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Netflix Says ‘Umbrella Academy’ Has Drawn 45 Million Global Viewers

Superhero fatigue? Not even close. Netflix's Umbrella Academy hit the streaming platform this past February to rave reviews for its diverse cast, enticing story, and eye-popping visuals. After having already renewed it for a second season, Netflix announced an even bigger feat reached by the superhero show. The streaming giant said in its 2019 Q1 ...

Netflix’s ‘Armistead Maupin’s Tales of the City’ Launches June 7 + First Look Photos

Home is a feeling. Netflix has announced today that its newest limited series, Armistead Maupin’s Tales of the City, will officially debut on June 7. Check out the exclusive first look at the series below! Inspired by the books of Armistead Maupin, Netflix Original Limited Series Armistead Maupin’s Tales of the Citybegins a new chapter in ...

Dave Bautista To Star In Zack Snyder’s ‘Army Of The Dead’

Dave Bautista has been to the far reaches of the Marvel universe, and the broken world of Los Angeles 2049. Now, he'll make his way to a zombie-ridden Las Vegas. Deadline has exclusively reported that the Guardians of the Galaxy star has officially been cast in Zack Snyder's newest project, Army of the Dead. The ...

Netflix Casts John Cho, Mustafa Shakir, & More for Live-Action ‘Cowboy Bebop’ Series

The live-action Cowboy Bebop series at Netflix seems to have found the majority of its main cast. John Cho, Daniella Pineda, Alex Hassell, and Mustafa Shakir are all said to have been cast in lead roles in the series. Cho will be playing Spike Spiegel, who has been described by Netflix as "an impossibly cool ...

Tiffany Haddish Producing Stand-Up Comedy Series ‘Tiffany Haddish Presents: They Ready’ For Netflix

Tiffany Haddish is set to bring more diversity to Netflix's growing realm of comedy. The breakout star of Girls Trip and Night School has signed on to executive produce a series of stand-up specials for the streaming giant. The show, titled Tiffany Haddish Presents: They Ready, will feature six of Haddish's favorite comics in half-hour specials. "I ...

Netflix Releases First Look at Uma Thurman-led Horror Series ‘Chambers’

Uma Thurman is coming to Netflix and she's bringing a new horror series with her. A young heart attack survivor becomes consumed by the mystery surrounding the heart that saved her life. However, the closer she gets to uncovering the truth about her donor's sudden death, the more she starts taking on the characteristics of ...

Netflix to Develop Modern ‘Three Musketeers’ Movie With Writer Harrison Query

Alexandre Dumas‘ classic adventure tale, The Three Musketeers, has been retold time after time. Now, Netflix has stepped up to the plate and plans to take the popular story.  According to a report from The Hollywood Reporter, the streaming service has picked up Harrison Query's pitch for a modern take on the Dumas classic. The ...

Netflix Cancels ‘One Day at a Time’

Netflix has opted to not pick up its family comedy, One Day at a Time, despite the show receiving critical praise during it's past three seasons. The third season recently debuted on Feb. 8 and the series has a 98 percent rating among critics and 91 percent audience score on RottenTomatoes.com. Based on the 1975 ...

Greek Mythology Series ‘Gods & Heroes’ in the Works at Netflix

The world of Greek Mythology is coming to Netflix. The streaming giant announced today that an all-new anime series Gods & Heroes, is in the works. The eight-episode show hails from Charley and Vlas Parlapanides, and has Castlevania animation team, Powerhouse Animation, crafting the art for the series. https://twitter.com/NXOnNetflix/status/1105513821001535488 Gods & Heroes tells the story ...

‘Triple Frontier’ Film Review

Triple Frontier is a film that has ‘literally’ been years in the making. The film was commissioned back in 2010, with Tom Hanks and Johnny Depp signing on to star, a script from Mark Boal, and Kathryn Bigelow at the helm. Some five years later, production continued to stall and Bigelow left because she wanted ...

Netflix Responds to Steven Spielberg’s Attempt To Block Streaming Giant From Oscars

While it may be indirect, Netflix has finally responded to Steven Spielberg's crusade against blocking the streamer from competing at the Oscars. The streaming giant didn’t name Spielberg directly in its tweet, but considering his views on Netflix films and the Academy Awards, it seems like the statement is associated with the Ready Player One ...

Steven Spielberg To Discuss His Netflix/Oscars Concerns At Upcoming Academy Meeting

After Roma managed to score a whopping ten nominations at this year's Academy Awards, and win three, the Academy will discuss rules that would level the playing field between streamers and movie studios. One director however, would rather see Netflix not compete all together. For the last few years, a heated debate has commenced amongst ...

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