11 Native Spanish Shows on Netflix for Teenagers (14+) (2023)

11 Native Spanish Shows on Netflix for Teenagers (14+) (1)

April 6, 2021 by Tara Faires Our Top Picks 0 comments

Do you need some new and interesting Spanish shows on Netflix to watch?

Get ready and plan for hours of fun and entertaining original Spanish content from Spain, Mexico, Colombia, and Guatemala.

Please note: the shows on this list are for teenage audiences aged 14 and older. All ratings are clearly stated as TV-14. Learn more about the Netflix maturity rating system.

Keep reading for a curated list of 11 Spanish shows on Netflix that are perfect for binge watching!

Learn Spanish While Binge Watching Shows on Netflix

Endless benefits result from watching TV and movies in Spanish, such as hearing the rhythm and sounds of the way Spanish is spoken, picking up slang words, and having an opportunity to enjoy real Spanish since the script is made for native-speakers, not language-learners.

Most of the movies and TV shows on this list have Spanish audio with English subtitles, and this is beneficial to learning Spanish! They combine audio in a new language with written words in your native language and will train your ear to the sound of Spanish while increasing your comprehension.

To learn more, read Learning Spanish by Watching TV. Learn Spanish Your Way

Don’t miss out on an exciting opportunity to begin your language journey with Spanish shows on Netflix!

11 Spanish Shows on Netflix for Teenagers

Here’s an amazing selection of Spanish shows on Netflix to watch and enjoy. I’m providing the key information about each show: country of origin, genre, rating, and plot overview.

Don’t miss out on these Spanish shows!

1. Lo más sencillo es complicarlo todo

Rating: TV-14

Country of Origin: Mexico

Genre: Romantic Comedy

Media Type: Movie

Year: 2018

Described as witty, quirky, goofy, and romantic. 17-year old Renata learns that the man she is infatuated with on the nightly news will soon be getting married! She and her best friend try to do everything they can to stop it. Does she succeed, or do things get super loco?

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2. Silvana sin lana

Rating: TV-14

Country of Origin: Colombia

Genre: Romantic Drama

Media Type: TV Show, 1 season

Year: 2016

One of the funniest Spanish shows on Netflix! Imagine being super rich and enjoying a life of luxury, only to discover your husband has been breaking the law and you will now lose all your lana (cash).

This is one of those Spanish shows on Netflix you will want to watch! Follow along as this funny family joins the working class and tries to survive on less. ¡Qué lástima!

3. Hacerse mayor y otros problemas

Rating: TV-14

Country of Origin: Spain

Genre: Drama, Comedy

Media Type: Movie

Year: 2018

A 30-something mamá con bebe en camino (mom with a baby on the way) chooses her two best friends to be the godparents. They comically figure out how to take on this responsibility without steady partners or incomes. How do they make this new role work?

4. Los Briceño, The Road to Love

Rating: TV-14

Country of Origin: Colombia

Genre: Romantic Drama, Comedy

Media Type: TV Show, 1 season

Year: 2019

The Briceño family is harassed by a loan shark who tries to seize their prized semi-truck. La hija de la familia, Chiqui, does everything she can to stop the truck from being confiscated. Don’t miss this; it’s one of the best Spanish shows on Netflix!

5. Como caído del cielo

Rating: TV-14

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Country of Origin: Mexico

Genre: Romantic Comedy

Media Type: Movie

Year: 2019

Pedro Infante was a true Mexican idol! This funny story imagines that he has been in purgatory for 60 years, as he wasn’t allowed to go to heaven because of his womanizing ways. He gets a second chance as a mortal by taking on the persona of a person impersonating himself! Returning as Pedro Guadalupe Ramos, he chooses a different path to earn his right to heaven.

6. Siempre Bruja

Rating: TV-14

Country of Origin: Colombia

Genre: Fantasy, Teen Telenovela

Media Type: TV Show, 3 seasons

Year: 2020

Based on the book, Yo, Bruja by Isidora Chacón and set in colonial 1646 Cartagena. Carmen Eguiluz is accused of witchcraft and is set to burn at the stake. However, she escapes death and time-travels to 2019.

