Top 5 Series Coming to Netflix US in October 2018

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While you have quite a few movies to look forward to in October, the month is definitely all about the series. So many, in fact, it was tough to choose just five! Take a look at our picks for what you should be watching next month. 

There are a considerable number of series being added in October and once again the Netflix Original takes front and center. While we couldn’t pick them all, we feel these are a few you should keep on your radar.

For a look at movies, take a peek at our Top 5 film picks for October.

Marvel’s Daredevil: Season 3 Netflix Original

Arriving October 19th

The original and best of the Netflix Marvel series, Charlie Cox is Matt Murdock. Blinded as a young boy but imbued with extraordinary senses, he fights against injustice by day as a lawyer, and by night as the Super Hero “Daredevil” in modern day Hell’s Kitchen, New York City. Season 3 sees the return of a fan favorite villain.


Wanderlust: Season 1 Netflix Original

Arriving October 19th

Toni Collette plays Joy Richards, a therapist trying to find a way to keep her spark alive with her husband after a cycling accident causes them to reassess their relationship. As we meet her family, friends, neighbors, and clients, remarkable yet relatable stories of love, lust, and forbidden desire emerge.


Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: Season 1 Netflix Original

Arriving October 26th

This reimaging of the origin and adventures of Sabrina the Teenage Witch is a dark coming-of-age story that traffics in horror, the occult and, of course, witchcraft. Sabrina wrestles to reconcile her dual nature — half-witch, half-mortal — while standing against the evil forces that threaten her, her family, and the daylight world humans inhabit.


Making A Murderer: Part 2 Netflix Original

Arriving October 19th

Emmy Award-winning filmmakers Laura Ricciardi and Moira Demos return to the Midwest where they have exclusive access to Steven Avery and his co-defendant and nephew Brendan Dassey, their families and the legal teams fighting for justice on their behalf. Over the course of 10 new episodes, it provides an in-depth look at the high-stakes postconviction system, exploring the emotional toll the process takes on all involved.


The Haunting of Hill House: Season 1 Netflix Original

Release Date: October 12th

This modern reimagining of Shirley Jackson’s legendary novel of the same name is about five siblings who grew up in the most famous haunted house in America. Now adults, they’re reunited by the suicide of their youngest sister, which forces them to finally confront the ghosts of their own pasts…some which lurk in their minds and some which may really be lurking in the shadows.


What series are you looking forward to seeing next month? Let us know in the comments!

Cheryl Greenway

Cheryl has written for What’s on Netflix for over three years. She’s a confessed streaming addict and also runs a Netflix based community on Facebook with over 10,000 users. Cheryl specializes in documentaries and covers weekly additions for the US in addition to breaking news stories. She is the Weekend Editor for What’s On Netflix. Cheryl resides in Virginia, USA.