new girl was removed from Netflix internationally on January 1, 2022 with the only remaining region being Netflix US, but they won’t keep the series forever. We’ve learned that the current licensing deal means the series will leave Netflix US in April 2023.
The comedy sitcom, directed by Zooey Deschanel, aired on Fox between 2011 and 2018 and ran for seven seasons with a total of 146 episodes. The show was one of Fox’s key titles coming to Netflix annually at the time, and has streamed on Netflix in the US since 2014.
With 21st Century Fox’s parent company Disney now turning all the taps off when it comes to licensing to competing streamers (and forgoing a lot of revenue in many cases), new girl The time on Netflix is coming to an end soon.
when could new girl Leave Netflix US?
As mentioned above, Netflix US got the series annually after it aired on TV. This practice isn’t seen as much these days as Netflix focuses on its own original productions.
Season 6 was added to Netflix in April 2018, although at that time most of Fox’s library left Netflix. The final seventh season was added to Netflix US in April 2019.
The reason new girl What hasn’t left Netflix is that it wasn’t licensed to Netflix by 21st Century Fox, but by Disney-ABC Domestic Television.
In that case, we should look to other ABC shows licensed for Netflix when they depart. In case of There was once and Galavant who recently left.
In these cases, we’ve seen the titles disappear two years after the final season was added.
Instead we were told new girl currently considering removal from Netflix US on April 10, 2023.
To where new girl will go after it leaves Netflix remains to be seen. The logical place is Hulu, but we’ve seen several Disney-distributed shows relicensed to other carriers after that, so it’s too early to tell.
will new girl removed from other Netflix regions?
We originally thought the show wouldn’t be removed from Netflix internationally, as it was only re-licensed by Netflix in early 2020. That turned out to be false as the show was only licensed for a short term.
As confirmed by Unogs, between May 2020 and September 2020, the series was fully added to regions such as Canada, France, Hong Kong, the United Kingdom, South Korea and many European regions.
Unfortunately, as we now know new girl was removed from Netflix in all regions outside the United States on January 1, 2022.
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