Here are the most anticipated upcoming TV shows on Netflix.
Netflix has hundreds of TV shows in development at any one time, and sifting through the full list is a chore. So we’re going to list what you’re most looking forward to in the coming months and years with the help of IMDb. Here’s the Netflix Original series you’re most looking
To compile the list below, we used IMDb’s Movie Meter data as one of the world’s largest movie and TV show databases; every Monday, their list of the hottest titles is updated. These updates are based on the site’s traffic, which continues to draw in over half a billion monthly visits.
If you want to see what movies are hotly anticipated for Netflix, we’re running aseparate top 10 for those movieshere.
One quick note is that this list is only for upcoming debut series. That means big returning series like Stranger Things aren’t going to be listed below.
Note: MovieMeter scores are correct as of December 5th, 2022.
10. Dragon Age: Absolution
Showrunner: Mairghread Scott
Genre: Animation | Cast: Ashly Burch, Matthew Mercer, Phil LaMarr
Netflix Release Date: December 2022
Hoping to follow in the footsteps of Arcana and Castlevania is another animated adaptation of a hit fantasy video game series, Dragon Age.
In this new animated series produced by Reddog Culture House, you’ll follow Thedas, who explores the Tevinter Empire.
9. Army of the Dead: Lost Vegas
Created By:Jay Olivia
Genre:Animation, Action, Crime |Cast:Dave Bautista, Ella Purnell, Nolan North, Tig Notaro, Joe Manganiello
Netflix Release Date: 2023
Army of the Deadwas one of the biggest movie releases in 2021. Since its release, a brand new franchise has been born out of it, one that Netflix and Zack Snyder are more than happy to explore. We would have expectedArmy of the Dead: Lost Vegas to have been released on Netflixby now, but with very little of 2022 remaining, we expect to hear a release date announcement soon.
Before Las Vegas fell completely to the undead, Scott Ward and his rescue team of mercenaries were sent into the hordes of the Sunset Strip as they attempt to rescue the civilians struggling to survive.
8. The Three-Body Problem
Created By:David Benioff, D.B. Weis, Alexander Woo
Genre:Adventure, Drama, Fantasy |Cast:Eiza González, Benedict Wong, Liam Cunningham, John Bradley, Alex Sharp
Netflix Release Date:2023
The reputation of David Benioff and D.B. Weiss was left in disarray after the disappointing ending to the final season of Game of Thrones. Seeking their fortunes outside of Warner, the pair are nowworking on the adaptation ofThe Three Body Problem, from popular Chinese author Liu Cixin.
Set against the backdrop of China’s Cultural Revolution, a secret military project sends signals into space to establish contact with aliens. An alien civilization on the brink of destruction captures the signal and plans to invade Earth. Meanwhile, on Earth, different camps start forming, planning to either welcome the superior beings and help them take over a world seen as corrupt, or to fight against the invasion. The result is a science fiction masterpiece of enormous scope and vision.
7. One Piece
Created By:Steven Maeda, Matt Owens
Genre:Action, Adventure, Comedy |Cast:Iñaki Godoy, Emily Rudd, Mackenyu, Stevel Marc, Taz Skylar
Netflix Release Date:2023
With a 25-year publication history and over 1060 chapters of the manga, One Piece is one the longest-running and most beloved fictional franchises from Japan. This is why alive-action adaptation of the series is one of Netflix’s most ambitiousyet, but if it pays off, then Netflix has a brand new series that could span well over ten years.
An alternate version of Earth, and one that is currently in the midst of the ‘Golden Age of Pirates’. Ruthless cut-throat pirates rule the seas, and only the strongest have the chance to lay claim to the mythical treasure known as ‘One Piece’ that was left behind by the greatest pirate of them all Gol D. Roger. Years after the death of Gold Roger, a young boy by the name of Monkey D. Luffy has dreams of raising his own crew, finding One Piece, and declaring himself as Pirate King. After eating a devil fruit that grants Luffy the power to make his body like rubber, it gives him enormous strength and agility. When Luffy finally comes of age, he sets sail from Foosha Village in East Blue and sets upon his grand adventure to become the next Pirate King.
6. Avatar: The Last Airbender
Created By: Albert Kim
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy | Cast: Gordon Cormier, Tamlyn Tomita, Ken Leung, Daniel Dae Kim, Yvonne Chapman
Netflix Release Date: 2023
When you take into consideration how beloved Avatar: The Last Airbender is by its fans, there’s a huge amount of pressure on Netflix to get the live-action adaptation correct. Easily one of the most anticipated Netflix titles of 2023, if done correctly, Netflix will claw back some of its lost reputation from recent adaptations.
