All this week’s Netflix Originals (Available from 2nd April 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.

Concrete Cowboy

Another day another film starring Idris Elba on Netflix – at least that’s how it seems. This time Elba plays the estranged father of a teenager who is struggling to find his place in life. When said teen goes to live with the father he’s yet to build a relationship with, in North Philadelphia, he is surprised to find his father is an urban cowboy. With much to learn about this new way of life, the pair navigate their newfound father-son relationship amidst the horses and the concrete. Based on the novel ‘Ghetto Cowboy’ by G.Neri and directed by Ricky Staub the film stars Caleb McLaughlin and co-stars Jharrel Jerome, Byron Bowers, Lorraine Toussaint and Clifford “Method Man” Smith.

Available from Friday 2nd April 2021

Madame Claude

The film is based on the true story of the woman known as Madame Claude in 1960s Paris who was an influential businesswoman running a call girl service for dignitaries and politicians. Her work gave her influential standing in powerful circles. The film depicts her life, her rise and fall. A previous film was released in 1977 with the same name. This Netflix version stars: Karole Rocher, Garance Marillier, Roschdy Zem.

Available from Friday 2nd April 2021

Run

Chloe is a teenager whose health issues prevent her from leading a regular life. As she becomes increasingly frustrated with her limitations she begins to suspect her mother is not telling her the whole truth and that she must escape the care she has been given. Directed by Aneesh Chaganty this psychological thriller stars Sarah Poulson and Kiera Allen as mother and daughter Diane and Chloe.

Available from Friday 2nd April 2021

This is a Robbery: The World’s Biggest Art Heist

Three decades ago millions of dollars worth of art were stolen from Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston. The artworks were never found but the hunt is back on. Cold case investigators attempt to uncover one of the biggest crimes in the history of the art world. That’s not all; a $10 million reward is on offer to anyone who finds it!

Available from Wednesday 7th April 2021

The Wedding Coach

Watch as comedian and presenter Jamie Lee comes to the rescue of couples in distress as they attempt to create “the perfect wedding!” These Reality TV series come real-life documentary style wedding show episodes, follow six engaged couples as they encounter the problems of wedding planning that many couples face. But these guys have something nobody else does to help – Jamie Lee!

Available from Wednesday 7th April 2021

Full list of Netflix Original content added Friday 2nd April 2021 – Thursday 8th April 2021.

Friday 2nd April 2021
“Bitter Daisies” Series (Season Two) [Original]
“Just Say Yes” Film [Original]
“Madame Claude”
Film [Original]
“Run”
Film [Global Original]
“Sky High”
Film [Original]
Monday 5th April 2021
“Family Reunion” Series (Part Three) [Original]
Tuesday 6th April 2021
“The Last Kids on Earth: Happy Apocolypse to YouFilm [Global Original]
Wednesday 7th April 2021
“Dolly Parton: A Musicares Tribute” Musical Concert Documentary [Original]
“The Big Day”
Series (Collection Two) [Original]
“Snabba Cash”
Series (Season One) [Global Original]
“This is a Robbery: The World’s Biggest Art Heist”
Limited Series Documentary [Original]
“The Wedding Coach”
Reality TV Series (Season One) [Original]
“The Way of the Househusband”
Anime 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 (Thursday 8th April 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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