Top Series Coming to Netflix US in April 2018

April showers keeping you indoors? No worries! Netflix has plenty of titles headed your way to keep you busy.

It’s that time again where we highlight a few of the new choices coming your way from Netflix, and there are plenty of titles sure to keep you busy. From adventures in space to exploits in the kitchen, your time indoors will be well spent.

Don’t forget to tune in to this month’s new episode of My Next Guest Needs No Introduction where Dave’s guest will be mogul JAY-Z or check out new episodes of The Joel McHale Show every Sunday.

For a full list of additions see our list for April and don’t forget to check out our list of movie highlights.

Jane The Virgin Season 4 is getting an early release from the CW. Look for it to hit Netflix April 28th.


5. The Letdown Season 1 Netflix Original

Arriving April 21st

Alison Bell stars as Audrey, a new mother who is struggling. She’s determined not to let her new role define her, but that’s easier said than done. Her career-focused husband, self-obsessed mother and fancy-free best friend make it almost impossible.


4. 3%: Season 2 Netflix Original

Arriving April 27th

Fans of this show have been waiting quite some time for its return. The sci-fi series was a surprise breakout hit and turned out to be one of the top binged shows of last year. Set in the not-too-distant dystopian future, 97% of the population lives in squalor, while a select few are able to move to an elite island paradise. They must survive a brutal test to join the best of the best.


3. Chef’s Table: Pastry Netflix Original

Arriving April 13th

Netflix’s Emmy Award-winning docu-series is back with a focus on the sweet stuff. Every episode past of this show has been visually stunning. Featuring four new all-star chefs, this season is sure to be the stuff dreams are made of.


2. Bobby Kennedy For President Netflix Original 

Arriving April 27th

Timed to correspond with the 50th anniversary of his 83-day presidential run, Netflix looks back at the political legacy of Robert Kennedy in this limited series. Detailing his candidacy, the series will present rare and never-before-seen archival footage, a lot of which has newly been digitized, along with new interviews with “those that worked closely with RFK and knew him well.”

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1. Lost In Space Season 1 Netflix Original

Arriving April 13th

Set 30 years in the future, colonization in space is now a reality and the Robinson family is among those selected to make a new life for themselves in a better world. But after crash-landing on an alien planet, the Robinson family must fight against all odds to survive and escape. The series has a top-notch cast including Molly Parker (House of Cards), Parker Posey, and Toby Stephens.

What are you looking forward to seeing in April? 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.