New on Netflix UK: May 2018

New on Netflix UK: May 2018

May heralds the much-awaited return of Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, Dear White People and new laughs from comedy legends Steve Martin and Martin Short

They're alive, damnit! Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Season 4 (30 May), starring the perpetually perky Ellie Kemper, returns with six new episodes, with another six to be released later in 2018. Season 4 picks up right where we left off, as the indomitable trio try their hand at new endeavours – Columbia drop-out Kimmy starts her job at a tech company, while Jacqueline (Jane Krakowski) works her wiles as a talent agent, and Titus (Tituss Burgess) goes to absurd lengths to win back the heart of his construction worker beau, Mikey. Here's to hoping for more musical numbers (à la Pinot Noir) in their future.

Dear White People: Volume 2 (4 May) is also back with its incisive blend of social commentary and satirical humour, as romantic entanglements and Internet trolls roil both the personal and the political at Winchester University. True crime enthusiasts can sate their morbid curiosity with Evil Genius: The True Story of America's Most Diabolical Bank Heist (11 May), but never fear, because Bill Nye Saves the World (11 May) in his new season that delves into the future of food and the science behind addition. Bill! Bill! Bill! Bill!

Speaking of icons, a slew of new stand-up takes the stage this month, such as Steve Martin and Martin Short's double-act in their Netflix special An Evening You Will Forget for the Rest of Your Life (May 25). Other comedic offerings include John Mulaney's Kid Gorgeous (1 May); more hard and hysterical truths about parenting from Ali Wong in Hard Knock Wife (13 May); and musings on identity politics and mangos in Warn Your Relatives with Hari Kondabolu (8 May).

A slate of Netflix-produced films will also be making their debut this month, with post-apocalyptic horror Cargo (18 May), which follows a father's desperate search across rural Australia for a new home for his daughter before he succumbs to the disease that has ravaged the rest of the world, as well as the comedy Ibiza (25 May) starring Gillian Jacobs, who throws caution into the wind and falls for an attractive DJ. In other film releases, Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise (1 May) – the first documentary about the remarkable life of the writer, poet and activist – will appear in Netflix queues this month, feel-good romp The Intern (13 May); The Social Network (18 May), and Marilyn Monroe's sizzling classic Some Like It Hot (1 May).

Full May release schedule after these trailers...

1 May
27: Gone Too Soon
A Life of Its Own: The Truth About Medical Marijuana
ALVINNN!!! And the Chipmunks
Anjaan: Special Crimes Unit: Season 1
Audrey Rose
The Battle of Chosin
Boys Over Flowers: Vol. 1
Cameraman to the Queen
The Carter Effect
Case Closed: Season 1
CIA: Comrade in America
The Clapper
Coffee for All
Cold Feet: Season 1–6
Duck Butter
Enter the Ninja
Food On The Go
The Frankenstein Chronicles: Season 2
Gabru: Hip Hop Revolution: Season 1
Iris: Season 1
iZombie: Season 4
Jewel's Catch One
John Mulaney: Kid Gorgeous Live at Radio City
Khan: No. 1 Crime Hunter: Season 1
Kings of the Sun
Lakeview Terrace
Le K Benzema
Life, Animated
Liquid Edge: Season 1
Little Boy Blue: Season 1
Love Island: Season 1 & 2
Love Ni Bhavai
Love Rain: Season 1
Maigret Sets a Trap
Maigret's Dead Man
Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise
Men Behaving Badly: Last Orders
Men Behaving Badly: Series 1–6
Mere Papa Hero Hiralal: Season 1
My Perfect Romance
PJ Masks: Season 1
Pocoyo & Cars
Pocoyo & The Space Circus
Pocoyo Carnival
Pocoyo Halloween: Space Halloween
Pocoyo Halloween: Spooky Movies
Pocoyo Special Sports
Prime Suspect 1–6
Prime Suspect 1973: Season 1
Prime Suspect: The Final Act
Queens of Comedy: Season 1
The Race Underground
Rachel Carson
Roberto Saviano: Writing Under Police Protection
Sam Faiers: The Mummy Diaries: Season 1
Si saben cómo me pongo ¿pá qué me invitan?
Simon: Season 1
Sing-a-long with PJ Masks
Some Like It Hot
Spiritual House: Season 1
The Standoff
Swami Baba Ramdev: The Untold Story: Season 1
Toc Toc
Wild Orchid 2

2 May
Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments: Season 3 (every Wednesday)

3 May
The Angry Bird Movie
Designated Survivor: Season 2 (every Thursday)
The Durrells: Season 1
Hyori's Bed & Breakfast: Season 2
Miracles from Heaven
Riverdale: Season 2 (every Thursday)
Stagecoach: The Texas Jack Story

