All the shows we know to be coming to UK streaming services Netflix, Apple TV+ Disney+ Amazon Prime Video.
After Life Friday 14th January 2022 Netflix – Final series of the comedy from Ricky Gervais about living with grief.
As We See It 21st January 2022 Amazon Prime Video – Drama series that follows Jack (Rick Glassman), Harrison (Albert Rutecki), and Violet(Sue Ann Pien), twentysomething roommates on the autism spectrum, as they strive to get and keep jobs, make friends, fall in love, and navigate a world that eludes them.
Servant Season 3 Friday 21st January 2022 Apple TV+ – Third season of the horror drama created by Tony Bagsgallop and produced by M. Night Shyamalan, stars Toby Kebbell, Lauren Ambrose, Nell Tiger Free and Rupert Grint.
Ozark Season 4 (Part 1) Friday 21st January 2022 Netflix – Ozark’s final season begins. The Jason Batemen drama consists of 14 episodes. The first seven episodes will air on Friday 21st January.
The After Party Friday 28th January 2022 Apple TV+ – Murder-mystery comedy set after a high school reunion. Each of the eight episode feature a retelling of the same night told through a different character’s perspective. The ensemble cast includes Tiffany Haddish Ben Schwartz, Sam Richardson and Jamie Demetriou.
The Woman in the House Across the Street from the Girl in the Window Friday 28th January 2022 Netflix – Darkly comic thriller starring Kristen Bell as Anna a heartbroken woman who spends every day the same until a handsome neighbour moves in across the street. However, she then believes she may have witnessed a gruesome murder. Tom Riley co-stars.
Station Eleven Sunday 30th January StarzPlay – Critically acclaimed US drama series based on the international bestseller by Emily St. John Mandel. The ten-part series spans multiple timelines and the stories of survivors of a devastating flu as they attempt to rebuild and reimagine the world anew while holding on to the best of what’s been lost. Mackenzie Davies and Himesh Patel star.
Pam & Tommy Wednesday 2nd February 2022 Disney+ – The first three episodes of this US drama series exploring the story behind the leaking of Sex Tape made by Pamela Anderson and Tommy Lee. British star Lily James takes on the role of Pamela Anderson with Sebastion Stan portraying Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee. Nick Offerman, Taylor Schilling and Seth Rogen will also star. The series will be available on HULU in the US on the same date.
Suspicion Friday 4th February 2022 Apple TV+ – Series from British screenwriter Rob Williams (Screw, The Victim) based on the Israeli series False Flag. The mystery thriller stars Uma Thurman as a successful businesswoman whose son gets kidnapped from a hotel in New York. The trailer teases the expected level of paranoia and mistrust as four different British citizens get accused of committing the crime. The four British suspects band together to prove their innocence, trying to uncover who’s been framing them. However, since they are strangers to one another, they can’t even be sure that at least one of them is the real culprit behind the kidnapping. The trailer also shows Thurman’s businesswoman is hiding some secrets of her own, which might have motivated the attack on her son. Georgina Campbell, Kunal Nayyar, Noah Emmerich, Elizabeth Henstridge, Tom Rhys-Harries, Elyes Gabel and Angel Coulby co-star.
Reacher Friday 4th February 2022 Amazon Prime Video – Drama based on the first book from Lee Childs. The series Jack Reacher, a veteran military police investigator who has just recently entered civilian life. Reacher is a drifter, carrying no phone and the barest of essentials as he travels the country and explores the nation he once served. When Reacher arrives in the small town of Margrave, Georgia, he finds a community grappling with its first homicide in 20 years. The cops immediately arrest him and eyewitnesses claim to place Reacher at the scene of the crime. While he works to prove his innocence, a deep-seated conspiracy begins to emerge, one that will require Reacher’s keen mind and hard-hitting fists to deal with. One thing above all is for sure: they picked the wrong guy to take the fall.
Magpie Murders Thursday 10th February 2022 BritBox – Six-part drama based on Anthony Horowitz’s book of the same name.
