Here’s everything to look forward to from Netflix in 2019

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Get ready.

Netflix unleashed a lot of new movies and series on its audience in 2018, and 2019 promises to be deliver even more, with the streaming service set to release new seasons of shows like Stranger Things and 13 Reasons Why, as well as anticipated reboots (The Dark Crystal prequel), series (Ava DuVernay’s The Central Park Five), and standup specials (Billy Eichner, Wanda Sykes). We can only hope that Netflix new releases in 2019 are even better. Here’s what we know about the new releases on Netflix in 2019 so far.

Netflix release dates 2019: The best new movies and series

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Netflix release dates: January 2019

January 1

A Series of Unfortunate Events season 3 (series)

The final season will (hopefully) answer some big questions.

Comedians of the World (standup)

Standup sets from 47 comedians from across the globe.

Pinky Malinky (kids)

A hot dog tries to get people to embrace the positive.

Tidying Up with Marie Kondo (series)

A home makeover show with expert Marie Kondo.

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January 4

And Breathe Normally (film)

A single mom living in Iceland and a woman seeking asylum have a chance meeting.

Call My Agent! season 3 (series)

Isabelle Huppert and Monica Bellucci star in the latest season of the French series. 

El Potro: Unstoppable (film)

A popular singer must deal with his newfound fame.

Lionheart (film)

A woman runs her family business while her father is ill.


January 9

Godzilla the Planet Eater (film)

Godzilla goes anime.

January 10

When Heroes Fly (film)

Four Israeli veterans travel to Colombia to find an old friend.

January 11

Friends from College season 2 (series)

The friends have to work through their issues as Max’s wedding looms.

ReMastered: Massacre at the Stadium (series)

The man accused of killing singer Victor Jara tries to assert his innocence.

Solo (film)

After a surfer falls on a cliff, he goes into survival mode.

The Last Laugh (film)

A comedian’s former manager urges him to get back on stage.

Sex Education (series)

A teenager whose mom is a sex therapist helps his classmates with their issues.

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January 15

Sebastian Maniscalco: Stay Hungry (standup)

The comedian’s debut Netflix special has bite.

Revenger (film)

A detective sneaks onto an island prison searching for revenge.

January 18

Fyre: The Greatest Party That Never Happened (documentary)

A look back at the spectacular disaster of the Fyre Festival.

Girl (film)

A transgender teen becomes a ballerina.

Grace and Frankie season 5 (series)

The ladies are back, and this season RuPaul guest stars.

Carmen Sandiego (series)

An animated reboot of the ’90s show.

Close (film)

A security guard must protect an heiress.

IO (film)

A teen tries to save Earth before she’s stranded there.

Soni (film)

A police officer and her boss deal with gender issues in Delhi.

Trigger Warning with Killer Mike (series)

The rapper and a team of correspondents dig deep on social issues.

Trolls! The Beat Goes On season 5 (series)

The trolls explore wormholes and snow.

January 21

Justice (film)

After returning to Abu Dhabi, a woman becomes a defense attorney instead of joining the family’s law firm.

January 24

Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes (series)

Can the words of serial killer Ted Bundy give us insight into his mind?

January 25

Kingdom (series)

Death, plague, and conspiracy mount in this South Korean series.

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt season 4 (series)

The second half of the final season is here.

Black Earth Rising (series)

Michaela Coel and John Goodman star in this political thriller.

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Animas (film)

Dreams and reality collide in this Spanish thriller.

Medici: The Magnificent (series)

A follow-up to the 2016 series on Cosimo Medici.

Polar (film)

A top assassin is dragged out of retirement

January 29

Gabriel “Fluffy” Iglesias: One Show Fits All (standup)

“Fluffy” talks parenthood and Snoop Dogg.

Netflix release dates: February 2019

February 1

Velvet Buzzsaw (film)

Jake Gyllenhaal and Rene Russo reunite for this L.A. art-world thriller.

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Siempre Bruja (series)

A witch time travels to escape her fate and lands in modern-day Cartagena.

Russian Doll (series)

Natasha Lyonne stars in this comedy series from Amy Poehler and Leslye Headland.

February 8

One Day At a Time season 3 (series)

The family is back for season 3, with guest star Gloria Estefan.

February 15

The Umbrella Academy (series)

Ellen Page stars in this adaptation of the cult superhero comic.

Netflix release dates: March 2019

March 1

The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind (film)

Based on the story of William Kamkwamba, a 13-year-old boy who builds a wind turbine to save his village.

March 22

The Dirt (film)

An adaptation of Mötley Crüe’s biography from Jackass‘ Jeff Tremaine.

March 29

The Highwaymen (film)

Woody Harrelson and Kevin Costner star as the Texas Rangers who tracked Bonnie and Clyde.


Netflix release dates: April 2019

April 5

The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina season 2 (series)

Sabrina is back.

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Our Planet (series)

From the creators of Planet Earth.

Editor’s note: This article is regularly updated for relevance.

Audra Schroeder

Audra Schroeder

Audra Schroeder is the Daily Dot’s senior entertainment writer, and she focuses on streaming, comedy, and music. Her work has previously appeared in the Austin Chronicle, the Dallas Observer, NPR, ESPN, Bitch, and the Village Voice. She is based in Austin, Texas.