A new season of STRANGER THINGS is coming to Netflix Canada in October, more than a year after the first season debuted and fans are eagerly awaiting a return to the Hawkins, Indiana. In other TV news, new seasons/weekly episodes of both JANE THE VIRGIN and RIVERDALE will be coming to the streaming service, as will the final season of THE VAMPIRE DIARIES, season 12 of SUPERNATURAL and season 6 of ONCE UPON A TIME. The new series DYNASTY will also be streaming weekly on Netflix Canada beginning in October.
Check out the full list below of what’s coming to (and leaving) Netflix Canada in October 2017.
Cast: Jaclyn Hales, Blake Webb, Cuyle Carvin
Out of town on a business trip, a workaholic man struggles to return to whatever is left of his crumbling home and marriage after an alien invasion.
As You Are
Cast: Owen Campbell, Charlie Heaton, Amandla Stenberg
The relationship dynamics among three teenage misfits are constructed through their conflicting memories that emerge during a police investigation.
Cast: Johnny Depp, Joel Edgerton, Benedict Cumberbatch
This drama recounts the real-life story of Whitey Bulger, the infamous gangster who made a deal with the Feds and eluded arrest for years.
Boys in the Trees
Cast: Toby Wallace, Gulliver McGrath, Mitzi Ruhlmann
On Halloween 1997, two estranged teen skaters embark on a surreal journey through their memories, dreams and fears.
Cast: Jaime Winstone, Andy Nyman, Kevin Eldon
While the housemates in the Big Brother house remain oblivious, fast-moving hordes of the undead decimate the studio compound.
Equestria Girls: Tales of Canterlot High – Season 1
In an alternate universe Equestria, the ponies have become teenage girls who must learn what it means to be human while attending Canterlot High.
Generation Iron 2
From the director of Generation Iron, comes the anticipated sequel that will depict 5 of the top bodybuilding and fitness mega-stars on a quest of achieving the ultimate physique and taking it to the next extreme level. In the world of social media and internet, the rules have changed as to what makes an iconic bodybuilding mass-monster. Starring Kai Greene, Calum Von Moger, Rich Piana, among others, this film will explore an all new generation of bodybuilders and how this new world, and new people, carve their own path to physique perfection.
Cast: Scott McNeil, Vincent Tong, Travis Turner
Two kids and their pet dog (aka the Ghost Patrol) get a call about an old manor and soon find they are investigating their first real haunted house.
Lockup: Disturbing the Peace: Collection 1
Go behind the walls of some of the most notorious prisons for a no-holds-barred look at what life is really like for guards and inmates.
Our Brand Is Crisis
Cast: Sandra Bullock, Billy Bob Thornton, Anthony Mackie
After dropping out of the D.C. rat race, a hotshot political strategist is hired to help revive a failing presidential campaign in Bolivia.
Cast: Mark Wahlberg, Michelle Monaghan, J.K. Simmons
A tough cop on punishment duty at the Boston Marathon helps track down those responsible for the bombing that stunned the nation.
Cast: Ray Liotta, Carmen Tonry
A dancer on the brink of success must put her life on hold to return home and care for her cantankerous, eccentric father, who is battling cancer.
Valley of the Dolls
Cast: Barbara Parkins, Patty Duke, Paul Burke
This adaptation of Jacqueline Susann’s best-selling novel follows the rise and fall of three starlets who succumb to the lure of prescription pills.
Cast: Antonio Banderas, Rodrigo Santoro, Juliette Binoche
When disaster strikes a Chilean mine, 33 men struggle to survive underground as rescuers work to save them and a breathless world watches and waits.
Mr. Dynamite: The Rise of James Brown
This biographical documentary examines the early life and career of musical icon James Brown, from abandoned, impoverished child to Godfather of Soul.
Cast: Michael Cunningham, Jackson Ezinga, Daniel Falicki
Gary, and his friends who are into gaming, renaissance fairs and various unsavory vices, stumble across a rare, medieval board game called “13 Demons.”
Cult of Chucky
Cast: Fiona Dourif, Alex Vincent, Jennifer Tilly
Following a string of murders in the asylum where she’s confined, Nica Pierce begins to wonder whether Chucky is real after all.
Rodney Carrington: Here Comes The Truth – Netflix Original
Raunchy country comic Rodney Carrington is back and quick to point out he’s gone through changes, poking fun at sex, relationships and gaining weight
Bonus Family (Bonusfamiljen) – Season 1 – Netflix Original
Cast: Vera Vitali, Erik Johansson, Fedrik Hallgren
A new couple, their exes and their children navigate the emotional challenges and tricky logistics of blended family life in this Swedish dramedy.
It Was Fifty Years Ago Today! The Beatles: Sgt Pepper And Beyond
Featuring rare archival Beatles footage, this rockumentary explores the making of what would become one of the most iconic albums of all time.
