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What’s Coming to Netflix in December 2021

From Oscar contenders to highly anticipated TV shows, here’s everything you can expect to see on Netflix this December.
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December means Christmas lights, hot chocolate, and — if you’re lucky — presents, but it also means cozying up on the couch watching a little Netflix.

Thankfully, Netflix has a slew of new content hitting the streaming service in December, as well as fan-favorite movies and shows from the past.

From Oscar contenders to highly anticipated TV shows, here’s everything you can expect to see on Netflix this December. 

Week 1 (December 1-8)

So much content is coming to Netflix the first week of December. Jane Campion’s Oscar contender, The Power of the Dog, drops on December 1, while Season 4 of The Great British Baking Show: Holidays comes out on December 3.

Not to mention, former Bachelor star Colton Underwood’s documentary, Coming Out Colton, is also dropping on December 3.

December 1:

JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stone Ocean
Kayko and Kokosh
Kayko and Kokosh: Season 2
Lost in Space: Season 3
The Power of the Dog
Are You The One: Season 3
Blood and Bone
Body of Lies
Bordertown: Mural Murders
Death at a Funeral
Dr. Seuss’ The Cat in the Hat
The Final Destination
Final Destination 3
Final Destination 5
Fool’s Gold
The Fourth Kind
Ink Master: Season 3
Ink Master: Season 4
Knight Rider 2000
Knight Rider: Seasons 1-4
Law Abiding Citizen
The Legend of Zorro
The Mask of Zorro
Minority Report
Pet Sematary (1989)
Sabrina (1995)
Soul Surfer
Stuart Little 2
Sucker Punch
Think Like a Man
We Were Soldiers
Wild Things
Wyatt Earp

December 2-3:

The Alpinist
Escalona: Season 1
Single All The Way
The Whole Truth
Cobalt Blue
Coming Out Colton
Jurassic World Camp Cretaceous: Season 4
Money Heist: Part 5 Vol 2
The Great British Baking Show: Holidays: Season 4
Money Heist: From Tokyo to Berlin: Volume 2
Shaun the Sheep: The Flight Before Christmas

December 5-8:

JAPAN SINKS: People of Hope: Season 1 (episode 8)
David and the Elves

Centaurworld: Season 2
Go Dog Go: Season 2
Nicole Byer: BBW (Big Beautiful Weirdo)
Carolin Kebekus: The Last Christmas Special

Week 2 (December 9-15)

Week 2 of December has everything from Season 25 of The Challenge to 2014’s The Giver. Or, if you’re really in a reality TV mood, you can check out Season 3 and 4 of Teen Mom. Nothing says “happy holidays” like staying home and watching reality shows, right?!

December 9-10:

Asakusa Kid
Bonus Family: Season 4
The Family That Sings Together: The Camargos
Anonymously Yours
Back to the Outback
How To Ruin Christmas: The Funeral
Twentysomethings: Austin (formerly Roaring Twenties)
Saturday Morning All-Star Hits!
The Shack
Still out of my League
The Unforgivable

December 11-13:

Fast Color
The Hungry and the Hairy
JAPAN SINKS: People of Hope: Season 1 (episode 9)
Eyes in the Sky
Elite Short Stories: Phillipe Caye Felipe
The Giver
The Hand of God
Marsha and the Bear: Nursery Rhymes: Season 1 Part 2
Marsha and the Bear: Season 5
Selling Tampa
Teen Mom 2: Seasons 3-4

December 14-15:

The Future Diary
Russell Howard: Lubricant
StarBeam: Beaming in the New Year

Black Ink Crew New York: Seasons 3-4
The Challenge: Season 12
The Challenge: Season 25

Week 3 (December 16- 22)

Not only is Season 2 of The Witcher dropping on December 17, but Season 2 of Emily in Paris is hitting the streamer on December 22. Or, if neither of those is to your taste, you can check out Jim Gaffigan’s new special, Comedy Monster.

December 16-17:

A California Christmas: City Lights
A Naija Christmas
Aggretsuko: Season 4
Darkest Hour
Puff: Wonders of the Reef
Fast & Furious Spy Racers: Season 6: Homecoming
The Witcher: Season 2

December 18-22:

Bulgasal: Immortal Souls

What Happened in Oslo
Elite Short Stories: Samuel Omar
Jim Gaffigan: Comedy Monster
Grumpy Christmas
Emily in Paris: Season 2

Week 4 (December 23-31)

Adam McKay’s highly anticipated film Don’t Look Up — which stars everyone from Leonardo DiCaprio to Jennifer Lawrence to Meryl Streep (and many others) is hitting Netflix on December 24, right in time for Christmas.

Not to mention, Maggie Gyllenhaal’s directorial debut, The Lost Daughter, will be out on December 31, as will Season 6 of Queer Eye. 

December 23-25:

Elite Short Stories: Patrick
1000 Miles from Christmas
Don’t Look Up
Minnal Murali
The Silent Sea
STAND BY ME Doraemon 2
Vicky and Her Mystery
Zach Stone is Gonna Be Famous
Single’s Inferno
Jimmy Car: His Dark Material
Stories of a Generation – with Pope Francis

December 26-31:

Word Party Presents: Math!
Anxious People
Crime Scene: The Times Square Killer
Hila and the Mountain King
Cobra Kai: Season 4
The Lost Daughter
Queer Eye: Season 6
Stay Close
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