All this week’s Netflix Originals (Available from Friday 3rd November 2017)

One of the great things about Netflix are their Netflix Originals – 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 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.

So you all binge watched ‘Stranger Things‘, right? How good?! Here’s a round-up of what’s being released this week as a Netflix Original to cushion the blow we all feel after a binge ends!

Alias Grace

Written, produced and directed by an all female team, the screen adaptation of the story of Grace Marks (Sarah Gaddon) is adapted from Margaret Atwood’s 1996 novel of the same name by writer and producer Sarah Polley. Grace, an Irish immigrant is accused along with the stable hand of brutally murdering their employer. Set in 1843 Canada, he is hanged and she is committed to life in prison. Suffering amnesia it is unclear how involved in the murder she actually was and was cleared of her ‘crimes’ some 30 years later. This relatively short series of just six episodes has already aired in the US and is globally available on Netflix from this week. Margaret Atwood’s ‘The Handmaids Tale’ was also adapted for the screen and aired earlier this year on ‘Hulu.’

Available Friday 3rd November 2017

6 Days

British action movie ‘6 Days‘ (aaah I see what they did there) follows the events of 30th April 1980, the storming of the Iranian Embassy in London by 6 armed men. The Iranian terrorists took hostages the situation became a stand-off that lasted almost a week. As events unfolded the police and the military were forced to take action with the eyes of the world watching. Starring Jamie Bell, Mark Strong, Abbie Cornish and Martin Shaw.

Available Friday 3rd November 2017

The Big Family Cooking Showdown

Following last weeks ‘Zumbo’s Just Desserts’ this week sees British cookery program ‘The Big Family Cooking Showdown.’ Amateur chefs compete for the chance to win the title of best home cook.

Available Friday 3rd November 2017

The Sinner

Series starring and produced by Jessica Biel. The story follows a young mother who brutally murders who seems to be a complete stranger, in broad daylight and claims she has no idea why. Detective Harry Ambrose (Bill Pullman) sets out to uncover her lost memories in order to find the truth. The series has already aired in the US on channel USA where it has received great reviews.

Available Tuesday 7th November 2017

Project Mc2 (Season Six)

Children’s series Project Mc2 is about to return with its sixth season. The show stars four super intelligent girls who are tasked with using their knowledge and S.T.E.M skills to save the day, frequently from the science centre, ‘NOV8’

Available from Tuesday 7th November 2017

Fate/Apocrypha (Season One)

The ‘Ygddmillennia’ clan (Uh-huh, that is right, I didn’t fall asleep on my keyboard just yet) must protect the ‘Greater Grail’ in this new anime series.

Available Tuesday 7th November 2017

The Many Faces of ITO (Season One)

Japanese drama series following a screenwriter of romantic comedy who befriends other women under the guise of offering help, to learn of their secret love stories.

Available Wednesday 8th November 2017

Summary of Netflix Originals release week commencing Friday 3rd November 2017

Friday 3rd November 2017
“Alias Grace” Series (Season One) [Global Original Series]
“6 Days” 
Film [Global Original Film]
“The Big Family Cooking Show
”  (Series) [Original Series]
Tuesday 7th November 2017
“The Sinner” Series (Season One) [Original Series]
“Fate/Apocrypha” Anime Series [Original Anime Series]
“Project Mc2”
Kids Series (Season Six) [Global Original Series]
Wednesday 8th November 2017
“The Many Faces of Ito” Series (Season One) [Original Series]


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 (9th November 2017) at our usual time of 8.15pm for more information and throughout the week for updates and general news.

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