Why to watch:
"Sex and the City" it is not, but "The Carrie Diaries" is daring and exciting in its own way. With touchy subjects like AIDS and homosexuality such a prominent part of the series' '80s setting, Season 2 of "The Carrie Diaries" is slated to be as thought-provoking as its predecessor while also developing Carrie Bradshaw for a new generation.
Where to watch: Amazon Instant Video
When to watch by:
The CW renewed "The Carrie Diaries" for a second season, which will likely premiere in early 2014.