Here is your weekly dose of “Netflix Espresso”, a list of all the shows and movies on Netflix you should be looking out for.
Coming Soon On Netflix
13 Reasons Why Renewed for Season 2
It’s official. The controversial series will return for a second season in 2018. The new installment will run for a total of 13 episodes, with Brian Yorkey staying as showrunner.
13 Reasons Why season 2, according to Netflix, “picks up in the aftermath of Hannah Baker’s (Katherine Langford) death and the start of the characters’ complicated journeys toward healing and recovery.”
Orange Is The New Black Season 5
A riot sparked by Poussey’s death quickly escalates when the inmates gain control of the prison. Once they get a taste of power, chaos ensues through the halls of Litchfield. In real time and over the course of just three days, season five of Orange Is The New Black will leave the inmates’ lives forever changed as they are emboldened to fight for redemption, resolution and the respect they deserve.
The new season of the prison drama resumes on June 9th on Netflix. Watch the official trailer below:
Bloodline Season 3 (Final Season)
They’re not bad people, but they did a bad thing… and then a few dozen more. And that will most certainly continue as the Rayburns reach the end of their morally-ambiguous journey.
The third and final season of Bloodline launches globally on Friday, May 26 on Netflix.
Watch the official trailer below:
The military comedy is inspired by the book The Operators: The Wild & Terrifying Inside Story of America’s War in Afghanistan by the late journalist Michael Hastings.
When a proud general is tasked with winning an unpopular war, he takes the challenge head-on, not knowing that hubris may be his own worst enemy. It stars Brad Pitt, Topher Grace, and Emory Cohen.
What’s New On Netflix
Norm Macdonald: Hitler’s Dog, Gossip & Trickery
Comedian Norm Macdonald delivers a set full of wry, droll observations in this original stand-up special shot live in Boston.
Queen of the South Season 1
Inspired by the global best-selling novel “La Reina Del Sur” by internationally acclaimed author Arturo Pérez-Reverte, the series follows the journey of Teresa Mendoza (Alice Braga) and the sacrifices she must make not only to survive but to also make it to the top of the drug world.
The 13-episode first season of Queen of the South is now available for streaming on Netflix.
The Host is the next epic love story from the creator of the “Twilight Saga,” worldwide bestselling author, Stephenie Meyer.
When an unseen enemy threatens mankind by taking over their bodies and erasing their memories, Melanie Stryder (Saoirse Ronan) will risk everything to protect the people she cares most about — Jared (Max Irons), Ian (Jake Abel), her brother Jamie (Chandler Canterbury) and her Uncle Jeb (William Hurt) , proving that love can conquer all in a dangerous new world.
The Last Kingdom Season 2
The eight-episode second season of The Last Kingdom “picks up in the year 878 as the wild lands of the north have fallen into chaos and rebellion. Uhtred continues the fight for his native land of Northumbria. Having given his sword to King Alfred, despite his upbringing by the invading pagan Danes, he embarks on a voyage to reclaim his own fate and avenge Earl Ragnar’s death, recapturing his ancestral lands of Bebbanburg.”
The Mars Generation
Self-professed teenage “space nerds” at Space Camp chase their dreams of traveling to Mars, while experts reflect on NASA’s history and future. The Mars Generation stars Neil deGrasse Tyson, Bill Nye, and Michio Kaku.
Sense 8 Season 2
In Season 2, dark forces continue to track the cluster of eight connected characters. The sensates will learn more about BPO, the secret organization searching for their cluster and others like them, and will work to protect themselves from this organization that is out to hunt and kill them.
Starring John Abraham and Nargis Fakhri, Madras Cafe follows an Indian intelligence agent who journeys to a war-torn coastal island to break a resolute rebel group and meets a passionate journalist.
All We Had
When an aimless woman and her teenage daughter find themselves stranded on the way to Boston, they decide to try to make a go of it in a small town. All We Had stars Katie Holmes and Luke Wilson.
American Dad Seasons 1-7
Created by Seth MacFarlane (Family Guy), American Dad focuses on a family consisting of Stan, a right-leaning C.I.A. agent; his wife; their two kids, including a liberal daughter; a housebound alien named Roger; and a French-speaking goldfish.
Handsome: A Netflix Mystery Movie
Homicide detective Gene Handsome (Jeff Garlin) sets out to solve a woman’s murder while searching for clues about what’s missing from his personal life in Handsome: A Netflix Mystery Movie. Natasha Lyonne and Amy Sedaris also star.
Master of None Season 2
After traveling abroad, Dev (Aziz Ansari) returns to New York to take on challenges in his personal and family life, a new career opportunity, and a complex, developing relationship with someone very meaningful to him. Season 2 started streaming today.
That’s it for this week!
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