Set in an Asiatic, war-torn world where certain people can “bend” one of the four classical elements: water, earth, fire, or air. Aang is the “Avatar”, the only one capable of bending all the elements, and is destined to bring peace to the world from the Fire Nation. With his new companions Katara and Sokka, Aang sets out to master the elements while being pursued by the exiled Fire Nation prince Zuko, who seeks to regain his honor by capturing the Avatar.
5. Sonic Prime
Created By:Justin Peniston, Duncan Rouleau, Omar Spahi
Genre:Animation, Action, Adventure |Cast:Deven Christian Mack, Ashleigh Ball, Adam Nurada, Brian Drummond, Shannon Chan-Kent
Netflix Release Date:December 15th, 2022
Moviemeter: 2,928 (-43)
Going back to the classic and beloved Sonic design, the next chapter in the blue hedgehog’s story will take place across the multiverse, where its fate rests in his gloved hands. It’s also no coincidence that abrand new Sonic series is due to be released so soonafter the release of a brand new video game.
4. The Fall of the House of Usher
Created By: Mike Flanagan
Genre: Drama, Horror | Cast: Carla Gugino, Ruth Codd, Willa Fitzgerald, T’Nia Miller, Michael Trucco
Netflix Release Date: 2023
While The Midnight Club wasn’t the best of what we’ve seen from Mike Flanagan. his upcoming series, The Fall of the House of Usher, has the potential to be one of his best Netflix projects yet. As expected, the cast will feature many familiar faces from Flanagan’s previous projects, including the likes of Kate Siegel, Rahul Kohli, Henry Thomas, and Zach Gilford.
A man who has been invited to visit his childhood friend Roderick Usher. Usher gradually makes clear that his twin sister Madeline has been placed in the family vault not quite dead. When she reappears in her blood-stained shroud, the visitor rushes to leave as the entire house splits and sinks into a lake.
3. The Recruit
Created By: Alexi Hawley
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime | Cast: Noah Centineo, Katherine King So, Alexandra Petrachuk, Victor Andres Turgeon-Trelles, Amanda Ip
Netflix Release Date: December 16th, 2022
Noah Centineo has spent the past few years on Netflix as one of the world’s most popular teen heartthrobs. But as he escapes the clutches of teen rom-coms, Centineo has been cast in a great number of exciting projects, including the upcoming comedy series The Recruit.
Owen Hendricks, a young CIA lawyer whose first week on the job turns upside down when he discovers a threatening letter by former asset Max Meladze, who plans to expose the agency unless they exonerate her of a serious crime. Owen quickly becomes entangled in a dangerous and often absurd world of power politics and mischievous players, as he travels the world in hopes of completing his assignment and making a mark at the CIA.
2. The Witcher: Blood Origin
Created By:Declan De Barra
Genre:Action, Adventure, Drama |Cast:Michelle Yeoh, Lenny Henry, Dylan Moran, Jacob Collins-Levy, Sophia Brown
Netflix Release Date:December 25th, 2022
WhileThe Witcherfranchise is currently in turmoil with the departure of Henry Cavill, there’s a chance for it to redeem itself with theupcoming prequel seriesThe Witcher: Blood Origin. Limited to only six episodes, Blood Origin will explore the past of the continent, and how the worlds merged.
Set in an elven world 1,200 years before the world of The Witcher, Blood Origins will tell a story lost to time — the creation of the first prototype Witcher, and the events that lead to the pivotal ‘conjunction of the spheres,’ when the world of monsters, men, and elves merged to become one.
1. That ’90s Show
Created By:Gregg Mettler, Bonnie Turner, Lindsey Turner, Terry Turner
Genre:Comedy, Drama, Romance |Cast:Kurtwood Smith, Debra Jo Rupp, Mace Coronel, Callie Haverda, Ashley Aufderheide
Netflix Release Date: January 2023
The 70s began over fifty years ago, and the 90s began thirty years, and while we’ll allow the existential crisis for millennials to kick in, That 90’s Show has the potential to become Netflix’s most successful sitcom sinceThe Ranch. Withnew and returning cast members from That ’70s Show, the exciting new series can revel in everything that made the 90s an incredible decade to live through.
Set in Wisconsin in 1995, Follows Leia Forman, daughter of Eric (Topher Grace) and Donna (Laura Prepon), who is visiting her grandparents for the summer and bonds with a new generation of Point Place kids under the watchful eye of Kitty and the stern glare of Red. Sex, drugs and rock ‘n’ roll never dies, it just changes clothes.
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