March World Drama Highlights (and full list of releases).

March Highlights

Liberty MS Walter P. 01/03/2019
Norskov S2 Walter P. 01/03/2019
Secret City: Under the Eagle S2 Netflix 06/03/2019
Deutschland 86 S2 More4(WP) 08/03/2019
Immortals (Yasamayanlar) S1 Netflix 08/03/2019
Made in Heaven S1 Amazon 08/03/2019
Shadow S1 Netflix 08/03/2019
The Heart Guy (Doctor Doctor) S3 Drama Channel 10/03/2019
If I Hadn’t Met You (Si no t’hagues conegut) S1 Netflix 15/03/2019
Carlo & Malik (Nero a metà) Netflix 22/03/2019
Crime Diaries: The Candidate (Historia de un Crimen: Colosio) Netflix 22/03/2019
Delhi Crime S1 Netflix 22/03/2019
Most Beautiful Thing (Coisa Mais Linda) S1 Netflix 22/03/2019
Bitter Daisies (O sabor das margaridas) Netflix 29/03/2019
Osmosis S1 Netflix 29/03/2019

Other March releases

Northern Rescue S1 Netflix 01/03/2019
Resurrection: Ertugrul (Dirilis: Ertugrul) S3 Netflix 01/03/2019
ThirTEEN Terrors S1 Netflix 01/03/2019
The Secrets of Rocheville Manor (La Maison de Rocheville) S1 Amazon 02/03/2019
Rebellion (Resistance) S2 Netflix 04/03/2019
Bangkok Love Stories: Hey You! (Bangkok Rak Stories 2: Ao Hoey!) Netflix 08/03/2019
Bangkok Love Stories: Innocence (Bangkok Rak Stories 2: Mai Diang Sa) Netflix 08/03/2019
Disappearance (Ekhtefa’a) S1 Netflix 08/03/2019
The Confrontation (Al-Muwajaha) S1 Netflix 08/03/2019
Club Friday The Series 6 Netflix 09/03/2019
Mekimi (Makimi) MS My5 09/03/2019
Miguel MS My5 09/03/2019
Sirens (Betoolot) S1 My5 09/03/2019
Eugenie Nights (Lalayi Eugenie) S1 Netflix 11/03/2019
This Evening (Later Tonight) S1 Netflix 11/03/2019
More to Say (Ladina Aqwal Okhra) S1 Netflix 13/03/2019
The Land of Hypocrisy (Ard El-Nefaaq) S1 Netflix 13/03/2019
My Pride S1 Netflix 15/03/2019
The Mafia Dolls (Las muñecas de la mafia) S2* Netflix 15/03/2019
Green Door S1 Netflix 16/03/2019
February 9 (El Taseea Min February) S1 Netflix 20/03/2019
Fury (Lyutyy) S2 Amazon 20/03/2019
My Husband Won’t Fit (Otto no Chinpo ga Hairanai) S1 Netflix 20/03/2019
Officers’ Wives S1 Amazon 21/03/2019
Sky Court (Nebesnyy sud) S1 Amazon 21/03/2019
Stay Tuned (Channel wa Sonomama!!) S1 Netflix 21/03/2019
Trouble in Store (Delo gastronoma No. 1) S1 Amazon 21/03/2019
The 10 Sins (El-Khtaya El-Ashr) S1 Netflix 22/03/2019
Only You (Baciati dall’amore) S1 Amazon 25/03/2019
The Departed (Gorod) S2 Amazon 25/03/2019
The Eagle of El-Se’eed (Nesr El-Saeed) S1 Netflix 25/03/2019
The Golden Horde (Zolotaya Orda) S1 Amazon 25/03/2019
Whisper S1 Netflix 28/03/2019
The Terminal (Mahtet Entzar) S1 Netflix 29/03/2019
Lovey Dovey S1 Netflix 30/03/2019
Trailer Park Boys: The Animated Series S1 Netflix 31/03/2019

