April is upon us and we won’t be playing any April Fool’s games… at least not here and if anything, Netflix certainly aren’t messing about with their upcoming line-up which is quite tasty. First up is a thrilling five-part true crime documentary series, which uncovers the truth behind the murder of beloved soccer star, Senzo Meyiwa. Senzo: Murder Of A Soccer Star shares insight into what transpired that fateful night when Meyiwa was gunned down in what was alleged to be a botched robbery in 2014.Who did it, and why?
Guns, fast cars and freedom fighters tumble out in Silverton Siege, an action thriller that’s inspired by events that took place in 1980. The film stars an array of South African cast members including Thabo Rametsi, Noxolo Dlamini, Stefan Erasmus, Arnold Vosloo, alongside a number of other well-known South African actors including Tumisho Masha, Michelle Mosalakae and Elani Dekker.
The Mystery of Marilyn Monroe: The Unheard Tapes takes a look at unseen footage about the tragic death of Hollywood’s most iconic women in the 1950s and early 1960s, while Julia Garner and Jason Bateman return to our screens in Ozark: Season 4 Part 2.
Here are the top picks we can look forward to:
Senzo: Murder Of A Soccer Star – Netflix Documentary – 4/7/2022
Soccer player Senzo Meyiwa was a national hero before his killing shocked South Africa. Who did it, and why? This docuseries dives into the evidence.
Silverton Siege – Netflix Film – 4/27/2022
Tensions collide when a bank heist goes awry after an anti-apartheid strike. Based on a true story.
Trivia Quest – Netflix Series – 4/1/2022
Episodes releasing daily
Test your knowledge of history, art, science and more across varying levels of difficulty in this interactive trivia series.
Apollo 10 1/2: A Space Age Childhood – Netflix Kids & Family Film – 4/1/2022
A man narrates stories of his life as a 10-year-old boy in 1969 Houston, weaving tales of nostalgia with a fantastical account of a journey to the moon.
Get Organized with The Home Edit: Season 2 – Netflix Series – 4/1/2022
Clea and Joanna return to tame the clutter of celebrities and everyday clients with their signature rainbow style — and open a door into their lives.
Ronny Chieng: Speakeasy – Netflix Comedy Special – 4/5/2022
In this stylish follow up to his highly acclaimed debut Netflix stand-up comedy special, Ronny Chieng performs live in New York City in the intimate setting of the Chinese Tuxedo bar and restaurant. With a unique blend of intelligence, rage and physicality, Ronny shares his take on the pandemic, race relations, cancel culture and stories from his experiences as an international touring comic. Directed by Sebastian DiNatale and produced by All Things Comedy, Ronny Chieng: Speakeasy premieres globally on Netflix on April 5.
Jimmy Savile: A British Horror Story – Netflix Documentary – 4/6/2022
TV star Jimmy Savile charmed a nation with his eccentricity and philanthropy. But sexual abuse allegations expose a shocking unseen side of his persona.
The Ultimatum: Marry or Move On – Netflix Series
4/6/2022 Episodes 1-8
4/13/2022 Episodes 9-10
Get hitched or call it quits? Couples put their love to the test — while shacking up with other potential matches — in a provocative reality series.
Selling Sunset: Season 5 – Netflix Series – 4/22/2022
New loves. Old foes. An exciting fresh face. With the luxury market on fire, competition comes to a boil at the brokerage. Who’ll shine — or stumble?
David Spade: Nothing Personal – Netflix Comedy Special – 4/26/2022
Hot off the beach from his guest hosting duties on Bachelor In Paradise, David Spade makes his Netflix comedy special debut with Nothing Personal. From sharing his disdain for crabs to his unique approach to turning down drugs, David proves that no topic is off limits. Filmed at the Pantages Theater in Minneapolis, David Spade: Nothing Personal premieres globally on Netflix on April 26, 2022.
The Mystery of Marilyn Monroe: The Unheard Tapes – Netflix Documentary – 4/27/2022
In this documentary, an investigative journalist reexamines the mysterious death of Marilyn Monroe, sharing his extensive audio interviews with the people who surrounded her.
Samurai Rabbit: The Usagi Chronicles – Netflix Kids & Family Series – 4/28/2022
An impulsive, samurai-wannabe rabbit and his new warrior friends join forces to protect their city from monsters, ninjas, gang members and evil aliens.
Ozark: Season 4 Part 2 – Netflix Series – 4/29/2022
Facing threats from all sides, Marty and Wendy fight to keep their family together, appease the cartel and the FBI — and leave the Ozarks for good.
Training Day – 4/1/2022
Detective Alonzo, a senior narcotics officer, must train Jake Hoyt during the course of a day. However, Hoyt learns that Alonzo’s methods are not ethical and he soon realises that he is being trapped.
Hot Pursuit – 4/1/2022
Rose Cooper, a by-the-book officer with the San Antonio Police Department, must protect Daniella Riva, the wife of a cartel informant, after they are chased by corrupt cops and armed gunmen.
Project X – 4/1/2022
Three high school seniors decide to throw a party in order to gain popularity among their peers. However, their plan soon spirals out of control when news of their party quickly gets out.
Check out the full month’s line-up here.
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