New on Netflix this week: TV shows to binge-watch now

If it feels like there's a new Netflix original series dropping every single week, that's because there is. Sometimes more than one.

It's a lot to take in, and that's before you even get started on the service's ever-expanding catalogue of acquired TV shows.

But don't stress. We've put together a handy, constantly updated compendium of every series or special that's been added in the past few months to Netflix UK, as well as the treats to come over the next couple of months.

Related: Every new movie on Netflix

Netflix November

November 22

Squid Game: The Challenge

squid game ep artwork showing the front man with guards in the background
Casablanca/Republic Records - Netflix

If you ever wondered what a real-life Squid Game would be like, this show is for you. The game show takes inspiration from the Netflix phenomenon, pitting contestants against each other in near-impossible challenges.

November 17

Scott Pilgrim Takes Off season 1

mark webber, alison pill and michael cera, scott pilgrim takes off

This new iteration of Scott Pilgrim sees him meet the girl of his dreams, but dating her involves the defeat of her exes.

November 2

All The Light We Cannot See limited series

nell sutton and mark ruffalo in all the light we cannot see

Starring Marvel actor Mark Ruffalo, the WWII drama is based on the book of the same name and follows the story of a blind French girl whose life becomes entangled with that of a German soldier in occupied France.

Cigarette Girl season 1

In trying to honour the last wish of his dying father, a son discovers a moving love story hidden in his family's distant past.

Netflix October

October 26

Pluto season 1

Based on the popular manga by Naoki Urasawa and Takashi Nagasaki, this new anime series sees Gesicht (a robot detective) attempting to solve the linked deaths of robots and people.

October 20

Elite season 7

Elite will be back this autumn with tons of new faces added to the cast, no doubt bringing more drama and chaos to the exclusive, wealthy private school.

Creature limited series

Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein has been revived as a Turkish fantasy period series.

Doona! season 1

Sparks fly between a college student and a beautiful former K-pop sensation when they begin living together but can they make that romance last?

October 19


Based on the comic book, the sci-fi thriller sees four detectives from different time periods stumped about the same murder.

Neon season 1

Three friends work their way into the world of reggaeton in the new music drama from the Netflix Original catalogue.

October 18

Dark Water season 1

A Netflix Original Indian TV thriller

October 12

Fall of the House of Usher

carla gugino in the fall of the house of usher

Things get tense in this Edgar Allan Poe adaptation by Mike Flanagan when two siblings go head to head over their father's business empire.

October 5

Everything Now

17-year-old Londoner Mia Polanco is released from hospital after battling anorexia and is thrust back into the challenging world of sixth form.

October 3

Lupin season 3

Emmanuel Guimier - Netflix

Will Pellegrini be hunting for Assane's blood as payback for landing him in jail? We'll have to wait and see.

Netflix September

September 22

Love is Blind season 5

stacy snyder, love is blind, season 5

Hopeful singles take a chance on love without ever seeing each other.

September 21

Sex Education season 4

sex education netflix
Jon Hall/Netflix - Netflix

It's the final season for Otis and the gang as they continue to navigate the complicated world of sex and relationships.

New on Netflix UK – out recently

September 15th


A South African teen-drama series that follows the story of a wannabe influencer who has fallen from grace. To revive her image, she enrols at the only university that will accept her in the hopes of a successful rebrand.

September 7

Top Boy season 5

sully, dushane, top boy season 3
Chris Harris - Netflix

Things finally come to ahead between Sully and Dushane, but who will come out on top.

Dear Child - limited series
Based on Romy Hausmann’s physiological thriller novel of the same name, Dear Child revolves around the abduction and imprisonment of Lena and the events that follow her escape.

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