New On Netflix For April!

Now that most of you have more time on your hands to watch Netflix, here is a selection of what’s on offer during your confinement!

NETFLIX ORIGINAL TV

Nailed It!: Season 4  01/04/2020

The hosts you love, the hot messes you crave. Welcome back to the Nailed It! kitchens, where anyone, like, literally, anyone, can win.

Sunderland ‘Til I Die: Season 2  01/04/2020

After two consecutive seasons of failure, Sunderland hope to get things turned around, as they face a new season in the third tier of English soccer.

La casa de papel: Part 4  03/04/2020

Lives are on the line as the Professor’s plan begins to unravel, and the thieves must fend off enemies from both inside and outside the Bank of Spain.

TERRACE HOUSE: TOKYO 2019-2020: Part 3  07/04/2020

Life in Tokyo continues; doors open and close in the house, bonds are born and tested. As Ruka takes his next step, Hana meets new rivals.

The Circle Game  (Coming Soon)

Be yourself – or someone else? The players must choose while chasing a cash prize, when this light-hearted, strategic competition show comes to France.

Brews Brothers  10/04/2020

These two estranged brothers know everything there is to know about brewing beer. If only they knew something about being a family.

Outer Banks  15/04/2020

A tight-knit group of teens unearths a long-buried secret, setting off a chain of illicit events that takes them on an adventure they’ll never forget.

El Dragón: Return of a Warrior: Season 2  17/04/2020

A bombing investigation gives Héctor a lead on his sister’s murder. As Miguel plans to produce a new drug, Valentín uses Chisca to steal the prototype.

Too Hot to Handle   17/04/2020

Fary: Hexagone: Season 2  16/04/2020

Fary returns to the stage to unpack his complicated feelings on faith, social media influencers, beatboxing and his native France.

The King: Eternal Monarch  – Coming Soon

#blackAF 17/04/2020

Kenya Barris and Rashida Jones star in this family comedy series, inspired by Barris’s real life.

Cooked with Cannabis  20/04/2020

Chefs compete to get the hosts and special guests high on elevated cannabis cuisine, with their artful use of leafy herb, THC infusions and CBD sauces.

The Midnight Gospel   20/04/2020

Drawing on interviews from the Duncan Trussell Family Hour podcast, this animated series follows a space-caster who travels the galaxy searching for the meaning of life.

Absurd Planet  22/04/2020

A cast of quirky critters and Mother Nature herself narrate this funny science series, which peeks into the lives of Earth’s most incredible animals.

The House of Flowers : Season 3  23/04/2020

The dark comedy series, about a wealthy Mexico City family with secrets, returns for Season 3.

After Life: Season 2  24/04/2020

Set in the small fictitious town of Tambury, the comedy-drama series follows Tony (Ricky Gervais), a writer for the local newspaper, whose life is upended after his wife dies from cancer.

In series 2, whilst still struggling with immense grief for his wife, we see Tony try to become a better friend to those around him. Each grappling with their own problems, and only to be intensified by the looming threat of the local newspaper being shut down.  Will the town’s local Am-Dram show lift everyone’s spirits?

The Last Kingdom: Season 4  26/04/2020

As Edward and Aethelflaed spar over the future of Mercia, and their father’s dream of a united England, Uhtred tries to recover his lost birthright.

Never Have I Ever   27/04/2020

A coming-of-age comedy series about the life of a modern first-generation Indian American teenage girl, inspired by Mindy Kaling’s own childhood.

Extracurricular  29/04/2020

Extracurricular is a story of high school students, who become tangled in a series of conflicts and events that challenge human values and morality.

Jisoo ends up committing a serious crime because of his determination to make college tuition money on his own, by any means.

Minhee gets caught up in Jisoo’s crime, while Jisoo’s schoolmate, Gyuri, becomes involved in the same crime.

