For movie and TV show buffs, the new year also means new offerings to add to your To Watch lists! And since everything is being streamed nowadays, Netflix is one of the go-to platforms for new releases. So many of our favorite films and series are coming to the website, but there are also tons of Netflix original releases to look forward to this January. Here are just a few to watch out for:
Busted! Season 3
We’re getting another season of this mystery variety favorite! This series, where celebrity sleuths are tasked to solve a case per episode all while unveiling the larger overarching mysteries of the season, will be back on your screens on January 22.
Riverdale Season 5
As it’s one of the most popular Netflix original series, seeing Riverdale come back isn’t a surprise. Showrunner Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa confirms that there will be a seven-year time jump sometime in season 5, so this season is definitely going to be a lot different from its predecessors. Catch the new episodes on January 21.
Want a peek into the lives of the world’s real Crazy Rich Asians? Bling Empire is the reality show that peels back the curtain and reveals the drama and glamour of Los Angeles’ Asian-American elite. Season 1 is coming on January 15.
The White Tiger
This movie is based on a best-selling novel of the same name. It follows the story of a boy from a rural village who becomes a driver for a rich Indian family and uses his wit to escape poverty and the feeling of being trapped in more ways than one by becoming an entrepreneur. Don’t miss its premiere on January 22.
Fate: The Winx Saga
Netflix’s newest original series is a grittier take on Winx Club, a childhood favorite about fairies and magic. While the first look has already stirred up controversy, if you’re a fan of the cartoons and want to see the finished product for yourself, catch it on January 22.
Night Stalker: The Hunt for a Serial Killer
Run out of true crime documentaries to watch? Don’t worry, because Night Stalker, a docufilm about an investigation surrounding a serial killer in 1985 Los Angeles is one of Netflix’s next original releases and it’s coming on January 13.
Tony Parker: The Final Shot
If you’re a basketball fan or a sports documentary buff, then this is the pick for you. The documentary covers Tony Parker’s life as a basketball player, from his early days of playing the sport to his NBA career. You can watch it on Netflix on January 6.