What’s Coming to Netflix in December 2019

Welcome to your first look at what Netflix has in store for you for the final month of 2019. This ongoing post will be looking into everything scheduled to release on Netflix in the US throughout December 2019. 

As always, Netflix gives but it also loses plenty of titles. Two big Disney titles are due to depart throughout December including Star Wars Episode 8 and Thor Ragnarok. We’ll also see the departure of the entire BBC Earth library and BBC’s Merlin.

For more information on all the Netflix Originals coming in December (there are a lot) then we recommend reading our extended guide.

Note: this list now includes most of what Netflix officially announced to release on the platform. We’ll continue to update daily with newly announced titles.


Full List of What’s Coming to Netflix US in December 2019

What’s Coming to Netflix on December 1st

Note: full list of December 1st additions

  • A Cinderella Story: Christmas Wish (2019) – Christmas special starring Laura Marano.
  • Austin Powers in Goldmember (2002) – The final Austin Powers movie featuring Mike Myers and Beyonce Knowles.
  • Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997) – The first movie in the Austin Powers franchise set in the 1960s.
  • Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999) – The second installment to the Austin Powers franchise.
  • Baby Dolls – Hindi movie about two sisters travel from Canada to Punjab to visit their maternal family.
  • Cut Bank (2014) – A24 movie with a huge cast lineup about a young man’s life ruined when he witnesses and films a murder.
  • Dead Kids (2019) N – Filipino thriller movie.
  • Eastsiders (Season 4) – The final season of the LGBT drama.
  • Mahi Nri (2017) – Punjabi comedy about a man moving to build a life in London, England.
  • Malcolm X (1992) – Denzel Washington stars in this biographical hit from the 90s that scored two Oscar nominations.
  • Morphle (Season 1) – Kids series about Mila turning playtime into fun and educational adventures.
  • No Game No Life (Season 1) – Anime series from 2014 about two siblings growing up as pro-gamers.
  • Qismat (2018) – Punjabi romantic drama about a man who falls in love despite having a pre-arranged marriage.
  • Searching for Sugar Man (2012) – The quest to find out more on the mysterious rock n roll star Rodriguez.
  • Sonic X (Season 1 & 2) – The animated Japanese series based on the super-fast hedgehog and friends.

  • Suits (Season 1) – South Korean adaptation of the USA Network show.
  • Sweet Virginia (2017) – The Punisher’s Jon Bernthal stars in this IFC movie about a former rodeo champ befriends a young man with a propensity for violence.
  • Tee Shot: Ariya Jatuanguarn – Biopic about a pro golfer’s journey to the LPGA tour and becoming ranked #1.
  • The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl (2005) – Children’s movie about two young superheroes.
  • The Tribes of Palos Verdes (2017) – A teenager finds solace in surfing after her mother and twin brother hit hard times.
  • Wandering Stars – Navigating creative pressures and personal upsets, French rapper Nekfeu sets out on a global quest for musical inspiration in this documentary.

What’s Coming to Netflix on December 2nd

  • Nightflyers (Season 1) – Season 1 of George R.R. Martin’s sci-fi series.
  • Team Kaylie (Part 2) N – The next five episodes of the kids series.

What’s Coming to Netflix on December 3rd

  • Especial de Natal Porta dos Fundos: A Primeira Tenação de Cristo / The First Temptation of Christ (2019) N – Stand-up special
  • Tiffany Haddish: Black Mitzvah (2019) N – Stand-up special
  • Wish Man (2019) – Biographical movie about a man who spends time with a terminally ill boy after having a near-death experience.
  • War on Everyone (2016) – Action comedy about two corrupt cops set out to blackmail and frame criminals.

What’s Coming to Netflix on December 4th

  • Magic for Humans (Season 2) N – Reality magic series returns for more mind-bending tricks.
  • Let’s Dance (2019) N – After his crew breaks up, a gifted but insecure hip-hop dancer teaches at a top ballet school in Paris, where he falls for an aspiring ballerina.
  • Los Briceño (Season 1) N – Spanish romantic TV drama about a girl trying to make a career in trucking.
  • The Last O.G. (Season 2) – Tracy Morgan stars in this TBS comedy about a criminal released to find a changed world.
  • The Prince of Tennis ~ Match! Tennis Juniors ~ (2019) N – A tennis whiz beats the odds to excel on the court while juggling school and inspiring teammates. Based on the hit manga series by Takeshi Konomi.