Ongoing Series

Romance is a Bonus Book S1 (Netflix, Saturday/Sunday) (to 17 March)
Trapped S2 (BBC4, Saturdays) (to 16 March)
Ride Upon the Storm S1 (Channel 4, Sundays) (to 31 March)
Coroner S1 (Universal TV, Mondays) (to 11 March)
Murdoch Mysteries S12 (Alibi, Mondays)
Rush S2/S3 (Alibi, Monday to Friday)
Frankie Drake Mysteries S2 (Alibi, Tuesdays) (to 26 March)
The Miracle S1 (Sky Atlantic, Tuesdays) (to 19 March)
Bite Club (Alibi, Wednesdays)
Burden of Truth (Universal TV, Thursdays)
The Crimson Rivers S1 (More4, Fridays) (to 1 March)

*In the following sections: clicking on the series name will usually take you to the imdb page, their mydramalist.com page (most Asian dramas) or their elcinema.com page (Arabic language dramas) and clicking on the name of the channel/streaming platform will take you to where you can watch (Now TV links are preferred for Sky shows) if available at time of posting. Trailers & other links are as indicated by the text. A credit here too for the uknewonnetflix.info and amzprime.maft.uk pages without which it would be just about impossible to keep track of the many new additions to the relevant streaming services that receive just about zero pre-promotion.

March Highlights – details

Liberty MS Walter P. 01/03/2019
Sofie Gråbøl and Connie Nielsen star in this complex Danish drama set among the Scandinavian expat community in Tanzania in the 1980s. Trailer.

Norskov S2 Walter P. 01/03/2019
The brooding Danish drama, in which a detective tries to clean up his home town’s drug problem, returns for a second season. Walter’s intro.

Secret City: Under the Eagle S2 Netflix 06/03/2019
A relentless muckraker pushes for truth and transparency in Australia’s corridors of political power, despite threats to her life and career. The Australian political thriller returns for a season 2. Trailer via this link.

Deutschland 86 S2 More4(WP) 08/03/2019
Stylish thriller, the sequel to Deutschland 83, in which an exiled Martin Rauch is conscripted into a plot to drum up hard currency abroad and keep the East German communist project afloat Trailer (from Sundance in the US).

Immortals (Yasamayanlar) S1 Netflix 08/03/2019
Driven by revenge, human-turned-vampire Mia sets out to vanquish Dmitry, a ruthless vampire leader who seeks an artifact that grants immortality. Turkish drama. Trailer.

Made in Heaven S1 Amazon 08/03/2019
Made In Heaven chronicles the lives of Tara and Karan, two wedding planners in Delhi. India is a potent blend of old and new. Tradition jostles with modern aspirations against the backdrop of big fat Indian weddings revealing many secrets and many lies. The supposedly liberal fabric of the upper crust unravels as the duo navigate through arranged marriages, dowry transactions and virginity tests. Trailer.

Shadow S1 Netflix 08/03/2019
Haunted by a tragic loss, an ex-cop with a rare inability to feel pain strikes out on his own to catch offenders who’ve eluded Johannesburg police. South African drama. Trailer.

The Heart Guy (Doctor Doctor) S3 Drama Channel 10/03/2019
Meet Doctor Hugh Knight – a rising star in the Sydney heart surgery ranks, who is gifted, charmed, hedonistic and infallible, until his world comes crashing down. Banned from surgery and forced to work as a local doctor, he retreats to his hometown of Whyhope, but finds that it is not the country escape he had in mind. Season 3 trailer.

If I Hadn’t Met You (Si no t’hagues conegut) S1 Netflix 15/03/2019
Eduard, a husband and father who loses his family in a tragic accident, travels to parallel universes to seek a better fate for his beloved wife. Catalan language drama.

Carlo & Malik (Nero a metà) Netflix 22/03/2019
A veteran homicide cop is forced to confront his own biases when he’s paired up with an Ivory Coast-born rookie on a string of murder cases in Rome. Italian crime drama.

Crime Diaries: The Candidate (Historia de un Crimen: Colosio) S1 Netflix 22/03/2019
Dramatization of Mexican presidential candidate Luis Donaldo Colosio’s 1994 assassination. Part of an anthology on unsolved crimes in Latin America. Trailer (no subtitles).

