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5 Series showing on Netflix in August

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By Vanessa Haber
10 Aug,2020

The best safest thing to do right now is enjoy indoor activities while avoiding any contact with strangers and crowded places, as coronavirus is still spreading outside. Listen to a useful podcast, or spend your free time reading an interesting book or follow up on the latest series coming this August on Netflix, which had been showing Saudi drama series and movies as well!

As for August’s newest releases on Netflix are the following:


The Rain


Six years after a rain-carried virus that wiped out nearly everybody, two Danish siblings emerge from their shelter where they have been staying, to join a group of fellow young survivors. Together they discover the abandoned land in search of signs of life. The survivors think they have been set free from societal rules of the past, but the post-apocalyptic world is still filled with love, jealousy and other dilemmas.

Showing on 6 August.




Alta Mar


After the death of their father, both sisters Eva and Carolina Villanueva decided to travel in a luxury ship from Spain to Brazil in the late 1940s. However, they become involved in an investigation of mysterious deaths that occurred during the trip.

Showing on 7 August.



Glow up


It is a TV show series that bring makeup artists contestants to participate in weekly challenges, to win a career-making opportunity in the beauty industry, which are judged by makeup professionals Dominic Skinner from MAC Cosmetics and Val Garland from l’Oreal Paris, as well as weekly guest stars.

Showing on 14 August.






Lucifer Morningstar moves out from Hell to Los Angeles where he runs his own nightclub. However, he finds himself involved with the local police, helping them in solving the trickiest criminal cases. In season 5, the story reveals a big twist, as a figure in Lucifer’s past returns to cause mayhem.

Showing on 21 August.







Elodie, Moe, and Tabitha become friends after finding out that they all have a shoplifting habit. However, they kept their friendship a secret at school, where each one has a different persona: Elodie is an introvert, Moe has a punk style, and Tabitha comes from a wealthy family. Also, each one of them finds in the others strength as they try to solve their own life problems.

Showing on 25 August.