With many series being released on different OTT platforms such as Amazon Prime Video, Disney Plus, Netflix, etc., it can be a little complicated to keep track of some exciting series coming out. We thought we’d help you catch up with some of the most anticipated releases every month by compiling a list of limited series, new releases, as well as series that are back with their latest seasons on different streaming platforms. Keep an eye on this space every month so you don’t miss some amazing releases!
Catching Killers (November 4)
If you’re a fan of true crime documentaries, this one is for you! Netflix’s upcoming series ‘Catching Killers’ follows the investigators behind infamous serial killer cases who reveal “the harrowing, chilling details of their extraordinary efforts in this true-crime series” as per the streaming platform. In this series, police and prosecutors apprehend and incarcerate the world’s most violent killers. Each episode features two stories of murder from around the globe. ‘Catching Killlers’ will be available on Netflix on November 4
Find ‘Catching Killers’ on Netflix: HERE
Narcos: Mexico (Season 3) (November 5)
‘Narcos: Mexico’ is the continuation of the Netflix hit series – ‘Narcos’. This series explores the origins of the modern drug war wherein the viewers go back to its roots and witness the birth of the Mexican drug war in the 1980s. In this gritty new “Narcos” saga Felix Gallardo takes the helm of the Guadalajara Cartel chronicles the true story of the Guadalajara cartel’s ascent. The third season of this series starring Diego Luna, Michael Peña, Scoot McNairy, and more arrives on Netflix on November 5.
Find ‘Narcos: Mexico’ on Netflix: HERE
The Club (November 5)
Netflix presents this Turkish period drama set in 1950s Istanbul. ‘The Club’ follows a mother with a troubled past who works at a nightclub. She does this to reconnect with and help the rebellious daughter she couldn’t raise. ‘The Club’ streaming on Netflix on November 5.
Find ‘The Club’ on Netflix: HERE
The Unlikely Murderer (Season 1) (November 5)
‘The Unlikely Murder’ is a Netflix Limited series that dramatizes how a man claiming to be a witness at the assassination of Swedish prime minister Olof Palme may have gotten away with murder and follows a plot to assassinate the Swedish Prime Minister. Watch ‘The Unlikely Murderer’ on Netflix from November 5 onwards.
Find ‘The Unlikely Murderer’ on Netflix: HERE
Arcane (Season 1) (November 6)
The brand new animated series ‘Arcane’ is set in utopian Piltover and the oppressed underground of Zaun, starring Hailee Steinfeld, Ella Purnell, Katie Leung, and Kevin Alejandro. It follows the origins of two iconic League champions and the power that will tear them apart, set within the game world of League of Legends. ‘Arcane’ arrives on Netflix on November 6.
Find ‘Arcane’ on Netflix: HERE
Dopesick (November 12)
Inspired by the New York Times bestselling book by Beth Macy, ‘Dopesick’ is an original limited drama series coming to Disney+ Hotstar. It examines how one company triggered the worst drug epidemic in American history as it “takes viewers to the epicenter of America’s struggle with opioid addiction, from the boardrooms of Big Pharma to a distressed Virginia mining community, to the hallways of the DEA” as per What’s on Disney Plus.
Starring Michael Keaton, Rosario Dawson, Peter Sarsgaard, Kaitlyn Dever, and Will Poulter in ‘Dopesick’. Defying all the odds, heroes will emerge in an intense and thrilling ride to take down the craven corporate forces behind this national crisis and their allies in a series out on November 12 on Disney Plus Hotstar.
Always Jane (November 12)
Amazon Studios presents ‘Always Jane’, an upcoming four-part docu-series about a transgender teen Jane Noury who lives with her family in rural New Jersey. Like any teenager, she must balance friends, family, and school.
“While today’s political and social climate may not seem like the easiest time for a transgender teenager to grow up, you haven’t met her family, the Nourys who wear their hearts on their sleeves and find irreverent humor in daily life, while Jane sets her sights on life beyond her family,” as per Amazon Studios via IMDB.
