What’s new on Netflix Canada in June 2020

Featuring Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga, the final season of 13 Reasons Why, Floor is Lava, and more

In the Netflix comedy "Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga", premiering on Netflix on Friday, June 26th, Will Ferrell and Rachel McAdams star as Lars Erickssong and Sigrit Ericksdottir, two small-town singers in Iceland who seize a chance to fulfill their dream of competing in the world's biggest song contest. (Photo: Netflix)
In the Netflix comedy "Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga", premiering on Netflix on Friday, June 26th, Will Ferrell and Rachel McAdams star as Lars Erickssong and Sigrit Ericksdottir, two small-town singers in Iceland who seize a chance to fulfill their dream of competing in the world's biggest song contest. (Photo: Netflix)

Every month, kawarthaNOW is the only local media source to bring you a list of what’s coming to Netflix Canada.

This month, we’re highlighting the Netflix original comedy film Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga, which premieres on Netflix on Friday, June 26h.

Will Ferrell and Rachel McAdams star as Lars Erickssong and Sigrit Ericksdottir, two small-town singers in Iceland who seize a chance to fulfill their dream of competing in the world’s biggest song contest. Check out the hilarious tune “Volcano Man” below.

VIDEO: “Volcano Man” from Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga

Another highlight is the fourth and final season of the controversial Netflix original drama 13 Reasons Why, premiering on Friday, June 5th.

There’s also the new game show series Floor Is Lava, premiering on Friday, June 19th. Similar to the kids’ game that inspired it, teams compete to navigate rooms flooded with lava by leaping from chairs, hanging from curtains, and swinging from chandeliers. We assume the lava isn’t real, but these days anything is possible.

Other new Netflix films coming in June include The Last Days of American Crime (Jun. 5), Da 5 Bloods (Jun. 10), Feel the Beat, Lost Bullet, One-Way To Tomorrow, and Wasp Network (all on Jun. 19), Nobody Knows I’m Here / Nadie sabe que estoy aquí (Jun. 24), and Adú (Jun. 30).

VIDEO: 13 Reasons Why: Final Season

Theatrically released films include Beethoven, Breakfast at Tiffany’s, Cape Fear, Coraline, E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, The Grudge 2, The Hunt for Red October, Into the Wild, Jurassic Park, The Lost World: Jurassic Park, Schindler’s List, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles franchise, and U-571 (all on Jun. 1), The Fast and the Furious franchise (Jun. 3), Picture Perfect 2 and Sicario: Day of the Soldado (Jun. 12), Captain America: Civil War (Jun. 16), Push (Jun. 20), and The Meg (Jun. 23).

New original Netflix series include It’s Okay to Not Be Okay (no release date specified), Can You Hear Me / M’entends-tu? (Jun. 4), Curon and Reality Z (Jun. 10), The Search and The Woods (Jun. 12), and Crazy Delicious (Jun. 24).

The game show series "Floor is Lava", premiering on Friday, June 19th, is pretty much what it sounds like. Teams compete to navigate rooms without touching the floor, which we assume isn't real lava but you never know these days. (Photo: Netflix)
The game show series “Floor is Lava”, premiering on Friday, June 19th, is pretty much what it sounds like. Teams compete to navigate rooms without touching the floor, which we assume isn’t real lava but you never know these days. (Photo: Netflix)

Returning original series include the final season of Fuller House (Jun. 2), season 5 of Queer Eye (Jun. 5), volume 6 of Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj (Jun. 6), season 2 of Dating Around and season 4 of F is for Family (Jun. 12), season 3 of Marcella (Jun. 14), season 2 of The Order (Jun. 18), season 2 of Girls from Ipanema, and season 2 of The Politician (both on Jun. 19).

Other series include season 1 of Garth Brooks: The Road I’m On (Jun. 2), season 7 of The 100 (Jun. 4), seasons 1 to 3 of Hannibal (Jun. 5), seasons 9 and 10 of Modern Family and season 7 of New Girl (Jun. 9), season 3 of Anne with an E (Jun. 22), and season 2 of Sons of Anarchy (Jun. 24).

VIDEO: New to Netflix Canada in June

Here’s the complete list of everything coming to Netflix Canada in June, along with what’s leaving.

