New on Netflix this week: TV shows to binge-watch now

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New on Netflix this week: TV shows to binge now2023 © Netflix - Netflix

If it feels like there's a new Netflix original series dropping every single week, that's because there is – sometimes more than one.

It's a lot to take in, and that's before you even get started on the service's ever-expanding catalogue of acquired TV shows.

But don't stress. We've put together a handy, constantly updated compendium of every series or special that's been added in the past few months to Netflix UK, as well as the treats to come over the next couple of months.

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Netflix January 2024

January 25

Griselda limited series

Netfllix's upcoming drug kingpin drama, Griselda, sees Modern Family's Sofia Vergara star as Griselda Blanco, the woman behind one of the most profitable cartels in history operating in 1970s and 80s Miami.

January 3

Delicious in Dungeon season 1

Kicking off the Netflix anime slate for the new year is Delicious in Dungeon. Based on the manga from Kui Ryôko, the adaptation sees young adventurer Laios and his company lose all their money and provisions and a member after a dragon attack.

Will they be able to go back and save her with no supplies or food? Thank goodness for Laios who turns the party on to eating monsters.

January 1

Fool Me Once limited series

Harlan Coben fans are in for a treat. The adaptation of his thriller novel of the same name brings together Richard Armitage and Michelle Keegan as a husband and wife duo. Keegan plays the grieving widow struggling to deal with the brutal death of her husband until she catches a glimpse of her deceased hubby on the nanny cam.

Netflix December

December 29

Berlin season 1

The Money Heist prequel sees Pedro Alonso reprise the role of Andrés 'Berlin' de Fonollosa. Driven by money and love, Pedro has his sights set on a €44 million jackpot.

December 28

Pokemon Concierge season 1

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The Pokemon are back in adorable stop-motion animated form. The series follows the Pokemon Resort concierge Haru and her trustee sidekick Psyduck.

December 22

Gyeongseong Creature season 1

This historical thriller set during the Japanese occupation of South Korea sees two investigators discover a terrifying secret during their search for missing people.

December 14

The Crown season 6, part 2

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The final chapter of the historical drama about Queen Elizabeth II's 70-year reign.

Yu Yu Hakusho season 1

From the popular anime comes this live action remake about a teenager brought back from the dead to be an underworld detective.

December 7

I Hate Christmas season 2

Family drama and a fake boyfriend for the holiday season. It can only be a classic Christmas romcom.

December 6

Blood Coast / Pax Massilia season 1

The French action thriller centres around a group of policemen with a particular set of methods who are tasked with tracking down a dangerous criminal in order to prevent a bloodbath in Marseille.

December 1

Sweet Home season 2

This Korean horror brings you more from the terrifying world where humans begin to turn into savage monsters.

Netflix November

November 30

Obliterated season 1

A comedy series from the creators of Cobra Kai set in the big lights of Las Vegas.

School Spirits season 1

Peyton List headlines the new teen drama as Maddie, a teen stuck in the afterlife who begins to investigate her own disappearance.

Virgin River season 5 – Part 2

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Virgin River treats fans to two additional Christmas episodes of the fifth season.

November 29

Bad Surgeon: Love Under the Knife season 1

One of the biggest frauds in modern medical history is explored in this Netflix original.

November 28

Love Like a K-Drama season 1

The Japanese dating show sees contestants thrown into the work of Korean dramas in the hope of finding true love.

November 24

A Nearly Normal Family limited series

Swedish thriller. Based on the book by Mattias Edvardsson, a seemingly normal family go to extreme lengths to protect one another.

November 22

Squid Game: The Challenge

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If you ever wondered what a real-life Squid Game would be like, this show is for you. The game show takes inspiration from the Netflix phenomenon, pitting contestants against each other in near-impossible challenges.

High on The Hog: How African Cuisine Transformed America season 2

Chef and writer Stephen Satterfield explores Africa's place in American cuisine in this docuseries.

November 17

Scott Pilgrim Takes Off season 1

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This new iteration of Scott Pilgrim sees him meet the girl of his dreams, but dating her involves the defeat of her exes.

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November 16

The Crown season 6, part 1

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The first few episodes of the final season of Netflix's historical drama about the royal family are expected to address the final weeks of the late Diana, Princess of Wales' life.

November 10

At the Moment season 1

Set during the pandemic in Taiwan, the anthology series follows 10 unique love stories of passion and heartache.

November 8

Escaping Twin Flames season 1

A Netflix original three-part docuseries about the leaders of a group who claim they can make you fall in love with a destined partner.

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