Summertime  29/04/2020

Inspired by Federico Moccia’s books, this series follows Summer, who longs to leave her small town and see the world, as she meets Ale, a motorcyclist.

The Victims’ Game  30/04/2020

After discovering his estranged daughter’s link to mysterious murders, a forensic detective with Asperger’s syndrome risks everything to solve the case.

The Forest of Love: Deep Cut  30/04/2020

Nothing’s as it seems, when a charismatic conman and an aspiring film crew delve into the lives of two emotionally scarred women.

NEW WEEKLY TV EPISODES 

Riverdale: Season 4

Daring adventure meets chilling darkness, as Riverdale explores a new side of grief, and the gang prepares for the ultimate test; senior year.

RuPaul’s Drag Race: Season 12

Thirteen queens. One crown. Ru and her crew are back for another season of fierce lip syncs, A-list guest judges and dazzling fashion.

Better Call Saul: Season 5

Following small-time attorney Jimmy McGill as he transforms into morally challenged lawyer Saul Goodman, the prequel to Breaking Bad returns for Season 5.

NETFLIX ORIGINAL FILM

Willy and the Guardians of the Lake: Tales from the Lakeside Winter Adventure  27/03/2020

As winter approaches the lake, a common threat rattles the Verdies and Grimps, as Willy Whistle looks to seize his chance to become a guardian.

Coffee & Kareem  03/04/2020

While police officer, James Coffee (Ed Helms) enjoys his new relationship with Vanessa Manning (Taraji P. Henson), her beloved 12-year-old son, Kareem (Terrence Little Gardenhigh) plots their break-up. Attempting to scare away his mom’s boyfriend for good, Kareem tries to hire criminal fugitives to take him out, but accidentally exposes a secret network of criminal activity, making his family its latest target. To protect Vanessa, Kareem teams up with Coffee — the partner he never wanted — for a dangerous chase across Detroit.

Money Heist: The Phenomenon  03/04/2020

This film takes a look at why and how Money Heist sparked a wave of enthusiasm around the world, for a lovable group of thieves and their professor.

Tigertail   10/04/2020

In New York, Pin-Jui (Tzi Ma) reflects on the love of his past, and his departure from Taiwan, which he revisits years later with his daughter Angela.

Love Wedding Repeat   10/04/2020  

In this innovative romantic comedy about the power of chance, alternate versions of the same wedding unfold as Jack (Sam Claflin) tries to make sure his little sister has the perfect wedding day. But he’ll have to juggle an angry ex-girlfriend, an uninvited guest with a secret, a misplaced sleep sedative, and unexpectedly reuniting with the girl of his dreams who got away, Dina (Olivia Munn). If he succeeds, Jack might find a happy ending of his own. La vie scolaire  10/04/2020

In one of the poorest areas of Paris, a school counsellor devotes herself to working with disadvantaged students, while facing challenges of her own.

The Main Event   10/04/2020   

When 11-year-old Leo Thompson (Seth Carr) discovers a magical wrestling mask that grants him super strength, he uses it to enter a WWE competition. With the support of his grandmother (Tichina Arnold), Leo will do whatever it takes to achieve his dream of becoming a WWE Superstar. Can one kid win it all, in the face of epic challengers in the ring?

Sergio   17/04/2020

Charismatic and complex, Sergio Vieira de Mello (Wagner Moura) has spent the majority of his storied career as a top UN diplomat working in the world’s most unstable regions, deftly navigating deals with presidents, revolutionaries, and war criminals, for the sake of protecting the lives of ordinary people. But just as he readies himself for a simpler life with the woman he loves (Ana de Armas), Sergio takes one last assignment — in Baghdad, newly plunged into chaos following the US invasion. Stars Brian F O’Byrne

Betonrausch   17/04/2020

Based on true events, this film charts the rise and fall of two real estate fraudsters in Germany, as they are caught in their own web of lies and deceit.

