All this week’s Netflix Originals (Available from Friday 27th December 2019)

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.

The Gift

A young artist, Atiye, is shocked when a strange symbol, uncovered at an archaeological dig site at Göbeklitepe, is the image that has been haunting her for years and influencing her work. Now she finds herself on a quest for the truth about the strange symbol against the will of those who ask her ‘Do you think you are special?’ Aren’t we all? Starring ‘Beren Saat’, ‘Mehmet Günsür’, ‘Melisa Şenolsun’ and ‘Metin Akdülger’

Available globally from Friday 27th December 2019

Kevin Hart: Don’t F**ck This Up

Kevin Hart has faced some troublesome times over recent years, from his standing down as host of the Oscars to his infidelity whilst his wife was pregnant. Now, in this candid documentary, we see behind the scenes of the ‘highest-grossing comedian in the world’ during twelve months of his life at home, at work and on the road. The documentary makers had unfettered access to Hart during the filming of this six-part series.

Available in selected regions from Friday 27th December 2019

The Neighbor

Based on the comic book by Santiago García and Pepo Pérez ‘The Neighbor’ features Javier, your average 37-year-old man trying to get through the trials and tribulations of life. That is until one day when a UFO lands in his backyard. The ship offers him superpowers that will change his life and he gets right to work with his new superhero status. Things aren’t always as easy as they seem though!

Available in selected regions from Tuesday 31st December 2019


When a mysterious individual turns up performing miracles and disappearing into thin air, not to mention talking of delivering messages from ‘his father’, the world assumes he is the Messiah. With communication easier than ever, the whole world is soon to hear of this man and the powers he claims to have but who is he? When no one can prove if he is or he isn’t who he says he is, it’s up to those at the top to find out.

Available in selected regions from Wednesday 1st January 2020

Spinning Out

A young woman suffers a devastating fall as a champion ice skater. Overcoming the physical challenges of her recovery Kat Baker (Kaya Scodelario) must also find a way to overcome her fear of the ice if she is ever to make it to the top. Getting back in the game is not as easy as it sounds and she must fight hard for what has become her life. Can she achieve what she dreamed of or is it too late?

Available in selected regions from Wednesday 1st January 2020

Here’s the full list of additions to the Netflix Original content from Friday 27th December 2019 – Thursday 2nd January 2020.

Friday 27th December 2019
“El Pepe, A Supreme Life” Film [Original]
“The Gift”
Series (Season One) [Global Original]
“Kevin Hart: Don’t F**ck This Up”
Documentary series (Season One) [Original]
Saturday 28th  December 2019
“Hot Gimmick: Girl Meets Boy” Film [Original]
Monday 30th December 2019
“The Disastrous Life of Saiki K: Remastered” Anime [Global Original]
“Alexa and Katie”
Series (Season Three) [Global Original]
Tuesday 31st December 2019
“ARASHI’s Diary – Voyage”
Musical Special (New Episodes) [Original]
“Ghost Stories”
Film [Original]
“The Neighbor”
Series (Season One) [Global Original]
“Yanxi Palace: Princess Adventures”
Series (Season One) [Original]
“The Degenerates” Series (Season Two) [Global Original]
Wednesday 1st January 2020
“Messiah” Series (Season one) [Original]
“The Circle”
Series (Season One) [Original]
“Spinning Out”
Series (Season One) [Original]
“Sex, Explained”
Limited Series [Original]
“Thieves of the Wood”
Series (Season One) [Original]

Happy New Year!!! 

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 2019.

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 2nd 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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