All this week’s Netflix Originals (Available from 22nd October 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 -a 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.

Falling for Figaro

Award-winning director Ben Lewin delivers ‘Falling For Figaro’, the film about a woman named Millie Danielle MacDonald who you may remember from the fantastic role she played in ‘Dumpling’ the film of the same name. Millie ends a long-term relationship and quits her job to pursue her dream of becoming an opera singer. Relocating to the Scottish Highlands, she begins intense singing lessons with highly recommended yet highly strung opera singer Meghan Geoffrey-Bishop Joanna Lumley. Everything seems to be in hand but cupid has other plans as Millie meets Max, another of Meghan’s students. As they must compete against each other for the coveted title of “Singer of Renown” Millie and Max develop something deeper for each other than their mutual love of singing.

Available from Friday 22nd October 2021

Locke & Key (Season Two)

Season two of this popular series arrives this week. Continuing on from season one where a recently widowed mother moves her three kids Tyler, Kinsey and Bode into her late husband’s childhood home. After they discovered the house was as creepy as first appeared, the family begin to uncover more in this second instalment. More keys, more locks and more secrets. Good and evil lurk within the walls and the three Locke sibling investigations unleashed a creature they must fight against. ‘Locke and Key’ on Netflix is the television adaptation of the best-selling comic book series by Joe Hill and Gabriel Rodriguez.

Available from Friday 22nd October 2021

More Than Blue

When a record label manager and his assistant set out in search of the original writer of a popular song titled “The Saddest Thing of All” they don’t expect what they find. In their search for the source of the lyrics, they find a heart-wrenching love story that explains the lyrics to the song whilst they reunite a dentist and their old flame, a photographer – reigniting a passionate love for each other.

Available from Friday 22nd October 2021

An Astrological Guide for Broken Hearts

As Alice tries to navigate the world of work and love she finds herself becoming friends with Tio who introduces Alice to the world of astrology. As she uses the ancient form of reading the stars, Alice finds herself still experiencing bad dating and embarrassing moments and wonders if she will ever be successful or find love. Tio is certain that the answer is written in the stars in this series that is based on the novel by Silvia Zucca. 

Available from Wednesday 27th October 2021


Kate Siegel seems to be everywhere at the moment and whilst there’s no shortage of psychological thrillers, ‘Hypnotic’ joins the Netflix catalogue this week. Siegel plays Jenn, a woman struggling with anxiety who is recommended a hypnotist by a friend. Jenn’s anxiety begins to increase not decrease and she soon realises all is not right with Dr Meade and his practices. Written by Richard D’Ovidio and directed by Matt Angel and Suzanne Coote. Co-stars Jaime M. Callica, Dulé Hill, Jason O’Mara and Lucie Guest.

Available from Wednesday 27th October 2021

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

Friday 22nd October 2021
“Locke & Key” Series (Season Two) [Global Original]
“Adventure Beast”
Series (Season One) [Original]
“Falling for Figaro”
Film [Original]
“Inside Job”
Part One [Original]
“Little Big Mouth”
Film [Original]
“Maya and the Three”
Limited Series [Original]
“More Than Blue” Series (Season One) [Original]
“The Raincoat Killer: Chasing a Predator in Korea”
Series (Season One) [Original]
Tuesday 26th October 2021
“Sex: Unzipped” Documentary [Original] 
Wednesday 27th October 2021
Series (Season Two) [Original]
“An Astrological Guide for Broken Hearts” Series (Season One) [Original]
Stand Up Comedy Special [Global Original]
Film [Original]
“Nobody Sleeps in the Woods Tonight 2”
Film [Original]
Thursday 28th October 2021
“The Motive” Ltd Series Documentary [Original]
“Luis Miguel: The Series” Series (Season Three) [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 (28th October 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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