Lesley Manville (Mum) stars alongside Tim McMullan (Foyles War), Daniel Mays (Code 404, Line of Duty), Pippa Haywood (Bodyguard, Bridgerton); Michael Maloney (The Crown, The Trial Of Christine Keeler) and Conleth Hill (Game of Thrones). The mystery within a murder mystery, spanning two time periods (the 1950s and contemporary Britain) with cast portraying multiple characters in different literary dimensions. Susan Ryeland (Manville) is the editor for infamous, best-selling mystery writer Alan Conway (Hill). When she receives an unfinished Conway manuscript, featuring his hugely popular detective Atticus Pünd (McMullan), she is set on a path with little idea that it will change her life forever.
Inventing Anna Friday 11th February 2022 Netflix – Julia Garner and Anna Chlumsky this ten-part drama based on the true story of a Russian scammer who posed as a wealthy heiress while ingratiating herself into high-rise champagne circles. She was later convicted for fraud and grand larceny. The show is from Showrunner Shonda Rhimes.
Bel Air Monday 14th February 2022 Peacock via Sky & NOW – American drama series that imagines the beloved sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air through a new, dramatic take on Will’s complicated journey from the streets of West Philadelphia to the gated mansions of Bel-Air. As these two worlds collide, Will reckons with the power of second chances while navigating the conflicts, emotions, and biases of a world far different from the only one he’s ever known. Executive produced by Will Smith and inspired by Morgan Cooper’s viral trailer that reimagined the iconic, culture-defining ‘90s sitcom, Bel-Air takes a fresh and raw approach to this world of swagger, style and aspiration, while exploring Will’s complex journey through a current lens.
Severance Friday 18th February 2022 Apple TV+ – Sci-fi thriller following a man who works at Lumen Industries, where a “severance” program is used to separate the non-work memories of their employees from their work memories. The series, created by Dan Erickson stars Adam Scott, John Turturro, Patricia Arquette and Christopher Walken. Ben Stiller will direct an episode. The series will begin with two episodes on Friday 18th February on Apple TV+ with future episodes dropping weekly on Fridays.
The Marvelous Mrs Maisel Friday 18th February 2022 Amazon Prime Video – Fourth season of the award-winning comedy-drama about a female stand-up comic. Milo Ventimiglia and Kelly Bishop have joined the cast. The series will begin with two episodes on Friday 18th February on Prime with two episodes dropping every Friday for four weeks.
Shining Vale Sunday 6th March 2022 StarzPlay – Courtney Cox stars in this half-hour horror-comedy about a dysfunctional family that moves from the city to a small town into a house in which terrible atrocities have taken place. But no one seems to notice except for Pat, who’s convinced she’s either depressed or possessed – turns out, the symptoms are exactly the same. The series is created by Jeff Astrof and Sharon Horgan and also stars Mira Sorvino, Greg Kinnear, Merrin Dungey, Judith Light, Gus Birney and Dylan Gage.
Bridgerton Friday 25th March 2022 and beyond Netflix – Second, third and fourth seasons of the hit period drama from Shonda Rhimes.
1899 Netflix – Eight-part series from the makers of popular German series ‘Dark’. The eight episodes follow the mysterious circumstances around the voyage of an immigrant ship from Europe to New York. The passengers, all of different backgrounds and nationalities, are united by their hopes and dreams for a new century and their future abroad. When they discover a second ship adrift on the open sea that had gone missing for months, their journey takes an unexpected turn. What they find on board will turn their passage to the promised land into a nightmare-like riddle, connecting each of the passenger’s pasts through a web of secrets. Emily Beecham, Aneurin Barnard, Andreas Pietschmann, Miguel Bernardeau, Maciej Musial, Lucas Lynggaard Tønnesen, Rosalie Craig, Clara Rosager, Maria Erwolter, Yann Gael, Mathilde Ollivier, José Pimentão, Isabella Wei, Gabby Wong, Jonas Bloquet, Fflyn Edwards, Alexandre Willaume and Anton Lasser, among others. Set out to be a truly multi-language series, the characters will speak in the language of their origin.
Anatomy Of A Scandal 2022 Netflix – Thriller from Big Little Lies and Undoing adapter David E. Kelley. The series is based on the bestselling novel of the same name by Sarah Vaughan. The story centres around British politician James Whitehouse who is accused of sexual assault, throwing his marriage and political career into jeopardy. Doubts, accusations, and outcry follow as the public, and his wife, try to uncover the truth. Rupert Friend, Sienna Miller and Michelle Dockery are confirmed to star in the six-part series set in London.
