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NETFLIX ORIGINAL SERIES
'Pray Away' | August 3
Survivors and ex-leaders of the so-called "conversion therapy" movement speak out about its harm to the LGBTQ community and its devastating persistence.
'Cooking With Paris' | August 4
Yes, the one and only Paris Hilton has her own Netflix cookery show. With an anyone-can-cook attitude, Paris adds her own flair to every dish. Fun is just one edible glitter bomb away on this unique cooking show.
'Hit & Run' | August 6
A man searching for the truth behind his wife's death becomes caught up in a dangerous web of secrets and intrigue stretching from New York to Tel Aviv.
'Untold' | August 10
A five-part docuseries event that brings fresh eyes to epic tales from the wide world of sports. From tennis to boxing to basketball, these stories aren’t the ones you’ve heard before, even if you think you have. Premiering weekly, each film kicks off at a pivotal moment — the big fight, the Olympics, the playoffs — and then delves deep into what happened beyond the headlines, as told by those who lived it, to reveal the grit, resilience, heartbreak, triumph, violence, comedy and pathos beneath the sweat.
'Bake Squad' | August 11
In each episode of 'Bake Squad', four individually brilliant bakers will battle it out to see whose dessert will be chosen for someone’s extra special big day. These bakers have been personally selected by Milk Bar founder Christina Tosi, who built an empire on delicious cookie dough.
'Riverdale' S5 | Weekly, from August 12
As senior year comes to a close, Archie, Betty, Veronica and Jughead navigate love, lust and loyalty — and even more mystery and mayhem. Episodes 11, 12 and 13 will be released each week, culminating on August 26.
'Valeria' S2 | August 13
The four friends support and lift each other up as they each make momentous decisions that will affect their respective careers and love lives.
'Memories of a Murderer: The Nilsen Tapes' | August 18
British serial killer Dennis Nilsen narrates his life and crimes via a series of chilling audiotapes recorded from his jail cell.
'The Chair' | August 20
'The Chair' follows Dr. Ji-Yoon Kim (Sandra Oh) as she navigates her new role as the Chair of the English department at prestigious Pembroke University. Ji-Yoon is faced with a unique set of challenges as the first woman to chair the department, and as one of the few staff members of colour at the university.
'The Witcher: Nightmare of the Wolf' | August 23
The world of 'The Witcher' expands in this 2D anime film that explores a powerful new threat facing the Continent.
'John of God: The Crimes of a Spiritual Healer' | August 25
Claiming to perform miracles, medium João Teixeira de Faria rises to international fame before horrifying abuse is revealed by survivors and prosecutors.
'Bob Ross: Happy Accidents, Betrayal & Greed' | August 25
The never-before-seen story behind the prolific landscape artist and host of "The Joy of Painting," Bob Ross.
'Good Girls' S4 | August 31
Under the watchful eye of the Feds, Beth, Ruby and Annie consider the perks and pitfalls of their work — all while Dean and Stan do the same.
'Sparking Joy' | August 31
Global organization icon and author Marie Kondo is back to help people transform their homes while transforming their lives in surprising and emotional ways in the new Netflix series, 'Sparking Joy'. Marie takes her life-changing method a step further to help three deserving businesses organize their workplace along with an emotional tidy up of one employee’s life whether it’s in the home, work, personal life and/or relationships.
NETFLIX ORIGINAL MOVIES
'Vivo' | August 6
An animated musical adventure which follows a one-of-a-kind kinkajou or a “honey bear” named Vivo (voiced by Lin-Manuel Miranda), who spends his days playing music to the crowds in a lively Havana square in Cuba with his beloved owner Andrés (played by Cuban musician Juan de Marcos Gonzáles). Gloria Estefan and Zoe Saldana also lend their voices.
'The Swarm' | August 6
This French horror movie follows Virginie, who lives on a farm with her children Laura and Gaston and raises locusts as a high-protein crop. Life is hard: money worries and practical problems are piling up, tensions with her kids and neighbours are running high. But everything changes when she discovers the locusts have a taste for blood.
'The Kissing Booth 3' | August 11
It’s the summer before Elle heads to college, and she’s facing the hardest decision of her life: whether to move across the country with her dreamy boyfriend Noah or fulfill her lifelong promise to go to college with her BFF Lee. Whose heart will Elle break?