4 May
A Little Help with Carol Burnett
Busted!: Season 1
Dany Boon: Des Hauts-De-France
Dear White People: Volume 2
End Game
Family Blood
Forgive Us Our Debts
The Good Cop: Season 1
Kakegurui: Season 1
Kong: King of the Apes: Season 2
Lo más sencillo es complicarlo todo
My Next Guest Needs No Introduction With David Letterman: Tina Fey
No Estoy Loca
The Rain: Season 1
RuPaul's Drag Race: Season 10
Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby
Thi Mai

5 May
Pup Star: World Tour

6 May
The Joel McHale Show with Joel McHale (every Sunday)
Poldark: Season 2

7 May
Prince Jai Aur Dumdaar Viru: Season 2
Sab Jholmaal Hai: Season 2

8 May
Hari Kondabolu: Warn Your Relatives
iZombie: Season 4

9 May
Daddy Day Care
Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments: Season 3

10 May
Bad Neighbours 2
Designated Survivor: Season 2
Hyori's Bed & Breakfast: Season 2
Jeepers Creepers 3
O Renascimento do Parto
Riverdale: Season 2

11 May
Bill Nye Saves the World: Season 3
Carlos Ballarta: Furia Ñera
Evil Genius: the True Story of America's Most Diabolical Bank Heist
Ha Unlimited 1 & 2
The Kissing Booth
RuPaul's Drag Race: Season 10
Spirit Riding Free: Season 5
Taxi Driver
The Who Was? Show: Season 1

13 May
Ali Wong: Hard Knock Wife
The Intern
The Joel McHale Show with Joel McHale (finale)
Kickboxer: Retaliation

14 May
The Legend of Wu Kong

15 May
Aadu 2
Animal Intervention: Season 1
The Art Of...: Season 2
Brain Games: Season 2
Catching Hell: Season 1
Chalay Thay Saath
Crimes Against Nature: Season 1
Disaster Earth: Season 1
Doomsday Preppers: Season 1
Drugs, Inc.: Season 4
The Fashion Fund: Season 1
The Game 365: Season 15 & 16
How Big Can It Get: Season 1
I Own Australia's Best Home: Season 1
I Own Britain's Best Home: Season 1
Inside Cocaine Wars: Season 1
Invaders: Season 1
iZombie: Season 4
Je ne suis pas une sorcière
Lockdown Oz: Maximum Security
Lupin the 3rd: The Castle of Cagliostro: Special Edition
Martha Bakes: Season 5 & 6
Party Like: Season 1
Project Runway: Junior: Season 1 & 2
Project Runway: Season 9 & 10
The Traffickers: Season 1
Saint Seiya: The Lost Canvas: Season 1
Top 10 Secrets and Mysteries: Season 1
Unusual Cultures: Season 1
Whisker Wars: Season 1
Wild Australia: Season 1

16 May
Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments: Season 3

17 May
Designated Survivor: Season 2 (finale)
Hyori's Bed & Breakfast: Season 2
The Meddler
Riverdale: Season 2 (finale)

18 May
Catching Feelings
Midnight Express
The Punisher
RuPaul's Drag Race: Season 10
The Social Network
True Music (Working Title): Songs (Working Title)

20 May
Episodes: Season 5

22 May
iZombie: Season 4
Men On A Mission: 2018
Mob Psycho 100: Season 1
Terrace House: Opening New Doors: Part 2
Tig Notaro Happy To Be Here

23 May
Explained (every Wednesday)
Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments: Season 3

24 May
Fauda: Season 2
Hyori's Bed & Breakfast: Season 2
Making Fun: The Story of Funko
Survivor's Guide to Prison
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2

25 May
Fernando Sanjiao: Hombre
Reign Over Me
RuPaul's Drag Race: Season 10
Steve Martin and Martin Short: An Evening You Will Forget for the Rest of Your Life
The Toys That Made Us: Season 2
Trollhunters: Part 3

26 May
12 Monkeys: Season 3
The Darkness
Sara's Notebook

27 May
The Break with Michelle Wolf

28 May
Lockup: Raw: Collection 1
Maggie's Plan

29 May
iZombie: Season 4

30 May
Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments: Season 3
Trump: An American Dream: Season 1
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Season 4
Wish Upon

31 May
Beauty and the Bitches: Season 1 & 2
Blood & Treasures: Season 1
Blood: Season 1
Full House
Healer: Season 1
Hwarang: Season 1
Hyori's Bed & Breakfast: Season 2
Love in the Moonlight: Season 1
My Next Guest Needs No Introduction With David Letterman: Howard Stern
Oh My Venus: Season 1
The Producers: Season 1
Queen of the South: Season 2
Uncontrollably Fond: Season 1
Who Are You: School 2015: Season 1

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