Netflix is adding a bunch of new movies and shows to its lineup this week. While not all of the additions are new, many of them are.
New movies and shows coming this week include a documentary about a famous actress and singer, a new Netflix Original comedy series, a new cooking competition show, and a new action drama.
Netflix‘s new documentary is all about Jennifer Lopez. half time looks at Lopez’s career and the pressure she’s been under living in the spotlight for most of her life. It also shows how the 2020 Super Bowl halftime show went and what she expects from the second half of her career. half time arrives on Netflix on Tuesday, June 14, 2022.
Check out the trailer here:
Melissa McCarthy is also back on Netflix and this time with her husband, Ben Falcone. God’s Favorite Idiot arrives on Netflix on Wednesday, June 15. The series follows tech support worker Clark Thompson (played by Falcone) as he falls in love with co-worker Amy Luck (played by McCarthy). Unfortunately (for him), he also becomes a messenger of God at the same time.
Netflix adds Spiderhead and Halftime to lineup this week
He also happens to shine, which means everyone knows something is up and it leads to him becoming a celebrity.
Take a look at the trailer here:
More in the mood for a cooking show? Iron Chef: Quest for an Iron Legend is also headed to Netflix this week on Wednesday, June 15. The show features a group of new iron chefs and new adversaries determined to beat them in a culinary battle. New Iron Chefs include Curtis Stone, Marcus Samuelsson, Ming Tsai, Dominque Crenn and Gabrielle Cámara.
It will be interesting to see how this version compares to the original Japanese show and the Food Network reboot.
Take a look at what’s in store in the trailer here:
Chris Hemsworth’s latest film, spider head, is also heading to Netflix this week. The action drama is an adaptation of the short story “Escape from Spiderhead” by George Saunders.
The story follows a couple of inmates in a state-of-the-art penitentiary where an evil genius (played by Hemsworth) gives them experimental mind-altering drugs.
Besides Hemsworth, the film stars Jurnee Smollett, Charles Parnell, BeBe Bettencourt, Tess Haubrich and Miles Teller. It will be available to stream from Friday, June 17.
Take a look at the trailer below:
This week also brings Jane & Lily: Ladies Night Live Tuesday, June 14 and Charm season 4 on Saturday, June 18.
New on Netflix This Week: June 12-18
Charlie’s Colorforms City: Mighty Movie Adventures
Charlie’s Colorforms City: Miss Weather and Friends
Pete Davidson Presents: Best Friends
Who We Are: A Chronicle of Racism in America
Jane & Lily: Ladies Night Live
The Mole: Seasons 3-4
God’s Favorite Idiot
Iron Chef: Quest for an Iron Legend
Web of Make Believe: Death, Lies, and the Internet
The wrath of God
Impasse: paranormal park
Karma World Music Videos: Season 2
Love & Anarchy: Season 2
Rhythm + Flow France
Sing, Dance, Play: Kabuki with Toma Ikuta
Snoop Dogg’s F*cn Around Comedy Special
Won’t you be my neighbor?
The Martha Mitchell Effect
Rainbow High: Season 2
Her: Season 2
The War Next Door: Season 2
You do not know me
alchemy of souls
Charmed: Season 4
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