New To Netflix: June 2017

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Want to get your TV schedule sorted for the month ahead? Here's a breakdown of the best original content and films being made available on Netflix UK in June 2017.

While We're Young (1 June)

A Noah Baumbach-directed film from 2014 starring Ben Stiller. "A middle-aged couple's career and marriage are overturned when a disarming young couple enters their lives."

Orange Is The New Black - Season 5 (9 June)

The new season of this popular Netflix original will unfold in real time across three days, picking up immediately from the major cliff hanger that ended season 4.

Anthropoid (15 June)

"Based on the extraordinary true story of Operation Anthropoid, the WWII mission to assassinate SS General Reinhard Heydrich, the main architect behind the Final Solution and the Reich's third in command after Hitler and Himmler." Stars Jamie Dornan and Cillian Murphy.

Jurassic World (19 June)

The long-awaited sequel to Steven Spielberg’s dinosaur epic starring Chris Pratt.

Ant-Man (22 June)

Starring Paul Rudd as the tiniest Marvel superhero we've ever seen.

Schindler’s List (22 June)

You all know the story of the heartbreaking Schindler's List starring Liam Neeson.

GLOW (23 June)

Inspired by the short-lived but beloved show from the 80s, Netflix original series GLOW takes us into the glittery, spandex-filled world of women's wrestling. Alison Brie takes the role of Ruth Wilder, an out-of-work, struggling actress in 1980s Los Angeles who finds one last chance for stardom when she's thrust into this bizarre world.

Okja (28 June)

A Netflix original from acclaimed Korean director Bong Joon-Ho. It tells the story of an evil corporation attempting to engineer a race of super-pigs for mass consumption. In order to do so, they need to steal a young Korean girl's beloved over-sized pet. It stars Tilda Swinton, Paul Dano and Jake Gyllenhaal.

District 9 (28 June)

"Thirty years ago, aliens arrive on Earth, not to conquer or give aid, but to find refuge from their dying planet. Separated from humans in a South African area called District 9, the aliens are managed by Multi-National United, which is unconcerned with the aliens' welfare but will do anything to master their advanced technology. When a company field agent (Sharlto Copley) contracts a mysterious virus that begins to alter his DNA, there is only one place he can hide: District 9."

GYPSY (30 June)

A new Netflix original series starting Naomi Watts as a "fetishistic therapist who becomes overly involved in the lives of her patients."

Chef (30 June)

Written, directed, and starring Jon Favreau, it follows a head chef who quits his restaurant job and buys a food truck in an effort to reclaim his creative promise, all while piecing back together his estranged family.

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