Here’s what’s coming to Netflix in April 2019


Say goodbye to the outside world…

This month, Netflix has some serious content coming at its subscribers, with everything from more interactive shows to truly classic films worth re-watching. Take a look at our run-down below.

5th April

Our Planet


David Attenborough and team return with a mind-blowing look at some of the planet’s most endangered species in fragile habitats. Shot in 4k, the show looks incredible, and is of course helped along by Attenborough’s silky smooth narration.

The eight-part series is sure to be as fascinating and eye-opening as Blue Planet and Planet Earth when it comes to Netflix this month.

Sabrina season 2

Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Season 2 Netflix

The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina returns, after a very well-received first season. Kiernan Shipka is back to play Sabrina Spellman in this twist on the much-loved Sabrina the Teenage Witch series, in a second season which promises to be “a bit more magical – and a lot sexier”.

10th April

You vs Wild

Everybody loves Bear Grylls, right? This new interactive show sees you, the viewer, given options for Bear Grylls to take on his expeditions into dangerous new territories. Choose whether he gets eaten by bears, or bitten by a snake, or trapped in an avalanche, or – you get the idea.

15th April

The Fugitive

The Fugitive
Harrison Ford in The Fugitive

A thriller in the truest sense of the word. Harrison Ford’s wife has been murdered, and he’s been wrongly accused of the crime. This 1993 classic is a reliable edge-of-your-seat watch. Kimble!

No Good Nick

No Good Nick is a part family drama, part mystery show. Starring Melissa Joan Hart and Sean Astin, the shows centres on a 13-year-old girl who, having infiltrated an unsuspecting family, plots revenge against them for unknowingly ruining her life.

17th April

Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason


This sequel to the best after-work-watch-with-wine film of all time is coming to Netflix this month.

22nd April



Shailene Woodley and Sam Claflin face the frightening power of mother nature, as they try and survive aboard a small yacht stranded in the middle of the Pacific ocean. Check out our full review of Adrift before it hits Netflix this month.

26th April


Chambers Netflix Uma Thurman

Uma Thurman and Tony Goldwyn star in this chilling tale of a heart attack survivors who sets out to find out more about the donor who saved her life, after the young survivor ends up taking on some of the donor’s ‘sinister’ behaviours.


8th April

War Dogs

11th April

Black Summer

12th April


The Perfect Date

17th April

This is 40

American Gangster

19th April

Samantha!: Season 2

23rd April

I Think You Should Leave With Tim Robinson

26th April

The Protector: Season 2

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