Delhi Crime S1 Netflix 22/03/2019
Indian drama series based on the shocking true events that saw Delhi reel in the aftermath of a gang rape. A female police officer leads an eye-opening search for the culprits. Interview with Richie Mehta from Sundance. Trailer.

Most Beautiful Thing (Coisa Mais Linda) S1 Netflix 22/03/2019
After her husband disappears, meek Maria Luiza turns his property into a bossa nova club and begins to come into her own as an independent woman. Brazilian original series. Trailer.

Bitter Daisies (O sabor das margaridas) Netflix 29/03/2019
While investigating the disappearance of a teen girl in a tight-knit Galician town, a Civil Guard officer uncovers secrets linked to a loss of her own. Gallego language drama from Spain. Trailer.

Osmosis S1 Netflix 29/03/2019
In Paris of the near future, a dating app matches singles with their soul mates by mining their brain data. But decoding true love comes at a price. French original series.

Other March releases – details

Northern Rescue S1 Netflix 01/03/2019
After the sudden death of his wife, search and rescue commander John West relocates with his three kids to his rural hometown of Turtle Island Bay. Canadian drama. Trailer via the Netflix link.

Resurrection: Ertugrul (Dirilis: Ertugrul) S3 Netflix 01/03/2019
When a good deed unwittingly endangers his clan, a 13th-century Turkish warrior agrees to fight a sultan’s enemies in exchange for new tribal land.

ThirTEEN Terrors S1 Netflix 01/03/2019
A group of teens searches for the dark truth behind their school’s mysterious and brutal history. Thai drama.

The Secrets of Rocheville Manor (La Maison de Rocheville) S1 Amazon 02/03/2019
In this family saga, spanning between 1893 and 1968, the destinies of the Rocheville and Cavalli families are intertwined. The masters and the servants are forever united in a tangled mystery that will take generations to unveil . . . but will the Rochevilles manage to hold on to their mansion and cleanse it of its sordid past? French miniseries.

Rebellion (Resistance) S2 Netflix 04/03/2019
As the world tries to recover from war, Ireland is beset by violence between British forces and the IRA. Freedom has its price. But so does loyalty. The sequel miniseries to Rebellion is set in late 1920. Trailer.

Bangkok Love Stories: Hey You! (Bangkok Rak Stories 2: Ao Hoey!) Netflix 08/03/2019
A loving couple become rivals when Belle opens a fusion bistro next to her ex-boyfriend Kram’s traditional restaurant in Bangkok’s chic Ari district.

Bangkok Love Stories: Innocence (Bangkok Rak Stories 2: Mai Diang Sa) Netflix 08/03/2019
From a teenage parkour enthusiast to a bawdy restaurateur, an eclectic group of characters find romance in Bangkok’s glittering Silom district.

Disappearance (Ekhtefa’a) S1 Netflix 08/03/2019
A university lecturer in Russia returns to Egypt after her husband’s sudden disappearance, uncovering further mysteries the more she investigates. Egyptian drama.

The Confrontation (Al-Muwajaha) S1 Netflix 08/03/2019
A woman struggling with sleep paralysis begins a complicated relationship with the director of a media company, whose colleagues conspire against him. Kuwaiti drama.

Club Friday The Series 6 Netflix 09/03/2019
Based on a Thai radio show that gives love advice to callers, this series dramatizes stories of infidelity, love triangles, sexual identity and more. The series contains nine individual stories running to four or five episodes each.

Mekimi (Makimi) MS My5 09/03/2019
A journey into the depths of Judaism from Tel Aviv to the desert, to Ukraine and back home. A religous mother and her daughter face the problems of discrimination. Israeli drama. Trailer.

Miguel MS My5 09/03/2019
Tom crosses the ocean to Guatemala and adopts Miguel, an opinionated 5 year old boy. Israeli drama.

Sirens (Betoolot) S1 My5 09/03/2019
When her twin washes up on shore, a cop uncovers her family’s secrets to find the killer. Israeli drama.

Eugenie Nights (Lalayi Eugenie) S1 Netflix 11/03/2019
In 1940s Port Said, Kariman finds comfort and solace in the arms of an unhappily married man, who also happens to be her abusive husband’s brother. Egyptian drama.

