An overview of all Netflix Biographical Dramas movies and series. 56 titles were found.
During the Cuban Revolution, a young journalist travels to Havana to meet Ernest Hemingway, the larger-than-life author who deeply inspired him.
A little girl is torn between her artist mother and playwright father when they divorce and rethink their lives during turbulent times in 1980s Cuba.
A canny federal agent navigates a deadly world in which one mistake could get him killed: the criminal underworld of Colombia, ruled by Pablo Escobar.
U.S. Navy SEAL marksman Chris Kyle racks up an unprecedented number of kills in Iraq, even as his home life starts to slip away from him.
This powerhouse biopic traces the legendary James Brown's rocky road from humble origins to superstardom as the Godfather of Soul.
, Lennie James
, Fred Melamed
, Viola Davis
, Octavia Spencer
, Jill Scott
, Nelsan Ellis
, Craig Robinson
, Chadwick Boseman
, Tika Sumpter
, Jacinte Blankenship
Emerging from a childhood fraught with adversity, a Brazilian soccer player barrels into the game with unmatched focus and indelible skills.
, Colm Meaney
, Milton Gonçalves
, Seu Jorge
, Seth Michaels
, André Mattos
, Phil Miler
, Kevin de Paula
, Leonardo Lima Carvalho
, Mariana Nunes
, Felipe Simas
, Rafael Henriques
As his fame and fortune grow, country-western singer Hank Williams struggles with drug and alcohol abuse and a series of tormented relationships.
Prior to World War I, Cambridge don G.H. Hardy helps Indian math prodigy Srinivasa Ramanujan navigate the labyrinth of academia and racial prejudice.
After a five-year hiatus, troubled jazzman Miles Davis teams up with a brash reporter to retrieve a stolen recording and reignite his career.
This crime drama inspired by real events recounts the sensational prison escape of Mexican drug kingpin Joaquín Guzmán Loera, aka El Chapo.
This biopic profiles Andries Riphagen, a Dutch criminal who blackmailed Jews in hiding during World War II and was responsible for hundreds of deaths.
The inspiring true story of a woman whose simple invention might make her a millionaire -- if she can survive her dysfunctional family.
Striving for popularity among his well–heeled classmates, a working-class student at an elite private school deals cocaine to raise his social status.
A disenfranchised 16-year-old girl connects to an older man on the internet and after a brief one-sided affair descends into obsession and anorexia.
Pregnant, abandoned and destitute, gifted writer Xiao Hong embarks on a daring literary career in the face of patriarchy, privation and war.
In 1970s Australia, two teen boys fall in love with each other and defeat obstacles to their 15-year relationship, until a new crisis comes their way.
The true story of Yale researcher Stanley Milgram's controversial psychological experiments that revealed disturbing truths about human behavior.
, Dennis Haysbert
, John Leguizamo
, Winona Ryder
, Lori Singer
, Peter Sarsgaard
, Josh Hamilton
, Vondie Curtis-Hall
, Edoardo Ballerini
, Anton Yelchin
, Taryn Manning
, Jim Gaffigan
, Kellan Lutz
A student filmmaker vengefully turns his camera on his bitter mom and washed-up rock star stepdad in this dramedy based on a documentary.