All this week’s Netflix Originals (Available from Friday 7th January 2022)

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.


In a dystopian world where android machines are made to look and act human to serve humanity, a young woman who is heavily pregnant and her boyfriend are about to embark on the journey of their lives. No, not parenthood, an apocalyptic event takes place and the world is now in the control of the androids that were created to assist. As the soon-to-be parents strive to protect their unborn child they must also fight for survival. Headed to Boston to safety the couple must face trials along the way with the Androids hot on their tales. Starring Chloe Grace Moretz and Algee Smith. 

Available from Friday 7th January 2022

Dear Mother

When Jean-Louis Bordier’s heart stops beating he expects to drop down dead as would anyone but when the inevitable doesn’t happen he consults the help of his doctor friend. Once his strange condition is confirmed he and his wife consult a wise woman who insists the problem lies in his mother issues. An absurd request he must make of her or he will indeed die – oh and he has 3 days to complete the task in this Oedipus concept comedy movies starring Laurent Lafitte & Karin Viard as Jean Louis and his wife Valerie.

Available from Tuesday 11th January 2022


Grace is a well-known author of crime and mystery thrillers but her expertise in the area are firmly declined when her sister is found murdered. Much to the detective’s dismay Grace puts her skills to good use to solve this personal crime as hidden secrets about her sister are exposed and the murderer becomes a serial killer. Stars Alyssa Milano 

Available from Thursday 13h January 2022

The Journalist

Michihito Fujii directs this ten-episode series on corruption and political scandal. A journalist named Anna who has worked hard to gain her reputation at the Japanese Toto Newspaper uses her voice to expose secrets that affect everybody as she attempts to change a country from the top. Starring Ryoko Yonekura and Go Ayano. 

Available from Thursday 13th January 2022


A young student discovers she has been delisted from her university’s scholarship scheme after damaging photos of her partying are leaked on the internet. As time passes and Sur begins to recall the events of that evening, memories remind her all was not well and she begins to uncover what really happened that night and who was behind it. Intent on clearing her name and finding grace with her family, she sets out to find out the truth at all costs and recruits the help of Amin who works as a Photocopier at the school. Starring Shenina Cinnamon and Chicco Kurniawan as Sur and Amin.

Available from Thursday 13th January 2022

Full list of Netflix Original content added Friday 7th January 2022 – Thursday 13th January 2022.

Friday 7th January 2021
“Hype House” Series (Season One) [Original]
Film [Original]
“Johnny Test” Series (Season Two) [Original]
Monday 10th January 2022
“Undercover” Series (Season Three) [Original]
Tuesday 11th January 2022
“Dear Mother” Film [Original]
Wednesday 12th January 2022
“How I Fell in Love with a Gangster” Film [Original]
Series (Season Two) [Original]
Thursday 13th January 2022
“Brazen” Film [Original]
“The Journalist”
Series (Season One) [Original]
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 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 (13th January 2022) at our usual time of 8.15 pm for more information and throughout the week for updates and general news.

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