What’s Coming to Netflix on December 5th

V-Wars arrives on December 5th

  • A Christmas Prince: The Royal Baby (2019) N – The third movie in the trilogy of Christmas flicks featuring Rose McIver.
  • Apache: La vida de Carlos Tevez (Season 1)N – Argentinian series about the life of Carlos Tevez, the famed soccer player.
  • Greenleaf (Season 4) – Oprah Winfrey’s networks flagship returns for its fourth outing.
  • Home for Christmas (Season 1) N – Norwiegen Christmas series
  • V-Wars (Season 1) N – Ian Somerhalder stars in this upcoming vampire series where they tackle a deadly outbreak that sees a war between humans and vampires.

What’s Coming to Netflix on December 6th

  • Astronomy Club (Season 1) N – Sketch comedy series featuring a New York based improv and sketch troupe.
  • Banana Island Ghost (2017) – Nollywood comedy where a man gets three days to find his soul mate.
  • Fuller House (Season 5 – Part 1) N – The beginning of the end for the Tanners journey on Netflix.
  • Glow Up (Season 1) N – In this competition show, aspiring makeup artists navigate colorful challenges to win a career-making opportunity in the beauty industry.
  • Marriage Story (2019) N –  Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver star in this Oscar-bait movie following a married couple going through a divorce on opposite sides of the United States.
  • Spirit Riding Free: The Spirit of Christmas (2019) N – Holiday special for the kids Dreamworks series.
  • Teasing Master Takagi-san (Season 2) – Season 2 of the anime series.
  • The Chosen One (Season 2) N – Portuguese series returns which continues our protagonists looking into a strange cult.
  • The Confession Killer (Season 1) N – Henry Lee Lucas rose to infamy when he confessed to hundreds of unsolved murders.
  • Three Days of Christmas (Season 1) N – Spanish Christmas series
  • Triad Princess (Season 1) N – Mandarin crime drama series.
  • Virgin River (Season 1) N – Adaptation of the novel series from Robyn Carr.

What’s Coming to Netflix on December 7th

  • Nothing to Lose 2 (2019) – As controversy surrounds the evangelical church he helped found, Edir Macedo must juggle betrayals, politics and personal loss in this biopic sequel.

What’s Coming to Netflix on December 8th

  • From Paris With Love (2010) – John Travolta stars in this action flick from the turn of the decade about an American spy and ambassador trying to save Paris from a terrorist attack.
  • Saaho (2019) – Indian action thriller about an undercover cop.

What’s Coming to Netflix on December 9th

  • A Family Reunion Christmas (2019) N – A Christmas special for the new family sitcom series.
  • It Comes at Night (2017) – Horror movie from Trey Edward Shults featuring Joel Edgerton.

What’s Coming to Netflix on December 10th

  • Michelle Wolf: Joke Show (2019) N – Stand-up from the presenter of the now-canceled talk show.
  • Outlander (Season 3) – The third season to the Starz period drama.

What’s Coming to Netflix on December 11th

  • The Sky Is Pink (2019) – Hindi romantic movie.

What’s Coming to Netflix on December 12th

  • Jack Whitehall: Christmas with my Father (2019) N – Special where comedian Jack Whitehall spends Christmas with his old-fashioned father.

What’s Coming to Netflix on December 13th

  • 6 Underground (2019) N – Ryan Reynolds stars in this Michael Bay flick set in Italy and features cars and lots of explosions.
  • A Trip to Jamaica – Nollywood comedy
  • My Wife & I – Nollywood comedy
  • Okafor’s Law – Nollywood comedy romance movie
  • Seven and a half dates – Nollywood romance drama
  • The 9th Precinct – South Korean thriller movie about a cop joining the underground police unit.

What’s Coming to Netflix on December 14th

  • Crash Landing on You (Season 1) N – K-drama about a South Korean heiress who crashes in North Korea and is hidden away by a soldier.

What’s Coming to Netflix on December 15th

  • A Family Man (2016) – Gerard Butler stars in this 2016 drama.
  • Hope: One in a Billion (2017) – Sports documentary looking into the life of Gift Ngoepe.
  • Underdogs (2018) – Téo Frank travels to the USA to find  hip-hop artists that do great work outside of their profession.

