What’s Coming to Netflix This Week: April 26th to May 3rd

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As we cross into a new month you can expect a massive library of new content joining Netflix in the US. We’ve also got some excellent new Netflix Originals arriving this week including the first full Netflix Original from Ryan Murphy, Hollywood. Here’s a complete list of the over 50 new titles that are coming to Netflix this week.

May 2020 is shaping up to be an excellent month for new Netflix releases which will come in handy if you’re making good progress through your watchlist.

Now let’s run you through some of the big titles we’re looking forward to before diving into the full list.

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Hollywood (Limited Series)

Arrives on Netflix: Friday, May 1st

Perhaps one of our most anticipated limited series ever on Netflix is the arrival of Ryan Murphy’s Hollywood. Complete with a fabulous star-studded cast, the series will look into multiple stories during the Golden Years of Hollywood.

Multiple Movie Franchises

Netflix Release Date: Friday, May 1st

If you love your movie franchises, Netflix will be getting three collections on May 1st.

First up, the timeless Back to the Future trilogy will once again be complete on Netflix. The first and second movies featuring Marty and Doc will be back.

We’ll also see the Jarhead trilogy turn up on May 1st although, in truth, the first movie is the only one really worth watching.

Fans of the Underworld movie franchise will also see all three of the first movies added.

Nadiya’s Time to Eat

Netflix Release Date: Wednesday, April 29th

Cooking up some treats for you this week is the British bake-off winner, Nadiya. The series also appeared on the BBC in the United Kingdom but now comes to Netflix as an Original series.

We’ll see Nadiya serve up all types of foods perfect for families.

Full List of What’s Coming to Netflix This Week

Note: release dates are subject to change and not all titles are announced in advance. 

Coming to Netflix on April 27th

  • Battle: Los Angeles (2011)
  • Never Have I Ever (Season 1) N

Coming to Netflix on April 28th

  • The Reliant (2019)

Coming to Netflix on April 29th

  • A Secret Love (2020) N
  • Extracurricular (Season 1) N
  • Murder to Mercy: The Cyntoia Brown Story (2020) N
  • Summertime (Season 1) N
  • Nadiya’s Time to Eat (Season 1) N

Coming to Netflix on April 30th

  • Biohackers (Season 1) N
  • Dangerous Lies (2020) N
  • El señor de los Cielos (Season 7)
  • Rich in Love (2020) N
  • The Forest of Love: Deep Cut (Season 1) N
  • The Victim’s Game (Season 1) N

Coming to Netflix on May 1st

  • Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (1994)
  • All Day and a Night (2020) N
  • Back to the Future (1985)
  • Back to the Future II (1989)
  • Casi Feliz / Almost Happy (Season 1) N
  • Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)
  • Cracked Up (2018)
  • Den of Thieves (2018)
  • For Colored Girls (2010)
  • Fun with Dick & Jane (2005)
  • Get In (2020) N
  • Hollywood (Limited Series) N
  • Into the Night (Season 1) N
  • Jarhead (2005)
  • Jarhead 2: Field of Fire (2013)
  • Jarhead 3: The Siege (2016)
  • Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008)
  • Masha and the Bear (Season 4)
  • Medici (Season 3) N
  • Monthly Girls’ Nozaki Kun (Season 1)
  • Mrs. Serial Killer (2020) N
  • Never Stop Dreaming: The Life and Legacy of Shimon Peres (2018) N
  • Pup Academy (Season 1)
  • Sinister (2012)
  • Song of the Sea (2014)
  • The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)
  • The Half of It (2020) N
  • The Heartbreak Kid (2007)
  • The Patriot (2000)
  • Thomas & Friends: Marvelous Machinery: World of Tomorrow
  • Thomas & Friends: Marvelous Machinery: A New Arrival
  • Thomas & Friends: Thomas and the Royal Engine
  • Underworld (2003)
  • Underworld: Evolution (2006)
  • Underworld: Rise of the Lycans (2009)
  • Urban Cowboy (2016)
  • What a Girl Wants (2003)
  • Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971)
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Founder of What's on Netflix and based in Norwich in the United Kingdom, Kasey has been tracking the comings and goings of the Netflix library for a decade having started the site in 2013. Kasey maintains the what's new library, keeps the coming soon lists up-to-date and writes about new and upcoming Netflix movies, series and games. Contact: kasey@whats-on-netflix.com