Netflix is continually expanding its content library, regularly bringing new series and movies to the platform.
Part of Netflix’s strategy to attract subscribers is to produce original content – including shows like the highly-acclaimed Narcos.
The strategy is working so far, with the company’s earning’s report for Q2 2016 showing it added 1.54 million subscribers over the period.
Below is a selection of the new Netflix original series and movies scheduled to be released before the end of 2016, including content added to the library in late July.
Stranger Things – 15 July
A love letter to the ’80s classics that captivated a generation, Stranger Things is set in 1983 Indiana, where a young boy vanishes into thin air.
Rebirth – 15 July
A twisted psychological thriller from writer/director Karl Mueller (Mr. Jones) and producer Ross Dinerstein (The Pact, The Nightmare).
Tallulah – 29 July
While searching for her ex-boyfriend, a young drifter impulsively kidnaps a baby from a neglectful mother and pretends the child is her own.
The Get Down – 12 August
Set in New York in 1977, this music-driven drama series chronicles the rise of hip-hop and the last days of disco.
XOXO – 26 August
XOXO is an ensemble comedy about a group of 20-somethings on a crazy adventure to the biggest EDM festival in America, XOXO.
Narcos Season 2 – 2 September
This raw, gritty series chronicles the gripping real-life stories of the drug kingpins of the late 1980s.
Marvel’s Luke Cage – 30 September
After a sabotaged experiment leaves him with super strength and unbreakable skin, Luke Cage (Mike Colter) becomes a fugitive trying to rebuild his life in modern-day Harlem.
Haters Back Off – 14 October
Based on the character created by Colleen Ballinger-Evans, Haters Back Off delves into the oddball family life of Miranda Sings, an incredibly confident, totally untalented star on the rise.
The Crown – 4 November
The Crown tells the inside story of two of the most famous addresses in the world – Buckingham Palace and 10 Downing Street.
More series and movies due in 2016
- Mascots – Movie
- The OA – Series
- War Machine – Movie
- 3% – Series
- Frontier – Series
- Ingobernable – Series
- A Series of Unfortunate Events – Series
- Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life – Series
- Girlfriend’s Day – Movie
- Okja – Movie
- The True Memoirs of an International Assassin – Movie
- Mercy – Movie