The docuseries’ subject Jane “is pursuing a career in modeling and acting and recently appeared in Rihanna’s Savage X Fenty Vol. 3 fashion show,” as per Deadline. ‘Always Jane’ follows Jane and her family as she approaches her high school graduation as well as prepares for college.
According to Deadline, she is currently enrolled in college as a film major, and the docuseries reveal Jane’s passion and gift for visual storytelling. ‘Always Jane’ is coming to Amazon Prime Video on November 12.
Hotstar Specials Special Ops 1.5 (November 12)
Special Ops 1.5 is an upcoming Indian Hindi-language action espionage thriller streaming on Hotstar on November 12.
It is an epic prequel series revolving around the character Himmat Singh who is a RAW agent, played by Kay Kay Menon. As its creator, Neeraj Pandey said, “Special Ops has managed to create a space in the hearts of audiences as each character’s story became an intense driving point in the series. But one character that massively stood out for fans was Himmat Singh.”
“With Special Ops 1.5: The Himmat Story, we wanted to build the Universe of Special Ops and give fans of our show a glimpse of the making of their favorite R&AW agent. Viewers will see what made Himmat Singh the man they loved in the first installment,” he added while speaking of the series.
Find ‘Special Ops 1.5’ on Disney+ Hotstar: HERE
Lies and Deceit (Season 1) (November 15)
‘Lies and Deceit’ is a Spanish thriller series about a literature teacher seeking justice against a surgeon she claims date-raped her. The surgeon vehemently denies her accounts of the encounter in this series coming to Netflix on November 15 which features Angela Cremonte, Javier Rey, and Manuela Velasco.
Find ‘Lies and Deceit’ on Netflix: HERE
Tear Along the Dotted Line (Season 1) (November 17)
This Adult animated Italian series is set in the universe of cartoonist Zerocalcare in Rome. In ‘Tear Along the Dotted Line’ with his armadillo-for-a-conscience, the cartoonist reflects on his path in life and a would-be love as he and his friends travel outside the city in the series launching on 17 November.
Find ‘Tear Along the Dotted Line’ on Netflix: HERE
Tiger King (Season 2) (November 17)
A rivalry between big cat eccentrics takes a dark turn in ‘Tiger King’ when Joe Exotic, a controversial animal park boss, is caught in a murder-for-hire plot from the underworld of big cat breeding, as per IMDB. This documentary from the beginning of the pandemic in which a zoo owner spirals out of control amid a cast of eccentric characters is back on November 17.
Find ‘Tiger King’ on Netflix: HERE
Dogs in Space (Season 1) (November 18)
Netflix presents a new animated kids series ‘Dogs in Space’ from the studio behind Hilda and Hello Ninja wherein genetically enhanced dogs are on a mission to fetch a new home for us all! In the not-so-distant future, Earth is in danger. Therefore, the planet’s desperate scientists send a fleet of genetically enhanced dogs to explore the galaxy in search of a new planet to call home in this series coming to Netflix on November 18.
Find ‘Dogs in Space’ on Netflix’: HERE
Cowboy Bebop (Season 1) (November 19)
‘Cowboy Bebop’ is a huge new live-action adaptation of the hit anime series starring Daniella Pineda, John Cho, Elena Satine, and Mustafa Shakir wherein a ragtag crew of bounty hunters chases down the galaxy’s most dangerous criminals. They’ll save the world for the right price in this series which arrives on Netflix on November 19.
Find ‘Cowboy Bebop’ on Netflix: HERE
Hellbound (Season 1) (November 19)
The new Korean supernatural series ‘Hellbound’ is about people who learn about when they’re going to die. They are subsequently hunted by death angels, sending individuals to hell and giving rise to a religious group founded on the idea of divine justice in this series starring Yoo Ah-in, Jeong Min, and Park Chase Yi which arrives on Netflix on November 19.
