Here are some highlights of what’s hitting Netflix in Canada in January 2020.
When CIA officer Eve Geller (Michelle Monaghan) uncovers information about a man (Mehdi Dehbi) gaining international attention through acts of public disruption, she begins an investigation into his origins. As he continues to cultivate followers who allege he’s performing miracles, the global media become increasingly beguiled by this charismatic figure. Geller must race to unravel the mystery of whether he really is a divine entity or a deceptive con artist capable of dismantling the world’s geopolitical order.
The Circle (Series)
The American version of the reality series welcomes you to the ultimate popularity contest. To win the cash prize, see if contests would rather be themselves or someone else altogether.
Available January 4
From the makers of Sherlock and Doctor Who, Claes Bang (The Affair) stars as Dracula in this series inspired by Bram Stoker. Co-produced by the BBC, the series premiered in the UK on January 1.
Available January 10
AJ and the Queen (Series)
RuPaul stars in this outrageous series as down-on-her-luck drag queen travelling across America in a van with a tough-talking 10-year-old stowaway.
Family duty sends a lawman to London to look for his mob-assassin brother as a yakuza war threatens to engulf Tokyo. Trust is even tougher to find.
Titans (Season 2)
Things have changed. Robin and the Titans aren’t the same group of outcasts they used to be, and neither are their enemies.
Available January 15
Grace and Frankie (Season 6)
Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin are two women reinventing their lives in this funny and honest series, now returning for Season 6.
Available January 17
Hip-Hope Evolution (Season 4)
Season 4 of the music series follows hip-hop in the U.S., showcasing the stories and sounds that shaped its history and culture.
Sex Education (Season 2)
In season 2, as a late bloomer, Otis must master his newly discovered sexual urges in order to progress with his girlfriend Ola whilst also dealing with his now strained relationship with Meave. Meanwhile, Moordale Secondary is in the throes of a Chlamydia outbreak, highlighting the need for better sex education at the school and new kids come to town who will challenge the status quo.
Tyler Perry’s A Fall from Grace (Film)
Grace Waters (Crystal Fox), a longtime pillar of her Virginia community, stays composed when her ex weds his mistress and her son moves away. With convincing from her best friend Sarah (Phylicia Rashad), she tries putting herself first, and a handsome stranger (Mehcad Brooks) becomes her surprise second love. Yet any woman can snap, and Grace’s new husband soon ravages her life, her work – and many say – her sanity. Shuttered in a cell awaiting trial for his murder, Grace’s only hope for vindication lies with Jasmine Bryant (Bresha Webb), a public defender who has never tried her case. Cicely Tyson also stars.
Available January 24
A Sun (Film)
A family reckons with the aftermath of their younger son’s incarceration and a greater misfortune that follows.
Chilling Adventures of Sabrina (Part 3)
Part 3 finds Sabrina reeling from the harrowing events of the second chapter. Though she defeated her father Lucifer, the Dark Lord remains trapped within the human prison of her beloved boyfriend, Nicholas Scratch. Sabrina can’t live with herself knowing that Nick made the ultimate sacrifice and is suffering, burning in Hell under Madam Satan’s watchful eye. So with an assister from her mortal friends, Sabrina makes it her mission to free him from eternal damnation and bring him back into her arms.
The Ranch (The Final Season)
The comedy series set on a ranch and starring Ashton Kutcher and Sam Elliott return for its final season.
Rise of the Empires: Ottoman
With a mix of scripted and documentary elements, the series examines the history of the Ottoman Empire.
Available on January 26
Vir Das: For India
Vir Das takes his audience on a celebratory journey through the history of India, from its people and traditions to modern culture and famous films.
Available on January 31
BoJack Horseman (Season 6, Part B)
BoJack inches his way toward redemption as a stint in rehab forces him to confront his mistakes and start making amends.
A small Norwegian town experiencing warm winters and violent downpours seems to be headed for another Ragnarök – unless someone intervenes in time.
Uncut Gems (Film)
Starring Adam Sandler. With his debts mountain and angry collectors closing in, a fast-talking New York City jeweller risks everything in hopes of staying afloat and alive.
- Now Available: American Graffiti, Curious George, Line of Duty (Season 5), Mamma Mia!, The Post, Vikings (Seasons 1 & 2).
- January 3: Gotham (Season 4)
- January 4: Game Night
- January 23: The Queen
- January 25: Captain America: The First Avenger
- January 31: Star Trek Beyond
- January 15: Helix (Seasons 1 & 2)
- January 17: Short Term 12
- January 31: Little Women, Spartacus: Blood & Sand, Spartacus: Gods of the Arena, Spartacus: Vengeance, Spartacus: War of the Damned, Horrible Bosses.