Ready for your monthly rundown of all things Netflix?
If you’re the kind who need to plot your binge-watching schedules for the month, worry not, because we’re giving you a rundown of the most awaited shows and films launching on Netflix Philippines this January.
What Happened to Mr. Cha
What Happened to Mr. Cha centers on a man named Mr. Cha, who’s popular in the 90s for his gentle and perfect image. Now, he looks back on his glory days, waiting for someone to cast him. This is until he receives his wake-up call, after getting stuck under the ruins of a building that crumbles while he was taking a shower. Starring in this film are Cha In Pyo and Cho Dal Hwan.
Fate: The Winx Saga
Fate: The Winx Saga is a coming-of-age story following Bloom, Stella, Musa, Aisha, and Terra — fairies who are all attending the magical boarding school, Alfea. There, they must learn to master their powers while navigating through love, rivalries, and the monsters threatening their existence. It stars Abigail Cowen, Hannah van der Westhuysen, Precious Mustapha, Eliot Salt, and Elisha Applebaum.
Pieces of a Woman
In Pieces of a Woman, Vanessa Kirby stars as Martha, whose grappling with emotional fallout after a heartbreaking home birth. This leaves her isolated from her partner, Sean, as well as her family. Joining Kirby in this film are Shia LaBeouf, Ellen Burstyn, Molly Parker, and more.
Cobra Kai, Season 3
In Season 3 of Cobra Kai, John Kreese — the original nemesis from 1984‘s Karate Kid — returns to take over the Cobra Kai dojo with his “no mercy” philosophy. Now, Daniel LaRusso and Johnny Lawrence must work together to save Cobra Kai and defeat the antagonist. It stars Ralph Macchio, William Zabka, alongside Xolo Maridueña, Jacob Bertrand, Courtney Henggeler, and more.
The Seven Deadly Sins: Signs of Holy War
In The Seven Deadly Sins: Signs of Holy War, the Seven Deadly Sins have finally brought back peace to Liones Kingdom. However, their adventures are far from over as new challenges and old friends await them.
Riverdale, Season 5
Archie and the rest of the gang are coming back this January 21 for a fifth season. The season will be featuring a major time skip, with the characters going through college. The season stars KJ Apa, Camila Mendes, Lili Reinhart, Cole Sprouse, and more.
Busted, Season 3
Yoo Jae Suk, EXO’s Sehun, Lee Seung Gi, Park Min Young, Gugudan’s Kim Sejeong, and Kim Jong Min are all returning for the third season of Busted! Just like the previous seasons, these stars will be soling smaller crimes that leads them to a bigger mystery.
Penguin Bloom is a film based on the true story of Sam Bloom, a young mother whose life changes after an accident that leaves her unable to walk. Her entire family is still trying to adjust to this new situation when an injured baby magpie named penguin enters their world. The bird’s arrival becomes a distraction for Bloom’s family. Starring in this film are Naomi Watts, Andrew Lincoln, Jacki Weaver, and more.
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