7. No estaba muerto andaba de parranda

Rating: TV-14

Country of Origin: Colombia

Genre: Comedy

Media Type: Movie

Year: 2020

An accountant at a dead-end job learns he has little time left on Earth. He doesn’t want to waste any more time with mundane days and travels to Europe with a friend to spend the rest of his life living it up! That’s not all, he also tries to pull off a money scheme in his final days. This funny movie is worth the watch!

8. Embarazada por obra y gracia, Holy expectations

Rating: TV-14

Country of Origin: Colombia

Genre: Comedy, Musical

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Media Type: Movie

Year: 2019

A young girl faints, lands in the hospital, and learns she has a short life expectancy. She decides to use her faith and imagination to live life beautifully in her last days. This faith-based farce reinvents the Nativity story in modern-day Colombia.

9. Lorena – Light Footed Woman

Rating: TV-G

Country of Origin: Mexico

Genre: Documentary

Media Type: Short Movie

Year: 2019

An indigenous Mexican woman seeks to reach her goal of being an ultramarathon runner despite all odds and limited resources. This is a feel-good story that will leave you with a smile on your face.

10. Andes Mágicos

Rating: TV-G

Country of Origin: Andes Mountain Range – Argentina to Chile

Genre: Documentary

Media Type: TV Show, 1 season

Year: 2019

Some of the best Spanish shows on Netflix are documentaries. Begin by visiting Tierra del Fuego, the southernmost point of South America, and travel north along the Andes to learn about its incredible culture and dynamic landscape.

11. Guatemala, corazón del mundo Maya

Rating: TV-G

Country of Origin: Guatemala

Genre: Documentary

Media Type: Movie

Year: 2019

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I had to include this because it is about the beautiful lands and cultures that make up Guatemala. And, if you study with one of our native Guatemalan teachers, then this is a great opportunity to learn more about the country’s ancient history.

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What should I watch on Netflix 14? ›

TV for Teens
  • Wednesday.
  • Stranger Things.
  • Gilmore Girls.
  • All American.
  • Elite.
  • 13 Reasons Why.
  • Riverdale.
  • Blood & Water.

How old is a tween? ›

The "tween years" can be challenging for both children and their parents. Young adolescents are continuing to explore their community and world and beginning to develop unique identities separate from their parents.

What is rated R Netflix? ›

RRestricted. May be inappropriate for ages under 17.
TV-MAFor Mature Audiences
NC-17Inappropriate for ages 17 and under

What is 13 reasons why age rating? ›

Warning: Graphic Content

First, let's talk about the TV-MA rating of the series. MA stands for mature audiences. This rating means a show is unsuitable for anyone under the age of 17. According to Common Sense Media, the film graphically portrays bullying, rape, sexual assault, and suicide.

Is Jane the Virgin suitable for 14 year olds? ›

I personally think that this TV show is perfect for 13 year olds and up. The only con side to this age rating is that there is too much hints to sex. Other than that, my kids at home loved it, as I loved it to.

Is the end of the F World appropriate for 14 year olds? ›

18+ only, nothing less. Once again, crimes against humanity committed. Many gross scenes. No role models.

What are Spanish shows called? ›

A telenovela is a type of a television serial drama or soap opera produced primarily in Latin America. The word combines tele (for "television") and novela (meaning "novel").

How do you say Netflix in Spanish? ›

  1. SpanishDict Phonetic Alphabet (SPA) neht. - fleeks.
  2. International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) net. - fliks.
  3. Spanish Alphabet (ABC) Net. - flix.

Is a 14 year old allowed to watch a 15? ›

15 – for 15 year-olds and over

No one younger than 15 can go and see a 15 rated film in the cinema. No one younger than 15 may rent or buy a 15 rated video, DVD or download.