Chelsea – Season 2 – Netflix Original – New Episodes Weekly
Exciting guests, timely topics, global destinations. Chelsea returns with a fresh new format, bringing her bold perspective to a changed world.
ID-0 – Season 1 – Netflix Original
In the midst of a field exercise operating I-Machines, Alliance Academy student Maya Mikuri is thrown into an entirely different kind of adventure.
Kibaoh Klashers – Season 2
Cast: Ben Diskin, Cherami Leigh, Dakota Basseri
Young beetle Dylan and his friends Hailey and Ollie team up to compete against tough opponents in the exciting, high-octane sport of Battle Blading.
Once Upon a Time – Season 6
Cast: Ginnifer Goodwin, Jennifer Morrison, Lana Parrilla
In this fantasy series, a young woman is drawn to a small Maine town and discovers that it’s filled with elements of the fairy tale world.
Scandal – Season 7
Cast: Kerry Washington, Columbus Short, Darby Stanchfield
A powerful team of Washington, D.C. lawyers makes scandals disappear while handling government crises and coping with problems of their own.
Skylanders Academy – Season 2 – Netflix Original
Cast: Justin Long, Ashley Tisdale, Jonathan Banks
In Season 2, Spyro tries to prove he has superpowers, a new cadet arrives at the Academy, Eruptor discovers a new skill and much more.
Suburra – Season 1 – Netflix Original
Cast: Alessandro Borghi, Giacomo Ferrara, Eduardo Valdarini
In a new series, a seaside town near Rome becomes a gambling paradise — and a battleground for a powerful family, the mafia and corrupt politicians.
The Death and Life of Marsha P. Johnson – Netflix Original
The police ruled Marsha P. Johnson’s death a suicide. This documentary challenges their claim while honoring the LGBT activist’s life and legacy.
Word Party – Season 3 – Netflix Original
Bailey, Franny, Kip and Lulu help preschoolers learn new words while they have fun starting a band, playing games, learning about friendship and more.
Chris Brown: Welcome To My Life
Featuring interviews, concert footage and behind-the-scenes access, this documentary delivers fans an all-access look at the life of Chris Brown.
Cast: Michael Shannon, Carla Gugino, Taylor John Smith
A promising high school basketball player has his eye on an Ivy League scholarship. But his father’s secret addictions could ruin everything.
Christina P: Mother Inferior – Netflix Original
Christina Pazsitzky hits Seattle with a biting dose of reality, telling truths about her childhood, getting older and the horrors of giving birth.
Cast: Jack Black, Dylan Minnette, Odeya Rush
A teen is glum about moving to a small town until he falls for his new neighbor. But her dad is a horror writer whose scary world soon turns real.
Ali G Indahouse
Cast: Sacha Baron Cohen, Michael Gambon, Charles Dance
Wannabe gangsta rapper Ali G takes a stand against the demolition of his beloved John Nike Leisure Centre and gets elected to Parliament.
Dynasty – Season 1 – Netflix Original – New Episodes Weekly
Cast: Elizabeth Gillies, Nathalie Kelley, Grant Show
It’s lifestyles of the rich, famous and evil in Aaron Spelling’s classic 1980s primetime soap opera. In Season 1, oil baron Blake Carrington marries Krystle, and his daughter, Fallon, weds Jeff Colby to save the business from ruin.
Fe de etarras – Netflix Film
Cast: Javier Cámara, Gorka Otxoa, Miren Ibarruren, Julián López
In this comedy, a dysfunctional group of armed ETA separatists awaits an elusive phone call while the rest of Spain celebrates a World Cup victory.
Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang
Cast: Emma Thompson, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Rhys Ifans
When Nanny McPhee arrives at the Green farm, she uses magic and discipline to help frazzled Mrs. Green run things while her husband fights in the war.
Riverdale – Season 2 – Netflix Original – New Episodes Weekly
Cast: K.J. Apa, Lili Reinhart, Camila Mendes
If Jason Blossom’s murder revealed the slimy underbelly beneath Riverdale’s surface, as we enter season two, the shooting of Fred Andrews threatens to plunge the entire town into utter darkness.
The Kite Runner
Cast: Khalid Abdalla, Homayoun Ershadi, Shaun Toub
A privileged Afghan man living in the United States returns to his war-ravaged homeland to try to repay a debt to a loyal childhood friend.
Dragons’ Den – Season 14
Cast: Evan Davis, Peter Jones, Deborah Meaden
Would-be tycoons seek investment money by pitching products to a lineup of five wealthy business leaders in exchange for equity in their companies.
El Especial de Alex Fernández, el Especial – Netflix Original
From a Mexico City theme park, energetic stand-up Alex Fernández riffs on music, cheap toys, insecurity and other fun things about growing up.
