5 New shows to watch on Netflix this week

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Indeed, it seems as though Netflix continually presents a brand-new original series every week, if not more frequently. This constant flow of new content can be overwhelming, and that’s not even taking into consideration the rapidly growing library of TV shows that Netflix has acquired and added to its platform. There’s no need to worry as we’ve assembled a convenient, consistently refreshed list showcasing each series or special that has been incorporated into the Netflix platform over the recent months.

Not only that, but we’ve also included an exciting glance at the amazing things which are expected to be unveiled in the following couple of months. This guide is intended to help the viewers navigate the ever-evolving Netflix landscape without missing out on any exceptional content. Our aim is to simplify this process for you by offering a streamlined guide to finding and understanding what’s popular on Netflix without the hassle of deep digging. We’re committed to making your Netflix browsing experience as effortless and enjoyable as possible.

1. Black Mirror:

Black Mirror: Season 6 | Official Trailer | Netflix

The series is an anthology that depicts a world progressively engaged in the web of technology. Before the era of remote isolation filled with numerous virtual Zoom meets, the show offered a fascinating exploration of how society could be greatly benefited from technological advancements. However, it doesn’t stop from unveiling the darker, more unsettling underbelly of this very same technology, often amplifying existing society and its attitudes towards technology, particularly the internet. The narrative fluctuates between the potential rewards and risks of our deeply integrated tech-driven existence, painting both the enticing and ominous facets of our digitized world. Almost four years have passed since we last saw new episodes from Black Mirror, courtesy of creators Charlie Brooker and Anabel Jones.

2. Sleeping Dog:

Schlafende Hunde | Offizieller Trailer | Netflix

A thrilling German crime series, brought to life by the creators of Unorthodox, is poised to make its debut on Netflix in June 2023. Sleeping Dog is an anticipated German Netflix Original series steeped in the crime-thriller genre, penned by Christoph Darnstädt. The show finds its roots in the original series, The Exchange Principle, a brainchild of Noah Stollman and Oded Davidoff. This project marks the second venture between Netflix and Real Film, the very collaboration that gave us the critically acclaimed series, Unorthodox. This partnership, once again, promises to deliver a captivating narrative, drawing audiences into a meticulously crafted world of intrigue and suspense.

3. Glamorous:

Glamorous | Official Trailer | Netflix

The brand new soapy drama that comes to Netflix this June introduces us to the world of Marco Mejia, a gender-nonconforming queer young man portrayed by Miss Benny (they/them). Marco’s life seems to be stuck in neutral until an unexpected encounter occurs at his day job at the makeup counter. He meets the renowned beauty mogul Madolyn Addison, one of his greatest role models, played by the iconic actor Kim Cattral (she/her)Madolyn, eager to inject new life into her high-status company, employs Marco, offering him a coveted seat at her board table. This unprecedented opportunity is Marco’s first real shot at understanding his aspirations, self-identity, and what being queer truly signifies for him.

4. Catching Killers:

Catching Killers: Season 3 | Official Trailer | Netflix

Catching Serial Killers is making its gripping return, ready to once again delve into the intricate and unsettling aspects of some of history’s most horrifying crimes. The prior seasons’ phenomenal success and audience appeal make the anticipation for the upcoming third season possible. This season promises a fresh collection of unnerving mysteries and a series of gruesome crimes lined up in succession, guaranteed to keep the adrenaline pumping. The show has earned its reputation for its stellar content, consistently capturing the interest and admiration of its fans. The atmospheric cinematography and the somber mood of the series mix perfectly with the descriptive narrative and theme. For true fans of crime, suspense, and murder whodunits, this is a must-see series. Catching Serial Killers masterfully maintains a nail-biting tension that grows with each subsequent episode, always leaving viewers on the edge of their seats.

5. The Witcher:

The Witcher: Season 3 | Official Trailer | Netflix

The upcoming third season of “The Witcher” will mark the final performance of Henry Cavill as Geralt of Rivia, with Liam Hemsworth poised to assume the role from Season 4 onwards. This third installment will be delivered in two separate volumes. The first part will grace the screens via Netflix on June 29, while the second part will follow nearly a month later, launching on the streaming platform on July 27.