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.
He’s All That
Always online, influencer Padgett seems to have everything, the perfect boyfriend included. That is until she finds him with another girl – whilst streaming the whole thing live. In a bid to coax her out of hiding where she’s been living since her nightmare went viral, she now has a challenge! To create the next hottest guy in school. Of course, things are never that simple. The film stars Addison Rae and Tanner Buchanan
Available from Friday 27th August 2021
Good Girls (Season Four)
Fans of the hit NBC series ‘Good Girls’ will be thrilled to hear that season four has finally made it to the Netflix Originals catalogue. This week we see the return of our three besties as it feels like they’ve become as they battle on with their money laundering, dealing with gangsters, hitmen and all whilst driving the kids to soccer and handling their marriages. Season four consists of a whopping 16 episodes – worth the wait? Find out on Tuesday.
Available from Tuesday 31st August 2021
Sparking Joy with Marie Kondo
Marie Kondo rose to the fame of a household name with her hit books and Netflix show instructing people how to organise their homes for true happiness. Now she is back with ‘Sparking Joy’ the series that goes a step further as Marie Kondo helps people organise their lives. From businesses to more time with their loved ones to volunteering, Marie is here to Spark Joy back into their lives.
Available from Tuesday 31st August 2021
Turning Point: 9/11 and the War on Terror
In the midst of the current situation in Afghanistan and the upcoming 20 year anniversary of the September 11th attacks on the twin towers by Al-Quaeda, this documentary dives into the history of the attack including; what led up to it and what it was a catalyst for. Delving into history as far back as the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan in 1979, director Brian Knappenberger delivers a stark look at the modern world – pre and post that fateful day in American history.
Available from Wednesday 1st September 2021
Afterlife of the Party
Victoria Justice stars as Cassie, a girl who loves to party with a capital P. After a freak accident in a bathroom during a heavy night of fun, she wakes up to find she never actually woke up. With whom seems to be a fairy godmother/ghost of the present type mentor, Cassie has one task – to right her wrongs on earth. Through ‘haunting’ her best friend who is the only one who can hear her she has to set things right if she is to make amends for the life she has led. Younger fans will no doubt recognise Victoria from the classic kids series ‘Victorious’ that was extremely popular a decade ago. Now she’s the ‘Afterlife of the Party.’
Available from Thursday 2nd September 2021
Full list of Netflix Original content added Friday 27th August 2021 – Thursday 2nd September 2021.
Friday 27th August 2021
“D.P” Series (Season One) [Original]
“He’s All That” Film [Original]
“I Heart Arlo” Series (Season One) [Original]
“King of Boys: The Return of the King” Limited Series [Original]
“Titletown High” Reality TV Series (Season One) [Original]
Saturday 28th August 2021
“Hometown Cha Cha Cha” Series New Episode [Original]
Sunday 29th August 2021
“The Ingenuity of the Househusband” Series (Season One) [Original]
Tuesday 31st August 2021
“Good Girls” Series (Season 4) [Original]
“Untold: Crime and Penalties” Documentary Series (Part Four) [Original]
“Sparking Joy with Marie Kondo” Makeover Reality TV Series [Original]
Wednesday 1st September 2021
“How to be a Cowboy” Series (Season One) [Original]
“Turning Point: 9/11 and the War on Terror” Series (Season One) [Original]
Thursday 2nd September 2021
“Afterlife of the Party” Series (Season One) [Original]
“Q- Force” Series (Season One) [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 (2nd September 2021) at our usual time of 8.15 pm for more information and throughout the week for updates and general news.