Can a 13 year old watch dark? ›

Dark is Dark

Not for viewers under the age 18. It is rated MA, so yes the audience should be mature, ie. have some serious life experience, before digesting this Dark series.

Can you watch a 15 if your 13? ›

No one younger than 15 may see a 15 film in a cinema. No one younger than 18 may see an 18 film in a cinema.

What is a 7 year old called? ›

Middle Childhood (6-8 years of age)

What do 8 year olds call? ›

Quick Read. Kids between 8 and 12 are called “tweens” because they are in between children and teenagers. It's very normal for kids this age to start to move from being very close to parents to wanting to be more independent. But they still need a lot of help from their parents.

What is 9 year old called? ›

A tween (pre-teen) is a child who's between the stages of childhood and adolescence. It's this “in-between” stage that the name “tween” is derived from. The term was first coined in the late 1980s. Children enter their tween years somewhere around ages 9 to 12 years old.

Can a 7 year old watch rated R? ›

Never allow a child who is under 13 years old to see any R-rated film, no matter how liberal you may be about nudity and profanity. If your child is 13 to 16 years old, carefully consider his maturity and sensitivity when you are deciding whether he is ready to view some of these movies with you.

What is rated S? ›

TV Parental Guidelines may have one or more letters added to the basic rating to let parents know when a show may contain violence, sex, adult language, or suggestive dialogue. D – suggestive dialogue (usually means talks about sex) L – coarse or crude language. S – sexual situations. V – violence.

Is Venom ok for 13 year olds? ›

Although Venom has some funny one-liners and the tone is light, it also has a lot of violence without real consequences, including torture. In fact, some of the scenes are more like something from a horror movie. This movie deserves its M rating and it isn't recommended for children under 13 years.

Is Hannah appropriate for 11 year olds? ›

HANNA is for an older crowd. HANNA has a rating of 16+ and 18+ depending on each episode. There is a lot of graphic violence, and some emotionally gutting scenes.

Is 15 Year Old appropriate? ›

For young adults who enjoy a dark twisted story, I highly recommend this dark psychological drama. For those under 18 or squeamish of sex and violence however, this would be one to skip.

Can a 14 year old watch The L Word? ›

Though it has flaws, and is too much for tweens and younger, I would definitely let anyone 13+ watch it. After letting my 13 year daughter (she's lesbian) she was extremely grateful as she barely sees lesbians on tv in relationships or happy.

Is love Victor appropriate for 14 year olds? ›

Good for age 12+ if they are emotionally mature

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Is Red Queen appropriate for 14 year olds? ›

But I would still keep this away from kids that aren't at least fourteen. Some of the violence was a little bit graphic, when they go into detail about the color of the blood. Probably high-schoolers would be able to best understand this book.

What age is appropriate for G? ›

G: Appropriate for people of all ages. PG 12: Parental guidance is required for children under the age of 12. R 15+: People aged 15 and above will be admitted.

Is Stranger Things OK for an 11 year old? ›

Stranger Things is rated TV-14.

Overall, the nonprofit notes it's best for kids 13 and older.

What age is appropriate to watch Stranger Things? ›

Despite the scary, disturbing and otherwise crass content present in the Netflix original series, “Stranger Things,” the show still holds a TV-14 rating.

How many Spanish shows are on Netflix? ›

There are 485 Spanish movies and series currently on Netflix.

Are there any Spanish shows on Netflix? ›

Plus, there are tons of Spanish shows that dive into the legacies of iconic musicians like Selena Quintanilla, Luis Miguel, and Jenni Rivera. Ahead, find the best Spanish shows on Netflix that you won't get enough of.

What should I watch in Spanish? ›

34 Entertaining Spanish TV Shows
  • “La casa de papel” (Money Heist) ...
  • “La casa de las flores” (The House of Flowers) ...
  • “Luis Miguel, la serie” (Luis Miguel – The Series) ...
  • “Élite” (Elite) ...
  • “La reina del flow” (The Queen of Flow) ...
  • “Sin senos sí hay paraíso” (Without Breasts, There Is Paradise) ...
  • “Fugitiva” (Fugitive) ...
  • “El Chapo”
12 Nov 2022

Does watching Netflix in Spanish help? ›

Watching movies and TV in Spanish a great way to immerse yourself and improve your fluency. It helps strengthen your vocabulary by introducing new words and using ones you may already know.

