Wondering what’s coming to Netflix in May 2021? Don’t worry, I’ve got you covered. Some hot new films and series are coming way to keep you warm as the colder weather starts in South Africa.
Here’s What’s Coming To Netflix in May 2021
4 May 2021
Selena: The Series – Part 2 – Netflix Original Series
As Selena’s career gains momentum, the singer fights to remain true to herself, spend quality time with her family and expand her businesses.
Trash Truck – Season 2 – Netflix Original Kids & Family
Hank, Trash Truck and animal pals Walter, Donny and Ms. Mona let their imaginations take them on heartwarming adventures in their backyard and beyond!
5 May 2021
The Sons of Sam: A Descent into Darkness – Netflix Original Documentaries
The Son of Sam case grew into a lifelong obsession for journalist Maury Terry, who became convinced that the murders were linked to a satanic cult.
6 May 2021
And Tomorrow the Entire World – Netflix Original Film
A law student joins an anti-fascist group and finds herself sucked into increasingly dangerous situations and drawn more and more to violence.
7 May 2021
Girl from Nowhere – Season 2 – Netflix Original Series
Nanno is back, doling karmic retribution to more students and faculty in a new season of this anthology series — and this time, she’s not alone.
Jupiter’s Legacy – Netflix Original Series
They’re the first generation of superheroes. But as they pass the torch to their children, tensions are rising — and the old rules no longer apply. This film is definitely on my must-watch list for Netflix in May 2021.
Monster – Netflix Original Film
A talented teen implicated in a robbery-turned-murder fights for his innocence and integrity against a criminal justice system that’s already judged him.
Milestone – Netflix Original Film
Recently marking 500,000 kilometers on the road, a newly bereaved trucker faces the threat of losing the job that has come to define him to a new intern.
8 May 2021
Mine – Netflix Original Series
Encaged in a gold-clad life of secrets and lies, two women in a conglomerate family seek to topple all that stands in their way of finding true joy.
9 May 2021
Super Me – Netflix Original Film
A struggling screenwriter discovers his lucrative ability to bring antiques from his dreams into the real world — but his new life soon unravels.
11 May 2021
Money, Explained – Netflix Original Documentaries
We spend it, borrow it and save it. Now let’s talk about money and its many minefields, from credit cards to casinos, scammers to student loans.
12 May 2021
The Upshaws – Netflix Original Series
A working-class Black family in Indiana strives for a better life and a happy home while juggling everyday struggles in this comedy series.
Oxygen – Netflix Original Film
A woman wakes up in a cryogenic unit with no memory. Quickly running out of oxygen, she must find a way to remember who she is in order to survive.
Dance of the Forty One – Netflix Original Film
A gay congressman marries the Mexican president’s daughter but cavorts with a young man at a secret club. And then scandal hits. Based on a true story.
13 May 2021
Castlevania – Season 4 – Netflix Original Anime
Dracula’s influence looms large as Belmont and Sypha investigate plans to resurrect the notorious vampire. Alucard struggles to embrace his humanity.
14 May 2021
I Am All Girls – Netflix Original Film
A relentless detective finds common ground with a killer systematically targeting the perpetrators running a powerful child-trafficking ring.
The Woman in the Window – Netflix Original Film
Confined to her home by agoraphobia, a psychologist becomes obsessed with her new neighbors — and solving a brutal crime she witnesses from her window.
Ferry – Netflix Original Film
Before he built a drug empire, Ferry Bouman returns to his hometown on a revenge mission that finds his loyalty tested — and a love that alters his life.
Move to Heaven – Netflix Original Series
Finding life in all that’s left behind, a trauma cleaner with Asperger’s and his ex-con uncle deliver the untold stories of the departed to loved ones.
Love, Death & Robots – Volume 2 – Netflix Original Series
From wild adventures on far-flung planets to unsettling encounters close to home: The Emmy-winning anthology returns with a crop of provocative tales.
Haunted: Season 3 – Netflix Original Series
A menacing mansion. A haunting melody. A demonic cat. More real people share scary stories from their past — and the truth is terrifying.
The Strange House – Netflix Original Film
When a big-city family moves to a remote town, two young brothers and their new friends try to solve the menacing mystery that haunts their new home.
19 May 2021
Who Killed Sara? – Season 2 – Netflix Original Series
To exact his revenge, Álex will have to bring to light his sister’s darker side – and come to terms with the fact that he never knew the real Sara.
