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Sex Education season 3, new interactive Bear Grylls movie, and more, coming to NETFLIX in September

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The sun is out and roses are blooming – spring is nearly here! And this September, Netflix has an array of original content, and licensed highlights to enjoy.

HIGHLIGHTS

Sex Education: Season 3
17 September

Headlining September’s top picks is the long-awaited Sex Education: Season 3. Otis is now having casual sex, Eric and Adam are official, and Jean has a baby on the way. Meanwhile, Moordale is being transformed inside out by the new headteacher. Prepare for commitment animals, alien phenomena, and much more of Madam Groff. 

Nailed It!: Season 6
15 September

If you’ve tried and tested every recipe out there to make the perfect banana bread but are still no Betty Crocker, then Nailed It!: Season 6 will make you feel much better. Home bakers with a terrible track record take a crack at re-creating edible masterpieces for a cash prize. It’s part reality contest, part hot mess.

Kate
10 September

For those feeling less like a laugh and more in need of a high-stakes thriller, catch Mary Elizabeth Winstead in Kate where a highly tuned assassin has less than 24 hours to exact revenge on her enemies after being deadly poisoned.

You vs. Wild: Out Cold
14 September

If the kids are getting bored, then get them to join Bear Grylls in an interactive movie for the whole family in You vs. Wild: Out Cold. After a plane crash leaves Bear with amnesia, he must make choices to save the missing pilot and survive – but he’s going to need yours and the kids’ help!

Bear Grylls in You Vs. Wild: Out Cold (image – Netflix)

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ORIGINAL SERIES

1 September

How to Be a Cowboy
Dale Brisby uses social media savvy and rodeo skills to keep cowboy traditions alive — and now he’s teaching the world how to cowboy right, ol’ son.

2 September

Q-Force
Agent Steve Maryweather was once the Golden Boy of the American Intelligence Agency, until he came out as gay. Unable to fire him, they sent him off into obscurity. Instead, he assembled LGBTQ+ squad of misfits – together they’re Q-Force.

3 September

Money Heist Part 5: Volume 1
The gang has been in the Bank of Spain for over 100 hours and the Professor is at risk. To make matters worse, a new adversary is coming: the army.

7 September

On the Verge
Four women — a chef, a single mom, an heiress and a job seeker — dig into love and work, with a generous side of midlife crises, in pre-pandemic LA.

8 September

The Circle: Season 3
Weekly episodes from 8 September
A fresh crew of flirts, fibbers and honest allies join the Circle — and navigate new twists and turns — in hopes of winning this season’s cash prize.

Into the Night: Season 2
After finding refuge deep underground, the passengers contend with a flurry of new crises — and rising tensions with their military hosts.

10 September

Metal Shop Masters
On this competition show, a group of metal artists torch, cut and weld epic, badass creations from hardened steel. Only one will win a $50,000 prize.

Lucifer: The Final Season
Lucifer scored the promotion, but does he really want the job? Plus, Chloe prepares to give up detective work, Amenadiel joins the LAPD, and more.

14 September

The World’s Most Amazing Vacation Rentals: Season 2
Travelers Megan Batoon, Jo Franco and Luis D. Ortiz discover more enchanting vacation properties for every budget and dish out tips for perfect stays.

Jack Whitehall: Travels with My Father: Season 5
Jovial comic Jack Whitehall and his stuffy father, Michael, take unusual and amusing trips to foreign lands in an attempt to strengthen their bond.

15 September

Too Hot to Handle Latino
Weekly episodes from 15 September
A group of singles from across Latin America are challenged to give up sex. But on this reality show, abstinence comes with a silver lining: US$100,000.

Nailed It!: Season 6
Home bakers with a terrible track record take a crack at re-creating edible masterpieces for a cash prize. It’s part reality contest, part hot mess.

16 September

Final Space: Season 3
Gary and his crew strive to survive the chaos and carnage of Final Space and elude the evil Invictus, who’s eager to harness Mooncake’s powers.

17 September

Squid Game
Hundreds of cash-strapped players accept a strange invitation to compete in children’s games. Inside, a tempting prize awaits — with deadly high stakes.

Chicago Party Aunt
Chicago partier Diane is a beef-sandwich-chomping Bears fan with a talent for avoiding adulthood. But she has a soft spot for her nerdy nephew.

Sex Education: Season 3
Word of the “sex school” gets around as a new head teacher tries to control a rambunctious student body and Otis attempts to hide his secret hookup.

22 September

Dear White People: Volume 4
Reunited amid a pandemic, future Sam and Lionel look back on their epic final year together at Winchester — which plays out as a ’90s musical.

Jaguar
In 1960s Spain, a Holocaust survivor joins a group of agents seeking justice against the hundreds of Nazis who fled to the nation to hide after WWII.