 

Coming in June (no release date specified)

  • It’s Okay to Not Be Okay (Netflix original) – In this romantic drama, a health care worker and an author suffering from an antisocial personality disorder end up healing each other’s emotional and psychological wounds.
  • One Take (Netflix film) – Members of Thai girl group BNK48 share the ups and downs of preparing for the 6th Single Senbatsu General Election.
  • The Show Must Go On: The Queen + Adam Lambert Story
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Monday, June 1

  • Beethoven
  • Black Snake Moan
  • Breakfast at Tiffany’s
  • Broken City
  • Cape Fear
  • Cocomelon: Season 1
  • Coraline
  • The Darkest Hour
  • E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
  • First Knight
  • Funny Girl
  • Goon
  • The Grudge 2
  • The Hunt for Red October
  • Into the Wild
  • Jurassic Park
  • Kung Fu Hustle
  • The Last Airbender
  • The Lost World: Jurassic Park
  • National Lampoon’s Van Wilder
  • The Road to El Dorado
  • Schindler’s List
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Movie
  • U-571

 

Tuesday, June 2

  • Fuller House: The Farewell Season (Netflix original) – Jimmy and Steph bring their new baby home and dive headfirst into the world of parenting. But no worries: They’ve got a houseful of hands to help.
  • Garth Brooks: The Road I’m On: Season 1

 

Wednesday, June 3

  • 2 Fast 2 Furious
  • Fast & Furious
  • Fast & Furious 6
  • Fast Five
  • Furious 7
  • The Fast and the Furious
  • The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift
  • Spelling the Dream (Netflix documentary) – Following four hopeful competitors’ journeys, this documentary explores the trend of Indian Americans ruling the Scripps National Spelling Bee since 1999.

 

Thursday, June 4

  • The 100: Season 7
  • Baki: The Great Raitai Tournament Saga (Netflix anime) – Granted special entry into the Great Raitai Tournament, a poisoned Baki now faces fighters in China, where the next true Sea King will be chosen.
  • Can You Hear Me / M’entends-tu? (Netflix original) – Three friends in a low-income neighborhood find humor and hope in their lives as they grapple with bad boyfriends and their dysfunctional families.

 

Friday, June 5

  • 13 Reasons Why: Season 4 (Netflix original) – In the powerful final season of 13 Reasons Why, Liberty High School’s Senior Class prepares for graduation. But before they can say goodbye, the crew of friends will have to band together one last time to keep a dangerous secret buried, try to make peace with the past four years, and face final, heartbreaking choices that might alter their lives forever. Showrunner Brian Yorkey and stars Dylan Minette, Grace Saif, Christian Navarro, Alisha Boe, Brandon Flynn, Miles Heizer, Ross Butler, and Devin Druid return for a fourth and final season that’s full of twists, turns, and the resounding message that you can’t move forward if you’re still haunted by the past.
  • Choked: Paisa Bolta Hai (Netflix film) – A bank employee weighed down by her jobless husband’s debts — and her own broken dreams — finds a secret source of seemingly unlimited cash in her home.
  • Hannibal: Season 1-3
  • The Last Days of American Crime (Netflix film) – As a final response to terrorism and crime, the US government plans to broadcast a signal making it impossible for anyone to knowingly commit unlawful acts. Graham Bricke (Édgar Ramírez), a career criminal who was never able to hit the big score, teams up with famous gangster progeny Kevin Cash (Michael Pitt), and black market hacker Shelby Dupree (Anna Brewster), to commit the heist of the century and the last crime in American history before the signal goes off. Based on the Radical Publishing graphic novel created by Rick Remender and Greg Tocchini, he Last Days of American Crime is directed by Olivier Megaton, written by Karl Gajdusek, produced by Jesse Berger, p.g.a., Jason Michael Berman, p.g.a., and Barry Levine, with Patrick Bergin and Sharlto Copley also co-starring.
  • Queer Eye: Season 5 (Netflix original) – The Fab Five head to historic Philadelphia to make over a new cast of everyday heroes, from a hardworking DJ to a struggling dog groomer.

 

Sunday, June 7

  • Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj: Volume 6 ((Netflix original, new episodes weekly) – The Peabody and Emmy award-winning weekly comedy show explores the modern cultural and political landscape with depth and sincerity. Each week, Minhaj brings his unique comedic voice and storytelling skill to investigate the larger trends shaping our fragmented world.

