What’s new on Netflix Canada May 2023 and what’s leaving

By Alexandra Heilbron on April 28, 2023 | Leave a Comment

What's New on Netflix May 2023This month Netflix offers new movies such as The Mother, starring Jennifer Lopez as an assassin, and several new series, including FUBAR starring Arnold Schwarzenegger as a CIA operative who learns his daughter has also secretly been working for the CIA, plus plenty of documentaries, comedy specials and animated shows for the kids. Scroll down for everything that’s coming to the streamer — as well as what’s leaving and click here to scroll through our Netflix May 2023 photo gallery, with a photo and description for each show. ~Alexandra Heilbron

New and Returning Series

Queen Charlotte: A Bridgerton Story – May 4
Young Queen Charlotte’s marriage to King George of England sparks an epic love story and transforms high society in this Bridgerton universe prequel.

XO, Kitty – May 17
A new love story unfolds when teen matchmaker Kitty (Anna Cathcart) reunites with her long-distance boyfriend at the same Seoul high school attended by her late mother.

FUBAR – May 24 
When a father (Arnold Schwarzenegger) and daughter (Monica Barbaro) learn that they’ve each secretly been working as CIA Operatives for years, they realize their entire relationship has been a lie and they truly don’t know one another at all. However, they may get the chance when they’re forced to team up as partners.

New Films

The Mother – May 12
A deadly female assassin (Jennifer Lopez) comes out of hiding to protect the daughter that she gave up years before, while on the run from dangerous men.

Tin & Tina – May 26
After a traumatic miscarriage, a young couple adopts two peculiar twins from a convent whose obsession with religion soon disturbs the family.


Missing: Dead or Alive? – May 10
Follow officers from a South Carolina sheriff’s department as they urgently search for individuals who’ve disappeared under troubling circumstances.

Queen Cleopatra – May 10
From Executive Producer Jada Pinkett Smith comes a documentary series exploring the lives of prominent and iconic African Queens. This season will feature Queen Cleopatra, the world’s most famous, powerful, and misunderstood woman — a daring queen whose beauty and romances came to overshadow her real asset: her intellect.

Anna Nicole Smith: You Don’t Know Me – May 16
From the heights of her modeling fame to her tragic death, this documentary reveals Anna Nicole Smith through the eyes of the people closest to her.

MerPeople – May 23
MerPeople dives into the world of underwater performers who have turned their love for the mystical sea creatures into real-world careers. From putting on small-town shows in Florida, to the crowning of the King and Queen of the Seas in the Bahamas, this series takes you on a journey in a world where fantasy becomes reality.

Victim/Suspect – May 23
When a journalist digs into a case of a woman charged with falsely reporting a rape, a pattern emerges: authorities turning the tables on victims.

For Kids

Spirit Rangers: Season 2 – May 8
Eddy, Summer and Kodi are back in action at Xus National Park, learning about nature on exciting adventures with new visitors — and old friends, too!

Kitti Katz – May 17
Three teenage girls transform into fierce feline superheroes to save the world from an evil Egyptian goddess — and still have time for soccer practice.

The Creature Cases: Chapter 3 – May 22
Sam and Kit are back to collect the clues and solve more animal mysteries from around the world with new cases, new rides and new creature pals!

May 1
3 Ninjas: Kick Back
American Gangster
Blood Quantum
The Butterfly Effect
Fifty Shades of Grey
Hell or High Water
How to Be Single
Little Fockers
Meet the Fockers
Meet the Parents
Pacific Rim
Rainbow High: Season 3
Simply Irresistible
Stuart Little

May 2
Love Village
The Tailor

May 3
Jewish Matchmaking

May 4
The Flash: Season 9
Larva Family
Queen Charlotte: A Bridgerton Story

May 7
Mamma Mia!

May 8
Spirit Rangers: Season 2

May 9
Hannah Gadsby: Something Special

May 10
Dance Brothers
Missing: Dead or Alive?
Queen Cleopatra

May 11
Royalteen: Princess Margrethe
Ultraman: Season 3

May 12
Black Knight
Call Me Kate
The Mother
Queer Eye: Season 7

May 14
The 40-Year-Old Virgin

May 15
Book Club
The Boss Baby: Family Business
Nitro Rush
Side Effects
Wind River

May 16
Anna Nicole Smith: You Don’t Know Me
Instant Family
Ted 2

May 17
Faithfully Yours
McGregor Forever
Rhythm + Flow France: Season 2
Working: What We Do All Day

May 18
Kitti Katz
XO, Kitty
Yakitori: Soldiers of Misfortune

May 19
Kathal – A Jackfruit Mystery
Selling Sunset: Season 6
Young, Famous & African: Season 2

May 21
A Dark Truth
Jack Reacher
Jack Reacher: Never Go Back
Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron
You’ve Got Mail

May 22
The Boss Baby
The Creature Cases: Chapter 3

May 23
Wanda Sykes: I’m An Entertainer

May 24
Hard Feelings
Mother’s Day
The Ultimatum: Queer Love

May 25

May 26
Barbecue Showdown: Season 2
Blood & Gold
Tin & Tina
Turn of the Tide

May 28

May 30
I Think You Should Leave with Tim Robinson: Season 3

May 31
Mixed by Erry

Last Call

Leaving May 7
Star: Seasons 1-3

Leaving May 10
Bordertown: Seasons 1-3

Leaving May 20
The 100: Seasons 1-7

Leaving May 31
Billy Madison
Full House: Seasons 1-8
Midnight Diner: Seasons 1-3

Comments & Discussion

  1. There are no comments yet, why not be the first?

Join The Conversation:

Similar Articles

What to watch at home this week – June 17 to 23

June 17, 2024 | Leave a Comment

See what’s new this week on streaming services such as Netflix, Prime Video, Disney+, Apple TV+, Paramount+ and more, plus new home releases.

What to watch at home this week – June 10 to 16

June 10, 2024 | 1 Comment

Check what’s new this week on streaming services such as Netflix, Prime Video, Disney+, Apple TV+, Paramount+ and more, plus new DVD and Blu-ray releases.

What to watch at home this week – June 3 to 9

June 3, 2024 | Leave a Comment

Find out what’s new this week on streaming services such as Netflix, Prime Video, Disney+, Apple TV+, Paramount+ and more, plus new DVD and Blu-ray releases.

 Change Location