Literally every new movie and TV show coming to Netflix Australia in January 2020.


Although it’s hard to believe, January is just over a week away.

And as we all know, with a new month (and a new year) comes a new roster of brand new Netflix titles.

In the new year, the streaming platform are releasing a bunch of new TV series, movies and documentaries to quench our bingeing desires as the holiday season continues.

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From the highly anticipated second season of Sex Education to true crime documentary series I AM A KILLER, to the return of Grace and Frankie, there’s something to suit everyone this January.

Here’s a deep dive on the top four releases coming to Netflix, plus a list of all the other titles set to hit the streaming platform in January.

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Sex Education (Season 2)

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When the first season of Sex Education was released last January, it was described by Netflix as a "contemporary British love letter to American high school TV shows".

The comedy-drama series, which is cringe-worthy in a good way, takes a unique look at the universally awkward coming-of-age experiences all teenagers go through at some stage during their high school years.

In case you're not familiar, the first season of the show focused on the story of Otis Milburn (Asa Butterfield), who is a teenage boy being raised by his sex-therapist mother Jean (Gillian Anderson).

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Despite his mother's profession, Otis is an inexperienced, quiet and socially awkward high school student. But after dealing with countless open conversations with his mother on the subject, Otis soon becomes a reluctant expert on the topic.

Soon enough, Otis and his best friend Eric (Ncuti Gatwa) and bad-girl Maeve (Emma Mackey) team up to set up an underground sex therapy clinic to deal with their fellow students’ weird and wonderful problems.

Now, the popular series is coming back for a second season, including eight new episodes, on January 17.

Grace and Frankie (Season 6)

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Grace and Frankie is returning for a sixth season on January 15.

The hit show, starring Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin, follows two longtime rivals who became unlikely friends after they discovered that their husbands had been in a secret relationship for years.

The comedy series, which was made by the same creator as Friends, has been described as "unlike any other show on TV". Not only is the show laugh-out-loud funny, but it's also incredibly relatable.

If you haven't watched the show yet, the time to catch up is now.

Spinning Out

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Spinning Out is one of the first new releases coming to Netflix in 2020.

The TV series, which is one of the most hotly anticipated shows of the month, follows an up-and-coming figure skater who seizes an opportunity to continue as a pair skater after a fall nearly ends her career as a single skater.

Here's the official description, according to Netflix: "Kat seizes an opportunity to continue her career as a pair skater with a talented bad-boy partner, Justin Davis, she risks exposing a fiercely kept secret that could unravel her entire life. She splits her time between the ice rink, working as a waitress, and living with her family [in] the nearby working-class town of Hawkley, Idaho. Kat's mother, Carol is a former figure skater who has raised Kat, and younger sister, Serena, on her own. Fueled by a desire to prove that she can cut it as a pair skater wrong, Kat keeps her eye on the prize — facing daunting odds to realize her Olympic dream."

The series starring Kaya Scodelario and Evan Roderick is premiering on January 1.

I AM A KILLER (Season 2)

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A new true crime documentary is coming to Netflix this January.

The series, which first premiered on the streaming service in August 2018, features interviews with inmates currently serving time on death row in the US.

The inmates interviewed in the series are often individuals convicted of capital murder, who have been sentenced to death.

In each episode, the convicted murderer is interviewed as well as the victim or their family, prosecution and defence lawyers and detectives who worked on the cases.

The second season of I AM A KILLER is premiering on Netflix on January 31.


Here's the full list of everything else coming to Netflix in January.

January 1, 2020

Spinning Out
The Circle
Ghost Stories
Friday Night Lights - The Movie
Jurassic Park
Mamma Mia!
Hellboy II: The Golden Army
The Bourne Legacy
A Supremacia Bourne
The Lost World: Jurassic Park
Jurassic Park III
Doomsday Preppers: Season 2
Dennis and Gnasher Unleashed: Season 1
The Bourne Identity
Drugs, Inc.: Season 6
Center Stage
The Green Hornet
Fall Girls
South Park: Season 22
Pokémon the Movie: Power of Us
Heartland: Season 13
Jeff Dunham: Unhinged in Hollywood

January 2, 2020

Thieves of the Wood
Sex, Explained: Limited Series

January 3, 2020

Anne with an E: The Final Season

January 4, 2020

Spider-Man: Homecoming
Gotham: Season 5

January 5, 2020

Son of a Gun

January 7, 2020

Pretty Little Stalker

January 9, 2020

Speed Is My Need

January 10, 2020

Giri / Haji
Medical Police
Until Dawn
Titans: Season 2
AJ and the Queen

January 11, 2020

Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Season 6


January 12, 2020

Betty White: First Lady of Television

January 15, 2020

Grace and Frankie: Season 6
Saving Zoë
The Brave

January 16, 2020


January 17, 2020

Hip-Hop Evolution: Season 4
Sex Education: Season 2
Wer kann, der kann!
Tyler Perry's A Fall from Grace

January 22, 2020

Shameless (U.S.): Season 9

January 23, 2020

October Faction
The Ghost Bride
The Queen

January 24, 2020

Rise of Empires: Ottoman
The Ranch: The Final Season
Chilling Adventures of Sabrina: Part 3
A Sun
Suits: Season 8

January 29, 2020

Next In Fashion

January 30, 2020

Ainori Love Wagon: African Journey
The Stranger

January 31, 2020

Luna Nera
I AM A KILLER: Season 2
Diablero: Season 2
Bojack Horseman: Season 6 (Part B)
Uncut Gems
37 Seconds

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