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New on Netflix June 2021: The best shows, movies and original series coming soon

New on Netflix June 2021: Ice Road, Too Hot to Handle, Lupin part 2
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Get ready for another barrage of shows and movies new on Netflix in June 2021. This month brings more Netflix original series, movies, documentaries, comedy specials and kids programming for your streaming entertainment. Looking for a weekend binge? Well, there will be plenty of options new on Netflix, including Lupin part 2, Too Hot to Handle season 2 and the Liam Neeson thriller The Ice Road. We expect a lot of these to pop on the Netflix Top 10 list

That is one of the many new movies Netflix is releasing this year. Check out the 15 most exciting Netflix movies in 2021. June brings several great original films, including Fatherhood with Kevin Hart and Awake with Gina Rodriguez.

The new on Netflix calendar also features a new season of Elite, as well as a spinoff of short stories. 

The streaming service is debuting more documentaries, including Penguin Town, Murder by the Coast and This Is Pop.

Browsing by specific genres? Check out our guides to the best family movies on Netflix, the best romantic movies on Netflix and the best horror movies on Netflix

In addition to the list of what's new on Netflix for June 2021, we've also got a list of what's leaving Netflix this month.

Best new shows and movies on Netflix in June 2021

Lupin part 2

Arrives on Netflix June 11
France's most wanted (and dashing) gentleman thief returns in Lupin part 2 for five episodes that follow up on the first half of the season. In his quest to avenge his late father, Assane Diop (Omar Sy) draws inspiration from the character Arsène Lupin, a master thief created by author Maurice Leblanc in his turn-of-the-century novels. Assane faces his greatest challenge yet when his son Raoul is kidnapped by Hubert Pellegrini, the powerful and wealthy businessman who was responsible for his father's downfall.

Too Hot to Handle season 2

Arrives on Netflix June 23
The steamy reality series is back, with 10 extremely attractive new singles who live together under strict rules: no kissing, no heavy petting and no self-gratification. Any violations dock the $100,000 prize. When Too Hot to Handle premiered last year, we were skeptical. But the cast turned out to be very watchable (and one of them, Chloe, migrated to The Circle), so it should be interesting to see a bunch of new hotties try to keep their libidos under control.

The Ice Road

Arrives on Netflix June 25
Liam Neeson is deploying his very particular set of skills once again, this time on the dangerous, slick, icy roads of Canada. If you've ever seen the reality show Ice Road Truckers, well, this is that but turned into a fictional movie and with even more thrills. Neeson plays an big rig driver who leads a rescue mission after a remote mine collapses. As he contends with a massive storm, he soon realizes there's an even bigger threat lurking out in the cold.

Our top selections are in bold, and we've got quotes from Netflix to help explain its latest originals that you might not know about.

New on Netflix: Coming soon in June

  • Ali & Ratu Ratu Queens (Netflix Film)
  • Jiva! (Netflix Series)
  • Ray (Netflix Series)
  • Record of Ragnarok (Netflix Anime)
  • So Not Worth It (Netflix Series)

New on Netflix June 1

  • Super Monsters: Once Upon a Rhyme (Netflix Family)
    "From Goldilocks to Hansel and Gretel, the Super Monsters reimagine classic fairy tales and favorite nursery rhymes with a musical, magical spin!"
  • Abduction
  • American Outlaws
  • Bad Teacher
  • Black Holes | The Edge of All We Know
  • CoComelon: A Sunny Day for Play
  • Cradle 2 the Grave
  • Flipped
  • Fools Rush In
  • Happy Endings: Season 1
  • Happy Endings: Season 2
  • Happy Endings: Season 3
  • I Am Sam
  • Love Jones
  • Million Dollar Baby
  • Ninja Assassin
  • Seven Souls in the Skull Castle: Season Moon Jogen
  • Seven Souls in the Skull Castle: Season Moon Kagen
  • Stand by Me
  • Starsky & Hutch
  • Streets of Fire
  • Swordfish
  • The Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog: Season 1
  • The Best Man
  • The Big Lebowski
  • The Wedding Guest
  • The Wind
  • What Women Want

New on Netflix June 2

  • 2 Hearts
  • Alone: Season 7
  • Carnaval (Netflix Film)
  • Kim's Convenience: Season 5

