During January 2023, Netflix is dropping some of the most awaited movies and web series that you can’t bound to miss out on. Almost all of these are Netflix exclusive originals that you can bet your money on. Right from Lockwood & Co to The Pale Blue Eye, there’s a lot that’s coming this January. Let’s roll down the list for the most popular and anticipated content…..
Bling Empire: New York
Several weeks after the release of “Bling Empire”, Netflix announced that the show is getting a spinoff in New York. It shall follow the same format as the flagship show but will take place in New York City, and is bound to release on 20th January, 2023.
The Bling Empire spinoff will feature a few familiar faces, along with plenty of new ones. The show will feature a cast of fashion icons, CEOs, models, influencers, and billionaires. The main character of the series is Dorothy Wang, who recently relocated to New York. She is an international television personality and entrepreneur. She will be joined by Hudson Medical’s Richard Chang and Tina Leung.
While the Bling Empire hasn’t been released yet, the trailer is a great tease. The series features extravagant parties and plenty of drama. It will also feature a few of the top-brass health professionals.
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The Pale Blue Eye
Among the many films available for Netflix subscribers, “The Pale Blue Eye” is a very highly anticipated film. It’s a period whodunit set in 19th century New York and features plenty of murder and mystery. Christian Bale, who is most famous for his portrayal of Augustus Landor on the TV series Empire Of The Sun, has teamed up with director Scott Cooper for the third time. They previously worked together on the films Hostiles and Out of the Furnace.
The Pale Blue Eye is set to be released on Netflix on January 6th, 2023. It’s an adaptation of the 2006 novel by Louis Bayard. The film also stars Robert Duvall, Charlotte Gainsbourg, and Gillian Anderson.
“The Pale Blue Eye” filmed in various parts of Pennsylvania last year. It’s not based on a true story, but it does have a strong interest in occult practices. It also has a strong cast, including Harry Melling, Toby Jones, and Gideon Glick.
The story is about an old detective who is called to investigate the murder of a cadet at West Point. He also becomes involved with the famous author, Edgar Allan Poe, who helps him unravel the murder.
Vikings: Valhalla Season 2
Originally picked up for a 24-episode order, Vikings: Valhalla has been extended for two more seasons. Season two is set 100 years after the end of the original series. This time around, the legendary trio of Ragnar Lothbrok (Brian Cox), King Canute (Bradley Freegard), and King Harald Sigurdsson (Leo Suter) are at the lowest point of their lives.
Vikings: Valhalla will follow the Vikings’ final push to England, which brings with it a great deal of conflict between Pagan and Christian beliefs. The film will also explore the cultural divide that exists within Nordic kingdoms, as well as the conflict between Pagan and Christian beliefs.
Season two is set to debut on January 12, 2023. The second season of the series will feature the return of several cast members, including Frida Gustavsson as Freydis Eriksdotter, Leo Suter as King Harald Sigurdsson, and Sofya Lebedeva as Elena.
Lockwood & Co
Currently being made into a television show, Lockwood & Co is an adaptation of a popular book series by British author Jonathan Stroud. It centers on a group of teenagers who are psychically gifted and join an independent ghost hunting agency.
The series is set in London, where a ghost epidemic has swept through the city. Many psychic investigation agencies have been formed to combat spectral apparitions. They typically have adult supervisors. Unlike other agencies, Lockwood & Co run under its own rules and operate independently of corporate oversight.
Lucy Carlyle is the lead character of the series. She is a gifted psychic who joins Anthony Lockwood’s ghost-hunting agency. She hopes to pursue a successful career in London. She thinks she’s being treated with disdain. Though, she soon realizes that she may have the gift to help others. Don’t forget to check our the exciting content on January 27th, 2023.
The Lying Life of Adults
Adapted from Elena Ferrante’s book The Lying Life of Adults, the series will tell the story of a young girl named Giovanna who navigates the passage from childhood to adolescence. Her journey takes her from one Naples to the next and lands her in the arms of an estranged aunt on January 4th, 2023.
The Lying Life of Adults on Netflix will be a six-part limited series based on Ferrante’s novel. The story focuses on young womanhood, and a girl’s quest to understand herself and her surroundings. Giovanna’s journey takes her from her childhood home in Naples to a more debauched district of the city. She also encounters some interesting characters, including an aunt with a wild side and a father with a penchant for sex.
Elena Ferrante is on board to help bring this story to the big screen. The production company Fandango will produce the series, which is said to be the second Netflix series to be based on her work. In addition, Netflix’s head of original series, Eleonora Andreatta, shepherded the “My Brilliant Friend” HBO/RAI adaptation of Ferrante’s first novel.
The Makanai: Cooking for the Maiko House
Adapted from the manga, The Makanai: Cooking for the Maiko House is a Netflix live-action series that is set to premiere in January 2023. The show follows two childhood friends living in a maiko house in Kyoto. One of them, Kiyo, works as a cook while the other, Sumire, trains to become a maiko.
The Makanai: Cooking for Maiko House is a joint production of Netflix and Story Inc. It will feature eight episodes. The first season will air on January 12th, 2023. The live-action series is based on Aiko Koyama’s manga. The manga has sold over 2.7 million copies worldwide.
The Makanai: Cooking For the Maiko House is set in the world of Japanese geisha. It tells the story of two childhood friends, Kiyo and Sumire, who live in a maiko house in Kyoto. It also features mouthwatering visuals of Japanese food.
Kiyo and Sumire’s lives are a whirlwind of training, food, friendship, and love. It’s an entertaining series. It won the 65th Shogakukan Manga Award for best manga. The series has received over 2.7 million copies in circulation as of September 2022.
Streaming giant Netflix is gearing up to release a number of new original series in January 2023. These were some of most interesting shows and movies hat will be debuting on the platform. It’s important to understand that release dates are subject to change so be sure to keep following us for frequent updates.