This Evening (Later Tonight) S1 Netflix 11/03/2019
The lives of a wealthy couple hiding their marital problems intersect with a group of hackers and the young women they exploit. Egyptian drama.

More to Say (Ladina Aqwal Okhra) S1 Netflix 13/03/2019
After her son dies in an accident, a legal consultant is forced to prove her innocence when she’s accused of his murder. Egyptian drama.

The Land of Hypocrisy (Ard El-Nefaaq) S1 Netflix 13/03/2019
A hardworking man in a thankless job meets a mysterious doctor who sells him powerful pills that throw his life into disarray. Egyptian drama.

My Pride S1 Netflix 15/03/2019
After their mother’s death, Amal and her brothers struggle to live with their authoritarian father, whose cruelty and and neglect break the family apart. Kuwaiti drama.

The Mafia Dolls (Las muñecas de la mafia) S2* Netflix 15/03/2019
This dramatic telenovela follows the tumultuous lives of the women who fall in — and out of — love with Colombia’s biggest drugs traffickers. Season 1 of this Colombian telenovela aired back in 2001 but it has now been picked up for a second season in co-operation with Netflix. Trailer.

Green Door S1 Netflix 16/03/2019
A troubled psychologist returns from the U.S. and sets up a clinic in Taiwan, where mysterious patients and uncanny events shed light on his murky past. Taiwanese drama.

February 9th (El Taseea Min February) S1 Netflix 20/03/2019
As a psychology professor faces Alzheimer’s, his daughter and her three close female friends experience romance, marriage, heartbreak and tragedy. Kuwaiti drama.

Fury (Lyutyy) S2 Amazon 20/03/2019
“In season 2 of “Fury”, Major Furin investigates the murder of a journalist, Kalashnikov. He faces a new deadly sporting drug, which may approach the market”. Russian drama.

My Husband Won’t Fit (Otto no Chinpo ga Hairanai) S1 Netflix 20/03/2019
Kumiko and Kenichi meet in college and build a happy marriage together. But over time, an unusual problem threatens to destroy their relationship. Japanese comedy drama.

Officers’ Wives S1 Amazon 21/03/2019
“This family saga, spanning several generations of women in the Antonov-Terekhov family, tells the story of the everyday lives of military wives set against the backdrop of historical events”. Russian drama.

Sky Court (Nebesnyy sud) S1 Amazon 21/03/2019
“Lawyers Andrei and Veniamin are friends who have much in common, but their work often puts them on different sides of the fence. The peculiarity of their position is that the trials in which they participate do not take place in earthly life, but in the afterlife. They participate in the Heavenly Court, deciding where to send the soul of a person after death”. Russian drama.

Stay Tuned (Channel wa Sonomama!!) S1 Netflix 21/03/2019
She’s the most unlikely candidate to ever stumble into the role of a reporter, and she’s keeping everyone on their toes with her eccentric ways. Japanese comedy.

Trouble in Store (Delo gastronoma No. 1) S1 Amazon 21/03/2019
“In the spring of 1982, as Brezhnev’s power was waning, Yuri Andropov decides to tackle corruption and apathy in the Soviet Union. A number of company directors were targeted, but Andropov’s first aim was to arrest Berkutov, director of the country’s First Yeliseyev Grocery Store”. Russian drama.

The 10 Sins (El-Khtaya El-Ashr) S1 Netflix 22/03/2019
In this social drama of sin and remorse, a man reels at the discovery that his wife has been unfaithful, and gives her an ultimatum. Bahraini drama.

Only You (Baciati dall’amore) S1 Amazon 25/03/2019
“Florist Carlo and biologist Valentina meet one day by chance and their lives change forever. He is the single father of five children, struggling every day with his cumbersome family. Valentina’s life isn’t much quieter. She’s the daughter of a prosecutor in the middle of a major trial against a mafia boss”. Italian mini-series from 2011.

