The Diplomat is now streaming – Picture: Netflix.

Happy Thursday, and welcome to your roundup of new movies, TV shows, and games added to Netflix in the US in the past few days, plus what’s trending in the US for April 20, 2023.

Before we dive in, a little cleanup.

On the moving front, today is your last day to see The Mr. Peabody and Sherman Show, which comes out in full tomorrow. Some of the news expected tomorrow and over the weekend include Whitney Houston: I want to dance with someone Saturday and A tour guide to love tomorrow.

Did you miss any of the new releases on Netflix from last week? You missed 29 new movies and series in total.

As a side note, you may have noticed that our What to Watch Now section includes a new picks section where we’ll continually add our top picks from all new releases.


The best new movies, games and series so far this week on Netflix

the diplomat (Season 1)

number of episodes:8
Classification: TV-MA
Language: English
Gender: Drama, Suspense
Cast: Keri Russell, Rufus Sewell, David Gyasi, Ato Essandoh, Ali Ahn, Rory Kinnear
Writer: Deborah Cahn

Best Known For the west wing and Grey’s Anatomy, Debora Chan is behind this new political drama headlined by Keri Russell. You will follow her character Kate Wyler as she navigates the worlds of high-stakes crisis, international politics, and her home life.

Outlet reviews, released a little earlier in the week, seem solid for the show, and at press time, the show sits at 8.0 on IMDb.

Nina Metz of the Chicago Tribune he called the series «extraordinarily smart» and added that it is «the best of its kind».

The New York Times he generally agreed that the show is a «political thriller laced with romance and written, with some success, in an Aaron Sorkinesque high-speed comedic style.»


Better call Saul (Season 6)

number of episodes:13
Classification: TV-MA
Language: English
Gender: crime drama
Cast: Bob Odenkirk, Rhea Seehorn, Jonathan Banks
Writer: Vince Gilligan Peter Gould
Execution time: 46 minutes

Like being able to watch a show from start to finish, well, not only can you do it with Breaking Bad on Netflix, but those in the US can finally do it with the sixth and final season of Better call Saul.

As an authorized show, we covered yesterday that Better call Saul It won’t be on Netflix forever, but the good news is that you have at least four years to watch the entire series.


Mighty Quest Palace Rogue

Acting as the 57th game in Netflix’s growing arsenal of mobile titles available on both Android and iOS devices is the game from Ubisoft. Mighty Quest Palace Rogue.

According to the official description of the game, this is what you can expect:

“On the hunt for epic loot. Fight big bosses. Slash and slice through a crazy maze and prepare to die, a lot. Come back stronger, save the kingdom. No pressure!»

This is Netflix and Ubisoft’s second game release after Valiant Hearts a bit earlier this year.


Full list of new releases on Netflix so far this week

5 new movies added

  • Chhota Bheem and the return of Dragar (2022) – TV-Y7 – Hindi – In the land of Valoza, Chhota Bheem and his friends must help defeat the king of darkness, Dragar, while Raju seeks to overcome his fears.
  • How High 2 (2019) – TV-MA – English – Two budding entrepreneurs find a secret stash that helps them grow their marijuana business, until it’s stolen from them and sent on a wild adventure through Atlanta.
  • Third Longest Date (2023) Netflix Original – TV-MA – English – When Khani and Matt met on a dating app, they had no idea that COVID-19 would turn their impromptu trip to Costa Rica into a months-long affair.
  • Mighty Morphin Power Rangers: Once and Forever (2023) Netflix Original – TV-Y7 – English – After tragedy strikes, an unlikely young heroine takes her rightful place among the Power Rangers to face off against the team’s oldest archenemy.
  • The Fisherman’s Diary (2020) – TV-MA – English – Inspired by Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai, a girl defies the expectations of her father and her village to pursue an education

10 new TV series added

  • Better Call Saul (Season 6) – TV-MA – English – This Emmy-nominated prequel to “Breaking Bad” follows small-time lawyer Jimmy McGill as he transforms into morally challenged lawyer Saul Goodman.
  • Chhota Bheem (Season 7) – TV-Y7 – Hindi – A brave and energetic boy with superhuman powers leads his friends on exciting adventures to protect his fellow villagers of Dholakpur from evil.
  • Chimp Empire (Season 1) Netflix Original – TV-PG – English – A vast community of chimpanzees thrives in a forest in Uganda, navigating complex social politics, family dynamics, and dangerous territorial disputes.
  • Ex-Addicts Club (Season 1) Netflix Original – TV-14 – Indonesia – A support group of five quirky strangers try to move on with their lives after breaking up with their respective exes.
  • How to Get Rich (Season 1) Netflix Original – TV-14 – Spanish – Money has power over us, but not necessarily. Financial expert Ramit Sethi works with people across the US to help them achieve richer lives.
  • Light Up the Wild (Season 1) – TV-G – Mandarin – Featuring the popular cast of “Light the Night,” a reality show brings together the friends from the hit drama series for a camping adventure together.
  • Oggy Oggy (Season 2) Netflix Original – TV-Y – English – Join adorable kitty Oggy Oggy and his cat friends in a bright and colorful kitty world. They are always on the go for fun times and fantastic adventures!
  • The Diplomat (Season 1) Netflix Original – TV-MA – English – In the midst of an international crisis, a career diplomat juggles her new high-profile job as ambassador to the UK and her turbulent marriage to a political star.
  • The Scarred Heart (Season 2) Netflix Original – TV-MA – Spanish – A man bent on revenge against the organ trafficking organization that murdered his wife becomes involved with the woman who received his heart.
  • Tooth Pari: When Love Bites (Season 1) Netflix Original – TV-MA – Hindi – A rogue vampire with a broken tooth falls for a shy dentist on the streets of Kolkata, but will human and mystical forces keep them apart?

Top 10 Movies and Shows on Netflix US for April 20, 2023

# TV shows Films
1 Love is blind The Snowman
2 Beef The Last Kingdom: The Seven Kings Must Die
3 florida man the mustang
4 the agent of the night godfather vacation
5 All American: Homecoming The Lorax
6 Better call Saul queens on the run
7 American Manhunt: The Boston Marathon Bombing matilda
8 Obsession Shrek Forever After
9 how to get rich The last Stand
10 queen maker suck

What are you currently watching on Netflix right now? Let us know in the comments below.