'He's All That' | August 27
'He's All That' reimagines the original plot of the 1999 teen classic 'She’s All That'. The contemporary story follows an influencer (Addison Rae) who accepts a challenge to turn the school’s biggest loser (Tanner Buchanan) into prom king.
NETFLIX ORIGINAL SERIES - JULY
'Resident Evil: Infinite Darkness' | July 8
Based on the horror video game series, the story of 'Resident Evil: Infinite Darkness' is set in 2006, with Leon and Jason tasked by their government bosses with investigating an unexplained cyber attack on the White House and President Graham, which was then followed by zombies being let loose on the grounds.
'Atypical' Season 4 | July 9
The return of the American comedy-drama streaming television series focusing on the life of 18-year-old Sam Gardner (Keir Gilchrist), who is autistic. With Casey and Sam both on the cusp of leaving the nest, each member of the Gardner family faces big decisions about where life will go next.
'How To Become A Tyrant' | July 9
A Netflix docuseries all about important leaders of the world. Ruling with an iron fist requires an aspiring dictator to know the playbook for absolute power, as history's despots prove in this sardonic series, narrated by Peter Dinklage.
'Virgin River' Season 3 | July 9
Mel and her loved ones in Virgin River support each other while facing all sorts of troubles: death, a fire, custody arguments, breakups and more.
'Heist' | July 14
A new Netflix documentary series chronicling three of the biggest heists in modern American history, as explained by the people who pulled them off. Using dynamic re-enactments, original interviews, and a fast-paced style, directors Derek Doneen, Martin Desmond Roe, and Nick Frew each take the helm of a single heist, told over two episodes.
'Never Have I Ever' Season 2 | July 15
One nerd. Two boyfriends. It's about to get messy. A new love life, a new classmate and new reasons to bicker with mom give Devi plenty more ways to make courageous moves... and questionable decisions.
'Too Hot To Handle' Brazil | July 21 & July 28
Ten sizzling hot Brazilians meet at a dreamy beach resort. But for a shot at R$500,000, they'll have to give up sex in this fun reality show.
'Sexy Beasts' | July 21
A dating reality show with one big difference, 'Sexy Beasts' aims at hoping to say goodbye to superficial dating. Real-life singles sport elaborate makeup and prosthetics to put true blind-date chemistry to the test.
'Masters of the Universe: Revelation' | July 23
The war for Eternia begins again in what may be the final battle between He-Man and Skeletor. A new animated series from writer-director Kevin Smith, featuring the voices of Mark Hamill, Lena Headey, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Liam Cunningham, Alicia Silverstone, Chris Wood, Henry Rollins, Stephen Root, Justin Long, and Kevin Conroy.
'Sky Rojo' Season 2 | July 23
Adrenaline and action are back in the driver’s seat in the second season of "Sky Rojo," from the creators of "Money Heist."
NETFLIX ORIGINAL MOVIES - JULY
'Dynasty Warriors' | July 1
Warlords, warriors and statesmen wage a battle for supremacy in this fantasy tale based on the hit video games and the "Romance of the Three Kingdoms."
'Fear Street' Trilogy | July 2, July 7, July 16
Netflix has created a slasher horror event for the summer, based on the book series by R. L. Stein. In 1994, a group of teenagers discover the terrifying events that have haunted their town for generations may all be connected, which leads to the uncovering of a nightmare 300 years in the making. 'Part 1: 1994' releases on July 2, 'Part 2: 1978' on July 7, and 'Part 3: 1666' on July 16.
'A Classic Horror Story' | July 14
In this gruesome suspense film, strangers traveling in southern Italy become stranded in the woods, where they must fight desperately to get out alive.
'Trollhunters: Rise of the Titans' | July 21
Guillermo del Toro's 'Trollhunters' series gets the feature film treatment. The magical beings will have to team-up in their most epic adventure yet where they must fight the Arcane Order for control over the magic that binds them all. Voice cast includes Emile Hirsch, Lexi Medrano, Charlie Saxton, Kelsey Grammer, Alfred Molina, Steven Yeun, Nick Frost, Colin O'Donoghue, Diego Luna, and Nick Offerman.