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06/02/2019 15:09 GMT

What's New On Netflix UK In February 2019? Here's The Best Films And Shows To Enjoy

Get ready to binge.

Here’s your comprehensive guide to all the new original series, films and documentaries coming to Netflix this February.

NETFLIX ORIGINAL SERIES

Siempre bruja (1/2/2019)

Siempre Bruja follows 18-year-old Carmen, a Colombian slave and witch from the 17th century who, in a desperate attempt to save her loved one, travels in time to present day Cartagena. Navigating the waters of this exciting new world, Carmen will soon discover that once a witch, always a witch.

Nightflyers (1/2/2019)

With humankind’s future at stake, a group of scientists and a powerful telepath venture into the void aboard a spaceship full of secrets.

Russian Doll (1/2/2019)

Russian Doll follows a young woman named Nadia (Natasha Lyonne) on her journey as the guest of honor at a seemingly inescapable party one night in New York City.

Bordertown: Season 2 (2/2/2019)

Past and present collide in dizzying ways for Kari Sorjonen and his colleague Lena as they investigate murders and other crimes with links to Russia.

Unauthorized Living (8/2/2019)

An influential Galician drug cartel leader must seek out his successor while keeping his degenerative disease a secret.

Nailed It! México¡ (8/2/2019)

Nailed It! Local Mexico version

One Day at a Time: Season 3 (8/2/2019)

Penelope studies to become a nurse practitioner, Elena and Syd grow closer, Alex gets punished, Lydia tackles a bucket list, and Schneider falls in love.

The Break: Season 2 (9/2/2019)

Yoann Peeters finds himself tangled in another disturbing murder case when his former psychiatrist asks for help proving a patient’s innocence.

Flavorful Origins: Chaoshan Cuisine (11/2/2019)

Delve into the delectably diverse world of Chinese cuisine and discover its regional variations and unique histories.

Dirty John  (14/2/2019)

Anthology series’ first season tells the story of how a romance with the charismatic John Meehan spiraled into secrets, denial, manipulation and, ultimately, survival – with horrific consequences for an entire family.

Dating Around (14/2/2019) 

Every episode, one single goes on five first dates filled with flirty banter, awkward exchanges and moments of true connection. Who will get a second date? Netflix’s first original dating show takes an honest and compelling look at the real world of dating.

Workin’ Moms (22/2/2019)

WORKIN’ MOMS is an original comedy series created by and starring Catherine Reitman that tests the modern ideal that women really can have it all.

Van Helsing: Season 3 (25/2/2019)

Vanessa and Scarlet embark on a search for the four Elders whose totems can raise the Dark One, while the new threat of vampire daywalkers grows.

The Umbrella Academy  (15/2/2019)

Reunited by their father’s death, estranged siblings with extraordinary powers uncover shocking family secrets ― and a looming threat to humanity.

GO! Vive a tu manera (22/2/2019)

Fiercely talented Mia receives a scholarship to a prestigious dance academy, where she soon clashes with the owner’s fashionable and popular daughter.

Suburra: Season 2 (22/2/2019)

As the fight for land, money and power intensifies, young upstarts Aureliano, Spadino and Lele conspire to seize control of Rome’s criminal underworld.

Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments: Season 3B (26/2/2019)

The saga of Clary Fray and her adventures with angels, demons, vampires and werewolves wraps up in a surprising, thrilling series conclusion.

NETFLIX WEEKLY SERIES

Romance is a Bonus Book (2/2/2019)

A gifted writer who’s the youngest editor-in-chief ever at his publishing company gets enmeshed in the life of a former copywriter desperate for a job.

Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj: Volume 2 (10/2/2019)

Hasan Minhaj’s informative and innovative comedy show returns with more deep dives into global politics and culture.

Star Trek: Discovery: Season 2

Mysterious events in different regions of the galaxy launch Discovery on a new mission with a temporary captain: Christopher Pike of the Enterprise.

NETFLIX FILM

Dear Ex (1/2/2019)

When Sanlian’s ex-husband passes away, she discovers he has altered his insurance policy, cutting out their son in favor of a stranger named Jay. Outraged, Sanlian decides that she and her son will confront Jay, but Jay proves equal to her scheme. However, when her son unexpectedly moves in with Jay, she is forced to reassess her relationship with them both.

Velvet Buzzsaw (1/2/2019)

Velvet Buzzsaw is a satirical thriller set in the contemporary art world scene of Los Angeles where big money artists and mega-collectors pay a high price when art collides with commerce.

El árbol de la sangre (8/2/2019)

Marc (Álvaro Cervantes) and Rebeca (Úrsula Corberó) are a young couple who goes to an old farmhouse belonging to Marc’s family. There, they write the shared story of their roots, creating a large family tree that harbors 25 years of love, heartbreak, sex, madness, jealousy and infidelity... and under which lies a deep mystery that marked their lives. Over their days at the farmhouse, each one will reveal secrets from their past to the other, putting their own love story in danger.

High Flying Bird (8/2/2019)

In the midst of a pro basketball lockout, sports agent Ray Burke (André Holland) finds himself caught in the face-off between the league and the players. His career is on the line, but Ray is playing for higher stakes. With only 72 hours to pull off a daring plan, he out maneuvers all the power-players as he uncovers a loophole that could change the game forever. The outcome raises questions of who owns the game – and who ought to. Directed by Academy Award winner Steven Soderbergh (Traffic) from a script by Academy Award winner Tarell Alvin McCraney (Moonlight), HIGH FLYING BIRD features an acclaimed ensemble cast that includes Zazie Beetz, Melvin Gregg, Sonja Sohn, Zachary Quinto, Kyle MacLachlan and Bill Duke, plus appearances from NBA athletes Reggie Jackson, Karl-Anthony Towns and Donovan Mitchell.