What’s Coming to Netflix on December 16th

  • Burlesque (2010) – Steve Anin writes and directs this musical movie.
  • The Danish Girl (2015) – Eddie Redmayne and Alicia Vikander star in this Oscar-winning biopic on Lili Elbe and Gerda Wegener.
  • The Magicians (Season 4) – Syfy’s fantastic magical drama series.


What’s Coming to Netflix on December 17th

  • Carole & Tuesday (Part 2) N – New episodes of the musicial anime series.
  • Ronny Chieng: Asian Comedian Destroys America! (2019) N – Stand-up special from the Daily Show correspondent and Crazy Rich Asians star.


What’s Coming to Netflix on December 18th

  • Don’t F**k with Cats: Hunting an Internet Killer (2019) N – Documentary that sees amateur sleuths hunt down someone messing with cats on the internet.
  • Soundtrack (Season 1) N – Musical drama series by Josh Safran about groups in Los Angeles and the music that connects them.

What’s Coming to Netflix on December 19th

  • After the Raid (2019) N – Documentary that looks at a large immigration raid that took place in a small town.
  • Twice Upon A Time (2019) N – French romance movie about a man who gets a chance to win his ex back.
  • Ultraviolet (Season 2) N – Polish thriller series returns.

What’s Coming to Netflix on December 20th

The Two Popes – Picture: Netflix

  • The Two Popes (2019) N – Biographical movies starring Anthony Hopkins and Jonathan Pryce.
  • The Witcher (Season 1) N – The debut season of Netflix’s giant new fantasy epic starring Henry Cavill as Geralt of Rivia.

What’s Coming to Netflix on December 21st

  • Back of the Net (2019) – Family movie about a new student starting at a soccer academy.

What’s Coming to Netflix on December 22nd

Private Practice returns to Netflix

  • Jacob’s Ladder (2019) – B-horror movie.
  • Private Practice (Seasons 1-6) – The ABC medical drama spinoff to Grey’s Anatomy lands on Netflix (again).

What’s Coming to Netflix on December 23rd

  • Transformers Rescue Bots Academy (Season 1) – First season of the Hasbro kids series on the transforming robots.

What’s Coming to Netflix on December 24th (Christmas Eve)

  • John Mulaney & The Sack Lunch Bunch (2019) N – Musical special from the comedian which sees 15 young performers take to the stage.

  • Lost in Space (Season 2) N – The next chapter in the sci-fi Lost in Space franchise where our adventurers are heading to a new planet.
  • Terrace House: Tokyo 2019-2020 (Part 2) N – Next part of the excellent Japanese reality series.

What’s Coming to Netflix on December 26th

You Season 2

  • Fast & Furious: Spy Racers (Season 1) N – New kids animated series based on the hit driving franchise.

  • You (Season 2) N – The Lifetime turned Netflix Original series returns with Joe traveling to the West coast

What’s Coming to Netflix on December 27th

  • The Gift (Season 1) N – Turkish supernatural drama series

  • Kevin Hart: Don’t Fuck This Up (Season 1) N – New docuseries from the famed comedian
  • The Secret Life of Pets 2 (2019) – Animated feature film from Illumination continuing the story of Max and his friends.

What’s Coming to Netflix on December 29th

  • Lawless (2012) – Tom Hardy, Shia LaBeouf, and Jessica Chastain stars in this depression-era crime drama.

What’s Coming to Netflix on December 30th

  • Alexa & Katie (Season 3) N – Teen sitcom series
  • The Disastrous Life of Saiki K.: Reawakened (Limited Series) N – Anime supernatural comedy series featuring the well-known character.

What’s Coming to Netflix on December 31st (New Year’s Eve)

  • Ares (Season 1) N – Dutch supernatural series
  • Go! Go! Cory Carson (Season 1) N – Pre-school series
  • James Bond Collection:
    • Die Another Day
    • GoldenEye
    • Tomorrow Never Dies
    • The World Is Not Enough
  • Red Dawn (2012) – Chris Hemsworth stars in this war-driven movie about a small town invaded by North Korean soldiers
  • Spectros (Season 1) N – Portuguese thriller series
  • The Degenerates (Season 2) N – Netflix comedy stand-up series
  • The Neighbor (Season 1) N – Spanish comedy series