5 Netflix Originals Coming To Netflix In December 2022
This is the season to be jolly! If you’re not feeling up for nights out, hitting the clubs and all, you can always turn to Netflix for a good night in. With the holiday comes more show releases, below are the top 5 Netflix originals coming in December 2022, perfect timing for the holiday stay-ins with friends and family.
Alice In Borderland (Season 2)
Season 1 of this show ended with Arisu surviving a deadly game and that he also lost his friends Chota and Korube along the way. After finding out the game is far from over, Arisu has to face games which are more dangerous than those in season 1.
According to Netflix, 18 million households checked out the first season within the first 28 days. The first season has covered roughly 31 chapters of the manga, leaving another 33 chapters left to be covered.
The hero of the series, Arisu had been dealt a heavy hand throughout the first season. Initially arriving with two of his friends, Korube and Chota, they ultimately sacrificed themselves to ensure Arisu had the best chance to progress.
Premiering on 22/12/2022, season 2 will finally air after 2 years since the first season was released. The wait is finally over!
Details of Alice In Borderland (Season 2)
|Drama, science fiction, thriller
|Kento Yamazaki, Tao Tsuchiya, Keita Machida, Sho Aoyagi, Yuki Morinaga, Nijiro Murakami, Ayaka Miyoshi, Aya Asahina, and Riisa Naka
|Number of Episodes
|8 Episodes (tentative)
Watch the trailer: Alice In Borderland (Season 2)
Scrooge: A Christmas Carol
Releasing on 2 December 2022, this Christmas themed movie will definitely glue your family together for a Christmas together. This musical animation follows the novel A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens, but like most adaptations there are bound to be deviations to the plot. This movie follows Ebenezer Scrooge who is visited by the ghost of his formal business partner Jacob Marley and the spirits of Christmas past, present and future in the hope that he will learn of the errors of his ways. Watch the journey on how Scrooge’s story unfolds.
Netflix previously announced details of the starry voice cast, with Luke Evans voicing Adult Scrooge and Oscar-winner Olivia Colman voicing the Ghost of Christmas Past. The voice cast is what will set this tale of Scrooge apart with the ensemble set to include Jessie Buckley (The Lost Daughter) as Isabel Fezziwig, Fra Fee (Les Misérables) voicing Harry Huffam, Giles Terera (London’s Hamilton) as the voice of Tom Jenkins, and James Cosmo (Game of Thrones) as Mr. Fezziwig.
Details of Scrooge: A Christmas Carol
|Animation, adventure, comedy, drama, family, fantasy, musical
|Luke Evans, Olivia Coleman, Jessie Buckley, Johnny Flynn, Fra Fee, Giles Terera, Trevor Dion Nicholas, James Cosmo, Jonathan Pryce
Watch the trailer: Scrooge: A Christmas Carol
Emily In Paris (Season 3)
At the beginning of the second season, Emily picks up the pieces after her love affair with Gabriel, endures a tumultuous friendship with her gal pal Camille, and falls in love with her new love interest Alfie. Emily currently may not feel as strongly for Alfie as he does for her, the unexpected reunion of Camille and Gabriel may just be what Emily needs to push her in the right romantic direction.
“Is she leaving or staying?” That’s the question everyone is asking after this nerve-wracking finale, however, with the release of some promotional images for the new season, it seems as if Emily stayed in Paris rather than joining Sylvie in her new venture in Chicago.
Now, with the release of the third season edging ever closer which officially returns on December 21. Lily Collins shared a glimpse recently about what fans can look forward to in season 3. “More love triangles, more drama, more laughs, more fashion, more locations, more France!”
Stay tuned and join the star of the show, Lily Collins, portrayal of Emily and the other returning members which are Ashley Park as Mindy, Lucas Bravo as Gabriel, Philippine Leroy-Beaulieu as Sylvie, Samuel Arnold as Julien, Camille Razat as Camille, and Bruno Gouery as Luc on December 21. Plus, there’ll be two new guest stars, Paul Forman as Nicolas de Leon and Melia Kreiling plays Sofia Sideris.
Details of Emily In Paris (Season 3)
|Love, drama, friendship, comedy
|Lily Collins, Philippine Leroy-Beaulieu, Ashley Park, Lucas Bravo, Samuel Arnold, Bruno Gouery, Camille Razat, William Abadie, Lucien Laviscount, Kate Walsh
|Number of Episodes
|10 episodes (tentative)
Watch the trailer: Emily In Paris (Season 3)
Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery
Tech billionaire Miles Bron invites his friends for a getaway on his private Greek island. When someone turns up dead, Detective Benoit Blanc is put on the case. This murder mystery will definitely keep you on your toes. Do you think you can catch all the clues that the murderer left and join Detective Benoit Blanc in his search of the murderer? Well, there’s only one way to find out, watch it!
Details of Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery
|Daniel Craig, Edward Norton, Janelle Monáe, Kathryn Hahn, Leslie Odom Jr., Jessica Henwick, Madelyn Cline, Kate Hudson, and Dave Bautista.
Watch the trailer: Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery
The Witcher: Blood Origin
A thousand years before the world of “The Witcher”, This show tells the story of seven outcasts in the elf world who unite in a quest against an unstoppable power. This series depicts the creation of the first Witcher as well as the events leading to the “Conjunction of the Spheres”. This would definitely help answer some questions about the original series; if not, a good introduction into the series which are all available on Netflix!
Details of The Witcher: Blood Origin
|Fantasy, Drama, Action, Fiction
|Sophia Brown; Michelle Yeoh; Laurence O’Fuarain; Lenny Henry; Mirren Mack; Nathaniel Curtis; Dylan Moran; Jacob Collins-Levy
|Number of Episodes
Watch the trailer: The Witcher: Blood Origin
There you have it. The top 5 Netflix original series to keep you entertained this holiday season. Staying in; or a gathering with friends, Netflix and chill can be one programme in your agenda!