New on Netflix June 3

  • Alan Saldaña: Locked Up (Netflix Comedy Special)
  • Creator's File: GOLD (Netflix Series) 
  • Dancing Queens (Netflix Film)
  • Pretty Guardian Sailor Moon Eternal The Movie: Part 1 / Part 2  (Netflix Film) 
  • Summertime: Season 2 (Netflix Series)

New on Netflix June 4

  • Breaking Boundaries: The Science of Our Planet (Netflix Documentary)
    "Breaking Boundaries follows the scientific journey of world-renowned scientist Professor Johan Rockström. It tells the story of the most important scientific discovery of our time - that humanity has pushed Earth beyond the boundaries that have kept our planet stable for 10,000 years, since the dawn of civilisation."
  • Feel Good: Season 2 (Netflix Series)
  • Sweet Tooth (Netflix Series)
  • Trippin' with the Kandasamys (Netflix Film)
  • To rekindle their marriages, best friends-turned-in-laws Shanthi and Jennifer plan a couples' getaway. But it comes with all kinds of surprises.
  • Xtreme (Netflix Film) 

New on Netflix June 5

  • Kitty Love: An Homage to Cats (Netflix Documentary)

New on Netflix June 7

  • Vampire Academy

New on Netflix June 9

  • Awake (Netflix Film)
    "After a global event wipes out humanity's ability to sleep, a troubled ex-soldier fights to save her family as society and her mind spiral into chaos."
  • Fresh, Fried & Crispy (Netflix Series)
    "Passionate about food and ready for fun, critic Daym Drops drops in on America's smokin' hot spots for the best, freshest takes on fried food."
  • L.A.’s Finest: LA's Finest: Season 2
  • Tragic Jungle (Netflix Film)

New on Netflix June 10

  • A Haunted House 2
  • Camellia Sisters
  • Locombianos (Netflix Series) 

New on Netflix June 11

  • Lupin: Part 2 (Netflix Series)
    "Pursued by Hubert and his henchmen, Assane scrambles to find Raoul and wins an unlikely new ally as he draws up a grand plan to reveal Hubert's crimes."
  • Love (ft. Marriage and Divorce): Season 2 (Netflix Series)
  • Skater Girl (Netflix Film) 
  • Trese (Netflix Anime)
  • Wish Dragon (Netflix Family)

New on Netflix June 13

  • The Devil Below
  • Picture a Scientist

New on Netflix June 14

  • Elite Short Stories (Netflix Series)
    "ÉLITE Short Stories, four new stories that take place during the summer before the start of the new year in Las Encinas."

New on Netflix June 15

  • Unwind Your Mind (Netflix Interactive Experience)
    "On the heels of Headspace Guide to Meditation and Headspace Guide to Sleep comes Unwind Your Mind, a fully interactive mindfulness experience designed to be accessible anytime, anywhere. The familiar voices of Headspace co-founder Andy Puddicombe and Director of Meditation and Mindfulness Teacher Eve Lewis Prieto, return to provide the viewer with three customizable paths: Meditation (a simple guided session), Relax (for a daily wind-down), or Sleep (to calm the mind and body before bed)."
  • FTA
  • Let's Eat
  • Life of Crime
  • Power Rangers Dino Fury: Season 1
  • Rhyme Time Town: Season 2
  • Sir! No Sir!
  • Workin' Moms: Season 5 (Netflix Series)

New on Netflix June 16

  • Penguin Town (Netflix Documentary)
    "In a picturesque South African town, an eclectic group of endangered penguins flock together to find mates, raise a family and mix with the locals."
  • Lowriders
  • Silver Skates (Netflix Film)

New on Netflix June 17

  • Black Summer: Season 2 (Netflix Series)
  • The Gift: Season 3 (Netflix Series)
  • Hospital Playlist: Season 2 (Netflix Series)
  • Katla (Netflix Series)
  • Silver Linings Playbook

New on Netflix June 18

  • Elite: Season 4 (Netflix Series)
    "A strict principal and four new students arrive at Las Encinas, bringing an onslaught of romantic entanglements, intense rumors and a fresh mystery."
  • Fatherhood (Netflix Film)
    "After the sudden death of his wife, a new father (Kevin Hart) takes on the toughest job in the world: parenthood. Based on a true story of loss and love."
  • A Family (Netflix Film)
  • Jagame Thandhiram (Netflix Film)
  • The Rational Life (Netflix Series)
  • The World's Most Amazing Vacation Rentals (Netflix Series)

New on Netflix June 19

  • Nevertheless (Netflix Series)

New on Netflix June 22

  • This Is Pop (Netflix Documentary)
    "Unfamiliar histories take center stage as hitmakers themselves — from ABBA to T-Pain — explore dimensions of pop music you never knew existed."

