What’s New on Netflix UK This Week: August 2nd, 2019

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Dear White People season 3 is now available to stream on Netflix

Compared to an excellent July, the start to August has been a quiet one with 56 new additions in the past week. There’s still plenty to be enjoyed so here are all the latest additions this week for Netflix UK, August 2nd, 2019.

First of all, here’s the past week highlights.

Dear White People: Volume 3 Netflix Original

It’s been a long wait but the third volume of Dear White People has finally made its way to Netflix. The comedy-drama has been one of the most controversial series on the streaming service, although some have failed to realize the satirical nature of the story and comedy.

The series takes place at the Winchester University. Known for its prestige and Ivy League status, the university campus is also known for its predominantly white populous. Using an on-campus radio station, the host of the show, Sam, uses this as her platform to fight against the social standing.


The Kings Speech (2010)

Oscar anyone? At the 2011 Academy Awards, The King’s Speech mopped up four academy awards and was nominated for a further eight awards. Colin Firth won the award for Best Actor and it was undoubtedly deserved.

Prince Albert the song of King George V is second in line to the throne. Responsibility as a royal was public speaking and yet public speaking was not Albert’s strength thus he always struggled with a speech impediment that had impaired him from speaking to the public. Seeking treatment, Albert is persuaded by his wife to seek out Lionel Logue a speech therapist. When his older brother abdicates the throne so he can be with his true love Wallace, Albert is next in line to become the King of Great Britain. With war with Germany imminent, He must address the nation so with Lionel’s help Albert must overcome his speech impairment and become the figurehead the nation needs.

Ex-Machina (2015)

One of the best independent films 2015, Ex Machina is a fantastic watch. Showcasing the ethics and morality of technology, the thought-provoking sci-fi drama needs to be added to your watch list.

After winning a company contest programmer Caleb Smith is sent to the private estate of his companies esteemed CEO Nathan Bateman. Upon arriving Caleb soon learns he is the human component in an experiment to prove the capabilities of the beautiful robot Ava.

Here Are All the Latest Titles Added to Netflix UK This Week

38 New Movies Added to Netflix UK This Week:

  • 3 Idiots (2009)
  • Annie (2014)
  • Are We Done Yet?
  • Blindspotting (2018)
  • Boyka (2016)
  • City Slickers (1991)
  • Creed (2015)
  • Darna Mana Hai (2003)
  • Don’t Knock Twice (2016)
  • Ek Hasina Thi (2004)
  • Ex-Machina (2015)
  • Ferrari Ki Sawaari (2012)
  • Fled (1996)
  • Hansel and Gretel (1987)
  • Lone Wolf McQuade (1983)
  • Manu (2018)
  • Mars Attacks! (1996)
  • Midnight Cowboy (1969)
  • Otherhood (2019) Netflix Original
  • Paul Blart: Mall Cop (2009)
  • Pineapple Express (2008)
  • Pusher (2012)
  • Roxanne (1987)
  • Running Out of Time (2018)
  • Safety Not Guaranteed (2012)
  • Sahara (1983)
  • Spotlight (2015)
  • The Bounty (1984)
  • The King’s Speech (2010)
  • The Other Guys (2010)
  • The Red Sea Diving Resort (2019) Netflix Original
  • Triple Threat (2019)
  • Two by Two (2015)
  • Tyler Perry’s The Single Moms Club (2014)
  • Uriyadi 2 (2019)
  • Valkyrie (2008)
  • Wazir (2016)
  • White Chamber (2018)

14 New TV Shows Added to Netflix UK This Week:

  • 100% Hotter: Season 1
  • 7: Collection 1
  • Ask the Storybots: Season 3 Netflix Original
  • Bangkok Love Stories: Innocence: Season 1 Netflix Original
  • Dear White People: Volume 3 Netflix Original
  • Johnny Test: Season 3
  • Kengan Ashura: Season 1 Netflix Original
  • Khaani: Season 1
  • Lego Friends: Girls on a Mission: 2 Seasons
  • Regiment Diaries: Season 1
  • She-Ra and the Princesses of Power: Season 3 Netflix Original
  • Sleepless Society: Nyctophobia: Season 1
  • The Letdown: Season 2 Netflix Original
  • Twelve Forever: Season 1 Netflix Original

2 New Documentary and Docuseries Added to Netflix UK This Week:

  • Lea and I (2019)
  • Basketball or Nothing: Season 1 Netflix Original

1 New Stand Up Special Added to Netflix UK This Week:

  • Whitney Cummings: Can I Touch It? (2019) Netflix Original

1 New Reality Series Added to Netflix UK This Week:

  • The Chef’s Line: Season 1

Which title are you looking forward to watching on Netflix UK this week? Let us know in the comments below!

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Jacob joined What's on Netflix fulltime in 2018 and serves as one of the lead writers. Jacob covers all things Netflix whether that's TV or movies but specializes in covering anime and K-dramas. Resides in Norwich in the United Kingdom. Contact: jacob@whats-on-netflix.com