What’s New On Netflix In April 2021 !

Would you like to see the original Netflix in April? We have a preliminary look at the originals on this journey and keep an eye on the changes for April 2021. Netflix April Slate is sure of interest to every viewer, from western drama to superheroic comedies to natural documentaries. In addition to his library’s classic horror films, the streamer also adds the first versions of the franchises “Insidious” and “Leprechaun.”

On the romantic side, “Legally Blonde” by Reese Witherspoon challenges stereotypes, while with Rachel McAdams, “The Time Traveler’s Wife” explores the notion of eternal love. Netflix also adds Oscar-like films, like “The Master” by Paul Thomas Anderson and “The Pianist” by Roman Polanski.

Having chosen the latest series and films arriving in April 2021, here are our top ten choices. As always, they are all part of your membership in Netflix Originals.

10. Friends With Benefits

Director:Will Gluck
Producer:Liz Glotzer, Will Gluck, Martin Shafer
Released Date:July 22, 2011
Distributed by:Sony Pictures Releasing
Starring:Justin Timberlake, Mila Kunis, Patricia Clarkson

Friends with Benefits is a romantic film by Will Gluck directed in 2011, featuring Justin Timberlake and Mila Kunis. Dylan Harper and Jamie Rellis (Kunis) meet in New York City and naively believe that appending sex to their bond will not lead to complexities. The plot revolves around Dylan and Jamie. They develop feelings for each other over time, only to deny each other each time together. They’re deeply reciprocal towards each other. 

9. Concrete Cowboy

Director:Ricky Staub
Producer:Idris Elba, Tucker Tooley
Released Date:April 2, 2021 
Distributed by:Netflix
Starring:Idris Elba, Caleb McLaughlin, Jharrel Jerome

Concrete Cowboy is an American Western film directed by Ricky Staub from Staub and Dan Walser’s screenplay based on Greg Neri’s novel Ghetto Cowboy, which fictionalizes the urban riding culture of Fletcher Street in Philadelphia and Pennsylvania. Cowboy is an American Western film. This film’s world premiere is scheduled for September 13, 2020, at the Toronto Film Festival and delivered on Netflix on April 2, 2021. The movie is about a 15-year-old Detroit boy sent to Philadelphia to live with his estranged dad and find out about the locals.

8. Thunder Force

Director:Ben Falcone
Producer:Ben Falcone, Melissa McCarthy, Marc Platt
Released Date:April 9, 2021
Distributed by:Netflix
Starring:Melissa McCarthy, Octavia Spencer, Jason Bateman

Thunder Force is Ben Falcone’s forthcoming American superheroic comedy film. One woman has developed the process of providing superpowers for regular people in a world terrorized by supervillains. However, the two women have to be the first superhero team if scientist Emily Stanton (Octavia Spenner) accidentally infuses her strange best friend Lydia (Melissa McCarthy) with incredible skills. Now it’s the time to fight the super-powerful Miscreants and save Chicago from the King’s seizures (Bobby Cannavale).

7. Stowaway

Director:Joe Penna
Producer:Ulrich Schwarz, Nick Spicer
Released Date:April 22, 2021
Distributed by:Netflix
Starring:Anna Kendrick, Daniel Dae Kim

Stowaway is a thriller film written by Ryan Morrison and directed by Joe Penna, a science fiction film by Penna. The tale is about an accidental stowaway soon after the takeoff from a spaceship crew (one in an orbit of the Mars cyclist). The ship’s medical investigator emerges as the only dissident voice against the group-based consensus that has already agreed on a dreadful outcome too far from this Earth to backtrack and with resources rapidly declining.

6. This Is a Robbery: The World’s Biggest Art Heist

Director:Colin Barnicle
Producer:Nick Barnicle, Colin Barnicle
Released Date:April 7, 2021
Distributed by:Netflix
Starring:Not known Yet

The World’s biggest art heist is an American true crime documentary, published on April 7, 2021, on Netflix. This extensive four-part documentary about true crime tells the stories of the breach of 13 priceless works of art removed from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston in 1990. The robbery was left in the cache by Paintings of Rembrandt, Vermeer, and Degas. What initially might seem like a glamorous Thomas Crown business escape turns into a familiar story of organized crime and unavoidable brutality and bloodshed.