New on Netflix June 23

  • Good on Paper (Netflix Film)
    "After years of putting her career ahead of love, stand-up comic Andrea Singer has stumbled upon the perfect guy. On paper, he checks all the boxes but is he everything he appears to be?"
  • Too Hot to Handle: Season 2 (Netflix Series)
    "The world's hottest no dating dating show is back with ten sexy new singles. Anyone who dares to break the rules of no kissing, no heavy petting, and no self-gratification of any kind will see the $100,000 prize drop faster than our contestants’ libido in the least sexy vacation getaway of their lives."
  • The House of Flowers: The Movie (Netflix Film)
  • Murder by the Coast (Netflix Documentary) 

New on Netflix June 24

  • Godzilla Singular Point (Netflix Anime)
  • The Naked Director: Season 2 (Netflix Series)
  • The Seventh Day
  • Sisters on Track (Netflix Documentary)

New on Netflix June 25

  • The A List: Season 2 (Netflix Series)
    "A group of teens find their friendship and courage tested on a mysterious island where the dead never die."
  • The Ice Road (Netflix Film)
    "After a remote diamond mine collapses in far northern Canada, a ‘big-rig’ ice road driver (Liam Neeson) must lead an impossible rescue mission over a frozen ocean to save the trapped miners. Contending with thawing waters and a massive storm, they discover the real threat is one they never saw coming."
  • Sex/Life (Netflix Series)
    "Sex/Life is the story of a love triangle between a woman, her husband, and her past that takes a provocative new look at female identity and desire."

New on Netflix June 26

  • Wonder Boy (Netflix Documentary)

New on Netflix June 28

  • Killing Them Softly
  • The Seven Deadly Sins: Dragon's Judgement (Netflix Anime)

New on Netflix June 29

  • StarBeam: Season 4 (Netflix Family)

New on Netflix June 30

  • America: The Motion Picture (Netflix Film)
    "A chainsaw-wielding George Washington teams with beer-loving bro Sam Adams to take down the Brits in a tongue-in-cheek riff on the American Revolution."
  • Lying and Stealing
  • Sophie: A Murder in West Cork (Netflix Documentary)

What’s leaving Netflix in June 2021 and end of May 2021

Leaving May 29
American Crime: Seasons 1-3
My Week with Marilyn
The One I Love

Leaving May 31
50 First Dates
Act of Valor
All Dogs Go to Heaven
The Blair Witch Project
Brokeback Mountain
The Boy
Deliver Us from Eva
The Help
I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry
Julie & Julia
National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation
Prosecuting Evil: The Extraordinary World of Ben Ferencz
The Pursuit of Happyness
The Scorpion King 2: Rise of a Warrior
The Scorpion King 3: Battle for Redemption
Soul Surfer

Leaving June 1
Alone: Season 6
Mother Goose Club: Seasons 1-2

Leaving June 4
Hannibal: Seasons 1-3

Leaving June 6
Searching for Bobby Fischer

Leaving June 9
Portlandia: Seasons 1-8

Leaving June 17
Bob Lazar: Area 51 & Flying Saucers

Leaving June 21
Dark Skies

Leaving June 26
The Secret Life of Pets 2

Leaving June 27
20th Century Women
Tales of the City (1993): Season 1

Leaving June 28
Bratz: The Movie

Leaving June 30
30 Minutes or Less
A Bridge Too Far
Acts of Violence
Back to the Future
Back to the Future Part II
Back to the Future Part III
Bonnie and Clyde
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
Crazy, Stupid, Love
Enter the Dragon
Fiddler on the Roof
From Paris with Love
Jason X
Tayo the Little Bus: Seasons 2-3
The Accountant of Auschwitz
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
The Land Before Time
The Land Before Time II: The Great Valley Adventure
The Roommate
The Twilight Zone (Original Series): Seasons 1-5
Training Day
Twin Peaks: Seasons 1-2
Two Weeks Notice

Kelly Woo

Kelly covers streaming media for Tom’s Guide, so basically, she watches TV for a living. Previously, she was a freelance entertainment writer for Yahoo, Vulture, TV Guide and other outlets. When she’s not watching TV and movies for work, she’s watching them for fun, seeing live music, writing songs, knitting and gardening.