Legado en los huesos   17/04/2020

In this sequel to The Invisible Guardian, Inspector Amaia Salazar investigates a suicide, connected to a big murder case she had previously solved in Northern Spain.

Earth and Blood (La terre et le sang)   17/04/2020

After decades of successfully running a sawmill in the Ardennes, hiring ex-cons and young offenders, Said receives an unwelcome visitor; a cartel.

El silencio del pantano   22/04/2020

A successful, cold-blooded crime novelist gets involved in a kidnapping case, while uncovering the corrupt ties between politicians and the local mafia in Valencia, Spain.

Extraction  24/04/2020

Tyler Rake (Chris Hemsworth) is a fearless black market mercenary, with nothing left to lose, when his skills are solicited to rescue the kidnapped son of an imprisoned international crime lord. But in the murky underworld of weapon dealers and drug traffickers, an already deadly mission approaches the impossible, forever altering the lives of Rake and the boy. An action-packed, edge-of-your-seat thriller.

Rich in Love (Ricos de Amor)   30/04/2020

Working incognito at his rich dad’s company to test his own merits, Teto falls for Paula, and tells her he grew up poor, a lie that spins out of control.

Dangerous Lies   30/04/2020

After losing her waitressing job, Katie Franklin (Camila Mendes) takes a job as a caretaker to a wealthy elderly man in his sprawling, empty Chicago estate. The two grow close, but when he unexpectedly passes away, and names Katie as his sole heir, she and her husband, Adam (Jessie T. Usher) are pulled into a complex web of lies, deception, and murder. If she’s going to survive, Katie will have to question everyone’s motives — even the people she loves. DANGEROUS LIES is directed by Michael Scott, and also stars Jamie Chung, Cam Gigandet, Sasha Alexander, and Elliott Gould.

NETFLIX ORIGINAL COMEDY

The Iliza Shlesinger Sketch Show    01/04/2020

Hold on to your top knot and grab your remote for the upcoming six-part sketch series, The Iliza Shlesinger Sketch Show. Executive produced and starring comedian, Iliza Shlesinger, who leads her ensemble cast in this hilarious satire-filled series packed with insane original characters who inhabit the landscape of all the content we love to consume and make fun of. The Iliza Shlesinger Sketch Show premieres globally on Netflix on April 1, 2020.

David Batra: Elefanten I Rummet  01/04/2020

Swedish stand-up, David Batra, gets personal as he playfully details the perks and pitfalls of being married to a recently resigned political leader.

Mauricio Meirelles: Levando o Caos  16/04/2020

Brazilian comedian Mauricio Meirelles performs a stand-up special shot in São Paulo.

Middleditch & Schwartz  21/04/2020

Thomas Middleditch and Ben Schwartz bring their two-person comedy show, Middleditch & Schwartz, to a global audience, in a collection of three completely improvised Netflix comedy specials. Each performance is based entirely on a random audience suggestion. All three parts, each filmed at the NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts, will premiere on Netflix on April 21, 2020.

Middleditch & Schwartz: Dream Job

The story of two friends, one of whom has an important job interview, which spirals into an existential crisis involving photography, The New York Times, and conversations in bathroom stalls at JFK airport. By the end of a hilarious turn of events, Kyle is Saussin, Saussin is Kyle, neither have their dream job, but both know what it means to truly embody a Gazelle.

Middleditch & Schwartz: Law School Magic

What starts as a dreaded final exam for a group of first year law students quickly turns into a test of human morality, as the duo encounters an alien, contemplates child abandonment, and dabbles in a bit of magic. The Breakfast Club meets The Chronicles of Narnia in this imaginary class’ quest to learn the difference between paper and digital contracts.

Middleditch & Schwartz: Parking Lot Wedding

Emotions are high in the events leading up to and during a wedding, where the priest, a ghost, and the bride and groom’s parents are as loose as a caboose. Follow Thomas and Ben down the aisle, as they concoct a compelling scenario – the tale of sixth grade lovers, a robbery-gone-wrong, and the ultimate test of true love.

