Welcome to another great preview of 2023 and beyond where today we’ll look at Netflix’s upcoming slate of comedy series from the US, UK and indeed the world. We’ll be looking at all the new shows in development and also which comedy series are coming back for new seasons.
This is just one of several previews for 2023 that we have going on. If you’d like to see a list of all the shows we know of coming in 2023 or beyond, you can find the full list here.
Netflix comedy series renewed for new seasons
Before we dive into the new slate, let’s first take a look at which comedy series have been renewed for future seasons:
- Aggretsuko (Season 5) – One final season of the workplace anime comedy series that will premiere in February 2023.
- Back to 15 (Season 2) – Portuguese comedy series.
- Big Mouth (Season 7) – One of Netflix’s longest-running comedy series will return for new animated adventures.
- Emily in Paris (season 4) – Jax Media’s controversial but clearly beloved comedy-drama series is returning for a fourth entry.
- Looking for Ola (season 2) – Dramatic comedy in Arabic.
- How to Sell Drugs Online (Fast) (Season 4) –
- Human Resources (Season 2) – Adult animated comedy from the team behind Big Mouth.
- I think you should go with Tim Robinson (season 3) – Filming for the final season of Tim Robinson and Zach Kanin’s sketch show began in late 2022.
- I never (season 3) – Mindy Kaling’s coming-of-age comedy series concluding with its third and final season in 2023.
- Sex Education (Season 4) – Shooting throughout 2022, the new season of Sex Education is expected to hit Netflix in 2023.
- Suffocate Mother-in-Law (Season 2) – Sitcom in Portuguese.
- The Upshaws (Season 3) – Season 2 has been split into two parts and the multi-camera sitcom (one of Netflix’s few in the space) will return for new episodes in late 2023/2024.
New comedy series coming soon to Netflix
From A24 Television, Beef is a new comedy about two people who let a road rage incident consume their thoughts and actions. Lee Sung Jin is serving as creator and showrunner.
The new series stars Steven Yeun, Ashley Park, Maria Bello, Ione Skye, Ali Wong, and Andrew Santino.
From Higher Ground Productions (Obama’s company) and wiip, a new black comedy also rated as a black comedy filmed throughout the second half of 2022.
Jez Scharf is the show’s creator and executive producer, with Robyn Cara, Siobhán Cullen, Will Forte and Chris Walley starring.
From the creators of the comedy series Norsemen comes a new adult animated sitcom that has been in development for three years.
The series will follow Jonathan Fall, a naive and caring sea captain who unknowingly becomes the captain of a smuggling ship.
Given an initial order of 20 episodes, it is expected to be split into two parts.
Kapital Entertainment and Anonymous Content are behind this one-camera rom-com series that was first announced for Netflix in mid-2022.
The half-hour comedy is about a hopeless romantic and her best friends who become detectives while investigating a web of lies.
Heather Flanders, Melanie Frankel, Aaron Kaplan and Liz Friedlander are behind the new series.
Bandera Entertainment and Chernin Entertainment team up for a new animated comedy series based on the card game turned game on Netflix.
Set to premiere in 2023, the series follows the eternal conflict between Heaven and Hell as it reaches epic proportions when both God and the Devil are sent to Earth, in the bodies of husky housecats.
Lending their voices to the series are Tom Ellis, Abraham Lim, Lucy Liu, Ally Maki, Mark Proksch, and Sasheer Zamata.
Coming to Netflix in February 2023
Lauren Iungerich is bringing an On My Block spin-off to Netflix in the form of Freeridge. It’s set in the same location, but follows a new group of friends who suspect they may have cast a deadly curse.
Tenzing Norgay Trainor, Ciara Riley Wilson, Peggy Blow, Bryana Salaz and Bryana Salaz star.
Coming out of the UK and All3Media is a new comedy fantasy created by Charlie Covell. The new 60 minute series is a modern contemporary retelling of Greek mythology.
Among the cast of the new series are Cliff Curtis, Janet McTeer, David Thewlis, Jeff Goldblum, Debi Mazar, Robert Emms and Leila Farzad.
Announced in November 2022, this series, filmed in Puerto Rico, follows three friends who move from a small town to Miami, hoping to make it big in the reggaeton music scene.
Emma Ferreira, Tyler Dean Flores, Jordan Mendoza and Courtney Taylor to star.
no good deed
The creator of the fan favorite. dead to me is working on a new Netflix show!
In this new black comedy, you will see what happens when three different families seek to take over a Spanish villa.
The creators of Netflix’s Cobra Kai have their next show on Netflix under their Counterbalance Entertainment banner.
Filmed in Las Vegas, the new action comedy series follows an elite task force trying to track down a deadly terrorist network looking to blow up the gambling capital of the world.
Shelley Hennig, C. Thomas Howell, Nick Zano and Terrence Terrell to star.
Survival of the thickest
Michelle Buteau and Danielle Sanchez-Witzel are the creators and producers of this new comedy series from A24 Television.
Buteau will play Mavis Beaumont, who is plus-size and newly single, looking to put her life back together.
The Vince Staples Show
A biographical comedy series starring Vince Staples as himself and based on the real life of the rapper and actor.
Ian Edelman and Maurice Williams serve as showrunners on the series, which began production in January 2023.
that 90s show
Coming to Netflix in January 2023
We’re back in Wisconsin!
In this new spinoff sequel series, everyone has grown up, and we follow a new set of kids growing up in Point Place.
This new series, expected to arrive in March 2023, follows an introverted son who goes to work for his highly successful and eccentric father in order to save him and his successful biotech company from disaster.
Rob Lowe and his son John Owen Lowe to star.
Serving as a spin-off of the popular To All The Boys movies, this new series focuses on the character of Kitty and her quest to find love.
Along with the return of Anna Cathcart, the series will also feature Anthony Keyvan, Théo Augier, Ivan Melgares and Yunjin Kim.
Other Upcoming Netflix Comedy Series
- notes on love – Shondaland produced a comedy anthology series.
- Soup – Black comedy in Hindi.
- sun explorers – Jill E. Alexander is behind this comedy series that was first announced by Shondaland in July 2018.
- feature – Swedish comedy drama series from creator William Spetz.
- Untitled Elaine Ko Series – Mindy Kaling executive produces this new 10-episode sports comedy that follows the fictional governor of the NBA team, Eliza Reed.
- Untitled Kevin James Comedy Series – Kevin James will star in this Happy Madison series alongside Kieth Blum and Chris Titone.
- Untitled Regina Hicks series – From Higher Ground Productions, this comedy is about four middle-aged black women from Houston.
- wellmania – Australian comedy series starring Celeste Barber. It is expected to hit Netflix in March 2023.
- you are not special – Spanish-language coming-of-age comedy series.
Have we missed any major comedy series coming soon to Netflix? Let us know in the comments below.