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What’s Coming to Netflix in May


May 1, 2019

A new month means new releases of movies and shows to binge watch on Netflix. From our favorite rom-coms to Oscar winning dramas, this streaming site really wants us to “Netflix and Chill” all month long! Here’s our must-stream list!

Knock Down the House 

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This year was a huge year for women in politics! Netflix takes us through the journey of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and other women running for Congress. If you want to feel empowered and inspired by politics, then this documentary is right for you! “Knock Down the House,” is available for streaming May.

Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile

Zac Efron

Grab your popcorn, because Zac Efron is coming to our screens like we’ve never seen him before. Efron makes his Netflix debut in a serious role. The heartthrob plays a serial killer in the Netflix original film, “Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile.” The film is set to be released on May 3.

Tuca & Bertie (Season 1)

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Tiffany Haddish is coming out with a new animated comedy series! This series is about the friendship between two 30-year-old bird women living in the same apartment building. Stars like Nicole Byer, Richard E. Grant, John Early, Reggie Watts, Tig Notaro, Amber Ruffin, Jermaine Fowler and Tessa Thompson all make appearances. Laugh and stream starting May 3.

Wedding Crashers

Owen Wilson and Vince Photofest

Wedding season is in full effect with this rom-com, “Wedding Crashers.” Owen Wilson and Vince Vaughn bring laughter to our TV screens this May!

Wine Country

Wine Country Cast

Grab your girlfriends and a bottle of wine because the SNL girls are back! “Wine Country” stars, Amy Poehler, Rachel Dratch, Ana Gasteyer, Paula Pell, Maya Rudolph, Emily Spivey and featuring Tina Fey. Mark your calendars for May 10!

Wanda Sykes: Not Normal

Wanda Skyes

Be prepared to laugh out loud on May 21st with this Wanda Sykes stand-up special! This will be Wanda’s first Netflix stand-up special and will premiere globally!


Moonlight cast Photofest

This critically acclaimed film is coming to Netflix! “Moonlight” won two Oscars in 2017 for “Best Picture” and “Best Adapted Screenplay.” Make sure to watch “Moonlight” on May 21.



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