24 September

Jailbirds New Orleans
A look at life beyond the prison bars for a group of incarcerated women serving time in a New Orleans jail.

Blood & Water: Season 2
The Cape Town-set YA series returns with more twists and turns.

Midnight Mass
A community experiences miraculous events and frightening omens after a mysterious priest’s arrival. From the creator of “The Haunting of Hill House.”

Ganglands (Braqueurs)
When his niece crosses a powerful drug kingpin, professional thief Mehdi and his crew of skilled robbers are pulled into a violent and deadly turf war.

29 September

The Chestnut Man
A young woman is found brutally murdered in a Copenhagen playground. Above her hangs a small doll made of chestnuts. Adapted from the acclaimed novel.

MeatEater: Season 10 Part 1
Steven’s quest for delicious game in exotic locales takes him into the Rockies and Ozarks, the swamps of North Carolina and the grasslands of Hawai’i.

30 September

Love 101: Season 2 (30/09/2021)
The Istanbul-set series about 1990s teens navigating awkwardness and heartbreak returns for a second season.

Luna Park (30/09/21)
In 1960s Rome, an encounter between a girl raised in a carnival and a girl from a rich home leads to intrigue, secrets and new and unexpected loves.

Coming Soon

Kota Factory: Season 2
Continuing their pursuit of a coveted IIT seat, Vaibhav and his friends try not to let academic pressure — or adolescent angst — get the best of them.

Bangkok Breaking
Newly arrived in Bangkok, Wanchai joins the road rescue service and unravels a city-wide conspiracy with the help of a journalist.


NETFLIX FILM

2 September

Afterlife of the Party
Cassie lives to party… until she dies in a freak accident. Now this social butterfly needs to right her wrongs on Earth if she wants to earn her wings.

3 September

Worth
In the wake of the Sept. 11 attacks, a lawyer faces an emotional reckoning as he attempts to put a dollar value on the lives lost. Based on real events.

8 September

JJ+E
Vinterviken is set in Stockholm and focuses on the love story between Elisabeth and John-John. The two youngsters are raised in the same city, yet they live light years apart, separated economically, socially and culturally. That is until the day they start in the same high school class.

10 September

Kate
Slipped a fatal poison on her final job, a ruthless assassin working in Tokyo has less than 24 hours to find out who ordered the hit and exact revenge.

Prey
A wilderness trip turns deadly when five bickering hikers are inexplicably pursued by an unseen — and unrelenting — hunter.

15 September

Nightbooks
Scary story fan Alex must tell a spine-tingling tale every night — or stay trapped with his new friend in a wicked witch’s magical apartment forever.

17 September

The Father Who Moves Mountains
When his son goes missing during a snowy hike in the mountains, a retired intelligence officer will stop at nothing — and risk everything — to find him.

Ankahi Kahaniya
As big city life buzzes around them, lonely souls discover surprising sources of connection and companionship in three tales of love, loss and longing.

The Stronghold
Tired of the small-time grind, three Marseille cops get a chance to bust a major drug network. But lines blur when a key informant makes a big ask.

22 September

Confessions of an Invisible Girl
When the smart but socially awkward Tetê joins a new school, she’s ready to try everything to fit in with the cool kids. But soon, her plan hits a snag.

Intrusion
After a deadly break-in at a couple’s new dream home, the traumatized wife searches for answers — and learns the real danger is just beginning.

23 September

Je Suis Karl
After most of her family is murdered in a terrorist bombing, a young woman is unknowingly lured into joining the very group that killed them.

24 September

The Starling
A woman adjusting to life after a loss contends with a feisty bird that’s taken over her garden — and a husband who’s struggling to find a way forward.

29 September

Friendzone
Tired of platonic friendships, Thibault believes his luck will change when sparks fly between him and Rose. But can he go from bestie to boyfriend?

Sounds Like Love
Fashion assistant Maca has just about got her life together after a devastating breakup, when Leo, the man who broke her heart returns. Seeking support from best friends, Adriana and Jime, all three will learn love can be complicated.

No One Gets Out Alive
A haunted house horror story, a sobering account of immigrant life, and a world where ancient folklore can become terrifyingly real.


ORIGINAL COMEDY SERIES

28 September

Attack of the Hollywood Clichés!
Moviemakers, insiders and experts count down the definitive list of film clichés.


ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARY

1 September

Turning Point: 9/11 and the War on Terror
This unflinching series documents the 9/11 terrorist attacks, from al-Qaida’s roots in the 1980s to America’s forceful response, both at home and abroad.

6 September

Countdown: Inspiration4 Mission to Space
Episodes 1-2 6 September
Episodes 3-4 13 September
Feature length finale 30 September
A limited series on the first-ever all-civilian mission into space.

