Here’s Everything New On Streaming Platforms This October
We’re changing up our monthly Netflix feature to bring you everything new and noteworthy coming to all streaming platforms monthly.
From season 3 of You on Netflix, to Black Widow finally being available on Disney+ and a remake of 90’s cult classic I Know What You Did Last Summer on Amazon Prime just in time for Halloween you really are spoilt for choice when it comes to new things streaming platforms in October 2021.
New To Netflix October 2021
On My Block
On My Block is a coming of age comedy about a group of bright and street-savvy friends navigating their way through high-school in the rough inner city. Season 4 finds our friends two years later, having gone their separate ways. When a secret is unburied, they quickly learn you can’t run from the past and they will need to stick together to survive.
Release Date: October 4
The Baby-Sitters Club – Season 2
Based on the best-selling book series by Ann M. Martin, The Baby-Sitters Club is a contemporary dramedy that follows the friendship and adventures of seven friends as they start their own babysitting business in Stoneybrook, Connecticut. As demand for their club continues to grow, founders Kristy Thomas, Mary-Anne Spier, Claudia Kishi, Stacey McGill, and Dawn Schafer have now welcomed Mallory Pike and Jessi Ramsey to their ranks. With the new school year comes booming business, new relationships, personal journeys, and important lessons, but through it all the club is there for each other every step of the way.
Release Date: October 11
You – Season 3
In Season 3, Joe and Love, now married and raising their baby, have moved to the balmy Northern California enclave of Madre Linda, where they’re surrounded by privileged tech entrepreneurs, judgmental mommy bloggers, and Insta-famous biohackers. Joe is committed to his new role as a husband and dad but fears Love’s lethal impulsiveness. And then there’s his heart. Could the woman he’s been searching for all this time live right next door? Breaking out of a cage in a basement is one thing. But the prison of a picture-perfect marriage to a woman who’s wise to your tricks? Well, that’ll prove a much more complicated escape.
Release Date: October 15
To earn some extra cash, quirky college student Benny (Jorge Lendeborg, Jr.) moonlights as a chauffeur for one night. His task: drive two mysterious young women (Debby Ryan and Lucy Fry) around Los Angeles for a night of party hopping. Taken captive by his clients’ charm, he soon learns that his passengers have their own plans for him – and an insatiable thirst for blood. As his night spins out of control, Benny is thrust into the middle of a clandestine war that pits rival tribes of vampires against the protectors of the human world, led by his brother (Raúl Castillo), who will stop at nothing to send them back into the shadows. With sunrise fast approaching, Benny is forced to choose between fear and temptation if he wants to stay alive and save the City of Angels.
Release Date: October 20
New To Disney+ October 2021
Black Widow is finally released on Disney+ for all subscribers to watch.
Release Date: October 6
Acclaimed biopic following three African American female mathematicians who played a key role at NASA during the early years of the Space Race.
Release Date: October 8
Nat Geo documentary exploring the origins of the video-sharing site, including interviews with founders Chad Hurley, Steve Chen, and Jawed Karim.
Release Date: October 15
Only Murders in the Building Episode 10 Season finale
Only Murders In The Building will wrap up its acclaimed first season this month, but don’t worry, it will be back for season 2.
Season Finale: October 26
New To Amazon Prime Video October 2021
Justin Bieber: Our World
Justin Bieber: Our World shines a spotlight on the Canadian pop star during the events of the COVID-19 pandemic, in which he was preparing for his return to the stage. The 27-year-old played his first live concert in three years on New Year’s Eve 2020 to an audience of invited guests, with fans able to watch via an internet stream. Michael D. Ratner’s documentary follows Bieber and his team as they prepare for the big day, juggling multiple health protocols.
Release Date: October 8
After We Fell
Josephine Langford and Hero Fiennes Tiffin return for this third entry in the After franchise, shot a year ago alongside the upcoming fourth movie After Ever Happy. This time, Langford’s character Tessa sees her life unravel — especially when Hardin (Tiffin) discovers the secret she has been keeping from him.
Release Date: October 22
I Know What You Did Last Summer
This rebooted take on the 1990s horror franchise I Know What You Did Last Summer counts James Wan among its executive producers and features Jumanji star Madison Iseman in its lead role. Just as with previous takes on the story, it follows a group of friends who are targeted by a serial killer, seemingly in revenge for a death they covered up a year earlier.
Release Date: weekly from 15 October
New To NOW October 2021
Succession – Season 3
The popular and critically acclaimed HBO series about a dysfunctional family who owns a media empire is back.
Ambushed by his rebellious son Kendall, Logan Roy begins this season in a perilous position, scrambling to secure familial, political, and financial alliances.
Tensions rise as a bitter corporate battle threatens to turn into civil war.
Release Date: Weekly from October 18
The Good Doctor – Season 5
The underdog story of an extraordinary surgeon facing the challenges that come from not just autism but the preconceptions that come with it, we left the last season on a high note as it seemed wedding bells were in the air for Shaun and his partner Lea.
Might we be seeing the pair tie the knot?
Release Date: TBC
If you’re suddenly a huge fan of Forumla One, you’ll be delighted to know that you can catch all the races on NOW this October.
Which new additions to streaming platforms are you looking forward to seeing in October 2021?