Ginny & Georgia, I Am Not Okay with This, Moominvalley, Kaguya-sama: Love is War, Girl Meets World.

In the top there are new series of 2021, a plot description and trailers for series that have already been released.

Avatar: The Last Airbender (2005)
Markimdb: 9.3
Genreaction, fantasy, adventure, family, cartoon
CharactersTeenagers, Childrens, Wizards, Monks
PlotWar, Magic, Adventures, Growing up
PlaceSchool of Magic
StyleWorth watching, For children, Makes me think, Philosophical

In a war-torn world of elemental magic, a young boy reawakens to undertake a dangerous mystic quest to fulfill his destiny as the Avatar, and bring peace to the world.

Duncanville (2020)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrecomedy, cartoon
CharactersTeenagers, Family, Brother and sister, Friends
PlotLife, Growing up, Family life, Everyday life

The series centers on the life of Duncan, a spectacularly average 15-year-old boy, his family and friends. Poehler will provide the voice of Duncan and his high-strung mom, Annie, who is constantly trying to prevent her son from ruining his life.

Naruto Shippūden (2007)
Markimdb: 8.6
Genreaction, fantasy, comedy, cartoon, anime
CharactersTeenagers, Ninja, Friends, Heroes, Partners
PlotSuperpowers, Adventures, betrayal, Martial Arts, Travel
PlaceVillage, Japan

Naruto Shippuuden is the continuation of the original animated TV series Naruto.The story revolves around an older and slightly more matured Uzumaki Naruto and his quest to save his friend Uchiha Sasuke from the grips of the snake-like Shinobi, Orochimaru. After 2 and a half years Naruto finally returns to his village of Konoha, and sets about putting his ambitions to work, though it will not be easy, as He has amassed a few (more dangerous) enemies, in the likes of the shinobi organization; Akatsuki.

It's a Sin (2021)
Markimdb: 8.7
Genrecomedy, drama, history
CountryUnited Kingdom
PlotLife, Relationship, Growing up

A chronicle of four friends during a decade in which everything changed, including the rise of AIDS.

Bridge and Tunnel (2021)
PlotRelationship, Growing up
PlaceUSA, New York

This dramedy series set in 1980 revolves around a group of recent college grads setting out to pursue their dreams in Manhattan while still clinging to the familiarity of their working-class Long Island home town.

Ginny & Georgia (2021)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genrecomedy, drama
CharactersTeenagers, Mother and daughter, Single mothers, New kids at school, Friends
PlotRelationship, Move, Growing up, Everyday life, Women's rights
PlaceSchool, USA

Angsty and awkward fifteen year old Ginny Miller often feels more mature than her thirty year old mother, the irresistible and dynamic Georgia Miller. After years on the run, Georgia desperately wants to put down roots in picturesque New England and give her family something they've never had... a normal life. But it's not all carpool and Kombucha as Georgia's past threatens her and her family's new way of life... and Georgia will do anything to protect her family.

I Am Not Okay with This (2020)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genrefantastic, fantasy, comedy, drama
CharactersTeenagers, Lesbians, Difficult teenagers, Pupils, Friends
PlotSuperpowers, Love, Supernatural, Relationship, Telekinesis
PlaceSchool, Small towns
StyleRomantic, Easy, Women in the lead roles, Fascinating

A teen navigates the complexities of high school, family and her sexuality while dealing with new superpowers. Based on Charles Forsman's graphic novel.

Moominvalley (2019)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genrefantasy, drama, family, cartoon
CountryFinland, United Kingdom
PlotAdventures, Family life, Growing up
StyleEasy, Lovely, Fascinating

Follow the life and adventures of curious, kind and idealistic Moomintroll. A typical hero in a coming-of-age story, Moomintroll tries to tackle the puzzle of growing up to his true, individualistic self while remaining a beloved part of the family.

Kaguya-sama: Love is War (2019)
Markimdb: 8.4
Genrecomedy, melodrama, cartoon, anime
PlotLove, Relationship, Growing up
PlaceSchool, Office, Japan
StyleRomantic, Easy, Lovely, To cry, By manga

Considered a genius due to having the highest grades in the country, Miyuki Shirogane leads the prestigious Shuchiin Academy's student council as its president, working alongside the beautiful and wealthy vice president Kaguya Shinomiya. The two are often regarded as the perfect couple by students despite them not being in any sort of romantic relationship.However, the truth is that after spending so much time together, the two have developed feelings for one another; unfortunately, neither is willing to confess, as doing so would be a sign of weakness. With their pride as elite students on the line, Miyuki and Kaguya embark on a quest to do whatever is necessary to get a confession out of the other. Through their daily antics, the battle of love begins!