7 September

Untold: Breaking Point
The final film in the five-part docuseries event from the creators of WILD WILD COUNTRY. Directed by Chapman Way and Maclain Way, Untold: Breaking Point tells the story of Mardy Fish as he rose to be the number one ranked American male tennis player while facing mental health challenges that changed his life on and off the court.

9 September

The Women and the Murderer
This documentary follows a police chief and a murder victim’s mother in their unflagging efforts to find and prosecute a serial killer in 1990s Paris.

Blood Brothers: Malcolm X & Muhammad Ali
From a chance meeting to a tragic fallout, Malcolm X and Muhammad Ali’s extraordinary bond cracks under the weight of distrust and shifting ideals.

15 September

Schumacher
The life of Michael Schumacher, who rose to a Formula One icon thanks to a daring and defiant spirit, is explored in this insightful documentary.

16 September

My Heroes Were Cowboys
Robin Wiltshire’s painful childhood was rescued by Westerns. Now he lives on the frontier of his dreams, training the horses he loves for the big screen.

22 September

Monsters Inside: The 24 Faces of Billy Milligan
In the late 1970s, an accused serial rapist claims multiple personalities control his behavior, setting off a legal odyssey that captivates America.

24 September

Vendetta: Truth, Lies and The Mafia
This documentary series examines the true story behind two of Sicily’s “Anti-Mafia” crusaders, who both wound up on trial for major crimes themselves.

Coming Soon

Crime Stories: India Detectives
Cameras following Bengaluru police on the job offer a rare glimpse into the complex and challenging inner workings of four major crime investigations.


KIDS & FAMILY

3 September

Sharkdog
Half shark, half dog with a big heart and a belly full of fish sticks! Together, Sharkdog and his human pal Max can take on any silly or messy adventure.

7 September

Kid Cosmic: Season 2
Jo learns what it means to be a true leader as the Local Heroes embark on a space adventure to find the remaining Stones of Power and save the galaxy.

Octonauts: Above & Beyond
The Octonauts expand their exploration beyond the sea — and onto land! With new rides and new friends, they’ll protect any habitats and animals at risk.

14 September

A StoryBots Space Adventure
Join the StoryBots and the crew of the historic SpaceX Inspiration4 mission as they search for answers to kids’ questions about space.

You vs. Wild: Out Cold
After a plane crash leaves Bear with amnesia, he must make choices to save the missing pilot and survive in this high-stakes interactive adventure.

16 September

He-Man and the Masters of the Universe
Mighty teen Adam and his heroic squad of misfits discover the legendary power of Grayskull — and their destiny to defend Eternia from sinister Skeletor.

21 September

Go! Go! Cory Carson: Chrissy Takes the Wheel
From arcade games to sled days and hiccup cures, Cory Carson’s curious little sister Chrissy speeds off on her own for fun and adventure all over town!

24 September

My Little Pony: A New Generation
Equestria’s divided. But a bright-eyed hero believes Earth Ponies, Pegasi and Unicorns should be pals — and, hoof to heart, she’s determined to prove it.

28 September

Ada Twist, Scientist
Pint-sized scientist Ada Twist and her two best friends are asking big questions — and working together to discover the truth about everything!


ORIGINAL ANIME

Coming Soon

Baki Hanma
Baki Hanma continues his quest to become the most powerful fighter and prepares for his battle with the strongest creature in the world — his father.


LICENSED HIGHLIGHTS

1 September

A Star Is Born
When small-time singer Esther Blodgett is discovered by famous actor Norman Maine, she rises to the top while he drinks himself to the bottom.

Mad Max: Fury Road
In a post-apocalyptic wasteland, Max helps a rebellious woman and a band of female prisoners flee from tyranny, fend off threats and seek their homeland.

The Shiralee 1
A labourer and his 10-year-old daughter travel through the Australian Outback, where they encounter an assortment of unusual characters.

Blindspot: Seasons 1-5
Following the clues hidden in an amnesiac’s intricate tattoos, FBI agent Kurt Weller investigates his way into a vast conspiracy.

6 September

The Lighthouse
A lighthouse keeper in 1890s New England begins to suspect that his veteran partner is dangerously unhinged – but he’s hiding some secrets of his own.

10 September

The Witches
A boy and his grandmother encounter a coven of glamorously diabolical witches and their cruel, child-hating leader — and must evade their evil plans.

17 September

Archer: Season 11
After spending three years in a coma, Archer wakes to discover that the world has — gasp — kind of moved on without him.

22 September

Hating Peter Tatchell
This documentary follows gay rights activist Peter Tatchell from his early life to his fight for justice amid controversy and political turmoil.

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