20 May 2021
Special – Season 2 – Netflix Original Series
Now semi-estranged from his mother, Ryan continues exploring the world on his own, with all the complex ups and downs life and love have to offer.
Major Grom – Netflix Original Film
When a masked vigilante’s killing spree throws a city into chaos, a renegade detective and his rookie partner are the only ones who can stop it.
21 May 2021
The Neighbor – Season 2 – Netflix Original Series
Just when Javi thinks he’s conquered being Earth’s superhero, challenges arise from an unlikely competitor … and some extraterrestrial visitors.
Army of the Dead – Netflix Original Film
After a zombie outbreak in Las Vegas, a group of mercenaries takes the ultimate gamble by venturing into the quarantine zone for the greatest heist ever. The film is directed by Zack Snyder (who brought us 300, Watchmen and Zack Snyder’s Justice League). I am definitely watching this on Netflix in May 2021.
Jurassic World Camp Cretaceous – Season 3 – Netflix Original Kids & Family
The teen campers on Isla Nublar return for another season of working together to escape from the island of free-roaming dinosaurs.
24 May 2021
Mad for Each Other – Netflix Original Series
Bothered to realize they are next-door neighbors and share a psychiatrist, a man and a woman find it’s impossible to stay out of each other’s way.
26 May 2021
Close Enough – Season 2 – Netflix Original Series
Growing pains are going around this season, as the neighbors navigate getting older, identity crises — and a few alternate dimensions.
Nail Bomber: Manhunt – Netflix Original Documentaries
This documentary tells the story of the 1999 London bombings that targeted minorities, and the race to find the far-right extremist behind them.
High on the Hog: How African American Cuisine Transformed America – Netflix Original Documentaries
From rice and okra to mac and cheese, African American cuisine has left its mark on the nation’s food scene. Stephen Satterfield charts its impact.
Baggio: The Divine Ponytail – Netflix Original Film
A chronicle of the 22-year career of soccer star Roberto Baggio, including his difficult debut as a player and his deep rifts with some of his coaches.
27 May 2021
Black Space – Netflix Original Series
A rogue detective with unorthodox means leads an investigation into a massacre committed by unicorn mask-wearing assassins at an Israeli high school.
Blue Miracle – Netflix Original Film
To save their cash-strapped orphanage, a man and his crew of young charges team up with a gruff boat captain for a lucrative sport fishing competition.
Soy Rada: Serendipity – Netflix Original Comedy Specials
The delightful Argentine comic Agustín Aristarán (aka Soy Rada) is back, this time putting the spotlight on family and parenting, magic and music.
Eden – Netflix Original Anime
Created by Justin Leach (“Ghost in the Shell 2”), Yasuhiro Irie (“Fullmetal Alchemist”) directs the story of robots raising the last human child.
28 May 2021
The Kominsky Method – Season 3 – Netflix Original Series
A new chapter unfolds for Sandy as he deals with a difficult loss, a daunting financial obligation, an important reunion and a major career boost.
Lucifer – Season 5 Part 2 – Netflix Original Series
Lucifer makes a tumultuous return to the land of the living in hopes of making things right with Chloe. A devil’s work is never done.
31 May 2021
The Family Firm: Hot Properties – Netflix Original Series
This unscripted series follows the members of the Kretz family of Paris and their luxury real estate business.
Also Coming To Netflix in May 2021
Master of None – Netflix Original Series
Denise and wife Alicia take center stage this season as they wrestle with a growing rift in their seemingly happy marriage.
Season 5 of Superstore is also coming your way on the 1st of May 2021, The Real Housewives of New York City (Season 3 & Season 4) and Ocean’s Twelve is coming your on the 15th of May 2021.
Coming to Netflix Soon
Al Rawabi School for Girls – Netflix Original Series
Bullied outcasts at an all-girls high school plot the perfect revenge to get back at their tormentors. Created by Tima Shomali.
Halston – Netflix Original Series
Ewan McGregor stars in this limited series that tracks the meteoric rise and fall of the first American celebrity fashion designer. From Ryan Murphy.
Ragnarok – Season 2 – Netflix Original Series
Mythical chaos and environmental disaster loom as Magne looks for help in his fight against colossal foes and contends with his unmanageable brother.
Racket Boys – Netflix Original Series
A ragtag middle school badminton club makes a bid for the youth championships.
Well, there you have, everything that’s coming to Netflix in 2021. Which titles are you most looking forward to and which ones are you shelving to watch later? Leave a comment below and let me know.
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