The Ballad of Renegade Nell Disney+ – A swashbuckling adventure series set in the 18th century, written by the multi-BAFTA Award-winning writer Sally Wainwright. When she’s framed for murder, Nell Jackson is forced into a life of highway robbery, along with her two orphaned sisters Roxanne and George. Aided by a plucky little spirit called Billy Blind, Nell realises that fate has put her on the wrong side of the law for a reason, a reason much bigger than she could’ve ever imagined, a reason that goes right up to Queen Anne and beyond, to the struggle for power raging across the battlefields of Europe.
Berlin 2022 Netflix – A prequel showcasing the early life of the character from the Spanish series La Casa De La Papal or Money Heist.
Better Call Saul 2022 Netflix – Sixth and final season of the Breaking Bad prequel.
Borgen 2022 Netflix – Forth season of the acclaimed Danish political drama that will see Sidse Babett Knudsen reprise her role as former Prime Minister Birgitte Nyborg. The new episodes will follow Nyborg in her role as Foreign Minister, with Birgitte Hjort Sørensen also reprising her role as Katrine Fønsmark. The new season of Borgen again follows Birgitte Nyborg (Sidse Babett Knudsen), her staff and the media tasked with covering her, this time in her role as Foreign Minister. The show will also follow Katrine Fønsmark’s (Birgitte Hjort Sørensen) journey. After being Birgitte’s head of press for a while, in the new season she is back in journalism where she has landed a job as head of the news department for a large, nationwide television station.
The Boys 2022 Amazon Prime – Third season of the action-comedy.
Call My Agent 2022 Amazon Prime Video – British adaptation of the hit French comedy of the same name. It will be overseen by John Morten of 2012 and W1A. The adaptation retains the essence of the French series, where a Parisian talent agency’s employees must scramble to keep their star clients happy and their business afloat after the sudden death of their founder. However, the remake will incorporate John Morton’s unique British sensibility and introduce some new storylines. The cast includes Jack Davenport, Lydia Leonard, Maggie Steed, Prasanna Puwanarajah, Hiftu Quasem, Fola Evans-Akingbola, Rebecca Humphries, Harry Trevaldwyn, Tim McInnerny, Natasha Little, Edward Bluemel, Eleonore Arnaud and Jim Broadbent with Kelly Macdonald, Helena Bonham Carter and Olivia Williams to cameo.
Carnival Row 2022 Amazon Prime Video – Second series of the fantasy drama.
Clarkson’s Farm 2022 Amazon Prime Video – Second series of the documentary following Jemery Clarkson as he navigates farming at Diddley Squat Farm.
The Crown 2022 and Beyond Netflix – Fifth and sixth series of Peter Morgan’s epic royal saga with Imelda Staunton taking over the role of Queen Elizabeth II.
Culprit Disney+ Billed as a ‘Star Original’ this darkly funny heist drama comes from acclaimed film-maker J Blakeson (I Care A Lot, The Disappearance of Alice Creed). Culprits follows what happens after a heist, when the crew have gone their separate ways, but are being targeted by a killer one-by-one.
Daisy Jones & the Six 2022 Amazon Prime Video – The series is based on a best-selling book by Taylor Jenkins Reid, and will consist of a dozen episodes (told in a faux-documentary style) that detail the rise and fall of the titular rock band in the 1970s. Sam Claflin and Riley Keough are confirmed to star.
Dead to Me 2022 Netflix – Third and final season of the US comedy starring Linda Cardellini and Christina Applegate.
The Devil’s Hour 2022 Amazon Prime Video – Six-part drama that follows the story of Lucy, who is woken every night by terrifying visions at exactly 3.33am: the devil’s hour. Her eight-year-old son is withdrawn and emotionless. Her mother speaks to empty chairs. Her house is haunted by the echoes of a life that isn’t her own. When Lucy’s name is inexplicably connected to a string of brutal murders in the area, the answers that have evaded her all these years will finally come into focus. Jessica Raine, Peter Capaldi, Nikesh Patel, Meera Syal, Alex Ferns and Phil Dunster star.
