7 Shows like the Family Man you must see

One of the most popular series which fans are loving nowadays is “The Family Man”. The protagonist Srikant Tiwari works as an undercover agent who chases the sleeper cells planning mass destruction in the country. He belonged to a classic middle-class family with family responsibilities. He balanced both his professional works and private works with great balance. He needed to take care of his wife named Suchi and two urban kids. On the other hand, saving people from terrorist attacks. The concept of the storyline packed with thrill, suspense, and action makes it a fan favorite.

Recently the second season of The Family Man streamed on Amazon Prime people could not stop binge-watching it. Are you of those, let us know in the comment section. If you are a fan of such thriller and action-packed series and want something like the content of The Family Man then you are in the right spot. We will be discussing 7 Shows like the family man you must see. So, without wasting time, let’s get started.

Sacred Games (2018-2019)

Sacred Games

If you just binged watched The Family Man and want to see more such types of series with intense spy plots then you must watch Sacred Games. Similar to The Family Man Sacred Games is also a character-driven series based on a cop named Sartaj played by Saif Ali Khan. The series is a good mixture of social complexities and political agendas to encounter the never settle terrorist organizations in Mumbai. The show is very eye-catching and will be a delightful experience. The very famous director Anurag Kashyap along with the talented Nawazuddin Siddiqui made the series a gem.

Fauda (2015)


Fauda is an Israel-based series in which the protagonist who is a commander tries to catch “The Panther” who was a most wanted terrorist. The show also shows various ethnic and regional conflicts mixed with a tincture of historic background and the plot itself somewhat relates to the protagonist’s life. The show just like The Family Man shows the conflicts in the nation and the protagonist has to deal with personal life problems as well as safeguarding national security.

Homeland (2011-2020)


The protagonist of the Homeland Carrie Anne Mathison works as an agent in the CIA and finds out that an American prisoner who fought a war for the nation has turned against the force and is working in full power to assist the terrorist organization al-Qaeda. The protagonist is well known for her sharp mind and plantings. She tries to reach the terrorist organizations building the truth with inadequate information. It is also similar to The Family Man plot where the protagonist has to deal with the realistic approach toward the family members.

Special Ops (2020)

Special Ops

The “Special Ops” is also a gem of a series dealing with political agendas to terrorist organizations. The timeline of the story is vast which ranged from 19 years. The story sums up an agent who tries to catch the mastermind of the terrorist organization who was responsible for many attacks leading to the deaths of the innocents. It gives a complete feel of the works and planning of a spy with glamour which gives the audience chills.

Berlin Station (2016-2019)

Berlin Station

Berlin Station deals with an agent who has been newly posted to the desks of Berlin. In the starting, the agent was given handy easy tasks to collect the information but later after his successes get big cases and precious missions. This is a masterpiece that gives an all-around experience for the viewers. The intelligence of the protagonist with a pinch of glamour, style, and authenticity makes it a must-watch series for all thriller fans.

The Spy (2019)

The Spy

The Spy is a French-based series with the leading protagonist Sacha Baron Cohen portraying Eli Cohen. He is known to be a top spy. The show gives a tour of many countries with varieties of drama and suspense. He is portraying a government officer but with a fake identity. He was known to be a master of disguise with the presence of mind and intelligence becomes one of the most successful spies. If you loved The Family Man then this series will give you the same vibe featuring a spy.

Fatma (2021)


A character that is shown very powerful. A character-driven show in which the protagonist who was once a fragile lady turns into a strong and ruthless character in search of her loving husband. It is based on small attacks as compared to The Family Man but the intensity is irreplaceable. It gets a backdrop of Istanbul to the very beautiful turkey giving a delightful experience and a must-watch series.

If you are one of those who is looking for the same gist and plot as The Family Man then the above 7 listed are the top-notch series and shows which will give you the same vibes. If you liked the list or want to suggest more such movies and series you can comment down your suggestions below.