Kingdom Of Us – Netflix Original
Seven siblings sift through home videos and diaries to piece together clues to their father’s traumatic death in this poignant documentary.
MINDHUNTER – Season 1 – Netflix Original
Cast: Jonathan Groff, Holt McCallany, Anna Torv
An agent in the FBI’s Elite Serial Crime Unit develops profiling techniques as he pursues notorious serial killers and rapists.
Super Monsters – Season 1 – Netflix Original
Six preschool kids whose parents are the world’s most famous monsters try to master their special powers while preparing for kindergarten.
Supernatural – Season 12
Cast: Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles, Mark Sheppard
Siblings Dean and Sam crisscross the country, investigating paranormal activity and picking fights with demons, ghosts and monsters.
The Babysitter – Netflix Film
Cast: Bella Thorne, Robbie Arnell, Andrew Bachelor, Judah Lewis, Samara Weaving, Hana Mae Lee
When Cole stays up past his bedtime, he discovers that his hot babysitter is part of a satanic cult — and they’ll stop at nothing to keep him quiet.
The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected) – Netflix Film
Cast: Adam Sandler, Ben Stiller, Dustin Hoffman
Gathering for an event commemorating their artist father, three adult siblings navigate their difficult relationships with him and each other.
Voltron: Legendary Defender – Season 4 – Netflix Original
With Shiro back at the Castleship, Keith makes a choice that causes a rift between him and Team Voltron. As Allura and team focus on building the Voltron Coalition, Prince Lotor’s plans start to take shape.
Jane The Virgin – Season 4 – New Episodes Weekly
Cast: Gina Rodriguez, Andrea Navedo, Yael Grobglas,
After vowing to remain chaste until marriage, Jane Villanueva learns she’s pregnant due to a medical slip-up and has to rethink her future.
This is Not What I Expected
Cast: Takeshi Kaneshiro, Dongyu Zhou, Yi-zhou Sun
An obsessive CEO of a company meets a ragged chef by chance. They are drawn closer together because of their love for delicacies, yet their personalities clash big time.
Learning to Drive
Cast: Patricia Clarkson, Ben Kingsley, Grace Gummer
As her marriage dissolves, a Manhattan writer takes driving lessons from a Sikh instructor with marriage troubles of his own. In each other’s company they find the courage to get back on the road and the strength to take the wheel.
LEGO: City – Season 1
Minifigures. Maximum adventure. The world of LEGO: City comes to life with police chases, jungle adventures and more.
Cast: Jesse Williams, Frederic Lehne, Kellan Lutz
Two corporate spies with a $5 million haul for selling secrets are held hostage by a thief, triggering a game of cat and mouse to gain the upper hand.
Slasher: Guilty Party
Cast: Katie McGrath, Brandon Jay McLaren, Steve Byers
Many years after the grisly slaying of her parents, a woman revisits her hometown, only to find that a new serial killer is re-creating past crimes.
West Coast Customs – Season 6
Cast: Ryan Friedlinghaus, Hunter Clancey
West Coast Customs, a mecca for well-heeled car lovers, stars as their team creates some of the most luxurious, outrageous vehicles on the planet.
What We Did on Our Holiday
Cast: Rosamund Pike, David Tennant, Billy Connolly
Doug and Abi take their kids on a family vacation. Surrounded by relatives, the kids innocently reveal the ins and outs of their family life and many intimate details about their parents.
Deep Undercover Collection: Collection 1
Cast: Dave B. Mitchell, Damon O’Daniel, Michael Fleeman
Deep Undercover is a true crimes series from writer and producer Joe Pistone, the real “Donnie Brasco.” Each episode tells the story of a different undercover operation from the POV of the undercover officers involved.
Patton Oswalt: Annihilation – Netflix Original
Comedian Patton Oswalt takes the stage in Chicago to discuss the current political climate, social media angst and using humor to work through grief.
Cast: Matthew McConaughey, Jenna Elfman, Geoffrey Blake
A video store clerk agrees to have his life filmed by a camera crew for a television show.
War of the Worlds
Cast: Tom Cruise, Dakota Fanning, Miranda Otto
A divorced dockworker is forced to become the protezctive father he’s never been when spaceships invade Earth and the danger mounts by the hour.
1922 – Netflix Film
Cast: Molly Parker, Thomas Jane, Dylan Schmid
A farmer pens a confession admitting to his wife’s murder, but her death is just the beginning of a macabre tale of guilt-driven psychological terror.
Do the Right Thing
Cast: Danny Aiello, Ossie Davis, Ruby Dee
Director Spike Lee chronicles trivial events that bring festering racial tensions to the surface on a sweltering day in a Brooklyn neighborhood.
