What’s coming soon to Netflix UK in January 2018?
Staff Reporter | On 14, Dec 2017Reading time: 10 mins
It may not be Christmas yet, but we’re already thinking ahead to the new year. Why? Because 2018 is bringing with it all the good things, like the return of Star Trek: Discovery and Riverdale Season 2, not to mention Season 4 of Brooklyn Nine-Nine.
Yes, Netflix UK is already lining up its January schedule, and it’s a promising start to the year, with the latest seasons of Grace and Frankie, Fargo and Homeland, not to mention its new original film about the co-founder of National Lampoon, starring Will Forte and Domhnall Gleeson. And for those sad to be wishing away Christmas already, Netflix has just the thing to cure the January blues: Spielberg’s charming take on The BFG and the irrepressibly feel-good Pride.
Here’s what’s coming soon to Netflix UK in January 2018:
Note: All titles and dates subject to change. This page is updated to contain the most accurate information available.
Friends: Season 1 to 10 – 1st January
Because you can never rewatch the day-to-day non-adventures of Monica, Rachel, Ross, Phoebe, Chandler and Joey too many times.
Lovesick: Season 3 – 1st January
Best friends Dylan, Luke and Evie continue to navigate the ups and downs of relationships as they search for their soul mates.
Glacé: Season 1 – 1st January
A grisly find atop a mountain in the French Pyrenees leads investigator Martin Servaz into a twisted dance with a serial killer in this icy thriller.
He Named Me Malala – 1st January
A look at the Taliban’s attack on Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai for speaking out on girls’ education, as well as the aftermath – including her inspiring speech to the United Nations.
Weeds: Season 1 to 8 – 1st January
Loved Orange Is the New Black? Here’s your chance to go back to Jenji Kohan’s hit Showtime series from 2005.
Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency: Season 2 – 5th January
Dirk and Todd reunite, along with Farah and new allies in Montana law enforcement, to investigate a case partly set in a magical fantasy realm.
Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee Collections – 5th January
In Jerry Seinfeld’s unique series, he picks up a guest comedian in a cool car, then they set off for laugh-filled conversations fueled by caffeine.
Rotten – 5th January
This docuseries travels deep into the heart of the food supply chain to reveal unsavory truths and expose hidden forces that shape what we eat.
DEVILMAN Crybaby: Season 1 – 5th January
A demon possesses a boy’s dead body to do evil. But after falling in love with a human girl, he has a change of heart. Based on Go Nagai’s hit manga.
The End of the F***ing World: Season 1 – 5th January
Channel 4’s dark, sweet, unpredictable road trip series is a romance like no other.
Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Season 4 – 5th January
Star Trek: Discovery: Season 1, Episode 10 – 8th January
The iconic franchise returns with a fresh series, new characters and a new ship. Their mission: Explore new worlds, bring hope to a new generation.
The BFG – 8th January
Mark Rylance lends his dulcet tones to Steven Spielberg’s utterly charming adaptation of Roald Dahl’s classic kids’ book.
Good Time – 11th January
Robert Pattinson delivers a career-best performance in this gripping, unpredictable thriller.
My Next Guest Needs No Introduction – 12th January
David Letterman’s Netflix talk show kicks off with none other than Barack Obama, in his first talk show appearance since leaving office. The monthly six-episode series will feature a range of extraordinary figures whom David finds fascinating, including George Clooney, Malala Yousafzai, Jay-Z, Tina Fey and Howard Stern.
Disjointed: Part 2 – 12th January
Pete struggles with a crisis of confidence, Carter opens up to a new friend, Ruth returns to her roots, and Olivia’s business takes off.
The Polka King – 12th January
A Polish-born bandleader who dreams of building a musical empire in the U.S. lures his fans into a Ponzi scheme in this comedy based on a true story.
Pride – 12th January
UK gay activists work to help miners during their lengthy strike of the National Union of Mineworkers in the summer of 1984.
Somebody Feed Phil – 12th January
“Everybody Loves Raymond” executive producer Phil Rosenthal travels the world to take in the local cuisine and culture.
Homeland: Season 6 – 15th January
In a world of fake news and public distrust, Carrie and Saul return for some disturbingly topical political thrills.
Rita: Season 4 – 16th January
After being fired from her school, this feisty teacher hits rock bottom and reluctantly takes a job in her hometown.
Godzilla: Part 1 – 17th January
The first-ever high quality animation of the iconic global monster franchise promises an epic re-imagining of the Godzilla world of the future. From Japanese anime studio Polygon Pictures (Knights of Sidonia), the film is directed by Kobun Shizuno (Knights of Sidonia,) and Hiroyuki Seshita (AJIN: Demi-Human), with a screenplay from acclaimed anime writer Gen Urobuchi (Psycho-Pass, Madoka Magika).
Tiempos de Guerra: Season 1 – 18th January
Set in 1920s Morocco, Duchess of la Victoria leads a group of trailblazing nurses as they navigate the political and social challenges of war.
Riverdale: Season 2, Episode 10 – 18th January
If Jason Blossom’s murder revealed the slimy underbelly beneath Riverdale’s surface, as we enter season two, the shooting of Fred Andrews threatens to plunge the entire town into utter darkness.
Dynasty: Season 1, Episode 10 – 18th January
With a new face poised to join the family, the Carringtons and the Colbys feud for control over their fortune — and their children’s lives.
Drug Lords: Season 1 – 19th January
Witness the stories of history’s most notorious kingpins, their terrifying enforcers, and the men and women who swore to bring them down.
Grace and Frankie: Season 4 – 19th January
As Grace and Frankie muddle through ups and downs with their business, romantic relationships and families, they must face some realities of aging.