 

Tuesday, June 9

  • Modern Family: Season 9-10
  • New Girl: Season 7
  • Teen Titans Go! To the Movies

 

Wednesday, June 10

  • Curon (Netflix series) – Anna just got back to Curon, her hometown, together with her teenage twins, Mauro and Daria. When Anna mysteriously disappears, kids must undertake a journey which will make them discover the secrets hiding behind the town’s apparent tranquillity, coming face to face with a side of their family they never saw before. They will find out that you can run from your past but not from yourself.
  • Lenox Hill (Netflix documentary) – An intimate look at the lives of four doctors — two brain surgeons, an emergency room physician, and a Chief Resident OBGYN — as they navigate the highs and lows of working at the renowned Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City. With extraordinary access and an unflinching eye, the series shows each physician’s struggle to balance their personal and professional lives, and delves into each patient’s personal journey. From birth to brain surgery, each case offers a rare inside look at the complex, fascinating, and emotional world of medicine. Directed and produced by Adi Barash and Ruthie Shatz.
  • Reality Z (Netflix original) – A zombie apocalypse imprisons contestants on a Brazilian reality show in a TV studio, where they try to evade the flesh-eating hordes.

 

Friday, June 12

  • Da 5 Bloods (Netflix film) – From Academy Award winner Spike Lee comes a New Joint: the story of four African-American Vets — Paul (Delroy Lindo), Otis (Clarke Peters), Eddie (Norm Lewis), and Melvin (Isiah Whitlock, Jr.) — who return to Vietnam. Searching for the remains of their fallen Squad Leader (Chadwick Boseman) and the promise of buried treasure, our heroes, joined by Paul’s concerned son (Jonathan Majors), battle forces of Man and Nature — while confronted by the lasting ravages of The Immorality of The Vietnam War.
  • Dating Around: Season 2 (Netflix original) – Six new singles look for love — or something like it — in a series of back-to-back, real-life first dates in New Orleans. But who will each choose for a second date?
  • F is for Family: Season 4 (Netflix original) – While Frank deals with an unwelcome visit from his father, Sue discovers the wonders of Lamaze, and Bill makes a name for himself in the hockey rink.
  • Jo Koy: In His Elements (Netflix comedy special) – For the first time ever, comedian Jo Koy takes Netflix to the Philippines in his new comedy special, Jo Koy: In His Elements. Koy celebrates his heritage by telling jokes about life as a Filipino-American while highlighting the culture of Manila. Koy uses this opportunity to shine a light on other Filipino-American performers by welcoming to the stage famed breakdancer Ronnie, Grammy-winning producer !llmind, singer/songwriter Inigo Pascual, and comedians Andrew Lopez, Joey Guila, and Andrew Orolfo.
  • Kipo and the Age of Wonderbeasts: Season 2 (Netflix family) – It’ll take brawn — and brains — to rescue Lio and beat Scarlemagne, so Kipo sets out to master her powers and dig into the origins of her world.
  • One Piece:Alabasta
  • One Piece:East Blue
  • One Piece:Enter Chopper at the Winter Island
  • One Piece:Entering into the Grand Line
  • Picture Perfect 2
  • The Search (Netflix original) – A child vanishes into thin air from a cachet neighborhood in Mexico City, unraveling family secrets and revealing how power works among the privileged.
  • Sicario: Day of the Soldado
  • The Woods (Netflix original) – A Warsaw prosecutor’s hopes rise when a body is found and linked to his sister’s disappearance 25 years earlier. Adapted from the Harlan Coben novel.

 

Saturday, June 13

  • Alexa & Katie Part 4 (Netflix family) – Summer’s over, and Alexa and Katie are starting their senior year. They’ve been through so much together — but there’s still more to come.

 

Sunday, June 14

  • Marcella: Season 3 (Netflix original) – Eighteen months later, Marcella is living under a new identity in Belfast, where she’s infiltrated a crime family as a deep undercover operative.

 

Tuesday, June 16

  • Captain America: Civil War

 

Wednesday, June 17

  • Mr. Iglesias: Part 2 (Netflix original) – The series about a hilarious high school teacher trying to make a difference in the lives of some smart but underperforming students returns for Part 2.

 

Thursday, June 18

  • A Whisker Away (Netflix anime) – In Studio Colorido’s second feature-length film, a girl with a funny nickname is desperate to get closer to her crush. Her solution: turn into a cat.
  • The Order: Season 2 (Netflix original) – At Belgrave University, the bad blood between werewolves and magicians reaches a breaking point — until a greater evil threatens to destroy them all.

