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What to Watch On Netflix This Weekend

Happy Friday! Here’s what to catch on Netflix in bed this weekend.

PUBLISHED : Friday, 24 June, 2016, 5:49pm
UPDATED : Wednesday, 19 October, 2016, 5:14pm

Orange is the New Black
Season four launched Jun 17
Orange is the New Black fans, rejoice: the fourth season officially launched on Netflix last week. After protagonist Piper’s dirty underwear business and double dealings in the last season, this season promises to be the darkest yet, rife with new personal struggles and perhaps yet more sexytimes in the prison system. And if you're one of many who got caught in the Season 2 slump, well, you now have a reason to binge on all four.

The Fundamentals of Caring
Launching Jun 24

Premiering at Sundance earlier in the year to much critical praise, this indie road trip drama stars Paul Rudd as a retired writer coping with personal loss and becoming caregiver to a difficult, paraplegic teen (played by Craig Roberts). Also stars Selena Gomez.

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Pete Johansson: You Might Also Enjoy Pete Johansson
Launched in June

In the midst of all the A-list stand-up shows on Netflix is Canadian comic Pete Johansson, whose show in Amsterdam rises from standard Canadian joke stock (bears, wildlife) to dispel some honesty on fears and confronting prejudices. He’s one to watch.

A Very Secret Service
Launching Jun 30

Debuting on June 30, this Netflix Original contends with the espionage intrigue of the 60s, from the point of view of André Merlaux, a new join to the French Secret Service.