Netflix sets dates for “OITNB” “Love,” “Kimmy Schmidt” and more
Netflix revealed a wide-array of premiere dates and details on the company’s most popular series, as well as a few new ones expected to begin later this year.
The company confirmed today that Season 4 of “Orange is the New Black” will become available starting on June 17 at 12:01 a.m. PT. Also announced was “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt” Season 2, the long-awaited follow up season is now scheduled to begin on April 15, 2016 at 12:01 a.m. PT. Another one of Netflix’s popular series is returning in the summer as well, “Grace and Frankie” season 2 will become available on May 6, 2016.
The new series from Ashton Kutcher called “The Ranch” now has a premiere date, the series will land on Netflix on April 1, 2016. Netflix also confirmed that Marvel’s “Jessica Jones” will be getting a season 2, though few doubted the popular show wouldn’t be returning. Marvel will also be producing more “Daredevil” on March 18 and new series are coming out starring “Luke Cage” and “Iron Fist”. A “Punisher” series is also expected to begin on the service.
There will be eight-episode in season one of “Stranger Things,” starring Winona Ryder, that series will begin on July 15, 2016. Netflix also confirmed that Baz Luhrmann’s “The Get Down” will debut on August 12, 2016 at 12:01am PT. A new comedy from Will Arnett is also set to be released, that series is called “Flaked” and it will appear on March 11, 2016.
Netflix also debuted a trailer for “Love” (shown above) which was created, written and executive produced by Judd Apatow, Paul Rust and Lesley Arfin. The series stars Paul Rust and Gillian Jacobs. Brent Forrester and Dean Holland are attached as executive producers. The first 10 episodes will be available on February 19, 2016.
“LOVE” follows Gus and Mickey as they navigate the exhilarations and humiliations of intimacy, commitment, and other things they were hoping to avoid. Having recently ended their respective dysfunctional relationships, Gus and Mickey meet each other by chance at a convenience store and forge a connection in the mending of their broken hearts and egos.