Can you translate Netflix? ›

iPhone, iPad, Android phone or tablet

Select the profile you want to edit. Tap Display Language. Select a language. The new language will automatically save.

What age is Netflix Jr for? ›

Built for kids ages two to five, its issues will include games, stories, stickers, crafts and activities based on preschool series and characters from popular Netflix shows. Families can access the magazine online through Netflix Jr.'s website.

How do I find secret channels on Netflix? ›

How the secret Netflix codes work
  1. Asian Action Movies (77232)
  2. Classic Action & Adventure (46576)
  3. Action Comedies (43040)
  4. Action Thrillers (43048)
  5. Adventures (7442)
  6. Comic Book and Superhero Movies (10118)
  7. Westerns (7700)
  8. Spy Action & Adventure (10702)
11 May 2022

Does Netflix have inappropriate shows? ›

Netflix has lots of kids shows but it also has adult shows too. If you are nervous to have your kids watch Netflix then just turn on parental controls so they can't click on any shows that aren't kid-friendly.

Can a 7 year old watch 15? ›

No one younger than 12 may see a 12A film in a cinema unless accompanied by an adult. Adults planning to take a child under 12 to view a 12A film should consider whether the film is suitable for that child. No one younger than 15 may see a 15 film in a cinema.

What age is rated R movies? ›

R: Restricted - Under 17 requires accompanying parent or guardian. Children under 17 are not allowed to attend R-rated movies unless accompanied by a parent or legal guardian 25 years of age or older. Please be prepared to show an ID at the theatre.

Do cinemas check age? ›

Our staff are legally required to ask for proof that you are old enough to watch an age restricted film if they have any doubt. In order to prove your age we require official I.D. that includes a photo and date of birth such as a passport or driver's license.

Is the ring ok for 12 year old? ›

I recently watched this with my 12 year old kid and he loved this movie. It had nothing bad in it, there was no sex/nudity, no F-words or any other extreme language, no drugs, no gore, but lots of terror. It was really scary for a PG-13 movie but it had nothing bad in it, just scary. 4 people found this helpful.

What age is scary movie? ›

I recommend this 13+ as long as they are mature enough, during sex scenes I would look away just as they can easily too. If your kids know what the jokes in the movie means then they are old enough to watch it, if they find it entertaining/funny which is the purpose of watching the movie.

Why is I am not okay with this a 15? ›

Language is frequent: "f--k," "f--king," "s--tty," "badass," "d--khead." A character can move things without touching them and experiences surges of power when angry. Expect fantasy violence, which can be bloody and harmful to others.

Can I take a 9 year old to a 12A? ›

Films classified 12A and video works classified 12 contain material that is not generally suitable for children aged under 12. No one younger than 12 may see a 12A film in a cinema unless accompanied by an adult.

Can I take my 6 year old to a PG 13 movie? ›

Parents are urged to be cautious. Some material may be inappropriate for pre-teenagers. While The Motion Picture Association of America recommends that children under 13 do not see PG-13 movies, there is no magical age.

Can 14 year olds watch it? ›

Great film, but not for kids under 13

I recommend this film to everyone who loves slightly disturbing films and TV shows like me but for anyone under the age of 13 you really should not watch it. It's very gory and contains adult language.

What movie should a 14 year old watch? ›

Best movies for teens to add to your watch list
  • Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001) ...
  • The Mitchells vs the Machines (2021) ...
  • The Baby-Sitters Club (1995) ...
  • Queen of Katwe (2016) ...
  • The Goonies (1985) ...
  • Adventures in Babysitting (1987) ...
  • The Princess Diaries (2001) ...
  • Freaky Friday (2003)
20 Jul 2022

Why is Netflix TV 14? ›

Work It is a new teen comedy on Netflix starring Sabrina Carpenter and Jordan Fisher. Is Work It kid friendly? Work It is rated TV-14 for some language and sexual innuendos.

