6 Star-Studded Netflix Films & Shows to Watch For the Holidays

Celebrate the holidays with these new titles on Netflix!

It’s a wonderland of shows and films on Netflix as the streaming platform offers new titles filled with A-list actors and directors! George Clooney, Meryl Streep, Nicole Kidman, and more celebs are here to bring us a star-studded holiday season! Check them all out on the list below.

Mank

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From multi-awarded director David Fincher comes Mank, which follows the alcoholic screenwriter Herman J. Mankiewicz as he races to finish ‘Citizen Kane’. The film stars Gary Oldman (Bram Stoker’s Dracula), Amanda Seyfried (Mamma Mia!), Lily Collins (Emily in Paris), and Charles Dance (The Crown).

Read an interview with David Fincher about his new film here.

The Prom

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Three-time Academy Award winner Meryl Streep and Tony Award winner James Corden play as stage stars Dee Dee Allen and Barry Glickman respectively in the musical, The Prom. When Dee Dee and Barry’s careers dropped after their new Broadway show flopped, they team up with two cynical actors to redeem their image by helping out a high school student who got banned from attending the prom.

Based on the award-winning Broadway musical, this Ryan Murphy film also stars Nicole Kidman, Andrew Rannells, Kerry Washington and more.

Read our interview with The Prom‘s stars here.

Sweet Home

Stream it on December 18

Based on the popular webtoon of the same name, Sweet Home is a thrilling Korean series set in a world where people turn into monsters that reflect their inner desires. Cha Hyeon-su is a reclusive teenager who lives alone in the apartment Green Home, but when the monsters begin to attack, he must step out to save others.

Sweet Home stars Song Kang (Love Alarm), Lee Jin-uk (Voice), Lee Si-young (No Mercy), and Lee Do-hyun (18 Again).

The Midnight Sky

Stream it on December 23

George Clooney is the producer, director, and star of this new post-apocalyptic film. It follows Augustine, a lone scientist in the Arctic who must stop a team of astronauts from returning home after a mysterious catastrophe was inflicted upon the Earth. The Midnight Sky also stars Felicity Hones, David Oyelowo, Kyle Chandler, and Demián Bichir.

Read our interview with George Clooney here.

Bridgerton

Stream it on December 25

Based on Julia Quinn’s romantic novels come alive with this new Netflix show from Shondaland, which is known for beloved shows like Grey’s Anatomy and Scandal. Set in Regency London, this show follows Daphne Bridgerton who just made her debut at the competitive marriage market. With her picky brother shooing her suitors, she gets drawn to the committed bachelor, the Duke of Hastings, and a special connection blooms between them. The show stars Phoebe Dynevor, Regé-Jean Page, and Golda Rosheuvel.

Read our interview with showrunner Chris van Dusen and the cast here.

We Can Be Heroes

Stream it on December 25

Director Robert Rodriguez brings us back to the world of Sharkboy and Lavagirl in this new superhero family flick. When the world’s superheroes are defeated and kidnapped by invading aliens, their kids must team up to save their parents and save the world in the process. The film stars Pedro Pascal (Narcos, Triple Frontier), Priyanka Chopra Jonas (Isn’t It Romantic), Christian Slater (Dirty John), YaYa Gosselin (13 Reasons Why, The Purge), and Vivien Blair (Bird Box).

Looking for more Netflix shows and films you can stream this festive season? Check out more of them here.

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Movie Info

Mank
Biography | Drama
The Prom
Comedy | Musical
We Can Be Heroes
Action | Family | Fantasy
The Midnight Sky
Drama | Fantasy | Sci-fi

TV Show Info

Sweet Home
Drama, Horror, Thriller
Bridgerton
Drama, Romance

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