It’s time for an early look at what’s coming to Netflix in the United Kingdom (and Ireland in most instance) throughout the first month of January 2022. Below we’ll take you through every new movie and TV show (Netflix Original or licensed) set to come to Netflix throughout the month.
For a bigger breakdown of the biggest Netflix Originals coming in January 2022, check out our separate preview for those.
As a reminder, you can read about what’s new on Netflix in the UK every Friday with our weekly roundups.
Please note: this is not a complete list of what’s coming to Netflix UK in January 2022. Instead, this is a first look that we plan to update as and when we learn of new releases coming to Netflix UK.
If you’re from a UK outlet and copying and pasting this list – please provide credit.
What’s Coming to Netflix UK on January 1st
- Cats (2019) – Yes, that Cats movie.
- Fracture (2007) – Anthony Hopkins and Ryan Gosling stars in this crime thriller about an attorney climbing the career ladder but comes across his toughest case to date.
- Half Brothers (2020) – Mexican comedy movie.
- Marie Antoinette (2006) – Sofia Coppola directs this historical drama telling the story of the ill-fated French queen, Marie Antoinette played by Kirsten Dunst.
- Planes, Trains and Automobiles (1987) – Classic comedy starring Steve Martin and John Candy.
- Rainbow Rangers (Season 2) – Kids animated series.
- Scream 4 (2011) – The fourth entry in the horror movie franchise.
- She’s The Man (2006) – Amanda Bynes headline this romantic comedy about a girl heading to an elite boarding school disguised as a boy.
- Silver Linings Playbook (2012) – Romantic comedy starring Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence.
- The Hook Up Plan (Season 3) N – The final season of the French comedy series.
- Werewolves Within (2021) – Sam Richardson headlines this horror-comedy that adapts the video game of the same name which follows a small town that’s being attacked by werewolves.
What’s Coming to Netflix UK on January 3rd
- The Gentlemen (2019) – Action crime comedy with a huge ensemble cast including Matthew McConaughey, Charlie Hunnam, and Colin Farrell. About an American expat selling off his drug empire in London.
- The Nest (2020) – Jude Law and Carrie Coon stars in this romantic drama about an American entrepreneur’s family moving to a quiet English country manor.
What’s Coming to Netflix UK on January 5th
- Four to Dinner (2022) N – Italian romantic comedy about four couples who puts the notion of there being a soulmate for everyone to the test.
- Ready Steady Cook (Season 1) – Revival season of the British cooking show hosted by Rylan Clark-Neal.
- Rebelde (Season 1) N – A new revival series based on the popular Spanish musical series and described as a soap opera.
- Redemption of a Rogue (2020) – Black-comedy about a prodigal son returning home seeking salvation for his sins.
What’s Coming to Netflix UK on January 6th
- Hanwoo Rhapsody (Season 1) – Docuseries.
- The Club (Part 2) N – New episodes of the Turkish period drama series set in 1950s Istanbul.
- The Wasteland (2021) N – Spanish-language horror film about a family living in seclusion visited by an evil being.
- Uncle Drew (2018) – Comedy about a sneaker salesman reteaming with his old basketball squad to try and win a streetball tournament.
What’s Coming to Netflix UK on January 7th
- Hype House (Season 1) N – Reality show on the TikToker generation.
- Johnny Test (Season 2) N – A new action-packed season from WildBrain Studios.
- Mother / Android (2021) N – Chloe Grace Moretz headlines this dystopian sci-fi thriller set in a post-apocalyptic world where an android uprising took place.
What’s Coming to Netflix UK on January 10th
- Undercover (Season 3) N – Dutch-language crime thriller returns for another season.
What’s Coming to Netflix UK on January 11th
- Dear Mother (2022) N – French comedy.
What’s Coming to Netflix UK on January 12th
- How I Fell In Love With a Gangster (2022) N – Polish movie.
What’s Coming to Netflix UK on January 13th
- Brazen (2022) N – Alyssa Milano headlines this mystery film based on a book. It’s about a writer who returns home who may be able to help solve her sister’s murder.
- Photocopier (2022) N – Indonesian mystery movie.
- Shaman King (New Episodes) N – Anime series.
- The Journalist (Season 1) N – Japanese series from director and writer Michihito Fujii. Adapts a 2019 theatrical film of the same name and revolves around a reporter who is looking to expose modern issues in Japan.
What’s Coming to Netflix UK on January 14th
- After Life (Season 3) N – Final season of the Ricky Gervais series.
- Animal Park (Multiple Seasons) – British docuseries looking at the lives of zookeepers.
- Archive 81 (Season 1) N – A new horror series loosely based on a popular podcast. The Series is about an archivist falling down a rabbit hole.
- Maiden (2018) – Sports documentary on Tracy Edwards who became the youngest skipper of an all-female crew and entered the Whitbread Round the World Race in 1989.
