5 New shows to watch on Netflix this weekend

burning body
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Now, it’s time to mark your calendar. The best time of the year has already arrived. From the jam-packed action thrilling shows to the most loved romantic comedy shows, all are coming to you this month. Are you ready for it? This month, it’s all about the world’s favorite action thrillers, returning the best series that was directed and written by the world’s best filmmaker.

We have waited for such a long period for the Virgin River season 5 to get released. Guess what? It was also released earlier this month, and we can already see the excitement in everybody’s faces. We can’t stay calm! So today, we have curated a list of 5 upcoming shows on Netflix to watch this weekend.

A Time Called You

Release date: 8 September 2023

Genre: Time travel, Mystery, Romance

Rating: 7.5/10

Cast: Ahn Hyo-seop, Jeon Yeo-been, Kang Hoon, Kim Yi-kyung and others

A Time Called You | Official Trailer | Netflix [ENG SUB]

This brand new show, ‘A Time Called You’, is directed by Kim Jin-won, and this is a remake of the Taiwanese Drama known as ‘Someday or One Day’, which was released in the year 2019. The plot of the story is all about the year 2023, when Joon-hee, the main character, is going through a tough time due to her boyfriend’s dismissal. She was facing a lot of challenges. Soon, the story takes an interesting turn, and somehow, she gets the chance to travel back to 1998 and wakes up in the body of a different person. To know what happened next, you need to go and watch this series before someone gives you another spoiler. 

Dear Child

Release date: 7 September 2023

Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Rating: 7.5/10

Cast: Kim Riedle, Sammy Schrein, Naila Schuberth, Hans Löw 

Dear Child | Official Trailer | Netflix

If you are scrolling through your Netflix account and looking for a mysterious criminal drama, then ‘Dear Child’, directed by Isabel Kleefeld and Julian Porksen, is the best one to binge-watch. This particular story is all about how Lina survived in a completely regimented house with her two children, Hannah and Jonathan. The story then took a mysterious turn when Lina tried to escape from that house. She met with a hilarious car accident. Fortunately, when her parents arrived at the hospital, she got to know about the dark truth behind the story of the disappearance of her daughter, which had been a secret for almost 13 years. If you have enjoyed the ‘Dark’ series, then this mini-series is just for you. 

Burning Body

Release date: 8 September 2023

Genre: Dark crime thriller 


Cast: Úrsula Corberó, Eva Llorach, Quim Gutiérrez, Raúl Prieto 

burning body
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The mini-series “Burning Body” is the novelized version of the true crime story Crime of the Guardia Urbana. While searching for a burning body somewhere in Barcelona, the story took an interesting turn. They could find out about the mysterious sex scandals, toxic relationships, cheating, and violence related to the death of a cop known as Pedro. This mini-series is written by Laura Sarmiento and directed by none other than Jorge Torregrossa. If you are a lover of extreme crime series, it’s the right time to binge-watch this show. 

Virgin River (Season 5)

Release date: 7 September 2023

Genre: Drama and Romance

Rating: 7.6/10

Cast: Alexandra Breckenridge, Martin Henderson, Tim Matheson, Annette O’Toole

Virgin River Season 5

The popular writer Richard Keith has produced the show, and each episode of the show is made to increase the inquisitiveness of the public as the plot involves scenes of a fresh relationship, a painful break, and a tough court trial. Virgin River made its debut in the year 2019, and people all around the world are crazy behind this show. 

Selling The OC: Season 2

Release date: 8 September 2023

Genre: Reality television 

Rating: 5.5/10

Cast: Jason Oppenheim, Brett Oppenheim, Alex Hall, Alexandra Jarvis

'Selling the OC'

The first season of ‘Selling The OC’ made its debut in the year 2022. Now, the spin-off of the Selling Sunset, Selling the OC, is all set for its long-awaited second season. The first season of this exciting show got fans hooked up on the line, with different classes of people coming for a perfect reality show.  

It’s time to take charge of entertainment, plug in your earphones, and get high on entertainment and fun. Let this week get a good blast of the best web shows.