What’s new on Hulu in October 2021!

Hulu will premiere a new season of some of its most popular films and exhibitions and several original films in October 2021. So it’s time to snuggle up for the autumn season, which has arrived just in time with a new batch of episodes and flicks to add to your must-see list. 

Jacinta, which will be released on Hulu on October 8, is one of the most awaited films. This Hulu Original documentary film opens in the Maine Correctional Center, where Jacinta, 26, and her mother Rosemary, 46, are both recovering from drug addiction and are jailed together. Jacinta became entangled in her mother’s drug and criminal world as she grew up, and she has trailed her in and out of the structure since she was a teenager. This may be the most successful series.

Another highly anticipated Hulu Original drama miniseries which is going to air in October 2021 is Dopesick. It is based on Beth Macy’s nonfiction book Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company that Addicted America, and it focuses on the heart of America’s Opioid addiction crisis across the country.

To begin, here are our top ten T.V. shows and movies for October 2021. As always, they’re all included with your Hulu Originals membership.

10. Spirit Untamed (2021)

Genre:Computer-Animated Drama
Created By:Elaine Bogan
Starring:Isabela Merced, Marsai Martin, Mckenna Grace
Released Date:October 31, 2021
Rotten Tomatoes Ratings:49%

Spirit Untamed is a DreamWorks Animation and Universal Pictures computer-animated adventure film set to be released in 2021. The Spirit franchise’s second theatrical picture, Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron, is a spin-off and a reboot of the conventionally animated Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron (2002). After relocating to a peaceful small town, Lucky Prescott discovers Spirit, a wild mustang that shares her rebellious nature. When an evil wrangler plot to kidnap Spirit and his herd, Lucky and her new companions set out on a once-in-a-lifetime journey to save the horse that transformed her life forever.

9. Saturday Night Live: Season 47 Premiere (NBC)

Genre:Reality Show
Created By:Don Roy King
Starring:Aristotle Athari, Austin Johnson, Sarah Sherman
Released Date:October 3, 2021
Rotten Tomatoes Ratings:70%

The 47th season of the NBC comedy series Saturday Night Live, hosted by Owen Wilson (Marry Me) and featuring musical guest Kacey Musgraves, will begin on October 2, 2021, during the 2021–22 television season. In addition to its coast-to-coast live television coverage, the season will be streamed live on Peacock for the first time. Every year, SNL throws an event to amuse and host a large number of people. As a result, it appears that we are approaching the time of year when fall is almost upon us, and with it, the fan-favorite T.V. series that will keep us engrossed for the foreseeable future.

8. For Madmen Only (2021)

Created By:Heather Ross
Starring:Andrew Alexander, Ike Barinholtz, Bernadette Birkett
Released Date:October 27, 2021
Rotten Tomatoes Ratings:Updated Soon

For Madmen Only (2021) is one of the most anticipated films on Amazon in October 2021. Half documentary, part biography, filmmaker Heather Ross tells the tale of Del Close in the late 1980s when he sought to reinterpret his life narrative through a D.C. Comics horror-comic anthology called Wasteland. James Urbaniak plays Close in these sequences, who works with his co-writer (Josh Fadem of Loki, Better Call Saul) and editor (real Close student/disciple Matt Walsh of Veep). Meanwhile, the fantastic tales Close created for his comic books are reversed to compare and contrast with his true biography.

7. The Evil Next Door (2021)

Created By:Oskar Mellander
Starring:Jakob Fahlstedt, Janna Granström
Released Date:October 21, 2021
Rotten Tomatoes Ratings:33%

Oskar Mellander and Tord Danielssonk wrote and directed the 2020 Swedish mystery horror drama film The Evil Next Door (Swedish: Andra sidan). When Shirin and her new partner Fredrik, together with his five-year-old kid Lucas, move into a new house, it seems like a wonderful idea to live together as a family. Shirin isn’t shocked by Lucas’s inquiry regarding whether dead people can truly come back because he’s still dealing with his mother’s loss. However, she becomes skeptical when he mentions his new neighbor because the other half of the house has been vacant for years! She gradually realizes that the mansion conceals a horrible secret. This most awaited movie is going to be scheduled in the coming days of October on Hulu.

