This month temperatures seem to be rising again – this could be partly due to Netflix hot new releases! This month you can expect the return of your favourite animation with Season 3 of Big Mouth coming to your small screen. Netflix will also have a handful of brand new shows including Daybreak and the Hip-Hop reality show, Rhythm & Flow with Cardi B, Chance the Rapper and TI, all starring fresh talent. Eddie Murphy also makes his comeback to the comedy scene with his portrayal of Rudy Ray Moore in the highly anticipated Dolemite is My Name. Make sure not to forget your SPF 50 as this month on Netflix will be an absolute scorcher!
Raising Dion – Netflix Original Series – 4 October 2019
Raising Dion follows the story of a woman named Nicole (Alisha Wainwright), who raises her son Dion (newcomer Ja’Siah Young) after the death of her husband, Mark (Michael B. Jordan). The normal dramas of raising a son as a single mom are amplified when Dion starts to manifest several mysterious, superhero-like abilities. Nicole must now keep her son’s gifts secret with the help of Mark’s best friend Pat (Jason Ritter), and protect Dion from antagonists out to exploit him while figuring out the origin of his abilities.
Big Mouth: Season 3 – Netflix Original Series – 4 October 2019
Big Mouth is a 10-episode, half-hour edgy adult animated comedy from real-life best friends Nick Kroll (Kroll Show, The League) and Andrew Goldberg (Family Guy) about the glorious nightmare that is teenage puberty.
Rhythm + Flow – Netflix Original Series – 9 October 2019
Judges Cardi B, Chance the Rapper and T.I. search for the next breakout hip-hop star in this music competition series. Starting October 9, new episodes of Rhythm + Flow will roll out each Wednesday, with different phases of the competition featured across 10 episodes.
El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie – Netflix Original Series – 11th October 2019
Written and directed by Breaking Bad creator Vince Gilligan, the Netflix Television Event EL CAMINO: A BREAKING BAD MOVIE follows fugitive Jesse Pinkman (Aaron Paul) as he runs from his captors, the law and his past.
Haunted: Season 2 – Netflix Original Series – 11 October 2019
In an all-new season of true-life terror, real people recount unsettling run-ins with demons, ghosts and more, as told via dramatic reenactments.
Insatiable: Season 2 – Netflix Original Series – 11 October 2019
Amidst more pageant competitions, Patty and Bob each grapple with their own guilt and personal issues as the victims keep piling up around them.
The Bling Lagosians- 11 October 2019
As each member of the Holloway family work to solve their problems, they prepare for Mopelola’s party, clearly to become the year’s biggest society event. But the buzz about the party compels the Asset Management Corporation to foreclose on ST. IVES, the family business after the death of his Godfather Baba Eko who had been protecting Akin Holloway. He must then fight a bigger battle – getting Mopelola to cancel her party and maintain a low profile to get them off the radar, while he tries to save the business.
Living with Yourself – Netflix Original Series – 18 October 2019
LIVING WITH YOURSELF is an existential comedy about a man (Paul Rudd) struggling in life who undergoes a new treatment to become a better person, only to find that he’s been replaced by a new and improved version of himself.
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner – Netflix Original Documentary -23 October 2019
“Each episode of Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner will feature David Chang accompanied by a different celebrity guest exploring a single city, its culture and its cuisine. As the pair travels through each city, they will also uncover new and surprising things about themselves.
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner is produced by Tremolo Productions in association with Majordomo Media. Morgan Neville, Dara Horenblas, David Chang, Christopher Chen, Caryn Capotsto, and Blake Davis serve as Executive Producers.”
Dolemite Is My Name – Netflix Original Film – 25th October 2019
Academy Award nominee and Golden Globe winner Eddie Murphy portray real-life legend Rudy Ray Moore, a comedy and rap pioneer who proved naysayers wrong when his hilarious, obscene, kung-fu fighting alter ego, Dolemite, became a 1970s Blaxploitation phenomenon.
Daybreak – Netflix Original Series – 24th October 2019
Navigating a post-apocalyptic world full of zombies and Mad Max-style gangs, teenage outcast searches for his lost love in this humorous drama series.
Pose: Season 2 – Netflix Original Series – 30th October 2019
Season 2 of the drama that explores New York City’s ball culture in the 1980s, with its downtown social and literary scene and the rise of the yuppie milieu.
Spider-Man – 10/1/2019
When bitten by a genetically modified spider, a nerdy, shy, and awkward high school student gains spider-like abilities that he eventually must use to fight evil as a superhero after tragedy befalls his family.
The Bounty Hunter 10/1/2019
A bounty hunter learns that his next target is his ex-wife, a reporter working on a murder cover-up. Soon after their reunion, the always-at-odds duo finds themselves on a run-for-their-lives adventure.
The spirits of a deceased couple are harassed by an unbearable family that has moved into their home, and hire a malicious spirit to drive them out.
The Bodyguard – 10/1/2019
A former Secret Service agent takes on the job of bodyguard to an R&B singer, whose lifestyle is most unlike a President’s.
New York Minute – 10/1/2019
Two very different twin sisters haven’t spent a day together in years. That changes the day they have to go to NYC and everything goes wrong – chased by a truancy officer, a killer wanting a chip back and two nice young guys.
Baby Driver -10/4/2019
After being coerced into working for a crime boss, a young getaway driver finds himself taking part in a heist doomed to fail.
The Walking Dead: Season 9 – 10/9/2019
Sheriff Deputy Rick Grimes wakes up from a coma to learn the world is in ruins and must lead a group of survivors to stay alive.
Silver Linings Playbook – 10/16/2019
After a stint in a mental institution, former teacher Pat Solitano moves back in with his parents and tries to reconcile with his ex-wife. Things get more challenging when Pat meets Tiffany, a mysterious girl with problems of her own.
The Originals: Season 5 – 10/21/2019
A family of power-hungry thousand-year-old vampires look to take back the city that they built and dominate all those who have done them wrong.