Whether you love drama, crime or comedy, Netflix Singapore is buzzing with some of your favourite genres right now! Grab your takeout, popcorn and treats and start streaming some of the most iconic shows available. Here are 30 of the most exciting shows to watch on Netflix Singapore this month.
1. The Sandman
Those who like the theme of dark fantasy will love one of the most anticipated new shows of 2022 hitting Netflix on August 5. It follows the Sandman aka Dream (Tom Sturridge) who embarks on a journey across different worlds and timelines to try and fix chaos in his absence after a century of imprisonment. It’s the perfect cross between Harry Potter and Marvel.
2. The Most Hated Man On The Internet
This three part American docuseries tells the real life story about revenge porn crafted by Hunter Moore. A determined mother goes on a mission to get her daughter’s nude pictures removed from his revenge porn website. Certainly, an insightful watch for adults in Singapore.
3. Alchemy Of Souls
Singaporeans are loving this new South Korean Netflix series set to break Netflix records. It tells the story of a powerful sorceress stuck in a blind woman’s body. One day she meets a man from a well-to-do family who wants her to help change his future.
4. Keep Breathing
This survival show follows the only survivor of a private plane crash, Liv played by Mexican actress Melissa Barrera, who must battle the Canadian wilderness alongside her past personal trauma while she searches for ways to stay alive in desperation.
5. How To Chane Your Mind
This intriguing new Netflix docuseries explores the history and uses of psychedelics such as LSD and MDMA with the help of Author Michael Pollan who wrote the novel version.
6. The Girl In The Mirror
This highly anticipated Spanish supernatural thriller show lands on Netflix Singapore on August 19. When Alma loses her memory in a strange accident that killed most of her classmates, she tries to unravel what happened and rediscover her identity.
7. Stranger Things 4
The second volume of the fourth installment of Stranger Things landed on Netflix in July. It picks up after six months since the battle in Starcourt, which almost destroyed Hawkins. The friends are separated for the first time, with Eleven (Millie Bobby Brown) captured and stuck in a hidden location with no powers.
8. Man Vs Bee
This new show is being absorbed by households globally. Comically, a homeless man played by the hilarious Rowan Atkinson (known for Mr Bean) finds a job as a house sitter at a luxurious home. There, he encounters a mischievous bee that unleashes a series of damage and chaos.
9. Money Heist: Korea
Money Heist lovers can enjoy this Korean remake of the hit Spanish show. Season one follows the same format where a mastermind enlists thieves to overtake the mint of Korea where they end up trapping hostages inside. This leads to a battle between the police and the heist culprits.
10. Kung Fu Panda: The Dragon Knight
Featuring the voices of Rita Ora, Jack Black, James Hong and many more…this animation series is unbeatable. Po teams up with a serious-about-life English knight to try and save the world from destruction. They must find a collection of four weapons before they fall into the wrong hands.
11. Snowflake Mountain
This reality TV show follows a group of spoilt and dramatic young adults from across the world who are tricked into a stint in the wilderness. There, they are forced to learn life skills to make them grow up and become better people. Certainly, a hilarious show to binge-watch this weekend.
12. The Umbrella Academy
This science-fiction series has three seasons. Season three picks up after the events of season two unfolded where the group of dysfunctional siblings return to the present day, learning that the timeline has been altered and they’ve been replaced by a new squad.
13. Bling Empire
This reality TV show follows wealthy Asian Americans and Asians who adore fun, hosting exclusive parties, splashing any value on glamour in Los Angeles. However, their lives are full of drama which promotes a LOL for viewers.
14. The Lincoln Lawyer
15. Love Death + Robots
Volume three of this adult animated series features a selection of captivating short stories with several genres such as fantasy, horror, comedy and science fiction. Certainly, one to binge-watch if you love robots and theories of alternate universes.
16. The Big Bang Theory
All 12 seasons of this epic sitcom was added to Netflix Singapore in May. Follow physicists Sheldon and Leonard alongside their nerdy social circle including Raj and Howard. However, things take a slight change when they take next-door neighbour aspiring actress Penny under their wing.
