Netflix has announced their upcoming May schedule and it’s full of film and television shows we’re sure to add to our watch list. Here are a few of the must-see documentaries, dramas, and comedies headed to the streaming service.
Empire and The Wire actor Andre Royo stars in this drama about an optimistic man, newly released from prison and determined to win back his girlfriend. Things get complicated when a new woman enters his life and his best friend’s doctor’s visits turn out to be much more.
Tituss Burgess, aka Titus Andromedon, makes his dramatic return in Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt. The trailer for the upcoming season teased a Lemonade-inspired Titus wreaking havoc and seemingly upset with his beau Michael. Watch it, Michael, you don’t want it with Titus Andromedon.
Tracy Morgan makes his return in the Netflix comedy special. In 2014, the comedian suffered devastating injuries after a Walmart operated tractor-trailer collided with his minibus. Morgan’s friend and collaborator, James McNair, died in the crash. Staying Alive is set to be a must-see special as the comic makes his comeback.
A new suspenseful docu-drama comes to Netflix in May. The Keepers explores the cold case of a murdered Baltimore nun that opened up investigations into sexual abuse and a number of other crimes. The documentary dives into the possible reasons behind the murder and why it may have been covered up.
Gunz gets more than he bargained for in this comedy drama about a low-level pot dealer, who joins a local gang and bites off more than he can chew.
Aziz Ansari returns with the second season of his Netflix hit with Lena Waithe as Denise, the best friend to Ansari’s Dev. The two along with Ansari’s other besties explore life and dating as they navigate tricky situations.