- The House (Season 1) N – Stop-motion comedy anthology series about a house and the three surreal tales of the individuals who made it their home.
- Yeh Kaali Kaali Ankhein (Season 1) N – Hindi-language crime series.
What’s Coming to Netflix UK on January 15th
- Arigato JaruJaru Tower (2020) – Japanese comedy.
- Dancer (2016) – BBC Films documentary on Sergei Polunin.
- Dolittle (2020) – Robert Downey Jr stars as Dr. Dolittle.
- Greed (2019) – Steve Coogan headlines this comedy that satirizes the world of the super-rich.
- Sniper Assassin’s End (2020) – Sony Pictures presents this action thriller telling a familiar tale of a sniper on the run from the CIA.
What’s Coming to Netflix UK on January 17th
- Annabelle Comes Home (2019) – Horror where we once again see an evil spirit trapped in a doll.
- The Ice King (2018) – Documentary tracking the career of John Curry who won gold at the winter olympics.
What’s Coming to Netflix UK on January 18th
- DOTA: Dragon’s Blood (Book 2) N – Season 2 of the anime series based on the Valve MOBA.
What’s Coming to Netflix UK on January 19th
- El marginal (Season 4) N – Argentinian thriller series.
- Heavenly Bites: Mexico (Season 1) N – Food docuseries.
- Juanpis González – The Series (Season 1) N – Spanish-language comedy series.
- The Luminaries (Season 1) – BBC period drama series starring Eve Hewson and Eva Green.
- The Puppet Master: Hunting the Ultimate Conman (Season 1) N – Docuseries.
- Too Hot to Handle (Season 3) N – New episodes of Netflix’s reality series.
What’s Coming to Netflix UK on January 20th
- Midnight Asia: Eat. Dance. Dream (Season 1) N – Docuseries.
- The Royal Treatment (2022) N – A New York hairdresser gets to work on the wedding of a prince but begins falling for him.
What’s Coming to Netflix UK on January 21st
- Aileen Wuornos: American Boogeywoman (2021) – Peyton List stars in this crime thriller documenting the life of a notoriously serial killer.
- Munich – The Edge of War (2021) N – Adapting the best-selling novel from Robert Harris, this movie documents the days leading up to the Second World War.
- Ozark (Season 4 – Part 1) N – It’s the endgame for the Byrde family as tensions rise for the first half of the final season.
- Summer Heat (Season 1) N – Portuguese teen drama series.
- That Girl Lay Lay (Season 1) – Nickelodeon kids comedy.
- Top Secrets UFO Projects Declassified (Season 1) – Documentary series looking into claims of extraterrestrial encounters.
What’s Coming to Netflix UK on January 22nd
- Emma. (2020) – Anya Taylor-Joy stars in this romantic-comedy set in 1800s England.
What’s Coming to Netflix UK on January 25th
- Ada Twist, Scientist (Season 2) N – Animated kids series.
- Neymar: The Perfect Choice (2022) N – Football documentary limited series on the Brazillian player.
What’s Coming to Netflix UK on January 26th
- The Sinner (Season 4) N – The final season of the Bill Pullman-led mystery thriller.
What’s Coming to Netflix UK on January 27th
- Chosen (Season 1) N – Danish sci-fi teen series.
- I Am Georgina (Season 1) N – Spanish-language docu-reality series.
- Fraud! A Sicilian Murder Mystery (Season 1) N – Italian crime comedy series.
What’s Coming to Netflix UK on January 28th
- All Of Us Are Dead (Season 1) N – Korean zombie series.
- Angry Birds: Summer Madness (Season 1) N – New animated series based on the mobile game.
- Feria: The Darkest Light (Season 1) N – Spanish-language fantasy series.
- Getting Curious with Jonathan Van Ness (Season 1) N – New reality series with one of the hosts of Queer Eye.
- Home Team (2022) N – Kevin James produces and stars in this NFL movie about a head coach who is suspended and ends up coaching his sons team instead.
- In From the Cold (Season 1) N – Thriller spy series about a mother who has gone into hiding but has her life turned upside down when the CIA forces her to confront her long-buried past as a Russian spy.
- The Orbital Children (Season 1) N – Anime sci-fi series set in a future where AI has advanced significantly and you can effortlessly travel through space.
- The Woman in the House Across the Street from the Girl in the Window (Limited Series) N – Comedy parody starring Kristen Bell.
What’s Coming to Netflix UK on January 29th
- Fantasy Island (2021) – Blumhouse’s horror where visits that were supposed to fulfill fantasies turn into nightmares.
- The Invisible Man (2021) – Elisabeth Moss stars in this horror about a woman escaping an abusive relationship but finds herself stalked.
What are you looking forward to checking out on Netflix in January 2022? Let us know in the comments down below.