Girl Meets World (2014)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genrecomedy, drama, family
PlotGrowing up

The adventures of relatable and adventurous Riley Matthews, the tween daughter of Cory and Topanga Matthews, and her bold best friend Maya as they traverse the twists and turns of teenage years at Manhattan's John Quincy Adams Middle School where Riley's dad is their History teacher.

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Firefly Lane (2021)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genremelodrama, drama
CharactersFriends, Friends, Journalists
PlotLife, Growing up
StyleBy books, Women in the lead roles, Fascinating

For decades, childhood best friends Kate and Tully have weathered life's storms together -- until a betrayal threatens to break them apart for good.

The Act (2019)
Markimdb: 8
Genredrama, crime, biography
CharactersTeenagers, Mother and daughter, Parents, Neighbors
PlotLove, Deception, Growing up
PlaceCourt, USA
StyleFor girls, Based on real events, Makes me think

A seasonal anthology series that tells startling, stranger-than-fiction true crime stories with the first season following Gypsy Blanchard, a girl trying to escape the toxic relationship she has with her overprotective mother.

Big Mouth (2017)
Markimdb: 7.9
Genrecomedy, melodrama, cartoon
CharactersTeenagers, Gays, Monsters, Ghosts
PlotLove, Growing up

Teenage friends find their lives upended by the wonders and horrors of puberty in this edgy comedy from real-life pals Nick Kroll and Andrew Goldberg.

The Chi (2018)
Markimdb: 7.4
CharactersSingle mothers, Poor
PlotGrowing up

A relevant, timely and distinctive coming-of-age story following a half dozen interrelated characters in the South Side of Chicago. The story centers on Brandon, an ambitious and confident young man who dreams about opening a restaurant of his own someday, but is conflicted between the promise of a new life and his responsibility to his mother and teenage brother back in the South Side.

18 Again (2020)
Markimdb: 8.3
Genrefantasy, comedy, melodrama
CountrySouth Korea
PlotGrowing up

Jung Da-Jung is married to 37-year-old Hong Dae-Young. They have an 18-year-old son and daughter. Jung Da-Jung works hard as a rookie announcer and she has a warm heart. She becomes completely fed up with her husband and is unable to deal with him anymore. Hong Dae-Young gets fired from his job and is looked down upon by his family. Jung Da-Jung hands him divorce papers.

grown-ish (2018)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genrecomedy, drama
CharactersTeenagers, Students
PlotParties, Growing up
StyleEasy, Lovely

Zoey Johnson heads to college and begins her hilarious journey to adulthood but quickly discovers that not everything goes her way once she leaves the nest.

The Queen's Gambit (2020)
Markimdb: 8.6
Genredrama, sport
CharactersGeniuses, Strong women, Orphans
PlotChess, Adventures, Competitions, Growing up
StylePopular, By books, Fascinating, Women in the lead roles

In a Kentucky orphanage in the 1950s, a young girl discovers an astonishing talent for chess while struggling with addiction.

Chihayafuru (2011)
Markimdb: 8.1
Genremelodrama, drama, cartoon, anime
PlotGrowing up
PlaceSchool, Japan
StyleRomantic, Fascinating, By manga

Chihayafuru is  about a school girl, Chihaya Ayase, who is inspired by a new classmate to take up Hyakunin Isshu karuta competitively.

Raven's Home (2017)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genrecomedy, family
CharactersSingle mothers
PlotGrowing up
StyleTo cry, Fascinating

Best friends Raven and Chelsea, now both divorced mothers, are raising their children in a house together. Their house is turned upside down when they realize one of Raven's children inherited the same psychic abilities as their mother.

Codename: Kids Next Door (2002)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genreaction, adventure, cartoon, short
CharactersSpy, Angels, Heroes, Friends
PlotGrowing up

Taking numbers instead of names, five extraordinary 10-year-olds form a covert team called the Kids Next Door with one dedicated mission: to free all children from the tyrannical rule of adults.