Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s £112m Netflix deal ‘could include a documentary on Princess Diana’ – but Royal sources warn it could ‘fuel tensions between him and William’

You must evoke Shakespeare’s Henry V at Agincourt: ‘By Jove, I am not covetous for gold,/ Nor care I who doth feed upon my cost;/ It yearns me not if men my garments wear;/ Such outward things dwell not in my desires:/ But if it be a sin to covet honour,/ I am the most […]

‘Wet Hot American Summer’ Prequel Creator and Cast Speak About Its Netflix Revival

Fans of the original movie will appreciate the series’ classic absurdist humor and learning how characters such as Henry, Gene, Lindsay, Abby Bernstein, “the Beekeeper” and even the can of vegetables get to where they do on the last day of camp. Instead of building up to a talent show, as in the original film, […]

Netflix Says ‘Wet Hot American Summer’ to Return—in the 1990s

“Summer camp for us was such a rich, heightened, dramatic time,” Wain tells Newsweek last year, “so I don’t think you ever run out of stories to tell in that world. And of course, we always just had great affection for those particular characters and those storylines and those actors, and so doing more of […]

The Trial of the Chicago 7 trailer brings one of the most infamous trials in American history to Netflix

Release: The film was originally slated for a theatrical release by Paramount Pictures, though the rights were ultimately sold to Netflix amid the COVID-19 pandemic, with Netflix releasing the film on October 16

Has India stumped Netflix and Amazon Prime Video?

“Netflix is not used to being a laggard in online video. And yet, the reality of India is that it is Hotstar that is shaping the premium OTT video space. We made the download feature available for users right from the start — perhaps one of the first premium OTT platforms in the world to […]

The Seven Best Shows and Films to Stream This Weekend on Netflix, Hulu and Amazon

Americans don’t seem too keen on watching the Olympics. A Gallup poll published shortly before the games began found that only 48 percent of Americans plan to watch a “great deal” or “fair amount” of the Olympics, down from 59 percent in 2012 and similar levels reported since 2000. So even though the games come […]

Netflix Just Disrupted Itself. Why?

Bajaria’s promotion and Holland’s exit won’t dramatically change what Netflix subscribers see, certainly not anytime soon. For one thing, it’s important to keep in mind that while the best-known execs at the company obviously play a key role in determining what kind of shows get made at the streamer, Netflix remains remarkably decentralized. Mid-level execs […]

Members of Congress demand Netflix is investigated by DOJ for ‘distributing child porn’ after outrage over ‘Cuties’ which viewers claim ‘sexualizes young girls and could encourage pedophilia’

‘Undeterred by the girls’ initial brutal dismissal and eager to escape her family’s simmering dysfunction, Amy, through an ignited awareness of her burgeoning femininity, propels the group to enthusiastically embrace an increasingly sensual dance routine, sparking the girls’ hope to twerk their way to stardom at a local dance contest.’   

Royal officials ‘will examine Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s $150m Netflix deal’ after they agreed to approval of any new commercial ventures when couple quit public life

This documentary, which won an Oscar, tells the story of a Chinese billionaire who opened a factory in a former General Motors plant and hired 2,000 people. It was billed as ‘early days of hope and optimism give way to setbacks as high-tech China clashes with working-class America’.

Behind the ’80s-Inspired Music of ‘Wet Hot American Summer’

Viewers of Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp—which began streaming on Netflix last week and takes place on the first day of a Maine sleepaway camp in 1981—will likely find themselves playing Name That Tune. But Shazam searches will be unsuccessful; from the Broadway musical, Electro City, that the counselors perform to the […]