What’s Coming to Netflix UK in May 2019

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It’s time to take a look at everything that’s due out on Netflix in the United Kingdom throughout the month of May 2019. Below, we’ll list the Netflix Originals, movies, TV series, specials and weekly episodes all inbound over the month. 

You can find a more in-depth preview of all the Originals coming in May 2019 in our ongoing preview.

Here are a few highlights that are scheduled throughout the month:

On May 1st when we traditionally get movies added from other providers, we’re seeing Johnny Depp’s Dark Shadows added, the fabulous The Great Gatsby starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Friends with Benefits starring Mila Kunis and Justin Timberlake.

It’s going to be a very busy month for the kids with new seasons of Harvey Street Kids, Inspector Gadget and Cupcake & Dino all scheduled throughout May.

On the front of the weekly episodes, Riverdale starts to begin wrapping up its third season while Jane the Virgin just gets started.

Please note: as of April 21st, this list is yet to be fully completed. Netflix hasn’t released its full list of upcoming titles and is expected to on Tuesday or Wednesday. 

New Episodes Weekly

  • American Idol (Season 1- Tuesdays)
  • Jane the Virgin (Season 5 – Thursdays)
  • Men on a Mission (Season 1 – Tuesdays)
  • Possessed (Season 1 – Wednesdays)
  • Riverdale (Season 3 – Thursdays)
  • Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments (Season 3 – Tuesdays)

May 1st

  • Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle (2003)
  • Dark Shadows (2012)
  • Inspector Gadget (Season 3) Netflix Original Series
  • Ironclad (2011)
  • Friends with Benefits (2011)
  • Kia and Cosmos (2018)
  • Kim Swims (2017)
  • Knock Down the House (2019) Netflix Original Documentary
  • Munifik 2 (2019) Netflix Original Foreign Movie
  • Snowpiercer (2013)
  • Sur Sapata (2019)
  • The Great Gatsby (2013)

May 2nd

  • Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer (2016)

May 3rd

  • Alles ist gut (2019) Netflix Original Foreign Series
  • All In My Family (2019) Netflix Original Foreign Movie
  • Cupcake & Dino – General Services (Season 2) Netflix Original Kids Series
  • Dead to Me (Season 1) Netflix Original Series
  • Despite Everything (2019) Netflix Original Movie
  • The Last Summer (2019) Netflix Original Series
  • Flinch (Season 1) Netflix Original Reality Series
  • Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage (2019) Netflix Original Foreign Movie
  • True and the Rainbow Kingdom (Season 3) Netflix Original Kids Series
  • Tuca & Bertie (Season 1) Netflix Original Animated Series
  • Undercover (Season 1) Netflix Original Belgium Series

May 5th

  • People Just Do Nothing (Season 4)

May 7th

  • The 12th Man

May 8th

  • Lucifer (Season 4) Netflix Original Series

May 10th

  • Easy (Season 3) Netflix Original Series
  • Harvey Street Kids (Season 2) Netflix Original Kids Series
  • The Society (Season 1) Netflix Original Series
  • Wine Country (2019) Netflix Original Movie

May 13th

  • Malibu Rescue (2019) Netflix Original Movie

May 14th

  • Still Laugh-in: The Stars Celebrate (2019) Netflix Original Stand-up Special

May 15th

  • Casper (1995)
  • Evan Almighty (2007)
  • Flood: A River’s Rampage (1997)
  • Jane Eyre (2011)
  • Shaun of the Dead (2004)
  • Spartacus (1960)
  • Step Up (2004)
  • Step Up: Revolution (2012)
  • The Boat That Rocked (2009)
  • The Eagle (2011)

May 16th

  • Born in Gaza
  • Good Sam (2019) Netflix Original Movie

May 17th

  • 1994 (2019) Netflix Original Documentary
  • Chip and Potato (Season 1) Netflix Original Kids Animated Series
  • Dying To Tell (2019) Netflix Original Spanish Documentary
  • It’s Bruno (Season 1) Netflix Original Comedy Series
  • Maria (2019) Netflix Original Filipino Movie
  • ReMastered: The Lion’s Share (2019) Netflix Original Documentary
  • Saverio Raimondo: Il Satiro Parlante (2019) Netflix Original Stand-up Special
  • See You Yesterday (2019) Netflix Original Movie
  • The Rain (Season 2) Netflix Original Danish Series
  • Thunder and the House of Magic (2013)

May 18th

  • Blood Father (2016)

May 19th

  • Storks (2016)

May 20th

  • Jonathan (2018)

May 21st

  • Wanda Sykes: Not Normal (2019) Netflix Original Stand-up Special

May 22nd

  • A Tale of Two Kitchens (2019) Netflix Original Mexican Documentary
  • Furie (2019) Netflix Original Vietnamese Movie
  • The Mummy (2017)

May 23rd

  • After Maria (2019) Netflix Original Puerto Rican Documentary

May 24th

  • High Seas (Season 1) Netflix Original Spanish Series
  • Joy (2019) Netflix Original Austrian Movie
  • Rim of the World (2019) Netflix Original Movie
  • She’s Gotta Have It (Season 2) Netflix Original Series
  • The Perfection (2019) Netflix Original Movie

May 26th

  • Baby Driver (2017)

May 30th

  • The Last Kids on Earth (Season 1) Netflix Original Series

May 31st

  • How to Sell Drugs Online (Fast) (Season 1) Netflix Original Series
  • When They See Us (Limited Series) Netflix Original

Which titles are you excited for in May? Let us know in the comments below!

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Founder of What's on Netflix, Kasey has been tracking the comings and goings of the Netflix library for over a decade. Covering everything from new movies, series and games from around the world, Kasey is in charge of covering breaking news, covering all the new additions now available on Netflix and what's coming next.