5 Premieres To Watch Out For On Netflix This May – And Many More!

The lockdown is nowhere close to ending in most parts of the world. While binge-watching your favorite shows can be comforting in these trying times, Netflix has a whole array of new shows and films premiering in May.

Here’s a glimpse of the most-awaited ones, followed by a list of everything else.

Hollywood (May 1)

Produced by Ryan Murphy, this Post WW II Tinsel Town reimagined to be exposed in all its sleazy glory. If that doesn’t tickle your interests, then we don’t know what will!

This brand-new 7-part limited series features an all-star cast, including Patti LuPone, Mira Sorvino, Samara Weaving, Holland Taylor, and Maude Apatow.

Dead to Me: Season 2 (May 8)

The last season of this, Christina Applegate and Linda Cardellini–led dramedy left us with a major cliffhanger.

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The recently widowed duo is harboring an extremely dark secret in Season 2 even as they continue looking for a closure to their losses.

Trial by Media: Season 1 (May 11)

Here’s a true quarantine gift for those obsessed with all things crime.

The latest docuseries takes a look at how media affected the outcomes of some of the most dramatic trials of all time, including the political downfall of Rod Blagojevich and the murder of Amadou Diallo.

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy Vs. the Reverend (May 12)

After Black Mirror: Bandersnatch, here is yet another interactive series for all you tech-buffs.

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Trailer

The latest chapter of the Schmidt series lets you, the viewer, decide what happens to Kimmy: Will she succeed in getting past the evil Reverend and make it to her own wedding in time?

Hannah Gadsby: Douglas (May 26)

Comic Hannah Gadsby, of Nanette fame, is back with a follow-up that’s named “Douglas” after one of her dogs! That’s some excellent ground to expect yet another successful stand-up from Gadsby.

Space Force (May 29)

Steve Carell’s next workplace comedy series Space Force will be ready for lift-off May 29. The series also stars Lisa Kudrow, John Malkovich, Ben Schwartz, Diana Silvers, Tawny Newsome,

List of all things new on Netflix this May

May 1:

  • All Day and a Night
  • Casi Feliz (Season 1)
  • Den of Thieves
  • Fun with Dick & Jane
  • Get In
  • Masha and the Bear (Season 4)
  • Medici (Season 3)
  • Mrs. Serial Killer
  • Never Stop Dreaming: The Life and Legacy of Shimon Peres
  • The Half of It
  • Thomas & Friends: Marvelous Machinery: World of Tomorrow
  • Thomas & Friends: Marvelous Machinery: A New Arrival
  • Thomas & Friends: The Royal Engine

May 4:

  • Arctic Dogs

May 5:

  • Jerry Seinfeld: 23 Hours to Kill

May 6:

  • Hangman
  • Workin Moms (Season 4)

May 7:

  • Scissor Seven (Season 2)

May 8:

  • Dead to Me (Season 2)
  • Restaurants on the Edge (Season 2)
  • Rust Valley Restorers (Season 2)
  • Sleepless
  • The Eddy
  • The Hollow (Season 2)
  • Valeria (Season 1)
  • The Wrong Missy

May 11:

  • Bordertown (Season 3)
  • Have a Good Trip: Adventures in Psychedelics

May 14:

  • Riverdale (Season 4)

May 15:

  • Chichipatos (Season 1)
  • She-Ra and the Princess of Power (Season 5)

May 19:

  • Patton Oswalt: I Love Everything

May 23:

  • Spelling the Dream

May 25:

  • Uncut Gems

May 28:

  • La Corazonada

May 31:

  • Space Force (Season 1)
  • Happy quarantining!


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