New on Netflix today! June 26th, 2015

Mostly we've got a pile of garbage today, I lament to say. But among that garbage may be a diamond in the feces: a new documentary about that fantabulous songstress Nina Simone. So if ogling Katy Perry in her tour video doesn't do it for you, that alone should have you feeeeelin' good.

Movies


What Happened, Miss Simone? (2015)
101 min | Documentary

Director: Liz Garbus
Stars: Elisabeth Henry-Macari

A documentary about the life and legend Nina Simone, an American Singer, pianist, and civil rights activist labeled the "high Priestess of Soul."





Katy Perry: The Prismatic World Tour (2015)
TV Movie | TV-PG | 116 min | Music

Director: Russell Thomas
Stars: Katy Perry

A sensory explosion of eye-popping theatrics and infectious pop tracks that secured Perry's place as one of the most captivating performers working today. Directed for the stage by Baz Halpin, the tour is a collaboration with Katy that offers fans a visually stunning production that captures her fun-loving attitude and artistic appeal.



Television


DreamWorks Dragons (aka. Dragons: Race to the Edge) (2012—): Season 1
TV Series | TV-PG | 22 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

Stars: Jay Baruchel, America Ferrera, T.J. Miller

The further adventures of Hiccup and his friends on the Island of Berk.






Young & Hungry (2014—): Season 2
TV Series | 22 min | Comedy

Creator: David Holden
Stars: Emily Osments, Jonathan Sadowski, Aimee Carrero

A well-off young tech entrepreneur hires a feisty young food blogger to be his personal chef.