What’s Coming in January 2021 to Netflix

Welcome to your Netflix Season, Look at what Netflix will hit in January 2021. This is the list of Netflix originals and non-Netflix original titles scheduled for publishing during the first month of the year in the United States.

This list includes all the additions but remembers Netflix always loses titles too and January 2021 will be a bumper month for Netflix removals. Big licensed titles like When Calls the HeartThe Office, and Gossip Girl are all due to depart throughout the month.

Although this list now includes the full list provided by Netflix for what’s coming in January 2021 it will still grow over time with titles unannounced ahead of time.


Full List of What’s Coming in January 2021 to Netflix 

January 2021 Release Dates TBD

cobra kai season 3 netflix january 2021

  • Cobra Kai (Season 3) N – The Karate Kid spin-off series returns for its first solo outing with Netflix. Originally scheduled for January 8th.

What’s Coming  on January 1st to Netflix

Note: If you’re looking for We Can Be Heroes, it got moved from January 1st to December 25th

  • 17 Again (2009) – Zac Efron stars in the comedy movie where one man gets relives his youth.
  • 30 Minutes or Less (2011) – Comedy featuring Jesse Eisenberg and Aziz Ansari.
  • Abby Hatcher (Season 1) – Animated kids series.
  • Blue Streak (1999) – Martin Lawrence comedy.
  • Bonnie and Clyde (1967) – Late 60s classic starring Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway.
  • Can’t Hardly Wait (1998) – Teen drama starring Jennifer Love Hewitt.
  • Catch Me If You Can (2002) – Tom Hanks and Leonardo DiCaprio team up for this biopic on Frank Abagnale Jr.

cloudy with a chance of meatballs netflix

  • Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (2009) – Sony Animation Pictures movie returns to Netflix.
  • Cool Hand Luke (1967) – Crime drama about a Southern man sentenced to two years in prison.
  • Dream Home Makeover (Season 2) N – Shea and Syd McGee convert more houses into homes.
  • Eddie Murphy: Raw (1987) – An early stand-up special from Eddie Murphy.
  • Enter the Dragon (1973) – Bruce Lee’s martial arts epic.
  • Four Christmases (2008) – Seth Gordon directs this Christmas romance featuring Reese Witherspoon and Vince Vaughn.
  • Fred Claus (2007) – Vince Vaughn stars as Santa’s older brother Fred who takes up a job in the North Pole.
  • Full Out 2: You Got This! (2020) – Family dance movie about the University of Oklahoma losing their star gymnast ahead of a major competition.
  • Gimme Shelter (2013) – Ron Krauss drama about a pregnant teenager fleeing her abusive mother.
  • Good Hair (2009) –  Chris Rock documentary looking into African-American hairstyles.
  • Goodfellas (1990) – Martin Scorsese Oscar-winning gangster movie about Henry Hill.
  • Gothika (2003) – Halle Berry horror.
  • Headspace Guide to Meditation (Season 1) N – Netflix teams up with Headspace for a series designed to teach you the ropes of meditation.
  • Into the Wild (2007) – Sean Penn writes and directs this biopic on Christopher McCandless who gives up everything to hike to Alaska.
  • Jenni Rivera: Mariposa de Barrio (Season 1) – Spanish soap opera series.

julie and julia netflix

  • Julie & Julia (2009) – Amy Adams and Meryl Streep team for this cooking biopic.
  • London Heist (2017) – British action thriller about a career criminal looking into his father’s murder. Also known as Gunned Down in some regions.
  • Monarca (Season 2) N – Mexican drama about a tequila empire that’s looking like it might tumble.
  • Mud (2012) – Matthew McConaughey stars in this drama directed and written by Jeff Nichols.
  • Mystic Pizza (1988) – The story of three girls coming of age working in a pizza parlor.
  • Running Man (Season 1) – Animated kids series from Korea.
  • Sex and the City: The Movie (2008) & Sex and the City 2 (2010) – The two movie adaptations of the famous TV series.
  • Sherlock Holmes (2009) – Robert Downey Jr plays the classic role of Sherlock Holmes.
  • Striptease (1996) – Demi Moore comedy.
  • Superbad (2007) – Cult classic starring Michael Cera and Jonah Hill.
  • The Creative Brain (2019) – Documentary about the neuroscientist David Eagleman and his endeavors to catalog how creativity from the brain works.
  • The Departed (2006) – Martin Scorsese’s epic thriller starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Matt Damon.
  • The Haunted Hathaways (Seasons 1-2) – Nickelodeon series.
  • The Minimalists: Less Is Now (2021) N – Documentary looking into the people living by the term “less is more”. Directed by Matt D’Avella.

unknown 2011 netflix january 2021

  • The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (1988) – The David Zuerk crime comedy returns to Netflix.
  • Unknown (2011) – Liam Neeson action-thriller about a man awakening from a coma to find someone has taken his identity.
  • What’s Eating Gilbert Grape (1993) – Oscar-nominated movie starring Johnny Depp and Leonardo DiCaprio.
  • What Happened to Mr. Cha? (2021) N – Korean comedy about a megastar who is past his prime and tries to get back to his former heyday self.

What’s Coming January 2nd to Netflix

  • Asphalt Burning (2021) N – German car action thriller about a cross-country race.

What’s Coming on January 4th to Netflix 

  • Korean Pork Belly Rhapsody (Season 1 – New Episodes Weekly) – Korean lifestyle series.

What’s Coming on January 5th to Netflix 

  • Gabby’s Dollhouse (Season 1) N – Dreamworks pre-school animated series.
  • LA’s Finest (Season 1) – Jessica Alba stars in this Spectrum Original series that serves as a spinoff series to the Bad Boys movies.
  • Nailed It! Mexico (Season 3) N – More crappy deserts.
  • The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011) – Daniel Craig stars in David Fincher’s adaptation of the best selling trilogy.
  • The History of Swear Words (Season 1) N – Nicolas Cage hosts this docuseries looking into the history of some of the bad words you’re not supposed to say.

