All this week’s Netflix Originals (Available from 22nd January 2021)

One of the great things about Netflix is their Netflix Original content – be it films or series made by Netflix themselves or exclusive content available only on Netflix after it airs on regular TV. Every week we will give you a round-up of the new Netflix Originals becoming available in the next week. We will aim to post every week on Thursday evening with what will be available over the coming week. Perfect if you’re looking to check out what new Originals are available to watch over your weekend or if you’re planning a week-long Netflix binge-watch! This area is exclusively for Netflix Originals, for general Netflix additions and removals or to view the current full catalogue check out your regional New On Netflix website.

Love Netflix Originals? Well here’s our list of ‘Top Picks’ for this week. Check out the trailers below and let us know what you’re looking forward to this week -full list of this week’s additions and regional availability at the end of the post. Netflix aren’t always that clear about geographical availability so please bear with us as we try to be as precise as possible about where Netflix Originals will be available.

Fate: The Winx Saga

A school of magic and friendships in ‘The Otherworld’, Altea College is a boarding school in the ‘Otherworld’. Whilst trying to avoid meeting ‘The Burned Ones’ on the outside of the college walls, the series follows five fairy pupils as they navigate magic, love and relationships within their circle but monsters have a way of infiltrating. The teenage fantasy drama is a magical coming of age experience but be warned; it is aimed at young adult, not pre-teens.

Available from Friday 22nd January 2021

So My Grandma’s a Lesbian

Imagine in the run up to your marriage into a conservative family, you find out your 70-something grandmother has come out and is in a relationship and you must set off to visit her and find out more. On the way, you meet a young man who gives you a lift, under duress and turns out to be the son of your grandmother’s beau. That’s exactly the plot of this fun-feel chaotic comedy. The film stars Rosa María Sardà, Verónica Forqué, and Ingrid García Jonsson.

Available from Friday 22nd January 2021

The White Tiger

A rich Indian couple employs a driver who has high aspirations but is impoverished and treated badly. With an ambition to not only survive as a servant but to thrive as an entrepreneur, he seizes the chance when the opportunity arises. Calling himself The White Tiger (only one in every generation) he sets out to succeed, whatever the cost! The film is based on the bestselling novel by Aravind Adiga, directed and written for the screen by Ramin Bahrani and stars Adarsh Gourav, Priyanka Chopra Jonas and Rajkummar Rao.

Available from Friday 22nd January 2021

Blown Away

Is everyone ready to play with fire? Season two of ‘Blown Away’ lands this week. Watching glass blowing may seem like a relaxing, satisfying pass time but not when it is against the clock in a high-pressured, high-heat environment. This fast-paced competition reality TV show sees professional glass-blowers go head to head for the prestigious title that will see them world-renowned in their field.

Available from Friday 22nd January 2021

Bonding

After season one burst on to Netflix with BFFs Pete and Tiff aspiring to become BDSM dominatrix and their plan ending in disaster with them being banned from most of the city’s sub/dom hangouts, season two sees their return and with zero funds they really mean business. With Tiff in it for the money and Pete for the laughs, the duo must decide whether to go their separate ways in order to succeed. Have they grown apart? Does Pete need to grow up? Answers to be found in this new series instalment, season two, landing on Wednesday.

Available from Wednesday 27th December 2021

Full list of Netflix Original content added Friday 22nd January 2021 – Thursday 28th January 2021.

Friday 22nd January 2021
“Fate: The Winx Saga” Series (Season One) [Original]
“So My Grandma’s a Lesbian!” Film [Original]
“The White Tiger” Film [Original]
“Blown Away” Series (Season Two) [Original]
“Busted – I know Who You Are!” Series (Season Three) [Original]
Saturday 23rd January 2021
“Love (Ft. Marriage and Divorce)” Series (New Episodes) [Original]
Tuesday 26th January 2021
“Go Dog Go” Series (Season One) [Original]
Wednesday 27th January 2021
“50m2” Series (Season One) [Original]
“Bonding”
Series (Season Two) [Original]
Thursday 28th January 2021
“June & Kopi” Film [Original]

A number of series have been given the go-ahead for subsequent seasons this year. Check out the coming soon page on our websites (UK, USA, Can, Aus) to find out which new seasons will arrive in your region in 2021.

Thanks for visiting and let us know in the comments what you’ve enjoyed (and what you haven’t) and what new Netflix Originals and season updates you’re looking forward to. Don’t forget to check out the blog next week on Thursday evening (Thursday 28th January 2021) at our usual time of 8.15 pm for more information and throughout the week for updates and general news.

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