What To Watch On Netflix This December

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V Wars

Airs on: Thursday, 5 December

Proving that the vampire genre is still alive and kicking, Netflix’s latest original series sees a doctor pitted against his best friend after an ancient disease turns people into vampires. Starring Vampire Diaries alum Ian Somerhalder and Adrian Holmes, watch as the two battle it out to save the future of humanity.

Watch the trailer here.

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A Christmas Prince: The Royal Baby

Airs on: Thursday, 5 December

A Christmas Prince is the gift that just keeps on giving. This time, Aldovia is rallying in anticipation of a new royal baby. But first, Queen Amber must help her family and kingdom by finding a missing peace treaty. Ready the hot chocolate and snuggly socks, this cheese-fest was made for a pre-holiday cosy night in.

Head here for a sneak peek.

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Virgin River

Airs on: Friday, 6 December

Based on the book series by New York Times bestselling author Robyn Carr, this sweet romance drama follows Melinda Monroe as she moves from LA to the remote California town of Virgin River in search of a fresh start. However, she soon discovers that small-town living isn’t quite as simple as she expected and that she must learn to heal herself before she can truly make Virgin River her home.

Catch the trailer here.

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Fuller House: Season Five

Airs on: Friday, 6 December

Join the Tanner family for one last adventure in the highly-anticipated final season of Fuller House. Jimmy and Steph bring their new baby home and dive headfirst into the world of parenting. But no worries: they’ve got a houseful of hands to help. Watch out for appearances from a host of original cast members, including John Stamos!

Head here for the trailer.

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Marriage Story

Airs on: Friday, 6 December

Looking for something a little heavier to dive into this month? Marriage Story, directed by Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Noah Baumbach, could be just the thing for you. Starring Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver, the film offers a compassionate portrait of a marriage coming apart and a family staying together.

Watch the trailer here.

6 / 10

Jack Whitehall: Christmas with my Father

Airs on: Thursday, 12 December

Everyone’s favourite father-son duo is back, this time for an all-out holiday special. Here, Jack Whitehall attempts to get his notoriously stodgy father into the festive spirit with a comedy-variety Christmas extravaganza. Look out for guest appearances from musical legends Andrew Lloyd Webber and Sir Tim Rice who help the duo stage a Christmas nativity. Plus, don’t miss Queer Eye’s Jonathan Van Ness, Antoni Porowski, and Tan France as they teach the pair how to cook and dress for the occasion.

Catch the trailer here.

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Ronny Chieng: Asian Comedian Destroys America!

Airs on: Tuesday, 17 December

Tune in to watch comedian Ronny Chieng’s first ever Netflix comedy special. Born in Malaysia and raised in Manchester, New Hampshire, Singapore and Australia, The Daily Show Correspondent and Crazy Rich Asians actor shares his unapologetic perspective about his journey to America thus far. From evaluating the effects of consumerism to theorising about how efficient the US would be with an Asian-American President, Chieng shares what he thinks really makes America great.

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The Two Popes

Airs on: Friday, 20 December

Coming in with your monthly dose of heavyweight Hollywood drama, The Two Popes tells the intimate story of one of the most dramatic transitions of power in the last 2,000 years. Frustrated with the direction of the church, Cardinal Bergoglio (Jonathan Pryce) requests permission to retire in 2012 from Pope Benedict (Anthony Hopkins). Instead, facing scandal and self-doubt, the introspective Pope Benedict summons his harshest critic, and future successor, to Rome to reveal a secret that would shake the foundations of the Catholic Church. Inspired by true events.

Head here to watch the trailer.

9 / 10

You: Season Two

Airs on: Thursday, 26 December

Mark your diaries, the dangerously addictive psychological thriller You returns to Netflix this month – much to the delight of Penn Badgley fans the world over. With Joe now laying low and hiding from his ex in LA, can he deal with his past and make a fresh start, this time with the right woman? Tune in to find out.

Watch the trailer here.


10 / 10

The Degenerates: Season 2

Airs on: Tuesday, 31 December

Laugh your way into the new year with the second season of Netflix Original stand-up comedy series The Degenerates. Making a splash with six new wild and unfiltered sets from Adrienne Iapalucci, Donnell Rawlings, Jim Norton, Nikki Glaser, Ms. Pat and Robert Kelly, it’s guaranteed to have you starting 2020 with a smile on your face.

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