 

Friday, June 19

  • Babies: Part 2 (Netflix documentary) – As babies make sense of a brand-new world, breakthrough research details how they are already equipped to handle the complexities of human life.
  • Father Soldier Son (Netflix documentary) – When Sgt. First Class Brian Eisch is critically wounded in Afghanistan, it sets him and his sons on a journey of love, loss, redemption and legacy.
  • Feel the Beat (Netflix film) – After failing to make it on Broadway, April returns to her hometown and reluctantly begins training a misfit group of young dancers for a competition.
  • Floor Is Lava (Netflix original) – Teams compete to navigate rooms flooded with lava by leaping from chairs, hanging from curtains and swinging from chandeliers. Yes, really.
  • Lost Bullet (Netflix film) – A convicted car mechanic is recruited to work for the cops, pimping police vehicles for high-speed chases. But danger will follow him fast.
  • Girls from Ipanema: Season 2 (Netflix original) – As Malu and the ladies move on from their recent tragedy, they take on career challenges, new love possibilities and confront injustices with bravery.
  • One-Way To Tomorrow (Netflix film) – Two strangers cross paths on a train en route to Izmir, bonding over their turbulent — and unexpectedly intertwined — romantic pasts.
  • The Politician: Season 2 (Netflix original) – Double crosses, a three-way relationship and a single-issue candidate add up to a mud-flinging race for State Senate that Payton will do anything to win.
  • Rhyme Time Town (Netflix family) – Two best friends find fun and adventure while living in Rhyme Time Town, a fantastical place filled with beloved nursery rhyme characters.
  • Wasp Network (Netflix film) – Based on a true and gripping story: Cuban spies infiltrate exile groups in the 1990s to stop terrorism against the island, but at a high personal cost.

 

Saturday, June 20

  • Push

 

Monday, June 22

  • Anne with an E: Season 3

 

Tuesday, June 23

  • Eric Andre: Legalize Everything (Netflix comedy special) – Comedian Eric Andre presents his very first Netflix original stand-up special. Taking the stage in New Orleans, Andre breaks the boundaries of comedy as he critiques the war on drugs, the war on sex, and the war on fart jokes!
  • The Meg

 

Wednesday, June 24

  • Athlete A (Netflix documentary) – Follow the Indianapolis Star reporters that broke the story about USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar’s abuse and hear from gymnasts like Maggie Nichols.
  • Crazy Delicious (Netflix original) – Using ingredients from a magical edible forest, amateur chefs must prepare inventive and delicious creations to impress three mighty food judges.
  • Nobody Knows I’m Here / Nadie sabe que estoy aquí (Netflix film) – Memo Garrido was a child artist in the Latin music industry in the early 90’s. Decades later, he lives in seclusion in southern Chile practically cut off from the world. The unexpected appearance of Marta changes his world forever and forces him to face the confusing incident that destroyed his career.
  • Sons of Anarchy: Season 2

 

Friday, June 26

  • Amar y vivir (Netflix original) – After returning home from the military, country boy Joaquín is blindsided by a tragedy that sends him to Bogotá, where he meets aspiring singer Irene.
  • Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga (Netflix film) – Two small-town singers seize a chance to fulfill their dream of competing in the world’s biggest song contest. Will Ferrell and Rachel McAdams star.
  • Home Game (Netflix documentary) – From voodoo wrestling in the Congo to roller derby in Texas, this docuseries explores unusual and thrilling sports traditions around the world.

 

Tuesday, June 30

  • Adú (Netflix film) – Three stories transpire in Melilla, on the border between Spain and Morocco, as immigrants risk their lives to cross the Strait of Gibraltar.
  • BNA (Netflix anime) – Morphed into a raccoon beastman, Michiru seeks refuge, and answers, with the aid of wolf beastman Shirou inside the special zone of Anima-City.
  • George Lopez: We’ll Do It For Half (Netflix comedy special) – Comedy legend George Lopez returns to his stand-up roots making his Netflix original comedy special debut with We’ll Do It For Half. True to form, Lopez delivers a hilarious exploration of race, politics, and life lessons to be learned from the Latino community; especially the elders. Filmed at The Warfield Theatre in San Francisco, the one-hour special dissects cultural differences, emotional support animals, gender reveal parties, elevator etiquette and much more.
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Leaving Netflix Canada in June

Wednesday, June 3

  • Baby Mama
  • Cinderella Man
  • The Bone Collector

Tuesday, June 9

  • Mad Men: Season 1-7

Sunday, June 14

  • Star Trek

Wednesday, June 24

  • Avengers: Infinity War

Monday, June 29

  • Wet Hot American Summer

Tuesday, June 30

  • The Dark Crystal
  • Now You See Me

 

All titles and dates are subject to change.

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