The Dropout 2022 Disney + – Drama based on the podcast about Elizabeth Holmes.
Elite 2022/2023 Netflix – Seasons 5 and 6 of the Spanish drama.
Extraordinary Disney + A comedy from the production company behind Killing Eve and new writer Emma Moran. The series follows Jen, a young, self-aware woman who lives in a world where everyone has a superpower… except her.
Fleishman is in Trouble 2022 Disney + – An unsparing, modern take on life, love and commitment, based on the New York Times bestselling debut novel by Taffy Brodesser-Akner (who will also adapt for the series)
Good Omens 2022 Amazon Prime Video – Second series of the fantasy epic based on the books from Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman. David Tennant and Michael Sheen are returning alongside Jon Hamm as the archangel Gabriel. and Doon Mackichan as Uriel. They will be joined by new angels, Saraqael, played by Liz Carr and Muriel, played by Quelin Sepulveda. Another key character from Hell this season will be played by Shelley Conn.
Griselda 2022 Netflix – Six-part miniseries written by and starring Sofia Vegara as ambitious Colombian businesswoman Gridela Blanco who created one of the most profitable cartels in history.
Half Bad 2022 Netflix – Eight-part drama from Giri/Haji writer Joe Barton based on the book trilogy of the same name. The series centres around a 16-year-old boy who has spent his life surveilled for signs that he may follow in the footsteps of his father – the world’s most feared witch.
Hard Cell 2022 Netflix – Comedy series written and directed by Catherine Tate set in a women’s prison. Tate plays multiple characters as a documentary crew follows the inmates and staff of HMP Woldsley capturing the penal system at its brutal humorous best.
Heartstopper 2022 Netflix – Adaptation of the graphic novel from Alice Oseman. The story of Charlie and Nick who meet at an all-boys school, become friends, and quickly discover a romance is blossoming between them. Over the series Charlie and Nick fall head over heels for each other. Along the way they realise there is a strong community of allies and friends around them, helping them to access their authentic selves, but also teaching them there is no ‘right way’ to come out.
Immigrant 2022 Disney + – Eight-part drama that tells the true story of Somen “Steve” Banerjee (played by Kumail Nanjiani), the Indian-American entrepreneur who started Chippendales.
Jungle 2022 Amazon Prime Video – Six-part musical drama hybrid. the series follows the connected lives of two separate strangers, each facing their own struggles, viewed through the prism of UK grime and drill music, and giving a perspective on often unseen worlds of inner-city London. Frequently misunderstood, it’s a world where one law governs everything: eat or be eaten. As the strangers’ worlds begin to unravel around them, they come to the realisation that every action, no matter how small, has a consequence. The series will be told through a unique blend of music and dialogue, working alongside creatively ambitious cinematography and design to create a tilted, timeless version of today’s world and bring to life a compelling and complex narrative. The series will feature some of the UK’s top grime, drill and UK rap artists and looks to capture a very different side to an often-told story. Portraying the city through compelling visuals, whilst detailing the many twists and turns and double-crossing involved in day to day life on London’s streets and ultimately conveying a bigger message about the true value of life.
Kevin Can F**k Himself 2022 Amazon Prime Video – Second and final series of the comedy-drama hybrid starring Annie Murphy.
The Lincoln Lawyer Netflix – Based on the novel The Brass Verdict, the ten-part drama stars Manuel Garcia-Rulfo as Mickey Haller, an L.A. based defence attorney who conducts business from his chauffeur-driven Lincoln Town Car rather than an office.
Lockwood & Co 2022 Netflix – A supernatural action-adventure detective series, based on the best-selling novels by Jonathan Stroud. In London, where the most gifted teenage ghost-hunters venture nightly into perilous combat with deadly spirits, amidst the many corporate, adult-run agencies, one stands alone: independent of any commercial imperative or adult supervision – a tiny startup, run by two teenage boys and a newly arrived, supremely psychically gifted girl, a renegade trio destined to unravel a mystery that will change the course of history: Lockwood & Co.