Yours Sincerely, Kanan Gill  24/04/2020

Measuring his adult life against the goals set in a letter written as a teen to his future self, Kanan Gill’s takeaways get dark – yet oddly illuminating.

NETFLIX ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARIES 

How to Fix a Drug Scandal   01/04/2020

Two drug lab chemists’ shocking crimes cripple a state’s judicial system and blur the lines of justice for lawyers, officials and thousands of inmates.

LA Originals 10/04/2020

Known for their ties to Chicano street life and hip hop, Estevan Oriol and Mister Cartoon trace their journey from gifted artists to cultural pioneers.

The Innocence Files  15/04/2020

The Innocence Files shines a light on the untold personal stories behind eight cases of wrongful conviction, that the nonprofit organisation, the Innocence Project, and organisations within the Innocence Network, have uncovered and worked tirelessly to overturn. The nine-episode series is composed of three compelling parts – The Evidence, The Witness and The Prosecution. These stories expose difficult truths about the state of America’s deeply-flawed criminal justice system, while showing when the innocent are convicted, it is not just one life that is irreparably damaged forever; families, victims of crime, and trust in the system are also broken in the process.

ARASHI’s Diary -Voyage- episodes 5&6  (Coming Soon)

Twenty years after their debut, join the beloved members of Arashi on a new journey, as they showcase their lives, talents and gifts to the world.

In the new episodes, the members of Arashi reveal the emotions and feelings they’ve kept inside, as the countdown to their hiatus continues with their final tour. During their national tour to complete 50 stages, the guys announce their decision publicly; Arashi will go on hiatus after the end of 2020. The camera follows the behind the scenes of the press conference.

A Secret Love   29/04/2020

A Secret Love tells an incredible love story between Terry Donahue and Pat Henschel, whose relationship spans nearly seven decades. Terry played in the women’s professional baseball league, inspiring the hit movie A League of Their Own. But the film did not tell the real-life story of the women, who remained closeted for most of their lives. This documentary follows Terry and Pat back to when they met for the first time, through their professional lives in Chicago, coming out to their conservative families and grappling with whether or not to get married. Facing the hardships of ageing and illness, their love proves resilient as they enter the home stretch.

Circus of Books   22/04/2020

For nearly four decades, unassuming couple, Karen and Barry Mason, ran Circus of Books store, that be came a hub for the local gay community.

Murder to Mercy: The Cyntoia Brown Story  29/04/2020

After 16-year-old Cyntoia Brown is sentenced to life in prison, questions about her past, physiology and the law itself call her guilt into question.

NETFLIX KIDS & FAMILY

Spirit Riding Free: Riding Academy  03/04/2020

A new chapter begins for Lucky and her friends, as they leave Miradero behind to live and learn at the prestigious Palomino Bluffs Riding Academy.

StarBeam  03/04/2020

A real kid with real superpowers has a tech-wiz best friend who becomes her sidekick. Together with their seagull pal, they protect their seaside city.

The Last Kids on Earth: Book 2   17/04/2020

Jack, June, Quint and Dirk set out to find missing zombies, reclaim their town and maybe — just maybe — finally score a seat at the cool table.

The Willoughbys   22/04/2020

Convinced they’d be better off raising themselves, the Willoughby children hatch a sneaky plan to send their selfish parents on vacation. The siblings then embark on their own high-flying adventure to find the true meaning of family.

Hello Ninja: Season 2  24/04/2020

NETFLIX ORIGINAL ANIME

Hi Score Girl: Season 2   09/04/2020

They’ve levelled up to high school, training at arcade fighting games along the way. Now Haruo, Akira, and their friends face their final level.

Drifting Dragons  30/04/2020

Dragons are on the menu as the crew of the airship, Quin Zaza, sets out on a hunt. If they fail, empty stomachs will be the least of their worries.

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