6. Baker’s Dozen: Complete Season 1 (Hulu Original)

Genre:Reality Game Show
Created By:Sandy Varo Jarrell
Released Date:October 7, 2021
Rotten Tomatoes Ratings:Updated Soon

“Baker’s Dozen” is the latest delectable Original to join Hulu’s growing lineup of food-focused programs, which includes “Taste The Nation” and David Chang’s upcoming “The Next Thing You Eat.” Join hosts Tamera Mowry-Housley (Emmy winner for FOX’s “The Masked Singer,” “The Real,”  and Hallmark’s “Christmas Comes Twice”) & Bill Yosses (author and former White House Pastry Chef) for this fast-paced competition series that will decide the finest baker of all! Each episode of “Baker’s Dozen” will feature passionate amateur bakers competing against seasoned pros.

5. The Blacklist: Season 9 Premiere (NBC)

Genre:Crime Thriller
Created By:Jon Bokenkamp
Starring:James Spader, Megan Boone, Diego Klattenhoff 
Released Date:October 22, 2021
Rotten Tomatoes Ratings:Updated Soon

The Blacklist is a crime drama tv series that debuted on NBC on September 23, 2013. Raymond “Red” Reddington (James Spader), a former U.S. The story revolves around a Navy commander who turned into a high-profile criminal. He eludes arrest for decades, willingly surrenders to the FBI. Moreover, he informs the FBI that he has built a list of the world’s most dangerous men throughout the years and is prepared to provide information on their activities in exchange for immunity from prosecution. However, he insists on working exclusively with FBI profiler Elizabeth Keen, a rookie (Megan Boone).

4. Queens: Series Premiere (ABC)

Genre:Musical Drama
Created By:Tim Story
Starring:Nadine Velazquez, Brandy Naomi, Eve Brianna, Naturi Naughton
Released Date:October 20, 2021
Rotten Tomatoes Ratings:Updated Soon

Queens is another anticipated American musical drama that is going to be air on Hulu in October 2021. This television series will also premiere on ABC on October 19, 2021, produced by ABC Signature for the Walt Disney Company. Disney announced in June 2021 that the series would launch as an original series on Disney+ via the streaming hub Star in select regions. The story goes around in the 1990s, with Brianna, Jill, Valeria, and Naomi, who was known as the “Nasty Bitches.” The four of them flipped hip-hop on its head and acquired legendary status due to their music. The four ladies are now in their forties, worldly yet somewhat isolated from the rest of society. By rejoining the four, they now have a chance to reclaim their former glory and vitality. 

3. The Next Thing You Eat: Complete Season 1 (Hulu Original)

Genre:Reality Show
Created By:David Chang
Starring:David Chang
Released Date:October 21, 2021
Rotten Tomatoes Ratings:Updated Soon

The Next Thing You Eat is Hulu’s latest culinary show, after Padma Lakshmi’s Taste The Nation, renewed for a second season which will make its first appearance on November 21. Hulu will air The Next Thing You Eat a month sooner, on October 21. Moreover, this six-episode docuseries, created by Chang and documentary director Morgan Neville, examine the food and food production industries and how technology may harm or improve the quality of the food we eat today and in the future. This series will be full of excitement for food lovers and those who are eager to explore the world of food industries.

2. Dopesick: Series Premiere (Hulu Original)

Created By:Danny Strong
Starring:Michael Keaton, Will Poulter
Released Date:October 13, 2021
Rotten Tomatoes Ratings:Updated Soon

Dopesick is a forthcoming American drama miniseries created by Danny Strong and based on Beth Macy’s nonfiction book Dopesick: Doctors, Dealers, and the Drug Company that Addicted America. The series is committed to debut on Hulu on October 13, 2021. Meanwhile, it is a documentary that focuses on “the core of America’s fight with Opioid addiction” in the United States. On June 17, 2020, Hulu announced that the project had received a limited series order for eight episodes based on Beth Macy’s book Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company that Addicted America. 

