Mulaney has since become known for his excellent stand up specials, including New in Town and his previous Netflix special, The Comeback Kid. Awake: The Million Dollar Game on Netflix, contestants face tedious or uncomfortable challenges while sleep-deprived. The short preview showcases some of the most trying tasks that contestants will go through on the show’s shiny studio stage while struggling to keep their eyes open and on the ball (or egg as the task may be). by Marc Berman June 14, 2019, 6:46 am Netflix has released a trailer for the first season of 'Awake'. After a car accident takes the life of a family member, a police detective lives two alternating parallel lives, one with his wife and one with his son. Your Netflix subscription is charged at the beginning of your billing cycle and can take several days to appear on your account. The other shows on Netflix may not feature the inventive set-up that Awake has, but these shows could provide a salve to anyone looking for a game show that is heavy on challenges. Netflix Debuts Sci-Fi Series ‘Awake’ 'Marvel's Jessica Jones' Returns for Final Season on the Digital Streamer. Welcome to another weekly preview of what’s coming up on Netflix over the next 7 days. "Ultimately, [Awake] is a throwback to the crime thrillers of the 1990s and early 2000s, which isn't a bad thing but it hardly feels new. Awake (2012) is available on Netflix United States. A man wakes in a hospital bed with no recollection of who he is, and learns that he's wanted by the police for committing a series of murders. Directed by Aleksandr Chernyaev. His newest special for Netflix, 2018’s Kid Gorgeous, sees Mulaney tackling his standard set of issues like marriage while also discussing ideas like college and the current political system. With Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Francesca Eastwood, William Forsythe, Malik Yoba. Our Take: Awake: The Million Dollar Game is Netflix’s first shot at a traditional game show. So many titles, so much to experience. As a member, you are automatically charged once a month on the date you signed up. Movies move us like nothing else can, whether they’re scary, funny, dramatic, romantic or anywhere in-between. Below is the full preliminary list of everything new on Netflix between December 7th to December 13th, 2020.