Netflix is ​​adding 54 new movies and shows this week (April 30, 2023).

A new week is here, and because it’s the start of a new month, a slew of new movies and shows are coming to Netflix. It contains several seasons of a classic cartoon, a new series in the Bridgeton universe and a 2022 film starring Tom Hanks.

One of the first big things coming to Netflix this week is Season 1 and Season 2 of Rugrats. The classic 90’s and early 2000’s show follows Tommy Pickles and his toddler friends Chucky, Angelica (though she could better be described as an enemy), Suzy, and Phil and Dil as they adventure around the house and neighborhood. The two seasons come to Netflix on Monday, May 1, 2023.

Take a trip back in time and watch the show’s opening credits below:

The biggest show coming to Netflix this week is Queen Charlotte: A Bridgerton Story. The series tells the story of Queen Charlotte, how she became queen and how she fell in love. It’s coming to Netflix on Thursday, May 4th.

The new show stars India Amarteifio as young Queen Charlotte, Adjoa Andoh as Lady Danberry, Michelle Fairley as Princess Augusta, Ruth Gemmell as Lady Violet Ledger Bridgerton and Corey Mylchreest as young King George. Golda Rosheuvel is also back as the adult Queen Charlotte.

Check out the trailer for the new series here:

A man named Otto also coming to Netflix this week. It will be released on the streaming service on Saturday, May 6th. The film stars are Tom Hanks, Mariana Treviño, Rachel Keller, Mack Bayda, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo, Kailey Hyman and Cameron Britton.

Tom Hanks plays Otto, a curmudgeon who gave up on life after losing his wife. But when a young family moves in next door, he meets his counterpart in the wife, which eventually leads to a friendship that turns his world upside down.

Also this week brings Jewish matchmaker And Great British Baking Show: Juniors Season 7 on Wednesday, May 3rd and refuge on Thursday, May 4th.

New on Netflix this week: April 30 – May 6

1st of May

Above suspicion
Airport ’77
Airport 1975
american gangster
Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery
Austin Powers: The spy who shagged me
Austin Powers in Goldmember
Black Hawk below
The cable guy
Captain Phillips
chicken race
Conan the Barbarian
The Croods
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button
Dawn of the Dead
Demon Slayer season 3
For colored girls
girl interrupted
The Glass Castle
Back home
kindergarten cop
Last action hero
Legends of Passion
Lemony Snickets A series of unfortunate events
Leon: The pro
Paranormal Activity
Peter Pan (2003)
Pitch perfect
Rainbow high season 3
Rugrats seasons 1 and 2
The Smurfs Season 1
Starship Troopers
Steel magnolias
The Story of Despereaux
This is the end
The Wedding Date
The young Victoria


The tailor
village of love

May 3rd

Jewish matchmaker
Great British Baking Show: Juniors Season 7

May 4th

Queen Charlotte: A Bridgerton Story
Arctic dogs
larval family

May 6th

A man named Otto

What are you watching on Netflix this week? Let us know in the comments below, and stay tuned to Netflix Life for more Netflix updates coming soon.

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Sarah Ridley is a USTimesPost U.S. News Reporter based in London. His focus is on U.S. politics and the environment. He has covered climate change extensively, as well as healthcare and crime. Sarah Ridley joined USTimesPost in 2023 from the Daily Express and previously worked for Chemist and Druggist and the Jewish Chronicle. He is a graduate of Cambridge University. Languages: English. You can get in touch with me by emailing

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