With Netflix’s vast library, it can become overwhelming to stay up to date with movies and new episodes for existing shows. If you want to get a fresh start by watching new Netflix content or want to see when a new episode of your favorite TV show drops, you’ll be happy to know that Netflix has a “coming soon” section. Today we are going to look at how you can use this feature to stay up to date with new TV shows and movies.

See what’s coming to Netflix

We’ve added a separate set of instructions for tracking upcoming shows on mobile, web, and TV. You can jump to your preferred platform to watch Netflix using the table of contents button below:


1. Open the Netflix app and go to the “Coming soon” section in the bottom navigation bar.

2. From here you can browse all upcoming content. If you find something that piques your interest, you can click on the “Remind me” icon to be notified. When the show comes out, you’ll also see it in your watchlist.

the Web

1. Open the official Netflix web player and look for an option that says “New and Popular” in the top bar.

2. You can now browse what’s new, what’s new this week and next week. If you find an interesting Netflix TV show or movie, you can click the bell icon to be notified when it’s available to watch.


1. Open the app on your TV and go to the left menu. From the side menu, look for an option called “New and Popular” and choose it.

2. You can now scroll down from here to see upcoming Netflix TV shows and set reminders for your favorite shows.

Third-party solutions

If you’re looking for a third-party solution to stay on top of what’s coming to the streaming platform in the near future, there are a few options. You can use Tracking Letterboxd’s Upcoming Movies if you want a web tool. Those looking for a mobile app should check out the upcoming Hobi app section (free, in-app purchases), available on Android and iOS.

Also, if you want to watch just-released movies, you should check out Justwatch’s New Section which sorts new titles in reverse chronological order. You can also use established actor tools like rotten tomatoes and IMDb, but you’ll have to go the extra mile to find which ones are streaming on Netflix.

Keep track of upcoming Netflix shows

This is how you can use Netflix’s upcoming tool to stay up to date. If you’re looking for recommendations, check out our list of the best Netflix originals, Netflix documentaries, and animated movies.