Paddleton  (22/2/2019)

An unlikely bromance between two misfit neighbors becomes an unexpectedly emotional journey when the younger man is diagnosed with terminal cancer.

The Breaker Upperers (15/2/2019)

Two women run a business breaking up couples for cash but when one develops a conscience their friendship unravels.

Yucatan (15/2/2019)

Competing con artists attempt to creatively and ruthlessly swindle a fatherly lottery winner while on a lively cruise from Spain to Mexico.

The Photographer of Mauthausen (22/2/2019)

Imprisoned at the concentration camp of Mauthausen during WWII, Catalan photographer Francesc Boix struggles to survive while saving other people and hiding film negatives that will later help incriminate Nazis. 

Firebrand (22/2/2019)

A contemporary story about relationships and the highs and lows people deal with in their lives

Paris is Us (Paris est à nous) (22/2/2019)

Dreams and reality collide as a young woman navigates a tumultuous relationship amid rising social tensions, protests and tragedies in Paris.

Isn’t It Romantic (28/2/2019)

A cynical young woman (Rebel Wilson) that doesn’t believe in love (and hates romantic comedies) wakes up one day to discover that her life has completely changed and she is now somehow trapped inside a romantic comedy.

NETFLIX ORIGINAL COMEDY SPECIALS

Ray Romano: Right Here, Around the Corner (5/2/2019)

Twenty three years after his last stand-up special, comedian, screenwriter, and Emmy Award-winning actor Ray Romano debuts his first Netflix comedy special, Ray Romano: Right Here, Around the Corner. Performing two sets on the same night - one at Manhattan’s Comedy Cellar and the second at the Village Underground, literally around the corner - Romano advises on choosing friends, surviving marriage, and knowing the difference between being old and not being young. The comedy special will launch globally on Netflix February 5th.

Ken Jeong: You Complete Me, Ho (14/2/2019)

Comedian, actor and former physician Ken Jeong returns to his stand-up roots for his first-ever Netflix comedy special, Ken Jeong: You Complete Me, Ho. Filmed at the Ice House Comedy Club in Pasadena, California, where Jeong first got his start in comedy, You Complete Me, Ho reflects on how Jeong went from being a doctor to a comedy superstar and opens up about how his wife’s courageous battle with breast cancer led to him starring in one of the biggest comedy franchises of all time, The Hangover. The special is directed and executive produced by Jon M. Chu, who also directed Jeong in the groundbreaking box office phenomenon Crazy Rich Asians.  Den of Thieves produced the special with Executive Producers Jesse Ignjatovic, Evan Prager, Jared Morell, Jordan Barrow, and Brett Carducci.

NETFLIX ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARIES

ReMastered: The Two Killings of Sam Cooke (8/2/2019)

REMASTERED: A long form documentary series of high profile, in-depth stories about music’s impact on society, as told by critically acclaimed directors, with each episode revealing surprising insight beyond the expected or commonly known. SAM COOKE: Sam Cooke was the most influential black musician of the Civil Rights Movement and advocated for the rights of black musicians, frustrating the white establishment. An investigation into the circumstances and controversy surrounding his shooting death include theories that he had been robbed and “trick-rolled’ by a woman, later revealed to be a prostitute. But many believe in a larger societal set up; namely that he was targeted by music industry moguls with links to the mob who all wanted him dead for emerging as a totem for black musicians’ rights.

Larry Charles’ Dangerous World of Comedy (15/2/2019)

Legendary comedy writer and director Larry Charles travels the world in search of humor in the most unusual, unexpected and dangerous places.

Chef’s Table: Volume 6 (22/2/2019)

A renowned Italian butcher, an Indian chef in London and two stars of Southern U.S. cuisine share their culinary journeys.

NETFLIX KIDS & FAMILY

Free Rein: Valentine’s Day (1/2/2019)

Zoe and the gang plan a girls only Galantine’s adventure. But when they set out to find the mysterious Maid’s Stone it soon becomes clear they’re not the only ones on the trail. As they race against Pin and Marcus, Holloway, and a not-to-be-trusted Mia, the girls’ friendships are tested to the limits. And, with the end of the quest in sight, Zoe wonders if some things might be better left buried…

True: Happy Hearts Day (1/2/2019)

On this special day, True and her friends share their Happy Hearts and celebrate love in the Rainbow Kingdom ... until Glummy Glooma starts to turn things blue! The title Happy Hearts Day was chosen for this episode because the episode is about the Rainbow Kingdom holiday Happy Hearts Day. The whole village shares in the warm traditions of Happy Hearts Day. It’s a play on Valentine’s Day.

The Epic Tales of Captain Underpants: Season 2 (8/2/2019)

George and Harold have to keep their grades up to go to summer camp. But it’s a tall order with Melvin ― and a cyborg Melvin ― running the school!

Kevin Hart’s Guide to Black History (8/2/2019)

In this 1+ hour comedic special, Kevin Hart plays himself while discussing the fascinating contributions of lesser known individuals from Black history through the lens of various educational reenactments.

The Dragon Prince: Season 2 (15/2/2019)

Rayla and the princes hurry toward Xadia with their precious cargo. But Claudia and Soren are close behind ― and determined to stop them.

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