Netflix Previews All-Star Film Lineup for the Summer

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On Wednesday, Netflix announced its summer film roundup, with features starring Jamie Foxx, Kevin Hart, Meagan Good, Niecy Nash and more.

Netflix has a big summer ahead. On Wednesday, the streaming platform announced its star-studded summer film lineup including Day Shift starring Jamie Foxx, Me Time with Kevin Hart and Mark Wahlburg along with Beauty starring Niecy Nash.

In Day Shift, directed by J.J. Perry, Foxx stars as a vampire hunter who disguises his nighttime gig as pool cleaner during the day.

After premiering at Tribeca Film Festival earlier this month, Jennifer Lopez documentary Halftime will also release on Netflix. Directed by Amanda Micheli, the film chronicles Lopez’s career as a pop star and film icon, per Variety.

Written and co-produced by Lena WaitheBeauty follows a young singer on the verge of stardom in the 1980s. The film stars Niecy Nash – whose hit TNT series Claws ended in February – Giancarlo Esposito and Gracie Marie Bradley, who plays the film’s protagonist.

Netflix will offer the remainder of its 2022 films later in the year, including Knives Out 2, The Cloned Tyrone and Wendell & Wild.

Check out the full Netflix United States summer lineup:

Along For The Ride – May 6

Operation Mincemeat – May 11

Senior Year – May 13

A Perfect Pairing – May 19

Intercepter – June 3

Hustle – June 8

Halftime – June 14

Spiderhead – June 17

Civil – June 19

Hello, Goodbye, And Everything In Between – July 6

The Sea Beast – July 8

Persuasion – July 15

The Gray Man – July 22

Purple Hearts – July 29

Rise of The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Movie – August 5

13: The Musical – August 12

Day Shift – August 12

Me Time – August 26

Love In The Villa – September 1

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