One of many new exhibits debuting as a part of the brand new lineup on The CW for 2021 is Kung Fu starring Olivia Liang and Shannon Dang. Will the brand new present be coming to Netflix like many different exhibits from The CW do? Let’s have a look.
The reply to the query on the high is it’s unclear at present however not anticipated. We’ll get extra into the main points in a second.
Kung Fu debuted on The CW on April seventh, has already been renewed for a second season, and reboots the traditional Seventies collection of the identical identify. Early critiques for the present haven’t been robust with acquainted criticisms laid towards modernized reboots.
Will Kung Fu be on Netflix in america?
Though Netflix does host an enormous variety of The CW’s present slate, newer titles that sadly will embody Kung Fu don’t mechanically come to Netflix. When the take care of Netflix lapsed back in 2019, it was acknowledged that every present can be distributed on a case-by-case foundation, nevertheless, that’s not likely been the truth because the deal lapsed.
Within the case of almost all The CW exhibits (which is collectively owned by Warner Brothers and ViacomCBS) they’ve been dealt to the streaming service which is owned by the present’s respective distributor.
During which case Kung Fu, the distributor for the collection is Warner Brothers that means that it’s greater than seemingly that it’ll find yourself on HBO Max finally however once more, that’s not confirmed and we’ll replace as soon as we be taught extra.
Within the meantime, you possibly can watch stay on The CW or use The CW Seed app to catch up.
Will Kung Fu be on Netflix Internationally?
Unclear proper now however unlikely. Most exhibits from The CW have gone unsold within the UK in recent times with a number of exceptions of Syfy choosing up among the extra sci-fi-leaning titles within the UK.
What to observe on Netflix as an alternative of Kung Fu
Should you’re wanting to observe one thing comparable on Netflix, we’ve obtained a number of ideas:
- Wu Assassins is a superb begin given it has a robust Asian solid and is concentrated on preventing (albeit with a a lot larger emphasis on supernatural components) and though a second season hasn’t been ordered, a film spin-off has.
- Cobra Kai is a fighting-orientated collection primarily based on a traditional IP though most would argue Cobra Kai does the unique rather more justice than Kung Fu.
- Netflix’s shortlived Marco Polo is our closing suggestion.
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