01st Mar 2020
March means an onslaught of new Netflix offerings. Here are six picks we’re particularly looking forward to
Restaurants on the Edge
A team of experts turn failing waterfront restaurants into destinations connected to their community, and worthy of their jaw-dropping locations. Each hour-long episode invites viewers into a new restaurant located in a stunning location — on the edge of an ocean, a mountain, or desert. But despite their outstanding views, these eateries are struggling to create an experience that lives up to their incredible surroundings.
Streaming March 1
Self Made: Inspired by the Life of Madam C.J. Walker
This limited series is inspired by the incredible true story of Madam C.J. Walker, who was the first African American female self-made millionaire. Inspired by the book, On Her Own Ground: The Life and Times of Madam C. J. Walker, written by Walker’s great-great-granddaughter A’Lelia Bundles, the limited series stars Academy Award winner Octavia Spencer.
Streaming March 3
When a college heartthrob is accused of rape by a less popular student, his girlfriend navigates various versions of the story in search of the truth.
Streaming March 6
Inspired by the best-selling non-fiction book of the same name, Lost Girls tells the story of Mari (Academy Award nominee Amy Ryan) who’s on the hunt to find her missing 24-year-old daughter, Shannan. Determined to find her daughter at all costs, Mari Gilbert retraces Shannan’s last known steps, driving her own investigation to an insular gated community near the desolate outer banks of Long Island. Based on true events, Gabriel Byrne also stars.
Streaming March 13
A personal, tender and hilarious story about two young people navigating the modern-day landscape of love, addiction and sexuality. Starring comedian Mae Martin as herself – a rising talent on the stand-up circuit, and a recovering addict trying to find her way in life.
Streaming March 19
Ozark season 3
Jason Bateman’s dark turn as financial-planner-turned-drugs-lord Marty Byrde returns for a highly anticipated third season. It’s six months on from where we left off, the casino is up and running, but Marty and Wendy are fighting for control of the family’s destiny.
Streaming March 27
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