The Departed (Gorod) S2 Amazon 25/03/2019
“It’s June 1965. Sometimes it’s tough, acting outside the law; sometimes by making deals with criminals, Rodion Stotsky, working as a police chief for three years, has turned Gurzuf into the most peaceful place of the Southern Coast of Crimea. However, at the beginning of the holiday season, several crimes occur over just a couple of days”. Russian drama.

The Eagle of El-Se’eed (Nesr El-Saeed) S1 Netflix 25/03/2019
A police officer and a drug lord become embroiled in a cycle of revenge, each man bent on taking the other down. Egyptian drama.

The Golden Horde (Zolotaya Orda) S1 Amazon 25/03/2019
“It’s the end of the thirteenth century. Ancient Russia is under Tatar-Mongol rule. Grand Prince Yaroslav dreams to unite the scattered Russian principalities and get rid of the hated Tataro-Mongols, but his own brother, the disgraced Prince Boris, and his eldest son Vladimir stand in the way”. Russian historical drama.

Whisper S1 Netflix 28/03/2019
On the heels of personal and professional setbacks, Detective Sin Yeong-ju and Judge Lee Dong-jun undertake to dismantle a powerful law firm. Korean drama.

The Terminal (Mahtet Entzar) S1 Netflix 29/03/2019
“Social pressure, a complicated past and a clash of values beset the life of a businessman and his family”. Kuwaiti drama.

Lovey Dovey S1 Netflix 30/03/2019
“When two brothers fall for two sisters, they quickly realize the age differences between them are too big to ignore”. Thai drama.

Trailer Park Boys: The Animated Series S1 Netflix 31/03/2019
The trailer park just got a lot weirder. Picking up where Season 12 left off — and higher than ever — the entire gang has turned into cartoons. Canadian comedy.

Ongoing Series – details

Romance is a Bonus Book S1 (Netflix, Saturday/Sunday) (to 17 March)
A gifted writer who’s the youngest editor-in-chief ever at his publishing company gets enmeshed in the life of a former copywriter desperate for a job. Korean romantic drama.

Trapped (Ófærð) S2 (BBC4, Saturdays) (to 16 March)
An attack on a politician forces Icelandic Chief of Police Andri Olaffson to return to the scene of events that still haunt him. Season 2 of the Icelandic crime drama. Season 2 trailer.

Ride Upon the Storm (Herrens veje) S1 (Channel 4, Sundays) (to 31 March)
Award winning Danish drama about a family of priests who can trace their church roots back for 250 years. Walter’s Intro

Coroner S1 (Universal TV, Mondays) (to 11 March)
A newly appointed coroner investigates a string of mysterious deaths in Toronto. 

Murdoch Mysteries S12 (Alibi, Mondays)
Based on Maureen Jennings’ award-winning novels, Murdoch Mysteries follows a pioneering detective in early 20th century Toronto, who uses his innovative forensic techniques to solve some of the city’s most gruesome murders. 

Rush S2/S3 (Alibi, Monday to Friday)
Starring Rodger Corser (The Heart Guy), Callan Mulvey (Underbelly) and Catherine McClements (Water Rats), Rush is a tense Australian action drama series set in a critical incident response police unit. 

Frankie Drake Mysteries S2 (Alibi, Tuesdays) (to 26 March)
Crime drama about the only female private detective agency in 1920s Toronto. 

The Miracle (Il miracolo) S1 (Sky Atlantic, Tuesdays) (to 19 March)
In Italy, the referendum that could bring the country out of Europe is round the corner. In eight days, four figures find themselves dealing with the biggest event of their existence; one capable of changing the world and that will change their lives forever. Trailer (Italian only).

Bite Club S1 (Alibi, Wednesdays)
After surviving a shark attack, two detectives join forces to hunt the ultimate predator. Australian crime drama.

Burden of Truth S2 (Universal TV, Thursdays)
Joanna Chang is assigned a case of a brilliant young Internet privacy activist who will turn everything in her new life upside down. Season 2 of the Canadian legal drama. Trailer

The Crimson Rivers (Les rivières pourpres) S1 (More4 (WP), Fridays) (to 1 March)
Two detectives tackle complex, brutal murder cases in this breathtaking French crime drama. Walter’s Intro.

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