Find ‘Hellbound’ on Netflix: HERE
The Wheel of Time (November 19)
‘The Wheel of Time’ is based on the book series by Robert Jordan and the series is set in a high fantasy world where magic exists, however, only some can access it. A woman named Moiraine, a member of a magical organization crosses paths with five young men and women.
This sparks a dangerous, world-spanning journey as she believes that one of them might be the reincarnation of the Dragon. Watch ‘The Wheel of Time’ on Amazon Prime Video from November 19 onwards.
Hawkeye (November 24)
Marvel Studios presents a new series based on Marvel Comics superhero Hawkeye after their hit ‘WandaVision’, ‘The Falcon and The Winter Soldier’, and ‘Loki’. Starring Jeremy Renner as Hawkeye, the series centers on the adventures of Young Avenger, Kate M. Bishop played by Hailee Steinfeld.
Hawkeye teams up with another well-known archer from the Marvel comics who took on the role after the original Avenger, Clint Barton. Actors Florence Pugh as Yelena Belova, Alaqua Cox, Vera Farmiga, Ava Russo, and more are recruited for the series. ‘Hawkeye’ premieres on Disney+ on November 24!
Hanna (Season 3) (November 24)
Based on the 2011 film of the same name, ‘Hanna’ is both a high-concept thriller and coming-of-age drama. The series is about an extraordinary girl who has been raised in the forest, evading the relentless pursuit of an off-the-book CIA agent starring Esme Creed-Miles, Mireille Enos, Joel Kinnaman, and Yasmin Monet Prince. ‘Hanna’ follows the girl on her journey as she tries to unearth the truth behind who she is in the series returning with its third season on Amazon Prime Video on November 24.
Find ‘Hanna’ on Amazon Prime Video: HERE
The Beatles: Get Back (November 25)
Disney+ presents a three-part documentary series about the iconic music group The Beatles titled ‘The Beatles: Get Back’ premiering exclusively on November 25.
“As a huge Beatles fan myself, I am absolutely thrilled that Disney+ will be the home for this extraordinary documentary series by the legendary filmmaker Peter Jackson,” said Bob Iger, Executive Chairman and Chairman of the Board, The Walt Disney Company.
He continued speaking of the documentary featuring in-studio footage of The Beatles that was shot in early 1969 for the 1970 feature film ‘Let It Be’: “This phenomenal collection of never-before-seen footage offers an unprecedented look at the close camaraderie, genius songwriting, and indelible impact of one of the most iconic and culturally influential bands of all time, and we can’t wait to share ‘The Beatles: Get Back’ with fans around the world.”
Elves (Season 1) (November 28)
‘Elves’ is a Danish Christmas horror series in which a Christmas vacation turns into a nightmare for a teenager and her family visiting a remote island. This family discovers an ancient menace that stalks their island getaway where there are elves, just not the kind you see in traditional Christmas movies. ‘Elves’ premieres on Netflix on November 28.
Find ‘Elves’ on Netflix: HERE
Star Trek: Discovery (Season 4) (November 18)
Star Trek: Discovery is returning with its fourth season on November 18! This season follows the crew of the USS Discovery as they are “contending with a massive anomaly that is five light-years in size”, reports Variety. It takes place over 900 years after the events of Star Trek: The Original Series. In this sci-fi series wherein the anomaly is threatening to destroy life throughout the galaxy and the event is so catastrophic that it pulls together worlds that are in the Federation and outside of it.
Along with Michael Burnham (played by Sonequa Martin-Green), this season also features Doug Jones, Anthony Rapp, Mary Wiseman, Wilson Cruz, David Ajala, Blu del Barrio, and recurring guest star Ian Alexander.
If you’re a Star Trek fan or looking to get into the franchise, we have made it much simpler for you! We have listed how to watch every Star Trek show in a chronological order and when they were released in our listicle – Star Trek: Release Timeline and Chronology. Do check it out!
Find ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ on Netflix: HERE
See you next month with another list of anticipated series/recommendations for you to enjoy when you’d like to explore another world or go on thrilling adventures with some of your favorite characters!