5 Upcoming Netflix shows to binge watch this week


Netflix knows its audience like no one else. The proof is the thrilling and out-of-the-world shows which make Netflix the number one platform to binge-watch! This August is going to be super entertaining. Whether you are an action lover, a fan of humor content, or a rom-com person, there is something for every group of audience.

Feeling excited? Well, so are we! That’s why we don’t want you to waste time searching for the perfect shows to watch tonight. So, we have compiled a rundown of hand-picked shows that you can binge-watch with your friends or alone. Have a look!

The Chosen One

Release date: 18 August 2023

Genre: Drama, Action, Adventure

Casting: Dianna Agron, Tenoch Huerta, Carlos Bardem and many more

The Chosen One | Official Teaser | Netflix

An ordinary-looking boy turns out to be the chosen one, not by the people but by the god himself! This movie follows the life of a 24-year-old boy, Jodie, from Bajaj, California, who, after a disturbing accident, suddenly realizes his supernatural powers, which resemble that of the almighty Jesus. He can turn water into wine, walk cripplingly and perhaps give life to the dead. Just like Jesus fought for the world’s harmony, Jodie has to fight to strike a balance between good and evil. The show follows the theme of the never-ending fight between faith and science, between the omnipresent and technology.


Release Date: 8 August 2023

Genre: Comedy, Game show

Casting: Anzu Lawson, Lee Si-young, Na Rae Park and many more


This Korean reality show is a little different from the conventional romantic-comedy Korean series. The players have to outplay the living dead and save their lives in a world where a zombie virus is laying out with full intensity. Who will survive till the end? Will the strategy and cooperation work for them? All the questions will be answered when renowned personalities like rappers, comedians, actors, etc. will, be a part of this survival show. 


Release date: 10 August 2023

Genre: Drama, Crime, Thriller 

Casting: Uzo Aduba, Tyler Ritter, Taylor Kitsch and many more

Addiction is a curse that enslaves a person’s soul, which comes with 2 by-products, guilt and helplessness. But how will you feel if the choice is not yours? The show is exactly about it. It is about a family that built an empire of pain. The show is about America’s biggest and most deadly opium epidemic, which reveals the ugliest side of the human spirit, criminal behavior, and violence. Painkiller highlights how humans can go to any extent to fulfill their desires.

Head To Head

Release date: 3 August 2023

Genre: Comedy, Thriller, Adventure 

Casting: Abdulaziz Alshehri, Adel Radwan, Mohammad Alqass and many more

Head to Head | Official Trailer | Netflix

A comedy thriller from Saudi Arabia that will instantly indulge you in the story through its epic comic timing and adventurous plot. The story revolves around two chauffeurs who accidentally pick up an international ferocious criminal. By a twist of faith, the criminal dies under their supervision. To hide the accident, get out of all the chaos, and return to their lives, they go through numerous tragedies, which makes the situation absurd and worse. The story is a rollercoaster ride of fun and entertainment with the most talented star cast.

Killer Book Club

Release date: 25 August 2023

Genre: Horror, Suspense

Casting: Veki Velilla, Ivàn Pellicer, Alvora Mel and many more

Killer Book Club

A spooky, hair-raising movie that will be no less than a nightmare. This Spanish-language horror movie is about a group of teenagers threatened by a creepy clown who reveals his dark secret and forces them to post a horror novel based on them on social media. Each chapter will result in the death of any one of them. In the fight for survival, who will win the game, and at what cost? This movie will keep you awake for nights, thanks to the compelling script and brilliant casting. 

Now that you have got the list of the most entertaining and high-quality shows don’t waste your time anymore. Take a back seat and start watching now!