The Lord of the Rings 2nd September 2022 Amazon Prime Video – Drama set thousands of years before the events of J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, and will take viewers back to an era in which great powers were forged, kingdoms rose to glory and fell to ruin, unlikely heroes were tested, hope hung by the finest of threads, and the greatest villain that ever flowed from Tolkien’s pen threatened to cover all the world in darkness. Beginning in a time of relative peace,
the series follows an ensemble cast of characters, both familiar and new, as they confront the long-feared reemergence of evil in Middle-earth. From the darkest depths of the Misty Mountains to the majestic forests of the elf-capital of Lindon, to the breathtaking island kingdom of Númenor, to the farthest reaches of the map, these kingdoms and characters will carve out legacies that live on long after they are gone.
Lovestruck High 2022 Amazon Prime Video – Immersive reality dating show. Across the series, viewers will see a cast of unlucky-in-love Brits try to find “the one” by going back to high school for a second time. The participants won’t just be going back to school, but entering the nostalgic, picture-perfect world of ‘80s, ‘90s, and ‘00s American high school movies to complete a search for love.
Maggie 2022 Disney+ – Based on the short film by Tim Curcio, “Maggie” follows a young woman trying to cope with life as a psychic. Maggie regularly sees the future of her friends, parents, clients and random strangers on the street, but when she suddenly sees a glimpse of her own future, Maggie is forced to start living in her own present.
Mammals 2022 Amazon Prime Video – Six-part comedy drama from Jez Butterworth and starring James Corden, SallyHawkins,Melia Kreiling, Colin Morgan, Henry Lloyd-Hughes and Samuel Anderson.
Man Vs Bee 2022 Netflix – Renowned actor and comedian Rowan Atkinson plays a new character in this riotous comedy. A man finds himself at war with a bee while housesitting a luxurious mansion. Who will win, and what irreparable damage will be done in the process?
The Mandalorian 2022 Disney+ – Third season of the Star Wars spin-off.
The Morning Show 2023 Apple TV+- Third season of the drama starring Jennifer Aniston and Reece Witherspoon as co-anchors on a news programme.
Mythic Quest 2022/2023 Apple TV+ – Third and fourth seasons of the popular comedy.
One Day 2022 Netflix – Adaptation of David Nicholls’ much-loved novel.
Only Murders in the Building 2022 Disney + – Second series of the comedy about a trio of true crime podcasters. Cara Delevingne has been confirmed to be joining the cast for the second series. Steve Martin, Martin Short and Selena Gomez will all return.
Our Kind of People 2022 Disney+ – Inspired by Lawrence Otis Graham’s critically acclaimed book, “Our Kind of People: Inside America’s Black Upper Class,” the series takes place in the aspirational world of Oak Bluffs on Martha’s Vineyard, a historical stronghold where the rich and powerful black elite have come to play for over 50 years. “Our Kind of People” follows strong-willed, single mom Angela Vaughn (Yaya DaCosta, “Chicago Med,” “Whitney”) as she sets out to reclaim her family’s name and make an impact with her revolutionary haircare line that highlights the innate, natural beauty of black women. But she soon discovers a dark secret about her own mother’s past that will turn her world upside-down and shake up this community forever.
Ozark 2022 Netflix – Final season of the crime drama starring Jason Bateman, Laura Linney and Julia Garner.
The Peripheral 2022 Amazon Prime Video – Sci-fi series from the creators of HBO’s Westworld and based on the novel from William Gibson. Chloë Grace Moretz stars as Flynn, a young woman that is seemingly stuck in the forgotten part of America in the not-too-distant future. When she takes on a specialized job that was meant for her brother, Flynn finds herself dragged into a deadly mystery.
Pieces of Her 2022 Netflix – Crime drama starring Toni Colette as Laura, the mother of a 30-year-old daughter, Andy, who finds herself drawn on a cross-country journey to discover the dark secrets of her family after a violent act throws their lives into chaos.
Pistol 2022 Disney+ – Based on legendary Sex Pistols guitarist Steve Jones’ 2018 memoir, Lonely Boy: Tales from a Sex Pistol, the series offers a fascinating new perspective on one of rock’s greatest ever stories – moving from West London’s council estates, to Vivienne Westwood and Malcolm McLaren’s notorious Kings Road SEX shop, to the international controversy that came with the release of “Never Mind the Bollocks”, which is frequently listed as one of the most influential albums of all time.
