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.
Nicole and Charlie are getting a divorce. They’re also learning how to separate whilst protecting their roles as a family in this deeply moving story of love and relationship breakdown and a family unbreakable. Separation isn’t easy and film maker ‘Noah Baumbach’ touches the deeper corners of marriage breakdown in this beautiful story. An all-star academy-nominated cast featuring ‘Adam Driver’, ‘Laura Dern’, ‘Alan Alda’ and ‘Ray Liotta’ and ‘Scarlett Johansson’, bring the movie to life.
Available globally from Friday 6th December 2019
Triad Princess (Season One)
Netflix new Taiwanese romantic comedy-drama series is the story of Angie (Eugenie Liu). Daughter of a triad, she defies her father and is accepted for the role she applied for as bodyguard to a famous actress. Angie must now learn how to live in this new world of fame and fortune including navigating her own love life. ‘Triad Princess’ is only the second Mandarin Original produced by Netflix, the first being ‘Nowhere Man’
Available globally from Friday 6th December 2019
Virgin River (Season One)
A young nurse retreats from her busy hospital life to relocate to a small cabin in an even smaller town named ‘Virgin River‘. After applying for a position and being offered the post, here she finds herself the nurse assisting the local doctor. Unfortunately, the doctor wants her to help no more than her mother wants her to return home and stop running away from what happened before she left. Starring ‘Alexandra Breckenridge’ as a nurse practitioner – Melinda Monroe and ‘Martin Henderson’ as love interest Jack Sheridan.
Available in selected regions from Friday 6th December 2019
Michelle Wolf: Joke Show
‘Michelle Wolf’ is back in her latest Netflix special ‘Joke Show’. Ever outrageous with her strong accent and opinions, Wolf has a huge following. The 59-minute show references gender equality, childbirth and relationships including why women and men are inherently different but not forgetting this little piece about consent giving animals…
Available globally from Monday 9th December 2019
Jack Whitehall: Christmas With My Father
‘Jack Whitehall’ is the British actor and comedian best known on Netflix for his stand up comedy and his Netflix show ‘Travels With My Father’ in which the pair get up to incredible adventures that are hilarious thanks to Jack’s side-kick and very traditionally-British, father ‘Michael Whitehall’. Jack dares to take his father to learn about the world which results in a compilation of very funny and quite cringe-worthy moments. ‘Christmas With My Father’ therefore follows a similar format. Jack intends to put on a Christmas show like nothing seen before and with his dad, alongside him, it can only result in laughs and those shockingly cringe-worthy moments as the pair work with the gents from the show ‘Queer Eye’ and celebrity chat show guests including quintessentially British ‘Hugh Bonneville’.
Available in selected regions from Thursday 12th December 2019
Here’s the full list of additions to the Netflix Original content from Friday 6th December 2019 – Thursday 12th December 2019.
Friday 6th December 2019
“Astronomy Club” Series (Season One) [Original]
“The Confession Killer” True Crime Ltd Series [Original]
“Fuller House” Series (Season Five) [Original]
“Marriage Story” Film [Global Original]
“Spirit Riding Free: Spirit of Christmas” Series (Seasonal Spin-Off) [Global Original]
“The Chosen One” Series (Season Two) [Original]
“Three Days Of Christmas” Series (Season One) [Original]
“Triad Princess” Series (Season one) [Global Original]
“Virgin River” Series (Season one) [Original]
Monday 9th December 2019
“A Family Reunion Christmas” Series (Seasonal Spin-Off) [Global Original]
Tuesday 10th December 2019
“Michelle Wolf: Joke Show” Stand Up Comedy Special [Global Original]
Thursday 12th December 2019
“Jack Whitehall: Christmas With My Father” Stand Up Comedy Special [Global 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 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 (12th December 2019) at our usual time of 8.15 pm for more information and throughout the week for updates and general news.