Search icon


22nd Apr 2017

A full list of all the big new releases coming to Netflix in May

Zagreb, Croatia - March 5, 2016: Remote control smart TV with Netflix button with popcorn in the background.

House of Cards is back!

The return of one of the best TV shows of recent years for a fifth season on 30 May is not the only highlight of a packed Netflix schedule for next month.

There’s also, for example, the return of the excellent Master of None for a second season, highly anticipated documentaries such as The Keepers and the continuation of hugely popular shows such as Better Call Saul, Riverdale and Pretty Little Liars.

On the movie front, keep an eye out for Oscar-winning titles such as Crash and Slumdog Millionaire, classics like Jumanji and My Girl and brilliant releases from more recent years like Michael Clayton, The Iron Lady and Philomena.

Check out the list of new releases in full below.

Original TV Series

House of Cards: Season 5 (30 May)

Sense8: Season 2 (5 May)

Anne with an E: Season 1 (12 May)

Master of None: Season 2 (12 May)

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Season 3 (19 May)

Bloodline: Season 3 (26 May)

F is for family: Season 2 (30 May)

Netflix Original Film

War Machine (26 May)

In the shadow of Iris (1 May)

Handsome: A Netflix mystery movie (5 May)

Sahara (12 May)

Netflix Original Comedy

Maria Bamford: Old Baby (2 May)

Norm McDonald: Hitler’s dog, gossip and trickery (9 May)

Simplemente manu nna (5 May)

Tracy Morgan: Staying Alive (16 May)

Hasan Minhaj: Homecoming King (23 May)

Sarah Silverman: A speck of dust (30 May)

Netflix Original Documentary

The Mars Generation (5 May)

Get me Roger Stone (12 May)

The Keepers: Season 1 (19 May)

Joshua: Teenager vs. Superpower (26 May)

Laerte Se (19 May)

Netflix Original Series for Kids

Spirit: Riding Free: Season 1 (5 May)

All Hail King Julien: Exiled: Season 1 (12 May)

Weekly episodes

Designated Survivor: Season 1 (New episodes every Thursday)

Once upon a time: Season 6 (New episodes every Wednesday)

iZombie: Season 3 (New episodes every Wednesday)

Riverdale: Season 1 (5 and 12 May)

Better Call Saul: Season 3 (New episodes every Tuesday)

Reign: Season 4 (New episodes every Saturday)

Rupaul’s Dragrace Season 9 (New episodes every Saturday)

Pretty Little Liars Season 7 Part B (New episodes every Wednesday)


Chicken Run (1 May)

Cloudy with a chance of Meatballs 2 (3 May)

My Girl (24 May)

James and the Giant Peach (31 May)

Jumanji (31 May)

Shrek (18 May)

Slumdog Millionaire (1 May)

The Duchess (1 May)

The Iron Lady (1 May)

Philomena (1 May)

Selma (15 May)

Michael Clayton (1 May)

Crash (1 May)

Stranger than Fiction (24 May)