Do Netflix have R rated movies? ›

The platform still keeps its competitors close by housing non-Netflix Original rated R films right beside its original content. Films often get slapped with R ratings for varying degrees of violence, language, sexual content, and more.

What's the top 10 on Netflix right now? ›

Most Popular on Netflix: A Look at Today's Top 10
  • The Crown. Years: 2016-2022. Creator: Peter Morgan. ...
  • Love Is Blind 3. Year: 2022. Creator: Chris Coelen. ...
  • Ancient Apocalypse. Year: 2022. ...
  • Manifest. Year: 2022. ...
  • Warrior Nun. Year: 2022. ...
  • Where the Crawdads Sing. Year: 2022. ...
  • Falling For Christmas. Year: 2022. ...
  • The Bad Guys. Year: 2022.
14 Nov 2022

Is 14 a tween? ›

What Age Is a Tween? The definition of 'tween' varies, with some using it describe children aged 10-14 years, some 8-12 years and others who use it only to describe girls… but I think the most accurate definition of a tween or 'tweenager' is any child, boy or girl, aged 9-13 years.

Can 14 year olds watch dark? ›

There were “F” bombs all throughout the show. I don't mind some bad words here and there to be honest, but in this show it's way overdone in my opinion. There is also violence and some sexual situations. I know kids will say they are exposed to it all, but I personally don't think this show is for anyone under 18.

Can you watch R rated movies at 14? ›

R: Restricted - Under 17 requires accompanying parent or guardian. Children under 17 are not allowed to attend R-rated movies unless accompanied by a parent or legal guardian 25 years of age or older.

What will Netflix remove in 2022? ›

'Clueless,' 'Knight Rider,' and 'The Color Purple' are among the titles leaving Netflix in November 2022.

Is work it appropriate for 12 year olds? ›

This movie might appeal to 8-12 year olds; however, there are some WILDLY INAPPROPRIATE scenes that just should not be in there. The worst was when a guy on a rival dance team gets an erection and the team is disqualified. The camera cuts to a close up of the guy's pants and lingers for an awkward amount of time.

Does work have swearing? ›

Profanity: There are over two dozen profanities in the film, including 14 terms of deity, 7 scatological curses, and a smattering of minor curse words and anatomical terms.

Is there such thing as rated Z? ›


A “Z” rating can mean different things. While it nearly always means a high performance tire for high-performing sports cars, “Z” may actually appear in the middle of a tire's size information.

Whats the hottest on Netflix? ›

The 11 Steamiest Movies on HBO Max Right Now
  • Call Me By Your Name (2017) ...
  • You Get Me (2017) ...
  • Elisa & Marcela (2019) ...
  • 365 Days: This Day (2022) ...
  • Eyes Wide Shut (1999) ...
  • Through My Window (2022) ...
  • American Beauty (1999) ...
  • The Next 365 Days (2022)
2 Oct 2022

What are 5 most watched Netflix? ›

Watched for 84.31 million hours this week. Watched for 79.27 million hours this week.
Most Popular TV (English)
#TV (English)Hours viewed in first 28 days
1Stranger Things 41,352,090,000
2DAHMER: Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story856,220,000
3Bridgerton: Season 2656,260,000
4Bridgerton: Season 1625,490,000
6 more rows

What is number 1 on Netflix now? ›

Netflix Top 10 in the United States
1(1)The Lincoln Lawyer
2(4)Wrong Side of the Tracks
3(5)Jackass 4.5
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What is the most watched on Netflix 2022? ›

As of October 2022, the most popular English-language Netflix TV show of all time was the fourth season of American science-fiction series "Stranger Things," based on number of hours viewed in the show's first 28 days on the platform. It counted over 1.3 billion hours viewed.


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