1. Jacinta (2021) (Hulu Original)

Created By:Jessica Earnshaw
Starring:Women’s Foundation of Southern Arizona
Released Date:October 8, 2021
Rotten Tomatoes Ratings:Updated Soon

Jacinta is our top selected show on Hulu, which is going to be scheduled in October. This series starts at the Maine Correctional Center, where Jacinta, 26, and her mother Rosemary, 46, recover from drug addiction and are jailed together. Jacinta grew embroiled in her mother’s drug and criminal world as a kid and has followed her through the system since she was a teenager. Moreover, Jacinta intends to continue her sobriety and reunite with her daughter, Kaylynn, 10, who lives with her paternal grandparents this time after being released from jail. Despite her desire to reconstruct her life for her daughter, Jacinta continues to battle the causes that lead to her craving in the first place.

This, therefore, matters the summary of the utmost content. Besides that, in October 2021, let’s round out the entire list of new films and T.V. programs on Hulu.

Released Date: October 1, 2021

  • A.I. Artificial Intelligence (2001)
  • Air Force One (1997)
  • Ali (2001)
  • Big Sky: Season 2 Premiere (ABC)
  • Blippi’s Spooky Spells Halloween (2021)
  • Boxcar Bertha (1972)
  • Cake: Season 5 Premiere (FXX)
  • Cedar Rapids (2009)
  • Chasing Papi (2003)
  • Class (1983)
  • Clifford (1994)
  • Clockstoppers (2002)
  • Code 46 (2004)
  • Crimson Tide (1995)
  • Date Night (2010)
  • Dead of Winter (1987)
  • Double, Double, Toil and Trouble (1993)
  • Dr. No (1962)
  • Edge of the World (2021)
  • Escape from Alcatraz (1979)
  • Exorcist: The Beginning (2004)
  • Flatliners (1990)
  • From Russia with Love (1964)
  • Goldeneye (1995)
  • Goldfinger (1964)
  • Grey’s Anatomy: Season 18 Premiere (ABC)
  • Happy Feet (2006)
  • Happy Feet Two (2011)
  • House of Games (1987)
  • Hunt for the Skinwalker (2018)
  • Intersection (1994)
  • License to Kill (1989)
  • Light It Up (1999)
  • Lost In Space (1998)
  • Mad Max (1980)
  • Madhouse (2004)
  • Maze (2017)
  • Mean Creek (2004)
  • Meet The Spartans (2008)
  • My Best Friend’s Wedding (1997)
  • Peeples (2013)
  • Queen of the Damned (2002)
  • Racing with the Moon (1984)
  • Remo Williams: The Adventure Begins (1985)
  • Resident Evil: Retribution (2012)
  • Road Trip (2000)
  • Rushmore (1999)
  • Signs (2002)
  • Sleeping with the Enemy (1991)
  • Sleepless In Seattle (1993)
  • Snatch (2000)
  • Species (1995)
  • Species II (1998)
  • Species III (2004)
  • Species: The Awakening (2007)
  • Star Trek I-IV: The Voyage Home (1986)
  • Star Trek V: The Final Frontier (1989)
  • Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991)
  • Star Trek: First Contact (1996)
  • Star Trek: Generations (1994)
  • Star Trek: Insurrection (1998)
  • Star Trek: Nemesis (2002)
  • Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979)
  • Station 19: Season 5 Premiere (ABC)
  • Still (2018)
  • Sweet Home Alabama (2002)
  • Sweet Land (2006)
  • Teen Wolf (1985)
  • Theater of Blood (1973)
  • The Bachelorette: Complete Season 13 (ABC)
  • The Extreme Adventures of Super Dave (2000)
  • The Holiday (2006)
  • The Hunger Games (2012)
  • The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013)
  • The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 (2014)
  • The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 (2015)
  • The Love Guru (2008)
  • The Mask of Zorro (1998)
  • The Offence (1973)
  • The Perfect Holiday (2007)
  • The Recruit (2003)
  • The Saint (1997)
  • The Spy Who Loved Me (1977)
  • Taking of Pelham 1, 2, 3 (2009)
  • The Untouchables (1987)
  • The Village (2004)
  • The Vow (2012)
  • Tooth Fairy (2010)
  • Total Recall (2012)
  • Victor Frankenstein (2015)
  • Vigilante Force (1976)
  • Waitress (2007)
  • What About Bob? (1991)
  • When A Man Loves A Woman (1994)
  • Within (2016)
  • Wolves at the Door (2016)
  • Wrong Turn 2 (2007)