Queens 2022 Disney+ – Drama series centring around an estranged and out of touch, four women in their 40s reunite for a chance to recapture their fame and regain the swagger they had as the Nasty Bitches—their ‘90s group that made them legends in the hip-hop world.
Stars Eve as Brianna aka Professor Sex, Naturi Naughton as Jill aka Da Thrill, Nadine Velazquez as Valeria aka Butter Pecan, Taylor Selé as Eric Jones, Pepi Sonuga as Lil Muffin and Brandy as Naomi aka Xplicit Lyrics.
Reservation Dogs 2022 Disney+ – Second season of the comedy which centres around a group of teens trying to escape their native American roots.
Russian Doll 2022 Netflix – Second season of Natasa Lyone’s black comedy. Schitts Creek star Annie Murphy has joined the cast.
The Sandman Netflix – Adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s legendary comic book of the same name. The ensemble cast features Tom Sturridge, Gwendoline Christie, Charles Dance, Sanjeev Bhaskar, Joely Richardson, David Thewlis and Stephen Fry.
The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle 2022 Netflix – High-concept thriller about a woman trying to solve a murder who keeps waking up in somebody else’s body every time she gets close to the answer. Written by Sophie Petzal.
Servant 2023 Apple TV+ Fourth and final season of the horror drama created by Tony Bagsgallop and produced by M. Night Shyamalan, stars Toby Kebbell, Lauren Ambrose, Nell Tiger Free and Rupert Grint
Space Force 2022 Netflix – Second season of Steve Carell’s comedy based on Trump’s ‘Space Force’ from Greg Daniels.
Star Trek: Piccard 2022 Amazon Prime Video – Return of the spin-off which Sir Patrick Stewart reprising his iconic role as Jean-Luc Picard, which he played for seven seasons on Star Trek: The Next Generation, and follows the character into the next chapter of his life.
Stranger Things 2022 Netflix – The entire ensemble returns for a fourth season of the Netflix hit, Millie Bobby Brown, Winona Ryder, Finn Wolfhard, plus newcomers Jamie Campbell Bower, Eduardo Franco, and Joseph Quinn.
Sweet Tooth 2022 Netflix – Second season the comedy-drama based on the comic of the same name. The story of Gus, who is part-deer and part-boy, as he leaves his home to travel across a post-apocalyptic earth. He joins up with a group of humans and animal-children to find out what happened to the world. Will Forte stars. The series is narrated by James Brolin.
Ted Lasso 2022 Apple TV + – Third series of the comedy led by Jason Sudeikis.
That 90’s Show 2022 Netflix – That 70’s Show spin-off which sees Kurtwood Smith and Debra Jo Rupp reprise their roles as Kitty and Rex as they welcome their granddaughter Leila to 1995 Point Place.
Top Boy 2022 Netflix – Fourth series of the acclaimed drama starring Ashely Walters.
The Umbrella Academy 2022 Netflix – Third season of the fast-paced drama.
Welcome to Wrexham 2022 Disney + – Ten-part docuseries tracking the dreams and people of Wrexham, a working-class town in North Wales, UK, as two Hollywood stars (Rob McElhenney and Ryan Reynolds) take ownership of the town’s historic yet struggling football club.
Willow 2022 Disney + Series updating the story of the film from the 1980s with Warwick Davies reprising his role as Willow. The supporting cast includes Ruby Cruz, Erin Kellyman, Ellie Bamber, Tony Revolori, Amar Chadha Patel and Dempsey Bryk.
The Whitcher: Blood Origins 2022 Netflix – Set in an elven world 1200 years before the world of The Witcher: Blood Origin will tell a story lost to time – the creation of the first prototype Witcher, and the events that lead to the pivotal in “conjunction of the spheres,” when the worlds of monsters, men, and elves merged to become one. Blood Origin will be a six-part, live-action limited series, and a prequel to the hit Netflix series The Witcher.
XO Kitty 2022 Netflix – Spin-off from the popular ‘All the Boys I’ve Loved Before’ film franchise starring Anna Cathcart in the lead role.
YOU 2022 Netflix – Fourth season of the pulpy drama starring Penn Badgely as the charismatic stalker/murderer Joe Goldberg.