5. The Time Traveler’s Wife

Director:Robert Schwentke
Producer:Nick Wechsler, Dede Gardner
Released Date:August 14, 2009
Distributed by:Warner Bros. Pictures
Starring:Rachel McAdams, Eric Bana

The Time Traveler’s Wife is an American Romantic Science Fiction Film based on the 2003 novel by Audrey Niffenegger. The story revolves around Henry DeTamble in the early ’70s and is in a car crash, killing his mother, but surviving two weeks inadvertently. Moments later, a later version of himself, which has also traveled back, will help Henry. Henry is unable to monitor his journey time or destination but cannot change events outside the minor differences that his presence creates; he is drawn to important persons, places, and events in his life.

4. Legally Blonde

Director:Robert Luketic
Producer:Marc Platt, Ric Kidney
Released Date:July 13, 2001
Distributed by:MGM Distribution Co.
Starring:Reese Witherspoon, Luke Wilson, Selma Blair

Legally Blonde is an American comedy college-based movie directed in its long film debut by Robert Luketic in 2001. Witherspoon plays Elle Woods, a hemorrhage girl who tries, through her calm self-confidence and fashion/beauty expertise, to regain her former friend Warner Huntington III by graduating as a lawyer at Harvard Law School. The film was delivered on July 13, 2001, and has reached the box office at 141 million dollars in the World for a budget of 18 million dollars and acquired moderately positive critical reviews with particular credit for its performance by Witherspoon.

3. The Master

Director:Paul Thomas Anderson
Producer:JoAnne Sellar, Daniel Lupi
Released Date:September 14, 2012
Distributed by:The Weinstein Company
Starring:Joaquin Phoenix, Philip Seymour Hoffman

The Master, directed by Paul Anderson and starring Joaquin Phoenix, Philip Seymour Hoffman, and Amy Adams, will be the 2012 American psychological movie. It tells about Freddie Quell (Phoenix), a veteran of the World War 2 navy struggling to make a post-war adjustment to a society that meets the religious movement’s chief, Lancaster Dodd (Hoffman), known as ‘The Cause.’ Dodd sees and receives something in the movement in Quell. Freddie likes the cause and begins to journey along the East Coast with Dodd’s family to teach himself. Master is one of the best films of 2010. 

2. The Pianist

Director:Roman Polanski
Producer:Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa
Released Date:September 25, 2002
Distributed by:Focus Features, StudioCanal
Starring:Adrien Brody, Thomas Kretschmann, Frank Finlay

This film by Roman Polanski featured Adrien Brody and Thomas Kretschmann in 2002. This is a biographical war-screen movie. The Autobiographer’s book The Pianist (1946), a Holocaust memoir by Wladyslaw Szpilman, is a survivor of the Holocaust, a Polish-Jews. The movie was co-produced by Roman Polanski and Robert Benmussa mainly in France, the UK, Germany, and Poland. At the 2002 Cannes Festival, on May 24, 2002, the pianist premiered. The film was widely praised for criticizing Polanski’s direction, Brody’s performance, and the screenplay of Harwood. 

1. Leprechaun

Director:Mark Jones
Producer:Trimark Pictures
Released Date:1993–present
Distributed by:Lionsgate Films
Starring:Warwick Davis, Jennifer Aniston

Leprechaun is a set of eight films in horror-comedy. Beginning with Leprechaun’s 1993 (founded in 1991), the series focuses on an evil and killing leprechaun, called Lubdan, that resorts to any means necessary to reclaim its gold when it is taken away from him. None of the films are chronologically presented in the series. Except for the 2014 Leprechaun: Origins film and of the 2018 film Leprechaun Returns, the person is portrayed respectively by Dylan Postl and Linden Porco, and Warwick Davis plays the title role in every film. All Leprechaun films are played on SYFY on St. Patrick’s Day.

So, this is all about a quick overview of top-notch content. Apart from these, round up the full list of new movies and television programs in April 2021.

