Here are the best Netflix original documentary series currently streaming online on Netflix, ranked from the most popular to the least by the Ranker community. This list shows all Netflix original docu-series on Netflix Instant. Also check out the best Netflix original movies and the best Netflix original documentaries. Original Netflix docuseries cover nearly anything you're curious to learn more about, from true crime to natural history and the stars.
The latest and newest netflix documentary series cover murder cases, cooking, foods from around the world, sports, and science. Featuring Russell Peters, Chelsea Handler, Guillermo del Toro, and more, must-watch Netflix original docu-series include Five Came Back, Chef's Table, Making a Murderer, and Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness.
Netflix is quickly becoming a successful independent movie studio by producing quality documentary shows. Most anticipated Netflix original documentary series include Hot Girls Wanted: Turned On, which is based on the critically acclaimed Netflix original documentary film.
Sometimes there's nothing better than to just binge watch Netflix originals and chill. Which Netflix original docu-series is the best? From Abstract: The Art of Design to Captive to Dirty Money, they're all here for the Ranker community to vote on. If there's a Netflix original documentary series that you don't see, feel free to add it to the list, but make sure that it's currently streaming on Netflix. Vote up your favorites and vote down the ones you don't think are so good.
- Evil Genius is a 2018 crime docuseries directed by Trey Borzillieri and Barbara Schroeder. The... more
The KeepersGemma Hoskins, Abbie SchaubThe Keepers (Netflix, 2017) is a seven-episode American documentary web series. It explores... more
- 2,671679Making a Murderer (Netflix, 2015) is a crime documentary series written and directed by Laura... more
- 650158Drug Lords (Netflix, 2018) is a documentary series exploring the stories of history's most... more
Somebody Feed PhilPhilip RosenthalSomebody Feed Phil (Netflix, 2018) is a travel documentary series directed by John Bedolis.... more
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- 386117Five Came Back (2017, Netflix) is a three-part American documentary based on the 2014 book... more
- 613234Wild Wild Country (Netflix, 2018) is a documentary series directed by Maclain and Chapman Way.... more
- 770330The Confession Tapes (Netflix, 2017) is a true crime television documentary series created by... more
- 861383Flint Town (Netflix, 2018) is an eight-episode American documentary television series that... more
- 403153White Rabbit Project is a 2016 Netflix series starring Grant Imahara, Tory Belleci, and Kari... more
- 778379The Toys That Made Us (Netflix, 2017) is a documentary series on the minds behind history's... more
- 496260Dirty Money (Netflix, 2018) is an American documentary television series documenting various... more
- 467246Last Chance U is a 2016 documentary series produced by Netflix showcasing the 2015 American... more
- 578318Girls Incarcerated (Netflix, 2018) is a coming-of-age documentary series about troubled girls... more
DopeDope (Netflix, 2017) is an American crime documentary television series. Filmed from the... more
- 467300Chef's Table (Netflix, 2015) is an American documentary web series released on Netflix. Each... more
- 378268Rotten (Netflix, 2018) is a documentary series that dives deep into the food production... more
- 238162Roman Empire (Netflix, 2016) is an American/Canadia docuseries directed by Richard Lopez, and... more
- 269191Wormwood (Netflix, 2017) is an American six-part docudrama miniseries directed by Errol... more
- 216153Shot in the Dark (Netflix, 2017) is an American documentary television series directed by Jeff... more
- 465Don't F**k With Cats: Hunting An Internet Killer (Netflix, 2019) is an American true crime... more
- 210150Jack Whitehall: Travels with My Father (Netflix, 2017) is a travel documentary/road trip... more
- 269204Ugly Delicious (Netflix, 2018) is a food and travel documentary series. Hosted by David Chang,... more
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