Released Date: October 3, 2021

  • Finding Your Feet (2018)
  • Saturday Night Live: Season 47 Premiere (NBC)

Released Date: October 4, 2021

  • America’s Funniest Home Videos: Season 32 Premiere)
  • The Program (1993)
  • Maggie’s Plan (2015)
  • Unfaithful (2002)

Released Date: October 6, 2021

  • Castle: Complete Series (ABC)

Released Date: October 7, 2021

  • Baker’s Dozen: Complete Season 1 (Hulu Original)

Released Date: October 8, 2021

  • Cannabis Evolution (2019)
  • Jacinta (2021) (Hulu Original)

Released Date: October 9, 2021

  • Shark Tank: Season 13 Premiere (ABC)

Released Date: October 10, 2021

  • G.I. Joe: Retaliation (2013)
  • Rogue Hostage (2021)

Released Date: October 11, 2021

  • Gunda (2020)
  • Madonna and the Breakfast Club (2019)

Released Date: October 12, 2021

  • Champaign ILL: Complete Series (Sony)
  • The Loneliest Whale (2021)

Released Date: October 13, 2021

  • CHIPS (2017)
  • Dopesick: Series Premiere (Hulu Original)

Released Date: October 14, 2021

  • Censor (2021)
  • Out of Death (2020)
  • Real Housewives of Orange County: Complete 15th Season (Bravo)

Released Date: October 15, 2021

  • America’s Book of Secrets: Complete 2nd Season (History)
  • A Murder to Remember (2020)
  • Beyond Oak Island: Complete 1st Season (History)
  • Beyond Scared Straight: Seasons 4, 5, 6 (A&E)
  • Cheer Camp Killer (2020)
  • Hoarders: Complete Season 3 (A&E)
  • Little Women: Atlanta: Complete Seasons 1, 2 (Lifetime)
  • Married at First Sight: Couples Cam: Complete 10th Season (Lifetime)
  • Marrying Millions: Complete Season 2 (Lifetime)
  • Miss India America (2015)
  • Nightwatch: Complete Season 1 (A&E)
  • Seven Year Switch: Complete Season 3 (Lifetime)
  • Sleepwalker (2017)
  • Swamp People: Complete Seasons 1, 2 (History)

Released Date: October 16, 2021

  • Home Sweet Home: Series Premiere (NBC)

Released Date: October 18, 2021

  • Dream Horse (2020)

Released Date: October 20, 2021

  • Queens: Series Premiere (ABC)
  • The Bachelorette: Season 18 Premiere (ABC)

Released Date: October 21, 2021

  • Next Thing You Eat: Season 1 (Hulu Original)
  • Evil Next Door (2021)

Released Date: October 22, 2021

  • Gaia (2020)
  • The Blacklist: Season 9 Premiere (NBC)

Released Date: October 23, 2021

  • Silent Night (2021)
  • The Marksman (2021)

Released Date: October 25, 2021

  • Come Away (2020)

Released Date: October 26, 2021

  • Maybe Next Year (2020)

Released Date: October 27, 2021

  • For Madmen Only (2021)

Released Date: October 28, 2021

  • First Date (2021)
  • Smelliville (2021)

Released Date: October 30, 2021

  • Catfish: The TV Show: Complete Season 8D (MTV)

Released Date: October 31, 2021

  • Spirit Untamed (2021)


This list is still short, but as the month progresses, we will see more and more Hulu releases in October 2021. In the coming month, we will strive to update this post with fresh releases every day. And if you missed our September 2021 roundup of all the shows, our website besttoppers has a list of the most popular films and television shows on Netflix, HBO, Amazon Prime, and Hulu. 

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