Released Date: April 1, 2021

  • 2012 (2009)
  • Cop Out (2010)
  • Leprechaun (1993)
  • Magical Andes (Season 2)
  • Coven of Sisters (2020)
  • Friends With Benefits (2011)
  • Insidious (2010)
  • Irul (2021)
  • Legally Blonde (2001)
  • The Pianist (2002)
  • The Possession (2012)
  • The Time Traveler’s Wife (2009)
  • Tyler Perry’s Madea’s Big Happy Family (2011)
  • Prank Encounters (Season 2)
  • Secrets of Great British Castles (Season 1)
  • Tanjung the Movie (2020)
  • The Platform (Season 2)
  • White Boy (2017)
  • Worn Stories (Season 1)

Released Date: April 2, 2021

  • Concrete Cowboy (2021)
  • Sky High (2005)
  • Just Say Yes (2021)
  • Madame Claude (1977)
  • The Serpent (Limited Series)

Released Date: April 3, 2021

  • Escape From Planet Earth (2013)

Released Date: April 4, 2021

  • What Lies Below (2020)

Released Date: April 5, 2021

  • Coded Bias (2020)
  • Family Reunion (Part 3)

Released Date: April 6, 2021

  • Last Kids: Happy Apocalypse to You (Interactive Special)

Released Date: April 7, 2021

  • The Big Day (Collection 2)
  • Dolly Parton: A MusiCares Tribute (2019)
  • The Wedding Coach (Season 1)
  • Snabba Cash (Season 1)
  • This Is a Robbery as The World’s Biggest Art Heist

Released Date: April 8, 2021

  • Story of Kale: When Someone’s in Love in (2020)

Released Date: April 6, 2021

  • Have You Ever Seen Fireflies? (2021)
  • Night in Paradise (2021)
  • Thunder Force (2021)

Released Date: April 10, 2021

  • Don’t be the First One (Season 1)
  • The Stand-In (2020)

Released Date: April 11, 2021

  • Diana: Interview That Shook the World (2020)

Released Date: April 12, 2021

  • New Gods: Nezha Reborn (2021)
  • Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn (Seasons 1-4)

Released Date: April 13, 2021

  • Mighty Express (Season 3)
  • The Baker and the Beauty (Season 1)
  • My Love: Six Tales of True Love (Limited Series)

Released Date: April 14, 2021

  • The Circle (Season 2)
  • The Soul (2021)
  • Dad Stop Embarrassing Me! (Season 1)
  • Law School (2021)
  • Why Did You Kill Me? (2021)

Released Date: April 15, 2021

  • Dark City Beneath the Beat (2020)
  • Ride or Die (2021)
  • The Master (2012)

Released Date: April 16, 2021

  • Arlo the Alligator Boy (2021)
  • Fast and Furious: Spy Racers Mexico (Season 4)
  • Into the Beat (2021)
  • Ajeeb Daastaans (2021)
  • Barbie & Chelsea: The Lost Birthday (2021)
  • Crimson Peak (2015)
  • Rush (2013)
  • The Zookeeper’s Wife (2017)
  • Synchronic (2019)
  • Why Are You Like This (Season 1)

Released Date: April 18, 2021

  • Luis Miguel: The Series (Season 2)

Released Date: April 19, 2021

  • Miss Sloane (2016)
  • PJ Masks (Season 3)

Released Date: April 20, 2021

  • Izzy’s Koala World (Season 2)

Released Date: April 21, 2021

  • Zero (2021)

Released Date: April 22, 2021

  • Life in Color with David Attenborough (2021)

Stowaway (2021)

Released Date: April 23, 2021

  • Heroes: Silence and Rock & Roll (2021)
  • Tell Me When (2021)
  • Shadow and Bone (Season 1)

Released Date: April 27, 2021

  • August: Osage County (2013)
  • Go! Go! Cory Carson (Season 4)
  • Battle of Los Angeles (2011)
  • Fatma (Season 1)

Released Date: April 28, 2021

  • Sexify (Season 1)
  • Headspace Guide to Sleep (2021)

Released Date: April 29, 2021

  • Things Heard and Seen (2021)
  • Yasuke (Season 1)

Released Date: April 30, 2021

  • The Innocent (Season 1)
  • The Unremarkable Juanquini (Season 2)
  • The Mitchells vs. The Machines (2021)
  • Pet Stars (Season 1)


This list will seem slightly thin to start, but we’ll get more releases in April 2021 as we move through the month. We will try to retain this post updated with new releases every other day. And suppose you missed our recap of everything arriving on Netflix in March 2021. In that case, you can find it here and for more coverage of the best films and TV shows available on Netflix, Amazon Prime, HBO, Hulu, and Showtime, check out best toppers hub, which is updated throughout the month.

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