All this week’s Netflix Originals (Available from Friday 10th January 2020)

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. If in doubt titles will be listed simply as [Original] in the full list at the end of the post and as ‘available in selected regions’ within the post.

AJ and the Queen (Season One)

AJ (Izzy G) is a 10-year-old with a difficult life. On a mission to get to Texas, AJ convinces Robert (Ru Paul) who is down on his luck after losing all his finances and subsequently the dream of his own cabaret club, to take her with him as he embarks on his one-woman drag show tour, as his drag queen alter-ego ‘Ruby Red’. An outrageous, funny yet-touching story of two very different souls on a journey together. Expect huge laugh out loud and deep heartfelt moments in this ten-episode series ‘AJ and the Queen’.

Available globally from Friday 10th January 2020

Giri/Haji (Season One)

Kenzo (Takehiro Hira), a Japanese detective, leaves Tokyo in a bid to find his brother who is presumed dead. In London, he enlists help from unexpected places and his journey crosses paths with underground criminals. Embroiled in a complicated web of Duty and Shame (translation of ‘Giri/Haji’), Kenzo’s quest is fraught with danger. The series which had scripts written in Japanese and English comprises of eight episodes and streamed via the BBC in the UK in October 2019. Check out this comprehensive trailer for a more detailed synopsis.

Available globally from Friday 10th January 2020

Medical Police (Season One)

For those familiar with the alternative comedy series ‘Children’s Hospital’, this brand new series is a spin-off and looks set to have audiences roaring with laugh-out-loud moments and cringing at others. When doctors fight crime are they cop-doctors or doctor-cops? ‘Medical Police’ Crime-fighting doctors. What could go wrong! Compiled of parody moments from international spy thrillers, the series will feature 10 half-hour episodes on Netflix of pure farcical comedy.


Available globally from Friday 10th January 2020

The Healing Powers of Dude

When Noah faces his fears of joining middle-school he struggles more than most as a child with ‘Social Anxiety Disorder’. Overwhelmingly crippled by anxiety he relies on his emotional support dog ‘Dude’. Dude empowers Noah to make it through each day and as the viewers we get to hear Dude’s thoughts on Noah’s life, Noah, his family and his new pals cannot. Noah ventures through this new season of his life with much less trepidation with Dude by his side. This new series will no doubt be a must-watch for families that are journeying similar paths.


Available globally from Monday 13th January 2020

Grace and Frankie (Season Six)

The loveable ‘ex-wives’ are back only this time one of them is no longer an ex-wife! As Grace begins her new married life Frankie is convinced that their own friendship will not survive. That is until Grace finds herself in a compromised position in the bathroom that inspires the ladies to embark on, yet another entrepreneurial journey of invention, marketing and business. Perhaps they will be fine after all.


Available globally from Wednesday 15th January 2020

Here’s the full list of additions to the Netflix Original content from Friday 10th January – Thursday 16th January 2020.

Friday 10th January 2020
“AJ and the Queen” Series (Season One) [Global Original]
Series (Season One) [Original]
“Jamtara-Sabka Number Ayega”
Series (Season One) [Original]
“Harvey Girls Forever”
Animated Series (Season Four) [Original]
“Medical Police”
Series (Season One) [Original]
“The InBESTigators”
Series (Season Two) [Original]
“Scissor Seven”
Anime Series (Season One) [Original]
“Zumbo’s Just Desserts”
Series (Season One) [Original]
“Until Dawn”
Series (Season One) [Original]
“Titans” Series (Season Two) [Global Original except for the US]
Monday 13th January 2020
“The Healing Powers of Dude”
Series (Season One) [Global Original]
Tuesday 14th January 2020
“Kipo and the Age of Wonderbeasts” Kids Animated Series (Season One) [Original]
“Leslie Jones: Time Machine”
Stand Up Comedy Special [Global Original]
Wednesday 15th January 2020
“Killer Inside: The Mind of Aaron Hernandez”
Documentary Series (Season 1) [Original]
“Eye For an Eye”
Film [Original]
“Grace and Frankie”
Series (Season Six) [Global Original]
Thursday 16th January 2020
“NiNoKuni” Anime Gaming 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 2020.

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 16th January 2020) at our usual time of 8.15 pm for more information and throughout the week for updates and general news.

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