Netflix original series "The Haunting of Hill House" premieres on 12 October. Picture: Netflix
Netflix original series "The Haunting of Hill House" premieres on 12 October. Picture: Netflix

Season premieres and what's new on Netflix this October

By IOL Supplied Time of article published Oct 5, 2018

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With the return of Netflix originals series like "Daredevil", "Boss Baby", and "Big Mouth", and premiering on new shows and movies like "Elite" and "The Haunting of Hill House", you entertainment is sorted for the month October.

1 October

The Originals: Season 4

A family of power-hungry thousand-year-old vampires look to take back the city that they built and dominate all those who have done them wrong.

2 October


In a countryside town bordering on a magical land, a young man makes a promise to his beloved that he'll retrieve a fallen star by venturing into the magical realm. 

5 October

Bates Motel: Season 5

A contemporary prequel to Psycho, giving a portrayal of how Norman Bates' psyche unravels through his teenage years, and how deeply intricate his relationship with his mother, Norma, truly is. 

The Last Kingdom: Season 2

The year is 872, and many of the separate kingdoms of what we now know as England have fallen to the invading Danes, leaving the great kingdom of Wessex standing alone and defiant under the command of King Alfred. 

Big Mouth: Season 2 

Carnal urges and teen angst abound as Nick, Andrew and friends pursue new crushes, tangle with the Shame Wizard and sample pot for the first time.

Élite, Netflix original film

When three working-class kids enrol in the most exclusive school in Spain, the clash between the wealthy and the poor students leads to tragedy.

12 October 

The Haunting of Hill House, Netflix original series

This horror drama series is a modern reimagining of Shirley Jackson's classic 1959 novel.

The Boss Baby: Back in Business: Season 2 

There's a new threat to baby popularity: old people. But a revolutionary "stinkless" serum could give Baby Corp a competitive advantage.

13 October 2018 

Dynasty: Season 2 

In the wake of a calamitous fire that set their family home ablaze, the Carringtons sift through the rubble to rebuild their dynasty -- and rise again.

15 October 2018

 The Seven Deadly Sins: Revival of The Commandments, Netflix original Anime

When a kingdom is taken over by tyrants, the deposed princess begins a quest to find a disbanded group of evil knights to help take back her realm.

19 October 2018

Marvel's Daredevil: Season 3 

With Wilson Fisk out of prison and back to corrupting Hell's Kitchen, Matt Murdock must rise from the ashes.

Derren Brown: Sacrifice, Netflix original film

"Illusionist Derren Brown concocts a psychological experiment in which he tries to manipulate an ordinary person into taking a bullet for a stranger.    "

Adam Sandler 100% Fresh, Netflix original comedy special 

Adam Sandler takes his comical musical musings back out on the road, from comedy clubs to concert halls to one very unsuspecting subway station.

Making a Murderer: Part 2, Netflix original doccie

With a national profile and new support after the release of "Making a Murderer," Steven Avery and Brendan Dassey continue to fight for exoneration.

The Shallows

A mere 200 yards from shore, surfer Nancy is attacked by a great white shark, with her short journey to safety becoming the ultimate contest of wills.

26 October 2018

Chilling Adventures of Sabrina

As her 16th birthday nears, Sabrina must choose between the witch world of her family and the human world of her friends. Based on the Archie comic.


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