Netflix shows and movies provide a plethora of both classic and unique names! We’ve scoured popular Netflix offerings like The Crown, Firefly Lane, Ginny and Georgia, Locke & Key, Ozark, Peaky Blinders, Sweet Magnolias, Virgin River, and The Queen’s Gambit for the best baby names.
Netflix-Inspired Baby Names
Netflix-Inspired Boy Baby Names
Allistair Russell is the creepy new neighbor who lives across the street from the main character Anna in The Woman in the Window. Other classic boy names from the psychological thriller film are:
- Ed — the police detective
- David — Anna’s roommate
- Ethan — Allistair’s son
Bode Locke is the main character in the series Locke & Key. Other great boy names from the show are:
- Tyler — Bode’s brother
Cal Maddox is the main character Maddie’s son’s baseball coach and her new love interest in the series Sweet Magnolias. Other great boy names from the show are:
- Tyler and Kyle — Maddie’s sons
- Erik — the chef at Maddie’s best friend Dana Sue’s restaurant
Jack Sheridan is the restaurant and bar owner and main character Mel’s love interest in the series Virgin River.
Johnny Ryan is Tully and Kate’s boss (and Kate’s husband) in the series Firefly Lane. Other great boy names from the show are:
- Max — Tully’s love interest
- Travis — Kate’s love interest
Marcus is the name of the main character Ginny’s love interest in the series Ginny and Georgia. Other great boy names from the show are:
- Hunter — Ginny’s other love interest
- Austin — Ginny’s little brother
Marty Byrd is the name of the lovable but villainous main character in the series Ozark. Another great boy name from the show is:
- Jonah — Marty’s son
Portraying actual events, Prince Philip became Duke of Edinburgh after marrying soon-to-be Queen Elizabeth II in the historical drama series The Crown. Other British royal family boy names in the historical drama are:
- Charles, Andrew, and Edward — Philip and Elizabeth’s sons
Sherlock Holmes is the main character Enola’s infamous detective brother in the film Enola Holmes. Another interesting name from the show is:
- Mycroft — Sherlock and Enola’s older brother
Simon marries the main character Daphne Bridgerton, Duchess of Hastings, in the period drama series Bridgerton. Other classic boy names from the show are:
- Anthony and Colin — Daphne’s brothers
Thomas “Tommy” Shelby is the main character in the historical fiction crime drama series Peaky Blinders. Other great boy names from the show are:
Netflix-Inspired Girl Baby Names
Ada Shelby is the main character Tommy’s sister in Peaky Blinders. Another wonderful girl name in the show is Polly.
Dr. Anna Fox is the child psychologist and main character in The Woman in the Window. Another classic girl name in this psychological thriller is Jane.
Queen Elizabeth II is the star of The Crown. Other British royal family girl names are:
- Anne — Elizabeth’s daughter
- Margaret — Elizabeth’s sister
- Diana — Elizabeth’s daughter-in-law
Elizabeth “Beth” Harmon is the orphaned chess prodigy and opiate-addicted protagonist in the miniseries The Queen’s Gambit.
Daphne Bridgerton is the main character in Bridgerton. The show is filled with great girl names like:
Enola, the younger sister of the infamous sleuth Sherlock Holmes, is obviously the main character in Enola Holmes. Another unique name from the film is:
- Eudoria — Enola, Sherlock, and Mycroft’s eccentric mother
Georgia Miller and her daughter Ginny are Ginny and Georgia’s namesake main characters. Another great girl name from the show is:
- Maxine — Ginny’s best friend and neighbor
Judy Hale is one of the two main characters in the dark comedy series Dead to Me. The other main character is her best friend and partner-in-crime, Jen.
Kinsey Locke is one of the three siblings and main characters in Locke & Key. Other girl names from the show are:
Maddie Townsend is the recently divorced mother of two and the main character in Sweet Magnolias. Other great girl names in the show are:
- Dana Sue and Helen — Maddie’s best friends
- Noreen — Maddie’s husband’s new wife
- Annie — Dana Sue’s daughter
Mel, short for Melinda, Monroe is the nurse practitioner and main character in Virgin River. Other great girl names in the show are:
- Hope — Mel’s boss’ wife
- Charmaine — the mother of Mel’s love interest, Jack’s baby
Tully Hart is one of the two main characters in Firefly Lane. The other main character, of course, is Kate, Tully’s best friend.
Wendy is the main character Marty Byrd’s equally villainous wife in Ozark. Other great girl names in the show are:
- Ruth — Marty’s highly valued employee
- Charlotte — Marty and Wendy’s daughter
I hope these ideas give you some fun inspiration as you choose a name for your child! Let us know your favorite Netflix or movie-inspired baby names in the comments!