Selling the OC, Unfrosted, and more Netflix movies and shows to watch this weekend (May 3)

Selling the OC. (L to R) Alex Hall, Tyler Stanaland in season 3 of Selling the OC. Cr. Courtesy of Netflix © 2024
Selling the OC. (L to R) Alex Hall, Tyler Stanaland in season 3 of Selling the OC. Cr. Courtesy of Netflix © 2024 /

Are you looking for some drama to add to your watch list this weekend? Well, the latest batch of Netflix new releases for the weekend includes plenty of drama, whether its from the latest season of a hit reality series or the newest miniseries that's sure to fire up both the top 10 and awards season.

Beyond two binge-worthy titles, a hilarious new movie about Pop-Tarts arrives for your weekend watching pleasure, plus there two comedy events you don't want to miss from John Mulaney and Tom Brady. There's something for everyone to dive into for maximum relaxation and unwinding.

Here are the new shows, movies, specials, and more to watch on Netflix this weekend!

Selling the OC season 3

Selling the OC. (L to R) Brandi Marshall, Lauren Brito, Polly Brindle, Alex Hall, Tyler Stanaland, Austin Victoria, Gio Helou in season 3 of Selling the OC. Cr. Courtesy of Netflix © 2024 /

The real estate drama continues in the third season of Selling Sunset offshoot Selling the OC, as the Oppenheim Group's agents in Orange County sell even more luxury homes and experience even more interpersonal ups and downs. Season 3 arrives on the heels on affair allegations against series star Tyler Stanaland, who left the real estate firm but will still appear in episodes of the new season as teased by preview images, like the one above. It's time for fans of the series to get the lowdown on all the latest Selling the OC rumors and scandals!

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UNFROSTED. (L to R) Christian Slater as Mike Diamond and Jerry Seinfeld (Director) as Bob Cabana in Unfrosted. Cr. John P. Johnson/Netflix © 2024. /

The biggest new release movie of the weekend comes from Seinfeld star Jerry Seinfeld who takes on both acting and directing roles in Unfrosted. The satirical comedy explores the origin story behind the rise of everyone's favorite breakfast pastry, the timeless Pop-Tart. Melissa McCarthy, Amy Schumer, Hugh Grant, Jim Gaffigan, and many more stars appear in Seinfeld's feature directorial debut. Grab your favorite Pop-Tart flavor (brown sugar cinnamon is elite) and watch the movie to find out how the delicious morning treat came to be.

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A Man in Full

A Man in Full. (L to R) Aml Ameen as Roger White, William Jackson Harper as Wes Jordan in episode 104 of A Man in Full. Cr. Mark Hill/Netflix © 2024 /

If your watch list has been devoid of a juicy new limited series to spend a weekend watching, then Netflix has given you quite the treat this weekend. A Man in Full stars Jeff Daniels, Tom Pelphrey, William Jackson Harper, Diane Lane, and Lucy Liu in a six-episode adaptation of Tom Wolfe's best-selling novel of the same name. Although it's garnering tepid reviews, those who love a thriller set in the business and political worlds, you're going to enjoy the rollercoaster brought on by talented performers and seasoned television writer David E. Kelley.

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John Mulaney Presents: Everybody's in LA

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During Netflix Is A Joke Fest, comedian John Mulaney's bringing his new series straight to the streamer LIVE! John Mulaney Presents: Everybody's in LA finds the actor and stand-up star exploring Los Angeles and featuring guests like David Letterman, Nate Bargatze, Jerry Seinfeld, Sarah Silverman, Bill Hader, and more recognizable faces. The six-episode series debuts on May 3 at 9:30 p.m. EDT according to Netflix, with new episodes airing May 6-10 at 7 p.m. PT. Don't miss the hilarity that will ensue live over six nights beginning this weekend!

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The Greatest Roast of All Time: Tom Brady

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Are you a football fan and always wanted to see Tom Brady roasted? Well, you're finally going to get your wish on Sunday, May 5 at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT on Netflix. The special live event will be hosted by Kevin Hart and will feature four of Brady's former teammates throwing barbs instead of footballs at the GOAT: Randy Moss, Rob Gronkowski, Julian Edelman, and Drew Bledsoe. It's sure to be a funny and unexpected live spectacle that sports fans won't want to miss.

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Even more new releases to watch on Netflix this weekend:

  • Blended
  • Blue Mountain State
  • Frankly Speaking
  • Heeramandi: The Diamond Bazaar
  • Jumanji
  • Kat Williams: Woke Foke
  • Mr. & Mrs. Smith
  • Outlander season 6
  • The Peanut Butter Falcon
  • Secrets of the Neanderthals
  • Shrek

What will you be watching on Netflix this weekend? Stay tuned for more news, updates, and recommendations from Netflix Life!

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