Haters Back Off – Season 2 – Netflix Original
Cast: Colleen Ballinger, Steve Little, Angela Kinsey, Erik Stocklin
Left all alone after a disastrous night, Miranda tries to win back her family, build on her viral momentum and take her magic to Broadway.
One of Us – Netflix Original
When three Hasidic Jews leave their ultra-Orthodox community to join the secular world, they experience ostracism, lost relationships and even danger.
The Day I Met El Chapo: The Kate del Castillo Story – Netflix Original
Mexican superstar actress Kate del Castillo reveals her untold story of the encounter with the most-wanted drug lord in the world, El Chapo.
Wheelman – Netflix Film
Cast: Frank Grillo, Garret Dillashunt, Caitlin Carmichael
The getaway driver in a botched robbery puts his skills and smarts to the test when he receives shocking orders from an unknown caller.
The Vampire Diaries – Season 8
Cast: Nina Dobrev, Paul Wesley, Ian Somerhalder
Trapped in the adolescent bodies, feuding vampire brothers Stefan and Damon vie for the affection of captivating teenager Elena.
The Hunt – Season 1
Cast: David Attenborough, Damien Boisseau
The fascinating relationship between predators and their prey, and the strategies predators use to catch their food and prey use to escape death.
Wanted – Season 1 – Netflix Original
Cast: Todd Levi, Veronica Nwave, Geraldine Hakewil
Polar-opposite strangers Lola and Chelsea become partners on the run when they witness a murder involving dirty cops and are framed for the crime.
Wanted – Season 2 – Netflix Original
Cast: Geraldine Hakewill, Nicholas Bell, Anthony Phelan
Lola and Chelsea go to Thailand on a rescue mission that proves more dangerous than they expected, leading them to New Zealand in search of plan B.
Cast: Matthew Broderick, Jean Reno, Maria Pitillo
A team of experts — including a biologist and two scientists — must stop an oversized lizard from destroying all of Manhattan.
The Final Master
Cast: Fan Liao, Jia Song, Wenli Jiang
A Wing Chun master has to defeat 8 martial arts schools to open his own school, yet he has become a chess piece to the local power dynamics.
Friday the 13th: Part 4: The Final Chapter
Cast: Kimberly Beck, Peter Barton, Corey Feldman
Hockey-masked psychopath Jason is back in business at Camp Crystal Lake in the fourth (but far from final) chapter of the popular horror franchise.
Friday the 13th: Part 5: A New Beginning
Cast: Melanie Kinnaman, John Shepherd, Anthony Barrile
Still haunted by his past, Tommy Jarvis – who, as a child, killed Jason Voorhees – wonders if the serial killer is connected to a series of brutal murders occurring in and around the secluded halfway house where he now lives.
Friday the 13th: Part 6: Jason Lives
Cast: Thom Matthews, Jennifer Cooke, David Kagen
When Tommy — who killed Jason as a child — digs up the psychopath to make sure he’s dead, he finds a well-rested Jason ready to spill blood again.
Friday the 13th: Part 7: The New Blood
Cast: Jennifer Banko, John Otrin, Susan Blu
Jason is released from his watery grave at the bottom of Crystal Lake by a telekinetic teen who returned to the site where her dad supposedly drowned.
Cast: Timothy Hutton, Lindsay Crouse, John Lone
A prehistoric Neanderthal man found frozen in ice is revived by an arctic exploration team, who then attempt to use him for their own scientific means.
Cast: Holly Hunter, Carrie Coon, Kim Coates
A grieving mother takes a road trip with her friend to confront the man who, she believes, stole her late son’s business idea to get rich.
Joan Didion: The Center Will Not Hold – Netflix Original
Acclaimed filmmaker Griffin Dunne explores the extraordinary life of his aunt, Joan Didion, one of the most influential American writers alive today.
Life in Pieces – Season 2
Cast: Colin Hanks, Betsy Brandt, Thomas Sadoski
The experiences of three generations in one American family are recounted in short stories that reveal the lives and loves of their quirky clan.
Stranger Things 2 – Netflix Original
Cast: Winona Ryder, David Harbour, Finn Wolfhard
It’s been nearly a year since Will’s strange disappearance and his dramatic return to Hawkins. But life’s hardly back to normal. Not even close.
Judah Friedlander: America Is The Greatest Country In The United States – Netflix Original
Deadpan comic and self-proclaimed world champion Judah Friedlander performs over several nights in New York, explaining why America is No. 1.
Ben’s at Home
Cast: Dan Abramovici, Jim Annan, Rob Baker
Heartbroken and cynical after he’s dumped by his girlfriend, Ben makes the unusual decision never to leave his house again.
Last Call – Titles That Will be Rotating Off the Service in October 2017
The Dark Knight
Mad Max: Fury Road
P.S. I Love You
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring