8 Shows and Films To Watch Out for On Netflix this May 2019

Ready for your monthly rundown of all things Netflix? 

If you're the kind who need to plot their binge-watching schedules, worry not, because we're giving you a rundown of the most awaited shows and films launching on Netflix this May!

Dead to Me (Season 1)
Launches on: May 3

Dead to Me stars Christina Applegate and Linda Cardellini who meet at a support group after suffering a loss. Despite their opposite personalities, the two women become friends as they bond over bottles of wine, Entenmann's cookies, and their mutual love for The Facts of Life. 

Launches on: May 3

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Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile is an American biographical crime thriller film based on the memoir The Phantom Prince: My Life with Ted Bundy. It centers on the serial killer Ted Bundy from the perspective of his longtime girlfriend, Liz, who refused to believe the truth about him for years. It stars Zac Efron, Lily Collins, Kaya Scodelario, and more. 

The Last Summer
Launches on: May 3

Starring KJ Apa, Maia Mitchell, Jacob Latimore, and more, The Last Summer tells the intersecting stories of a group of high school graduates who are on their last summer together before taking off for college. While they form friendships and experience love and loss, they would then have to decide what they will be and what they will do as they start to go through adulthood. 

Tuca & Bertie
Launches on: May 3

Tuca and Bertie is an animated show centering on the friendship of two 30-year old bird women living in the same apartment building - Tuca, who's a cocky and carefree toucan, and Bertie, an anxious songbird who likes to daydream. The two main characters will be voiced by Tiffany Hadish and Aly Wong. 

Launches on: May 7

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In Abyss, two people are brought back to life, thanks to a soul-reviving marble called "Abyss". The catch, though, is that they are reincarnated with different appearances. As their stories unfold, the two go through different things as they try to figure out their death and their revival. It stars Park Bo Young and Ahn Hyo Seop. 

One Spring Night
Launches on: May 22

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A drama which stars Han Ji Min and Jung Hae In, One Spring Night follows the lives of two people - a librarian named Lee Jeong In and a pharmacist named Yu Ji Ho - who falls in love unexpectedly, which leads them to seek and discover what they truly desire. 

Wanda Sykes: Not Normal
Launches on: May 21

In this comedy one-hour special, Emmy Award-nominated actress and comedian Wanda Sykes addresses the current and the "not normal" state of the political and the cultural climate of the world. 

The Perfection
Launches on: 
May 24

The Perfection is a suspense film about a troubled musical prodigy who seeks out and becomes obsessed with the new star pupil of her former school. The two then go down the sinister path with shocking consequences. The film, directed by Richard Shepard, stars Allison Williams and Logan Browning. 

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