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Universal is on a string of hits so far in 2023 and hoping to continue the trend is Nicholas Cage’s new film Renfield, where he’ll play a bloodsucking vampire. The movie opens in theaters around the world in mid-April 2023, but will it be coming to Netflix? The answer is probably yes, but when depends on where you live.

Nicolas Cage, who has starred in major titles such as The unbearable weight of massive talent and Pig In recent years, he’s headlining the new film based on the legendary Transylvanian vampire alongside his assistant, played by Nicholas Hoult.

Alongside Cage and Hoult, the horror comedy includes talents like Awkwafina, Ben Schwartz, Adrian Martinez and Shohreh Aghdashloo.

The movie begins its theater career as of April 14, 2023.

When Renfield be on Netflix in the US?

Unlike Universal’s animation slate, which splits its first window between Peacock and Netflix, Universal’s live-action slate doesn’t include Netflix.

That being said, in 2021, Netflix announced that it would receive UEFG, but later. if we look back in the adit states:

“As part of the agreement, Netflix will also license the rights to UFEG’s full slate of live-action and animated films approximately 4 years after release, as well as the rights to select titles from Universal’s vast library of films. ”.

That means while Netflix US will stream RenfieldIt won’t be for about four years. Yes, that means it won’t air until 2027 at the earliest. Journal.

Until then, first-window rights for Renfield will split. Like the animated titles coming to Netflix, Peacock will receive the film first for several months, head over to Prime Video for a period, and then return to Peacock.

When Renfield be on Netflix internationally?

A handful of regions receive movies from Universal quickly. Those are Netflix Australia, Netflix Belgium, and Netflix South Korea. You can expect the film to be released around nine months after the theatrical window, placing it towards the end of 2023.

Netflix in the UK still gets new movies from Universal on a regular basis, but not until around two years after they debut in theaters. Case in point, 2021 Nobody It just arrived on Netflix UK in the week this article was published. that place Renfield on Netflix UK in 2025.

Finally, at this point, Netflix Canada appears to be getting movies from Universal around three years after their initial theatrical run.

Of course, all of this information is subject to change, but for the most part, if you’re waiting to watch Renfield on Netflix, you’re going to have to wait.