17. Anatomy Of A Scandal
Starring Sienna Miller as Sophie Whitehouse and Rupert Friend as parliamentary minister James Whitehouse, a happily married couple in this new British series. However, a sex scandal secret comes to light unravelling their perfect family life.
Expect all your favourite characters to return along with new faces. Additionally, season two focuses on Daphne’s brother, the wild Viscount Anthony, who is in desperate need of a suitor to settle down. Although, Lady Whistleton is listening and watching everything.
19. Twenty Five Twenty One
Singaporeans are loving this heartwarming Korean drama show on Netflix. Set in 1998, it tells a romantic tale of two people who first met at aged 22 and 18. And, four years later, they meet at 25 and 21 as mature adults wrapped in a battle between friendship and love.
20. Inventing Anna
From the makers of Bridgerton, another must-watch show for your Netflix list. Inspired by the famous real life case of Anna Delvey, a fake Instagram heiress, who conned millions of dollars from New York social elites. Consequently, the miniseries follows a journalist investigating her case played by actors.
21. All Of Us Are Dead
This coming-of-age Korean horror series is a popular watch on Netflix. Packed with heart-stopping action, it follows students who must escape their high school after a student is infected by a virus, turning people into zombies. Featuring themes like love and social inequalities and a diverse range of characters…this one is unmissable.
22. The Witcher
If you liked Game Of Thrones, you’ll love this show which just released its second season. It follows the story of Geralt of Rivia (Henry Cavill), who is a monster hunter with special powers. In a world full of wicked people, season two examines life after the Battle of Sodden when Geralt takes Princess Cirilla (Freya Allan) to a safehouse, away from evil kings, elves, wicked humans and demons who battle for power outside.
As one of our favourite Netflix comedies, it’s the mood booster you need this week. Still, 18 years later, this series is one of the greatest comedies that never fails to make us laugh at the same jokes. Let Rachel, Monica, Phoebe, Joey, Ross and Chandler provide you with some LOLs for a change.
24. Emily In Paris
If you haven’t jumped on the Emily In Paris hype, time to binge-watch Season one and two of this Emmy-nominated series. Chicago marketing executive, Emily Cooper (Lily Collins), works for her company’s team in Paris. From fashion to travel, feminism and romance…it has all the ingredients to make us totally jealous as we pine for an international escape.
25. Squid Game
This disturbing but clever Korean drama series one of the most watched Netflix show. It follows a group of people, in debt, who complete in bizarre survival games. The grand prize is $55 million and a chance to have a clean slate afterward. Wonderfully, season two has just been announced.
26. Sex Education
A sex comedy drama series following teenage boy, Otis (Asa Butterfield) with an embarrassing sex therapist mother (Gillian Anderson). Otis, with help from a classmate, secretly and mistakenly sets up a sex therapy clinic at school in exchange for money which leads the storyline to follow. Indeed, the roll-off-the-couch-laughing type of humour you need this weekend.
27. Cobra Kai
Singaporeans absolutely love this American Emmy-nominated comedy drama show. Catch up on season one to four now. A sequel to The Karate Kid, it tells the tale of martial arts rivalries Johnny and Daniel, that started decades before during a tournament. Certainly, an unmissable Netflix show in Singapore.
28. Shadow And Bone
Game Of Thrones fans will adore this new Netflix fantasy series. Based on the Grishaverse novels by Leigh Bardugo, the storyline follows a powerful young witch, Alina played by Jessie Mei Li, who is sought after because she reveals magical powers that may unite the world from darkness. Undoubtedly, one of the greatest new shows to watch in Singapore and across the globe.
29. Ginny & Georgia
An awkward 15-year-old Ginny Miller (Antonia Gentry) and her 30-year-old free-spirited mother, Georgia Miller (Brianne Howey) yearn to settle down in New England, after years on the run. Though, Georgia’s past threatens any sort of possibility of a normal life. Certainly, this is one of the best shows on Netflix Singapore.
30. The Crown
Since 2016, The Crown has portrayed the life of Queen Elizabeth II and her descendants. Season one begins with her life before her 1947 wedding to Philip, Duke of Edinburgh and depicts events up to the Diana years and more historical moments after. Indeed, you’ll learn the brutality of politics. Certainly, one of the greatest Netflix shows to watch in Singapore today.