Van Helsing: Season 2 – 19th January
An astonishing revelation about herself leads Vanessa to question her entire life story, while the battle to defeat Dmitri’s vampires rages on.
The Open House – 19th January
Netflix’s latest original horror flick is the directorial debut of Matt Angel and Suzanne Coote. It follows a mother (Piercey Dalton) and her teen son (13 Reasons Why star Dylan Minnette), who, after a tragedy, move to a relative’s vacant vacation home, where eerie and unexplained forces conspire against them.
Trolls: The Beat Goes On!: Season 1 – 19th January
Picking up where the film left off, Poppy and all the fun-loving Trolls adjust to living with their Bergen neighbors in this colorful animated series.
Fargo: Season 3 – 20th January
Ewan McGregor doubles up for the superb third run of this darkly comic crime anthology series.
Black Lightning: Season 1 – 23rd January
The CW’s latest comic book series follows a retired vigilante, who leaves behind his quiet life as a school principal and returns to fighting crime in his New Orleans community.
Llama Llama: Season 1 – 26th January
Llama, his family and his good friends have heart-warming adventures in a safe, friendly town. An animated show based on the award-winning books.
The Adventures of Puss in Boots: Season 6 – 26th January
The world’s greatest swashbuckling kitty returns, taking on any daring adventure and every glass of milk in this family-friendly original series.
One Day at a Time: Season 2 – 26th January
Netflix’s charming sitcom reboot returns for more family laughs.
A Futile and Stupid Gesture – 26th January
Will Forte and Domhnall Gleeson star in this exploration of the troubled life and groundbreaking career of “National Lampoon” co-founder Doug Kenney.
Retribution: Season 1 – 30th January
After brutally murdering a young couple, the killer heads to the rural Scottish Highlands, where their feuding families live.
Other new releases coming soon to Netflix UK in January 2018:
Lovesick Season 3
Glace Season 1
He Named Me Malala
Weeds Season 1 to 8
Friends Season 1 to 10
Live Free or Die Hard
Martin Luther: The Idea That Changed the World
A Royal Night Out
Eight Men Out
Soldiers of Fortune
The Adventures of the American Rabbit
The Siege of Firebase Gloria
Abnormal Summit: 2017
Chef & My Fridge: 2017
Little Baby Bum: Nursery Rhyme Friends: Season 1
Men on a Mission: 2017
Eastsiders: Season 3
Lockup: County Jails: Collection 1
The Deep: Season 2
Aajcha Divas Majha
Bruno and Boots: The Wizzle War
Camp Cool Kids
Empire of Scents
Eye of the Needle
Kay Dyache Bola
Maddman: The Steve Madden Story
Maza Pati Karodpati
Mi Shivajiraje Bhosale Boltoy
Murder on the Cape
Shahanpan Dega Deva
Super Dark Times
The Damned Rain
Treasures from the Wreck of the Unbelievable
We Speak Dance: Season 1
Yanda Kartavya Aahe
Hot Shots! Part Deux
Fullmetal Alchemist: Season 1
Trotro: Season 1
Women Behind Bars: Season 1 to 3
SamSam: Season 1 and 2
I Am Not Madame Bovary
L’affaire Jack King
Conan the Barbarian
Julie & Julia
Think Like a Man Too
Outsiders: Season 1 & 2
Underground: Season 1 & 2
Daddy Day Camp
Head in the Clouds
Jiro Dreams of Sushi
Love the Coopers
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend: Season 3, Episode 8
Jimi: All Is by My Side
The Untold Tales of Armistead Maupin
Alien Contact: Outer Space
Grimm: Season 6
On Yoga The Architecture of Peace
Alejandro Riaño Especial de stand up
Tom Segura: Disgraceful
Hostel: Part II
No Good Deed
The Jane Austen Book Club
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend: Season 3, Episode 9
13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi
Star Trek: Discovery: Season 1, Episode 11
Eye in the Sky
Manolo: The Boy Who Made Shows for Lizards
Jag älskar dig: En skilsmässokomedi
Boj: Season 1
Homeland: Season 6
Earth to Luna!: Season 1
Eye in the Sky
Face 2 Face
Manolo: The Boy Who Made Shoes for Lizards
One More Shot
River, el más grande siempre
Katt Williams: Great America
Arango y Sanint: Ríase El Show
The Secret Agent: Season 1
Bad Day for the Cut
Ali Baba ve 7 Cüceler
The Zero Theorem
Love and Hong Kong: Season 1
Beyond: Season 2
The Belko Experiment
Star Trek: Discovery: Season 1, Episode 12
Todd Glass: Act Happy
Ricardo Quevedo: Hay gente así
Riverdale: Season 2, Episode 11
Dynasty: Season 1, Episode 11
Despicable Me 2
Mau Nieto: Viviendo sobrio… desde el bar
Bram Stoker’s Dracula
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend: Season 3, Episode 10
Star Trek: Discovery: Season 1, Episode 13
Black Lightning: Season 1, Episode 2
Entourage: The Movie
Retribution: Season 1
Suits: Season 6
The Lady in Dignity: Season 1
Witch Hunt: Season 1
The Undateables: Season 1 to 3
Worst Cooks in America: Season 10
Chrisley Knows Best: Season 1 and 2
Day and Night: Season 1
Fallet: Season 1
Great British Menu: Season 8
Great Interior Design Challenge: Season 3
Guy Martin’s Spitfire
Guy Martin’s Last of the Vulcans
Mary Portas: Secret Shopper: Season 3
The Paper: Season 1
Hamaal De Dhamaal
Jora 10 Numbaria
El Ministerio del Tiempo: Season 1 to 3