What’s Coming on January 6th to Netflix 

  • Ratones Paranoicos: The Band that Rocked Argentina (2021) N – Music documentary looking into the Argentinian rock band.
  • Surviving Death (Season 1) N –  British docu-series looking into stories of the paranormal and near-death experiences.
  • Tony Parker: The Final Shot (2021) N – NBA documentary.

What’s Coming on January 7th to Netflix

pieces of a woman january 2021 netflix original

  • Pieces of a Woman (2021) N – Venice Film Festival pickup starring Venessa Kirby and Shia LaBeouf with Martin Scorsese producing.

What’s Coming on January 8th to Netflix 

  • Inside the World’s Toughest Prisons (Season 5) N – More in-deph looks at prisons around the world.
  • Lupin (Season 1) N – French heist movie stealing a famous necklace from the Louvre Museum in Paris.
  • Mighty Little Bheem: Kite Festival (2021) N – Kids animated special.
  • Pretend It’s a City (Season 1) N – Fran Lebowitz speaks to Martin Scorsese across different New York City landmarks.
  • Stuck Apart / Azizler (2021) N – Turkish movie about Aziz, a man who’s going through an existential crisis.
  • The Idhun Chronicles (Part 2) N – Anime series returns.

What’s Coming on January 10th to Netflix 

spring breakers netflix

  • Spring Breakers (2012) – Crime drama starring James Franco from A24 Pictures.

What’s Coming on January 11th to Netflix

  • Crack: Cocaine, Corruption & Conspiracy (2021) N – Documentary looking into the history of the drug that rocked the United States during the 1980s.

What’s Coming on January 12th to Netflix 

  • Last Tango in Halifax (Season 4) – British feel-good series.

What’s Coming on January 13th to Netflix 

  • An Imperfect Murder (2017) – An actress lives her nightmare as she ends up killing her ex-boyfriend. Also known as The Private Life of a Modern Woman.

What’s Coming on January 15th to Netflix 

  • Bling Empire (Season 1) N – Reality series following the rich in LA.
  • Carmen Sandiego (Season 4) N – The fourth and final season for the animated series.
  • Disenchantment (Part 3) N – More adventures with Bean, Elfo and Luci!
  • Double Dad / Um Pai no Meio do Caminho (2021) N – Brazillian feel-good family drama.
  • Henry Danger (Seasons 1-3) – Nickelodeon live-action series from the noughties.
  • Hook (1991) – Steven Spielberg family movie starring the late Robin Williams.
  • Kuroko’s Basketball (Season 1) – Anime basketball series.

outside the wire netflix january 15

  • Outside the Wire (2021) N – Netflix’s movie hit movie of the month starring Anthony Mackie.
  • Penguins of Madagascar: The Movie (2014) – The Dreamworks animated spin-off.
  • Pinkfong & Baby Shark’s Space Adventure (2019) – Animated special based on the viral children’s song of last year.
  • The Magicians (Season 5) – The final season of Syfy’s magic drama.

What’s Coming on January 16th to Netflix 

a monster calls netflix

  • A Monster Calls (2016) – A family adventure about a boy seeking the help of a tree monster.
  • Radium Girls (2020) – Joey King stars in this period drama set in the 1920s about factory workers banding together to achieve safer working conditions.

What’s Coming on January 18th to Netflix

  • Homefront (2013) – Jason Statham action thriller about a former DEA agent getting involved with a local drug lord.

What’s Coming  on January 20th to Netflix

  • Daughter From Another Mother / Madre solo hay dos (Season 1) N – Mexican series about two women combining their families after a mixup at birth.

sightless netflix january 2021

  • Sightless (2020) – Thriller from Cooper Karl about the victim of an attacker that leaves her blind fighting for her life after her assailant returns.
  • Spycraft

What’s Coming on January 21st to Netflix

  • Call My Agent! (Season 4) N – French workplace comedy series set in a talent agency.

What’s Coming on January 22nd to Netflix 

  • Blown Away (Season 2) N – Second season of the talent competition for glassblowers.
  • Busted! (Season 3) N – Korean reality series.
  • Fate: The Winx Sage (Season 1) N – Netflix’s teen adaptation of the Nickelodeon animated series.
  • Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous (Season 2) N – Animated kids series based in the Jurrasic Park franchise.
  • So My Grandma’s a Lesbian! / Salir del ropero (2021) N – Spanish language comedy.
  • The White Tiger (2021) N – Indian dark comedy about the rise of a poor village to a successful entrepreneur.

What’s Coming  on January 23rd to Netflix

  • Love (ft. Marriage and Divorce) N 

What’s Coming to Netflix on January 26th

  • Go Dog Go (Season 1) N – The final series to come from Dreamworks Television.

What’s Coming  on January 27th to Netflix

  • 50M2 (Season 1) N – Turkish dark comedy series.
  • Accomplice – Unclear what version.
  • Penguin Bloom (2021) N – Australian movie starring Naomi Watts and Andrew Lincoln.

What’s Coming  on January 29th to Netflix

  • Below Zero / Bajocero (2021) N – Spanish crime action thriller.
  • Finding ‘Ohana (2021) N – Jude Weng directs this comedy about two Brooklyn siblings who find treasure in their rural Oahu retreat.
  • The Dig (2021) N – Simon Stone directs this drama based on the excavation of Sutton Hoo shortly before World War II. Stars Ralph Fiennes and Carey Mulligan.

What’s Coming  on January 31st to Netflix

  • Fatima (2020) – War drama based on true historical events.


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