Netflix Originals coming to Netflix in December 2022

netflix originals coming soon in december 2022

Pictured: Alice in Borderland, Matilda, Pinocchio

Welcome to your super early look at the Netflix Originals slated to hit the service in December 2022. It’s going to be a big month for new movies and shows, so let’s not waste time seeing what’s coming to Netflix in the last month of 2022.

Note: Dates marked with an asterisk indicate that an official date has yet to be confirmed by Netflix.


English-language Netflix Originals coming in December 2022

Guillermo Del Toro’s Pinocchio

Coming to Netflix: December to be determined (expected on December 16 – date subject to change)

guillermo del toro pinocchio

From the genius mind of Guillermo del Toro comes a new stop-motion animated adaptation of the children’s fairy tale hitherto synonymous with Disney.

The film is described as a dark version of the story, but features a huge voice cast, including Ewan McGregor, Finn Wolfhard, Cate Blanchett, Tilda Swinton, Christoph Waltz and Ron Perlman.


The Witcher: Blood Origin

Coming to Netflix: To be determined (expected on December 25 – date subject to change)

the Witcher Blood Origin Netflix show

One of the upcoming projects in the Witcherverse is a new limited series that serves as a prequel to the mothership show starring Henry Cavill. It takes place 1200 years before the events of the main show and gives us the origin story of the very first Witcher.

Declan De Barra serves as showrunner on the new series and the cast includes Michelle Yeoh, Francesca Mills, Lenny Henry and Dylan Moran.


Matilda The Musical by Roald Dahl

Coming to Netflix: December to be determined
Remark: Not coming to Netflix in the UK

matilda the musical netflix december 2022

Netflix is ​​all-in on Roald Dahl, and the company acquired the book rights in September 2021, but Matilda was in development long before this new deal.

Matilda The Musical is an adaptation of the Tony and Olivier award-winning film directed by Matthew Warchus with music produced by Tim Minchin.

The special will star Alisha Weir and Emma Thompson.


Scrooge: A Christmas Carol

Coming to Netflix: December to be determined

Scrooge A Christmas Carol Netflix December 2022

From Timeless Films in the UK comes this new animated film to the classic by Charles Dickens. It has been described as a musical arrangement with new original music by Leslie Bricusse.

It was announced along with a slew of other new Netflix animated projects that are being produced across Europe.


Dragon Age: Absolution

Coming to Netflix: December to be determined

Dragon Age Absolution Netflix

Netflix has adapted some great fantasy video games into anime series, whether that is mysteriousCastlevaniaDOTA, or even The Witcher

Next on the roll is Bioware’s dragon era which will drop 6 episodes in December.

Here’s what to expect:

– Set in Tevinter, a realm in the Dragon Age universe
– Created in collaboration with BioWare, creators of the Dragon Age video game franchise (winner of over 130 Game of the Year awards)
– Features an ensemble of new characters inspired and authentic from the lore of the Dragon Age; including elves, mages, knights, Qunari, Red Templar, demons and other special surprises

Created by showrunner Mairghread Scott. Produced by Red Dog Culture House.”


Non-English Netflix Originals Coming in December 2022

Alice in Borderland (Season 2)

Coming to Netflix: December to be determined

alice in borderland season 2 netflix december 2022

The first arrival on Netflix in December 2020, we are now about to go back to the strange world of the Japanese fantasy series Alice in Borderland

The series continues to adapt the manga it is based on and sees Kento Yamazaki and Tao Tsuchiya return.


The Seven Deadly Sins: Grudge of Edinburgh, Part 1

Coming to Netflix: December TBD (expected December 20 – release date subject to change)

The Seven Deadly Sins Resentment of Edinburgh, Part 1

The first of two anime films set in the vast world of The Seven Deadly Sins which is available exclusively on Netflix in most regions of the world.

Here’s what you can expect from the first part:

“Tristan inherits the Goddess Clan power and can heal people’s wounds and injuries, but he often hurts others because he is unable to control his Demon Clan power. To protect his family, Tristan heads to Edinburgh Castle and meets a host of new friends along the way.”


What are you looking forward to watching on Netflix in December 2022? Let us know in the comments below.